Destination guide

Explore the waterfront setting in Marco Island

The island views and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Marco Island. This relaxing city is known for its bird watching, restaurants and boating. Naples Pier and Naples Zoo at Caribbean Gardens are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Marco Island

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do in the city? Travelers enjoy fun activities like bird watching and boating. Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Marco Island has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Naples Pier (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Naples Zoo at Caribbean Gardens (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • Marco Golf and Garden (2.3 mi / 3.6 km)
  • The Rookery at Marco (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Eagle Lakes Golf Club (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • TPC Treviso Bay (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Marco Island

Travelers enjoy Marco Island for its boating. If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 88°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Marco Island

Travelers love Marco Island for its island views and breathtaking sunsets. Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Marco Island is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Jane Hittler Park (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Tigertail Beach (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Hideaway Beach (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Mackle Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • South Marco Beach (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Caxambas Park (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
Transport

Transportation to and around Marco Island

Fly into Naples, FL (APF-Naples Municipal), the closest airport, located 14 mi (22.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Fort Myers, FL (RSW-Southwest Florida Intl.), which is 39.7 mi (63.8 km) away.

Where to stay near Marco Island?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 2,716 house rentals near Marco Island. From 1,007 Houses to 1,553 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 Marco Island is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Marco Island Historical Museum: 3,862 home rentals
  • Pelican Pier Marina: 4,103 home rentals
  • Caxambas Park: 3,627 home rentals
  • Marco Players Theater: 4,039 home rentals
  • Marco Town Center Mall: 4,036 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Marco Island 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 Marco Island?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 1,007 Houses in Marco Island. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Marco Island include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,553 lodging choices
  • Villas: 67 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 3 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Marco Island?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2,399 vacation homes with pool available in Marco Island.