Destination guide

The lively city of Southeast Florida awaits you

Enjoy the live music and other features of Southeast Florida. This city's beaches, shopping and seaside draw many visitors. For a bit of culture, visit Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, Broward Center for the Performing Arts or Historic Stranahan House Museum. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Southeast Florida

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Southeast Florida a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Little Java's Family Fun Center (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • Flamingo Gardens (20.3 mi / 32.6 km)
  • Heron Bay Golf Club (21.8 mi / 35.1 km)
  • Jacaranda Golf Club (21.8 mi / 35.1 km)
  • Frank Veltri Tennis Center (21.8 mi / 35.1 km)
  • Woodmont Country Club (21.9 mi / 35.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Southeast Florida

Travelers love Southeast Florida for its beautiful ocean views and breathtaking sunrises. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Southeast Florida is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sawgrass Recreation Park (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Sawgrass Recreational Park (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Regional Park at Weston (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Everglades Holiday Park (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Markham Park (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
  • Emerald Estates Park (17.6 mi / 28.4 km)
Transport

How to get to and around Southeast Florida

The nearest airport is in Fort Lauderdale, FL (FXE-Fort Lauderdale Executive), located 27.3 mi (44 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Miami, FL (OPF-Opa Locka Executive), which is 28.9 mi (46.4 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Fort Lauderdale Station, Fort Lauderdale Station and Fort Lauderdale Cypress Creek Station are the main stations that serve the city. You can get around Southeast Florida by jumping on the metro at Palmetto Station, Okeechobee Station or Hialeah Station.

Where to stay near Southeast Florida?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 10,144 house rentals near Southeast Florida. From 2,972 Houses to 5,226 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 Southeast Florida is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Southeast Florida?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Southeast Florida. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Fort Lauderdale: 6,223 vacation rentals
  • Miami: 7,963 vacation rentals
  • Miami Beach: 6,217 vacation rentals
  • Florida Keys: 4,664 vacation rentals
  • Hollywood Beach: 1,155 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Southeast Florida! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Southeast Florida?

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

  • Fort Lauderdale: 6,223 rentals
  • Miami: 7,963 rentals
  • Miami Beach: 6,217 rentals
  • West Palm Beach: 2,090 rentals
  • Pompano Beach: 3,656 rentals

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

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when travelling by plane to Southeast Florida?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of lodging choices in Southeast Florida are:

  • Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL): 8,247 home rentals
  • Miami, FL (OPF-Opa Locka Executive): 9,328 home rentals
  • Palm Beach Co Park Airport (LNA): 2,602 home rentals

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

Explore destinations around Southeast Florida

Fort Lauderdale
6,223 vacation rentals
Miami
7,963 vacation rentals
Miami Beach
6,217 vacation rentals
West Palm Beach
2,090 vacation rentals
Pompano Beach
3,656 vacation rentals
Key Largo
1,155 vacation rentals
Boca Raton
2,012 vacation rentals
Delray Beach
1,398 vacation rentals
Sunny Isles
5,389 vacation rentals
Hallandale Beach
4,524 vacation rentals
Palm Beach
2,181 vacation rentals
Deerfield Beach
2,458 vacation rentals
Hollywood
6,034 vacation rentals
Port Saint Lucie
883 vacation rentals
Boynton Beach
1,230 vacation rentals
Jupiter
975 vacation rentals
Lauderdale-by-the-Sea
3,478 vacation rentals
Lake Worth
1,540 vacation rentals
Aventura
4,437 vacation rentals
Islamorada
1,099 vacation rentals