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Keith and Amy

Member since: 2013
Speaks: english

In Town, an Original Beach Style Cottage, Complete Renovation Inside

Bedrooms 4
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Bethany Beach Cottage Rental Photos and Description

4 Bedrooms, 2 Baths Plus Outdoor Shower, Sleeps 8

Location is the key! This cottage is located a half block to the beach and is one street over from the main street, Garfield Parkway. It has 4 bedrooms, 2 baths and an outdoor shower. This cottage was completely renovated in 2006 and includes a modern kitchen and so important to a summer house at the beach central air conditioning through out. The kitchen has all new appliances, family size (92 inch) table that seats everyone comfortably, The living room has a new flat screen, with cable and wireless internet throughout the house. Enjoy relaxing afternoons on the outside back yard deck and quiet summer evenings on the front screened in porch. 3 bedrooms have queen beds and one bedroom has 2 twin beds. Linens (bed linens, bath and beach towels) are included from Memorial Day through Labor Day Week. We do not charge additional for taxes.

  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Keith and Amy (Owner)
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english

About Keith and Amy

Amy grew up less than five miles away from Bethany and spent her summers as a beach chair and umbrella girl. I grew up in the mountains of Vermont, but for some reason I loved the beach, so when I came to Washington DC, I had to go to the beach. The beach is where we met, fell in love and plan to spend the rest of our time watching our son Hudson, now 6, become a beach lover like us.

Keith and Amy purchased this cottage in 2012

Why Keith and Amy chose Delaware

Location is everything, park your car at the beginning of your stay and never have to use it again. Just around the corner is the family friendly downtown area of Bethany Beach. Kids will enjoy the ice cream parlors, DB boardwalk fries, putt putt golf, the old fashioned five and dime and Grottos Pizza, all within two blocks from the house. Adults will enjoy the great restaurants and boutique shopping right in town. A ten mile drive in either direction and you'll find water parks, golfing, outlet shopping and other great summer fun activities.


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(21 traveler reviews)
In Town, an Original Beach Style Cottage, Complete Renovation Inside
average rating of 4.904762 based on 21 reviews

Charming Cottage

  • 5 of 5

This cottage is in a perfect location! So close to town with none of the noise and the beach and boardwalk are just half a block away. Unless we were going out of town, our car remained parked at the house. It is beautifully decorated with a great farmhouse table in the kitchen and lovely dishes and glassware. Huge refrigerator for all your foods and beverages. It also had a lovely backyard. Linens and towels are supplied and two beach chairs and a large umbrella are available to you upon request when you arrive at the beach- all included in your rental. A very nice perk!

The owners were so helpful. We accidentally locked ourselves out of the house one day :( and they came quickly and were very understanding.

We loved Bethany and this cozy, beautiful cottage. It is even nicer than depicted by the photos.

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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The property is very charming.

  • 5 of 5

The house is comfortable and inviting. It is very clean and tastefully decorated. We have stayed there before and always come back. It is a wonderful week at the beach. The owners are very accommodating.

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wonderful house and location!

  • 5 of 5

Keith and Amy were great - always very responsive and you can see the pride in ownership of this lovely house!

The location is fantastic to be close to the town and the beach. The house is well maintained inside and having a linen service as well as a weekly umbrella and chair rental is really wonderful - an above and beyond touch.

The kitchen is large and well appointed, two bedrooms downstairs and a bathroom with a tub. We used the outside shower (which is great) most of the time. Upstairs is a great bedroom for kids with two beds and a master as well as another bath with laundry.

The screened in porch and wonderful yard and landscaping were our favorite things about the house. We are excited to return next year!

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Forest Hill, MD

Wonderful vacation cottage!

  • 5 of 5

Five of us spent a week at the cottage and couldn't have been happier with everything about it. First impressions mean alot, and we were really impressed by the curb appeal - the hydrangeas in the front yard are amazing! We really enjoyed coffee and happy hours on the screened porch. Happy hour was equally enjoyed on the back deck! The renovated cottage was immaculate on the inside. The kitchen has high end stainless appliances and is well equipped. The cottage, including all 4 bedrooms, is nicely decorated in a "beachy" way. The beds were all very comfortable and the linen service provides very good quality sheets and towels, including beach towels. We did have to make up our own beds, and then strip them at the end of the week. There are 2 full baths, one upstairs and one down, but the upstairs bathroom has the only indoor shower. There is, however, a fully enclosed, outdoor shower with hot and cold running water. We had no problem using that. The cottage is old, and has a few charming quirks like uneven floors. We loved it! There is parking space in the back of the property, off the ally, that accommodated 2 of our vehicles, both SUVs. Because we came from 3 different directions, we had 3 vehicles and had to park one of them on the street. The rental does include a parking pass for the restricted street parking, but finding space is challenging during the day. Once we parked that vehicle (right out front) we never moved it. The rental also includes rental of a beach umbrella and 2 chairs - a very nice perk - and there are a few extra chairs in the shed. The location of the cottage can't be beat. We walked everywhere. There is a small food market a block away, but we did drive to a supermarket about 3 miles away. We enjoyed walking to the Sunday morning farmer's market just around the corner. Keith responded quickly to all inquiries prior to our arrival, and was quick to sort out a couple of issues for us. We most certainly recommend this beach cottage, and wouldn't hesitate to rent it again.

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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New York City Suburbs

Great House, Newly Remodeled in Perfect Location

  • 5 of 5

Pictures do not so it justice. Looks like a cute cottage outside but feels pretty spacious inside. There is a large living/kitchen area with a huge table and the 4 bedrooms are big too. It has just been remodeled and everything looks new and is very clean. There is a full bath with a tub downstairs and a full bath with a shower upstairs. The upstairs bathroom is a little small but both my teenagers liked the novelty of using the outside shower so there was no competition for the using the inside shower and the sand stayed outside. House is on a quiet street with almost no traffic but only a block from the beach and boardwalk. If you go out to the street behind the house, there is a passageway into an indoor shopping area off the boardwalk...and a great ice cream parlor just inside. We parked the car in the parking area behind the house and never had to use it the entire stay. Restaurants, ice cream, shopping, beach, etc are all walking distance and I mean a minute or two. The yard was meticulously maintained. There were beautiful flowers everywhere and a green manicured lawn. Front screened in porch was a nice feature as well. When I come back to Bethany Beach I will look to book this house first and that is something I usually never do because I like variety but this house was just too perfect not to come back to. Owners extremely quick to respond to all my questions via email and phone. Highly recommend!

  • Submitted: Jun 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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We had a great time

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I brought our 19-month-old daughter here for a few days on her first real vacation and we all had a wonderful time. The house was very clean, nicely decorated and quite spacious. The location was also great, it took us about 1-2 minutes to walk to the stores/restaurants in town where we found some great food and nice shopping. Beaches were also a short walk and were not too crowded, just the way we like them. We did not have any issues during our stay, would definitely recommend this house.

  • Submitted: Jun 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
110 Miles
Baltimore-Washington International
Nearest Barpub
0.3 Miles
Mango Mikes or Bethany Blues
Nearest Ferry
20 Miles
Cape May Lewes Ferry
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Bear Trap or Salt Pond
Nearest Motorway
0.2 Miles
Route 1, Coastal Highway
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
Nearest Beach
Bethany Beach


Rates & Availability

Bethany Beach Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Late Summer
Aug 20 2016 - Sep 9 2016
2 night minimum stay
Sep 10 2016 - Oct 10 2016
2 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $400
Cleaning Fee $150

Linen Service including bath and beach towels is included during the summer season
Maid service is an additional $150.00
Refundable security/damage deposit is $400

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Bethany Beach Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1650 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Downtown ...
  • Near The Ocean
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub
    Outdoor Shower - shower
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single
  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

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