Long, long, ago, the building now known as Canalside Inn was constructed just feet from the sandy shoreline in Rehoboth Beach, DE.
Our was building formerly named Star of the Sea located near Rehoboth Ave and the Boardwalk on the beach.
In 1969, the building was lifted off the ground and moved to its current location at 34 Sixth St., Rehoboth Beach, DE 1971.
The Inn has known many names over the years – from Star of the Sea, Moonwalk Hotel to Sand in my Shoes before becoming known as the Canalside Inn around 2000.
Dr. Bryan and Kristen Deptula, the Inn’s current owners and owners of prominent leadership training academy BKD Leaders, found themselves drawn to Rehoboth, where Dr. Bryan spent his childhood summers. The couple’s combined 20 years of professional hospitality experience, coupled with extensive travel to more than 26 countries and 40 states, helped inspire a desire to create a one-of-a-kind guesthouse that seamlessly blends a carefree guest experience with a training, development, and strategic executive retreat environment.
Canalside Inn is the winner of Best of Delaware 2020. Canalside Inn was Voted Best Bed and Breakfast Inn by Delaware Today Magazine.
Canalside Inn is an upscale, pet friendly, Boutique Hotel and Inn located in Rehoboth Beach, DE; a place where you can bring your families for vacation, reserve the whole Inn for your entire wedding party, as well as work with colleagues for a mid-week business retreat. Canalside Inn feels like both a place to meet and celebrate with loved ones in chic accommodations, and a place to escape from the office to focus leadership teams on growing your business. Canalside Inn special offers and packages are designed to give the best possible value alongside luxurious treatments for people and pets.
Canalside Inn is committed to values-centered customer service, making a positive environmental impact. We are proud to use only non-toxic, biodegradable cleaning products. We eliminated all tiny soap and shampoo bottles. Canalside Inn uses McKesson Antimicrobial and Antibacterial wash products in bulk.
Canalside Inn has a very special and unique experience in-house for you when you Stay, Play, Celebrate, Meet and Retreat.
We are doing everything we can to ensure your travel safety and provide maximum flexibility as the situation around novel coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to evolve. During these unprecedented times, we want to take the worry out of booking your much needed and long overdue vacation. Canalside Inn is proud to introduce our stress-free #SafeStay FlexRate. . #SafeStay FlexRate offers the flexibility to change your reservation dates if you are unable to travel for any reason related to CoVid.
Book Now at the Canalside Inn with a $100 deposit (nonrefundable & Reusable). Full payment is due prior to check-in.
The health and well-being of our guests, team members and all who visit Canalside Inn is are highest priority. Out of an abundance of caution and care for our community, we follow recommendations by the American Hotel and Lodging Association to provide a #SafeStay
We are doing everything we can to ensure your travel safety and provide maximum flexibility as the situation around novel coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to evolve. We are aware of the confirmed cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the state of Delaware and our monitoring the situation closely. For Delaware specific updates please visit: de.gov/coronavirus