Visit Delaware’s award-winning beaches! The First State is known for its pristine, family-friendly beaches. In fact, Bethany Beach was named one of the top 10 Best Beaches for Families by Family Vacation Critic in 2013.
Generations of families have enjoyed the quaint, small town charm so characteristic of Delaware's coastline attractions. Everything is within walking distance at Delaware's beach communities making vacation visits convenient and affordable with Delaware's tax-free shopping, dining, and entertainment. Searching for a quiet beach resort? Bethany Beach, was named as one of the “Best Secret Beaches” by Travel + Leisure Magazine.
There’s so much to explore on and off the sand. Stroll along the boardwalk, unwind with live music at nightspots or watch for dolphins as you kayak along the coastline. From drive on beaches and delicious dining in South Bethany to historic lighthouses and sunset stand up paddling, the Delaware coastline is packed with opportunities to discover your inner beach bum!
Delaware beaches are the top in nation! Dewey and Rehoboth Beach, have been recognized as two of the nations cleanest beaches by the Natural Resources Defense council.
Delaware offers miles of gorgeous beach views and activities for the whole family to enjoy. Begin planning your Delaware beach getaway today by searching for events, oceanfront hotels, vacation beach rentals and dining locations. Plus, interact with fellow travelers on the Delaware Tripadvisor forum.