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Edgartown Vacation Rental home in Martha's Vineyard MA, 0.4 mi to Fuller Street Beach and 2 blocks to Lighthouse Beach, 3 to Fuller St Beach | ID 18084

Captain Morse House - Edgartown Village Living at its Finest
Edgartown Vacation Rental - ID 18084

12 BR
7 baths
Sleeps 25
Beds: 2 kings, 4 queens, 1 double, 10 twins, 1 Sofa Bed featuring Air Dream Tech
Beach: 0.4 mi to Fuller Street Beach and 2 blocks to Lighthouse Beach, 3 to Fuller St Beach
Guest Reviews: 43 reviews 43 reviews
Daily
Weekly
Monthly
Off-season 2022/23
$750 - $2,500
Summer 2023
 
Off-season 2023/24
 
Off-season 2022/23
$6,000 - $21,700
Summer 2023
$23,000 - $39,500
Off-season 2023/24
 
Off-season 2022/23
 
Summer 2023
 
Off-season 2023/24
 
State and local taxes of 9.7% will apply
Listed by Platt Johnson
Active
7+ years
Property ID 18084
Description

Description

Martha's Vineyard's largest and most elegant vacation rental home. The Captain Morse House is close to Edgartown Massachusetts shopping, dining, golf, fishing beaches and harbor.

You can now rent the home as two totally private separate Wings.
These are priced at approx. 1/2 the going rate which is now listed on the calendar where appropriate.
All prices are subject to change without notice. Please request a quotation directly. We are keen to earn your business and will be as competitive as we can.
** LAST MINUTE OPENINGS as of 8/23 **

East Wing
8/24 to 8/27 3 nights $4,500 all in
9/14 to 9/16 2 nights $2,700 all in

West Wing
9/11 to 9/16 5 nights $5,900 all in

East Wing Rental
Accommodations: 10 rooms, 6 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, sleeps up to 14

West Wing Rental
Accommodations: 9 rooms, 6 bedrooms plus a sleeping loft, sleeping up to 12, 4 bathrooms

The Entire Home features 26 rooms with 12 bedrooms, 7 baths, 2 kitchens and 2 dining rooms. The large front porches facing Edgartown harbor are an ideal place to spend the day. The over-sized back yard and garden can host weddings and events.

Outside of the home on the North Water side facing the water are two spacious porches with water views of Edgartown Harbor, Chappaquiddick, and the Chappy Ferry. The harbor is just down the street, and you have access to the public North Wharf there.

The back yard features a spacious bricked patio with seating for ten where you can enjoy a barbecue, croquet, and other lawn games. There is off-street parking for three cars (one large and 2-3 small). This is one of Edgartown's largest back yards.

We are committed to doing whatever we can to make your stay on Martha's Vineyard a special one. Our house is one of the finest available in town and offers visitors a truly unique island experience. Judging from our reviews our guests agree as well.
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Location

Location - Edgartown

Nearest beach: 0.4 mi to Fuller Street Beach and 2 blocks to Lighthouse Beach, 3 to Fuller St Beach

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Pricing & Availability

Pricing & Availability

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Additional availability info: We offer flexible start and end dates but normally we turn over on Sundays. This is a Sunday to Sunday vacation rental.

Long-Term Rental (1 month or more): We would consider it for the right tenant. Please contact me if interested.

Payment Methods: Zelle, Venmo, ACH/EFT (no transaction fees); American Express, Visa, MasterCard (3%); PayPal (transaction fees vary); and personal checks

Additional Pricing Info: Pricing subject to change without notice. A written quote will be sent to you for acceptance. State and local taxes of 9.7% will apply

Minimum Stay Requirements:
  • Off-season 2022/23
    2 nights
  • Summer 2023
    5 nights
Available
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Calendar Last Updated: August 06, 2022

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Amenities

Amenities

  • Walk to a salt water beach Walk to a salt water beach

  • Central air Central air

  • Outdoor shower Outdoor shower

  • Washer&dryer Washer&dryer

  • Pets considered Pets considered

  • Internet Internet

  • Linens provided Linens provided

  • 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

    • Power from renewable sources Power from renewable sources

    • Filtered water Filtered water

    • Eco-friendly cleaning supplies Eco-friendly cleaning supplies

    • Recycling Recycling

    About our green amenities: Internet Thermostats set for occupancy mode

    Reviews

    Guest Reviews

    43 reviews
    Have you stayed here? Write a review

    The house is a step back in time but still has modern luxuries and plenty of space and rooms to spread out or be together. The house has everything you could need, and the location couldn't be better for a walk to the charming shops and eateries or to check out the docks.

    Date of Stay: February 2022
    Date Submitted: March 2022
    Diana D
    (Homeowner Entered)

    We'd not hesitate for a moment before returning. Our group was adult siblings, spouses, and young children. The house (we had both wings) was perfect for us. There was space to spread out--adults could be in the front living rooms while kids enjoyed feeling independent in the back. Two kitchens avoided any crunches of space. Bedrooms galore provided great flexibility. A short walk to Lighthouse Beach or to town provided perfect outings. And, used to living ourselves in a house of a similar era (early 1800s) with English antiques accented by China Trade pieces, we felt perfectly at home. The house clearly has a force field around it that avoids "beach house kitsch." It's just charming.

    And three big cheers for Heidi. On top of providing a wonderful welcome when we arrived, she hit true heroics at 10:45am on New Year's Day when she answered our call on the first ring and arrived at the house within minutes and jumped our car, the battery of which had died, in time to make our boat off-island. That is truly above and beyond.
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    Date of Stay: December 2021
    Date Submitted: March 2022
    Michael L
    (Homeowner Entered)

    The Captain Morse House was the perfect accommodation for our large extended family visiting MV for a wedding. There are so many BR's and bathrooms to choose from, we were able to assign couples and singles perfectly. The home is beautifully decorated and well stocked. We found ourselves shifting from one room to another to get the full experience. The owner and the caretaker are very responsive and friendly.

    Date of Stay: December 2021
    Date Submitted: March 2022
    Laurie M
    (Homeowner Entered)

    The Seacoast Properties team rented the Captian Morse house for a work retreat and the space could not have been more perfect! There was plenty of sleeping accommodations for everyone, two large meeting spaces, two kitchens (one which we used for snacks / coffee / etc and one which was used by the caterers to prepare meals), speakers throughout for music, a large TV with HDMI hookup for presentations, and an amazing downton Edgartown location. We could not have been more pleased!

    Date of Stay: November 2021
    Date Submitted: March 2022
    David A
    (Homeowner Entered)

    The house is lovely through and through. Favorite spot was breakfast and cocktails on the spacious front porch that faces North Water Street. Everyone who strolls past looks at you longingly - they want to be on that beautiful porch!

    We had a large group and used the two kitchens with chefs coming in every night for meals. The space in the backyard was perfect for group activities (yoga). All the amenities were perfect - beach chairs, beach towels, bikes, helmets, beach towels, yoga mats, etc. Really can't say how special the accommodations were and the location was the icing on the cake. You can walk to the beach at the Edgartown Light, take the ferry to Chappaquiddick, bike to Morning Glory Farm, or walk to town within minutes. show more show less

    Date of Stay: August 2021
    Date Submitted: March 2022
    Katie C
    (Homeowner Entered)

    Very well appointed house. We were a family gathering of 16 adults & 3 infants. The house had nearly anything you could want for serious chefs, utensils, 2 dishwashers, 2 bbqs, bicycles, tv subscriptions, spare spare computer screen, 2 large outdoor dining tables, rear yard chaise lounges, major laundry center in basement (2 washers/2 dryers), box fans for all the bedrooms plus central ac. All of this in addition to being 2 blocks from the beautiful town center of Edgartown.

    Date of Stay: June 2021
    Date Submitted: March 2022
    Mitchell M
    (Homeowner Entered)

    We just hosted a wedding June 5th on MV. The bridesmaid party stayed at the Captain Morse House and ultimately the ceremony was moved to the garden 2 wweeks before the ceremony due to Covid. Platt was absolutely fabulous in allowing us to host the ceremony with such short notice. His website is so complete with all the necessary information from vendors, insurance, town permits, parking, tours etc. as a result the quick change for our ceremony was very easy. This same information is also extremely helpful for enjoying the entire island if you are visiting for fun. show more show less

    Date of Stay: June 2021
    Date Submitted: March 2022
    Joan G
    (Homeowner Entered)

    We rented the Morse House for a week for a combination company work and fun event. It was great for both! Plenty of space for individuals to gather in large and small groups or to work individually. Similarly, when we put the work away, the house was great for fun too with rooms to hang out in, a great patio and backyard, as well as all that Edgartown had to offer just a short walk away. We would definitely rent again!

    Date of Stay: May 2021
    Date Submitted: March 2022
    Charles M
    (Homeowner Entered)

    The Captain Morse house is a spectacular property for any occasion but, for a wedding, it is even more so. What a wonderful house! Upgraded where it's important, bathrooms, kitchens, wifi, music, and everything else needed for a carefree time and also the house retains the character of the Island with period pieces of furniture, great memorabilia, and a wonderful "feel". It truly is a special house, in particular for my daughter's wedding. We had the wedding in the backyard and the tent we rented fit perfectly into the space which made weather a non-factor. In addition, you can't beat the location which is about 300 yards from the Egdartown lighthouse on one direction and 300 yards in the other direction is the Edgartown center of town. Plenty of parking just rounded out our time on the Island at this special home. show more show less

    Date of Stay: April 2021
    Date Submitted: March 2022
    Elke S
    (Homeowner Entered)

    We had a great stay and loved the place, thank you!! Streamlining some of the communication would be the only thing that made it even better. We really appreciated spending time in such a beautiful venue.

    Date of Stay: April 2021
    Date Submitted: March 2022
    Jordyn T
    (Homeowner Entered)
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