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Bay View Cottage Milford, Ct. 3 Bedrooms, 1.5 Baths, 1/2 Block to Bay View Beach

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Space 1,068 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Beach Rental Cottage

Do you remember spending your childhood summers with your toes in the sand? Do you remember the quaint beadboard cottages that dotted the landscape? Do you want your children to have those same memories? Or do you just want to find a charming spot near the water and find some peace and tranquility in a cottage that is from an era which we will not see again. Return to the tranquility and carefree days of simpler times at our cottage by the Long Island Sound in Bay View, Ct. The cottage offers the conveniences which we have come to expect in our lives without losing the charm of long ago. This quaint cottage consists of three bedrooms (1-queen, 1-full, 1 with 3 twin beds), living room, dining room, kitchen, enclosed porch, and 1.5 baths. Although Bay View beach (which is private) is only 1/2 block away, there is easy access from the cottage to Rt. 95, Merritt Parkway, the Milford Train Station, and so much more. But truly, most days you will choose to make a cup of coffee when you wake, walk down to the beach and watch the sun rise. After spending the day relaxing at the private beach, take an invigorating outdoor shower, fire up the gas grill and have a backyard barbecue. End your day of bliss reading your favorite book on the front porch. And when it’s time to wash those beach towels, don’t worry about going to the laundromat. There is a washer and dryer right off the kitchen. If there is a day of rain – no worries there either! The cottage has high-speed wi-fi internet access, cable TV (with HBO), and plenty of board games for you and your kids. (And if that fails there are movie theaters, restaurants, and shopping nearby.)


Owner
Jane Scully Parshall
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 25, 2017

Why Jane Scully Parshall chose Connecticut

My husband grew up in this cottage spending his summers swimming and sailing on the Sound and enjoying this family friendly neighborhood.

What makes this cottage unique

This is one of the few cottages in Bay View with the authentic beadboard interior.

When you rent this cottage, you have access to Bay View Beach during your stay. Even though the beach is just a stone's throw away, you might want to go into the City to see a Broadway show. The proximity of the BEACH, the train station, RT. 95 and Merritt Parkway make Bay View in Milford, Ct. an ideal spot to vacation.

Amenities

Milford Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1068 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 10:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 15:00
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet
    Bathroom 3 - outdoor shower , An Outdoor Shower is a must! This has hot and cold water.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 3 twin/ single
Entertainment:
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • library
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • outlet shopping
  • shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • swimming
Notes:
Guests have access to the Private Bay View Beach as well as children's recreational activities!

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(15 traveler reviews)

Bay View Cottage Milford, Ct. 3 Bedrooms, 1.5 Baths, 1/2 Block to Bay View Beach
average rating of 4.9333334 based on 15 reviews
5

Stay was great. The cottage is well appointed with high end appliances and implements.

  • 5 of 5

This cottage is well maintained and shows the care and consideration of the owners. The 3 bedrooms upstairs are comfortable and the air conditioning is great. The breeze downstairs makes it very comfortable. The items provided outside and inside are first rate. The cottage and the outside show the care of the owners and the supplies show their consideration for guests. My wife, three granddaughters and I had a wonderful time and thank the owners for providing such a clean, cozy and comfortable place for us.

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

Wonderful Beach Cottage

  • 5 of 5

What a wonderful cottage!!! It may not be right on the beach but, it only takes a short one minute walk down the street to get there. And you can see the beach from the front bedroom, the room with the three twin beds. The cottage is well stocked for your stay. There are plenty of restaurants in downtown Milford...our favorite was 7Seas. And of course, Scoopy Doos for an ice cream treat. Within a 10 minute drive you can find grocery stores, a mall, etc... for any of your needs. Jane is wonderful and she sure takes a lot of pride in her cottage. Yes, I would stay here again.

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Peaceful family getaway.

  • 4 of 5

It was a great little house. Easily fit our family of six. Close to beach. Restaurants in town are great. Owners thought of everything. Would stay again.

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Nice cottage.

  • 5 of 5

very nice cottage with all the comforts you would want. very close to your own private beach. short drive to downtown Milford for great food and drinks. Very nice hosts with some perks thrown in !!! I would come back.

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Homey Beach House

  • 5 of 5

Loved staying here for a week in July. Well equipped and the special touches given by the owners made it extra special. It did remind me of beach houses I went to as a child. Loved the enclosed porch - perfect for watching a thunderstorm one afternoon, and made the downstairs bright and airy. Closeness to the beach which you have practically to yourself was terrific. Very rare to find a beach community that is not overcrowded and noisy, but still has plenty to do in the area. The beds and air conditioning in bedrooms were great. Beautiful backyard patio and loved the outdoor shower. I would recommend this highly.

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

This property was beautiful. You have everything available to move right in and enjoy your stay.

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time. The house is very inviting and very clean. The hammock was comfortable and received plenty of use.

We were close enough to the beach for the grandchildren to be able to come back and forth with ease.

Everyone enjoyed their stay. We can't wait for next year.

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Train
2 Miles
Milford Train Station

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Rates & Availability

Milford Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer
Jun 3 2017 - Sep 8 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,300
$4,500
 
 
Early Fall
Sep 9 2017 - Oct 14 2017
7 night minimum stay
$900
$3,400
 
 
Late Spring
May 19 2018 - May 25 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,000
 
 
Summer
May 26 2018 - Sep 7 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,450
$5,100
 
 
Early Fall
Sep 8 2018 - Oct 20 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,000
$3,800
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$1,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $400

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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