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Cute, cozy cottage getaway

Bedrooms 2
Space 950 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Baths, Sleeps 4

Cute, cozy, and cheery...this little ranch house on a quiet street in the quaint fishing village of Wenona, a small community on the southern tip of Deal Island where crabbing and oystering are a way of life is a perfect and peaceful vacation retreat. Eventhough water view is from just one window in the house, what this does mean is that you are very close to water...just minutes from a public boat ramp! This little house lives large and pleasant with its newly remodeled kitchen offering plenty of counter space, lots of big windows and bright light, and fresh paint throughout. We have so enjoyed this home and hope you will too with your next visit to Deal Island.

mary fosnaught
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, dutch
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 16, 2018


Deal Island House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 950 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Water View
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 2 double
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 1 bicycles
  • bay/sound
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • photography
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
Smoke-free environment, linens provided, washer, dryer, dishwasher, microwave (over the range), toaster, coffee maker, hair dryer, iron, bath/shower, TV (local channels only), DVD player and DVD's, piano, deck, charcoal grill, plenty of yard/parking (boats, etc.). If you have a little one, there is a PacknPlay, stroller, and high chair.


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Cute, cozy cottage getaway
average rating of 4.7 based on 20 reviews
Gardners, Pa


  • 5 of 5

this was our second time to stay in this house. It is perfect! Clean, comfy, and has everything you need! Go down to the end of the road, You can walk, and get fresh, delicious, huge crabs from Mr. Terry Daniels or Mr. Andrew Benton.

We kayaked, fished, ate fish and crabs and relaxed!! Beautiful location, wonderful people, perfect house!

  • Submitted: Jun 22, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for your kind words, and thank you for staying again! Sounds like you had the quintessential Deal Island experience! Maybe we will see you next year! Enjoy the rest of your summer!
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Washington, DC

Love love love this cottage!

  • 5 of 5

The nicest, best equipped place. Too clean for words. Several visits and always just right.

  • Submitted: Oct 31, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect little getaway!

  • 5 of 5

Had an excellent time at this property. Very well maintained house with everything you could need. Neighborhood was very quiet/peaceful as well. Definitely would recommend to anyone looking to spend some time in the area.

  • Submitted: Oct 17, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Everything was spotless, we were quite comfortable. Everything we needed was there.

  • 4 of 5

The only thing we were very careful of the back wooden steps, & a weak board in the porch. We are mostly over 60 & a bit unsteady, so a firm handrail & base are important to us.We did have a wonderful stay & would return again.

  • Submitted: Oct 2, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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It is a very nice house in a very nice location. The beach was only minutes away.

  • 5 of 5

We (my daughter and myself) had a wonderful 4 days staying at the house. It has everything you could possibly need. It was very clean and well kept. Even had a "porch cat" who hung out the whole time. The weather was perfect and we spent 3 days beachcombing. It was very relaxing and I would love to come back again.

  • Submitted: Sep 24, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for your kind words! So glad to hear you enjoyed your stay! Please come again!
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The house was cute, somewhat clean due to dust & the microwave needed cleaning.

  • 3 of 5

I was looking for that water view as indicated, the TV reception was awful because of no cable the channels kept going out, the amenities indicated a DVD player, but none was found which would have worked because I brought movies with me to watch. Two men came to the house unexpected the evening of my arrival date, one riding on a lawn mower & the other had a weed wacker to do the yard while I was out on the deck grilling...not cool!

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Yvette, Thank you for your feedback. With the rain and the heaviness of the dew in the morning, we are sometimes limited to only being able to mow in the evening, and because the house is booked solid during the summer, unfortunately, we will have to mow when there are guests in the house. In the future, we will include that mowing schedules can be unpredictable and provide this with general information about the house to eliminate surprises. As indicated in general information emailed to you before check in, the DVD player is built into the TV and is on the left hand side of the TV. As stated in our HomeAway listing ("Eventhough water view is from just one window in the house, what this does mean is that you are very close to water...just minutes from a public boat ramp!") water is only visible from one window in the kitchen or when you are outside on the deck; we tried to emphasize that water access is conveniently situated to the house. We work hard to make sure that house is clean as can be seen from the majority of our favorable reviews regarding this; we appreciate your input and will continue to make sure that we offer a clean, comfortable, and affordable home away from home for our guests. Sincerely, Mary
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Nearest Airport
55 Miles
Salisbury Regional Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.25 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
Car: necessary
Other Activities:

Top Thing to do in City:

* Fishing/Crabbing.

* Boating/Kayaking/Canoeing.

* Hunting.

* Biking.

* Birding.

Top Thing to do in Budget:

* Swimming on beach.

* Collecting sea glass/shells.

* Hiking/Birding.

* Biking.

* Fishing from docks/surf.

Top Thing to do in Family:

* Fishing.

* Boating.

* Beach.

* Biking.

* Birding.

Deal Island is a quiet, friendly fishing community in the heart of "crabbing country"; do not be surprised that your neighbors will be professional watermen some of which offer chartered fishing tours that leave from Deal Island making fishing and boating perhaps the most popular draws to the area. There is a small public beach area (on right as soon as you cross the bridge onto D.I.) that is great for swimming, surf fishing, and finding sea glass and shells. There are multiple areas of public lands in wildlife management areas on or near D.I. which is great for hikers, birders, kayakers, as well as hunters. Since the island is so flat and home to some very courteous drivers, biking is also very enjoyable here on D.I. The annual Skipjack Races are held every Labor Day weekend, and is a wonderful event to capture the local culture and flavor of the island.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $30
Refundable damage deposit $100

Nightly Rate: $60 - $85
Memorial Day to Labor Day: $85/night with < 4 night stay; $70/night if 4+ night stay
Remainder of year: $70/night with < 4 night stay; $60/night if 4+ night stay
Deposit to hold reservation required. (paid within 7 days of booking).
Non refundable deposit if not confirmed before arrival date.
Confirmations, cancellations or changes must be received 10

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.