Destination guide

Delight in the picturesque landscape of Saint James City

The island views and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Saint James City. Well known for its fishing, boating and biking, this relaxing city won't disappoint. Sun Splash Water Park and Edison and Ford Winter Estates are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Saint James City

Are you looking for things to do in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Saint James City a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sun Splash Water Park (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Royal Tee Golf Club (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Dunes Golf and Tennis Club (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Palmetto-Pine Country Club (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Jungle Golf Ft. Myers (10 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Smugglers Cove Adventure Golf (10 mi / 16.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Saint James City

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Saint James City is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lovers Key State Park (16.5 mi / 26.5 km)
  • Pine Island (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Sanibel Captiva Island (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Captiva Island (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • J. N. Ding Darling National Wildlife Refuge (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Causeway Islands Park A (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Saint James City

Fly into Fort Myers, FL (RSW-Southwest Florida Intl.), the closest airport, located 21 mi (33.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Punta Gorda, FL (PGD-Charlotte County), which is 26.5 mi (42.7 km) away.

Where to stay near St James City?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 5,071 house rentals near St James City. From 2,430 Houses to 500 Villas, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near St James City for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to St James City?

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 St James City:

  • Pelican: 1,530 vacation rentals
  • Vanderbilt Beach: 838 vacation rentals
  • South Island: 1,091 vacation rentals
  • Heritage Palms: 27 vacation rentals
  • Pelican Bay: 1,917 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in St James City?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 2,430 Houses in St James City. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in St James City include:

  • Villas: 500 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 124 lodging choices
  • Condos/Apartments: 1,833 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in St James City?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 4,289 vacation homes with pool available in St James City.