We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“Great Quiet Beach”
Review of Bethany Beach

Bethany Beach
Certificate of Excellence
Attraction details
Cleveland, Ohio
Level 6 Contributor
128 reviews
69 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
“Great Quiet Beach”
Reviewed December 24, 2013

We have been visiting Bethany Beach for the last 35+ years. I lover the smaller, less congested feel of Bethany. We tried staying in Ocean City one time, and I can not imagine going back there after Bethany. The beach is clean and easily accessible. The town also offers some nice dining and shopping options.

Visited July 2013
Helpful?
2 Thank James E
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a Review

453 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    316
    90
    27
    7
    13
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Bethany Beach, Delaware
Level 3 Contributor
13 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“Most beautiful beach in America”
Reviewed November 25, 2013

A small beach in a small town. Clearly a quiet resort. Clean, smoke free and lifeguard friendly. This being a FREE beach is a pleasant bonus! If you are looking for something different from the paid beaches or the dirty beaches in New Jersey, this is it. But, please respect our town and keep it a quiet resort. Rotters stay home or at least in NJ.

Visited August 2013
Helpful?
6 Thank Ed D
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Potomac, Maryland
Level 6 Contributor
106 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
“Loved our time here...”
Reviewed November 1, 2013

We had rented a VERY small unit here on the boardwalk that was quite pricey, but we had to remind ourselves we were paying for location and convenience...check out the prices in O.C. and you won't be complaining, unless you want the noise and hub-bub of O.C. which we didn't.

We loved the quiet nature as a whole of Bethany Beach and the family atmosphere..although some 'day trippers' try to take away from this a bit...it is a nice beach and nice place to stay.

From the shows/entertainment a few nights a week, little shops, plenty of restaurant options, a fun place to be and enjoy what we are there for....the beach!!

Visited August 2013
Helpful?
1 Thank Lovetotravel001_9
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Clermont, Florida
Level 4 Contributor
36 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
“Beach is Beautiful”
Reviewed October 24, 2013

We were there on a warm September Saturday. Beach was beautiful and peaceful. The town is cute and a lot of nice shops.

Visited September 2013
Helpful?
2 Thank WineauxDE
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Denver, Colorado
Level 6 Contributor
112 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
“Wonderful family beach”
Reviewed October 14, 2013

Beautiful beach and nice people. Friendly lifeguards. Kids, ages 3-7 had a ball playing in sand and searching for seashells. Saw horseshoe crabs.

Visited June 2013
Helpful?
2 Thank Richard B
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

Travelers who viewed Bethany Beach also viewed

 

Been to Bethany Beach? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing