Photos and Description of this 1 bedroom holiday home in Branford - Beach House Views Thimble Isl.
4 Rooms, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath, Sleeps 2-4. Owenego Beach Club includes bath house.
Adorable beach house in Branford, CT located in the shoreline town of Indian Neck. One bedroom house sleeps up to 4 with a queen sized bed upstairs and a full size pull out sofa downstairs.
Stay here and Explore Route 1’s scenic beach villages, featuring lively Main Streets and historic landmarks.
Start by exploring downtown Branford’s shops and restaurants, then follow the scenic Route 146 to Stony Creek, winding around the harbor to the Thimble Islands. Climb aboard one of the Thimble Island cruise boats (Islander, Sea Mist, Volsunga IV) for a cruise around these legendary pirate hideouts, now stunning private vacation homes.
The beach house offers amazing views of the Long Island Sound and Thimble Islands. In the summer, enjoy the sun, sand and water with a private membership to Owenego Beach Club during your stay. Wireless Internet available at the house and the beach. Get work done while you relax!
Contact the owner by filling out the form on the right----------------
- Private Beach Club Access
- Bath House at the beach for changing and storage
- Upstairs/ Downstairs
- Hardwood Floors
- Bright kitchen w/ skylights
- Cute front porch
- Satellite TV (and TIVO) in living room and bedroom
- Keurig Coffee Maker
- Tennis court with pro tennis coach access
- Playground at Beach
- Walking distance to highly rated dinning
- Kids Beach Toys
- Wireless Internet Access
Fishing and boating are excellent. Walking distance (2 min walk) to Lenny’s Restaurant for legendary Lobsters, Steaks and Seafood, Bud’s Fish Market for fresh Littleneck Clams, Wine Bar, liquor store, Ben & Jerry's, fresh vegetables and more. Branford train station is 3 miles away with free parking (110 mins to Grand Central Station in NYC). The Outlet stores are 1/2 hour away, two casinos are one hour away, IKEA is a 15 minutes and the ferry to Block Island is a one hour drive. 15 mins to Yale and Universtiy of New Haven.
Things to do in Branford:
- Boat tour of Thimble Islands
- Hike, Jog, Cross Country Sky at the many regional water authority trails (over 60 miles of them).
- Take a dinner train ride or murder mystery train ride on the Essix Steam train.
- Eat and drink at the numerous Zagat rated restaurants
- Take a tennis lesson at Owenego Beach Club
- Tour the CT Wine Trail
- Visit Bishop's Orchard
- non smoking only
- Long-term Renters Welcome
- pets not allowed
- children welcome
About Rachel Mele
The owners, Jeff and Rachel Mele, purchased this second home as a place for their Florida parents to stay and visit with their 3 grandchildren. The house is available as a vacation rental when not in use by the family.
Rachel Mele purchased this house in 2012
Why Rachel Mele chose Branford
It's perfect! It has amazing views of the water and Thimble Islands. The near by restaurants are some of the best in CT! It's the perfect location for family to relax and enjoy all the seasons of CT.
What makes this house unique
The house is only steps away from Owenego Beach Club. The walk to Owenego hugs the shoreline. The family get a Membership each year to enjoy the water, activities, food, tennis and the kids love their unique playground.