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Taylors Pond/Cockle Cove Beach/Chatham Bike Trail

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(7 traveler reviews)


Property Details

Updated: Oct 9, 2016
House, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Baths, 4 Sleeps

Our summer family retreat is a Quaint Cozy Cottage and has rented seasonally for many years

4 Person Rental LIMIT/2 bedroom cottage -(prospective renter may preview prior to renting)


quiet dead end private road near Chatham Bike Trail

Large family room/ with raised upper level-gated deck.

*New Kitchen - 2011


Lower patio w/charcoal grill and outdoor shower

Local laundromat-in town w/laundry service




  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Barbecue
  • Internet

Recent Review

About the Owner

Our retirement home is the perfect getaway. We purchased it when the children were young. It has been a great location to explore all areas of the Cape, as it is an easy access to main roads for traveling to other towns.

Speaks: english

7 Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(7 traveler reviews)

New York

Quiet and Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

This place is great! It is located near a popular bike trail, which we took advantage of. We wish we could have stayed longer. We plan on returning next year. The owners are great and are always available if you have any questions.

  • Submitted: Sep 27, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Quaint and Quiet

  • 4 of 5

We have just returned from Chatham. What a lovely place. Quiet, peaceful, and with all the amenities you need. The outdoor shower rocked! First time in Chatham and we enjoyed our stay, as well as discovering new places in and around the cape. Our hosts were great and were on point about everything we needed right at the cottage.

This was truly a great place to stay and we would highly recommend it.

The Girls from Montreal

  • Submitted: Sep 2, 2012
  • Stayed: Aug 2012
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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New York

Great Time!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time! Not sure where to begin. The place was on a very quiet street so it was quite peaceful. It was really close to the bike trail so we were very happy we brought our bikes. There was a great ice cream place nearby too, that we loved. There is so much to do in Chatham. It really is a beautiful place. There are so many beaches to chose from....the sound beaches for the little ones, Atlantic, Pond, etc. So many to chose from. The house was perfect to go back to after a fun, but exhausting day at the beaches, baseball game, listening to bands play music in Harwich and Chatham was nice to go back to a place that was so quiet and away from it all. Loved the outside shower to get all of the sand off after a day at the beach....a definitely plus. Our week went by way too fast, we hope to stay for two weeks next time. We will definitely be coming back!! Thank you!!

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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St-Etienne, Quebec, Canada

It's hard to leave this place...

  • 5 of 5

This place was very nice. When my husband and I walked in the cottage, we were happily surprised! There's so much space, and the kitchen is beautiful and pleasant to work in. The living room is so comfortable and spacious. Everything on site is convenient. We could even walked to a beautiful river and explore nature with our 5-year-old. What was really great too is the tranquility in the neighborhood and the privacy. The location is nice, you can walk to one or two beaches and several of them are driving distance, not far away. We adored downtown Chatham, what a beautiful quaint little village. If you like to shop, that's the perfect place!

The owners are very nice and always ready to help. We’re going back next year for sure!

Thanks for everything!

  • Submitted: Oct 14, 2011
  • Stayed: Jul 2011
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you enjoyed your stay at our home!
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Waterbury, CT

Beautiful Cottage

  • 5 of 5

My boyfriend and I rented this cottage for a week in June and it's a beautiful home. The kitchen and floors are newly renovated and the house & grounds are clean and well kept. Although it was just the two of us, four people could stay there comfortably. This house is in a quiet neighborhood, yet conveniently located to everything and anything you would like to do on vacation; including downtown Chatham, shopping, beaches, whale watching, etc. I would highly recommend renting this cottage to anyone. We enjoyed it so much we're already thinking about booking again next year!

  • Submitted: Jun 30, 2011
  • Stayed: Jun 2011
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your compliments on our home!
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Shaker Heights, Ohio

Best Cape Cod vacation yet

  • 5 of 5

We've been renting on the Cape for a few years and this is our favorite cottage so far. We loved the quiet location and the large new living room filled with light right off a wonderful deck loaded with comfy outdoor furniture. We also appreciated the air conditioner in the master bedroom! We love to bike and the cottage is extremely close to the Cape Cod bike path. Our days were spent exploring the Chatham beaches and the Cape Cod National Seashore, catching up on summer reading, biking on the rail trail, and enjoying candlelit dinners on the private deck. Everything was spotless when we arrived and the owner was always available by cell phone to answer any questions we had (such as where to buy beach towels since we forgot to bring ours!) Beach chairs and beach umbrellas were provided as well as everything else except linens and towels. We highly recommend this property.

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2010
  • Stayed: Jul 2010
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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From the Owner

Perfect Vacation Retreat for young families and couples looking to get away from it all. Chatham has a lot to offer for family vacation with its family beaches on Nantucket Sound and great shopping and dining. The location to nearby towns for shopping, bike trail, and summer baseball league games, make it an attractive vacation spot.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Ferry : Freedom Ferry Harwichport at 3 Miles Nearest Golf : Chatham Seaside Links at 3 Miles Nearest Motorway : Route 6 at 3 Miles Nearest Restaurant : Pisces at 1 Miles Nearest Beach : Cockle Cove Beach at 1 Miles Car: recommended

Chatham Village-4 miles. Plenty of shopping.

* Cockle Cove Beach-one mile by foot, bike or car.

* Hardings Beach-3 miles.

* Ridgevale Beach-2-3 miles-family friendly, snack bar, kayak rentals

* Forest St Beach-1 mile- Rte 28-before Harwichport town line-free parking/wind surfing

* Pleasant St Beach-1 mile-Rte 28 before Harwichport town line-free parking

* Chatham Lighthouse Beach-4 miles-limited parking

* Chatham Seaside Links-public golf in Chatham village

* Tennis-public courts in Chatham-Depot Street

* Freedom Ferry-to Nantucket-Rte 28 Harwichport-15 minute drive

* Chatham-Harwich Bike Trail-entrance on Rte 137/Rte 28 near house

* Monomoy Theater-stage plays-Rte 28 towards Chatham village

* Local WI-FI hot spots

Other Towns:

* Orleans- Nauset Beach-full beach amenities w/snack bar

* Cape Cod National Seashore Beaches-Eastham, Wellfleet, Truro, and P-town

* Brewster-plenty of shopping-antiques, pottery shops, and Museum of Natural History w/hiking trails to Cape Cod Bay

* Brewster Bike Trail-access off Rte 137 or off 6a in Brewster

* Provincetown-whale watches, Whydah Pirate Museum, local artisans

* Brewster General Store-Rte 6a at end of Rte 137 in Brewster


Rental rates

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7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $250

Deposit = 1/2 rental amount due at time of booking.
Balance is due 30 days prior to arrrival.
Security/cleaning fee $250.00- will be refunded in full

1/2 weekly rate plus damage deposit due upon receipt of rental contract. Balance due 60 days prior to rental week

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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From the Owner

Close access to Chatham/Harwich Bike Trail. Nearby kayaking/paddle boarding to Nantucket Sound. Nantucket Sound Beaches great for families. Great access to Route 6A for local artisan shopping and natural hiking trails. Easy access to Nantucket from Harwichport

Property Type

  • cottage


  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster


  • Dining Area


  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library


  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible


  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing


  • Bathroom 1
  • tub/shower


  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1
  • Bedroom 2
  • master- queen size bed window air conditioner 2nd bedroom-twin beds with window air conditioner


  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill ...


  • Guests provide their own meals


  • Master bedroom-Queen/ 2nd bedroom-2 twin beds BOTH BEDROOMS- AIR-CONDITIONED Indoor bath w/tub and shower ENCLOSED OUTDOOR SHOWER-HOT/COLD WATER-AFTER BEACH kitchen -microwave /coffee maker/dishes/pots & pans /blender Cable TV-DVD -Music CD player Guest Beach chairs/ umbrella Outdoor hammock Board games/card games/movies portable hair dryer/portable ironing board/iron Beach toys /beach chairs/beach umbrella Bed pillows, quilts, and blankets provided

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