Destination guide

Find the perfect holiday rental for your Valparaiso getaway

Enjoy the museums and other features of Valparaiso. This city has something for everyone. Eglin Air Force Base and Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Valparaiso

Do you want to discover things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Valparaiso a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Big Kahuna's Water and Adventure Park (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Turkey Creek Nature Trail (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Eglin Golf Course (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Shalimar Pointe Golf Club (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Fort Walton Beach Golf Club (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Valparaiso

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Valparaiso is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Fred Gannon Rocky Bayou State Park‎ (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Fort Walton Beach Park (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • John Beasley Park (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Liza Jackson Park (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Henderson Beach State Park (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Oak Tree Nature Park (10 mi / 16.1 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Valparaiso

The nearest airport is in Fort Walton Beach, FL (VPS-Northwest Florida Regional), located 1.3 mi (2.1 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Destin, FL (DSI-Destin-Fort Walton Beach), which is 7.7 mi (12.3 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Valparaiso?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 7,940 holiday lettings around Valparaiso. From 1,392 Houses to 6,007 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 Valparaiso?

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 Valparaiso:

  • Crystal Beach: 1,323 holiday homes
  • Holiday Isle: 1,941 holiday homes
  • Avalon Beach Estates: 4,288 holiday homes
  • St. Tropez: 1,275 holiday homes
  • Dune Allen Beach: 1,387 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 Valparaiso?

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

  • The Golf Garden of Destin: 14,981 holiday lettings
  • Golf Course At Seascape Resort: 15,375 holiday lettings
  • Silver Sands Premium Outlets: 15,672 holiday lettings
  • Eglin Golf Course: 11,295 holiday lettings
  • Fort Walton Beach Golf Club: 11,779 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,392 Houses in Valparaiso. Our other popular types of Valparaiso holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 6,007 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 83 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 63 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 Valparaiso?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 7,060 holiday homes with pool available in Valparaiso. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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