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Rose Island Lighthouse

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent a week on the island for my wife's birthday. The 18-Acre island consists of the lighthouse, Fort Hamilton Military Barracks, and acres of bird and wildlife refuge.There are 5 rooms available for rent in the lighthouse. We rented the Keeper's Apartment on the...More

2  Thank Fishboy555
Reviewed 4 November 2017

I recently celebrated a significant (ending in zero) on Rose Island. We rented the Keepers apartment and the bedroom on the first floor. We were joined by family and friends for a total of six people. I was one of the best experiences of my...More

1  Thank GWW
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

My husband, my 13-year-old son and I spent one night at the Rose Island lighthouse. We stayed in the Barracks room and had a wonderful adventure. The island it's self is very isolated. There is no Wi-Fi,there is no electricity other than what is generated...More

2  Thank momofRJ
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

This place is not for everyone, but everyone is on the mainland. If you are adventurous and interested in history, this may be the place for you. The views are fantastic. The comfort level is better than an AMC lodge, so that’s okay for a...More

4  Thank Tautog
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

The reason I write reviews ,and f you follow me you'll see they are mostly positive be, is because when I find a place I like, I want them to flourish and be there for my next visit. What I'm afraid of here is that...More

5  Thank TAH65
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1 September 2017|
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Response from jt2looie | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately there is no heat in that room, no bathroom and no shower. The bathroom is a short walk away and the (solar) shower is near that. I don't know about bringing your own heater...contact them directly for that... More
1 June 2017|
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Response from peggytudryn | Reviewed this property |
All linens are provided including sheets, bath and beach towels, kitchen towels, table cloths and place mats. There is plenty of toilet paper. Paper towels are also provided, but if you use them frequently, bring a roll or... More
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"the Keepers apartment is the only one with complete facilities"
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"Any room is a good one. If you want to cook however, you will need the apartment or you can grill outside."
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"Second floor apartment is best"
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"If you can get it, try the innkeepers apartment! Has a shower, kitchen and bathroom inside!"
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