Are Lewes & Rehoboth Beach Good Places To Visit With Kids?
Looking for somewhere fun to visit with the kids? Whether you’re planning a long summer break or a quick weekend away, Lewes and Rehoboth Beach are absolutely perfect family destinations.
Providing a variety of activities to enjoy together as a family, you won’t find more charming and entertaining places to visit in Delaware. On top of that, here at The Beacon Inn, you can reserve a comfortable room to help you make the most of your vacation time in the heart of our picturesque town.
For ideas on how to keep everyone entertained on your visit, take a look at some of our top recommendations — and don’t forget to check out our family activities page for more inspiration!
Find something for the whole family at Funland
Right on the Rehoboth Beach boardwalk, you’ll find a great selection of rides with even the littlest ones catered to at Funland amusement park. First opened in 1962, Funland remains an affordable way to spend time together and make memories. Grab some tickets and hop on the rides or try your luck at winning a keepsake from one of the prize machines.
Spoil the kids at King’s Homemade Ice Cream
What’s a family vacation without a little ice cream treat? Kids and adults can enjoy the wide range of ice cream flavors at King’s Homemade Ice Cream. Whether you want a cup, a cone, or even a sundae, you’ll definitely leave with full bellies, and it’s located only a short walk down the road into the historic area of Lewes. King’s is home to all your favorite ice cream flavors but be sure to check out the rotating featured flavors offered for something deliciously different.
Splash the day away at Jungle Jim’s
There are hours of fun to be had at Jungle Jim’s, situated just outside the main town of Rehoboth Beach, and you could even find yourself spending the whole day if you’re a fan of water parks. There are slides, lazy river, wave pool, and other seasonal attractions to enjoy at what has to be the best waterpark in the state.
Let them burn off energy at Rehoboth Elementary Playground
Sometimes the kids just need to run around and burn off their energy, which is why Rehoboth Elementary Playground on Stockley Street is an amazing spot to visit. While it may be closed on weekends, you can make the most of the giant, modern playground during the week knowing it’s absolutely safe for them to run around on.
Test your skeeball skills and more at Zelky’s Beach Arcade
For thirty years, Zelky’s has been welcoming families to their boardwalk beach arcade in Rehoboth. There are all sorts of games to be played and prizes to be won, but you can’t beat a good old-fashioned game of skeeball for 10 cents. Try your luck and maybe even indulge in some of Zelky’s tasty donut rings.
Get a good night’s rest at The Beacon Inn
Finally, when you’re all tuckered out after a long day of exploring – whether it’s been a day of arcades and swimming or nature trails and beaches – get a good night’s rest so that you’re ready to do it all again the next day. Alternatively, you can enjoy your room’s private balcony as well as our swimming pool and sun deck.
As a family-friendly place to stay within reach of all the local attractions, reserve your room with us now online to avoid disappointment and make it a trip to remember with your kids. If you have any questions you want to ask us before your stay or before you book, don’t hesitate to contact our friendly team and we’ll be happy to help.