The City of Lewes, DE
Lewes is a popular city in the state of Delaware with a total of 3,187 residents living there. Lewes is ranked as the twelfth most populated city in Delaware and the 4703rd most populated city in the United States, and is located in Sussex County. The largest nearby city to Lewes is Dover, approximately 37 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Lewes, including State Room The, Grotto Pizza, Lazy Susan's Seafood Deli, Arby's Roast Beef Restaurant and Meoli Companies. For a larger selection of Lewes restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Lewes Golf Courses, Museums and/or Beaches, including the Zwaanendael Museum, Old Landing Golf Course, Midway Par 3 Golf Course, Pitch-n-Putt Course at Golf Park at Rehoboth Beach and Lewes. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Lewes please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 4 airports are located in or near Lewes:
- Cape May County Airport (WWD)
- Georgetown Sussex County Airport (GED)
- Ocean City Municipal Airport (OCE)
- Salisbury - Ocean City Wicomico Regional Airport (SBY)
Lewes, Delaware Climate and WeatherIn the month of October, Lewes experiences an average high temperature of 69 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in October are usually about 50 degrees with an average rainfall of 3.42 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Lewes with daytime temperatures averaging 83 degrees in the summer, and 47 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Lewes to receive an average of 3.63 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 4.43 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 101 degrees in the summer and as low as -11 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Lewes should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 67 degrees, and nighttime lows of 48.
Lewes, Delaware Attractions
1Air Mobility Command Museum - , Dover Air Force Base,
Dover Air Force Base or Dover AFB is a United States Air Force base located two miles southeast of the city of Dover, Delaware.
2Avalon - , Avalon,
Avalon is a borough in Cape May County, New Jersey, on Seven Mile Island. The town is one of the most affluent communities along the Jersey Shore and is home to some of the most expensive real estate on the east coast. In 2007, Forbes listed Avalon to be the 65th most expensive zip code in the US. The Washingtonian magazine even named Avalon the "chicest beach" in the mid-Atlantic, the place to see women in diamonds and designer swimwear.
3Barratt's Chapel - Frederica,
Barratt's Chapel is a chapel in Kent County, Delaware. It was built in 1780, on land donated by Philip Barratt, a prominent political figure in the area. Barratt, who had recently become a Methodist, wanted to build a center for the growing Methodist movement in Delaware.
4Baywood Greens - , Long Neck,
The Baywood Greens is an 18 hole public golf course in Sussex County Delaware. Built in 1998, this Long Neck course designed by www.baywoodgreens.com is open all year. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 302-947-9800. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: Long Neck Rd Off Route 24, Long Neck, DE 19966
5Beach Club Golf Links, The -Inner Links - , Berlin,
The Beach Club Golf Links, The -Inner Links is an 18 hole public golf course in Worcester County Maryland. This course is located in the city of Berlin. Tee times are accepted up to 365 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 410-641-4653.
Address: 9715 Deer Park Rd, Berlin, MD 21811
6Bethany Bay Golf Club - Millville,
The Bethany Bay Golf Club is a 9 hole public golf course in Sussex County Delaware. Built in 1996, this Millville course designed by Joe Lucido is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 30 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 302-539-3833. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 2 Lee Ln, Millville, DE 19970
7Bethany Beach - Bethany Beach,
Bethany Beach is an incorporated town in Sussex County, Delaware. According to 2006 Census Bureau estimates, the population of the town is 943; however, during the summer months some 15,000 more populate the town as vacationers. It is part of the Seaford, Delaware Micropolitan Statistical Area.
8Bowers Beach - , Bowers,
Bowers is a town in Kent County, Delaware. It is part of the Dover, Delaware Metropolitan Statistical Area. According to 2006 Census Bureau estimates, the population of the town is 330.
9Broadkill Beach - , Broadkill Beach,
Broadkill Beach is an beach community in Sussex County, in the U.S. state of Delaware, that can be found on the Broadkill River. It is part of the Seaford, Delaware Micropolitan Statistical Area.
10Cape Course at Jonathan's Landing - Magnolia,
The Cape Course at Jonathan's Landing is a 27 hole public golf course in Kent County Delaware. Built in 1996, this Magnolia course is open all year. For tee time information call the pro shop at 302-697-8204. The golf course dress code is as follows: Collared shirt, no cutoffs, denim OK.
Address: 1309 Ponderosa Dr, Magnolia, DE 19962
Lewes, Delaware Hotels
Lewes, Delaware Restaurants
This is a list of Lewes Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Seafood, Pizza Restaurants, Fast Foods & Carry Out and Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt Shops. Happy Dining!
Published September 16, 2010
Experience the Real Jersey Shore including the Wildwood beaches, North Wildwood or Wildwood Crest, boogie boarding, boardwalk trams, rides and restaurants
Published September 10, 2010
Cape May New Jersey is a picturesque seaside resort town with gorgeous Victorian architecture on the National Register of Historic Places. Explore the beaches restaurants and horse-drawn rides.