HISTORIC BEACH COTTAGE, IN HEART OF TOWN. WALK TO 2ND STREET

Jill Forbes

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Sleeps9
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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HISTORIC BEACH COTTAGE, IN HEART OF TOWN. WALK TO 2ND STREET

Lewes House Rental Photos and Description

House, 4 Bedrooms, 2 Baths (Sleeps 8-9)Three night minimum

Welcome to the First town in the First State. The Dutch seamen landed here in 1631 and two blocks from the house is the Zwaanendael Museum to commemorate that landing. Located where the Delaware Bay meets the Atlantic Ocean, you can enjoy both bay and ocean beaches and the Lewes Rehoboth canal, which allows for access to the bay or ocean for fishing. Many of the homes in Lewes are from the 18th and 19th century and have been restored. The Historic Society created and maintains the well known Shipcarpenter Square, which has houses that have been moved from their original location and restored.

The Canal Front Park, dedicated in 2009, offers a 23 slip marina, waterfront boardwalk, Village Green, children's playground, kayak and canoe launch fishing pier, and performing arts gazebo. Explore the State Park trails and wildlife and escape to the Lewes Beach for a wonderful retreat, with parking and shower/restroom facilities for your convenience.

This home was built in 1907 and has been renovated several times. Enjoy the wrap around front porch and the back deck that overlooks the 'Secret Garden' and pond. This spacious 4 bedroom and 2 bath house has great charm. Enjoy the outdoor shower after a long day at the beach and cookout under the tiki torches and listen to the pond as you unwind. Walk to Lloyds Market, just one block away. This market is a mainstay in Lewes and has everything you need without ever having to move your car. Walk to 2nd street for great shopping, restaurants, entertainment, and the coffee and ice cream shop. Located just one mile to the beach and 2 miles to Rehoboth and the Tax Free Outlets.

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Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Jill Forbes (Property Manager)
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Guestbook comments from the manager

What a wonderful place for us to celebrate my parents 80th bdays with extended family and friends. We loved the porch to watch people walk by and drink our coffee. House well laid out and we had some little ones with us and so appreciated the highchair and kids games and toys in the large steamer trunk. Thank you for the use of the bike to ride to Lloyds grocery! the outdoor shower was nice to be able to have three of us showering at once after a day at the beach.
Apr 2013
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Sleeps9
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights
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Reviews

Reviews

Historic Beach Cottage, in Heart of Town. Walk to 2nd street
average rating of 5.0 based on 2 reviews
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Historic Beach Cottage, in Heart of Town. Walk to 2nd street
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p977928
+1 800 768-2289
Lewes Delaware
Anchorage
5

Picturebook house

  • 5 of 5
I stayed in this house for 3 days with my sister, her son and his 2 daughters. It was charming in every way. The rooms are spacious, but adorable, with lovely antiques, quilts, and unique details throughout. Its location is perfect, being as it is within walking distance of shops, grocery stores, parks, churches, restaurants.... well, pretty much everything. We found the kitchen solidly stocked with utensils for cooking (and storing left-over restaurant meals.) Everything was spotless, indeed the cleaning team was just departing when we arrived. The secret garden with its waterfall fountain added old-world charm as well as the perfect hangout for the kids. I would recommend this property to all those seeking style as well as comfort in the heart of old town Lewes.
  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2012
  • Stayed: Sep 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Historic Beach Cottage, in Heart of Town. Walk to 2nd street
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p977928
+1 800 768-2289
Lewes Delaware
Canton, PA
5

Happy Grandma

  • 5 of 5
We stayed in this home in 2011 and it was awesome! We had a wonderful time playing cards in the beautiful secret garden. Everything we needed was at hand in the kitchen! It was very quiet, comfy sleeping..We enjoyed time at the house, Cape Henelopen and Dewey Beach. Since we were there the end of Sept. we found Rehobeth beach to be our favorite since we could park free, shop and eat right there. The beach at Rehobeth was very uncrowded and family friendly at that time of year. Lewes beach was also very nice, but had to pay to park everytime we went We went to the outlets and had a good time. Also enjoyed the local shops, including a quilt shop! We didn't really find a favorite restaurant-Crabby Dicks does give you great popcorn while you wait, and is a fun experience,even though the food was fine but not outstanding.We would love to return to this property, and would HIGHLY recommend it to anyone seeking a quiet, peaceful, fun time at the beach. We also had a good time visiting nearby Nassau Valley Winery and learning what wines go with various foods and why.
  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2012
  • Stayed: Sep 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children
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2 Miles from Rehoboth, 2.5 Hours from Dc, 2 Hrs from Philly.

less than one mile from Ocean and Cape Henlopen State Park. Walking distance to 2nd Street and all restaurants and shops. 2 miles for Tax Free Outlet Shopping.

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Availability & Rates

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Lewes House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
End Summer/Fall 2014
Aug 31 2014 - Sep 13 2014
3 night minimum stay
$225
$1,200
 
 
Fall/Winter 2014
Sep 14 2014 - Dec 20 2014
3 night minimum stay
$225
$1,050
 

Additional information about rental rates

Non-rfnd processing fee $50 + Tax
Non-rfnd accidental fee $50 + Tax
Tax Rate 5.0%
Notes 3 nite minimum in off season, please call
Dec 29 2013-May 24, 2014 1000$/week
May 24-June 7, 2014 1050$/week
June 7-June 21, 2014 1200$/week
June 21-28, 2014 1500$/week
June 28-July 5, 2014 1775$/week
July 5-August 16, 2014 1925$/week
August 16-August 23, 2014 1700$/week
Aug 23-Aug 30, 2014 1375$/week
August 30-Sept 13,2014 1200$/week
Sept 13 2014-Jan 3,2015 1050$/week


AX,VI,MC,DS all accepted
payments are made through Prudential Gallo Rental Department. The contact phone is 1-302-645-6697. They handle payments, deposits, pick up and drop off of keys and any issues while vacationing at our home. There is an emergency after hours number available as well, should you need assistance.
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Amenities

Amenities

Lewes House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
General:
  • Parking
  • Living Room
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Free Long Distance
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Internet
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating ...
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Oven
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Ice Maker
  • Stove ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Kitchen ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Dining ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • seating for 9 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Full 1 - toilet , shower
    Full 2 - toilet , shower
  • i-shower avail in downstairs bathroom for you to play your music on I-pad or I-phone via waterproof modem. Large upstairs bath with seperate vanity for additional room to spread out
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Downstairs on 1st floor
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Upstairs
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , Great for children or push together to make double bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double , Upstairs
  • Queen Bed;Double Bed; Twin/Single Bed; Crib:port-a-crib;and air matresses available
Entertainment:
  • Stereo
  • CD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library
  • DVD Player
  • Television ...
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Wood Deck
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • children welcome ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • churches
  • library
  • playground
  • water parks
  • restaurants
  • bay/sound
  • marina
  • pond
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • sight seeing
  • antiquing
  • walking
  • bird watching
  • miniature golf
  • boating
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • wildlife viewing
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
Local Services & Businesses:
  • medical services
  • massage therapist
  • Babysitter
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • parasailing
  • kayaking
  • snorkeling/diving
  • pier fishing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • deepsea fishing
  • roller blading
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • sailing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • wind-surfing
  • water skiing
  • mountain biking
  • surfing
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