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Stunning 3 Bdrm, 2.5 Bath, 1 Block To Water, Minutes To Downtown

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 2,500 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 28 - 29 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedroom, 2.5 Bath Close To Water And Downtown

Welcome to this charming cottage located in the desirable and historic point section of Newport. The neighborhood is close to downtown and all its activities and is directly on the water overlooking beautiful naragansett bay.

This home is 1 block from the water which includes a swimming/fishing pier and a lovely park on the bay perfect for picnics and watching the gorgeous sunsets. There is also another park 2 blocks away with a playground, public tennis courts and plenty of green space for children to run around in. Although located close to town this is not in the congested bar and traffic area so it is much quieter. It is just a 10 minute walk to the downtown area.

This home is comfortably and beautifully furnished providing plenty of space for you to relax in. The home has lots of windows offering plenty of light and breeze. There are air conditioning units in the 2 upstairs bedrooms and the 1st floor office and ceiling fans throughout. In addition there is a lovely formal garden offering plenty of shade and a front porch perfect for lounging.

In addition to 3 separate living areas the house has an open roomy feel. The master bedroom, bathroom and 1 additional bedroom are on the top floor. On the 1st floor is the dining room which is just off the fully equipped gourmet kitchen and has seating for 8. Just next to the dining room is the front lounge which has a wrap around sofa and a 60' flat screen 3d tv with a Bose surround sound system. Also on this level is a private office complete with desk and plenty of room to work if necessary.

A few steps down to the ground floor comprises of the 'great room' with high ceilings, lots of windows and 2 doors leading out to the garden complete with sitting areas and a gas barbeque grill. There is also a powder room for your convenience.

On the lower floor there is another bedroom, private sitting area, full bathroom with shower stall and a laundry room. In the sitting area there is a trundle bed which can be set up for use as a king or two twins if arranged in advance and is ideal for children.

More Details

Property Manager
Portia
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 25, 2017

Amenities

The Point House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet
  • There is also an outdoor shower located in the driveway, perfect for rinsing off after the beach!
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
  • Master Bedroom has a king size bed with a top of the line pillow top mattress and plenty of closet/drawer space. The other 2 bedrooms each have a queen size bed. There is a trundle bed in the lower floor which turns into a king or 2 twin beds.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

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(5 traveler reviews)

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Stunning 3 Bdrm, 2.5 Bath, 1 Block To Water, Minutes To Downtown
average rating of 5.0 based on 5 reviews
Waltham, MA
5

Beautiful Home

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time in a fantastic location. A quiet neighborhood close to everything. The house was so unique and had plenty of room for everyone. Check in and out were a cinch. It's a wonderful place for anyone looking to spend some time in Newport.

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Outstanding. Spotless. Charming.

  • 5 of 5

Just a wonderful spot in a great neighborhood just off of downtown Newport. Charming house and garden. Very responsive owner and real estate helper. The house was spotless when we checked in and wants for nothing. Would rent again and would recommend to anyone.

  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Gorgeous, Tastefully-Decorated Home in the Heart of the Point

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I spent nearly 3 months in this house with our three little children. We loved every day of our time there. The house is gorgeous, beautifully maintained, well equipped, and in a great location. The owner is incredibly helpful and kind, responding to any contingencies immediately and eager to assist. The neighborhood is lovely and very walkable, as well as being close to the naval base and to downtown. We really cannot say enough good things about it! This home made our time in Newport very special. We would go back in a heartbeat and maybe never leave. :)

  • Submitted: May 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Mountain Lakes, NJ
5

August 2015 Monthlong Stay

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I (age 60+) had a wonderful vacation here. Home and location are spectacular. Being able to get to the shopping center, food store etc. a mile away out 3rd street made it very enjoyable. Photos don't do it justice, home is beautifully appointed throughout. Plenty of room for guests and many visitors including our 5 grandchildren. Owner Portia and Realtor Stephanie were a delight to work with. We loved the fact that there were two large living room spaces, very modern kitchen and appliances. We walked into town (.7 mile) easily right along Washington Avenue and the waterfront. Living spaces were large and white glove clean. As such we treated the home as if it were our own -- you will too. We hope to be there for many years to come.

  • Submitted: Sep 9, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

What a home!

  • 5 of 5

My family of five stayed at this home for a week in August, 2013. As you can see, the owner supplies lots of excellent photos and descriptions. I went in with the attitude that if it's half as good as it appears, then we'll have a great time. Well, honestly it's twice as good as it appears! The owners attention to detail and decorating are impressive. The house has all of the modern conveniences of today's contemporary homes yet still captures the charm of being located in an historic Newport neighborhood. The five of us had more than enough room to stretch out and my family loved being such a short walk from swimming in Narragansett Bay. The home is also within walking distance to Newport Harbor. We would absolutely stay here again and I fully recommend this "home away from home" to anyone vacationing in the Newport area.

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Newport, rhode island, know as the 'city-by-the-sea' offers beautiful beaches, coastal drives, famous mansions, wineries, interesting museums, beautiful beaches and miles of coastline to explore.

Newport is home to the oldest lending library, synagogue, continuously operating tavern and the largest collection of restored colonial era structures in the US.

In addition newport hosts many events throughout the seasons including the famous Newport Jazz Festival, the Newport Folk Festival, the Newport Music Festival featuring classical chamber music, world famous tournaments at the Tennis Hall of Fame, golf tournaments, polo tournaments, and a plethora of yachting events. Explored by land or by sea, newport offers something for everyone of all ages.

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Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $250

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