Destination guide

The sunny setting of Dowagiac is ready to explore

Enjoy the area's opera, entertainment and theatre scene with a rental holiday home in Dowagiac. One of the city's many top draws is its bars. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Dowagiac

Are you searching for top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Dowagiac a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Contessa Wine Cellars (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
  • Karma Vista Vineyards and Winery (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
  • Lehman's Orchards (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Dowagiac

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Dowagiac is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Stone Lake (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Fernwood Botanical Garden and Nature Preserve (14.5 mi / 23.4 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Dowagiac

The nearest airport is in South Bend, IN (SBN-South Bend Intl.), located 22.1 mi (35.5 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Kalamazoo, MI (AZO-Kalamazoo-Battle Creek Intl.), which is 33.5 mi (54 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, the main station is Dowagiac Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Dowagiac?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 88 holiday lettings around Dowagiac. From 75 houses to 10 cottages, 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 lakefront property in Dowagiac?

Ditch the beach and stay by a lake instead. Kick back, find your chill and soak up the views. HomeAway has 43 getaway properties close to lakes ready to be booked. Want to try something else? See if any of our other properties stand out. Our range here includes:

  • 34 lake-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 33 shore-front holiday accommodation options.
  • 28 water-view holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Dowagiac?

If you want to live like a local and love having lots of room to move, renting an entire house is the way to go. There are 72 houses currently available on HomeAway. Prices start at £117 a night. Or perhaps you're eager to try another style. We have plenty of other options, including:

  • Cottage: 8 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £108 per night.
  • Cabin: 4 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £346 per night.

Can I stay in Dowagiac in a large group?

There's nothing quite like reconnecting with old work colleagues or spending a few nights with your family in a wonderful new area. And the best thing is HomeAway has places to suit. The most popular option for larger groups here are house holiday rentals, and we have 16 available. The rental properties that are perfect for large numbers around here include:

  • On the hunt for places that can hold 10 holiday makers? We have 18 that will suit. The prices start from £123 per night.
  • Need a holiday rental for 6 people? We have 13 that will suit. You can get one for as little as £108 a night.
  • Hunting down properties for rent catering to 12 people? You'll be glad to learn we have 12 that'll be ideal. You can get one for as little as £192 a night.

So don't worry! When you travel with us you'll be able to bring your mom, your brother and all your pals to Dowagiac.

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