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Sea Colony Resort

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Parma, Ohio
Reviewed 26 November 2013

We as a couple are here in November. The beautiful beach right out our window from this property is barren except for an occasional jogger, couple, shell collector or dog and owner. What peace from the summertime. The indoor pool located in the Edgewater is a short walk from our 9th floor Brandywine one bedroom rental. We rented this one...

3Thank MMandSM
Kettering, Ohio
Reviewed 2 October 2013

My family has gone here every single year starting before I was even born. I have gone every year of my life (I'm 27). This place is like my second home I look forward to going every year. To start with you stay right on the beach. There are beautiful views! The beach is clean, you can walk down it...

8Thank Amy F
Port Deposit
Reviewed 1 October 2013

We opened the door to a messy, uncleaned rental unit at check-in time. However, the owner was great about getting a cleaning company in right away to get it ready for us and even told us she'd return our $200 security deposit. So we went to the beach. We had a pretty good stay (2 adults, 3 children) but there...

17Thank Shannon M
Reviewed 29 September 2013

Read a few reviews from the summer and we had a very different experience than if we had come in high season and had rented a lower cost unit. September can be lovely and while it was too cold and windy to swim in the ocean, we enjoyed the beach, the indoor pool and the health club. Yes there are...

2Thank Lesdeak
Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 12 September 2013

We have vacationed many times with family and friends to Bethany Beach, DE and we have so far stayed at the Sea Colony. It is the only large high-rise facility in Bethany offering multiple pools, snack bar, private beach, etc. It is clean and well maintained. Very convenient to Ocean City, Rehobath and other locations to visit. Our biggest complaint...

4Thank D H
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Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 10 September 2013 via mobile

This is a perfect place w kids if you like pools and beach. We've been 8 years running, and love it. The beach is very nice, the restaurants nearby are great, and and there's lots to do (indoor and outdooor mini golf, walk downtown Bethany, outlet shopping and dining in Rehoboth, movies if raining, etc.).

1Thank moorthyr
Staten Island, New York
Reviewed 3 September 2013

My wife and I took our 2 grandchildren there for 5 nights starting 8/23/2013. We did have a great time; nice beach & facilities with Rehoboth Beach, De and Ocean City, Md both a short drive away. We lucked out with the weather and combined that with good food in a great variety of restaurants, it was truly wonderful. We...

4Thank Matyikam
Reviewed 26 August 2013

Truly an awful experience. We had 3 cars so we had too drive around for almost an hour to park in a non reserved spot after being lucky enough to have some give us their extra parking pass. The location is also awful unless you want to sit on the beach all day and do nothing else. We are already...

2Thank Jkat161
AndrewSeward, Owner at Sea Colony Resort, responded to this review

The owner or agency You rented from shoikd have been vey clear about the 2 car limit. Bethany is known as the family resorts. Sea Colony is less than 1/2 mile from the town of Bethany where there are concerts most every night and a great boardwalk. See SeaColonyrecreation.org to see activities and amenities.

Middletown, New Jersey
Reviewed 23 August 2013

Great location, walking distance to town boardwalk and also direct beach access. Beach was great but pools were busy and noisy depending on who was there. We expected this because the resort is family oriented so no big deal we were there for the beach. We were able to get a condo by walking into the realtor's office last minute...

2Thank Michelle S
Reviewed 7 August 2013

My girlfriend and I stayed 3 nights at the Chesapeake House which was great. I used to take my sons and x-wife here every year during their formative years. I forgot this place is ideal for families but unless you like a lot of kids running around I don't recommend it for couples, even though the amenities are excellent, nice...

Thank thedude814

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Tennis Court
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)

Additional Information about Sea Colony Resort

Address: The Marketplace, West Way Drive & Route 1, Bethany Beach, DE 19930
Region: United States > Delaware > Bethany Beach
Number of rooms: 2200
Also Known As:
Sea Colony Hotel Bethany Beach
Sea Colony Delaware
Sea Colony Bethany Beach De
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“Some of the condos are a far walk from the beach. Make sure to take the tram and enjoy some trivia from the driver!”
WorldCultures, 12 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ocean front floors 6-8 best views & quieter. Annapolis views dual ocean, town & night bridge; great sunrise from balcony; 809 Annapolis.”
LisaC218, 10 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Stay away from this place”
stchristinee, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
“These are all condos - high floors have a better view :-)”
french4us, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“High-rises offer better views; fitness complex area more secluded, shady and roomier.”
Adventuretrekkie, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
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