Your summer to-do list includes soaking up as much sun and sand as possible. Get a head start on your planning by checking out these top 10 beaches across the country that offer more than just life guards and bathrooms for families in search of a memorable vacation. Flip through the gallery to discover the top beachy destinations hand-picked by our friends at Family Vacation Critic.

Rehoboth Beach, De

Family Vacation Critic cites Rehoboth Beach as one of the most popular (if not the most) family vacation destination in all of Delaware. And, once you hear everything the place has to offer it’ll be no surprise why it’s tops. With a board walk (bring your bikes!), family-friendly beach, arcade games, food stands (hint: you don’t have to pack lunch) and amusement rides, there’s something for everyone here.

3 Things Your Kids Will Love:
• Amusement rides on the boardwalk
• Wide beaches
• Numerous boardwalk eateries and restaurants


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Have you visited any of these beaches with your family? Tell us about your experience! What other destinations should Family Vacation Critic add to their list? Share your thoughts in the comments below!

— Erin Lem with Family Vacation Critic


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