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Waterfront Victorian Contemporary Beach House

Bedrooms 4
Half Baths1
Space 2,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 180 nights


About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms + Sleeping Porch, 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 8-10)

This custom built waterfront home is nestled against 30 acres of Audubon land trust, within a private, quiet community. It is a 12 minute walk to our private 1/4 mile ocean beach which can be seen across our pond from the Wrap around porch. The master bedroom has a private full bath with balcony overlooking the pond and ocean. There is a widows watch bedroom with a 180 degree view of the ocean. The kitchen has a welcoming center island granite counter top with bar seating for four. The living room has a 55 inch LED Smart TV capable of surfing the web and a blue ray DVD player with 14 speaker built-in wall and ceiling surround sound system. The entire house is supplied with wireless internet access available to any renter with a wireless equipped laptop. There is also an 'after swim' shower located in a private area on the water side of the house. This is a wonderful, cost effective getaway for couples and/or families since the house has many unique sitting areas that are both private and afford alone time and together time for up to 8-10 people.. Please come be our guests.

Len & Anne Wysocki

Keywords: Beach House

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Dr. Len Wysocki
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
June 25, 2017

About Dr. Len Wysocki

Here I am looking over Narragansett sound across the pond with my house in view of both. This is truly a relaxing place to be alone or with your significant others. As a licensed Psychologist, I know the importance of being able to 'recharge your battery' and this is a place to do it.

Dr. Len Wysocki purchased this house in 1997

Why Dr. Len Wysocki chose Narragansett area

When I first saw this property, I recognized that it occupied a very special location in that it was nestled against an Audubon society land trust which essentially provided a sanctuary for many species of migrating birds including swan and other interesting water foul. It was a short walk from a private sandy 1/4 mile long beach and it was totally peaceful while being close by to many area activities. The house I personally built was custom designed to take advantage of the views and provide privacy to several couples who could enjoy separate uniquely designed spaces both inside and outside of the house.

What makes this house unique

This location offers you a 5 minute driving commute to the center of Narragansett, a 12 minute commute to the center of Newport and 5 major golf clubs. An abundance of fine Restaurants and points of interest including Block Island, Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket can be reached by a Ferry close by. Fishing, water sports, and surfing are options many chose while here.

Guestbook comments from the owner

I have had many guests who would be willing to give thier opinions on the great experience they had in 2002. However this guest book was not available at that time. I will forward these guests E-mail adresses to anyone who is interested. Just make a request through my E-mail address located on the rental property page.
Jan 2003
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Bonnet Shores House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Please leave our summer home in the condition that it was given to you. Very much appreciated. Len & Anne Wysocki
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 3 - toilet , sink
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower , master bath
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shared between bedroom one and two
  • 2.5
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Sleeping Porch - 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , 2 twin/ single , two single beds can be joined to make one King size bed
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (2), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2), Baby Cribs (1)
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • limited accessibility
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • paddle boating
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
after swim outside shower, big screen 55' LED with 14 speaker in wall and ceiling sorround sound and subwoofer.


Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(11 traveler reviews)

Waterfront Victorian Contemporary Beach House
average rating of 4.5454545 based on 13 reviews
New York City, New York

Family vacation

  • 5 of 5

It was one of the best weeks we've ever had with our children and their new babies. My son's family is from Seattle and my daughter's family is from Newton. We played board games in the living room and on the back porch. Laughed and recounted stories. Relaxed on the hammock. We especially enjoyed having dinner at a kitchen table which was big enough for 6 adults and 2 babies at each end with attachable high chairs. We had a wonderful celebration dinner at the Coast Guard House. It was the the only day it had rained and while we were having dinner, a rainbow appeared. The perfect setting. The Bonnet Shores Community was very family oriented. Each day we went to the private beach which is a short drive from the house. We also enjoyed taking walks around the the community, The owners were very accommodating. (They even had a pack n' play which was set up for the babies while we were preparing meals in the kitchen area.) We really had a most enjoyable experience and hope to return next summer.

  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2011
  • Stayed: Aug 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We look forward to you and your return Linda. Len & Anne
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July 2011

  • 5 of 5

This was our first trip to Rhode Island, we had a wonderful time. The house was in a great location to get to lots of beaches and Newport. The house was wonderful for the 10 of us. We hit the hotest week of the summer, so the lack of AC on the main floor was a little tough, but it is very unusual to get a week that is 95 or better for an entire week. Had it been normal warm tempratures i dont think this would have been a concern at all. We loved our stay and the house.

  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2011
  • Stayed: Jul 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad to hear you enjoyed our home Rebecca. The bedroom air conditioners are generally not even needed with the ocean breeze which comes over the pond, however, you do get a hot week once a season or so.
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  • 5 of 5

We had a fabulous reunion. My favorite activity was renting bikes and exploring the trails. The home was gorgeous, clean, and well-equipped. It had the ultimate, sublime "beach house" feeling. Also, my brother caught a huge fish off a charter boat.

  • Submitted: Mar 24, 2011
  • Stayed: Jun 2010
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Great to hear you and your family fully utilized all of the options available to you both within our beach house and the surrounding geographic area. Look forward to your return. Len & Anne Wysocki
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Savannah, GA

Family Vacation

  • 4 of 5

Nice views, plenty of space, relaxing back porch. Very quiet and private feel. Good size kitchen and dining area. Nice neighborhood for walking and walkable to the beach for the energertic. Served our family's purpose well.

  • Submitted: Feb 26, 2011
  • Stayed: Aug 2010
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad to hear we met your needs for the calm and private getaway you requested. Love to have you back.
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Shelton, CT


  • 5 of 5

We loved this house! We visited in the winter and it was awesome and cozy. It's only about 15 minutes from Newport, and we enjoyed going in for some lunch and shopping. The kitchen in the home is large and open and perfect for cooking (its fully stocked with whatever you need). The living room is great for entertaining with a fireplace, huge tv and serious surround sound. We made a fire each night we were there and drank wine in front of it. Every morning we woke up in a sun filled master bedroom overlooking the salt pond and the ocean. There are so many windows in the home so you can see the water from every room in the house. Overall the house is beautiful, clean, comfortable and relaxing. We wished it was warm enough to sit on the rocking chairs on the porch, but maybe next time. The owners were great - they recommended a couple great local eateries and were very responsive when we called them with questions, Hope you enjoy your stay as much as we did and definitely recommend it to anyone!

  • Submitted: Feb 20, 2011
  • Stayed: Jan 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Love to have you back to enjoy our wrap around porch and deck for cooking outside on our barbecue deck.
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Bolton, CT


  • 5 of 5

Our stay was everything we could have asked for and then some. Great porch. Relaxing atmosphere. Nice walk to the beach. Clean and comfortable, even on a rainy day. Close to Newport. Had fun shopping. Loved the off-season peace and quiet. Can't wait to go again.

  • Submitted: Feb 17, 2011
  • Stayed: Sep 2010
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Green Inter.
Nearest Train
5 Miles
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
Bonnet Shores Sandy 1/4 mile beach (private)
Car: recommended

supervised child care is available at community center within our private community for an extra charge.


Rates & Availability

Bonnet Shores House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
early summer
Jun 3 2017 - Jun 29 2017
4 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $100 per night, per additional guest
4th of july time frame
Jun 30 2017 - Jul 7 2017
8 night minimum stay
Flat fee
Jul 8 2017 - Aug 31 2017
7 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $100 per night, per additional guest
Sep 5 2017 - May 12 2018
180 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $100 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $150 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 8.0%

Rates are subject to change for Holiday weeks and the number of people comprising the rental party.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
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