Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Florida Panhandle

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Florida Panhandle. Renowned for its sporting events, seafood restaurants and shopping, this city welcomes all visitors. For a bit of culture, visit Florida Governor's Mansion, Saenger Theatre or National Museum of Naval Aviation. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Florida Panhandle

Are you searching for things to do while you're in the area? You'll be sure to enjoy Florida Panhandle for its fishing and camping. Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Florida Panhandle a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bear Creek Feline Center (17.6 mi / 28.3 km)
  • Bay Dunes Golf Course (23.1 mi / 37.1 km)
  • Fox Run Country Club (27.5 mi / 44.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Florida Panhandle

Travellers love Florida Panhandle for its breathtaking sunsets and beautiful ocean views. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Florida Panhandle 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 centre:

  • Torreya State Park (17.6 mi / 28.3 km)
  • Blue Springs State Recreation Area And Park (27.3 mi / 43.9 km)
  • Three Rivers State Park (27.6 mi / 44.4 km)
  • Florida Caverns State Park (28.4 mi / 45.8 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Florida Panhandle

The nearest airport is in Panama City, FL (ECP-Northwest Florida Beaches Intl.), located 37.1 mi (59.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Tallahassee, FL (TLH-Tallahassee Regional), which is 49.7 mi (80 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Tallahassee Station, Madison Station and Pensacola Station are the main stations in the area.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Florida Panhandle?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 35,362 holiday rentals around Florida Panhandle. From 8,462 Houses to 637 Cottages, 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 Florida Panhandle is on Stayz.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Florida Panhandle?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Florida Panhandle. From Stayz travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Highway 30A: 15,015 holiday rentals
  • Santa Rosa Beach: 16,934 holiday rentals
  • Lower Grand Lagoon: 7,397 holiday rentals
  • Destin: 11,234 holiday rentals
  • Panama City Beach: 12,535 holiday rentals

Stayz offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Florida Panhandle! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Florida Panhandle?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Florida Panhandle with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Santa Rosa Beach: 16,934 holiday homes
  • Lower Grand Lagoon: 7,397 holiday homes
  • Destin: 11,234 holiday homes
  • Panama City Beach: 12,535 holiday homes
  • Gulf Shores: 11,461 holiday homes

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Florida Panhandle?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of holiday homes near to airports. Airports with a large selection of rentals in Florida Panhandle are:

  • Panama City-NW Florida Bea. Airport (ECP): 11,458 holiday houses
  • Eglin Afb (VPS): 11,261 holiday houses
  • Tallahassee Regional Airport (TLH): 149 holiday houses

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Florida Panhandle?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Florida Panhandle. From Stayz travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Big Lagoon State Park: 9,928 holiday rentals
  • M.B. Miller County Pier: 11,376 holiday rentals
  • Peninsula Golf and Racquet Club: 10,236 holiday rentals
  • Blackwater River State Recreation Area: 26 holiday rentals
  • Davis Park: 19 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Florida Panhandle listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday homes.

Explore destinations around Florida Panhandle

Santa Rosa Beach
16,934 holiday rentals
Lower Grand Lagoon
7,397 holiday rentals
11,234 holiday rentals
Panama City Beach
12,535 holiday rentals
Gulf Shores
11,461 holiday rentals
Orange Beach
9,460 holiday rentals
1,070 holiday rentals
St. George Island
819 holiday rentals
175 holiday rentals
Pensacola Beach
2,807 holiday rentals
Fort Walton Beach
9,770 holiday rentals
Navarre Beach
783 holiday rentals
Perdido Key
6,412 holiday rentals
1,626 holiday rentals
Fort Morgan
5,145 holiday rentals
156 holiday rentals
Miramar Beach
10,564 holiday rentals
Mexico Beach
214 holiday rentals
Port St. Joe
870 holiday rentals
Panama City
7,532 holiday rentals