Find the best place to stay — Saint Petersburg

Where to stay around Saint Petersburg?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 8,103 holiday lettings near Saint Petersburg. From 3,942 condos to 2,369 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 Saint Petersburg is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Saint Petersburg?

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 Saint Petersburg:

  • Isla del Sol: 190 holiday homes
  • Isle Of Capri: 448 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 75 holiday homes
  • Vina Del Mar Island: 265 holiday homes
  • Boca Ciega Isle: 88 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 Saint Petersburg?

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

  • The Pier: 7,214 holiday lettings
  • Gizella Kopsick Palm Arboretum: 6,884 holiday lettings
  • Treasure Bay Golf and Tennis: 7,655 holiday lettings
  • Nova 535: 7,471 holiday lettings
  • University of South Florida-St. Petersburg: 7,528 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Saint Petersburg 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 Saint Petersburg?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 3,942 condos in Saint Petersburg. Our other popular types of Saint Petersburg holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 2,369 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 588 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 360 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Saint Petersburg?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 5,685 holiday homes with pool available in Saint Petersburg. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday rental villa or accommodation in St Petersburg, Florida your home away from home

    St Petersburg, Florida is the cosmopolitan area of the St Petersburg/Clearwater region of the Central Gulf Coast. Known as the ‘big city of Florida’s beach’, St Petersburg has a huge amount to offer visitors. If your are taking your first holiday to St Petersburg, there will be far too much entertainment to sample in just a few weeks, but don’t worry, if you rent self catering accommodation in St Petersburg once, you will almost certainly be back!

    Things to do on holiday to St Petersburg, Florida

    This area of Florida is known as Florida’s beach due to the indescribably beautiful white sand beaches which stretch into the horizon. The Fort de Soto Park beach has been voted the best beach in the USA, and there if you are looking for the ultimate in exotic beaches for a romantic getaway, honeymoon or family holiday, St Petersburg accommodation is there to answer your dreams.

    The unmistakable St Petersburg Pier, (designed as an upside-down pyramid), is at the centre of activity along the beachfront. It is lined with fun restaurants and small shops, with fishermen leaning expectantly over the railings, night and day. At the landward end of the pier are two of St Petersburg’s most interesting museums; the St Petersburg Museum of Fine Arts and the St Petersburg Museum of History, both of which are well worth investigation from a St Petersburg holiday rental. If you enjoy shopping and fine dining however, head for the Gulfport district of the town, further along the beach.

    It is impossible to list all the possible entertainment in St Petersburg, Florida, but however diverse the interests of your family are, there is undoubtedly enough to entertain everyone for the entire duration of your holiday to St Petersburg. With tours to tropical wilderness islands, out to sea to fish or dolphin and whale watch, over 50 golf courses of varying difficulties, over 50 natural parks and every water sport that you can dream of (especially worth a mention is the scuba diving), your trip to St Petersburg accommodation will not leave you with a minute wasted. Alternatively, you can spend much of you holiday sunbathing on the glorious sand or enjoying a drink in one of St Petersburg’s restaurants, bars or clubs.

    Places to holiday to St Petersburg, Florida

    Clearwater is the main beach resort in the area, centred around a stunning, white sand beach which has featured on many postcard of the Central Gulf Coast of Florida. It is a magnificently vibrant resort, with many top class sports bars, water sport facilities and bars. The pier in Clearwater is the place to be at night, and if you are a cyclist, the market cycle paths around Clearwater will certainly interest you.

    Weather in St Petersburg, Florida

    Average temperatures in St Petersburg, Florida are beautifully warm, with a yearly average of over 22°C, fluctuating very little between winter and summer. In August, daily peaks rise to the mid 30’s (°C), whilst in winter, that figure remains around 28°C.

    Flights to St Petersburg, Florida

    St Petersburg Clearwater International Airport (PIE) is located just a few miles from the centre of St Petersburg, Florida, making reaching your holiday rental accommodation remarkably easy. Tampa International Airport (TPA) is around 35 minutes drive from any beachfront property in St Petersburg, but has the added advantage that British Airways runs a direct flight to Tampa from London Gatwick (LGW).

    Attractions in and around St. Petersburg

    First time in St. Petersburg and looking for things to do? Some of the area's family-friendly attractions for travellers include The Pier, Florida Aquarium and Clearwater Marine Aquarium. Don't miss cultural highlights such as Salvador Dali Museum, Museum of Fine Arts and Great Explorations Children's Museum. To appreciate the outdoor scene, make time for beaches such as Upham Beach and Bean Point Beach, and green spaces such as Sunken Gardens and Fort De Soto Park. Don't forget to buy tickets if you want to attend a game or event at Tropicana Field or Al Lang Stadium. To discover the region's top popular attractions, head to Tampa Convention Center, Tampa Museum of Art and Raymond James Stadium during your stay. You might also want to add other must-see places in the region such as Tampa Bay History Center, Tampa Theater or Port of Tampa to your agenda.