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Bethany Beach

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Address: Bethany Beach, DE
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If you, your family and friends are looking for a special place to enjoy a positive atmosphere with a wide variety of restaurants and unique shops, visit Bethany Beach!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you, your family and friends are looking for a special place to enjoy a positive atmosphere with a wide variety of restaurants and unique shops, visit Bethany Beach!

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Solomons, Maryland
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Plenty to do for families with slower pace and much quieter than Ocean City. Nice shopping area where you can walk everywhere.

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washington dc
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 21, 2017

Although not the Bethany Beach I remember from the fifties, it has managed to keep a whisper of that era--still quiet, low key and family friendly. Most of the quaint houses and guest houses have been torn down and replaced by new money McMansions or condoplexes (yes, sniff), so the town is much more densely developed than it was (or... More 

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Ocean View, Delaware
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 19, 2017

Bethany is a family oriented quieter resort located between from the "hubbub" of other resorts to the north and south. It is bordered to the north and south by pristine Delaware State Park. You will be greeted by a gorgeous boardwalk and beautiful beach. Friendly and hospitable, it offers hotels and guest accommodations, excellent restaurants, beach side refreshments, umbrella and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 10, 2017 via mobile

This was my first time visiting this beach. It was perfect! Not very crowded. Nice old world charm. Relatively quiet. Seemed to be a nice place for a family. I absolutely loved it. My new favorite beach!

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Newark, Delaware
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 10, 2017

I love Bethany. The boardwalk is just right; classy/not trashy. Best crepes outside of France according to my 96 year old French mother-in-law who is not easy to please when it comes to American food.

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Silver Spring, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2017 via mobile

Been coming here 8 years. Small, little night life, family friendly. Easy enough to go up to Dewey or Rehoboth for more bar scene or broader dining experience.

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Thank shaher1
Burke, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

Our family owns a condo on the beach and we love it here. It slowed down our pace- while we are there and it great. Not a ton to do and that's fine by us.

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Burke, Virginia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 13, 2016

Family Beach, good eats locally; Bethany Beach Suites, the Penguin - all excellent, good value, awesome experience!!

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Evanston, Illinois
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 30, 2016

Crowds were gone, only locals walking their dogs, and tourists strolling along the water's edge. Beach was pristine, though small. Rustic, high dunes topped with beach grass, wooden steps to the beach... I imagine this is really crowded in the summer. Perfect for a fall getaway!

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Thank wendy L

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