Destination guide

Why people love visiting captivating Neptune Beach

The area's entertainment and theater scene are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Neptune Beach. This city is romantic and welcoming, recognized for its beaches, restaurants and shopping. Jacksonville Museum of Modern Art and Cummer Museum of Art and Gardens are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Neptune Beach

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

  • Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens (15.1 mi / 24.4 km)
  • Adventure Landing (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Jacksonville Beach Golf Club (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Windsor Parke Golf Club (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • TPC Sawgrass (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Hands on Children's Museum (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)

Seasonal weather in Neptune Beach

If you're planning a vacation around warm-weather activities, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 90°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Neptune Beach

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Neptune Beach 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 center:

  • Big Talbot Island State Park (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens (15.1 mi / 24.4 km)
  • Dutton Island Preserve (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Gonzales Park (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Cradle Creek Preserve (2.6 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Oceanfront Park (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Neptune Beach

Fly into Jacksonville, FL (CRG-Jacksonville Executive at Craig), the closest airport, located 6.3 mi (10.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Jacksonville, FL (JAX-Jacksonville Intl.), which is 20.2 mi (32.5 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Neptune Beach?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 500 vacation rentals near Neptune Beach. From 196 Houses to 213 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Neptune Beach are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Neptune Beach?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Neptune Beach:

  • Amelia Island: 924 vacation rentals
  • The Beaches: 279 vacation rentals
  • South Ponte Vedra Beach: 145 vacation rentals
  • Southside: 80 vacation rentals
  • Atlantic Shores: 62 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Neptune Beach?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Neptune Beach. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Jacksonville Beach Pier: 874 vacation rentals
  • Mayo Clinic Florida: 753 vacation rentals
  • TPC Sawgrass: 874 vacation rentals
  • Kathryn Abbey Hanna Park: 1,339 vacation rentals
  • Metropolitan Park: 668 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Neptune Beach?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 196 Houses in Neptune Beach. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Neptune Beach include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 213 rentals available
  • Cottages: 18 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 18 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Neptune Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 206 vacation rentals with pool available in Neptune Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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