1700 E Lebanon Road, Dover, DE 19901-5845
Phone: 302/735-4700   |   Fax: 302/735-1604   |   63 Rooms
Check Out Time: 11:00 AM   |   Check In: 4:00 PM   |   Online Reservations

Situated directly across from the Dover Air Force Base, this Delaware hotel offers comfort and convenience at a reasonable rate.

Experience the highest quality of customer service, comfort and convenience while staying at the BEST WESTERN Galaxy Inn. Located right across from the Dover Air Force Base in Delaware, this Dover hotel is situated in the quiet southern end of town while still providing convenient access to many local attractions. Hotel guests will find themselves minutes away from historic downtown Dover and the Dover Downs Racetrack and Casino.

The BEST WESTERN Galaxy Inn offers 63 well-appointed guest rooms, each featuring a microwave, refrigerator, cable television with STARZ® and free high-speed Internet access. Enjoy a complimentary continental breakfast each morning to start off the day. The hotel also features a fitness room, outdoor swimming pool, guest laundry and some business services.

Just minutes from the hotel, guests can take a tour of the State Capitol or of Dover Air Force Base, home of the "C-5 Galaxy" cargo transport aircrafts. Enjoy bay area fishing or lying on the beach at Rehoboth or Dewey Beach. Hotel guests will also be close to a variety of local shopping. Guests traveling on business will appreciate the hotel's close proximity to corporate locations such as the State and County Offices, Kraft Foods Inc. and Playtex Products Inc. Both Delaware State University and Wesley College are also located nearby.

Make a reservation today and save at the BEST WESTERN Galaxy Inn! Enjoy your stay.


Hotel Amenities & Services

  • Wireless internet connection in public areas
  • Exercise facilities
  • Complimentary continental breakfast, choice of breads, cereal, fruit, eggs, yogurt, juice, coffee, and hot items
  • Outdoor pool
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Truck/RV parking
  • Free parking
  • Fax services
  • Photocopy services
  • Interior Corridor
  • Internet access
  • High Speed Internet Access
  • Exercise facility Open from 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
  • Stair stepper True Fitness Elliptical
  • Stationary bike True Fitness
  • Treadmill True Fitness
  • Safe deposit box
  • Cable or satellite television 60+ cable channels
  • Free wireless internet available in public areas; Free in-room wireless internet access; Free wireless internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms


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Conveniently located, the best western galaxy inn in Dover, Delaware is shown on the map. Detailed driving directions from popular points or nearby cities are listed below. For those with GPS, here you go:

Longitude: 39.129069  /  Latitude: -75.49461


Driving Directions to Hotel


From: Delaware Route 1. Take Exit 95, and follow signs for Route 10 West to the BEST WESTERN Galaxy Inn.

From: US Highway 113. Follow signs for Route 10 West to BEST WESTERN Galaxy Inn.


We care about the quality of your stay with us. Below are nearby attractions, shopping and restaurants that are popular with our guests. Listed locations are nearby with approximate distance listed where available.

Most Popular Area Attractions

Air Mobility Command Museum

Part of the United States Air Force field museum system, the Air Mobility Command Museum has an impressive collection of aircraft and exhibits. The museum is located in Delaware's capital city of Dover at the Dover Air Force Base – formally the Dover Army Airfield.

The Air Mobility Command Museum is open from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Tuesday through Sunday. Showcasings include "Behind Closed Doors" and "Enlisted Heritage" – plus rides in the museum's flight simulator and guided tours of the museum.

Delaware State University

Located in Dover, Delaware State University was originally founded in 1891 and today serves approximately 9,000 students.

The schools offers degrees in over 50 programs of study at its six colleges. Other well-known institutions include DSU's Aviation Program and research programs such as the Center for Applied Optics, Applied Mathematics Research Center, and the Delaware Center for Scientific and Applied Computation.

DSU student-athletes play as the DSU Hornets and compete in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference. Popular sports include the conference-winning championship men and women's basketball teams alongside the DSU football team.

Dover Downs Casino

Enjoy a thrilling day playing your favorite games of chance and skill at the Dover Downs Casino. Plan your next visit to Delaware, where you'll want to head for the city of Dover, just minutes inland from the Delaware Bay. You can find the Dover Downs Casino adjacent to Dover International Speedway

Opened in 1969, Dover Downs Casino features a wealth of your favorite casino games – from the slots to the tables, you'll find it easy to spend an entire afternoon bouncing around the casino. Be sure to explore the Colonnade Marketplace for a bit of shopping.

First State Heritage Park

Set your sights on a visit to Delaware. Historic, full of charm, and always a pleasant vacation destination, Delaware proves to be worthwhile – especially when you make your way to Dover. As you explore Dover, be sure to visit the First State Heritage Park

First State Heritage Park is the first "park without boundaries" in Delaware. Plan for a full day of exploration at the First State Heritage Park, as it's home to a wide range of excellent and historic sites. Don't miss the Biggs Museum, the Old State House, Legislative Hall, or the Delaware Public Archives

Legislative Hall

Dover Delaware

Legislative Hall

Set in the Capital Square, the Legislative Mall is in the center of Delaware's government buildings in downtown Dover.

The replica of the Liberty Bell is the key feature of the square, along with the Old State House. Many festivals and special events are held on the Legislative Mall grounds throughout the year.

While in downtown Dover, schedule a tour of the Legislative Hall, built in 1932. Tour visitors will see the Delaware Governor's office and the room where the Senate and House of Representatives meet.


Old State House

Dover Delaware

Old State House

Completed in 1791, the Old State House was home to the Delaware state and Kent County government until 1933.

It remains a focal point on the historic Green, the city's central square, in downtown Dover. Enjoy free tours of the house to see the 18th-century style courtroom, the former state legislature chambers, and the grand dual stairways.

The Old State House was recently restored to its original 18th-century appearance. It is included on the National Register of Historic Places, and is one of the oldest state-house buildings in the United States.



Silver Lake

Draw up plans for your next visit to Delaware, and prepare for a full day of outdoor thrills. Make your way to Dover and check out the very fun and very impressive Silver Lake. Only minutes north of downtown Dover, and adjacent to both Delaware State University and Dover Downs Casino, Silver Lake is a premier spot for fishing in Dover. 

Silver Lake is the main body of water which feeds the St. Jones River. The park attached to Silver Lake is 182 acres of pristine Delaware landscape. You'll find a wide range of walking and hiking paths, bird watching areas, and a wealth of picnic spots. There is, unfortunately, no swimming permitted at Silver Lake.

Wesley College

A private, co-educational liberal arts college, Wesley College is located in Dover, the capital of Delaware. Founded in 1873, the college offers its 2,300 students degrees in fields such as American studies, political science, English, history, and psychology.

Known as the Wesley Wolverines, its athletic teams participate in the NCAA Division III. Popular varsity sports include basketball, cross country, soccer, and track & field.

More Area Attractions & Services

  • Directly across from the Dover Air Force Base
  • 3 mile(s) from Historic Downtown Dover and State Capital
  • 6 mile(s) from Dover Downs Casino, Racetrack, & Conf. Ctr.
  • 22 mile(s) from Delaware State Fairgrounds
  • 7 mile(s) from mall/shops
  • 40 mile(s) from outlet shopping

Local Area Recreation Opportunities

  • Outdoor pool
  • 10 mile(s) from bay area fishing
  • 41 mile(s) from Rehoboth/Dewey Beaches
  • 72 mile(s) from Ocean City and Maryland beaches

Nearby Restaurants

  • Adjacent to Franco's Italian Restaurant, No. 1 Chinese Restaurant, McDonald's, and Popeye's Chicken
  • 1 mile(s) from Pizza Hut, and Subway
  • 2 mile(s) from IHOP, Dunkin Donuts, and Hardee's
  • 3 mile(s) from T.G.I.Friday's, La Tolteca Mexican Restaurant, Burger King, and KFC
  • 4 mile(s) from Olive Garden Italian Restaurant, and Red Lobster Seafood Restaurant


Enjoy your stay with us even more by checking out some of the most popular area points of interest in or near Dover. Chase the links to explore the local region even more.

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