Welcome to Ventnor Happy Ours Cottage, C'mon in-- - Ventnor Happy Ours Cottage
Spacious front porch
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Our guests love the plentiful seating options
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Play cards, people watch or just relax
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Time for "Happy Our?"  - Ventnor Happy Ours Cottage
Enter into the living room and sofa bed bonus area - Ventnor Happy Ours Cottage
Sofa bed, read, and relax - Ventnor Happy Ours Cottage
Enter into the Dining Room - Ventnor Happy Ours Cottage
Plenty of linens in one buffet, games in the other. - Ventnor Happy Ours Cottage
Main Floor full shower/bathroom - Ventnor Happy Ours Cottage
Classic Black and White his and her sinks - Ventnor Happy Ours Cottage
Full Kitchen, dishwasher, microwave, frig--fully stocked - Ventnor Happy Ours Cottage
Appliance counter and a table for your morning coffee, check your emails :)  
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Vintage Bedroom Furniture - Ventnor Happy Ours Cottage
Queen Bed Vintage Bedroom - Ventnor Happy Ours Cottage
Mid Mod Century Queen Bedroom - Ventnor Happy Ours Cottage
Queen Bed - Ventnor Happy Ours Cottage
Ground floor, Bunk Room Twin over Full beds. - Ventnor Happy Ours Cottage
Bunk Room, large storage closet, blanket chest. - Ventnor Happy Ours Cottage
Ground floor bathroom shower and laundry - Ventnor Happy Ours Cottage
Ground floor entrance to back patio - Ventnor Happy Ours Cottage
Yoga, blocks and mat spray - Ventnor Happy Ours Cottage
Fun for all - Ventnor Happy Ours Cottage
Large patio for "me time."  - Ventnor Happy Ours Cottage
Dining and enclosed hot/cold shower to keep the sand out of The Cottage :) - Ventnor Happy Ours Cottage
Kitchen herbs are grown next to the BBQ for your use.  
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See you soon! - Ventnor Happy Ours Cottage
200 Steps to the Beach, 3/bd 2/ba Recently Updated Vintage Beach Cottage, huge porch, spacious patio and more...
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Pets are allowed
We accept well mannered, crate trained dogs who do well away from their normal environment. A pet fee of $150 PER WEEK and a signed Pet Addendum is required.


Guests in our recently renovated 3 Bedroom, 2 Bath summer cottage can look forward to:


perfect for people watching


designed to combine modern efficiency with the cottage's vintage charm


classic black and white design


the perfect combination of comfort and convenience


with dining table and decorative. plants and hot/cold enclosed outdoor shower

Sleeping Configuration

Blue Bedroom
1 queen bed
Bedroom with vintage furniture, window A/C, ceiling fan, artwork, Smart TV.
Green Bedroom
1 queen bed
Mid Mod Century decor and furniture. Window A/C, ceiling fans, and Smart TV
Ground Floor Bunk Room
1 bunk bed
Twin over Full Bunk bed, upper bunk is suitable for younger folks. Vintage furnishings, window A/C unit.

Scenic views

Beach view
Ocean view


Washing Machine
Clothes Dryer
Air Conditioning
Full Kitchen
Cable TV
Smoke Detector




Child friendly
Family oriented area, it is not "child proofed," but it is certainly "child friendly." We have beach toys, children's books, games, puzzles, craft supplies.
Children's books and toys
No Parking
Free on street parking.
Not Wheelchair Accessible
We have a set of stairs, although there is a bedroom and bath on the ground floor, the main living rooms are on the Main floor.

Getting around

Easy 1 hour drive from Philadelphia. For those without a car, you can take the train from Philly to AC and then get a Lyft from the station to Ventnor Happy Ours Cottage. We are very close to AC, less than 4 miles to the station. Rent a bike for your stay, and you don't really need a car.
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We are Debi and Steve, I own and manage 3 vacation rental properties: Ventnor Happy Ours Cottage, (NJ shore), Hoopers Island Bayside Haven, (Chesapeake Bay, MD), Philly Bed and Bagel (BnB in Philadelphia, PA). We love our guests and strive to offer them comfortable, clean and cozy places to stay. I am a semi-retired floral designer/planner, so attention to detail is very important :) If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to ask! Hope to hear from you soon.
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Phone:Click to show +1 7325985027
Email:Click to show info@richtervacationrentals.com

Policies and Rules

Check In: 4PM - 6PM
I will personally check our guests in, give them information about The Cottage, and make sure everything is as it should be. On the very rare occasion that I am unable to do so personally, I will provide the guest with the access code, at check in time. We have a binder with all sorts of information for your stay.
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Check Out: 10AM
No parties or events
No events or parties are permitted.
No smoking
No Smoking anywhere on the property, inside or out. Smoking on the sidewalk only.
Minimum age limit for renters: 25
We are not a party location, the minimum age for booking with us is 25.
House Rules
No Smoking anywhere INSIDE OR OUTSIDE the property, if you must smoke, please do so on the sidewalk, not on the porch or patio. Owners are highly allergic. We are not a party location, no bachelor/bachelorette parties, etc.

Please read our Booking Agreement to make sure we are a good fit for your group.
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Payment Policy
We accept checks, PayPal (can use a credit card through PayPal) Non refundable deposits are due at time of booking. Balance due 90 days prior to check in.
Refundable Damage Deposit
A Security Deposit is collected, and refunded within 7-10 days of the Checkout Date provided no deductions are made due to:
● Damage to the property or furnishings
● Excessive Energy use (20% over average normal usage)
● Dirt or other mess requiring excessive cleaning, $40/hour if over the 4 hours allotted for changeover
● (Detailed on Check Out Procedures); or
● Any other cost incurred by Homeowner due to Guest’s stay.
● Smoking on the Property or other violations of the Rental Agreement and/or Pet addendum

If the premises appear dirty or damaged upon Check-in, Guest shall inform Homeowner immediately. .
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Cancellation Policy
To Confirm Booking and Secure Dates:
50% Deposit of Rental Fee

90 days before check in:
2nd Payment: Balance of Rental Fee

Once a reservation has been accepted and confirmed, a cancellation can only be made in accordance with the terms below:
Prior to 60 Days before check in:
- If the period of rental can be re-booked, a refund for the period re-rented or the part thereof, less a cancellation fee of 25% will be issued.
- If any part of the rental period cannot be re-booked, the Renter will forfeit all monies paid for that period.

Within 60 Days before check in:
- If the period of rental can be re-booked, a refund for the period re-rented or the part thereof, less a cancellation fee of 50 % will be issued.
- If any part of the rental period cannot be re-booked, the Renter will forfeit all monies paid for that period.

COVID-19: We are now offering the opportunity to purchase CFAR (Cancel For Any Reason) insurance for any new bookings. Please consider adding this to safeguard your booking fees, as any bookings made will be subject to our standard cancellation policies.
https://www.insuremytrip.com/ as well as the link we provide in your booking quote.

Two Weeks before check in: Security Deposit ($800) by check or incur a 5% surcharge.

A reminder will be sent for each additional payment requested. Late payments are subject to cancellation of your reservation.

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We have a Booking Agreement that must be signed, along with a copy of your photo ID, cell # and current address. Dogs are only allowed on a case by case basis, and you must sign the Pet Addendum, a Pet Fee of $150 per week and all dogs must be crate trained.
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Ventnor Happy Ours Cottage is a Cottage located in Ventnor City, NJ, USA. This Cottage is available for short term lodging and accommodates 6 guests
Ventnor Happy Ours Cottage has 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and was listed on Houfy on Apr 2019

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