Gateway North Plaza, Smyrna, DE 19977
Phone: 302/659-3635   |   Fax: 302/659-3638   |   73 Rooms
Check Out Time: 11:00 AM   |   Check In: 2:00 PM   |   Online Reservations

Welcome to BEST WESTERN Smyrna Inn!

This Smyrna hotel offers comfortable accommodations, competitive prices and a fantastic location close to Dover Downs Racetrack and Casino.

Stay close to Delaware State College and Delaware State University at this Smyrna hotel, a favorite of academics. Hotels near Dover, DE are near the Bombay Hook Wildlife Refuge and are known for friendly customer service. NASCAR fans love checking out races at the nearby track while golfers can’t get enough of the Garrison Lake Golf Course and Maple Dale Country Club. Near the Dover air Force Base, servicemen and women are regular guests at this property known for thoughtful touches.

Enjoy the latest amenities including LCD televisions, high speed Wi-Fi and a complimentary continental breakfast every morning. The on-site exercise facility, spacious outdoor swimming pool and having a microwave and fridge in every room makes guests feel at home. The on-site business center and meeting space that accommodates up to 75 people is ideal for business travelers with the Wal-Mart Distribution Center and Mike’s Famous Harley-Davidson. Whether guests are here for business with Food Lion or Harris Manufacturing Company, or simply on a getaway, Smyrna, DE hotels make stays memorable.

Searching for hotels near Middletown, DE? Near by NASSCAR Speedway, the beaches and Firefly Music Event in Dover, this Smyrna hotel has it all. Close to the capital city of Delaware and near the industrial area in Middletown, the location can’t be beat. Plus, with a warm staff that treats every traveler like a VIP, everything from a weekend escape to an entire semester in Smyrna visiting the local campuses is made that much better.

Reserve your next stay at the BEST WESTERN Smyrna Inn where the hospitality bar is set high!


Hotel Amenities & Services

  • Exercise facilities
  • Complimentary continental breakfast, choice of breads, cereal, fruit, eggs, yogurt, juice, coffee, and hot items
  • Exercise facility Open from 5:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
  • Weight lifting equipment
  • Stationary bike
  • Treadmill
  • Interior corridor
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Guest laundry
  • Cable or satellite television
  • Business center 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
  • Printer available
  • Fax services first five pages free
  • Fax machine
  • Computer available
  • Photocopy, nominal fee
  • Photocopy machine
  • Dataports
  • Meeting facilities
  • Conference facilities
  • Air-conditioning
  • Hearing impaired services
  • Physically challenged facilities
  • Elevator, wheelchair accessible
  • Parking for the physically challenged
  • Ice/vending machines
  • Free parking
  • Outdoor parking
  • Truck/RV parking Small trucks / RV's
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
  • High-speed Internet access


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Conveniently located, the best western smyrna inn in Smyrna, 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: 39.281015  /  Latitude: -75.591235


Driving Directions to Hotel


From: US Highway 13 south. Follow US Highway 13 north approaching the Route 1 ramp in Smyrna. The BEST WESTERN Smyrna Inn is immediately before the ramp on your right.Located in the Gateway North Shopping Area.

From: US Highway 13 north. Follow US Highway 13 south approaching the Route 1 ramp in south Smyrna. The BEST WESTERN Smyrna Inn is immediately after the ramp on your left.Located in the Gateway North Shopping Area.

From: Route 1 north. Follow Route 1 south to Exit 114. Turn left onto US Highway 13 south. The BEST WESTERN Smyrna Inn is on your left.Located in the Gateway North Shopping Area.

From: Route 1 south. Follow Route 1 north to Exit 114. Turn left onto US 13 South. The BEST WESTERN Smyrna Inn is on your left.Located in the Gateway North Shopping Area.


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

Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge

Outdoor Delaware

Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge

Encompassing over 16,000 acres, the Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge is located near Smyrna along the Delaware Bay.

Established in 1937, the refuge is a haven for Delaware wildlife like spring shorebirds, fall waterfowl, summer wading birds, songbirds, deer, beaver, red foxes, and more. Attention bird watchers, this refuge is a Globally Important Bird Area.

Visit Bombay Hook to view the animals, while walking along the five walking trails, or while driving on the 12-mile scenic road.

Climb up the stairs in the three observation towers for an incredible view of the surrounding cordgrass meadows, tidal pools, and tidal salt marsh.


More Area Attractions & Services

  • 7.4 mile(s) from Dover Downs Casino, Racetrack, and Conference Center
  • 9 mile(s) from Delaware Agricultural Museum and Village
  • 11 mile(s) from Johnson Victrola Museum
  • 11.3 mile(s) from Sewell C. Biggs Museum of Art
  • 0 mile(s) from Gateway North Plaza
  • 10 mile(s) from Dover Mall
  • 45 mile(s) from Rehoboth Tanger Outlets

Distances to Popular Points of Interest

  • 9 mile(s) from Dover
  • 15 mile(s) from Middletown, DE
  • 38 mile(s) from Newark
  • 40 mile(s) from Wilmington
  • 70 mile(s) from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 94 mile(s) from Baltimore, Maryland
  • 5 mile(s) from Wal-Mart Distribution Center
  • 12 mile(s) from State and County offices
  • 15 mile(s) from Playtex Products Inc.
  • 18 mile(s) from Kraft Foods Inc.
  • 5.8 mile(s) from Wilmington College, Dover Campus
  • 6.1 mile(s) from Delaware Technical & Community College Terry Campus
  • 7.1 mile(s) from Delaware State University, Main Campus
  • 7.2 mile(s) from University of Delaware, Dover Campus
  • 9.8 mile(s) from Wesley College, Main Campus

Local Area Recreation Opportunities

  • 1.36 mile(s) from Big Oak Park, 90 acres of space themed playscape, nature trail & restored area.
  • 8.11 mile(s) from Bombay Hook Wildlife Refuge, 16,000 acres offers protected tidal salt marsh and 1,000 acres of fresh water pools, swamps, and five nature trails.
  • 25 mile(s) from Killens Pond Park, The state park has 59 camp sites, ten cabins & cottages, fishing, boating, hiking trails, fully equipped water park.

Nearby Restaurants

  • Adjacent to Sports Zone, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • Adjacent to Nino's Pizza, Full Service, Italian, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • .35 mile(s) from Waffle House, Full Service, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, Open 24 Hrs
  • 2 mile(s) from The Wayside Inn, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • 8.81 mile(s) from Applebee's Neighborhood, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • 9.9 mile(s) from Lone Star Steakhouse, Full Service, Steak House, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • 10 mile(s) from Olive Garden, Full Service, Italian, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • 10.73 mile(s) from TGI Fridays, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • 10.9 mile(s) from Great Wall Kitchen, Fast Food, Chinese, Open for: lunch, dinner,


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

Local Events Worth Considering:

April 2015

April 3 - 5, 2015
Winterthur Chocolate Festival

Celebrate all things chocolate at this three-day extravaganza near Wilmington.

April 10 - 11, 2015
Lewes Tulip Festival

See over 10,000 tulips bloom in downtown Lewes near Dewey Beach.

April 21 - 25, 2015
Wilmington City Restuarant Week

19 Wilmington restaurants offer prix-fixe menus for the whole week. Try everything from Chilean to Italian food.

May 2015

May 15 - 17, 2015
Spring Sidewalk Sale

Find your next tax-free bargain at this downtown Dewey Beach sale.

May 2015

May 1 - 3, 2015
Dover Days Festival

Enjoy modern-day fun while engaging in activities celebrating Delaware's Colonial past at this three-day Dover festival.

June 2015

June 26 - 28, 2015
Big Barrel Country Music Festival

Over 40 chart-toping acts come to this country music bash held at the Dover International Speedway in Dover.

June 18 - 21, 2015
Firefly Music Festival

The Woodlands in Dover throws one of the biggest music festivals on the East Coast. Headliners include Kings of Leon, the Killers, and Snoop Dogg.

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