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Waterfront Family Friendly Retreat, Hot Tub, 2 Pools, 5 Lakes, in Mallard Lakes

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Great blue heron overlooking the wildlife sanctuary and tidal lake

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Last updated: 02/25/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Fenwick Island townhome description

( Also see our other Mallard Lakes rental, SUNSCAPE, HOME AWAY listing # 3762405 )

11/01/14-03/31/15 Nightly $95 Weekly $595
04/01/15-05/21/15 Nightly $115 Weekly $695
05/22/15-09/01/15 N/A Weekly $1045
09/02/15-10/31/15 Nightly $115 Weekly $695
11/01/15-03/31/16 Nightly $95 Weekly $595

$300 REFUNDABLE Good Care Deposit



HERONS VIEW won 'Best Stay in Fenwick Island' in 2013!

Come and see why.

Just across the bay from the New Jersey Shore sits the pristine beaches of Delaware. The Cape May-Lewes Ferry offers a scenic way to begin your vacation in Fenwick Island, Delaware.

Welcome to slower, lower Delaware and Herons View - off the beaten path yet so close to it all.

Located just 2 miles west of the beach and an easy 2.5 hour drive from Baltimore, Philadelphia, and Washington DC, Herons View at Mallard Lakes in Fenwick Island, DE, is your home away from home at the beach.

Mallard Lakes is a shore town community with all the amenities you are looking for. Safe, family friendly and close to it all, Herons View is your home base for exploring all there is to enjoy in Delaware and Maryland.

NO ADDITIONAL AMENITIES FEE! We include a complimentary amenities pass with your rental.

Mallard Lakes is brimming with complimentary amenities - 2 pools, each with a children's shallow end, plus an inviting hot tub. Free WiFi included at both pool areas, as well as in the townhome. Our scenic community also includes 5 lakes - 2 tidal and 3 freshwater. Bring your kayak or canoe and paddle away. Play tennis, basketball, beach volleyball and shuffleboard. Your children can safely ride their bikes or play on our 2 playgrounds while you stroll the walking trails and rest at the lovely gazebo overlooking the largest lake.

Ride the tram or stroll on the 3 mile long Ocean City, MD, boardwalk, just minutes away. Rehoboth Beach and it's boardwalk are just minutes north. Known for it's inexpensive kiddie rides (most just 50 cents each!) , funky shops and restaurants, Rehoboth Beach will delight everyone in your family.

Assateague Island National Seashore and its famous wild ponies are just a short drive from Herons View.

Hungry? Check out the coastal cuisine at nearby Harpoon Hannah's, Seacrets and dozens of other restaurants.

From nature preserves to kayaking, bird watching to nature cruises, art galleries to biking, Slower Lower Delaware has it all.

Nature lovers can explore the Assawoman Wildlife Refuge, James Farm Ecological Preserve and Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuge.

Looking for watersports? We have them all - parasailing, windsurfing, bay and surf fishing, pontoon boats, jet skis, and the newest craze - stand up paddleboarding, all within minutes of Herons View.

Explore the Delaware Wine & Ale Trail where you can tour local wineries and breweries, complete with samples of course! Stroll just across the street from Herons View to visit the vineyard of Fenwick Wine Cellars and sample their delicious local wines.

Enjoy outdoor performances under the stars at the Freeman Stage, a half mile from Herons View - enjoy music, children's shows, theater, opera, oldies bands, and symphony orchestras. Most shows are free!

Bargain hunting? Visit the Outlet Shops in Ocean City and tax free Rehoboth Beach (both locations open year round )

Interested in Mid-Atlantic shipwrecks? Peruse our map and coffee table book on the subject, then visit the nearby FREE Discover Sea Shipwreck Museum, less than 10 minutes away.

Enjoy world class performances with stars like David Copperfield and Bill Cosby and Broadway style productions like Hairspray at Broadway in Salisbury.

Additional Amenities: 3 Season Sun Room - sun drenched relaxation overlooking the lake with central air conditioning and heat , patio table with seating for 4, comfy futon, ceiling fan and that fabulous lake view!

Additional Kitchen Features - Disposal , beadboard cabinetry, beadboard wainscoting , under cabinet puck lighting , tile floor, full complement of cookware, serving platters, flatware, stemware and dinnerware, insulated cooler and freezer packs for those days at the beach.

For the little ones, a Pack -n- Play with a bassinet adapter and a high chair are provided for your use.

Call now for immediate booking 610-966-0167




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Property Type

  • Townhome
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    Queen pillowtop...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Futon in sunroom...moreless

  • Bedroom 4

    Sleeper sofa in living room ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

    ...moreless

  • Call now for immediate booking 610-966-0167 Bring your favorite linens and towels. Comforters, pillows and blankets are provided for all beds. Master Bedroom on 2nd floor features: Scenic lake view, queen pillow top bed, premium bed pillows, dresser and night stands, ceiling fan, 2 closets, AM/FM clock radio, and full length mirror. Guest Room on 2nd floor (the tropical fish room) features: 2 twin beds, fluffy bed pillows, ceiling fan, dresser and night stand, and ample closet space. Sleeper sofa in living room - we suggest adding the Japanese futon provided atop ( or under!) the full size sleeper sofa mattress for added comfort. Futon in sunroom - fall asleep listening to the lake fountain and night fowl...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Skylight...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: outdoor shower

    Outside ...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet

    ...moreless

  • Master Bath on 2nd floor : Relaxing over-sized soaking tub, Rain shower head, Expansive skylight, Double vanity, and Custom tile work. Guest bath and Private, spacious HOT outdoor shower with dressing area. Call now for immediate booking 610-966-0167...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Call now for immediate booking 610-966-0167 Sandy sunbathing beach with picnic tables and charcoal grills Free water aerobics classes in season A short walk across the street you'll find....a winery & vineyard where you can sample a variety of local wines, bakery, restaurants, a sports bar, shopping, hair salon and more. The beach , Fenwick Island State Park and the historic Fenwick Island Lighthouse ( open seasonally for tours) are a 5 minute drive away. Grocery stores, espresso bar , pharmacies, pizzeria ,go karts, miniature golf ( indoor & outdoor), cinemas, ice cream shops, nature preserves, and bookstores are also all within a 5 minute drive. Local maps, brochures, menus and discount coupon books are provided at Herons View for your convenience....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • Books For Kids
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Bay/Sound
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Duty Free Shops
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Beach:

    Fenwick Island State Park is never crowded and features a concession, rest rooms, changing rooms and hot water showers. ...moreless

  • Lake
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront:

    Our sunroom and master bedroom command a stunning view of 1 of the 5 lakes in the community. Relax in the shade of our pine tree while savoring your morning coffee or evening glass of wine. ...moreless

  • Near The Ocean:

    2 miles from the beach...moreless

  • Town:

    Fenwick Island is part of slower ,lower Delaware and part of the Quiet Resorts, yet only minutes from Ocean City and Rehoboth Beach boardwalks. ...moreless

  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Paragliding
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Business Center
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Gourmet Kitchen
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Child's Swing
  • Deck / Patio
  • Deck Furniture
  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Bring your own ! Any non-motorized watercraft may be put into the lakes. ...moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Porch Furniture
  • Sand Box
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Small Cooler
  • Tennis
  • Tennis Court
  • Terrace
  • Walkway To Water
  • Yard

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    FREE water aerobics classes in summer!...moreless

  • Hot Tub
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
  • Whirlpool
  • Whirlpool
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Value Season
Nov 1 - Mar 31, 2015
1 night min stay
$95
$595
Shoulder
Apr 1 - May 21, 2015
1 night min stay
$115
$695
Summer Season
May 22 - Aug 31, 2015
7 night min stay

$1,045

Changeover Day: Saturday


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Taxes Included

Notes:

Adult renters must be over 25/No smoking /No pets/( kennel @ 4 miles) Check in 2PM / Check out 11AM.

Call now for immediate booking 610-966-0167

Until confirmed, rates are subject to change. There is a small surcharge should your booking date be so close to your arrival date to require cash on arrival. ( usually only required if booked 5-7 days in advance)

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09/02/14-10/31/14 Nightly $115 Weekly $695

11/01/14-03/31/15 Nightly $95 Weekly $595

04/01/15-05/21/15 Nightly $115 Weekly $695

05/22/14-09/01/15 N/A Weekly $1045

$300 REFUNDABLE Good Care Deposit


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Location

20 Miles
Nearest Airport
Sussex County Airport
0.25 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Smitty McGees
20 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Cape May - Lewes Ferry
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Bear Trap Dunes
0.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Rt 54, Lighthouse Road
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Harpoon Hannas
2 Miles
Nearest Beach
Fenwick Island State Park

Car: Recommended

Call 610-966-0167 for immediate booking.

Relax, refresh and renew at Herons View in Mallard Lakes, your home away from home at the beach. Our home features breathtaking views, outstanding upgrades, and meticulous attention to the details that will make this vacation your best ever. Enjoy the expansive lake view as the herons, ducks and seagulls ply the lake for their dinner. Just walk out your front door to swim, play tennis, go fishing or crabbing, take a walk past the 5 lakes, go birdwatching, play basketball or sunbathe near the tidal lake. After a day on the beach at nearby Fenwick Island State Park, refresh yourself with a hot shower in your private, spacious outside shower. Have your evening wine on the 6' x 14' patio overlooking the lake Prepare the catch of the day in your fully equipped cooks kitchen and enjoy dinner at the patio table as the sun goes down. Fall asleep to the sounds of crickets and waterfowl. Mallard Lakes is a shore town community with all the amenities you are looking for. Peace and quiet, sun and fun, and care free living await you at Mallard Lakes.

Other Activities: Crabbing, bird watching, horseshoes, basketball, volleyball, shuffleboard, walking paths

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2009

About the owner: Our family 1st vacationed here at Mallard Lakes in 1996. We fell in love with the relaxing pace, the family friendly atmosphere and the safe surroundings. Our children learned to ride their bikes here and learned how to catch a crab right off the docks. We love being close to it all, yet apart in our own private oasis here in slower, lower Delaware. Come and experience Herons View at Mallard Lakes for yourself. Call now for immediate booking 610-966-0167

Why the Owner Chose Fenwick Island:
The Mallard Lakes community is off the beaten path yet so close to it all. Swim in 1 of our 2 pools or visit the beach, just 5 minutes from Herons View. Your children can play safely on our 2 playgrounds, basketball court and tennis courts.

The Unique Benefits at this Townhome:
Our guests comment that the peace and serenity found at Herons View are their favorite aspect of their visit. Whether it's having your breakfast on the outside patio overlooking the lake or enjoying a glass of wine at sunset, your spirit will surely thank you for choosing Herons View.


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Photos

  • Great blue heron overlooking the wildlife sanctuary and tidal lake

    Great blue heron overlooking the wildlife sanctuary and tidal lake

  • Guest bedroom, dresser, ceiling fan, large closet, full length dressing mirror

    Guest bedroom, dresser, ceiling fan, large closet, full length dressing mirror

  • Even the decor is relaxed at the BEACH!

    Even the decor is relaxed at the BEACH!

  • Cozy sunroom futon, ceiling fan, glass doors afford a stunning lake view

    Cozy sunroom futon, ceiling fan, glass doors afford a stunning lake view

  • Imagine dinner with a glass of wine and this view!

    Imagine dinner with a glass of wine and this view!

  • Our flying mermaid oversees the kitchen! Breakfast bar too!

    Our flying mermaid oversees the kitchen! Breakfast bar too!

  • Private outside shower with dressing area ( shown with door open)

    Private outside shower with dressing area ( shown with door open)

  • 1 of 2 pools, hot tub and free WiFi

    1 of 2 pools, hot tub and free WiFi

  • 1 of 2 playgrounds

    1 of 2 playgrounds

  • Heron in flight - view from the sunroom

    Heron in flight - view from the sunroom

  • 1 of many crabbing and fishing docks, this one at the tidal lake

    1 of many crabbing and fishing docks, this one at the tidal lake

  • Enjoy your morning coffee while watching the ducks

    Enjoy your morning coffee while watching the ducks

  • Master bedroom suite overlooking the lake. Queen bed, double closets,ceiling fan

    Master bedroom suite overlooking the lake. Queen bed, double closets,ceiling fan

  • Living room with lakeview, TV, DVD, ceiling fan, sofa bed, cable, DVD library

    Living room with lakeview, TV, DVD, ceiling fan, sofa bed, cable, DVD library

  • Dining room with comfy seating for 6

    Dining room with comfy seating for 6

  • Dining in the sunroom, ceiling fan, enjoy the lake view

    Dining in the sunroom, ceiling fan, enjoy the lake view

  • Beautiful reflection off the lake - view from the sunroom & patio

    Beautiful reflection off the lake - view from the sunroom & patio

  • Luxury master bath with skylight & rain head shower, double vanity sinks

    Luxury master bath with skylight & rain head shower, double vanity sinks

  • Welcome to Herons View, your home away from home at the beach -beach toys too!

    Welcome to Herons View, your home away from home at the beach -beach toys too!

  • 1 of 2 tennis courts

    1 of 2 tennis courts

  • Yes, the heron comes this close to our sunroom!

    Yes, the heron comes this close to our sunroom!

  • Henry visits every day to hunt for dinner

    Henry visits every day to hunt for dinner

  • Sunset over the bay

    Sunset over the bay

  • Mama heron feeding her babies at Mallard Lakes -bring your babies!

    Mama heron feeding her babies at Mallard Lakes -bring your babies!

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  • Sleeps
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  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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  • Reviews
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Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
  • Response time: Within an hour
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Calendar last updated: 02/25/2015
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