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Lewes Beach

Bayview Avenue, Lewes, DE
+1 302-644-7334
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“dairy queen” (32 reviews)
“big waves” (16 reviews)
Bayview Avenue, Lewes, DE
+1 302-644-7334
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Found red seaglass! Rare. 1 in 10,000 is the estimate. Likely from a vehicle tail light. Thick with a pattern on one side. Will look nice wrapped in silver for a pendant. Thanks Lewes Beach!

Thank Joseph N
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is our second year we will be back again next year House is right on the beach in about 50 yards to the sand lots to see in the town of Lewes Beats the Jersey shore by a mile .

Thank cbrown1060
Reviewed 4 days ago

Hubby and I usually visit the beach later in the day to avoid the crowds and the hot sand! We arrive around 6:30 pm and the water is just right (comes to around the waistline) and we can checkout the sunsetting on a clear day!...More

Thank Joyce M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Or else they'll slap a $25 ticket on your windshield for taking one lifeguard parking only (covered in sand). The officiate in highlighter yellow will let you park there instead of warning you. By the way, there was only one lifeguard on duty that day....More

Thank Trisha B
Reviewed 6 days ago

New to Lewes and love Lewes Beach, easy to get there, drive straight into town until you run into the parking lot right at the bay. Decent metered parking with a Dairy Queen very near. Great for family with small children since the waves are...More

Thank PITTparent
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Greatest Delaware/Maryland beach out there. Clean, kid friendly, not over crowded, easy parking. We love lewes and remains our number 1 year after year.

Thank beansu11
Reviewed 6 days ago

My family enjoyed our recent vacation on the Lewes Beach! The ocean was warm and there were no big waves, so we could actually swim! Also it was not crowded as many other beaches. We had a very pleasant time there and recommend it to...More

Thank Serge M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friend and I enjoyed a lovely girls' lunch out at Gilligans. We were seated by the window on a rainy day and enjoyed the view of the marina on the canal. Great drinks,great crab cakes and shrimp salad and wonderful service.

Thank 110vivian
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We love coming to Lewes beach as it is much better suited for young kids. They are not really into the big waves of the ocean. The small waves of Delaware Bay are perfect for them. The only thing I must say is arrive around...More

1  Thank quantis957
Reviewed 1 week ago

Typically it is a sandy beach, no rocks or broken shells underfoot in the water, with small bay wavelets gently lapping the shoreline. Granted, during or after a storm there are rougher waters which we saw the first day after arrival, but that is atypical....More

Thank netherholt
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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
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29 December 2016|
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Response from c12pilot | Reviewed this property |
Mid to upper 70's in summer months.