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Bright, Spacious 6 Bedroom, 3 Blocks from Private Beaches

Sleeps14
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms2
Half Baths3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
14
Bedrooms
6
Bathrooms
2
Half Baths
3
Minimum Stay
2 - 7 nights

Description

Misquamicut House Rental Photos and Description

House, 6 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2.5+ Baths, (Sleeps 2-14)

This is a gorgeous home in a fabulous beach location. Just 3 blocks from beautiful private beach access with amenities. This is a terrific opportunity to enjoy one of New England's most spectacular summer destinations in a great home setting to gather everyone together. There is something for everybody, plenty to do both day and night for all ages. Go to sleep at night listening to the sound of the surf from your bedroom windows. Access to beaches both with calm water as well as great waves for boogie boarding, skim boarding, body surfing and even real surfing.

1 1/2 hours from Boston, 2 1/2 hours from New York City, 30 minutes to Newport and Mystic, 45 mins to Providence. 35 mins to TF Green airport and 10 mins from Westerly airport.

Walking distance to beaches, restaurants, shops, conveniences and family friendly activities. Take a bike ride along stretches of beachfront roads to charming Watch Hill and have a drink on the outdoor patio of the Ocean House (not to be missed).

Walk or bike to golf, tennis, basketball court, restaurants, outdoor and indoor bars, shopping and family activities (waterslide, mini golf, arcade, carousel and more).

5-30 minute drive to 2 casinos (Foxwoods and Mohegan Sun), as well as other tourist downtown locations including Watch Hill, Westerly, Stonington Borough (home to many turn of the century ship captains) and vibrant Mystic, CT. Enjoy more shopping, museums, antique shops, restaurants, bars, Mystic Seaport Museum and Aquarium, fishing, wineries, ferry rides to Block Island and more golf.

The 2500+ square foot house has been newly renovated and freshly painted featuring updated open kitchen with new white cabinetry and butcher block countertops. The open floor plan is bright, spacious, and airy with several unique features including a large new back deck, private backyard, screened in sun porch, huge granite fireplace, plaster moldings, hardwood floors throughout, ceiling fans, newly furnished and ready to be enjoyed! Four bedrooms have ceiling fans. The 5th bedroom (with a private full bath) has an air conditioning unit. 3rd floor offers additional sleeping with 4 twin beds and window ac unit-a great hang out for kids or adults. New natural sisal rugs, white cotton curtains, new pillows and mattresses, cotton bedding, marble tile floor in second floor bath.

Private backyard features 2 outdoor showers, 1/2 bath, gas grill, and outdoor seating/ lounge furniture.

Free WIFI, tv, dvd player, new GE dishwasher and GE refrigerator, coffee maker, toaster...but believe me, you will want to spend the majority of your time enjoying the beach! There are great waves and long stretches of soft sand, great for walking any time of day.

Keywords: Spacious and airy 6 bedroom home in prime Misquamicut/ Watch Hill RI beach location, water views and 3 blocks from private beach, and walking distance to restaurants, shopping, golf, tennis, basketball courts, mini golf and other family activities. Access to 3 gorgeous private beaches with facilities. Less than 1/2 hour drive to casinos, downtown Mystic Seaport and aquarium. 1 1/2 hours from Boston, 2 1/2 hours from NYC. Listen to ocean from bedroom windows, amenities in walking distance. Beautiful bike rides, wineries, ferries, carousels, something for everyone.

House has been newly painted and renovated.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Owner
Denise D
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, french, spanish
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
November 21, 2016
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About Denise D

I am a 3rd generation native to the area, and a Marketing professional working in Fairfield County, CT and New York City. I've always loved this area and hope that you will too!

Denise D purchased this house in 2010

Why Denise D chose Rhode Island Coastal

I grew up in the area and have spent virtually every summer here. It is truly my home away from home, that I wish to share/ keep for a long time. It is a joy to share this special property in one of the most beautiful summer destinations the East coast has to offer.

What makes this house unique

This gorgeous beach, both Misquamicut and Watch Hill has it all. Sun, sand, surf, and plenty to do just a short walk, bike ride or drive away.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(11 traveler reviews)

Bright, Spacious 6 Bedroom, 3 Blocks from Private Beaches
average rating of 4.909091 based on 11 reviews
Bethany CT
4

Great location, private but close to beaches

  • 4 of 5

My siblings and I stayed for a week this summer - our first time ever in RI. If you're considering Westerly for a vacation, I would highly recommend giving it a try, and this house is in the perfect location. We walked or rode our bikes to the beach every day, sometimes several times/day. The road is flat and wide and there isn't as much car traffic as you'd find on the Cape or in Maine. The beach was absolutely beautiful, the water was temperate enough to spend lots of time in, and we had good waves for the kids to body surf.

By the end of the week we had grown fond of this house, but our first two days were nightmare. The home was not clean when we arrived despite the two cleaning people we saw there, and we spent all afternoon Saturday first going to the store to buy cleaning supplies then taking them to the house to make it livable. But the "TV" room in the converted garage couldn't be helped - it was dirty, moldy, spidery. Even the kids didn't want to sit in there. There's an old rusty refrigerator and another fridge sitting in the breezeway where you enter. Just weird. There's a ping pong table in the basement which was great, but the basement looked like something out of a horror movie. The overall feeling was that the owner bought the house to rent and doesn't particularly know or care how the property is maintained. Also, it's a very old house and so some mustiness is to be expected. But the lack of care really hit hard at the beginning because we paid so much for the week. When planning our vacation I communicated several times with Denise, who let us go into the house to look around before we committed. She was very easy to work with during the planning stages. I emailed her to specifically let her know the house didn't seem clean when we went, and also specifically asked if it was well stocked with cleaning supplies in case we had to do touch ups. She assured me it was professionally cleaned and would be spotless and that there would be plenty of supplies anyway. Neither of these statements were true. I even had to pull out all of the shelves and drawers in the main refrigerator and scrub them before we felt comfortable putting food in there. I tried to contact Denise to let her know what bad shape the house was left in, and she still has never gotten back to me. Even so this was a great house, yard, deck to spend a week in if you don't mind getting it into shape first!

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Our goal is for your stay to be as comfortable as possible, and we want to assure our future guests that the standards of cleanliness are always improving. Being near the beach, sand and ocean air makes their way inside, and requires management. regrettably, the guest did not alert me to her displeasures, else I would have sent my cleaning crew to return immediately. The unfinished basement and tv rec room have dehumidifiers that work in perpetuity, eliminating water out a hose into the floor drains. If they are turned on, the air quality is very comfortable in both rooms. if not, then you would notice the air quality changes. It sounds as though these were not running, nor the air conditioner in the tv room. The aged drink refrigerator has been replaced by a new one. And although the team is professional, they do prioritize their time and occasionally run out of time if guests arrive earlier than the scheduled arrival. That said, we will do everything to make your stay as comfortable as possible-just let me know what that is!
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Warminster, PA
5

Long Weekend in Westerly for Niece's Wedding

  • 5 of 5

Great place. Very spacious and clean. Had the family and extended family. Everyone enjoyed themselves and had a great time. Denise was very gracious and easy to work with. Made our stay carefree so we could concentrate on the big wedding and having a great time. Would not hesitate to do it again.

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

EXCELLENT beach rental for large extended family vacation

  • 5 of 5

Very spacious and gracious. Open floor plan encourages group activities, including cooking together. The many rooms offer the opportunity to get away from the crowd, also. The homeowner provides excellent infrastructure, including a well-equipped kitchen, cleaning service that makes the last day enjoyable, and trash pick-up that does not require following the pesky town rules. The Misquamicut beaches are the best in New England.

  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Gracious, spacious home-away-from-home

  • 5 of 5

This beautiful, well-appointed home has lots of space for everyone to relax. The owner is lovely, and arrangements for cleaning and maintenance are excellent. Guests are NOT required to do any "deep cleaning", making it a real vacation. Nearby beaches are the best in the northeast.

  • Submitted: Jun 25, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Branford CT
5

Great time!

  • 5 of 5

We had our family reunion here (12 adults) and the place was fantastic! The house is very large, clean and accomodating with various places for the family to gather -very large living room and dining room, working kitchen, deck with grill, yard with fire pit, TV room, ping pong in basement. Bedrooms were a good size and plentiful. The house is just a few blocks to wonderful beaches. We had a very relaxing time! We didn't have kids but it's kid friendly and not on one of the main streets so quieter regarding traffic.

  • Submitted: Jun 9, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Grafton, MA
5

Annual Golf Trip

  • 5 of 5

We celebrated our 22nd annual golf trip at this wonderful home in Westerly. The first 21 years of our trip were spent at Cape Cod. I must confess that Westerly, RI offered the same, if not better, amenities and a plethora of golf courses. This home was extremely spacious, well-maintained, and architecturally very pleasing. It's location between Atlantic Avenue and a quiet residential address is a perfect spot to enjoy the the nightlife that Atlantic Avenue offers and a peaceful respite to enjoy the company of your friends. Frankly, the level of privacy was remarkable given its location within a residential area. Would highly recommend this property/home for an unforgettable vacation.

  • Submitted: May 20, 2013
  • Stayed: May 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Westerly Municipal
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Pleasant View, Andrea
Nearest Ferry
10 Miles
Narragansett
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Winnapaug Country Club (public)
Nearest Train
5 Miles
Shore Line East
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
95
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Miles
Cooked Goose, Pleasant View, Andrea
Nearest Beach
0.3 Miles
Misquamicut Fire District
Car: recommended

wineries

Rates & Availability

Misquamicut House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Post-Season 2016
Sep 9 2016 - Jan 2 2017
2 night minimum stay
$750
 
 
Pre-Season
Apr 14 2017 - Jun 23 2017
2 night minimum stay
$850
 
 
Summer
Jun 24 2017 - Aug 26 2017
7 night minimum stay
$6,300
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$850
 

Additional information about rental rates

Deposit: 100% refundable up to 60 days in advance of arrival date. 50% 30 days in advance, 25% 15 days in advance....and prorated to 0% on arrival date.

deposit required to book property, final payment due prior to arrival.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Misquamicut House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace ...
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 14 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 3 Half Baths
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , adjoining master bedroom
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , 2nd floor, next to 4 bedrooms
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , 1/2 bath on main floor off kitchen
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , 3rd floor bedroom (4 twin beds) has adjoining 1/2 bath
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , outdoor shower , back of house features 1/2 bath + 2 outdoor showers
  • All bathrooms have new toilets (2010). Plumbing has been updated in all baths.
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , private, a/c unit, adjoining full private bath
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , ceiling fan
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double , ceiling fan
    Bedroom 5 - 2 twin/ single , ceiling fan
    Convertible bed(s) - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Queen Futon in tv/ rec room
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 baby crib , lots of windows, ceiling fan
    Bedroom 6 - 4 twin/ single , 3rd floor, adjoining 1/2 bath, a/c unit, great for kids!
  • Queen size Beds (2) 2-both new 2011, Double Beds (2) 2 double beds: both new 2011, Twin or Single Beds (6) all new: 2011, Baby Cribs (1) 1: full size, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) queen-sized futon in tv/ rec room
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 2 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
open floor plan on main level, ceiling fans, hardwood floors throughout, new beds and bedding, 2 full bathrooms, 3 half baths, 2 outdoor showers, natural sisal rugs, cotton curtains, room darkening shades in bedrooms, ceiling fans in 4 bdrms, a/c units in master and in 3rd floor bedroom, marble floor in main bath, new w/ d, ping pong table, separate tv/ rec room, tv in basement game room, newly renovated kitchen, private backyard, firepit, outdoor 1/2 bath....

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