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Waterfront -The Mermaid Cottage- Pets Welcome

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type cottage

Overview

About the property

Waterfront on the Delaware Bay Pet Friendly Beautiful Views

This darling Bayfront cottage is one for your memory book! Wake up each morning to the waves gently lapping outside your window, with the sun rising slowly and painting the sky varied shades of red and orange. The sunsets over the marsh are fabulous.The cottage is direct waterfront on the Delaware Bay Enjoy this sleepy little town with nature abound! Beautiful quiet beach location minutes from Lewes Ferry, Dewey Beach and Rehoboth Beach, DE. Half hour from Ocean City Beaches, borders to Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuge . Tennis courts 1/2 mi. away; Golf Course 15 min away; Convenience Store, 1/2 mile away. Paved roads where bicycles take preference. Dover Downs Casino / Harrington Casino 20 miles away Tax free Outlet stores 15 min. away (no sales taxes).Turn back time -perfect for your get away. Beds are 2 full size and one queen sofa bed. Extra queen size bed on porch.Bring your fishing poles

http://bit.ly/ya6j49 *One owner is a licensed Delaware Real Estate

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Check in time 3pm or earlier if cleaning company is finished and you provide cell number

Checkout time 10am

Disclosure: One owner is a licensed Delaware Real Estate Broker please let us know if you wish to view any property during your stay and I will be happy to have my daughter Erin a licensed Agent show you available properties for sale

Check in time 3pm or earlier if cleaning company is finished -checkout time 10 am later checkout may be arranged if new tenant not checking in on the same day

More Details

Property Manager
Nora and Frank Martin,Brenda Hall
Member since: 2009
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
16 July, 2017

Why Nora and Frank Martin,Brenda Hall chose Delaware

Wonderful space to rest relax and renew

What makes this cottage unique

Direct Bay-front home with cable and high speed internet

Smoking only allowed outside and on beach

Guestbook comments from the manager

We had a wonderful relaxing time

We hope to return next year five star !!!!!
Jun 2014
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Slaughter Beach in Sussex County

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Smoking is only permitted outside the cottage
Location Type:
  • beach ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • rural
  • waterfront ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , http://bit.ly/g1jR5k
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
  • Sleeper sofa in living room is queen size and Full bed on porch Please remember to pack your sheets pillow cases and towels.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Kids
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Deck Chairs
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Attractions:
  • bay
  • churches
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Pets Welcome grill in back yard is gas Cleaning fee is 100.00 nightly fee is 300.00 Minimum one night stay Smoking allowed outside of cottage and on beach

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(39 traveller reviews)

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Waterfront -The Mermaid Cottage- Pets Welcome
average rating of 4.6153846 based on 40 reviews
5

Quaint Beach Cottage!

  • 5 of 5

Very nice, comfortable, clean beach cottage. Loved the decor and the house fit our family perfectly. The weather wasn't great so we didn't swim from the beach but we enjoyed walking the beach and seeing the horseshoe crabs. Fully stocked with fun family games too ! We drove to Lewes and enjoyed the town and nearby State Park. We are from a "land-locked" state and the Mermaid House gave us an authentic beach experience!

  • Review Submitted: May 30, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We hope you can someday return
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5

It is woth the money it cost

  • 5 of 5

Nice decent place to stay

  • Review Submitted: Jul 8, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We hope you will someday return to The Mermaid Cottage on the Bay
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4

Adorable cottage right on the bay

  • 4 of 5

This cottage us decorated so cleverly.

Really close to water but limited view.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 28, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect beachfront cottage

  • 5 of 5

The Mermaid cottage is clean, comfortable and beautifully decorated. Great welcoming space for a small family. Slaughter beach is quiet, uncrowded and modest in size- perfect place to get away from the crowds. We enjoyed staying here!

  • Review Submitted: May 31, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so happy you enjoyed your stay and hope you will someday return to the Mermaid Cottage
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5

Loved it- we will be back again!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I, along with our senior dog Coco, enjoyed a quiet and peaceful vacation at The Mermaid Cottage. It is the perfect place to relax. Our dog Coco really loved the fenced yard and walks on the beach. Be sure to catch the sunrise if you can be up early! I'm not a morning person but it was well worth it.

  • Review Submitted: May 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Cozy, clean and pet friendly

  • 4 of 5

We spent New Years weekend at the Mermaid cottage with our dogs. The fenced in yard was perfect, the house was very clean and had everything you needed. The owners were very responsive when we needed the fireplace pilot turned on and access to the grill in the garage. We enjoyed walks on the beach everyday where you would often find the beach to yourself. Only recommendation would be to extend the fence to the back yard, but we will definitely be back. Thank you!! It was a perfect and relaxing weekend.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Tanger Outlets
Dogfish Head Brewings & Eats
Cape Henlopen State Park
Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk
DuPont Nature Center
Jungle Jim's Water Park & Miniature Golf
King's Homemade Ice Cream Shops
Delmarva Board Sport Adventures
"will deliver boards to cottage and provide lessons"
Jungle Jim's
Cape May-Lewes Ferry
Nicola Pizza
Movies At Midway
The Pig + Fish -- CLOSED
Grotto Pizza
Milford
Nearest Airport
65 Miles
Philadelphia
Nearest Ferry
25 Miles
Lewes cape May
Nearest Golf
8 Miles
The Rookery North
Nearest Train
75 Miles
Wilmington
Nearest Motorway
6 Miles
Route One
Nearest Restaurant
8 Miles
Abbott's Grill
Nearest Beach
2 Metres
Beach Front 75 yards
Car: necessary

Peaceful Quiet Perfect spot to find peace and quiet beautiful sunsets Delaware Bay Fishing gentle surf

* DuPont Nature Center - Lighthouse Road, Slaughter Beach -- open Tues-Sun 10pm to 4pm www.dupontnaturecenter.org

* Midway Casino - 15 West Rider Road, Harrington, DE 302-398-7228

* Dover Air Force Base Air Mobility Command Museum 1301 Heritage Road, Dover Air Force Base, DE -- open Tues-Sun 9am to 4pm, Use Rt. 9 entrance

* Lewes, DE -- historic District

* Cape Henlopen State Park, Lewes, DE -- $8/day for out of state vehicle

* Peas Patch Island, Fort Delaware State Park -- open Wed-Sun. Built in 1859 and once house Confederate prisoners

* Dogfish Head Brewery -- 6 Cannery Village Center, Milton, DE - tours Tues-Sat starting at 11am. Make reservations by calling 302-684-1000

* Killens Pond State Park, Killens Pond Road, Felton, DE -- waterpark, trail rides, paddle boat and canoe rentals open daily 8am to sunset

* Golf - The Rookery North, Business Rt 1, Milford, DE & The Rookery South.

* Movies at Midway Atlantic Theater - Rt 1 Lewes, DE 302-645-0200

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Slaughter Beach, USA

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
£384
for 1 night
From
£230
From
£230
Thu,Fri,Sun
£1,764
£4,756
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning £76.71
Pet £76.71
Refundable Damage Deposit £153.42
Pet Fee £76.71

No illegal drugs or activity will be tolerated.
Pets allowed. PETS are permitted only with prior approval. The town has a leash law. Please remember to pick up after your pet and dispose of any waste properly.
No Smoking is allowed in the cottage. Smoking outside is ok Security deposit will be forfeited if the housecleaning staff reports smoking occurred in cottage.Security deposit is refunded within 24 hours of check out
PARKING – Parking is limited to ___4____ vehicle Enjoy

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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