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The Lookout - Pets Welcome, Beautiful Water Views

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms, 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 6-8)

Come and relax at our home at Primehook Beach. Watch the dolphins in the open waters of the Delaware Bay from our second and third floors or the snow geese, grackles and gulls from our backyard that adjoins the Primehook National Wildlife Reserve with its acres of water. With three floors there is plenty of room for your family to spread out and relax. The top two floors were built in 2003 and the first floor has been remodeled. Our sunsets over the water are gorgeous.

We are across the street from the beach, a short walk. Enjoy bike rides in our private community or go for long walks along the quiet beach looking for shells and sea glass. You will quickly see why Primehook is such a gem. It reminds us of Nags Head, only much closer or Ocean City, MD how it was 60 years ago.

We have two bedrooms on the first floor. One with a king size bed, the other with a full. They share a bathroom with a tub and shower. There is bedroom with 2 single beds and a bathroom with a shower on the second floor. The third floor has a loft bedroom with a queen size bed and its own half bathroom.This bedroom has a magnificent view of the water. At night you can lay in bed and see the ships with their lights on anchored in the Bay.

In nearby Milton, about 9 miles away, we have a Food Lion, a

Walgreens, a Subway, a Chinese carryout, a Domino's and one of our favorites, the Miltonian Restaurant with Greek/Italian and American cuisine. For more shopping we have Lewes and Rehobeth south on Route 1. There is the Boardwalk in Rehobeth and further south, in Ocean City as well as historic sites, theatres, amusement parks, the incomparable Henlopen State Park on the ocean in Rehobeth and all kinds of experiences awaiting you at the shore.

We look forward to hearing from you to plan your vacation at our house in Primehook Beach. It will be our pleasure to help you have a comfortable and enjoyable stay. Ask us to send you our rental agreement so you can book your rental while there is still time. By the way, no waiting for keys at our house, we have resort lock. Thank you, Ron and Anne.

Keywords: Primehook Beach, Private beach, waterfront, close to Baltimore,

Washington and Dover, Bird watchers paradise, Primehook Wildlfe Refuge,

Delaware Bay, Surf Fishing, Kayaking

More Details

Owner
Ron and Anne Anthony
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 15, 2017

About Ron and Anne Anthony

Anne and I grew up in Northern Virginia, married and moved to the Baltimore area. She is a Medical Technologist at a local hospital and I am in the investment business. We have two wonderful sons, Mike and Nick. They are both attending Towson University. We have 2 other members of our family and they are Teddy and Riley, our very special Yorkshire Terriers. Anne teaches Yoga and Zumba while I like to work on old cars for fun. We hope you enjoy our home.

Ron and Anne Anthony purchased this house in 2011

Why Ron and Anne Anthony chose Delaware

While we enjoyed family vacations in the Outer Banks for many years we prefer being much closer to home with many of the same benefits here in Primehook Beach. Away from the crowds and close to nature.

What makes this house unique

Water views in the front and waterfront in the rear gives us the best of both worlds. Having three floors especially with the high ceilings in the second floor gives us a wonderful feeling of spaciousness. Five decks allow all kinds of perspectives that enhance the experience. Being in Primehook Beach gives you quiet and peacefulness. You can walk on the beach and, many times, be the only one there. At the same time you are only about 20 miles from Rehobeth Beach and tons of things to do. For us vacations are about relaxing and enjoying the simple things, walking on the beach, looking for shells, surf fishing, bird watching, bike rides, long lunches on the deck. Its all here.

Amenities

Prime Hook Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 30
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
  • We require that our rental agreement be signed and returned to us either by mail or email. Thank you
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet
  • 2.5
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , Bedroom on second floor
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , Bedroom on third floor
  • King size beds (1) First floor bedroom, Queen size Beds (1) Bedroom on third floor with its own half bath, Double Beds (1) Second bedroom on first floor, Twin beds (2) in bedroom on second floor.Futon on second floor.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Games
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Notes:
Our house started out with one story. In 2003 the prior owner added the second and third levels so most of the house is only 9 years old. Our backyard has spectacular views over the Primehook National Wildlife Refuge and its waters. It is a 10,000 acre sanctuary and the sunsets are breathtaking. We also have second and third floor views of the Delaware Bay across the street. We are just across the street from the beach. Just beautiful! 4 beach chairs, 3 bikes

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(34 traveler reviews)

The Lookout - Pets Welcome, Beautiful Water Views
average rating of 4.852941 based on 34 reviews
5

A great place in a quiet neighborhood!

  • 5 of 5

We had such a fun time at Primehook Beach. This house is lovely. It is a great size with lots of sleeping accommodations and bathrooms to keep everyone happy. The yard is very cute and fenced in. We brought our dogs and they had so much fun at the beach and in the yard. The kitchen is well stocked and there are games in the house to play. Everything is nice and clean and well kept. The owners are really on top of things and answer questions really quickly. The area is very quiet and great for families with small children or people looking for a more subdued area. We loved how empty the beach was and how relaxed this area is. You can really get some rest here.

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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RELAXING X 10

  • 4 of 5

BEAUTIFUL HOME WITH AWESOME VIEWS. VERY RELAXING AND DOG FRIENDLY. WE ENJOYED A WONDERFUL WEEK WITH FRIENDS. ONLY PROBLEM IS THE BITING FLIES FOR THE FIRST 2 DAYS THEN WE WERE FORTUNATE ENOUGH TO GET AN OCEAN BREEZE AND THINGS GOT BETTER.

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful home!

  • 5 of 5

I had a wonderful stay at the house during the winter! It was so peaceful from everyday craziness and so inviting. Owners were great! I hope to stay there again if I ever come that way again!

  • Submitted: May 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Awesome, quiet week

  • 5 of 5

Our family had a wonderful time at this comfortable house. Ron and Anne were very easy to deal with and communicated quickly throughout the process. We traveled with our dog and small children, so the grassy fenced yard was great. We enjoyed several beautiful sunsets over the refuge from the decks. A quick and easy walk put us on the very quiet beach. We loved the calmer waters of the bay for the children and we also enjoyed looking for shells and turning the horseshoe crabs at the water's edge. We loved the quiet area and the option to drive into Rehobeth for the attractions there. The outdoor shower was a big hit and even the little Dyson vacuum made cleaning up throughout the week fun! Thanks for an awesome week!

  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great House with Amazing Nature

  • 5 of 5

This was a perfect house for our family! The views were amazing, seriously...sunsets from the Nature Channel. The beach was quiet and lovely and the house was clean and well taken care of. Ron was available for the few questions we had and made it clear and easy for us. Thanks for a great vacation!

  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
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4

Perfect for family vacation

  • 4 of 5

We just left this prime hook rental and feel so lucky to have found this gem. The owners, Ron and Anne, were very attentive to all of our needs & answered any questions we had. The house was stocked with any extras we may have needed, and the outdoor shower was a favorite for all.

We stayed at the house with our two boys(3&6) and our friends with their boys (6&8) & their dog. There was Plenty of room for all of us & the location is perfect as you Are close enough to activities in other beach towns but far enough away that you don't get caught up in the craziness of being at a Delaware Beach town. We enjoyed going into Bethanny, Rohobeth, Lewes as well as staying right in Prime Hook.

I would definitely recommend this for a family getaway and a nice place to call your home away from home.

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Ferry
15 Miles
Cape May Ferry
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
Rte 1
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Milton DE

We are in a private beach community, secluded for peace and quiet for a truely relaxing vacation. Our beautiful home has three floors, very open and very spacious with 5 decks allowing wonderful views of the Delaware Bay (we have seen dolphins) and the Primehook

National Wildlife Refuge in our backyard. Osprey, egrets, a birder's paradise, deer, rabbits, even a local skunk. Come relax and enjoy while only about 2 1/2 hour comfortable drive from Baltimore. We are about 27 miles S of Dover, DE. Thank you, Ron and Anne

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Rates & Availability

Prime Hook Beach House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Off Season 2017
Sep 30 2017 - Apr 27 2018
3 night minimum stay
$250
$1,200
$1,800
 
Notes: Rates are based on 7 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest
 
Spring 2018
Apr 28 2018 - May 31 2018
3 night minimum stay
$300
$1,600
 
 
Early Summer
Jun 1 2018 - Jun 29 2018
3 night minimum stay
$350
From
$375
Fri,Sat,Sun
$2,000
 
Notes: Rates are based on 7 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest
 
Summer 2018
Jun 30 2018 - Aug 24 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$2,600
 
Notes: Rates are based on 7 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest
 
Late Summer 2018
Aug 25 2018 - Sep 28 2018
3 night minimum stay
$350
From
$375
Fri,Sat,Sun
$2,000
 
Notes: Rates are based on 7 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$350
 

Additional information about rental rates

2 Kayaks (Optional) $150
Linens (Optional) $200
Pet Fee $100
Refundable damage deposit $300

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
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