Where to stay around South Walton?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 17,406 holiday lettings near South Walton. From 10,525 condos to 5,074 houses, 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 South Walton is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in South Walton?

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

  • Destin: 10,232 holiday homes
  • Panama City Beach: 11,729 holiday homes
  • Florida Panhandle: 33,078 holiday homes
  • Lake District: 84 holiday homes
  • Ft Walton Beach: 8,807 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in South Walton! 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 South Walton?

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

  • Destin: 10,232 holiday lettings
  • Panama City Beach: 11,729 holiday lettings
  • Ft Walton Beach: 8,807 holiday lettings
  • Miramar Beach: 9,672 holiday lettings
  • Panama City: 6,979 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 South Walton?

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 South Walton are:

  • Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport: 10,292 self catering accommodations
  • Destin Airport (DTS): 11,503 self catering accommodations
  • Eglin Afb (VPS): 10,273 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 South Walton?

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

  • Airboat Adventures: 11,886 holiday rentals
  • Destin Vacation Boat Rentals: 11,316 holiday rentals
  • The Golf Garden of Destin: 13,742 holiday rentals
  • Pier Park: 11,820 holiday rentals
  • Conservation Park: 12,628 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around South Walton 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.

Make a holiday villa in South Walton, USA your home away from home

South Walton is 26 miles of sandy shoreline on Florida’s northwest coast, home to immaculate white beaches with clear waters. There are 15 individual stretches to choose from close to South Walton holiday villas, and a number of state parks, forests and golf courses to discover just minutes away.

Things to do in South Walton, USA

Miramar would be a lovely place to visit during your stay at a South Walton villa – this picturesque resort features a stunning beachfront, complemented by restaurants and ice cream parlours. You could also head here for some shopping, since Silver Sands Factory Stores, the USA’s largest designer factory outlet, is located right in Miramar. Other activities on offer include parasailing, fishing, with tennis courts and a fantastic golf course found close to the beach.

Another essential destination for visitors to South Walton vacation rentals would be Santa Rosa, a resort that dates back more than 100 years. Santa Rosa is noted for its distinctive and upscale atmosphere, with luxurious beach houses and a host of boutiques. It is regularly considered among the top beach destinations in the country. The resort fringes the beautiful Port Washington State Forest, popular for hiking and cycling, with 3.5, 5 or 10 mile loops to explore.

Another great location for outdoor activities near South Walton holiday accommodation is Sandestin, which features nearly 2,500 acres of waterfront, home to fantastic natural scenery, comprising sublime beaches. This resort is a golfer’s paradise, with no fewer than eight golf courses to be found within an eight-mile radius.

Places to visit on holiday on South Walton, USA

The historic city of Pensacola is a short drive west of holiday villas in South Walton, and would make for an excellent day out. Pensacola’s downtown features a number of building dating back 200 years, and there are also museums here detailing life during the city’s early period. The beachfront here is also lovely, with sugar white sand and transparent, emerald waters. There are three different companies at Pensacola, offering dives to underwater wrecks including a 1,000 foot-long sunken aircraft carrier.

Weather in South Walton, USA

South Walton vacation villas are located in a region famed for its subtropical climate. Here summers are long and hot, starting as early as April and lasting all the way through to late-Octobe or November. Winters don’t last for more than a couple of months and generally bring mild conditions.

Cheap flights to South Walton, USA

The nearest airport to South Walton vacation rentals is Pensacola (PNS), which offers connections to Houston (IAH), Atlanta (ATL), Tampa (TPA), Orlando (MCO) and Charlotte (CLT), which can be reached from London-Gatwick and Heathrow via British Airways, Virgin and US Airways.

Activities and attractions in South Walton

Are you searching for top things to see and do while you're in town? You'll be sure to enjoy South Walton for its surfing and golfing. Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that South Walton has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Big Kahuna's Water and Adventure Park (14.6 mi / 23.4 km)
  • Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park (21.8 mi / 35.1 km)
  • Gulf World Marine Park (23.9 mi / 38.4 km)
  • Burnt Pine Golf Club (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • The Golf Garden of Destin (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Emerald Bay Golf Club (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in South Walton

South Walton is famous for its breathtaking sunsets and beautiful ocean views. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in South Walton. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Santa Rosa Beach (1 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Blue Mountain Beach (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Topsail Beach State Preserve (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Point Washington State Forest (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Grayton Beach State Park (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Seaside Beach (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)