Find the best place to stay — Ellenton

Where to stay around Ellenton?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,030 holiday lettings near Ellenton. From 414 houses to 388 condos, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Ellenton for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Ellenton:

  • Lido Key: 185 holiday homes
  • Sabal Harbour: 35 holiday homes
  • Isla del Sol: 191 holiday homes
  • Gulf Gate: 206 holiday homes
  • Pass-a-grille: 145 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 Ellenton?

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

  • Ellenton Premium Outlets: 6,515 holiday lettings
  • Gamble Plantation State Park: 7,008 holiday lettings
  • Ellenton Ice and Sports Complex: 6,182 holiday lettings
  • Brandenton Beach: 7,098 holiday lettings
  • St. Armands Circle: 6,904 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Ellenton 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 Ellenton?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 414 houses in Ellenton. Our other popular types of Ellenton holiday rentals include:

  • Condos: 388 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 73 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 29 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Ellenton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 796 holiday homes with pool available in Ellenton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a self catering villa or holiday rental in Ellenton, Florida your home away from home

    The charming town of Ellenton is home to just 310 people. The community is nestled on the banks of the delightfully named Manatee River, and manatees do indeed call this river “home”. Ellenton is just minutes from Bradenton and Sarasota which offer plenty of shops, banks and restaurants. The beach communities of Anna Maria Island, Holmes Beach and Longboat Key offer a host of options on this beautiful coastline. Renting a vacation home in Ellenton is the perfect way to enjoy the nearby attractions whilst relaxing in this quiet old-Florida neighbourhood.

    Things to do in Ellenton, Florida


    This is one of the most popular pastimes for those staying around Ellenton. There are several marinas and the nearby waterways give easy access to the Gulf of Mexico. It is also the perfect place to do some fishing. Beaches

    Head out to Anna Maria Island where the unspoilt beaches run for miles. Relax and get a suntan, collect shells as you walk along the shore or go swimming in the warm safe Gulf waters. Golf

    Florida is all about golf and more golf. There are more than 30 golf courses in Manatee County and the figure is growing, so bring your clubs or rent a set when you get here for some sunny relaxation.

    Places to visit near Ellenton, Florida Gamble Plantation Historical Site

    This is the only surviving plantation home in South Florida and the only Confederate Memorial in the state. Once a working sugar plantation, the 3,500 acres surrounds the 1890s plantation home which still has its antebellum furniture.

    Roaring 20s Pizza and Pipes

    This attraction is not just another pizza parlour. It is the retirement home of the Mighty Wurlitzer organ which once accompanied the silent movies in the 1920s. It now provides entertaining music as you sample delicious pizza.

    John and Mabel Ringling Museum of Art

    This internationally acclaimed museum in Sarasota is just a short drive from your vacation villa in Ellenton. The museum showcases a fine collection of contemporary and baroque artworks, sculptures and bronzes. As   John Ringling was the founder of the Ringling Circus there are plenty of circus artifacts too.

    Weather in Ellenton, Florida

    Ellenton has hot summers and mild sunny winters making it very popular with   visitors almost all year round. Winters are dry and sunny with average daytime temperatures around 25°C (77°F) while summers reach a hot and humid 33°C (92°F) in July and August.

    Travel to Ellenton,, Florida

    The nearest airport to your Ellenton vacation home is Tampa International Airport which has many national and international flights daily. It is an easy 31 mile drive from the centre of Ellenton.

    Attractions in and around Ellenton

    First time in Ellenton and looking for things to do? Some of the area's family-friendly attractions for travellers include Mote Marine Aquarium, People at Play and Fish Hole Adventure Golf. Visitors searching for nearby cultural experiences can spend an enlightening afternoon at John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art. To appreciate the outdoor scene, make time for beaches such as Brandenton Beach and Cortez Beach, and green spaces such as Sarasota Jungle Gardens and Marie Selby Botanical Gardens. You can take a shopping trip to St. Armands Circle, Ellenton Premium Outlets and Red Barn Flea Market Plaza. Activities around the area include Historic Bridge Street Pier, Cannons Marina and Bradenton Beach Marina. Also while in town, consider a visit to Ellenton Ice and Sports Complex and Gamble Plantation.