Destination guide

The tranquil city of Dover awaits you

The lake and wildlife provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Dover. Travelers to this relaxing city praise the fishing, boating and hiking. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Dover

Do you want to discover things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Dover has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Miller Memorial Golf Course (22.8 mi / 36.8 km)
  • Boots Randolph Golf Course (24.2 mi / 38.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Dover

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Dover is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Donaldson Creek Public Use Area (18.4 mi / 29.6 km)
  • Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area (23.8 mi / 38.3 km)
  • Kentucky Lake (23.9 mi / 38.4 km)
  • Elk & Bison Prairie (24 mi / 38.7 km)
  • Lake Barkley State Resort Park (25.8 mi / 41.6 km)

Where to stay around Dover?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 87 vacation rentals near Dover. From 52 Houses to 4 Condos/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 HomeAway.

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

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

  • Fort Donelson National Battlefield: 89 vacation rentals
  • Fort Donelson National Cemetery: 80 vacation rentals
  • Lake Barkley State Resort Park: 198 vacation rentals
  • Fort Campbell: 31 vacation rentals
  • Eiffel Tower: 44 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 52 Houses in Dover. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Dover include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 4 rentals available
  • Cabins: 23 rentals available
  • Cottages: 23 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 18 vacation rentals with pool available in Dover. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.