Destination guide

Head to the tranquil city of Slaughter Beach

The beaches and parks provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Slaughter Beach. Travelers appreciate the local tours in this relaxing city. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Slaughter Beach

Do you want to find attractions to visit during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Slaughter Beach has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Shawnee Country Club (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • South Rookery Golf Course (7.7 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Nassau Valley Winery (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Delaware State Fairgrounds (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
  • Harrington Raceway and Casino (14.4 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Midway Par 3 Golf Course (14.6 mi / 23.6 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Slaughter Beach

If you're planning a vacation around warm-weather activities, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 86°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Slaughter Beach

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Slaughter Beach is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Slaughter Beach (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Milton Memorial Park (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Lewes Beach (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • George H.P. Smith Park (13.1 mi / 21 km)
  • Mary Vessels Park (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • 1812 Memorial Park (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Slaughter Beach

The nearest airport is in Georgetown, DE (GED-Sussex County), located 15.7 mi (25.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Cape May, NJ (WWD-Cape May County), which is 22.5 mi (36.2 km) away.

Where to stay around Slaughter Beach?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,195 vacation rentals near Slaughter Beach. From 583 Houses to 79 Cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Slaughter Beach for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Slaughter Beach?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Slaughter Beach:

  • Rehoboth by the Sea: 1,016 vacation rentals
  • South Rehoboth: 1,199 vacation rentals
  • Broadkill Beach: 73 vacation rentals
  • The Pines: 666 vacation rentals
  • Prime Hook Beach: 18 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Slaughter Beach?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Slaughter Beach. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk: 2,955 vacation rentals
  • Delaware Seashore State Park: 7,277 vacation rentals
  • Cape Henlopen State Park: 4,253 vacation rentals
  • Sports at the Beach: 2,578 vacation rentals
  • Cape May - Lewes Ferry: 4,078 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Slaughter Beach listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Slaughter Beach?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 583 Houses in Slaughter Beach. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Slaughter Beach include:

  • Cottages: 79 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 79 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 284 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Slaughter Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 429 vacation rentals with pool available in Slaughter Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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