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Great Island! 4 Bedrooms, 2 Baths with ~A/C~; Walk to Beach & Block Island Ferry

People8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Space 1,640 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

4 Spacious Bedrooms and 2 Full Bathrooms - Sleeps 8.

Pack your bags and come to Great Island, near the fishing port of Galilee! Linens, beach chairs, beach towels and beach toys are provided! New outdoor shower!

Any time is the perfect time to visit! Memorial Day Weekend is available! June is a great time to visit - summer is just beginning and the rates are low. There is plenty to do - spend time at the beach, explore Block Island and try some of the restaurants around town, many with al fresco dining. There are ballroom dance lessons every Wednesday night year round at the Towers in the Pier as well as live theater all summer at nearby Theater by the Sea. Early July is also a great time to be in Narragansett. Celebrate the 4th of July! Fireworks are held at several nearby locations. Take in the RI Philharmonic Orchestra's concert on the beach held the week after the 4th - an awesome gathering of groups of friends and families picnicking on Narragansett Beach listening to the sounds of the orchestra while the sun sets. Don't forget to pack the wine!

Enjoy the Southern Tip of Rhode Island on Great Island in scenic Narragansett. Walk to village of Galilee, where you can catch the Block Island ferry or purchase lobsters from the lobster boats on the nearby docks, go to the beach and visit shops, restaurants, ice cream shops and fish markets.

This spacious, smoke-free home is clean, recently painted and comfortable with all amenities (all linens are provided) and a huge yard (double lot) with large, furnished patio - great for BBQ's and lawn games. There is a new, large outdoor shower. There is off-street parking for eight cars. There are two spacious bedrooms and a full bath (tub) on the first floor and two spacious bedrooms and a full bath (large shower) on the second floor. Home has a new gas grill, new air conditioners and new microwave. There are televisions in the bedrooms and in the living area, cable and wifi access and relatively new washer/dryer. Kitchen is fully equipped with a new stove and new dishwasher (pictures not yet updated) and stocked with basic pantry items.

Enjoy evenings on the patio cooking on the new grill, sipping wine and relaxing. Water access to Salt Pond is available within walking distance - bring your raft or kayak. Salt Pond is also great for clamming - dig for your dinner!

The home is located on a quiet road, convenient to Roger Wheeler Beach/Sand Hill Cove (1 mile), Salty Brine Beach (walk), Scarborough Beach (2 miles) and the Block Island Ferry (walk). Visit the wonderful restaurants, do some shopping and walk the sea wall. Attend events that happen in the town all summer long. Visit the lighthouse at Point Judith and walk onto the jetty to see the sun set over the water. Golf and tennis are nearby. World famous Newport, RI, the sailing capital of the world, is just 25 minutes away- visit the Gilded Mansions and the Tennis Hall of Fame.

Children welcome, no pets and no smoking, please.

More Details

Owner
Kathy Bertone
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
24 March, 2017

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Narragansett in Washington County

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1640 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 8
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • Full bath on each floor.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed
  • Each bedroom is spacious.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
Notes:
Home has new and spacious outside shower.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(8 traveller reviews)

Great Island! 4 Bedrooms, 2 Baths with ~A/C~; Walk to Beach & Block Island Ferry
average rating of 4.875 based on 8 reviews
5

Perfect home for our week long get away.....

  • 5 of 5

We have come to RI for years to vacation, this was our first year to stay in Narraganett......this house was everything listed in a perfect location. We visited Newport, Mystic, and Watch Hill while staying here.

The house was clean and very well stocked..... Beach chair, sand toys, well equipped kitchen....

5 stars!!!!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful Great Island Vacation

  • 5 of 5

My family really enjoyed staying in this cottage. The comfortable, well-appointed home provided everything we needed. The yard, with its patio, table, and chairs, was the perfect spot for a morning coffee or cooling off at the end of a hot day.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 24, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful! We really enjoyed Great Island.

  • 5 of 5

Kathy's home was very comfortable and very well stocked with everyday essentials. Cotton sheets and lots of towels, including bath towels. It made the vacation stress free.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Good location, clean, great for families

  • 5 of 5

We were lucky enough to pick this cute vacation rental June 18-25, 2016. We were looking to rent a property that wouldn't break the bank but large enough for my husband and I, our 2 young children, my Mother, and my brother and sister in law. It was enough space for all of us. The property was very clean. The backyard was very large which was great for our kids. We also loved the location. It is in a quiet family neighborhood with hardly any traffic. It is also walking distance to Salty Brine beach, the shops in Galilee, and the Block island ferry. We drove to Roger Wheeler beach (5 minutes away) which the kids liked because there was a playground and Scarborough beach (10 minutes away) which had larger waves. We were fortunate to have great weather all week but Kathy had given us a list of things to do with kids if it rained. A few times, we used the fresh water access down the street to kayak around Great island. I would recommend this the property to anyone looking for an relaxing week in Narragansett. We can't wait to return next year. Thank you Kathy!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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A very good rental

  • 4 of 5

The house is located in the center of Great Island. It's quiet there. The beds are sturdy and comfy. The kitchen is extremely well set up with pots pans cutlery etc. I was very comfortable. The owner is vey helpful thoughtful and nice. I would go back.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

The property was in a perfect location to the town and beach. The house was very clean and the owner provided excellent customer service, leaving detailed instructions. We've vacationed in Rhode Island every year for 20 years and this property ranks in our top 3 as far as cleanliness, comfort and location. We walked to the beach, to the Block Island Ferry and to the restaurants in town. We would highly recommend this property to friends and relatives!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 4, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
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Location

Nearest Airport
29 Miles
TF Green (PVD)
Nearest Ferry
0.8 Miles
Block Island Ferry
Nearest Train
12 Miles
Kingston Station
Nearest Motorway
25 Miles
Route 95
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Salty Brine State Beach

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Narragansett, Rhode Island

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Late spring/early summer
3 Jun 2017 - 16 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£815
for 7 nights
£815
 
 
Early summer
17 Jun 2017 - 23 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,245
for 7 nights
£1,245
 
 
Early summer
24 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,502
for 7 nights
£1,502
 
 
Summer season
1 Jul 2017 - 18 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,674
for 7 nights
£1,674
 
 
Late summer
19 Aug 2017 - 25 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,545
for 7 nights
£1,545
 
 
Late summer
26 Aug 2017 - 2 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,373
for 7 nights
£1,373
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£1,674
for 7 nights
£1,674
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning fee £79 + Tax
Refundable Damage Deposit £238
Tax Rate 8.0%

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