Fenwick Island Waterfront Retreat in Family Friendly Mallard Lakes - No Fees!(83 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:1-7 nights
- Property type:Townhome
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
2+ bedrooms, 1.5 baths, outside shower, hot tub, 5 minutes to the beach!
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HERONS VIEW won 'Best Stay in Fenwick Island' !
Welcome to slower, lower Delaware and HERONS VIEW - off the beaten path yet so close to it all.
Located just 2 miles west of the beach and an easy 2.5 hour drive from Baltimore, Philadelphia, and Washington DC, HERONS VIEW at Mallard Lakes in Fenwick Island, DE, is your home away from home at the beach.
Mallard Lakes is a shore town community with all the amenities you are looking for. Safe, family friendly and close to it all, HERONS VIEW is your home base for exploring all there is to enjoy in Delaware and Maryland.
NO ADDITIONAL AMENITIES FEE! We include a complimentary amenities pass with your rental.
Mallard Lakes is brimming with complimentary amenities - 2 pools, each with a children's shallow end, plus an inviting hot tub. Free WiFi included at both pool areas, as well as in the townhome. Our scenic community also includes 5 lakes - 2 tidal and 3 freshwater. Bring your kayak or canoe and paddle away. Play tennis, basketball, beach volleyball and shuffleboard. Your children can safely ride their bikes or play on our 2 playgrounds while you stroll the walking trails and rest at the lovely gazebo overlooking the largest lake.
In season, Mallard Lakes hosts free events for our guests - water aerobics classes, steel drum concerts, teen swim nights, rainy day movies, game night socials and more.
Ride the tram or stroll on the 3 mile long Ocean City, MD, boardwalk, just minutes away. Rehoboth Beach and it's boardwalk are just minutes north. Known for it's inexpensive kiddie rides (most just 50 cents each!) , funky shops and restaurants, Rehoboth Beach will delight everyone in your family.
Assateague Island National Seashore and its famous wild ponies are just a short drive from HERONS VIEW.
Hungry? Check out the coastal cuisine at nearby Harpoon Hannah's, Seacrets and dozens of other restaurants.
From nature preserves to kayaking, bird watching to nature cruises, art galleries to biking, Slower Lower Delaware has it all.
Nature lovers can explore the Assawoman Wildlife Refuge, James Farm Ecological Preserve and Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuge.
Looking for watersports? We have them all - parasailing, windsurfing, bay and surf fishing, pontoon boats, jet skis, and the newest craze - stand up paddleboarding, all within minutes of Herons View.
Explore the Delaware Wine & Ale Trail where you can tour local wineries and breweries, complete with samples of course!
Enjoy outdoor performances under the stars at the Freeman Stage, a half mile from HERONS VIEW - enjoy music, children's shows, theater, opera, oldies bands, and symphony orchestras. Most shows are free!
Bargain hunting? Visit the Outlet Shops in Ocean City and tax free Rehoboth Beach (both locations open year round )
Interested in Mid-Atlantic shipwrecks? Peruse our map and coffee table book then visit the nearby FREE Discover Sea Shipwreck Museum to view artifacts from the Titanic, Atocha and more.
Enjoy world class performances with stars like David Copperfield and Broadway style productions like Hairspray at Broadway in Salisbury and Clear Space Theater
in Rehoboth Beach.
Additional Amenities: 3 Season Sun Room - sun drenched relaxation overlooking the lake with central air conditioning and heat , patio table,, comfy futon, ceiling fan and that fabulous lake view!
Additional Kitchen Features - Disposal , beadboard cabinetry, beadboard wainscoting , under cabinet puck lighting , tile floor, full complement of cookware, serving platters, flatware, stemware and dinnerware, insulated cooler and freezer packs for those days at the beach.
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Member since: 2010
- 1200 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 6
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
- Bring your favorite linens and towels. Comforters, pillows and blankets are provided for all beds. Master Bedroom on 2nd floor features: Scenic lake view, queen pillow top bed, premium bed pillows, dresser and night stands, ceiling fan, 2 closets, AM/FM clock radio, and full length mirror. Guest Room on 2nd floor (the tropical fish room) features: 2 twin beds, fluffy bed pillows, ceiling fan, dresser and night stand, and ample closet space. Sleeper sofa in living room - we suggest adding the Japanese futon provided atop ( or under!) the full size sleeper sofa mattress for added comfort. Futon in sunroom - fall asleep listening to the lake fountain and night fowl...moreless
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom
- Call now for immediate booking Sandy sunbathing beach with picnic tables and charcoal grills Free water aerobics classes in season A short walk across the street you'll find....a winery & vineyard where you can sample a variety of local wines, bakery, restaurants, a sports bar, shopping, hair salon and more. The beach , Fenwick Island State Park and the historic Fenwick Island Lighthouse ( open seasonally for tours) are a 5 minute drive away. Grocery stores, espresso bar , pharmacies, pizzeria ,go karts, miniature golf ( indoor & outdoor), cinemas, ice cream shops, nature preserves, and bookstores are also all within a 5 minute drive. Local maps, brochures, menus and discount coupon books are provided at Herons View for your convenience....moreless
- Books For Adults
- Books For Kids
- DVD Player
- Games For Kids
- Satellite / Cable
- Video Library
- Away From It All
- Tourist Attractions
- Duty Free Shops
- Live Theater
- Water Parks
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Gambling Casinos
- Outlet Shopping
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Lake View
Our sunroom and master bedroom command a stunning view of 1 of the 5 lakes in the community. Relax in the shade of our pine tree while savoring your morning coffee or evening glass of wine. ...moreless
- Near The Ocean:
- Water View
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Deepsea Fishing
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Ice Skating
- Jet Skiing
- Pier Fishing
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Surf Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Room
- Seating for 6 people
- Activities Guide
- Air Conditioning
- Alarm Clock
- Basic Soaps
- Business Center
- Ceiling Fans
- Clothes Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Laundry Soap
- Living Room
- Local Activities Guide
- Local Maps
- Local Restaurant Guide
- 4 Ring Stove
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Garbage Disposal
- Gourmet Kitchen
- Pantry Items
- Child's Swing
- Deck / Patio
- Deck Furniture
- Kayak / Canoe:
- Lanai / Gazebo
- Lawn / Garden
- Outdoor Furniture
- Outdoor Grill
- Porch / Veranda
- Porch Furniture
- Sand Box
- Screen Porch / Veranda
- Small Cooler
- Tennis Court
- Walkway To Water
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
SUMMER - No booking fee
May 26 - Sep 3, 2017
7 night min stay
SHOULDER - No booking fee
Sep 4 - Oct 31, 2017
1 night min stay
VALUE - No booking fee
Nov 1 - Mar 31, 2018
1 night min stay
SHOULDER-No booking fee
Apr 1 - May 24, 2018
1 night min stay
SUMMER - No booking fee
May 25 - Sep 2, 2018
7 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $300
Adult renters must be over 25/No smoking /No pets/( kennel @ 4 miles)
Check in 2PM / Check out 11AM during Summer - We frequently offer early check in and late check out in the off season.
Until confirmed, rates are subject to change.
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Relax, refresh and renew at Herons View in Mallard Lakes, your home away from home at the beach. Our home features breathtaking views, outstanding upgrades, and meticulous attention to the details that will make this vacation your best ever. Enjoy the expansive lake view as the herons, ducks and seagulls ply the lake for their dinner. Just walk out your front door to swim, play tennis, go fishing or crabbing, take a walk past the 5 lakes, go birdwatching, play basketball or sunbathe near the tidal lake. After a day on the beach at nearby Fenwick Island State Park, refresh yourself with a hot shower in your private, spacious outside shower. Have your evening wine on the 6' x 14' patio overlooking the lake Prepare the catch of the day in your fully equipped cooks kitchen and enjoy dinner at the patio table as the sun goes down. Fall asleep to the sounds of crickets and waterfowl. Mallard Lakes is a shore town community with all the amenities you are looking for. Peace and quiet, sun and fun, and care free living await you at Mallard Lakes.
Other Activities: Crabbing, bird watching, horseshoes, basketball, volleyball, shuffleboard, walking paths
Year Purchased: 2009
About the owner: Our family 1st vacationed here at Mallard Lakes in 1996. We fell in love with the relaxing pace, the family friendly atmosphere and the safe surroundings. Our children learned to ride their bikes here and learned how to catch a crab right off the docks. We love being close to it all, yet apart in our own private oasis here in slower, lower Delaware. Come and experience Herons View at Mallard Lakes for yourself.
Why the Owner Chose Selbyville, DE, USA:
The Mallard Lakes community is off the beaten path yet so close to it all. Swim in 1 of our 2 pools or visit the beach, just 5 minutes from Herons View. Your children can play safely on our 2 playgrounds, basketball court and tennis courts.
The Unique Benefits at this Townhome:
Our guests comment that the peace and serenity found at Herons View are their favorite aspect of their visit. Whether it's having your breakfast on the outside patio overlooking the lake or enjoying a glass of wine at sunset, your spirit will surely thank you for choosing Herons View.
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Catch your dinner at 1 of our crabbing docks overlooking the bird sanctuary
Welcome to the tropical guest room with ceiling fan and a large closet
Living room with view to the sunroom and lake
Enjoy a glass of wine on the patio while being entertained by the waterfowl
Bathe your cares away in the en suite master bath under the skylight
1 of 2 refreshing pools, each with a childrens section, 1 with a hot tub!
Our sandy sun bathing beach and picnic area complete with grills
1 of many fishing and crabbing docks - the fountains are lit in the evening
Great blue heron landing in the sanctuary
Heron in flight - view from the sunroom
The lovely landscaping of Mallard Lakes
Master bedroom overlooking the lake
Living and dining room overlooking the lake
After a refreshing nights sleep on the futon, enjoy breakfast in the sunroom
Fully equipped kitchen and breakfast bar
Private outdoor shower with dressing area and large mirror
1 of 4 tennis courts
The gazebo is a quiet spot to relax and contemplate
1 of 2 playgrounds for the little ones
Welcome to HERONS VIEW, your home away from home at the beach -beach toys too
The heron waits just outside the sunroom, waiting to catch dinner
1 of our resident deer
Henry visits every day to hunt for dinner
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