Destination guide

Travel to lively St. Petersburg

Enjoy the area's live music, theatre scene and museums with a rental holiday home in St. Petersburg. This city's baseball games, art and bars draw many visitors. Salvador Dali Museum, Museum of Fine Arts and Great Explorations Children's Museum are a few of the top cultural sights. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in St. Petersburg

Are you looking for top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes St. Petersburg a fun place to get away to. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • The Pier (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Florida Aquarium (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
  • Clearwater Marine Aquarium (18 mi / 29 km)
  • Lowry Park Zoo (19.7 mi / 31.7 km)
  • Big Cat Rescue (20.5 mi / 32.9 km)
  • Adventure Island (22.9 mi / 36.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of St. Petersburg

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, St. Petersburg is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sunken Gardens (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Fort De Soto Park (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Sand Key Park (17.5 mi / 28.1 km)
  • Pier 60 Park (18.4 mi / 29.6 km)
  • Pioneer Park (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Demens Landing Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around St. Petersburg

Fly into St. Petersburg, FL (SPG-Albert Whitted), the closest airport, located 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to St. Petersburg, FL (PIE-St. Petersburg-Clearwater Intl.), which is 9.9 mi (16 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around St. Petersburg?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 9,566 holiday rentals around St. Petersburg. From 201 resorts to 5,502 flats & apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around St. Petersburg is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to St. Petersburg?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in St. Petersburg:

  • Palma del Mar: 268 holiday homes
  • Isla del Sol: 279 holiday homes
  • Historic Old Northeast: 183 holiday homes
  • Bayview: 109 holiday homes
  • Snell Isle: 20 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to St. Petersburg?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in St. Petersburg. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Boyd Hill Nature Preserve: 9,664 holiday rentals
  • Salvador Dali Museum: 9,227 holiday rentals
  • The Palladium at St Petersburg College: 9,061 holiday rentals
  • Boyd Hill Nature Park: 9,651 holiday rentals
  • The Pier Aquarium: 8,931 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around St. Petersburg listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Resorts in St. Petersburg?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 201 Resorts in St. Petersburg. Our other popular types of St. Petersburg holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 5,502 holiday houses
  • Houses: 3,468 holiday houses
  • Bed & breakfasts: 11 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Villas and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in St. Petersburg?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 7,013 holiday homes with pool available in St. Petersburg. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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