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Serene Gambrel Cottage

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


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 few hours
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
21 July, 2018

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 Block 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.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage rental in Block Island

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2400 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Water View ...
  • Family
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 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


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


  • 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: 11/09/2015
  • Date of Stay: August 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fairfield, CT

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: 05/08/2015
  • Date of Stay: August 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
28 Miles
TF Green Airport, Providence, RI
Nearest Beach
4.5 Miles
Scotch Beach


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday cottage in Block Island

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
summer 2018
23 Jun 2018 - 8 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Housekeeping Fee/week AU$168.5
Refundable Damage Deposit AU$674

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

  • No refunds for cancellations made after payment is made
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