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Stretching along the warm, sandy coastline of the Florida panhandle, Perdido Key offers the perfect setting for downtime with family and friends. Pristine beaches and rolling dunes in the south provide the perfect bedmate for the wetlands and wildlife in the north, while in between, renowned parks, family-friendly attractions and a generous helping of southern charm are just a handful of reasons why this Gulf Coast getaway serves up a travel experience you won't forget. Ready to pay a visit? You'll find Perdido Key vacation rentals place you on the doorstep of relaxed coastal living.

Things to do

Attractions near Perdido Key vacation rentals

Squeezing a little culture into your stay here couldn't be easier. Historic Pensacola, just a short drive from your Perdido Key vacation rental, serves up a feast of museums and notable buildings in a myriad of architectural styles. Visitors can explore the likes of the Pensacola Children's Museum and McMillan House, while watching history come to life courtesy of costumed guides brimming with stories of an earlier time. Back in Perdido Key, there are few better ways to see out the day than by eating oysters fresh from the sea at the legendary Flora-Bama Lounge.


Activities near Perdido Key vacation homes

Year-round good weather puts outdoor time firmly on the agenda here. How you enjoy the spoils of Mother Nature is your call, of course, though days on the sand are rarely more enjoyable than those spent at Johnson Beach. Part of the Gulf Islands National Seashore, it's widely thought of as one of the country's best spots for beachcombing. When a change of pace is on the cards, the Perdido Key Discovery Trail is gentle enough for all ages to enjoy. Picnic pavilions along the way offer the perfect opportunity to enjoy a spot of al fresco dining.


Local weather for your trip to Perdido Key vacation homes

Though the winter months of December through February can be on the chilly side, the weather in Perdido Key is typically one of the community's plus points. Indeed, more than 340 annual sunny days and an average temperature of 75 make Perdido Key vacation rentals an attractive option all year round. That said, the popularity of the spring and summer months with families and spring breakers often leave those hoping for a quieter time heading to the area between mid-September and October, a relaxed season with decent weather, fewer crowds and attractive deals on vacation homes.

Natural features

Diverse landscapes in Perdido Key

You're never too far from a beautiful beach at Perdido Key, though the sprawling wetlands to the north serve up an attractive change of scenery for those in the mood for something different. Big Lagoon State Park, home to osprey, woodpeckers and great blue heron, is a memorable place to start. Alongside the wetlands, pine flatwoods, shallow bays and open woodland are perfect for spotting everything from raccoons to deer. Out on the water of the Big Lagoon, dolphins play beside kayaks and boat cruises. Talk about blissful.

How to get there

Transportation to and around Perdido Key

The nearest airport is in Pensacola, FL (PNS-Pensacola Intl.), located 18.4 mi (29.6 km) from the city center.

Family friendly

Family activities near Perdido Key vacation homes

Perdido Key has a plethora of unforgettable attractions for kids. Family-friendly vacation homes can be found near places like Fort Pickens Aquatic Preserve, a marine preserve with migrating birds and sea life, and Dinosaurs in the Woods, a wooded trail with lifelike replicas of dinosaurs. Kids will also enjoy the Naval Aviation Museum, a museum with military aircraft, a flight simulator, and an IMAX theater.

Good for couples

Romantic vacation homes in Perdido Key

The tranquil atmosphere and romantic locations in Perdido Key make it perfect for a couple’s getaway. Vacation rentals are available near places like Bamahenge, a collection of fiberglass pillars inspired by Stonehenge, and Big Lagoon State Park, a waterfront park with an observation tower, boating, swimming, and hiking trails. You’ll also enjoy Perdido Key Beach, a vast coastal area with spectacular views, abundant wildlife, and an immaculate golf course.

Can I find a vacation rental around Perdido Key?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 6,324 vacation rentals near Perdido Key. From 5,780 Condos/Apartments to 341 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Perdido Key for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Perdido Key?

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 Perdido Key:

  • Perdido Key Coves One: 23 vacation rentals
  • Sunset Pass: 123 vacation rentals
  • Parasol: 500 vacation rentals
  • Parasol West: 226 vacation rentals
  • Sharp Reef: 23 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 Perdido Key?

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

  • Lost Key Golf Club: 10,093 vacation rentals
  • Perdido Key State Park: 9,867 vacation rentals
  • Johnson Beach: 8,212 vacation rentals
  • Pensacola Beach Gulf Pier: 3,097 vacation rentals
  • Gulf Shores Golf Club: 10,371 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Perdido Key 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 Condos/Apartments in Perdido Key?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 5,780 Condos/Apartments in Perdido Key. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Perdido Key include:

  • Houses: 341 rentals available
  • Cottages: 21 rentals available
  • Villas: 22 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Perdido Key?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 5,694 vacation rentals with pool available in Perdido Key. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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