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Canal Front with Deck, Dock - 7th House to the Beach - Wifi - 4 Bedroom House

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Space 2,150 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

4 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, Outside shower, Sleeps 10. Beds; 3 Queen, 2 Single, 1 Queen

Our Calendar is always up to date so click 'Book it Now' when ready! Now booking 2018 season! South Bethany Beach at its best! On the canal yet the 7th house from the beach. New refrigerator & dishwasher in 2016. New exterior paint in 2015. New HVAC in 2015. Re-Decorated for 2013 including new paint throughout! Re-painted deck & dock too. The beach has been completely replenished year and wider than ever. Not a condo, but a private single family home on the canal with dock and deck in the rear. Off-street parking for four. The beach is straight out the front door 1 1/4 blocks away. We are the seventh house from the Atlantic Ocean yet on a canal to the bay on the bay side of coastal highway. Near Fenwick, Dewey Beach, Rehoboth Beach, & Ocean City. Walk to the shops of York Beach for McCabe's Market, Misaki Sushi, Grotto's Pizza and more. Bring your boat to our 32' dock or rent one. Crab & fish from the dock, or relax on the private deck with a new gas grill, table & chairs, umbrella & lounge chairs. Second floor screened porch has a view of the canal. The canal access to Little Assawoman Bay and Assawoman Bay including the Fenwick Island restaurants like Catch 54 all the way to Ocean City and the Atlantic. Canal access to Indian River and Rehoboth Bays including the restaurants of Dewey beach. 4 Bedrooms, 2 Full baths plus an outside shower, sleeps 10. Off Season Weekend Packages available. Note we only rent from Saturday to Saturday in the season; June thru August. You can fill in your dates, get a price quote and when ready 'Book It Now' to the right!


Owner
Patrick Armstrong
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 22, 2017

About Patrick Armstrong

We have been going to the Delaware beaches all our lives and purchased this property in 2004. We rent it some and use it the rest of the time.

Patrick Armstrong purchased this house in 2004

Why Patrick Armstrong chose South Bethany Beach

It has one of the best locations in the area. Sure you can have beach front but the nearest marina is 5 miles away. On the other hand most homes with a dock and quick bay access are far from the beach. In this area beach side is only one block deep, a few blocks north and beach side is 2 or 3 blocks deep and bayside is 3 to 6 blocks deep yet further from the bay. This also means more people on the beach in those areas. Just the perfect spot.

What makes this house unique

In our town to drive to the beach you need a parking pass. The only way to buy a pass is to own property or rent from the owner. At first this doesn't sound like a big deal, but it is. To get on the mile long South Bethany Beach you must own or rent a property. So our beaches are uncrowded even in the peak season. Unlike other crowded towns that anyone can park and go to the beach. The Skip the crowds and rent from us!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Hi Pat,

Just wanted to let you know we had a great week at the beach. The place was nice, perfect for our family. We have 3 kids aged 15-21 and they had a couple young adult friends visit. I liked that they could all stay downstairs and also use the sunroom area without bothering me or the neighbors :) Also, take this as a suggestion not a complaint because we really liked the place, you could use a few more cereal bowls and some steak knives. So all in all, we really enjoyed our trip and felt that we got what was advertised, loved the deck out back, plenty of nice chairs, and clean when we arrived. (you could also use a swifter as people like me will clean up if there are more cleaning supplies...) Hope you enjoy the rest of your summer and thanks again for renting to us. T.R.



Thanks for the note, we added more steak knives and cereal bowls….
Jul 2012
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Amenities

South Bethany Harbor House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2150 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Fireplace
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Exterior - outdoor shower , Outside shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Attached Marble Bath
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Marble Bath floors
  • Recently we renovated and expanded 1st & 2nd floor bathrooms. The new 5ft by 9ft bathrooms include Marble floors, Corian Tops, new faucets, paint etc. The first floor bathroom includes a double bowl Corian top and a full width mirror.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single , 31" TV, Playstation II, DVD
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Attached Marble Bath, 19" TV
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 31" HDTV & DVD player with door to the deck, Dock & Canal
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , 31" HD TV
    Family Room - 1 sleep sofa /futon , 42" HDTV,Blueray/DVD, Sleeper Sectional, Fireplace, Balcony
  • All Bedrooms 1-3 have HD Flat Screen TVs, pillows, bed spreads, Queen mattress & pads, dressers, closets. The 4th bedroom (the one with the 2 single beds) has a TV, DVD player, PlayStation II with +6 games and 2 controllers. The 2nd bedroom has direct access to the deck & dock. All bedrooms include a full length mirror behind the door. The family room sleeper sectional sofa is large & has a pull-up Queen bed. The Family Room 42" HD Flat Screen TV will stream your Netflix/Hulu etc thru the Blue-ray/DVD player
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Beach Chairs
  • Boat Dock
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 6 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
PlayStation II with games and 2 controllers. Balcony, Deck, Dock, Screened Porch, Landscaped yard, Large deck and dock for your boat.

Reviews

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Canal Front with Deck, Dock - 7th House to the Beach - Wifi - 4 Bedroom House
average rating of 4.6153846 based on 27 reviews
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111 Tern

  • 4 of 5

111 Tern was very clean and wonderfully convenient to the beach. It was a second house for our large family so we were only there to sleep. The kitchen seemed to be well appointed, the air worked well, the beds were comfortable. There is one bathroom for 3 bedrooms downstairs, and one bed and bath upstairs. For parents and kids, it’s perfect. For couples, it meant some had to go up and down stairs to share the upstairs bath, but it worked out. The porch is not air conditioned but most mornings it wasn’t too hot. We didn’t crab or kayak, but it would be a great spot for both, being on the canal.

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent property in an ideal location

  • 5 of 5

The house was very unique, well-kept, and full all of the conveniences we could ask for. The house was located in a cute and quiet neighborhood with easy access to access a quiet beach. The deck was amazing! This was the perfect place to meet up with a couple other families for a beach weekend. Patrick answered all communications quickly and was very hospitable and helpful.

  • Submitted: Jun 5, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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Convenient

  • 5 of 5

This house was spacious and conveniently located. The private beach was a great addition to the property. Would 100% stay again.

  • Submitted: May 17, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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Clean and cozy

  • 4 of 5

Convenient location next to canal with short walk to beach.

  • Submitted: Apr 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great stay in South Bethany

  • 5 of 5

The house was perfect for our needs. My husband and son loved the dock to try to do some fishing and crabbing. It was a nice walk to the beach as well. We would definitely consider staying here again.

  • Submitted: Oct 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great long weekend!

  • 5 of 5

This house was just what our family was looking for in a weekend getaway. We ate all our meals out on the screened in porch and spent time reading and playing cards and board games out there as well. When the weather was nice the back deck by the canal was great for relaxing and the beach is just a short walk away. The house was clean and well maintained and the owner, Patrick, was very responsive to messages. We hope to return to Bethany beach soon and would definitely recommend this house to friends!

  • Submitted: Oct 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
12 Miles
Ocean City Airport
Nearest Barpub
Many Restaurants a few blocks away
Nearest Ferry
10 Miles
Cape May/Lewis Ferry
Nearest Restaurant
Many, Many resturants
Nearest Beach
7 Houses to the South Beathay Beach
Car: necessary

1 mile south of the town of Bethany Beach and the board walk shops. 1 block north of York Beach Shops, McCabe's Gourmet Market, Misaki Sushi, Grotto's Pizza.... In the guarded South Bethany Beach. 4 blocks north of Fenwick Island State Park for Guarded Beach, Surf Fishing, 4x4 Beach access (with permit).12 miles south of the 180 Rehoboth Beach Designer Outlets (tax free shopping). Close to Bethany (1mile), Rehoboth Beach (10 Miles), Fenwick Island (4 miles), Ocean City (10 miles), Baltimore (162 miles), Wilmington (97 miles), Philadelphia (130 miles), Washington, (130 miles). Via air Ocean City Airport 25 minutes south, Baltimore-Washington International (130 miles).

Other Activities: Skim Boarding, Crabbing, Boating, Running, surfing, boating

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Rates & Availability

South Bethany Harbor House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer 2
Jul 1 2017 - Aug 25 2017
7 night minimum stay
$3,400
 
 
Summer 3
Aug 26 2017 - Sep 1 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,700
 
 
Labor Day Week
Sep 2 2017 - Sep 8 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,400
 
 
Summer 4
Sep 9 2017 - Sep 15 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,100
 
 
Fall 1
Sep 16 2017 - Sep 29 2017
3 night minimum stay
$250
$1,500
 
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 22 2017 - Nov 26 2017
3 night minimum stay
$250
 
 
Christmas
Dec 23 2017 - Dec 26 2017
3 night minimum stay
$250
 
 
Easter
Mar 30 2018 - Apr 2 2018
3 night minimum stay
$250
 
 
Spring 1
Apr 3 2018 - May 25 2018
3 night minimum stay
$200
$1,200
 
 
Memorial Day
May 26 2018 - May 29 2018
3 night minimum stay
$450
 
 
Spring 2
May 30 2018 - Jun 15 2018
3 night minimum stay
$417
$2,300
 
 
Summer 1
Jun 16 2018 - Jun 22 2018
7 night minimum stay
$2,700
 
 
Summer 2
Jun 23 2018 - Aug 24 2018
7 night minimum stay
$3,500
 
 
Summer 3
Aug 25 2018 - Aug 31 2018
7 night minimum stay
$2,800
 
 
Summer 4
Sep 1 2018 - Sep 7 2018
7 night minimum stay
$2,500
 
 
summer 5
Sep 8 2018 - Sep 14 2018
7 night minimum stay
$2,200
 
 
Fall1
Sep 15 2018 - Oct 5 2018
3 night minimum stay
$283
$1,700
 
 
Fall 2
Oct 6 2018 - Oct 26 2018
3 night minimum stay
$200
$1,200
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$167
$1,000
$2,130
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59
Tax Rate 8.0%

We typically only rent Saturday to Saturday in the summer. Off season whenever.
8% South Bethany Beach Tax added.
For multiple week rentals we'll provide a free cleaning on every Saturday.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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