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Irene Coleman

Member since: 2008
Speaks: english

Walk to Scarborough Beach

8 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Narragansett Cottage Rental Photos and Description

2+ bedroom cottage -- Walk to Scarborough Beach

Cute 2 + Bedroom Cottage walking distance to Scarborough Beach (off Angell Ave).

This house is fully stocked and well kept. The cottage has a cute front porch great for that morning cup of coffee and an enclosed back porch that opens onto a large deck. Each bedroom has a new queen size termpurpedic bed and sectional sofa converts to a queen bed. There is a washer and dryer, a large outdoor deck, a large back yard with a hammock, a Weber gas grill, and an enclosed outdoor hot/cold shower.

Clean and comfortable: A 2 bedroom 1 bath cottage conveniently located off Angel Road within walking distance to Scarborough Beach. Has an updated, fully stocked kitchen, back deck, back porch, floors and furniture. Has cute front porch and a back porch with a large deck accessible through sliding glass doors. Close to Block Island Ferry. Day trips to Providence, Boston and Mystic Seaport are easily done!

Walking Distance to the Beach.: The cottage is on a quiet street 3 blocks from Scarborough Beach. A short walk to the beach, coffee shop, diner, ice cream shop and convenience store for newspapers...

You can plug in or unplug - your choice: The house is equipped with Verizion FIOS and wireless internet. You can be connected or not.

More Details
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Irene Coleman (Owner)
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english

About Irene Coleman

My husband and I are originally from the East Coast - Alan from Providence and I am from Brooklyn, NY. Since we are raising our two teenagers in California we have looked for an easier way to travel and see family. My 5 siblings decided that we would meet in Narragansett every summer and we have been doing that for 15 years now. It has been a great way for all 12 of the nieces and nephews to build a strong relationship. It is also wonderful to have a place that I love on the East Coast. Scarborough beach is a beautiful place.

Irene Coleman purchased this cottage in 2006

Why Irene Coleman chose Narragansett

This is our second home. It is cozy and comfortable and everything that I want a cottage at the beach to be. We keep everything updated and have invested lots of time and money into keeping the house maintained and having great amenities. It is several blocks from the ocean and the stores, a restaurant and an ice cream shop.

Our street is very quiet.


based on 8 traveler reviews

Walk to Scarborough Beach
average rating of 4.25 based on 8 reviews


  • 5 of 5

The house was well maintained, clean and provided everything necessary for a wonderful week at the beach. I've rented quite a few houses in Scarborough and this one is a standout. The deck on the back of the house provided lots of outdoor living space and we spent most of our time out there. We instantly felt at home in this cozy house. Definitely renting again!

  • Submitted: Nov 23, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
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Owner's Response: Thanks for your feedback. We look forward to having you back!! Happy Winter!
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Beyond our expectations!

  • 5 of 5

We're a family with two grown up daughters (13 and 16) from Amsterdam, The Netherlands. We have rented this house for one week from August-3 till August-10 2013 to relax after our tour to Washington, Philly and Boston.

We already loved the pictures but in reliality it was even better! The bedrooms were comfortable, the kitchen fully equiped, the washer and dryer very convenient. The great back deck and garden were superb.

The Weber BBQ the outdoor shower, it's too much to mention.

The enjoyable walk to the beautifull Scarborough beach approx. 600m.

We had a really unforgetable stay at Narragansett, one which was far beyond our expectations.

Moving on to New York!


  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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More than expected!

  • 4 of 5

My two children and I rented this adorable house just a week ago and were pleasantly surprised by all it had to offer. When you pull into the driveway you are charmed with two huge blue hydrangea bushes on either side of the front door. The bedrooms were comfortable and my kids slept on the futon sleeper on the enclosed back porch. This became their little area the whole vacation. The appliances are modern with a frontloading washing machine and dryer. Plenty of places to eat - at the counter, the table on the back porch or the table on the spacious back deck. If you want to relax there is a hammock out back! Our favorite part, believe it or not, was the outdoor shower on the side of the house. It's the perfect thing for hosing down those sandy little ones after a day at the beach!

We enjoyed ourselves immensely and would most definitely rent again!

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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A very cute house - Beds need to be updated!

  • 3 of 5

While the house if very cute and exactly how it appears in the photos, there are a few items worth noting. Because the house is on the small side, the large furniture makes the house seem cramped. The two double beds are badly in need of updating, as they are very uncomfortable due to the sagging middle. I didnt last through one night in the bed because of this and ended up on the couch. I would have to agree with another renter's review about not much to do in the area. Also, I was quite surprised to pay over $20 to park at Narragansett Beach and an additional fee of $6 per person to get on the beach. We did enjoy a Ferry ride to Block Island (it was nice that it was so close). You will need to pay to park to catch the Ferry though. We also enjoyed getting Lobster's right from the dock in Galilee and the kitchen did have all the ameneties to prepare them at home.

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2012
  • Stayed: Aug 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I saw your review for the house and I want to say first that I am sorry that the beds were not comfortable. We bought those mattresses 4 years ago and they were good quality and I put the Tempur-Pedic mattress toppers for people who don't prefer a firm mattress. Would you please let me know which bedroom you were in. I am going out next week and will address those issues. Also, it seems that you went to Narragansett Beach, rather than Scarborough beach. Scarborough Beach is a 4 block walk from the house. If you walk to the beach, there is no charge and plenty of amenities at the Scarborough Beach - a snack bar and showers... I am sorry that you were disappointed with the area and hopefully not with your whole vacation. I wish that you had called me to address the issues and concerns that you had. I would have done what I could to make them better. Take care and thanks for the feedback.
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Quaint, clean and a short walk to the beach!

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay at this Narragansett beach house. It was very clean and bright with washer and dryer and an outdoor shower. I would highly recommend!

  • Submitted: Jan 21, 2012
  • Stayed: Aug 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

I really loved this adorable cottage...just the right size for my daughter & I and my son who visited for a couple of nights...I have been renting different houses in the area for 10+ years and found this house clean and having all the amenities necessary to make it comfortable (although it did not have a blender or DVD player as stated). I would highly recommend this cottage for a small family who want to enjoy the beautiful coast of can relax at any of the local beaches or entertain yourself with the many attractions in the area. I cannot wait to go back next year : )

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2011
  • Stayed: Aug 2011
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Nearest Airport
20 Miles
TF Green Airport
Nearest Ferry
3 Miles
Block Island Ferry
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
Scarborough Beach
Car: recommended

House located in the desirable Scarborough Beach neighborhood. Walk 3 blocks to the Ocean Walking distance to the Lighthouse Diner, Dunkin Donuts, Tennis and Basketball Courts.


Rates & Availability

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7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59
Cleaning $75
Tax Rate 8.0%

Summer Rental 1200 per week plus 8% state sales tax. Renters must purchases property protection for $49.00 -- online payments available. There is a weekly cleaning fee of $75.
2016-2017 Winter Rental for URI Students September 8 through May 20 -- $1000 online payments available.

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Narragansett Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Parking ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Outdoor - outdoor shower , Hot & Cold
  • Outdoor Shower has hot and cold water Washer and Dryer on back porch
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom #1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • Each Bedroom has a queen size tempurpedic mattress Back porch has a twin size trundle daybed and the sectional sofa in living converts to queen size bed
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Porch / Veranda ...
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
  • 6 garden chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed ...
  • bay/sound
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
House has a large deck off the back porch. Also has a hot and cold water enclosed private outdoor shower. Picnic bench and Patio table and Chairs. House has a washer and dryer. Kitchen has stainless steel appliances and microwave. Linens, towels and beach towels need to be provided by renters. The beds are full size.

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