Find the best place to stay — North Central Florida

Where to stay around North Central Florida?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 498 holiday lettings near North Central Florida. From 278 houses to 37 condos, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover North Central Florida area.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in North Central Florida?

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

  • Florida Gulf Coast: 24,973 holiday homes
  • Georgia: 8,638 holiday homes
  • Florida Panhandle: 33,367 holiday homes
  • Jacksonville: 1,244 holiday homes
  • The Villages: 652 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in North Central 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 North Central Florida?

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

  • Jacksonville: 1,244 holiday lettings
  • The Villages: 652 holiday lettings
  • Crystal River: 265 holiday lettings
  • Homosassa: 225 holiday lettings
  • Ocala: 126 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 North Central 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 North Central Florida are:

  • Jacksonville, FL (VQQ-Cecil): 81 self catering accommodations
  • Leesburg, FL (LEE-Leesburg Intl.): 833 self catering accommodations
  • Suwannee County Airport (24J): 23 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 North Central Florida?

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

  • Florida Museum of Natural History: 99 holiday rentals
  • Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings State Park: 125 holiday rentals
  • North Florida Regional Medical Center: 90 holiday rentals
  • Juniper Springs Recreation Area: 99 holiday rentals
  • Orange Blossom Hills Golf & Country Club: 710 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around North Central 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 natural setting of North Central Florida is ready to explore

Enjoy the festivals and other features of North Central Florida. This welcoming city is known for its university setting, sporting events and lake. Appleton Museum of Art, Florida Museum of Natural History and Florida Nature and Heritage Tourism Center are a few of the top cultural sights. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Sightseeing in and around North Central Florida

Do you want to find attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes North Central Florida a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Meadowbrook Golf Club (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Ironwood Golf Course (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Waldo Motorsports (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Canterbury Equestrian Showplace (13.7 mi / 22 km)
  • Ginnie Springs (20.8 mi / 33.5 km)
  • Starke Golf and Country Club (23.6 mi / 38 km)

Exploring the natural landscape of North Central Florida

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, North Central Florida is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kanapaha Botanical Gardens (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
  • Devil's Milhopper Geological State Park (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • San Felasco Hammock Preserve (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Bivens Arm Nature Park (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Dudley Farm Historic State Park (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)