Directions from the North

These are the directions for approaching from points north.

Q: How far is it to the house from...?

A: Here are some example driving times;

Providence Airport - 45 min.

Boston - 2 hours

NYC - 3 hours

Mystic, Newport and Foxwoods - about 30 min.

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Directions From Boston Area and points north

Way to Shady Harbor Vacation Rental

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Take the I-93 SOUTH/MASS. TURNPIKE/FITZGERALD EXPWY ramp towards POINTS WEST & SOUTH.

Keep LEFT at the fork in the ramp.

Merge onto US-1 S/CENTRAL ARTERY/FITZGERALD EXPWY.

US-1 S/CENTRAL ARTERY/FITZGERALD EXPWY becomes US-1 S/I-93 S/MA-3 S. 

US-1 S/I-93 S/MA-3 S becomes US-1 S/I-93 S/SOUTHEAST EXPWY.

US-1 S/I-93 S/SOUTHEAST EXPWY becomes US-1 S/I-93 S/MA-3 S.

Take US-1 S/I-93 S towards DEDHAM(I-95)/PROVIDENCE.

Merge onto US-1 S/I-93 S.

Take the I-95 SOUTH exit, exit number 1, towards PROVIDENCE RI.

Merge onto I-95 S.

I-95 S becomes I-95 S/US-1 S.

Stay straight to go onto I-95 S.

Take the RI-3 exit, exit number 1, towards HOPKINTON/WESTERLY.

Keep RIGHT at the fork in the ramp.

Merge onto RI - 3 / MAIN ST.

Stay straight to go onto RI - 3 / MAIN ST. which later becomes RI - 3 /AHSAWAY RD. (go about 4.5 miles)

Turn LEFT to take the RI-78 EAST ramp.

Merge onto CT-78 E.

CT-78 E becomes RI-78 E/WESTERLY By-Pass stay on until traffic light (little more than 4 miles)

Turn LEFT onto POST RD/US-1 N at traffic light and go about 4.5 miles

After entering the town of Charlestown,

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Turn RIGHT onto SHADY HARBOR DR. which is the third right after "Welcome to Charlestown" Sign where there is now a stop light at Warren Road

Turn LEFT onto HILLCREST DR.

Which turns into LOU AVE and goes to the right 

Turn LEFT onto ARNOLD ST.

Turn LEFT onto SHIRLEY DR to second house on left

Shady Harbor Map