Great Island is surrounded by Point Judith Tidal Pond and is adjacent to a quaint fishing village (Galilee) with restaurants, gift shops, parking, charter boats/marina, and the Block Island Ferry. Exclusively one family homes. No stores or amusements to attract noise or tourists. Very little traffic. Safe for kids. Right of way to launch boats next to property with beach and swimming. Foxwoods gambling casino is within 45 minutes drive. Original cabin was built by Professor Wales and his engineering students as a class project. Although updated, it retains its 1930's charm. Cottage features a fully equipped eat-in kitchen, Florida room, laundry area off Florida room with washer and dryer, and living room with studio bed, and cable TV. Enclosure has a hot/cold outdoor shower. HEATING FOR Winter Rentals: gas, electric, and wood. Wood stove in fireplace requires 2-3 cords for winter heating.
Additional photos on our web-site: Local Marina & Restaurants: Galilee Harbor and Marina: launching area and charter boats (within 1.5 miles of cottage). Local restaurants: breakfast, lunch and dinner (within 1.5-5 miles of cottage) ... Custy's lobster is excellent ... Fresh seafood daily.
Block Island Ferry: local parking for ferry within 1.5 miles of cottage
Ready access to beach, swimming, boating, fishing, sailing, water skiing, etc. Large yard can be used for a variety of games and activities. Other local activities include: miniature golf, bumper boats, roller skating, public golf courses (within 15-20 miles), private golf courses (within 5 miles), camp grounds nearby, shopping in nearby towns, flea market (within 20 miles), Point Judith Lighthouse, etc. Point Judith Tidal Pond, also known as Salt Pond, has direct access to the Galilee harbor, Snug Harbor, Potter's Pond, as well as to the Atlantic Ocean and Jerusalem Beach. Newport is about 40 minutes away with many historical sites (such as, Vanderblt Mansion, Navy War College, etc.), Naval Base with commissary, entertainment, U-Pick strawberry farm, music festivals, etc. University of Rhode Island is about 12 miles away often has stage entertainment, as does Theatre-By-The-Sea in near-by Matunuck. Foxwoods gambling casino is within 45 minutes away.
Other Activities: boating, kayaking, roller skating
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Jun 1 2014 - Sep 15 2014
7 night minimum stay
|Notes: Summer lease is for FULL WEEK ... Saturday to Saturday|
Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency (US Dollar) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner / advertiser.