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NEW! Historic Home w/ Large Yard Near Dwtn Essex!

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2 bedrooms, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
2 bedrooms, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Flat-screen TV
2 bedrooms, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Flat-screen TV

Overview of NEW! Historic Home w/ Large Yard Near Dwtn Essex!

Entire home

NEW! Historic Home w/ Large Yard Near Dwtn Essex!

5.0/5 Exceptional

Entire home

2 bedrooms2 bathroomsSleeps 4

Popular amenities

  • Kitchen
  • Pet friendly
  • Free WiFi
  • Washer
  • Air conditioning
  • Dryer
Essex, CT

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationHole-in-the-Wall Beach16 min drive
  • Popular LocationHammonasset Beach State Park17 min drive
  • Popular LocationRocky Neck State Park17 min drive
  • AirportNew Haven, CT (HVN-Tweed - New Haven Regional)37 min drive

About this property

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You'll have the entire home to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

NEW! Historic Home w/ Large Yard Near Dwtn Essex!

Brimming with small-town charm, Essex should be the next stop on your bucket list! This inviting 2-bedroom, 1.5-bathroom vacation rental is loaded with country charm as well as a fully equipped kitchen and outdoor living space, making it the perfect home base for your next coastal getaway. Spend your days riding the famous steam train or hiking the scenic trails at a nearby state park, followed by evenings exploring the abundance of local shops, eateries, and attractions that make up Essex.


Central Location | Pets Welcome | 1,400 Sq Ft

Plan your next escape to this charming 2-story Cape Cod-style abode, boasting all the comforts of home as well as close proximity to downtown Essex, beaches, state parks, and local attractions.

Bedroom 1: Queen Bed | Bedroom 2: Twin Daybed w/ Twin Trundle

OUTDOOR LIVING: Patio, outdoor furniture, large yard
INDOOR LIVING: 2 flat-screen cable TVs, 4-person dining table, decorative fireplace, hardwood floors
KITCHEN: Fully equipped, dishwasher, cooking basics, Keurig coffee maker, dishware/flatware
GENERAL: Free WiFi, washer/dryer, laundry detergent, linens/towels, window- unit A/C & heating, complimentary toiletries
FAQ: 4 steps required to enter, bedrooms on second floor
PARKING: Driveway (2 vehicles)


THINGS TO SEE & DO: Essex Steam Train (0.4 miles), Connecticut Valley Railroad State Park (0.4 miles), Connecticut River Museum (1.0 miles), Ivoryton Playhouse (2.3 miles), Florence Griswold Museum (5.9 miles), Gillette Castle (15.1 miles), Harkness Memorial State Park (21.2 miles), Mystic Aquarium (27.5 miles), Yale University (31.9 miles)
OUTDOOR FUN: Sunset Pond (across street), Islander Sport Fishing Charters (4.4 miles), Harveys Beach (7.9 miles), Rocky Neck State Park (10.6 miles), Chatfield Hollow State Park (11.6 miles), Hammonasset Beach State Park (13.7 miles), Gillette Castle State Park (14.8 miles), Devil's Hopyard State Park (18.7 miles), Wadsworth Falls State Park (22.5 miles), HighFlyer Zipline at Foxwoods (33.9 miles)
GOLF: Fenwick Golf Course (7.7 miles), Fox Hopyard Golf Club (13.8 miles), Cedar Ridge Golf Course (14.5 miles), Black Birch Golf Course (16.0 miles)
AIRPORT: Bradley International Airport (51.5 miles)


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- No smoking
- Pet friendly with a $50 fee (+ fees & taxes, must be crate-trained)
- No events, parties, or large gatherings
- Must be at least 25 years old to book
- Additional fees and taxes may apply
- Photo ID may be required upon check-in
- NOTE: This property requires stairs and both bedrooms are located on the second floor; therefore this property may be difficult for guests with limited mobility

Property manager

Speaks English, French, German, Spanish

About this area


This vacation home is located in Essex. Connecticut Valley Railroad State Park and Connecticut Valley Railroad State Park Trail are local landmarks, and some of the area's attractions include Essex Steam Train and Childrens Museum of Southeastern Connecticut. Traveling with kids? Consider Dinosaur Place at Nature's Art, or check out an event or a game at Waterford Speedbowl. Discover the area's water adventures with motor boating nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with hiking.

What's nearby

  • Essex Steam Train - 6 min walk
  • Essex Library - 6 min walk
  • Hole-in-the-Wall Beach - 16 min drive
  • Hammonasset Beach State Park - 17 min drive
  • Rocky Neck State Park - 17 min drive

Getting around

  • Old Saybrook Station - 6 min drive
  • Bradley Intl. Airport (BDL) - 54 min drive