Where to stay around Dauphin Island?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 819 holiday lettings near Dauphin Island. From 519 Houses to 231 Condos/Apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Dauphin Island area.

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

  • Pass Chateau Harbor: 30 holiday homes
  • Pass Drury: 56 holiday homes
  • Silver Cay: 86 holiday homes
  • Royal Lagoons: 175 holiday homes
  • Indian Bay: 22 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 Dauphin Island?

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

  • The Estuarium: 2,007 holiday lettings
  • Audubon Bird Sanctuary: 1,989 holiday lettings
  • Fort Gaines: 2,011 holiday lettings
  • Fort Morgan: 3,628 holiday lettings
  • Sand Island Lighthouse: 2,331 holiday lettings

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

  • Condos/Apartments: 231 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 48 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 48 self catering accommodations

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

Can I rent beach rentals in Dauphin Island?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 532 beach rentals in Dauphin Island. You have also many other possibilities in Dauphin Island area, including:

  • Beach view rentals: 408 holiday rentals
  • Waterfront rentals: 377 holiday rentals
  • Beachfront rentals: 288 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with kids' high chair in Dauphin Island?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with kids' high chair among our 39 holiday homes with kids' high chair available in Dauphin Island. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    A holiday rental home in Dauphin Island, Alabama is a wonderful choice for your next holiday to the Gulf Coast of the United States

    During a holiday to Dauphin Island you will find mild weather, fun activities and interesting attractions. A holiday rental home in Dauphin Island will put you close to all of the best the area has to offer. You will feel right at home, and will likely want to return again and again.

    Things to Do on Holiday to Dauphin Island, Alabama

    Since the weather in Dauphin Island is usually warm and pleasant, the beaches are the backdrop for many of the most popular activities. Enjoy swimming, boating, fishing and more. Rent a jet ski for some high speed water fun. If you crave a more relaxed holiday, you can simply lounge on the shore with a good book. Hiking and cycling are also activities that are quite popular in this area. You will find several trails on which to enjoy both. Golf and tennis facilities are available as well.

    Places to Visit on Holiday to Dauphin Island, Alabama

    From historic sites to family centred attractions, you will find much to see whilst on holiday to Dauphin Island. The Estuarium is an aquarium that features both salt and fresh water tanks. This allows visitors to see a wide variety of marine life from various parts of the world. The aquarium is part of the Dauphin Island Sea Lab, a marine research facility. The Sea Lab also offers special age-appropriate programs. The Dauphin Island Bird Sanctuary is a wonderful spot for spending time outdoors whilst also getting the opportunity to see many species of birds. Fort Gaines was first constructed in 1821. It filled many uses over the years including being used during the United States Civil War.

    Weather in Dauphin Island, Alabama

    Very mild winters and warm summers are what you will find whilst on holiday to Dauphin Island. During the winter months the average low temperatures are between 7° and 13° C and average highs are between 15° to 21° C. During the spring the average lows are 17° to 22° C and the highs are 23° to 28° C. During the summer the average lows are 24° to 26° C and the average highs are 31° to 32° C. There is between 98 and 183 mm of rain per month. The most falls during the month of August.

    Travel to Dauphin Island, Alabama

    The nearest airport to Dauphin Island is Mobile Regional Airport (MOB), located 50 km away. Other options include Pensacola Gulf Coast Regional Airport (PNS), which is 92 km from Dauphin Island and Gulport-Biloxi International Airport (GPT), located 93 km away. You will need a car for use during your stay.

    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)