CONNECTICUT SHORELINE BEACH COTTAGE WITH PANORAMIC VIEWS OF THE SOUND

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Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 14 nights

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CONNECTICUT SHORELINE BEACH COTTAGE WITH PANORAMIC VIEWS OF THE SOUND

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2 bedrooms (queen bed, two twins) sleeps 4, 1 full bath plus outdoor shower

Indian Cove cottage on private road with two sandy beaches, boat dock and swimming raft. Kayak, swim, sail, fish, clam, bike, hike. Friendly community where families have come for generations. Great place to let kids roam on bikes (15 mph speed limit.)

Big-sky view of the Long Island Sound. Watch from the deck as the osprey soar overhead and dive for fish. Walk on the beach in the moonlight with the lighthouse from Faulkner's Island twinkling in the distance.

Large new deck with gas bbq, retractable awning and pots of flowers. Bamboo floors throughout, new tempurpedic mattresses, newly remodeled kitchen with dishwasher, bedrooms and bathroom. WI-Fi, cable TV, 2 bikes and kayaks (two sea kayaks and one small kayak that can be launched from the beach). There are fresh herbs and tomatoes (later in the season) available for your use. Large picnic table on the deck seats 8.

We have tried to equip the house with all the things we'd like to have in a vacation house: Le Creusset pots, sharp knives, plenty of good quality dishes, nice table linens, 2 Brown Jordon chaise lounges, new Tempurpedic mattresses, comfortable linens and pillows.

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Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • children welcome
Owner
Advertiser since 2011
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Speaks english
Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 14 nights
Pay with confidence
Pay with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

Reviews

4.9
based on 8 traveler reviews

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Connecticut shoreline beach cottage with panoramic views of the Sound
average rating of 4.875 based on 8 reviews
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Connecticut shoreline beach cottage with panoramic views of the Sound
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p373088
+1 917 699 8778
Guilford Connecticut Shore
5

Even prettier than it appears online!

  • 5 of 5
The online information is accurate but when I walked in, I realized that the online photos don't do it justice. Modern, comfy seating with tasteful and cheerful color scheme. Nice kitchen with any utensil you might need to cook on the BBQ as well as visit the many nice restaurants in town. Great private beach at low and high tide. I enjoyed the swimming while my husband kayaked. Quiet mornings. Pretty bedrooms. Excellent hot/cold outdoor shower we preferred as come in back after the beach. Great views. Good customer service from Judy. Would recommend to a friend and return. Only tiny problem was we hated to leave and the cleaning couple arrived early and idled their car just outside the door we were bringing our luggage out through. Unpleasant and they just watched (maybe needed A/C in their car). Wish they would have driven around the block a few times because it felt like an abrupt ending to a lovely week. But that was minor in the whole scheme of things!:)
  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for letting me know about my cleaners. They have only a few hours between guests--and they care a lot about making the house perfect, down to fresh-cut flowers on the table. But I'm sorry they were insensitive and rushed you. I've spoken to them.
business
Connecticut shoreline beach cottage with panoramic views of the Sound
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p373088
+1 917 699 8778
Guilford Connecticut Shore
East Lansing, MI
5

My "home" in Indian Cove

My "home" in Indian Cove
  • 5 of 5
Judy and Richard Davies' lovely cottage is a perfect place to enjoy all that Guilford and the Connecticut shoreline have to offer. Unique to this cottage: I have never stayed at a place where I can settle in and within minutes everything that I need is at my fingertips. The kitchen, for example, is stocked with the same high-end equipment that I have at home so cooking for just the two of us or for a crowd is a breeze. The beds, similarly, are comfortable and getting a good night's sleep is easy. The cottage is spacious so it is easy to welcome visiting family. Every amenity (wifi, workspace, good books, cable TV for husbands who like to keep up with sports) is at hand. Indian Cove is a special area of Guilford. Long walks are easily at hand, there are beaches and birds, bikes and kayaks. One can't help but enjoy the osprey as they fly by clutching their fresh catch from the sea. A memorable time that won't soon be forgotten.
  • Submitted: Jun 8, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
business
Connecticut shoreline beach cottage with panoramic views of the Sound
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p373088
+1 917 699 8778
Guilford Connecticut Shore
4

Quaint Beach Cottage

  • 4 of 5
Lovely beach cottage in quiet community near private beach. Great view from front deck. House was clean and owners very accommodating.
  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
business
Connecticut shoreline beach cottage with panoramic views of the Sound
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p373088
+1 917 699 8778
Guilford Connecticut Shore
Scotland
5

Perfect Destination

  • 5 of 5
This house is beautiful and a perfect destination for a relaxing holiday. Everything is of a very good quality and it was immaculate for our arrival. The decking and views from the decking are idyllic and after a day out and about it was perfect to sit out with a glass of wine and cook on the great bar-b-que. Judy is excellent to deal with and nothing is too much trouble. If we return to Connecticut I will derfinitely stay at this house again and will recommend it to all our friends. Fantastic holiday.
  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
business
Connecticut shoreline beach cottage with panoramic views of the Sound
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p373088
+1 917 699 8778
Guilford Connecticut Shore
5

Cozy, comfortable cottage

  • 5 of 5
We have rented this cottage for three years. It's such an idyllic getaway that we can't help ourselves! It is nicely decorated, comfortable, homey, clean, and well equipped. We love having the kayaks available for interesting rides along the shore and exploring. It's a great neighborhood for walking and the sunsets and views of the sound from the oversize deck (with a great awning) are spectacular.
  • Submitted: Jul 7, 2012
  • Stayed: Jun 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
business
Connecticut shoreline beach cottage with panoramic views of the Sound
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p373088
+1 917 699 8778
Guilford Connecticut Shore
5

A little bit of heaven

  • 5 of 5
The location and water views were perfect. All of the home appointments were above average, and complete with any potential need anticipated.
The town and surrounding communities were charming and the people welcoming.
The prize however, were the fantastic views, and we look forward to returning.
  • Submitted: Jun 26, 2011
  • Stayed: Jun 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Map

Map

Nearest Train
2 Miles
Guilford Station-Shoreline train from New Haven
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Highway 95 exit 57
Car: recommended

A little bit of Maine along the Connecticut coast, about 2 hours from Manhattan. Private association with private beach on idyllic cove. Historic Guilford has the largest Village Green in CT, surrounded by restaurants, boutiques and a hand-made ice cream shop. Town marina with outdoor restaurants.

Activities in the area include: touring the Thimble Islands by ferry or boat; picking rasberries, peaches and apples; crafts, arts fairs and farmers' market on the Greens in Guilford and Madison; Hammonasset State Beach; antiquing in Essex and Chester; summer stock theater, Guilford and New Haven museums; Mohegan Sun, Foxwoods Casinos and outlet stores less than an hour away.

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Availability & Rates

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Guilford Cottage Rental Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Off peak--fall
Sep 7 2014 - May 2 2015
14 night minimum stay
$1,850
$6,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning $100
Notes A sixty (60) day notice is required for cancellation. Cancellations that are made more than sixty (60) days prior to the arrival date will incur $200 booking penalty. Cancellations or changes that result in a shortened stay, that are made within 60 days of the arrival date, forfeit the full advance payment—unless another booking at the full rental rate is arranged for the rental period.

Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Amenities

Guilford Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach
Theme:
  • Family
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Living Room
  • Hair Dryer
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Parking
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Parking Off Street
  • Activities Guide
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Filtered Water
  • Firewood
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Wireless Internet
  • Internet
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Stove
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Grill
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Oven
  • Microwave
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Outdoor shower - ENCLOSED WITH LARGE BRASS RAINHEAD
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
Entertainment:
  • Video Library
  • Games
  • DVD Player
  • Books
  • Books for Kids
  • Television
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Radio
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Large Cooler
  • Wood Deck
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Bicycles
  • 7 garden chairs
  • 4 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • children welcome
Attractions:
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • walking
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • scenic drives
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • ATM/bank
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • swimming
  • sailing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • wind-surfing
  • water skiing
  • mountain biking
  • hiking
  • sound/bay fishing
  • water tubing
  • pier fishing
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