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Dover, Delaware Travel Guide

Within the heart of Delaware lies its capital, Dover. If you are looking forward to having a nice time with family and friends, then this city of glamour and glitz is the best place for you to be. The city itself is historic with lots of historical sites to see.

Things to Do in Dover, Delaware

Dover is a perfect place to spend your vacation with family and friends. It’s currently home to one of the most beautiful and clean beaches you could ever find in the region. Enjoy the wonderful sunset, brilliant waves, and exquisite surfing at the Rehoboth Beach in Delaware. Because of the city’s large size, it is connected with restaurants, shops, hotels, and lots of entertainment. There are plenty of amazing people to meet with. During summer, the bandstand throws free concerts to entertain beach lovers. Take the kids along, as we are sure they would be more than happy while playing in the water or better yet building sand castles. It’s a perfect place to bond with family and friends.

Have you seen the Air Mobility Command Museum which housed the Aviation history? If you are up for a little adventure, then visit this scintillating museum which holds up the rich history of United States Military Aviation. Located in the Dover Air Force Base, the museum is a garage to an old collection of airplanes. The guides are wonderful and super friendly. This place oozes of history. Don’t be left out!

A visit to one of the best tracks in the country would convince you that Dover is a land of “Speedy Cars”. The Dover International Speedway holds a NASCAR event at least twice a year. Be among the spectators and watch the cars fly by. The smell of rubber and fast cars will definitely give you the thrill you seek. The seats are comfortable, and parking spaces are easy to find and convenient. The tracks are clean and modern. Watch the NASCAR Winston Cup, Busch & Craftsman Truck Series, and so much more.

The city of Dover is a historical city. Right from its birth, it preserved lots of its history which are now being displayed at the museums and antique stores scattered around the city. Ever heard of a talking machine museum? We highly recommend you visit the Johnson Victrola Museum and check out their wide and historical collection of early talking machines, records you never knew existed, and other interesting artifacts. The admission is free but there is a donation box which you will find at the right corner, just beside the door. The guides are extremely jovial and have an in-depth knowledge of each artifact. The museum is located at New Street, Dover.

Best Places to Stay in Dover, Delaware

Dover is known for its accommodating nature. It has lots of pleasant vacation homes and rentals available at your disposal. Visit www.AllTheRooms.com for more information.

Best Time to Visit Dover, Delaware

The weather in Dover is generally pleasant. However, each season comes with its advantages and disadvantages. During winter, December brings lots of snow, and skiing is perfect during this time. Also, the best time to visit Dover for warm weather activities is from early June to mid-September.

Food in Dover, Delaware

Dover has lots of elite and exotic restaurants scattered throughout the city. Be sure to visit any of them for scrumptious dishes. You can try the Yukon Korean BBQ & Sushi Bar, Grey Fox Grille & Public House, Chaiyo Sushi & Thai, and so much more.

Price and Availability in Dover

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The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Dover tends to be Wednesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in Dover tend to be busiest on Fridays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.
The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Dover is in November, while the cheapest month is in January. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Dover is in the high season in June. Dover has its low season in January, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The Weather in Dover

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Dover. The hottest month in Dover is May, when temperatures peak at 94 ˚F. The coolest month is December, when temperatures drop to 19 ˚F. The wettest month in Dover is November with 5.07 inches of rain, while the driest month is January with 0.54 inches of rain.

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Vacation Rentals in Dover

Browse vacation rentals from all the leading providers including Airbnb, Priceline, Agoda and more at AllTheRooms.com. We have 312 vacation rentals, hotels and other places to stay in Dover ranging from inexpensive options to luxury places to stay. A vacation in Dover can be budget-friendly - our cheapest price vacation rental is available at $17 per night. In general, an accommodation in Dover will cost you $96 per night.

Those looking to get some work done during their trip to Dover can choose from 121 places to stay that have WiFi. 19 places to stay include a morning meal. Choose from 25 accommodations that provide gym options, so you won't miss a single workout. If you are driving to Dover, you'll want to pick from 124 places to stay that provide parking. We track 25 vacation rentals that have a pool or jacuzzi.

If you're traveling with a furry friend, then be sure to choose one of the 22 pet-friendly accommodations available.

AllTheRooms compares vacation rentals, hotels and other unique accommodation types from many providers in Dover, including 107 places to stay from Airbnb, 18 accommodations from Priceline and 9 places to stay from Agoda

165 of our accommodations in Dover have been reviewed and rated. 61% are rated excellent or good. 74 accommodations allow instant booking.

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