Dewey Beach

Top Delaware Beach Destinations

Buy more for less with Delaware’s tax-free shopping. Visit the mile of style at the Tanger® Outlet Centers or shop till you drop at the Rehoboth Beach Boardwalktrendy boutiques in downtown coastal communities.

Take a stroll along the iconic Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk. With beautiful views and local dining favorites including Grotto Pizza, Thrashers Fries and Snyders Candy, there is something for everyone! Plus, feel like a kid again with the exciting rides and games at Funland!

Vinegar on french fries, all-you-can-eat fresh crabs, and sweet caramel popcorn, Delaware beaches are home to savory dining options! Experience Asian fusion at the rooftop oasis of the Cultured Pearl, indulge in authentic Mexican cuisine at Agave in historic Lewes, or indulge in the flavorful seafood specialties at Stingrays.

Let the scenic coastline become your canvas at the annual Bethany Beach Arts Festival. Held every year on the Saturday after Labor Day, this event offers art lovers the opportunity to join more than 100 artisans from all over the country specializing in everything from watercolors to metalwork.

Historic LewesTake a step back in time while visiting historic Lewes, the First town in the First State. With sunset views over the canal front, tasty treats at local specialty shops, unique architecture and renowned Farmers’ Market, this relaxing and quaint community creates the perfect beach getaway.

Dance the night away in Dewey Beach! Experience the excitement and live-music at the Starboard, Ruddertowne or North Beach. Grab a Jolly Trolley for convenient transportation or book your stay in an affordable hotel within walking distance.

Breathe in the fresh ocean air, enjoy a day of surf fishing or climb to the top of WWII observation towers for a 360-degree view of the coastline at Cape Henlopen State Park. With a convenient bathhouse, picnic areas and campground, this is a great destination for the whole family.

Cast your line in one of Delaware’s scenic waterways for fresh and salt-water fishing. The First State offers a wide variety of fish, crabs and clams plus, conveniently located public boat ramps and marinas. Or book a fishing charter or sail the Cape May-Lewes Ferry to enjoy a day on the high seas!

Breakwater LighthouseDiscover the bright beacons of nautical past while visiting Delaware’s unique lighthouses. Visitors will take a journey into the romance and danger of what was once an intricate part of guiding ships to safety along the coastline at the Fenwick Island and Breakwater Lighthouses. 

Wake up to a glorious sunrise at one of Delaware’s ocean front hotels. Book a charming coastal retreat at the Inn at Canal Square or enjoy the peace and relaxation of the luxurious Bellmoor Inn and Spa. First class hospitality at an affordable price awaits travelers on their next beach getaway.