Enjoy 'Old World Glory' and European Elegance in this Classic Turn-of-the Century Victorian Summer Cottage 'EDEN ROC'.
Eden Roc is situated on a beautiful Park overlooking the water and yachts of prestigious Dering Harbor.
A grand Victorian library with an ebony writing desk and antique English bookcase will welcome you to read the NY Times .The gracious living room with French doors opening up to a large sunny deck with impressive park and water views will invite you to relax ! The formal dining room with it`s classical antique wood paneling is ideal for entertaining your friends and families. Adjacent to the dining room is a large ,sunny eat-in kitchen with marble floors and marble countertops. The kitchen also has wonderful water views and opens up the a charming verandah , where you can enjoy your morning coffee with amazing sunrises over the shimmering waters of Dering Harbor..
There is a small power room and a master bed room with a marble bathroom and walk-in shower on the first floor as well.
A center staircase leads you to the second floor with four more bedrooms and three more bathrooms.
All bedrooms are decorated and individually furnished in a European Style with luxury linens.
Most bedrooms have water views and one of the two master bedrooms has a wood-burning fire-place and a marble bathroom with a claw foot tub.
A brick patio surrounded with fresh herbs, old lilac and hydrangea bushes is another adorable little retreat, where you can enjoy a glass of wine in the golden afternoon sun while preparing dinner on the gas BBQ.
You will also find a Victorian Gazebo overlooking the water where you can retreat to read a good book and enjoy the summer breezes.
Eden Roc is rumored to be peppered with famous screen idols like Marilyn Monroe and Frank Sinatra ...who stayed at this special place. Short walking distance to the Private Beach Club that is for Heights residents only.
The Club offers social events and has a lifeguard on duty .
Step back in time and enjoy your morning walks passing by beautiful Victorian Summer Cottages with mature old trees and lushly landscaping. Don`t miss lovely Union Chapel with its shell glass Tiffany stained windows!
Just bring a towel and enjoy a morning swim at the Beach Club where umbrellas,beach chairs,outdoor showers,soda and snacks are provided.
You can watch beautiful sunsets from the Club as well.
Shelter Island is a boater`s paradise!
If you plan to bring your boat, we might be able to arrange for a boat slip ,so you can walk from the house right to your boat/yacht at the deep water marina. Piccozzi offers for up to 50 yachts: super, diesel, slips, moorings ; hot showers, cold ice and warm help. 15-100 amp electric hook-up, laundromat, groceries.
Horse Back Riding: Paard Hill with beautiful water views
has large in-door and out-door riding arenas, clinics, summer camp program, boarding, shows, sales and leases.
For all levels and disciplines
Cross Country Field and beautiful wooden trails
Open to all ages
Golf: There are two Golf Courses on the Island. One is a challenging 9-hole course open to the Public .Both Golf Clubs have a restaurant and a Pro Shop .
Shelter Island Country Club
Established 1901 is a 9 hole course and you can actually walk to the course from the house.
No need to bring golf clubs-there are two sets at the house.
Gardiner`s Bay is a Private 18 Holes Golf and Country Club. The oldest in the USA!
Both Courses have amazing views of the Water !
Welcome to Eden Roc on the Isle of Eden !
I was visiting the Hamptons from Holland and discovered the magical Heights on Shelter Island with my Dad in December 1998. I fell in love with the charm and peacefulness of the Island and decided to stay with my Newfoundland Dog .
A blissful decision that I will never regret and that I will always be grateful for.
No place like Shelter Island !
Serene,magical and just beautiful !
On the East End of Long Island, between the South Fork (Hamptons) and North Fork you will find spectacular Shelter Island, NY .
A 5 minute ferry ride separates Shelter Island from the Hamptons . Long Island`s and possibly the country`s -most exclusive summer community .
A 12 minute ferry ride separates Shelter Island from the North Fork with its splendid vineyards and wineries.
Eden Roc is located in an historic enclave with an easy walk to your Private Beach Club that offers a life guard on duty, BBQ nights, ice ccream socials, swim races, dinner dance, kids movie nights, cook outs....etc.
Quaint old towns like Sag Harbor and East Hampton are less than 12 miles away.
New York City-the capital of the World -can be reached by a luxurious bus connection in less than 2.5 hours.
Other Activities: Kayaking
Golf: There are plenty restaurants with outdoor dining and beautiful views. Here is a list of restaurants where you can walk to from the house.
The Chequit Inn (beautiful views of Rainbow Park and water from patio and deck in this charming Victorian Old Lady surrounded by hydrangea bushes).
The Dory`s ( 'you haven`t done Shelter Island `til you have done the Dory`s). Waterfront and outside dining.
Sweet Tomatos on 15 Grand Avenue (Italian Continental Cuisine).Outside dining !
Vine Street Cafe. Outside dining !
Sunset Beach on 33 Shore Road (legendary Sunsets, food, and fun).
|Rate Period||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event||Minimum Stay|
Jul 1 2014 - Sep 1 2014
|Refundable damage deposit||$2,500.00|
|Notes||Use of Private Beach Club ,WIFI, lawn care,utilities, garbage pick-up and cleaning ladies are included in rental rates.|
* Approximate monthly rate. Actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay. Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency (USD) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner / advertiser.