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The front porch. The porch wraps all the way around the house with a large deck in back. 4 of us on the boat. Bringing wine, food, supplies.
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Island

Antique Island House - Romantic. Quiet. Adventure.

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John

Antique Island House - Romantic. Quiet. Adventure.

8 guests
4 bedrooms
8 beds
1 bath
8 guests
4 bedrooms
8 beds
1 bath
Great location
100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.

Escape New York to this incredible getaway! Perched on a private island L'Hammock Island boasts infinite ocean views, serenity and style. Its a small island, a simple, antique house 40 miles from Manhattan, 1 mile from Connecticut.

It is a private and romantic retreat, an adventure, a trip back in time. Outside, enjoy water sports, fishing, crabbing, swimming. Inside try board games, music and books (no TV). It is quiet. Boats pass out of Norwalk Harbor about half a mile in the distance.

Amenities

Essentials
Free parking on premises
Kitchen

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed
Bedroom 3
1 double bed
Bedroom 4
5 single beds

House Rules

No smoking
No pets
Parties and events are allowed
Check-in is anytime after 12PM (noon) and check out by 12PM (noon)

Availability

5 Reviews

Accuracy
Communication
Cleanliness
Location
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Value
Annie User Profile
Annie
July 2018
John and his family were absolutely wonderful! Communication was seamless and the boat ride with John was very informative and fun! The pictures do not do the home justice. Inside it is absolutely beautiful and very clean and bright. Outside is breathtaking - we spent most of our…
Eran User Profile
Eran
July 2018
John was a great host, he waited for us when we arrived to the parking lot and gave us a ride with his small boat to the island, we came to a weekend with our friends (two families of total 8 people), and we had a great time, the kids also had an amazing experience. totally reco…
Rosalea User Profile
Rosalea
July 2018
It was a very unique experience at a beautiful home and location. Highly recommended!
Future Guest User Profile
Future Guest
July 2018
We were 5 women and 1 man (he was the only one with a boater’s license), renting John’s house Saturday night. John was very accommodating and very easy to get in contact with. He was very conversational and informative about the Norwalk islands while taking us to and from the i…
Zander User Profile
Zander
May 2018
This place is extraordinary. One of three homes on a tiny island. You can’t get far but it is very cool to be there. Swimming, boating bbqing. We went on a particularly cold weekend and I’d encourage you to bring extra layers. The house is simple, but the location is extraordinar…

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New Canaan, Connecticut, United StatesJoined in June 2012
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I'm a husband and father of four teenagers. I am a realtor in Connecticut and an Internet entrepreneur. I have been working for myself for quite some time. This listing is an antique, off-the-grid, accessible only by boat. So, as an Airbnb host I have to be fairly hands-on. I…
Response rate: 100%
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