Destination guide

Delight in the lakeside landscape of De Funiak Springs

Take a holiday to De Funiak Springs and enjoy the area's history, wineries and culture. This welcoming city is known for its lake, beaches and parks. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around De Funiak Springs

Do you want to discover top things to see and do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes De Funiak Springs a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Chautauqua Vineyards (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Windswept Dunes Golf Course (16.9 mi / 27.1 km)
  • Sasquatch Zoo (19.7 mi / 31.8 km)
  • Burnt Pine Golf Club (25.1 mi / 40.5 km)
  • Eglin Golf Course (26 mi / 41.9 km)
  • River Oaks Golf Course (26.1 mi / 41.9 km)

Seasonal weather averages in De Funiak Springs

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 33°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in De Funiak Springs

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, De Funiak Springs is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lake Defuniak (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Vortex Springs (9.9 mi / 16 km)
  • Ponce De Leon Springs State Park (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Morrison Springs (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Eden Gardens State Park (24.1 mi / 38.8 km)
  • Fred Gannon Rocky Bayou State Park‎ (24.5 mi / 39.4 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around De Funiak Springs

The nearest airport is in Fort Walton Beach, FL (VPS-Northwest Florida Regional), located 30.2 mi (48.6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Destin, FL (DSI-Destin-Fort Walton Beach), which is 30.8 mi (49.6 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around DeFuniak Springs?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,908 holiday lettings around DeFuniak Springs. From 1,139 Houses to 1,453 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 is the best area to stay when travelling to DeFuniak Springs?

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 DeFuniak Springs:

  • Seaside: 928 holiday homes
  • Seagrove Beach: 2,316 holiday homes
  • Rosemary Beach: 1,200 holiday homes
  • Crystal Beach: 1,311 holiday homes
  • Laguna Beach: 869 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 DeFuniak Springs?

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

  • The Golf Garden of Destin: 14,954 holiday lettings
  • Golf Course At Seascape Resort: 15,356 holiday lettings
  • Silver Sands Premium Outlets: 15,671 holiday lettings
  • Eglin Golf Course: 11,289 holiday lettings
  • Fort Walton Beach Golf Club: 11,783 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around DeFuniak Springs 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 DeFuniak Springs?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,139 Houses in DeFuniak Springs. Our other popular types of DeFuniak Springs holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 1,453 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 74 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 64 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 DeFuniak Springs?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2,609 holiday homes with pool available in DeFuniak Springs. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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