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The Barn: Cape Cod Eco Retreat

SuperhostEast Sandwich, Massachusetts, United States
Barn hosted by Diana
4 guests1 bedroom2 beds1 bath
Entire home
You’ll have the barn to yourself.
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Enjoy a quiet 2nd floor barn retreat. Eco friendly components. Windows overlook woodland/salt marsh & gardens. Just 1.5 miles to the beach, and day trip to all of the Cape. Play pool or pingpong, relax by the fire pit, bike, hike or kayak nearby!

The space
Cape Cod Retreat with easy access to beaches, nature trails, or stay put and relax at a backyard fire-pit! A private secluded location for a weekend retreat, renewal sanctuary, romantic getaway or a fun summer vacation base for exploring Cape Cod's unique marine environment.
The barn apartment is most suitable for 4 adult guests. Older children are welcome, but the space may not suitable for young, active children due to the steep stairs and open loft areas.
Footprint of common area is 20 X 24feet, bedroom loft is 10 X 14 feet.
Walls and floors are white pine.
Environmentally friendly thought inspired decorating with reclaimed furniture pieces, organic linens, and a Swedish urine diverting porcelain toilet.
The overall setting is a relaxed mix of vintage cabin and modern services, such as wireless internet and Smart TV.
Kitchenette includes full apartment size refrigerator/freezer, two burner electric stove top, Breville convection oven/toaster, coffee maker. There is open shelving for dish and glass drainage and storage. Service of dishes, glasses, flatware for four. Basic kitchen utensils, large and small pot, fry pan, some serving dishes and dish linens. Oak island for pantry storage.
There is a BBQ grill and fire pit for outdoor wood cooking.
This is a seasonal rental.
No Pets, No Smoking, Four guests only

Guest access
Guests have access to the full upstairs barn apartment with a separate locked entrance and staircase. Other rooms and levels of the barn are not for guest use.
Yard is available, including fire pit, lawn chairs and gardens. There is direct drive up and parking for guests.
Bikes available upon inquiry, one mt bike, one road bike. Rentals nearby.

Other things to note
The barn apartment is walk-in livable. Sheets, bath towels, blankets, basic cleaning supplies, toilet paper, paper towels, garbage bag liners, coffee filters are provided. Guests should obtain all other neccessities from surrounding stores.
Window fans, overhead fan and screened windows for warm summer nights.
There are numerous windows and skylights without shades or blinds making for a light airy atmosphere. Light sensitive sleepers may want to bring a sleeping mask.
Enjoy a quiet 2nd floor barn retreat. Eco friendly components. Windows overlook woodland/salt marsh & gardens. Just 1.5 miles to the beach, and day trip to all of the Cape. Play pool or pingpong, relax by the fire pit, bike, hike or kayak nearby!

The space
Cape Cod Retreat with easy access to beaches, nature trails, or stay put and relax at a backyard fire-pit! A private secluded location for a weekend retreat, renewal sanctuary, romantic getaway or a fun summer vacation base for exploring Cape Cod's unique marine environment.
The barn apartment is most suitable for 4 adult guests. Older child…

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed, 1 sofa bed, 1 crib

Amenities

Kitchen
Free parking on premises
Wifi
Laptop-friendly workspace
Essentials
TV
Hangers
Iron
Heating
Smoke alarm

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East Sandwich, Massachusetts, United States

Residential area, secluded spot, up a long driveway with no other visible homes from the building. The surrounding area is a mix of conservation areas and quiet year round homes.
Just off historic Rt 6A, and 1.5 miles off Rt 6. The barn's location provides a great home base for day trips to Provincetown, outer Cape beaches, ferry to Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket, even Boston or Providence are possible. Guests can reduce their travel time getting off Cape, just 8 miles to the bridge.
Nearby historic town of Sandwich is home to many antique shops, the Sandwich Auction House, Heritage Museum and Gardens, Green Briar Nature Center and the Sandwich Glass Museum.
Kayak in Scorton Creek 2miles away, fish, bike canal or Cape Cod Rail Trail, walk or hike nearby nature trails visit numerous birding locations.
Dine in or out, casual to gourmet.
Residential area, secluded spot, up a long driveway with no other visible homes from the building. The surrounding area is a mix of conservation areas and quiet year round homes.
Just off historic Rt 6A,…

Top places nearby

Heritage Museums & Gardens
9.0 km
Hathaway's Ponds
9.0 km
Cape Codder Water Park
9.8 km
Mass Audubon Long Pasture Wildlife Sanctuary
10.9 km

Grays Beach
13.5 km
Mashpee Commons
14.3 km
Kalmus Beach
14.5 km
Seagull Beach
18.1 km

Hosted by Diana

Joined in July 2015
  • 49 Reviews
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Hello possible guest! I look forward to hosting you at The Barn. My love of the outdoors and travel is the inspiration behind this Airbnb offering. From the Barn apartment you will be close to all of the beauty that Cape Cod has to offer. I am a retired teacher and currently work with MA Audubon developing programs for children and teachers. My husband and I built and own a wooden sailing yawl, and enjoy a day on the water. We would be happy to share the hidden gems of Cape Cod with you through a unique stay at The Barn!
Hello possible guest! I look forward to hosting you at The Barn. My love of the outdoors and travel is the inspiration behind this Airbnb offering. From the Barn apartment you will…
During your stay
Directions and access information is emailed upon completed reservation
Complete info on apartment use is posted in the living space.
Host lives on property in a nearby dwelling, and takes a low profile interaction with guests, unless guests initiates more involvement. Host is available through text to assist and answer questions regarding area dining, scenic trips, entertainment and property assistance. Host also has connections to Sailing Charters.
Directions and access information is emailed upon completed reservation
Complete info on apartment use is posted in the living space.
Host lives on property in a nearby d…
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Things to know

House rules
Check-in: 2:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m.
Checkout: 10:00 a.m.
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Health & safety
Airbnb's social-distancing and other COVID-19-related guidelines apply
Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm
Security Deposit - if you damage the home, you may be charged up to $198