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Delight in the natural landscape of Palma Sola

The gardens and wildlife create a pretty picture of Palma Sola. Well known for its kayaking, hiking and bird watching, this walkable city won't disappoint. Fort De Soto Park and John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Palma Sola

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

  • Mote Marine Aquarium (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Fish Hole Adventure Golf (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Manatee Golf Course (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Heather Hills Golf Course (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • River Run Golf Links (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • People at Play (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Palma Sola

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Palma Sola. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Fort De Soto Park (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Sarasota Jungle Gardens (11.8 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Marie Selby Botanical Gardens (14.6 mi / 23.6 km)
  • Palma Sola Botanical Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Robinson Preserve (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Emerson Point Preserve (2 mi / 3.1 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Palma Sola

Fly into Sarasota, FL (SRQ-Sarasota-Bradenton Intl.), the closest airport, located 10.7 mi (17.2 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to St. Petersburg, FL (SPG-Albert Whitted), which is 17.2 mi (27.7 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Palma Sola?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,818 holiday lettings around Palma Sola. From 152 villas to 1,502 flats & apartments, 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 Palma Sola?

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 Palma Sola:

  • Lido Key: 1,989 holiday homes
  • Sunset Beach: 1,247 holiday homes
  • Ilexhurst: 1,445 holiday homes
  • Sabal Harbour: 41 holiday homes
  • Indian Beach Sapphire Shores: 68 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 Palma Sola? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Palma Sola. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Palma Sola Botanical Park: 9,012 holiday lettings
  • De Soto National Memorial: 8,842 holiday lettings
  • Robinson Preserve: 9,006 holiday lettings
  • St. Armands Circle: 8,400 holiday lettings
  • Heritage Oaks Golf and Country Club: 5,917 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Palma Sola listed on 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 Villas in Palma Sola?

Yes, of course. offers 152 Villas in Palma Sola. Our other popular types of Palma Sola holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 1,502 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 170 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 170 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Palma Sola?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2,948 holiday homes with pool available in Palma Sola. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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