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Mason's Island Home - Beautiful Ocean View - Near boating, bathing!

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,410 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom and beautiful ocean views!

Mystic CT is an excellent vacation destination for families. Enjoy a relaxing get away filled with fun and education. Adults and children can relax at the beach, visit the museums, take a bike ride, dine in or dine out, and so much more!

Visit:

The Mystic Aquarium and Institute for Exploration

The Mystic Seaport: The Museum of America

William's Beach Park

Florence Griswold Museum

Misquamicut Beach RI

Rocky Neck State Park, CT

Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center

St. Edmund's Retreat, Ender's Island

Groton Submarine Museum

Watch Hill, RI

Mystic Art Center

Olde Mysticke Village

Historic Downtown Mystic

New London Ledge Lighthouse

Stonington Harbor Lighthouse

Pequonnock Plains Park

Mystic River Cruises

Ocean Beach Park, CT

Shoreline beaches

and much more!

Keywords: Newly renovated, comfortable home features large decks. Spectacular views from inside and outside of home. Private property near historic downtown Mystic CT, Mystic Aquarium, Mystic Seaport and beautiful St. Edmund's Retreat. Boating, bathing and docking nearby. Short drive to Misquamicut, RI beaches, CT casinos, Groton CT Submarine Museum, ferry port to Block Island, RI and Martha's Vineyard, MA, and Amtrak train station. Perfect get away location!

Also a great winter or academic rental.

More Details

Owner
Margaret A Caster
Member since: 2012
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
21 September, 2018

About Margaret A Caster

Margaret A Caster, CPA is the Managing Director at Caster CPAs Inc., located at 131 Airport Road in Warwick, RI.

Margaret A Caster purchased this house in 2016

Why Margaret A Caster chose Mystic

This lovely home is located on Mason's Island and has beautiful, panoramic ocean views.

What makes this house unique

Our vacation rental home is conveniently close to all Mystic attractions and is situated in a quiet neighborhood.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house around the Mystic around the Stonington

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1410 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only
  • Fires are not allowed in indoor fireplaces.
Location Type:
  • near the sea ...
  • Ocean View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • 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
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom on the 2nd floor - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom on the 1st floor - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom on the 1st floor - 1 Large Double Bed
    Master Bedroom on the 2nd floor - 1 Large Double Bed
    Childrens bedroom - 1 Bunk Bed , One bunk bed sleeps 2 children on upper and lower bunks.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • sailing
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Notes:
Family room features large screen TV and WIFI.

Reviews

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(4 traveller reviews)

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average rating of 4.0 based on 4 reviews
Springfield
5

Very relaxing stay

  • 5 of 5

My family and I has the best time staying in this home. Margaret was so accommodating to my last minute request. The home was clean spacious and fully stocked. The rooms were clean and comfortable. The grocery store and lots of great restaurants were a hop, skip and a jump away. There was fresh seafood for us to prepare for dinner within walking distance. I ate breakfast on the deck overlooking the water every morning. I was so relaxed in the peaceful quiet and there were many beaches close by--Misquamicut was beautiful. After a busy day out and about we would come back home to stare out over the water and eat ice cream! Margaret was great, answered all of our questions and gave us great info about the local activities. I cannot wait to go back.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Tonya, Thank you for your very kind words. It was a pleasure meeting you and your family. We look forward to your next visit to Mystic CT. Sincerely, Margaret
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Great Location, But More Attention by Owner to Details

  • 3 of 5

Our week long stay was good: fabulous view and location near Mystic town. Nice outdoor deck, brand new living room furniture, and home was overall clean upon check in. Quiet neighborhood. The home is old and needs more work. The steep stairway connecting the two levels is dangerous, some stairs warped and a hand rail that begins 1/3 of the way from the top. Not safe for anyone, but especially treacherous for seniors! The basement shower leaked a bit, and on the final day the upstairs bedroom a/c seeped through to the level below. In addition, the owner needs to communicate better and be more aware of particulars. Weeks before, we asked to move back our check in/check out dates by one day, and she kindly allowed that we could check in Monday vs. Sunday. However, she claimed not to know or have approved our request to extend, when my email request weeks before was clear—including my identifying the specific check out date. As a result, we had to secure a hotel for the last night and she refused to issue a refund. Also, she “allowed” that we could use the washer/dryer for one load of laundry, saying it was only for the use of the housekeepers. However, the VRBO site lists washer/dryer as an amenity for tenant use. In the future, we recommend owner pay more attention to details and be clearer about intent in order to avoid the misunderstandings we experienced.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Aug-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: When I purchased the property at 11 Dubois Drive (VRBO 1120160), I had owned the property at 3 Dubois Drive (VRBO 407003) for more than 5 years. I was well acquainted with the seller of the property at 11 Dubois Drive. She was a 90 year old lady who could easily climb the stairs in the house. I have added a photo of the stairs to our listing for all to see that they are not warped, dangerous or treacherous! As for your check in/check out dates, I responded to you three times to let you know that the change in schedule was not feasible and explained to you the reasons why it could not be done; guests arriving after your departure and cleaning schedules that could not be altered. You chose to arrive a day later than scheduled and I made alternate arrangements to greet you and your friend to accommodate your request. The air conditioner in the bedroom had been in place and functioning properly for two years. We noticed that it had be moved from its place after your departure. When you moved the air conditioner, you blocked the drain causing the water to drip inside the house and not outside. Yes, you damaged the ceiling in the room below. The damage has now been repaired. The entire bathroom on the first floor was newly installed last year. The shower unit that you are speaking of cost $5,000. It is a beautiful shower. You seem to be the only guests that are not happy with it. As for the washer/dryer, your comments are unfounded and so absurd that I do not feel they are worthy of a response. I responded, very clearly, to your many communications before, during and after your stay. I cannot be held accountable if you listened to only what you wanted to hear.
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4

Beautiful sunrise view from deck

  • 4 of 5

Property was equipped. Wish we had a longer stay. :-)

  • Review Submitted: 04-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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We enjoyed the house. Was a great place to stay.

  • 4 of 5

The owner was very nice and great to work with. She was very responsive to our needs. We wanted a dehumidifier and she brought one right away. She wanted to make sure everyone was happy with the house. I recommend the house as a great choice for your stay in New London or Mystic, Connecticut. Also it is convent to Newport, Rhode Island.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Andy and Suzanne, Thank you for your very kind words. It was a pleasure to meet you and your family. I hope you choose one of our property on your next visit to Mystic CT. Sincerely, Margaret
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Location

Nearest Airport
7 Miles
Groton-New London
Nearest Barpub
0.8 Miles
Avanti Restaurant & Bar
Nearest Ferry
13 Miles
Cross Sound Ferry Service
Nearest Golf
8 Miles
Elmridge Golf Course
Nearest Train
1.2 Miles
Amtrak
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
Route 95
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Harbor House
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
Williams Beach
Car: recommended

Nearby in RI:

Misquamicut Beach

Napatree Point

Charlestown, RI beaches

Newport, RI

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Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £109.27
Property Damage Insurance £44.46

During the summer months, we rent by the week only; from Saturday to Saturday.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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