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Newport House in Historic Neighborhood

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 1,250 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms, 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 4)

Beautifully fully restored 1890 Newport cottage in historic Point neighborhood.

One block to the harbor, Van Zandt pier, and harborside parks. Short walk to downtown restaurants and theaters.

Covered front entry porch and stone patio backyard with grill. Living room, dining room, kitchen, and half bath on the first floor. Two bedrooms with queen beds on the second floor, each with its own bathroom, one with a marble shower, the other with a large soaking tub. Washer/ dryer. Central A/C. Wireless internet access. Off street parking.

Available throughout the year including holidays.

More Details

Owner
John Clancy
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
April 23, 2017

Amenities

The Point House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1250 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub
    Bathroom 3 - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(7 traveler reviews)

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Newport House in Historic Neighborhood
average rating of 4.714286 based on 7 reviews
4

Comfortable, good location, nicely furnished

  • 4 of 5

Lovely old house that has been tastefully renovated and is very comfortable. A 2 minute walk down to the bay and a 10-15 minute walk to town (just over a mile) either along the water or through the very cute neighborhood. Great kitchen with new appliances, dishes and pots and pans. This is not one of those places where the owner used all his old crummy stuff to furnish the rental. We really enjoyed staying here. Great bathrooms with nice new towels. John is very helpful and responsive. Our only suggestion is to add handrails on both sets of outside steps. We would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: May 23, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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5

an super satisfied couple from Sarasota, FL

  • 5 of 5

We recently visited our home state, Connecticut, and rented this lovely gem in Newport for two weeks. It was perfect. The location is great, lovely sunsets, the house impeccable and so comfortable. We enjoyed entertaining our friends and family without a doubt. The house is well appointed. If you would like to stay in an historic neighborhood, friendly, this is your place. Easy to get to the action!! John couldn't have been more helpful.

  • Submitted: Sep 15, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect House

  • 5 of 5

This is a great house that we would absolutely recommend. We stayed there with our one year-old daughter. With a one year-old it was important to find a house that we felt comfortable spending significant time in at night. Although it still had a vacation house vibe to it, this definitely also had that home-like feel to it as well. Recently renovated with a lot of character. I can't stress enough how clean John's place was. I can honestly say that of all my stays in rentals and hotels, this was probably the first time I felt 100% fine about the cleanliness. We honestly could have moved right in. It's located in the historic Point section. It's a doable walk to downtown (about 10+ minutes on a scenic walk along the water). The neighborhood is quiet and residential and has a very authentic old New England feel. It's only a block and a half to the north end of the harbor, if you want to sit by the water and relax/read, etc. There's a small/mid-size waterfront park nearby that is very relaxing. Parking is very easy. The house is very airy and comfortable. John's easy to work with - very easy going and helpful. Great house that worked out perfectly for us.

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful house!

  • 5 of 5

This house was beautiful. Everything you need is there. Patio area in the back was a prefect place to relax. John was easy to deal with , we had no issues at all. We will definitely be back.

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
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5

Great Newport Home

  • 5 of 5

Spent the weekend with friends in this newly renovated home. We loved the steam shower and spacious kitchen. The owner was friendly and helpful. We plan to rent this home next year.

  • Submitted: Oct 27, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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nj traveler

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay in Newport. The house was very conveniently located. A short stroll from the ocean and short driving distance to all the attractions. The house is newly renovated - and was beautifully done! Beds are very comfortable. Only possible drawback is that the kitchen isn't well stocked with pans/cooking utensils. But there are so many excellent restaurants, you will want to go out to eat anyway!

  • Submitted: Apr 25, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

The Point House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer
May 30 2017 - Jun 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$425
$2,250
$6,000
 
 
September
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,000
$8,000
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$425
$2,250
$8,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $100
Refundable damage deposit $100

For holiday weekends there's a three night minimum stay.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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