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Beachfront Classic New England Home With Direct Views Of Long Island Sound

People12
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Separate WC's1
Space 3,500 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Beachfront, 4 Bedrooms, 3.5 Bathrooms, Sleeps 11

Graceful and sprawling 3,500 s.f. home. Large bay windowed living room with an adjacent sun porch. Ensuite master bedroom. Dining room. Large eat-in kitchen with adjoining deck. Three additional bedrooms all with ocean views. Two car garage fully equipped and charmingly furnished. The house's unique placement on a corner lot allows for the extraordinary views. A perfect quiet sun filled retreat...


Owner
Richard Greer
Member since: 2015
Speaks English, French, Spanish, Arabic
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
26 April, 2018

Why Richard Greer chose Old Saybrook

Lovely and pristine getaway, in a cherished family home for decades.

What makes this house unique

Our family fell in love with this beach front home because of its extraordinary views as well as the graceful floor plan, that is perfect for both entertaining a large group or cozy and alone. We have enjoyed many summers as well as holidays in this quiet and peaceful setting, relaxing to the sound of the waves breaking on the beach wall.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Old Saybrook in Middlesex County

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 3500 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • smoking allowed
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • 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 Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Master Bathroom en suite with master bedroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Serene white bathroom with tiled shower.
    White and blue full bath on main floor - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Sunny full bath next to the Yellow bedroom
    Powder Bathroom on main floor - Toilet , Pristine white half bath right off of the kitchen and porch.
    Full bath on second floor - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Blue and white full bathroom.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Sun Room ocean front on main floor - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Sunny ocean front room with a day bed.
    Master Bedroom ensuite. On main floor with ocean views. - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , California king size bed, bedroom has its own bathroom.
    Yellow bedroom, sunny room on main floor - 2 Single Bed , On main floor of house, charming powder yelllow bedroom
    Coral Bedroom on 2nd floor with private ocean facing deck - 1 Double Bed , Sunny, on 2nd floor with access to private ocean front deck
    Blue Bedroom on second floor - 5 Single Bed , On second floor of house, charming blue bedroom
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(36 traveller reviews)

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Beachfront Classic New England Home With Direct Views Of Long Island Sound
average rating of 4.9444447 based on 36 reviews
Chicopee
5

Outstanding!

  • 5 of 5

Great weekend! Plenty of amenities, close to the water,, very clean, everything you need. Thank you

  • Review Submitted: 22-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Phenomenal location on Long Island Sound

  • 5 of 5

Lovely, warm home, very comfy, lots of room, with spectacular views and gorgeous sunsets. We loved that everyone could hangout in the big open kitchen area while making meals and sprawl out in the large living room afterwards. Beautiful views everywhere! We also loved the walking path along the sound that was just across the street.

We were welcomed with a really thoughtful, beautiful fruit basket, beds all made up and lots of towels.

Richard was very helpful, easy to talk to and very accommodating. We had such a great time and hope to return in the future.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful house across the street from the ocean

  • 5 of 5

Recently, my husband and I wanted to spend a few days at the beach; we were fortunate to find this precious gem! When we arrived, the first thing we saw was a bottle of wine that had been set out for us. The house is spacious and immaculate. It had everything we could have asked for, from dishes and utensils, plenty of linens, and a washer and drier. From most oversized windows, we could see the beach. Although the weather was cold, we enjoyed taking short walks and coming back to the house to relax. Richard was quick to respond to our questions and very accommodating. We hope to return to the house again.

  • Review Submitted: 25-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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PA
5

Great family reunion at The Gulls

  • 5 of 5

Highly recommend The Gulls for your next stay in Old Saybrook. Everyone in our family of 8 found Richard’s home very comfortable & accommodating. We especially enjoyed watching the sun rise & sun set from the sunroom and sitting by the fireplace at night. The thoughtful fruit display upon our arrival was so very thoughtful & much appreciated. Thank you Richard for making our reunion a wonderful memory.

  • Review Submitted: 24-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful house overlooking the LI Sound with beautiful nightly sunsets over the water.

  • 5 of 5

I would highly recommend this home!

  • Review Submitted: 30-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Madison CT
5

Winter stay

  • 5 of 5

Really enjoyed our stay over the holidays. Richard was a wonderful host, the house was well equipped and warm and cozy! We loved the water views of sunrise and sunset! It was just the two of us but the house would be comfortable with a larger group too.

  • Review Submitted: 04-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Hartford
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Inn at Saybrook Point
Nearest Ferry
15 Miles
New London Ferry
Nearest Golf
0.25 Miles
Fenwich Golf Course
Nearest Train
2 Miles
Old Saybrook train station
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Interstate 95
Nearest Beach
Across the street, Fenwood Beach
Car: recommended

Historic Old Saybrook where the Connecticut River meets the Long Island Sound is a classic New England sea side community and is well known for its abundance of stately shingled homes and historic districts. Conveniently located between Boston and New York city, Old Saybrook has long been a haven of summer retreat. The historical town center features charming shops and restaurants, several historic churches and most notably The Kate (the Katherine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center) which is famous for its theatrical productions, live music performances, and classic movie showings all year long.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Old Saybrook, Connecticut

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 2018
2 Apr 2018 - 25 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
£815
for 3 nights
From
£236
£1,760
 
 
Summer 2018
26 May 2018 - 8 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£1,545
for 3 nights
From
£479
£3,462
 
 
FAll 2018
9 Sep 2018 - 1 Jan 2019
3 night minimum stay
£782
for 3 nights
£1,681
 

Additional pricing information

cleaning £107.29
Refundable Damage Deposit £357.65

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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