Destination guide

Take in the natural beauty of Milton

The area's theater scene and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Milton. This welcoming city is known for its seafood restaurants, beaches and camping. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Milton

Are you looking for things to do in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Milton a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • South Rookery Golf Course (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Nassau Valley Winery (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Midway Par 3 Golf Course (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • American Classic Golf Club (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Midway Speedway (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Marsh Island Golf Club (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Milton

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Milton is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Milton Memorial Park (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • George H.P. Smith Park (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Mary Vessels Park (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • 1812 Memorial Park (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Lewes Beach (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Cape Henlopen State Park (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Milton

Fly into Georgetown, DE (GED-Sussex County), the closest airport, located 7.1 mi (11.4 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Cape May, NJ (WWD-Cape May County), which is 25.9 mi (41.6 km) away.

Where to stay around Milton?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 3,429 vacation rentals near Milton. From 1,426 Houses to 113 Bungalows, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Milton for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Milton?

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 Milton:

  • Broadkill Beach: 73 vacation rentals
  • Rehoboth by the Sea: 1,018 vacation rentals
  • South Rehoboth: 1,201 vacation rentals
  • Caine Woods: 859 vacation rentals
  • Montego Bay: 664 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 Milton?

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

  • South Rookery Golf Course: 2,073 vacation rentals
  • Dogfish Head Craft Brewery: 2,137 vacation rentals
  • Lydia Black Cannon Museum: 2,028 vacation rentals
  • Milton Memorial Park: 2,034 vacation rentals
  • Milton Theater: 2,035 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Milton 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 Milton?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 1,426 Houses in Milton. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Milton include:

  • Bungalows: 113 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 1,104 rentals available
  • Cottages: 113 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 Milton?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2,057 vacation rentals with pool available in Milton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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