Destination guide

Explore the lakeside setting in Fort McCoy

The lake and forests create a pretty picture of Fort McCoy. This relaxing city is known for its hiking, kayaking and boating. Appleton Museum of Art and Ocala National Forest 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

Sightseeing in and around Fort McCoy

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Fort McCoy a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Silver Springs Nature Theme Park (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • Wild Waters Theme Park (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • Baseline Golf Course (20 mi / 32.1 km)
  • Hampton Aquatic Fun Center (21.6 mi / 34.8 km)
  • Royal Manor Winery (22.3 mi / 35.8 km)
  • Ocala Grand Prix (23.1 mi / 37.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Fort McCoy

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Fort McCoy is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ocala National Forest (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Juniper Springs Recreation Area (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Silver Glen Springs Recreation (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Silver Springs State Park (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Lake George Conservation Area (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)
  • Dunns Creek State Park (20.2 mi / 32.5 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Fort McCoy

The nearest airport is in Ocala, FL (OCF-Ocala Intl.), located 25.8 mi (41.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Leesburg, FL (LEE-Leesburg Intl.), which is 32.4 mi (52.1 km) away.

Where to stay around Fort McCoy?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 155 vacation rentals near Fort McCoy. From 81 Houses to 31 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Fort McCoy for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Fort McCoy?

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 Fort McCoy:

  • Santo Domingo: 39 vacation rentals
  • Santiago: 51 vacation rentals
  • Silver Lake: 24 vacation rentals
  • Alhambra: 33 vacation rentals
  • Belle Aire: 40 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 Fort McCoy?

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

  • Del Webb Spruce Creek Golf & Country Club: 726 vacation rentals
  • Silver Springs State Park: 294 vacation rentals
  • Spanish Springs Town Square: 745 vacation rentals
  • Juniper Springs Recreation Area: 113 vacation rentals
  • Silver Glen Springs Recreation: 96 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Fort McCoy 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 Fort McCoy?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 81 Houses in Fort McCoy. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Fort McCoy include:

  • Cabins: 31 rentals available
  • Cottages: 31 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 31 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Fort McCoy?

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

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