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Dewey Beach

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Address: Oceanfront, Dewey Beach, DE
Phone Number: 3025392100
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Beautiful Beach

This isn't your typical beach. There wasn't a boardwalk, just a city surrounding it. A walk to anything can be long, but the water is clean and the atmosphere is friendly. No... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Lindsay K
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This isn't your typical beach. There wasn't a boardwalk, just a city surrounding it. A walk to anything can be long, but the water is clean and the atmosphere is friendly. No drinking--that's a plus and a minus.

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Welland On.
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A must visit if your in the area. Huge beach and not crowded. I like the fact that you can rent an umbrella and even beach chairs. You can walk along the beach right to Rehoboth Beach. Waves can get quite rough so be careful.

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Louisiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Dewey Beach is perhaps the most relaxed beach in the mid-Atlantic area. Check with the town about what you can and can't do but the rules are few and you can do things like have a bonfire and bring the dog if you obtain a permit, which is easy and convenient to get.

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Spring Mills, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Had a wonderful time. Stayed at the Bell Bouy Inn and they was very accommodating with us and the dog. Treated you like family. Only short distance to the beach. Loved the walks on the beach with the dog. First time for him... would definitely recommend the place. The time of year was great too. Almost their "off" season and... More 

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Nanuet, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

We stayed at the Atlantic View Hotel located right on the beach. It was part of our daily routine to find the time to enjoy beach and all it offers during the off-season.

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Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Dewey Beach is a smaller beach community, just South of Rehobeth Beach. Due to height restrictions of buildings, there is plenty of beach space! They have numerous restaurants & bars within walking distance. We prefer this beach area over the conjested/crowded big-name beaches along the coast .Especially in the crazy summer months too.

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Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Great small area with beautiful beaches and nice people definitely recommend it specially for families

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

I have been going to Dewey Beach for at least 20 years and I highly recommend it. It is absolutely one of my favorite beaches of all time. Quiet and relaxing with a beautiful shoreline, lots of great things to do in town, and close to Rehoboth and Bethany; it covers all bases. The beach and surrounding areas are family... More 

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Sinking Spring, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

Dewey Beach was just a short walk from our hotel. In September it isn't really crowded during the week. We enjoyed a lazy day on the beach.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

and no shopping/bar and the likes right on the beach, so if that's your thing, it's really calm, except of course if it's crowded from people. I can imagine parking is not so easy if you don't stay nearby and have it included.

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