Whether you’re seeking a luxurious coastal retreat, an expansive country estate, or a grand residence within a historic neighborhood, Delaware has it all. Situated along the Atlantic Ocean and just a short distance to both Washington D.C. and Philadelphia, Delaware is the perfect place to live and play. In today’s blog, we’ll take you on a tour of the most expensive real estate in Delaware.

30073 SURFSIDE DR, NORTH BETHANY, DE, $5,500,000

First on our list of million dollar homes in Delaware is this beachfront property in North Bethany, a highly desirable neighborhood of Bethany Beach in Sussex County. This expansive 8-bedroom, 8-bath, 7,000 square foot property is part of a gated community. Each resident has private, direct beach access steps right outside their door.

Welcome to the perfect beach house for big, extended family gatherings. After a day at the beach, your guests will love the convenience of entering the lower level breezeway complete with two private outdoor showers and a sauna. They can hop into the elevator and find their own room, with an en suite bathroom for privacy and comfort. The two-story great room offers a view of the ocean and opens out into a massive sundeck, ideal for sunbathing, grilling, or watching the sunset.

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Next on our list of the most expensive real estate in Delaware is a beautiful residence in New Castle County. Tucked in the affluent Westover neighborhood of Wilmington, this property stands out even among the magnificent homes that surround it. Timeless, well-appointed, and effortlessly elegant, it’s a place you won’t soon forget.

This 6-bedroom, 8-bath home has over 10,000 square feet of living space, all put to good use – from the cozy library to the gourmet kitchen to the downstairs fitness area. But the most breath-taking feature of this home is the master suite. You’ll find vaulted ceilings, a seating area with a fireplace, a private office and wet bar, custom built-ins, a dressing room, walk-in closet, and a laundry room. The bathroom is no less impressive with a spacious shower, large jetted tub, and relaxing views of the private backyard.

The listing includes the main residence plus a three-car carriage house with a modern apartment on the top floor, perfect for a nanny or guests. Plus, the home sits on one and a half acres with mature trees for privacy.

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This may not be the most expensive house in Delaware, but its amenities offer comfort and conveniences that are priceless. You’ll find every luxury possible in this 6,000 square foot, 5-bedroom, 6-bath home, just minutes from downtown Wilmington.

Let’s begin with all the fun you can have outside. Cool off in the refinished saltwater swimming pool. Whip up a gourmet meal in your outdoor kitchen made of slate and stone, complete with a Fogazzo Portuguese BBQ. Invite a huge crowd – there’s a covered Pergola with seating for ten. Keep the party going at night with your built-in speakers and integrated lighting. But don’t worry about maintenance – you’ll have a robotic pool vacuum and an irrigation system for the lawn and garden. Inside, the finished lower level features its own movie theater, including a 92-inch screen and projector, plus a large gym with an aerobic floor.

When it’s time to relax, this home has even more to offer. The master suite is remarkably spacious with a sitting room, two dressing rooms with California closets, and separate vanities in the bathroom. The master bath has marble counters, rain showerheads, and an enormous jetted soaking tub. No doubt, this home could make your life easier and more enjoyable!

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We hope you enjoyed this tour of million dollar homes in Delaware. Ready to find yours? Contact a BHHS Fox & Roach real estate professional to start your home search.