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The Blue Water House

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We love Lewes and have in the past rented a house, but I think we may be trading that experience for the Blue Water House the next time we visit Lewes. Excellent hosts who have thought of everything -- and I mean everything -- to make your stay as enjoyable as possible. Spending a day at the beach with our... More 

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Fort Washington, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Not much to update since our trip here 2 years ago. Rick, Ali and Lola are excellent hosts. They are all very accommodating and make you feel like family (without the baggage). Location is excellent too.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I wanted to stay at a place that is more quiet and laid back than the hotels in Rehobeth. The Blue Water House was definitely a great choice! We noticed that every night, all of the guests were quiet by 10:30 which was ideal for us because we like our sleep! It is such an interesting/quirky place... More 

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Thank Mlew18507
Rick3225, Manager at The Blue Water House, responded to this review

Hi Megan, Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review! We appreciate all your kind words, and welcome any suggestions! The mattress/bed in Blue Parrot is brand new as of January. As always, everyone has different likes. Some of our beds are more firm than others. As for the fishy smell, that's a first that we've... More 

York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We throughly enjoyed our stay at this wonderful B&B. The accommodations were excellent and the hosts were exceptional! It was an ideal location to the beach and close to the shops and wonderful seafood restaurants. It was a very welcoming place and definitely would stay here again. Thank you Rick and Ali for a great place to stay. We will... More 

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Rick3225, Manager at The Blue Water House, responded to this review

Hi Dan, Thank you so much for your wonderful review! We are so blessed to get such great guests such as yourself! Hope to see you again soon! Ali and Rick More 

Lynchburg, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Blue Water House is like no other B&B I have ever experienced. I was mesmerized from the moment I saw it to the moment that I checked out. Wonderful breakfast is not unusual. But there is ice cold water, beer or wine in the fridge, snacks out in the kitchen, candy and all is part of the price. Eclectic... More 

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Rick3225, Manager at The Blue Water House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking your time to write such a wonderful review! We appreciate all of our guests, and are so grateful to get the best around, such as yourselves! We hope you will stay with us again in the future! Ali and Rick More 

Baltimore, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed our 2 night stay at this delightful B&B. The hosts were lovely, we enjoyed our fellow travelers, the bed was comfy(and I don't always get to say that), room was very clean, breakfast was yummy and we loved the corner balcony off our room. If you like fun and funky (there is more fun... More 

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Tysons Corner VA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had forgotten how much like staying in a fun house this place is. Everything from the footprint of the house itself to the design of each room and the little details in practically every corner -- you could spend the whole day just poking around here and never get to the beach. BUT -- GO TO THE BEACH because... More 

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Rick3225, Manager at The Blue Water House, responded to this review

Hey Tom, Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review, and are so glad you enjoyed yourselves! We strive every day to make our guests feel at home and try to provide a different, quirky, fun, getaway! Hope to see you again soon! Thanks much, Ali More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had an unexpected stay in Lewes due to car issues, so we were unprepared to stay overnight. What a wonderful place to stay. Rick and Ali were so welcoming, and helpful! They supplied us with toiletries and items to make us comfortable. They went above and beyond! Ali even drove my husband to the car rental place to pick... More 

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Rick3225, Manager at The Blue Water House, responded to this review

Dave and Sharon, Thank you so much for your kind words! We are so glad we were able to help you out! It was an unfortunate incident with what happened to your car, but we are happy you enjoyed yourselves while being stranded! We hope to see you again soon! Thanks again, Ali and Rick More 

Wilmington, Delaware
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

Wife and I Started off this years round of beach visits by staying at The Blue Water House. Excellent accommodations, friendly staff, great location, easy parking. We had plenty of privacy, and quiet atmosphere. When we head back down in a few weeks we would most definitely stay there again

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Rick3225, Manager at The Blue Water House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking your time to write a review! I think if I am correct, you guys booked again? Hope so! We are so greatful to get such great guests such as yourselves! See you soon! Ali and Rick More 

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5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

We love the Blue Water House and stay here as often as we can when we are near the NJ/Del shore. We recently stayed twice in a 2 week period on our way to and from Florida. We love the eclectic atmosphere and the hospitality afforded us by Rick and Ali. There isn't a bad room and each has its... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Blue Water House in Lewes, DE is a casual beach bed & breakfast a short walk from the beautiful Delaware Bay beaches. Make our house your next stop today! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Blue Water House

Address: 407 E Market St, Lewes, DE 19958-1122
Location: United States > Delaware > Lewes
Price Range: $125 - $250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
Also Known As:
Blue Water House Hotel Lewes
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