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Seafoam Palace - Chalker Beach

People4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
cottage
People
4
Bedrooms
1
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
2 - 7 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 1 bedroom holiday cottage in Saybrook Manor - SEAFOAM PALACE

1 bedroom, 1 full bathroom, sleeps 4

The Seafoam is a newly renovated year-round cottage in the Chalker Beach community in Old Saybrook, CT. Everything - inside and out - is brand new, and the beach is only a 3 minute walk away!! The kitchen is equipped with a range, toaster, refrigerator, microwave, and coffee maker with seating for four - although there are several extra chairs for the friends you'll make while you're here! The bedroom has a queen bed, dresser, and closet. (Bring sheets and towels.) The living room has a queen sleeper sofa, cable TV, and broadband internet connection for the rare inclement weather (you supply the computer). The updated full bath has a stand-up shower, but the enclosed outside shower is the guest favorite! The large deck off the kitchen has seating for four, and leads to a back yard with a gas grill. Watch the sunrise over the marsh from your bedroom window, and the sun set from the back deck.

Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
Betsey
Member since: 2008
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
3 October, 2016
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Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(18 traveller reviews)

Seafoam Palace - Chalker Beach
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 18 reviews
5

Beautifully well-kept place .

  • 5 of 5

Went there for a weekend getaway and just loved the place, the town and the close proximity to the beach...just a short block away. House had everything we needed. Would love to return.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad you found just what you were looking for in your weekend retreat and we look forward to seeing you again soon! Ron and Betsey
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5

Fantastic Vacation Experience

  • 5 of 5

Seafoam Palace at Chalker Beach was outstanding. Very clean, cozy and relaxing. Couldn't have asked for a better place to spend a summer vacation. Ron and Betsey have an outstanding property and we look forward to returning in the future. We would highly recommend to all people looking for an excellent beach rental!

Joe and Deb Summer 2016

  • Review Submitted: Sep 29, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We enjoyed meeting you. Congratulations and best wishes on your wedding! We look forward to seeing you next summer.
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4

Great little cottage

  • 4 of 5

Property was clean and well maintained. A slightly larger bathroom shower would have been nice! It was the perfect size for my husband and I and two of our young grandsons.

It was a lovely neighborhood. Everyone was friendly, people out walking, stopping to chat. The public beach area was a 3 minute walk and very clean. My grandsons enjoyed looking for shells, playing in the water and then returning to the house and taking a shower "outside". The proximity of shopping, great restaurants, other beaches such as Harvey's, the town of Old Saybrook, etc. made it an ideal location to stay.

Owner of the house told us about a great place to catch crabs. Even though we only caught one that was good size, it was fun to go back to the house, steam and share. Such a treat.

We were only there for two days, but would stay again and recommend to family and friends.

Thank you

Jim and Rita Reid

  • Review Submitted: Sep 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great Get Away!

  • 4 of 5

We had a wonderful week in the Seafoam Palace on Chalker Beach! The home was clean and exactly as we expected. The owners were very nice and right in the back yard in case we needed anything. It was a great trip with 2 small children. Tons of sea creatures at the beach, nice calm waters, and only 30 min to the Mystic Aquarium! We tried a few near-by restaurants and were very pleased with dine in and take out. Highly recommended!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 31, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Very relaxing and enjoyable

  • 4 of 5

My wife and I enjoyed our stay very much. The cottage had all the comforts of home. Very short walk to the beach. The cottage was clean and very comfortable. Lots of resturants nearby to choose from. We would most likely consider staying there again when vacationing in Old Saybrook.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Can't wait to go back!

  • 5 of 5

We loved Seafoam cottage! My boyfriend and I went for a romantic getaway weekend and we loved how close we were to the beach. Also all the stores you need are very close by. I'd definitely recommend trying the creme brûlée French toast at J.A.M.S. and also trying not Luigis restaurant for dinner they have huge portions and it's delicious Italian food. I can't wait to stay again next summer!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Bradley International - Hartford, CT
Nearest Ferry
15 Miles
New London, CT
Nearest Train
2 Miles
Amtrak - Old Saybrook, CT
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
I-95
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Car: recommended

The Seafoam Palace is the perfect location for a summer getaway, whether you're looking for romance or family fun! The private beach is a very short walk away, and there are plenty of activities for the kids at the Chalker Beach clubhouse. Old Saybrook's quaint Main Street has shops for browsing and restaurants for dining. A quick trip in either direction on I-95 brings you to even more options: New London where you can pick up the ferry for a day trip to Block Island or Long Island; either of two resort casinos - the Mohegan Sun and MGM-Foxwoods; historic Mystic, CT for shopping in Mystic Village, touring Mystic Seaport, or visiting the penguins (et al) at the award-winning Aquarium; premium outlet shopping in Westbrook and Clinton, CT; the classic Essex Steam Train and Riverboat that takes you on a scenic train ride and then a cruise on the Connecticut River. Also close by are plenty of on-the-water dining and entertainment option, vineyards, art galleries, and antique shops.

Other Activities: Canoe, Kayak, Bike Rentals available just up the road

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Saybrook Manor, Connecticut Shore

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
spring
12 May 2017 - 23 Jun 2017
2 night minimum stay
£236
for 2 nights
From
£118
 
 
summer
24 Jun 2017 - 2 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£946
for 7 nights
£946
 

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Saybrook Manor in Connecticut Shore

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 600 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Shower - Outdoor Shower
  • Renovated full bath has stand-up shower, and vanity.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed
    Living Room - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , queen size
  • Bedroom has a brand new queen bed, dresser, mirror, night stand and large closet. Living room has a sleeper sofa with a queen mattress that sleeps two more. Please bring sheets and towels with you.
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Wood Decking
  • 2 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
Notes:
Living room seats four to five adults comfortably, and the dining table seats four though extra chairs are provided. Off-street parking is available at the unit for two cars. The owners are nearby for any questions during your stay. Come to the Seafoam and make memories that will last a lifetime!!

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