10 Best Beachfront Hotels In Bethany Beach, Delaware - Updated 2022

beachfront hotels bethany beach
Nicole Ann
Nicole Ann 

There are times when you just long for a day at the beach and want a touch of the sun while sitting down on the fine sand. Along with the crashing sound of the waves, you can’t help cherish the tranquil moment of peace and relaxation. If you’re into this, a vacation in Bethany Beach is what you need. In this coastal town, you can spend many days swimming, kayaking, and surfing in the ocean. The sandy shore is a lovely place for sunbathing or strolling around. At Bethany Beach Boardwalk, go on tax-free shopping and relish sumptuous meals at one of the many diverse restaurants. Have an unforgettable beach experience by matching your holiday with a pretty, coastal accommodation. Check out our selection of the best beachfront hotels at Bethany Beach, Delaware.

1. Bethany Beach Ocean Suites Residence Inn by Marriott (from USD 499)

Bethany Beach Ocean Suites Residence Inn by Marriott, which is 100 meters (328 feet) from Bethany Beach, is a luxurious waterfront hotel that is packed with relaxing amenities. Guest rooms are non-smoking and designed with a vibrant ambiance. They are also furnished with a sofa bed and built with a private balcony that offers stunning ocean views. Other in-room features include high-speed Wi-Fi, a cable TV, a kitchenette, a dining area, a desk, and ironing facilities.

You will be rejuvenated by availing of body therapies at the property’s spa. If you enjoy swimming, head to the outdoor saltwater pool or the beach.

Bethany Beach Ocean Suites Residence Inn by Marriott

Wifi Available

Address: 99 Hollywood Street
Accommodates: 6

Parking Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Fitness centre Business centre Laundry

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2. Spacious condo with oversized windows (from USD 332)

If you’re traveling as a family or as a group, this spacious condo at Sea Colony Resort, which can accommodate up to 10 people, is a great fit for you. The unit is splashed with refreshing colors and equipped with three bedrooms, three bathrooms, and a full kitchen. The gleaming sunlight and ocean breeze from the balcony and oversized windows make the living room bright and refreshing.

The beach is only within walking distance of the property, about 15 minutes away on foot. You can also take advantage of the resort’s amenities, such as swimming pools, hot tubs, and a sauna. Get into active workouts and sports at the fitness centers and courts for basketball and tennis.

Vista panorámica del océano en todas las estaciones. Disfruta el Festival de Invierno de las Luces-Nov / Dic
100 reviews  Wifi Available
condo 10 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
perfect place for a winter getaway the view is amazing and the condo was spacious and comfortable
we are outer banks fans and this beach is just as nice and a much shorter drive
the kids couldn't stay awake for 5 seconds the beds were so comfortable
the place was super clean and comfy
the dishes were so clean they were gleaming and actually squeaky
everything was very comfortable and spotless
everything was so clean
deanna was very responsive
location and condo were perfect
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3. Cozy three-bedroom abode with a bright living room (from USD 325)

Set at the center of Bethany Beach Boardwalk and located right on the beach, this abode is fitted with three bedrooms and is good for eight vacationers. Charming views of the ocean can be take in on the balcony, as well as on the deck in the master bedroom. The comfortable living room features comfortable couches, a gas fireplace, a flat-screen TV, and Wi-Fi access. In addition, the modern and equipped kitchen is a great place to show off your cooking skills. A dining area and a wet bar are also included in the unit.

You can have a marvelous beach experience a few steps from the property. Outdoor activities include cycling, fishing, and wildlife viewing.

Condominio FRENTE AL MAR 3BR / 3BA en el paseo marítimo de Bethany con una PISCINA
72 reviews  Wifi Available
condo 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy :

Top guest reviews
the condo was exceptionally clean
the condo was also very clean and just a wonderful place to stay
the condo was a perfect size and very clean
owners-very easy to communicate with
josh was super responsive accommodating and helpful
beach chairs and other beach items are provided from the owner’s storage closet which is also nice
the condo`s location was perfect and close to everything we needed
the location was perfect for our family vacation
this condo is beautiful and a perfect location for a bethany beach getaway
pool on location was good and heated
cute and quiet beach town just right for family fun in the sun
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4. Radiant three-story house with multiple decks (from USD 575)

All the spaces of the house are well-lit and built with windows that make the place naturally radiant. The home has 4 full bathrooms and 5 bedrooms that can accommodate up to 12 persons. Both the ground and second floors of the rental have a living room with a flat-screen TV and Internet access.

Aside from the dining area and full kitchen, meals can be savored on the screened porches. The best views of the ocean can be seen from the third-floor deck. For more convenient access to all floor levels, the property is equipped with an elevator.

The residence is located 0.3 mile (.5 kilometer) from Bethany Beach Boardwalk, so it is just a quick walk to the beach. Swimming, fishing, and kayaking are some of the fun water-based activities to do in the area. After a stroll on the sandy beach, you can have a quick wash in one of the outdoor showers.

Beautiful 5 bed/4 bath Home with Beach Views in Bethany Beach
11 reviews
House 12 Guests 5 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy :

Top guest reviews
the house was perfect clean and felt very new
mario the property manager was helpful with questions we had and check-in/check-out procedures
to a beautiful well equipped house with a great location perfect for our needs
perfect location gorgeous views quick 5 minute walk to downtown bethany
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5. Spacious townhouse with a fully equipped kitchen (from USD 909)

You can have great views of the sunrise and sunset and enjoy the nighttime ocean breeze on one of the decks of the townhouse, which is less than 1 mile (1.6 kilometer) from Bethany Beach Boardwalk, as well as the beach. The property has five bedrooms that host up to ten people, and it is also equipped with four full bathrooms and one half-bath. You can cook and dine in comfort with the complete set of essentials in the kitchen and dining area. In-room comforts include Wi-Fi access, flat-screen TVs, a DVD player, and a sound system.

Engage in water-based activities, such as swimming and canoeing, and have a sun-kissed day at the beach with your family. If you’re into golfing, a golf course is nearby.

Oceanfront 5-Bedroom On Bethany Beach Boardwalk
Bethany Beach, DE, US
townhome 10 Guests 5 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms

6. Classic dwelling with three bedrooms (from USD 436)

This condominium is found on the first floor of the Chesapeake building of Sea Colony Resort. It is composed of three bedrooms, a fully equipped kitchen, a dining area, and a living room with sea views. It is non-smoking, and it includes Wi-Fi access and a cable TV.

In about 50 steps, you can enjoy quick access to Bethany Beach. For wellness options, you can have a warm dip in the hot tub or whirlpool spa. For action-filled activities, tennis courts and fitness centers are available on site.

Sea Colony Resort - Planta baja frente al mar
13 reviews
condo 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 7
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment itself was charming comfy and had all the amenities
the ground floor was perfect for ease to go to the beach and pools
spacious unit comfortable for our family
the condo was very clean and roomy
clean spacious well outfitted and optimally located
the condo was very clean very comfortable and felt like a home away from home
owner is pleasant and is accommodating to your needs
the owner was very pleasant to deal with and very responsive
mary was very responsive and answered all of our questions before we left
the owner was very responsive and answered all of my initial questions
the location of this rental unit is perfect
location to beach and pool is quite perfect
we are every meal outside and enjoyed the close proximity to the beach and pools
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7. One-bedroom residence for small groups (from USD 311)

Along Bethany Beach Boardwalk and the beach, this residence can accommodate four people. It is cozy and warm, and it comes with a kitchen, a bathroom, and a living room that are all well-equipped with essentials. You can relish morning coffees while admiring ocean views in the patio.

Have fun on the sandy beach, which is just a few steps from the property. Shopping and dining won’t be a hassle too since the rental is close to the town center.

Condominio frente al mar actualizado con vista al mar, en Bethany Beach
35 reviews  Wifi Available
condo 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 4
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
this little apartment is right on the beach and does have a great beach view from the back deck
there were a few games in the living room which my small children enjoyed during a rainy day
the condo was very clean and the kitchen was stocked with everything needed to prepare meals
)the owners were very nice & accommodating
they were quickly responsive to our needs
jodi was super responsive with any issues i had
2 miles from the shops restaurants and the main boardwalk area so the distance was ideal
perfect location for a beach vacation comfortable for 2 adults and 1 child
location was great property was just the right size for the three of us
nice little place right in bethany
location is great bed is comfortable kitchen has everything you need
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8. Remodeled retreat with a balcony

This renovated retreat offers three bedrooms and easy access to the beach, which is less than 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) away. It consists of a fully equipped kitchen, a mini bar, a dining area, and three bathrooms. Internet access and a cable TV are provided in all bedrooms and the living room. Beside the living room is a balcony that offers panoramic views of the beautiful Bethany Beach and its surrounding landscape.

The property is conveniently located at Sea Colony Resort. It comes with full access to the resort’s amenities. These amenities include the use of swimming pools, a sauna, and a whirlpool spa. Outdoor activities to enjoy are golfing and cycling.

Spectacular Sea Colony Ocean Front Corner Unit, 3Bd/2.5 Ba, Sleeps 12
32 reviews  Wifi Available
condo 12 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great access to the beach pools and other amenities that sea colony provides
very comfortable nicely furnished great view every convenience we needed
beautifully decorated and well appointed with tvs in every bedroom as well as living room
the bottom bunks are full sized beds with the tops being single
beautiful decorated; beds comfortable; enough of kitchen supplies
we had 10 people comfortably stay in the condo which was beautiful and clean
the owner has a great assistant who is the contact for the condo
we really enjoyed the great location and condo we stayed in
location was perfect and created memories to last a lifetime
great restaurants right across the street a trolley to take into town
needed a place for a short stay for a family function just wish it was a longer stay
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9. Modern haven with a sandy private walkway (from USD 480)

You will get to experience a relaxing lifestyle at the beach when you stay at this oceanfront house that is located .5 mile (0.8 kilometer) from Bethany Beach. The haven is sophisticated and designed with relaxing colors. It includes three bedrooms, three full bathrooms, a fully equipped kitchen, and a TV room with a queen-sized sofa bed. A unique feature of the rental is the open living and dining rooms next to the screened porch that overlooks the ocean.

The sandy, private walkway to the property is a lovely place to stroll around or enjoy some games like beach volleyball. Swimming pools, fitness centers, and game courts are accessible too.

Frente al mar 4BR / 3BA - Single-Casa
25 reviews  Wifi Available
House 9 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 9
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
loved it but recommend a tv in the main living room
the house is immaculately clean and extremely comfortable
this house is awesome it was clean and perfect for us
the home was very comfortable and the owner was very good about responding to my questions before arrival
barbara and alan were great hosts
the owners were very nice and accommodating
the owners are very responsive and helpful
they are also very responsive and helpful if you have any issues
great location right on beach
thanks for a wonderful location for our amazing spring break
this is a great house with a great location both for beach lovers and "city lovers"
best of all location was great and neighborhood was quiet
it's location is unbeatable (directly on the dune) as well as being an easy walk to town
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10. Lovely hideaway with a deck (from USD 270)

Conveniently located at Bethany Beach Boardwalk and right on the beach, this hideaway offers a comfortable accommodation for four people. It has two bedrooms, one full bathroom, and a living room with a queen-sized sofa bed. Cooking won’t be a hassle, with the provided set of high-quality and essential cookware and equipment. Aside from the dining area, a picnic table with chairs is available on the deck. You will enjoy listening to the sounds of the waves as you chill out on the front deck.

Spend the day sunbathing and doing water-based activities and shopping at Garfield Parkway, which is just a few steps from the property.

Ocean Breakers Bethany Breakers con vista al mar
33 reviews  Wifi Available
condo 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 4
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment is full of smart touches that utilize the small space efficiently and attractively
this is a wonderfully decorated cozy (small) 2 bedroom apartment
the whole condo was very clean
the property is clean except for the bathroom
check in was easy and the condo was clean and well kept
always inviting clean well equipped
karen is a really great owner and very available to answer questions as needed
the location is amazing
the location is perfect and close to everything
this is a great location
be prepared to walk up the stairs the location was awesome- on the boardwalk and close to everything
its at the heart of everything yet still is calm and peaceful
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The perfect beach getaway

Whether you long for a sun-kissed relaxation or crave some water-based activities, Bethany Beach is a great match for your getaway. Have peaceful days, sunbathing on the sandy shore or swimming in the calm waters of the ocean. Enjoy shopping at Garfield Parkway and strolling on the boardwalk and create lasting memories with your family and friends at one of the best beachfront accommodations on our list.

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