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Charming Island House W/ Causeway, on Beautiful Salt Pond

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Outdoor Grill

Overview

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 6)

High Point is a beautiful small island connected by a causeway on the southern end of Salt Pond, located just minutes from the East Matunuck Exit off Rte. 1. The house is the only building on the island, with spectacular water views from every window. We frequently catch large striped bass right from our deep water dock. A guest boat slip is available with rental of the house at High Point for boats up to 25' in length.

Money Magazine: 'South County is one of the ten best vacation spots on the East Coast.'

Five minute drive to nearest sandy public ocean beach (East Matunuck Beach).

Newport: 30 minute drive.

Block Island: 45 minute ferry ride from other side of salt pond.

Mystic Seaport and Mystic Aquarium: 45 minute drive

Keywords: Home

More Details

Owner
Trina Dykstra
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 4, 2017

About Trina Dykstra

OWNER’S INFO

I grew up on this small island called High Point and have many happy memories here. My husband and I now live in Maine but we escape to this wonderful place whenever we can. The only house on High Point sits 32 feet above Salt Pond and features a 360 degree view of the water. The front patio is a special place to watch boats passing by below.

We hope others enjoy our beautiful island home as much as we do.

Location, location, location!

Amenities

South Kingstown House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • Waterfront ...
General:
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Shower with sliding glass doors
    Bathroom 2 - outdoor shower , Located on east side of house. Very pleasant!
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Downstairs master bedroom
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , Upstairs north facing bedroom
    Bedroom 3 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Queen sleep sofa with pillow top in upstairs bedroom
  • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Queen with pillow top on mattress
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

4.7/5 -
(3 traveler reviews)

Charming Island House W/ Causeway, on Beautiful Salt Pond
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 3 reviews
5

Summer Bliss

  • 5 of 5

Our family just completed another great week of vacation at High Point. This unique property is situated to provide 340 degree water views while still affording privacy. There are two patios/decks that let you enjoy the sunshine as you dine or sit and relax while watching the boats pass by. The property is well maintained with lovely flower gardens everywhere you look. It is a cozy and inviting place to vacation. Lots of kitchen supplies and a gas grill for the cook.

East Matunuck beach is literally minutes away, but we recommend you take an extra 15 minutes to visit East Beach which is less crowded but equally beautiful. Get there early as parking is limited. Don't miss the Matunuck Oyster bar for great seafood. The Block Island Ferry is close by for an easy day trip.

We look forward to visiting High Point again soon.

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

High Point

  • 5 of 5

The family has vacationed at High Point for the past 5 years. Great private location with water views from every window. Two miles to East Matunuk State Beach. Paddling and swimming in the cove on the Salt Pond. Very nice house on a one-of-a-kind setting. We look forward to vacationing at this spot every year.

  • Submitted: Jul 7, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rhode Island
4

Great Views with Cool Ocean Breezes

  • 4 of 5

Our stay was very pleasant - the house was extremely clean on arrival including fresh flowers on the table. Bedding was comfortable and plenty of fresh towels. The back patio area is perfect for dinner and the views from any side of the house outstanding! We bought local seafood at Snug Harbor Marina - you can walk there for a cup of coffee in the am if you like - and the quality and pricing was great.

One drawback was the single bath - also the yard is buggy if the winds not up.

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
30 Miles
T.F. Green/Warwick, RI
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Matunuck Oyster Bar
Nearest Ferry
11 Miles
Block Island Ferry
Nearest Golf
12 Miles
Laurel Lane Golf
Nearest Train
9 Miles
Kingston Station
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Route 1
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Matunuck Oyster Bar
Nearest Beach
2.5 Miles
East Matunuck State Beach
Car: necessary

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Rates & Availability

South Kingstown House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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7 night minimum stay
$2,600
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Refundable damage deposit $350
Tax Rate 8.0%

We have our own terms of cancellation that are stated in our rental agreement. This will be emailed to review when you request a reservation.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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