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Premiere Beach House! 2.5 blocks to beach, 5 to town! View Our Virtual Tour!


Property Details

Updated: Oct 20, 2016
Sleeps 14, 6 bdrms, 5 full baths, 2 outdoor showers, porches, patio, hot tub!

See our home virtually for yourself on our Video Tour! Just click on the link under 'Amenities' on our listing!

Our beloved beach cottage, over looks Silver Lake in S. Rehoboth. Just 2 1/2 blocks from beach & boardwalk, this 1930's beach cottage features 2 screened-in porches, 2 porch swings, a huge backyard patio w/ fire pit for entertaining, tether ball, and lagoon-like Hot Tub w/ Water Fall. Our home has 6 large bdrms, 5 full bathrooms, and 2 outdoor showers. We have a gourmet kitchen, dining room, living rm w/ fireplace, full library, television, lots of games & videos. Our separate Game House next to the patio provides another gathering space - or quiet get away. This 1 room house is fully furnished w/ large flat screen TV, miniature pool table, fridge, and games. Washer/dryer. Central HVAC. Internet. Fenced-in yard. Pets welcome! Free weights and bench in basement.

* PAYMENT and RENTAL CONTRACT: Owners require travelers to pay RENTAL FEE and DAMAGE DEPOSIT BY *CHECK ONLY* mailed to owners along with signed rental agreement.

However, HOMEAWAY requires travelers to pay a small guest fee at time of booking payable by CREDIT CARD.

* See our RENTERS CONTRACT for more details.

Owner Comments: Our family of six (2 parents, 2 kids and 2 dogs, Chunk and Lily) has loved and lived in this, our vacation home, for many years. Whenever we are here on Rodney Street, our lives slow down. We read. We laugh. We eat. We dance and carry on. We hope you will enjoy our home as much as we do and treat it as you would your own!

*All Rates are as shown - no taxes required, no pet fee required!😊

*Diirect payment is made to Owners via check

*Rental fee Plus separate $225.00 Cleaning fee is due at time of final Rental Agreement

*Refundable Damage Deposit: $2000 by CHECK for 7 night minimum stay; $1000 for 3 night minimum stay

*LGBQ Friendly. Dog Friendly 🐾


~ Cindy and Tony Crane, owners

Cindy and Tony

More Details
  • Sleeps 14
  • 6 Bedrooms
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Bookable online

Recent Review

About the Owner

When we first bought 217 Rodney Street, the house was abandoned and over grown. But the structure was sound. Over the years, we have lovingly updated and expanded the home without losing the architecture we loved so much. We have raised our kids here and entertained many beloved friends and family members. Our Rehoboth beach home is absolutely our 'pure happy place.' We love it here. We hope you will too.


Cindy and Tony Crane

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60 Reviews

based on 60 traveler reviews


Great house!

  • 5 of 5

A bunch of friends (with young children) stayed in this house over a weekend in September. It was the perfect house for us... clean and cozy but with lots of room for everyone and a short walk into town or to the beach. We also really enjoyed all of the screened in porches, the out-back area (with fire pit), and fenced in yard. Our stay was a really great one!

  • Submitted: Sep 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
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Great house with lots of space

  • 5 of 5

A group of 8 of us stayed here for a week in August 2016. We were 3 couples and 2 singles. There was plenty of space for everyone and we never felt cramped. There was always a place to get away to find some solitude if needed. They have a hammock in the back cottage that was a perfect place to relax and stare up at the trees and day and night sky. As the occupant of the master bedroom...we loved the private screened in porch that is off of it with a porch swing. The porch swing on the back cottage is great too. The house was always nice and cool...the air conditioner worked great. We had two very minor issues not even worth sharing the details of...but they were addressed and corrected IMMEDIATELY. We felt like valued renters. I would rent this house again if we were to get another group this size together.

  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Oh I am so happy! Thank you sincerely for your kind review. We love sharing our home with nice renters. Please come again any time! ~ Cindy and Tony Crane, owners
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Perfect getaway

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful home in a very convenient location to both the beach and downtown Rehoboth. Plenty of room for our party of twelve and two dogs. Very quiet and beautiful neighborhood. The Cranes and property manager Tracy were very pleasant to deal with from beginning to end. We all highly recommend this perfect getaway and are looking forward to returning in the near future.

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Awesome home!

  • 5 of 5

This home is an older home, which only adds to the experience. It is well kept with lots of space. We had 12 total, 6 adults, 4 under 10 and two teens. Plenty of room to spread out and excellent space for kids. The small house in the back had a small fridge with TV and kids loved having their own space and a place they could get their own drinks and snacks. We loved the porches and back yard/fire pit and hammock. Definitely a family place. We adore family time and this being off the beaten path gives you the feeling you are away from it all but just a short walk and you have all the activity you may want. The owners and property management folks were also fantastic to work with. Highly suggest this home for a family vacation!

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Family friendly

  • 4 of 5

Quite impressed with this family friendly rental. We had a group of 18 from four different families and with the multiple porches, patio and separate game house, we surprisingly did not feel crowded. Also , we appreciated that the beach and town were easily walkable but we were away from the largest crowds . The hot tub had some issues but, the manager was easily reachable and quite helpful.

  • Submitted: Jun 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for staying with us! We love sharing our family beach home with other nice folks. Please come again any time. ~ Cindy and Tony
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Great September beach week

  • 5 of 5

My family of 7 adults, one child and two dogs enjoyed a wonderful week at the Crane cottage. A 10 minute walk to the beach or town made everything we wanted to do easy and convenient. The house had more room than we could use, but that allowed us to spread out and be comfortable. Our dogs enjoyed the fenced in back yard. Although there are ample beds and bathrooms for a large group, I would not have been comfortable in the common areas with any more adults than we had; the living room seats 5 or 6 comfortably and the kitchen is small. However, there are lots of quaint and cozy spots for small groups or private relaxation. We spent most mornings and late afternoons on the front porch looking out on the quiet, pleasant neighborhood.

  • Submitted: Oct 31, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
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From the Owner

It is a cozy, comfy, large 5 bedroom home on an over-sized lot, which is well located and has a beautiful view. Our patio and game house, as well as hot tub make this place special.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Washington/Baltimore: 2:30 at 150 Miles Nearest Beach : at 0.2 Miles

*NOTE: Please do NOT hit the 'BOOK IT' button or reserve our home online! We will send you our private contract. Our beach home is located in South Rehoboth Beach next to Silver Lake. Our large town offers great dining and great outlet shopping, dining, bars, antiquing, book and coffee shops. The Rehoboth Art League hosts a huge art show in August at its historic location in Henlopean. All water sports are available. Lots of state parks very nearby.

Other Activities: Boardwalk, amusement parks, great restaurants, shops, bookstores, & tons of outlets


Rental rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Oct 10 2016 - Oct 31 2016
3 night minimum stay
November Quiet Escape
Nov 1 2016 - Nov 23 2016
3 night minimum stay
Thanksgiving Holiday
Nov 24 2016 - Nov 28 2016
4 night minimum stay
December Quiet Escape
Dec 1 2016 - Dec 22 2016
3 night minimum stay
Holiday Recovery
Jan 3 2017 - Mar 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
Rolling Spring Break & Easter
Apr 1 2017 - Apr 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
May Vacay
May 1 2017 - May 25 2017
3 night minimum stay
Memorial Day Weekend
May 26 2017 - May 29 2017
3 night minimum stay
SUMMER 2017!! Hurry!!
Jun 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
6 night minimum stay
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 30 2017
6 night minimum stay
Oct 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

*NOTE: The HomeAway guest fee must be paid by credit card directly to HomeAway.
However the rental fee to homeowner must be paid by check.
*All Rates are as shown - no taxes required - This website uses its own algorithm to come up with rate averges that are not always 100% correct! Please email or reach home owner and reservation manager, Cindy Crane here or call her at 301.370.9794.
*Owners require direct payment via check or CC to them
*Rental fee PLUS sep $225.00 Cleaning fee is due at time of final Rental Agreement
*Refundable Damage Deposit: $2000 by CHECK for 7 night minimum stay; $1000 for 3 night minimum stay
*Payment may be made Check, eCheck, Visa, Master Card, or Discover
*Alternative Lifestyle Friendly. Dog Friendly.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Property Type

  • house


  • Family


  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Dining Room


  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Spa Whirlpool
  • Whirlpool


  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Lake View
  • Resort
  • Water View


  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • library
  • live theater
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours

Leisure Activities

  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Floor Area

  • 2500 sq. ft.


  • Bathroom 1 - toilet, tub, shower
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet, shower
  • Bathroom 3 - toilet, combination tub/shower
  • Bathroom 4 - toilet, shower
  • Bathroom 5 - toilet, shower
  • Outdoor - outdoor shower
  • Outdoor - outdoor shower
  • All bathrooms beautifully are spotless and well appointed. There are two water heaters so there is always plenty of hot water. We also have two large Outdoor Showers.


  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen, Master
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen, Guest
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 queen, Guest
  • Bedroom 4 - 2 double, BUNK ROOM
  • Bedroom 5 - 2 double, 1 twin/ single, BUNK ROOM
  • Bedroom 6 - 2 twin/ single, Guest
  • All bedrooms richly decorated. Each bed features a down comforter* - 1st floor Huge Master: queen bed, private designer bath w/ shower and claw foot bath, walk-in closet, private screened-in porch w/ bench swing. - 1st floor Guest #1: queen bed, sliding door to private designer bath, shower. - 1st floor Guest #2: queen bed, lots of light, hall bath/shower. - 2nd floor Guest #3: trundle bed, TV, large deck overlooking Sliver Lake, hall bath w/ shower. - 2nd floor Bunk room #1: double bunk bed and long twin sleeping bunk, shares hall bath. - 2nd floor Bunk room #2: double bunk bed and built-in twin bed w/ private designer bath w/ shower. * Duvet down comforters and blankets are provided. Sheets, pillow cases are NOT provided.


  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck


  • Guests provide their own meals

Learn more about this vacation rental at the owner's website


  • This is a wonderful family home - perfect for children and adults - or just adults! We are used to entertaining often and for many. We believe you will find our home warm, welcoming and comfortable w/ every amenity you could need. In addition to the amenities listed above, we also have wireless Internet and a free-weight equipment in basement that allows us to conveniently workout before a day at the beach. UPDATES: 1. For any of you who have vacationed with us in the past, we have replaced the front and back steps, as well as deck, with beautiful ironwood. Not only is it gorgeous, it is less slippery when wet! 2. As a THANK YOU for staying with us, we now want to offer Two Free Desserts at Go Fish! when you stay a week with us!!

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