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Dog-Friendly Tranquil Retreat

Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

2 Bedroom Half-Acre Water Views

Located on the quiet north end of the Island and 1.7 miles from historic downtown, Yellow Cottage is ideal for one or two couples or small family (max. occupancy 5). Please share a bit about yourself and guests, and confirm yes or no pets, in the inquiry or reservation message.

Flowering bushes, rushes, and pine trees surround this spacious lot that overlooks nearby salt marshes and ponds. The cottage is 4 miles from Assateague Island's Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge and Assateague National Seashore. Vehicle entry fee required but no pets allowed. For a list of Chincoteague Island Events, go to

Provisions include ironed bed linens, bath and beach towels, and paper and soap supplies. Guests provide their own 16.4-oz. propane canister for the small Weber grill. Amenities include Central HVAC, Internet WiFi, Blue-Ray DVD Player plus Hulu, Bose® Wave® music system; books, puzzles, games, and cards; four beach chairs and sand toys.The long side driveway parks two cars back-to-back or one car with boat hitch. The front door opens to a mudroom laundry with bathroom/walk-in shower. The open downstairs layout combines a kitchen and pantry with dining room and living room. The screened back porch with wicker furniture is a tranquil spot. Renovations in 2017 updated the kitchen, installed new appliances including dishwasher and gas range and rebuilt the back porch. The dining room and living room each seat five. Upstairs, two bedrooms sleep five total in two double beds (Saatva luxury firm double-size pillow top mattresses) and one twin bed.

More Details

Victoria V. Hutchinson
Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Response time:
Within a day
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Calendar last updated:
November 7, 2017


Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation cottage rental in Chincoteague Island, Virginia

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 5 ...
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Water View ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Upstairs - toilet , combination tub/shower , Comfort-height commode
    Downstairs - toilet , shower , Tiled walk-in shower, comfort-height commode
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Rear Bedroom - 1 double , Saatva Luxury Firm Mattress
    Front Bedroom - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , sleeps 3
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
Amenities include wireless Internet, central air conditioning and heating, 47" wall-mounted flat screen TV with streaming Blu-ray disc player and Hulu Plus, Panasonic stereo/CD player, books, DVDs, games, puzzles, sand toys, and 5 beach chairs. Provisions include ironed bed linens and bath and beach towels based on the number of guests staying. Stocked basics include paper towels, dishes, and napkins, toilet paper, dish and bath soap, and trash bags. Well-stocked kitchen includes utensils, pots and pans, electric range, microwave, coffee maker, toaster, blender, and recipe books. A housekeeper makes the beds and cleans the cottage between rentals. Side driveway parks 2 cars or 1 car plus boat. Screened back porch, wicker furniture, Weber grill, ceiling fan. Amenities do not include dishwasher, cable television, or propane gas canisters for grill.


Nearest Airport
53 Miles
Salisbury - Ocean City: Wicomico Regional Airport
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Downtown Chincoteague
Nearest Motorway
12 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Downtown Chincoteague
Nearest Beach
4 Miles
Assateague National Seashore
Car: necessary

If you make an inquiry or request reservation, please confirm if you are bringing pets and share a bit about yourself and guests.

Ideal for 1 and 2 couples or a family of 5, Yellow Cottage is located 1.7 miles from the historic downtown causeway bridge. Flowering bushes, rushes, and pine trees surround this spacious lot that overlooks salt marshes and ponds at the quiet northern end of Chincoteague Island. Herons, egrets. and mallards on the water and warblers among the shrub thickets are a daily sight. The Salt Marsh Lane/Wildcat Road trail is just up the road.

The cottage is 4 miles by car and bike from the Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge/Assateague National Seashore. Vehicle entry fee required and pets not allowed. The Refuge is home to a spectacular variety of migratory birds, plants, and the famous wild ponies. Hike and bike the miles of nature trails to immerse yourself in the natural beauty of the island. The spectacular seashore features the only public beach on the Islands.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation cottage rental in Chincoteague Island, Virginia

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Nov 7 2017 - Mar 31 2018
3 night minimum stay
2018 Spring
Apr 1 2018 - May 23 2018
3 night minimum stay
2018 Summer
May 24 2018 - Sep 8 2018
3 night minimum stay
2018 Fall
Sep 9 2018 - Sep 30 2018
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection C$75.91
Pet Fee C$32.17 + Tax
Cleaning fee C$64.33 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.3%

CHECK-IN after 4 p.m. Early check-in is not available. CHECK-OUT by 11 a.m. TAXES town 4%, county 2%, and state 5.3%. PROPERTY NOTES: After the first payment, guests receive the property address, driving directions, and a list of provisions in a PDF attachment to VRBO confirmation message. After the second payment, guests receive access information. CANCELLATION: 100% refund with 60-day notification and 50% with 30-day notification prior to check-in date. No refunds will be given for early departure or weather-related problems on the Islands. MAXIMUM OCCUPANCY: Five, including infants and children. TERMS OF OCCUPANCY: The property you are renting is a private residence. Please be respectful of the cottage and its contents, and refrain from any activity that interferes with the quiet enjoyment of nearby residents. You also agree to call us with any concerns or repair needs during your stay. We are not liable for failures of appliances or equipment but will work as quickly as possible to make repairs. We cannot foresee problems that may affect the entire Island, including sub-station power outage and interruption in internet service.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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