Boasting tons of charm and a prime seaside location, this historic, dog-friendly Newburyport vacation rental has everything you'd need for a perfect holiday. Close to area eateries as well as the sea, this two-bedroom home is ideal for two couples seeking refuge from big city life.
Perfectly located a short, one-mile stroll to downtown Newburyport , this New England home blends the peace and tranquility of the water with the convenience of being close to eateries, shops, and area art galleries.
Decorated with original paintings of local scenery and artifacts from around the world, this antique, circa 1730 Georgian-style home will welcome you for a relaxing getaway and inspire your artistic side.
The first floor is open concept and brightly lit with natural light streaming in from the wall of windows and skylights above. Step out through the oversized sliding glass doors to the breathtaking view of Joppa Flatts, right at your doorstep. Enjoy the sunrise with your morning coffee on the spacious deck or heat up the grill for a surf and turf dinner the Massachusetts way.
The living room has a comfortable couch and chair facing the water and a second sitting area with a couch and chair around a lovely gas fireplace for cozy winter nights in. Watch your favorite show on the flatscreen TV or choose one of the many books from the eclectic assortment displayed and lose yourself in the quietness of this home.
The living room flows into a dining area with a beautiful, rustic-styled dining table with chairs for four. Around the corner is a full kitchen offering stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, and all the necessary accoutrements you would need to prepare a wonderful meal.
There is also a comfortable desk and chair area should you need to check email (WiFi is free here). Down the hall is a small laundry room with a washer and dryer for your convenience. One dog is also welcome with an additional fee.
This home offers two bedrooms on the second floor. The master bedroom boasts a queen bed overlooking the water, a large collection of books, and a classic leather chair. The focal point of the room is an original fireplace dating back 300 years, adorned with a beautiful wooden African balafon, just one of the many pieces of decor unique to this home. The second bedroom has a full bed and antique furniture. The two bedrooms share a common full bathroom and this home can sleep four comfortably.
Bring your easel and charcoals and let your creativity flow in the open loft! The warmth of this home and hearing the water outside your window will certainly inspire you. And don't forget to bring your kayak or paddle board for excursions on the water.
Downtown Newburyport offers a wide assortment of eateries, shops and galleries for a day or night stroll. Try the fresh oysters and crudo menu at the inventive restaurant Brine, a glass of wine at the new bar/restaurant Poynt, or traditional New England seafood on the water at Michael's. Travel in the other direction to Plum Island! Meander through the Parker River National Wildlife Refuge or the Sandy Point State Reservation. Don't forget to end you day at the iconic Plum Island Grille.
Historic with tons of amenities, this lovely New England vacation rental is the perfect home away from home to ease your troubles away!