Destination guide

The tranquil area of Dauphin Island awaits your stay

The island views and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Dauphin Island. This relaxing city is known for its seafood restaurants, fishing and golfing. Fort Gaines and Bellingrath Gardens and Home are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Dauphin Island

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Dauphin Island is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bellingrath Gardens and Home (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • Dauphin Island Public Beach (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Mobile Bay (21.1 mi / 34 km)
  • Pascagoula Beach Park (21.5 mi / 34.5 km)
  • Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge (21.6 mi / 34.7 km)
Transport

Transportation to and around Dauphin Island

The nearest airport is in Mobile, AL (MOB-Mobile Regional), located 30.1 mi (48.4 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Dauphin Island?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 913 holiday lettings near Dauphin Island. From 596 Houses to 251 Condos/Apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Dauphin Island area.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Dauphin Island?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Dauphin Island:

  • Pass Chateau Harbor: 33 holiday homes
  • Indian Bay: 21 holiday homes
  • Pass Drury: 59 holiday homes
  • Royal Lagoons: 217 holiday homes
  • Audubon Place: 51 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Dauphin Island?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Dauphin Island. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Fort Gaines: 2,151 holiday lettings
  • Fairhope Avenue: 253 holiday lettings
  • Weeks Bay Reserve: 9,238 holiday lettings
  • Fairhope Municipal Pier: 235 holiday lettings
  • Fairhope Museum of History: 247 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Dauphin Island listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Dauphin Island?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 596 Houses in Dauphin Island. Our other popular types of Dauphin Island holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 251 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 46 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 46 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cabins and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Dauphin Island?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 484 holiday homes with pool available in Dauphin Island. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.