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Lewes Beach

Bayview Avenue, Lewes, DE
+1 302-644-7334
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“big waves” (16 reviews)
Bayview Avenue, Lewes, DE
+1 302-644-7334
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was a nice beach to visit. It was a little bit busy but we did not have any issue when it came time to find a place to sit and relax. The water was a very pretty blue and pretty calm so it made...More

Thank Heather A
Reviewed 6 days ago

Our Chihuahua was not welcome during the day but when we visited after five there were dirty diapers, children urinating in the surf and even human feces visible. My dog is too clean for this beach.

Thank Beenthere69
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I'm use to going to the Jersey shore so this beach was a little different for me. This isn't a bad thing it was actually a nice change of pace. There were very few wave which made going into the water relaxing

Thank MikeM22rugger
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a great beach to visit with a toddler and our family. The water was cool and refreshing but not cold, and it was calm but with movement. Also surprisingly not busy! Lots of sailboats and such for the toddler to look at and...More

Thank JessBO25
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice place to sit and watch the sunset, listen to the ocean waves and just chill. If you want waves and finer sand head to Rehoboth.

1  Thank kellylew1027
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

lovely beach minus blaring music and screaming kids. you can rent chairs and umbrellas. $2 /hour to park during the day

Thank cbuckly1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beach was nice. It is a short walk from parking to the water. The sand was fine, I'm not sure what the bad reviews were about. Parking is $2 an hour so It adds up. There are two men who regularly patrol the lot. I...More

Thank njTravelJunkie222
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visit this beach all the time, but sit out of the public beach area since less crowded. Does not have the boardwalk, but we prefer it that way. Even on crowded beach days, you do not still have another persons blanket almost right on...More

Thank susanjX185DZ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just park and walk in- no hills of sand to climb! Great swimming in the bay and great views. Don't forget to stay for sunset- fantastic!

Thank Mary Lou A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love it! Relaxing, refreshing, away from the crowds. Enjoy watching sailing, water skiing, scenery, beautiful sunsets, biking, nice beach.

Thank jackyms1
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19 July 2017|
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Response from susanjX185DZ | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry, I have not seen any outlets, but I have never really looked, either. A manual pump should be fine, or if you can, blow them up before you get there.
21 February 2017|
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Response from dcdaphne | Reviewed this property |
The above answers are all correct. Very good info. j
Beth B
29 December 2016|
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Response from c12pilot | Reviewed this property |
Mid to upper 70's in summer months.