Destination guide

Tranquil Cape Coral will entice you

Learn about the unique charm of Cape Coral with a stay in a private vacation home. This relaxing city is known for its boating, bars and bird watching. Sun Splash Water Park and Edison and Ford Winter Estates are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Cape Coral

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Cape Coral has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sun Splash Water Park (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Palmetto-Pine Country Club (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Hunters Run Executive Golf Course (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Castle Golf (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Smugglers Cove Adventure Golf (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Fort Myers Country Club (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Cape Coral

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Cape Coral. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lovers Key State Park (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Manatee Park (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Rotary Park Environmental Center (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Four Mile Cove Ecological Preserve (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Lakes Regional Park (5.1 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Bunche Beach (6.2 mi / 10 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Cape Coral

The nearest airport is in Fort Myers, FL (RSW-Southwest Florida Intl.), located 12.2 mi (19.6 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Punta Gorda, FL (PGD-Charlotte County), which is 24.6 mi (39.6 km) away.

Where to stay near Cape Coral?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 7,431 house rentals near Cape Coral. From 3,479 Houses to 623 Villas, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Cape Coral for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Cape Coral?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Cape Coral:

  • Pelican: 1,658 vacation rentals
  • Yacht Club: 591 vacation rentals
  • Cape Harbour: 101 vacation rentals
  • Trafalgar: 1,150 vacation rentals
  • Burnt Store: 783 vacation rentals

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Cape Coral?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Cape Coral. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Coralwood Shopping Center: 8,128 home rentals
  • Four Mile Cove Ecological Preserve: 8,236 home rentals
  • Cape Coral Historical Museum: 7,915 home rentals
  • Royal Tee Golf Club: 7,941 home rentals
  • El Rio Golf Club: 7,215 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Cape Coral listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Cape Coral?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 3,479 Houses in Cape Coral. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Cape Coral include:

  • Villas: 623 lodging choices
  • Condos/Apartments: 2,912 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 139 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Cape Coral?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 6,102 vacation homes with pool available in Cape Coral.

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