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Step out of BABN BR #1 room onto private balcony- Views of Woodlands and overlooks 80 acres fields
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6 reviews
Step out of BABN BR #1 room onto private balcony- Views of Woodlands and overlooks 80 acres fields
Renovated hay loft is clean, cozy and comfortable.
Windows give you 270° views of Delaware woodwinds and 80 acres of farm fields.  Balcony off
Relax on the full size leather futon. Very comfortable if you choose to sleep here or in you bedroom
Enjoy a private quiet peaceful and perfect afternoon here under your umbrella overlooking country
Cook family size meals for your friends and family and huge counter top oven and rotisserie J
You know you’re going to have a great day when you start with the great couple coffeeJ
All appliances- 4 burner stove, hot plate, toaster, refrigerator,
Full grill on patio below and mini Grill on your balcony.
Your views are stunning:)
Your bed is elevated to capture panoramic views of the countryside and the fresh breezes that blow a
Fire pit
Grab a great book and just relax ian afternoon away in your hammockJ
Have fun Swinging:)
Sit back and relax in the evening
walk, bike or jog safely on Wide open country roads
Bring your children. There's so much for them to do here:)
Bring your pets to play and explore in the country
Explore the fields and woodlands
You'll see lots of these
Have fun feeding  the Koi by hand
Visit the beach during the day and in the evening come to the countryside for relaxtion
Swing on one of seveeral swings
Warm up by the fire and share good conversation and stories
Play basketball
Bring your binoculars- so you see everything:)
We had this species of uncommon deer in our fields a few years ago
Deer are everywhere ;)
Bald eagle nest here and they are frequently seen hunting
You'll see lots of these
Majestic Heron
Delaware Red fox- 
They are everywhere.
Listen for the Vixen scream-
Mama Red Fox in den with cubs
Delaware Grey Fox
Our wise barn owl
Turtles always on the go
Majestic Heron
Check out the wildlife on the waterways of the Chesapeake Bay
Chesapeake Bay
Sunset on the Chesapeake Bay
Some of the wondrous fish in our waterways
Bombay Hook National Wildlife reserve 30 Miles from us
It's going to a beautiful day at the beach- in the summer...
..Or the winter
Rehoboth is 29 miles. Dollies Salt Water Taffy responsible for 3 generations (1927)of Saltwater Taff
Rehoboth is 29 miles.
Slaughter beach is 17 miles from us. Step back in time- Population 133. No stores, gas or restaurant
Bowers beach is 23 miles from us. Has interesting history. Check out Storm of 69 documentary.
Cape Henlopen State Park is just 30 miles from us
Ride the Cape May Lewes car Ferry is 30 minutes from us.
Take a Day trip to Cape May NJ is an hour away from Lewis via the Ferry
Visit the Cape May Zoo and Park while your here:)
Cape May Victorian Architecture is on display every where in the seaside resort town
Fenwick Island- Towers- from WWII. Used to spot and sink U-boats poaching merchant ships off the Atl
Bring your family to the shore. Ocean City is 57 miles from us
High tide at the Ocean is a wild time
Surfing is so much fun with long board  or boogie board
Challenge yourself- learn to surf at one of the schools
Wind Sailing- Challenging for folks of all ages
Wind Sailing- try it. 
We did and loved it
Paddle boarding-
Wind sailing is more fun
Spend the day with your family and friends surf fishing
Who Knew? The strategy to surf fishing
Sting Rays are commonly seen
at ocean edge
Play frisbee with your best friend
Play Volleyball
Catch of the day:) You never know what you will catch:)
Take it easy at the beach:)
Fly your kite and your troubles disappear
Let your inner being out in the sand.
We are pet friendly:)  Dogs love the beach-
Sculpt your dreams in the sand
Bring your pet to one of the pet friendly beaches-or pet friendly restaurants
No Comment:)
Cool off in the ocean
Sand piper
Hunt for shells and other tresures
Baby crab- not a 'keeper'.  Has to be as long as a 12 oz can of beer
Spider Crab- not the eating kind
Horseshoe Crabs, prehistoric creatures, come here every spring to mate at high tide. When the tide l
Local crabs are delicious with cold beer:) Crabs only available in the summer and on the Atlantic co
Old Bay-Traditional zesty seafood spice- especially crabs and shrimp
Crabs, beer and fries- only available at the beach
Softshell crab salad but soft shell sandwich is more traditional
Crab cakes with fresh lemon- Yumm
Mussels in buttery garlic and wine
Warning -highly addictive
Visit Dogfish Brewery or any of the local breweries
Charles band Key of Red- Check them out on -U tube and reverb nation
Dogfish Dash- 8K in September- I ran this a few years back and had a lot of fun and for a great caus
Music on the Bandstand in Rehoboth
Rehoboth Jazz Festival- October-Top quality jazz musicians come here to play free in most of the pub
Rehoboth Jazz festival is a blast!
Music day and night
Fenwick Island - home to 
Lifesaving Station Museum and the Shipwreck Museum
Save money at the Outlets in Rehoboth
Shopping in downtown Rehoboth on  the boardwalk
Rough water and hurricanes= Centuries of shipwrecks and their treasure still being  found.
Take a tour and learn how the brave coastguard operated 100+ years ago to save people stranded in bo
Check out the lifesaving station Museum. Saved many lives during hurricanes
Fenwick Island- Life Saving Station 100 years ago
Shipwreck Museum filled with treasures found on the Atlantic coast
1800's Mermaid. Believed to be real. It was really a monkey head attached to a fish body. One of the
More treasure
Sea Witch Festival in September/
October
Rehoboth Independent Film Festival in November
Rapa Scrapple made in Bridgeville 7 miles from us. (30 years I delivered it to the stores)
Traditional scrapple sandwich-
Just scrapple, 2 pieces of white bread and yellow mustard.
Scrapple and eggs
served in all Delaware Diners
Amish community is strong in Delaware.
Dover is the Hub of their community and is just 30 miles
Traveling back in time- These buggies move slowly so slow down too.
Amish Folk enjoying a day off at the ocean
Amish handmade goods found at Byler's in Harrington and Dover De - just 7 and 24 miles
Amish handmade goods found at Byler's
One old scrapple recipe
Delicious Amish homemade pies, cakes, rolls..
Traditional Amish willow chair
Amish furniture meticulous building and finishing
Amish make everything fresh
Shoo- fly pie
another Amish specialtyDelicious Amish Baked goods
Spence's Bazaar every Tuesday and Saturday- Go there to find vintage items, deals, Amish fresh meats
Punkin Chunkin Festival in the fall- held at different venues
Scores of tables filled with
bargains- Great Amish food served fresh as well
Pumpkin Heads at pumpkin Chunkin Festival
How far can you catapult a pumpkin?
(1,430.94 m) on November 1, 2013,
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Overview
Barn -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 16
Greenwood, Delaware
Our renovated barn is the perfect place for you, family and friends to relax, rejuvenate, play, create and have fun to your hearts content:). Total privacy, peace and quiet in Rural Delaware. Pack light and just bring clothes and food as we have everything you and your crew will need!! Your Hay Loft is the upper floor and has 2 bedrooms. Bedroom #1 is 12 x 14 and has 1 Full size bed and room for additional air mattresses. Wall to wall windows overlook 180 degrees of countryside. This bedroom also has a wonderful 10 x 12 balcony that overlooks 80 acres of farmland and you have a view of Delawares countryside that extends MILES! Bedroom #2 has a twin bed also with breathtaking views of the countryside. Your bathroom is 8 x 12 and has Jacuzzi to relax and unwind. Pack light because your eat in kitchen(12 x 12) is downstairs and is well stock... Read more
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About the Owner
Connie B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
We truly enjoy hosting and want to help make your getaway the best:). We are available if you need anything or have questions. We've lived here over 50 years and can help with travel advice including restaurants, must see sights and attractions. We can help with pet sitting, picking up items, arranging a crab feast and transportation issues- Just ask!
Reviews from our community
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Reviewed 23 March 2018

This place is so wonderful for a quiet retreat off season. Don't pass this by.. I found it to be everything and more than what I needed, and then some!. the natural light, in very early spring was inspiring and helpful in getting some art...More

Thank NewfNanny
Connie B, VR Owner at BARN RETREAT- PRIVATE-2BR, KITCHEN/ JACUZZI/BEACH 17MILES, responded to this reviewResponded 24 March 2018

Thanks for your awesome review:). So glad you enjoyed staying in the Hayloft:) The Hayloft is a great place for creating, painting, music as it is so private and the views so inspiring:). Out walking today and noticed spring has sprung despite the recent snow...More

Reviewed 13 January 2018

We had to come back. Each visit top notch! The pictures say it all. They clearly work hard to meet every need.More

Thank audreymill
Connie B, VR Owner at BARN RETREAT- PRIVATE-2BR, KITCHEN/ JACUZZI/BEACH 17MILES, responded to this reviewResponded 14 January 2018

Thanks for your terrific review. We agree our Hayloft offers unparalleled privacy and views of Delaware Countryside. Waking up with a great cup of coffee, tea and watching the sunrise over 80 ares of working farmland and nature filled woodlands is a memory you will...More

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Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

First let me say, the host was very pleasant when we arrived. Unfortunately the photos were misleading. We chose not to stay at this property because the private park like setting we had hoped for was actually a renovated loft barn in the backyard of...More

Thank Wendy G
Connie B, VR Owner at BARN RETREAT- PRIVATE-2BR, KITCHEN/ JACUZZI/BEACH 17MILES, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2017

Thanks for reviewing our the Hayloft:)located 17 miles from Atlantic beaches and on an 80 acre farm. This is a unique listing for folks wanting privacy and adventure in the county-side and home-like environment. Here are the last 5 reviews 1). This place is definitely...More

Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (12)
  • Double Beds:(7)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Patio
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Playground
  • Pool Table
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Staffed Property
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking allowed
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    7 Fulls
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£94
US$125
£278
US$369
18 Jun 2018 -
27 Jun 2018
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1 night
£97
US$129
£278
US$369
28 Jun 2018 -
8 Jul 2018
July 4
1 night
£97
US$129
£278
US$369
9 Jul 2018 -
30 Sep 2018
July 4
1 night
£97
US$129
£278
US$369
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to British Pounds and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Fees
  • Cleaning fee: £38 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: £75 / stay - Deposit
  • Pet Fee: £11 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
Bring binoculars -Deer are everywhere ;) While you're here, check out the native wildlife. You will see amazing creatures - turkeys, foxes, deer, eagles, bats- and of course woodland insects are amazing:) Were in rural Delaware in the middle of farm country. Look out any window and will see farms, fields, woods and wildlife. . Night skies are especially beautiful and clear. So, stargazing is a favorite activity.
Getting around
Roads around our home our limited to local traffic- 1-2 cars an hour and usually less. Very safe for walkind, biking and jogging:)
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Two hours to Washington, Philadelphia, New Jersey & four hours to New York.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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