Destination guide

Why people love visiting captivating Winter Haven

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Winter Haven. Renowned for its lake, gardens and baseball games, this city welcomes all visitors. Chain of Lakes Park and Legoland Florida are just a couple of the must-see attractions. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Winter Haven

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Winter Haven has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Legoland Florida (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • ChampionsGate Golf Club (18.1 mi / 29.1 km)
  • Indigo's Family Fun Center (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Willowbrook Golf Course (3.6 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Cypresswood Golf and Country Club (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Lake Henry Golf Club (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Winter Haven

Travellers love Winter Haven for its panoramic lake views and beautiful gardens. Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Winter Haven is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • The Circle B Bar Reserve (9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Saddle Creek Park (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Sanlan Bird and Wildlife Sanctuary (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Bok Tower Gardens (11.2 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Lewis W Mathews Memorial Sports Complex (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Lake Mirror (13.7 mi / 22 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Winter Haven

The nearest airport is in Kissimmee, FL (ISM-Kissimmee Gateway), located 25.9 mi (41.8 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Tampa, FL (TPA-Tampa Intl.), which is 49.1 mi (79.1 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station is Winter Haven Station.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Winter Haven?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,455 holiday rentals around Winter Haven. From 732 Houses to 61 Condos/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 Winter Haven is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Winter Haven?

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 Winter Haven:

  • Solana: 590 holiday homes
  • Champions Gate: 6,862 holiday homes
  • West Haven: 6,218 holiday homes
  • Eagle Pointe South: 670 holiday homes
  • Veranda Palms: 634 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 Winter Haven?

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

  • Legoland Florida: 31,386 holiday rentals
  • Cypresswood Golf and Country Club: 14,082 holiday rentals
  • Baytree Golf Club: 13,774 holiday rentals
  • Winter Haven Station: 11,400 holiday rentals
  • Rotary Park: 14,409 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Winter Haven 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 Winter Haven?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 732 Houses in Winter Haven. Our other popular types of Winter Haven holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 61 holiday houses
  • Villas: 506 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 123 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 Winter Haven?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,281 holiday homes with pool available in Winter Haven. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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