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'Extraordinary' and 'Luxurious' Describe Canal Woods.

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Last updated: 04/20/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Nestled along the beautiful and serene Assawoman Canal near Bethany Beach, DE is the ultimate in luxury resort living, Canal Woods at Waterside. Canal Woods is close to many vacation hot spots, while remaining removed enough to experience true relaxation from the hustle and bustle. This end unit -4 stories of luxury is handicap accessible with personal elevator. Garage parking provides privacy and shelter while accessing your townhouse. Whether enjoying the beach, the outlets, water parks, sipping a lemonade by the community pool or on the balcony overlooking the water, Canal Woods will become your favorite vacation get-away. FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE, CREDIT CARDS ARE NOW ACCEPTED.

The living room features a gas fireplace along with a 50' flat screen tv. This tv is hooked up to premium cable and offers pay per view movies, as does the master bedroom. Basic cable is available in the 4th floor bedroom. First floor bedroom offers tv for video games/VHS tapes. A private elevator gives you access to all 4 floors. Imagine starting the day sitting at a small breakfast table by the wall of windows overlooking the canal sipping your morning coffee and enjoying the availability of wifi connection. This townhome offers peace and serenity and is moments away from the beach or a day of fun at waterpark, shopping, rentals for kayaking etc. Try this vacation spot and you will be back again.

Comments from vacationer: 'I have stayed at beaches from Bar Harbor to Trinidad, and this beach house has beat them all! The quiet location, the spacious floor plan, and soothing decorating all combined to make this a wonderful trip. As our contribution to a heartfelt thank you we have left four beach chairs. We hope future guests will put them to as good a use as we have.' The Salisbury family ~ Easter 2010

More comments...: 'What an amazing place!! This was better than a four star hotel. All the convenience of home and the luxury of a resort. The atmosphere is so relaxing and the beds are so comfortable. It's away from any traffic and the hustle and bustle of people but just minutes to any shopping and restaurants. The views from the living room are beatuiful, serene and private. The design is so spacious and every detail so carefully thought out it is just a joy to be here. I think the elevator was absolutely brilliant!! It will be a favorite memory for me having stayed here. Everywhere I stay after this will be compared to your place! Thank you so much for sharing your home.' K. Oakes, Hockessin DE ~ April 2010


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Property Type

  • 4 story
  • Townhome
  • 3200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen, 2 double


  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 3: 1 king


  • Bedroom 4: 1 queen


  • 4 Bedrooms; comfortably sleeps 10 people. All bedrooms have ceiling fans and adjoining bathrooms. Bedroom 1 w/2 double beds and a queen leads out to the ground floor patio. Attached bathroom with tub/shower and 1 vanity. TV for game systems in Bedroom 1. Bedroom 2 w/queen bed, features a vanity area separate from the shower/toilet area. Bedroom 3, Luxurious Master Suite w/king bed features a fireplace, and walk-in closet. Bathroom with 4'x4' glass shower and large whirlpool tub, double vanity and enclosed toilet area accompany this bedroom. This bedroom has 46' flat screen tv/cable. Bedroom 2 and 3 are located on the third floor. Bedroom 4 Master bedroom w/queen bed comprises the 4th floor with balcony overlooking Assawoman Canal. 4th floor bathroom features glass shower. Bedroom 4 has 27' tv/cable....moreless

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower


  • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower, jetted tub


  • Bathroom 4: toilet, shower


  • Bathroom 5: toilet


  • Each of 4 full baths accompany each of the 4 bedrooms. Master suite features a 4' x 4' glass shower, large Jacuzzi tub, double vanity and private toilet area. Half bath is located on living room/kitchen floor....moreless

Other Amenities

  • The nearest beach is just 1.0 miles away. It is a 30 minute walk from the townhouse. Or you might drive to the beach and use metered parking. Many families chauffeur the group to the beach and then return by 5 min. bike ride. Also, Bethany bus is available a short walk from the townhouses for a ride to downtown Bethany. Kitchen features double ovens, trio refrigerator, ultra quiet dishwasher, double sink with disposal, additional sink in island, microwave drawer, and warming drawer. WiFi is available for your use. Pay per view movies are also available at a fee. This unit is a prime location on the end of the building. All bedrooms have private bathroom. Playground 1.5 mi in Bethany. Kayaking/canoeing may be enjoyed just out the back of the townhouse. Several public golf courses within 3 miles are available. Outlets, water park north on Rt. 1. Excellent dining in Bethany....moreless


  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television


  • Tourist Attractions


  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Near The Ocean
  • River

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Jet Skiing
  • Paragliding
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 10 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    Mediacom high speed....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room:

    Features Samsung 50' TV over the mantel. Glass game table with seating for 4. Overlooks the Assawoman Canal....moreless

  • Mobile Phone
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    WiFi throughout....moreless


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    Assortment of knives. Assortment of cooking pots and serving bowls. ...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Assortment of dishes, saucers, plates, glasses and cups....moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Kitchen bar seats 4 from suspended bar chairs....moreless

  • Microwave:

    Under counter microwave....moreless

  • Oven:

    Double ovens. Seperate bread warmer drawer....moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Kitchen tea towels and dish cloths....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Side by side stainless steel with bottom freezer drawer. Ice and water in the door....moreless

  • Stove:

    Four burner electric cooktop....moreless

  • Toaster


  • Balcony:

    Overlooks the Assawoman Canal....moreless

  • Bicycles
  • Outdoor Grill:

    On the back patio....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Walkway To Water

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool
  • Jacuzzi


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from 4 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Early Spring
Feb 28 - May 22, 2015
2 night min stay

May 23 - Jun 26, 2015
7 night min stay

Jun 27 - Sep 4, 2015
7 night min stay


Additional information about rental rates


  • Cleaning $120
  • Taxes Not included


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Last updated: 04/20/2015
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126 Miles
Nearest Airport
19 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Lewes/Cape May Ferry
3 Miles
Nearest Golf
Bear Trap and Salt Pond
86 Miles
Nearest Train
Amtrak S. French St. Wilmington DE
1.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Rt 1 and Rt 26
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Local favorites
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Bethany Beach DE

Car: Recommended

Canal Woods located in Sussex County DE is nestled along the Assawoman Canal and is a very quiet, serene location. The recently dredged canal allows for boating which will take you to Fenwick Island and beyond. Bethany Beach, 1 mi from Canal Woods, provides a family environment for vactioners. The Canal Woods townhouse is just a short drive to Rehoboth Beach Tanger outlets for a mega shopping experience. Golf courses, movie theaters, restaurants abound and are in close proximity to the townhouse location. Cape Henlopen state park is nearby offering summer programs for children. Water parks, go-cart parks and many other areas of interest for children/teens are available. This will be your new favorite vacation location.


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  • Canal Woods at Waterside

    Canal Woods at Waterside

  • Dining area looking toward living room.

    Dining area looking toward living room.

  • Living room with fireplace, 2nd floor

    Living room with fireplace, 2nd floor

  • Master Bedroom 3rd floor w/King bed and fireplace.

    Master Bedroom 3rd floor w/King bed and fireplace.

  • Guest Bedroom 3rd floor w/queen bed.

    Guest Bedroom 3rd floor w/queen bed.

  • Guest room 4th floor w/queen bed balcony & bath.

    Guest room 4th floor w/queen bed balcony & bath.

  • First floor guest bath with tub

    First floor guest bath with tub

  • Community Pool

    Community Pool

  • Canal Woods/Red Roof

    Canal Woods/Red Roof

  • Modern kitchen with bar seating for 5.

    Modern kitchen with bar seating for 5.

  • 2nd floor dining and kitchen view

    2nd floor dining and kitchen view

  • Half bath on 2nd floor.

    Half bath on 2nd floor.

  • Deluxe 3rd floor master bath jacuzzi with glass shower

    Deluxe 3rd floor master bath jacuzzi with glass shower

  • 3rd floor guest bath in guest bedroom.

    3rd floor guest bath in guest bedroom.

  • Guest Bedroom 1st floor 2 dbl. beds opens to patio

    Guest Bedroom 1st floor 2 dbl. beds opens to patio

  • First floor laundry room with ironing board

    First floor laundry room with ironing board

  • Backyard Canal for canoeing/kayaking

    Backyard Canal for canoeing/kayaking

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