Destination guide

Delight in the beachside landscape of Boca Raton

Enjoy the museums and other features of Boca Raton. This city's beaches, golfing and shopping draw many visitors. Mizner Park and Gumbo Limbo Nature Center are just a couple of the must-sees. 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 Boca Raton

Do you want to discover attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Boca Raton a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Deerfield Beach Pier (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Boomers Boca Raton (2.5 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Xtreme Indoor Karting (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Ski Rixen USA (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Planet Air Sports (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Boca Raton Municipal Golf Course (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Boca Raton

If you're planning a vacation around the weather, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 89°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Boca Raton

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Boca Raton. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Gumbo Limbo Nature Center (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Hugh Taylor Birch State Park (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
  • South Beach Park (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Red Reef Park (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • South Inlet Park Beach (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • James A. Rutherford Park (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Boca Raton

The nearest airport is in Boca Raton, FL (BCT), located 2.6 mi (4.1 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Fort Lauderdale, FL (FXE-Fort Lauderdale Executive), which is 12 mi (19.4 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station is Boca Raton Station.

Where to stay near Boca Raton?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 1,908 house rentals near Boca Raton. From 772 Houses to 754 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Boca Raton is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Boca Raton?

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 Boca Raton:

  • East Boca Raton: 33 vacation rentals
  • Por La Mar: 24 vacation rentals
  • Boca Bay Colony: 22 vacation rentals
  • Boca Harbour: 27 vacation rentals
  • Hollywood Beach: 1,035 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 Boca Raton?

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

  • South Inlet Park Beach: 3,598 home rentals
  • Sugar Sand Park: 3,678 home rentals
  • Lynn University: 3,656 home rentals
  • Spanish River Park: 3,583 home rentals
  • Living Room Theaters: 3,719 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Boca Raton 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 Boca Raton?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 772 Houses in Boca Raton. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Boca Raton include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 754 lodging choices
  • Villas: 87 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 27 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Boca Raton?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 1,363 vacation homes with pool available in Boca Raton.

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