HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled

Make a holiday rental, home or villa in South West Florida your home away from home

The paradise of the Florida coastline is renowned for its beaches, cosmopolitan cities with exceptional shopping, vibrant nightlife and exhilarating activities and theme parks. A Southwest Florida holiday home rental will not disappoint on those fronts. Southwest Florida is also known as a first class area for fly fishing, especially in the intriguing Everglades, a mangrove forest which meets the 10,000 islands of the Gulf of Mexico. The Southwest of Florida is a fantastic sun-drenched holiday destination with a laid-back atmosphere, and activities and points of interest at every turn.

Places to holiday in South West Florida

Naples prides itself on the amazing facilities for championship golf, superb fly fishing, sailing in the Gulf of Mexico and the fine sandy beaches which are found in this part of Southwest Florida. Naples has the second highest number of golf courses per capita in America, so there is certainly no shortage of challenging rounds to be played from a Southwest Florida holiday home. Naples Zoo’s night time tour uses night-vision goggles takes you past lions, tigers, monkeys and wild dogs, which is a real experience! For luxury villa rental in Florida, Marco Island has turned into a playground for the rich and famous.

Fort Myers is a historic old town with a luxury marina housing some of the most exclusive yachts in Southwest Florida. As with much of this area, taking a holiday home here in Southwest Florida provides perfect access to a combination of golf, fishing and the gastronomic creations which have made restaurants in the area famous. Across the Calosoahatchee River is the new friendly town of Cape Coral, a haven for those wishing to take to the sea, where boats can be hired or chartered for easy access to the Gulf of Mexico.

Things to do in South West Florida

There are many magnificent beaches in Southwest Florida. They differ from the white sand beaches of East Florida, as they are more secluded and picturesque, with palm forests and fishing piers. Among the best are Lowdermilk, Naples and Vanderbilt Beach.

Fly fishing in Southwest Florida is serious business. Trout, redfish, tarpon and snook can all be caught, and if you take a self catering holiday villa in Southwest Florida, the freedom to fish and cook your catch far outweighs any benefit coming from staying in a Florida hotel.

The Everglades are an untouched wilderness, abundant in wildlife, with mysterious forests and open waters. They can be explored by foot, car, bicycle or plane, but the biggest adventure comes from getting in amongst the alligators by taking to the waters, either in canoe, boat or airboat.

Weather in South West Florida

Southwest Florida has the huge benefit of 335 days of scorching sunshine every year, and even the winters are filled with beautiful warm days, with yearly lows of 20°C.

Travel to South West Florida

Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW) receives daily flights from the UK, but a change will be necessary, as there are no direct flights from the UK to Southwest Florida. There are many deals on cheap flights, and you will need to shop around to get the best deal.

Viewed 793 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Excellent! 4.7/5
(21 reviews)
avg/night
21
Viewed 410 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(16 reviews)
avg/night
16
Viewed 253 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Excellent! 4.3/5
(16 reviews)
avg/night
16
Viewed 205 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(33 reviews)
avg/night
33
Viewed 385 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Excellent! 4.5/5
(11 reviews)
avg/night
11
Viewed 601 times in the last 48 hours
  • 4 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 10
Excellent! 4.7/5
(10 reviews)
avg/night
10
Viewed 190 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Excellent! 4.4/5
(16 reviews)
avg/night
16
Viewed 241 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Excellent! 4.3/5
(9 reviews)
avg/night
9
Viewed 203 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 4
avg/night
3
Viewed 110 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Excellent! 4.5/5
(17 reviews)
avg/night
17
Viewed 136 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(31 reviews)
avg/night
31
Viewed 39 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
View details for price
2
Viewed 77 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Very Good! 4.2/5
(6 reviews)
avg/night
6
Viewed 214 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Excellent! 4.6/5
(22 reviews)
avg/night
22
Viewed 112 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Excellent! 4.7/5
(14 reviews)
avg/night
14
Viewed 160 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(14 reviews)
avg/night
14
Viewed 64 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Excellent! 4.5/5
(19 reviews)
avg/night
19
Viewed 70 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Excellent! 4.7/5
(19 reviews)
avg/night
19
Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
avg/night
3
Viewed 138 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(13 reviews)
avg/night
13
Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(8 reviews)
View details for price
8
Viewed 145 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Excellent! 4.7/5
(9 reviews)
View details for price
9
Viewed 81 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Exceptional! 5/5
(6 reviews)
avg/night
6
Viewed 110 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 12
Exceptional! 5/5
(31 reviews)
avg/night
31
Viewed 35 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(31 reviews)
avg/night
31
Viewed 107 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Exceptional! 5/5
(62 reviews)
avg/night
62
Viewed 37 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
avg/night
2
Viewed 46 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
avg/night
1
Viewed 179 times in the last 48 hours
  • 4 BR
  • 6 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 16
Excellent! 4.5/5
(17 reviews)
avg/night
17
Viewed 42 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Excellent! 4.7/5
(15 reviews)
avg/night
15
Viewed 46 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 6
Excellent! 4.4/5
(44 reviews)
avg/night
44
Viewed 138 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 6
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(37 reviews)
avg/night
37
Viewed 83 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Excellent! 4.5/5
(35 reviews)
avg/night
35
Viewed 49 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 6
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(19 reviews)
avg/night
19
Viewed 83 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 9
avg/night
0
Viewed 51 times in the last 48 hours
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Exceptional! 5/5
(8 reviews)
avg/night
8
Viewed 110 times in the last 48 hours
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(36 reviews)
avg/night
36
Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Excellent! 4.7/5
(9 reviews)
avg/night
9
Viewed 78 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 6
avg/night
1
Viewed 97 times in the last 48 hours
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Exceptional! 5/5
(64 reviews)
avg/night
64
Viewed 40 times in the last 48 hours
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(13 reviews)
avg/night
13
Viewed 195 times in the last 48 hours
  • 5 BR
  • 4 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 12
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(27 reviews)
avg/night
27
Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 6
avg/night
2
Viewed 30 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Excellent! 4.7/5
(31 reviews)
avg/night
31
Viewed 47 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 8
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(27 reviews)
avg/night
27
Viewed 33 times in the last 48 hours
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 3
Exceptional! 5/5
(8 reviews)
avg/night
8
Viewed 123 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(29 reviews)
avg/night
29
Viewed 72 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Excellent! 4.3/5
(8 reviews)
avg/night
8
Viewed 285 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Excellent! 4.6/5
(18 reviews)
avg/night
18
Viewed 82 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(11 reviews)
avg/night
11