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Boulder Cottages is a stunning compound on Quonochontaug Pond in S. County, RI.

9 Reviews
Bedrooms 8
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights


Minimum Stay
3 nights


Photos and Description of this 8 bedroom holiday cottage in Charlestown - Boulder Cottages

Complex of 6 sleeping cottages, one 2 bdr lodge and one 3 bdr house. Sleeps 32.

Boulder Cottages (BC) is a unique and stunning compound of sleeping cottages, lodges and amenities nestled on five acres of land, water fronted on Quonochontaug “Quonnie” Pond in South County, Rhode Island. Quonnie Pond offers countless calm water activities as it is one of the many salt ponds in Rhode Island protected by a barrier beach.

The complex includes six cabins, one three bedroom 'Pondhouse', the 'Gameroom', and the incredible 'Boulder Lodge.' The entire complex can sleep up to 34 guests. Boulder Cottages provides a unique setting for special celebrations (limit 60): wedding reception, family reunion, corporate retreats or just a friends getaway. We can help you have that one-of-a-kind a special event!

Each cabin has full bath, kitchenette, and air conditioning. The Pondhouse has one queen room with shared bath, two twin bedrooms, second bath with shower, small kitchen, and deck. The Boulder Lodge has a fully equipped Chef's kitchen, living area with stone fireplace, large screen TV, state of the art audio/video, WIFI, A/C, an eating area for approximately 32 people, two baths, and sleeping for 7. A wonderful place to gather for meals, and together time. The property has wireless internet throughout.

For the beach goer, BC offers your own private beach, with parking for 6-8 cars, bar-b-que and beach box with chairs at East Beach Barrier located on East Beach Road. Enjoy the sun, surf, and sand - or just walk for miles to the east or west. An incredible beach!

Whether you enjoy sunsets viewed from the dock, a quiet read sitting on your own beach, fishing, campfire stories, a New England lobster bake or just the company of your good friends and family, BC offers a taste of past, nearly forgotten, simpler times. The cottages were first created in the mid-1950’s with a casual, almost “fishing camp” atmosphere. New owners have completely renovated BC with the idea of keeping the nostalgia but at the same time enhancing the charm and amenities. All structures have been meticulously appointed and decorated by a local interior “artist.”

The cottages are situated in a natural, shaded and completely private community to be shared exclusively by one group of guests per week.

We provide the sleeping cottages, game room, horseshoe pit, campfire pit, private dock, kayaks and private ocean front beach... just add the memories.

More Details
  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Property Manager
Rental Manager
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
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Calendar last updated:
26 October, 2016


based on 9 holidaymaker reviews

Boulder Cottages is a stunning compound on Quonochontaug Pond in S. County, RI.
average rating of 5.0 based on 9 reviews

family wedding

  • 5 of 5

excellent for large family groups and recommend for weddings when large numbers of people must be accommodated.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing Spot for a 50th Birthday Gathering!!

  • 5 of 5

The Boulder Cottages is the most amazing place! I held a 50th birthday celebration for my husband and had friends come in from all over. The main house became the general meeting area for the group – it is new and updated with very tasteful décor. The kitchen is so well equipt that we cooked all the meals, plus dinner for over 50 (it has an industrial size grill that’s incredible for cooking for a big group). When our guests arrived they were stunned by how beautiful the cottages are – great beds, updated baths with great linens and towels. The compound also has a game room and fire pit that’s fun for late night activities for all ages – music, fousball, pool, and hanging by the fire provided great bonding for all. We had the most amazing, memorable weekend that will never be forgotten! This place is unbelievable – a must do!!!!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 13, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Family reunion

  • 5 of 5

My kids and their cousins planned a family reunion that included 8 adult cousins, 7 spouses, 8 kids ages 6 months-6years, and three grandmothers. Boulder Cottages provided separate cabins/houses for each family, plenty of room for the kids to run around, wonderful cooking and eating space for shared meals, some kayaking, and access to a private beach. It was perfect.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 9, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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After 15 years of Family Reunions, Boulder Cottages was by far the best!!!

  • 5 of 5

With almost 20 in our group ranging from grandparents to kids of 7 and 8 years old, all of whom have VERY strong opinions :) the Cottages were the very first location to receive universal acclaim! Everyone had an activity, the facilities were quite literally first-class, and as meticulously investigative as my brothers and I are, there was nothing we would've set up our done differently!!!! Absolutely loved the place, the beach and especially the magnificent views at the salt pond. Can't wait to return......

  • Review Submitted: Jul 15, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Bethlehem, ct

Family Reunion

  • 5 of 5

Stayed in the Wickford cottage over the 4th holiday- it was clean, well equiped and very comfortable. After a long day at the beach it was great to sit in the shade with a cool breeze. The cottage also had an air conditioner which was a bonus for sleeping on a hot night. Easy stroll to the dock for kayaking or clamming in quonnie pond.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 11, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Boston, MA

Corporate Retreat

  • 5 of 5

Our firm has hosted our corporate retreat at the Boulder Cottages multiple times and it has been a great venue. The main house provides a great space for meals and gatherings, and the cottages provide privacy for individual guests. The grounds and game room create ample opportunities for team building and casual interactions. The area has multiple dining destinations and numerous sporting and leisure activities to satisfy the wide variety of tastes and interests of a larger group. The Boulder Cottages are an excellent venue for corporate retreats, family reunions, or a group getaway.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 11, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
29 Miles
TF Green Memorial State Airport, Warwick RI
Nearest Barpub
4 Miles
Nearest Ferry
10 Miles
Block Island Ferry, Narragansett RI
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Nearest Train
6.7 Miles
Amtrak, Westerly RI
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
East Barrier Beach, Charlestown RI
Car: recommended


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Charlestown, Rhode Island Coastal

Rental Basis:
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3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £823
Tax Rate 8.0%

The rates are $9,450 for a 3 night stay (+2,475 for 4th night, +1,825 for 5th night, +1,450 for 6th night).
Weekly rate (7 nights) is $16,450 per week. 32 person max.
All reservations are also subject to a $750 cleaning fee and $1000 security damage deposit.
There is also an 8% RI State tax added.

We accept payments in USD only by check.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 0% refund for cancellations more than 0 days before check-in date.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Charlestown in Rhode Island

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 0 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • rural
  • Waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 32 people
  • 8 Bathrooms
  • The Lodge - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Two bathrooms, one full w/ shower and one half bath
    The Shelter Harbor - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    The Wickford - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    The Charlestown - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    The Pond House - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , 2 Full Baths
    The Point Judith - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    The Quonochontaug - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    The Richmond - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • There are a total of 10 baths throughout the complex.
  • 8 Bedrooms, Sleeps 32
  • The Lodge - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Double Bed , 3 Single Bed , Sleeps 7
    The Shelter Harbor - 1 Large Double Bed , Sleeps 2
    The Pond House - 1 Large Double Bed , 2 Single Bed , 1 Bunk Bed , Sleeps 6
    The Charlestown - 2 Single Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Sleeps 4
    The Point Judith - 2 Single Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Sleeps 4
    The Quonochontaug - 1 Double Bed , Sleeps 2
    The Richmond - 2 Bunk Bed , Sleeps 4
    The Wickford - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Sleeps 5
  • There are a total of 12 bedrooms throughout the complex.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Table Football
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • gambling casinos
  • Miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • Kayaking
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis

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