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Lake Gerar

Olive Avenue & 3rd Street, 1st & Lake Avenue, Rehoboth Beach, DE
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Peaceful

Very calm and serene spot in Rehoboth Beach while very close to the boardwalk. They also have... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2017
malatestiano
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Baltimore, Maryland
Peaceful place to walk around the lake without the ocean wind.

Very relaxing place behind the Henlopen Hotel to go for a quiet walk. Also has a playground for... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2016
daffydil7
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Coopersburg, Pennsylvania
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“fishing pier” (3 reviews)
“lovely lake” (2 reviews)
“small lake” (2 reviews)
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Olive Avenue & 3rd Street, 1st & Lake Avenue, Rehoboth Beach, DE
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Reviewed 1 June 2017

Very calm and serene spot in Rehoboth Beach while very close to the boardwalk. They also have picnic tables.

Thank malatestiano
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Very relaxing place behind the Henlopen Hotel to go for a quiet walk. Also has a playground for little ones. They have some benches to sit and enjoy the calm surroundings. You cannot put your feet in this lake...it's for admiring only. We loved it...More

Thank daffydil7
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Beautiful Lake w/ great views and playground for children. We have walked it and cycled around it every year. Serene areas and convenient location in downtown Rehoboth.

Thank Bonnie K
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

A great little get away to go and relax for a bit. They have a few benches where you can just sit and enjoy the sights and sounds of nature. You also get to get away from all the people on the boardwalk. It is...More

1  Thank DominicAndD
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Lake Gerar is a hidden gem tucked away just behind the Cape Henlopen Hotel and Condominium. It is picture perfect early in the day or just at sunset; walk around the Lake; fish from the fishing pier on the west side of the picturesque bridge...More

1  Thank 221jacquelynh
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Nice what to fish off of = very much quiet and off the beaten track (boardwalk). Fishing wharf is great.

Thank Kim H
Reviewed 1 February 2016

Very nice respite from the hustle and bustle of mainstreet Rehoboth. A small but lovely lake (more like a large pond) within easy walking distance from most areas of town and an easy walking path around it. Very easy to segue within a 1/2 block...More

1  Thank Manger_bien_11
Reviewed 25 October 2015

Lovely Lake Gerar is just two blocks from the north end of Rehoboth boardwalk. Pretty flora and fauna in all seasons. Plenty of parking. Walk this pretty lake to work up a morning appetite, then walk to the boards and enjoy a breakfast at Disney's...More

Thank khiana
Reviewed 13 October 2015

Our hotel -- The Breakers Hotel & Suite overlooks Lake Gerar. My husband find this part of Rehoboth Beach very relaxing and peaceful and away from the noisy Funland boardwalk. Great area to stroll and stop and drink a cup of coffee each morning to...More

Thank Marsha H
Reviewed 19 September 2015

Across the street from the Breakers Hotel and tried to do some birding since it was so close. Not at large as you might first think and contains swings for children.

Thank RichC586
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