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Henlopen Hotel

2.0 of 5
511 North Boardwalk, Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971
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Ranked #17 of 29 Hotels in Rehoboth Beach
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4 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Milford, CT
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

As others have stated, this is not a 5 star hotel. But the price and location can't be beat. The rooms are nice, small but nice. I can see how a family might find these rooms too small but for a couple, the rooms are fine, and view of the ocean is great. The rooms are clean and functional. The... More 

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Philadelphia, PA
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7 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

We have been staying at the Henolpen every year for 6 years, so obviously we really like it. The comments about the breakfast are all true. The choices are all really unhealthy. That said, there is no additional charge for this breakfast, so why complain. If you do not like it, there are plenty of close by places for you... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

We stayed here in June and returned for a few days a week ago. The first time we arrived we had no reservations and was happily greeted by Jennifer. We had a great room and she and the other staff were great that week. She gave us a lot of good recommendations. When we returned last week we were thrilled... More 

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Caldwell, New Jersey
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Spacious rooms, friendly front desk, excellent location, breakfast very minimal. I do recommend this hotel though. Cleanliness was satisfactory. You can walk just down the boardwalk to the "Jolly Trolly" which will take you to lots of places and restaurants and to Dewey Beach for only a dollar or two.

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

I always research hotels online and read reviews before I book anything. I even Google Earth locations to make sure it's exactly where I want to stay. I found most of the reviews for the Henlopen Hotel were spot on. The hotel is located just a little further up on the boardwalk away from all the other hotels, so it's... More 

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PA
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28 reviews 28 reviews
9 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

The location is perfect and really couldn't get any better. You are steps from the beach, boardwalk, shopping and dining. The property itself is OK. It's older and a little dingy but our room was very clean and comfortable. It's nothing spectacular by any stretch but it's what I expected for a weekend at the beach. The breakfast area however... More 

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Great Mills, MD
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39 reviews 39 reviews
12 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

We stayed on the 5th floor in an oceanfront room. It was great! The hotel is on the north end of the boardwalk away from the crowds and arcades so it's perfect for sitting on the balcony enjoying a lovely ocean view. We arrived earlier in the day but were able to check in and use the hotel changing rooms... More 

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Pottsville, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Nice Hotel / Condo right on the Northern End of the Boardwalk away from the Hustle and Bustle of the Boardwalk Arcades etc. It has Ocean Views and best of all Parking for the Hotel Guests which I think is the biggest problems with Rehoboth. You can walk right out of the hotel and you are on the boardwalk and... More 

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Maryland
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20 reviews 20 reviews
10 hotel reviews
148 helpful votes 148 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

We had an ocean view room which was very comfortable. The hotel is right on the beach, but far enough away from the arcades so it’s still quiet enough to be enjoyed by people born before 1990. The staff was friendly and helpful. Parking is free. It only had one problem: Food. The continental breakfast was the worst breakfast that... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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74 reviews 74 reviews
30 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Two of my good friends and I decided to take a short getaway from NYC and DC respectively to Rehoboth for some fun in the sun! We had one basic requirement and that was to be able to park the car and not need it until we left. That's what this place allowed us to do easily. As others have... More 

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