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Pristine Boathouse on Quissett Harbor walk to beach
Woods Hole, Quissett Harbor Vacation Rental - ID 21777

2 BR
1 bath
Sleeps 5
Beds: 2 BRs: 1 queen, 2 doubles, 1 Queen Sofabed
Beach: "The Knob" &/or Children's Beach 500 yards
Guest Reviews: 17 reviews
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Off-season 2016/17
 
Summer 2017
 
Off-season 2017/18
 
Summer 2018
 
Off-season 2018/19
 
Off-season 2016/17
$1,500 - $2,900
Summer 2017
$2,900 - $3,100
Off-season 2017/18
$1,200 - $2,700
Summer 2018
$2,500 - $3,100
Off-season 2018/19
$1,500 - $2,900
Off-season 2016/17
$8,300 - $9,100
Summer 2017
$10,000 - $12,000
Off-season 2017/18
$4,600 - $13,000
Summer 2018
$11,000 - $12,400
Off-season 2018/19
 
Contact Susan and Gary - ID 21777
Time active: 5 years, 1 month
Phone(s): (617) 332-7554 Phone(s): (617) 332-7554

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This private getaway is located right on pristine Quissett Harbor. Dine inside or out on an elevated deck with a retractable awning permitting all weather eating straight from the outdoor grill.

Enjoy a 500 yd stroll to two swimming beaches (The Knob or Crescent Beaches) and enjoy the late afternoon sunsets from the deck. Bike from the house to the newly developed 10 mi. Falmouth to Woods Hole Bike Path which goes north with exquisite, woodland, beach, and marsh views. Minutes to Marine Biological Labs (MBL) and Woods Hole Oceanographic (WHOI)and their noted Aquarium. Boathouse has Satellite DirectTV and Verizon internet. Boat moorings are possible through the Quissett Harbor Boatyard.

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Calendar Last Updated: May 24, 2017

Additional availability info: May-October Getaways - warm, sunny days and cool nights, uncrowded beaches and restauran. This is a Saturday to Saturday vacation rental.

Additional pricing info: Two week Special rates early June & Sept.-Oct. Please contact owner

Minimum Stay Requirements:
  • Off-season 2016/17
    7 nights
  • Summer 2017
    7 nights
  • Off-season 2017/18
    7 nights
  • Summer 2018
    7 nights
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  • Price JUNE 2017
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     $2,500            1 2
     $2,700  3 4 5 6 7 8 9
     $2,800  10 11 12 13 14 15 16
     $2,900  17 18 19 20 21 22 23
     $2,900  24 25 26 27 28 29 30
    Monthly: $8,300
  • Price JULY 2017
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     $3,100  1 2 3 4 5 6 7
     $3,100  8 9 10 11 12 13 14
     $3,100  15 16 17 18 19 20 21
     $3,100  22 23 24 25 26 27 28
     $3,100  29 30 31        
    Monthly: $10,000 - $12,000
  • Price AUGUST 2017
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     $3,100        1 2 3 4
     $3,100  5 6 7 8 9 10 11
     $3,100  12 13 14 15 16 17 18
     $3,100  19 20 21 22 23 24 25
     $3,000  26 27 28 29 30 31  
    Monthly: $11,800 - $12,000
  • Price SEPTEMBER 2017
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     $3,000              1
     $2,700  2 3 4 5 6 7 8
     $2,700  9 10 11 12 13 14 15
     $2,700  16 17 18 19 20 21 22
     $2,700  23 24 25 26 27 28 29
     $2,700  30            
    Monthly: $12,000 - $13,000
  • Price OCTOBER 2017
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     $2,700    1 2 3 4 5 6
     $2,700  7 8 9 10 11 12 13
     $2,700  14 15 16 17 18 19 20
     $2,600  21 22 23 24 25 26 27
     $2,600  28 29 30 31      
    Monthly: $5,000 - $7,000
  • Price NOVEMBER 2017
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     $2,600          1 2 3
     $1,500  4 5 6 7 8 9 10
     $1,500  11 12 13 14 15 16 17
     $1,200  18 19 20 21 22 23 24
     $1,200  25 26 27 28 29 30  
    Monthly: $4,800
  • Price DECEMBER 2017
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     $1,200              1
     $1,200  2 3 4 5 6 7 8
     $1,200  9 10 11 12 13 14 15
     $1,200  16 17 18 19 20 21 22
     $1,200  23 24 25 26 27 28 29
     $1,200  30 31          
    Monthly: $4,800
  • Price JANUARY 2018
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     $1,200      1 2 3 4 5
     $1,200  6 7 8 9 10 11 12
     $1,200  13 14 15 16 17 18 19
     $1,200  20 21 22 23 24 25 26
     $1,200  27 28 29 30 31    
    Monthly: $4,800 - $6,000
  • Price FEBRUARY 2018
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     $1,200            1 2
     $1,200  3 4 5 6 7 8 9
     $1,200  10 11 12 13 14 15 16
     $1,200  17 18 19 20 21 22 23
     $1,200  24 25 26 27 28    
    Monthly: $4,600 - $4,800
  • Price MARCH 2018
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     $1,200            1 2
     $1,200  3 4 5 6 7 8 9
     $1,200  10 11 12 13 14 15 16
     $1,200  17 18 19 20 21 22 23
     $1,200  24 25 26 27 28 29 30
     $1,200  31            
    Monthly: $4,800
  • Price APRIL 2018
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     $1,200    1 2 3 4 5 6
     $1,200  7 8 9 10 11 12 13
     $1,200  14 15 16 17 18 19 20
     $1,500  21 22 23 24 25 26 27
     $1,500  28 29 30        
    Monthly: $5,000 - $5,400
  • Price MAY 2018
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     $1,500        1 2 3 4
     $1,500  5 6 7 8 9 10 11
     $1,500  12 13 14 15 16 17 18
     $1,500  19 20 21 22 23 24 25
     $1,500  26 27 28 29 30 31  
    Monthly: $4,800 - $6,000
  • Price JUNE 2018
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     $1,500              1
     $2,000  2 3 4 5 6 7 8
     $2,000  9 10 11 12 13 14 15
     $2,000  16 17 18 19 20 21 22
     $2,500  23 24 25 26 27 28 29
     $3,000  30            
    Monthly: $10,000 - $11,500
  • Price JULY 2018
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     $3,000    1 2 3 4 5 6
     $3,100  7 8 9 10 11 12 13
     $3,100  14 15 16 17 18 19 20
     $3,100  21 22 23 24 25 26 27
     $3,100  28 29 30 31      
    Monthly: $11,000 - $12,400
  • Price AUGUST 2018
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     $3,100          1 2 3
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     $3,100  18 19 20 21 22 23 24
     $3,100  25 26 27 28 29 30 31
  • Price SEPTEMBER 2018
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     $2,900  1 2 3 4 5 6 7
     $2,900  8 9 10 11 12 13 14
     $2,800  15 16 17 18 19 20 21
     $2,800  22 23 24 25 26 27 28
     $2,800  29 30          
  • Price OCTOBER 2018
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     $2,800      1 2 3 4 5
     $2,700  6 7 8 9 10 11 12
     $2,700  13 14 15 16 17 18 19
     $2,500  20 21 22 23 24 25 26
     $2,000  27 28 29 30 31    
  • Price NOVEMBER 2018
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     $2,000            1 2
     $1,500  3 4 5 6 7 8 9
     $1,500  10 11 12 13 14 15 16
     $1,500  17 18 19 20 21 22 23
     $1,500  24 25 26 27 28 29 30
  • Price DECEMBER 2018
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  • Price JANUARY 2019
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  • Price FEBRUARY 2019
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Amenities

Amenities

Proximity to water and beach
  • on salt water
  • walk to a salt water beach
Interior
  • Washer & Dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Coffeemaker
  • Linens Included
  • Cable TV
  • Wireless or wired internet
  • No Smoking
Exterior
  • Deck/Porch/Patio
  • BBQ-Grill
Other
  • No Pets
Location

Location - Woods Hole, Quissett Harbor

Nearest beach: "The Knob" &/or Children's Beach 500 yards

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Reviews

Guest Reviews

17 reviews
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Peaceful Setting

We were very happy with our stay here. The Boathouse was clean and incredibly well-equipped with kitchen necessities, washer and dryer, linens, etc. A beautiful sunset spot every night. The owners were wonderful to interact with. We would definitely recommend this to anyone.

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Date of Stay: July 2016
Date Submitted: August 2016
Owner Response:

Thanks so much for your beautiful recommendation! It was a pleasure having people like you take such good care of our Boathouse. We treasure it too ...along with our relationship with our guests. We hope to see you back at the Boathouse soon. Best wishes, Sue & Gary

Member since Jul 2016
Great Cape Cod Getaway by the Bay

We had the pleasure of spending a week at this lovely and comfortable cottage the week of the 4th of July. We loved the location, the great view from the deck, and the proximity to a great little beach, which we really enjoyed, and to all the activities that this great little town of Falmouth has to offer.

The owners were very welcoming and extremely helpful The house is all that was advertised, and we certainly will be back in the future. We strongly recommend this lovely Boathouse, and hope that you do too. show more show less

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Date of Stay: July 2016
Date Submitted: August 2016
Owner Response:

Thank you so much for your beautiful comments. We loved meeting you and having you enjoy your stay with us. It gives us extra pleasure to see how you enjoyed The Boathouse and also how you took such good care of it during your stay. Do come back!!!

Best wishes for a good healthy year ahead!

Sue & Gary

Tarrytown, NY
Member since Jan 2016
Fabulous vacation house

The boathouse is the perfect summer vacation place for our family. We had a fabulous week - really loved paddle boarding and sailing in the harbor. We stored our two paddle boards at the lower level of the house, and it’s so convenient to put them in water. The boathouse has terrific water views. We enjoyed eating breakfast and dinner on the porch watching sail boats coming and leaving the harbor. The house is also very conveniently located (5 min to Woods Hole and Falmouth), and the kitchen is very well equipped. show more show less

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Date of Stay: June 2016
Date Submitted: July 2016
Chestnut Hill, MA
Member since Mar 2016
Perfect Stay

We stayed one week in June 2016. It was an incredibly beautiful location, the house was in the best shape, everything worked well, nice details (like coffee and tea machine, infrared ceiling heat in bathroom, very comfortable bed and so on). The owners, Sue and Gary, were great, a lot of tips and perfect explanation about the house. We will come back again for the unbelievably nice and calm terrace to relax and refill our batteries.

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Date of Stay: June 2016
Date Submitted: July 2016
Owner Response:

Dear Fabers:

Thank you so much for your beautiful and timely review. It would be a pleasure having you return next summer, perhaps even for a longer time, to "restore your batteries!"

Best wishes for the months ahead.
Sue & Gary Jacobson

Member since Jul 2016
Lovely!

We stayed at the Boathouse for a week in early summer, and everything was wonderful and as described. It is perfectly situated for walks, swims, kayaking, and bicycle trips, and we loved exploring the shops and restaurants of near-by Woods Hole and Falmouth. It was so relaxing to watch the constantly changing harbor from the deck, and we arranged a sailing lesson at the adjacent small marina. Sue and Gary were readily available with helpful suggestions and minor concerns. What a gem!

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Date of Stay: June 2015
Date Submitted: March 2016
Owner Response:

We are so delighted with your beautiful and most welcome rave review and very much look forward to your return. If you have 't made summer plans do consider some of our open weeks this summer. We'd love to welcome you back!
Sue & Gary

Concord, MA
Member since Jul 2009
Sharing my thoughts

Out of all the houses we have rented worldwide, this is the best by far. It is well designed, comfortable, roomy and ideal for relaxing by yourselves or enjoying friends. It feels like your own home, and Sue and Gary have perfectly outfitted it to make you feel that way.

And for the view of the harbor, it is spectacular from the spacious deck or the living room at any time of the day or night. This is a real WINNER.

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Date of Stay: August 2014
Date Submitted: September 2014
Bryn Mawr, PA
Member since Sep 2014
Perfect waterfront location

The boathouse is in a wonderful location and directly on the water. The harbor is very peaceful and the views are spectacular. The boathouse gets sun all afternoon, which is great. The sunsets are amazing. We rented bikes and kayaks for our vacation and used them every day. It was very easy to put kayaks in the water from where they were stored. The bike path is close by so within a few minutes you can be on it and either head to Woods Hole for lunch, shopping or just hanging out, or you can head in the other direction towards North Falmouth. Having "the knob" within walking distance was extra special. What a beautiful property and so nice to have beaches close by that you can walk or kayak to. My kids and I had a wonderful vacation. Thank you, Sue and Gary.
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Date of Stay: July 2014
Date Submitted: July 2014
Boxford, MA
Member since Mar 2014
Magical cottage!

We had a nearby wedding, and decided to stay through the 4th of July week, so we rented this cottage. It is adorable, with a gorgeous view of the harbor. We loved access to the knob for the beach and running trails, as well as how nicely tucked away the property was. It was also just a few minute drive to downtown Woods Hole and not too far from Falmouth either. Loved our time!

Date of Stay: June 2014
Date Submitted: July 2014
Washington, DC
Member since Jan 2014
Gorgeous Setting

We spent a restful, soothing week at The Boathouse. The small harbor setting is picturesque, interesting, and quiet. Swimming, fine food so close by (Anejo in Falmouth, Pie in the Sky in Woods Hole for the best Key Lime pie ever made), walking, shopping, and exploring. The Boathouse is exceptionally well kept. Clean as a whistle with so many thoughtful touches. Sue and Gary couldn't have been more helpful.
Since you are right on the water, you can watch the fog roll in at night ( a spectacular experience), see gorgeous sunsets, observe the tides first hand, and listen to the birds. You can be at a calm, protected beach or an open, wavy beach in a few minutes walk. This is walking, biking and kayaking heaven.
Thanks, Sue and Gary!
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Date of Stay: August 2013
Date Submitted: September 2013
Huntington Station, NY
Member since May 2013
Great Summer Holiday

We had a really nice stay at the boat house during the heat of July. The house was great size for our family of four, and the location was just fabulous - particularly if you have a friend with a boat!

The beach across the harbor was great swimming every day. Sitting on the deck in the early evening watching the harbor come alive at cocktail hour was also a great bonus.

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Date of Stay: July 2013
Date Submitted: February 2014
Seattle, WA
Member since Feb 2014

About Susan and Gary

Member since:
5/7/2012
Reviews:
17 reviews
Calendar Last Updated:
5/24/2017
The wonderful reviews really speak about us well. We are very caring about our wonderful Boathouse, waterfront property at Quissett Harbor. We very much like to know and to listen to our guests and their needs.

We bought this 3 A. property on which the Boathouse sits about 23 years ago and pride ourselves on its beauty, quiet location, and spectacular views. It is our hidden treasure for easy living whether our guests are bikers, windsurfers, boaters, runners, photographers, painters, or just there for a good rest and good dining both in Falmouth and nearby woods Hole. Our guests often have children who enjoy the water sports and other activites in the larger Cape setting. We are on the spot in the summer to enjoy our Main House and to oversee any needs of our guests. Come to the Boathouse and enjoy! Sue and Gary

What is special about this property?
If you read the reviews you'll get a good sense of how other people have enjoyed the Boathouse. It has a clean, open interior plan with plenty of room to park your bikes, surfboards, hang your bathing suits, and greet your own guests.

The ongoing view of sail boats from the deck is a moving, quietly enchanting scene, and the automatic awning over the deck allows for outdoor dining even when the sun is out in full swing or there are rain drops falling around you.

The amenities are complete including upgraded appliances-W/D, electric oven, coffeemaker, toaster,outdoor gas grill, even an iron and ironing board. Linens are provided unless you'd like to bring your own. There is a Queen sleep sofa for a 3d child or overnight guest as well. If you're working or staying around, we have the internet and Cable TV online for you.

What is special about your town?
Long before knowing Falmouth, we thought it was just another Cape town to pass through. But Falmouth has everything for shops, restaurants, even a fabulous hardware store, gift shops, art stores, and a super bike shop for rentals and repairs. The clothing stores go from Black Dog to top dog, plus three Super supermarkets -regular to gourmet, and a Marine Store for boating equipment. Catch summer theater at the College Light Opera (CLOC) and next to it enjoy beautiful, restored Highfield Hall and Gardens. Spend lunch with the llamas and farm animals while picking or eating organic fruits and vegetables at nearby Coonamessett Farm.

Falmouth is wooded and beachy at the same time. You can take a long walk or bike trip along the ocean on the 20 mile (round trip) bike path, or enjoy windsurfing at Racing Beach a mile away. You can easily bike to Woods Hole,Falmouth's sister town, home of the world class research center, MBL (Marine Biological Laboratories) with its wonderful small aquarium open to all.. There are occasional plays, film festival weeks, on the water restaurants, great coffee, sandwich, and ice cream shops there. For great books and DVDs, don't forget the well stocked libraries in Falmouth (the largest), West Falmouth, and Woods Hole.

Travel from Boston to Falmouth/Woods Hole is an easy 1 1/2 hours from Boston, but save more time in peak hours. Enjoy your stay!