Cape Cod Chalet
Chalet | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
CAPE COD CHALET is a newly renovated wooden beach chalet situated on the 1940’s beach site known as the Humberston Fitties, meaning salt Marsh land. Originally the “Fitties” was a soldier’s camp in the Second World War and over the years the area has evolved into one of the most popular family destinations on the East Coast.
CAPE COD has been decorated with love and attention to detail, it has a quirky seaside style mixed with the owners love for vintage and shabby chic. Fabrics by Ralph Lauren and Cath Kidston, mixed with pretty painted furniture that has been lovingly restored back to life. A table and chairs is provided for outside dining and also a barbecue to cook on or better still a barbecue evening on the beach.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Dining seats for 6|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
CAPE COD BEACH CHALET comprises of a pretty dining area with wooden table and blue painted chairs to seat six. The living area has two sofas and a large comfy chair scattered with beachy cushions, pretty lamps and a Cath Kidston seaside fabric blind. The oak wooden floors give a contemporary feel to the house.
The fully fitted integral kitchen includes a hob/oven, fridge/freezer and washing machine, pretty blue and white hand painted crockery, nautical tea towels, pots, pans and cutlery are all included to make your stay enjoyable.
Pale blue retro smeg fridge/ freezer and also matching blue smeg dishwasher because it is not a holiday when you have to wash up.
The chalet has three double bedrooms with pretty cotton bed linen, pretty throws and cushions, these floors are also wooden. The bathroom (newly fitted this Winter) has a newly fitted power shower, free standing bath, loo and wash basin, and beautiful blue spotty Cath Kidston floor tiles, simply fabulous! Unfortunately towels are not provided.
The property is fully centrally heated and well insulated. It has pretty white wooden double glazed windows with blinds throughout. There is also a free standing solid fuel fire in the living room, for those chilly nights.
There is a French-window from the living room opening onto a small raised decked area in to the garden. The garden fully surrounds the chalet and is filled with mature trees and shrubs and a pretty garden hut.
|Further details outdoors|
A table and chairs is provided on the deck for outside dining and also a barbeque to cook on or better still a barbeque evening on the beach. There is a side gate to the garden from which children can get to the beach without crossing any roads. CAPE COD has been decorated with love and attention to detail, it has a quirky seaside style mixed with the owners love for vintage and shabby chic. Fabrics by Ralph Lauren and Cath Kidston, mixed with pretty painted furniture that has been lovingly restored back to life, plus a few luxuries including Retro powder blue fridge/freezer and dishwasher in the kitchen and the newly fitted Cath Kidston spotty floor tiles in the bathroom.
Sea shells and drift wood, hand made pots and paintings by local artists in each room, soft furnishings to complement the surroundings, beachy straw baskets and knitted blankets for chilly evenings are just a few things to make you feel at home on your British seaside holiday.
The shelves are packed with Enid Blyton adventure books and Peter Pan classics and traditional board games to make your family evenings more enjoyable too.
CAPE COD CHALET is privately owned and LOVED! It is used by the owner and her family throughout the year, so it is always homely and well kept.
Please do consider though that this is a wooden construction chalet ideal for seaside hols!
Please note that this is a non smoking chalet and small family dogs by arrangement only.
The Heart of England/Peak District
Close to the chalet is Thorpe Park, offering all its usual facilities, and day passes can be purchased. Pleasure Island Family Theme Park is also located on the seafront at Cleethorpes, with its many wild rides giving a great day out for children and teenagers too. The area boasts a superb miniature steam railway, boating lake, golf course, great sandpit and play area, leisure centre, cinema, bowling alley and show arena featuring concerts throughout the season.
Cleethorpes centre is 2 miles away and has some great pubs, bars and restaurants, and of course with Grimsby next door has the best fish and chips ever. There is an old fashioned Pier, donkeys on the beach during the season, and hundreds of slot machines and arcades to complete the picture.
Sea View street in the centre of Cleethorpes is a lovely street with a great deli, clothing boutiques, super cook shop, soft furnishing shop and great gift shop too. Steel’s Corner house restaurant in Cleethorpes is an old fashioned restaurant serving the best fish and chips for miles around! A must to visit after a long walk on the beach. Anyone enjoying walking or cycling will find places right outside the front door, after all it is a conservation area.
CAPE COD CHALET is situated only 100 yards from the fabulous sandy beach, with views over the sea and the intriguing First World War Haile Sand Fort, which guarded the Humber Estuary from attack. Directly across the estuary is Spurn Point a well known nature reserve. The Fitties itself is also a nature and conservation area.
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8 Oct 2013
"Wonderful, we'll definitely be back...."
Superb chalet only a stones-throw from the beach.
Ideal for kids and dogs.
Well equipped kitchen.
A perfect place to relax and spend time with the family.
1 Sep 2012
"Excellent Chalet! Would recommend to all"
We stayed in Cape Cod over the August bank holiday 2012. The chalet is beautiful with lots of attention to detail, making it a delightful place to stay. The chalet sleeps 6 people and is very spacious. The bathroom and kitchen facilities are excellent. Very clean and tidy. The owner is very welcoming and was avaliable throughout our stay.
Our family had a lovely holiday staying at Cape Cod. The location is excellent very close to the beach and park which was ideal for my 3 children. Would recommend to couples, groups and families. The property would suit everyone. Would love to return next year
10 Jan 2012
"Superbly designed chalet and surrounds with attentive hosts and sandy beach a mere 50 steps away."
We often use self-catering cottages but Cape Cod has to be the best! Wonderful sea vistas from the close-by sandy beach with a surprising array of wildlife that [even] included a local evening vixen. We had a few daytime family and friend visitors to share our christmas. All were enchanted by the design of CC; One even suggested that E Hemingway must have helped!
We are very much looking forward to our return in August. .
31 Dec 2011
"home from home"
fabulous cottage with every comfort friendliest owners you could ever wish to meet. already booked again for this year. would recommend most highly… More
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