Destination guide

The historical area of Okeechobee awaits your stay

The area's monuments and history are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Okeechobee. Renowned for its fishing, lake and casino gaming, this city welcomes all visitors. 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 Okeechobee

Are you searching for attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Okeechobee a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Okeechobee Livestock Market (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Paleo Hammock Preserve (18.1 mi / 29.1 km)
  • PGA Village (25.4 mi / 40.9 km)
  • PGA Center for Golf Learning and Performance (25.7 mi / 41.4 km)
  • Indianwood Golf and Country Club (25.8 mi / 41.5 km)
  • Treasure Coast Model Railroads (29.1 mi / 46.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Okeechobee

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Okeechobee 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:

  • Flagler Park (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Taylor Creek Stormwater Treatment Area (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • C. Scott Driver Recreation Area (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Lake Okeechobee (20.2 mi / 32.4 km)
  • Kissimmee River (21.5 mi / 34.6 km)
  • Kissimmee Prairie Preserve State Park (24.3 mi / 39 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Okeechobee

Fly into Sebring, FL (SEF-Sebring Regional), the closest airport, located 34.9 mi (56.1 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Stuart, FL (SUA-Witham Field), which is 37.4 mi (60.2 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, you can make your way to Okeechobee Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Okeechobee?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 56 holiday lettings around Okeechobee. From 22 Houses to 9 Cabins, 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 Okeechobee?

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 Okeechobee:

  • Sun `N Lake: 17 holiday homes
  • Floridana Beach: 32 holiday homes
  • Sebastian Highlands: 61 holiday homes
  • Central Beach: 75 holiday homes
  • Saint Lucie West: 59 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 Okeechobee?

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

  • Seminole Casino Brighton: 29 holiday lettings
  • Kissimmee River: 24 holiday lettings
  • Flagler Park: 36 holiday lettings
  • Taylor Creek Stormwater Treatment Area: 39 holiday lettings
  • Arnold's Wildlife Rehabilitation Center: 36 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 22 Houses in Okeechobee. Our other popular types of Okeechobee holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 9 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 9 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 3 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Okeechobee?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 17 holiday homes with pool available in Okeechobee. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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