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Top tips for finding the perfect Delaware hotel
If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Delaware, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Delaware in January and February.
Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Delaware if you stay on a Monday. The opposite is true for, Tuesday, which is usually the most expensive day.
Book at least 28 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Delaware accommodation.
The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Delaware found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $69, while the most expensive was $1,919.
How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Delaware for 2 days.
Those that would like to spend their trip in nature may want to visit Cape Henlopen State Park, which dates all the way back to the 1600s. It’s known for having beautiful beaches, miles of walking and hiking trails, as well as a nature center that travelers can visit during their stay in order to learn more about the nearby ecosystems. For lodging that is just a short drive from this park, there is the stylish Hampton Inn Rehoboth Beachlewes.
If you want to visit a few museums during your vacation, head on over to the city of Dover, which is the capital of Delaware. There are quite a few interesting attractions that you can explore, including the Air Mobility Command Museum, the Biggs Museum of American Art, and the Johnson Victrola Museum. The Red Roof Inn & Suites Dover Downtown is a budget-friendly place to stay that is centrally located in the city.
History enthusiasts won’t want to miss out on the opportunity to spend some time in the charming town of New Castle. It’s filled with impressive architecture and interesting maritime history, making it a great place to walk around and explore. You can always go on a boat ride in the historic Delaware Bay. For an affordable place to stay, check out the Super 8 by Wyndham New Castle.
To enjoy a romantic getaway, spend a few days on Fenwick Island. This is a quiet and secluded location that offers beautiful ocean views and sunsets, making it a great spot to spend some quality time with your significant other. The Fenwick Shores, Tapestry Collection by Hilton is a chic hotel that is just a quick walk from the Fenwick Boardwalk.
FAQs when booking a hotel in Delaware
Hotels are safe environments for travelers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hotels in Delaware. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.
Based on KAYAK hotel searches, the most popular destination is Rehoboth Beach (67% of total searches to Delaware). The next most popular destinations are Dewey Beach (13%) and Wilmington (10%). Searches for hotels in Dover (9%) are also popular.
KAYAK users have found double rooms in Delaware for as cheap as $45 (Newark) in the last 3 days. The average price is $318.
In the last 72 hours, users have found Delaware hotels for tonight for as low as $56 (Rehoboth Beach). Users have also found 3-star hotels from $73 (Newark) and 4-star+ hotels from $122 (Dover).
In the last 72 hours, users have found Delaware hotels for this weekend for as low as $65 (New Castle) per night. Users have also found 3-star hotels from $189 (Rehoboth Beach) and 4-star+ hotels from $343 (Wilmington).
If you’re looking for a nice beach resort to spend your vacation at, you may want to stay somewhere in Rehoboth Beach, as this is a particularly popular oceanfront destination in the state. The Atlantic Sands Hotel & Conference Center is a comfortable option that has an outdoor pool, while the Bay Resort Waterfront Hotel has its own private pier that guests can access. You can also choose to stay at the Bellmoor Inn and Spa, which is right near the ocean and has two pools.
Travelers that are in the mood to treat themselves can always opt to stay at a luxury hotel. The Boardwalk Plaza Hotel in Rehoboth Beach is a particularly popular choice that has on-site fine dining, while The Inn at Montchanin Village & Spa - A Historic Hotel of America is located in historic buildings from the 19th century.
Wilmington is known for being a great destination for families, as the city has quite a few kid-friendly activities, including the Children’s Museum of Wilmington and Brandywine Park. If you stay at the Courtyard by Marriott Wilmington Downtown, you will be right in the heart of this city.
Where to stay in Delaware?
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