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5BR Charming Beach House with Private Beaches in Neptune Park

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 2,300 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

This charming beach house is located in beautiful, historic Neptune Park just 1 block from 4 breathtaking private beaches and Ocean Beach Park. It is a spacious yet cozy with 5 bedrooms and 2.5 baths. This special house is loaded with exquisite original woodwork and molding throughout complete with hardwood floors. The wrap around porch is one of its many wonderful features. Feel the ocean breeze all day long while you sit and read a book or just enjoy the smell of the clean ocean air! The eat in kitchen is bright and spacious with a glazed tile floor. It has all the appliances you need and more. The living room and dining rooms are both very spacious and comfortable with big windows and beautiful detailed wood work. The basement has 2 showers, changing rooms and a separate bathroom perfect for after a day at the beach! Upstairs has five bedrooms and 1 full bath with a huge claw foot tub and shower. The bedrooms all have TV's (cable), air conditioners and/or ceiling fans. Three of the bedrooms have slightly sloped floors adding to the charm of this beautiful old house. I The bedrooms are all very spacious. Two have king beds, one has a queen and the other two bedrooms have 2 twin beds. (sleeps 10) The hallway is very large and even has a sitting area. Outside there is a very nice stone patio and a gas grill. In addition there is a detached 2 car garage and 2 car driveway. There is parking for 4 cars and additional parking on the street. In the garage you will find beach chairs and a canoe.

Area of interest:

We are 2.5 miles from the New London Ferry that takes you to Block Island, Montauk Point, LI or Fisher's Island. You can take your bikes for a day of bike riding on the islands, go to the beach or head out for just an excursion and dinner. Our house is located one block from famous Ocean Beach Park that offers miniature golf,a 1 mile long board , an arcade, kiddie rides, playground, waterslides, olympic size pool and a gym. Dine at the restaurant overlooking the beach and Long Island Sound or grab a quick snack at one of the snack bars. The house is also a 5 minute drive to Harkness Memorial Park. The Coast Guard Academy is a 10 minute drive, Mitchell College is a 3 minute drive & Connecticut College is also a 10 minute drive . Newport RI is under 1 hour away. Mohegan Sun & Foxwoods Casino are 15 minutes away. Historic Mystic Seaport and Mystic Aquarium are also only 15 minutes away.

US Navy Submarine Museum & the Nautilus are 10 minutes away. The Pequot museum is 15 minutes away.

There are also many public tennis courts & golf courses. As you can see this area has so much to offer...many things to do and places to go for all ages! If you want just a relaxing vacation, just head to one of our private beautiful beaches and enjoy the scenery and ocean breeze. Adults will love this area as well as kids of all ages! One week is not enough! This charming house is also perfect for those who need a place to stay for graduations, weddings or a weekend getaway.

More Details

Owner
Dave & Jane Greenblott
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
May 18, 2017

Why Dave & Jane Greenblott chose Connecticut

Growing up in Neptune Park and spending summers here, I became very familiar with this house & what it has to offer. I truly loved it especially the location. My bus stop was right in front!

What makes this house unique

The wrap around front porch & the meticulous interior woodwork make this beach house beautiful and cozy!

Amenities

New London House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2300 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • 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 Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , 2 showers & changing rooms in basement
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , off kitchen
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , tub , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , with ceiling fan, ac, flat screen tv
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , with flat screen tv, ac
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Ceiling fan, flat screen tv
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single , Ceiling fan & TV
    Bedroom 5 - 2 twin/ single , Ceiling fan & TV
  • All bedrooms are large
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

5/5 -
(5 traveler reviews)

5BR Charming Beach House with Private Beaches in Neptune Park
average rating of 5.0 based on 5 reviews
5

Charming beach house in New London

  • 5 of 5

My multi generational family rented this house for one week. We enjoyed our stay so much that we immediately planned to rent it for 2 weeks next season. The house is spacious with a wrap around porch and has the charm of old New England that is difficult to find. I spent every summer in a very similar cottage as a child and found myself feeling at home immediately. It is equipped with everything you may need, including a washer and dryer and showers in the basement. My extended family lives in the area, so having a large dining room and kitchen was a major plus. The beaches are pristine and private. The area has back roads that are excellent for bike riding.

If you like to take day trips, there are many interesting places to visit. Mystic Seaport and Mystic Aquarium are just a 20 minute drive. The Block Island ferry, museums, and restaurants are just a short ride in downtown New London. I can never get my fill of whole belly clams, lobster rolls, and fish & chips.

Jane and Dave are excellent hosts and always available to answer any questions.

Don't miss the opportunity to experience this very special house for your vacation.

Persephone

  • Submitted: Apr 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dave and I are so happy you enjoyed your stay! It is always our goal that our renters have a wonderful time in the house, enjoying the beaches and all that this beautiful area has to offer. What makes renting our house even more special is meeting wonderful people like you from all over. We thoroughly enjoyed working with you and we want you to stay again !!!!! Best, Jane
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Grand Rapids, MI
5

Beautiful New England Home very close to Ocean Beach Park!

  • 5 of 5

We rented this lovely home for a week with friends and family. First, Jane and David were excellent to work with and communication was A+! The home greeted us with a nice wrap-a-round porch which we enjoyed on a regular basis. The home offers a spacious living room and updated kitchen. There was a table in the kitchen and also a large dining table in the dining room. Also, there is a convenient half bath off the kitchen. There are 5 bedrooms upstairs and a full bathroom. The guys loved that there were 2 showers in the basemenr. We loved having a full size washer/dryer in the basement as well. This home worked great to accommodate our needs. We were in the area for a festival that was held at Ocean Beach Park/Boardwalk which was very close walking distance. There are a few uneven floors, and it never stopped us from having an incredible vacation and memories to last a lifetime!

  • Submitted: Apr 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Debra, We are thrilled you were so happy with the house and location! It is important to us that our guests are happy and we do our best to make sure that happens. We would love to rent to you again in the future. Thank you! Jane
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wallingford, Ct
5

50th anniversary family vacation

  • 5 of 5

My family and I just spent a week at this lovely home, It was a multigenerational gathering, and there was room for everyone. The beds were very comfortable, the showers nice, and the location was great. The private beaches were nice and clean and close enough to walk to easily. The owners were so nice to deal , and there were lots of activities to do ( MIchael's ice cream) nearby. I would definitely stay there again.

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wedding weekend

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I recently rented this house for week while my friend house-hunted and we attended a wedding. We had a few other couples stay in the house as well who were guests at the wedding. It was so spacious and perfect for our size group. I loved all the seating in the living room so that everyone could hang out together. The beds were nice and the rooms had dressers that you could put your stuff in so you could really get comfortable. I loved that there were two eating areas so that you really didn't have to take turns sitting down to eat. The private beach was SO close-about a two minute walk. The house also has a wrap-around porch which is perfect for enjoying the cooler New England summer air (cooler compared to St. Louis). Overall our experience was really great. Jane and David were so nice and accommodating. I loved working with them. Neighbors seemed nice as well, which is always a plus.

  • Submitted: Jun 11, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Illinois
5

Great place for a group

  • 5 of 5

I booked this location for a girls weekend. We had a big group and were totally comfortable in the house at all times. The living room is spacious and cozy. The dining room table seats large groups just fine as long as you don't mind being a little close. The private beach is great! We were there a little early in the season but it wasn't crowded or busy. The showers in the basement are very basic locker room style but totally functional. If you are looking to take cabs anywhere it is an absolute pain. The renters are beyond helpful and a pleasure to work with. This is my first rental experience and I have been beyond happy with it.

  • Submitted: May 26, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much Jackie! We are so happy you were delighted with your stay! This is our first year renting and your review means a lot. Wishing you the best of luck! Come and stay again! Jane and Dave
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Map

Nearest Airport
52.5 Miles
TF Green Airport, 2000 Post Road, Warwick, RI
Nearest Barpub
0.3 Miles
Ocean Beach Park Lounge
Nearest Ferry
2.5 Miles
New London Ferry
Nearest Golf
2.5 Miles
New London Counry Club
Nearest Train
2.5 Miles
New London Train Station
Nearest Motorway
2.7 Miles
Route 95
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Miles
Ocean Beach Park Lounge/Restuarant
Nearest Beach
Neptune Park Beach - 1 block

This area is not only beautiful but there is so much for everyone in your family to do! The private beaches alone are breathtaking. While sitting on the white sandy beach looking out at Long Island sound you can see ferries, sailboats, Fishers Island and two historic lighthouses. Smell the salt air, feel the sea breeze, hear the waves & the fog horn! It's fun and relaxing just taking it all in.

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Rates & Availability

New London House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Peak Summer
Jun 24 2017 - Sep 9 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,600
 
 
Coast Guard 2018
May 12 2018 - May 19 2018
7 night minimum stay
$2,300
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$400
$1,800
$2,200
 

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning/linen $150
Refundable damage deposit $500

Payment Options: Money Order or personal check
Check in Saturday @3pm, Check out 11am Saturday
Cleaning /Linen fee $100.00
Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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