The SpaceThere is one queen size bed in the bedroom and a futon in the living room that sleeps two. Two sets of linens are provided per person. Guest AccessGuest have access to all rooms in the cottage, to the pier, and to the use of the kayaks, to the regulation size badminton court, to bicycles for local use. There is satellite television which includes HBO and Showtime channels. Guests have access to wireless internet. Interaction with GuestsThe host lives in a separate house on the 12 acre property at a sufficient distance to give guests privacy. The host is available to help guests during their stay. She will happily provide information on places of interest in the area. The NeighborhoodGloucester is a convenient home base for visiting points of interest in Eastern Virginia. Locally, there is Beaver Dam, a large park and lake, fifteen minutes away for hiking, running, biking, fishing, and canoeing. Gloucester Courthouse which is 15 minutes away has excellent shops and restaurants. Historic Yorktown is 30 minutes away. Williamsburg and Richmond are approximately one hour away. There are beaches for swimming and restaurants in Yorktown. Virginia Beach is approximately one and a half hours away. Saude Creek Winery and New Kent Winery are approximately 30 minutes away and offer wine tasting and winery tours. Getting AroundThere are plenty of parking spaces on the premises. It is a rural area with no public transportation. The roads are excellent and the property is 1 1/2 miles from US 17. Other Things to NoteThe Poropotank River, which flows into the York River, is a tidal estuary that ecologically is a salt marsh with a wide variety of flora and uninhabited tiny islands that can be explored using a small boat. Kayaks are ideal for this purpose. There are bikes, kayaks, a charcoal grill, and a lighted regulation badminton court available free of charge. Also available are one-day all-day pass to the Riverside Wellness and Fitness Center available at a discounted rate of $7.00. The Wellness Center, which is 15 minutes away, has tennis and racquetball courts, fully equipped weight rooms, pool, hot tub and saunas.