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Lauren Stephens

Member since: 2008
Speaks: english

Fabulous Deck, Private, Walk to Beach, Fishing, Boating, Restaurants

8 Reviews
Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Overview

Rhode Island Coastal Cottage Rental Photos and Description

Cottage, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6-8)

Skylights and double 8' sliders provide plentiful light, ocean air, easy access to the deck and views to a spacious, private yard. A large bedroom with 2 twin beds and it's own bath on the ground level can double as a playroom or quiet space away from the upstairs living area activities. When you find the ocean breezes are not enough, central air provides extra comfort. Beach chairs and beach umbrella are available for your use while you enjoy sun and fun on miles of ocean beach and fresh-water/salt-water ponds, just minutes away. Upon your return, follow the stepping stones to our enclosed outdoor shower to get refreshed for your next activity.

Ninigret Park, also right in Charlestown offers a delightful change from the ocean experience. Here you can enjoy fresh-water swimming with a lifeguard (great for young children), walking trails, picnic areas, basketball and tennis courts, and an observatory open to the public to view the night sky through a telescope on Friday nights. Ninigret Park is also the home to special events like the Big Apple Circus, Seafood Festival and Rhythm & Roots Festival.

Summer water activities like swimming, surfing, fishing, kayaking, sailing, motor-boating and the best flat water and ocean canoeing in Rhode Island are just minutes away. Rather be golfing? Bring your clubs and play one of the 7 golf courses located close by. Live entertainment and theater venues are plentiful so check local listings to see what's current in live summer theater and outdoor concerts. Excellent choices for eating out, from casual to fine dining can all be found within a short drive.

Not just a Summer place, Spring and Autumn are also great times for visiting Mystic Village, Seaport and Aquarium, Foxwoods Casino, Newport Mansions, village and restaurants. Walk through the historic town of Wickford and explore antique stores and galleries. Don't miss the Umbrella Factory gardens and shops for a unique experience in shopping. Take a ferry to Block Island and stop in Galilee to pick up fresh seafood right off the boat.

After Labor Day is a perfect time to still catch warm beach days and some of the best fishing, sailing and windsurfing of the year.

Local fresh food markets, deli's, video rentals, galleries, restaurants, entertainment, as well as major stores are all within 30 minutes for all your vacation needs.

Keywords: Vacation Home, sun deck, cottage, private

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Lauren Stephens (Owner)
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english

About Lauren Stephens

Vacationing in Charlestown has been part of our family tradition since the 1920's. Then, as now, we have found the ocean and ponds in Charlestown to be a very special, unique place and a perfect vacation spot to spend time with family and friends. Five generations of our family have shared many wonderful, memorable experiences here, walking the beaches, clamming and boating in the ponds, visiting nature preserves, landmarks and local points of interest.

Why Lauren Stephens chose Rhode Island Coastal

It's the perfect place for family gatherings, picnics on the beach, fishing, sailing, beach-combing, kayaking, clamming and just plain relaxing in a beautiful, natural setting that renews the soul. Charlestown has changed and grown over the years, but still has kept it's informal rural character and offers a unique opportunity to experience the natural treasures around us while being within easy distance to entertainment, museums, one-of-a-kind galleries, funky little shops and historical landmarks. Most of all it's a treasured place where we feel at home and enjoy sharing with family and friends.

What makes this cottage unique

Convenience and comfort. The location is central to the local beach and local market while being private and quiet with plenty of space for outdoor relaxing and activities. Because it is on a side street just off the main road to the beach and breachway and public boat access, it provides easy access without traffic. Skylights and a window-wall bring in light, fresh air, a view of the yard, sun and stars. The kitchen is well stocked with utensils and basic supplies, to make your stay easy to enjoy.

Reviews

4.6
based on 8 traveler reviews

Fabulous Deck, Private, Walk to Beach, Fishing, Boating, Restaurants
average rating of 4.625 based on 8 reviews
5

Private Beach Getaway

  • 5 of 5

this little cottage is a perfect retreat after a day at the beach - very clean and comfortable kitchen/living area - and a great deck - all tucked away off the main drag on a very private little street - close to everything you need - i recommend this place highly -

  • Submitted: Jun 29, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wethersfield,CT
5

Mirjana B.

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here first time,I love it. Awesome deck,lots of space,good privacy,very clean.

We will come back.

  • Submitted: Sep 22, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Long Island, NY
4

sweet week at the blueberry patch

  • 4 of 5

Perfect little cottage for a relaxing beach stay! The home was clean and comfortable. Two families traveling together with 2 toddlers and an infant - we were grateful for the playroom/ extra downstairs bedroom. It was private and much larger than we imagined and allowed for spreading out over the house for different nap-times etc. Walking distance to the beach, near restaurants and fruit stand. just perfect. looking forward to renting again!

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely summer getaway

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here a couple times and love it. Awesome deck, lots of space and everything was perfectly clean. Location is great. Large yard and trees offer good privacy. We definetly will come back!

  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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3

nice cottage

  • 3 of 5

Nice location and peacefull setting. 5 minute bike ride to beach.Walking distance to fruit stand.

No recliners or Red Sox on TV . I would rent again if cable was upgraded for the summer.

A hammock would also be nice, maybe next year.

  • Submitted: Jul 7, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your comments. As part of our continuing effort to make improvements for the comfort of our guests, a TV upgrade for next season is in the plans. Please stay tuned for more and check us out again.
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5

Cute beach cottage!

  • 5 of 5

Cute beach cottage. Clean, bright, looks like the pictures. Highly recommend.

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2012
  • Stayed: Aug 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
34 Miles
TF Green, Warwick, RI
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Breachway Grill
Nearest Ferry
16 Miles
Point Judith, RI
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
Weekapaug Golf Club
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Rte 1
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Breachway Grill
Nearest Beach
0.75 Miles
Charlestown Town Beach

Minutes to ocean beach, public boat launch, boat rentals, Ninigret National Wildlife Sanctuary, birding, kayaking, canoeing, wind surfing and sailing. Only 35 minutes to Foxwoods Casino, Mystic Seaport and Newport. Just 45 minutes to Providence.

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Rates & Availability

Charlestown Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
High Season
Jun 18 2016 - Aug 26 2016
7 night minimum stay
$1,526
$6,000
 
 
Late Summer
Aug 27 2016 - Sep 9 2016
7 night minimum stay
$1,183
 
 
Autumn
Sep 10 2016 - Oct 29 2016
3 night minimum stay
$150
$826
 
 
Winter
Oct 30 2016 - Dec 31 2016
4 night minimum stay
$125
$800
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Tax Rate 8.0%

Check-in time is 1:30PM or later.
Check-out time is 10:30AM or earlier.

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Amenities

Rhode Island Coastal Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1536 sq. ft.
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
  • Double Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Full size futon in living room.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Skylights & ceiling fan enhance comfort in a light & airy living room, quiet neighborhood, spacious yard, fully supplied kitchen, enclosed outdoor shower for convenience after a day at the beach

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