Destination guide

The historic area of Micanopy awaits your stay

The area's festivals and history are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Micanopy. This city's wildlife, lake and camping draw many visitors. Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park and Kanapaha Botanical Gardens are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations 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 Micanopy

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Micanopy a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ironwood Golf Course (12.8 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Meadowbrook Golf Club (16.3 mi / 26.3 km)
  • Ocala Grand Prix (19.7 mi / 31.8 km)
  • Canterbury Equestrian Showplace (21.2 mi / 34.1 km)
  • Petting Zoo Ocala (22 mi / 35.4 km)
  • Waldo Motorsports (22.1 mi / 35.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Micanopy

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Micanopy is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Kanapaha Botanical Gardens (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings State Park (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Bivens Arm Nature Park (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Devil's Milhopper Geological State Park (15.3 mi / 24.7 km)
  • San Felasco Hammock Preserve (18.2 mi / 29.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Micanopy

The nearest airport is in Gainesville, FL (GNV-Gainesville Regional), located 12.5 mi (20.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Ocala, FL (OCF-Ocala Intl.), which is 23.3 mi (37.5 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Micanopy?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 134 vacation rentals near Micanopy. From 61 Houses to 39 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Micanopy for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park: 161 vacation rentals
  • Micanopy Cemetery: 166 vacation rentals
  • Micanopy Historical Society Museum: 164 vacation rentals
  • University of Florida: 143 vacation rentals
  • Silver Springs State Park: 315 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 61 Houses in Micanopy. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Micanopy include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 39 rentals available
  • Cabins: 11 rentals available
  • Cottages: 11 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Micanopy?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 33 vacation rentals with pool available in Micanopy. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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