Destination guide

The artsy area of West Palm Beach awaits your stay

Take a vacation to West Palm Beach and enjoy the area's art galleries, live music and theater scene. This city's beaches, zoo and shopping draw many visitors. Take in top local attractions like CityPlace and Palm Beach Zoo at Dreher Park. 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

Activities and attractions in and around West Palm Beach

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes West Palm Beach a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Palm Beach Zoo at Dreher Park (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Rapids Water Park (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • West Palm Beach Municipal Golf Course (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Palm Beach Par 3 Golf Course (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Playmobil Fun Park (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
  • John Prince Golf Learning Center (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in West Palm Beach

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, July, August, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 90°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in West Palm Beach

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, West Palm Beach is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Jupiter Beach (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • Centennial Square and Fountain Park (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Mid-Town Beach (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Lake Lytal Park (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Mounts Botanical Garden (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Peanut Island Park (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around West Palm Beach

Fly into West Palm Beach, FL (PBI-Palm Beach Intl.), the closest airport, located 2.5 mi (4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Boca Raton, FL (BCT), which is 22.6 mi (36.3 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, West Palm Beach Station, Mangonia Park Station and Palm Beach Mangonia Park Station are the main stations in the area.

How many vacation rentals are available around West Palm Beach?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 1,804 house rentals around West Palm Beach. From 693 Houses to 647 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 around West Palm Beach is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in West Palm Beach?

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

  • Southwest: 95 vacation rentals
  • Pinewood Park: 23 vacation rentals
  • Northboro Park: 42 vacation rentals
  • Southside: 125 vacation rentals
  • CityPlace: 110 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in West Palm Beach! 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 West Palm Beach?

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 West Palm Beach:

  • Boca Raton: 1,891 rentals
  • Delray Beach: 1,188 rentals
  • Jupiter: 817 rentals
  • Boynton Beach: 1,238 rentals
  • Palm Beach: 1,681 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 West Palm Beach?

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

  • Palm Beach International Airport (PBI): 2,159 home rentals
  • Boca Raton Airport (BCT): 3,593 home rentals
  • Palm Beach Co Park Airport (LNA): 2,123 home rentals

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holiday in West Palm Beach?

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

  • West Palm Beach Event Hall: 2,178 vacation homes
  • Palm Beach County Convention Center: 2,183 vacation homes
  • West Palm Beach Municipal Golf Course: 2,164 vacation homes
  • Emerald Dunes Golf Club: 2,102 vacation homes
  • South Florida Science Museum: 2,195 vacation homes

But there are many other points of interest around West Palm Beach listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

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