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This darling Bayfront cottage is one for your memory book! Wake up each morning to the waves gently lapping outside your window, with the sun rising slowly and painting the sky varied shades of red and orange. The sunsets over the marsh are fabulous.The cottage is direct waterfront on the Delaware Bay Enjoy this sleepy little town with nature abound! Beautiful quiet beach location minutes from Lewes Ferry, Dewey Beach and Rehoboth Beach, DE. Half hour from Ocean City Beaches, borders to Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuge . Tennis courts 1/2 mi. away; Golf Course 15 min away; Convenience Store, 1/2 mile away. Paved roads where bicycles take preference. Dover Downs Casino / Harrington Casino 20 miles away Tax free Outlet stores 15 min. away (no sales taxes).Turn back time -perfect for your get away. Beds are 2 full size and one queen sofa bed. Extra queen size bed on porch.Bring your fishing poles
http://bit.ly/ya6j49 *One owner is a licensed Delaware Real Estate
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Check in time 3pm or earlier if cleaning company is finished and you provide cell number
Checkout time 10am
Disclosure: One owner is a licensed Delaware Real Estate Broker please let us know if you wish to view any property during your stay and I will be happy to have my daughter Erin a licensed Agent show you available properties for sale
Check in time 3pm or earlier if cleaning company is finished -checkout time 10 am later checkout may be arranged if new tenant not checking in on the same day
Wonderful space to rest relax and renew
Direct Bay-front home with cable and high speed internet
Smoking only allowed outside and on beach
We spent New Years weekend at the Mermaid cottage with our dogs. The fenced in yard was perfect, the house was very clean and had everything you needed. The owners were very responsive when we needed the fireplace pilot turned on and access to the grill in the garage. We enjoyed walks on the beach everyday where you would often find the beach to yourself. Only recommendation would be to extend the fence to the back yard, but we will definitely be back. Thank you!! It was a perfect and relaxing weekend.
What a nice place. And the decorations add to the overall feeling of being away and somewhere special. The beach is a few steps outside and the little fenced yard was perfect for our little dogs. Slaughter beach is really beautiful. Sunrises are so romantic on the water.
THis home is great - great waterfront as well... I always come in the winter and have never been let down .. It is clean, relaxing and the owner is very fast with the reservation even in the last hour.. ( I literally booked about 12 hours before arrival and they could accomodate.. My pups also love the fenced in yard. The owner is a great realtor as well, so if you ever need any real estate there they can help .. ( just don't purchase what I am looking at )
Thanks again for opening your home o my dogs and me - in the last hour - you do a wonderful job on your home there ..
Leslie and the pups
On a whim, I booked the Mermaid Cottage for one night over the weekend b/c I needed to walk on the beach, hear the waves and gulls and smell the salt air. In spite of the horrid name, Slaughter Beach is a laid-back, undeveloped stretch of houses on or across the street from the beach. The cottage is clean and adorable with a back yard, fenced in front yard, and right on the beach.
Would love to stay here another time for an entire week.
We had a very good time, the cottage is so cute. It was clean and loved the fenced in yard.
The cottage is adorable inside. We knew it was pet friendly prior to renting but the amount of animal hair on every surface, especially the couches, was pretty awful. It would have been much better if the furniture had been cleaned, vaccumed before new renters came in but otherwise very clean. The path down to the water is very narrow with prickly plants overgrown on it. And I'd like to mention how terrible the horseshoe flies were! We couldn't stay outside for more than 20 minutes, even with bug spray and the closer to the water the worse it got!
The location however is excellent. We spend half the time in Dover visiting museums. The Air Mobility Museum was amazing, free and only about 25-30 minutes away. In the opposite direction about 25 minutes was a boardwalk and Cape Henlopen State Park which was an awesome find. $10 for the day with bike trails, swimming in the ocean, activity center and tons of history from WW2 with a lot of massive guns and look out towers!
Overall we would definitely return.
Peaceful Quiet Perfect spot to find peace and quiet beautiful sunsets Delaware Bay Fishing gentle surf
Here is the link to the property tour http://bit.ly/ya6j49
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My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
|Refundable Damage Deposit||A$260|
No illegal drugs or activity will be tolerated.
Pets allowed. PETS are permitted only with prior approval. The town has a leash law. Please remember to pick up after your pet and dispose of any waste properly.
No Smoking is allowed in the cottage. Smoking outside is ok Security deposit will be forfeited if the housecleaning staff reports smoking occurred in cottage.Security deposit is refunded within 24 hours of check out
PARKING – Parking is limited to ___4____ vehicle
* Approximate monthly rate. Actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay.