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ChestnutSweet, for a sweet New England get-away!

Condo/Apartment -
2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 3
Marblehead, Massachusetts
Chestnut Sweet, in Marblehead's historic Shipyard neighborhood, is a romantic, private hideaway offering new, top-drawer cottage furnishings and services, easy access to town and beach, and hosts who will welcome you like family. We're within sight, sound, and salt-water air of the ocean for guests looking for a short-term stay (3 nights to 4 weeks). Enjoy two elegant floors in a stand-alone building, with fresh, contemporary cottage-style decor. Your hosts live just across the garden and are available 24-7 for whatever you need for comfort and ease. On the GARDEN LEVEL: a bed/sitting room, convertible love seat and large closet; living room with gas fireplace and flat screen TV/DVD; full modern bath with rain-shower, full vanity, and stacked washer-dryer; and kitchenette (Keurig, micro, toaster-oven, mini-fridge, electric kettle,... Read more
Listing #FKN4588017
About the Owner
Francie K
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2014
Interaction with guests
Francie and Bob are available by phone, text, or email 24/7. We live in the adjacent house, and we're happy to help with any problems or provide any recommendations that our guests need.
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

ChestnutSweet is a remarkably comfortable, clean, and cozy place to stay. The owners tend to every last detail ensuring that you’ll want for nothing during your visit to beautiful Marblehead. Just perfect!

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Meander13754311203
fbking, VR Owner at ChestnutSweet, for a sweet New England get-away!, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Suzanne, what a lovely note. Thank you! We loved having you in the Sweet and hope it's the first of many visits! Marblehead misses you! Francie

Reviewed 4 November 2018

We really enjoyed staying here. Marblehead was a nice quiet little town but the trips to Boston and Salem took a while especially on public transportation since Uber was very expensive. The place was nice and it was peaceful. Really the only bad thing I...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Dragonseakitty
fbking, VR Owner at ChestnutSweet, for a sweet New England get-away!, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Katie, Thank you for your review, though we were really puzzled by the mention of a "blood stain" and a "dirty Q-tip." Our cleaning team has generally been pretty meticulous over the past six years, and this is the first we've heard about any...More

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Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

We returned to Chesnut Sweet for our 4th visit and continue to be amazed at the attention to detail in anticipating our every need. The Sweet is in a perfect location that allows guests to walk to Marblehead’s best attractions. Francie and Bob’s hospitality always...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank LWI2
fbking, VR Owner at ChestnutSweet, for a sweet New England get-away!, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2018

Dear Steve and Alison, We love return visitors! And we SO enjoy seeing you each year around the Fourth of July. We're delighted that your stay was a happy one, and we'll look forward to seeing you again next year. Thanks so much for your...More

  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Staffed Property
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
We welcome longer-term guests -- up to four weeks at a time. But book early! Easy street parking is available April 15 through November 30. Restricted thereafter to daytime...
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 King
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  • Damage Deposit: €221 / stay - Deposit
  • Cleaning fee per week:: €44 / stay - Fee
  • Stays exceeding one month (four weeks), nightly rate is $170. : €150 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
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Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Logan International: 24.0 km
Railway: MBTA train station, Salem MA: 3.2 km
Ferry: Salem MA: 3.2 km
Let us know where you're coming from and we'll send directions. Your GPS will also get you here easily from all points. The trip by car from Logan Airport in Boston is about 40 minutes, traffic permitting. Salem is less than 15 minutes away by car.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.8 km.
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