Destination guide

The beachside setting of Douglas is ready to explore

Enjoy the art galleries and other features of Douglas. Well known for its beaches, lake and shopping, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Douglas

Are you looking for attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Douglas a fun place to get away to. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Beery Field (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Wicks Park (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Mount Baldhead Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Clearbrook Golf Club (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Ravines Golf Club (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Virtue Cider (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Douglas

If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, July, June, August and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 28°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Douglas

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Douglas is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Beery Field (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Wade's Bayou Memorial Park (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Wicks Park (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Mount Baldhead Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Oval Beach (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Saugatuck Dunes State Park (2 mi / 3.3 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Douglas

Fly into Grand Rapids, MI (GRR-Gerald R. Ford Intl.), the closest airport, located 38.2 mi (61.5 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Douglas?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 620 holiday lettings near Douglas. From 261 Houses to 171 Cottages, 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 Douglas is on HomeAway.

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

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 Douglas:

  • Ottawa Beach: 108 holiday homes
  • Mount Pleasant: 29 holiday homes
  • Miami Park: 32 holiday homes
  • Waukazoo Woods: 33 holiday homes
  • Bluffs of South Haven: 30 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 Douglas?

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

  • Water Street Gallery: 1,271 holiday lettings
  • Button-Petter Gallery: 1,268 holiday lettings
  • Beery Field: 1,272 holiday lettings
  • Saugatuck-Douglas Historical Society: 1,270 holiday lettings
  • Michigan Maritime Museum: 1,123 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 261 Houses in Douglas. Our other popular types of Douglas holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 171 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 171 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 112 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Douglas?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 136 holiday homes with pool available in Douglas. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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