Destination guide

Relaxing on the Atlantic Coast

Sprawling out across Florida's sun-drenched Atlantic coast, Hutchinson Island is located roughly midway between fun-packed Orlando and the glittering metropolis of Miami. This svelte barrier island boasts miles of gloriously unspoiled coastline, ensuring that you'll always be able to claim a little slice of subtropical paradise for yourself. Whatever kind of trip you're planning, you'll find a Hutchinson Island vacation rental to suit _ from cozy beachfront studio apartments ideal for a spontaneous romantic getaway, to luxurious private beach resorts, where you could host a family reunion or special celebration.

Things to do

Take a trip back in time on Hutchinson Island

Should you need a break from the beach, you'll find a wealth of attractions practically on the doorstep of your Hutchinson Island vacation rental. The Elliott Museum is an enthrallingly eclectic celebration of art, history, and technology, with exhibits devoted to antique cars, baseball, and local maritime history. If you've even a passing interest in military history, the Navy SEAL Museum is a must. Its centrepiece is a moving memorial featuring a 9-foot-tall bronze sculpture. You can also learn all about the SEALs' involvement in World War 2, Vietnam, and more recent conflicts. At the nearby Manatee Observation and Education Center, you can get up close and personal with some adorably gentle ocean-dwellers.

Activities

Enjoy life in the great outdoors

Many visitors are more than happy to spend their days on Hutchinson Island lounging around in the sunshine. But should you feel like getting a little more active, you can try your hand at all manner of outdoor pursuits. Fishing is a popular local pastime, with an abundance of snook, tarpon, and mangrove snapper populating the local waters between May and October. The island's crystal-clear waters are also ideal for snorkeling and diving, with colorful coral reefs and sunken shipwrecks to explore. If you'd rather stay on dry land, you might enjoy an afternoon exploring the ruggedly beautiful coastline on horseback.

Weather

Winter sunshine on Hutchinson Island

Hutchinson Island is blessed with a tropical climate, ensuring warmth and plenty of sunshine at most times of year. Hutchinson Island vacation rentals tend to be in higher demand during the dry season of November to April, when visitors flee chiller parts of the United States for a spot of much-needed winter sun. During the summer months, the weather can get stiflingly hot and humid, although ocean breezes and frequent showers can alleviate this. Tropical storms and hurricanes are possible at this time of year.

Natural features

Animal encounters on Hutchinson Island

Nature lovers of all persuasions will find much to marvel at on Hutchinson Island. If you're visiting between March and October, you may be treated to the poignant spectacle of endangered sea turtles nesting on the beaches. If you're considering a winter trip, you may be further enticed by the prospect of seeing majestic North Atlantic right whales as they migrate. At other times of year, it's still well worth embarking on a wildlife-watching boat trip, as you might spot dolphins, manatees, and an abundance of birds.

Where to stay around Hutchinson Island?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 903 vacation rentals near Hutchinson Island. From 456 Condos/Apartments to 293 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Hutchinson Island are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Hutchinson Island?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Hutchinson Island. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Vero Beach: 742 vacation rentals
  • West Palm Beach: 1,592 vacation rentals
  • Jupiter: 808 vacation rentals
  • Stuart: 955 vacation rentals
  • Port Saint Lucie: 965 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Hutchinson Island! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Hutchinson Island?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Hutchinson Island:

  • Vero Beach: 742 rentals
  • West Palm Beach: 1,592 rentals
  • Jupiter: 808 rentals
  • Stuart: 955 rentals
  • Port Saint Lucie: 965 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Hutchinson Island?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Hutchinson Island are:

  • Fort Pierce, FL (FPR-Saint Lucie County Intl.): 1,005 vacation rentals
  • Vero Beach Municipal Airport (VRB): 667 vacation rentals
  • Witham Field Airport (SUA): 1,004 vacation rentals

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Hutchinson Island?

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

  • PGA Village: 1,017 rentals
  • Treasure Coast Square: 1,011 rentals
  • Juno Beach Park Pier: 1,407 rentals
  • Gator Trace Golf and Country Club: 1,133 rentals
  • Blowing Rocks Preserve: 1,243 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Hutchinson Island listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

Explore destinations around Hutchinson Island

Vero Beach
742 vacation rentals
West Palm Beach
1,592 vacation rentals
Jupiter
808 vacation rentals
Stuart
955 vacation rentals
Port Saint Lucie
965 vacation rentals
Fort Pierce
1,190 vacation rentals
Jensen Beach
956 vacation rentals
Palm Beach Gardens
1,230 vacation rentals
Okeechobee
73 vacation rentals
Hobe Sound
1,792 vacation rentals
Jupiter Island
2,196 vacation rentals
Tequesta
655 vacation rentals
Palm City
764 vacation rentals
Loxahatchee
832 vacation rentals
Vero Beach South
638 vacation rentals
Indian River Shores
711 vacation rentals
South Beach
512 vacation rentals
Jupiter Inlet Colony
432 vacation rentals
Saint Lucie
1,218 vacation rentals
Wabasso Beach
357 vacation rentals