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Steps from the beach: Ocean block house loves dogs

Bedrooms 2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms, 1.5 Baths, Sleeps 6

Our little, yellow cottage is the 3rd house from the beach and sits back off the road down a private driveway. Your well-behaved dogs are always welcome and are allowed on the beach before 9:30 am and after 5:30 pm every day in the summer, and all the time off-season. Book now for fall and winter holidays or to get the best pick of dates for the summer. This is a quiet cottage suitable for couples and small families. We have zero tolerance for partiers. We are LGBT friendly.

We have a great selection of dates for the winter, and beyond. WE DO NOT RENT TO STUDENTS OR GROUPS OF SINGLES.

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Dewey Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 40
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Ocean View
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Parking ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Half Bathroom -
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Our cottage has 2 bedrooms, one with a queen sized bed and one with 2 twin beds. It also has a queen sleeper sofa in the living room. It has a full kitchen, upstairs bathroom with shower, and downstairs 'beach' bathroom for those quick, sandy runs up from the beach. There is an outdoor shower in the summer with hot and cold water and a full laundry room. We of course have a/c, heat, cable tv and wifi. There is off-street parking for 3 cars under the cottage.


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Steps from the beach: Ocean block house loves dogs
average rating of 4.923077 based on 14 reviews
Reading, Pa.

Great location, I love fall at the beach when the crowds are gone. Plenty of good restaurants open.

  • 5 of 5

We had a very relaxing 5 days here, can see the ocean from the deck and hear it all the time. The cottage had everything we needed. It was the best place for our 2 golden doodles as the ocean is only steps away! Valerie the owner stopped by and had a nice conversation about the property and the history of the area as it has been in her family for years. Nice rental for a couple or small family as there are only 2 bedrooms.

  • Submitted: Nov 3, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nice little cottage in a very quiet area.

  • 5 of 5

Place was clean despite dogs being allowed. Plenty of windows to let in light. Nice outdoor deck area with gate. So close to the beach that I left my shoes at home. Great place to bring your dog on vacation. We will definitely be back!

  • Submitted: Oct 24, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Arnold MD

Great Location

  • 4 of 5

Had a great stay in Dewey. Dogs LOVED it.

Comfortable house close to every thing I wanted.

With covered parking (mostly) was able to leave car with roof down the entire stay (even tho I didn't need it.)

A little torn about extolling the rentals virtues too much. I want to be able to come back again, soon.

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Can't beat beach-block!

  • 5 of 5

Cute, clean cottage steps from the beach. Perfect for the three of us. The cottage is amazingly quiet, too, considering its proximity to all the noisy nightlife. Highly recommend!

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so glad that you enjoyed your stay. Yes, it definitely helps that we are close to the southern end of Dewey Beach, quite a few blocks from the noisy nightlife. I think being well back from the street, down our private driveway also helps keep things quiet. We look forward to having you as guests in the future. And don't forget, for the ultimate in a quiet stay, our cottage is available to book during the fall and winter.
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Everything is easy!!!! Leave your car parked.

  • 5 of 5

This property is modern, very clean and very close to the beach. We had 3 adults and our dog and it was perfect. The deck is great to sit out on and the beach is only 2 houses away. You can actually see the ocean between the houses. Dog friendly restaurants are a short walk and you are also near sunsets on the bay. The owners quickly respond to questions. Wouldn't change a thing!!!!

  • Submitted: Oct 21, 2016
  • Stayed: September 2016
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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A Perfect Fall Getaway

  • 5 of 5

This was our first experience renting a vacation home with our 2 beagles, and I cannot believe we didn't do it sooner! The house was immaculate and perfectly maintained. The entrance to the beach was a mere three houses away and since we went in the off season we pretty much had it to ourselves the whole time. We're runners, and there are so many great places to go for runs between Dewey, Rehoboth and Lewes. The property is not only close to the beach, but also fantastic dining, parks and tons of outlets (that second bedroom came in handy for our shopping spree swag!) The owners were very responsive and even immediately answered an email that my husband sent them while we were there.

If you're on the fence about renting this property, don't be. I honestly can say there is nothing that we didn't love about our week on Dickinson Street! We will definitely be back.

  • Submitted: Apr 17, 2015
  • Stayed: October 2014
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Valerie Mauler
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 17, 2018

Guestbook comments from the owner

Four adults and three dogs all loved our short time at your house - the beach was perfect, not crowded, easy to walk too, and dog friendly. The house was so comfortable, easy to live in, and had all the comforts of home. We liked that it was a quieter area of the Delaware beaches and we could walk to the bay side in just a minute for lovely sunsets.

Thank you again.
Jun 2017
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Other Activities:

Top Thing to do in City:

* Walk the beach mornings and evenings.

* Play fetch with your dog on the beach.

* Monday movies on the beach.

* Wednesday beach bonfires.

* Spot the porpoises on their daily travels.

Top Thing to do in Budget:.....

Top Thing to do in Family:

* Free Monday movies on the beach.

* Free Wednesday bonfires.

* The beach in the evening after the crowds are gone.

* Grotto's pizza!.

* The playground on McKinley St.

A short walk will get you anywhere in Dewey Beach. A short drive will get you into downtown Rehoboth to stroll the boardwalk or up to the outlets for all the shopping you can stand. If you like to fish, the inlet is just a few miles south.

We accept bookings year round. Why not spend New Years or Valentine's Day at the beach?

This is also a great time to book your choice of weeks for the summer!


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $75
Pet Fee $200
Damage Deposit $350

Rentals are Friday to Friday during the summer. Partial weeks are available off-season. A $350 refundable security deposit is required, along with a $30/night pet fee, if applicable. The cleaning fee is $75.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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