Dewey Beach, Delaware, is a small coastal town nestled between the Atlantic Ocean and Rehoboth Bay. It's only one mile long and two blocks wide, but the town comes alive with outdoor attractions by day and bustling activity at night. See why as many as 30,000 visitors gravitate here.

Top vacation rentals in Dewey Beach

Property grounds
4.9
Outstanding(217 Reviews)
Cottage
 in Dewey Beach
Serenity Amid it All. Pet friendly, WiFi, outdoor shower, grill
6 guests · 3 bedrooms · 3 baths
Pets allowed · Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner

This inviting Cottage in Dewey Beach can fit your needs for many types of vacations, at $170 per night.

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Full Moon
4.8
Outstanding(170 Reviews)
House
 in Dewey Beach
Ocean Block Single Family Home - 16a Dickinson. Open floor plan & pet friendly!
10 guests · 3 bedrooms · 3 baths
Garden · Pool · Pets allowed

Experience vacation in Dewey Beach with our House, Ocean Block Single Family Home - 16a Dickinson. Open floor plan & pet friendly! . Enjoy amenities such as Air conditioner, Dishwasher and Fireplace, and more.

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The reason you come to Dewey. We are steps to the beach. 🦀☀️
5.0
Outstanding(142 Reviews)
House
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Beach Block Townhouse With NEW Everything & Ocean Views
10 guests · 4 bedrooms · 5 baths
Pool · Pets allowed · Kitchen / Kitchenette

Discover the beauty of Dewey Beach with a stay at Beach Block Townhouse With NEW Everything & Ocean Views, a top rated House with amenities such as Air conditioner, Dishwasher and Fireplace, and more.

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3.9
Good(599 Reviews)
Hotel
 in Dewey Beach
2star
Gold Leaf Hotel of Dewey
Pool · Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner

Discover the beauty of Dewey Beach with a stay at Gold Leaf Hotel of Dewey, a top rated Hotel with amenities such as Air conditioner, Internet / Wifi and Kitchen / Kitchenette, and more.

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Vacation rentals with air conditioning in Dewey Beach

Living room
5.0
Outstanding(125 Reviews)
Condo
 in Dewey Beach
Luxury Condo With An Amazing Location & Views. 1 Block Away From The Beach!!
6 guests · 2 bedrooms · 2 baths
Pool · Pets allowed · Kitchen / Kitchenette

Nestled in Dewey Beach, this Condo is perfect for your next vacation. Enjoy Luxury Condo With An Amazing Location & Views. 1 Block Away From The Beach!!'s top-rated amenities, including Air conditioner, Dishwasher and Fireplace, and more.

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Spacious and charming house in the classic beach cottage style.
4.8
Outstanding(126 Reviews)
House
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Spacious & Charming House w/ HOT TUB, Easy Walk to Everything
10 guests · 4 bedrooms · 3 baths
Garden · Pool · Kitchen / Kitchenette

The best choice in Dewey Beach for House, for $374 per night for your (business stay, family stay, couples stay, getaway vacation, etc.)

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Ocean Front / Beach Front
4.9
Outstanding(152 Reviews)
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Stay Play Dewey - Oceanfront Dewey Beach Townhouse
8 guests · 3 bedrooms · 3 baths
Pool · Pets allowed · Kitchen / Kitchenette

Looking for a business stay, family stay, couples stay, getaway vacation, or traveling to Dewey Beach, at $323 per night for your next great vacation.

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Clear ocean views. Steps to the beach!
4.9
Outstanding(155 Reviews)
House
 in Dewey Beach
Stay Play Dewey - Ocean View TH - Perfect for 2 Families!!
8 guests · 4 bedrooms · 5 baths
Pool · Pets allowed · Kitchen / Kitchenette

Experience vacation in Dewey Beach with our House, Stay Play Dewey - Ocean View TH - Perfect for 2 Families!!. Enjoy amenities such as Air conditioner, Dishwasher and Internet / Wifi, and more.

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Dewey Beach travel guide

Let us help you plan your perfect Dewey Beach vacation. Our travel guide highlights things to do, places to see, favorite vacation rental amenities in Dewey Beach, and more.

Frequently asked questions

What are the most popular vacation rental amenities in Dewey Beach?

  • Air conditioner
  • Internet / Wifi
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette

About Dewey Beach

The beach is always a drawing card for travelers and Dewey Beach has a beautiful beach for swimming, snorkeling, paddleboarding or windsurfing. You'll also find nearby natural attractions, shopping and clubs.
  • Gordon's Pond: Gordon's Pond is a nature lover's paradise just three miles from Dewey Beach in Cape Henlopen State Park. Hike the trails by salt marshes and dunes to observe wildlife like eagles and waterfowl thriving in the wild.
  • Coastal Highway: The main street of Dewey Beach is Coastal Highway, also known as Delaware Route 1. Bars, beach shops and clubs line the street that brings a crowd on weekends.
  • Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk: Less than two miles away, you'll find Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk. It stretches out for one mile with beach areas, shopping, entertainment and restaurants.

What are the must-visit tourist attractions in Dewey Beach, DE?

Dewey Beach, DE is a great destination for tourists looking for a fun and relaxing vacation. Here are some of the must-visit attractions in Dewey Beach:

  • Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk
  • Dewey Beach Parasail
  • Delaware Seashore State Park
  • Dewey Beach Jet Ski Rentals

Whether you're looking for a fun day out with the family or a romantic getaway, Dewey Beach has something for everyone!

How can I get around in Dewey Beach, DE?

You can get around Dewey Beach, DE in a variety of ways:

  • Rent a car
  • Ride a bike or scooter
  • Walk or take a taxi

You can also use ridesharing services such as Uber, Lyft, and Via.

Where can I find affordable accommodation in Dewey Beach, DE?

For affordable accommodation in Dewey Beach, DE, consider staying at the Hotel Rodeway Inn, located just steps away from the ocean. Here are some of the features that make it an ideal choice for budget-minded travelers:

  • Fully equipped rooms with kitchenettes
  • Great location just steps from the ocean
  • Free Continental breakfast every morning
  • High-speed Wi-Fi & cable television

What is the culture like in Dewey Beach, DE?

Dewey Beach, DE is a small beach town located on the coast of Delaware. It is known for its lively atmosphere, active night life, and family-friendly events. Here are five aspects of the culture in Dewey Beach:

  • Vibrant night life and bar scene
  • Outdoor activities such as fishing, surfing, and kayaking
  • Family-friendly events and activities
  • Live music and entertainment year round
  • Unique boutiques and restaurants

Is Dewey Beach, DE safe to travel to?

Dewey Beach, DE is generally safe to travel to. Here are a few tips to keep in mind while visiting:

  • Be aware of your surroundings and trust your instincts.
  • Avoid walking alone at night.
  • Monitor the local news for any safety or security issues.

What are the popular shopping destinations in Dewey Beach, DE?

Dewey Beach, DE is a popular shopping destination. Here are some of the top places to check out:

  • Dewey Beach Shopping Center
  • Dewey Beach Shopping Mall
  • Dewey Beach Shopping Plaza

These shopping centers offer a wide variety of stores, restaurants, and other attractions that make Dewey Beach a great place to shop.

Where is Dewey Beach, DE?

Dewey Beach, DE is located on the Atlantic coast of Sussex County, Delaware. It is a popular beach destination for locals and visitors alike, and is known for its wide stretches of sandy beaches, lively nightlife, and variety of outdoor activities.

What are the top things to do in Dewey Beach, DE?

Dewey Beach, DE is a great place to enjoy a beach vacation. Here are some of the top things to do in Dewey Beach:

  • Go to the beach
  • Visit the Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk
  • Enjoy the nightlife at Rusty Rudder
  • Take a boat tour of the Rehoboth Bay

Whether you're looking for a relaxing day in the sun or an exciting night out on the town, Dewey Beach has something for everyone. So come and enjoy the beauty of the Delaware coast!

What do I need to know before visiting Dewey Beach, DE?

Before visiting Dewey Beach, DE, it is important to be aware of the local laws, regulations, and safety precautions. Here are some key points to consider:

  • The legal drinking age is 21 years old, and all alcohol must be consumed in a designated area.
  • Unregulated bonfires are not allowed on the beach.
  • Vehicles are not allowed on the beach, and beachgoers must be mindful of the local wildlife.

What is the price range for rentals in Dewey Beach?

Vacation rentals in Dewey Beach have a price range between $53-$2,462. The average price for rentals in Dewey Beach is $360 per night.

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