Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Fort Myers Beach

Enjoy the live music and other features of Fort Myers Beach. This city's beaches, seaside and bars draw many visitors. Lovers Key State Park and Sun Splash Water Park 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 Fort Myers Beach

Are you searching for things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that Fort Myers Beach has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sun Splash Water Park (13 mi / 21 km)
  • Jungle Golf Ft. Myers (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Smugglers Cove Adventure Golf (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Dunes Golf and Tennis Club (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Castle Golf (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Raptor Bay Golf Club (8.1 mi / 13 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Fort Myers Beach

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 92°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Fort Myers Beach

Travelers appreciate the breathtaking sunsets and beautiful ocean views, which is just a taste of what Fort Myers Beach has to offer. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Fort Myers Beach. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lovers Key State Park (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Barefoot Beach (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Fishing Pier Fort Myers Beach (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • Bowditch Point Park (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Bay Oaks Recreation Center (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Matanzaz Pass Preserve (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Fort Myers Beach

The nearest airport is in Fort Myers, FL (RSW-Southwest Florida Intl.), located 13.4 mi (21.6 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Naples, FL (APF-Naples Municipal), which is 23.8 mi (38.3 km) away.

Where to stay near Fort Myers Beach?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 8,742 house rentals near Fort Myers Beach. From 4,120 Condos/Apartments to 3,537 Houses, 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 Fort Myers Beach is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Fort Myers Beach?

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 Fort Myers Beach:

  • South Island: 1,124 vacation rentals
  • Mid Island: 1,314 vacation rentals
  • Laguna Shores: 642 vacation rentals
  • Palm Isles: 29 vacation rentals
  • Siesta Isle: 34 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 Fort Myers Beach?

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

  • Times Square: 1,800 home rentals
  • Lovers Key: 10,477 home rentals
  • Santini Marina Shopping Plaza: 10,086 home rentals
  • Mound House: 10,235 home rentals
  • Matanzaz Pass Preserve: 10,140 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Fort Myers Beach 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 Condos/Apartments in Fort Myers Beach?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 4,120 Condos/Apartments in Fort Myers Beach. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Fort Myers Beach include:

  • Houses: 3,537 lodging choices
  • Villas: 600 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 143 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 Fort Myers Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 7,348 vacation homes with pool available in Fort Myers Beach.

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