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Comfortable Cottage/Crescent Beach Area for Rent by the Week

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 900 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4-6)

Enjoy your vacation in a cottage that is comfortable in any type of weather. There is a great deck for meals outside when the weather is sunny, lots of windows and ceiling fans in every room. But there is more… a furnace provides warmth for the cooler days that can come early in the season, and central air provides cooling for those occasional hot days in the summer when even the sea breeze seems too warm. It is always comfortable!

One bedroom has a double bed, and the other has twins...and both offer dresser drawers for storage. Additionally there are two single futons to stretch sleeping capacity to a max of six people. Bedding and bath towels are provided. The house has a fully equipped (eat-in) kitchen and a comfortable living room with TV/DVD. The large back yard has plenty of room for outdoor games, as well as a gas grill and picnic table for summer meals. A washer and dryer are available in the basement.

The Beaches – Located in the Crescent Beach Association, the cottage provides access to two beaches nearby. Crescent Beach is a lovely private beach on Niantic Bay, just about six blocks and an enjoyable walk away. Crescent Beach has a great snack bar which is open for breakfast and through the day for easy meals in flip-flops and a swimsuit. In addition, your rent will provide you with a pass to McCook Park which is just beyond Crescent Beach on the bay. McCook Park offers another beach, rest-rooms, picnic areas, play equipment and parking for guests.

RESERVATIONS FOR THE SUMMER OF 2018 WILL NOT BE TAKEN UNTIL LATE JANUARY of 2018.

More Details

Owner
Mary Ann Romano
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 17, 2017

About Mary Ann Romano

We have long enjoyed the Connecticut shore as a vacation spot and particularly enjoy relaxing on the beach and boating on the bay. In fact, we liked this area so much that several years ago we moved here full time and live just three miles distant from the cottage.

Mary Ann Romano purchased this house in 1988

Amenities

Niantic House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 900 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Convertible bed(s) - 2 sleep sofa /futon
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • outlet shopping
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Pass for guests to use Crescent Beach and McCook Park provided., Beach towels available

Reviews

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(5 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 5.0 based on 5 reviews
5

Perfect cottage! Everything we needed! We loved it!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful week! The cottage had everything we needed and more! Awesome location. We loved sitting on deck and enjoying our morning coffee! We would definitely stay here again. My teens walked to the beaches! Perfect vacation spot for families or anyone wanting a cozy get away!

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad that the cottage worked for you and hope that you will be able to come again!
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Cheyenne WY
5

Another Wonderful Stay

  • 5 of 5

I believe this is the 4th year we've stayed at the cottage and once again my wife and I had a great stay and vacation. Thank you Fran and Mary Ann for being such great hosts. This is a great place to stay for anyone wanting to vacation in the Niantic area. We highly recommend and you can't go wrong with such great hosts. See ya next year.

  • Submitted: Jun 16, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: You are always WELCOME!! and we are glad that the cottage works so well for you. Hope to see you NEXT year.
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Cheyenne Wyoming
5

Wonderful Stay

  • 5 of 5

We had an excellent stay at the cottage from Jun 1st through Jun 11th 2013. This was actually our second time staying at this location and we loved it just as much the second time. Fran and Mary Ann are wonderful hosts and everything we needed to know about the house and the area are made available upon your arrival. Recommend for couples and families. The area is is so scenic and there is a lot to see and do. Thank you again Mary Ann and Fran. We'll be back.

Amy and Joel Whalen...Cheyenne Wyoming

  • Submitted: Jun 12, 2013
  • Stayed: May 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Norway, Europe
5

Great stay for families

  • 5 of 5

We had the pleasure of living in the house for the last two weeks August, accompanied with great weather (approx. 85 degrees), swimming at the beaches (5 minute walk away) and sightseeing around the area (travelling by car).

Mary Ann, the hostess, was very helpful in showing us where to find the various attractions such as shops and sites to visit. The house had all the features we needed for a good and relaxing vacation (travelling with two small children), and we would like to recommend this place to other families planning a vacation along the Connecticut coastal area.

  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2012
  • Stayed: Aug 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Hilton Head Island, SC
5

Cottage near the Sound

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful place to spend 5 weeks as we await the birth of our grandchild! Owners were gracious and helpful. Cottage had all we needed; very comfortable and clean. Great deck in the backyard for grilling and enjoying all the birds in the area. Loved the easy walk down to the Sound and around the neighborhood.

Owners left a book with all kinds of helpful information. Niantic is charming and a good place to branch out to other lovely areas in Connecticut. Easy train ride into NYC as well.

Would love to come back

jed and laura

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2011
  • Stayed: Jun 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
60 Miles
BDL (Hartford, CT) or PVD (Providence, RI)
Nearest Ferry
8 Miles
Cross Sound Ferry ( Long Island or Block Island)
Nearest Train
11 Miles
Amtrack / Old Saybrook station
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
Crescent Beach or McCook's Beach
Nearest Point of Interest
Crescent Beach
Nearest Point of Interest
McCook Point Park
Nearest Point of Interest
dowtown Ninatic
Car: recommended

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Rates & Availability

Niantic House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer 2017
Jun 24 2017 - Sep 1 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$900
 
 
September Weeks
Sep 2 2017 - Sep 23 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$650
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Pet Fee $100

We do not charge a cleaning fee.....but we do ask tenants to strip the beds and leave the house in broom clean condition. Excess cleaning needs (for people who opt to walk out the door without cleaning up after themselves) will be charged against the security deposit ($75 cleaning fee).

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
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