Destination guide

Delight in the picturesque landscape of Saint James City

The island views and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Saint James City. Well known for its fishing, boating and cycling, this relaxing city won't disappoint. Sun Splash Water Park and Edison and Ford Winter Estates are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Saint James City

Are you looking for things to do in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Saint James City a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sun Splash Water Park (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Royal Tee Golf Club (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Dunes Golf and Tennis Club (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Palmetto-Pine Country Club (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Jungle Golf Ft. Myers (10 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Smugglers Cove Adventure Golf (10 mi / 16.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Saint James City

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Saint James City is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lovers Key State Park (16.5 mi / 26.5 km)
  • Pine Island (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Sanibel Captiva Island (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Captiva Island (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • J. N. Ding Darling National Wildlife Refuge (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Causeway Islands Park A (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Saint James City

Fly into Fort Myers, FL (RSW-Southwest Florida Intl.), the closest airport, located 21 mi (33.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Punta Gorda, FL (PGD-Charlotte County), which is 26.5 mi (42.7 km) away.

Where to stay around Saint James City?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 4,776 holiday lettings near Saint James City. From 2,386 Houses to 480 Villas, 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 James City is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Saint James City?

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 James City:

  • Pine Valley: 141 holiday homes
  • Pelican: 1,660 holiday homes
  • Beachwalk Isles: 137 holiday homes
  • Yacht Club: 588 holiday homes
  • Cape Royal: 67 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 James City?

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

  • Sanibel and Captiva Island Visitor's Center: 7,191 holiday lettings
  • Gulf Coast Town Center: 9,059 holiday lettings
  • Cape Coral Historical Museum: 7,907 holiday lettings
  • Times Square: 1,672 holiday lettings
  • Gasparilla Island: 1,324 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Saint James City 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 Saint James City?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 2,386 Houses in Saint James City. Our other popular types of Saint James City holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 480 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 113 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 1,658 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 Saint James City?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3,954 holiday homes with pool available in Saint James City. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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