Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Milford

The area's monuments and temples are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Milford. Renowned for its gardens, sporting events and beaches, this city welcomes all visitors. If you're looking for accommodations 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 cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Milford a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • 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 vacation around warm-weather activities, July, June, August and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 86°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Milford

Whether you're an adventurous traveler 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 center:

  • 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

Transportation options to and around Milford

Fly into Georgetown, DE (GED-Sussex County), the closest airport, located 17 mi (27.3 km) from the city center. 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 property listings offer a large selection of 338 vacation rentals near Milford. From 219 Houses to 55 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Milford for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Milford:

  • Prime Hook Beach: 18 vacation rentals
  • Rehoboth by the Sea: 1,020 vacation rentals
  • South Rehoboth: 1,202 vacation rentals
  • Broadkill Beach: 73 vacation rentals
  • The Pines: 666 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 Milford?

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

  • The Rookery North Golf Course: 344 vacation rentals
  • Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk: 2,960 vacation rentals
  • Delaware Seashore State Park: 7,305 vacation rentals
  • Cape Henlopen State Park: 4,266 vacation rentals
  • Sports at the Beach: 2,586 vacation rentals

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 vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Milford?

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

  • Condos/Apartments: 55 rentals available
  • Cottages: 28 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 28 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 Milford?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 122 vacation rentals with pool available in Milford. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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