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Beautifully furnished 3,000 sq ft home in Downtown Mystic!

Bedrooms 4
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms, 2.5 Baths, 8 Sleeps

This professionally decorated home is only a few years old and includes everything you will need to enjoy a great vacation in Mystic. We are located within a 5 minute walk to downtown Mystic and Mystic Seaport. This private home also includes a garage, full yard with firepit, family room with a sauna, work out equipment , tv, stereo & bar. This space opens to the back yard.

5 Elm Place is a 3,000 sq ft home with 3 floors of living space that offers an open floor plan with central air. The first floor has a fully equiped granite/stainless steel kitchen which open to a dining & family room area with a flat screen tv & stereo system. Along with a half bath and laundry room there is a separate sitting room. Porches adorn the front and back.

The 2nd floor consists of a master bedroom with king size bed, flat screen tv, master bath ensuite along with 2 more bedrooms with Queen size beds and another full bath. An additional queen size air mattress is available if needed.

The Lower level walk out consist of 1 bedroom with queen size bed, another large family room with TV, excercise equipment, sauna and bar.

If our home does not have the availability for the dates you are looking for, please be sure to check out our other three vacation rentals we own "The Farmhouse Downtown Mystic" Listing # 4838645 which is our latest addition to our collection of vacation rentals and two more located only a few miles away from Mystic in a Beach Community called Groton Long Point "Summer Beach Fun" Property Listing #3556177, and "Chic Beach Retreat" Listing HA number 4469189.

If you have any questions please feel free to contact us anytime.

Thank you,

Katy and Mark

More Details

Property Manager
Mark Switalski
Member since: 2012
Speaks english
Response time
Within a few hours
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
21 April, 2018

About Mark Switalski

We love what we do and we know how to do it right! We take pride in all of our vacation rentals and accommodating our guest to make your stay enjoyable. Thank you, Katy and Mark

Guestbook comments from the manager

For an annual leadership getaway for our church, we decided to rent a vacation house for a little 'homey' feel. We were happy to find a house in Mystic this year. The house was clean and well maintained. And the pictures were accurate. The bedrooms were great size. The kitchen/dining/living room combo provided an open and spacious feel. The location was in a nice quite area of the town. The owners were very friendly and helpful. Everyone of us had a great and relaxing time. We would definitely like to return next year! Thank you so much!!
Sep 2012
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house rental in Mystic, Connecticut

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • City Centre
  • Village
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Half Bathroom -
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Outdoor Grill
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Central air conditioning, Internet, Sauna, Exercise equipment, outdoor gas grill, flat screen tvs, dvd, stereo, laundry, bar, garage


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Beautifully furnished 3,000 sq ft home in Downtown Mystic!
average rating of 4.9892473 based on 95 reviews

Beautiful home...

  • 5 of 5

8 adults (four couples) rented this home for four nights and this was the PERFECT spot for our family getaway! The home is gorgeous, spotless, and had everything we needed for our family from all the linens, great bedrooms with comfy beds, and a well appointed kitchen. Mark was wonderful to work with prior to arrival and was a wonderful host with a great suggestion for dinner for our large party! Highly recommend Frank’s Gourmet Grille!! Great entertaining home with plenty of room to enjoy time together without being too crowded ... we fell in love with Mystic (and his home) and hope to return when the weather is a bit warmer to enjoy the beautiful property and close proximity to downtown!

  • Review Submitted: 31/12/2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful house. Beautifully furnished with everything you could possibly need.

  • 5 of 5

Immaculate home in great location. Beautifully decorated and very warm and friendly. Owner Mark goes above and beyond to make your trip special and memorable. Had 8 people sleep very comfortably and had Christmas dinner there. Mark even got us a Christmas tree to put presents under! Beds are comfy, rooms are nice sized, kitchen is top of the line. You won't be disappointed.

  • Review Submitted: 27/12/2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 4 of 5

We took our mother out with her family for a big birthday getaway. It was so nice and neat, they went above and beyond in hospitality. Everything was just so and we had everything we needed It was a wonderful experience for all!

  • Review Submitted: 04/12/2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Absolutely A+++

  • 5 of 5

I stayed in this Mystic gem with my family over my wedding weekend. I wanted a place that could be central for my friends and family. I stayed at the house for 3 nights with my immediate family. It was exactly what we were hoping for....and more! The house is absolutely beautiful. The pictures don't even do it justice. The inside is immaculate, spacious, beautifully furnished and feels very comfortable and home-like. The outside of the house is awesome too! The beautiful landscaping, fire pit and outdoor seating added the perfect touches for a wonderful weekend. The bedrooms are large, plenty of space in the bathrooms and the living areas (kitchen, living room, etc) are open and spacious, too. There is so much room to hang out and be with friends/family. You can tell Mark (the owner) takes great care of the house. Everything is in tip top shape! He was an absolute pleasure to work with....he was very responsive and a really, really nice guy! When we were checking out after the weekend, my whole family got to meet Mark and we couldn't stop talking about how lucky we felt to find him and his home on Home Away! The home truly contributed to what was one of the best weekends of our lives. We wouldn't have had it any other way. If you get the chance to rent this home, do it! You will not be disappointed. Thanks, Mark!

  • Review Submitted: 05/11/2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect home for a family visiting Mystic/New England

  • 5 of 5

This property is simply amazing! Our extended family (8 total) stayed for 5 days in October 2017 for a New England getaway. The home is immaculate, is beautifully furnished, and is very spacious with 3 upstairs bedrooms, a renovated kitchen that overlooks the family room, and a large, completely furnished (bed, TV, exercise equipment, etc.) basement den, which our kids loved. The home totally compliments the seaport Mystic-vibe, but with modern renovations inside and out. It has a beautiful backyard patio with BBQ, covered terrace, hammock and firepit, and is a short 5 min walk to the downtown Mystic shops and restaurants. Mark (the property manager) is very nice, engaging and super-responsive. You won't find a better home for your Mystic visit. We are planning to stay here again for our next trip and highly recommend it!

  • Review Submitted: 02/11/2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A Perfect Reunion Retreat

  • 5 of 5

We were six "young" gals celebrating 50 years of friendship. We all met in the fall of 1967 as freshmen at a small liberal arts college for women in Massachusetts. We have enjoyed several reunions over the years in various places in New England, New Jersey and Naples, Florida. It was my turn this year to do the planning. I settled on a new spot for us, Mystic Seaport, Connecticut, and hit the jackpot with 5 Elm Place!

From the description and photos on VRBO, we knew this was a special house. Yet, we were not prepared for how spectacularly it presents in person. Upon first entering 5 Elm, one is struck by the fine furnishings and the decorator's eye for detail. At the same time, the house is inviting and very comfortable. The kitchen is spacious and well-equipped; Mark has thought of everything one might conceivably need, and more. The entire main floor is open and provides a nice area for socializing. As there were six of us, we used the leaf in the dining table and spent entire mornings sitting around it, lingering over breakfast and that extra cup of coffee.

The bedrooms worked well for us. They are beautifully appointed, each with a television, and with exceptionally comfortable beds and pillows. The bathrooms are spotless and nicely equipped, and have great showers. The linen closet has more extra towels than one could possibly use. All the linens, in general, are of high quality. One friend remarked that she felt like we were at a spa!

A favorite spot on the property is the yard. The dining area with its outdoor lighting is so welcoming. For us, the fire pit was most memorable, as the six of us sat out one evening reminiscing, laughing and enjoying out little campfire. Yes, we sang a few songs.

Thank you, Mark, for checking in with us and making sure all was going well. Congratulations on your high standards of maintenance. We honestly felt as though the house had been built just before our arrival. Finally, it was unanimous among the group that 5 Elm Place had certainly earned a return reunion visit. See you next year!

  • Review Submitted: 20/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Providence Green Airport
Nearest Ferry
13 Miles
New London
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Mystic Depot
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Other Activities:

Top Thing to do in City:

* Mystic Seaport & Aquarium.

* Argia Mystic Voyager Cruises.

* Mystic Arts Center.

* Mystic River Bascule Bridge.

* Charles W Morgan Whaler Ship and Amistad.

Top Thing to do in Budget:.....

Top Thing to do in Family:

* Mystic Aquarium Institute for Exploration.

* Mystic Seaport.

* Mystic Village.

* Pequotsepos Nature Center.

* BF Clyde Cider Mills.

Mystic Seaport, Mystic Aquarium, Downtown Historic Mystic and Mystic River Bascule Bridge, Charles W. Morgan Whaler Ship, Argia Cruises, Amistad, Denison Pequot Nature Center, Mystic Art Center, Olde Mistick Village, casinos, kayaking


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday house in Mystic, Connecticut

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Holiday/Peak Season
1 Jun 2018 - 3 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee AU$260.76
Property Damage Protection AU$76.92

Nightly Rate: $400 - $650
Weekly Rate: $2675 - $4000

Monthly Rate: $0 - $0

Rates Based upon number of people and lenght of stay, non-peak and peak holiday season rates. 3 night minimum stay. 400-550 per night.
Holidays and peak season 550 per night or 3700 for week
Off season 400 per night or 2675 for week
Standard rate 500 per night or 3400 per week

Manager's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the manager or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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