Bowers Beachfront, Delaware Bay / Summerrental/ Spring & Fall B&B Wkds(17 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:1-7 nights
- Property type:Bed And Breakfast
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms (one en suite), 1 half bathroom
Beautiful construction 3 story beach home directly on the Delaware Bay in Bowers Beach.
B&B weekends in the spring/fall. NASCAR/Firefly rates available. Seventh year rentals. Families only with a maximum of six (6) guests during summer rentals.. Very open and airy with water views from every window. A quiet birding, and photography paradise! Sandy beach, beautiful sunrises and sunsets. Public boat ramp within 1 mile. Headboat charters available for fishing. Centrally located between Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refugue and Prime Hook Natioanal Wildlife Refugue. Only minutes from golf courses, restaurants, Dover Downs and Dover Motor speedway. Easy driving distance to the Lewis/Cape May ferry and the towns of Lewes and Rehobeth Beach. Area is a wildlife haven surrounded by conservation lands and Federal wildlife reserves.
SPECTACULAR Spring & Fall Bed & Breakfast WEEKEND GETAWAY: Enjoy the peace and quiet our home can provide for a relaxing weekend away from it all! Our location is ideal to watch and photograph the spring migration of numerous species of birds! Enjoy migrating shorebirds from our bayfront deck as they land! We are centrally located between Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refugue and Prime Hook National Wildlife Refugue. Your innkeeper, Steve is an avid birder and digital photographer and can help you plan your excursions. He is also an ACA certified open water kayak instructor and is available for training and/or tours.
Member since: 2007
- 3200 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 6
- Non Smoking Only
- Bed And Breakfast
- Bed & Breakfast
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Optional
- Low Allergen Environment
- Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom
- Half bath is located on the upper level.
- Bring your telescope, binoculars and digital camera for awesome birding, stargazing, scanning the horizon for ships. This home has an inverted floor plan with the kitchen and great room on the top floor. Kitchen has beautiful granite countertops. The great room is mostly glass facing the Delaware bay with a large deck. The lower level is the bedroom level and also has a family room with a wet bar, mini fridge, microwave and massive game table for puzzles or card games. This floor also has a large deck. Living areas have numerous ceiling fans; as well as each bedroom. Water views from every window. DURING SUMMER SEASON: WEEKLY FAMILY RENTALS NO MEALS INCLUDED. DURING SPRING & FALL SEASONS: OPERATING AS A B&B WITH BREAKFAST INCLUDED. PLUS for B&B Guests: SEA KAYAK TRAINING AND TOURS taught by ACA certified open water instructor may be available for a fee upon request. Contact us for more information....moreless
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Games For Kids
- Satellite / Cable
- Away From It All
- Duty Free Shops
Local Services & Businesses
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Gambling Casinos
- Outlet Shopping
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Mountain Biking
- Pier Fishing
- Roller Blading
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Surf Fishing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Air Conditioning
- Alarm Clock
- Basic Soaps
- Ceiling Fans
- Clothes Dryer
- Hair Dryer
- Laundry Soap
- Linens Provided:
- Local Activities Guide
- Local Maps
- Local Restaurant Guide
- Paper Towels
- Parking Off Street
- Toilet Paper
- Washing Machine
- Water Cooler
- Wireless Internet
- 4 Ring Stove
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Ice Maker
- Mini Refrigerator
- Pantry Items
- Outdoor Grill
- Outdoor Grill Gas
- Wood Deck
- Housekeeper Optional
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Apr 2 - May 31, 2017
2 night min stay
Jun 1 - Jun 3, 2017
3 night min stay
Jun 11 - Oct 15, 2017
7 night min stay
Changeover Day: Sunday
Jun 15 - Jun 17, 2017
3 night min stay
Sep 28 - Sep 30, 2017
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Taxes Not included
Cancellation policy for summer: 2 month notice required prior to rental start date after which renter will forfeit deposit.
Cancellation policy for B&B: 2 week notice required prior to rental start date after which renter will forfeit deposit.
For Summer rentals: Deposit of 1/2 weekly rate (plus $1500 refundable security deposit) with signed lease agreement to hold reservation. Balance due 2 weeks prior to rental date.
Bed and Breakfast: 1 night rental deposit to hold room.
Owner's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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Bowers Beach is located near Dover, Delaware. This home is bayside, directly on the beach on Delaware Bay. Our home is centerlly located between Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge and Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuge. Bowers Beach is minutes from the capital city of Dover with entertainment, restaurants, tax-free shopping, Dover Downs casino, Dover Motor Speedway. Within comfortable driving distance to the Lewis/Cape May ferry, Rehobeth Beach, and Bethany Beach.
FOR OUR SPRING/FALL B&B GUESTS: LET US PLAN A WEEKEND OF FUN! FOR EXPERIENCED OR BIGINNER KAYAKERS! ACA CERTIFIED OPEN WATER SEA KAYAK INSTRUCTION IS AVAILABLE (for fee) FOR PRIVATE/SEMI-PRIVATE INSTRUCTION. WE CAN ALSO PROVIDE A GUIDE FOR BAY AND RIVER KAYAK TOURS!
Other Activities: BIRDING, DIGISCOPING, PHOTOGRAPHY, KAYAKING, HIKING, MARSHES/BAY, BOATING, RELAXING.
Golf: Listed in order of driving distance:
Dover Par 3 & Driving Range (Public), 924 Artis Dr, Dover, DE, 19904
Maple Dale Cuntry Club (Private), 39 Mapledale Rd, Dover, DE, 19904
Wild Quail Golf & Country Club (Private), 1 Clubhouse Dr, Camden Wyoming, DE, 19934
Eagle Creek Golf Club (Private), Bldg. 810, Dover AFB, DE, 19902
Jonathan's Landing - Cape Course (Public Community), 1309 Ponderosa Dr, Magnolia, DE, 19962
Jonathan's Landing - Pointe (Public Community), 1309 Ponderosa Dr, Magnolia, DE, 19962
Shawnee Country Club (Private), 6152 S Rehoboth Blvd, Milford, DE, 19963
Cohanzick Country Club (Public), Bridgeton Fairton Rd, Fairton, NJ, 08320
Frog Hollow Golf Club (Public Community), 1 Wittington Way, Middletown, DE, 19709
Golf Academy of Delaware (Public Community), 631 Bayview Rd, Middletown, DE, 19709
Back Creek (Public), 101 Back Creek Dr, Middletown, DE, 19709
Upland Golf Club (Public), 23780 Thawley Rd, Denton, MD, 21629
Caroline Country Club (Private), 24820 Pealiquor Rd, Denton, MD, 21629
Wild Oaks Golf Club - White Cedar (Public Community), 75 Wild Oaks Dr, Salem, NJ, 08079
Wild Oaks Golf Club - Pin Oaks (Public Community), 75 Wild Oaks Dr, Salem, NJ, 08079
Wild Oaks Golf Club - Willow Oaks (Public Community), 75 Wild Oaks Dr, Salem, NJ, 08079
The Rookery Golf Club (Public), 27052 Broadkill Rd, Milton, DE, 19968
Heritage Shores (Public Community), 1 Heritage Shore Cir, Bridgeville, DE, 19933
Year Purchased: 2007
About the owner: We are Maryland residents who fell in love with the Delaware shore. We built our home for our retirement years. We are very active and enjoy kayaking, road biking and nature photography.
Why the Owner Chose Bowers Beach, DE, USA:
Our home is a sanctuary from everyday stress. Taking long walks on the beach and watching the shorebirds is very relaxing. Sitting on the deck with a good book is a dream. Our home is close enough to stores and shopping, Dover is only 10 miles away.
The Unique Benefits at this Bed And Breakfast:
The layout of our home offers unobstructed views of the Delaware bay. Bowers Beach is close enough to plan day trips to Rehobeth beach or the town of Lewes without being stuck in the kaos of traffic and crowds
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View from Beach
Snow Geese from beach deck
Northern Delaware Bay View
View from loft area
Upper Great Room with Cathedral Ceilings
View from Street
Spectacular Sunrise from beach deck
Southern Delaware Bay View
Sunset over St. Jones River from street side deck
Fireplace (shut off in summer)
Lower Great Room with Wet Bar & 9 Foot Ceilings
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