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Crows Nest @ Captain Alexander's Hideaway

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16 reviews
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Front of home
The old lookout from the kitchen of the Crows Nest
Weber Gas Grill
Enclosed Yard
Back Yard
Earle Street Beach Less than 3 minute walk even with kids.
Life Guard from 10 to 4 every day
Just Add water At Earle Street Beach.  You can even get a permit for a evening cookout
Yes The Ice Cream truck comes to the beach every day more than once
View one of nature's wonders up close by visiting  Herring Run, In Brewster Just a short drive away.
Over recent years, the seal population has increased ten-fold off the shores of the Lower Cape.
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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
West Harwich, Harwich, Cape Cod, Massachusetts
We make your vacation special. From the moment you come through the front door of our upstairs 2 bedroom home with central airconditioning living room with 2 sofa recliners beckons you to relax but the kitchen comes equipped with an electric cook top and wall oven. In the private yard you will find a outside shower with hot and cold water when returning from the beach so that all the sand can be left outside as well as a weber gas grill with table and chairs. And when it is time to call it a night there are queen beds in each of the bedrooms. At Captain Alexanders you can pickup all your emails as we provide high speed wireless internet. My wife Ruth and I are in the vacation rental business for over 30 years. So we know just what you would like on your vacation. And we deliver one of the cleanest well maintained homes on Cap... Read more
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About the Owner
Gerald H
Languages spoken:English, Spanish
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 16 July 2017

Nice, clean apartment but very dirty, neglected backyard. The all patio and backyard looks as if the house had been abandoned for years. Truly disgusting outdoor space which negatively impacted our stay.More

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GeraldHirsh, VR Owner at Crows Nest @ Captain Alexander's Hideaway, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2017

Ruth and I are happy you found our home clean as we try to have one of the cleanest homes for rent on Cape Cod. As we Ourselves vacation in many places around the world and appreciate a clean rental. We are not sure what...More

Reviewed 25 March 2017

We found the two bedroom apartment to be FULLY furnished with everything one could ask for. The caretaker (Ben) and his wife were so very helpful and couldn't do enough to make our stay pleasant. Thaks for all your concern and help. Would recommend the...More

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GeraldHirsh, VR Owner at Crows Nest @ Captain Alexander's Hideaway, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2017

Thank you for your review of the Crows Nest at Captain Alexander's in West Harwich. We do not get many vacation travelers after October or before May. Our property management team is always accomdating to our guests. Ruth and I have vacationed in Europe, Central...More

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Reviewed 30 December 2016

We stayed in the off season. We were spending Christmas with our daughter and the Crows Nest was perfect. We cooked Christmas dinner in the fully equipped kitchen. The property manager was very helpful. We greatly enjoyed our stay.

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GeraldHirsh, VR Owner at Crows Nest @ Captain Alexander's Hideaway, responded to this reviewResponded 30 December 2016

Ruth and I are glad that you found the Crows Nest at Captain Alexander's a great place. Ben and Stacey have been with us for about 4 years and Ben seems to always make our guest's stay enjoyable.

  • Air Conditioning
  • Blender
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
There is no smoking on the property that means inside or outside in the yard.
    1 Full bath
    2 Kings
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week Per month
Default 3 nights
1 Apr 2018 -
22 Jun 2018
3 nights
8 Sep 2018 -
30 Nov 2018
3 nights
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to New Zealand Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: $290 / stay - Deposit
  • Cleaning : $109 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
Conveniently located midway between Cape Cod Canal and Provincetown,Captain Alexander's is central to all the Cape has to offer. A short bike ride to Cape Cod Rail Trail (Bike Trail through the towns of Cape Cod), 2.5 miles to Long Pond (Cape Cod's largest swimming and boating lake), 1.5 miles to award winning Cranberry Valley Golf Course, central to shopping, major highway, theater,(Harwich JR. Theater 1 mile), art galleries, excellent restaurants, hiking, tennis and ocean beaches. Only minutes to the Nantucket Ferry (Harwich Port) and Martha's Vineyard Ferry (Hyannis) is nearby.

Our Non Smoking air conditioned home has all the ingredients for a super vacation on Cape Cod. Captain Alexanders Hideaway is not for smokers as there is no smoking on the property. We have...
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Hyannis: 16.0 km
Railway: Plymouth: 48.0 km
Ferry: Harwichport: 3.2 km
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 0.5 km.
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