Lewes, DE: Best Beach Town in America!

oceanAs if we needed affirmation that Lewes, DE is an amazing little town, a recent article by Country Living Magazine named this charming seaside town among the best beach towns in America! Their story listed Lewes among towns such as Key West, Florida, Chincoteague, Virginia, and Carmel-by-the-Sea in Cali, as well as a few others reaching everywhere from Maine to Oregon. So, just what makes Lewes so magnificent?

The Criteria for Beachtown Greatness

heron-1048938_640Actually, there were no specific criteria for this article in terms of fact-based figures or data. Country Living simply asked their Facebook fans for feedback on the best beach towns in America… and more than a thousand votes came in!

Discover Lewes, DE

Lewes ranked in at #20 on the Country Living list of Most Charming Beach Towns, right after nearby Ocean City, MD. As reasons for their choice, the magazine stated simply, “sand, sun, and sea”, and noted the charm and walkability of the town, as well as its simple, natural beauty, from undisturbed beaches to scenic nature trails and bird sanctuaries. It’s certainly not a bustling beachside city, like many of those found in California or Florida, but is instead an ideal retreat for those seeking peace, quiet, and the beauty of nature.

Homes for Sale in Lewes, DE

Vacation or Anytime Homes of Lewes

Whether you’re looking for a charming seaside vacation home, or some place to spend the year, Lewes offers plenty of options! New homes, older homes, even active adult communities are all common choices here. So for those seeking the escape and charm of a true seaside village, it’s time to discover Lewes, start searching homes for sale here, and contact Active Adult Realty to find that beachside dream home.