Destination guide

The beachside setting of Douglas is ready to explore

Enjoy the art galleries and other features of Douglas. Well known for its beaches, lake and shopping, this welcoming city won't disappoint. 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.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Douglas

Are you looking for attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Douglas a fun place to get away. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Beery Field (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Wicks Park (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Mount Baldhead Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Clearbrook Golf Club (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Ravines Golf Club (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Virtue Cider (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Douglas

If you're planning a vacation around warm-weather activities, July, June, August and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 82°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Douglas

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Douglas is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Beery Field (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Wade's Bayou Memorial Park (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Wicks Park (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Mount Baldhead Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Oval Beach (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Saugatuck Dunes State Park (2 mi / 3.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Douglas

Fly into Grand Rapids, MI (GRR-Gerald R. Ford Intl.), the closest airport, located 38.2 mi (61.5 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Douglas?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 612 vacation rentals near Douglas. From 254 Houses to 170 Cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Douglas for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Douglas?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Douglas:

  • Ottawa Beach: 105 vacation rentals
  • Bluffs of South Haven: 30 vacation rentals
  • West Wing Estates: 89 vacation rentals
  • Miami Park: 32 vacation rentals
  • Waukazoo Woods: 34 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals 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:

  • Saugatuck-Douglas Historical Society: 1,255 vacation rentals
  • Water Street Gallery: 1,253 vacation rentals
  • Beery Field: 1,254 vacation rentals
  • Button-Petter Gallery: 1,259 vacation rentals
  • Oval Beach: 1,248 vacation 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 254 Houses in Douglas. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Douglas include:

  • Cottages: 170 rentals available
  • Cabins: 170 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 111 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 Douglas?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 134 vacation rentals with pool available in Douglas. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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