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Private Beach and Dock - Relax on Narragansett Bay!

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Space 2,700 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, sleeps 10

Enjoy your vacation on beautiful Narragansett Bay with a private beach and dock! If you’re looking for a scenic, private, and relaxing location away from crowds and beach traffic, you've found it here.

Four bedrooms with sleeping capacity for ten, a fully equipped kitchen with double oven, and 2700 square feet of living space renovated to the highest standards highlight the inside amenities. Outside, you'll find 2.9 acres of space including a sand/pebble/shell beach, 75 ft stone/concrete dock with available fresh water and power, boat ramp, spacious lawn with large shady trees, large grass field perfect for outdoor games, outdoor stone fireplace, and three decks (one covered) to enjoy the sights and catch the cool bay breeze. Complimentary water toys include kayak, rowboat, windsurfer, fishing poles, life jackets, and snorkeling gear. With the tourist attractions of Newport, Jamestown, and Narragansett nearby, this is an ideal base for your Rhode Island vacation!

Inside, the spacious kitchen features stainless steel appliances, granite counters, and attractive cherry cabinets. Convenient appliances include refrigerator/freezer with ice/water dispenser, a double oven with warming drawer, ceramic glass cook top, dishwasher, microwave, hot water dispenser, coffee maker, standalone ice maker, and professional frozen drink machine. The expandable dining table seats eight. The air conditioned living room features a fireplace and hideaway stereo with mp3/iPod input to play your favorite music. Also available for guest use are a second refrigerator/freezer, washer and dryer, seafood boiler, and two stainless steel propane grills.

Upstairs, you’ll find four bedrooms and three bathrooms. The master suite features queen bed, built-in dressers, double closets, two-person jetted tub, double shower, and air conditioning. Two additional bedrooms have queen beds, and one bedroom has two twin beds. With the two available rollaways, total comfortable sleeping capacity is ten people. All bedrooms feature full closets, and two bedrooms feature full size dressers. Both upstairs bathrooms feature full tubs, showers, and stone counters.

More Details

Owner
Asa Davis
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english, french, german, spanish, italian
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 19, 2017

About Asa Davis

I'm from Rhode Island, and while growing up spent as much time on the water as possible! My interests include scuba diving, boating, windsurfing, sailing, and fishing - if it involves the ocean, I probably like it.

-Asa Davis, Owner

Asa Davis purchased this house in 1999

Why Asa Davis chose Saunderstown

We purchased this property in 1999. We were looking for property on Narragansett Bay with a beach and boat dock for family vacations where we could enjoy privacy, peace and quiet. This fit the bill perfectly!

What makes this house unique

The beach and water access first, spectacular views, the large lawn and shaded areas just back from the beach, the protected location, strong, sturdy construction with fine details, and plenty of space for the family and activities both inside and out!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you for letting us use your home. It was beautiful and we had a great time!
Sep 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Providence
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Multiple on Rt 1a
Nearest Ferry
4 Miles
Block Island
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Multiple courses nearby
Nearest Train
6 Miles
Kingston, RI
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
Rt 1a
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Multiple on Rt 1a
Nearest Beach
On Property
Car: recommended

Other Activities: Shopping, kayaking, public beaches, farmer's market (summer weekends), charter fishing, bicycling, basketball, mini golf, hiking in King's Preserve (5 minutes walk from property)

Amenities

Saunderstown House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2700 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • pets considered ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Rural ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking
  • Fireplace ...
  • Firewood
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace ...
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower
    Master - toilet , shower , jetted tub , shower and tub are double sized
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Master - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , plus rollaway
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single , plus rollaway
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Games for Kids
  • MP3 Dock
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Boat ...
  • Boat Dock
  • Boat with Paddles
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Deck Furniture
  • Fish Cleaning Table
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Small Cooler
  • Tennis ...
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Wood Deck
  • Yard
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 4 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Groups
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • smoking allowed ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Jacuzzi
  • Spa Whirlpool
  • Whirlpool
  • Whirlpool
  • jetted tub ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
For the comfort of all our guests, smoking is limited to the exterior only.

Reviews

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Private Beach and Dock - Relax on Narragansett Bay!
average rating of 5.0 based on 48 reviews
5

Perfect location for a family reunion

  • 5 of 5

We could not have had a better experience at this delightful property and will definitely be returning.

The house is wonderfully clean and well-appointed (without being 'stuffy' or 'fragile') and has everything you need for hosting large groups for a get away on the Rhode Island shore, from lobster pots to beach towels to kayaks to board games. The views from the dock are extraordinary and we enjoyed evening bonfires by the shore.

We were there with five children all under the age of six and they had an amazing time playing by the water, scooping shells, running races on the large yard, and going for walks around the beautiful property.

The location is perfect: it's a very private spot at the end of a quiet side road but still quite near Jamestown, Wickford, and Newport.

Asa was extremely communicative and generous with his time and even helped us arrange grocery delivery. He allowed us to tour the property before we finalized the booking, which was quite helpful. All the billing and paperwork was extremely organized. Thank you Asa for a great time!

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Claire, Thank you so much for your kind words! You've captured the essence of what we try to offer at our Saunderstown property. I'm glad to hear your entire family enjoyed it, and we look forward to seeing you again soon! Sincerely, Asa Davis Owner
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5

An absolutely lovely spot to spend a quiet few days.

  • 5 of 5

The house was lovely, the yard and view was spectacular. Couldn't have asked for more.

Thank you, Asa!

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Awesome

  • 5 of 5

We rented this house for out-of-town guests coming in for a surprise birthday party. These guests (from around the country and abroad, and who live in some beautiful areas themselves) could not have been more appreciative of being put up in an A+ place -- it was such a treat for them to stay in one of the most beautiful spots on the entire Narragansett Bay. The property could not have a better set-up: incredible wooded area, the house in a secluded spot right on the water, with Jamestown, Dutch Island and Newport Bridge in view. Wonderful patio and dock spaces and private beach for easy access to the water. And Asa, the host, could not have been more responsive and helpful -- as an example, the coffee maker was not working, and Asa came over promptly and replaced it with a brand new one! Our stay could not have been better!

Mike N.

  • Submitted: Sep 26, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Mr. N, thank you for your wonderful comments! It was a pleasure to host your stay, and we were glad to hear it was a complete success! Many happy returns! Sincerely, Asa Davis
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5

Lovely property, prime location

  • 5 of 5

Asa was there to meet us when we arrived and gave us a tour of the house and grounds, both meticulously maintained. The first floor is open and provides plenty of room for cooking, dining and lounging, even for a larger group than ours. The large property, private beach and dock afford privacy and an amazing view. My husband, son and I thoroughly enjoyed our stay--wish we could have had a few more days!

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Denise, Thank you for your kind comments! It was a pleasure meeting you and your family, and we're glad you had a wonderful time. We hope to see you again! Sincerely, Asa Davis Owner
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5

Its "Siren Call" never fades; always calling for our return.

  • 5 of 5

I grew up in coastal Rhode Island not far from Jamestown's bridge. From my home in New Hampshire, after the holidays pass, after the New Year, after the Super Bowl, comes the February vision of that bridge across Narragansett Bay and the absolute escape this space on Griffith Road holds within its aura. This was our third Biennial visit, and on first sitting in those chairs at the shore, after two years, our immediate thought was: it seems like we never left! Once there, you never have to leave; completely self-contained. --it's our five night August home that stays with us throughout the year. Very much looking forward to the next time!

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Gloria, Thank you so much for your kind review! I agree, the area and water make it seem almost timeless. We're also looking forward to your next visit! Sincerely, Asa Davis Owner
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5

This home was the perfect place for a family gathering.

  • 5 of 5

beautiful accomadations

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Stuart, Glad to hear it! I'm happy your family enjoyed their stay, and we look forward to seeing you again!
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