About This Listing
Charming private residence, located approx 1 mile to the village of Harwich Port and centrally located on the Cape for day trips to Falmouth or Provincetown.
This is my primary residence and my home has 3 guest bedrooms, two on the first floor (Joy and Wish Rooms) and a third (Lighthouse Room), up a steep staircase on the second floor. Both the Joy and Wish Room have newer wall-to-wall carpeting and the Lighthouse Room has refinished hardwood floors.
Wireless connectivity throughout, with cable TV in the Joy Room.
I also rent rooms in my carriage house. See my other listing on airbnb.
Guests have exclusive use of the 1st floor bathroom and can also use the spacious outside shower that has both hot and cold water. Guests also may use the living room, dining room, seasonal sun-room and brick patio area. I rent to only 1 party at a time from 1-5 people and I reside mainly on second floor. My indoor cats Izzy and Simon, have full run of the house.
Interaction with Guests
I like to meet with my guests at check in, get them situated and answer any questions they may have. Then may see them in the morning or when they return at the end of the day.
My home is situated on the south side of Route 28 aka Main Street, which is the original road running parallel to Nantucket Sound. This is a busy road. There are several other interesting antique homes in the area and we are mid-way between 2 roads that travel south to Red River Beach.
The Cape Cod Regional Transit Authority's H2O route travels past our home and will connect you to Hyannis and Orleans. This method of transport is very slow, so please check schedule online. The seasonal Freedom Ferry to Natucket is only 1/2 mile away.
Other Things to Note
There are 2 homes on my property and this listing is for the front house which has a front porch numbered 825 on white column by steps. Park in front of white fence and enter through gate. Second home set back, is a carriage house with a plaque that indicates address as 825 Rear. I have a separate Airbnb listing for this house as well. Also, 2 motels in the area for extra guests are The Coachman and Handkerchief Shoals. I may be able to refer you to other airbnb hosts in the area with availability, so please ask.
Please tread lightly and use with care. Keeping sand off wood floors is essential for preservation. Thanks in advance for your cooperation...:-)
Don't let the cats go outside
Please wash or brush sand off from beach, before entering house
No bottles/glasses on wooden surfaces or wet towels on beds or furniture
No shoes or wheels from roller bags on wall to wall carpets in bedrooms
Wash all food/debris off dishes before placing in dishwasher
Please run bath fan during shower (switch by door runs fan)
Please lower or close windows in your room if it looks like rain
Please turn off exterior/interior lights at night when coming in late
Please use plastic-ware on patio
Private septic requirements
Please pour any grease into the trash for paper towels or other absorbent material
Please let me know if something breaks
Sara was very welcoming and helpful! While only for one night we had a great easy stay!
Thank you sara for making us feel so welcome and for all your help and tips which helped to make our stay so cosy and memorable
Sara was super warm and welcoming without being at all imposing. We had a nice time chatting. The house was super cute, as were the cats! Nice comfy bed with space heater, bedroom has TV with DVD player, to retreat and snuggle up to watch a film... Great location in mid cape. A great experience!
Sara was a great and helpful host with a beautiful home in a really nice community. We'd be excited to stay here again, given the opportunity.
What a charming stay ! The Joy room was really nice. Clean, cosy and well decorated. Sara is a wonderful guest, giving us good advice for Cape activities, bar and restaurants! The organic breakfast rocked and Sara's cats are lovely. Overall a excellent Airbnb experience!
Sara was very welcoming. Although we arrived early, she let us in and everything was ready for us. The house is located near some nice restaurants en perfectly situated for a visit of the towns on Cape Cod. We loved staying with Sara en her two cats very much.
Our five nights at Sara's lovely house were a great way to enjoy the Cape. Sara's suggestions and her great library made trip planning easy. Her house and garden are beautiful and I recommend the beach walks.
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About the Host, Sara
I'm a Realtor on Cape Cod and specialize in second home sales and weekly vacation rentals.
I discovered airbnb in 2011, when I went to Venice, Italy with my nieces and nephew and decided to try it with my own house. I love meeting new people and having company. Contact me for verification of calendar accuracy and options.
Closest restaurant to my house.
Best home-made ice cream around!
CASUAL seafood dining on the water.
Closest beach to my house. Ask about the hidden path.
Italian food close to home. Also has Depot Dogs operating in parking lot for quick lunches. Best hot dogs around with amazing toppings and cheap!
Great ultra thin brick oven pizza with excellent wine and beer selection.
Great seafood restaurant
Great pizza and DVD rentals
Great organic coffee and teas with home baked pastries.
Sports bar with good burgers
Information on Harwich happenings
Classic deli sandwiches
Higher end restaurant with raw bar. Beautiful atmosphere!
Coffee and pastries
Rated 'Excellent' by Zagat Golf Guide. Given ' 4 Stars' by Golf Digest. Complete bunker and practice facility redesign and renovation by Mark Mungeum & Cornish Associates.
Great swimming in 750 sq area fresh water.
The Outer Bar and Grill is right on the water and seafood is available.
Free parking for rail trail with bike rental.