Destination guide

Delight in the lakeside landscape of Dartmouth

Come and experience Dartmouth and its live music, museums and art galleries. Well-liked for its lake, shopping and skyscrapers, this city is both cosmopolitan and scenic. Halifax Citadel and Public Gardens Park are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Dartmouth

Are you searching for attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Dartmouth a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Halifax Waterfront Boardwalk (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Emera Oval (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Clay Cafe Paint Your Own Pottery Studio (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Links at Montague (4.3 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Aplaydia Indoor Playground (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Goodwood Family Golf Centre (8.1 mi / 13 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Dartmouth

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Dartmouth is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Public Gardens Park (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Ferry Terminal Park (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Sullivans Pond Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Halifax North Common Park (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Albro Lake Park (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Royal Artillery Park (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
Transport

Transportation to and around Dartmouth

The nearest airport is in Halifax, NS (YHZ-Stanfield Intl.), located 15.5 mi (24.9 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Dartmouth?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 231 holiday lettings near Dartmouth. From 124 Condos/Apartments to 84 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Dartmouth is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Dartmouth Heritage Museum: 286 holiday lettings
  • Alderney Landing: 286 holiday lettings
  • Dartmouth Crossing: 238 holiday lettings
  • Brightwood Golf and Country Club: 287 holiday lettings
  • Quaker House: 270 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Dartmouth 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 Condos/Apartments in Dartmouth?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 124 Condos/Apartments in Dartmouth. Our other popular types of Dartmouth holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 84 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 4 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Dartmouth?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 30 holiday homes with pool available in Dartmouth. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.