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Recent Bonnet Shores reviews

  • Perfect for the Family

    "We have been renting for the last few years and my family loves it! It's a perfect location, close to the beach, fishing, and water views. This house is immaculate and great for our family of 4. We have had other family and friends over and the kids love playing in the yard and upstairs. The owners were very helpful with all of our questions and needs and very easy to work with. We wouldn't stay anywhere else in the area. You get more bang for your buck! We are already booked for next summer!!"
    Guest: Donny Date of Stay: October 2014 Review Submitted: October 7, 2014
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  • A great place to rent!!

    "This house is a wonderful value in the Bonnet Shores area. The owners are exceptionally nice and approachable if you have any questions. I plan to return next year, and would recommend their house to friends, family, and readers alike! The Bonnet Shores location has been a family favorite for many years. The Matunuck Oyster Bar, Brickley's Ice Cream, and Ocean Mist (for breakfast and evening live entertainment in East Matunuck) are nearby."
    Guest: Jim Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: August 25, 2014
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  • Family Vacation

    "Just as the photos show, this is a very spacious, clean and well equipped home. The neighborhood is great for kids. Our 4 year old made lots of friends and enjoyed riding his bike on the quiet dead end street. The kitchen is well stocked with everything you could ever need. Narragansett Town Beach is a very clean and beautiful beach. The beach passes that are included with the house is huge plus. Overall we are very happy with our stay and would definitely stay again!"
    Guest: Renee B. Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 21, 2014
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  • Charming and convenient!

    "My husband, 2.5 yr old and I rented this charming cabin for a few weeks in June/July 2014. We could not have asked for a more charming, easy and conveniently located space. The Bonnet Shores Cabin is clean, well appointed and in a very quiet neighborhood close to the beach. Traveling with little ones is never easy - but, I have to say having the cabin made it much easier. My husband was able to work while my child and I played in the beautiful yard (filled with bunnies) or in what he called the "toy loft." What a treat for a little one! I was also able to relax. Moms almost never get a break, even on vacation. However, the convenience of having our own space, with a kitchen and laundry, and a source of sesame street (when required) made my life easy. Simple pleasures! I would highly recommend this rental to a couple or a small family like mine. It is a very cozy and relaxing space. Sitting in the yard at night was a romantic treat. This cabin is in walking distance to the beach which is always a plus. There is an adorable market on Boston Neck that you may get to by bike, feet or car. Narragansett pier area is approx. 5 miles south down Boston Neck. There you will find great casual restaurants like Monahan's Clam Shack, and finer dining options such as Turtle Soup, Trios and Basil's. The Picnic Basket is a great spot for sandwiches. Along the way are various spots for ice-cream (Brickley's), coffee, gas, manis/pedis, and even kayak rental. You can bike/walk to Narragansett Pier. And as a side bar - driving to Providence, Newport or Mystic is EASY from Bonnet Shores. The owners were kind and helpful. This was a peaceful and relaxing trip in spite of a small child. Again, we highly recommend this cabin and we will be back!"
    Guest: Anne R. Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: July 23, 2014
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Bonnet Shores Travel Tips

Bonnet Shores Vacation Rentals Provide Loads of Family Fun

Bonnet Shores is a small waterfront community in scenic Washington County, Rhode Island. Being close to local beaches, it is a popular vacation destination for families during the summer and for outdoor enthusiasts at almost any time of year. There are a host of family activities available from miniature golf to 10-pin bowling. Bonnet Shores is also well situated for days out exploring better known places such as Providence and Martha's Vineyard.

Bonnet Shores Lodging Makes the Ideal Vacation Base

Those with a family will find renting a beach house at Bonnet Shores ideal for a restful vacation. Having a spacious family home with enough bedrooms for everyone to have their own space means that grown-ups can enjoy the evening around the TV in comfort while little ones get their sleep. Well-equipped kitchens makes catering for families with special dietary needs very easy; with a stocked refrigerator, sodas, snacks and beach picnics do not have to cost a fortune. Families can dine in or out with the freedom to do as they please after a day at the beach. Most vacation homes have a washer-dryer combo which also makes life very easy for families with children.

Traveling to Bonnet Shores Beach Houses

For those flying to the Rhode Island area, the closest major airport is Logan International (BOS) Airport in Boston, MA which is 65 miles away, along the I-95 to the center of Bonnet Shores. The Bradley (BDL) International Airport at Hartford, Connecticut is a little further away. A car is recommended for getting around the area.

Places to Visit from Your Rhode Island Vacation Rentals

Lovely Jamestown Island and historic Newport are both around a 20-minute drive from your Bonnet Shores vacation lodging. Visitors can also enjoy artistic Wickford Village, just a 15-minute drive away. You can also take a ferry ride to Block Island where you can spend the day shopping, biking or swimming. Martha's Vineyard is another wonderful place to visit and there is a fast ferry service to the exclusive island from Bonnet Shores. Providence is also within easy reach of your Bonnet Shores vacation rental and has Roger William's Zoo, historic museums, magnificent estate homes on the east side, and world-class restaurants on Federal Hill. The theater district also has a good program of events for an evening out.

Attractions and Things to Do near Bonnet Shores Vacation Rentals

Bonnet Shores is the ideal place to visit for swimming, surfing, beach activities, sailing, kayaking, hiking, cycling, boating and fishing. Children of all ages will enjoy miniature golf, bumper cars, go-carts and bowling. The main beach is at Narragansett, considered the best family beach on the whole of the East Coast, and there are many other state beaches along this coastline. Little Beach has a lifeguard in attendance and there is a local shuttle bus to Kelly Beach on weekends.

Those looking for more cultural activities will find a host of famous historic mansions which can be toured, along with quaint shops and excellent restaurants in the area. Sports fans can enjoy driving ranges, golf courses and tennis courts in the public parks as well as sailing, fishing and kayaking. In the evening, try your luck at the Foxwood and Mohegan Sun Casinos, just 40 minutes away with top shows and entertainment.

Seasons and Weather at Bonnet Shores, RI

Bonnet Shores' coastal location gives it beautiful summer weather often tempered with a gentle sea breeze, with average daytime highs reaching 80 F (27 C) during July and August. Rhode Island vacation rentals can experience rain showers at any time of year and there may be heavy snowfall between November and early April.

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