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Prime Weekapaug Location | Steps to Private Beach | Sweeping Ocean Views.

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Main level living room


Last updated: 11/17/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3-14 nights
  • Sleeps:8
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:3
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

4 Bedroom, 3 Bathroom, Sleeps 8

Situated on the southwestern Rhode Island coast, Weekapaug has for over a century been a discreetly hidden gem for beach vacation lovers who value the feeling of being minutes away and worlds apart. The Catbird Seat was duly named by our father because of its ideal location and remarkable views. It is one of few homes with upper level living to maximize the panorama both indoor and out, as well as rare proximity to beach, tennis, surfing, sailing and your morning newspaper, all via a short walk. Find your toes in the sand in a less than a five-minute walk down the beach path.

Within a few miles, neighboring towns of Watch Hill, Misquammicut, Shelter Harbor, and Westerly offer a variety of local and landmark restaurants as well as services including watersport rentals, golf, library, theater, movies, shopping, and so much more, yet still return home at the end of the day to your raised deck and toast the sunset over the ocean while listening to the waves crash on Fenway beach.

The Catbird Seat offers spectacular year round ocean views from almost every room, but especially the upstairs living room, dining room and kitchen which all access a large deck wrapping around the ocean end of the house. A double-facing fireplace creates the focal point for the open floor plan. Abundant indoor and outdoor seating maximize the panorama. Sliding doors and fans hung from cathedral ceilings keep the ocean breezes and surf sounds filling the house.

Upstairs accommodations include a king bedroom suite with private bath as well as a queen bedroom and one other bedroom with two twin beds that share a second bath. A fourth bedroom with queen bed and private bath is located downstairs for a total of 4 bedrooms and 3 full baths allowing 8 guests. Leave the sand outside with a convenient fourth outdoor hot shower. Utility room has washer/dryer. Updated kitchen appliances and outdoor grill make enjoying meals on the deck a pleasure. Plenty of parking for multiple cars and/or boat trailer. A wooden painted beach box (another Weekapaug traditon) is at the entrance of the beach and holds chairs, boogie boards, and sand toys available for the enjoyment of guests of The Catbird Seat.

Pets allowed with conditions and approval. Sorry, no smoking.


Member since: 2014

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 11/17/2016

Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower


  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower


  • 4th hot/cold shower outside lower level


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television:

    3 televisions with cable...moreless

  • Video Library


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic


  • Bay/Sound
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Pond
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Ocean View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining:

    Table extends to accomodate 10 chairs. Outside picnic table on deck....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people


  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided:

    Beach towels not included...moreless

  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker:

    Keurig and conventional coffee makers...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Basic spices and condiments available. Paper plates/cups/napkins, paper towels, toilet paper, plastic wrap/foil, garbage bags, cleaning supplies provided. Please replace as needed....moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear:

    Boogie boards...moreless



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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
June 2017
May 30 - Jun 17, 2017
4 night min stay
Summer 2017
Jun 18 - Sep 30, 2017
14 night min stay

$6,000 $22,500
October 2017
Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2017
4 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Pet Fee $100
  • Cleaning fee $175 + tax
  • Tax Rate 8%


Off season holiday rates including Thanksgiving, Christmas/New Years, Presidents' weekend, Easter, and Memorial Day weekend are $500/night or $3,000/week with a 3 night minimum.

Refundable damage deposit for all rentals of 4 weeks and longer and those with pets increases to $1,000.

Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking

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Last updated: 11/17/2016
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37 Miles
Nearest Airport
500 Metres
Nearest Beach
Fenway Beach

Short drive to Newport, RI, Foxwoods Casino, Mohegan Sun Casino, Providence Place Mall, Roger Williams Zoo.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1959

About the owner: We are three sisters currently living in Baltimore, MD, New York, NY, and Essex, CT but we all grew up in NY spending our summers and weekends here in Weekapaug. Our parents bought the home adjacent to this house and the land on which the Catbird Seat now sits in 1960. In 1975, they began construction of the current house in order to have a winterized way to enjoy more time here. As we all grew up on the sands of Fenway Beach, spending hours on the tennis courts, fishing on Long Island Sound, and sailing the ponds, so does our next generation. It is a pleasure to share our love of Weekapaug and creation of lifelong memories with you.

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Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 11/17/2016

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  • Main level living room

    Main level living room

  • Kitchen


  • Master bedroom - king bed

    Master bedroom - king bed

  • Main level bedroom - Queen bed

    Main level bedroom - Queen bed

  • Main level bathroom

    Main level bathroom

  • Dining room

    Dining room

  • View to ocean from deck

    View to ocean from deck

  • Master bath

    Master bath

  • Main level bedroom - 2 twin beds

    Main level bedroom - 2 twin beds

  • Lower level bedroom suite - Queen bed

    Lower level bedroom suite - Queen bed

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