Destination guide

The relaxing city of Old Town awaits you

The riverfront and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Old Town. Travellers to this relaxing city praise the seafood restaurants, fishing and kayaking. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Old Town

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Old Town a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hart Springs Park (9.9 mi / 16 km)
  • Dakotah Winery (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Bob's River Place (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
  • Ginnie Springs (28.3 mi / 45.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Old Town

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Old Town is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Steinhatchee Falls (17.6 mi / 28.4 km)
  • Hagen Cove (24.1 mi / 38.7 km)
  • Hart Springs Park (9.9 mi / 16 km)
  • Manatee Springs State Park (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Eddie Buie Park (17.6 mi / 28.4 km)
  • Troy Spring State Park (27.1 mi / 43.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Old Town

The nearest airport is in Gainesville, FL (GNV-Gainesville Regional), located 49.9 mi (80.2 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Old Town?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 157 holiday lettings around Old Town. From 66 Houses to 9 Flats, 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.

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

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

  • Ichetucknee Springs State Park: 64 holiday lettings
  • Ginnie Springs: 71 holiday lettings
  • Cedar Key Pier: 72 holiday lettings
  • Hagen Cove: 164 holiday lettings
  • Manatee Springs State Park: 56 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Old Town 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 Houses in Old Town?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 66 Houses in Old Town. Our other popular types of Old Town holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 9 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 55 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 55 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 Old Town?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 57 holiday homes with pool available in Old Town. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.