Westport Direct Waterfront--Renovated House & Wide Open Views of L. I. Sound

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Last updated: 08/07/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1-180 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Renovated in 2013, this direct waterfront house in the residential Saugatuck Shores section of Westport, Connecticut, offers panoramic views of Long Island Sound, a master bedroom suite overlooking the water, a private patio surrounded by beautiful flowers, a new country front porch and a new 2nd floor deck facing the water. It's fully furnished, tastefully decorated, has 3 bedrooms, 2 full baths, new oak floors, new stainless kitchen appliances, new washer, dryer, new upgraded electrical system, cable TVs, DVD and high-speed wireless Internet access. It's 65 minutes to New York City by car or train and a few minutes to I-95, the train station, fine restaurants, shopping and many recreational, cultural and entertainment amenities, including art exhibits, seasonal concerts and the famous Westport Playhouse.

You can swim, sail or fish right in front of the house. There are a few very small private beaches within walking distance. Two, large public beaches, with full facilities, are 10 and 15 minutes away. The house is located in Saugatuck Shores, which is almost entirely surrounded by water and is ideal for sailing, walking and biking. You can rent a boat or kayak at Longshore Marina and beach it in front of the house. Or, relax on the front porch or upper deck and watch a procession of colorful boats pass by the house. Kids love to walk along the beach and collect shells, stones and sea creatures.

Shopping choices, which are too numerous to list, are minutes away: Whole Foods, Costco, Trader Joe's, CVS, etc.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1530 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:


  • Children Welcome
  • Limited Accessibility
  • Non Smoking Only

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single


  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen


  • Sunroom

    Water views on three sides and deck overlooking the water...moreless

  • Queen size Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (2), Baby Cribs (1)

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Westport offers just about everything you could want in a vacation destination...moreless


  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library


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


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Beach View
  • Beachfront:

    Direct waterfront with panoramic view of Long Island Sound...moreless

  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    Window units....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    View of water ...moreless

  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    All kitchen appliances were installed new two years ago....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster




Write a review 4.9
from 12 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Winter/School year
Sep 1 - Jun 17, 2017
180 night min stay

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Taxes Not included


9 month rental (Sept. to June) rate is $3,500 a month.

One year rental rate is $4,950 a month.

Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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Last updated: 08/07/2016
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45 Miles
Nearest Airport
NYC airports
1.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Miles
Nearest Golf
1.5 Miles
Nearest Train
1.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
1.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Westport, CT, USA
Nearest Beach

Car: Necessary

Saugatuck Shores is ideal for sailing, walking and biking. You can swim, sail or fish right in front of the house. Rent a boat or kayak and 'beach' it near the house. Sit on the front porch or upstairs deck and watch a procession of colorful boats of all sizes pass by the house. Children love to walk along the beach and collect shells, stones and sea creatures.

Westport offers many cultural, entertainment and recreational attractions, including fine restaurants, trendy stores, art shows, seasonal concerts, antiques, beautiful scenery, historic landmarks and the famous Westport Playhouse. The public-access Longshore Country Club has golf, tennis, sail boating, kayaking, sailing school and a popular restaurant. Nearby Compo Beach is family-oriented and offers a long sandy beach, modern pavilion, dressing rooms, showers, new playground, food service, picnic area, basketball and volleyball.

The Westport Playhouse is known for its live broadway performances and celebrities.

The house is 65 minutes by train or car to mid-town Manhattan. It's about a mile to the Westport train station, which has ample parking.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2007

About the owner: The owners, Michael and Joan, are a semi-retired couple, that have lived in nearby New Canaan, CT for the past 36 years. They take a personal interest in seeing that their guests are comfortable and enjoy their stay.

Why the Owner Chose Westport, CT, USA:
Spectacular views of the water. Clean, fresh house with bright rooms. Westport is a great vacation destination with a lot to offer, including shopping, fine restaurants, art exhibits, summer concerts and many entertainment, cultural and historical attractions. Nice neighbors. private, peaceful setting. Ideal for a getaway, or a young couple with children looking for a variety of family activities, or seniors looking for a relaxing vacation.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
The house is located directly on Long Island Sound in the heart of the Gold Coast Region of Southwestern Connecticut, minutes from the many conveniences and attractions of downtown Westport and only an hour by car or train from mid-town New York City. The upper deck and front porch offer 180 degree unobstructed views of the water.

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VRBO #417322

This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Friday, October 21, 2016

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