Frequently Asked Questions & Policies
1. HOW DO WE MAKE A RESERVATION AND PAY FOR OUR STAY?
By using our secure reservation system at https://emea.littlehotelier.com/properties/enchanted-cottages. Registration information required: Credit card and matching driver’s license information; names of guests staying in the cottage, vehicle information and acknowledgement of receipt of these FAQS & policies.
Please note: You must be at least 21 years old to reserve our vacation rental cottages.
2. IS THERE A CLEANING FEE?
No. Except if the cottage is misused or strong odors remain, leaving the cottage unrentable for the next guest. We ask that you clean the kitchen before you check out, (e.g., wash dishes, take out garbage, recycling, etc.). A $50.00 cleaning fee will be charged to your credit card for messy/dirty kitchens. If the cottage or its contents have been damaged or misused, we reserve the right to charge you for extra cleaning costs or replacements purchase if needed by charging the credit card on file. You will be notified in such event.
3. WILL A DEPOSIT BE CHARGED?
Yes. If your reservation is made more than 21 days prior to the check-in date, an amount equal to one night’s rental plus sales tax will be charged. Your credit card on file serves as your security/damage deposit.
4. IS MY DEPOSIT REFUNDABLE?
Yes. If you cancel with more than 21 days prior to the check-in date, the deposit will be refunded, less a $25 card processing fee.
5. WHEN IS FULL PAYMENT DUE?
21 days prior to your check-in date. Your credit card serves as your security/damage deposit.
6. AFTER FINAL PAYMENT HAS BEEN MADE, WILL IT BE REFUNDED IF I CANCEL?
IF we can re-rent the cottage, we will refund you the difference between the rent collected and the amount you paid, less a $25 card processing fee.
7. ARE PETS ALLOWED?
Yes, the Enchanted Cottages is now dog-friendly! Reservation fees for dogs are $15.00/per night, per dog. Dog reservations must be made at the time of reservation or no less than 3 days prior to check-in. Please read our dog-friendly policy at https://www.enchantedstay.com/dog-friendly/. There is no charge for Certified ADA-compliant service animals.
8. WHAT ARE THE CHECK-IN AND CHECK-OUT TIMES?
Check-in time is 4 pm. Check-out time is 11 am. For an early check-in or a late check-out, you need to call us a day in advance of check-in.
9. HOW DO WE ACCESS THE COTTAGE UPON ARRIVAL?
Upon final payment and four days prior to your arrival, a key code and location of the lock box to gain access will be emailed to you.
10. DO YOU HAVE PARKING AVAILABLE?
Yes. We have free, off-street parking for one car per cottage. For an additional vehicle, you need to call us in advance.
11. WHAT DO I NEED TO BRING?
We provide all linens, bedding, towels, soaps, shampoos, hair dryer, dishes, silverware, cooking utensils, a stove, refrigerator, coffee maker, toaster, microwave, paper products, cleaning supplies. We also offer coffee, tea, creamer and sugar/sweetener for your stay in the cottage.
12. DO YOU HAVE LAUNDRY FACILITIES?
No. 600 yards away, at 49th & Pacific Way, is a brand-new laundromat. Its working hours are 7am-7pm.
13. DO YOU HAVE INTERNET?
Yes. We have free secure high speed wireless for your own devices, plus free Netflix movies.
14. DO YOU HAVE CABLE TV?
Yes, we have basic cable.
15. CAN WE SMOKE OR BBQ OR GRILL MEATS IN THE COTTAGE?
No. If smoke or heavy odors are detected in the cottage, an automatic $150 fee will be charged to the credit card on file. Outside, there are areas to smoke, but ONLY if no other guest objects. No BBQ or grilling or open fires are permitted anywhere on the property.
16. CAN WE CLEAN OR COOK CLAMS OR FISH AT THE COTTAGES?
Sorry, no. Due to odors and hygiene concerns for the next arriving guests. We can recommend professional clam and fish cleaning businesses or wonderful restaurants for eating.
17. ARE THERE QUIET HOURS AT ENCHANTED COTTAGES?
Yes, quiet hours are 10:00pm to 9:00am although because of the close proximity of the cottages, guests should be considerate with noise levels at all times.
18. ARE YOU CLOSE TO THE BEACH AND DISCOVERY TRAIL BICYCLE AND WALKING PATH?
Yes. We are a 10-minute walk to the Seaview Approach or a 2-minute drive. There are bicycle rentals in Long Beach.
19. WHAT OTHER SERVICES ARE NEARBY?
Visitor’s Bureau, Sid’s Grocery, 42d Street Café, The Depot Restaurant, North Jetty Brewery, Laurie’s Restaurant, Chico’s Pizza, Mobil and a laundromat are all within a 5-10 minute walk. Texaco is right across the street from the Enchanted Cottages.