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Very Special Location On Harbour Island!

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,100 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Well kept house in quiet location with water view

Welcome to our house! It is located in a quiet, residential neighborhood on Harbour Island, where properties are rarely rented out. The house is across the street from the Pt Judith salt pond where there is an access point for kayaks (ask ahead of time if you would like to use them). There is a lovely view from the large deck, and everything inside the house to cook and make yourselves comfortable! Although the setting is very peaceful, it is 2 miles away from a shopping plaza with grocery store and a couple of good restaurants. 4 miles away from several Narragansett beaches. 14 miles away is Green Hill Beach, which is quieter than Narragansett and is our favorite! The rental includes a key to a private parking spot and clean Porta Potty at Green Hill Beach.


Owner
Christine Rayner
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
September 1, 2017

About Christine Rayner

I live in Providence, only 30 miles from Harbour Island, and I will be happy to answer any questions or do whatever I can to be sure you have an enjoyable stay!

Christine Rayner purchased this house in 2013

Why Christine Rayner chose Rhode Island

Harbour Island is a very quiet, peaceful location with beautiful views of the Pt Judith Salt Pond. We love to kayak in the pond and it is a safe place to bike and for children to play.

Amenities

Narragansett House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , downstairs
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , upstairs. Includes wall mounted hair dryer.
    Bathroom 3 - outdoor shower , new, beautiful outdoor shower under deck
  • laundry facilities in downstairs bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • downstairs family room also has a queen sized sofa bed
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Very Special Location On Harbour Island!
average rating of 4.875 based on 16 reviews
Granby, MA
5

Cozy beach hideaway

  • 5 of 5

Our stay was absolutely perfect! Harbour Island is a very special place - a world away from the crowds in Narragansett, yet just a few minutes to shops restaurants, and beaches. Christine's home is immaculate, cozy, and inviting. We found everything we needed in the well-equipped kitchen, and the outdoor shower was great when coming home from the beach. Christine is a wonderful host, providing a big binder of resources to help us take advantage of all the area has to offer. We thoroughly enjoyed our visit and hope to return as soon as possible!

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing little place!

  • 5 of 5

We are a small family of 3 and Christine's home was perfect in every way! The view is beautiful, water access was easy. It's in a great location and very close to whatever you might need or want to do! We hope to rent again next summer!

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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5

Comfortable and clean

  • 5 of 5

This house was very comfortable and the owners thought of everything! The beds were very comfortable along with the linens and blankets. A/C in both bedrooms was a life saver! Outdoor living area had a large table along with a great grill and plenty of chairs. Home was extremely clean. Thank you Christine!

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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4

Upstairs living space bright, welcoming and well equipped.

  • 4 of 5

Grilled on the expansive deck while watching boats come in and out, listening to the fountain trickle. Explored the coast, Green Hill Beach, local ice cream and walked the island roads. Christine was very responsive with any questions and gracious with supplies. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Jun 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
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Holland Patent NY
5

Wonderful views

  • 5 of 5

Wind through a wonderful neighborhood with water views and you will find a pristine house overlooking the harbor. The house is spotless and comfortable. Enjoy morning breakfast or afternoon cocktails on the expansive deck and watch the activities of small craft, kayaks, and larger fishing boats. The house is only a few minutes from the Ferry terminal for Block Island ferries (highly recommended!!) as well as to area restaurants etc. Drive a few minutes to Narragansett and view The Towers and eat at the Coast Guard House, situated right on the water. Definitely five stars!

  • Submitted: May 30, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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4

Perfect location.

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed out stay at Harbour Island because of the location. Very close to beaches, golf and the convenience of being able to lauch our kayaks closeby. Would stay at this house again and recommend to others.

  • Submitted: May 22, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Block Island Ferry
"Easy and convenient to get to the ferry for a day trip to Block Island"
Brickley's Ice Cream
"The Best Ice Cream Around! All homemade, fresh flavors. Our favorite branch is actually the..."
Narragansett Beach
"Narragansett Town Beach is big, has great surf and beautiful sunsets. Parking usually $10 pe..."
Scarborough Beach
"Also a great place to swim and surf. I don't go there alot, but I would guess there is $10 d..."
Crazy Burger Cafe & Juice Bar
"One of our go-to places! Fun and creative burgers and juices. Adults can sit out in the bac..."
Mews Tavern
"Good place for families. Also has great microbrewed beer - you can order a "flight" and tast..."
Point Judith Pond
"Great place to kayak, swim or boat. And you can see it from the deck of our house, and walk..."
Brickley's Ice Cream
"This our favorite location of Brickleys, the best ice cream in the world (in my opinion)"
Champlin's Seafood
"Good fresh seafood. I like Jim's Dock a little more, but Champlin's is good too."
Java Madness
"Great coffee, good sandwiches and bagels. Kind of a nonalcoholic "college hangout" place, t..."
Mariner Grille
"One of our favorite restaurants (full bar, something for everyone) and only 1.5 miles from t..."
Jim's Dock
"Unique and beautiful location on a dock, watch the boats come and go. BYOB. Very fresh seaf..."
Estia Restaurant & Bar
"Good food, full bar, friendly and fast service. We go here when Crazy Burger is too crowded..."
Matunuck Oyster Bar
"Famous place, glorious location on the water. Gets very crowded but takes reservations. Very..."
Bluebird Cafe
"Best breakfast place around. "
Stop and Shop Supermarket
"A large supermarket with most of what you need"
Belmont Market
"Wonderful organic market"
Luk Thai
"One of our favorite local restaurants. BYOB. Great place for take out too."
Green Hill Beach
"Our favorite beach. We have a private parking spot and use of a clean Porta Potty just acros..."
Roger Wheeler State Beach
"Beautiful beach, gradual drop and protected so few waves. Especially good for small children."
Umbrella Factory
"Fun and funky collection of stores, also snacks and live music at times. Kind of hippie/Grat..."
Nearest Airport
27 Miles
TF Green Airport, Providence, RI
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Mariner Grill, 140 Point Judith Road, Narragansett
Nearest Ferry
5 Miles
Block Island Ferry
Nearest Train
9 Miles
Kingston Rail Station
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Mariner Grill, 140 Point Judith Road, Narragansett
Nearest Beach
4 Miles
Narragansett Town Beach
Car: necessary

House is located on Harbour Island, a very special residential area with few rentals. It is on Point Judith Salt Pond, which is great for swimming, kayaking and boating. It feels very much 'away from everything,' but is conveniently located for restaurants and services. 4 miles from Narragansett beaches, and 14 miles from Green Hill Beach where we have a private free parking spot you can use.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Damage Deposit $300

I prefer personal check for payment. If you prefer to pay directly through the VRBO website using a credit card, let me know.
Cancellation terms:
100% refund if 30 days or more before date rental starts
50% refund if 15-29 days before
No refund 14 days or less before

3 night minimum, one month maximum in winter, 2 week maximum in summer

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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