Wilmington Vacation Rentals

Our Favorite Vacation Rentals in Wilmington

  • Home to stay
     Family Stay
    Booking.com
    From
    $55
  • The Hamilton , Hosted Homestay, Free Parking
    ExcellentHome/Apartment
    HolidayLettings
    From
    $157
  • The Sweet Escape
     3br Home/Apartment
    HolidayLettings
    From
    $292
  • Philadelphia Phire
     5br Home/Apartment
    HolidayLettings
    From
    $1,091
  • Inn at M&M
     6br Country House
    HolidayLettings
    From
    $1,619
  • Walk To Downtown, Train/Bus & Riverfront - 10min
    ExcellentHome/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $82
  • Modern Midtown Gem
    GoodHome/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $127
  • The Postel House Guest Cottage
    ExcellentHome/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $92

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Wilmington Vacation Rentals with a Pool

  • 2 Bedroom Condo with Pool and Gym
    Good2br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $189
  • Spacious Guest house in Chadds Ford
    ExcellentHome/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $316
  • Walnut Valley Retreat, New, Spacious and Peaceful!
    Excellent3br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $167
  • House with pool
    Good3br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $268

Wilmington Vacation Rentals with Wi-Fi

  • Titi Tina's near train/bus & Downtown Fast WiFi
    Good2br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $73
  • {☆SPECIALS☆} City home Modern trad chic + sleek
     Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $155
  • HOUSE OR ROOM TO RENT PER DAY/WEEK
     3br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $155
  • Charming home in the heart of Wilmington
    Excellent3br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $245

Wilmington Pet-Friendly Vacation Rentals

  • Private In-law Suite
     Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $52
  • Luxurious 4BR home w/ king bed, indoor pond & gym✨
    Excellent4br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $424
  • Perfect for 4+(not entire home)
    Excellent2br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $131
  • “Eagles Nest”: perfect for your weekend getaway!
    Excellent2br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $141

Wilmington Travel Guide

If you're looking for a historical place to spend a long weekend, look no further than Wilmington, Delaware. Wilmington is the most rapidly changing city in Delaware and is known for its history, nature, and things to do. Wilmington was first settled in the early 1600s and throughout the centuries has since been occupied by several countries; these cultural influences can be seen in the architecture of Wilmington is part of what makes the city so unique.

There are plenty of activities and sights in Wilmington for travelers, from museums and art galleries to sightseeing tours to outdoor fun. Wilmington is a relatively large city, so has a vibrant downtown where most of the action takes place. For great walking tours, visit one of the nine historical districts, each packed with century-old buildings, landmarks, and plenty of vacation rentals for visitors.

Things to Do in Wilmington

Start you stay off in Wilmington with the historical buildings and landmarks: Hagley Museum and Library is located at a gorgeous green forest park and has beautiful views of nature. The marvellous museum is great to learn about the history of Wilmington. Elsewhere, Delaware Art Museum is perfect if you like American art and are interested in local artists.

If you traveling with children, visit the Delaware Children’s Museum, a fun place with interactive exhibits and plenty of areas to play. Meanwhile, Rockwood Museum is amazing to learn about the past four centuries in Wilmington, plus, the gorgeous Victorian-style building is worth seeing just in itself. The Brandywine Zoo is another great family option as it has recently been the birthplace of red pandas and is home to all sorts of adorable animals. Once the kids have gone to bed, check out one of the many great old downtown bars, some of which still have a nostalgic 1920s feel.

For an incredible park and garden, spend some time at the Winterthur Museum’s garden which is packed with colorful flowers and plants. For a little luxury, the majestic Nemours Mansion and Gardens has stunning features and a large green space complete with fountains. The Grand Opera House is as equally decadent and makes for a truly memorable evening out.

Best Places to Stay in Wilmington

The best areas to stay are in the nine historical districts close to downtown. These spots are close to stores, restaurants, and a range of activities, as well as have the best vacation home and apartment rentals.

If you are traveling with family and want a larger vacation rental house, make sure to check out the districts and areas near the parks and forests -- these tend to have many bedrooms and bathrooms for bigger groups. Some vacation rentals are pet-friendly too, so your furriest member can join in all the fun.

Best Time to Visit Wilmington

The best time to visit Wilmington is in August when the weather is sunny and ideal for outdoor activities and hikes. In the summer months, the average temperature sits around 87 degrees and is particularly humid.

Winter is very cold and wet, averaging 30 degrees in temperature. That said, Wilmington is gorgeous during winter, so if you don't mind the cold, it's a great festive getaway.

Price and Availability in Wilmington

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

The Weather in Wilmington

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Wilmington. The warmest months in Wilmington are March and June, when temperatures reach 98 ˚F. The coolest month is December, when temperatures drop to 5 ˚F. The wettest month in Wilmington is July with 8.54 inches of rain, while the driest month is April with 0.48 inches of rain.

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Vacation Rentals in Wilmington

Pick the perfect rental for your trip at AllTheRooms.com. We aggregate Airbnb, Priceline, Agoda and others. We have 385 vacation rentals, hotels and other accommodation types in Wilmington ranging from inexpensive options to extravagant places to stay. For those traveling on a budget, the cheapest place to stay in Wilmington is available at $20 per night. An average accommodation in Wilmington costs on average $111 per night.

If you want to stay connected during your vacation, then you can choose from over 223 accommodations in Wilmington that have WiFi. We have 44 accommodations that come with breakfast included. Choose from 28 places to stay that provide gym facilities, so you don't miss a single workout. If you're planning on getting to Wilmington by car, be sure to choose from 207 accommodations that provide parking. We track 12 accommodations that have a pool or jacuzzi.

If you're traveling with your best friend, then be sure to select one of the 45 pet-friendly accommodations available.

We combine a wide variety of Wilmington accommodations including vacation rentals, home stays, hostels and other unique places to stay into one easy search. We show results from more than 3 providers, including 225 places to stay from Airbnb, 11 accommodations from Priceline and 4 places to stay from Agoda.

223 of the accommodations in Wilmington have been reviewed and rated. 60% are rated great. 120 accommodations allow instant booking.

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