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Kerry

Member since: 2009
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5BA/3.5BA Villa in 3 pool/tennis resort-1 Mile to Rehoboth Beach/Ocean/Boardwalk

27 Reviews
Sleeps11
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

Photos and Description of this Rehoboth Beach holiday villa

2 story, 2400 ft2 Villa, 5 Bedrooms (2 master suites), 3.5 Baths, Sleeps 11

Our FALL SPECIAL expires December 31. Book now for Summer 2017 and pay 2016 rates! Our summer 2017 book of business is open (and some weeks are already booking up), so if you know your plans for next summer, book now and enjoy our low 2016 rates!

Welcome to 'The Boat House', our 5 bedroom, 3.5 bath 2-story Villa in the quiet resort of Eagles Landing with 3 pools and tennis and acres of green space, yet we are still less than 1 mile to the beach, ocean, real wooden boardwalk, world class restaurants and tax free shopping! This home is one of the few end units. This much coveted end until allows in plenty of natural light and gives you the privacy of not sharing a sidewalk with the neighbors. Our charming 2,400 ft two-story villa is spacious, bright and sunny and has 4 reserved parking spaces in front of the house.

Come to our beach house and see why Rehoboth is everyone's favorite! Just this year, Coastal Living Magazine picked Rehoboth Beach as in the top 10 "Happiest Seaside Towns to live in" nationally! In 2014 Travel & Leisure named Rehoboth one of the 'Best Little Beach Towns in America'. Parents Magazine, 2013 voted Rehoboth Beach in its top 10 beaches (including Hawaii and Corona Del Mar, CA)! 2012 it was in 'Southern Living' picked Rehoboth's wooden boardwalk as #1 in the country. Delaware is consistently ranked among the cleanest beaches in the country. Come to our beach house and see why Rehoboth is everyone's favorite!

Our beautifully decorated 2-story Villa is large and sunny, with a nautical theme. We feature 2 master suites; for extra privacy, one suite is downstairs (no stairs) and one up. Each master suite has a large bedroom (with a queen-sized beds), dresser, giant walk-in closets plus bright clean private baths with showers. Upstairs has 3 more bedrooms in addition to the upstairs master suite, one bedroom has a queen and a twin, one has 2 twins & the third a queen bed. All have fresh pillow top mattresses. All Bedrooms have cable TV and wi-fi internt. There is also a full bath with tub in the upstairs hall bathroom. An extra half-bath and laundry room complete the kitchen with large pantry area. While there is 1 step in our outside walkway, once you are inside, there are none on our first floor bedroom and living area.. (Note: While we leave lots of pillows and comforters, our cleaning crew does not have time to do linens, so we do NOT provide them BUT our cleaning service can provide the service at an extra cost).

What's cooking?: Our kitchen is fully equipped right down to the corkscrew and wineglasses! It is large with a walk-in pantry, plenty of counter space, a new side by side refrigerator (with filtered water and ice maker), new quiet dishwasher, an over the stove microwave, 4-slice toaster, blender and loads of other cooking implements. Our spacious villa has lots of room to spread out or to get everyone together as a group. Everything is designed to ensure your comfort and enjoyment. Our living room has a large flat screen TV/VCR/DVD with cable TV and seats 8. Our dining room seats 8 plus we leave a card table and 4 additional chairs for the big family feast or some board game fun (we have a lending library of board games from 'Scene It' to "Clue"). Beyond is our sun room addition. Open the windows and enjoy your morning coffee or an afternoon snooze. The place is beautifully decorated to get you into that beach relaxing mode. Our motto is: 'Leave your tensions behind!'

Our beautiful resort has 3 outdoor pools and tennis. The community is lush with mature trees and plenty of green open space and ponds, yet quiet enough to hear the frogs at night. We are located across from our resort's 2 tennis courts and largest pool with the clubhouse. (2 more pools are within a 1 block walk). Community pool passes and tennis rackets provided at no extra cost. Our community is lush and green with mature plantings, ponds and lots of open space -- perfect for jogging or a leisurely stroll to look at the fish ponds. Whatever your pace, the beautiful resort is full of places to explore.

Our Villa is only 1 mile to Rehoboth Beach, the Ocean, the Boardwalk and FUNLAND! Driving to the beach? We make it easy by lending you our beach parking pass for one car to save you the trips to pay the parking meters. Biking to the beach? Store your bikes in our garage. Either way, we leave all the beach necessities like beach chairs, umbrellas, boogie boards, and sand toys for your use too -- even a little tykes wagon to haul kids or stuff to the beach.

Parking for 4 cars reserved in front of house. Use of 1 beach parking pass included . NO Pets/NO Smoking . Secure Wi-Fi Sorry, our resort does not allow groups of college students

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Suitability:
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Kerry (Owner)
Member since: 2009
Call Owner
Speaks english

About Kerry

My husband is retired Navy, but I'm the one who loves the water! We bought our first beach house so we would have a home at the beach for our family (children, their grandparents, nieces and aunts...) to enjoy and make their own treasured 'summer memories'. While it is truly our home away from home, we can't be there as often as we'd love to, so we open it up to your family to make your own family memories. Enjoy!

Kerry purchased this villa in 2005

Why Kerry chose Delaware

Location, location, location--within your budget. Our 5BR/3,5Bath Villa is the best value for your hard earned money at the beach! A large house, one mile and minutes to all Rehoboth Beach has to offer, fine restaurants, the boardwalk and beach but not for millionaire prices.

If you are looking for a place to relax away from the crowds, yet so close to have it all, come to our villa, "The Boat House".. When we take a family vacation our ultimate goal is relaxation. We picked our resort for location--quiet and green open spaces unrivaled anywhere this close to the beach/boardwalk. While we love the hustle and bustle of the boardwalk, fun land and the restaurants and shops, when we've had enough we love to retreat back to our beach home and listen to the the frogs at night or look up to the clear stars in the sky. The best part is we are only 1 mile and minutes away so we can easily enjoy both worlds!

This is the best value for your money. You can't beat the price for such a large house and so close to the ocean/boardwalk. Prices are all inclusive-no hidden costs.

What makes this villa unique

Only in our resort is it so quiet at night that you can hear the bullfrogs sing! Yet, by day you are minutes to the outlets, and the energy of downtown Rehoboth's beach/boardwalk. If your idea of vacation is feeling like you're off the grid (even when you aren't), you can't beat our villa, the Boathouse, in Rehoboth Beach!

Reviews

5
based on 27 traveller reviews

5BA/3.5BA Villa in 3 pool/tennis resort-1 Mile to Rehoboth Beach/Ocean/Boardwalk
average rating of 4.962963 based on 27 reviews
5

This house was very user friendly.

  • 5 of 5

Our family included six adults and two children. We had a delightful time in this very comfortable home. There was plenty of room for all of us. We used the sunroom quite often for putting puzzles together or just sitting. The girls loved the pool and went swimming every day. We enjoyed playing Bingo three evenings in a row (this game was one of the many games available).

We were very pleased with Kerry's timely responses to any inquiries we had. The description of the home was accurate. The parking was wonderful because we had three or four vehicles to park. We would definitely recommend this property to others.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Bingo! Sounds like we had a winner on both sides; I love it when our beach house helps families make great memories of the beach--that's just what we hope for. Thanks so much for your kind comments and please think of us again if your family vacations include Rehoboth Beach. Kerry
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5

Great trip!

  • 5 of 5

We had such a great time staying at the boat house! Beautiful home and convenient location. Kerry was very accomodating and pleasant to work with! We would definitely go back again.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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great house!

  • 4 of 5

9 of us stayed at the house this past weekend. the weather was unfortunately crappy, but the house is adorable! we were comfortable and had everything we needed. We also particularly enjoyed all the VHS tapes in the house as well as the working VCR- we definitely watched a lot of videos from our youth during the rain....

Kerry was great to communicate with- she was responsive and easy going and provided a lot of information before we got down to the house.

I'd definitely rent from Kerry again!

  • Review Submitted: May 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We try to think of everything to make our guests have the vacation they deserve, but we just haven't figured out how to change the weather. Kudos to your group for making lemonade out of the lemons of a rainy beach weekend. I am glad our video trip down memory lane made the stay a bit cozier. Thanks for your kind words, and please look us up next time you come to Rehoboth. Kerry
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5

Fantastic Girl Weekend!

  • 5 of 5

This is the third time we have been to the house for our long girls' weekend. Kerry has always been so easy to work with. The house is more than large enough for our 8 girl group and is always very clean and comfortable! Thanks for always having us!

  • Review Submitted: Dec 28, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for your kind words! We love having you--you are so appreciative! See you next year, Kerry
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Family Wedding

  • 5 of 5

Our family travelled to Delaware to attend a family wedding that was taking place in Rehoboth and Dewey. Some of the wedding guests chose to stay in hotels while we (2 families consisting of 4 adults and 7 children ranging from 10 -18) opted to stay in a condo. I believe we made the better choice!!! The weather was not in our favor but if it had been the condo is in a perfect location...close to beaches, restaurants and shopping. We had an awesome time in Rehoboth/Dewey and would love to return again. Kerry was really great to work with and the house had everything we needed. Plenty of room for all of us, clean and beautifully decorated. I would definitely recommend this property for your families vacation needs! Also having never travelled to Delaware before I have to say how incredible nice everyone was - not that we are not friendly here in Massachusetts BUT...everyone just seemed to be so happy down there.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 9, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for your kind words especially after riding out the storm for the weekend. I think it was your sunny disposition that helped everyone to be so friendly! Come again, Kerry
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Great Vacation

  • 5 of 5

Our family had an awesome time in Rehoboth. Kerry was great to work with and the house was amazing. Very spacious house with everything you could need there. I would definitely recommend this property for your families vacation neeeds!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 3, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for your kind words. We are thrilled to hear that our house helped you to make some great summer memories! Please come see us again soon, Kerry
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Map

Nearest Ferry
5 Miles
Lewis
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
walk a few blocks to the beach's best sea food!
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Rehobobth Beach

1 mile to Rehoboth's beach&ocean/boardwalk/FUNLAND. Rehoboth Beach is full of great restaurants, boutique shops and Fun Land arcade. Where else can your toddler ride a mini-fire truck for 50 cents? In addition to our resort's green open space, at the end of our road is the 8 mile bike trail to explore. Maybe you prefer a fantastic meal at the Big Fish Grill-- within walking distance from us-Voted Delaware Best Seafood for too many years to count. Up the road, about 1 mile begins the tax-free outlet shopping area. A little closer is Jungle Jim's the biggest and best water-park around!

We are also close to extreme water sports or a relaxing historic town with deep sea fishing and dolphin watching charters from its harbor.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday villa in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Off season
24 Sep 2016 - 28 Apr 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$376
 
 
Spring-early season
29 Apr 2017 - 24 May 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$403
A$2,687
 
 
Memoiral Day weekend
25 May 2017 - 30 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$464
 
 
Early Summer
31 May 2017 - 9 Jun 2017
5 night minimum stay
A$423
 
 
Summer in-season
10 Jun 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
A$3,157
 
 
Labor Day
2 Sep 2017 - 6 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$450
 
 
Fall pool
7 Sep 2017 - 27 Sep 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$423
 

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning (not weekly) A$202
Refundable Damage Deposit A$336

Please Note: No cancellations, all rental payments are NON-Refundable; personal check payment is preferred; send one-half of full amount along with signed lease to hold the reservation. Then no later than 30 days before check in send the remaining one-half plus a second check for the $250 security deposit (refundable) and I will forward check in information. Remember no reservation is complete until confirmed by owner. Please email or phone with any questions. Thanks for thinking of us! Kerry

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa rental in Rehoboth Beach

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2400 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Resort
Theme:
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • soap
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • local restaurant guide
  • Parking ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure , 1st floor master
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower enclosure , 2nd floor master
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , bath with shower , 2nd floor hall
    Half Bathroom - toilet , off the kitchen across from the laundry
  • All bathrooms are fresh and clean. The masterbedroom suites have private full baths with showers. (The 1st floor shower has benches for seating). Upstairs in the hall, is the third full bath with a tub/shower combination. An additional powder room is located off of the kitchen pantry on the first floor.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 large double bed , 1 single bed , 2nd floor
    Bedroom 4 - 1 large double bed , 2nd floor
    Bedroom 5 - 2 single bed , 2nd floor
    Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed , 1st floor master suite plus private bath
    Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed , 2nd floor master suite with private bath
  • 2 spacious master bedroom suites with full private bath rooms. One is on the first floor for privacy and the second master bedroom suite is upstairs along with the other 3 bedrooms. Bedrooms have huge walk in closets and are bright and sunny. Mattresses are new, pillow-tops. All bedrooms have fresh Berber carpet. In addition to the beach themed artwork and shells, each bedroom is furnished with a dresser, night stand, alarm clock and reading lamp. Ample extra pillows are left in the closets. Note: beds have comforters and pillows BUT guests need to bring their own linens (Given the large size of our house, out cleaners do not have time to do personal linens.) Linen service is available for an extra fee of $125.
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • books - fiction/non-fiction
  • books - kids
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • deck chairs
  • Binoculars
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • patio
  • Small Cooler
  • Tennis ...
  • Tennis Court
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 15 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
As this is our second home, it is fully equipped. We leave a large video lending library and good summer reads (for adults and children), a full assortment of beach toys, shovels, boogie boards, umbrellas and even a little tykes wagon to haul it all to the beach or the kids on the boardwalk. Our kitchen is fully equipped with all the necessary appliances (dishwasher, garbage disposal, stove, refrig, toaster, blender etc), plus full sets of dishes, bowls, and cups for 16, and utensils for all your needs, right down to the corkscrew and wine glasses! Our back patio includes outdoor dinning for 4 plus we leven eave the plastic plates and cups for your picnic!