Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Georgetown

Enjoy the history and other features of Georgetown. This city's baseball games, beaches and cafes draw many visitors. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Georgetown

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Georgetown a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Baywood Greens (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • South Rookery Golf Course (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Nassau Valley Winery (12.3 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Long Neck Miniature Golf (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • Marsh Island Golf Club (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Hooper's Landing Golf Course (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Georgetown

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 30°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Georgetown

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Georgetown is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Milton Memorial Park (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Trap Pond State Park (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Williams Pond Park (11.2 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Nutter Park (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Gateway Park (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Seaford Sports Complex (12 mi / 19.2 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Georgetown

The nearest airport is in Georgetown, DE (GED-Sussex County), located 2.2 mi (3.6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Salisbury, MD (SBY-Salisbury - Ocean City Wicomico Regional), which is 23.6 mi (37.9 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Georgetown?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 5,902 holiday lettings around Georgetown. From 1,681 houses to 2,950 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Georgetown?

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

  • Rehoboth by the Sea: 946 holiday homes
  • Sunset Island: 171 holiday homes
  • Historic District: 61 holiday homes
  • Ocean Air Park: 54 holiday homes
  • The Commons: 97 holiday homes

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Georgetown? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Georgetown. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Delaware Technical Community College Georgetown Campus: 1,850 holiday lettings
  • Georgetown Speedway: 3,300 holiday lettings
  • Georgetown Circle: 2,214 holiday lettings
  • Sports at the Beach: 2,446 holiday lettings
  • Jolly Roger Amusement Park: 5,331 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Georgetown listed on 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 Georgetown?

Yes, of course. offers 1,681 Houses in Georgetown. Our other popular types of Georgetown holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 2,950 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 106 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 106 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Georgetown?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3,528 holiday homes with pool available in Georgetown. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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