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Book a vacation rental for your Bartow getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Bartow with a stay in a private vacation home. This city's cafés, shopping and canoeing draw many visitors. Chain of Lakes Park and Legoland Florida are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Bartow

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Bartow a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Legoland Florida (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • City of Bartow Golf Course (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • The Circle B Bar Reserve (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Bramble Ridge Golf Course (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Indigo's Family Fun Center (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Cypresswood Golf and Country Club (14.3 mi / 23 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Bartow

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Bartow is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • The Circle B Bar Reserve (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Sanlan Bird and Wildlife Sanctuary (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Saddle Creek Park (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Lake Mirror (15 mi / 24.1 km)
  • Bok Tower Gardens (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Paynes Creek State Historic Park (16.6 mi / 26.8 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Bartow

The nearest airport is in Kissimmee, FL (ISM-Kissimmee Gateway), located 37.3 mi (60.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Tampa, FL (TPF-Peter O. Knight), which is 39.1 mi (62.9 km) away.

Where to stay around Bartow?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 18,930 vacation rentals near Bartow. From 6,832 Houses to 654 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 Bartow for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Bartow?

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 Bartow:

  • Watersong: 1,081 vacation rentals
  • West Haven: 6,022 vacation rentals
  • Crescent Lakes: 186 vacation rentals
  • Providence Golf & Country Club: 1,005 vacation rentals
  • Trafalgar Village: 70 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 Bartow?

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

  • City of Bartow Golf Course: 198 vacation rentals
  • Polk County Historical Museum: 198 vacation rentals
  • Bartow Flea Market: 151 vacation rentals
  • Legoland Florida: 32,296 vacation rentals
  • Southern Dunes Golf and Country Club: 40,415 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 6,832 Houses in Bartow. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Bartow include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 654 rentals available
  • Studios: 67 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 2,259 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Bartow?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 18,042 vacation rentals with pool available in Bartow. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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