You'll Have A Front-Row View of the Delaware Cape Henlopen State Park in These Cozy Cabins
These Cape Henlopen State Park cabins are tucked away on the gorgeous eastern shore of Delaware – an absolutely beautiful place that totally defines “tranquility.” Better still, these Cape Henlopen cabins are available for visitors to reserve so you can enjoy this picture-perfect place for a whole weekend – or longer.
Also on the grounds is the amazing Seaside Nature Center, and they offer super-cool LIVE Osprey Cams on their website. Watch the vibrant wildlife of Delaware from the comfort of your own home if you can’t quite make it in person!
Make sure to book your Cape Henlopen State Park cabins well in advance via the website. Have you ever been to this gorgeous peninsula? Where have you found the best cabins in DE in the Cape Henlopen area? Tell us all about it in the comments!
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Can you walk to the beach from Cape Henlopen State Park?
Another cool feature of Cape Henlopen State Park is their "green initiative" which allows you to borrow bikes to use in the park and on the 3.3-mile biking and walking trails. From the park to the beach is about three miles so it is definitely walkable, however, if you are hauling your gear it might be better to drive or pack up a bike carrier and bike to the beach. Of the beaches in the area (Bethany, Rehoboth, and Dewey) the beach at Cape Henlopen State Park is less busy with better parking options so it is the hidden gem of beaches in the area.
Are dogs allowed on the beach in Cape Henlopen State Park?
Cape Henlopen State Park is a mostly dog-friendly park as long as your dog is on a leash. The camping areas and certain pet-friendly areas of the beach are open for dogs. However, the swimming beach and boardwalk are prohibited to dogs during the summer months, May through September.
Can you rent a beach-front cottage near Cape Henlopen State Park?
Why yes, you can. There are plenty of Delaware Airbnb properties to choose from in the area. Why hike to the beach when you can step out the back door and be right on the beach? This charming lakefront cottage is a short bike ride from historic downtown Lewes. Enjoy small-town living with a family getaway in this three-bedroom, two-bathroom cottage that sleeps up to eight. Unfortunately, no pets are allowed but you can at least pack your children and let them enjoy a family beach vacation in Delaware. Plus you are only a short drive from Cape Henlopen State Park for all of the outdoor activities, scenic views, and wildlife it offers.