Destination guide

The beachside setting of Delray Beach is ready to explore

Enjoy the live music and other features of Delray Beach. This walkable city is known for its beaches, bird watching and wildlife. Gumbo Limbo Nature Center and Mizner Park are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Delray Beach

Are you searching for things to do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Delray Beach a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Deerfield Beach Pier (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Palm Beach Zoo at Dreher Park (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Putt'n Around (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Art Sea Living Gallery Art Studio (3.6 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Schoolhouse Children's Museum and Learning Center (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Boomers Boca Raton (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Delray Beach

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, August, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 89°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Delray Beach

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Delray Beach is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Gumbo Limbo Nature Center (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Veterans Park (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Atlantic Dunes Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Yamato Scrub Natural Area (4.1 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Wakodahatchee Wetlands (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Mangrove Park (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
Transport

Traveling to and around Delray Beach

The nearest airport is in Boca Raton, FL (BCT), located 6 mi (9.6 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into West Palm Beach, FL (PBI-Palm Beach Intl.), which is 15.6 mi (25 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, you can make your way to Delray Beach Station.

Where to stay near Delray Beach?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 1,160 house rentals near Delray Beach. From 569 Houses to 375 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Delray Beach is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Delray Beach?

Whether you're travelling 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 Delray Beach:

  • Delray Beach Shores: 42 vacation rentals
  • Lake Ida Shores: 138 vacation rentals
  • Tropic Palms: 70 vacation rentals
  • Tropic Isle: 78 vacation rentals
  • Del Ida Park Historic District: 132 vacation rentals

For other neighbourhoods, 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 travelling to Delray Beach?

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

  • Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens: 2,758 home rentals
  • Spady Cultural Heritage Museum: 2,505 home rentals
  • Delray Square: 2,560 home rentals
  • Delray Marketplace: 2,380 home rentals
  • Wakodahatchee Wetlands: 2,369 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Delray Beach 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 Delray Beach?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 569 Houses in Delray Beach. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Delray Beach include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 375 lodging choices
  • Villas: 48 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 48 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Delray Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 717 vacation homes with pool available in Delray Beach.