Find the best place to stay — Holmes Beach

Where to stay around Holmes Beach?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,228 holiday lettings near Holmes Beach. From 1,469 houses to 1,122 condos, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Holmes Beach is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Holmes Beach?

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 Holmes Beach:

  • Ilexhurst: 592 holiday homes
  • Key Royale: 461 holiday homes
  • Palm Isle Village: 436 holiday homes
  • Lido Key: 185 holiday homes
  • Sabal Harbour: 36 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 Holmes Beach?

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

  • Manatee Public Beach: 6,493 holiday lettings
  • Island Gallery West: 6,276 holiday lettings
  • Brandenton Beach: 7,081 holiday lettings
  • St. Armands Circle: 6,883 holiday lettings
  • John's Pass and Village Boardwalk: 6,910 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Holmes Beach 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 Holmes Beach?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,469 houses in Holmes Beach. Our other popular types of Holmes Beach holiday rentals include:

  • Condos: 1,122 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 163 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 155 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Holmes Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2,278 holiday homes with pool available in Holmes Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a self catering villa in Holmes Beach, Florida your home away from home

    Holmes Beach is one of three communities on Anna Maria Island which is situated just to the south of Tampa Bay on the calm waters of the Gulf of Mexico. It is known for its miles of white sandy beaches and is a quieter destination than the better known Florida resorts.

    This private island paradise has excellent restaurants, shops, performing arts and other attractions yet is within easy driving distance of all the mainland attractions in Tampa and Orlando.

    Things to do in Holmes Beach, Florida

    Visitors come to Holmes Beach to enjoy the miles of unspoilt natural beaches and clear warm waters of the Gulf. Enjoy sunbathing, boating, windsurfing, jet skiing and more from this sub-tropical paradise.

    Boat Charters - The fishing is excellent along this coast offering catches from small snapper up to marlin. A fishing charter is a great way to get out on the water and enjoy the local sights and the breeze. Eco tours and shelling trips are also available.

    Places to visit near Holmes Beach, Florida

    Busch Gardens theme park in Tampa Bay is a popular visitor attraction for all the family. Offering wild rides, animal safari encounters, thrilling adventures, entertaining shows and roller coaster rides it is a great day out just 34 miles (54km) from your villa in Holmes Beach.

    Walt Disney World, Sea World and Universal Studios are just some of the attractions for which Orlando is famous, which are 2 hours drive from your self catering villa at Holmes Beach. World class shopping in the Florida Mall, bargains at the Outlet Mall and top restaurants make Orlando a great day out.

    The Marine Aquarium in Clearwater is dedicated to the rescue and care of sick marine animals and guests can see bottle nose dolphins, turtles, otters and sting rays close up. It is a great educational experience for all the family. It is just 54 miles from your self catering villa, along the Sunshine Skyway bridge which spans the bay.

    Weather in Holmes Beach, Florida

    The west coast of Florida has year round sunshine and average daily highs from 21-33C (70-92F). Rainfall is heaviest from June to September but it falls as short afternoon showers which quickly pass. August and September can be rather hot and humid.

    Flights to Holmes Beach, Florida

    Your self catering villa in Holmes Beach is 54 miles (88km) from Tampa International airport and 128 miles (205km) from Orlando International airport. There are daily national and international flights into both these airports.

    Attractions in and around Holmes Beach

    Have time to spare and looking for things to do around Holmes Beach? Take the children and visit Mote Marine Aquarium, Fish Hole Adventure Golf and People at Play. Visitors searching for nearby cultural experiences can spend an enlightening afternoon at John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art. To appreciate the outdoor scene, make time for beaches such as Manatee Public Beach and Bean Point Beach, and green spaces such as Fort De Soto Park and Sarasota Jungle Gardens. You can take a shopping trip to St. Armands Circle. Activities around the area include Anna Maria City Pier, Bradenton Beach Marina and Historic Bridge Street Pier. Also a trip to Marie Selby Botanical Gardens, Island Gallery West or Island Players might be a nice excursion.