HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled

Newport Beach Cottage atop Sachuest Beach with Spa and Pool

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Air Conditioning
  • Barbecue
  • Private Pool
  • Hot Tub

Overview

About the property

3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6

This is one of the best locations in the Northeast. We are only 800' from Sachuest Beach, also known as Second Beach, featuring some of the best surfing on the east coast. The more than a mile long beach is perfect for sun bathing and all kinds of fun in the sun including kayaking, fishing and boating. Newport with its fantastic shopping, night life and restaurants is only a five-minute drive or a short bike ride away. We are very close to St. George's School with wonderful tennis courts.

This apartment is located in a large historic carriage house. This two level apartment is private and has just been renovated. There are three bedrooms (2 with a queen size bed in each and one with a trundle bed) and two baths. The apartment features hardwood floors and a beautiful kitchen. This apartment also has a washer and dryer, cable, WiFi and off-street parking for 3 cars.

More Details

Owner
Alexis Finlay
Member since: 2009
Speaks English, French, Spanish
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
17 May, 2017

About Alexis Finlay

I am a new owner but will maintain the same management services and high standards. We aim to exceed your expectations.

Alexis Finlay purchased this apartment in 2014

Why Alexis Finlay chose Middletown

Everything you could want is here. The ocean, the excitement of Newport. The changing of the seasons. just a five minute walk to the surf. Purgatory Chasm with its exciting rock formation is right next door.We love to bike around Newport and hike around Sachuest point and the Norman bird sanctuary. The events that take place here during the summer are too numerous to count - every kind of music festival you can imagine, film festival, tall ships festival, chowder cook-offs to name just a few.New ferry to Providence takes 45 minutes to explore fun restaurants and shopping.

What makes this apartment unique

Spend the day at the beach, afternoons sightseeing or shopping, and nights at lively restaurants and clubs on the harbor front. The property is within walking distance to Cliff Walk, Newport’s Easton Beach Carosand Middletown’s Sachuest Beach. This home is one to two miles from Bellevue Avenue mansions and Yachting Center and three miles from Newport Country Club, Bailey’s Beach, New York Yacht Club, Ida Lewis Yacht Club and Sail Newport

This home is in a perfect location to be away from the hectic traffic yet close enough to Bellevue Avenue for mansions and shopping, America's Cup Avenue for wharf and yacht area, and nearby conveniences and many restaurants. Newport is known as 'America's First Summer Resort,' and is the home of The International Tennis Hall of Fame, Newport Preservation Society and Newport Mansions, The Newport Jazz Festival, The Newport Music Festival and the Newport Film Festival. This home is close to Carnegie Abbey and Newport National, known for world class golfing.

Activities at your doorstep include swimming, surfing, windsurfing, kayaking, canoeing, & sunbathing on Sachuest (2nd) Beach. On the rocks to the left of the beach enjoy fishing and snorkeling.Walk to Easton's Beach which has a playground, snack bar, merry-go-round, aquarium & live weekly entertainment.

Middletown's Sachuest (2nd) Beach is just 400 yards away with the best surfing in Rhode Island. Families with young children will enjoy Middletown's third Beach with no waves and a boat ramp with windsurfing at the north end. Walk to popular restaurants & pubs including Johnny's Atlantic Beach Club & Flo's Clam Shack. The Cliff Walk & Bellevue Avenue shopping & mansions are just 2 miles away & Newport's waterfront wharfs, yachting, restaurants & shopping are 3 miles away.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Daryl Eng said...



Apr 1, 2012







Great, comfortable stay!



593 TUCKERMAN AVENUE, MIDDLETOWN, RI, 02842, United States (251831)

-





Date of Stay March 28, 2012

Helpful votes:1/1.

This house was excellent for 6 people, with 2 queens and two singles. The beds were comfortable, the kitchen was well-equipped, the house was clean, and Trish was very helpful! Would definitely recommend a car but we managed fine without one, ordering a minivan cab when we needed to get downtown (which was cheap, split amongst 6 people). The only downside was the one bathroom, which got a little busy with 6 people in the house, but with a little patience, it was only a minor inconvenience. Would definitely want to stay here again!
Mar 2012
  • 1 of 5

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Easton's Point in Newport East

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Outdoor Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - trundle bed , sleeps 2
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
We provide beach chairs and beach towels.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(18 traveller reviews)

Newport Beach Cottage atop Sachuest Beach with Spa and Pool
average rating of 4.888889 based on 23 reviews
5

Can't wait to go back!

  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic time at Alexis' condo in the summer of 2016. We stayed a week and loved every second. The location is ideal and the pool was amazing - we couldn't take my daughter out of it. We are planning to book again for 2017!

  • Review Submitted: Feb 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Bright and sunny!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I treated his parents for an autumn holiday in Newport RI from England UK. This was a real gem of a location.

My mother in law is an extremely light sleeper and really worries when traveling. She slept beautiful and absolutely loved the bed.

The kitchen was well stocked and had all one could need for even the largest most elaborate meals (or not).

What I loved the most was how much light the house let in even so late in the year. There was the freshness you only get by the sea. It was so very relaxing.

Had a truly great holiday.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It makes me so happy , knowing that you enjoyed your time at Bass Rocks. Thank you for writing such a nice review. I hope you come back again!!
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Great location, fantastic amenities, and lovely space.

  • 5 of 5

Bass Rocks Cottage was the perfect fit for an extended two week rental this Fall for our family of 5. Everything we needed was there , along with a lovely welcome bag, and it is well appointed. Quiet yet close to so much, the location is great and the walks to second beach and purgatory chasm were wonderful. The kitchen is well equipped and a nice space for cooking, after days out enjoying the area. The property has a pool and hot tub, bikes, and nice fenced yard. It was a great stay for us to make a family vacation out of travel to the area for work, and felt like a home away from home.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your lovely review. It makes me so happy to have your stay be comfortable. Please come back again. Alexis
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
4

First impression was it's beautiful!

  • 4 of 5

We came at the perfect time of year! (September 11-17) Not too hot or overly crowded. You can't beat the price or location to beach or acrivities in Newport. The location was perfect, just a short walk down the street to the beach and overlook. The pool/hot tub and hammock is basically your own private area. Any problems we had we let Alexis know and she tried her best to remedy them right away. We all would stay here again in a heartbeat.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Matthews, NC
5

Beautiful setting to enjoy graduation weekend!

  • 5 of 5

We rented 2 of the 3 apts at Bass Rocks for my son's graduation from OCS and had an amazing time! The pool and hot tub were a hit with everyone! We stayed in and grilled steaks one night and had everything we needed right there! The house is convenient to the beach, the Cliff Walk, restaurants, and a straight shot to the Naval base! Thank you Alexis for the perfect accommodations and hospitality!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: That makes me very happy to hear! You must be so proud of your son. I am glad that Bass Rocks provided a good place to celebrate his achievement.
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Boston, MA
5

Well-appointed cottage in a fantastic location!

  • 5 of 5

I stayed at Bass Rocks Cottage for four days in July. The location is ideal -- walking distance to Second Beach and a quick drive to Thames Street in the heart of Newport. You can also get an Uber from the house into Newport. The cottage itself is very clean and well-appointed and the property is very nicely kept. The kitchen has everything you need by way of appliances and utensils and having a gas grill is an added bonus. Good air conditioning for hot nights is a welcome amenity. It was also nice to have beach chair and towels and a beach umbrella. Finally, Alexis is very responsive and answered questions quickly. I'll definitely be back next summer.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for such a nice review. It makes my day!!
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Location

Photos

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Easton's Point, Newport - Aquidneck Island

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
Convert Currency
Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Spring
19 May 2017 - 22 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
£1,033
for 3 nights
From
£306
From
£349
Fri,Sat
£1,776
£4,484
 
 
Summer
23 Jun 2017 - 4 Aug 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£2,300
for 7 nights
£2,300
£7,104
 
 
Late Summer
5 Aug 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£2,300
for 7 nights
£2,300
£7,104
 
 
Fall
2 Sep 2017 - 15 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£1,164
for 3 nights
From
£349
From
£393
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,426
£3,610
 
 
Winter
16 Oct 2017 - 31 Mar 2018
3 night minimum stay
£640
for 3 nights
From
£175
£989
£1,863
 
 
Early Spring
1 Apr 2018 - 18 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
£902
for 3 nights
From
£262
From
£306
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,426
£4,484
 
 
Spring
19 May 2018 - 22 Jun 2018
3 night minimum stay
£1,164
for 3 nights
From
£349
From
£393
Fri,Sat
£1,776
£4,484
 
 
Summer
23 Jun 2018 - 27 Jul 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£2,300
for 7 nights
£2,300
£7,104
 
 
High Summer
28 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£2,518
for 7 nights
£2,518
£7,541
 
 
Labor Day Weeend
31 Aug 2018 - 2 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£1,426
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £309.21
Cleaning Fee £115.95
Tax Rate 13.0%

Monthly" rates are actually 4 weeks with change-over day on Saturday.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
Enter dates for accurate pricing
Available
Unavailable

You might like these similar holiday rentals