Idyllic Cottage Rental near Two Private Beaches on Gwynn's Island, Virginia

Grimstead, Virginia (United States)

Idyllic Cottage Rental near Two Private Beaches on Gwynn's Island, Virginia

1 unit
4 guest capacity
Private Bathroom
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  • Kid-friendly
  • Barbecue
This idyllic cottage is located on Gwynn's Island, Virginia, and can accommodate four guests. There are two bedrooms and one full bathroom. One of the lovely bedrooms has a queen-size bed, while the other has a double-size bed. In the bathroom, there is a toilet, a sink, and a combination shower and bathtub. Linens and towels are provided.

In the living room, guests will find two loveseats, a television, an Xbox One, Xbox games, a Blu-ray player, a video library, and books. A dining table with four chairs occupies the area as well. The fully-equipped kitchen comes with a stove, a refrigerator, an oven, a dishwasher, and a microwave. Other amenities include Wi-Fi, three bicycles, and a washer and dryer in the garage.

Outside, there is a fire pit, outdoor seating, and a swing. The cottage is within walking distance of two private beaches.


  • Queen-size bed
  • Double bed
  • Linens and pillows
  • Electricity
  • Running water
  • Wi-Fi/Internet
  • Firewood
  • Heating
  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom
  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Sink
  • Towels
  • Toiletries
  • Kitchen
  • Cooking basics
  • Fridge
  • Coffeemaker
  • Tea kettle
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Stove
  • Dishwasher
  • Blender
  • Washing machine
  • Iron
  • Desk
  • Dining table
  • Private Lounge/Living room
  • Parking
  • Fire pit
  • Shared Barbecue
  • Garden
  • Games
  • Movie library
  • Video games
  • Television
Guests of this fantastic rental will enjoy a television, an Xbox One, Xbox games, a Blu-ray player, a video library, books, and free Wi-Fi. For guests' convenience, a washer and dryer are available in the garage. Outside, guests will find a lovely fire pit with chairs, along with a swing. Three bicycles are available for guests to use, and there are two private beaches within walking distance.

Location + Surroundings

Local services
  • Supermarket
  • Museums
  • Shopping
This scenic rental is tucked away on Virginia's gorgeous and quiet Gwynn's Island, where the Piankatank River and Rappahannock River empty into the beautiful Chesapeake Bay. Gwynn's Island, located in Mathews County, is only accessible by a swing bridge. The rental sits at the end of a scenic private road and guests will enjoy views of Kibble Creek and the Chesapeake Bay. There are two lovely private beaches within walking distance from the property that guests have direct access to. The island also boasts a public boat ramp, which is perfect for launching boats, kayaks, or canoes. The charming island offers a new local restaurant and the Gwynn's Island Museum. A short distance away is the Deltaville Maritime Museum and the scenic, family-friendly Holly Point Nature Park. They can also check out Mathews' locally-owned restaurants, cafes, and eclectic shops.


  • Swimming
  • Boating/Sailing
  • Fishing
  • Wildlife watching
  • Yoga
  • Meditation
  • Biking
  • Stand-up paddleboarding
  • Water sports
  • Kayaking/Canoeing

There are three bicycles on the property that are available for use, allowing guests to spend the day biking around the island and exploring all it has to offer. The rental is walking distance from two private beaches, where guests can go beachcombing, sunbathing, swimming, body surfing, boogie boarding, paddleboarding, and so much more. There is even a public boat ramp from the island, from which guests can launch boats, kayaks, and canoes. Jet skiing, water skiing, wakeboarding, and tubing are other fun ways to make use of this excellent location. Should glampers want to learn more about the history of the area, there is no place better than the Gwynn's Island Museum and the Deltaville Maritime Museum. Guests can also take a tour through the scenic Holly Point Nature Park, which is located just outside the Deltaville Maritime Museum. The charming county of Mathews has a variety of locally-owned souvenir shops, restaurants, cafes, and bars to explore as well.

Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: 03:00 PM
  • Check-out: 12:00 PM
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • No smoking
  • No parties
  • Some spaces are shared

Cancellation policy

24-hour free cancellation
Fifteen: Cancellation is free up to 24 hours after your booking is confirmed and at least 15 days before check-in.

Additional Information

Pets and smoking are not permitted.

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