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Dewey Beach

Oceanfront, Dewey Beach, DE
+1 302-539-2100
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I love this beach

It's safe, there are dolphins every once in a while, and rarely crowded. You can laze around in the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Adrianne L
Warren, Pennsylvania, United States
via mobile
Great beach, but crowded

I guess when you go in the summer you should expect crowds.. We were able to set up near the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Central PA
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“nice beach” (28 reviews)
“party town” (5 reviews)
Oceanfront, Dewey Beach, DE
+1 302-539-2100
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It's safe, there are dolphins every once in a while, and rarely crowded. You can laze around in the beach or swim... it's all good!

Thank Adrianne L
Reviewed 4 days ago

I guess when you go in the summer you should expect crowds.. We were able to set up near the lifeguard, which was nice, too bad a large loud obnoxious group set up near us. There was a big storm the day before si I...More

Thank tpatti
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This beach is clean and had soft sand. Very family friendly. The life guards are great and so are the snow cone and ice cream deliveries!

Thank BRAD H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Smoke-free beach which I know non-smokers prefer but as a smoker, I would've liked some kind of smoking area.

Thank Kim P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We staying in a hotel in Dewey walking distance to beach. The Dewey beach had lifeguards and was not as crowded as rehoboth beach. We walked on beach (about 1 mile ) down to rehoboth and boardwalk. Really liked dewy beach

Thank Mtd S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dewey is a clean descent sized beach. The rules are definitely more relaxed here. So it seems that if you keep you're manors in place and respect that people are around you, you can pretty much enjoy the beach in whatever way you see fit....More

Thank John H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first time vacationing in the Rehoboth/Dewey Beach area. Our family rented a beach house which was quite nice. The gardens around many of the homes in the Dewey beach area have such pretty flowers and gardens- we enjoyed he short walk to...More

1  Thank Christina H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I would return to Dewey Beach over and over. It is a perfect couple's destination, for a few days away without the kids. There are bonfires and dogs allowed on the beach, which was extra fun to watch. If you like to spend your day...More

Thank DiBattista
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our grandchildren 1 & 7 had a wonderful time. Family friendly. You rent umbrellas and chairs at the beach from 9-5. A lot of families. It was very enjoyable

Thank KAG724
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dewey beach has a way of life like no other!! In love with this place and everything it entails! Fun, friendly, family oreiented, nightlife, and everything in between!

1  Thank meb171
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Questions & Answers
Theresa H
3 August 2017|
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Response from Susan A | Reviewed this property |
Weather will be perfect. Not many people will be down, no crowds whatsoever. I think most places are still open at this time.
Kimberly S
6 June 2017|
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Response from Divamoon | Reviewed this property |
Your best bet is to call the Dewey townhall. I do know that before Memorial Day and after Labor Day dogs are allowed on the beach.
18 January 2017|
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Response from Slick717 | Reviewed this property |
I can't speak of water temp as we've only been there in September and it was 70+ Dewey Beach was the nicest beach of the five in the area we visited.