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Inn at Canal Square

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Potomac, MD
Reviewed 12 August 2015

We wanted to get away for a night and head to the shore. Since it was last minute, we were delighted to be able to get accommodations the same day. We were assigned a room on the 3rd floor and we could see the water. The description of being able to see the canal is a little misleading as there...

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Moorestown, New Jersey
Reviewed 8 August 2015

This hotel was quaint and lovely overall, but staying on an upper floor, facing the canal is highly recommended! Sitting on the balcony watching the boats sail in and out of the canal created a serene and beautiful setting. The continental breakfast was delicious. Lots of seasonal fresh fruit, unique pastries, nuts and cheeses and other treats that you don't...

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Poughkeepsie, United States
Reviewed 31 July 2015

Lewes Delaware is a boutique town that has preserved its history going back to 1680. In this context, this hotel is a boutique gem with wonderful taste, excellent personnel, very nice rooms, and an excellent breakfast. We had a great view of the harbor from our room.

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
Reviewed 29 July 2015

We recently returned from a very pleasant stay at the Inn at Canal Square. Our check in with Lou was easy and informative. The entire staff was friendly and did a great job. We had a nice spacious room with a balcony on the fourth floor, giving us a nice view of the Lewes & Rehoboth Canal. Housekeeping did a...

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New Cumberland, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 25 July 2015

My son, husband and I stayed in a Harbormaster Room on the fourth floor for 4 nights. The room was spacious and extremely clean. Our room was very quiet, we could not tell anyone else was staying at the inn. All of the staff were super friendly and helpful. Breakfast is provided and you can also borrow beach chairs and...

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Virginia Beach,VA
Reviewed 23 July 2015 via mobile

My husband, daughter and myself recently stayed at this lovely inn. I loved the decor and relaxing atmosphere. I especially loved how clean our room and bathroom were. Breakfast was your basic continental style. Hoping to get the chance to stay here again, since we loved this little town.

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Lebanon, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 23 July 2015 via mobile

My wife and I stayed there for the past 2 nights. We were very pleased with the spacious corner room. It was clean, nicely decorated, parking was adequate and staff was helpful and friendly. The Inn is just a block off Main Street, an easy walk from the Inn. It also sits right at the canal and marina. They serve...

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Dover, Delaware
Reviewed 9 July 2015

We were lucky to have booked the a harbor front king room for one night over the July 4th weekend, and was delighted by this wonderful inn! The location was perfect for checking out the historic town of Lewes, Delaware by foot. The room and bathroom were very clean and comfortable, and the staff was very gracious in helping us...

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San Antonio, Texas
Reviewed 3 July 2015

I stayed there because I was accompanying friends who were celebrating their 60th anniversary. Relatives with a house nearby had planned a party lasting several days, so there were many family members and friends around. I should point out that only a few of us stayed at the Inn; most stayed with the party planners at their house. Anyway, my...

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Coatesville, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 1 July 2015

The perfect spot with the perfect Inn; gracious hosts, wonderful breakfast, central to all activities in the area and easily walkable to most; this is the place to stay in Lewes. We were on the flourth floor and had great views of the canal and nearby boats, there is an elevator, the roo was spacious and had a small balcony.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located on the waterfront in the heart of Historic Lewes, The Inn at Canal Square offers its guests exceptional comfort coupled with seaside charm. With 22 beautifully appointed rooms, three 2BR luxury suites and 2 conference rooms, The Inn serves as an ideal coastal escape, retreat location and event destination. All accommodations are generously sized and most feature a balcony overlooking the Lewes Harbor. The Inn's romantic décor invites you to relax and unwind. The Inn is open year round and offers a complimentary, extensive European-Style breakfast.Centrally located, The Inn is a short distance away from unique shopping, fine dining and bay area beaches. And, it's within a mile of the ocean beaches of Cape Henlopen State Park. Visit the new Canal Front Park, located just next door and enjoy the seasonal flowers and a lovely view of the Lewes Harbor.Our friendly, professional staff is always on hand to assist you with dining options, shopping venues and other area attractions. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Inn at Canal Square

Address: 122 Market Street, Lewes, DE 19958
Region: United States > Delaware > Lewes
Price Range: RM522 - RM2,619 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 25
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“The inn only has 17 rooms. The 4th floor rooms have a good view of the canal.”
 of 5 bubbles 479jefferyk, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All rooms face canal, but upper floors perhaps have better views.”
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 of 5 bubbles SummerRoadTrip2013, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The king rooms with balcony on the 4th floor were esquisite.”
 of 5 bubbles MaryMuss, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room overlooking canal.”
 of 5 bubbles newyorkgal72, 4 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Commodore or Admirals Quarters with screened porch facing the inlet”
 of 5 bubbles 466terryk, 24 Jun 2016 | Read review
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