Where to stay around Gulfport?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,501 holiday lettings near Gulfport. From 2,339 condos to 572 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Gulfport is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Gulfport?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Gulfport:

  • Clearwater Beach: 1,131 holiday homes
  • Isla del Sol: 230 holiday homes
  • Pass-a-grille: 145 holiday homes
  • Sand Key: 579 holiday homes
  • Pass-a-Grille Beach: 180 holiday homes

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Gulfport?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Gulfport. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Gulfport Casino Ballroom: 8,827 holiday lettings
  • Tampa Bay Grand Prix: 6,793 holiday lettings
  • St Petersburg College: 6,797 holiday lettings
  • John's Pass and Village Boardwalk: 7,163 holiday lettings
  • Serenity Gardens Memorial Park: 6,442 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Gulfport listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent condos in Gulfport?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 2,339 condos in Gulfport. Our other popular types of Gulfport holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 572 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 203 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 118 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Gulfport?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2,592 holiday homes with pool available in Gulfport. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday home, condo, cottage or house in Gulfport, Florida, USA your home away from home

    Gulfport is a suburb of St Petersburg on the central western, Gulf Coast, of Florida. This artsy place has long been popular with artisans because of the great light and fabulous scenery and now it’s also a popular holiday destination as more and more people are discovering what self catering accommodation in Gulfport has to offer.

    Things to do on holiday in Gulfport, Florida, USA

    Gulfport may be a suburb but it has plenty of things to see and do and is very well situated to make the most of the St Petersburg and Tampa area of Florida’s Gulf Coast. Like many other destinations in this popular part of Florida the beach always plays an important part in any holiday. Lovely sandy beaches and the warm waters of the Gulf of Mexico await visitors to self catering accommodation in Gulfport. When not relaxing on the beach or enjoying a swim you can take part in all manner of water sports nearby, or travel a little further away and enjoy the endless beaches of the Gulf Coast including Clearwater, Treasure Island and St Pete Beach.

    The appealing community of Gulfport has everything you need including restaurants, bars and shops so there’s no need to travel far if you want to enjoy a meal out.

    Places to visit on holiday in Gulfport, Florida, USA

    Self catering accommodation in Gulfport really is well situated to enjoy all that the Gulf Coast has to offer. The city centre of St Petersburg is just a few minutes drive away and has many attractions including the Salvador Dali Museum and St Petersburg Pier where you can see the HMS Bounty used in the Pirates of the Caribbean films. Tampa is only a little further away and the theme park Busch Gardens can be reached in less than an hour.

    The weather in Gulfport, Florida, USA

    The Gulf Coast is renowned for its lovely warm weather that allows self catering accommodation in Gulfport to be enjoyed throughout the year. There’s a humid subtropical climate with the average monthly high temperature never dipping below a pleasant 21C (70F)! Summer is the rainy season, and also the hottest time of year, but rainfall does not usually fall long enough each day to dampen a good holiday!

    Flights to Gulfport, Florida, USA

    With Tampa International Airport just 30 minutes drive away self catering accommodation in Gulfport is easy to get to. Tampa International Airport is flown to by British Airways direct from London Gatwick, or there are numerous American national airlines who offer indirect flights to choose from as an alternative.

    Activities and attractions in Gulfport

    Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Gulfport a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • The Pier (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
    • Treasure Bay Golf and Tennis (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
    • Alligator Attraction (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
    • Renaissance Vinoy Golf Club (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
    • Tides Golf Club (8 mi / 12.8 km)
    • Tampa Bay Grand Prix (9.2 mi / 14.9 km)

    Seasonal weather averages in Gulfport

    If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 33°F.

    Exploring the natural features in Gulfport

    Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Gulfport is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Sunken Gardens (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
    • Fort De Soto Park (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
    • Sand Key Park (16 mi / 25.8 km)
    • Sunset Park (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
    • Upham Beach (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
    • Boyd Hill Nature Park (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)