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Broadkill Beach - Chill a While!

26 Reviews
Bedrooms 4
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

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Half Baths
Minimum Stay
2 - 7 nights


Broadkill Beach House Rental Photos and Description

House, 4 Bedrooms, 3.5 Baths, (Sleeps 8-10)

- Built in 2007, this home has an inverted floor plan with 3 bedrooms and laundry facilities on the 2nd floor and the living area and 4th bedroom on the 3rd floor in order to take advantage of the ocean and wildlife refuge views.

- A rooftop terrace has panoramic views of the Delaware Bay and the Primehook National Wildlife Preserve and is a perfect to place to enjoy dinner and a sunset. 2 large screened-in porches on the 2nd and 3rd floors offer beautiful views.

- The kitchen is well appointed, fully equipped, and spacious with granite countertops, stainless steel appliances and a breakfast bar that seats four.

- The living room, dining room, and kitchen make up the great room on the 3rd floor with vaulted ceilings, bamboo hardwood floor, and sweeping views from the oversized windows. The handsomely furnished living room and reading room offer oversized couches and chairs, a 50 inch plasma TV, and the dining room table seats 12 when fully extended.

- There are two master bedrooms with queen beds, 1 bedroom with 2 double beds, and 1 bedroom with a double bed.

- All bedrooms are fully furnished with pillows, sheets, comforters and ceiling fans. The master bedroom on the 2nd floor has a private screened-in porch and a Jacuzzi bathtub.

- Beach towels and bath towels are located in the house for your convenience as well as beach chairs and beach games.

- The ground floor has a two car open-air garage and a secure storage locker with 2 kayaks and 2 beach cruiser bicycles for guest use.

- The property is located 40 meters from the beach. There is a picture displayed which is taken from the rooftop deck of the beach house and shows the distance to the water.

-During Peak Season - Weekly rentals from Saturday to Saturday only please.

- Broadkill Beach is a rare find on the eastern seaboard, its gentle waves are ideal for children, kayaking and swimming. It is a residential beach with one country store located ¼ mile walk from the house. It’s isolated from the commercial development of the Delaware coast by the Primehook National Wildlife Refuge, yet it’s only 10-15 miles from all the shops, restaurants, bars and boardwalk of Rehoboth, Lewes, and Dewey. The best of both worlds are found in Broadkill, a quiet beach to enjoy the solitude of the water, friends, and family, yet minutes from the attractions.

- 10 guest maximum please.

- Renter must be 25 years of age.

- Non-smoking property.

- No pets please.

Keywords: beach house, four bedroom

More Details
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Heather Fenwick
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
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Within 12 hours
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Calendar last updated:
September 24, 2016
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Guestbook comments from the owner

Thanks kindly to all of our guests who have taken the time to submit a review, and for all of your positive feedback! We too enjoy spending quiet relaxing days at the beach house, and thanks to our guests for noting that we've done our best to make it comfortable and luxury.

I'd also like you to note that we were not aware that our current housekeeper has been leaving the house less than spotless, and we are taking immediate steps to ensure that the cleanliness of the house matches the quality service that we provide!
Aug 2011
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Broadkill Beach - Chill a While!
average rating of 5.0 based on 27 reviews
Greensboro, North Carolina

Beautiful, stocked, and convenient

  • 5 of 5

I had a group of 10 people for a production shoot with NASCAR, and they absolutely loved the house. We cooked dinner a couple nights, and didn't have to worry about a thing the kitchen was fully stocked with everything we needed. The weather was a little crazy during our stay, but even staying in the house was awesome. The house was absolutely beautiful, and our next Delaware visit, we will be back. Thank you again to the Fenwicks!

  • Submitted: Oct 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
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excellent 503 bayshore

  • 5 of 5

Loved this property, loved this beach, loved the surrounding towns, the boardwalk at Rehoboth, the thrift stores, the fishing, kayaking, Jungle Jims, Finland, the permanent residents. What a wonderful experience. This home had everything we needed and was very clean

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful Beach Vacation!

  • 5 of 5

The house was located in a quiet beach community and was in close proximity to the beach. The neighbors were friendly and very informative about the history of the beach/community. The house was well-maintained and very clean. The layout was well thoughout and accommodated our family perfectly. Although, we enjoyed the slower paced community and beach, we were also close enough to enjoy the attractions and restaurants of the larger beach towns.

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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It was a lovely home at a great setting!

  • 5 of 5

So nice and roomy and clean - just perfect for our little family getaway. We definitely plan to rent this property again!

  • Submitted: Jun 14, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Family Weekend

  • 5 of 5

We spent three nights at this lovely home thinking we were in DE for a baseball tournament. Tournament was cancelled, which turned out to be a good thing as we spent hours kayaking, biking, beach-combing, playing games, and just enjoying some quality family time (hard to do sometimes with two busy teenagers!). House is just as described, is extremely clean (and we are very picky), has very comfortable beds, a well-stocked kitchen and linen closet, and has everything you could possibly need for a fun-filled family vacation. I highly recommend!

  • Submitted: Jun 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Esther G

  • 5 of 5

My sister and I were looking for a short weekend getaway for our families. We loved the setting and the views of the beach from the lookout. The water was perfect for the younger children to enjoy their time on the beach. Also the kitchen was well stocked for the meals we prepared during our stay. Loved the quiet setting away from the beaten path. The bike rides were a great way to relax at the end of the day. Thanks so much for accommodating us on such a short notice. We loved our stay!

  • Submitted: Jun 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
120 Miles
Reagan National Airport
Nearest Ferry
20 Miles
Lewes - Cape May Ferry
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
US 1 and Broadkill Beach Road (Route 16)
Nearest Beach
40 Metres
Broadkill Beach

Primehook National Wildlife Refuge borders Broadkill Beach to the East


Rates & Availability

Broadkill Beach House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Off Season
Oct 12 2016 - Nov 22 2016
2 night minimum stay
Nov 23 2016 - Nov 28 2016
3 night minimum stay
Off Season
Nov 29 2016 - Dec 21 2016
2 night minimum stay
Holiday Season
Dec 22 2016 - Jan 2 2017
3 night minimum stay
Off Season
Jan 3 2017 - Apr 13 2017
2 night minimum stay
Spring 2017
Apr 14 2017 - May 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
Spring Shoulder Season 2017
Jun 1 2017 - Jun 16 2017
2 night minimum stay
Summer 2017
Jun 17 2017 - Sep 9 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
Fall Shoulder Season 2017
Sep 10 2017 - Sep 25 2017
2 night minimum stay
Off Season 2107
Sep 26 2017 - Nov 21 2017
2 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning Fee $200

Please note that there is also fully refundable $500 security deposit.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Broadkill Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beach View
  • Ocean View
  • Water View
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Security System
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
  • 3.5
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1)
  • Books
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles
  • Boat with Paddles
  • Crow's Nest
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Raft
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • 2 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • jetted tub ...
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • live theater
  • pond
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • outlet shopping
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis

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