Destination guide

The relaxing area of Dauphin Island awaits your stay

The island views and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday 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-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options 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 traveller 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 centre:

  • 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)
How to get there

Transport 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 centre.

Where to stay near Dauphin Island?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 909 holiday rentals near Dauphin Island. From 593 Houses to 250 Condos/Apartments, 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 Dauphin Island is on HomeAway.

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 rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Dauphin Island:

  • Pass Chateau Harbor: 33 holiday homes
  • Pass Drury: 57 holiday homes
  • Royal Lagoons: 200 holiday homes
  • Indian Bay: 20 holiday homes
  • Audubon Place: 49 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 Dauphin Island?

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

  • Dauphin Island Public Beach: 1,680 holiday rentals
  • Indian Shell Mound Park: 1,927 holiday rentals
  • Dauphin Island Sea Lab Estuarium: 2,120 holiday rentals
  • Fort Gaines: 2,074 holiday rentals
  • Isle Dauphine Golf Club: 2,035 holiday rentals

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 593 Houses in Dauphin Island. Our other popular types of Dauphin Island holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 250 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 46 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 46 holiday houses

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 478 holiday homes with pool available in Dauphin Island. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.