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Dragonfly Cottage, Oceanfront - Overlooking Block Island Sound RI

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 750 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Sleep 6, 2 bedroom. Queen, Full, and Queen sofabed. 1 bath, outside shower

Private sandy beach with view of Block Island at Matunuck Beach, RI. Beautiful sunrises and sunsets. Decks with lounging and beach chairs. Beachside deck with grill. Covered porch with dining area and grill. Outside shower w/ hot/cold water. Watersports plentiful. Inside newly furnished. Internet, Wei (game box), and full entertainment system. Stainless steel appliances. Kitchen fully stocked with cooking and dining supplies. Dishwasher, Washer/Dryer. Short walk to restaurants. 2 car garage. ADT security system. Close to Newport, Providence, and Connecticut casinos. 2 bedrooms with ocean views..

Reservations: Serious inquiries will be referred to our rental agent for final agreement. House is expected to be left in condition (clean) as upon arrival. If not cleaned, renter forfeits security deposit.

More Details

Owner
Jim Abbott
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
60%
Calendar last updated:
May 1, 2016

Amenities

Matunuck House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 750 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking On Street
  • Secure Parking
  • Security System
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - outdoor shower , Hot and cold water
  • Outdoor beach shower with hot & cold water.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Living room - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Sofabed in living room - queen
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Game Console
  • Video Games
Outside:
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Entertainment Area
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 6 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • pond
  • reefs
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

5/5 -
(2 traveler reviews)

Dragonfly Cottage, Oceanfront - Overlooking Block Island Sound RI
average rating of 5.0 based on 2 reviews
5

Amazing!!!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay at the Dragonfly. The house is just like Mary Poppins, "Practically Perfect in Everyway". When we first arrived we were a little disappointed with the rocky beach. We ventured out and found some wonderful state beaches close by. The cottage is in a short driving distance to everything. 25 minutes to Newport. 10 minutes to Point Judith Lighthouse. Saw amazing sunsets.

Each morning had coffee and breakfast while watching the sunrise. Great areas for morning walks.

Nice added feature is the 2 porches. Oceanfront porch, relaxing watching the waves, street front covered porch, entertaining watching the street traffic to the local pubs and pizza place. Sunshine days and clear nights sitting on the ocean porch was beautiful. Raining days or evenings you can still sit outside on the streetside porch. Can't get any better than that. And it did rain a few nights during our stay.

Theater by the Sea near by has great entertainment. Great eateries close by. Matunuck Oyster Bar, The Bistro (near Theater by the Sea) to name a few.

While you are here you must go to the Fantastic Umbrella Factory.

I would recommend the Dragonfly to everyone.

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2011
  • Stayed: Aug 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the wonderful review. As the owners, it's always nice to hear from others exactly how we feel about our Cottage. We to feel it is an amazing beach front property. Again, thanks for the great review!
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New Hartford, CT
5

Great Experience at the Dragonfly

  • 5 of 5

The house is cozy, and right on the beach, just what we wanted. Going up and down the stairs from the beach got a little difficult at times, but it was so wonderful having our very own private beach, although some unwanted guests did show up and got loud a couple of times. The Ocean Mist guests at night on the weekends were also quite obnoxious and we had to close the windows, but the rest of the week the windows were open and the refreshing ocean breeze was blowing through the house. We have never slept so good!! We would highly recommend staying at the Dragonfly!

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2010
  • Stayed: Jul 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your review. We designed the house for comfort and relaxation. Hope you visit again. Off season get aways are also very relaxing, September and October are my favorite months.
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Map

Nearest Airport
37 Miles
Providence
Nearest Ferry
12 Miles
Block Island
Nearest Train
40 Miles
Providence
Nearest Motorway
25 Miles
I-95
Nearest Beach
15 Metres
Car: necessary

Beachfront with a view of Block Island at your front door.

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Rates & Availability

Matunuck House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
High Season
Jun 24 2017 - Aug 25 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,950
 
 
Autumn Season
Aug 26 2017 - Oct 29 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,900
 

Additional information about rental rates

Off Season (May1-June 23 or Aug 26-Oct 29) will rent weekends. $300 pen night. @ night minimum.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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