Family Friendly Waterfront Home- Clean, Comfortable, Relaxing(35 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2-7 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
Colonial Home, 5 Bedrooms (Sleeps 11-13), 2 Baths, on gentle tidal river
If you love fun in the sun, this is the ideal spot for you! Everyone that visits falls in love with the property. There is something for all ages at the property and near-by. Weekly rentals only June, July and August (Saturday to Saturday Jul-Aug). Minimum 2 night stays other months. Please send a rental inquiry for a rate quote.
**Renter's must be 21 or over**
House books quickly so make reservations early. Contact owner through VRBO for quickest replies and check the renter's reviews.
Perfect house for memorable family vacations. Enjoy fantastic water views from the wrap around porch overlooking the tidal river. Fishing, crabbing, boating and swimming off the private beach and dock on the Pattagansett River (gentle, tidal river). Five kayaks (2 doubles, 3 singles) available for renter's use (seasonal). Plenty of tributaries and small sandy beaches to explore. Short paddle to Niantic Bay and Long Island Sound. Great place for floating down the lazy river on tubes or relaxing on the deck overlooking the River. Children's play area with swings, curly slide and 2 towers on property.
Fully furnished historic Colonial home with 5 bedrooms, sleeps 11 - 13 comfortably in beds. Home was renovated in 2006. Large, spacious L-shaped living room, clean and comfortably furnished (but not luxurious). First floor bedroom (queen) & bathroom. Plenty of room on the 2.5 acre lot for family games, cars, boat and trailer parking.
Short drive or walk to Niantic's town beaches, parks and new Boardwalk (Crescent Beach, McCooks, Hole-In-The-Wall, Cini Park, Rocky Neck), many specialty shops, stores and restaurants. Toy store, candy store and ice cream shops nearby. Minutes to Rocky Neck State Park and Harkness State Park. Close to Foxwoods and Mohegan Sun Casinos, Westbrook and Clinton outlet shopping, Mystic Aquarium and Seaport, New London, USCGA, Groton Naval Base. Great restaurants, fresh seafood, fishing charters and parasailing from Niantic Bay. Many nearby museums and historic locations to explore. Fishing charters, boat tours, vineyards, antique shops, micro-breweries, and theaters nearby.
This is a non-smoking property. All pets require written approval by home owner, addtional fees apply.
Additional information, pictures and rate quote available upon request. Don't wait too long, rentals are booking faster than ever with many familys returning .
Member since: 2010
- 2200 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 13
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
Large playscape with two towers, curly slide, sand box and swings. Large 2.5 acre lot for family games (wiffle ball, kick ball, bocce, volleyball, badmitton, ladderball, washer toss & bean bag toss)....moreless
- Non Smoking Only:
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Optional
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 13, Beds for 11-13
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- The bathrooms are small, but clean and functional.
- Great location: 5 kayaks (3 singles, 2 doubles) available for renter's use (seasonal). 2 large picnic tables, chairs and children's playscape outside. Booking: Weekly rentals- 50% due with signed rental agreement at time of booking. Balance due 90 days before rental. Less than week rentals- Full payment due with signed rental agreement at time of booking. $500 security deposit due 2 weeks before rental. Security deposit is fully refundable if all rental conditions are met, there are no damages and all property is returned in same condition as received. Renters must leave the house and property cleaned and rental ready (same condition as received). Optional cleaning service is available for an additional fee. This must be arranged at the time of booking. ...moreless
- DVD Player
- Satellite / Cable:
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Botanical Garden
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Recreation Center
- Theme Parks
- Water Parks
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Gambling Casinos
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Outlet Shopping
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
- Wildlife Viewing
Quaint specialty shops, toy store, ice cream and candy store. Many restaurants and pubs with entertainment. Beautiful waterfront and boardwalk on Niantic Bay to Cini Park,McCooks & Crescent Beach....moreless
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Deepsea Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Pier Fishing
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Surf Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- Seating for 8 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
- Parking Off Street:
- Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:
- Towels Provided:
- Washing Machine
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils:
- Dishes & Utensils:
Fully equipped kitchen: Microwave, dishwasher, coffee maker, toaster, blender, crock pot, electric griddle, iron. Cleaning supplies included. Limited spices, condiments and kitchen staples available....moreless
- Pantry Items:
- Deck / Patio:
- Kayak / Canoe:
- Housekeeper Optional
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Mar 1 - May 14, 2017
2 night min stay
May 15 - Sep 9, 2017
7 night min stay
Sep 10 - Oct 31, 2017
2 night min stay
Nov 1 - Feb 28, 2018
2 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Additional fees may be charged for weekends, holidays and pets.
Optional cleaning service is available. This must be arranged and paid for in advance so the service can be booked.
Contact owner thru VRBO to book.Full weeks- 50% deposit due at booking, balance due 90 days before rental. Partial weeks and weekends require payment in full at time of booking. Security/damage deposit $500 required 2 weeks before rental. Security deposit is refundable if all rental conditions are met, no damages and house and property are returned cleaned and rental ready (same as received).
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Water access from private beach & dock on property. 5 kayaks (2 doubles & 3 singles) for renter's use (seasonal). Playground on property with 2 towers, slide & swings.
Year Purchased: 1940
About the owner: Third generation, family home. Great memories of large family gatherings throughout the years. Great place to explore and play or just sit back, relax and enjoy the peacefulness. The property and area offers something special for everyone. Many guests have such a great time that they always want to return.
Why the Owner Chose Niantic, East Lyme, CT, USA:
Unlimited number of things to do in the area, something to please everyone. House over looks the gentle tidal river and sprawling marsh land. Watch the trains pass over the river, in the distance. Beautiful natural views, peaceful and relaxing. Great deck and dock for bird watching. Check out the renter's reviews.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Porch over-looking the river for relaxing and entertaining. Covered porch and large property for fun and games. First floor bathroom and bedroom (queen bed) . 5 bedrooms total: 3 queen beds, 5 twin beds (1 bunk bed) & pull out couch (sleeps 13). High chair and portable crib available. Fully stocked with all the essentials for a memorable vacation. Water access from property, private dock and small beach. Five kayaks ( 2 doubles, 3 singles) available for use (seasonal). Large 2.5 acre lot. Plenty of parking for cars & trailers. Private dock & small beach area. Outside games include volleyball & badminton, ladder toss, washers, wiffle ball. Playground with swings, slide and two towers.
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Waterview from wrap around porch and house
Playground with two towers, curly slide and and swing set overlooking river
Front & side porch over- looking river.
One side of L-shaped living room
Large fully equipped eat in kitchen.
First floor bedroom with walk-in closet. Bathroom also on first floor.
Bedroom with full bed and water views.
Kids and kayaks on river (gentle tidal river) just off dock at house.
Front covered porch and deck overlooking river.
View from dock to kayaks and house
Flower garden outside kitchen windows.
Front of living room
Upstairs Family room with comfy love seats and 24' TV
Bedroom with 2 twin beds.
Large bedroom with queen bed and bunk beds. Small table with 2 chairs.
Kids and dog pulling up to private beach and dock at house.
This listing was first published here in 2010.
Date last modified - Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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