Where to stay around Delray Beach?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,055 holiday lettings near Delray Beach. From 475 houses to 251 condos, 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 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 accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Delray Beach:

  • Delray Beach Shores: 39 holiday homes
  • Lake Ida Shores: 126 holiday homes
  • Kokomo Key: 30 holiday homes
  • Tropic Isle: 79 holiday homes
  • Del Ida Park Historic District: 126 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 Delray Beach?

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

  • Puppetry Arts Center of the Palm Beaches: 2,240 holiday lettings
  • Delray Beach Tennis Center: 2,260 holiday lettings
  • Veterans Park: 2,241 holiday lettings
  • Delray Beach Station: 2,377 holiday lettings
  • Spady Cultural Heritage Museum: 2,239 holiday lettings

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 houses in Delray Beach?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 475 houses in Delray Beach. Our other popular types of Delray Beach holiday rentals include:

  • Condos: 251 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 111 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 47 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including villas 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 647 holiday homes with pool available in Delray Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a self catering villa or holiday rental in Delray Beach, Florida your home away from home

    Delray Beach is just north of the upmarket town of Boca Raton. It has a beautiful soft sandy beach, dozens of golf courses, great shopping and a lively nightlife. The area is well known for its choice of dining, making a self-catering villa in Delray Beach the perfect base for a relaxing vacation in the sun. The area is surrounded by State Parks for fishing, boating, kayaking and other outdoor pursuits. Sports fishing is also popular in the warm Atlantic waters.

    Things to do in Delray Beach, Florida


    Delray Beach grew up around its fabulous soft sandy beaches and clear blue ocean. This is the place to enjoy sunbathing and relaxing. The beaches around Delray Beach are perfect for swimming, surfing, jet skiing and other watersports activities which are all on offer along the endless stretch of pristine beach. Dining Out

    Take advantage of the South Florida climate and eat outdoors after dark. The area has some of the finest restaurants in Florida and some of the best restaurants overlook the ocean or the Intracoastal Waterway. Enjoy the fresh local seafood and tasty steaks or the international cuisine.

    Window shopping

    Atlantic Avenue is Delray Beach’s main thoroughfare and is lined with antique shops, galleries, boutiques and jewelry shops. It is a great place to browse for the perfect souvenir of your Delray Beach holiday.

    Places to visit near Delray Beach, Florida Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens

    The excellent cultural museum is a great place to start your visit and has art exhibits, Japanese clothing and more than 5000 pieces of fine art. The gardens are peaceful, very quiet and relaxing. There are a total of six gardens, a beautiful fish pond and an excellent café.

    Wakodahatchee Wetlands

    This excellent nature reserve is on Jog Road, within easy reach from your Delray Beach holiday rental. It is ideal for bird watching from the boardwalks. There are also many turtles and alligators which can be seen in their natural habitat.

    The Everglades

    Your self catering villa in Delray Beach is just a short drive from the Everglades, one of the natural wonders of the world. Take an exhilarating airboat ride to an Indian hammock and see alligators, herons, egrets and other wildlife along the way.

    Weather in Delray Beach, Florida

    The weather in Delray Beach offers year round warmth and sunshine. Average daytime highs in the winter are a pleasant 76°F (25°C) and reach a hot and humid 90°F (32°C) or higher in August. Hurricanes occasionally affect the area from August through October.

    Travel to Delray Beach, Florida

    There are several main airports close to your holiday home in Delray Beach. The closest airport is Palm Beach International Airport in West Palm Beach, which is just 15 miles from Delray Beach. Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport is 27 miles from Delray Beach, or use Miami International Airport which is 48 miles away.

    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.

    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)