Top rated rentals — Dover
Destination guide

Explore the waterfront setting in Dover

The area's museums and history are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Dover. This city's casino gaming, shopping and beaches draw many visitors. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Sightseeing in and around Dover

Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Dover a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Harrington Raceway and Casino (17.2 mi / 27.6 km)
  • Delaware State Fairgrounds (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
  • Tilmon's Island Winery (18.3 mi / 29.5 km)
  • Shawnee Country Club (18.8 mi / 30.3 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Dover

If you're planning a holiday around the weather, July, June, August and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 30°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Dover

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Dover is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Killens Pond State Park (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Woodland Beach (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • Slaughter Beach (20.2 mi / 32.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Dover

The nearest airport is in Millville, NJ (MIV-Millville Municipal), located 28.3 mi (45.6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Georgetown, DE (GED-Sussex County), which is 33.4 mi (53.8 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Dover?

Yes, our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 1,669 vacation rentals near Dover. From 1,203 houses to 437 flats & apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Dover for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Dover?

Vrbo UK offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Dover. From Vrbo UK travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Dover Downs Casino: 20 vacation rentals
  • The State House Museum: 23 vacation rentals
  • Tidbury Park: 33 vacation rentals
  • Dover Street Park: 22 vacation rentals
  • Blue Hen Mall: 29 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Dover listed on Vrbo UK 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 Dover?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 1,203 Houses in Dover. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Dover include:

  • Flats: 437 rentals available
  • Cabins: 71 rentals available
  • Cottages: 71 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Dover?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 736 vacation rentals with pool available in Dover. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.