Deerfield Beach can be found to the south-east of the United State of Florida, close to the city of Fort Lauderdale. As the name suggests, the town gets its name from the wild deer which once roamed the area, as well as the resort’s wide sandy beach. Visitors looking to spend their holidays in Deerfield Beach will find that there is a great choice of self catering holiday rental accommodation available here. There are spacious apartments and townhouses, as well as luxurious condos, enjoying spectacular Ocean views.
Visitors spending their holidays in Deerfield Beach will find that the beach and its promenade are the main focus for most of the town’s activities. As well as such water sports activities as surfing, jet skiing, water-boarding and scuba diving, the wide sandy expanses provide the ideal conditions for volleyball, badminton and tennis. Visitors may simply wish to relax under the warm Floridian sun or to bathe and swim in the clean Ocean waters.
The popularity of Florida as a holiday destination amongst both national and international visitors will not come as a surprise to visitors enjoying their holidays in Deerfield Beach. As well as boasting numerous stunning beaches, tourists will find that the so-called ‘Sunshine State’ also boasts a tremendous amount of both naturally occurring and more manufactured attractions. The nearby Everglades National Park is a popular draw, where some lucky tourists may catch a glimpse of the elusive alligators whilst enjoying a ride on the unique air-boats. Then of course for the young and young at heart there is Disney World, the largest theme park in the world, which can be found to the north of Deerfield in Orlando. There are also the big city attractions of Miami, just a few miles to the south.
Visitors looking to spend their holidays in Deerfield Beach will be pleased to discover that Florida as a whole enjoys sub-tropical climate. This means that summers can get very warm, with temperatures often reaching the early 30s degrees Celsius. Winters are still pleasantly mild, with temperatures averaging between 18 and 22 degrees Celsius. The town receives an average annual rainfall of around 45 inches, the majority of which will fall in the summer months.
Tourists looking to spend their holidays in Deerfield Beach will first fly to Miami International Airport (MIA). American Airlines, British Airways and Virgin Atlantic operate regular flights here from the UK, departing form London Heathrow (LHR).