The Lazy L is in Lewes, Delaware. The resort consists of over eight acres of property and is “pet-friendly,” even offering an on-site dog playground and amenities that cater to dogs and their families. Guests enjoy bed and breakfast, swimming pool and hot tub, and spending time with other dog-centered families. The local area also provides a variety of other pet-friendly establishments, dining options, shops, and special events.
The accommodations at the pet-friendly Lazy L include guest rooms in the Main Inn or the private, two-room suite cottages.
The first floor of the Lazy L offers the “Key West” room for rent. The room has a queen size bed and an adjacent spacious sitting area that allows easy walk out access to a patio (shared with the nearby “Flamingo” room - which is available for rent as a combined room to allow up to six guests). The “Key West” room requires only minimal stairs to access.
The “Flamingo” room has a queen size bed and a private bathroom that connects to the “Key West” living area.
One of the guest rooms that are available on the second floor of the Lazy L is the “Nature” room. The entrance to this guest room is up a flight of external stairs, and the room features a view of the nearby Old Mill Creek through the double windows. This is the largest room on the property and, in addition to the usual amenities, the rooms also include a writing/computer desk, a queen size bed on a sleigh frame, an attached bathroom that is only for private use, and two sitting chairs. The “Nature” room shares a large living area space with the next door “Lighthouse” room.
The “Lighthouse” room, also on the second floor, features soothing blue walls, double windows with views of the Old Mill Creek, and a spacious private bathroom.
One other guest room on the second floor of the Lazy L is the “Mermaid” room. This room has a private bathroom and a separate sitting area and can also fit a rollaway bed to accommodate extra guests (for an additional fee). The room overlooks the Lazy L’s front yard.
For a more private experience, guests can rent Lazy L’s cottage. This cottage is next to the dog playground and is a two-room private suite. The bedroom is away from the living area and has a queen size bed. The living area has an additional queen size sleeper sofa and two satellite televisions. The room also doubles as a kitchenette that includes a small refrigerator, microwave, sink, dishes, glassware, and utensils. There is no oven or cooktop in the cottage. The full bathroom has a shower. Guests must stay a minimum of two nights and the cottage books fast due to popularity. There are only three steps required to access the cottage.
All guest rooms and cottages are smoke-free. However, outside smoking decks are available for this purpose.
All of the rooms at the Lazy L offer televisions with local receptions and DVD players, a coffee/tea “k cup” machine with pods, bathroom amenities, and hair dryers. Each room also has air conditioning and heating, alarm clocks, ice buckets, ceiling fans, and personal refrigerators. Towels are available for both personal use as well as use at Lazy L’s pool and hot tub. Wi-Fi is available free of charge. On request, guests can also use the resort’s ironing boards and irons, as well as barbeques with grilling tools and other kitchen implements (which guests can use only outdoors).
The Lazy L is “pet-friendly” and welcomes up to three housebroken, well-behaved dogs per room for one low fee per stay (not per day). All dogs allowed at the resort must be friendly with other dogs and people. The resort also offers a dog playground, which is a large, fenced in area for dogs to run and play off leash. The staff will also provide guests with information about other local pet-friendly establishments (like restaurants and beaches). No dogs can enter into the swimming pool. The resort has an outside shower that was designed for owners to help clean their dogs after a long day of playing. No dog can be alone longer than three hours at a time and guests must provide staff with a phone number. Dogs who bark for too long must leave the premises. Up to date vaccination records must be available to stay.
Pool and Hot Tub
The resort offers a heating swimming pool (only available during the warmer months) as well as a hot tub (available all year round). Towels are available in each guest room for use at the pool or hot tub. Dog-friendly towels are also provided, on request.
The staff at the Lazy L provide a hot breakfast on the front porch of the resort, served daily from 8:30 to 9:30 am. Choices include fresh fruit and baked bread, either pancakes or waffles, quiche, eggs a variety of ways, and breakfast meats. Resort guests who are trying to eat healthily can choose from the “light” menu, with options like hard-boiled eggs, granola, yogurt, and oatmeal. The staff is happy to accommodate a variety of different dietary preferences and allergies.
Free ice cream is provided daily.
For resort guests who want to head into Lewes for lunch or dinner, they can choose from American, Asian, Italian, and Mexican/Latin cuisine. There are also restaurants that focus on fine dining, seafood, coffee, and baked goods. Waterfront dining is available as well.
Kayaks are available to rent for use on-site, provided by Quest Kayaks. Rentals are available on a seasonal basis (from May through October).
The nearby, “walking town” of Lewes is also a wealth of activities for resort guests. There are many beaches, parks, and hiking and biking trails in the town, as well as many special events. Tours of the entire town, including museums that focus on the town’s history, are a highlight for many of the resort guests that head into Lewes for the day.
Those that enjoy shopping can also stop by the various art galleries, and home and garden, antique, toy, and apparel stores that the town has to offer. The walking format of the town makes it easy to see everything the town has to offer during a stay in Lewes.
16061 Willow Creek Road, Lewes, DE, 19958, Phone: 302-644-7220