Destination guide

The beachside setting of Douglas is ready to explore

Enjoy the theater scene and other features of Douglas. One of the city's many top draws is its beaches. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Douglas

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Douglas has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mount Roberts Tramway (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Cope Park (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Eaglecrest Ski Area (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Funter Bay State Marine Park (16.4 mi / 26.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Douglas

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Douglas. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cope Park (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Mount Roberts (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Nugget Falls (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Auke Bay (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Mendenhall Glacier (12.8 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Funter Bay State Marine Park (16.4 mi / 26.5 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Douglas

The nearest airport is in Juneau, AK (JNU-Juneau Intl.), located 9 mi (14.4 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around Douglas?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 13 house rentals around Douglas. From 5 Houses to 4 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Douglas is on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Douglas?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Douglas. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Perseverance Theatre: 82 home rentals
  • St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church: 84 home rentals
  • Mount Roberts Tramway: 82 home rentals
  • Alaska Governor's Mansion: 83 home rentals
  • University of Alaska-Southeast: 82 home rentals

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 vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Douglas?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 5 Houses in Douglas. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Douglas include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 4 lodging choices
  • Townhouses: 3 lodging choices
  • Studios: 5 lodging choices

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Douglas?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 4 vacation homes with pool available in Douglas.