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Bethany Beach Boardwalk

Garfield Parkway & Oceanfront, Bethany Beach, DE
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English first
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48 reviews 48 reviews
11 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

Bethany Beach's boardwalk is a very pleasant place to while away a few hours. Some nice opportunities to shop and some very good restaurants within walking distance. Not quite as big or number of shops as Rehoboth. But as in any seaside community in Delaware, bring a pocket full of quarters, because parking spots are hard to find and when... More

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Baltimore, Maryland
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109 reviews 109 reviews
24 attraction reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014 NEW

The Bethany Beach downtown area and boardwalk is filled with cool stores (Fish Tails for clothing and toys, Bethany Beach Books, Kites, Tails and Toys, and a myriad of other clothing, toy, and knick knack shops) Restauarants (we like Baja Beach Grill for breakfast, Somerhouse, ), Beach Food (Fisher's Popcorn, Candy Kitchen, Grottos Pizza, Dickey's Frozen Custard, Kohr Bros. Frozen... More

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Syracuse, NY
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108 reviews 108 reviews
10 attraction reviews
112 helpful votes 112 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Very much a family oriented boardwalk, it is indeed small. Some of the shops though are quite cute and you have enough food choices to satisfy the tourists gotta haves- fries, ice cream etc. The police are very visible in the entire town, they are vigilant for parking. We paid the pay station and had no problems, $1.50 an hour... More

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Kennedyville, Maryland
20 reviews 20 reviews
7 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

A short walk. Only a very few shops but a nice pleasant way to spend a slow few minutes away from the hustle and bustle of beach time.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

best kept secret in delaware. most people dont notice bethany until they get a speeding ticket there. it is a great family beach and boardwalk. lots of fun for the tweens and safe enough for parents to relax and not feel like you need to hover over your kids. great 4th of july fireworks.

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Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida
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178 reviews 178 reviews
51 attraction reviews
296 helpful votes 296 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Just happened to glance over while driving by and saw this busy little spot. Curious, we turned around. It was thriving with happy people everywhere. Plenty of places to eat and get ice cream. The beach area was beautiful. Public restrooms were clean.

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Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
9 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

This boardwalk is big enough to find what you want but is a cozy size. Cute, pleasant and clean you will enjoy walking around. I also went to Zumba in the band shell area. What fun with our wonderful leader Theresa.

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Vienna, Virginia
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37 reviews 37 reviews
20 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

I've been going to Bethany Beach and the Boardwalk since I was a little kid (that would be the 70's). The Thrashers fries on the boardwalk is an annual pilgrimage that is always worth the calories! While I love the quaint and safe feeling of the Bethany Boardwalk, I have to say that the Rehoboth beach boardwalk is my favorite... More

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New York City, New York
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69 reviews 69 reviews
31 attraction reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

I was visiting Bethany Beach for a wedding reception, and I fell madly in love with this quaint little town. Beautiful beaches and a relaxing, tranquil boardwalk. Recommended for those seeking R & R.

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Alexandria, Virginia
3 reviews 3 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Over priced food, angry shop keepers and police riding bikes where you aren't allowed to. They are very stealthy, bigoted and ready to violate your rights. Watch out colored people at Bethany Beach.

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