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Historic 2 Bedroom (Sleeps 6) Tastefully Decorated, ACApartment

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2nd floor unit View from kitchen into dining area and living room

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Last updated: 02/19/2017
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  • Minimum stay:1-3 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Apartment
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

Can be combined with my 2nd floor and 3rd floor studio,#888374; 896316 sleeps 16

Block Island historic property in the 'Old Town', initially build around 1850, this property housed the General Store. Completely renovated in 1985 by owner, amenities include hard pine floors and new kitchen and bath. The bedrooms are a queen size bed, a full size bed and a futon sofa bed in living area to sleep 2 more people, plus a private entrance and bath. Amenities include, full kitchen, gas grill, air conditioning, wireless internet and outdoor shower. Lawn chairs set up under 2 maple trees for out door seating.


Keywords: This Historic Property(1850's) has been completely renovated and is located about 1 mile from town and beaches. The house has a total of 3 units consisting of 5 bedroom, 3 baths, queen couch, and 2 futon couches (Each unit sleeps 6 max.and studio sleeps an additional 4.) Amenities include hard pine wood floors, tile bath, Dish TV, outdoor shower, air conditioning, appliance kitchen. Can be rented Sunday to Thursday (2-5 nights) weekends-Friday-Sunday (2 night minimum) or weekly (7 nights max).

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Owner

Member since: 2011

Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 02/19/2017

Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 2
  • 900 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    you must be 21 to rent our house...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, outdoor shower

    2nd floor bath...moreless

  • So called Jack and Jill bathroom joining both bedrooms

Entertainment

  • Television

Theme

  • Historic

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    2nd floor has a dining table for 4, and a breakfast table that seats 3 Table with 4 chairs on outside deck...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Linens and blankets for each bed and sofa bed...moreless

  • Living Room:

    Living room with cable TV, double futon couch, and single futon chair for small child ...moreless

  • Parking:

    Ample off street parking on premis...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Towels are provided for each guest, no beach towels...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    coffee maker with filters...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    well stocked pots and pans...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    2nd floor has a full kitchen with well stocked utensils, dishes for 6, blender, toaster oven...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Paper towels, toilet paper and bar soap....moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove:

    2nd floor has stove/oven...moreless

Outside

  • Outdoor Grill

Building Type

  • Building
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring
May 12 - May 25, 2017
2 night min stay
$210 $275
Fri, Sat
$1,350
Memorial Day Weekend
May 26 - May 28, 2017
3 night min stay

$1,197
flat fee
Late Spring
May 29 - Jun 15, 2017
2 night min stay
$275 $425
Fri, Sat
$1,850
Summer
Jun 16 - Aug 31, 2017
2 night min stay
$345 $465
Fri, Sat
$1,990
4th of July
Jul 2 - Jul 4, 2017
3 night min stay

$1,355
flat fee
Labor Day Weekend
Sep 1 - Sep 4, 2017
3 night min stay
$425
Late Fall
Sep 5 - Sep 17, 2017
2 night min stay
$275 $345
Fri, Sat
$1,400

Changeover Day: Sunday

Fall
Sep 18 - Oct 9, 2017
2 night min stay
$245 $325
Fri, Sat
$1,500

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Deposit $200 + tax
  • Tax Rate 8%

Notes:

Cleaning fee of $120/unit for weekly rentals..credit card on file for damages.


Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.


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Location

0.15 Miles
Nearest Airport
Block Island Stae Airport
0.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Club Soda
1 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Interstae Navigation Co (Blockislandferry.com)
10 Miles
Nearest Train
Amtrac, Kingston, RI
5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Route 95
0.05 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Oar Restaurant, Block Island Marina
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Fred Benson Town Beach

Car: Not Necessary

Formally a General Store in the mid 1800's, the property is located in 'The Center', formally the 'Old Town' off Center Rd. Conviently located, 1 mile from Town and Cresent Beach, 1/2 mile from Great Salt Pond and Marinas and the Oar Restaurant.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1980

About the owner: I am a long time owner of my Block Island house and have recently moved back to the island from Stonington, Ct. I rent seasonally by the night, week and weekend and 6 months in the winter while residing in my studio apartment. Retired from the corporate world, my interests are woodworking, travel, and the pursuit of a healthy, nutritious lifestyle.

Why the Owner Chose New Shoreham, New Shoreham, RI, USA:
Flexibility is the reason to rent this property. This unit can be rented in conjunction with VRBO listing #896316 to add an extra bedroom and bath and 4 more people and or listing #877228 to add 2 more bedrooms, another bath and full kitchen (sleeps 6 more). Can also be rented nightly; midweek, Sunday -Thursday (3 night minimum), weekends (2 minimum, 3 nights on HOLIDAY weekends), or weekly. Linens and towels are included. Please contact owner for availability and rates.

The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
Center Rd Apartment offer tastefully decorated, clean, air conditioned units for a comfortable stay. Easily accessible on Center Rd, near to everything, but away from the hustle and bustle of town.


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Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 02/19/2017

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Photos

  •  2nd floor unit
View from kitchen into dining area and living room

    2nd floor unit View from kitchen into dining area and living room

  • 2nd floor unit
Kitchen

    2nd floor unit Kitchen

  • 2nd floor unit
Double futon couch in living area

    2nd floor unit Double futon couch in living area

  • 2nd floor unit
Living with dining

    2nd floor unit Living with dining

  • 2nd floor unit
Jack and Jill bathroom

    2nd floor unit Jack and Jill bathroom

  • 2nd floor unit
bath

    2nd floor unit bath

  • Deck with table and chairs 2nd floor

    Deck with table and chairs 2nd floor

  • 3 rd floor studio
view of kitchette and queen bed

    3 rd floor studio view of kitchette and queen bed

  • 3rd floor studio
 reading room

    3rd floor studio reading room

  • 1st floor
Dinning living area

    1st floor Dinning living area

  • 1st floor
View to kitchen

    1st floor View to kitchen

  • 1st floor
View from kitchen to living
showing bar

    1st floor View from kitchen to living showing bar

  • 2nd floor unit
View from living area showing breakfast nook and kitchen

    2nd floor unit View from living area showing breakfast nook and kitchen

  • 2nd floor unit
stove area

    2nd floor unit stove area

  • 2nd floor unit
Living area with air conditioner, TV console child futon chair

    2nd floor unit Living area with air conditioner, TV console child futon chair

  • 2nd floor unit
Queen bedroom

    2nd floor unit Queen bedroom

  • 2nd floor unit
Full bedroom

    2nd floor unit Full bedroom

  • 2nd floor deck/outdoor shower below

    2nd floor deck/outdoor shower below

  • 557 Center Rd
3 apartments total

    557 Center Rd 3 apartments total

  • 3rd floor studio

    3rd floor studio

  • 3rd floor studio
kitchenette

    3rd floor studio kitchenette

  • 1st floor
Entrance

    1st floor Entrance

  • 1st floor 
Kitchen

    1st floor Kitchen

  • 1st floor
Queen bedroom

    1st floor Queen bedroom

VRBO #335799

This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Sunday, February 19, 2017

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