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Chatham Vacation Rental home in Cape Cod MA, 200 yards Forest Beach and 50 yards to a private swimming beach | ID 15198
3 BR
2 baths
Sleeps 6
Beds: 1 queen, 4 twins
Beach: 200 yards Forest Beach and 50 yards to a private swimming beach
Guest Reviews: 25 reviews 25 reviews
Daily
Weekly
Monthly
Off-season 2022/23
$250
Summer 2023
 
Off-season 2023/24
$250
Off-season 2022/23
$800 - $1,800
Summer 2023
$2,700 - $3,000
Off-season 2023/24
$1,000 - $2,700
Off-season 2022/23
$2,000 - $7,200
Summer 2023
$10,000
Off-season 2023/24
$2,000 - $7,000
Listed by Bill Bogardus
Active
14+ years
Property ID 15198
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Description

Description

Enjoy your own PRIVATE BEACH (perfect for the current social distancing regulations) just 50 yards away on this south facing waterfront property located on Nantucket Sound in South Chatham.

We are in a quiet neighborhood with a gorgeous view of Nantucket Sound. The house has 3 bedrooms and sleeps 6. There are two full bathrooms along with an outside hot/cold water shower, plus a full size living room, dining room, and kitchen with a dishwasher. The bedrooms include one with a queen bed; the other two bedrooms each have twin bed sets. In front of the house is a patio with a gas grill, a table, umbrella and six chairs, so you can enjoy the water view from inside or outside.
There is a clothes washer and dryer for your own use in the house. Parking is available for two cars. There is also a high definition television with cable (including NESN) and a DVD player available for your use, as well as a free wireless connection. There are beach chairs kept at our private beach for your use. Enjoy the calm and warm Nantucket Sound water on our very own sunny and sandy beach. The beach has clean sand and a gentle slope into the warm water of Nantucket Sound. The beach is perfect for swimming, walking and relaxation.

The living room has 2 full size sofas, coffee table, and some side chairs. The dining room is well suited for 6 people. The full kitchen is equipped with cookware, dinnerware, glasses and utensils, as well as a stove/oven, dishwasher, microwave, refrigerator, toaster oven and a coffee maker.

Bring your own sheets and towels.

THERE IS A SECOND HOUSE (MIRROR IMAGE) WHICH IS IDENTICAL TO THE ABOVE LISTED HOUSE LOCATED 20 YARDS AWAY. Houses can be rented individually or booked at the same time for two families to share while on their vacation and still maintain their own individual privacy. Rent one or both houses.

Perfect for swimming, walking and relaxing. No pets.

Each cottage is approximately 50 yards to the private beach.
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Location

Location - South Chatham

Nearest beach: 200 yards Forest Beach and 50 yards to a private swimming beach

41.6693105 -70.0278396 0
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Pricing & Availability

Pricing & Availability

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Additional availability info: This is a Saturday to Saturday vacation rental.

Payment Methods: Personal checks

Additional Pricing Info: discounts for off season weeks and for multiple weeks in season, State and local taxes of 14.45% will apply

Minimum Stay Requirements:
  • Off-season 2022/23
    2 nights
  • Summer 2023
    7 nights
  • Off-season 2023/24
    2 nights
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Calendar Last Updated: November 30, 2022

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Amenities

Amenities

  • On a salt water beach On a salt water beach

  • Central air Central air

  • A/C unit(s) A/C unit(s)

  • Outdoor shower Outdoor shower

  • Washer&dryer Washer&dryer

  • No Pets No Pets

  • Internet Internet

  • Deck, porch or patio Deck, porch or patio

  • BBQ-grill BBQ-grill

  • TV TV

  • Cable/satellite TV Cable/satellite TV

  • Coffee maker Coffee maker



    Green Amenities

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    • ENERGY STAR appliances ENERGY STAR appliances

    • LED lighting LED lighting

    • Electric vehicle charger Electric vehicle charger

    About our green amenities: solar power

    Reviews

    Guest Reviews

    25 reviews
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    Great location, great house, and great host! Highly recommended!

    We have rented a number of vacation homes in different places including on Cape Cod and Martha's Vineyard and this was truly a great experience! The location is amazing and is literally just steps to the owner's private beach. It's in a quiet neighborhood and a short drive to everything Chatham, Harwich and Harwichport have to offer. The house itself (which seems to have been built in the last 10 years) was very clean, comfortable and up-to-date with good sized bedrooms and bathrooms. While old, rustic cottages sometimes have their charm, it was nice to have modern accommodations, appliances and amenities with everything in good working condition.

    The kitchen was perhaps one of the best equipped we have encountered in any rental with everything you need although with all the wonderful restaurant and take out options in the area we only cooked in one night. (The Talkative Pig Restaurant is a nice choice and is just at the top of the road.) There is a patio with a table and chairs outside the house where we enjoyed having happy hour.

    We stayed in May and had a stretch of great weather and were able to hang out on the private beach. The available beach chairs were a nice, helpful amenity. We also enjoyed visiting a number of the other beautiful beaches in Chatham as well as some in Eastham and Truro. The host was gracious and welcoming and genuinely seemed to want us to enjoy ourselves during our stay. Overall it was very positive experience and we hope to return! Highly recommended!
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    Date of Stay: May 2021
    Date Submitted: December 2021
    Member since Apr 2021
    Wonderful week

    We had a wonderful stay at this home during April vacation week. I thought the house might be too small but there was plenty of room for our family of 5. Bill and Hal were wonderful hosts and the house had every amenity we needed.

    You have a beautiful water view from the patio and really are just steps away from the beach. We hope to come back to this wonderful spot.

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    Date of Stay: April 2021
    Date Submitted: April 2021
    Member since Jun 2020
    Sure Cure for the CV-19 Blues...

    ...was our most excellent vacation week at "The Sea"! Our second time here and, as before, everything was absolutely perfect. Bill B is a kind and generous host. Both his Sand and Sea cottages are unmatched for location, cleanliness, amenities, and comfort. Three bedrooms, two full baths, modern kitchen with every conceivable appliance, new washer & dryer in the basement, and a complete array of outdoor goodies. We originally had this booked for June but Bill graciously allowed us to switch to an October week. In my 40 plus years of Cape Cod vacationing, Bill's properties stand out as the benchmark for excellence! show more show less

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    Date of Stay: October 2020
    Date Submitted: October 2020
    Member since Jun 2018
    Nice Place - Not Nice Cleaning Lady

    We really enjoyed our time spent at thIs rental property. It is situated just steps from a private beach. The views from the property are beautiful. The owners were lovely and easy to work with.

    Sadly, our departure left a really bad taste in our mouth after what was such a nice week. The cleaning lady had been at the other property (there are 2 identical houses) the morning of our departure. We had been packing our car while also wrangling 2 small children. Check out is at 10am. At 9:50 am the cleaning lady came to our door with all her supplies telling us we needed to check out. We said we thought check out was at 10am. She said we needed to leave and that she was going to start cleaning the outside patio area (worth mentioning I had personally already wiped down the grill, table, and chairs with Clorox wipes we brought).

    While we finished packing the car she was hovering and cleaning within 6 feet of us (hello Covid). This flustered our family enough that we couldn't have the kids playing outside while trying to pack since she was so close (again Covid), one of us could only finish packing the car at this point, and it actually delayed us further. We ended up being completely done at 10:10am (so 10 minutes late) and pulled out of the driveway at 10:15am (after making sure gps was set, kids good, and we could be on our way). I understand the need to turn over a property for new guests that are arriving but I think there needs to be some grace given to a family who is visibility trying to hustle and get packed up to leave.

    Also, worth noting we left the property spotless, all bathroom and kitchen surfaces disinfected, and floors swept. Hopefully this helped expedite the cleaning process in the house.
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    Date of Stay: September 2020
    Date Submitted: October 2020
    Member since Jul 2018
    Excellent Waterfront Spot

    My family of four had the pleasure of staying at Bill's for a week. The cottage is spacious and just steps away from a private beach. Perfect for swimming, sunbathing, and taking long walks on the beach. The week we were there was quite hot and humid, and the central air was very nice to have.

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    Date of Stay: August 2020
    Date Submitted: August 2020
    San Francisco, CA
    Member since Aug 2020
    Great spot to enjoy the cape

    Our family loves everything about vacationing at Bill's. The house is comfortable and well equipped, the 20 second walk to the private beach and the peaceful neighborhood perfect for family walks. It's a great spot to enjoy the Cape.

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    Date of Stay: July 2020
    Date Submitted: September 2020
    Wrentham, MA
    Member since Sep 2020
    Amazing Location and Hidden Gem

    We stayed at the cottage in July and our expectations were exceeded. It was better than the pictures in the listing. In fact, since posting my own pictures of our vacation on social media, I had several friends reach out to me for details on the property. Unfortunately it was already booked solid for the summer! The private beach really is just steps away. With two young children, it was a perfect spot for us to setup each day. We didn't pay to visit a public beach once during our week and we never felt the need to. We had plenty of space to play in the sand, swim, and go for long beach walks.

    The cottage is tucked into a nice South Chatham neighborhood right by Forest Street Beach, and this made for nice safe walking and running around the neighborhood. It was extremely quiet and peaceful and truly felt like a vacation.

    The cottage itself was clean and spacious and had everything we needed. Beach chairs were provided, which was a nice amenity when your SUV is already packed solid for vacation! The outdoor shower was so good we didn't shower inside once! The patio was a perfect spot for happy hour each night and there is just something about a post-beach cocktail when you can hear, see, and smell the ocean. If you're looking for a place to truly unwind, this is it. We look forward to returning!
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    Date of Stay: July 2020
    Date Submitted: August 2020
    Needham, MA
    Member since Feb 2012
    Wonderful!

    My family of 5 had a wonderful stay at this beach home. It was the cleanest house we've ever rented, and Bill and his wife were excellent hosts. The house has beautiful views of the ocean and the private beach can't be beat! FYI, There is a long set of steps to go down to get to the beach. We look forward to returning next year!

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    Date of Stay: July 2020
    Date Submitted: September 2020
    Doylestown, PA
    Member since May 2020
    Fantastic vacation spot

    We had an amazing time here! The house is clean and well maintained. The pictures accurately represent the house. The kitchen was well stocked, as well as the house. We felt very safe staying here. The beach really is just a few steps away and private and beautiful. Any request or question we had was quickly responded to and taken care of. I highly recommend this house and can't wait to go back!!

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    Date of Stay: June 2020
    Date Submitted: August 2020
    Framingham, MA
    Member since Feb 2010
    Perfect Location for a Cape Cod Vacation!

    We can't say enough good things about Bill and his amazing cottage! Incredibly well done and equally well equipped; stocked with all the basic sundries anyone would need; located in an ideal, convenient, yet secluded South Chatham location...and all this with a readily available if needed, but privacy respecting owner. We've been coming to the Cape for vacations for almost 40 years, and this was by far the best place we've ever rented. Thanks so much, Bill!...we hope to see you again.

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    Date of Stay: October 2018
    Date Submitted: November 2018
    Member since Jun 2018
    About

    About Bill Bogardus

    Member since:
    4/8/2008
    Reviews:
    25 reviews
    Response Time:
    Within a day
    Response Rate:
    100%
    I have been coming to this special place since I was born and am now lucky enough to live here year round. I have owned this property by myself since 2009; in 2011 I updated everything. That is brand new buildings with all the comforts one would want: two (2) full bathrooms, A/C and heat, wireless internet - all the comforts of your own home. I love this spot and I know you will as well.


    What is special about this property?
    This property is located directly on Nantucket Sound with an 180 degree view, nice sandy beach and a very quiet neighborhood. A place to enjoy Cape Cod at its finest. Your outdoor patio provides the view and a place to grill and enjoy your evening meal; plus a nice bench at the top of the bluff so you can relax and enjoy your morning coffee or evening drink.

    What is special about your town?
    Chatham is the quiet town on Cape Cod; lots of nice shops downtown and great viewing spots to enjoy views of the Atlantic Ocean as well as Nantucket Sound. Good restaurants in town and nearby areas. This is the area people most want to visit.

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