: Providence Airport
: Block Island
: Providence Station
: Route 1 and 1A
Car: not necessary
The cottage is within one block from the beach surrounded by summer activities. Restaurants including clam shacks, lobster, family and fine dining are within walking distance and a short drive. Mini or regular golf are a few minutes drive as are batting cages, go-carts and in-line skating etc. Short drive to historic downtown, Newport mansions, Port Galilee fish markets, Providence shopping, airport, Foxwoods Casinos, Watch Hill, Mystic Seaport, Aquarium etc.
Narragansett has several great beaches to explore. Scarborough State Beach (which is within one block) offers body surfing and board riding on its waves. It has concession stands & bath house with toilets. Roger Wheeler Beach/Sand Hill Cove is two miles away and has gentler waves, a playground and crafts for kids. Narragansett Town Beach is approx. one mile. The area is great for walking, biking or jogging. The Block Island Ferry, deep sea fishing charters and fish markets are few minute drive.
Other Activities: Near many historic New England beach towns like Newport, Mystic Seaport, Foxwoods Casinos and Watch Hill