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Perfect Place! Great Location! Westport, CT #1 2014 Fan Favorite Town!

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

This apartment is an awesome place for two guests. Cozy, comfortable and clean with a beach cottage feel. The perfect place to rest when not out enjoying the town. It's central location, in this charming town, lends itself to all the area has to offer. Within 5 miles or less you will find lovely beaches, a golf course and hiking. You will discover many choices for fine and casual dining, excellent shopping and boutiques, and the theater at Westport Country Playhouse. In the summer there is sailing, kayaking & canoeing, a public pool with Long Island Sound views. Leaf peeping in the fall & ice skating and sledding in the winter. A 5 minute ride to the train station will take you on an hour commute into Grand Central station in Manhattan, New York City. It's a 3-hour drive to Boston, Massachusetts. It's a perfect place for all seasons!


Owner
Carrie
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
August 12, 2018

Amenities

Westport Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 12:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • The bedroom has a Queen size bed. An aero-bed or porta-crib are available upon request.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • racquetball
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(17 traveler reviews)

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Perfect Place! Great Location! Westport, CT #1 2014 Fan Favorite Town!
average rating of 5.0 based on 17 reviews
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5

Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

My husband, teenage son and I recently stayed at this little gem for several days and it could not have been a better experience. We were back for a high school reunion and I didn't want to feel like an out-of-towner staying at an impersonal motel. This was the perfect alternative. The owners were so gracious and welcoming. We ended up arriving in the middle of the night and departing similarly thanks to plane snafus, and the apartment is private enough that we thankfully didn't completely disturb our landlords. The apartment is even better in person than the pictures. Plenty of room, well-stocked kitchen, and having a washer and dryer was amazing! Would stay there again in a heartbeat! And hope that we get the chance to! Thank you Carrie & Ken!

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Peaceful and private retreat

  • 5 of 5

The hosts are extremely hospitable. They go above and beyond to make your stay enjoyable. It is very relaxing to sit in their meticulous yard. It is a very convenient and quiet location. The apartment is spotless! We were welcomed with a lovely basket of snacks and beautiful flowers.The bed is very comfortable. It was great to have a washer and dryer for our extended stay. We have family in the area and plan on staying there again! it is a little piece of paradise!

the hosts

  • Submitted: Jun 30, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Bill & Peggy, We so appreciate your kind words. Its so nice to host such wonderful people as you. Ken was bummed he wasn't able to say good bye. I'm adding cushions to your favorite chairs outside for more comfort when you return! Perhaps an umbrella too! Hope to see you soon! Best, Carrie & Ken
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5

Perfect

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful hosts, great location, super comfortable, private, and convenient to everything. We would definitely stay again

  • Submitted: May 21, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Steven, It was great meeting you and your family. You all were so wonderful. It was fun chatting with you and reminiscing about Westport's old stomping grounds and people. I wish we had more time to chat. It was nice to hear about some of the new restaurants in town that you visited too. Thanks for the umbrella. Come back again soon. Carrie
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5

Tranquility to oneself

  • 5 of 5

Peaceful quiet and relaxing yet close to renters abode and close to transportation and Uber very convenient

  • Submitted: Oct 27, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Brendan, It was very nice to meet you. I'm happy to hear you enjoyed your stay. Thanks for being so good to Indo. He is still enjoying the gift. I hope your inquiries while you were with us were successful. Happy Holidays, Carrie
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5

Great place to stay! Wonderful hosts!

  • 5 of 5

Our long-term stay (almost a month) at this rental was a very positive experience. This complete apartment on second floor of barn-style garage was very clean, nicely furnished and decorated, and in an upscale, quiet neighborhood. For our long-term stay, being able to cook complete meals in a kitchen stocked with all necessary appliances, dishware and cookware, and doing laundry with the washer & dryer in the bathroom was very convenient. We also appreciated the large screen tv with satellite and internet access as well. The hosts were very friendly, attentive to any needs promptly, and provided plenty of assistance when questioned about the location of places to go and things to do. The welcome sign and basket of goodies upon arrival were a nice touch. Easy access to freeway and commuter train to NYC was great. We also enjoyed the very short drive to the state park beach and the outdoor music concerts along the river in town. Also special was seeing the deer in the yard at night. Rocking in the Adirondack chairs on the large lawn area was very relaxing. I would highly recommend this rental if you are in the area.

  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Joanne, It was wonderful meeting you and your family. I so appreciate your beautiful review. We are so happy to hear all the wonderful things mentioned about our place. It sounds like you all really took advantage of all the wonderful experiences that are presented in this area. Additionally, your family left the place in impeccable order upon their departure and we greatly appreciate that! Please do come back and visit again. Take good care.
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5

Great little hideaway!

  • 5 of 5

We are frequent visitors in Westport, and we're very excited to discover this comfortable and quiet little apartment above the garage! The place is decorated in a pleasing beach theme and had most everything we needed to function as our home away for several days. The bed was comfortable, though I was glad we had brought our own softer pillows. It was great to have a washer and dryer in the unit! The hosts were wonderful! We were greeted with a lovely welcome basket, and they were quick to respond to any needs we had! We'll certainly stay again!

  • Submitted: May 1, 2016
  • Stayed: April 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Kate, It was so nice to meet you and your husband. I can't begin to tell you how happy we are that you discovered us and that you were so pleased with your accommodations. So sorry about your pillow situation but I, too, am happy you resolved it. That's one of those things that is such a hard call since everyone likes a different style. I'll be sure to look into some softer pillows for your next visit. We hope you come back to soon!
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Map

Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Westchester: 24 miles, JFK, Laguardia
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Sakura
Nearest Ferry
15 Miles
Bridgeport Ferry to Long Island, NY
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Longshore
Nearest Train
4 Miles
Saugatuck & Greens Farms
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
I95, Merritt Parkway
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Many good ones in town : five miles or less
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Compo Beach, Sherwood Island
Car: recommended

Maritime Center/IMAX Theater, Stepping Stones Children Museum, Beardsley Zoo, Longshore Club:golf/tennis/swimming/Marina, Farmer's, Market, Levitt Pavillion (free nightly summer shows), Harbor Yard Baseball and concerts, Ferry to Port Jefferson, Long Island, one hour drive to Mohegan Sun Casino, one hour, train commute to Manhattan, NY

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $85
Property Damage Insurance $79

Additional charge of $50 per adult person per night for overnight guests of guests. Reservations of more than 30 days will have different cancellation/payment/cleaning terms than that which posted above. Cancellation Policy: 100% if cancelled 30 days prior to the Check-in date, 50% if cancelled 14 days prior to check-in date. Any refunds due to cancellation will asses a $40 administration fee.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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