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Great little cottage only 5 large houses from beach and boardwalk shops.

Bedrooms 4
Half Baths1
Space 7 sq ft
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Cottage, 4 Bedrooms, 1.5 Baths, (Sleeps 7)Screened front porch w/table &Chairs.

An individual, typical, seashore cottage by the sea all on one floor. A very comfortable, home like atmosphere. It is located one block behind the Port O Call hotel and is a short 1 1/2 blocks to the beach and wooden, 2 1/2 mile boardwalk. It is just 8 miles south of Atlantic City and 20 minutes north of Wildwwod and 30 minutes north of Cape May, N.J. Also just an hour from Historic Philadelphia, home of the Liberty Bell and Philadelphia Eagles. This makes a great day trip for the whole family.

Keep in mind that you may rent 'Pelican Roost' for a beautiful week or week-end (3 day minimum) in the Fall. Warm days and cool restful nights. Some folks consider this the best time of the year at the shore with less crowds. Our Fall Block Party is Saturday October 8,2016. This is certainly a fun day for everyone! Call for more information.


More Details

jeannette herrman
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 23, 2018

About jeannette herrman

We are a couple who have enjoyed our time here with family and friends very much. It was close to the beach and just the right size for our family. Also we have a great neighborhood with wonderful neighbors.

jeannette herrman purchased this cottage in 1975

Why jeannette herrman chose Ocean City

We discovered Ocean City as grown-ups and wish we

could have vacationed here as childen. We fell in love

with the area and looked for an individual Ocean City

cottage near the beach and boardwalk. The short 1 1/2

blocks is not far to walk with young children and beach gear.

What makes this cottage unique

We enjoy the people of O.C. and meeting the families who

come here with their children for the family atmosphere. All during the summer there are activities for children as well as their parents and also a well guarded safe beach.

Two other unique benefits are the many programs and

Pops Orchestra concerts every week at the Music Pier

next to the beach. The second is our interfaith

Tabernacle, which seats over 2,000 at the 8:30 and

10:30 services every Sunday with Sunday school and child care at each service. Also special programs and concerts during the week. Each Sunday there are

inspiring messages from pastors around the country !


Ocean City Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 7 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 1 -
  • 1.5
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , large closet with sliding glass doors.
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , very restfull
    Bedroom 4 - 1 twin/ single , next to bath-great for child or senior
  • Bedroom 1 has 2 twin bed Bedroom 2,the master bedroom, has 1 queen bed Bedroom 3 has one double bed Bedroom 4 has one twin bed and is next to bathroom
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Tennis ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Last week of Summer is still available Aug,27.-Sept.3. Great warm ,sunny days, cool nights,, everything still open, no crowds, no waiting in lines at resturants,, and the beach is all yours!! This is the most beautiful time of the year. This truly is a great time for Senior Citizens or families with children not yet in school. Call now to reserve a special shore vacation at ' "Pelican Roost" VRBO 336220 410-978-2895 Wonderful last Summer week left August 27-Sept 3.!! This is a great week for Seniors or families with young children . It is warm and very quiet and the beach is not crowded at all. Easy to keep an eye on your children.


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Great little cottage only 5 large houses from beach and boardwalk shops.
average rating of 4.6363635 based on 11 reviews


  • 5 of 5

Pelican"s Roost is a short walk to the beach! It's a comfortable,sweet place to spend vacation! Would do it again in a heartbeat !

  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Overall enjoyed our vacation

  • 3 of 5

Location great. Functional. Nice front porch. You do lose the 1st day because check in is 4pm. No central air. There are 3 older window units that generated too much noise. 2 of the bedrooms had no air so you had to sleep with bedroom doors open. Works if everyone is on the same schedule. Missed not having a grill to avoid heating up kitchen oven. There was room for 1 car off street parking not 2, as advertised. With that being said, we did enjoy our vacation and loved the location and short walk to the beach.

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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House is a little outdated

  • 3 of 5

House is a little outdated.

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Comfy , cozy little place .

  • 5 of 5

Adorable little shore house. Very well stocked with every thing you could possibly need. Loved the screened in porch . Very short walk to the beach. Loved that it's a single home.

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Very relaxing

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place for younger families; friendly owners!

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 4 (which included a 4 and 5 year old) along with my father in law had a wonderful stay here. SO CLOSE to the boardwalk, beach and shops (little grocery store, ice cream shop) that even my 2 boys could ride their little bikes or walk everywhere. Street is very quiet and evenings on the porch were heavenly. Jeanette and her husband are very friendly and prompt and were even willing to work with us when our stay was cut short by a family emergency back home. We highly recommend and will look forward to staying again.

  • Submitted: Feb 19, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
2 Miles
Small Local private plane airport
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Yesterdays over the 34th st bridge
Nearest Ferry
30 Miles
Cape May.N.J. to Lewis.Delaware Ferry
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Nine hole golf course with resturant
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Gardenstate Parkway over 9th or 34th St bridges
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Mario's Italian at 16th and Bay Av.
Nearest Point of Interest
Large Playground
Nearest Point of Interest
Nearest Point of Interest
Mario's Italian Restaurant
Car: recommended

Gambling is available in Atlantic City , which is located 8 miles north of Ocean City.

Cape May is just 30 minutes south of Ocean City.

A 9 hole golf course is just a few blocks away, which includes a restaurant for breakfast and lunch til 3P.M. A modern playground,which also has an area

of basketball courts is a couple of blocks away.

You can pack a lunch and eat there at the picnic tables while watching the children play!

Wildwood N.J. is 20 mins from Ocean City, N.J.

The property is located one block behind the

Port-o-Call Hotel which is located on the boardwalk

between 15th. and 16th. streets.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $100

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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