Destination guide

Delight in the tropical landscape of Oakland Park

The area's theater scene and live music are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Oakland Park. This city's gardens, restaurants and shopping draw many visitors. Aventura Mall and Fort Lauderdale Stadium 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.


Activities and attractions in and around Oakland Park

Do you want to find attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Oakland Park a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Deerfield Beach Pier (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Ride Rocketman South Florida (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Palm-Aire Country Club (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Pompano Beach Aquatics Center (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Water Taxi (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Pompano Beach Municipal Golf Course (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Oakland Park

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 91°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Oakland Park

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Oakland Park is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hugh Taylor Birch State Park (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Gumbo Limbo Nature Center (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Easterlin Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Bay View Drive Park (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Colohatchee Park (2 mi / 3.1 km)
  • El Prado Park (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Oakland Park

The nearest airport is in Fort Lauderdale, FL (FXE-Fort Lauderdale Executive), located 2.4 mi (3.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Fort Lauderdale, FL (FLL-Fort Lauderdale - Hollywood Intl.), which is 7.6 mi (12.3 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Oakland Park?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 2,981 vacation rentals near Oakland Park. From 1,226 Houses to 94 Villas, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Oakland Park for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Oakland Park?

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 Oakland Park:

  • Coral Heights: 106 vacation rentals
  • South Corals: 84 vacation rentals
  • North Andrews Gardens: 100 vacation rentals
  • Central Oakland Park: 117 vacation rentals
  • Central Corals: 80 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 Oakland Park?

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

  • Shoppes of Oakland Forest: 6,407 vacation rentals
  • Funky Buddha Brewery: 6,408 vacation rentals
  • Easterlin Park: 6,391 vacation rentals
  • Fort Lauderdale Stadium: 6,234 vacation rentals
  • Fort Lauderdale Cypress Creek Station: 6,428 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Oakland Park 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 Oakland Park?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 1,226 Houses in Oakland Park. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Oakland Park include:

  • Villas: 94 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 1,107 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 53 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Oakland Park?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 1,999 vacation rentals with pool available in Oakland Park. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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