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Charming, Historic House in Downtown Mystic

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Historic downtown Mystic, CT


Last updated: 10/07/2014

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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Mystic apartment description

Our 4 room apartment, the first floor of the 1879 historic home of Allen Avery, allows you the opportunity to get away from your every day routine and find yourself at the gateway to what has been aptly named Mystic Coast and Country. With beautiful hardwood floors and lots of sunny windows, this can be your home away from home for a short stay or a long, lazy summer. Located in the historic district, you can stroll amongst the other historic homes or shop and dine in the heart of downtown Mystic. You can walk across the historic bascule bridge and rent kayaks or canoes to explore the Mystic River, watch the 100 year old Sabino steam by going to and fro from Mystic Seaport or be on board the Argia as she passes under the bridge and gets ready to set sail. But be sure to enjoy an ice cream cone on the walk back home.

You can use the fully equipped kitchen to whip up a 5 course meal or grill up the fresh local catch of the day on the brick patio, ending the evening at the nearby pub or one of the theaters. The off-street parking area is surrounded by unique perennial gardens to be enjoyed by all and the house is both child and pet friendly, with some owner discretion with regards to the latter. It is a non-smoking accommodation and property.

Window air conditioners and ceiling fans cool things down in the summer and a powerful gas stove in the living room as well as electric baseboard heat keeps you warm when the temperatures start to drop. The apartment easily sleeps 6 with a king size bed in the bedroom and a double bed futon and full size sleeper sofa in the living room. The dining room accommodates 6 at the table, while the kitchen is eager to host a cozy breakfast, lunch or dinner for 2. There is one full bath. The layout of the apartment easily adapts for a family, two couples, or a girls’ only getaway. There is a flat screen TV, DVD, and stereo in the living room and another flat screen TV in the bedroom.

Keywords: First floor of a house, off-street parking, walk to restaurants, shops, river, Mystic Seaport


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Property Type

      • Apartment

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental


              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Considered:

                Well behaved pets are welcome...moreless

              Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6, Beds for 2-6

              • Bedroom 1


              • Convertible bed(s)


              • King size beds (1), Baby Cribs (1) 1 porta crib available upon request, Sleep Sofa or Futons (2) 1 futon and 1 full size sleeper in living room....moreless

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              Other Amenities

                  • Washer/dryer in kitchen, off-street parking for 1 car, hardwood floors, ceiling fans, bedroom has king size bed, living room has futon that opens to a full size bed as well as a twin day bed, easy walking distance to the heart of downtown Mystic and the famous Mystic Pizza....moreless


                  • Books
                  • CD Player
                  • DVD Player
                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • Stereo
                  • Television
                  • Toys
                  • Video Library


                  • Cinemas
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Live Theater
                  • Museums
                  • Restaurants
                  • Theme Parks

                  Local Services & Businesses

                      • Fitness Center

                      Leisure Activities

                      • Antiquing
                      • Boating
                      • Horseback Riding
                      • Miniature Golf
                      • Shopping
                      • Sight Seeing

                      Sports & Adventure Activities

                      • Cycling
                      • Fishing
                      • Golf
                      • Hiking
                      • Kayaking
                      • Mountain Biking
                      • Sailing
                      • Swimming
                      • Tennis


                          • Dining Area


                          • Air Conditioning:

                            window units and ceiling fans...moreless

                          • Clothes Dryer
                          • Gas Fireplace:

                            Gas fireplace adds ambience and amazing warmth! ...moreless

                          • Linens Provided
                          • Parking Off Street
                          • Washing Machine
                          • Wireless Internet


                          • Cooking Utensils
                          • Dishwasher
                          • Kitchen
                          • Microwave
                          • Refrigerator


                          • Deck / Patio
                          • Outdoor Grill

                          Payment Type

                          • Discover
                          • Mastercard
                          • Visa


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                          1 night min stay
                          $1,000 $3,000
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                          Additional information about rental rates


                          • Cleaning fee $75
                          • Fee per pet $25
                          • Pet Fee $25
                          • Taxes Not included


                          $150/night for 3 - 6 nights.

                          $1000 for 1 week.

                          $1700 for 2 weeks.

                          $2400 for 3 weeks.

                          $3000 per month.

                          $75 cleaning fee for stays of 2 weeks or less; $100 for stays of 2+ to 4 weeks; $150 for 4+ to 8 weeks; $225 for stays of more than 8 weeks.

                          $1000 security deposit is required for long term rentals of greater than 2 months.


                          Preferred payment is by credit card although payment by check is possible if received at least 60 days in advance of your stay. Full payment is required to reserve your dates of stay.

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                          Within short walking distance to the shops, restaurants and attractions of historic Mystic, including Mystic Seaport and access to the Mystic River for kayaking and canoeing, 5 minute drive to Mystic Aquarium, Olde Mistick Village and Mystic Factory Stores. 15 minute drive to beaches, museums, lighthouses, casinos, hiking and biking trails. So much to see and do, never enough time!


                          Owner info

                          Year Purchased: 2010

                          About the owner: We live nearby and frequently complain to each other that there are so many things to do that it is hard to choose! We hope that you will have the same problem and would love to help you customize your visit to take advantage of all the opportunities this region can offer: history, art, nature, culture and theater; entertainment venues and outdoor activities of all sorts. Or if you are a lighthouse lover, there are more than half a dozen lighthouses to be sighted off the shores of southeastern Connecticut as well as several places on shore in Stonington, Mystic, Groton and New London to go to learn about them up close and personal. We love to travel and experience things as a native and want to offer that opportunity to our guests as well.

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                          Speaks: english

                          Guestbook comments from the owner

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                          • Historic downtown Mystic, CT

                            Historic downtown Mystic, CT

                          • Full size sleeper sofa and futon in living room.

                            Full size sleeper sofa and futon in living room.

                          • Bedroom


                          • Patio with blooming hydrangeas

                            Patio with blooming hydrangeas

                          • Stonington, CT

                            Stonington, CT

                          • Mystic Seaport at sunset

                            Mystic Seaport at sunset

                          • Avery Point in nearby Groton, CT

                            Avery Point in nearby Groton, CT

                          • Ledge Light - visit it while on a Project O Cruise from nearby Groton, CT

                            Ledge Light - visit it while on a Project O Cruise from nearby Groton, CT

                          • New full size sleeper sofa, flat screen TV, mantel and gas stove.

                            New full size sleeper sofa, flat screen TV, mantel and gas stove.

                          • Dining room

                            Dining room

                          • Fully equipped kitchen

                            Fully equipped kitchen

                          • Downtown Mystic

                            Downtown Mystic

                          • Mystic Seaport

                            Mystic Seaport

                          • The Mystic River from High Street

                            The Mystic River from High Street

                          • Latimer Light in nearby Fishers Island Sound

                            Latimer Light in nearby Fishers Island Sound

                          • Mystic Seaport

                            Mystic Seaport

                          VRBO #349810

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                          This listing was first published here in 2011.

                          Date last modified - Thursday, October 09, 2014

                          $175 per night (USD)

                          1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 6

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                          Minimum stay: 1 nights
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                          Member since: 2011
                          Speaks: english
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                          • Response rate: 60%
                          • Calendar last updated: 10/07/2014
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                          Charming, Historic House in Downtown Mystic

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