About the property
- House2669 sqft
- Half Baths1
- Minimum Stay30 nights
Large 4-5 Bedrooms, Centrally Located
Large, updated in-town home. Two decks (one with water view) and a small private fenced-in yard. Large open kitchen / dining / living area with fully-equipped kitchen.
First and second bedrooms each have one king bed. Third bedroom has two sets of twin beds. Fourth bedroom has one queen bed. Observation room/den offers terrific water view. Two and a half bathrooms total. Each bedroom has a wall unit AC. Wi-fi and 50' and 55' HDTV's. Some rooms are not as pictured as furniture has been upgraded.
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- Response time:
- within a few hours
- Calendar last updated:
- Apr 26, 2018
Why Cheri Meckley chose Yachting Village
Views, location, space and modern amenities!
What makes this House unique
Short walk to park, restaurants, shopping and mansions. 1.5 miles (nice bike ride) to First Beach. We will consider pets.
Local Services & Businesses
Sports & Adventure Activities
Perfect Vacation Home
We enjoyed our extended stay at this beautiful vacation home. It had every amenity you could want...beautiful kitchen, great showers, nice linens, state of the art TVs, game consoles, Sonos, bikes, BBQ, etc....we made good use of them all. It was nice having a washer and dryer in the basement for our use, too. There was plenty of room for everyone, and lots of privacy too! We were able to walk or bike almost everywhere, and there was parking available so we could use the car when we needed too, and not have to worry about finding a spot when we returned. We loved sitting on the upper deck in the evening watching the sunset...one of the best views in town! The owner was sooooo easy to work with, and always available to answer my questions. I would highly recommend it to families or crews in town for a regatta...
Thank you for taking the time to review us. In full disclosure you are a close family friend, but we are delighted that you enjoyed your time in Newport with us! I hope that you make it a yearly visit!!
Wonderful Gals weekend
We stayed here this past weekend and it was wonderful. We enjoyed the house and how close it was to everything. We walked downtown, went to the wineries, and hung out in this huge home. It was perfect for what we needed it for and look forward to possibly renting it again. The beds very comfortable and there is enough extra blankets and towels that you shouldn't need to bring much.
Thank you for a wonderful review. I'm happy you gals enjoyed yourself. We hope to have you back in the warm months so you can enjoy the decks, yard and grill!
Great house & great location
My friends & I had a great weekend in Newport staying at this beautiful house, we didn't wan't to leave! The bedrooms, bathrooms, kitchen/living/dining room are all so nice and the roof deck is just awesome! The location of the house is great, it is nicely situated between Bellevue and Thames and a short walk to shopping & restaurants. The house is well equipped it has a lot of nice and fun amenities, like wii, apple tv & a jam box. We would love to stay here again in the future.
Thank you for your review. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed yourself and found the house accommodating. We are glad that you found the amenities helpful and that they enhanced your stay. We hope that you decide to visit Kiwi's playhouse again!
Great Location, Amenities, and Plenty of Space!
My girlfriends and I stayed at this property over Columbus Day Weekend 2013. The house was beautiful - top of the line renovations, high tech appliances, open layout, and plenty of space for our large group! The home included everything we needed to enjoy our stay, we can't stop talking about how we want to go back! The deck on the top floor had amazing views of the Newport bridge, although we spent a lot of time viewing the very cool 3D television. We attended Oktoberfest at the Yachting Center, everything in town was just a short walk away.
Thanks for a great stay, looking forward to coming back!
Thank you so much for your wonderful review. We are delighted that you had a great time and we hope to see you again in the future for a another girl's weekend. The house will have even more amenities for you to enjoy such as an additional TV and wine/beverage cooler in the observation area, and a grill and outdoor furniture. We look forward to you visiting our home in the future- you guys were excellent renters!
Amazing house, fantastic location, great value
My wife and I had an amazing stay at this home. We loved the proximity to both the Newport mansions and the restaurants and shopping of Thames Street. The house provides bikes so we were able to ride to the beaches! And there is a big public park just down the street (5-min walk) which was a great place for our dog and young nephews to run around in! House was plenty big for us and great for hosting family and friends. One consideration is stairs: the house is spacious but has four levels. Most of living area is on levels 1-3, with an incredible "observation deck" room on the 4th floor. We did not find the stairs to be an issue, and the views from the observation deck room made it worth it. The room provides water and bridge views-we found ourselves enjoying a glass of wine up there most nights (faces sunset). The leaves were on the trees during our visit but we were told you can see the mansions (The Elms) in the winter. Yard is fenced in which helped with our dog - house is pet friendly. We look forward to coming back!
Rates & Availability
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