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A cottage and a hot tub - a true beach experience!!!

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bedrooms, full amenities, owner-run beach house

This beach home is located just 2 1/2 blocks from the beach on a quiet cul-de-sac street. Its cathedral ceilings give the feel of openness and space. While it is walking distance to the beach and nightlife of Dewey, you may choose to stay at the house and relax in the hot tub or sit on the huge 1,200 sq. ft. deck and read a book. This house is ideal for anyone looking for a true “beachy” feel. House sleeps 13.


Owner
Frank Scafidi
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 23, 2017

About Frank Scafidi

We purchased the home in 2002, we live in Delaware and we love the Delaware beaches. We have personally cared for this property, and

Frank Scafidi purchased this house in 2002

Why Frank Scafidi chose Delaware

We offer that uniquely beachy feel. We are 2 short blocks from the beach, we are also on a dead-end street, no through traffic, and very quiet. Our home is comfortable and has all of the modern conveniences. We have a large hot tub on our spacious deck.

What makes this house unique

Our 7 person hot tub, 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, 3 color t.v’s, DVD/VCR, stereo, central air/heat, washer/dryer, microwave, dishwasher, large stone fireplace, barbeque grill.

Map

Nearest Airport
29.3 Miles
Ocean City Municipal Airport, 12724 Airport Road
Nearest Beach
0.2 Miles
Dewey Beach

This beach home is located just 2 1/2 blocks from the beach on a quiet cul-de-sac street. Its cathedral ceilings give the feel of openness and space. While it is walking distance to the beach and nightlife of Dewey, you may choose to stay at the house and relax in the hot tub or sit on the huge 1,200 sq. ft. deck and read a book. This house is ideal for anyone looking for a true “beachy” feel. House sleeps 13.

Amenities

3 bedrooms, 2 baths, hot tub, 3 color t.v’s, DVD/VCR, stereo, central air/heat, washer/dryer, microwave, dishwasher, large stone fireplace, barbeque grill.

Amenities

Dewey Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Master bathroom
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - shower , Outdoor shower, fully secluded and private
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 double , 1 sleep sofa /futon , 2nd full size bed in loft
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 2 bunk bed , L- shaped bunk bed. Full on bottom, double on top.
  • This is the master suite, it has it's own bathroom and upper loft.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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A cottage and a hot tub - a true beach experience!!!
average rating of 4.888889 based on 9 reviews
5

Such a great place, awesome porch

  • 5 of 5

Great palce to stay, huge porch, quite neighborhood

  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

5 star location, 3 star amenities

  • 4 of 5

Frank's cottage was the ideal location for our girls weekend- 8 women and everyone was able to get their own bed, just a 5-7 minute walk from the beach. The hot tub, deck and clean outdoor shower made a beach weekend all that much better!

However, we were very disappointed when we arrived to find that the house had not been cleaned in a while. There was sand in all of the beds, couches and futons- I get that its a beach house, but still. There was food in some of the beds, everything from full on crackers to crumbs. There was just a few drops of dish soap left, no paper towels to do any cleaning ourselves, and just half a roll of toilet paper in each bathroom.

Finally, though I now see that "linens" were not listed among the amenities provided by this property, it would have been nice to be reminded that we were walking into a rental with no sheets, no pillow cases, no towels, no hand towels, no bathmats, etc. Frank was kind enough to lend us his families sheets for the beds but that still left us using sandy beach towels after showers and getting water everywhere.

All in all, the location can't be beat- in fact we would consider renting this cottage again. We're just hoping that the experience is a little cleaner next time.

  • Submitted: Sep 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your feedback. We are very sorry that the house wasn't left properly stocked: we normally leave paper towels, toilet paper (if there's less than half a roll, there should have been another in the sink vanities), trash bags, and hand, dish, and dishwasher soaps. This was the first feedback about the house not being properly cleaned and I take these comments seriously, I would not like my family to have that experience and I will work with our cleaning crew to make sure that the beds and furniture are checked and cleaned properly.
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5

Excellent Cottage

  • 5 of 5

The cottage was clean, spacious and in a convenient location The outdoor shower was great after the beach.The hot tub was relaxing in the evening. The screened in porch was in the shade much of the day. The owner was helpful from the beginning when we booked, through the rental process, to check in. We are looking at our calendars to rent the cottage again next summer

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your kind review - we look forward to having you back next year!!!
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5

Great Vacation

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our week at the house. The back and side decks were great areas to relax. The walk to the beach is not bad, and Dewey is a great little beach town. There's really no need to drive anywhere in and around town. The owner was very friendly and responsive to our emails.

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your thoughtful comments!!!
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5

Great house, great location. Yay!

  • 5 of 5

Space. Hot tub! Clean. Many amenities and good location.

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the terrific review, we're glad you enjoyed the house.
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5

Cozy but not in a small way!!!

  • 5 of 5

Frank is awesome. The house is awesome. And the location is awesome. Plenty of space. Hot tub bunk beds fire place what else could you ask for. Can't wait till next year.

  • Submitted: Nov 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Damage Deposit $450

* Weekly = Sat-to-Sat

* 3 Day Weekend = Thurs-to-Sun or Fri-to-Mon

* $25% down-payment holds reservation with remaining 75% balance due net 30

* 3% Tax + Refundable $450 Security Deposit added to all rentals

* $90 cleaning charge for rental less than 7 days

* Must be at least 25 years of age to rent this condo and provide valid gov't issued ID in order to make a reservation

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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