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 features

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 rentals are available around Dewey Beach?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,011 holiday lettings around Dewey Beach. From 892 houses to 563 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 Dewey Beach?

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 Dewey Beach:

  • Rehoboth by the Sea: 968 holiday homes
  • Historic District: 60 holiday homes
  • Ocean Air Park: 59 holiday homes
  • Diamond Beach: 163 holiday homes
  • Village Green: 306 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 Dewey Beach? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Dewey Beach. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Baycenter for the Performing Arts: 4,963 holiday lettings
  • Fifer Orchards Local-Fresh Market - Dewey Beach: 4,601 holiday lettings
  • John Waples Memorial Playground: 4,864 holiday lettings
  • Sunset Park: 4,877 holiday lettings
  • Shark's Cove Marina: 6,703 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Dewey Beach 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 Dewey Beach?

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

  • Flats: 563 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 23 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 63 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cabins 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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