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Cozy Home in Salt Pond Golf Community - Only 2 Miles from Beach! Just upgraded!

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 1,900 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 3 bedrooms, 1 sofa bed, 2.5 baths and 3-season porch (sleeps 8)

Salt Pond Golf Club with Community Center, Pools, Tennis, etc. (Saturday check-in during the summer months; otherwise, you can check in on any day of week)

This cozy, one-story home is located in a community with an 18-hole, par-61 golf course and is about 2 miles from the beach. Enjoy Salt Pond's amenities for a fun golf getaway or a week at the beach. There are plenty of activities for the whole family. A short walk from the house, the community center offers outdoor swimming pools, indoor pool and hot tub (only during winter), well-equipped fitness center, tennis, basketball, sandlot volleyball and more. Nearby is a launching area for small boats for access to the Salt Pond (and to the network of canals that connect to the neighboring inlets and eventually to the ocean) and plenty of tree-lined streets and paths for walking, running or biking. The golf pro shop (and grocery story) is an easy 10 minute walk.

The house is spacious throughout and newly-remodeled (2018). The family room has vaulted ceilings, bright lights and plenty of sitting room (we purchased all new furniture for this room in March 2017 and replaced all flooring in March 2018). Depending on your mood, you may choose to relax watching cable TV or DVDs on either of the two flat screen TVs, in the screened-in porch or instead you may wish to take advantage of the business center, which has a computer and printer and high-speed internet access with a wireless network.

We have 3 bedrooms, all of which have new box springs and mattresses (Feb 2017). The master bedroom has a queen bed, a large dresser and closets. Its bathroom has a shower with handles for safer access. The second bedroom has a king bed with a large dresser and closet. With a cable outlet and new television, this bedroom is perfect for kids and adults alike. This bedroom shares a large bathroom with the third bedroom, which has two twin beds and an armoire closet. The sofa bed in the living room is new and has a VERY comfortable foam mattress.

The newly-remodeled kitchen (2018) is large and well-equipped. With early-day sun and a pleasant view of trees and the cul-de-sac, the kitchen is a nice place to be, whether you're preparing or enjoying a meal. With seating for a total of 13 both at the table and the bars, the kitchen is big enough for large groups. With new granite counter tops and flooring (2018), the kitchen serves as another great place to entertain.

If you prefer to entertain elsewhere, the screened-in porch and the backyard offer nice alternatives. The 3-season porch is beautiful (remodeled in April 2016) and ideally suited as a pleasant sitting room for lively discussions or reading under the fan on the new furniture (purchased September 2015). This room offers floor-to-ceiling views to the open space and trees through crystal clear vinyl windows, which are easy to completely lower and raise, depending on how much breeze you want. The backyard has a patio with charcoal grill and plenty of space for the kids to run and play. Kids can also let loose in the cul-de-sac in the front of the house, which has almost no traffic and is within easy sight from the kitchen.

Bethany Beach is named the 'Quiet Resort' and has a family atmosphere. There are amusement parks, many great restaurants and nightclubs, and bay water activities. Rehobeth Beach is ten minutes to the north and offers discount outlet malls, more great restaurants, and tree-lined streets. Ocean City and Assateague Island are directly south.

Families or couples preferred and pets are allowed on a case-by-case basis. The check-in is Saturday for weekly rentals. Please call for partial week availability.

Note: The facility fee for use of the amenities in the community center is about $80 (2017) for a pass of 20 “uses” (1 “use” allows 1 person all day use of facilities which equates to $4/person per day) -- cost subject to change. Greens fees are separate but reasonable. Navigate to the URL below the rate section and click on the 'The Salt Pond Golf Course' tab for golf details.

Address: 1 Heron Court, Bethany Beach, DE 19930

Keywords: House, near ponds, pets, clean, secluded, salt pond community, beach house, golf course,

Note: the gas fireplace and jets in the jetted tub are not functioning right now

Also note that we do not provide linens or towels, so you'll need to either bring them yourself or arrange to rent them from any of the local companies that provide them. Two options are Sheets at the Beach and Grand Rental Station. Please work with them directly to meet your needs. Thanks!.

More Details

Owner
Ignacio Lulli
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 22, 2018

About Ignacio Lulli

We have been renting out our two homes in the Salt Pond since 2005. We make every effort to provide a great rental experience for all of our guests, starting with the initial inquiry through to the return of the security deposit. We have 4 kids who wish that we didn't have to rent out our homes to pay the mortgage. :-)

Ignacio Lulli purchased this house in 2005

What makes this house unique

Very relaxing ... lots of trees and winding roads that are perfect for walking, running and biking ... easy access for kayaking... I wish I could live there!

Guestbook comments from the owner

You'll love this house in this beautiful golf community!
Apr 2005
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Amenities

Bethany Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1900 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 13 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Double sinks
    Powder Room - toilet
    Outdoor shower - outdoor shower , On side of house
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
    Convertible bed(s) - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Brand-new as of 4/2012; has a VERY comfortable mattress
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , King bed
  • All bedrooms have a ceiling fan for better ventilation. Also note that we do not provide linens or towels, so you'll need to either bring them yourself or arrange to rent them from any of the local companies that provide them. Two options are Sheets at the Beach and Grand Rental Station. Please work with them directly to meet your needs. Thanks!.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Shared Hot Tub ...
  • jetted tub ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • 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
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
In-home business center, wireless network & high-speed internet connection, outdoor shower, well-equipped kitchen, 2-car garage. The community center also has a very nice gym with various treadmills and elliptical machines, exercise gym equipment, free weights and exercise balls/mats. Right around corner from house is a new grocery store. Heated indoor pool and hot tub is only available at the community center when the outdoor pool is closed. *** Please provide your own linens and towels ***

Reviews

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5

Our families out of town celebration.

  • 5 of 5

We found the home to be wonderfully comfortable and accommodating for our large family. The great room is spacious! We loved the open floor plan; the kitchen, dining area and great room are wide; they stretch from the front of the home to the very back. The bedrooms are quite large, the master has plenty of space for a pak-n-play or child's portable crib. All of the mattresses are comfy (new) with just the right amount of firmness. The mattress covers and pillows are clean without stains. The kitchen had everything we needed to prepare meals. There were coffee filters and tea towels; there was salt, pepper, sugar, etc. spices to get you started. The 3 season porch easily accommodates larger family gatherings, we had breakfasts on the porch. We had 3 little ones with us who were able to ride scooters in the cul-de-sac where the home is located. There are child safe plug ins in the spare electrical outlets. There are working smoke detectors. The home is safe and secure for all ages; our ages ranged from 20 months to 93 years. The floors are porcelain with the exception of clean, non-spotted, and well cared for carpeting in the bedrooms. The kitchen counters are a gorgeous granite. Our 2 dogs, small and tidy, enjoyed their long walks on their leashes in the quiet neighborhood. There was very little traffic in this community. Our family happily played golf at Salt Pond's Golf Course which is said to be one of the best in the area. Grocery shopping is about a 5 minute drive from the home. Ignacio was extremely prompt with replies, tolerated our reservations that were made rather quickly, and completely and honestly answered each of our questions; we were quite satisfied. We hope to return!

  • Submitted: Apr 22, 2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful weekend getaway !

  • 5 of 5

The house is more spacious and open then what the pictures depict. My Mother uses a walker and she moved very comfortably around the house . The home is located in a lovely , peaceful section of Salt Pond . It is a short distance to get onto the major roads . We even saw 8 deer when leaving around dusk one evening.Also,the rain shower head in the shared bathroom was a favorite . Ignacio was very prompt to answer any questions I had about the house . We had a wonderful time and hope to return again soon .

  • Submitted: Nov 6, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lovely trip

  • 4 of 5

We spent 11 days in this home. This was our first visit to the DE beach area and we definitely want to return. We had great weather, loved the shopping and the restaurants.

The community of Salt Pond is lovely and quiet while also being a central location to Rehoboth, Ocean City and beaches. The owner was very easy to deal with and always available if needed.

  • Submitted: Oct 2, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great summer vacation

  • 5 of 5

This was a great house for 2 families, everything was close to get to. Owners were available for any questions. Would rent again!

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful family vacation in beautiful setting

  • 5 of 5

My two adult children, their spouses, and my four grandchildren just spent a week in this most comfortable and beautiful home. The location is convenient to beaches, shops, grocery store, and salt pond. The salt pond was beautiful and we had fun going crabbing and paddle boarding there. The community pools and playground were quite nice and it was so convenient to have those options right there with four young children. The very spacious and clean garage and driveway were perfect for the kids to ride their little bikes and scooters. The owner was very responsive to any needs or questions we had. We are already considering returning next year. Susan M.

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Hop, skip and a jump to Bethany Beach

  • 5 of 5

What a beautiful home. The pictures do not do it justice. The house is very roomy. Beds were comfortable. The neighborhood was beautiful and quiet. A great grocery store right around the corner. We had a blast and can't wait for our next summer vacation!

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
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Map

The Salt Pond Golf Club
Northeast Seafood Kitchen
Seafood Restaurant
The Salted Rim
Mexican Restaurant
Juice Box
Juice Shop
Ocean View Deli & Restaurant
Breakfast Restaurant
The Cafe on 26
American Restaurant
Camillo's Italian Restaurant
Italian Restaurant
Charlie K's BBQ
Barbecue Restaurant
Big Fish Grill Ocean View
Seafood Restaurant
Bethany Beach Nature Center
Eleni's Greek Café
Grotto Pizza
Pizza Restaurant
Bethany Diner
Diner
DiFebo's Restaurant Bethany Beach
Southern Italian Restaurant
Off the Hook
Seafood Restaurant
Capriotti's Sandwich Shop
Sandwich Shop
Bonkey's Ice Cream
Drifting Grounds Coffee House
Coffee Shop
Number 1 Chinese Restaurant
Chinese Restaurant
CoCoLo Sushi
Sushi Restaurant
Taco Taco
Taco Restaurant
Kwik Chef
American Restaurant
Fox's Pizza Den
Pizza Restaurant
La Tonalteca - Millville, DE
Mexican Restaurant
James Farm Ecological Preserve
Captain Jack's Pirate Golf
Perucci's
Italian Restaurant
Sedona
New American Restaurant
Pie
Pizza Restaurant
14 Global
Tapas Bar
Patsy's Restaurant
Seafood Restaurant
Bethany Oyster House
Oyster Bar Restaurant
Blue Crab
Seafood Restaurant
Bethany Blues BBQ
Barbecue Restaurant
Top Dog Grill
Hot Dog Stand
Baja Beach House Grill
Mexican Restaurant
The Parkway Restaurant
Seafood Restaurant
The Penguin
Brunch Restaurant
Steve's Sugar Shack
Pomodoro Pizzeria
Pizza Takeout
DB's Seafood Co
Seafood Restaurant
Sunshine Crepes
Brunch Restaurant
Surf's Up
Pizza Restaurant
D B Fries
American Restaurant
Mango's
Caribbean Restaurant
BOARDWALK FRIES Bethany Beach
Chicken Restaurant
Grotto Pizza
Pizza Restaurant
Boardwalk Fries
Fast Food Restaurant
Turtle Beach Cafe
Cafe
99 Sea Level
Seafood Restaurant
Nearest Ferry
20 Miles
Lewis Ferry
Nearest Golf
Across the street
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Bethany Beach

We have grocery store walking distance from the house -- literally around the corner -- and two others within a 5 minute drive. Onsite in our community, there are many activities including golf, tennis, volleyball and swimming. Nearby, there are other golf courses, as well as 'tax free' outlet shopping within a 20 minute drive.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Pet Fee $250

We rent for full weeks from Saturday to Saturday during the peak summer months. If you bring a pet, there will be an extra charge. Rates are subject to change without notice until reservations are booked.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.