Herons View just won 'Best of the Beach 2013' as voted on by our guests on the Delmarva Beach Boomers website!
Just across the bay from the New Jersey Shore sits the pristine beaches of Delaware. The Cape May-Lewes Ferry offers a scenic way to begin your vacation in Fenwick Island, Delaware.
Welcome to slower, lower Delaware and Herons View - off the beaten path yet so close to it all.
Located just 2 miles west of the beach and an easy 2.5 hour drive from Baltimore, Philadelphia, and Washington DC, Herons View at Mallard Lakes in Fenwick Island, DE, is your home away from home at the beach.
Mallard Lakes is a shore town community with all the amenities you are looking for. Safe, family friendly and close to it all, Herons View is your home base for exploring all there is to enjoy in Delaware and Maryland.
NO ADDITIONAL AMENITIES FEE! We include a complimentary amenities pass with your rental.
Mallard Lakes is brimming with complimentary amenities - 2 pools, each with a children's shallow end, plus an inviting hot tub. Free WiFi included at both pool areas, as well as in the townhome. Our scenic community also includes 5 lakes - 2 tidal and 3 freshwater. Bring your kayak or canoe and paddle away. Play tennis, basketball, beach volleyball and shuffleboard. Your children can safely ride their bikes or play on our 2 playgrounds while you stroll the walking trails and rest at the lovely gazebo overlooking the largest lake.
Ride the tram or stroll on the 3 mile long Ocean City, MD, boardwalk, just minutes away. Rehoboth Beach and it's boardwalk are just minutes north. Known for it's inexpensive kiddie rides (most just 50 cents each!) , funky shops and restaurants, Rehoboth Beach will delight everyone in your family.
Assateague Island National Seashore and its famous wild ponies are just a short drive from Herons View.
Hungry? Check out the coastal cuisine at nearby Harpoon Hannah's, Seacrets and dozens of other restaurants.
From nature preserves to kayaking, bird watching to nature cruises, art galleries to biking, Slower Lower Delaware has it all.
Nature lovers can explore the Assawoman Wildlife Refuge, James Farm Ecological Preserve and Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuge.
Looking for watersports? We have them all - parasailing, windsurfing, bay and surf fishing, pontoon boats, jet skis, and the newest craze - stand up paddleboarding, all within minutes of Herons View.
Explore the Delaware Wine & Ale Trail where you can tour local wineries and breweries, complete with samples of course! Stroll just across the street from Herons View to visit the vineyard of Fenwick Wine Cellars and sample their delicious local wines.
Enjoy outdoor performances under the stars at the Freeman Stage, a half mile from Herons View - enjoy music, children's shows, theater, opera, oldies bands, and symphony orchestras. Most shows are free!
Bargain hunting? Visit the Outlet Shops in Ocean City and tax free Rehoboth Beach (both locations open year round )
Interested in Mid-Atlantic shipwrecks? Peruse our map and coffee table book on the subject, then visit the nearby FREE Discover Sea Shipwreck Museum, less than 10 minutes away.
Enjoy world class performances with stars like David Copperfield and Bill Cosby and Broadway style productions like Hairspray at Broadway in Salisbury.
Additional Amenities: 3 Season Sun Room - sun drenched relaxation overlooking the lake with central air conditioning and heat , patio table with seating for 4, comfy futon, ceiling fan and that fabulous lake view!
Additional Kitchen Features - Disposal , beadboard cabinetry, beadboard wainscoting , under cabinet puck lighting , tile floor, full complement of cookware, serving platters, flatware, stemware and dinnerware, insulated cooler and freezer packs for those days at the beach.
For the little ones, a Pack -n- Play with a bassinet adapter and a high chair are provided for your use.
Call now for immediate booking 610-966-0167