Check out our climate diagram to find the perfect month for your vacation. June is the warmest month in Dauphin Island with average maximum temperatures of 87°. Conversely, January is the coolest month in Dauphin Island, with temperatures going under 41° The rainiest month is June while the driest month is October.
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Find a rental fitting your expectations among the 1,747 unique vacation rentals from several providers in Dauphin Island. All of the accommodations from the different providers are instantaneously compared on our website so you can save up to 66%.
Recommended Vacation Rentals in Dauphin Island
Find your perfect vacation rental in Dauphin Island: from $104 per night
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Popular Rental Amenities in Dauphin Island
Properties can be narrowed down based on various criteria. Above, you will find the number of properties that offer a specific amenity in Dauphin Island. You can easily find a rental meeting your expectations in Dauphin Island if you need internet access during your vacation or you think grilling is essential for a great vacation, as most accommodations provide "internet" and "grills." Not as many properties in Dauphin Island are available if you want a rental with a balcony or a patio or if you want to hang out and relax outside as "yards" and "balconies/patios" are not very common amenities in this destination.
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Accommodations for your vacation in Dauphin Island
The possibilities are endless with a Dauphin Island beach rental
Many of the vacation homes on Alabama's Dauphin Island sit on long stilts, as though floating over the ocean. While you're visiting this island in the Gulf of Mexico, you can enjoy magical marine life, Civil War history and ancient Indian sites augmenting the beachside bliss.
Visit this 'globally important' Sanctuary for migrating birds
Kids will adore spotting the seabirds that flutter around the coast. Audubon Bird Sanctuary lets you learn all about them as you explore their stunning natural habitats stretching for 137 acres. Follow the three-mile recreational trail and catch over 400 species of birds, from pelicans to warblers, finches to hummingbirds.
Explore more of Daufin Island's history
Missing Fort Morgan already? Come to Battery Stanton and discover a modern military fort. Constructed in 1901, the reinforced concrete fort is an example of an Endicott Period coastal gun fort. Today, it is a peaceful site with remarkable views over the ocean.
Delights of Dauphin
A piece of Civil War history, among the treasures to be found at this impressive fort is a gigantic anchor from the SS Hartford, on which Admiral David Farragut gave the now legendary command, "Damn the torpedoes - full steam ahead!" You can also see the original cannons used in the Battle of Mobile Bay and an operational blacksmith shop, before exploring the tunnel system.
Dauphin Island Sea Lab
Dive into the ocean at this thrilling marine laboratory. Research and conservation are combined with educational programs, events and fun-packed opportunities to engage with marine life. Watch ethereal jellyfish float through the water, hold a crab or see a tortoise in its natural habitat.
Standing guard at the intersection of Mobile Bay and the Gulf of Mexico, this fort was used throughout the Spanish-American War and both World Wars. You can see the evolution of coastal fortifications in the upgrades that the US Army have made to the stronghold.
Indian Mound Park
Bottle Creek Indian Mounds are integral to Mississippi's coastal heritage and are listed as a National Historic Landmark. Between 1250 and 1550, these 18 mounds were the central plaza of the largest Native American chiefdom and this part of the Gulf Coast. The confluence of the Tombigbee and Alabama rivers may be responsible for the site, which remains a gateway into another world.
Dauphin Island Public Beach
Dauphin Island famously has the most exquisite landscapes in Mobile County. At the public beach, the natural and cultural history of the island conjoin, and you can explore both at the parks, trails and exhibits. The Gulf of Mexico sparkles invitingly when you walk along the golden sand, whether you want to reel in a bass for dinner at your vacation rental, or catch a wave, there's nothing but relaxation here.
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to rent a vacation rental in Dauphin Island?
The average nightly price for vacation rentals in Dauphin Island is $98.
What amenities are most popular for vacation homes in Dauphin Island?
Most travelers search for internet, grills, and TVs when booking a vacation rental in Dauphin Island.
How many vacation rentals are in Dauphin Island?
Dauphin Island has 1,509 House rentals and Apartment rentals on offer to rent.
Are pets allowed in vacation rentals in Dauphin Island?
Finding a cabin rental in Dauphin Island that allows dogs is definitely possible, with 259 pet-friendly homes on offfer.
What's the best time of year to travel to Dauphin Island?
June and July are typically the warmest months in Dauphin Island with temperatures around 87 °F. January and February in Dauphin Island are the coldest, with 41 °F on average.
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