Walk along the boardwalk, shop and dine on the Avenue or just enjoy the surf and sand in Rehoboth Beach. For decades, families have made Rehoboth Beach their favorite family summer vacation spot! Search through online Delaware beach hotel, restaurant and attraction listings to find out why Rehoboth Beach is a premier family-friendly East Coast beach destination.
Soak in the sun
Rehoboth Beach is an award-winning, five-star beach with plenty of room for sun bathing, building sand castles and surfing the waves, as well as, dolphin watching, pontoon boat excursions and areas for early morning or sunset runs along the coastline. Access to the beach is free of charge so, pack up the beach blanket and sunscreen and hit the sand!
Beyond the sand
For the kids, there’s miniature golf, arcades and Funland, with amusement rides dating back 50 years making its attractions a rite of passage for many travelers. Or bumper boats, water slides, a lazy river and much more at Jungle Jim’s.
For the adults, there’s tax-free shopping galore in Rehoboth Beach! Shoppers can stroll through charming downtown boutiques or grab a shuttle to the Tanger Outlets, known as the mile of style. Or pamper yourself with a massage at a local day spa paired with a romantic dinner for two! Travelers in Rehoboth can also enjoy nightlife hot spots with signature mixed drinks and of course, everyone can enjoy the guilty pleasures of ice cream, fudge, salt water taffy and boardwalk fires (with vinegar)! Top favorites include: The Ice Cream Store, Kohr's, Candy Kitchen, Snyder's Candy, Thrasher's..the list could go on!
Beach-goers can experience live music and entertainment at the Rehoboth Beach Bandstand and Clear Space Theatre Company seasonal and year-round shows. Or join the fun at local festivals such as the Rehoboth Beach Sandcastle Contest, the Rehoboth Beach Jazz Festival and the Sea Witch Halloween & Fiddler’s Festival.
Grab a slice from the legendary Grotto Pizza, dig into a famous cheesesteak from Louie’s Pizza, or try saltwater taffy and caramel corn at the iconic Dolle’s boardwalk storefront. There is no such thing as counting calories with all of the delicious dining options in Rehoboth Beach. From upscale eateries to fresh seafood delicacies, Rehoboth Beach is a foodie paradise!