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Chesapeake Bay Waterfront Cottage: Pool Pier Wifi

Crab Shack on the right. Enjoy paddling the East River with the kayaks.
8 reviews
Crab Shack on the right. Enjoy paddling the East River with the kayaks.
Chill out on the pier and watch the birds and boats go by
Swimming pool w/bar area, loungers, rockers, dining table and hammock swing
Relax in your king size Sleep Number bed with central AC and ceiling fan
Enjoy the water views from your bedroom; watch the sunrise on your balcony
Sink into your leather sofa and enjoy watching the large screen hi-def tv
Gourmet kitchen complete w/Corian countertops & Margarita blender..and a SWING!
Aerial photo of Shack (left).  Enjoy expansive views of the East River from the rooftop deck.
We never tire of watching the beautiful sunrises and hope you'll enjoy them too!
Enjoy your own sunset celebration on the Shack's roof top deck (the Crow's Nest)
Welcome aloft to the Crow's Nest, the roof top deck on the Crab Shack
The Crow's Nest with dining table and lounge chairs
View from water. Crab Shack bldg on right. We live in the main house on left
New in 2014 our 5 hole mini-golf course
Crabbing from the pier provides hours of fun for kids of ALL ages
Over 100+ bird species in Mathews County including our favorite The Osprey.
Paddle the East River in our LL Bean kayaks.
Hammock gardens in bloom
Guests catch pan fish like spot & croaker & occasionally rockfish, redfish & speckled trout
The Shack gets its sign
The Mobjack Crab Shack got its official sign in spring 2012
Our welcome cat...kinda of like a welcome mat but only fatter :)
Crab Shack downstairs - grab a towel and head on out to the pool!
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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Mathews, Virginia
At Grandview on the Bay, we have two cottages that provide the ultimate for relaxation on Mathews County's Chesapeake Bay VA: the Crab Shack and the Fish House which is our pet-friendly and kid-friendly cottage. We've spent over a decade designing and renovating our property Grandview to give guests impeccable access to nature, relaxation and privacy. In May 2011, we finished the construction of the luxurious “Shack” complete with king size bedroom and gourmet kitchen. From your roof top deck, enjoy expansive views of the East River. Watch the sun rise over the water with your morning coffee on your private balcony. Crave relaxation? We've got it! Find what suits your vacation style best – swimming in the pool, fishing or crabbing on the pier, kayaking, biking, bird watching, strolling around the coastal landscaped pat... Read more
Listing #FKN3792375
About the Owner
Karla Z
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 1 October 2016

My husband and I stayed at a the charming cottage on the bay called "The Fish House". The area of Mathews County is very peaceful and provides many opportunities for outdoor activities. Even though the weather was rainy off and on, we were able to...More

Thank pattycakes68
Reviewed 16 August 2016

The owner went over the top to establish a comfortable, well-stocked facility. If you are a couple with a few days to spare, don't miss this one!

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Reviewed 11 June 2016

This is a unique rental on beautifully manicured grounds that are loaded with little extras to enhance your stay. The photos could never do the place justice. While we were concerned before our arrival about privacy because of the closeness of the owners, we found...More

Thank RetiredTraveler2013
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Deck
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • SuperKing Beds:(1)
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Ask about smoking
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Super King
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  • Cleaning fee (includes VA sales tax): £40 / stay - Fee
  • Pet fee (if applicable, includes VA sales tax): £60 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: £75 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
$100 refundable security deposit
$50 cleaning fee waived for 3+ night stay
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About the neighbourhood
Relaxing & private, three acre property with great water views and access in beautiful, rural Mathews County on Virginia's lower Chesapeake Bay. Although our county doesn't even have a stoplight, we have 90 miles of water trails great for kayaking and boating and nine coastal trails that are part of Virginia's Birding & Wildlife Trails system. For bicyclists, the Tour de Chesapeake is held annually in Mathews offering bike routes of varying lengths.
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