Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Florida Panhandle

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Florida Panhandle. Renowned for its sporting events, seafood restaurants and shopping, this city welcomes all visitors. For a bit of culture, visit Florida Governor's Mansion, Saenger Theatre or National Museum of Naval Aviation. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Florida Panhandle

Are you searching for things to do while you're in the area? You'll be sure to enjoy Florida Panhandle for its fishing and camping. Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Florida Panhandle a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bear Creek Feline Center (17.6 mi / 28.3 km)
  • Bay Dunes Golf Course (23.1 mi / 37.1 km)
  • Fox Run Country Club (27.5 mi / 44.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Florida Panhandle

Travellers love Florida Panhandle for its breathtaking sunsets and beautiful ocean views. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Florida Panhandle is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Torreya State Park (17.6 mi / 28.3 km)
  • Blue Springs State Recreation Area And Park (27.3 mi / 43.9 km)
  • Three Rivers State Park (27.6 mi / 44.4 km)
  • Florida Caverns State Park (28.4 mi / 45.8 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Florida Panhandle

The nearest airport is in Panama City, FL (ECP-Northwest Florida Beaches Intl.), located 37.1 mi (59.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Tallahassee, FL (TLH-Tallahassee Regional), which is 49.7 mi (80 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Tallahassee Station, Madison Station and Pensacola Station are the main stations in the area.

How many holiday rentals are available around Florida Panhandle?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 37,195 holiday lettings around Florida Panhandle. From 9,152 houses to 24,673 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 beach-view property in Florida Panhandle?

Perhaps it's the amazing ocean views, or maybe it's the opportunity to totally relax from morning to evening. There's just something about a beach escape that appeals to one and all. HomeAway has 18,255 beachside holiday rentals. Alternatively, you may prefer to try another type of setting. HomeAway has countless choices, including:

  • 17,353 beachfront holiday accommodation options.
  • 15,549 ocean-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 13,592 oceanfront holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a condo in Florida Panhandle?

If the prospect of bunking up with a bunch of strangers in one room with a shared bathroom doesn't excite you, you'll have lots of space to relax and do your thing in a condo. In this destination, HomeAway has 24,134 of these properties. Book right now and you could be spending as little as £25 per night. Or maybe you'd rather one of the area's other popular self-catering accommodation options, like:

  • House: 8,640 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £35 per night.
  • Townhome: 1,766 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £52 per night.
  • Cottage: 577 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £51 per night.

Can I stay in Florida Panhandle in a large group?

There's nothing quite like exploring somewhere new with family and friends. And the great news is HomeAway has some places suitable for big groups. Condo holiday rentals are the top choice here for large groups of guests. Our global database currently has 9,754 available. If you're planning on travelling with a large group, the holiday properties that will suit your needs include:

  • If yours is a group of 6, we offer 11,704 holiday rentals just right for that size. Book a night from just £40.
  • If you have 8 in your family, you'll be pleased to find out that there are 8,697 rental properties perfect. You can get one for as little as £64 a night.
  • Seeking rental properties catering to 10 guests? You'll be delighted to hear we have 3,777 that'll be ideal. You can score one from just £64 per night.

So never fear! When you travel with us you can bring your aunt, your cousins and all your besties to Florida Panhandle.

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