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Serene Gambrel Cottage

People5
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 2,400 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Three Bedrooms provides sleeping for five!

This quaint historic-reproduction gambrel house has large open plan layout. On the first floor there is a large eat-in kitchen/dining room with fireplace and large living area with fireplace. In addition, there is a bed room off the living room with a pull-out single bed and full bathroom with stall shower. On the second floor two bedrooms (one with two twin beds and the other with a queen) are connected by Jack and Jill bathroom. With sweeping views over the large pond, the sunsets are spectacular and the night sky is amazing! The house is equipped with an outdoor shower, grill, picnic table and benches. All that you need to bring are linens for the beds and towels!

*Check-in 4:00 p.m.

Check out 11:00 a.m.

**Please be sure to book your car reservation on the ferry as soon as possible to ensure you have your car on the ferry! Here is the link for the Block Island Ferry:

More Details

Property Manager
Laura Loew
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
15 June, 2017

About Laura Loew

Originally from NJ, we started to come to Block Island in the 1950's! We loved it so much we decided to buy a house on Block Island where we could retire and know our children and grandchildren would love to come visit! We have lived here ever since!

Laura Loew purchased this cottage in 1994

Why Laura Loew chose Rhode Island

We built the cottage as a second home on Block Island so our expanding family could visit!

What makes this cottage unique

This home was designed by my husband who has a love for quaint historic homes. He patterned it after a well-know home on the island called Smilin' Through! He fashioned every door and the kitchen cabinetry in the house himself and made many of the pieces of furniture as well.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Block Island in Washington County

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Full bath is located on the first floor off the livingroom
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure , Jack and Jill located on second floor
  • You must provide your own bath towels and beach towels.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , The bed room on the first floor has a single sleep sofa
  • Pillows are on each bed. Blankets are provided. You must bring your own bed linens.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • Shopping
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • Kayaking
  • sailing
  • diving
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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(2 traveller reviews)

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Serene Gambrel Cottage
average rating of 5.0 based on 2 reviews
Sudbury, MA
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Lovely!!

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay on Block Island. The house is on the south west side of the island, so you're away from the major tourist area, but still close enough to go out to dinner in town. There was plenty of private space outside to relax, let the kids play and run around, and have a dinner at the picnic table. The house is cozy and comfortable.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 11, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Private Oasis

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in this house for one week last summer and loved it! We tried to rent it again this year but our schedules did not match up. The house is cozy and warm but spacious and the artwork is amazing. We have three young children and felt comfortable that there was no immediate threat of traffic. We could let them run around while we enjoyed a cocktail outside. The downstairs reading nook acted as a 3rd bedroom for us and a Pack N Play fit in there nicely for our two year old. The owners were on the property, across a large field/front lawn, and were very respectful of our privacy. Be sure to walk to the nearby beach for amazing sunsets!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 5, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

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"The best for traditional local seafood dishes! And fabulous clam chowder! And they have a se..."
The Oar
"The best spot for fun food (burgers, fried chicken, sushi) and the best mudslides! And they ..."
Manisses Restaurant
Rodman's Hollow
Andy's Way
"Nice spot for clamming! But don't forget to get your clamming license!"
Island Free Library
"One of the best little libraries I have ever been to!"
Poor People's Pub
"Poor People's Pub has the great food in a casual setting!!!"
Winfield's Restaurant
"This restaurant has fabulous food! The decor is tavern-like with white table cloths. They ha..."
Block Island Club
"This is great for kids activities where they can learn arts and crafts and sailing, swimming..."
Farmers Market
"The Farmer's Market on Block Island has many local artisans' crafts and art for sale in addi..."
Mohegan Cafe & Brewery
"Great restaurant right across from the ferry! They have air conditioning!"
Juice n Java Coffee House -- CLOSED
"The best coffee on the island and fabulous breakfast items including juices, smoothies and f..."
The Painted Rock
McGoverns Yellow Kittens
"Great music and dancing!"
Old Post Office Bagel Shop
"Great bagels and lunch food for on the go! We take bagel sandwiches, wraps, salads and the b..."
New England Airlines
"Get on and off the island easily!"
The Beachead
"Beautiful views of the ocean right from the deck! And great food!"
Glass Onion
"Great little store packed full of great apparel, jewelry, accessories and home goods!"
Vail Beach
"Great escape to a less-crowded beach!"
Justin's Farm and Garden
"My kids have been coming here for 23 years! It has grown to one of the most amazing petting ..."
Nearest Airport
28 Miles
TF Green Airport, Providence, RI
Nearest Beach
4.5 Miles
Scotch Beach

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Block Island, USA

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
off season
20 Jan 2017 - 23 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,967
for 7 nights
£1,967
 
 
Summer 2017
24 Jun 2017 - 9 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£2,434
for 7 nights
£2,434
 
 
Standard 2017
10 Sep 2017 - 22 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,967
for 7 nights
£1,967
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£1,967
for 7 nights
£1,967
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £386.51
Housekeeping Fee £96.63
Tax Rate 8.0%

We require a NON-refundable 50% deposit due upon booking. The balance plus $500 damage protection deposit plus $125 cleaning fee and 8% state tax is due 30 days before rental. We prefer payments to be made via personal check. Damage deposit shall be refunded within one week after your departure. Please make sure to book your vehicle on the ferry ASAP! Ferry reservations open January 1st! Don't wait!

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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