There’s no question that, sometimes, a boutique hotel provides just the right feel and environment for your trip or vacation. They are cozy, quaint, and they usually have something special about them that you just can’t find anywhere else.
On your next trip to the coast, ditch the corporate chains and get that genuine community feel at one of these hotels in the nation’s summer capital! In no particular order, here are some of the best boutique hotels in Rehoboth Beach:
The Rehoboth Guest House is a chic LGBTQ+ owned bed & breakfast. This charming establishment is located on Maryland Avenue and is just steps from the sea. If its close proximity to the beach isn’t enough to convince you, you are sure to fall in love with their cozy rooms that make you feel right at home.
As a sweet bonus, you can even rent their Ocean Front Condo! Every morning guests can expect to wake up to a hot and delicious breakfast along with hot coffee and fresh baked goods from the chef’s kitchen.
As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, Rehoboth Guest House has mandated masks and vaccines for all guests, staff, and visitors.
Canalside Inn is a family-owned boutique hotel located on 6th Street. Canalside Inn is surely a MUST VISIT as they were voted Best Bed & Breakfast/Inn Downstate in 2020 and 2021! This inn is best known for being pet-friendly so, bring your pup with you and enjoy taking them for a walk along the canal or take advantage of the complimentary doggie treats, dog towels, waste bags, food & water bowls, and more!
To make your stay twice as nice, they also offer several upgraded experiences, such as an in-room massage, kayak rentals, a party bus, along with other special offerings. Canalside Inn is also the perfect place to book your next special event!
If you’re looking to ensure maximum safety on your visit, Canalside Inn incorporates contactless hospitality to minimize contact. This establishment also requires vaccination against COVID-19 or a negative PCR test within 24 hours for all guests, staff, and visitors.
If you’re looking for a more luxurious stay on your next vacation, then the Bellmoor Inn and Spa might be for you! Housed on Christian Street, this inn is located in downtown Rehoboth where you can enjoy shopping, dining, and a short walk to the beach. This boutique hotel was voted the “Best Designed Hotel in Delaware” in 2018.
As you may have already guessed, this inn features a spa and other amenities such as complimentary breakfast and “Lobby Bar” which features drinks, appetizers, and desserts. Guests cannot also host events and meetings here as they also operate as a venue! Upscale comfort can surely be found at the Bellmoor Inn and Spa.
The Breakers Hotel & Suites is another pet-friendly hotel in Rehoboth Beach. Sitting on 2nd Street, this hotel is just a few blocks from the beach. Enjoy breakfast, free Starbucks coffee, the indoor pool, and Lake Gerar Park which is just a short walk away. At its convenient location, you can find food, shopping, scenic views, and the beach close by!
The Breakers has a number of dog-friendly rooms available for your choosing that you satisfy both you and your pup! Perhaps one of the best parts of staying at this hotel is the Lakeview rooms for guests to enjoy. They also have meeting rooms that are perfect for your group or event to rent.
Residing on Rehoboth Ave, Hotel Rehoboth was the first luxury boutique hotel located in the heart of Rehoboth Beach and is another great option for those looking for a more lavish stay during their trip. They’ve got all the bells and whistles when it comes to hotel amenities. Here you can find: a heated outdoor pool, an on-site restaurant and bar, daily served breakfast in Lupo Italian Kitchen, and more.
Hotel Rehoboth is also walking distance to the beach & boardwalk as well as other shopping and dining options. With 52 spacious guest rooms, Hotel Rehoboth is a perfect fit for hosting a large party of individuals or those extended family vacations!
Less than a mile from the beach is Ocean Glass Inn which sits on the bustling Rehoboth Ave. What’s unique about this boutique hotel, is that they offer rooms, cottages, and condominiums to guests. The cottages and condominiums are great family-friendly options for those traveling as a pack!
With this wide variety of options, you are guaranteed to find the perfect space to fit your needs. Ocean Glass Inn offers free breakfast and a reception hour daily in their new Glass Lounge! In 2020 they received the Loved by Guests “Most Wanted” Award from Hotels.com, and I’d have to agree, what isn’t there to love about this family-style inn?