Destination guide

Travel to friendly Estero

Enjoy the history and other features of Estero. Well known for its shopping, hockey games and beaches, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Lovers Key State Park and Barefoot Beach are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Estero

Are you hoping to discover things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Estero has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sun Splash Water Park (17.9 mi / 28.7 km)
  • Naples Zoo at Caribbean Gardens (18.2 mi / 29.3 km)
  • Naples Pier (20.7 mi / 33.3 km)
  • Raptor Bay Golf Club (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Congo River Golf - Bonita Springs (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • San Carlos Golf Club (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Estero

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, August, June and May are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 92°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Estero

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Estero is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lovers Key State Park (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Barefoot Beach (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Koreshan State Historic Site (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Mound Key Archaeological State Park (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Dog Beach (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Little Hickory Island Beach Park (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Estero

The nearest airport is in Fort Myers, FL (RSW-Southwest Florida Intl.), located 7.5 mi (12 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Naples, FL (APF-Naples Municipal), which is 19.4 mi (31.2 km) away.

Where to stay near Estero?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 8,497 house rentals near Estero. From 3,539 Houses to 3,895 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Estero for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Estero?

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 Estero:

  • Stoneybrook: 22 vacation rentals
  • Fountain Lakes: 28 vacation rentals
  • Pinehurst: 32 vacation rentals
  • The Masters: 27 vacation rentals
  • Oak Run: 25 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 Estero?

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

  • Germain Arena: 9,600 home rentals
  • Stoneybrook Golf Club: 9,456 home rentals
  • Old Corkscrew Golf Club: 6,149 home rentals
  • Miromar Outlets: 9,498 home rentals
  • Raptor Bay Golf Club: 10,372 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Estero 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 Estero?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 3,539 Houses in Estero. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Estero include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 3,895 lodging choices
  • Villas: 616 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 125 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 Estero?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 7,050 vacation homes with pool available in Estero.

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