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Ocean Block Townhouse with Expansive Beach Views

People10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Separate WCs1
Space 1,401 sq ft
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedrooms, 2.5 Baths, Sleeps 10 & Enclosed Outdoor Shower

Breathtaking views and sounds of the ocean, private beach and the adjacent state park. Absolutely fabulous location that is very close to the ocean front. Walk 50 steps to the private family oriented beach. Relax on your choice of two large back decks (one off the living room and one off of the master bedroom) that overlook the ocean and state park. As of 05/2018, completely renovated kitchen with new cabinets, appliances and floor. Fully equipped kitchen. New floors in main living area and entry foyer. Very comfortable leather covered living room couches. Flat screen TVs in living room and master bedroom. Separate dining room. Tennis courts and a small playground for toddlers are available within a short walking distance. Front deck affords an enjoyable view of friends and family playing tennis or children playing at the small playground. You can enjoy a crab feast at the covered pavilion adjoining the small playground. Private parking is out front, and a private backyard. If you love the beach, then you will thoroughly enjoy our beach home.


Owner
Brendan & Beth Glasgow
Member since: 2005
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
20 July, 2018

About Brendan & Beth Glasgow

We love coming to the beach with our family, and have made significant renovations to the house making it more enjoyable. We have owned the house for 14 years and have enjoyed making memories with family and friends, including sharing many meals around the table on the back deck overlooking the beach dunes.

Brendan & Beth Glasgow purchased this townhome in 2004

Why Brendan & Beth Glasgow chose Tower Shores

If you like a quiet family beach, then Atlantic Watergate is a wonderful beach vacation in close proximity (50 steps) to a private beach. You have tremendous privacy looking out onto the Delaware state park that is adjacent to our back yard. It sleeps 10 comfortably and you can dine either on the back deck or in the dining room.

What makes this townhome unique

50 steps to a private beach, beautiful views of the ocean and dunes from the back decks, tremendous privacy looking onto the state park and for families with children there is a small playground area 40 yards from the front door.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday townhome in Tower Shores in Bethany Beach

Property Type:
  • townhome
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1401 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • resort
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Thermos Flask
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 1st floor - Toilet
  • Outdoor shower is located near the front door entrance.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom - 2 Double Bed , 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom - 1 Double Bed , 3 Single Bed
  • Master bedroom has a magnificent view of the state park dunes, beach and ocean. It has a 170 square foot deck off of it with the same beautiful views. The family room also has a 170 square foot deck off of it with the same beautiful ocean and dune view. 1st floor bedroom has cable TV in it with a half bath that can sleep four. 3rd floor bedroom can sleep 4 people with a full bathroom off of it. Master bedroom has flat screen cable TV.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Player
Outside:
  • Deck Chairs
  • Child's Swing
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Tennis Court
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Decking
  • 6 deck chairs
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
1 queen size bed, 3 double beds, and 5 twin beds. Interior living space is 1,401 square feet plus two decks that are 170 square feet each overlooking the state park dunes, beach and ocean. A third deck that is 128 square feet.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(6 traveller reviews)

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Ocean Block Townhouse with Expansive Beach Views
average rating of 5.0 based on 6 reviews
Upstate NY
5

Great Family Vacation

  • 5 of 5

Our three kids (all under 10) and our teenage niece all loved the townhouse. Plenty of room to be together.... or not. Very clean and comfortable. The full kitchen with a dishwasher made eating breakfast in easy. We enjoyed grilling out and eating on one of the decks with views of the ocean and dunes. View from the master bedroom was wonderful and peaceful. The outdoor shower and laundry area in the front entrance was great to keep the sand out of the house! Rental has beach chairs and umbrellas and is a short walk to the beach. Cute playground and tennis courts across the way that you can see from the front deck.

Beach is large with plenty of room to play beach games or just make sand castles. All but our youngest enjoyed the waves and boogie boarding! Sandy bottom and only waist deep for quite a way out. We saw dolphins every day!

The town of Bethany is cute but not much to do. We would not recommend The Frog House restaurant.

We enjoyed Rehobeth Beach (about 10 miles north) and their boardwalk. Bring lots of quarters for parking!! The boardwalk has an amusement park with something for all ages (even our 3 year old). We ate at Grotto Pizza two different nights. It is really good pizza, something that we could all agree on, and wasn't too pricey. We also had a great meal at The Summer House. We went before 6pm and missed the long line of families coming to eat.

We had fantastic crab cakes at the Fenwick House (on Fenwick Island a few miles south).

The property owners were very accommodating and helpful.

We would recommend this property to a friend.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Jun-2008
  • Date of Stay: June 2008
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We hope that others who stay at our beach house experience the same enjoyment and relaxation that this family had. We have worked very hard to make the house comfortable, attractive and equipped with the amenities that a typical family would expect and use. Every time that we use the beach house we try to think how others would use it and make the necessary improvements.
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5

Fantastic house with lovely kitchen and wonderful communal space

  • 5 of 5

The location just off the beach was ideal; waking up to beach views from the deck off the third floor bedroom was heavenly. The house was very welcoming and the round dining tables seat 10– very communal and engaging space. The beautiful new kitchen has nice dishes and glassware and all the cooking and baking utensils. It was so nice, we loved it. The sleeping arrangements are good for a girls room and a boys room with plenty of beds for a big family- And the third floor master bedroom with beautiful deck. It’s a fabulous family oriented beach house.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Baltimore
5

Great location, nicely equipped, comfortable place

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time staying in this wonderful house. Just steps to the beach and lots to do in the surrounding area. Tons of conveniences in the house, including everything a family needs to hit the beach. We would definitely stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

This beach condo is a wonderful place to spend a happy beach vacation!

  • 5 of 5

My wife & I spent a week w/my cousin & her husband & their six year old grandson. The property will sleep ten but we didn't need the extra beds. The property owners have thought of everything. This condo is extremely clean & furnishings are current & up to date. They have provided every amenity you need for the kitchen, the living area ( I.e TV, cable, DVD, etc), games & all the beach items u could possibly need. Chairs, umbrellas, toys & tennis rackets. We used their charcoal grill & enjoyed several wonderful dinners on their various decks. The condo is decorated w/lovely pictures & furniture. The outside shower was also very convenient. The condo is very close the beach which was very helpful. And we were right across from the children's playground & tennis courts! Something for everyone. In short, these condo owners have thought of everything to help u have a fabulous vacation. They were also flexible & allowed us to bring our two dogs w/us. The Delaware state park is the adjacent beach to ours where dogs are allowed. We were able to take the dogs to the dog beach every morning to watch a sunrise & every evening for play & a great sunset. While we were @ the beach or playground the dogs were always crated. This extra flexibility made for an extra special vacation w/our dogs to help us celebrate our 30th anniversary. These happy memories made @ this beach condo will last a life time. We would like to return for another vacation sometime. Thank u very much condo owners!

  • Review Submitted: 19-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Pennsylvania
5

Lovely property with beautiful ocean views

  • 5 of 5

We went with our 2 teenagers, toddler, and our active senior citizen mother who's in better shape then the rest of us combined. Everyone in our party had a lovely time at this house. The top deck has a simply lovely, expansive view of the ocean and dunes. The house is located in a quiet neighborhood and is comfortably decorated with plenty of sleeping space. It takes about a minute to walk to the beach so it's extremely convenient to go back to the house if needed. The kitchen is small if you have multiple people cooking, but it's well-equipped and serviceable. The owners were extremely responsive throughout our stay and thoughtfully provided plenty of games, puzzles, beach chairs & toys. There's a tennis court and nice playground just across the quiet street. Our family is ready to go back for another week here.

  • Review Submitted: 30-Jul-2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Springfield, VA
5

Great for Small Children

  • 5 of 5

My entire family had a wonderful time at this beach house. It was just a short walk over the dunes to the beach, easily doable for our two kids under 5 yrs old. Convenient enough for easy trips back to the house for bathroom breaks or forgotten beach toys. We found the private beach uncrowded, clean and safe. The house was well-equipped for eating meals in, had plenty of living space (even for a larger family than ours) and the owners made available a closet full of beach chairs, umbrellas, and beach toys - as well as a cart to schlep it all to the beach. It was a quiet complex with lots of other kids, and a short drive to grocery stores, ice cream shops, and Rehoboth Beach's boardwalk and Funland - which our 2-1/2 yo and almost 5 yo LOVED.

Finally, the owners were always very prompt and courteous in returning my calls or responding to my emails. They couldn't have been easier to rent from.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Aug-2010
  • Date of Stay: July 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
90 Miles
Baltimore Washington International Airport

If you are looking to inject some excitement into a quiet beach vacation, then there are numerous local attractions that are available for your entertainment. Bethany beach board walk is 3 miles South of the beach home. It has fabulous dining, shopping and arcade. Ocean City is 30 minutes South of the beach home. Outlet shopping is available off of Route 1. Water slides, batting cages, bumper boats, putt putt golf and activity pools are all nearby in one facility. Antique shopping is available. Golfing is available within 10 minutes. Grocery stores and movie theaters are all nearby. Deep sea fishing chartered boats are available within 10 minute drive. Visit Fenwick Lighthouse Museum and the Bethany Life Guard Museum. Enjoy a day of sailing, or jet skis at the nearby yacht club.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday townhome in Tower Shores, Delaware

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Prime
7 Jul 2018 - 1 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£2,436
for 7 nights
£2,436
 
 
September
2 Sep 2018 - 29 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£799
for 3 nights
From
£266
£1,751
 
 
October
30 Sep 2018 - 28 Oct 2018
3 night minimum stay
£742
for 3 nights
From
£247
£1,599
£5,711
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£2,436
for 7 nights
£2,436
 

Additional pricing information

Trash pickup is Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday mornings. Trash receptacle is located to the right of the outdoor enclosed shower and it is located on the lower level. There are 2 Dune roads in Bethany; our beach townhouse is on the ocean side 1 mile south of the Indian Inlet River bridge. It is located in the Atlantic Watergate community; unit # 62.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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