SEA COLONY WEST: SUNNY LAKESIDE RETREAT. NOW BOOKING 2015!

Alan Wilder

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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Bethany Beach Condo Rental Photos and Description

Condo, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4-6)

In real estate they say ''location, location, location'' and we have it in spades! Located on Teal Lake with water views from any vantage point and every window including the kitchen's. The heated pool and main Tennis Center are steps away. We're less than 3/4 of a mile from Sea Colony's private beach, close enough to walk or take advantage of Sea Colony's shuttle (in season only) that makes frequent stops by our parking lot. The town of Bethany Beach is only a mile away with it's many shops, restaurants and boardwalk along the beach. For even closer shopping and dining, the Sea Colony Marketplace is just a short walk away.

Conveniently located on the first floor level, this Veranda-style unit with wrap-around screened porch provides ideal southern exposure for striking sunrise and sunset views over the pines. Professionally redecorated, upgrades include, but not limited to: a new fireplace, Sony 40 inch flat screen TV and Nintendo Wii in the living room. Each bedroom also has a flat screen LCD TV as well as premium box springs/mattresses. Laptop users will appreciate our password protected wireless router for internet reception inside the condo or on the screened porch. Wi-Fi is provided by Sea Colony on their beach and at the westside's Freeman Fitness Center.

In addition for being known as a world class tennis and beach resort, Sea Colony West is beautifully landscaped in a quiet park-like setting with abundant shaded walking/biking paths among it's many lakes. This is a real plus during the summer's hot sunny days for those that enjoy a nice walk or run.

The private beach & tennis community features an unmatched offering of amenities including 12 pools (2 indoors), 34 tennis courts (12 Har-Tru clay & 4 indoors), two Fitness Centers (with indoor and outdoor pools, weight room, saunas, whirlpool and gym), children's programs, community shuttle, hiking and bike trails and more. Sea Colony is also ranked by Tennis Magazine as #10 out of the 50 Greatest U.S. Tennis Resorts and #13 in the world. Since the beach is private owned by Sea Colony, it is kept exceptionally clean compared to others along the Mid-Atlantic shore.

We are located less than 3 hours from Wash D.C., Baltimore, Philadelphia and New Jersey. NON-SMOKING AND NO PETS. Security deposit required. Please be aware that there is a per person badge fee charged by Sea Colony year round with the off season having the lowest fee.

**Bookings for 2014 are near end and people who advance booked for 2015 are saving money with 'early bird' 2014 rates if made prior to November 2014. Book now for 2015 to get your preferred date and save on rates!

Keywords: Condominium

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Suitability:
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
Guestbook comments from the owner
"My wife and I had a very enjoyable vacation in Sea Colony.

Your house was very nice and in a great location."
Jul 2014
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Alan Wilder

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We are working professionals from Baltimore that have been renting at Sea Colony with family on the east side for 35 years. Recently we started to try the off season and really prefer the relaxed pace. The park-like setting on the west side provides ample walking or bike riding space in a safe well maintained enviroment.

Alan Wilder purchased this condo in 2009

We fell in love with this unit with it's incredible lake view and close proximity to both the pool & tennis courts. Tucked far enough into the west side for peace and quiet, yet equidistantly close the the beach and fitness center. We feel it's among the best vacation locations in Sea Colony.

Easy access to Delmarva attractions yet less than 3 hours from Baltimore, DC or Philadelphia.

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
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Reviews

Reviews

5
based on 10 traveler reviews

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Sea Colony West: Sunny Lakeside Retreat. Now Booking 2015!
average rating of 5.0 based on 10 reviews
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Sea Colony West: Sunny Lakeside Retreat. Now Booking 2015!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p268135vb
(410) 486-9666 (Maryland, USA)
Bethany Beach Delaware
Mechanicsburg, PA
5

Wonderful time in Bethany

  • 5 of 5
Our family has stayed at Sea Colony many times, but this was the first stay at this location. We were thrilled with the location - steps to the outdoor heated pool, tram stop in the parking lot and right beside a lake. We enjoyed many mornings having breakfast on the screened-in porch beside the lake.

The condo itself was very nice - comfortable beds and well-appointed. The kitchen had everything we could have needed and there were even tons of board games, books and even some DVDs and Wii games!

It is hard to find condo owners willing to do partial-week rentals during the summer, so we REALLY appreciated being able to book a partial week. We will likely return in the future!
  • Submitted: Jun 25, 2012
  • Stayed: Jun 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: I'm always quite pleased when families take full advantage of our location, the amenities we offer as well as what Sea Colony has to offer. Thanks Rachel for the wonderful feedback.
business
Sea Colony West: Sunny Lakeside Retreat. Now Booking 2015!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p268135vb
(410) 486-9666 (Maryland, USA)
Bethany Beach Delaware
5

Relaxation at it's Best

Relaxation at it's Best
  • 5 of 5
The condo has a great view of the pond from every window. We could even hear the sound of the fountain in the pond when we went to slept at night. After being here one time we loved everything about this place so much that we need look no further for our future beach get-aways. We used the pool out the deck door daily. Walked and biked the many trails every day. There was lots of space for each of us to have alone time on the peaceful screened porch or doing a puzzle at the table or resting on the couch. We plan to come back Spring and Summer. Becky and Family
  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Sea Colony West: Sunny Lakeside Retreat. Now Booking 2015!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p268135vb
(410) 486-9666 (Maryland, USA)
Bethany Beach Delaware
Bridgewater, NJ
5

Wonderful vacation in an excellent location

  • 5 of 5
We truly enjoyed our 2-week stay in this well-kept and comfortable Sea Colony unit. The location is just footsteps away from an outdoor pool, walking path, tennis center and trolley stop. The lake view from the large screened porch is delightful and we loved relaxing out there on the beautiful outdoor furniture. The unit is well equipped and the owner is very accessible and conscientious.
  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
business
Sea Colony West: Sunny Lakeside Retreat. Now Booking 2015!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p268135vb
(410) 486-9666 (Maryland, USA)
Bethany Beach Delaware
5

Long weekend at Sea Colony

  • 5 of 5
The unit was wonderful: spacious, clean, and nicely located. The owner was very agreeable and was accommodating with our unusual request for dates. My only complaint was the requirement to purchase badges. We had friends who own homes in different parts of Bethany and ocean city, and we spent our time with them; we did not use any of the amenities at Sea Colony, yet we had to pay $40 per person upon arrival. The owner did warn us about the fee, but there was no way to opt out of the activity badges. Otherwise, it was a great experience.
  • Submitted: Jul 10, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: The reviewer is absolutely correct about the badge fee. Unfortunately it's highest during the summer. Off season it's as low as $12/person. One thing to keep in mind with the badge fee is that it also includes the parking tag and access to the beach so even if you don't use the fitness centers, pools or other amenities, it's still needed. The beach behind of Sea Colony eastside is private and maintained by Sea Colony, not public so you'll need a guest tag to get on it or the guards will ask you to relocate to one of the public beaches. Cheers.
business
Sea Colony West: Sunny Lakeside Retreat. Now Booking 2015!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p268135vb
(410) 486-9666 (Maryland, USA)
Bethany Beach Delaware
5

Just as we were told what to expect

  • 5 of 5
Delightfully clean and comfortable. Everything has been thought of. Even overcast days were a
pleasure on the fluffy cushioned screened deck couch as I absorbed book after book listening to
the fountains in the lake and enjoying the pleasant breeze.
  • Submitted: Jun 19, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Tourists without a Car
business
Sea Colony West: Sunny Lakeside Retreat. Now Booking 2015!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p268135vb
(410) 486-9666 (Maryland, USA)
Bethany Beach Delaware
5

Relaxing and quiet!

  • 5 of 5
My husband and I had a very relaxing getaway at this rental. It was very comfortable and clean. We especially liked the corner screened porch looking out on the little pond. Only a few blocks from the beach and from the town of Bethany Beach. Very nice area. We enjoyed the quietness of the area this time of year!! The owner was very helpful in facilitating our very last minute trip....thanks again. We look forward to going back to Bethany in the future, hopefully when all the amenities of this really great community are available.
  • Submitted: Oct 27, 2012
  • Stayed: Oct 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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Map

Map

Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Salsbury. MD
Nearest Ferry
20 Miles
Lewes, DE
Nearest Beach
0.6 Miles
Sea Colony (private beach)
Nearest Barpub
0.4 Miles
Summer Salts Cafe
Nearest Restaurant
0.4 Miles
Armand's Pizzeria & Grille, Turquoise Restaurant
Car: recommended

Excellent crabbing at nearby Assawoman Canal.

Ba Roos Ice Cream: new for 2014 and not to be overlooked. Located in the Sea Colony Marketplace and features the best locally made ice cream in Delaware from Hopkins Farm Creamery outside of Lewes, DE. They've been around for years but now you don't have to drive 40 minutes away to enjoy it! It's the best we've ever tasted.

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Bethany Beach Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Late Summer 2014
Aug 30 2014 - Sep 5 2014
5 night minimum stay
$235
$1,435
 
 
Early Fall 2014
Sep 6 2014 - Oct 10 2014
3 night minimum stay
$155
$950
 
 
Fall-Winter 2014
Oct 11 2014 - Dec 24 2014
3 night minimum stay
$135
$815
 
 
Early Spring 2015
Mar 28 2015 - May 15 2015
3 night minimum stay
$150
$895
 
 
Spring 2015
May 16 2015 - May 29 2015
3 night minimum stay
$170
$1,100
 
 
Late Spring 2015
May 30 2015 - Jun 12 2015
4 night minimum stay
$225
$1,375
 
 
Early Summer 2015
Jun 13 2015 - Jul 3 2015
5 night minimum stay
$250
$1,525
 
 
Summer 2015
Jul 4 2015 - Aug 21 2015
7 night minimum stay
$1,750
 
 
Late Summer 2015
Aug 22 2015 - Sep 4 2015
5 night minimum stay
$240
$1,450
 
 
Early Fall 2015
Sep 5 2015 - Oct 9 2015
3 night minimum stay
$160
$965
 
 
Fall-Winter 2015
Oct 10 2015 - Dec 24 2015
3 night minimum stay
$140
$825
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $89
Notes Stated rates are the minimum. Rates are higher in peak season during the summer.
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Amenities

Amenities

Bethany Beach Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1250 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
  • Near The Ocean
  • Resort
  • Lake
  • Lake View ...
General:
  • Iron & Board
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Free Local Calls
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Internet
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Parking ...
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Stove ...
  • Oven ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Blender
  • Ice Maker
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Dining ...
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Queen size bed in master bedroom, Twin or single beds (2) in guest bedroom, Queen size sleep sofa in living room
Entertainment:
  • Television ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • VCR
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • CD Player
  • Audio Tape Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Books ...
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • Games ...
  • Games for Kids
  • Video Library ...
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games ...
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Porch Furniture
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Tennis ...
  • Golf ...
  • Balcony
  • Tennis Court
Suitability:
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Shared Hot Tub
  • Sauna
  • Heated Pool
  • Indoor Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • restaurants
  • museums
  • health/beauty spa
  • cinemas
  • theme parks
  • churches
  • library
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • synagogues
  • bay/sound
  • forests
  • marina
  • pond
  • water parks
  • coin laundry
  • reefs
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • wildlife viewing
  • miniature golf
  • boating
  • shopping
  • horseshoes
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • sight seeing
  • shelling
  • paddle boating
Local Services & Businesses:
  • Babysitter
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • golf privileges optional
  • cycling
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • racquetball
  • freshwater fishing
  • pier fishing
  • surf fishing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • deepsea fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • snorkeling/diving
  • golf
  • surfing
  • basketball court
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
  • fishing
  • jet skiing
  • water skiing
  • swimming
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