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Cozy, bright and spacious new villa in The Peninsula- 5 star gated community

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 2,500 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bedroom + bonus room, 2 1/2 bathroom, sleeps 8+1 (Crib for baby), large patio

Bright and spacious, this home is sure to meet all of your expectations. Comfortable and tastefully decorated in a coastal theme, there will be no guessing that this house was made to inspire good times and relaxation. Our home is in walking distance to the nature trail and biking distance to the clubhouse/pools. Come to the Peninsula and enjoy a resort vacation, full of activities for kids and adults. Golf, tennis, swimming, wave pool, beach.....too many amenities to list.

When you park in the two car garage, you walk into a mudroom complete with a full size washer and dryer, ironing board and a washtub to rinse out sandy bathing suits. The kitchen is equipped with everything you need; a Keurig coffee maker, toaster over, Ninja blender, Apple iPod docking station/charger, brand new outside gas grill and a breakfast bar with stools. A stocked spice cabinet is there so that you do not have to pack the essentials. The first floor includes a very open floor plan perfect for entertaining or watching over the kids as you make dinner. 50 inch HDTV tv/dvd player with Verizon Fios, DVR and high speed internet. Large dining room table with extension is great for family dinners. Spacious 500 square foot patio complete with lounge chairs and another table perfect for outside dining or reading on a recliner. The first floor also includes a room with a queen bed, and a half bath. Plenty of books and toys including a circus tent, wagon, bikes, big wheel, beach toys and games. Also available if needed are bed rails for toddlers, bumbo seat and vibrating chair for babies and a pack n play.

Upstairs you will find 3 well appointed bedrooms. The master includes a king size temperpedic bed with temperpedic pillows, large closets, new 50 inch smart tv/dvd player, and Verizon Fios cable/DVR. Master bath has a large shower, separate toilet, his/her sinks and lots of counter space. Second bedroom has a king bed, full size crib (if needed), lots of windows and closet space. Third bedroom has a queen temperpedic bed, twin blow up mattress (if necessary), large closet and lots of windows. Full Bathroom with tub and large counter space.

We have beach toys, boogie boards, 2 Adult beach cruiser bike, 1 kids bmx bike (6-12 year old), and 2 bikes (good for 2-4year old), 1 big wheel, and 1 balance bike for kids.

***Linen/towel service to be arranged separately.

***Passes for the pools/fitness center/clubhouse can be purchased at the clubhouse for $9 a day for kids 6-16, $15 a day for adults, $45 a week/kids, $75 a week for adults, kids under 5 are free.

***We only rent for full weeks (7+ days) during July and August.

At the Peninsula you get the best of both worlds, the resort-like setting close enough to the hustle and bustle of the beach world and far enough away to feel as though you have really gone on a peaceful vacation.

If you have a large group outing, we also partner with our neighbors to allow you to rent two homes right next to one another. See our neighbors listing at: VRBO Listing #427954

More Details

Owner
Holly and Don Grist
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 20, 2017

About Holly and Don Grist

We are small business owners from Wilmington Delaware that don't get to travel much. So we decided to build a place that we could escape to on the weekends, that felt like a resort. The beautiful, serene nature trails and fun, kid focused neighborhood provides our children with a childhood full of great memories. The problem is, we are often too busy and are not available to enjoy our home away from home. We sincerely hope you and your family/friends can use our lovely getaway as the perfect backdrop for your own memories!

Cheers!

Holly and Don Grist purchased this villa in 2012

Why Holly and Don Grist chose Delaware

Fully stocked home ready for great memories! Lots of extra parking, great views from the front porch, and close to the fresh water pond with a fishing pier stocked with bass. The wave pool and restaurant is just a quick bike ride away. When we drove through the gates we both knew that this was the place. By all measures, the Peninsula is a top notch resort community with amenities galore. Our lot has a lovely grassy area on the side, perfect for kids to play in as well as a large sidewalk area for kids riding bikes. We love to sit on our front porch and watch our kids play.

What makes this villa unique

We picked this floor plan because it is great for entertaining. The living room and dining room and kitchen are all in full view, which puts all of your guest in the mix! There is lots of lush green grass when you step out the front door which is suitable for numerous activities. Wide and smooth sidewalks frame the large open space.This allows young kids to ride bikes without the fear of going in the street! Our home is perfectly situated to allow you to observe and enjoy watching the ones while you relax with a cold beverage from the comfort of the front porch.

Amenities

Millsboro Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Golf Course View
  • Resort ...
  • Village
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Master bathroom toilet is separate and private. Two sinks.
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , 1 baby crib
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , The twin is an inflatable mattress with sides.
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , Guest room on first floor.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Foosball
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Senior Adults Only Community
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Indoor Pool
  • Sauna ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Come to the Peninsula and enjoy a spa vacation, full of activities for kids and adults. Golf, tennis, swimming , wavepool, beach.....too many amenities to list. At the Peninsula you get the best of both worlds, the spa-like setting close enough to the hustle and bustle of the beach world and far enough away to feel as though you have really gone on a peaceful vacation.

Reviews

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Cozy, bright and spacious new villa in The Peninsula- 5 star gated community
average rating of 4.875 based on 8 reviews
5

Great summer retreat for families

  • 5 of 5

Spacious home in wonderful Peninsula resort community close to Rehobeth Beach. Perfect spot for young families with ample activities for children and adults alike. Would definitely return for another summer! Thanks again to Grist family for sharing their amazing home.

  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very nice and spacious house and community

  • 4 of 5

The house was nice and spacious with everything you need for a quiet vacation. The peninsula community is well maintained and the amenities are great.

  • Submitted: Jun 5, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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5

Great property!

  • 5 of 5

Modern and clean with plenty of space Would stay here again!

  • Submitted: Apr 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Stay

  • 5 of 5

Had a great 3 day stay with our extended family consisting of 6 adults and 4 kids under 5 years old. House was exactly as described, clean and well maintained. The owners communicated well through the rental process and we had a very nice overall experience.

  • Submitted: Dec 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

One of the Best

  • 5 of 5

The house is clean and just as they show online. The

home has everything you will ever need. We made some great memories by cooking out on the patio and planning games most nights. We would go to a beach, Lewis or Rehobeth, one day then stay at the pool the next. Thank you for making our vacation experience so wonderful! We will be back! This is the only way to go!

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Spacious house and a great resort

  • 5 of 5

This is a relatively new house, Holly is great to deal with and very responsiveness. The house is very nice, some of the carpets are marked (I am guessing by inconsiderate guests) but the house is very clean with all the things you can need. The pool area (which you pay for separately) is beautiful. You have to be over 16 to use (and be around) the adult pool. There is a nice pool restaurant, a bit pricey but great in the evenings. The golf course looks lovely although I didn't play. Definitely recommend although if I would give one tip to Holly (from someone who rents a lot of holiday homes) have basic information in a folder for the guests.

  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
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Map

Nearest Airport
100 Miles
Baltimore
Nearest Ferry
15 Miles
Cape May Lewes Ferry
Nearest Beach
15 Miles
Rehoboth
Car: recommended

Come to the Peninsula and enjoy a resort vacation, full of activities for kids and adults. Golf, tennis, swimming , wavepool, beach.....too many amenities to list. At the Peninsula you get the best of both worlds, the spa-like setting close enough to the hustle and bustle of the beach world and far enough away to feel as though you have really gone on a peaceful vacation.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Damage Insurance $99

Bookings of more than 3 nights have no additional cleaning fees. Linen service to be arranged separately. Passes for the pools/fitness center/clubhouse can be purchased for $9 a day for kids 6-16, $15 a day for adults, $45 a week/kids, $75 a week for adults, kids under 5 are free.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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