Destination guide

Delight in the picturesque landscape of Saint James City

The island views and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Saint James City. Well known for its fishing, boating and cycling, this relaxing city won't disappoint. Sun Splash Water Park and Edison and Ford Winter Estates are just a couple of the must-see attractions 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 Saint James City

Are you looking for things to do in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Saint James City a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sun Splash Water Park (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Royal Tee Golf Club (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Dunes Golf and Tennis Club (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Palmetto-Pine Country Club (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Jungle Golf Ft. Myers (10 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Smugglers Cove Adventure Golf (10 mi / 16.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Saint James City

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Saint James City is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lovers Key State Park (16.5 mi / 26.5 km)
  • Pine Island (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Sanibel Captiva Island (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Captiva Island (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • J. N. Ding Darling National Wildlife Refuge (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Causeway Islands Park A (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Saint James City

Fly into Fort Myers, FL (RSW-Southwest Florida Intl.), the closest airport, located 21 mi (33.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Punta Gorda, FL (PGD-Charlotte County), which is 26.5 mi (42.7 km) away.

Where to stay near St James City?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 5,082 holiday rentals near St James City. From 2,454 Houses to 489 Villas, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near St James City for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to St James City?

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 James City:

  • Vanderbilt Beach: 832 holiday homes
  • South Island: 1,104 holiday homes
  • Burnt Store Marina: 69 holiday homes
  • Jose's Hideaway: 142 holiday homes
  • Mariner: 80 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 James City?

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

  • Pine Island Paradise Paddling Day Tours: 8,745 holiday rentals
  • Butterfly Estates: 7,180 holiday rentals
  • McCarthy's Marina: 7,030 holiday rentals
  • Barbara B Mann Hall: 9,210 holiday rentals
  • Gulf Coast Town Center: 9,419 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around St James City 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 Houses in St James City?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 2,454 Houses in St James City. Our other popular types of St James City holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 489 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 133 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 1,818 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in St James City?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4,341 holiday homes with pool available in St James City. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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