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Celebrate life and family in style at the Canalside Inn! Our special events are truly spectacular, offering exclusivity and a chance to take over the entire property. Whether it’s a beach wedding, family reunion, bachelor or bachelorette party, birthday celebration, or retreat, Canalside Inn is the perfect group events venue. With 13 rooms, we can accommodate your entire group, providing a home away from home experience. We are flexible and offer options for smaller groups as well.

Canalside Inn provides everything you need in one place to create the experience of a lifetime. Groups get exclusive use of a full kitchen to bring and prepare your own food, an indoor lounge and outdoor space to socialize with family, private complimentary amenities, and an optional party bus.
Canalside Inn is the ideal destination to host your wedding festivities. Reserve the entire hotel exclusively for your wedding party or reserve a block of rooms. Canalside Inn is the perfect place for all your out of town guests to stay. Create an unforgettable experience for family and friends to socialize in our lounge, prepare meals in our kitchen, and gather outside for a rehearsal dinner or reception.
Let our expert team plan a meaningful, memorable and fun family reunion. We manage the organization so you can enjoy time well deserved with your family. Host your next family reunion at the Canalside Inn!
Prepare for an unforgettable weekend at Canalside Inn, where your bachelor or bachelorette party dreams come true. We’ll handle the logistics while you indulge in endless fun, soak up the sun, and explore downtown Rehoboth. Ask about our party bus for convenient transportation. Get ready for an epic experience that will make lasting memories.


  • Sleeping accommodations
  • Full kitchen for preparing or catering meals
  • Indoor event space for 40 people
  • 3000 sq ft of outdoor event spaces for up to 100 people
  • Private Transportation on our party bus for 26 people
  • State-of-the-art audiovisual equipment
  • Enjoy scenic views of the Rehoboth Canal
  • Located within walking distance to the Rehoboth Beach boardwalk, bars, and restaurants

How it works

Let our team bring your celebration to life. We custom tailor each event based on your needs and vision:
Contact us directly for how to reserve our boutique Delaware hotel at an exclusive use rate.

Reservation Options

Option a: Pay in full for the entire group reservation. The customer making the booking must submit a rooming list with guest details.
Option b: Our team will create a booking link for your group, where all the trip details, pricing, and room options for your Rehoboth Beach vacation will be available for your group. Each guest will be able to book their room individually at the group rate.

Group event plan options

Imagine bringing your dream event to life with a curated combination of activities and unforgettable experiences. With our expertise, we’ll connect you to a handpicked list of preferred vendors who offer top-notch services. Through our VIP introductions, you’ll enjoy exclusive access and special pricing. Let us assist you in planning the perfect event that exceeds your expectations.
Included in every stay are complementary amenities such as bikes, beach chairs, fire pits, a pool, and a hot tub (seasonal). Group reservations also have the ability to book optional rentals:
  • Round-trip Private transportation on the Canalside Inn party bus to beach for 1 day 
  • Round-trip private transportation on the Canalside Inn party bus to 1 off-site event (within 40 miles of Canalside Inn) 
  • Round or Rectangle seated tables 
  • Chairs
  • Linens

#1 All-Inclusive Complete Celebration

With the all-inclusive solution, our team plans the perfect activities for a complete celebration. We will create an ideal agenda for making the most of your stay with a few options to customize your experience. The best part? Everything is coordinated prior to your arrival. Simply show up, eat, play, and stay. (Prices vary with guest selection of menu items and activities).
Example Itinerary:
Day 1
  • 3 p.m. Check-In
  • 5 p.m. Beach Bonfire or Happy Hour with hors d’oeuvres at top rated local restaurant
Day 2
  • 8 a.m. Continental Breakfast at Canalside Inn
  • Optional Group Excursion
  • 5 p.m.  Dinner at top-rated local restaurant or Beach Bonfire
Day 3
  •  8 a.m. Sunday Brunch at Canalside Inn
Included with Booking:
  • Exclusive Use of ALL outdoor space for the duration of stay
  • Exclusive Use of Kitchen and guest lounge for the duration of stay
  • Two outdoor bars with stools
  • Outdoor fire pits with seating

#2 Do It Yourself With Help

Create a combination of activities and experiences that make your dream event come true. We’ll connect you to a list of our preferred vendors so you can play with Rehoboth Beach’s best. You’ll get top service with our VIP introductions and special pricing.
Included with Booking:
  • Exclusive Use of ALL outdoor space for the duration of stay
  • Exclusive Use of Kitchen and guest lounge for the duration of stay
  • Two outdoor bars with stools
  • Outdoor fire pits with seating
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Rent our party bus!

There’s nothing quite like having a chauffeur take charge of the driving. With one-way and round trip drop off options to local and out of town destinations, you and your group can enjoy an unforgettable day or night out.

Read a recent Event review

You will never know just how much staying at the Canalside Inn meant to my family and me. I can’t thank you enough for the memories made and how much staying at your Inn meant to my family and added to their wedding experience.

Barbara Macquarrie