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Available for Yankee Homecoming! Historic Downtown Newburyport Home

Sleeps13
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 1,900 sq. ft.
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

4 BR, 2.5 BA, sleeps 2-13

Renovated four bedroom home in historic downtown Newburyport. Home has the original 1850's exterior with a beautifully updated interior with an open floor plan featuring bamboo floors and a large, fully equipped kitchen that is perfect for large groups. We often host families in town for weddings, birthday celebrates, family reunions, etc. Please call owner with any questions.

719-685-4712

Fantastic location. Our home is located in a residential neighborhood just a block away from the Merrimac River, The Boardwalk on the waterfront and Cashman Park with its great play ground. Several of the surrounding homes are circa 17th century that have been beautifully restored and maintained. The town center is only a 7-minute walk where you will find a beautiful waterfront area with fine restaurants, casual eateries, coffee shops, fun retail shops, New England antique shops, art galleries and the Newburyport Farmer’s Market. Park your car and walk to the best Newburyport has to offer!

During the busy summer months of July and August we only offer weekly rentals. Saturday to Saturday.

More Details

Owner
Sara
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
June 28, 2017

About Sara

Enjoying one of our many walks on Plum Island!

Sara purchased this townhome in 1996

Why Sara chose Merrimack Valley & Essex County

We used to live in this home and love Newburyport and New England. We have family in the area in so we remodeled the home for our retirement.

Guestbook comments from the owner

9/11/09

Wow! What a great time we had at this meticulously maintained house in Newburyport. This is NOT a beach house, but more of an experience in small-city living, as you can walk everywhere. The unit is spacious and nicely decorated.

-Michelle H., Lynnfield, MA
Sep 2009
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Amenities

Newburyport Townhome Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • townhome
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1900 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 13
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Near The Ocean
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Baby Gate
  • Backpack
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Filtered Water
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking On Street
  • Printer
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Split-System Air Conditioning
  • Split-System Heating
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 11 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , 1st Floor
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , 2nd Floor
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub , Third floor - Master Suite
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 13
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , 3rd floor - Master suite
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , 1 baby crib , Folding full size crib in closet
    Bedroom 5 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Living Room Sleeper Sofa. Have high quality foam mattaress
  • All beds have high quality mattresses and linens. Two twin inflatable beds can be used on the floor in queen bedrooms or the master suite A pack & play and full size crib are also available.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat Dock
  • Child's Swing
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Large Cooler
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Small Cooler
  • Tennis Court
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
  • 1 bicycles
  • 8 garden chairs
  • 4 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Groups
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Whirlpool
  • jetted tub
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
A dog park, a wonderful play ground, a walking/ bike path and boat ramp are located across the street at Pop Crowley Park along the Merrimac River. The Clipper City bike trail is just a block from the house.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(28 traveler reviews)

Available for Yankee Homecoming! Historic Downtown Newburyport Home
average rating of 5.0 based on 31 reviews
Houston TX
5

Great Family Rental

  • 5 of 5

Our family (6 adults and 3 kids) loved this house--well appointed, fabulous kitchen, plenty of room, great location--overall perfect. The house is very open so we weren't tripping over each other. We watched fireworks over the water from the upstairs deck. Had most of our meals on the backyard patio. We were able to walk just across the street to a park for the kids and to a boardwalk that went along the harbor. Easy walk to all the downtown shops and restaurants. We would rent again in a hearbeat.

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2009
  • Stayed: Jul 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
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San Francisco
5

Pictures do show what you get, very satisfied with the home, lovely home!

  • 5 of 5

My family and I enjoyed the location, the home was very user friendly and very well stocked with beddings and kitchen supplies.

Directions were very clear and the manager was wonderful and available for any questions.

Wonderful experience, we shall be back if we are ever in the area again!

  • Submitted: Jun 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great family vacation spot

  • 5 of 5

My family and I had a a wonderful time at this property! It was well stocked with kitchen goods and cleaning supplies, had a great grill and outdoor space, and was totally walkable downtown! Street parking was totally fine too (we had 3 cars between us) and the hosts left amazingly detailed instructions for everything :)

  • Submitted: May 29, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Olympia Fields, Illinois
5

What a woderful home! Very comfortable for 7 people. Great location - close to downtown.

  • 5 of 5

This is a wonderful time we had in this beautiful home in Newburyport. We had six adults and a chils for the week of Thanksgiving 2016. The home is exactly as described anve very comfortable and well stocked. The home is in a great location just blocks from downtown Newburyport. All the rooms are very comfortable and spacious. The fireplace in the livingroom and dining room is awesome! The bedrooms are very comfortable and there is a a washer and dryer convienently located on the second floor with the bedrooms. Booking with Sara was great and there were great instructions on how to work everything. I highly reccomend this property.

  • Submitted: Nov 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Everything you Might Want

  • 5 of 5

This was a fall trip of five good (female) friends. We were looking for a spacious and well-located place for a long weekend retreat. It was everything we wanted and, considering the weather, needed. This 1/2 house is immaculate and well- appointed. The living room easily accommodated all of us and had a two-sided gas fireplace (so cozy!). From the living room flowed a large dining area open to an equally large and well-stocked kitchen. There is a comfortable patio/backyard right off the kitchen. The four bedrooms were very welcoming and a good size. All this turned out to be very fortunate as the weather was inclement. Of course, we went out and explored charming Newburyport, the area, and even went to Portsmouth, only about a 20 minute drive, but due to the weather we stayed in more than if the weather had been good. HOWEVER, becasue the house was so spacious and comfortable we didn't care too much. Good friends in a comfortable environment can have a great time anyway and we did. If the house had been cramped or not comfortable our stay during inclement weather might not have been ruined, but staying at Sara's place salvaged it for us. We can't wait to return in nicer weather!

  • Submitted: Oct 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
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Burlington, New Jersey
5

One of our best vacation properties

  • 5 of 5

What can I say?

From my initial contact, to our (reluctant) departure, this rental experience was first class.

The home is warm and inviting, historic and modern all at once, and SO quiet.

Clean and well furnished with comfy furniture, wonderful bedding and the best kitchen ever. There were even books/toys for our grandson! Everything was within walking distance, shops, pizza, parks, riverfront, espresso!

We were not wanting for anything. Frank (the caretaker next door) was like a waiter in a fine restaurant -- he seemed to appear when you needed him, but was not intrusive at all.

We have only good things to say about this experience. We would definitely return.

  • Submitted: Oct 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
38 Miles
Boston Logan
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Train to Boston
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
Interstate 95 & Highway 1
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
Nick's Pizza
Nearest Beach
4 Miles
Plum Island
Car: not necessary

Home is ideally located for a New England Holiday. Portsmouth, New Hampshire, the White Mountains of New Hampshire as well as the southern coast of Maine (Ogunquit, York, Kennebunkport, Portland) and Cape Ann, Cope Cod and Rhode Island are easy day trips by auto.

Home is only minutes from Interstate 95 and Highway 1. Bus and train transportation is available to take you to Boston, which is just 38 miles south (45 minutes by bus or 55 minutes by train) The train station is a very pleasant 20 minute walk from the house.

Newburyport is a quintessential New England seacoast town with fantastic Federalist architecture (among other styles) a small performing arts center, free outdoor concerts, a maritime museum, whale watches, dinner cruises, kayaking etc. Plum Island is only 4 miles or a 30 minute bike ride and contains the Parker River National Wildlife Refuge as well as miles of beautiful sandy beach; great for walking, beaching, battle boarding, surfing, kayaking and biking. Maudsley State Park is just 3 miles away.

Other Activities: Joppa Flats Education Center & Wildlife Sanctuary, Parker River National Wildlife Refuge

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Rates & Availability

Newburyport Townhome 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 25 2017 - Jul 28 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$2,800
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
 
Yankee Homecoming
Jul 29 2017 - Aug 4 2017
7 night minimum stay
$3,500
Flat fee
 
 
Summer 2
Aug 5 2017 - Sep 4 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$2,800
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
 
Fall 2017
Sep 5 2017 - Nov 1 2017
4 night minimum stay
$400
$2,000
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
 
Thanksgiving week
Nov 17 2017 - Nov 25 2017
5 night minimum stay
$500
$2,500
 
 
Christmas Holidays
Dec 22 2017 - Dec 31 2017
5 night minimum stay
$500
$2,500
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$300
From
$400
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $150
Pet Fee $200
Refundable damage deposit $200

Please call owner with questions. 719-685-4712
Stay of over 7 nights require a $500 damage deposit.
Personal checks or e-checks preferred.
Credit Card Fees 2.5% for domestic cards 4.0% for International cards
Rates higher for Holidays and Special Events
Well behaved & well-groomed dog considered. Kennel and signed pet agreement required. $200 fee per pet
Stays of two weeks or longer require extra cleanings.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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