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Amazing Waterfront Views - 4 Bed, 3 Bath Bristol House On Narragansett Bay

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Space 204 m²
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Waterfront, 4 Beds, 3 Full Baths With Full Kitchen, A/C Washer & Dryer, Wifi

Waterfront! Newly renovated 4 bedroom, 3 bath home located on right on the shores of Narragansett Bay, adjacent to a small marina. Water views from every window, two decks. Fully applianced kitchen, washer & dryer, AC, Wi-Fi, Cable TV, Jaccuzzi in master bath, gas grill. Tiny shoreline private beach. Moorings and dock space also available. Peacock Alley House is a short 2-block walk to downtown restaurants, boutiques, art galleries and other amenities and attractions. Bike and kayak rentals are available within walking distance. Bristol is home to Roger Williams University and has an eclectic and diverse population.


Property Manager
Dana Clough
Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Response time
Within a day
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
10 December, 2017

About Dana Clough

The Herreshoff Marine Museum is dedicated to the education of the public through presentations of the historic, innovative designs of the Herreshoff Manufacturing Company, Bristol’s great, internationally acclaimed 19th & 20th century yacht design company. The Herreshoff firm produced some of the fastest & most beautifully designed wooden yachts of their day and were responsible for some of the most celebrated yachts in America’s Cup history. Today we celebrate excellence in design, innovation, education, and technologyum

Why Dana Clough chose Bristol

"Peacock Alley" was the area of the Herreshoff Boatyard where the great America's Cup yachts of the late 19th and early 20th century - the "peacocks" - were hauled out of the water and repaired. When the Museum had the opportunity to buy the house that now occupies that particular spot, we jumped at it, and the Peacock Alley House was born.

What makes this house unique

Peacock Alley at the Herreshoff Museum is RIGHT on the water - the views are amazing! Sailing, kayaking, fishing, boating and watersports are literally just yards away...as is mooring or dock space for your boat. The restaurants, shops and amenities of downtown Bristol are a short two block walk away, so throw your car keys in your suitcase, you won't be needing them. There is a weekly Farmers Market at nearby Mt Hope Farm, and the 18 mile long East Bay Bike Path starts right in the center of town. A gorgeous little un-touristy, old fashioned New England town that is steeped in history, Bristol is only 20 minutes away from the excitements of Newport and Providence.

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house rental in Bristol, Rhode Island

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 204 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath with shower , shower enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower enclosure , jacuzzi
  • 3 Full baths, Master bath with Jacuzzi, Second bath with tub and shower, third bath with shower only
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 extra lg. double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 single bed
  • 4 Bedrooms: Master suite with King bed, guest bedroom with queen bed, guest bedroom with two twin beds, guest bedroom with fold-out queen couch
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • long term rentals available
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Adjacent to the PAH is the museums' venue tent which is sometimes used on weekends for weddings. Therefore guests are asked to keep drive way clear for access.

Reviews

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average rating of 5.0 based on 13 reviews
5

Beautiful home and stunning water views

  • 5 of 5

We rented Peacock alley for our wedding weekend at the Hereschoff marine museum and we could not have asked for a more perfect stay. The house is right next to the wedding venue, making it an easy place for our families to gather and prepare for the wedding day. The house itself was beautiful and spacious, with views overlooking the bay. The communication and check-in process was seamless and accommodating. Thank you for helping contribute to such a memorable weekend and we hope we can return for a future stay!

  • Review Submitted: 14/06/2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We enjoyed having you with us and you are welcome back any time. We are so happy that the weather cooperated to make this the fabulous wedding weekend you wished for.
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5

This was by far the best house I ever rented! The location was perfect

  • 5 of 5

Clean house, nice furniture, kitchen well stocked, nice linens, great views, walk to town, just perfect!

  • Review Submitted: 14/09/2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful property

  • 5 of 5

This house is fabulous! The location can't be beat; it is right on Bristol harbor and close to town. The house is roomy enough for 8 people. It is clean and uncluttered. You won't be disappointed!!

  • Review Submitted: 22/07/2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful Stay In Bristol

  • 5 of 5

The property is full of light, space and fantastic views of Bristol Harbor. Our party was 6 adults plus children and we found the home both clean and very well appointed with linens, equipment and space. There is plenty of room to be together on the main floor and also for privacy in different areas. We were all treated like VIP guests by the Herreshoff Museum staff and were able to sail from the Museum floating docks which was a real treat. The home is within easy walking distance of the town, shops, restaurants and a great playground at the elementary school. It was perfect for our reunion/graduation three day weekend over Memorial Day this year.

Thank you to Elisabeth and everyone who made our special weekend possible!

  • Review Submitted: 31/05/2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful place to stay, highly recommend!

  • 5 of 5

What a beautiful place to stay, our daughter got married on the pier and had her reception at the Herreshoff museum, it was the perfect place to stay. Elisabeth Lavers was great to deal with and very helpful. The house was so beautiful, very clean and very well equipped with everything we needed. The view was spectacular! We had an excellent time!!!

  • Review Submitted: 18/09/2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for staying with us and we loved having your daughter's most beautiful wedding here at the Museum Elisabeth Lavers
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Peacock Alley House---Bristol RI. A Winner!!!!

  • 5 of 5

We rented the home for our daughters wedding this past weekend and found the home to be beautiful --- the views are spectacular. Our out of state relatives were impressed and spoke about scheduling a future rental to come back to RI. Everyone was also impressed with the quaint Bristol community.

  • Review Submitted: 05/09/2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
TF Green Airport, Providence RI
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
The Lobster Pot
Nearest Ferry
0.5 Miles
Prudence Island
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Montaup Country Club, Portsmouth, RI
Nearest Train
20 Miles
Amtrak, Providence
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
I-195
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
The Lobster Pot
Nearest Beach
5 Miles
Bristol Town Beach, Colt State Park

The Peacock Alley House at Herreshoff Museum is located in historic Bristol, RI, a charming iconic tree-lined Colonial boatbuilding town, and nationally known as the home to America's oldest continuously running July 4 parade. The entire downtown area in which Peacock Alley is located is a National Register Historic District, and is filled with Colonial and Federal era homes, big trees, quirky boutiques and galleries and unique off-the-beaten path experiences. Local attractions include the Herreshoff Museum, Blithewold Mansion and Arboretum, Linden Place Museum, Mt. Hope Farm, The Audobon Society Preserve, Haffenreffer Museum, Colt State Park, Prudence Island, Roger Williams University and the nearby town of Newport, aka the sailing capital of the world.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday house in Bristol, Rhode Island

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer 2018
23 May 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
4 night minimum stay
AU$1,129
AU$5,977
AU$21,253
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
AU$996
AU$5,313
AU$18,596
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee AU$332.07 + Tax
Refundable Damage Deposit AU$1,328.3
Tax Rate 8.0%

There is a fee of $50 for lost key which will be deducted from the damage protection.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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