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Perfect small beach town

Eastern shore’s treasure is the family friendly beach town of Bethany Beach. A perfect spot to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
skboone2018
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Bethany Beach, Delaware
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Lovely ocean view of sunrise over Atlantic Ocean. We stayed at the Marriott Residence Inn Ocean... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
GloriaCramer
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Annapolis, Maryland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Eastern shore’s treasure is the family friendly beach town of Bethany Beach. A perfect spot to visit or to own a home.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank skboone2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely ocean view of sunrise over Atlantic Ocean. We stayed at the Marriott Residence Inn Ocean Suites.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank GloriaCramer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Want to relax? Get away from crowds? Read a complete book? Go to the beach in the off season. Only the BEST restaurants are open anyway. Come home to the Atlantic Ocean enjoy while you still can. Bring your pup too.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MMandSM
Reviewed 31 October 2018

We've spent summers in or near Bethany Beach for 30 years. As it has developed it has, inevitably, lost a lot of its charm. Side streeets with small cottages have become side streets with a few small cottages and a lot of oversize houses. The...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Catherine C
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

Spent 5 days there. Stayed at Sea Colony East. Though the weather was cool, we still spent time on the beach. Beautiful beaches! Everything is neat and well kept. A much smaller scale than OC or Rehoboth. We all had an enjoyable stay and already...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Heb2013
Reviewed 3 October 2018

My family used to summer at Bethany when I was young. I don't think I've spent more than a weekend at Bethany for over twenty years. The beach is well groomed. The ocean break is gentle but powerful. The weather was grand and the company...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank sweem2017
Reviewed 18 September 2018

Bethany is a big, beautiful family beach. Clean and wide, and it even looks better since they added sand to the dunes behind the main beach.

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank CuriousTravelerRadio
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

This was my first visit to Bethany Beach but I definitely plan to come back! Beach was very clean. Boardwalk is quaint and quiet with just a few shops and restaurants. Public restrooms are located within an easy walk from the beach. Lots of nice...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank KASDKS
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Beautiful beach. Unfortunately we only got to enjoy one day of it because of the weather. However it was not crowded and the beach and boardwalk was very clean.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Kala S
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Bethany Beach is a tremendous beach for families. Especially those with small children. It is situated between Ocean City New Jersey and Rehobeth beach in Delaware. It is a much quieter beach with a much smaller boardwalk area. There are plenty of places to stay...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Monica C
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jen c
1 July 2018|
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Response from TravelGirl297 | Reviewed this property |
Parking costs money, but the beach is free!
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knechk
6 June 2018|
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Response from Robert H | Reviewed this property |
My Wife and I love the Bethany Beach Suites which is a Residence Inn by Marriott. It is a little hectic during season so make sure you have your reservation in hand when you check-in. You can rent both chairs and umbrellas... More
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Mary D
25 May 2018|
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Response from sam_i_am4410 | Reviewed this property |
We have not taken any dogs to Bethany Beach but I am sure you can take them before AM beach is open to public and PM after public goes home.
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