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Best Delaware Vacation Spots | 5 Reasons to Visit Rehoboth Beach

As you’re searching for the best Delaware vacation spots for your next vacation, you’ll find that Rehoboth Beach will be popping up on your Google search time and time again. During your stay with the Boardwalk Plaza Hotel, you’ll discover many fun things to do in Rehoboth Beach that are within steps of the hotel. We’re conveniently located to specialty shops, delicious restaurants, the ocean, and the Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk. If we haven’t convinced you quite yet, continue reading to find the top five reasons why you’ll want to take your next spring or summer vacation to Rehoboth Beach! 

1. Tax-Free Shopping

You won’t have to worry about searching for spare change in your bag while shopping on the Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk, as the state of Delaware offers tax-free shopping! Because you’ll save money while shopping, you’ll be able to enjoy more fun activities in Rehoboth Beach while you’re on vacation with your family. Our beautiful city offers all sorts of shopping for different tastes, from the rustic antique stores to the outlet malls with name brand items as well as specialty shops and places to pick up a souvenir. Just another reason Rehoboth Beach will be one of your favorite Delaware vacation spots for you and your loved ones each year. 

2. Unique Activities in Rehoboth Beach

There are so many ways to have fun with the unique things to do in Rehoboth Beach with your family, and the best part is that they’re great for every age! Whether you’d like to mini-golf on the rooftop at Ryan’s Mini Golf, or would like to rent a Surrey Bike, a four-person bike, from Atlantic Cycles Bike Rentalsyou’ll have options. During the summer months, you can head to the Bandstand on the Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk for a movie night with Cinema by the Surf. If you’re looking for a bit of a thrill, check out the Haunted Mansion at Funland, which opens in May! On a rainy day, spend time exploring the Rehoboth Beach Museum, which features vintage postcards, bathing suits, and interesting artifacts that showcase the area’s history. 

3. Food, Food, and More Food

No matter what you’re in the mood for, you’ll find it at the Rehoboth Beach restaurants located on the boardwalk and all around town during your vacation. You’ll find waterfront bars with beautiful views and frozen cocktails, fresh seafood options, candy, and ice cream stores, places for a quick bite, or a spot to sit down and indulge in an upscale meal. We suggest checking out the online vacation guide at for a full list of Rehoboth Beach restaurants. Our hotel also features Victoria’s Restaurant and the Plaza Pub, so you won’t have to go far for a delicious meal or a tasty cocktail! 

4. The Boardwalk

Of course, we wouldn’t be one of the best Delaware vacation spots without the mile-long Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk, which is just outside our hotel. Take an early morning jog, grab some ice cream on a hot summer day, or catch a beautiful sunset by the Bandstand. No matter what you do, you’ll want to spend a day exploring the unique shops on the boardwalk! 

5. Convenient Location and Amenities 

It’s easy to see why many agree that Rehoboth Beach is one of the best Delaware vacation spots in the state. While staying at the Boardwalk Plaza Hotel, you’ll be able to wake up each morning with the sounds of the Atlantic Ocean and be within steps of the beach at all times. Along with the beach you can also indulge in a soak in the heated indoor-outdoor pool on-site. You won’t have to worry about over-packing clothes as we also have a coin-operated laundry room in the hotel with a coin and detergent vending machine available. Please check out our amenities page on our website to learn more about the different offerings at the Boardwalk Plaza Hotel. If you’d like to contact us by phone to make a reservation, please call 1-800-33-BEACH. 


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