Rehoboth Beach is a fun beach town for your summer vacation. Rental properties such as condos, townhouses, and houses are available. These properties have many amenities to help you have the best stay possible. Facilities such as swimming pools, outdoor barbecue grills, cable television, and washing machines are included to help you have a great time.
The beach at Rehoboth is very family oriented. Most visitors stay at locations right on the beach or within a very short walk. Many people bring their beach gear and stay on the beach all day. The kids play in the water or build castles in the sand. The adults relax and hang out. The boardwalk is adjacent to the beach, so food and amusements are close by.
Rehoboth Beach has an outlet center for convenient shopping. It is located right on the main route through the town and offers everything a shopper could want. The Tanger Outlet Center has over 100 stores spread out over several blocks. The stores sell everything from clothing to shoes, toys, jewelry, accessories, and specialty items. Most stores sell goods at discounted prices. If you visit in the summer, it is a great place to get great fall clothes for the kids.
Cape Henlopen State Park, located in Lewes, Delaware, is open daily from sunrise to sunset. It has beaches for swimming, and lifeguards are on duty between Memorial Day and Labor Day. In addition to swimming, the park offers an 18-hole disk golf course, basketball courts, and hiking and biking trails. Many people go to fish at Cape Henlopen State Park and hunting is permitted in some parts of the park during certain seasons. There are many open spaces, and this park hosts an annual kite festival every year that is worth attending.
There are some great dining establishments to visit when you are at the Delaware beaches. Many offer water views while you eat. Many also offer local seafood that just can’t be beat for freshness. Try restaurants like The Wharf and Gilligans in Lewes or Bluecoast in Bethany or Obie’s in Rehoboth. All are within a 20 minute drive of Rehoboth, and all are excellent choices for the discerning diner.
The summers at Rehoboth Beach are warm and sunny with occasional afternoon or evening thunder storms. The average high summer temperature is in the upper 80s. Spring and fall see temperatures between 50-70F while winter temperatures are often in the 30s and 40s. The best time to visit Rehoboth is in the summer, especially if you plan to spend the day on the beach. If you enjoy shopping or just walking along the boardwalk, you might choose to vacation in late spring or early fall.
Rehoboth Beach is easily accessed by car. Coming from anywhere in Delaware, one would simply take Delaware State Route 1 right into town. You may choose to rent a car if you are coming a long distance and do not want to put excess mileage on your private car. Another way to get to Rehoboth Beach is the public busses that run from anywhere in the state of Delaware. Delaware Department of Transportation (DART), runs busses daily to the beach areas for the convenience of all. If you choose to fly, however, he nearest municipal airport is the Ocean City Municipal Airport in Ocean City, Maryland. This location is an easy drive to Rehoboth Beach.