Destination guide

The beachside setting of Fenwick Island is ready to explore

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Fenwick Island. This trendy city attracts visitors thanks to its restaurants and shopping. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Fenwick Island

Do you want to find top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Fenwick Island a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Thunder Lagoon Waterpark (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Golf Down Under (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Lost Treasure Golf (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Bayside Resort Golf Club (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • The Links at Lighthouse Sound (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Bethany Beach Boardwalk (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Fenwick Island

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 28°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Fenwick Island

Fenwick Island is famous for its pristine beaches and beautiful ocean views. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Fenwick Island is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Maryland Beach (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Fenwick Island State Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Northside Park (2 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Assawoman Bay (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Ocean City Beach (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Bethany Beach Nature Center (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Fenwick Island

The nearest airport is in Ocean City, MD (OCE-Ocean City Municipal), located 11 mi (17.7 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Georgetown, DE (GED-Sussex County), which is 23.1 mi (37.2 km) away.

Where to stay near Fenwick Island?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 5,262 holiday rentals near Fenwick Island. From 1,123 Houses to 3,131 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Fenwick Island is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Fenwick Island?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Fenwick Island:

  • Maison Sur-Mer: 58 holiday homes
  • South Rehoboth: 1,207 holiday homes
  • The Pines: 691 holiday homes
  • Ann Acres: 387 holiday homes
  • Rehoboth by the Sea: 1,019 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Fenwick Island?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Fenwick Island. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Fenwick Island State Park: 6,787 holiday rentals
  • Thunder Lagoon Waterpark: 6,797 holiday rentals
  • DiscoverSea Shipwreck Museum: 6,717 holiday rentals
  • Jungle Jim's River Safari Water Park: 4,260 holiday rentals
  • Rehoboth Beach: 2,825 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Fenwick Island listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Fenwick Island?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,123 Houses in Fenwick Island. Our other popular types of Fenwick Island holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 3,131 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 870 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 50 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Villas and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Fenwick Island?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3,393 holiday homes with pool available in Fenwick Island. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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