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 and much more at Jungle Jim’s.
For the adults, there’s tax-free shopping galore! Shoppers can stroll through charming downtown boutiques or grab a shuttle to the Tanger Outlets, known as the mile of style. Travelers can also enjoy nightlife hot spots and the guilty pleasures of ice cream, fudge, and boardwalk fires (with vinegar)! Or pamper yourself with a massage at a local day spa paired with a romantic dinner for two!
Beach-goers can also enjoy live music and entertainment at the seasonal and year-round shows at the Rehoboth Beach Bandstand and Clear Space Theatre Company. 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. From upscale eateries to ice cream shops with flavors ranging from chocolate peanut butter to peeps! Your taste buds will thank you.