GRAND VICTORIAN HOUSE, BEAUTIFULLY RESTORED, CENTRAL NEWPORT

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Sleeps10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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GRAND VICTORIAN HOUSE, BEAUTIFULLY RESTORED, CENTRAL NEWPORT

Newport House Rental Photos and Description

House, 5 Bedrooms, 4 Baths, (Sleeps 10 maximum)

Looking for the ideal house in central Newport for a wedding, a family vacation, a school or college reunion, a moms' getaway, or the Newport Folk and Jazz Festivals?

We think we have the ideal solution. But we'll leave it to the people who have stayed here to explain why. They can tell the story better than we can.

Scroll down to the reviews below and see what they have to say. Then, if you are intrigued, contact us for availability, rates, and special offers.

Occupancy. Ten people is the absolute maximum.

The House. It is an elegant period (1875) home full of light, high ceilings, wood floors, modern kitchen with new appliances, including a wet bar and wine cooler, and a sunlit, separate dining area. The master bathroom has a Jacuzzi tub and another bathroom has a steam shower. The top floor has two bedrooms( (two double beds and two singles) and a shared bathroom, ideal for children and young people. The fully finished and furnished basement, with a double bed and a separate seating area, is great for watching sports and movies. The house has three flat-screen TVs (library/master bedroom/basement), Wifi throughout, and chairs, towels, and kids' surf boards for the beach. Relax on the spacious front and back porches with a barbecue grill for summer dining.

Set well back from the street and screened by a high privet hedge, the house is a quiet haven in a busy town. The yard is private and prettily landscaped. There is room in the driveway for up to five cars, and on-street parking is free and unrestricted.

There are four good restaurants on Broadway at the bottom of our street, a mere three minutes walk.The popular Irish Fastnet pub and the historic Jane Pickens movie theater are a few minutes further on, as is Thames Street, with its shops, restaurants, and pubs. The Viking Hotel and Bellevue Avebue are just down the road. The harbor is also within walking distance, which means you can stroll down there and buy lobsters and clams off the boats that caught them, shop and have a meal at one of the many dock-front restaurants, or take a boat tour around Narrangansett Bay.

Minutes away by car are a fine selection of Atlantic Ocean beaches, the Tennis Hall of Fame, the Bellevue Avenue mansions, and a convenient shopping plaza. There is an excellent 18-hole golf course at the Newport National Golf Club, another short ride away.

Newport's summer season features the renowned Classical, Jazz, and Folk Festivals, tournaments and inductions at the Tennis Hall of Fame, and several notable yacht races.

Keywords: Victorian, period house, historic Newport home

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Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • smoking allowed
  • pets considered
  • children welcome

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Apart from the pleasure of staying in an elegant and comfortable house, the greatest joy is being able to step outside and walk through Newport's ancient streets to most of the city's attractions. The house is in the historic Kay Street District so, whichever way you turn, there are lovely old homes, tall, shady trees, and flowering gardens to accompany you on your journey. No need to fight for a parking space, or risk picking up a ticket. Enjoy the street life of a lively and virbant city in its summer finery.

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights
Contact the owner directly to confirm reservation details and pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer), to protect your payment up to $1,000.
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5
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Grand Victorian House, Beautifully Restored, Central Newport
average rating of 5.0 based on 36 reviews
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Grand Victorian House, Beautifully Restored, Central Newport
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Newport Newport and Aquidneck Island
Boston
5

GIRLS WEEKEND IN NEWPORT

  • 5 of 5
My girlfriends and I just returned from an amazing weekend in Newport. When we arrived in Newport we were greeted by John and given a thorough tour of the home. John was incredibly welcoming and great to work with throughout the entire process of renting the home. As soon as we arrived at the house we knew it was going to be the perfect place with the beautiful porches,comfortable bedrooms and more than enough space for us. We all enjoyed drinking our coffee on the back porch in the morning and slept so comfortably in the beds at night. The house was conveniently located and we were able to easily walk into town and enjoy all that Newport has to offer.

Overall, we had such a memorable and perfect weekend staying at the house and would highly recommend it to anyone staying in Newport.

We miss it already and can't wait to go back.
  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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Grand Victorian House, Beautifully Restored, Central Newport
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p342301vb
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Newport Newport and Aquidneck Island
Jersey Shore
5

GREAT WOMEN'S GETAWAY!!

Great women's getaway!!
  • 5 of 5
We rented this property for a girls getaway. It was perfect for us. We were able to walk comfortably in and out of Newport for shopping and dining. The house was wonderful, impeccably maintained, with any possible amenity you could need. The bedrooms were spacious with comfortable beds and linens. The bathrooms were fabulous with all kinds of relaxing showers and tubs. The living areas were large and made it easy to spread out in. If you are readers, this is your paradise, as they had available any/all types of books! The kitchen made it easy to use with all conveniences at your finger tips, right down to choices of wine:) There were both front and back porches and even though the weather did not cooperate, we still had breakfast outside.
John, the owner, could not have been nicer or more helpful. We have already asked him to reserve the house for next year!!
I definitely would recommend this property!!!!
  • Submitted: Apr 30, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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Grand Victorian House, Beautifully Restored, Central Newport
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p342301vb
+1 ++1 (401) 207-3671
Newport Newport and Aquidneck Island
5

FASCINATING HOUSE AND SERVICE!!!

  • 5 of 5
We had a crew of 10 people stay at the house. John was a very nice, friendly, and flexible person, and I could tell that from our conversations even prior to our stay. The house was just absolutely fascinating. Everything that we needed for our three-day stay was there, including the barbeque grill, which we used twice. All of the bedrooms were excellent, especially the master bedroom where my wife and I had the privilege of staying. John introduced us to all of the rooms at check-in, which was also very helpful. He also called in a few times to see whether everything was okay. All in all, the crew enjoyed every aspect of the house, and if we were to come again, we would definitely choose this house again.
  • Submitted: Apr 11, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Grand Victorian House, Beautifully Restored, Central Newport
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+1 ++1 (401) 207-3671
Newport Newport and Aquidneck Island
Ashburn, Va
5

NEWPORT WEDDING

  • 5 of 5
Our son's wedding was in Newport and we needed a house to accommodate our son and his 4 groomsmen, as well as 4 other family members. The house was perfect for our needs with its 5 bedrooms and 4 full bathrooms. The kitchen was fully stocked with gadgets, dinnerware, cookware and modern conveniences. John, thanks so much for everything. We are so very happy we found your house listed on VRBO.
  • Submitted: Nov 5, 2013
  • Stayed: Nov 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing
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Grand Victorian House, Beautifully Restored, Central Newport
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Newport Newport and Aquidneck Island
Orinda, CA
5

AWESOME HOUSE IN A GREAT LOCATION

  • 5 of 5
Our group of 6 rented this house for a long weekend. The house is in the PERFECT location. We walked everywhere; bars and restaurants on Broadway and Thames are an easy walk. We walked to the Tennis Hall of Fame, the Cliff Walk, breakfast...you name it we were able to walk there. The house itself is charming, large, but also updated with a modern kitchen, DirecTV, etc.

If you're heading to Newport and want a great experience, rent this house.
  • Submitted: Oct 29, 2013
  • Stayed: Oct 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Grand Victorian House, Beautifully Restored, Central Newport
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Newport Newport and Aquidneck Island
Cape Cod
5

ELEGANCE AND COMFORT FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY

  • 5 of 5
Our stay in Newport could not have been more perfect. A significant piece of of that assessment was the fantastic accommodations. This beautiful home had everything our busy family needed. Space, comfort, porches, yard and most of all a relaxed feeling for my for preschool grandchildren.
My two grown children and their families joined us for a fall weekend in Newport. Children and adults alike found perfect sleeping and relaxing spaces in the home. Once the children were in bed, adults enjoyed a lovely dinner in the amazing dinning room and sat by the fire to enjoy each other's company. The house was meticulously clean, bedding superb, great references provided by the owners for parks, sightseeing, dinning, and just general info. Super convenient to all of Newport. We hope to make this an annual trip. I highly recommend the home to all!
  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2013
  • Stayed: Oct 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Map

Nearest Airport
27 Miles
Providence Airport
Nearest Ferry
20 Miles
Quonset (for Martha's Vineyard & Nantucket)
Nearest Train
19 Miles
Kingston (Amtrak)
Nearest Motorway
25 Miles
I-95
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Easton's (First) Beach
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Newport National Golf Club
Car: recommended

Newport is famous for its summer season. It is home to the remarkable Bellevue Avenue mansions, the Tennis Hall of Fame, and the Classical, Jazz, and Folk Music Festivals, It has a variety of great Atlantic beaches, all close by. Sports on offer include swimming, sailing, surfing, wind and kite surfing, golf, horseback riding, hiking, fishing, and tennis.

A charming, old colonial town with narrow, cobblestoned streets, Newport is ideal for sightseeing and shopping. Many of the attractions, notably the restaurants, pubs, shops, and the harbor, are within walking distance of the house. Not surprisingly, seaford--fresh and varied--is the leading gastronomic specialty, but there is also an abundance of locally produced meat, fruit, and vegetables available at colorful farmers' markets..

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Feb 1 2014 - Dec 15 2014
2 night minimum stay
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Amenities

Newport House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Near The Ocean
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
General:
  • Alarm Clock
  • Water Cooler
  • Filtered Water
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Laundry Soap
  • Paper Towels
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Security System
  • Shampoo
  • Basic Soaps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Local Maps
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Fireplace
  • Iron & Board
  • Heating
  • Parking On Street
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Wood Fireplace ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Internet
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Telephone
  • Parking Off Street ...
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Grill
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Freezer
  • Oven
  • Toaster
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Lobster Pot
  • Pantry Items
  • Stove
  • Ice Maker
  • Dishwasher
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Room
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
  • All bathrooms are full-sized.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double , 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 5 - 1 double
  • The house has two bedrooms on the 2nd floor: a master bedroom with a king size bed and en suite bathroom, and a bedroom with a double bed and adjoining bathroom. On the 3rd floor, there are two bedrooms that share a bathroom. One bedroom has a double bed and the other a double and two single beds. The last bedroom is in the basement with a double bed and a bathroom on the 1st floor, at the head of the basement stairs.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • VCR
  • Television
  • Radio
  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • CD Player
  • Books for Kids
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Small Cooler
  • Wood Deck
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • smoking allowed
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Jacuzzi
  • jetted tub ...
Attractions:
  • health/beauty spa
  • museums
  • live theater
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • pond
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
  • autumn foliage
Leisure Activities:
  • scenic drives
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • paddle boating
  • walking
  • boating
  • antiquing
  • horseback riding
  • shopping
Local Services & Businesses:
  • hospital
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • ATM/bank
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • surfing
  • hiking
  • basketball court
  • water skiing
  • swimming
  • golf
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
  • fishing
  • cycling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • roller blading
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
Notes:
The master bedroom, with its en suite bathroom, extends the width of the house. The bedroom has a separate seating area, a desk, a bow window, and a flatscreen TV with an ottoman for relaxed viewing. The top floor has two bedrooms, each with a double bed. One of the bedrooms also has two single beds. There is a bathroom on this floor making it a separate area and ideal for children or young people. The basement, fully finished and furnished, has a double bed with a bathroom conveniently located up the stairs, directly opposite the entrance. It also has a flat-screen TV and a couch, a perfect place to watch sport and movies. All the bedrooms, except the basement, have window air conditioners.
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