Renovated in 2013, this direct waterfront house in the residential Saugatuck Shores section of Westport, Connecticut, offers panoramic views of Long Island Sound, a master bedroom suite overlooking the water, a private patio surrounded by beautiful flowers, a new country front porch and a new 2nd floor deck facing the water. It's fully furnished, tastefully decorated, has 3 bedrooms, 2 full baths, new oak floors, new stainless kitchen appliances, new washer, dryer, new upgraded electrical system, cable TVs, DVD and high-speed wireless Internet access. It's 65 minutes to New York City by car or train and a few minutes to I-95, the train station, fine restaurants, shopping and many recreational, cultural and entertainment amenities, including art exhibits, seasonal concerts and the famous Westport Playhouse.
You can swim, sail or fish right in front of the house. There are a few very small private beaches within walking distance. Two, large public beaches, with full facilities, are 10 and 15 minutes away. The house is located in Saugatuck Shores, which is almost entirely surrounded by water and is ideal for sailing, walking and biking. You can rent a boat or kayak at Longshore Marina and beach it in front of the house. Or, relax on the front porch or upper deck and watch a procession of colorful boats pass by the house. Kids love to walk along the beach and collect shells, stones and sea creatures.
The owners, Michael and Joan, are a semi-retired couple, that have lived in nearby New Canaan, CT for the past 35 years. They take a personal interest in seeing that their guests are comfortable and enjoy their stay.
Spectacular views of the water.
Clean, fresh house with bright rooms.
Westport is a great vacation town with a lot to offer. Great shopping, fine restaurants, art exhibits, summer concerts and many entertainment, cultural and historical attractions.
Nice neighbors. private, peaceful setting.
Ideal for a getaway, or a young couple with children looking for a variety of family activities, or seniors looking for a relaxing vacation.
The house is located directly on Long Island Sound in the heart of the Gold Coast region of Southern Connecticut, minutes from the many conveniences and attractions of downtown Westport and only 65 minutes by car or train from mid-town New York City.
The upper deck and front porch offer 180 degree unobstructed views of the water.
Saugatuck Shores is ideal for sailing, walking and biking. You can swim, sail or fish right in front of the house. Rent a boat or kayak and 'beach' it near the house. Sit on the front porch or upstairs deck and watch a procession of colorful boats of all sizes pass by the house. Children love to walk along the beach and collect shells, stones and sea creatures.
Westport offers many cultural, entertainment and recreational attractions, including fine restaurants, trendy stores, art shows, seasonal concerts, antiques, beautiful scenery, historic landmarks and the famous Westport Playhouse. The public-access Longshore Country Club has golf, tennis, sail boating, kayaking, sailing school and a popular restaurant. Nearby Compo Beach is family-oriented and offers a long sandy beach, modern pavilion, dressing rooms, showers, new playground, food service, picnic area, basketball and volleyball.
The Westport Playhouse is known for its live broadway performances and celebrities.
The house is 65 minutes by train or car to mid-town Manhattan. It's about a mile to the Westport train station, which has ample parking.
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Jun 15 2015 - Aug 31 2015
30 night minimum stay
|Notes||9 month rental (Sept. to May) rate is $3,650 a month.
One year rental rate is $4,950 a month.
* 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.