Senior living amenities designed to enrich your life.

Leave the housekeeping, meal preparation, yard work, and repairs to the talented team of The Moorings at Lewes. Maintenance-free living means having more time to live life on your terms, engaging in activities most important to you, and letting our team take care of everyday tasks. Whether you’re looking to explore your creative side, elevate your level of wellness, or just relax and enjoy retirement living, our senior living services and amenities make it easy.

Our coastal community offers a vibrant, active lifestyle supported by personal services and life-enriching amenities.

To start a conversation, just use the contact form or call us at 302-727-0037.

Our Amenities

A senior woman watercolor painting

Art Studio

Whether you’re an accomplished painter, quilter, or just looking to explore your creative side, the art studio at The Moorings at Lewes helps your creativity flow.
A monarch butterfly on a coneflower

Butterfly Gardens

Experience the wonder of witnessing hundreds of Monarch butterflies being released at our annual event as we partner with The Nature Generation to help educate and make a difference for these magnificent creatures.
The dining room in the senior living community

Dining Services

Multiple dining venues mean you have choices. From gourmet to casual, bistro-style to private dining, we make mealtime an event to look forward to. Enjoy casual dishes in our Boathouse Bistro, as well as takeout options, and complimentary coffee and tea all day long. The Chart Room is our venue for a full-course dinner. When grilling season begins, we’ll see you in the sunshine out on the patio.
Two senior women sit on a bench with their dog

Dog Park

The place to spend quality time with your best friend. Convenient. Secure. Nonstop fun.
the fitness room

Fitness

Take a water aerobics class or free swim year-round in our indoor heated pool. Head to our fully equipped fitness center for circuit training with our fitness instructor. Or join a fitness class to keep the heart pumping and blood flowing.
The gift shop at the senior living community

Gift Shop

Resident-run and full of treasures. You’ll find greeting cards, sweet treats, and more.
The library and sitting area

Library

Curated by our own resident librarians, the library is well stocked and well used.
People looking at a journal they're writing in

Osher Lifelong Learning

Residency at The Moorings lets you enjoy the benefits of membership in the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI)—intellectual and social interaction, extracurricular activities and trips, and learning for fun and enrichment, with no exams or grades.
The choir

Performance Hall

Concerts featuring our resident choral group, guest lecturers, exhibitions of fine art from local artists, movies, dinners, and dancing all take place here.
The senior living neighborhood

Walking Trails

These beautiful paths let you walk, jog, or bike past the heron and egrets at our community ponds, the butterfly garden at the gazebo, or just about anywhere on our 35-acre campus. You can even access Sussex County hiking and biking trails right from our grounds.
A close up photo of cutting wood

Woodworking Shop

Continue to practice your skills and have fun with our talented group at the community’s well-equipped, well-lit woodworking shop. Wood carving, furniture making, or whatever you have in mind are all easily accommodated here.