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Hemingway style, Robert Mitchum stayed Available JULY 22-28 ! Call owner

Bedrooms 5
Space 1,444 sq ft
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights


About the property

Sleeps 12, with 4 divided sleeping areas, and one large downstairs bedroom

Be the first to rent for key holidays and enjoy a superb July 4th with lots of fireworks. No need to bring your own as you can see all the way to Cape May New Jersey and surrounding beaches without the crowds or the parking and most important no noise!

One of the last pristine true beach cottages left that has been updated with the basics in modern, shower, bath, new appliances and air conditioning. Its not your newer beach McMansion so please respect we respect quiet and quaint.

We are directly located on the beach and offer serenity that most resorts can no longer offer. Bring your family, friends and pets. Just remember it is a secret! Shhhhhh!

More Details

Kimberly Adams
Member since: 2014
Speaks english
Response time
Within an hour
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
17 July, 2018

Guestbook comments from the owner

Dear Kimberly, As I expected the moment I booked your lovely cottage, we had a splendid stay. In fact, the experience exceeded our expectations. We will be returning more frequently now that we have discovered this remote and undisturbed corner of the world. My friends and I thank you for everything! Hopefully next time we will get to meet you and have a glass of wine :} I will be in touch , take good care Behrad ( and friends)
Jun 2014
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage rental in Milford

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1444 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Oceanfront
  • Rural
  • Waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath (no shower) , shower enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - outdoor shower
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 5 - 2 single bed
  • Cottage with one true bedroom and 4 sleeping areas in the loft , very cool fun sleeping, cottage experience
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 4 bicycles
  • long term rentals available
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
We have loved this house for years and its part of the reason we keep it. Please check out the historic inscriptions on the wall behind the front door. This house was built in 1931 by a ship builder. You and your family will love this true historic cottage feel. No glam here its all in the memories and the nostalgia, immediately when you walk in you know this cottage has shared many family memories. It's not the Ritz-Carlton, I would say more like Hemingway would have written some of his best novels here! We unplug although we added internet and cable. Enjoy and please ask if you have requests...we can help in many ways as we are long time residents that can arrange a few quirks! Bring your extended family and don't worry about the's a beach cottage!!


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Hemingway style, Robert Mitchum stayed Available JULY 22-28 ! Call owner
average rating of 4.83871 based on 32 reviews

Rest & Relaxation

  • 5 of 5

Just finished a long weekend at this property. The weather was a bit rainy for a few days, but we had some sunshine as well. Lots of outdoor lounging available on both sides of this house. Though my favorite spot was the rocking chairs on the porch facing the ocean. I spent most of my time sitting with a nice cup of coffee or tea with my 2 spoiled pups laying at my feet. We headed down Route 1 to Rehoboth and Ocean City for some sightseeing and it was a pleasant drive. There are a lot of places to grab groceries and seafood. Grilling seafood is my favorite thing to do, so I made good use of the gas grill. The house is very well equipped and stocked, everything you need. Upstairs bedrooms and beds were comfortable, and I got the best sleep every. Kim is an exceptional host and she was always prompt at replying to any messages. Overall, the house has a charming rustic feel that suits me perfectly. I hope to visit again in the future.

  • Review Submitted: 12/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Our family's favorite getaway!

  • 5 of 5

We just wrapped up a 2-week stay at Kim's house (our second stay in 2 years). With 5 adults and 4 children, vacationing for extended periods of time can prove challenging, but her house is so comfortable, well-appointed and convenient to the beach that no one ever gets bored! Coming back to it for the 2nd time was almost like coming to our own home, it's just that comfortable. We highly recommend the property!

  • Review Submitted: 04/09/2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cozy and homey!

  • 4 of 5

Has all the amenities of home. Comfortable and relaxing. Enjoyed the sound of the waves from the beach while watching TV and enjoying a cup of tea. It was as good week to relax and unwind with the family. Thank you for allowing us to enjoy your home!

  • Review Submitted: 12/08/2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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A quiet, country place to be

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 5 (with 2 toddlers) really enjoyed ourself in this cute country cottage with our own quiet beach. Kim was very friendly to work with and easily accessible when needed. The only negative thing is that it is a good 45 minute drive to the ocean but that was already noted before renting.

  • Review Submitted: 05/08/2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great time with the family

  • 4 of 5

We had a very nice week. The House was great and the location and amenities were all as expected. We were a little concerned about the space and overall the situation with the bedrooms but we found it to be a great fit for my family. We loved the house and the grandchildren enjoyed the beach and the high tide flooded areas. We enjoyed the location and in general we had a grand vacation. The weather was quite warm (upper 90s) and at times the air conditioner had trouble keeping the house cool enough for me but it was a lot cooler than outside. The beach is nice but not manicured and commercial, Lots of horseshoe crabs, turtles and yes a few small rocks and whatever washed up with the tide. Very few people were seen and we had it to ourselves early in the morning. The area is away from the commercial areas and restaurants, stores, bars and whatever else were a 15 minute drive for me . The place was clean and everything was as expected. Good wireless internet service and good TV/cable . We loved the quite beach and the kayaks. thanks for a great vacation.

  • Review Submitted: 02/08/2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Sit on the front porch and RELAX!

  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing time at this beautiful authentic beach house.

  • Review Submitted: 12/07/2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
75 Miles
70 miles Salisbury, MD, or Philadelphia
Nearest Barpub
7 Miles
1/2 mile by kayak, or 7 mile drive
Nearest Ferry
30 Miles
Cape May /Lewes Ferry
Nearest Golf
8 Miles
Nearest Train
65 Miles
Nearest Motorway
6 Miles
Route 1
Nearest Restaurant
7 Miles
JP's , or Medings
Nearest Ski
140 Miles
Nearest Beach
50 Metres
South Bowers, 30 feet
Car: necessary

If you have a request or questions about the community please email and I will return your email ASAP. Thanks for visiting our site.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday cottage in Milford

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Summer 2018
1 Jun 2018 - 25 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
Nightly Rate
26 Aug 2018 - 29 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
Nightly Rate
30 Aug 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
Nightly Rate
1 Sep 2018 - 2 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
Summer 2018
3 Sep 2018 - 3 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning fee AU$135.17
Pet Fee AU$135.17

Cleaning fee $100, Pets must be leashed and duty outside, respectfully carry bags for pet waste.$100 pet fee Nonrefundable. Cancelation before 30 days no refund!60 days prior full refund (all cancelations subject to 5% admin fee). If you are traveling with elderly or expect any family illness you should consider purchasing VRBO insurance for emergency cancelations. Check out 11 AM, Check in 3 PM.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if cancelled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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