Destination guide

The waterfront setting of Dunedin is ready to explore

The island views and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Dunedin. Well known for its baseball games, bird watching and cycling, this walkable city won't disappoint. Clearwater Marine Aquarium and Pier 60 Park are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Dunedin

Do you want to find attractions to visit in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Dunedin has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Clearwater Marine Aquarium (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Big Cat Rescue (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • Dunedin Golf Club (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • SimCenter Tampa Bay (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Celebration Station (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Clearwater Country Club (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Dunedin

Dunedin is famous for its breathtaking sunsets and island views. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Dunedin is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Pier 60 Park (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Sand Key Park (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Caladesi Island State Park (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Honeymoon Island State Park (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Coachman Park (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Moccasin Lake Nature Park (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Dunedin

The nearest airport is in St. Petersburg, FL (PIE-St. Petersburg-Clearwater Intl.), located 10.2 mi (16.5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Tampa, FL (TPA-Tampa Intl.), which is 15.5 mi (25 km) away.

Where to stay near Dunedin?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,749 holiday rentals near Dunedin. From 1,476 Condos/Apartments to 868 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 Dunedin is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Dunedin?

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 Dunedin:

  • Fairway Estate: 30 holiday homes
  • Downtown Dunedin: 64 holiday homes
  • Curlew Landings: 58 holiday homes
  • Clearwater Beach: 1,034 holiday homes
  • Sunset Beach: 1,142 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 Dunedin?

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

  • Dunedin Golf Club: 5,928 holiday rentals
  • Florida Auto Exchange Stadium - Dunedin Blue Jays: 5,521 holiday rentals
  • Dunedin Historical Society and Museum: 6,723 holiday rentals
  • Dunedin Golf & Country Club: 5,143 holiday rentals
  • Dunedin Marina: 6,683 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Dunedin 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 Dunedin?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,476 Condos/Apartments in Dunedin. Our other popular types of Dunedin holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 868 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 150 holiday houses
  • Villas: 35 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 Dunedin?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,731 holiday homes with pool available in Dunedin. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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