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Private Island ! Thimble Islands,Bridge, Beach

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Last updated: 08/27/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-10 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

This recent Nantucket Shingle Style Waterfront Home is located on NARROWS ISLAND in Long Island Sound. The island is part of the archipelago known as the Thimble Islands. It is the only island of the Thimbles with a bridge, making it accessible by car as well as by boat. The property provides 360 degree water views. The home is one of only two residences on this four and a half (4.5) acre island.

Wake to a spectacular sunrise. Dine on the front deck and watch the boats sailing by. Enjoy the hundreds of flowers. Lounge in the large granite beachfront cabana while experiencing the fabulous views of the Thimbles. Explore an uninhabited island or sun, swim, fish or kayak from either of the two(2) private beaches just a step away.

At the end of the day, take in unsurpassed sunsets while soaking in the 7 person private hot tub.

For the boater, there is direct water access from the private floating dock and use of a mooring in the secluded cove.

The central air-conditioned home offers beautiful hardwood floors and stone tiles. It is furnished with nautical antiques and casual elegance. There are three (3) spacious bedrooms; 2 with additional sleeping lofts above. The main bath has a shower and a whirpool tub. The great room has a two-story high ceiling with plenty of room for conversation, TV, music or games and puzzles.

If you can pull yourself away from this island retreat for a time, you may want to cruise the Thimble Islands on a tour boat or venture into town to the Historic Guilford Green. The green is lined with wonderful boutique shopping, jewelry stores, spa, gourmet coffee, ice cream and chocolate shop, galleries, restaurants, library and classic antique homes. We provide a detailed Guest Directory with local menus and brochures.

If you desire a longer jaunt, then try a short drive to shop the designer outlets of Clinton, tour the Yale Campus in New haven, play golf at a local course, hike the grounds of the Gillette Castle or visit Mystic Seaport. In the evening you may cruise the Connecticut River from Essex or try your luck at Foxwoods Casino or Mohegan Sun.

Situated in the geographical center of the Notheast, Guilford is just a short ride from New York, Boston, Hartford and Providence using either I-95 or the Shore Line Train. The Island is less than five miles from the train station and conveniently located for travel to major airports: New York - 1 1/2 hours, Hartford - 1 hour, Providence - 1 hour, Boston - 2 hours, and New Haven - 15 minutes.

The Island is the perfect place for you, your family and your friends to enjoy a vacation with spectacular views and amenities.

We have many guests return each year to view the splendor and enjoy the relaxation.

We invite you to come and see our beautiful island !

Please note that the property is not suitable for wedding events or large celebrations.

Keywords: Recent 2 Story Home, Completed 2005

Why VRBO

Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    Loft above with Twin and Closet...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 double

    Loft Above with Twin and Closet...moreless

  • ...moreless

  • Queen Size Beds: (2) Queen Bed in 2 of the Bedrooms, Double Beds: (1) Double Bed in 1 Bedroom, Twin or Single Beds: (2) Each Sleeping Loft has a Standard Size Twin Bed and Closet ...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 2

    toilet, shower...moreless

  • Bathroom 1

    tiolet, combination tub/shower, jetted tub...moreless

  • Two Bathrooms in Main House and Additional Bathroom with Hot Water Shower at Beachfront Cabana...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Spectacular Granite Beachfront Cabana with Full Bath, Hot Water Shower, Refrigerator, Microwave and Stereo... Beach and Hot Tub Towels Provided... House Water Purification System...Children's Toys and Games...Weekly Cleaning Service...Floating Dock and Guest Mooring...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable:

    (4) Each Bedroom has a TV and DVD... 46' Flat Screen TV in Great Room with DVD...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR

Theme

  • Family
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Central Air Conditioning...moreless

  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    All Linens and Towels Provided...moreless

  • Living Room:

    Great Room with Cathedral Ceiling...moreless

  • Parking:

    6 Parking Spaces...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    Full Wireless Internet Connection...moreless

  • Wood Fireplace

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    All Appliances, Detailed Guest Directory with Local Menus and Brochures...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator:

    2 Full Size Refrigerators, one with Ice Maker...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Gas Grill and Charcoal Grill...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub:

    7 Person Private Oceanfront Hot Tub...moreless

  • Jetted Tub
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Labor Day
Aug 29 - Sep 7, 2015
10 night min stay
$650
Late Summer
Sep 8 - Oct 1, 2015
3 night min stay
$500
$3,500

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $500 Nightly

Fall
Oct 2 - Nov 2, 2015
3 night min stay
$400
$2,800

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $400 Nightly


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Pet Fee $50
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

DATES AVAILABLE : MID MAY TO OCTOBER

$2,800 TO $6,000 PER WEEK or PRO RATA PER NIGHT WHEN AVAILABLE

FALL OPENINGS IN LATE SEPTEMBER AND OCTOBER. RESERVE YOUR SPECIAL TIME NOW AT THE ISLAND !!


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Photos

  • Narrows Island Sunrise

    Narrows Island Sunrise

  • Perola with Hammock

    Perola with Hammock

  • Dock and Mooring Area

    Dock and Mooring Area

  • Recent Shingle Style Home, Completed in 2005

    Recent Shingle Style Home, Completed in 2005

  • Oceanviews from Bedroom... All 3 Bedrooms are 18X20, 2 with Sleeping Lofts Above

    Oceanviews from Bedroom... All 3 Bedrooms are 18X20, 2 with Sleeping Lofts Above

  • Dining on Oceanfront Deck with Gas Grill

    Dining on Oceanfront Deck with Gas Grill

  • Park-Like Setting, 360 Degree Waterviews

    Park-Like Setting, 360 Degree Waterviews

  • Sunset View from 7 Person Private Hot Tub

    Sunset View from 7 Person Private Hot Tub

  • Direct Oceanfront on Long Island Sound Facing Faulkner's Island

    Direct Oceanfront on Long Island Sound Facing Faulkner's Island

  • Granite Beachfront Cabana for Sunning or Dining with All Amenities

    Granite Beachfront Cabana for Sunning or Dining with All Amenities

  • Bridge to Island

    Bridge to Island

  • Great Room with Leather Sofa, Deck, Nautical Antiques and 46 In. Flat Screen TV

    Great Room with Leather Sofa, Deck, Nautical Antiques and 46 In. Flat Screen TV

  • Fully Equipped Kitchen, Central Air Conditioning

    Fully Equipped Kitchen, Central Air Conditioning

  • Relax, Read, Watch The Shorebirds or Boats Cruising on the Sound

    Relax, Read, Watch The Shorebirds or Boats Cruising on the Sound

  • Sunset Chairs Directly on Beach

    Sunset Chairs Directly on Beach

  • Dock Your Boat, Kayak from the 2 Beaches or Explore an Uninhabited Island

    Dock Your Boat, Kayak from the 2 Beaches or Explore an Uninhabited Island

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