Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Milford

The area's monuments and temples are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Milford. Renowned for its gardens, sporting events and beaches, this city welcomes all visitors. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in Milford

Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Milford a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Shawnee Country Club (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Delaware State Fairgrounds (10.5 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Harrington Raceway and Casino (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • South Rookery Golf Course (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Nassau Valley Winery (16.7 mi / 26.8 km)
  • Midway Par 3 Golf Course (18.3 mi / 29.5 km)

Seasonal weather in Milford

If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, July, June, August and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 30°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Milford

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Milford is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Slaughter Beach (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Killens Pond State Park (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Milton Memorial Park (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Lewes Beach (16.8 mi / 27 km)
  • George H.P. Smith Park (16.9 mi / 27.2 km)
  • Mary Vessels Park (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Milford

Fly into Georgetown, DE (GED-Sussex County), the closest airport, located 17 mi (27.3 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Cape May, NJ (WWD-Cape May County), which is 25.9 mi (41.7 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Milford?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 346 holiday lettings around Milford. From 50 flats & apartments to 229 houses, 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 Milford?

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 Milford:

  • Rehoboth by the Sea: 948 holiday homes
  • Historic District: 61 holiday homes
  • Canal Corkran: 402 holiday homes
  • Sawgrass South: 20 holiday homes
  • Dodds Addition: 507 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 Milford? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Milford. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • The Rookery North Golf Course: 356 holiday lettings
  • Abbott's Mill Nature Center: 213 holiday lettings
  • Williams Pond Park: 16 holiday lettings
  • 1812 Memorial Park: 3,733 holiday lettings
  • Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk: 2,750 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Milford 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 Flats in Milford?

Yes, of course. offers 50 Flats in Milford. Our other popular types of Milford holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 229 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 24 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 24 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Milford?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 131 holiday homes with pool available in Milford. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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