Destination guide

The lakeside setting of Dunkirk is ready to explore

The lake and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Dunkirk. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the restaurants, shopping and bars. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Dunkirk

Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Dunkirk a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Shorewood Country Club (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Hillview Golf Course (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Woodbury Vineyards (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Willow Creek Winery (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Merritt Estate Winery (6.4 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Vetter Vineyards Winery (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Dunkirk

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

  • Point Gratiot Park (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Evangola State Park (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Wendt Beach Park (20.1 mi / 32.3 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Dunkirk

The nearest airport is in Jamestown, NY (JHW-Chautauqua County), located 23.3 mi (37.4 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Dunkirk?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 26 vacation rentals near Dunkirk. From 21 Houses to 5 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Dunkirk for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Chadwick Bay: 89 vacation rentals
  • Shorewood Country Club: 120 vacation rentals
  • Point Gratiot Park: 91 vacation rentals
  • Dunkirk Lighthouse and Veterans Park Museum: 88 vacation rentals
  • Dunkirk Historical Museum: 91 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 21 Houses in Dunkirk. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Dunkirk include:

  • Cabins: 5 rentals available
  • Cottages: 5 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 5 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Dunkirk?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 23 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Dunkirk. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.