Where to stay around Southwest Florida?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 26,608 holiday lettings near Southwest Florida. From 10,730 Houses to 1,674 Villas, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Southwest Florida area.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Southwest Florida?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Southwest Florida. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Florida Gulf Coast: 25,429 holiday homes
  • Naples: 7,211 holiday homes
  • Sarasota: 6,153 holiday homes
  • Florida Keys: 3,977 holiday homes
  • Anna Maria Island: 3,529 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Southwest Florida! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Southwest Florida?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Southwest Florida with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Naples: 7,211 holiday lettings
  • Sarasota: 6,153 holiday lettings
  • Clearwater: 5,854 holiday lettings
  • Cape Coral: 6,869 holiday lettings
  • Bradenton: 5,624 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Southwest Florida?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Southwest Florida are:

  • Florida Keys Marathon Airport (MTH): 962 self catering accommodations
  • Sarasota Bradenton International Airport (SRQ): 7,080 self catering accommodations
  • St Petersburg Clearwater International Airport (PIE): 6,877 self catering accommodations

For other airports, 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 in Southwest Florida?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Southwest Florida. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Gulf Coast Town Center: 8,540 holiday rentals
  • Tampa Bay Grand Prix: 6,664 holiday rentals
  • St. Armands Circle: 7,312 holiday rentals
  • Sanibel and Captiva Island Visitor's Center: 8,490 holiday rentals
  • Flamingo Island Course - Lely Resort: 5,477 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Southwest Florida listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

The picturesque setting of Southwest Florida is ready to explore

The beaches and wildlife create a pretty picture of Southwest Florida. This city's bird watching, golfing and baseball games draw many visitors. Arcadia Opera House Museum, Imaginarium Hands - On Museum and John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art are a few of the top cultural sights. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Sightseeing in and around Southwest Florida

Are you searching for attractions to see in the area? Travellers enjoy fun activities like bird watching and golfing. Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Southwest Florida a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sun Splash Water Park (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Calusa Nature Center and Planetarium (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Butterfly Estates (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Westminster Golf Club (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Fort Myers Country Club (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • El Rio Golf Club (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Southwest Florida

Southwest Florida is famous for its breathtaking sunsets, island views and wildlife. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Southwest Florida is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Manatee Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Lovers Key State Park (19.9 mi / 32.1 km)
  • Barefoot Beach (26.7 mi / 42.9 km)
  • Dunbar Park (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Centennial Park (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Shell Factory and Nature Park (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)