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Lewes Beach

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Address: Bayview Avenue, Lewes, DE
Phone Number: 3026447334
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By The Sea By The Sea

Unfortunately we did not have a really sunny day so we were only at the beach for a short time. This was after the season so there were not a lot of people at the beach. Spent... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
BronxG
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Owings Mills, MD
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Owings Mills, MD
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149 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Unfortunately we did not have a really sunny day so we were only at the beach for a short time. This was after the season so there were not a lot of people at the beach. Spent about half an hour watching the water and looking at cargo ships and what looked like a lighthouse in the distance. Certainly on... More 

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Thank BronxG
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25 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a lovely place to spend the day. The waters are much more peaceful that nearby shorelines. I was here in peak as well as off season and, while the beach does get busy, it is not nearly as packed as some of the neighboring beaches.

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Thank Lisa M
Silver Spring, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our young family's favorite beach for day trips from D.C. The local community is friendly and oriented for families. The shoal is quite shallow and makes it easy for us to play in the water with our two small daughters. There is a wonderful playground just minute from the beach that our daughters love. There is a deli - small... More 

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Thank steve t
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45 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lewes beach is great for the family. Great sand, no waves, big, get for sunset watchers, and parking is on the beach.

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Thank GBendo
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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94 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are worried about small kids who might get pushed over by a big wave, maybe this beach is for you. As an adult though, I found the beach crowed and boring. There were no waves, so I missed the sound and the motion they bring to the water. The water wasn't dirty, but it wasn't as clean as... More 

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Owings Mills, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This beach is very close from the Lewes-Cape May Ferry point. Good thing about this beach was that it was not crowded as well as not very quiet too. Beach was clean and parking was adjacent. Kids (7 and 2) loved this beach. There is a Chinese restaurant close to the beach (10 mins).

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Thank p_upadhyay
Millsboro, Delaware
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice bayside beach! Clean and food within walking distance. Chechen it 2 Dips ice cream yummy! Also many nice restaurants available over on 2nd street!

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Thank mmitch8715
Lewes, Delaware
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you love the beach but fear the waves, this is the beach for you. It is on the Delaware Bay near the Lewes-Cape May Ferry. Side benefit is you get to watch the ferry boats arrive/depart the terminal a mile south of you. Water is very clean. Parking is adjacent to the beach (bring money).

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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105 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really pleasant beach. Small shop selling drinks and ice cream. Clean and shallow entry to water. Great for watching the Cape May ferry.

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Falling Waters, West Virginia, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a wonderful beach. The views are fantastic, the beach is clean and wonderful, and the time spent will be enjoyed. A must stop for everyone when in this area.

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