Destination guide

Travel to lively San Marco

The area's live music and theatre scene are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to San Marco. Renowned for its bars, restaurants and shopping, this city welcomes all visitors. Cummer Museum of Art and Gardens and Jacksonville Museum of Modern Art are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in San Marco

Are you searching for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes San Marco a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Alexander Brest Planetarium (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Sally Corporation (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Hands on Children's Museum (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Hyde Park Golf Club (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Anheuser-Busch Brewery (8.7 mi / 14 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of San Marco

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, San Marco is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Friendship Park (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Metropolitan Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Riverside Park (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Crabtree Park (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Wurn Park (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around San Marco

Fly into Jacksonville, FL (CRG-Jacksonville Executive at Craig), the closest airport, located 8.4 mi (13.6 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Jacksonville, FL (JAX-Jacksonville Intl.), which is 13 mi (21 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around San Marco?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 18 holiday lettings around San Marco. From 7 Houses to 4 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 San Marco?

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 San Marco:

  • Amelia Island: 928 holiday homes
  • The Beaches: 292 holiday homes
  • Westside: 32 holiday homes
  • South Ponte Vedra Beach: 149 holiday homes
  • Seaview Park: 18 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 San Marco?

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

  • Theatre Jacksonville: 678 holiday lettings
  • Sawgrass Village: 879 holiday lettings
  • TPC Sawgrass: 908 holiday lettings
  • St Johns Town Center: 732 holiday lettings
  • Catty Shack Ranch Wildlife Sanctuary: 1,378 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around San Marco 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 San Marco?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 7 Houses in San Marco. Our other popular types of San Marco holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Guest houses: 2 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in San Marco?

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

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