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

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)
Weather

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.

Where to stay around Milford?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 342 holiday lettings near Milford. From 219 Houses to 56 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Milford for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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:

  • Prime Hook Beach: 18 holiday homes
  • Rehoboth by the Sea: 1,019 holiday homes
  • South Rehoboth: 1,202 holiday homes
  • Ann Acres: 388 holiday homes
  • Canal Corkran: 402 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?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Milford. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • The Rookery North Golf Course: 348 holiday lettings
  • Delaware Seashore State Park: 7,302 holiday lettings
  • 1812 Memorial Park: 3,972 holiday lettings
  • Dover Downs Casino: 23 holiday lettings
  • Williams Pond Park: 20 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 219 Houses in Milford. Our other popular types of Milford holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 56 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 29 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 29 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 Milford?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 127 holiday homes with pool available in Milford. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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