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Beautful, Direct Waterfront property

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,800 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

3BR, 2 BA and outdoor shower. Sleeps 8 max ~ House 2- 1 BR 2 Queen Beds

While On the Beach with Cher, you will enjoy a spectacular direct waterfront home, on a private beach. Renovated extensively in 2005/6 ~ this house provides our Guests with uncompromised views of Long Island Sound looking both East & West

This charming house is called The Sea Rose ~ it has ALL the modern conveniences of this century! Wake to the sounds of winds and surf. You will hear the Sea Gulls yapping for their breakfast ! See glorious Sunrises and Sunsets . The only way that you would get closer to the water is to be on a boat!!!

Relax and dine on your covered porch. The home is naturally cooled by sea breezes or there is air conditioning, if you prefer.

ALL three bedrooms in this beach house are waterside . As you fall asleep or wake you will hear the mixture of the wind and the waves. ALL bedrooms have their own air-conditioning units so each Guest may regulate the best temperature for themselves while sleeping or napping. Bedroom one features a King size bed. Bedroom two has a double bed and two twin beds, which are a trundle bed. This room features the circular waterfront balcony/deck. A wonderful place for that first cup of morning coffee. Bedroom number three has a Queen bed.

There is a small loft area that will hold a double air mattress if you need additional space.

There are two full bathrooms and a outdoor shower. The house also has a washer and dryer ~ no longer considered a luxury item in a beach house.

The house is well proportioned to enjoy in and outdoor waterfront living. The open floor plan provides water views from all rooms. Matter of fact, the only rooms in this home which are not facing the beach are the bathrooms!

BOTH the house and Guest cottage have Rinnai ~ hot water on demand, water heaters so you NEVER run out of hot water.

The driveway provides parking for 4/6 cars depending on how careful you park. But NO WORRIES ~ there is a public parking area across the street for additional guest parking.

The Guest cottage ~ The Rose Bud is included with the rental of this house in the Summer months. The Rose Bud has one large bedroom w/ two queen beds, and two big closets. It has an open living area which is both kitchen and living room. It has a newly updated private bathroom ~ The cottage is a completely self contained small home. It also has a washer and dryer.

This safe neighborhood is enjoyed by many who run and walk the streets for enjoyment and exercise. With street lights glowing for night time activities you are not limited by light. I live in this very same Bay ~ I can attest to the safety!

Kayaks: For your entertainment and joy we have provided this home with two Kayaks with paddles. On a sunny, hot day this is a wonderful way to enjoy the water, the weather and explore the shoreline. We provide life jackets for each Kayak. These should be worn at all times.

Paddle Boards: For the 2017 Season we have purchased two paddle boards for our Guests . Life jackets need to be worn for all water activities.

Many of our Guests salt water fish and clam while they are on Holiday here in Milford.

Customer Service: It is our goal to provide to all of our customers a wonderful vacation experience. We do our best to assure that this house is spotless and that the property is kept in tip top shape with beautiful flowers.

If any of our guests are having a gathering of any sort we will assist you in locating any items which you need for the event. We have the ability to pay close attention to detail because we live in the same Bay about 25 houses down. This is also why we know the area well and feel safe with our neighborhood.

To get a better idea of who I am and where we are located check us out on Social Media, as : On the Beach with Cher

More Details

Property Manager
Cheryl Conroy Warren
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 14, 2018


Milford House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beachfront ...
  • Waterfront
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Free Long Distance
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer ...
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , washer/dryer
    Bathroom - toilet , shower
    Bathroom - outdoor shower , out door
  • The Beach House: Both bathrooms are brand new! The first floor bathroom has a glass enclosed shower, sink and toilet. The second floor bathroom has a bathtub for bathing or showering and a sink and toilet. This bathroom is also the home for washing machine and dryer, which are available for your use.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom - 1 queen , waterfront
    Bedroom - 1 double , 2 twin/ single , water/balcony - Two twin beds are trundle style
    Bedroom - 1 king , waterfront
  • The Beach House bedrooms: #1, is a direct water water front with a King size bed; #2. is a direct water front with a double bed which also has TWO TWIN BEDS, TRUNDLE style, in this same bedroom. This is especially good for families traveling with young children. This bedroom also has a circular balcony with seating for two comfortably; #3. is a queen size bed, and it also is a waterfront bedroom. All bedrooms are carpeted with wall to wall carpeting. The living room has a new Flat screen TV. Each Bedroom has a NEW Flat screen 1080, TV .
  • CD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Balcony
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 6 beach chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
The Beach House was completely renovated and designed for low maintenance living. Almost all the walls are a light maple with mahogany trim. The second and third floor, hallways and bedrooms are wall to wall carpet. The first level, which features the kitchen, dining room and bathroom has a black slate floor. Bead board abounds, some of which is original to the house. One of the bedrooms and all the ceilings are beadboard or wainscoting. Due to the renovation of this house it is extremely energy efficient. EACH BEDROOM HAS IT'S OWN air conditioner! The house is completely furnished with a mix of contemporary and antique furnishings.


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Beautful, Direct Waterfront property
average rating of 4.9333334 based on 30 reviews
Connecticut, US

Amazing location, with water views for miles

  • 5 of 5

My grown sons and families and my husband and I spent a great week here, mid August. The houses (we also had the "little house" ) were spotless, and totally equipped with high end appliances and nice furniture. Tons of linens, tons of tv's and air conditioners, several gathering places both inside and out. It was steps from the beach and came with paddle boards and kayaks (life jackets too.) The wide covered porch was especially welcome as we lucked out on a sunny, warm week.

Cher even snagged us some beach toys for my 3 year old grandson.

All in all a very successful vacation. Hope to do it again!

Thanks, Cher.

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect XXXXX

  • 5 of 5

We spend 6 days at Milford . At Cher place. All was so good .We hope to come back again .Everything was so perfect. Thank you

  • Submitted: Mar 29, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Brooklyn, NY

The Perfect Beach Getaway!

  • 5 of 5

You'll want for nothing in this charming beach front home! Watch the sunsets and rise right on the beach front. House is fully stocked and comfortable! Cheryl, the manager, is the BEST!! I will always go out of my way to rent one of Cheryl's properties. She treats her guests perfectly and ensures you have everything you could need for a perfect beach front vacation! Thank you Cheryl!

  • Submitted: Mar 15, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Peaceful Beachfront Home

  • 5 of 5

We celebrated my mom's birthday at this fully equipped waterfront home. I could not have asked for anything more. From sunrises to sunsets, on this wraparound porch, we enjoyed the tranquility of this beautiful beach. This home had everything you could possibly think of. Upon arriving at to this spotless home, we knew we will be renting this home again (already looking at dates for next year). Wonderful week away with my kids, grandson and parents , the memories were priceless. Cheryl is so accommodating, for any issue if it pops up, always available by cell. We miss you, the lovely home & views alr ad!!

  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Little Piece of Paradise

  • 5 of 5

My family and I loved our stay in the house and cottage! It was clean and comfortable. You get the feeling of being on a cruise ship when you look out from the kitchen to the beach...all you see is blue sky and water. All stress melts away here. The bedroom directly facing the beach was so relaxing with the sound of gentle waves at night and having the kayaks were great for early morning rides as the sun came up. Everything you need is right there and if there is something you want stores and restaurants are nearby. It's the perfect place for a perfect vacation. Can't wait to go back!

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Absolutely perfect

  • 5 of 5

My husband and myself along with our dogs stayed for 13 weeks in this comfy home. Cheryl was an absolute pleasure to work with. She provides excellent service and her home was very well put together. The kitchen is thoroughly stocked with everything you may need to cook with along with many spices. The ocean view is perfect. We stayed during the colder months but still enjoyed the ocean. Loved watching the tide come in and go out. Neighbors are friendly and were not loud. We worked nights and had no problems sleeping during the day. Cheryl has provided internet and TV in every room. The beds are comfy. This house is in a great location and Milford is a great little town to visit. Thank you again, Cheryl for making our stay so pleasant.

  • Submitted: Apr 23, 2016
  • Stayed: January 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind words ~ I enjoy my Guests and it is my pleasure to provide them with what they need to have an enjoyable visit ! Please do come back and say Hello, if you are ever back in the North East!
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Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
Beachcomer Bar
Nearest Ferry
8.4 Miles
Bridgeport Ferry
Nearest Train
1.8 Miles
Downtown Milford
Nearest Motorway
1.9 Miles
Car: recommended

This historic town features New England at its best! Going into the center of town, the Green is one of the largest in New England. The town center also has a very busy Harbor. The town center has shops, boutiques and many, many restaurants around and near the beautiful town green. With nature centers and historic landmarks, Milford is a town that has it all! For the ladies a first rate, newly renovated (03/06) indoor mall. It features many of the larger retail stores we know, as well as a movie theatre ( 14 ) , a great place for a rainy day.!! Milford rocks! The nightlife and resturants are alive with action, many clubs downtown are walking distance to each other. The town of Milford offers small town charm with city amenties. Milford's train station has great schedules for those who wish to visit New York City for work or play. Train travel to New York is 1 1/2 hrs. This home is nearby to New Haven (15min), which has many theatres, resturants, night clubs and summer concerts on the town green. Nearby New Haven is home to Yale University, The Peabody Museum, The British Arts Museum so many galleries and shops, too numerous to mention. Mystic Seaport, Foxwood and Mohegan Sun casino are close.

Other Activities: Check the Milford Chamber website for upcoming events in town

Golf: There are many public, first rate places to play golf in and around Milford, Ct. I would suggest in peak playing season that you go onto the internet and view the possibilities.

We also have a Costco, Whole Foods and Trader Joe's ~ ALL within a 1/2 mile of each other .




Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $50
Cleaning for both houses $325

JUNE 22, 2018 UNTIL SEPTEMBER 6, 2018 . THE POSTED SUMMER RENTAL RATE IS FOR TWO HOUSES, SLEEPING 12 PEOPLE IN BEDS FOR $3,900 WE ARE RENTING HOUSE AND GUEST COTTAGE TOGETHER. THE GUEST COTTAGE SLEEPS 4 IN TWO QUEEN SIZE BEDS ~ pictures will be sent on request as it is a fully self contained house, with a kitchen, bathroom and large bedroom with two queen size beds.



Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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