Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Dover

Enjoy the live music and other features of Dover. This city's beaches, bars and restaurants draw many visitors. Brownes Beach and Barbados Parliament Buildings are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in Dover

Do you want to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Dover a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Turtle Beach (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Rockley Golf Course (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Barbados Golf Club (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Atlantis Submarines Adventure (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Kendal Sporting (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Sandy Lane Country Club Golf Course (8.2 mi / 13.1 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Dover

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

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Dover

Travellers appreciate the beautiful ocean views and beautiful gardens, which is just a taste of what Dover has to offer. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Dover is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Brownes Beach (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Huntes Gardens (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Crane Beach (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Bathsheba Beach (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Bottom Bay Beach (10.8 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Dover Beach (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Dover

The nearest airport is in Bridgetown (BGI-Grantley Adams Intl.), located 5.5 mi (8.8 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Dover?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 238 holiday lettings near Dover. From 24 Houses to 161 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Dover for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Dover:

  • Sunset Crest: 351 holiday homes
  • Saint Lawrence Gap: 289 holiday homes
  • Lascelles: 298 holiday homes
  • Sandy Lane: 555 holiday homes
  • Rockley: 188 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 Dover?

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

  • Dover Beach: 2,799 holiday lettings
  • Royal Westmoreland Golf Course: 2,798 holiday lettings
  • Port St. Charles Marina: 2,798 holiday lettings
  • Barbados Golf Club: 2,799 holiday lettings
  • Rockley Golf Club: 2,799 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 24 Houses in Dover. Our other popular types of Dover holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 161 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 34 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 6 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Dover?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 132 holiday homes with pool available in Dover. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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