Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927

Darling 2BR Home on Delaware Bay w/Beach Access!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Known for miles of secluded beaches and marshlands that are home to countless species of seabirds, shore life, and wildflowers, this picturesque region of southern New Jersey is the perfect place for a relaxing New Jersey getaway. Experience all Delaware Bay has to offer, either by foot during your strolls on the beach, or via one of the 4 bikes available while staying at this 2-bedroom, 1.5-bathroom home which sleeps 6. You're certain to come away from the Bay with lifelong memories!

THE PROPERTY

Built over 80 years ago, this beach cottage is packed with charm. With 2 bedrooms and 1.5 bathrooms plus an enclosed outdoor shower, the cottage comfortably accommodates 6, so it's the perfect beach house for a family or group of friends traveling together. Inside, the airy home features a unique built-in kitchen table and glass cabinet with french doors, comfortable furniture, beautiful floors, and a tranquil ocean inspired color palette. Spend your days outdoors enjoying the beautiful weather and scenery - the beach is in your backyard! In just moments you can be strolling on the beach, playing in the sand, splashing in the water, or simply sunbathing as you listen to the peaceful sounds of the crashing waves. The cottage is equipped with beach chairs, a kayak, 2 adult bikes, and 2 children's bikes, so you can easily plan other exciting seaside adventures. After a day on the beach head back to the cottage to hang out with your guests. Play games at the table, or watch your favorite DVDs and cable TV shows. If your guests are hungry, the backyard is the perfect place for a cookout. Use the grill to prepare your favorite foods then enjoy the shade of a majestic maple tree. Spend your oceanside evenings relaxing on the front porch where you can admire stunning sunset views as you enjoy the company of your guests.

THE LOCATION

From this charming cottage, you can easily take advantage of all this area has to offer. Walk to the beach where you can swim, lounge, and kayak. Explore the area by going for a bike ride or a scenic hike along rural roads through forests and fields. Try your hand at surf fishing, charter a boat, sample delicious food from a local restaurant, visit historic lighthouses, or just take it easy on the beach. No matter what you choose to do, you're sure to have a fantastic stay in this friendly cottage

THE EVOLVE DIFFERENCE

Evolve Vacation Rental Network is on a mission to make vacation rental easy for guests. Every property in our network has been vetted and verified so you can book with confidence. If you have questions prior to your trip, we are happy to assist you 7 days a week. During your stay, your designated Guest Contact will be available 24/7 to help with any issues that may arise.

ADDITIONAL DETAILS

Key Residence Features:

- Choose from an assortment of books, games, and DVDs for some evening entertainment

- Prepare meals in the fully-equipped kitchen which offers a Keurig coffee maker and a Magic Bullet blender

- Walk to the beach and bring along the beach chairs and the kayak for some fun in the water

- Take a stroll around the neighborhood with the 4 bikes provided

- 1.5 baths inside the home, and an enclosed outdoor shower with cold and hot water!

Bedroom Configuration:

- Master Bedroom: Full-sized bed

- Bedroom 2 (2nd Floor): 4 Twin-sized beds

Policies:

- No smoking (outside only)

- No pets allowed

- Must be at least 25 years old to book

- Additional fees and taxes may apply

More Details

Property Manager
Evolve Vacation Rental Network
Premier Partner

This HomeAway partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks: english, french, german, spanish
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within an hour
Calendar last updated:
November 21, 2017

Map

Amenities

Villas House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master Bedroom - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 4 twin/ single
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • jet skiing
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming

Reviews

Excellent! 4.4/5 -
(13 traveler reviews)

61% Complete
23% Complete
7% Complete
7% Complete
0% Complete
Darling 2BR Home on Delaware Bay w/Beach Access!
average rating of 4.3846154 based on 13 reviews
4

Great Location

  • 4 of 5

This 1940's era vacation cottage is a little funky but has everything you need. It is clean and comfortable with window AC's and heat. It is just one short block to the bay beach which can be seen from the front porch. The owner's have stocked the garage with a washer/dryer, an extra 1/2 bath plus bicycles, helmets, beach chairs and even a kayak. The neighborhood is fairly quiet. There is a nice table, chairs and umbrella in the backyard plus hightop table on the front. Outdoor shower is immaculate. Great value for the $$

  • Submitted: Oct 15, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Perfect Location & Very helpful Owner!

  • 5 of 5

The location of this was perfect for my family. 15 minutes from WildWood and well as 15 minutes from the Boat Marina. We enjoyed the beautiful sunset every night which was 1 minute walk to the bay. The house was very clean with lots of items to borrow like beach chairs, and propane grill. The owner was extremely helpful in guiding us to the best beach, and places to eat. And answered my texts immediately. We plan on rented again in the near future!

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
2

ANTS!!

  • 2 of 5

Really had high hopes for this house but they need to have an exterminator come in for the ant problem. We couldn't put anything down on the table or cabinets or stove w/o it being swarmed w/ ants. Threw out a bunch of food that was covered up that was crawling in ants in a short amount of time. They know there is a problem since they mention the ants in their notes.

Not sure when the last time it was occupied but they left sheets and towels in the washing machine. We had to buy some of our own to use. Didn't see them until we went to wash the little of theirs we used.

Oh and it does have internet. Would have been nice to know before .

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Brian, Sorry to hear about the ant issue. In the future, reaching out to the guest contact will be the best way to resolve any in residence issues. The homeowner has been made aware of your review and says the problem has been resolved. Best, The Evolve Team
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
4

Nice for our family

  • 4 of 5

I was nervous about a home rental through a third party but everything turned out very smoothly. My family and I had a wonderful time here. We were a group of six, so we filled the house. There were lots of amenities included and the sunsets along the bay were spectacular. The bay is not all that swimmable because of the lot of horseshoe crabs, but we enjoyed kayaking and just sitting along the beach. There is lots of seating in the house and outside so we were able to spread out.

It is listed as 1.5 baths, but the second toilet was out of commission and so one bathroom with six adults did prove difficult. The outside shower and clothesline was a great bonus. The owners clearly take great care of the property and the neighborhood was very friendly toward us vacationers. We visit the Cape May area every year and this home was a great spot for us to do that.

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

RELAXING !

  • 5 of 5

Absolutely loved this place. I have stayed in numerous condo's and cottages over the last 15 years and really found this little gem very comfortable and user friendly. I loved all the extras they had left behind: such as bug spray, detergent, soaps. The garage / shed had beach chairs, bikes, helmets, life jackets, so many things they didn't list. They even had an inflatable kiddie pool that our teenagers loved. Very nice propane grill. Small outdoor fire-pit. There is an outdoor shower that comes in handy after returning from the beach. They also have a hose out back for spraying off feet. Cottage was very clean. Neighborhood was VERY quiet. Neighbors were very friendly. Many people walking and biking every morning. We sat out on the front porch in the morning drinking coffee (They have a keurig and regular pot) and everyone that went by said hello. We ate out back at the patio set every evening. It is set up for six people comfortably.Very little traffic. 90 foot walk to beach access. Beach was very pretty and covered with beautiful stones to collect. Low tide it is muddy. There are also many dead horseshoe crabs - which the kids actually thought was really cool. Can not swim at the beach, but if you like to just sit and enjoy the sounds of the beach it is perfect since there was hardly anyone else there. We had the beach to ourselves one day. Sunsets are beautiful. Cape May beach is about 6 miles away and does charge $6 per person. Wildwood is about 15 minutes away and has free beaches, but much more populated and need to pay $10 to park. The Wawa and CVS are half a mile away. We also visited a winery and the Cape May lighthouse. Everything was less than 15 minutes to drive to, and a very easy drive. They had 3 air conditioners which were very efficient. It was in the 90's all week. The kitchen nook was very convenient for playing cards and games with the kids in the evening. We all found it very peaceful. It was a very relaxing week for all of us. I would consider renting again in the off season just to do more exploring. Overall.. loved it!

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0
3

Very Nice.

  • 3 of 5

Just as described. Modest, nice little Bungalow. Perfect for my wife & 3 kids. A little disappointed in the nearby beach on the bay, but it was great fro nightly walks & a spectacular sunset! Very short drive to Cape May/Wildwood Beaches, restaurants & attractions! Only 2 negatives were the ants (we cleaned up after ourselves meticulously, but they kept popping up, lol) & the fact that we were asked to wash the sheets & leave clean linens on the beds. I didn't care for that because we basically spent our last morning there doing laundry, which I didn't feel was appropriate. Other than that, we really enjoyed our time there.

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2016
  • Stayed: June 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Daniel, We are glad to hear you liked the house so much! Sorry to hear about the ants. Please be sure to contact the guest contact next time so they can help sort out any issues. Yes, the owners do ask that some laundry be done on the way out, but that is very common in the vacation rental industy and helps keep the price low. Again, we're glad to hear you enjoyed your stay overall and hope you come back soon! Best, The Evolve Team
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0

Photos

Rates & Availability

Available
Unavailable
Taxes and fees are additional

Notes

  • Additional fees and taxes may apply

You might like these similar properties