Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Milford

The area's monuments and temples are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Milford. Renowned for its gardens, sporting events and beaches, this city welcomes all visitors. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, Vrbo has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in Milford

Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Milford a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Shawnee Country Club (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Delaware State Fairgrounds (10.5 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Harrington Raceway and Casino (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • South Rookery Golf Course (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Nassau Valley Winery (16.7 mi / 26.8 km)
  • Midway Par 3 Golf Course (18.3 mi / 29.5 km)

Seasonal weather in Milford

If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, July, June, August and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 30°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Milford

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Milford is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Slaughter Beach (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Killens Pond State Park (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Milton Memorial Park (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Lewes Beach (16.8 mi / 27 km)
  • George H.P. Smith Park (16.9 mi / 27.2 km)
  • Mary Vessels Park (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Milford

Fly into Georgetown, DE (GED-Sussex County), the closest airport, located 17 mi (27.3 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Cape May, NJ (WWD-Cape May County), which is 25.9 mi (41.7 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Milford?

Yes, our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 339 vacation rentals near Milford. From 282 houses to 53 flats & apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Milford for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Milford?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Milford:

  • Rehoboth by the Sea: 888 vacation rentals
  • Historic District: 63 vacation rentals
  • Canal Corkran: 377 vacation rentals
  • Sawgrass South: 19 vacation rentals
  • Dodds Addition: 455 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Milford?

Vrbo UK offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Milford. From Vrbo UK travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • The Rookery North Golf Course: 348 vacation rentals
  • Abbott's Mill Nature Center: 193 vacation rentals
  • Williams Pond Park: 15 vacation rentals
  • 1812 Memorial Park: 3,764 vacation rentals
  • Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk: 2,781 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Milford?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 282 Houses in Milford. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Milford include:

  • Flats: 53 rentals available
  • Cottages: 21 rentals available
  • Cabins: 21 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Milford?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 130 vacation rentals with pool available in Milford. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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