Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Dewey Beach

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Dewey Beach. This city's surfing, shopping and bird watching draw many visitors. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Dewey Beach

Are you searching for things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Dewey Beach a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Jungle Jim's River Safari Water Park (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • King's Creek Country Club (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Old Landing Golf Course (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Midway Speedway (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • American Classic Golf Club (4.6 mi / 7.3 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Dewey Beach

Travellers enjoy Dewey Beach for its surfing. If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 30°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Dewey Beach

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Dewey Beach is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • John Waples Memorial Playground (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • Grove Park (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Lake Gerar (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Delaware Seashore State Park (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Gordons Pond (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Cape Henlopen State Park (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Dewey Beach

The nearest airport is in Georgetown, DE (GED-Sussex County), located 15.4 mi (24.8 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Cape May, NJ (WWD-Cape May County), which is 23.4 mi (37.7 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Dewey Beach?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,010 holiday rentals around Dewey Beach. From 892 holiday houses to 563 flats & apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Dewey Beach is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Dewey Beach?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Dewey Beach:

  • Rehoboth by the Sea: 974 holiday homes
  • South Rehoboth: 1,162 holiday homes
  • Keys Of Marsh Harbor: 195 holiday homes
  • Lewes Beach: 83 holiday homes
  • The Pines: 639 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Dewey Beach?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Dewey Beach. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Baycenter for the Performing Arts: 5,008 holiday rentals
  • Dewey Beach Parasail: 4,969 holiday rentals
  • John Waples Memorial Playground: 4,915 holiday rentals
  • Sunset Park: 4,923 holiday rentals
  • East of Maui: 4,693 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Dewey Beach listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Dewey Beach?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 892 Houses in Dewey Beach. Our other popular types of Dewey Beach holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 563 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 63 holiday houses
  • Bed & breakfasts: 3 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Townhouses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Dewey Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,071 holiday homes with pool available in Dewey Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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