Designer Cottage in Edgartown/Katama

Superhost

Entire cottage hosted by Barbara

  1. 2 guests
  2. 1 bedroom
  3. 1 bed
  4. 1 bath
Dedicated workspace
A private room with wifi that’s well-suited for working.
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the keypad.
Barbara is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.

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Edgartown’s stylish newcomer, Idle Hour Cottage is perfectly situated between town and South Beach along the bike path, and a 5-minute walk to the Katama General Store for every convenience. The Cottage boasts vaulted ceilings, plank floors, luxury finishes, designer furniture and fixtures, AC/heat and an impressive list of amenities so you can enjoy quintessential island living without the hassle of overpacking. The cottage sits on a beautifully landscaped one-acre property with the main house.

The space
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Features include:
• Bedroom with gel-cooled foam queen mattress, bench, closet and campaign chest;
• Marble Bathroom with large tub and shower with handheld shower head;
• Fully equipped Kitchen with stainless steel sink and appliances, butcherblock countertops; café table and McGuire target-back chairs;
• Sitting room offers a mix of stylish new and vintage furniture including a Ficks Reed chair and ottoman, and three-seat sofa for lounging;
• A stocked cocktail bar for creative evening refreshments;
• WiFi and 4K Smart TV for watching your favorite shows with your personal subscriptions;
• An expansive outdoor deck offers relaxation with a dining set as well as separate chaise lounge seating and umbrella.
• Shared driveway with main house and parking for 1 car.
Amenities include:
• Crisp designer Bed Linens and Bath towels included for a peaceful sleep
• Your days are “beach-ready” with Sand Chairs, Beach bag, Cooler and Beach Towels – no need to pack all that bulk
• Spa robes are provided for aprés-sun lounging
• Bath is stocked with hair and body care products from our favorite brands, including shampoo, conditioner, body wash and makeup wipes
• Fully appointed bar: wine glasses, Martini glasses, tumblers, ice bucket, wine opener, etc.
• Nespresso Espresso/Cappuccino maker
• Drip Coffee maker
• Hot Water Kettle for tea/hot chocolate
• Kitchen with full complement of French Laguoile flatware and cutlery, glassware, dishes, pots/pans, blender, toaster, cooking utensils, kitchen towels

*Renters are responsible for any and all damage to the rental property caused by you or your party during your stay.

*Our calendar is usually updated in real-time and nightly rates are accurately displayed. Simply enter your desired dates and click 'Book Now!'. Please call or email us if you have any questions. We respond within 24-48 hours.
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** Please be assured that we have very strict cleaning practices as always and especially during the Covid19 pandemic.
• Check in/out is no person-to-person contact with our combination lock entry.
• All towels and bedding (including pillows) are washed in hot water at least 60ºC/140ºF and we have 3 sets of sheets in rotation, used 3 weeks apart.
• Kitchen and Bath are cleaned with restaurant and hotel strength disinfectant.
• Other high-touch surfaces (including tabletops, chair handles, light switches, door handles, remotes, coasters, etc.) are cleaned with disinfectants as well.
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• One car in driveway only
• Per the town of Edgartown, quiet hours are from 10 pm to 8 am.

Where you'll sleep

Bedroom
1 queen bed

What this place offers

Beach access
Kitchen
Wifi
Dedicated workspace
Free parking on premises
HDTV with Netflix, Roku
Free washer – In unit
Free dryer – In unit
AC - split type ductless system
Security cameras on property

7 nights in Edgartown

May 7, 2023 - May 14, 2023

5.0 out of 5 stars from 15 reviews

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Where you’ll be

Edgartown, Massachusetts, United States

The cottage sits on a beautifully landscaped one-acre property with the main house (see separate listing). Bike or walk to South Beach for fun in the sun, big waves and stunning views. A short 5-minute drive to State Beach offers calm waters and a jump off Jaws Bridge! Enjoy a stroll along cobblestone streets for some shopping in historic Edgartown. Or stay home at Idle Hour Cottage for a relaxing cocktail on the deck before heading to one of the Island’s delectable restaurants.

Hosted by Barbara

  1. Joined in February 2021
  • 15 Reviews
  • Identity verified
  • Superhost
I have been a designer - both graphic and interior - for over 25 years, and decided to turn my attention and creativity to a property on the island of my dreams. The property was a recent purchase and a labor of love. I'm looking forward to sharing the beauty of island living with my visitors.
I have been a designer - both graphic and interior - for over 25 years, and decided to turn my attention and creativity to a property on the island of my dreams. The property was a…

During your stay

I am a phone call away and am often at the main house on the property, but during Covid, please rest assured that there will be no-contact check-in and check-out.

Barbara is a Superhost

Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
  • Language: English
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Response time: within an hour
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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: 3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Checkout: 10:00 AM
Self check-in with keypad
Not suitable for children and infants
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

Health & safety

Airbnb's COVID-19 safety practices apply
Security camera/recording device Show more
Pool/hot tub without a gate or lock
Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm

Cancellation policy