Bowers Beachfront, Delaware Bay / Summerrental/ Spring & Fall B&B Wkds

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Last updated: 06/27/2016

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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

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.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 3200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Bed And Breakfast
  • Bed & Breakfast


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional


  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed:

    We are sensitive to persons with allergies....moreless

  • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Private bath...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    Shared bath...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet

    Powder Room...moreless

  • Outside: outdoor shower


  • Half bath is located on the upper level.

Other Amenities

  • 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


  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television


  • Away From It All
  • Family


  • Arboretum
  • Bay/Sound
  • Duty Free Shops
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • Hospital

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Beach:

    Our home is directly on the beach with spectacular 180 degree views of the bay!...moreless

  • Beachfront
  • Town
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining:

    We have 2 dining table areas 1st and 2nd floor. Wet bar on the 1st floor with mini refrigerator....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided:

    sheets, blankets, pillows...moreless

  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking Off Street
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet


  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster


  • Balcony:

    Decks off the street side and beach side....moreless

  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Golf:

    Several public golf courses nearby....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Wood Deck

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional


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from 17 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer 2016
Jul 17 - Sep 25, 2016
7 night min stay


Changeover Day: Sunday

Sep 29 - Oct 2, 2016
4 night min stay

flat fee

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.

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35 Miles
Nearest Airport
Philadelphia International
0.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
JP'S Warf
30 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Cape May Ferry, Lewis
4 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Route 1
0.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
JP''S Warf

Car: Recommended

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.



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


Owner info

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

    View from Beach

  • Snow Geese from beach deck

    Snow Geese from beach deck

  • Northern Delaware Bay View

    Northern Delaware Bay View

  • Kitchen


  • View from loft area

    View from loft area

  • Upper Great Room with Cathedral Ceilings

    Upper Great Room with Cathedral Ceilings

  • View from Street

    View from Street

  • Spectacular Sunrise from beach deck

    Spectacular Sunrise from beach deck

  • Southern Delaware Bay View

    Southern Delaware Bay View

  • Sunset over St. Jones River from street side deck

    Sunset over St. Jones River from street side deck

  • Fireplace (shut off in summer)

    Fireplace (shut off in summer)

  • Lower Great Room with Wet Bar & 9 Foot Ceilings

    Lower Great Room with Wet Bar & 9 Foot Ceilings

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BOWERS BEACHFRONT, Delaware Bay / SummerRental/ Spring & Fall B&B Wkds

Bowers Beach, DE, USA #186235ha

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