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Lewes Beach

Bayview Avenue, Lewes, DE
+1 302-644-7334
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
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“great beach” (31 reviews)
Bayview Avenue, Lewes, DE
+1 302-644-7334
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A great beach to take younger children to. Minimum waves and they can swim around without getting knocked down or swept under. Great for anyone that doesn't like getting beat by waves. Very quaint!

Thank April C
Reviewed 2 days ago

Spent a few hours on Sunday at this very pleasant, very wide and clean beach Plenty of parking, and several benches upon which to sit It's off season, so the vendors were not open, but it's very accessible to town (Lewes)

Thank corkybog
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A lovely, deep sandy beach on the Bay side. Roped off so you don't venture out too far. Very clean, no dogs til after 6. Parking is now metered and a bit pricey for all day but good sized lot. Beach is very clean with...More

Thank chrysemery
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great for little people... no big waves, no sharp rocks, no drop off. Parking lots if you get there early.

Thank debrah731
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went there one evening to shoot some photos of my expecting daughter, husband, and dog and were surprised at the number of people still on the beach. The setting sun, grassy dunes and calm waters made it perfect for a photo shoot.

Thank webbuzzard
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I came here on my last trip and the beach was nice. It was a bit windy but the views are adorable and perfect to relax

Thank janeblindspot28
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Park and walk 2 feet to the beach. $2/hour to park worth it. Clean Bathhouse with shower!!!!!!! I said SHOWER!!!!!

1  Thank Barbara G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice quiet beach just East of downtown Lewes ... Inside a protected Bay Area ... Convenient parking . Bathrooms etc.

Thank PeterPicks
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited Rehoboth Beach for a week, and my four year-old desperately wanted to swim. Unfortunately, Rehoboth Beach's waves and undertow and too strong, so we ventured to Lewes Beach for a day. Swimming was perfect for her there. We brought along a boogie board...More

1  Thank Katie R
Reviewed 16 August 2017 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!

1  Thank Joseph N
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Marianne D
26 August 2017|
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Response from cbrown1060 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure I've only been there in August
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