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Restored Seaport Home

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Details
Property
cottage
People
6
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
2 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday cottage in Pipes Cove - The Captain's Cottage

At entrance to Greenport Village & a few blocks from beautiful Peconic Bay Beach

The Captain’s Cottage is located in the seaport Village of Greenport on the North Fork of Long Island. George Graber was a Steamship Captain and the son of a renowned Schooner Smack Captain William Anderson Graber. He grew up one street over on Fifth Street, and when he married his wife Theresa Locker he moved in with her family to this cottage. More recently it was the home to the National SCRABBLE Association.

Just a few minutes’ walk from the restored 1880s home are the Shelter Island Ferry, the Hampton Jitney and the Long Island Railroad train station. When you arrive at that beautiful spot you won’t believe you are only 100 miles from midtown Manhattan.

Within a few blocks of this cozy home you can be sunbathing at the Fourth Street beach, fishing off the Fifth Street dock, playing with your children at the beach park or walking to town to sample one of the fine restaurants Greenport boasts. Why not try a tasting at the local Greenport Harbor Brewery or learn how to shuck your own oysters at the dockside Little Creek Oyster? A comprehensive sampling of local menus will be provided at the cottage.

The 2-story cottage is at the corner of the Main Road and Fourth Streets sleeps 6 and features three bedrooms: Queen, full and a room with two twin beds. There are 2 bathrooms, a full kitchen, dining room, living room and a small den-home office or game room. There is ample on-site parking and a screened porch for outdoor dining. This is a no-smoking property. We welcome families. Sorry no pets.

Property owners live 4 blocks away and will be happy to share information during your visit. Please note - the electronic calendar on this site does not necessarily reflect up-to-the-moment bookings. Please email owner for more information and kindly include the names of the guests who will be traveling with you.

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible

Owner
Jane Ratsey Williams
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
11 November, 2016
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About Jane Ratsey Williams

Owner

Jane Ratsey Williams purchased this cottage in 2000

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(25 traveller reviews)

Restored Seaport Home
average rating of 4.96 based on 25 reviews
5

Amazing home just steps from town!

  • 5 of 5

I stayed here with 5 family members and we had a wonderful time walking through town, riding the Carousel and eating seafood at Claudio's.

This house is very comfortable, clean and had many charming amenities like board games and books for the entire family. The owner Jane is very sweet and accommodating.

I highly recommend staying here if you ever travel to Greenport, NY!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 29, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Very charming old historic house

  • 5 of 5

Very clean, nice amenities, and the owner extremely helpful.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 29, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Scotch Plains, NJ
5

Beautiful Greenport Cottage!

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely stay at the Captain's Cottage! Jane was a welcoming host, who quickly and graciously responded to our inquiries and needs. The home is located right at the edge of downtown - just steps from all of the shops, restaurants, train, ferry, carousel, and the 5th street beach. It was wonderful to walk everywhere with our two young children. Jane provided many amenities for us and our children making the house really feel like home! The pack-and-play, beach toys, bath toys, games, and puzzles were all perfect. I particularly enjoyed the chocolates upon arrival! The kitchen is well-equipped and it was so easy to pick up some food at the local IGA and have breakfast at the house. One thing to note, because the house is on a main street there is some traffic noise early in the morning/evening. We wake up quite early, so it wasn't an issue for us. Overall, a terrific vacation rental! Thank you again, Jane! We hope to visit beautiful Greenport again soon!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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New York
5

Great home away from home in Greenport

  • 5 of 5

Home is welcoming and perfectly situated blocks from great restaurants, the carousel / marina, and the Fifth Street beach. Jane went above and beyond to make sure we had a perfect stay that exceeded high expectations. We look forward to returning soon.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful property and great location for a relaxing stay

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay at the Captain's Cottage. Jane was a fantastic host and made us feel right at home. The property is on the edge of downtown Greenport, within a two minute walk to restaurants, cafes, grocery stores, and liquor stores. The beach is also a short walk away, though we ended up driving elsewhere during our stay. Having extra beach towels provided was great.

We loved the property--all rooms were clean and neat, the air conditioning was fast and efficient (perfect for the 90 degree August heat!), and the numerous board games in the living room were nice touch. We would love to stay again next time we are in the area!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect Place to Stay in Greenport!

  • 5 of 5

From pre-booking through post-departure, everything about the house and owner was perfect. Jane was extremely helpful and hospitable prior to arrival and during the trip, promptly answering all questions and providing great recommendations.

The house itself is immaculate, and unlike other rentals that cram as many beds into a room and go cheap on the finishes, this beautiful, homey house more than comfortably sleeps 6 and has gorgeous touches and finishes. The location of the house is also perfect as it is only a 2 minute walk to the town and 5-10 minute walk to the 5th Street beach.

Greenport in general, is an excellent, centrally located spot in North Fork. Besides being 10 minutes from Shelter Island, the town is only a 15/20 minute drive from the wineries and farms, 10 minutes from Orient Point, and there are at least 5 different beaches within a 20 minute radius.

I could not recommend this rental and town enough!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
55 Miles
MacArthur Airport
Nearest Ferry
Shelter Island Ferry
Nearest Train
Long Island Railroad
Nearest Beach
Fifth Street Beach

The Captain’s Cottage is located in the seaport Village of Greenport on the North Fork of Long Island. George Graber was a Steamship Captain and the son of a renowned Schooner Smack Captain William Anderson Graber. He grew up one street over on Fifth Street, and when he married his wife Theresa Locker he moved in with her family to this cottage. More recently it was the home to the National SCRABBLE Association.

Just a few minutes’ walk from the restored 1880s home are the Shelter Island Ferry, the Hampton Jitney and the Long Island Railroad train station. When you arrive at that beautiful spot you won’t believe you are only 100 miles from midtown Manhattan.

Within a few blocks of this cozy home you can be sunbathing at the Fourth Street beach, fishing off the Fifth Street dock, playing with your children at the beach park or walking to town to sample one of the fine restaurants Greenport boasts. Why not try a tasting at the local Greenport Harbor Brewery or learn how to shuck your own oysters at the dockside Little Creek Oyster? A comprehensive sampling of local menus will be provided at the cottage.

The 2-story cottage sleeps 6 and features three bedrooms: Queen, full and a room with two twin beds. There are 2 bathrooms, a full kitchen, dining room, living room and a small den-game room. There is ample on-site parking and a screened porch for outdoor dining. This is a no-smoking property. We welcome families. Sorry no pets.

Property owners live 4 blocks away.

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Pipes Cove, North Fork

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£878
for 2 nights
From
£439
£2,460
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £157
Tax Rate 11.62%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Pipes Cove in North Fork

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Downstairs - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Upstairs - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • East - 1 Large Double Bed
    Front - 2 Single Bed
    South - 1 Double Bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing

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