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Happy Days Cottage

4 Bedrooms
1.5 Bathrooms
Sleeps 7

Location:

Rockport

Bedding:

  • King 1
  • Twin 1
  • Full 2

Description

This sweet and comfortable vacation rental cottage is just across the street from Folly Cove, one of the most striking coves on Cape Ann.

The living room has views of the water (just across the street) and off of the living room is a nice screened porch with views and a granite floor. The large open space of the dining room and kitchen will be where everyone congregates. A small den and a half bath complete the first floor.

Upstairs are 4 bedrooms: a twin, two full, and one king. Three of the bedrooms have air conditioning units. There is also a full bath with a tub and shower on the second floor. The laundry facilities are in their own outbuilding and shared with Cove View Cottage (next door). There is tandem driveway parking for 2 cars.

A fabulous feature of this property is the shared use of the waterfront deck that overlooks Folly Cove and which guests may use for sunning or as the launching point for swims in the crystalline waters of the cove. For the full waterfront experience, ask us about renting a Kayak or Stand-Up Paddleboard through Atlantic Vacation Homes.

This is the sister cottage to Cove View Cottage and both cottages may be rented together for larger groups (together would accommodate 12 people). Pets are also welcome for an additional fee.

Amenities

Living

  • Fan(s)
  • Air Conditioning Unit(s)
  • Linens
  • Washer/Dryer Shared
  • Iron
  • Ironing Board
  • Maid Service Available Weekly
  • Landline Telephone
  • Hardwood Floors
  • Library
  • Alarm Clock
  • Beach Towels
  • Dogs allowed (pet fees apply)
  • NO cats allowed

Kitchen

  • Refrigerator
  • Electric Stove
  • Oven
  • Electric Oven
  • Microwave
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster Oven
  • Toaster
  • Cookware
  • Utensils
  • Lobster Pot
  • Two sinks
  • Center Island

Outdoor

  • Deck
  • Enclosed Sun Porch
  • Landscaping Included
  • Porch
  • Screened Area
  • Yard
  • Gas Grill
  • Private Waterfront Access
  • Neighborhood waterfront access
  • Outdoor Deck Furniture
  • Outdoor Furniture

Geographic

  • Access to Public Transportation
  • Swim From Property
  • Walk to Beach
  • Walk to Park
  • Walk to Quarries
  • Walk to Restaurant(s)
  • Walk to Waterfront Public Path
  • Water Views
  • Neighborhood Access to Swimming

Entertainment

  • Flat Screen TV
  • DVD Player
  • Direct TV
  • High Speed Wireless Internet
  • Radio
  • Books

What's Included

What does my rented vacation home provide?

Since all Atlantic Vacation Homes rental properties are residential homes, and not hotel rooms, they are all fully furnished and include a living room, kitchen, and bedrooms and bathrooms as described on each property detail page.

  • The kitchen includes cooking utensils, pots & pans, dishcloths, potholders, flatware, dishware, glassware and a corkscrew. Standard appliances include a refrigerator, microwave, stove, toaster, and coffee maker. Some properties are equipped with additional items; please refer to the full amenity list for your specific property. If you require specialty items, such as kitchen scales or food processors, it is best to bring your own.
  • Bed linens and bath linens (bath towels, hand towels and face cloths) are provided in accordance with the advertised occupancy of the property. Beds will be made with linens, pillows, blankets, and bedspreads prior to your arrival, with the exception of trundles, top bunks, futons, and sleep sofas.
  • The property includes basic housekeeping supplies, such as brooms and dustpans.
  • Many (but not all) properties have a landline for local calls. Please refer to the full amenity list for your specific property.
  • Air conditioning, beach towels, hot tubs, TVs, DVD players, porch furniture, grills, docks, recreational games and equipment, and other amenities are furnished as a courtesy by the homeowner and are not guaranteed. Please refer to the full amenity list for your specific property for details.

Guests will also receive a “Welcome Kit” that contains:

  • An area guide
  • One kitchen sponge
  • One small bottle of dish soap
  • One dishwasher detergent pod or packet
  • One laundry detergent pod or packet
  • One trash bag

In addition, the complimentary items below are provided as a convenient starter supply for when you first arrive. Additional items beyond the starter supply are the responsibility of the guest.

  • One full roll of toilet paper per bathroom
  • One box of tissues per bathroom
  • Travel-sized bars of soap in each bathroom
  • One full roll of paper towels in the kitchen

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Reviews

Quiet Memorial Day Weekend

Reviewed on 2017-06-01 by Ron B. of East fairfield, VT United States
Updated on 2017-06-09
Review of stay from 2017-05-26 to 2017-05-29
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Recommend to Others
Very nice place to stay. Great view of the ocean and cove.

Best Holiday-place ever

Reviewed on 2016-11-02 by Beate B. of Rockport, MA United States
Updated on 2016-12-01
Review of stay from 2016-10-09 to 2016-10-16
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Recommend to Others
Spent a wonderful week. The name of the property ist program: Everybody was perfectly happy!
Manager response on 2016-11-03 - Response from AVH Realty Inc
Thank you for your wonderful review of Happy Days Cottage, we would love to host you again soon!

Charming Cottage on Folly Cove

Reviewed on 2016-08-22 by Unknown of Philadelphia, PA United States
Updated on 2016-08-22
Review of stay from 2016-08-13 to 2016-08-20
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This is a charming 1840's cottage right across the street from Folly Cove. Overall, we had a great time--very nice hosts, great spot, and the deck across the street is magnificent. A couple caveats: it's right on Rte. 127, which has a constant flow of traffic noise; the stairs to the second floor are very steep (too much for our older dog); the kitchen is equipped with the basic hodgepodge of rental house gear (i.e. somewhat random). All in all, a lovely stay, but if we come back to Cape Ann we'll probably look for someplace quieter.

Our Fab Vacation in Rockport

Reviewed on 2015-08-24 by Lorie M. of Danbury, CT United States
Updated on 2015-08-24
Review of stay from 2015-08-15 to 2015-08-22
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Where do I begin....The Happy Days Cottage surpassed its name. Not only was it quaint and homey, the location was perfect for a"beachy" vacation. The accomodations were perfect for our family of six adults and to small children. Barbecuing dinner and eating at the picnic table was a delight. The kitchen was well equipped for all home-cooked meals as well as preparing for picnicking at the beach. Andrew and Mary provided helpful hints and info regarding historic sites and local hot-spots. Short day-trips to neighboring villages were a breeze. It was "right up there" with our favorite New England vacations.

Happy days at Happy Days

Reviewed on 2015-07-02 by Patricia P. of Pardeeville, WI United States
Updated on 2015-07-02
Review of stay from 2015-06-24 to 2015-06-29
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Beautiful, quaint cottage. Kids had a blast.

Such a great place!

Reviewed on 2015-06-02 by Unknown of Holywood, County Down United Kingdom
Updated on 2015-06-09
Review of stay from 2015-05-13 to 2015-05-17
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Quite location, nice garden and patio across the road with cove views. The rooms were spacious and had nice bed linens and towels available. There's lovely original artwork, and it makes this place feel like you're visiting a home and not like a rental cottage.

Location-wise it's quiet, and you can easily get to either town by car.

Everything was absolutely spotless (and we left it so!) When we were missing a kitchen item, the rental agency were quick to resolve it. We had a nice BBQ as well out back.

If you have a larger group, they have another house just next door!

I whole-heartedly recommend this place and the rental agency who handled our booking and stay.
Manager response on 2015-06-09 - Response from AVH Realty Inc
We're glad that you had a lovely time at Happy Days Cottage and that we were able to help make your stay memorable. Thank you for such wonderful feedback!

Fantastic weekend!

Reviewed on 2015-05-12 by Michael H. of Independence, OH United States
Updated on 2015-06-09
Review of stay from 2015-05-06 to 2015-05-10
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We couldn't have been happier with our stay at happy days cottage. Everything about the house was great.I would really love to know how you arranged for all those whales to show up when we went out whale watching.
Manager response on 2015-06-09 - Response from AVH Realty Inc
Thank you for staying with us! And you're welcome for the whales. ;)