Destination guide

Delight in the riverside landscape of Brandon

The area's art galleries and entertainment are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Brandon. This welcoming city is known for its shopping, restaurants and gardens. Florida State Fairgrounds and Florida Aquarium are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Brandon

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Brandon 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:

  • Florida State Fairgrounds (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Florida Aquarium (7.4 mi / 12 km)
  • Adventure Island (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Lowry Park Zoo (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Busch Gardens Tampa Bay (8.7 mi / 13.9 km)
  • The Claw at USF (10.6 mi / 17 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Brandon

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

  • Eureka Springs Regional Park (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Friends of Jose Marti Park (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • AIDS Memorial Park (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Hyde Park (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Flatwoods Wilderness Park (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Brandon

The nearest airport is in Tampa, FL (TPF-Peter O. Knight), located 7.9 mi (12.7 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Tampa, FL (TPA-Tampa Intl.), which is 13.2 mi (21.2 km) away.

Where to stay around Brandon?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 484 vacation rentals near Brandon. From 210 Houses to 174 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 Brandon for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Brandon:

  • Northwest Tampa: 734 vacation rentals
  • South Tampa: 238 vacation rentals
  • Davis Islands: 15 vacation rentals
  • Paradise Lakes: 17 vacation rentals
  • South Seminole Heights: 47 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 Brandon?

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

  • Westfield Brandon: 824 vacation rentals
  • Busch Gardens Tampa Bay: 2,961 vacation rentals
  • Raymond James Stadium: 1,878 vacation rentals
  • Tampa Convention Center: 435 vacation rentals
  • Amalie Arena: 1,328 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 210 Houses in Brandon. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Brandon include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 174 rentals available
  • Cottages: 25 rentals available
  • Villas: 3 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Brandon?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 153 vacation rentals with pool available in Brandon. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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