Destination guide

Discover all of Celebration from holiday lettings

For a sunny central Florida holiday where you’ll engulf yourself with amusement and entertainment, you have to visit Celebration, Florida. Celebration is near all that Orlando, Florida, has to offer. From theme parks to sports outings and nature reserves, Celebration has an activity suitable for everyone. It’s no wonder that families, groups, couples and solo travellers delight in what Celebration has to offer near holiday lettings.


Explore history near your Celebration holiday home

Originally developed by the Walt Disney Company, Celebration is a community near the heart of some of America’s most exciting destinations. The famed Walt Disney resort theme park will be near your holiday rental, and you can immerse yourself in the magical fun that visitors have been enjoying for over 40 years. To better understand the history and culture of the Kissimmee Native Americans who inhabited the Orlando region, you can visit Pioneer Village. One of the liveliest historic spots near Celebration is the Maitland Art Center, housed in a building characterised by Mayan-influenced art deco architecture. The art centre was originally an artist colony and now offers regular exhibitions of fine art and local history. If you enjoy American literature, you may want to tour the Jack Kerouac House, once the home of the famed author and founder of beat poetry.


Activities and attractions in and around Celebration

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Celebration has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Walt Disney World® (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • SeaWorld® Orlando (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Universal Studios Florida™ (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Disney's Hollywood Studios® (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Disney's Animal Kingdom® Theme Park (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Epcot® (4.6 mi / 7.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Celebration

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Celebration is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lake Cecile (4.6 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Lake Bryan (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Little Lake Bryan (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Shingle Creek Regional Park (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Lake Davenport (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Lake Eve (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Celebration

The nearest airport is in Kissimmee, FL (ISM-Kissimmee Gateway), located 7 mi (11.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Orlando, FL (MCO-Orlando Intl.), which is 16.9 mi (27.2 km) away.

How to get around

Transport to and around your Celebration holiday cottage

You’ll find many options for transport to and from your Celebration holiday rental. International travellers will likely fly directly to Orlando. From Orlando, a bus or a taxi can take you to Celebration. One of the most popular and practical means of transport is ride sharing, with two major companies operating in the Orlando area. Given the volume of visitors and number of theme parks and amusement attractions here, you will find many taxi services that offer cars and vans. The major theme parks offer transport services to and from their own locations. Of course, to enjoy travelling at your leisure, there are many car hires available. Don’t forget that Americans drive on the right side of the road.

Food & drink 

Taste delicacies of Celebration near your holiday letting

Celebration offers a lot of international cuisine due to its numerous international visitors. You’ll likely want to try southern comfort food often enjoyed by Floridians, such as braised pork ribs dusted with cornstarch and served with a sweet chili sauce. Fresh fruit is a must around Celebration because of the native citrus trees. Honey is a major staple of the Orlando food industry that sweetens many desserts. Lastly, given that Orlando is about an hour from the Atlantic Ocean and the Gulf of Mexico, seafood is a delicious commodity that can be enjoyed fresh.

Essential info

Key facts for holiday rental stays in Celebration

To most enjoy your holiday letting in Celebration, you want to know the key information of the region. Celebration is a part of the greater Orlando area, which sees tens of millions of visitors each year. High season is July and August due to summer school holidays, while September can offer great discounts because it’s the low season. The weather is pleasant year round, as temperatures usually stay above 20°C. Bring an umbrella, as there are often light showers that quickly pass. The local currency is the U.S. dollar, and major credit cards are commonly used. Emergency services number is 911, and the international area code is 1. You can find more than one major hospital nearby in Orlando, but travel insurance is recommended, as health coverage is only provided prior to payment in case of emergencies.

How many holiday rentals are available around Celebration?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 27,688 holiday lettings around Celebration. From 7,235 villas to 10,931 houses, 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.

Can I rent a resort property in Celebration?

Eat, drink, play and stay. If that sounds like your idea of a heavenly escape, we have the answers to all your prayers. HomeAway has 11,435 holiday rentals located within resorts available. Of course, that might not be your style. Fortunately, HomeAway has a bunch of other options, including:

  • 2,790 city-centre holiday accommodation options.
  • 1,332 lakefront holiday accommodation options.
  • 1,280 lake-view holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Celebration?

If you want to live like a local and don't feel like sharing space with strangers this time round, renting a whole house is the way to go. There are 15,857 options currently on HomeAway. Prices start from £12 per night. Or maybe you'd prefer one of the area's other self-catering accommodation options, such as:

  • Villa: 9,982 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £34 per night.
  • Townhome: 5,591 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £45 per night.
  • Condo: 4,812 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £45 per night.

Can I stay in Celebration in a large group?

There's nothing quite as exciting as being somewhere new with family and friends. The good news is HomeAway has some options suitable for large groups. 3,038 house holiday rentals are listed. Currently, they're the most popular choice here for sizeable groups. Around this area, the rental properties that are suitable for large groups of people include:

  • Looking for rentals that can house 8 people? We have 18,858 that will be perfect. Prices begin from just £46 per night.
  • Looking for a holiday rental for 10 people? We have 13,442 that will serve you well. You can book one for as little as £53 a night.
  • On a trip away with 12 guests? We've got 9,794 accommodation for rent that will suit. Prices begin at just £74 a night.

So don't fret! When you book with us you can take your dad, your sister and all your mates to Celebration.

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Celebration?

Pint-sized hotel rooms are no place to spend your precious holiday moments! Look through our economical holiday rentals now and ensure everyone in your group has enough room to spread out. Southern Dunes is an awesome area to investigate if you want to keep an eye on your budget. HomeAway has 413 holiday rentals, and the average price is a very agreeable £106 per night. Highlands Reserve is another place to consider. HomeAway has holiday rentals here, and the average price is around £115 a night.

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