Destination guide

Why people love visiting captivating Neptune Beach

The area's entertainment and theatre scene are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Neptune Beach. This city is romantic and welcoming, recognised for its beaches, restaurants and shopping. Jacksonville Museum of Modern Art and Cummer Museum of Art and Gardens are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Neptune Beach

Do you want to find attractions to see in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Neptune Beach a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens (15.1 mi / 24.4 km)
  • Adventure Landing (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Jacksonville Beach Golf Club (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Windsor Parke Golf Club (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • TPC Sawgrass (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Hands on Children's Museum (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)

Seasonal weather in Neptune Beach

If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 32°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Neptune Beach

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Neptune Beach is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Big Talbot Island State Park (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens (15.1 mi / 24.4 km)
  • Dutton Island Preserve (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Gonzales Park (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Cradle Creek Preserve (2.6 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Oceanfront Park (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Neptune Beach

Fly into Jacksonville, FL (CRG-Jacksonville Executive at Craig), the closest airport, located 6.3 mi (10.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Jacksonville, FL (JAX-Jacksonville Intl.), which is 20.2 mi (32.5 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Neptune Beach?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 561 holiday lettings around Neptune Beach. From 210 houses to 250 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent a seaside property in Neptune Beach?

Perhaps it's the dreamy sea views, or maybe it's the opportunity to lay back from sunup to sundown. There's just something about a beach escape that appeals to all of us. There are 136 beachside holiday homes to select from. Open to more ideas? HomeAway has loads of other rental options to take a look at, including:

  • 116 beach-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 115 beachfront holiday accommodation options.
  • 111 ocean-view holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Neptune Beach?

Instead of staying in a boring, cookie-cutter hotel room this holiday, you could go for a whole house. You'll be part of the neighbourhood in no time! There are 216 houses available on HomeAway. Prices start from £48 a night. If that doesn't agree with your squad's style, we have a range of different self-catering accommodation options to choose from, such as:

  • Condo: 211 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £35 per night.
  • Townhome: 51 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £51 per night.
  • Apartment: 42 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £38 per night.

Can I stay in Neptune Beach in a large group?

Whether you're taking off on a trip with the extended fam or spending a week away with all your old school friends, it's always heaps of fun staying in a brand new place together! And the good news is that HomeAway has options to suit. Condo holiday rentals are the leading choice here for large groups of travellers. Our database currently has 73 available. The rental properties that can provide for large groups in the area include:

  • On the lookout for rentals that can hold 6 guests? We have 183 that will suit. The prices start from £51 per night.
  • Keen to find somewhere for 8 guests? We have 84 that will be perfect. You can get one for as low as £69 per night.
  • Planning a trip away with a group of 5? We offer 37 rental properties that will be ideal. Prices begin at just £54 per night.

You and all your buddies will be more than satisfied when you plan your Neptune Beach holiday through us!

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