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Purple House 30 Yds to Beach Sleeps 19, Bethany's Premier Rental, 7 bds 6.5ba

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7 bedrooms
7 bathrooms
19 guests
Minimum stay varies
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Named Delaware's Rental Home of the Year in 2004 and newly renovated in 2013, this fabulously appointed, multimillion-dollar beach vacation rental features ocean views and breathtaking interior spaces. Fondly known around Bethany as the iconic 'purple house,' this property is among the area's most unusual, luxurious and spacious rentals. The last two weeks in August are still open; we are offering them at haof price!!!! . The house sits just one lot away from the ocean and 3 blocks from Bethany’s town center — within steps of restaurants, specialty foods shops, boutiques, and ice cream parlors. Also within steps of an arcade, a park with kiddie equipment, and a miniature golf course. And it is a short drive from 140 outlet, tax-free shops in Rehoboth Beach. Be sure to enjoy Bethany's n...Named Delaware's Rental Home of the Year in 2004 and newly renovated in 2013, this fabulously appointed, multimillion-dollar beach vacation rental features ocean views and breathtaking interior spaces. Fondly known around Bethany as the iconic 'purple house,' this property is among the area's most unusual, luxurious and spacious rentals. The last two weeks in August are still open; we are offering them at haof price!!!! . The house sits just one lot away from the ocean and 3 blocks from Bethany’s town center — within steps of restaurants, specialty foods shops, boutiques, and ice cream parlors. Also within steps of an arcade, a park with kiddie equipment, and a miniature golf course. And it is a short drive from 140 outlet, tax-free shops in Rehoboth Beach. Be sure to enjoy Bethany's newest eatery: 99 Sea Level Restaurant and Oyster Bar, on the Boardwalk just a block and a half from the Purple House! 99 Sea Level is open all year. What Does the House Offer? Ideal for family and large group beach vacations, the house sleeps 19. On the ground level are two masters with kings, one master with a queen and a twin, one bedroom with 2 twins that uses a hall bath, and a master with 2 sets of bunk beds. Upstairs on the living/dining/kitchen area, is the primary master with a king bed and a bath with a large, walk-in shower and a 2-person Jacuzzi. Also on this floor is a powder room and a private den with a queen sleep-sofa. The third floor loft has a very small bedroom with a full bed, and a computer/work area. The large open-concept kitchen features an array of cookware and countertop appliances, two sinks and two ovens. There is a small beverage fridge in the laundry room to take overflow from the kitchen fridge. Our 2013 additions include all new appliances and a 50-bottle wine cooler. Amenities include Hi Spd Internet and WIFI, five TVs, (one HDTV) with DVD players and a home theater center. A sensational setting and destination in itself, this home was designed by an award-winning architect and has been featured on tours and in home design articles. Tile and hardwood in most rooms. To Book On-Line and For More Information Go to our site and see more information, pictures, and a virtual tour of the house. Description of the Area and Activities The beach is about 30 yards away from the house and there is off street parking for 6/7 cars. And if you need it, there is metered parking all along the beach and board walk. The beach has life guards, showers, and chair and umbrella rentals. You can buy food and drinks on the boardwalk which is near the house. This House is Appropriate for These Kinds of Groups This has been the perfect house for family, groups of golfers, reunions, wedding parties, showers, 'crafty ladies' gatherings, scrapbook weekends, small business or religious retreats, or just for a quiet vacation. You could lease this house for a weekend, week or a month, and enjoy every minute of the comfortable and beautiful surroundings provided in the furnishings, appointments and neighborhood. Things To Do In The Area The town of Bethany – Called the Quiet Resort - is an easy 5 minute walk from the house. It is quaint beach town with about 4 blocks of stores and restaurants. The town has a good playground for children and a boardwalk where music will often be heard from the new band stand. A few of our favorite restaurants include Bethany Blues BBQ, Baja Grille for great Mexican food, Parkway, Grotto's Pizza, and Sonoma’s-all in town. Ocean and bay watersports - charter boat fishing, wind surfing. Local watersports: swimming, crabbing, clamming, boating, kayaking, jet skiing, sailing, sport fishing, beachcombing, surfing, shelling, windsurfing. Day Trips: About a half hour from Bethany is Rehoboth Beach: The town is much larger than Bethany and boasts many shopping and dining options. You can also go antiquing. There is also fabulous sales tax free outlet shopping at 140 Outlet stores. Lewes: Smaller than Rehoboth but a good day trip...very quaint a lovely hour's ferry ride away. Make sure you take the newest ferry with entertainment for kids onboard! Nearby Golf Courses Bear Trap Dunes Ocean View Salt Pond Bethany Beach Cripple Creek Golf And Country Club Dagsboro, Kings Creek Country Club Rehoboth Beach, Old Landing Golf Course Rehoboth Beach, Rehoboth Beach Country Club Rehoboth Beach, The Rookery Milton, Sussex Pines CC-Georgetown Keywords: Bethany Beach vacation rental HouseMore
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Susan M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2015
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Please enjoy the Purple House for your next beach rental! We built it and furnished it to serve large gatherings of friends and family, and we use it ourselves off-season so it has all that you (and we!) want in a vacation home.
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Reviewed 11 September 2018

Loved our stay at the Purple House. Great interior design and all the amenities we always hope to find. Plenty of room for our large group. We haven't stayed in Bethany for several years and were glad to find a great, new restaurant, 99 Sea...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Roving402266
Reviewed 21 April 2018

What an amazing house. Very comfortable for a large group. Walking distance to the beach, parks, shops and more. Can't say enough great things-- we will definitely be back!

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank Lou C
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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

This house was a perfect setup for our large group. Plenty of bedrooms, bathrooms, and places to sit/relax. It's an easy walk to the beach (less than a minute), and the house is clean and updated. It's a quick walk to all the shops and...More

Date of stay: March 2018
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

Best Christmas ever! We booked the Purple House at the last minute and the owners were very accommodating. The house is beautiful, but more importantly, it worked so well for our family of fourteen. The older kids loved doing screen time in the loft where...More

Date of stay: December 2017
Thank MattieD9
Reviewed 22 November 2017

Stayed here with a group of retired friends for a mid-week wine-tasting and had a blast! The house is lovely with plenty of room for all 14 of us. We loved being so close to the center of town, the boardwalk, and the ocean. We...More

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank bfikse
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Cooker
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Suitable For Children Under 5
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Housekeeping Included
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Day Trips: About a half hour from Bethany is Rehoboth Beach: The town is much larger than Bethany and boasts many shopping and dining options. You can also go antiquing. There is also fabulous sales tax free outlet shopping at 140 Outlet stores. Lewes: Smaller than Rehoboth but a good day trip...very quaint a lovely hour's ferry ride away. Make sure you take the newest ferry with entertainment for kids onboard! And be sure to visit Ocean City, Maryland, just 7 miles south of Bethany, with its huge boardwalk and tons of rides.
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