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Oceanfront Luxurious Sea Colony Penthouse: Sleeps 6-8 Great Views!

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Last updated: 10/16/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Sea Colony condo description

This spacious contemporary penthouse condo with a vaulted ceiling in the living room is bright, clean, sunny and cheerful with gorgeous ocean views from the living room, dining room, kitchen, master bedroom and the large private balcony. You can relax while overlooking the promenade, the dunes and the wide stretch of beach and ocean. While drinking our coffee in the morning, we watch the playful dolphins below as the sun rises over the beautiful Atlantic Ocean.

We bought this condo in June 2012 and have made many new purchases which include two sofas in the living room, one is a queen sleeper, another is a Wyndham Simmons king-size pillow-top mattress set for the master bedroom, and in the dining room, a contemporary table with 8 chairs, measuring 72” with the leaf in, enough for 8 people to eat meals together if they wish.

This year we have also purchased Palm Beach Shutters for the master bedroom windows which almost cover the entire east wall. When opened there is no obstruction of the magnificent ocean views. The ocean sounds will lull you to sleep at night.

Recent renovation includes new tile flooring throughout the living room, dining room, kitchen, both bathrooms and the hallway. Carpets cover the bedroom floors. The kitchen has also been renovated with beautiful granite counter tops.

The living room and both bedrooms all have flat screen wall-mounted TVs. There is a DVD player in the living room and free WIFI throughout. This condo comes with a covered assigned parking space under the building and additional parking is available in the lot. Bike racks are located under the building so you can bring your bike or rent one in town.

This condo sleeps 8 in beds; there is a king bed in the master bedroom, a queen and a double bed in the second bedroom and a queen sofa sleeper in the living room. We also have a fireplace in the living room for cozy romantic winter rendezvous.

We love the wide stretch of private beach for Sea Colony guests only. There are life guards on the beach in the summer . Umbrellas, beach chairs and toys are available for rent or you can bring your own. It is much less crowded than the beach in town, and much much less crowded than Rehoboth or Ocean City beaches.

Sea Colony has 24-hour security. A vacation in Sea Colony can run the gamut from beach fun to tax-free shopping to golfing, tennis and watersports. The privacy of the 'quiet resort' allows guests to sunbathe and enjoy the soothing ocean breezes in peace. Amusement parks and outlet shopping centers are not far and they provide more variety of family-friendly fun.

This world-class resort tennis facility offers an astounding 34 courts along with tennis clinics, camps and lessons by teaching professionals. Golf courses nearby include two dozen courses featuring waterfront and forest layouts designed by Jack Nicklaus and Gary Player. Sea Colony also organizes weekly events such as bingo, camp fires on the beach and other fun family activities.

The town of Bethany is only .5 miles north of Sea Colony, an easy walk to the boardwalk, restaurants, bookstore, and many other specialty shops. The library in town allows summer vacationers to get a card and use their services which include a nice variety of DVDs and books. We enjoy many of the fine restaurants in Bethany and Oceanview, and if you want to go a bit further Fenwick, Rehoboth and Ocean City.














Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 9
  • 1175 sq. ft.
  • Elevator : 9th floor penthouse

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Included

              Suitability

              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

                25 years...moreless

              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed
              • Wheelchair Accessible:

                The building has Limited Accessibility...moreless

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

              • Bedroom 2: 1 queen, 1 double

                ...moreless

              • Master bedroom: 1 king

                New Wyndham Simmons pillow-top king mattress set. ...moreless

              • Sleep Sofa in Livingroom: 1 queen

                New Queen sofa bed 2013 ...moreless

              • Master bedroom has beautiful ocean views from all angles. Bedroom 2 overlooks the tennis courts and sunsets on the west side....moreless

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              Other Amenities

                  • Services Available: Community Shuttle (Seasonal) Midweek Housekeeping (Fee) Beach Chairs & Umbrella Rental (Fee) Recycling Services Policies: Non-Smoking Rentals/sorry, no pets Covered Parking Steps to the ocean with a full team of lifeguards Access to many community pools (outdoor & indoor, kiddie pool too) Great tennis facility with clinic and games Sea Colony has weekly events such as bingo, camp fires on the beach and other family oriented events which are great fun for everyone! ...moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Music Library:

                    About 200 CDs...moreless

                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • Stereo
                  • Television:

                    3 Wall mounted Flat screen televisions; one in living room, and one in each bedroom...moreless

                  • Video Library:

                    Collection of DVDs...moreless

                  Theme

                  • Family
                  • Romantic
                  • Spa
                  • Sports & Activities

                  Attractions

                  • Churches
                  • Cinemas
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Library
                  • Live Theater
                  • Marina
                  • Playground
                  • Recreation Center
                  • Restaurants
                  • Synagogues
                  • Theme Parks
                  • Water Parks

                  Local Services & Businesses

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

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Beachcombing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Boating
                  • Miniature Golf
                  • Outlet Shopping
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Shelling
                  • Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Walking
                  • Whale Watching
                  • Wildlife Viewing

                  Location Type

                  • Beachfront
                  • Oceanfront

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Basketball Court
                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Paragliding
                  • Parasailing
                  • Sailing
                  • Surfing
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Wind-Surfing

                  Dining

                  • Dining:

                    New contemporary table, with leaf expands to 72', with 8 chairs...moreless

                  • Dining Room
                  • Seating for 8 people

                  General

                  • Air Conditioning
                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Elevator:

                    9th floor penthouse...moreless

                  • Fitness Room / Equipment
                  • Living Room:

                    New Simmons Queen Sleep Sofa with memory foam mattess....moreless

                  • Parking:

                    One parking space in garage; Second space in resort parking lot...moreless

                  • Washing Machine

                  Kitchen

                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Kitchen:

                    Cabinet-mounted electric can opener...moreless

                  • Microwave
                  • Oven
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove
                  • Toaster

                  Outside

                  • Balcony:

                    Condo has its own oceanfront balcony with table and chairs...moreless

                  • Bicycles:

                    May be rented locally...moreless

                  • Deck / Patio:

                    Large ocean front balcony...moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill
                  • Tennis:

                    One of East coast's premier tennis resorts, on site, lighted for night use. 34 tennis courts (4 indoor & 14 Har-Tru)...moreless

                  Pool / Spa

                  • Communal Pool:

                    12 pools (2 indoor) Multiple Community pools Kiddie wading pool Community Hot Tub Community Pool-Heated Seasonally Sun Deck...moreless

                  • Heated Pool
                  • Hot Tub:

                    Jacuzzi with indoor pool. Renovated fitness center...moreless

                  • Indoor Pool
                  • Private Pool:

                    All pools are restricted to resort owners/renters. We also have 1/2 mile of private beach....moreless

                  • Sauna:

                    Community Sauna...moreless

                  House Cleaning

                      • Housekeeper Included
                       

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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Mid Fall 2014
                      Oct 4 - Oct 31, 2014
                      3 night min stay
                      $185
                      $1,299
                      Late Fall/Winter 2014
                      Nov 1 - Dec 31, 2014
                      3 night min stay
                      $159
                      $1,113
                      Winter
                      Jan 1 - Mar 27, 2015
                      3 night min stay
                      $159
                      $1,113
                      Early Spring
                      Mar 28 - Apr 17, 2015
                      3 night min stay
                      $169
                      $1,183
                      Late Spring
                      Apr 18 - May 21, 2015
                      3 night min stay
                      $205
                      Memorial Day Week
                      May 22 - May 25, 2015
                      4 night min stay
                      $250
                      Late Spring
                      May 26 - May 29, 2015
                      3 night min stay
                      $205
                      May 30-June 5, 2015
                      May 30 - Jun 5, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $1,499
                      June 6-June 12, 2015
                      Jun 6 - Jun 12, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $1,599
                      June 13 - June 19, 2015
                      Jun 13 - Jun 19, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $2,099
                      June 20 - June 26, 2015
                      Jun 20 - Jun 26, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $2,199
                      High Summer Season
                      Jun 27 - Aug 21, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $2,799
                      Late Summer
                      Aug 22 - Aug 28, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $2,499
                      Labor Day Week
                      Aug 29 - Sep 4, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $1,999
                      Early Fall
                      Sep 5 - Sep 18, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $1,595
                      Fall 2015
                      Sep 19 - Oct 2, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $1,395

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Taxes Included

                      Notes:

                      All booking fees, taxes, and cleaning fees are included in the weekly rental price. There is a $90 cleaning fee for rentals less than one week except the 5-day Memorial Day week. Guest passes which are required by Sea Colony are not included in the rental price.

                      Free Parking: 2 parking spaces, 1 reserved space under the building and 1 in larger outdoor lot. No smoking, no pets.


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                      Last updated: 10/16/2014
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                      Location

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                      25 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      Sussex County Airport
                      0.4 Miles
                      Nearest Barpub
                      Mango's
                      20 Miles
                      Nearest Ferry
                      Cape May/Lewes Ferry (1-800-643-3779)
                      9.8 Miles
                      Nearest Golf
                      Bayside Resort Golf Club designed by Jack Nicklaus
                      80 Miles
                      Nearest Train
                      Wilmington, Delaware
                      0.1 Miles
                      Nearest Motorway
                      Delaware Rt. 1
                      0.1 Miles
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      Cottage Cafe
                      50 Metres
                      Nearest Beach
                      Private Ocean beach directly in front of condo

                      Car: Not Necessary

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2012

                      About the owner: I am a pediatric occupational therapist who has always loved the ocean though I was raised in the Midwest in Illinois. When my two children were young we came from Bethesda, Maryland to many beaches along the eastern seaboard, including Rehoboth and Bethany Beach Delaware and even the Outer Banks of North Carolina. I always dreamed of having my own place on the oceanfront. Just last year I accomplished that dream when my son and I bought this beautiful condo in Sea Colony. We are enjoying it immensely and look forward to sharing it with friends, family, and guests.

                      Why the Owner Chose Sea Colony:
                      Bethany Beach quickly became our favorite vacation spot because it was so close to our home and we could be on the beach the same day we arrived. We like its small town, quiet atmosphere and family orientation. We go to Rehoboth or Ocean City, just 20 - 30 minutes away for outlet shopping, amusement parks, and bike riding on the boardwalk. We chose Sea Colony because it is right on the ocean with beautiful views. We love the activities provided in the summer for the families in the Sea Colony community. The shuttle service provided in the summer months makes getting around the resort very easy.

                      The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
                      We specifically chose this condo because of its gorgeous views of the ocean from the balcony and most rooms inside the condo. It is spacious, bright and sunny, and clean from top to bottom. We love the large rooms and vaulted ceiling. In the summer, as we drink our coffee we enjoy watching beautiful sunrises and playful dolphins from our living room and large balcony. There are beach combers on the sand, children and adults in the pools and walkers on the promenade. In the winter we love to watch the fire in the fireplace, while also viewing the ocean as we have our early evening glass of wine.


                      Contact us

                      Speaks: english

                       

                      Photos

                      • Sunrise from Balcony

                        Sunrise from Balcony

                      • New dining room table. Seats 8 with leaf in.

                        New dining room table. Seats 8 with leaf in.

                      • Now is a king mattress made for Wyndam hotels. It is like sleeping on a cloud.

                        Now is a king mattress made for Wyndam hotels. It is like sleeping on a cloud.

                      • Second bedroom now has 1 queen and 1 standard regular bed

                        Second bedroom now has 1 queen and 1 standard regular bed

                      • Second Bathroom

                        Second Bathroom

                      • View from inside condo
Fireplace gone.

                        View from inside condo Fireplace gone.

                      • Ocean view during the day.

                        Ocean view during the day.

                      • Indoor pool with Hot Tub beyond the pool

                        Indoor pool with Hot Tub beyond the pool

                      • Promenade outside building

                        Promenade outside building

                      • View from Bethany Beach boardwalk

                        View from Bethany Beach boardwalk

                      • Sunset from balcony outside second bedroom

                        Sunset from balcony outside second bedroom

                      • Living room with two new Simmons sofas, one makes into a Queen sleeper.

                        Living room with two new Simmons sofas, one makes into a Queen sleeper.

                      • White caps from balcony.

                        White caps from balcony.

                      • Master BR, gorgeous ocean views when blinds are open

                        Master BR, gorgeous ocean views when blinds are open

                      • Master Bathroom

                        Master Bathroom

                      • Kitchen

                        Kitchen

                      • Tennis courts from 2nd bedroom

                        Tennis courts from 2nd bedroom

                      • Closest pool with no obstruction of beach and oceanview

                        Closest pool with no obstruction of beach and oceanview

                      • Renovated Fitness Center

                        Renovated Fitness Center

                      • Entrance to Sea Colony

                        Entrance to Sea Colony

                      • View from balcony

                        View from balcony

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                      This listing was first published here in 2013.

                      Date last modified - Saturday, October 18, 2014

                      $159 - $400 per night (USD)
                      2

                      2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 8

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                      Minimum stay: 3-7 nights
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                      Speaks: english
                      • Calendar last updated 10/16/2014
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