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Lewes, DE A Historic Coastal Town

Historic Coastal Charm

Lewes, DE is a historic town filled with old charm and sandy beaches. Walking is popular as you stroll by the Inns, Bed and Breakfasts, restaurants, shops, and museums. If you’re looking to spend a day surrounded by coastal nature, visit Cape Henlopen State Park, where you’ll find walking and biking trails with fantastic scenery. Lewes is also home of the Cape May – Lewes Ferry, where you can take a ferry ride over to Cape May New Jersey for a change of pace. 

Nearby Restaurants

There are too many fantastic dining options to list them all, so we’ll rattle off a few of our absolute favorites:

Pig & Publican

Rose and Crown

Agave Mexican Restaurant

On the Rocks


Honey’s Farm Fresh Gourmet Kitchen

Slo and Lo BBQ

Nearby Activities

When you’re finished relaxing on the beach, you can hop over to Cape Henlopen State Park for gorgeous walking and biking trails. Walk the streets of Lewes and take in the beautiful historic homes, or stop in the Lewes Maritime Museum. Whether there are children in your group or you’re a big kid at heart, there’s tons of fun to be had at Shell We Bounce Trampoline Park. For those looking to mix it up, hop on the Cape May-Lewes Ferry and spend a day taking in all that is Cape May.

Map of the Area


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