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Beautiful Waterfront Home-Lewes

Sleeps11
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Space 3,300 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedrooms plus loft, 3.5 Bathrooms, Sleeps 11

Come enjoy the best of both worlds. Beautiful home on Red Mill Pond (180 acre lake) that is just a few minutes drive to Historic Lewes and Lewes beach. Three bedroom plus loft home sleeps eleven and has four bathrooms. The lake offers fishing, kayaking, swimming, and boat access via a private boat ramp. Large yard is great for outdoor games. Big deck and outside grill offers you the opportunity to entertain outdoors.

Eat-in kitchen with stainless steel appliances is fully stocked. Plenty of space for large groups including a large family room, pool table and air hockey table, and a play room with toys for younger kids.

Wonderful screen porch overlooks the lake.

Additional Amenities include:

-Full washer and dryer

-Toaster oven

-Dishwasher

-Microwave

-Coffee maker

-Blender

- 42 inch LCD TV

-DVD/CD player and stereo

-Pool table

-Air hockey table

-Beach chairs

-Wireless internet

-Gas Grill

-Kayak

-1 Adult bicycle

-Stand up Paddle Board available at additional rental cost*

Activities at property:

Fishing

Boating (Boat not provided but private boat access in community)

Kayaking

Swimming

Lawn Games

Bicycling

Billiards

Air Hockey

Nearby Activities:

Rafting

Basketball Court

Jet Skiing

Hiking

Parasailing

Medical Services

Massage Therapist

ATM/Bank

Golf

Surfing

Water Skiing

Tennis

Sailing

Health/Beauty Spa

Restaurants

Sight Seeing

Antiquing

Theme Parks

Ferry to Cape May

Cinemas

Playground

Museums

Fitness Center

Groceries

Bird Watching

Shopping

Miniature Golf

Beachcombing

Outlet Shopping

More Details

Owner
Owner / Property Manager
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
July 22, 2017

About Owner / Property Manager

We are a family of six with 4 boys who have found our dream home. We always wanted to be on the water as well as enjoy the sun and fun of the beach. Now we have the best of both worlds. We spend our days in Lewes with so much activity, including swimming, fishing and boating right off our property as well as great entertaining off our large back porch. Cocktails on the sun porch overlooking Red Mill Pond are divine! Lewes beach with its calm waves is just a 10 minute ride away.

On those few rainy days, we play board games, curl up with a good book, or get the competition going in the game room with billiards and air hockey. Constant activity at this house!

Owner / Property Manager purchased this house in 2012

Why Owner / Property Manager chose Delaware

We fell in love with the charm of historic Lewes and calm waves of Lewes bay. When we saw this home on beautiful Red Mill Pond, we knew our dreams had come true.

Amenities

Lewes House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3300 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 11
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Lakefront
  • Waterfront
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Parking ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1-First floor - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2-first floor - toilet
    Bathroom 3-Second floor - toilet , jetted tub
    Bathroom 4-Second floor-Master - toilet , tub , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11
  • Master - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 bunk bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Loft with Queen sofa bed and single day bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Pool Table
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Notes:
Check- in Time: 3:30 pm Check-out time: 11:00 am

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(9 traveler reviews)

Beautiful Waterfront Home-Lewes
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 9 reviews
4

Beautiful

  • 4 of 5

Lovely. Wonderful place for children. Only potential problem was mosquito spraying which happened during our stay which may have been scheduled by neighborhood association, and not under the control of the owners. Our grandson must carry an Epipen because he has life-threatening allergies. Mosquito control is critically important, but we should have been informed prior to confirming booking. We stayed inside after I went out into the spray to ask the sprayer how much time he recommended that we stay inside. Grandson was not hurt, but this was deeply unsettling experience. Again, the owner may not have even know that the property was to be sprayed during our stay. In fact our grandson fell in love with the Toy Story Buz Lightyear "wings" which the owners left for him to play in a room which was actually fulled with other toys.

Other than that, we would give the house and grounds a superior rating. The house and grounds are speculative.

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Relaxing & creating memories

  • 5 of 5

This property was beautiful. The home is very comfortable, spacious and fun. The view of the pond and the yard leading to the pond were spectacular! Brought back childhood memories and created new memories for my family.

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

relaxing time

  • 5 of 5

my husband and I spent 1 week at the lake house with our son and his family, we had a wonderful time. the house was plenty big for all of us, very clean and bright. the views of the lake were awesome. we loved playing pool in the evenings, and our grandsons loved the play room, it was like Christmas morning. we had fishing contests and enjoyed our canoe on the lovely lake. very relaxing and quiet. we also liked the neighborhood where you can bike, jog or take morning walks. we went to the beach just about every day, our fav. was Henelopen state park. would come back again. thanks for sharing your home.

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful

  • 5 of 5

We've been coming to Lewes for many years and have stayed in private campgrounds, state parks, and a private home in town. This is our second stay at this house. Location is convent and quiet. The house is beautifully decorated and very clean. Everything is provided that makes packing for a beach vacation very simple. We have 2 teenage daughters and they agree with us, we wouldn't stay anywhere else in Lewes.

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Reunion rental

  • 3 of 5

The size and layout of the house was perfect for our group of 8 adults plus one-year-old boy. The location (overlooking a lake, 5-10 minutes from the beach) was serene and peaceful, but close enough to everything we wanted to access in the area. The big downfall was the cleanliness of the house. On the surface, it looked fine, but there was grit, dust and grime in most of the rooms. It seemed as though it hadn't been deeply cleaned in quite some time. We'd love to rent this place again, but would have to be assured that a new cleaning service is being used before doing so.

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Gorgeous Home!

  • 5 of 5

The house was absolutely perfect for our vacation! The pond (more like a lake) was perfect to sit out on the dock and enjoy a cup of coffee every morning. The house is beautifully decorated but was still very comfortable. Would highly recommend the house to anyone with family looking to stay in a quite and beautiful space.

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Ferry
5 Miles
Lewes- Cape May
Nearest Beach
4 Miles
Lewes

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Rates & Availability

Lewes House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
High season
May 16 2017 - Sep 17 2017
5 night minimum stay
$325
From
$350
Fri,Sat,Sun
$2,300
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$300
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $125
Refundable damage deposit $500

Non-smoking
No Pets allowed
Deposit will be returned within two weeks of departure date
Check-in time: 3:30 pm
Check out time: 11am

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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