Destination guide

Travel to lively Florence

Enjoy the area's live music, festivals and museums with a rental holiday home in Florence. This city's boating, restaurants and art draw many visitors. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Florence

Do you want to discover attractions to see in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Florence a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Blackberry Trail Golf Course (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Spring Creek Golf Course (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Shoals Golf Club (8.1 mi / 13 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Florence

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Florence is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • River Heritage Park (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Deibert Park (3.3 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Spring Park (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • La Grange College Site Park (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • City Lake Park (19.5 mi / 31.4 km)
  • Joe Wheeler State Park (20.4 mi / 32.8 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Florence

Fly into Muscle Shoals, AL (MSL-Northwest Alabama Regional), the closest airport, located 4.9 mi (7.9 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Florence?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 82 holiday rentals near Florence. From 23 Houses to 6 Cabins, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Florence for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Deibert Park: 83 holiday rentals
  • Indian Mound and Museum: 83 holiday rentals
  • Frank Lloyd Wright Rosenbaum House: 85 holiday rentals
  • University of North Alabama: 83 holiday rentals
  • River Heritage Park: 85 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 23 Houses in Florence. Our other popular types of Florence holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 6 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 5 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 6 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 Florence?

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