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Vacation, Short-term Rental, Downtown Barrington, Prince's Hill

Barrington, RI, USA
  • House1100 sqft
  • Bedrooms2
  • Sleeps4
  • Bathrooms1
  • Half Baths0
  • Mininum Stay6 nights

NON SMOKING (*) - 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bath, Ideal for 2, (4 persons maximum

Best reviews in Town!

PLEASE IGNORE WEBSITE GENERATED RATES. THEY ARE HIGHER THAN OUR ACTUAL. ASK US FOR A SPECIFIC QUOTE BASED ON YOUR STAY DETAILS.

Why put your in-laws in a hotel, on the couch, or in your child's bedroom? This 1,000SF house is in a great, convenient location: walk to retail, banking, groceries, dining, senior center, library, town hall, bike path, and more.

Ranch house in 'downtown' Barrington (Barrington Town Hall pictured above). Very clean, cozy, NON SMOKING, hotel style furnishings in a two-bedroom, single level home.

Parking,on-site laundry, sun-porch, and on public transportation (Providence - Newport Bus Route)

Ideal for 2 ( 4 overnight guests maximum)

in beds only - no floor guests, couch sleepers, air mattresses, etc.

* FOR MATURE ADULTS ONLY. This is not a party house. In a quiet bedroom community, the owner who live nearby, will terminate your stay without refund immediately if any house rules are violated. Owner also reserves the right to ensure compliance with rental policies including but not limited non-smoking policy and number of guests - immediate rental termination without refund may result from violations of these polices.

New to short-term house rentals?

No problem. Ask any questions; we're glad to help.

Pets: Sorry, we don't doubt your pets are clean and well behaved but we can not have them at the property

Property Manager

Jay

Member Since 2012
Response rate:
100%
Response time:
within a few hours
Speaks:
english
Calendar last updated:
Apr 16, 2018
About Jay

Conveniently located in an area of Barrington known as Prince's Hill, named for Thomas Prince. In 1652 The Plymouth (Massachusetts) land court granted Mr. Prince this land formerly occupied by the native Wampanoags. Now Prince's Hill is the center of commerce and business in Barrington. This cozy house was built on the last remaining vacant land that at the turn of the 20th century was once our family farm. The original farm house built in 1899 still stands just behind this house. The single quince fruit tree in the back yard is the last from dozens of apple and fruit trees that once made up the local family orchard.

Jay purchased this House in 1990

Why Jay chose Barrington

This house is ideally located close to commerce, public office, public library and center of activity in Barrington... a short drive to local beaches and state attractions. About an hour’s drive to nearby Cape Cod and Boston.

Amenities

    • Internet
    • Air Conditioning
    • Heater
    • Satellite or Cable
    • Washer & Dryer
    • Parking
    • TV
    • No Smoking

      Bedrooms

      • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
      • Bedroom 1
        1 double
      • Bedroom 2
        1 queen
      • Two bedrooms, one bed each bedroom
        queen and full, as noted. Absolutely no guests on air mattresses, floors or couches.

      Bathrooms

      • 1 Bathroom
      • Bathroom 1
        toilet, tub, shower

        Location Type

          • Town
            Conveniently located in historic Barrington 'Prince's Hill' area

            Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Family
              • Historic
              • Sports & Activities
              • Tourist Attractions

                Meals

                  • Guests provide their own meals

                    General

                      • Iron & Board
                      • Air Conditioning
                        New for Summer 2016: Central Air
                      • Basic Soaps
                      • Clothes Dryer
                      • Free Local Calls
                      • Hair Dryer
                      • Heating
                      • Internet
                        Complimentary WiFi
                      • Alarm Clock
                      • Linens Provided
                      • Living Room
                      • Paper Towels
                      • Parking
                      • Parking Off Street
                      • Telephone
                        Local and emergency calls only
                      • Towels Provided
                      • Washing Machine

                        Kitchen

                          • Microwave
                          • Coffee Maker
                          • Dishes & Utensils
                          • Dishwasher
                          • Freezer
                          • Garbage Disposal
                          • Kitchen
                          • Cooking Utensils
                          • Oven
                          • Pantry Items
                          • Refrigerator
                          • Stove
                          • Stove
                          • Toaster

                            Dining

                              • Dining Area
                              • comfy seating for 4 people

                                Entertainment

                                  • DVD Player
                                    with Streaming / Internet access
                                  • Radio
                                  • Satellite / Cable
                                    Cable TV* in living room with streaming internet access. (*included during summers, a $60 option October - March) Bedrooms have over-air TV with DVR or SmartTV streaming access
                                  • Television
                                  • Video Library

                                    Outside

                                      • Lawn / Garden
                                        small private back yard
                                      • Outdoor Grill
                                        Small Charcoal Grill provided on request during summer months
                                      • Screen Porch / Veranda

                                        Suitability

                                          • not suitable for children
                                            House is not 'child-proof' and may not be suitable for younger children. For example: sharp corners on some furniture, cleaning supplies under counter and in reach of small hands.

                                            Attractions

                                              • marina
                                              • arboretum
                                              • bay/sound
                                              • botanical garden
                                              • churches
                                              • cinemas
                                              • festivals
                                              • library
                                              • live theater
                                              • autumn foliage
                                              • museums
                                              • playground
                                              • pond
                                              • recreation center
                                              • restaurants
                                              • synagogues
                                              • winery tours
                                              • zoo

                                                Leisure Activities

                                                  • antiquing
                                                  • beachcombing
                                                  • bird watching
                                                  • outlet shopping
                                                  • photography
                                                  • scenic drives
                                                  • sight seeing
                                                  • walking

                                                    Local Services & Businesses

                                                      • ATM/bank
                                                      • fitness center
                                                      • groceries
                                                      • laundromat
                                                      • medical services

                                                        Sports & Adventure Activities

                                                          • cycling
                                                          • fishing
                                                          • golf
                                                          • roller blading
                                                          • sound/bay fishing

                                                            27 Reviews

                                                            Exceptional5/5

                                                            Latest reviews

                                                            A home away from home--cozy, clean, and comfortable.

                                                            Peggy S.Dundee, OR

                                                            My brothers and I thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Jay's cozy but spacious ranch house. From the moment we walked through the front door, we felt right at home. We watched family movies, listened to oldies but goodies, and worked on puzzles. Jay graciously provided the DVD player, CD player, and sturdy card table. We also loved being within walking distance of the Newport Creamery and enjoying delicious ice cream and Awful Awfuls! The week went by way too fast! We hope to return in the fall!

                                                            Comfortable, clean, roomy - perfect

                                                            Charles M.Omaha, NE

                                                            Our stay in Barrington was excellent in every way. The house is located near several shops and restaurants and within a short walk from the main commercial part of town and a long biking/walking path. It is a very convenient location. The house itself is comfortable and very clean. It is a small house but feels very roomy. The kitchen is well equipped. Communications with the owner and manager were easy and quick.

                                                            The house is a 10-15 minute drive from Providence. We hope to return again.

                                                            The home was clean, quite, convenient,comfortable,.. absolutely perfect. I would recommend !!! .

                                                            Cecelia W.

                                                            My grand daughter and I loved our stay in Barrington,RI. This home made our visit even more perfect. Everything we needed was right at our fingertips. Perfect home a way from home !!!Thanks Jay for being the Perfect Host !!!

                                                            Excellent, spotless and confortable home..

                                                            Mitchel W.Boynton Beach

                                                            This is our second visit to this wonderful home.. So well equipped and comfortable. Fresh flowers to welcome us. The month flew by. Thank you, Jay, for helping our time in RI be a great vacation.. We hope to return next summer.. Ginger and Mitch

                                                            Perfect Town Center Home

                                                            Diane M.Aiken, SC

                                                            Our family of 4 truly enjoyed our week in Barrington at this roomy 2-bedroom home. The owner's communications beforehand were extremely thorough and helpful. Upon arrival we were met with a spotless, cozy house and fresh flowers in the living room. The kitchen is large and extremely well-appointed - we found everything we needed and more. The beds were comfortable and nicely prepared with linens, as was the bath. Favorite thing: walking to Vienna Bakery in the morning for coffee and treats! We would definitely stay here again when visiting our family in Rhode Island.

                                                            Loved the house!

                                                            Tom H.

                                                            This was a great house. So glad I chose this over a hotel room. The manager Jay went above and beyond for us! I would highly recommend staying here.

                                                            Location

                                                            Barrington, RI, USA

                                                            Convenient location for exploring southeastern New England: 30 minutes to Newport, 10 Minutes to Providence, 15 Minutes to TF Green Airport (PVD), an hour to Cape Cod and the Islands or to Boston, 30 Minutes to Vineyard ferry from New Bedford, 45 minutes to Block Island Ferry.

                                                            Rates & Availability

                                                            Additional information about rental rates

                                                            Damage Deposit
                                                            $300
                                                            Tax Rate
                                                            8%

                                                            PLEASE DISREGARD WEBSITE AUTOMATIC QUOTES AND ON-LINE BOOKING QUOTES - THEY AE NOT ACCURATE AND WE CAN'T DELETE THEM. OUR QUOTED RATES ARE USUALLY LESS THEN THEIR AUTO-QUOTES - ASK! RATE NOTES: We have a six night minimum stay during summer and holiday weeks. We may accommodate a shorter stays during off-season. Please ask about off-season and slow-season discounts. Also, note that the State of Rhode Island has instituted an 8% sales tax on short-term rentals AND as of January 2016 HomeAway.com will be adding a variable rate, 4% - 9% "service fee". (The longer you stay the lower their fee.) These fees will be clearly included in your quote from us. If you're checking other properties please be sure these are included in their quotes, too. Our rates are simple, One week for us = 6 nights (7 days), 7th or additional nights thereafter is $100 per night. Discount will usually be offered for more than one week stays, and for returning guests Our published rates are simple: $850-$900 per 6 night week Additional Nights $100 per night after 6th Make and inquiry to property manager for accurate quotes Refundable Damage Deposit may be waved at manager's discretion, or may be increased / decreased Cable TV is complimentary in the summer Months (April - October) An optional charge of $60 will be assessed if renters wish cable in the off season (November - March). Broadcast TV (Free) receives about 35 Providence and Boston stations Independent travelers insurance is recommended. Since vacation rentals are booked well in advance, if you need to cancel we will not be able to re-book your dates. Thus our strict cancellation policy. It is recommended that you consider travelers insurance of your choice if you feel there is a possibility of cancellation.

                                                            $129avg/night
                                                            27 Reviews
                                                            Exceptional 5/5
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