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3 Blocks to beach and boardwalk! Cozy, family house - sleeps 8-9.

Bedrooms 4
Space 2,500 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms 3 Baths, (Sleeps 8-9 plus couch)

Our home is a classic beach house just a short walk(3 blocks, 6-7 minutes) to the beach and boardwalk and across the street from the trolley stop. It is located on Oakwood Street; a wide, open and private street; our lot is large, open parking (5+vehicles/grass is OK). Guests enjoy the cozy front porch and huge backyard deck. They tell us it feels like a home away from home.

We bought the home from the ex-mayor of Bethany who designed and built the home in the 1980's. We re-decorated and purchased all new furnishings 5 years ago.

Our house is ideal for family summer beach vacations and non-summer get-away.

Our home is right near the beach and town but still has a private, uncrowded atmosphere that makes for a wonderfully relaxing vacation.


Ed & Gail

Keywords: House, walk to beach, 3rd block

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Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 17, 2018

Why Gail chose Bethany Beach

Big cozy lot, parking for 5 cars, short walk to beach, quiet pretty street


Bethany Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2500 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • Max. adults: 9
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Dining Area
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 4 - shower , outdoor shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2), Baby Cribs (portable) (1), Pyramid Bunk Beds (1)
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • wheelchair accessible ...
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Beach chairs, boogey boards, umbrellas, bicycle, beach toys, tote (carrier to beach), parking for up to 5 cars (in yard ok), handicap ramp access, beach trolley stop next to house, town library nearby


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3 Blocks to beach and boardwalk! Cozy, family house - sleeps 8-9.
average rating of 4.2 based on 5 reviews

We had a great vacation. House for comfortable and we had plenty of room for everyone.

  • 4 of 5

We loved Bethany Beach and we will more than likely return someday. The house was very comfortable and the kitchen was well stocked. We also appreciated the beach equipment in the garage. The only thing that we would have liked better is if we were a little closer to the beach.

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great time

  • 4 of 5

The house was clean, well laid out and close to the beach. We were there with my son, his wife and my two grandchildren and there were lots of books and games. The kitchen was large and well equipped. There were also lots of beach chairs, boards and a bicycle which we used. In all it was very close to the shops in Bethany, to restaurants and to the beach so we had a very good time.

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great family vacation

  • 4 of 5

Overall the house is in great shape and well maintained. Convenient location, easy walk to the beach and boardwalk. Quick drive to food store. Nice family atmosphere to the town. All my kids had a blast.

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A good family vacation choice

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful week with our family. The house is very spacious, and an easy walk to a beautiful beach. We enjoyed the biking and beach (especially the 4th of July fireworks).

Everything we needed was right there, and in good condition. I especially appreciated the lack of "personal clutter" in the house. It felt more like our own home during our stay.

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2015
  • Stayed: July 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Good value for the money

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our stay at this rental. It was a good value for the price. We had nine adults staying in the house and would have had trouble fitting any more people. It was a short walk to the beach and close enough to downtown Bethany, the trolley and local stores to make them accessible. We enjoyed many dinners on the large shaded deck in the back.

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2012
  • Stayed: July 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Outlet shopping, boardwalk stage shows, boardwalk strolling, local trolley, library across the street. 3.5 block/7 minute walk to the beach.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
cleaning $175

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.