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Cape Henlopen State Park Campground

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Pool & Beach (4)
42 Cape Henlopen Dr, Lewes, DE 19958-1168 See on map
Pets Allowed
Free Wifi
Golf course
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

While the young man sits in the air conditioned Campground Registration Booth, he will not let you drive through the Campground to find a suitable campsite, then come back and pay for it. WALK, that at 2 PM, 97 degrees with the sun high and...More

2  Thank BackPacker228988
Reviewed 11 July 2018

This place really is a great campground. Clean, pet-friendly, and so easy-going. But I really thought the beach was much closer. We had to drive about 5-10 min and then you have to battle for a parking spot once you get to the beach entrance....More

5  Thank 537carlyf
Reviewed 15 June 2018

The new changes to this park has made it awful for those who have camped there for years. We also had to cancel our vacation because we booked a site almost a year ago that is one of our favorite sites (A even numbered row)...More

3  Thank MKDesiree
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

We stayed at Cape Henlopen State Park over the weekend(Thursday-Sunday). Unfortunately, we stayed in 2 separate sites due to them being booked. It would be nice if the park rangers or volunteers checking us in had a schedule and ability to move camper to different...More

2  Thank annmcgarrity
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Totally agree with the many other reviews of how this campground has taken a serious bad turn. Why add so much paving and concrete to a state park? They squeezed in lots of extra sites and space is minimal now at many of them. Trees...More

5  Thank drala1
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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US$25 - US$31 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Cape Henlopen State Park Campground Hotel Lewes
United States > Delaware > Lewes
Number of rooms
Price range
US$25 - US$31 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Cape Henlopen State Park Campground Hotel Lewes
United States > Delaware > Lewes
Traveller (106)
Room & Suite (14)
Pool & Beach (4)
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1 September 2018|
Response from annmcgarrity | Reviewed this property |
It’s good at the campground area & I agree it was spotty at the beach area but I was at the public beach entrance near the campground & Fort.
Kelly S
3 August 2018|
Response from annmcgarrity | Reviewed this property |
I actually don’t know. But if you call the actual campground and speak with the volunteers or rangers and not the reservation line. They are super helpful and knowledgeable about the campground. When we went it was a pretty... More
24 January 2018|
Response from Dinkerbugs |
Folks have said that the outer G loop sites are big. I booked a large site at the end of E loop for my 8 person tent.
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"It's a campground, not a hotel"
20 Nov 2017
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"Read the site descriptions carefully"
8 Oct 2017
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"Carefully check out the picture of the site when booking at this campground."
24 Jun 2017
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"Sites on the periphery seem to be more private and spacious."
19 Aug 2016
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