Bethany Beach, DE is a peaceful beachcomber’s dream. Here, vacationers can wile away their afternoons walking along the boardwalk and breathing in that sweet ocean breeze. When you’re ready to relax, just hop on the trolley and ride through town to the shops near Garfield Parkway, or try the catch of the day at just one of many fine dining establishments.
For a taste of the outdoors, head to Delaware State Park, where six miles of ocean and bay shoreline are open to the public year round. Check out the Great Cypress Swamp on the Delaware/Maryland border. Take a dip in the ocean at one of the public beaches, guarded by “Bethany Beach Patrol” lifeguards, during the warm season.
Enjoy a Picnic at the pavilion in Holt’s landing State Park, or learn about native trees and birds at James Farm Ecological Preserve. Head to nearby Fenwick Island to visit the DiscoverSea Shipwreck Museum. Stop by Bethany Beach’s bandstand in the early evening and you could catch anything from an orchestra performance to a puppet show. The entertainment is always family friendly, and schedules are posted on the boardwalk.
If you’d like to get in some exercise before heading out, Bethany Beach IHG hotels have you covered with an impressive host of amenities, including outdoor pools. That’s just what you get when you stay in the comfort of an IHG hotel, where you can truly relax and enjoy your stay at Bethany Beach.