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 features

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.

How many holiday rentals are available around Dauphin Island?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,008 holiday lettings around Dauphin Island. From 677 houses to 269 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent a beach-view property in Dauphin Island?

Perhaps it's the magnificent sea views, or maybe it's the opportunity to totally relax from morning to evening. But there's just something about a beach escape that calls to all of us. Luckily, there are 502 beachside getaway properties to whisk yourself away to. On the hunt for a different holiday style? See if any of our other properties steal your heart. Our selection here includes:

  • 372 beachfront holiday accommodation options.
  • 355 ocean-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 312 water-view holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Dauphin Island?

Our house holiday rentals are real properties for real travellers. Providing tons of space and privacy, they're perfect for those who want to live like a local. There are 605 houses available on HomeAway. Prices start from £77 a night. Or perhaps you'd rather go for one of the area's other popular self-catering accommodation options, such as:

  • Condo: 245 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £95 per night.
  • Cottage: 44 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £65 per night.
  • Townhome: 16 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £138 per night.

Can I stay in Dauphin Island in a large group?

Nothing beats getting together with old work colleagues or spending a few weeks with your loved ones in a terrific new area. And what's best, HomeAway has places to suit. House holiday rentals are the preferred choice for large groups of visitors, with 133 available here. The rental options that are suitable for large groups in the area include:

  • Looking for rentals that can house 8 guests? We have 206 that will be ideal. Prices begin from just £98 per night.
  • Need a place for 6 people? We have 184 that will work well. The starting price is £90 per night.
  • Planning a trip away with 10 guests? We've got 128 accommodation for rent that will suit. Prices begin at just £134 a night.

You and all your besties will be well catered to when you book your Dauphin Island getaway with us!

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Dauphin Island?

Those noisy hotel swimming pools are no place to spend your precious holiday moments! Discover our reasonably priced holiday rentals today and ensure everybody in your group has room to move. When it comes to finding a great deal, the first place you look should be Homes, Bay Gardens. Here, HomeAway has 4 holiday rentals at an average price of £118 per night. There are another 22 HomeAway holiday rentals waiting for you in or around Indian Bay. The average price here is £125 a night.