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Dewey Beach, Cute Duplex, Ocean Block

Bedrooms 2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Condo, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths

Renting for the summer on a weekly basis. Cute duplex on the ocean side of Route 1. Weekly rental Friday to Friday. Two bedrooms, two baths, large deck, washer-dryer. The house is two levels with a bedroom/bathroom and deck upstairs, a bedroom/bathroom, living room and kitchen downstairs Kitchen is complete with oven, stove, full sized refrigerator and dishwasher. Unit has two reserved parking spaces next to the house. Upstairs bedroom has a queen bed and two twin beds. Downstairs bedroom has bunks with a full bed and a twin bed. Outdoor shed is available for storing beach stuff. Wireless Internet and satellite TV is included. TVs are in the upstairs bedroom and in the living room.

This home is central in Dewey, near the Starboard, and steps from the beach. House is on a quiet corner of New Orleans street and offers much more space and privacy than any standard hotel or condo.

Rates in May are $1000/week Friday to Friday (plus 3% tax)

Rates during the summer are $1450/week Fri-Fri (plus 3% tax)

Summer starts Memorial Day weekend and ends Labor Day weekend

More Details

J.D. Powell
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 11, 2018

Why J.D. Powell chose Dewey Beach

You don't have to cross Route 1 to get to the beach. An outdoor shed is available for beach stuff (e.g. chairs, umbrellas, wagon). Internet and TV is included.


Dewey Beach Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Internet
  • Parking ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
Nice living space on first floor includes table for 6, corner sofa/sleeper, bedroom with a twin over full bunk, kitchen, & bath with shower. Kitchen has Keurig one cup coffee maker, stove, toaster over, microwave, and blender. Upstairs has queen bed and two twin beds, large deck, washer/dryer, bath with shower. Beach shed includes umbrella, beach chairs, wagon, and cooler. House comes with two parking spaces, WiFi Internet & two TV's - both new flat screens, satellite with DVR, and DVD players. Sleeps 6.


Very Good! 4.1/5 -
(9 traveler reviews)

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Dewey Beach, Cute Duplex, Ocean Block
average rating of 4.111111 based on 9 reviews

Loved our stay

  • 5 of 5

What a great town. This house has a perfect location right in the middle of Dewey Beach. We can walk to anywhere in the town within minutes. The house was comfortable and had everything thing we needed. The storage shed had room for all our beach chairs. We loved being so close to The Starboard. They have an electric key pad to get into the house when made it easy to rent and to get access. We would recommend this spot for anyone that likes to be close to the best places in Dewey.

  • Submitted: Jul 2, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad to hear you had a nice stay at the beach. Let us know if you have any suggestions on improvements we can make.
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Perfect house for small group in ideal location

  • 5 of 5

This has been our second year spending Memorial Day Weekend at 17B and we love it! For a small group of six mid-20s females, it's the perfect sized house and is walking distance to the best things Dewey has to offer - only steps from Starboard and the beach. J.D. and Tracey are extremely accommodating and make the process of booking the house and the stay so easy. I love having the upstairs porch and the number of beds make it a great space for our group. The fact that the door is a keypad is really convenient - it's like they thought of everything! I definitely recommend this house for you upcoming trip to Dewey; we can't wait to spend another summer on New Orleans!

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It's good to hear you had such a good time at Dewey and enjoyed the house and it's location!
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Great location

  • 5 of 5

We loved the house and the location is ideal because it is a short walk to the beach. Having a place we can walk to from the beach during the day is convenient. The house was is good condition and the beds were comfortable. We didn't really cook much because of the close proximity of restaurants.

  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2016
  • Stayed: June 2016
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the comments about the house. We hope you will come back to Dewey Beach and consider us as your place to stay.
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  • 2 of 5

This property has so much potential but it is in need of repairs and updating. The house smelled of pet urine the minute we walked in. I had to lite a candle and spray febreeze on the couch and carpets. The bathroom down stairs has two large water stains on the drop ceiling not very appealing to shower there. The floors in both of the bathrooms and kitchen are well worn and need to be replaced. The bathrooms need to be updated. The upstairs bathroom had paint peeling from the ceiling over the shower. There was no shade in the upstairs bathroom over the toilet. The folks from the building across have a direct view into the bathroom. There are rust stains on the floor from the washer which is in the up stairs bathroom. Pots and pans were worn. On the plus side, the house is very close to the beach. The air conditioner (window units) are loud but work well. Never ran out of hot water in the showers. By the way, the down stairs bedroom is very small. The house is comfortable for 4 adults. The outside of the house could also use power washing. The side of house at the upstairs deck level is green with mildew. I do not feel this landlord is taking time to do repairs on the house. There is a review that talks about the back door. It is so warped and the paint is peeling that it really needs to be replaced. The screen door in the back is broken. Looks like from a review in 07/2015 that it has not been fixed. You cannot get into the back outdoor shower because it is over grown. I gave it a fair rating because the house is so close to the beach and it is comfortable. I wish it was more updated.

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2016
  • Stayed: June 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your feedback on the house. The carpets are being steam cleaned this week, along with a deep clean of the house. We are scheduling our handyman to paint the ceiling and replace the bathroom ceiling tiles and power wash the siding/deck. We are also scheduled to clear away weeds and plant growth, which we have to do a few times during the summer. We were not aware that the curtains in the bathroom are missing. That will be addressed this week. There is a new fence that was erected behind the house because the previous fence was beginning to fall apart. There is not an outdoor shower, and the back door opens to a small area behind the house that doesn't have access to anywhere other than a walkway to the front yard. Which is why that backdoor is never used. We strive for happy tenants and want them to have a good experience - hoping that the photos of the house provide an accurate representation.
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Great Week!

  • 5 of 5

Excellent location, close to beach, great communication with owners. I can't say enough wonderful things about our stay in Dewey at this cute rental. With 3 young kids, the proximity to the beach was ideal. House was clean and fit us perfectly. Thank you JD and Tracey for a great stay!!!!

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2015
  • Stayed: August 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Very dissapointed

  • 1 of 5

In general, this house is in need of repairs and the level of cleanliness could be much improved.

The following items need attention:

1. No egress possible from thr rear door due to collapse of wooden fence at rear of property.

2. No access to outdoor shower.3. Rear door screen missing. Front door screen badly torn.

4. 1st floor beds not suitable for adults.5.outdoor storage unusable. (No room to list other comments.)

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2015
  • Stayed: July 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: The owner appreciates this type of feedback since honest feedback is a good way to improve the accommodations. We encourage anyone to visit the property or view pictures of the house before they decide to stay in Dewey Beach. We are certain the central location of our house in town, our attention to detail with cleanliness and upgrades that we apply every year will guarantee a happy renter. Dog owners are also welcomed.
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Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
The Starboard
Nearest Ferry
9 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
15 Metres
Gary's Dewey Beach Grill
Nearest Beach
500 Metres
Dewey Beach
Other Activities:

Top Thing to do in City:

* Trolly to Rehoboth for ice cream on the boardwalk.

* Beach bonfire Wednesday night.

* Eat at Gary's Dewey Beach Grill.

* Visit the Starboard on Sunday for breakfast.

* Not drive your car all week.

Top Thing to do in Budget:.....

Top Thing to do in Family:.....

The beach is steps away and dog friendly all day in the off season. (Before 9:30 am and after 5:30 pm in summer, dogs must be licensed). Walk to any of Dewey's many bars and restaurants offering great food and live music. In summer, enjoy bonfires on the beach Wednesday nights and movies on Mondays!

Rehoboth Beach is 5 minutes away via The Jolly Trolly and offers many shops, boardwalk, and restaurants. The Jolly Trolly stop is at Route 1 and New Orleans (in front of Gary's Dewey Beach Grill). Search for Town of Dewey Beach and Rehoboth Beach attractions to learn about special weekend events.

Upcoming for fall - Greyhound weekend in Oct, Film Festival in Nov


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $50
Tax Rate 3.0%

Summer 2016 Booking Weekly beginning:
May 13th - $800
May 20th - $1200
May 27th - $1450
June 3rd - $1450
June 10th - $1450
June 17th - $1450
June 24th - $1450
July 1st - $1450
July 8th - $1450
July 15th - $1450
July 22nd - $1450
July 29th - $1450
Aug 5th - $1450
Aug 12th - $1450
Aug 19th - $1450
Aug 26nd - $1450
Sep 2nd - $1450
Sep 9th - $1000
Sep 16th - $1000
Sep 23rd - $1000

Oct 1 2016 - May 2017 $800/month or $200 per night (2 night minimum)

Summer rates include cable, internet, and cleaning. Rates do not include 3% Dewey Beach rental tax. Fall rates do not include utilities.
Security deposit = $250. Dog fee $60 to cover extra cleaning costs

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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