Vacation Home

PRIVATE Home in CT on Belden Island

  • 8 Guests
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Bathrooms

Your Private Island in Stoney Creek, Connecticut part of the famed Thimble Islands

The Thimble Island Ferry,  Water Taxi.

There is good cell service We offer a Verizon Hot Spot*** Solar power is available. 

We have a solar array with battery and a solar charging station

WATERFRONT PERFECTION - From the moment you arrive onto this  Granite rock island, with pink granite stone walls, rolling green lawn and 4 bedrooms, featuring wood floors, bead board walls, and ceilings, wrap-a-round covered porch, sandy beach, and dock.  You can always find a comfortable spot to relax.  Our covered, wrap around porch offers options for shade and sea breezes.  This home is completely run with propane.  Reminiscent of the old days.  All original lighting and appliances run on gas.   There are 2 living rooms and a large dining table with amazing easterly views. 

We have a small propane refrigerator and a small electric refrigerator.   The double gas grill, indoor stove top and hot water run on propane as well.   We do have a gas generator and a plugs for electric devices in almost every room.   Inquire for details.  We also have a Solar battery that when managed well can give a minimum of 6-8 hours of charging time.

In Long Island Sound, a short distance off the Branford shoreline near the Pine Orchard Yacht and Country Club. Belden Island can be accessed by private watercraft, regular Thimble Island Ferry or water taxi out of Stony Creek.  We have a floating dock and gangway for easy on/off access.  


**Great Cell Reception****Verizon Hot Spot**

You may want to bring a HOT SPOT

****Solar Array with battery  ****** for charging. 

**Bring your own boat or utilize Thimble Island Ferry service, water taxi**


For a getaway like no other, visit our Private Island Home! 

This home was the filming location for A & E's "Love Prison"



Water front

Sunset w dock

Belden island close up house rock

Belden island house rocks 1

Sunset house

Belden island walkway to house side


Parking and facilities

Private Garden . Private Porch


Pets not allowed . Smoking not allowed


Deck chairs

Kitchen and dining

Gas BBQ, Cooking utensils, Grill, Kitchen stove, Oven, Refrigerator . Spices

Bathroom and laundry

Bed linen . Towel-set

Heating and cooling


Home safety

Carbon Monoxide Detector, Fire Extinguisher, First aid kit . Smoke Detector

House Rules

  • Pets not allowed

  • Smoking not allowed

Check in: 04:00 PM

Check out: 10:00 AM


0 Belden Island , Branford, United States

Directions depend if you come by Thimble Island Ferry  or by your own boat.  Parking in Stoney Creek near the Ferry or Docks is limited but available.  Branford Marina is easy access with your own boat and plenty of parking.   Boat rentals are also available at Branford Marina.

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Policy and notes


September 2023


About host

Karen Thorne

We have homes in great locations along the Eastern USA. We set up our homes with all the basics and more. We enjoy eating in, so our kitchens are ready to cook! Come settle in with your family at 1 of our vacation homes. We strive to make every stay as relaxing and enjoyable as possible.

Make our vacation home your vacation home away from home!

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