Kiptopeke State Park

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–  Kiptopeke State Park

Kiptopeke State Park

Since 1963, Kiptopeke has been the site of bird population studies. Sponsored by the Coastal Virginia Wildlife Observatory and licensed by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, volunteers capture, examine, weigh, band and release resident and migratory birds each year from mid-August through November. In the raptor research area, hawks, kestrels, osprey and other birds of prey are observed and banded from September through November. Kiptopeke’s hawk observatory is among the top 15 nationwide.
1 – Beachcomber
Front Angle

Beachcomber

Beachcomber is ideally located just 1 block from the Cape Charles Town Beach and two blocks from Mason Avenue where the shops and eateries are located. It is the first floor level of  a three story duplex so all the living is on one floor. With a king bedroom, a queen bedroom and and a queen size futon in the living room, it sleeps six. A bright breakfast room and a completely modern kitchen open to the living area make for a great spot to hang out with family and friends.

The huge columned porch adds to the fun of this spot with the beach dunes in sight from the porch. 

2 – Luxury Craftsman Cottage-Sleeps 6, Only 500 Feet To Beach

Luxury Craftsman Cottage-Sleeps 6, Only 500 Feet To Beach

Most of our properties have 4 to 7 night minimums stays during peak season (June 18 to September 9). If you have a special need, don’t hesitate to contact us. 

“Built with character” mission-style cottage is only 9 years old. One block from the beach in the serene Chesapeake Bay town of Cape Charles. Step back in time to a Mayberry-like atmosphere in a pristine cottage with all new furnishings. This home was built to seamlessly fit in to the turn of the century architectural style of the town, and is furnished with a beachy restoration theme in mind. If you want a fully-stocked rental with new, tasteful furnishings and no worries of finding a gaudy property on your arrival, our home is for you! Perfect for a family, couples (golfers will enjoy nearby Bay Creek!) and girls weekends! A luxury property.

3 – Park Place
Spacious Living Room and DIning Area

Park Place

Most of our properties have 4 to 7 night minimums stays during peak season (June 18 to September 9). If you have a special need, don’t hesitate to contact us. 

Located a walk away from Kiptopeke State Park, 7 miles from the Historic Town of Cape Charles and 3 miles from one of the Modern Wonders of the World, The Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel, Park Place offers the comforts of home and the location for easy day trips to Virginia Beach, Williamsburg, and Chincoteague.  Park Place has been recently renovated by the new owners and shows pride of ownership. The Living Room easily seats 6 and all can watch the large flat screened TV offering a cable package including MLB. The dining Area is spacious with seating for 6 and the fully equipped kitchen finishes out the open concept living area so you’re never cut off from the rest of the family.

There are 2 first floor bedrooms and 1 full bath which makes it convenient for the elderly or small children to maneuver.

Upstairs is the ultimate Master Bedroom Suite offering a king size bed, mater bathroom with jetted tub, separate shower and dual sinks. A private balcony awaits you.

With close access to Cape Charles, you have a wonderful public beach, restaurants, shopping, jet ski rentals, theatre, library, ice cream shop, gourmet food stores and specialty shops. Artists abound on the shore and their work is amazing.

 

4 – Bay Cottage – 200 Feet to The Beach
Across from the beach. Only about 200 feet.

Bay Cottage – 200 Feet to The Beach

Bay Cottage is located just 200 feet from the beach access walkway over the dunes. Step out the front door and be on the white sand beach in less than a minute. Excellent for running back to the cottage for lunch. This great cottage sleeps 8 with its 3 bedrooms and two baths and a queen size sofa bed in the living room. In addition to the living room, it offers a sun room that faces the Bay with spectacular sunsets. The dining room that seats 6+ is right off the modern kitchen. A large patio affords very comfortable outdoor eating and has a full size gas grill. Both street and off street parking are very convenient.

Bedrooms 1 and 2 have queen beds and bedroom 3 has two twin beds. Additionally, there is a queen size sofa bed in the living room and a portable pack and play play pen. This cottage works well for a family or a group of friends to spend a beach vacation in a charming town where everything is within walking distance. 

Bay Cottage is the most affordable beach front vacation rental in  Cape Charles.

5 – BAYHOUSE-Elevated Beach with steps down to the water

BAYHOUSE-Elevated Beach with steps down to the water

CHESAPEAKE BAY FRONT HOME. Enjoy this beautifully appointed 4 bedroom, 3.5 bath waterfront vacation home on almost 2 acres of prime real estate with the most fantastic sunsets over the Bay. Secluded location, yet 10 minutes to shops and restaurants. There are plenty of windows in the home to take advantage of the views out to the Bay. Offering a first floor master bedroom with master bath and jacuzzi. Sliding glass doors in master open to a deck and large backyard. Wake up to the sound of water lapping at the property’s edge. The second floor offers 3 bedrooms (one with a private bath) and 1 additional bath. An unexpected surprise is the home’s second floor workout area with stationary bike, weights, weight bench and television. Supplying linens, towels and all the comforts of home. Kayaking, fishing, boating, ecotours, antiques, horseback riding or just relaxing around the fire pit watching the sunset and reconnecting with family and friends.

6 – Pink Pearl
 Nicely equipped spacious kitchen

Pink Pearl

Most of our properties have 4 to 7 night minimums stays during peak season (June 18 to September 9). If you have a special need, don’t hesitate to contact us. 

Wonderful accommodations at an affordable price. Just 5 1/2 blocks to the beach, this comfortable cottage is located in the Historic town of Cape Charles. Offering 3 bedrooms and 2 full baths, this home can sleep 6 comfortably. A fully equipped kitchen and laundry room add to the convenience of your stay. Walking or biking distance to the beautiful town beach, marina, shopping and restaurants. Rent a golf cart to get around town. Cape Charles is Golf cart friendly.  Back alley access for your boat or RV.
We offer concierge services and will be glad to assist you with dining reservations, golf cart, kayak and bike rentals as well as bookings for fishing and sailing charters and guided kayak tours. Feel free to call us about any of your needs.                                                        

7 – AT LAST Cottage-Sleeps 6, Two Blocks To Beach
Victorian Beach House 2 Blocks to the Beach

AT LAST Cottage-Sleeps 6, Two Blocks To Beach

AT LAST is the perfect name for this Victorian Beach House. The owners have lovingly brought the home back to life and now want to share it with you. This PET FRIENDLY home is 2 blocks to the Beach, 1 block to Town and 2 blocks to the 5 acre Town Park. Park your car for the week and explore the Town on foot or in a rented golf cart. Cape Charles is golf cart friendly.

The home offers 3 bedrooms, 2 full baths, living room, dining room, family room, kitchen and laundry room. A large fenced in back yard with mature growth trees and plantings offer a cozy setting as your sitting around the fire-pit.

Cape Charles offers great restaurants, shopping, gourmet markets, art galleries, theater, pharmacy, medical services and library. No license is required for the Town fishing pier so bring your polls.

Do you like horseback riding, antiquing, fishing, sailing, jet skiing, kayaking, windsurfing?. We have all that and more. Bring your family on a vacation they will remember. We know you’ll be back.

8 – Bayview Point-BEACHFRONT- ENJOY 20% OFF 8/6-8/31 (5 NIGHT MINIMUM) Sleeps 12
Bayview Point Front View

Bayview Point-BEACHFRONT- ENJOY 20% OFF 8/6-8/31 (5 NIGHT MINIMUM) Sleeps 12

Nestled among tall pines, Bayview Point is a contemporary French Provincial with more than the comforts of home.
Large enough for your family and a few friends too! From the fabulous great room with it’s soaring ceiling and walls of glass to the impressive gourmet kitchen with granite counter tops and all the tools available to create your favorite dishes. The first floor Master Bedroom is a private oasis featuring a Master bath and comfortable sitting area to read the latest best seller. Let the kids enjoy their own space right off the great room with enough seating for 8 and large flat screen TV.
There are 4 bedrooms on the second level. The King bedroom offers an adjoining room with a trundle bed and its own mini kitchen. Make a pot of your favorite coffee and walk onto the covered balcony overlooking the bay. 3 additional bedrooms and 2 full bathrooms complete the accommodations. The house also offers access to the community pool located within Bay Ridge.
 

9 – Old Crow’s Nest
Front With Garage

Old Crow’s Nest

Most of our properties have 4 to 7 night minimums stays during peak season (June 18 to September 9). If you have a special need, don’t hesitate to contact us. 

Old Crow’s Nest is situated in the gated community of Bay Creek Golf Resort within a few hundred feet of the private Chesapeake Bay beach. Several holes of the highly acclaimed Arnold Palmer and Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Courses can be seen from the balcony.
This home has four bedrooms, two of which open on to a second floor balcony with great views of the lake behind the house and the replicated Plantation Point Lighthouse. The home sleeps six comfortably and has three separate living areas so everyone can do their own thing. There is a first floor bedroom with a double bed and a sitting room right across the hall from it. The first floor bathroom adjacent to the first floor bedroom has a roomy shower. 

The luxurious kitchen with the granite counter tops and stainless steel appliances is open to the living room. Right off the kitchen is a breakfast room that also has great views of the bay and the lake.

There are three bedrooms on the second floor. One bedroom has two twin beds. The other two bedrooms open onto a balcony that overlooks the lake and offers views of the bay and sunsets across the bay. The master bedroom has its own bath and a queen bed and the other bedroom has a double bed. The Hall bath has a tub/shower combo.

The 3rd floor is an additional living space with a small kitchenette, a comfy sitting area and a game table with expansive views across the bay.  

This is Eastern Shore living at it best!!

10 – Hideaway on the Bay
Vacation Rental

Hideaway on the Bay

Most of our properties have 4 to 7 night minimums stays during peak season (June 18 to September 9). If you have a special need, don’t hesitate to contact us. 

Cape Charles pristine beachfront custom built home with unobstructed views of the Chesapeake Bay and beyond located just south of town. Inside you will find 4 Bed Rooms and 4 Baths and over 4434 sq ft. Open floor plan that faces sunsets over the 18 mile wide bay. Just imagine the views you will enjoy from 2000 sq feet of decks that surround this magnificent offering. Enter the master suite on the third floor from the elevator and be swept off your feet when you see it. The sitting area alone is worth the ride up. Heart pine and tile floors throughout. Located just steps from the wide powder white beach known locally as Sugar Hill and accessed by your own boardwalk. Equipped with a summer kitchen with direct access to the back yard. Master bedroom suite is 1400 sq ft and has BR Sitting area, Office, Master Bath and large Walk in closet.

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Since 1963, Kiptopeke has been the site of bird population studies. Sponsored by the Coastal Virginia Wildlife Observatory and licensed by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, volunteers capture, examine, weigh, band and release resident and migratory birds each year from mid-August through November. In the raptor research area, hawks, kestrels, osprey and other birds of prey are observed and banded from September through November. Kiptopeke’s hawk observatory is among the top 15 nationwide.

Details


Category:
Park And Recreation Area
Address:
3540 Kiptopeke Dr
Cape Charles, Virginia 23310-1420
Phone:
(757) 331-2267
Web Address:
http://www.dcr.virginia.gov/state_parks/kip.shtml