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Bright Waterfront Home with Beach & Mooring

Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Outdoor Grill
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning
  • Wood Fireplace
  • children welcome


About the property

Waterfront Home, 3 Bedrooms + 2 Queen Sleeper Sofas, 3 Baths - Sleeps 10

Perfectly sited directly on the waterfront in Jamestown Shores, on the West Passage of Narragansett Bay, this comfortable 2,400 square foot, 3-Bedroom, 3-Bath waterfront home enjoys a beachfront setting of dazzling vistas and magnificent sunsets.

Don't see your dates available? Check out my other listing up the street #511568!

The sun-filled granite kitchen gleams with enchanting views of the Bay and the Jamestown Bridge, from its floor-to-ceiling bay window and glass sliders, opening to the home’s generous waterside entertainment deck. Spanning the entire width of the home, the deck allows endless enjoyment of the refreshing sea air, the soothing sounds of the waves lapping on the shore and the endless parade of sailing boats, just beyond your mooring. Watch the kids play on the beach and dig quahogs, while you enjoy the beautiful sunsets.

The spacious living room, with its wood-burning fireplace, overlooks the Bay as well, while the master bedroom suite, with its cathedral ceiling, cozy fireplace and private balcony, offers a relaxing retreat. A finished walk-out lower level just steps to the beach and a private mooring, round out the amenities of this charming home by the sea, nestled within one of Narragansett Bay's most desirable island communities.

The added bonus feature to this home is the spacious, downstairs living room, with a full sized summer kitchen which opens to the patio ground level, with two sliding glass doors. This is the recreation area, perfect for kids, with PS3, TV/Blu-ray and games galore, while parents entertain upstairs. The house is completely equipped with anything you could ask for! TV, Blu-ray, board games, books, WiFi, beach chairs and towels, with the beach right in your backyard. Bring your kayak and explore the coast.

No daily housekeeping provided. We do provide cleaning and laundry products. Pillows, blankets, sheets, comforters & towels are supplied by owner. The cleaning fee is included, however if the property is not left in an acceptable condition, an additional cleaning fee will be assessed against your damage deposit. Remember, we are a NON-smoking property. You may smoke outside, but please dispose of all cigarettes properly in the trash. If the house interior smells of smoke, your damage deposit will not be refunded. If any question, feel free to call or email us.

Please note that rentals during June, July, August, and September run Saturday PM to Saturday AM.

Looking for something a bit less expensive and walking distance to the beach? See my other listings: 370993 & 511568.

Keywords: Water Front, Beach, Water View, Mooring, Jamestown, Shore, Sunset, Summer Rental, Narragansett Bay

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Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 25, 2017

About Jon

My wife and I are avid adventure travelers, who like to explore new countries and cultures. We have grown up and been around water all of our lives. Having settled in the upstate NY Albany area, we enjoy skiing in the winter and the local lakes in the summer, but missed the open water. Getting a place on the water in Jamestown has been wonderful! There is much to explore and do on the island, and it's only a short hop over the bridge to all the bustle and activity in Newport.

Jon has retired from a long career in commercial building services and now focuses on finding, renovating and operating choice vacation rental properties in Jamestown. Jon continues to sail and race competitively when he can.

Mary Ellen continues her passion of leading STRIDE Adaptive Sports, a non-profit organization she founded as an outgrowth of her teaching career, providing sports and recreational activities for youth and Wounded Warriors with disabilities.

Jon purchased this house in 2010

Why Jon chose Jamestown (Conanicut Island)

We love the Jamestown/Newport area. There is great sailing, biking, diving/snorkeling, and beaches. We enjoy the activities and sights of Newport with the more relaxed atmosphere of Jamestown island.

What makes this house unique

Sunsets and cocktails on the deck watching the boats sail by. Direct beach access. Laying in bed at night and listening to the waves on the beach outside your window.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you for allowing us to stay in your beautiful home. It was an absolute joy to be able to stay here while visiting my son in Providence. The view of the bay is amazing! Your home was perfect for our needs, everyone was very comfortable. Again, thank you and I hope to be able to rent your home again in the future.
Apr 2011
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Jamestown Shores House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2390 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 10
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 7 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Master Bath - toilet , combination tub/shower , Water Views!
    Guest Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Main Floor Bathroom - toilet , shower
    Outside Shower - outdoor shower , Wash the beach sand away - H/C water shower under the deck.
  • All bathrooms where updated for the 2013 season.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king , Private Deck and Bath. Plenty of room for a crib.
    Water Side Bedroom - 1 queen , Let the waves lull you to sleep
    Street Side Bedroom - 1 queen
    Convertible bed(s) - 2 sleep sofa /futon , Pull out Sleeper Sofa in Living and Family Rooms
  • All bedrooms have window and ceiling fans. Convertible Crib/Daybed available - Please ask when booking.
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 1 bicycles
  • 2 garden chairs
  • 6 beach chairs
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • 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:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Cool breezes off the water keep the temperatures comfortable. Yard chairs and a fire pit provide a relaxing spot for watching the sun set in the evenings. Prior to your visit, you may wish to visit the following websites for more information on both the Jamestown and Newport area: I have also listed activities and contact information on my website: Also check out the new Visit Newport App. To download the app just type VisitNewport into the Apple App Store or Google Play.


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(21 traveler reviews)

Bright Waterfront Home with Beach & Mooring
average rating of 5.0 based on 24 reviews
Tarrytown, New York

Another wonderful week at the Seaside home

  • 5 of 5

We just spent another great week at this Seaside Home. This is the third time that we have rented it, and will definitely be going back. The great location, with the wonderful view of the Bay, is difficult to match. The house is very comfortable, and it is a great place to enjoy the company of friends and children. This time our kids were around, and we enjoyed everything the house had to offer. We were only a few steps away from the water and we enjoyed kayaking and swimming, and the great sunsets sitting around the fire pit. Jonathan is always helpful, and has been most welcoming. We strongly recommend this beautiful home, if you enjoy the tranquility and the beauty of being close to the Sea.

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Ozzie- Glad you could make it back again this year. I'm glad your kids were able to spend some time and relax as well. Hope to see you again next year!
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Wonderful house and amazing view!

  • 5 of 5

We rented this fabulous house for 2 weeks. The view was amazing and the house was clean, updated and spacious enough for 2 families. The house had everything you would need to live comfortably and enjoy the beach. The neighborhood was very nice and quiet. We were very lucky and only had a couple of not-so-nice beach days so we headed to Newport which was only a few minutes away.

The yard and fire pit were wonderful to enjoy in the evenings and the sunset from the deck was spectacular!

We would absolutely stay again and if we could give this house more than 5 starts we would! Great spot!

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Jen- I'm glad you and your family and friends enjoyed your stay. The views of the bay and sunsets are pretty spectacular. Hope you can come back next year.
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Nice relaxing property with a great view!

  • 5 of 5

Pulled up to the house on Saturday, and it was in perfect condition for us to enjoy the week. The owner was even nice enough to get the cleaners in a bit early so that we could enjoy an earlier start to the 4th of July. Everything was fairly turn key, from brochures and activity lists for things to do in the area to directions as to how to use each television. We spent our mornings enjoying coffee on the deck, days at the local beaches, early evenings enjoying some great restaurants, and late nights next to the fire pit overlooking the water.

The location is a quiet escape from the traffic and caos that Newport brings during the summer, but close enough to get in, enjoy, and get out. Perfect location for families with young kids.

If I had to find a negative, it would be that the weather happened to be extremely humid, so it was a bit warmer than I would of liked in the house. The ocean breezes and plenty of overhead fans helped to alleviate the heat, but not for a person like me who keeps his house at 65 degrees, so my expectations may have been a bit too high. All in all, would highly recommend this property.

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you enjoyed your stay. We find Jamestown to be a great quiet escape from Newport - A Bridge Apart, A World Away. It was unusually hot and humid that week. Fortunately the breeze off the water is cooler and with the ceiling fans on and the windows open you can still hear the waves and boats on the water.
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Jersey City, NJ

Great Views & Great Location

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful home, great location and great views! If you want to explore downtown Newport it's only a $13 Uber! Lots of attractions and things to do. I highly recommend this rental. We had a wonderful experience. Great for ALL ages.

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you guys enjoyed your stay! Thanks for the info on Uber. Good to know they service Jamestown.
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4 0
Ukiah, California

A Rhode Island/South County gem...

  • 5 of 5

This was my family's third year staying at this lovely Jamestown home. I grew up in Rhode Island and have rented all over New England (Cape Cod , etc) and this location just draws us back..Lovely, bright and airy home with a deck (with outside dining table where we had EVERY meal) and a beautiful lawn fully in view of the Western Passage of Narragansett Bay (stunning sunset every night). Sail and motor, ferries and fishermen..this is a location that you just don't tire of. I always "look around" at other rentals, but have not found anything comparable..Owners are low-key but helpful and responsive..I think anyone would enjoy it...

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Sara - It was good to see you again this year, and I hope to see you again next year.
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Putnam, Ct


  • 5 of 5

This is our second year as a returning guest in Jon's beautiful waterfront home. The view from the deck is stunning , especially the sunsets! The house is beautiful, warm, inviting, cozy. The master bedroom is gorgeous , the fireplace, the furnishings, and the deck where you can have your morning coffee!!!!. Jon is a very nice to deal with, just e-mail him and he answers you right back. He truly cares about your comfort. We just love it there!

  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Kathy- I was good to have you back to stay in Jamestown once again. I’m glad you enjoyed yourselves and that I was able to make your stay more comfortable and enjoyable. Jon
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Nearest Airport
23 Miles
TF Green (PVD)
Nearest Barpub
3.5 Miles
The Narragansett
Nearest Ferry
3.5 Miles
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Jamestown Golf Course (Public)
Nearest Train
10 Miles
North Kingston Station (Wickford Junction)
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
RT 136
Nearest Restaurant
4 Miles
Chop Mist Charlies, Oyster Bar, Fish, Simpatico
Nearest Ski
10.5 Miles
Yawgoo Valley Ski Area
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
Community - 1/2 Mile or Town Beach - Mackerel Cove
Car: recommended

Located in Jamestown Shores area with local community sandy beach. The larger guarded beach at Mackerel Cove is only 5 miles away and provides a wide sandy beach with life guards.

Also available locally:

Children's Aquarium, Ocean Beaches, Newport Mansions, International Tennis Hall of Fame, Wine Tours & Vineyards, Bicycle & Kayak Rentals, Boat Charters.

Take the Jamestown Bridge over to Rt. 4, 25 min. to Providence for exclusive mall shopping or elegant dining on historic Federal Hill. Visit the Providence Children's Museum on rainy days or Roger Williams Zoo, just outside of Providence.


Rates & Availability

Jamestown Shores House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Early Summer
Jun 17 2017 - Jun 30 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
4th of July Week
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 7 2017
7 night minimum stay
Jul 8 2017 - Jul 28 2017
7 night minimum stay
Newport Jazz Week
Jul 29 2017 - Aug 4 2017
7 night minimum stay
Aug 5 2017 - Sep 2 2017
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $600
Pet Fee $100
Tax Rate 8.0%

All rates include standard cleaning fees.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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