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SUMMER ISLAND COTTAGE-A CHARMING, SEASIDE HOME IN A QUIET, FRIENDLY NEIGHBORHOOD

Nora Bowman

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People8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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SUMMER ISLAND COTTAGE-A CHARMING, SEASIDE HOME IN A QUIET, FRIENDLY NEIGHBORHOOD

People8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

Overview

Photos and Description of this 4 bedroom holiday cottage in Branford - 6 King's Summer Island Cottage

4 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, sleeps 8

The 6 King's Summer Island Cottage is a newly renovated, 4 bedroom house with a screened in front porch, living room, dining room, quaint, but modernized kitchen with new appliances, great room with breakfast nook area, 2 full bathrooms and a utility room with a washer and dryer. All bedrooms have air conditioning. The cottage is situated in a quiet neighborhood with access to small, private neighborhood beach for swimming and fishing and a small boat launch in backyard(high tide). The home is newly decorated with a safe available for valuables and an outdoor shower.

There is additional access to the Branford town beach and parking within short walking distance (from owner's other property ). There are nearby restaurants for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, or let the Kings know if you want to prepare your own fresh local seafood as they have daily access to lobsters, clams and oysters. Even better yet you can have Bow Kings Seafood LLC provide you with a special seafood dinner. Prices and availability upon request.

Access to the Owenego Beach Club is included with the rental fee. www.owenego.com It is located less than a mile from the house. The Owenego has a family oriented feel with a beach, tennis courts and a waterfront cafe.

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Nora Bowman (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2011
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People8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights
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Reviews

Reviews

5
based on 4 holidaymaker reviews

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Summer Island Cottage-A charming, seaside home in a quiet, friendly neighborhood
average rating of 5.0 based on 4 reviews
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Summer Island Cottage-A charming, seaside home in a quiet, friendly neighborhood
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p388609
-+1 203 640-8993
Branford Connecticut Shore
Mansfield, CT
5

Charming, comfortable, large home with water views and amenities in a gorgeous location.

  • 5 out of 5
We had the pleasure of spending a weekend at this beautiful summer home. We had views of Long Island Sound when we woke up in the morning and a beautiful view at breakfast of the backyard inlet. We watched the wildlife and kayakers enjoying the inlet and even saw a beautiful crane land and visit for awhile. The house has everything you need and then some. Very well equipped, clean, and cozy. Nautical appointments are every where in the house which makes it so beachy and enjoyable. The owners were wonderful and made sure we were settled in and were available to answer all our questions. The surrounding area is just gorgeous and you can take nice long scenic waterfront strolls. My only regret is we had a family event and couldn't spend enough time enjoying this wonderful home. We highly recommend this rental. You will not be disappointed.
  • Review Submitted: 19-Aug-2013
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Summer Island Cottage-A charming, seaside home in a quiet, friendly neighborhood
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p388609
-+1 203 640-8993
Branford Connecticut Shore
5

Wonderful Stay!!!

  • 5 out of 5
My son and now daughter in-law had a beautiful wedding in Branford, CT. We rented this lovely home from the King family to stay in during all the festivities. This couldn't have worked out better. My whole immediate family was able to stay together and enjoy each others company for a few days prior to the wedding. The house allowed us to relax during what normally is a stressful and chaotic time. Wonderful neighborhood! My husband and I enjoyed a daily walk around the very scenic shoreline. The house is cozy, clean, and has all the amenities to make you feel at home. We were very pleased with our stay and highly recommend this rental. Thanks again King Family!!!
  • Review Submitted: 23-Mar-2013
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Summer Island Cottage-A charming, seaside home in a quiet, friendly neighborhood
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p388609
-+1 203 640-8993
Branford Connecticut Shore
5

Ideal Gathering Spot for Large Families

  • 5 out of 5
This well kept home was the perfect accommodation for our whole family, including our grandchildren, and was not a disappointment for those who had to travel from out of state. We love to eat and drink, and the kitchen, dining room,and family room were perfect for every type of meal, not to mention the quaint backyard that was a perfect setting when being inside required an alternative. In addition to there seemed to be a room for everyone, whether you wanted to watch TV or play board games, Walking around the area, especially to the water, was relaxing because of the limited vehicle traffic. Having one of the owners literally 100 yards away was also a comforting aspect and the nearby attractions, including the Thimble Island cruise and the beautiful Branford Green were icing on the cake. This is definitely a recommended gathering spot for families that need a larger accommodation.
  • Review Submitted: 22-Mar-2013
  • Date of Stay: May 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Summer Island Cottage-A charming, seaside home in a quiet, friendly neighborhood
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p388609
-+1 203 640-8993
Branford Connecticut Shore
5

Absolutely Wonderful - 5 stars !!!

  • 5 out of 5
What a lovely home. It had everything you could possibly want and more. The owners are the BEST. The house is perfect. Views were spectacular. The neighbors were soooooo friendly.
I rented for my son's graduation from Yale and it was the best time ever.
I will be back again.
Thank you to the King family.
  • Review Submitted: 25-May-2012
  • Date of Stay: May 2012
  • Source: HomeAway

Location

Location

Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Blue Cottage, Lennys, Owenego
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Pine Orchard Country Club
Nearest Train
12 Miles
Union Station, New Haven, CT
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
95 exit 55
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Lennys, Blue Cottage, Indian Neck Pizza
Car: necessary

Access to the Owenego Beach Club is included with the rental fee. www.owenego.com It is located less than a mile from the house. The Owenego has a family oriented feel with a beach, tennis courts and a waterfront cafe.

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Rental rates for this holiday cottage in Branford, Connecticut Shore

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1 Jan 2014 - 31 Oct 2014
7 night minimum stay
$2,000
for 7 nights
$2,000
 

Facilities

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Branford in Connecticut Shore

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • beach
  • waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Area
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Safe
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Upstairs
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 3 - Outdoor Shower
  • Newly renovated
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • All bedrooms are located on the second floor of the cottage and have air conditioning.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Deck Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Terrace
  • Fish Cleaning Table
  • Large Cooler
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Veranda
  • Conservatory
  • Small Cooler
  • Tennis ...
  • Walkway to Water
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
Notes:
Access to the Owenego Beach Club is included with the rental fee. www.owenego.com It is located less than a mile from the house. The Owenego has a family oriented feel with a beach, tennis courts and a cafe.
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