Destination guide

The beachside setting of Delray Beach is ready to explore

Enjoy the live music and other features of Delray Beach. This walkable city is known for its beaches, bird watching and wildlife. Gumbo Limbo Nature Center and Mizner Park are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Delray Beach

Are you searching for things to do in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Delray Beach a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Deerfield Beach Pier (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Palm Beach Zoo at Dreher Park (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Putt'n Around (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Art Sea Living Gallery Art Studio (3.6 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Schoolhouse Children's Museum and Learning Center (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Boomers Boca Raton (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Delray Beach

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, August, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 32°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Delray Beach

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Delray Beach is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Gumbo Limbo Nature Center (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Veterans Park (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Atlantic Dunes Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Yamato Scrub Natural Area (4.1 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Wakodahatchee Wetlands (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Mangrove Park (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Delray Beach

The nearest airport is in Boca Raton, FL (BCT), located 6 mi (9.6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into West Palm Beach, FL (PBI-Palm Beach Intl.), which is 15.6 mi (25 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, you can make your way to Delray Beach Station.

Where to stay near Delray Beach?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,182 holiday rentals near Delray Beach. From 385 Condos/Apartments to 584 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Delray Beach is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Delray Beach?

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

  • Lake Ida Shores: 132 holiday homes
  • Tropic Palms: 68 holiday homes
  • Tropic Isle: 79 holiday homes
  • Del Ida Park Historic District: 132 holiday homes
  • Marina District: 162 holiday homes

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

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

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

  • Spady Cultural Heritage Museum: 2,635 holiday rentals
  • Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens: 2,926 holiday rentals
  • Delray Square: 2,703 holiday rentals
  • Delray Marketplace: 2,528 holiday rentals
  • Wakodahatchee Wetlands: 2,505 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Delray Beach 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 Delray Beach?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 385 Condos/Apartments in Delray Beach. Our other popular types of Delray Beach holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 584 holiday houses
  • Villas: 50 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 48 holiday houses

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 Delray Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 731 holiday homes with pool available in Delray Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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