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Newly Renovated But Holds Onto Its Beach House Charm.

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,300 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Air Conditioning

Overview

About the property

All New Furniture & Appliances, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Full Baths, Great Front Porch

Just completed renovations on our Beach House, featuring all new appliances and bedding. All you need to bring are your sheets, towels, and flip flops. The Beach House has 2 queen bedrooms, a third bedroom with 4 twin beds, 2 full baths, a brand new outdoor shower, fully remodeled kitchen, dining room, living room, great front porch, deck, and large yard with a grill and fire pit. Our house also features central air conditioning and hot air heat for the off season.

Located at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac, it is just a short 3 minute stroll to a private beach in a beautiful bay setting.

More Details

Owner
Owner/Manager
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
February 21, 2017

About Owner/Manager

My family grew up summering at Giant's Neck Beach and my wife, Pat, at Cornfield Point Beach in Old Saybrook. We both have many great memories of our times at the beach. We met at the beach 35 years ago and continue to enjoy spending time together with our family at Giant's Neck Beach.

Owner/Manager purchased this cottage in 2014

Why Owner/Manager chose Connecticut Shore

We were visiting family at the beach when a neighbor said he was interested in selling his house. We ended up purchasing the property in April of 2014 and started the remodeling. We are very excited to start making many more memories as our family grows.

What makes this cottage unique

We love our Beach House ! From the quiet setting, large private yard, family friendly area, safe beaching, beach play scape for the younger ones and an ice cream truck with daily visits! There is so much to offer. We love sitting on the yard looking down at the water view. Our little piece of heaven. It doesn't get much better than this!

Amenities

Niantic Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1300 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • upstairs - toilet , combination tub/shower
    downstairs - toilet , shower
    outdoor - shower , outdoor shower , enclosed with hot water
  • 2 full baths and an outdoor shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • 1st - 1 queen , upstairs
    2nd - 1 queen , downstairs
    3rd - 4 twin/ single , bunk room
  • 3 bedrooms, 2 with queen beds, bunk room with 4 twins
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • rafting
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(8 traveler reviews)

Newly Renovated But Holds Onto Its Beach House Charm.
average rating of 5.0 based on 8 reviews
Connecticut
5

It is just wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

We were looking for a comfortable place for the family to gather for some rest and relaxation. And boy, did we find it! This property is not only clean, charming and comfortable with a great location, but it also comes with wonderful "customer service"! The owners, Pat and Peter, are very gracious and provide a home that is well maintained, attractively furnished, and stocked with whatever a vacationer might need. We loved that the beach was just a short walk away and took advantage of that, strolling down several times a day. We loved sitting on the deck to talk and gathering around the dining room table to play cards. One brother hung his travel hammock between two trees and took afternoon naps while my other brother, a combat vet, was touched by the American flag, the center of another conversation area in the yard with the view of the beach. Our parents appreciated the first floor master bedroom and the sun porch, and I loved the well-stocked kitchen, especially the Keurig coffee maker! We all said the same thing after just a few days into our stay, “Book this house again next year!” And we will!

  • Submitted: Dec 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

The Perfect Place

  • 5 of 5

I wish I could give this property 10 stars. It was truly amazing. The house had everything needed for a great vacation and more. Pat & Peter really cared that my family and I had a great vacation. The house is beautiful inside and out. The beds were comfy ,and there was enough room for everyone. Every room was very nicely decorated. We really loved making s'mores on the fire pit and playing yard games in the huge back yard. The back deck was spacious and we had a cookout our first night! The house is only a short walk to the private beach. I can't wait for our next trip back to CT and we will definitely be staying here!

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Fantastic cottage for families

  • 5 of 5

My parents and I rent this house for ourselves and our 2 young kids. We LOVED it. It was perfect. The inside was decorated beautifully and was immaculate. It had plenty of room and tons of light. The yard was the best part. Our kids loved the grass and fire pit and shaded deck. It's secluded but easily walkable to the beach and duck pond. There wasn't anything missing from the house which made things so easy for us. There were even fabulous kids books the owners were kind enough to let us borrow a pack and play and stroller. They were super easy to work with and gave us our deposit back right away. Perfect for 2 families with kids. It makes such a difference to know there were things already there we could use and not have to pack. We can't wait to rent again. I would definitely recommend this cottage!!

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

What a perfect escape!

  • 5 of 5

This is such a beautiful cottage with everything you need for a relaxing stay. It is cozy, meticulously clean and beautifully decorated. The central air is a big plus and the kitchen has everything you need for your stay. There is plenty of outdoor living space for relaxing and running around. The outside shower is spacious and inviting. I can't wait to go back again!

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Spectacular rental

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I went with our two young children (both under three years old). The house was immaculate and had everything we needed! The beach was a short walk away. Pat and Peter went above and beyond to make us feel welcome. Additionslly, Niantic is a great town for families, and a good base for sight seeing the many attractions in that region. We hope to rent the house again next year!

  • Submitted: Jun 4, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect place to stay

  • 5 of 5

This house was perfect. Everything was new and tastefully decorated. Very clean and updated. The owner left wine and food for our arrival. The house was stocked with all the essentials. Can't find anything to complain about. The owners are very responsive and easy to deal with. Can't say enough good things about this rental. Will definitely stay at this house when I return next April.

  • Submitted: Apr 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Located in Giants Neck Beach Association. Just 5 minutes off RT95, 40 minutes from Hartford, 2 hours from Boston or New York.

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Rates & Availability

Niantic Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Late Spring
May 13 2017 - Jun 23 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$900
 
 
Early Summer
Jun 24 2017 - Jun 30 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,200
 
 
July 4th
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 7 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,700
 
 
Summer
Jul 8 2017 - Aug 25 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,700
 
 
Late Summer
Aug 26 2017 - Sep 1 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,500
 
 
Fall
Sep 2 2017 - Dec 1 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$850
 
 
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,700
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
bikes & kayas use $100

Please contact owners for monthly rates. Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

Deposit required upon booking reservation which becomes a security deposit refunded at check out. Rent due as stated during booking.

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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