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Bayfront Cottage with Spectacular Views

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Separate WC's1
Space 2,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, 1 half bathroom, sleeps 6-8

Be prepared to enjoy the view of the stunning sunrises over the ocean and enjoy a refreshing drink on the back deck to view the incredible sunsets over the marsh. Enjoy a fully stocked and newly renovated kitchen with granite countertops and all the amenities. Watch porpoises at play from the comfortably furnished Great Room. Enjoy the gas fireplace on cool evenings or star gaze from the hot tub. The upper floor is reserved for the extra large master bedroom with a comfortable king size bed, en suite bath and large sitting room. Two other bedrooms are located on the main floor, and contain 2 twin beds and 1 queen bed.


Owner
Glenn Stieffenhofer
Member since: 2012
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
60%
Calendar last updated:
26 July, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

Dear Glenn,



We forgot to write in your guest book about our experience, this letter is our expressions of thanks.



We came to celebrate our friend's 50th wedding anniversary. When we walked in the door we knew right away this was the right choice.



Your home offers a friendly atmosphere, great location, comfortable beds and a gorgeous deck to take in all of the beautiful surroundings.



Glenn, you are a wonderful host. Your caring manner was obvious from the time we first spoke to the time that we were driving home, when you called about a camera being left behind. Joyfully, we discovered the camera was yours.



The weather you ordered could not have been better!!



Thanks for everything!! We will be back.
Apr 2013
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Facilities

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

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Free Long Distance
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Security System
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet
  • Fax
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Master Bath - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    1st Floor Bath - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Garage - Toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • 1st Floor - Full - 1 Large Double Bed
    1st Floor - Twin - 2 Single Bed
    Master - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Large sitting area with queen size futon sleeps 2 additional
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Player
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles
  • Binoculars
  • Terrace
  • Deck Furniture
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Large Cooler
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Small Cooler
  • Tennis Court
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Decking
  • 10 garden chairs
  • 6 deck chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Bayfront Cottage with Spectacular Views
average rating of 4.9064746 based on 141 reviews
5

Serenity by the bay....

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful beach front cottage with first class amenities. Glenn has thought of everything. Furnishings, amenities and location made for an a fun yet relaxing week. Morning walks on the beach, bike rides, farms abound and outlet mall less than 20 minutes away. We will return for certain!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
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5

A beautifully peaceful vacation

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at Glenmore the week of June 11 - 18th. It was just perfect! Clean, comfortable and well stocked. It was so nice to not have to pack linens and towels. Everything you can possibly need or desire is provided! A fully stocked kitchen, beach chairs and towels, kayaks, bikes, etc.!

The view from the deck is gorgeous! I spent hours on both the front and back decks, reading and watching the birds. The bugs were not too bad despite some very hot weather a few days but bug spray is a must. I sat on the beach and read for 3 hours one day and did not see one other person on the beach in either direction! During high tide, I watched turtles feeding near shore, dolphins and many, many different birds.

We went to Henlopen State park for a couple of beach days. A beautifully maintained beach with plenty of room. Explored the Broadkill beach area. Absolutely beautiful! Hiked in Prime Hook, and drove around, exploring the area. A must try is Po Boys restaurant. We had our dog with us so we got a couple of meals to go and warmed them up for dinner. VERY GOOD! Looks like a great craft beer menu. Next time, we will eat there!

If you are looking for a quiet, friendly peaceful vacation, this IS the spot for you!

We sure hope to visit again next year!! Thanks Glen!

The Moffetts

  • Review Submitted: Jun 26, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A very relaxing beautiful beach house with all the amenities.

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time and created beautiful memories for our family.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 25, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Relaxing and tranquil vacation

  • 5 of 5

I can't say enough great things about Glenmore Cottage! This is our 6th time renting this amazing home and we will be back again!!! I always look forward to vacationing in Slaughter Beach as it is peaceful and calming. When you work all year and are very busy and always on the go, this is the perfect place to fully relax! This home is clean, well maintained and has everything you need.

I can't get enough of the spectacular view and taking long walks on the beach! I miss it already!

  • Review Submitted: May 31, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
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Branchburg, NJ
5

Comfortable, relaxing vacation in a beautiful house!

  • 5 of 5

From our first entrance into the house, being welcomed by a large fresh flower arrangement in the kitchen, we felt very comfortable at Glenmor. The house is beautifully decorated with high quality furnishings and unique decorations. All the beds were comfortable and both bathrooms are very roomy. We loved the large outside deck with fantastic views of the bay, where we could bird watch and enjoy the fresh air and sunshine. At low tide, we could see many birds on the exposed sand bar in front of the house. We've stayed at Slaughter Beach before but this was our first visit to Glenmor - hopefully not our last!

  • Review Submitted: May 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
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Richmond, VA
5

Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

I am reluctant to write a glowing review that will increase competition when I wish to return! If you like nature, quiet, privacy and the sea, this place cannot be beat. Glenn has furnished the place with everything you could possibly want. And he is available to instantly answer any questions.

  • Review Submitted: May 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
65 Miles
Philadelphia, PA
Nearest Ferry
22 Miles
Cape May-Lewes Ferry
Nearest Golf
8 Miles
The Rookery North
Nearest Train
75 Miles
Wilmington, DE
Nearest Motorway
6 Miles
Route 1
Nearest Restaurant
8 Miles
Abbott's Grill
Nearest Beach
25 Metres
Slaughter Beach
Car: necessary

* 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 house in Slaughter Beach, USA

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
 
Summer 2017
4 Jun 2017 - 2 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Sunday
7 night minimum stay
£1,580
for 7 nights
£1,580
 
 
Early Fall 2017
3 Sep 2017 - 7 Oct 2017
Changeover Day: Sunday
7 night minimum stay
£1,273
for 7 nights
£1,273
 
 
Late Fall 2017
8 Oct 2017 - 4 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
£525
for 3 nights
From
£134
From
£153
Fri,Sat
£1,043
£3,438
 
 
Winter 2017-2018
5 Nov 2017 - 3 Mar 2018
2 night minimum stay
£291
for 2 nights
From
£84
From
£123
Fri,Sat
£736
£2,425
 
 
Spring 1
4 Mar 2018 - 31 Mar 2018
2 night minimum stay
£314
for 2 nights
From
£96
From
£134
Fri,Sat
£890
£2,616
 
 
Spring 2
1 Apr 2018 - 5 May 2018
2 night minimum stay
£352
for 2 nights
From
£115
From
£161
Fri,Sat
£1,043
£3,438
 
 
Spring 3
6 May 2018 - 9 Jun 2018
3 night minimum stay
£525
for 3 nights
From
£134
From
£173
Fri,Sat
£1,120
£3,729
 
 
Summer
10 Jun 2018 - 8 Sep 2018
Changeover Day: Sunday
7 night minimum stay
£1,657
for 7 nights
£1,657
 
 
Early Fall
9 Sep 2018 - 6 Oct 2018
Changeover Day: Sunday
7 night minimum stay
£1,273
for 7 nights
£1,273
 
 
Late Fall
7 Oct 2018 - 10 Nov 2018
3 night minimum stay
£525
for 3 nights
From
£134
From
£173
Fri,Sat
£1,120
£3,768
 
 
Winter
11 Nov 2018 - 2 Mar 2019
2 night minimum stay
£314
for 2 nights
From
£96
From
£123
Fri,Sat
£736
£2,425
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£467
for 2 nights
From
£173
 

Additional pricing information

Housekeeping £76.75
Property Damage Protection £45.28
Pet Fee £23.02

Rates are subject to change until the reservation is confirmed.

Pets considered with prior approval.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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