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Enjoy panoramic views all year long from this charming,newly rennovated waterfront home.Relax & unwind in the peaceful and historic 'Hummock Area'.No need to worry about traffic & parking problems, inflated prices or noise pollution YET we are just a short drive to all the attractions of Newport: beaches,mansions,music festivals,
restaurants,tennis, casino and much, much more.
Or perhaps you might enjoy the sights of Bristol with its quaint restaurants, Blithewald mansion & gardens, antique stores and bike path which leads all the way to Providence. Colt State Park is renowned for acres of oceanfront property that is perfect for family outings or strolling along scenic trails. Bristol's annual 4th of July parade is considered to be the oldest one in the country.
A short drive over the Sakonnet River Bridge will bring you to the farmlands of Tiverton & Little Compton.The peaceful winding roads are superb for biking.
Cape Cod is an hour's drive by car or you can catch the Ferry from nearby New Bedford and sail over in relaxation and comfort.
'Cliffside' is just steps away from your own private New England style beach and just a short walk to a larger sandy community beach PLEASE NOTE OUR BEACHES ARE THE TYPICAL NEW ENGLAND ONES ....COARSE SAND AND ROCKY....SO WATERSHOES ARE RECOMMENDED !!!!. Beach chairs,towels and cooler for picnics are provided.
Walking distance to marina and 1 mile to public18 hole golf course. For the boating enthusiast, dock space is available for an additonal fee.Or bring your kayak and explore the beautiful harbor and cove.Bicycles and fishing poles are on site. We also provide an array of yard games for the youngsters.
We are minutes away from multiple restaurants including breakfast cafe, sports bar, clam shack and waterfront dining.If you prefer to do your own cooking there is a wonderful market just minutes away where fresh seafood and bakery items are always available as well as soups/salads, meals to go and all other grocery needs.
Our property has an enclosed yard and we welcome well behaved dogs (sorry, no cats) with pet security deposit.
You will enjoy a well appointed, yet cozy New England waterfront home with water views from EVERY room. Multiple seafood restaurants minutes away or visit our local markets and cook and enjoy a lobster dinner on the deck.
First floor consists of a spacious family room with comfy cottage furniture; sunporch; enclosed porch with breakfast nook and separate seating area for enjoying waterviews. Deck with gas grill.
Second floor living rom with sectional;42' flat screen cable TV,WIFI connections; 4 bedrooms (3 queen & bunk beds);master bedrooom has cable TV and walk out balcony with bistro furniture for enjoying that morning cup of coffee or evening cocktail.
Our beachfront home is ideal for families, couples, pre or post wedding stays,graduations and girl friend vacations. Come stay for a few days or a few weeks and ENJOY all that seaside living has to offer !!!
Keywords: Waterfront,Beach House, Cottage, Pet friendly,dock, Quiet setting yet conveniently located to major attractions
My sisters and I stayed for two days at Cliffside while we attended a wedding in Portsmouth.
The house was adorable and has a wonderful yard overlooking the water.
We spent most of our time on the lawn watching all the boats sail by.
Even though there were eight of us there was plenty of room for all to have their own space.
Jacque was a pleasure and very accommodating.
This was a great house for a weekend getaway. There were 8 women on the trip and we had plenty of space between 4 bedrooms and two living room areas, plus several tables for dining and a fantastic back deck with an amazing view. When we arrived we were pleased to find that the house was very clean and that there were some snacks for us with a lovely welcoming note. The location is in a great with lots to do in the area and easy to shoot down to Newport. We had a great time. The only thing to note is that the stairway is pretty narrow.
My fiancé and I went for a long weekend and could not have been more pleased. This is our second time at this beautiful property. The house is spacious, clean and has unbelievable views of the water right from the master bedroom. I dont think you can get better views anywhere else. We didn't even have to lift our heads off the pillow to see the sun rise. There are views from every window. The house is super cozy and makes you feel right home. Large kitchen, huge family room are really great. The owner always leaves plenty of info for the guests on where to eat and attractions. The restaurant suggestions are always on point. We love this house and always enjoy our time spent here. The house is set on a quiet street with a really great restaurant within walking distance. The house is perfect for any type of getaway from Romantic to family to a girls getaway. We definitely will be back! Thank you for such a wonderful time! Visiting this house makes me want to move to Rhode Island!
"Cliffside" is a super convenient getaway fro anyone from a city who wants some peace and quiet while still being able to get to some fun locations. The view from the house is blissful and ever-changing. The house itself is cozy, a little quirky, but that is part of the charm. A nice deck outback, fishing poles and a comfortable living and TV area make it a great escape.
Our family of 6 adults and 2 children happily returned to Cliffside this year for another terrific week looking out over the Sakonnet River. It was like a homecoming - we had confidence that everything we needed was right there, from ample towels, kitchen supplies and lawn chairs to where to find the best grocery stores and restaurants. We returned to our favorites around Newport and Middletown, and then explored further afield into Tiverton, which is charming, and Jamestown, which is a boaters dream.
The owner is great to work with being very responsive and straightforward with information and explanations and the pictures are very accurate except that they can scarcely do justice to the views. The cottage is very clean and comfortable, being very homey and not fussy at all, and she provides sets of towels in a different color for each person which is great so that folks don't easily get their things mixed up. Having a washer and dryer makes mothers very happy and makes it possible to not have to pack every piece of clothing you own in case of bad weather.
The boating and kayaking are fabulous, the fishing is excellent, biking, walking, swimming, EVERYTHING is great here, because there is something beautiful to see around every corner, and water, water, everywhere! Everyone talks about Newport, which is a great place to visit, but Battleship Cove just 20 mins away in Fall River is historic, educational and its own kind of amazing, and New Bedford has a great harbor and the Whaling Museum, and Tiverton has terrific farm stands and lovely shops and a most scenic drive with stone walls of all sorts of picturesque types around its agricultural areas. So the location of Cliffside is quite perfect for staying home to relax with a great view, or heading out in all direction of the compass to explore, or finding anything you need in a very short distance from the house.
We would absolutely recommend this property, and this owner to friends and relatives.
Our family had a wonderful week at this inviting, comfortable house in Portsmouth. The home was spotless and full of extras that are unusual in vacation homes, such as linens, towels (even for the beach) and beach chairs and even bicycles. The location is beautiful, surrounded by water on both sides, with a back deck overlooking a wide river filled with sailboats. The home is large and accommodating for large groups, with a large kitchen and living room on the first floor and a very large living room upstairs with a flat screen TV. The furniture is comfortable and the beds are great, which is also unusual in rental properties. The owner is highly responsive and helpful. There are many restaurants nearby, and these are described on an information sheet available in the kitchen. Newport and great beaches are nearby, about 1/2 hour for Second Beach, which is particularly good. The photos are accurate, which we also appreciated. The only "minus" features are mentioned in other reviews. If 4.5 stars had been an option, I would have chosen that, and we certainly would recommend this property.
We are located 3 miles from Roger Williams University
*** OFF SEASON: Rates vary from $175-$425 per night, based on length of stay and number in party
STANDARD PRICING: Memorial Day Weekend-Columbus Day: $2.000/week for 2-5 people. Additional rate applies to groups of 6-9 people. Please check for availability for shorter stays which are prorated.
Reservation deposit is required for weekly rentals. Credit cards are not accepted