Find the best place to stay — Astor

Where to stay around Astor?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 39 vacation rentals near Astor. From 26 houses to 3 townhomes, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Astor for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Astor?

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

  • Bluffton Recreation Area: 76 vacation rentals
  • Ocala National Forest: 104 vacation rentals
  • Blue Springs State Park: 129 vacation rentals
  • Juniper Springs Recreation Area: 103 vacation rentals
  • The Country Club of Mount Dora: 244 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 26 houses in Astor. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Astor include:

  • Townhomes: 3 rentals available
  • Cabins: 2 rentals available

Can I rent waterfront rentals in Astor?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 24 waterfront rentals in Astor. You have also many other possibilities in Astor area, including:

  • Lake rentals: 13 rentals
  • Golf rentals: 11 rentals
  • Near the ocean rentals: 6 rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Astor?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 8 vacation rentals with pool available in Astor. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    Palm Coast, Florida: Beaches and Birdwatching

    The central Atlantic coast of Florida is filled with wide beaches and salty ocean waters as far as the eye can see. An Atlantic sunrise on the beach is a wonderful way to start each day on your Florida vacation. When visiting Palm Coast, you’ll enjoy many golf resorts and nature preserves. Marshlands, canals and estuaries are home to many rare and endangered birds while dolphins and manatees play in the ocean surf. This critical ecosystem is what makes the area so lush, pristine and beautiful. Your vacation condo, house or cottage will include amenities such as air conditioning, internet access and satellite or cable television.

    Birdwatching

    There are many opportunities to view and enjoy wildlife along the Intracoastal Waterway of Florida. Inlets, rivers, bays and manmade canals connect the waterways to provide transportation options without the difficulty of navigating the open ocean. The combination of freshwater and seawater provides a home for rare birds such as the wood stork, great blue heron and roseate spoonbill can be seen in this protected area. Eco-tours are available for a detailed look at the wildlife and the fascinating ecosystem of the Florida Central Atlantic Coast region.

    The Great Florida Birding and Wildlife Trails cross the state with driving, hiking and boating tours of significant bird watching areas. Highway signs, trails and maps allow birdwatchers to identify the best birdwatching opportunities in the area and locate the best areas to see particular species of birds. St. Joe Walkway and Linear Park are two stops along the trail in the Palm Coast area.

    Shopping and Dining

    Many restaurants and shopping opportunities are available in the community of Palm Coast. A wide array of restaurants serve fine cuisine such as Italian and Thai food, and fresh seafood is on many restaurant menus. Shopping opportunities are abundant as well, with many small malls offering a wide array of gift shops, clothing boutiques and grocery stores.

    Parks and Sports

    With sandy beaches, crystal clear ocean waters and sunny skies, Palm Coast is an outdoor sportsman’s paradise. Fishing, golfing, tennis, boating and kayaking are some of the favorite sports in this part of Florida. With mild winters and warm summers, these sports can be enjoyed during all months of the year. Parks and beaches offer many opportunities for beachcombing and exploration such as the Bulow Plantation Ruins Historic State Park, which houses the ruins of a former sugarcane plantation. Princess Place Preserve is the former hunting lodge of a princess, and the Malacompra Road Beachfront Park offers trails through an oak canopy among coquina rock along the sea.

    Washington Oaks Gardens State Park is a large park that combines natural shorelines, oak forests and formal gardens in one beautiful setting. With a prime location between the ocean and the Mantanzas River, the property is owned by the state and features many plant species of both native and exotic varieties. The park is also home to many birds and other wildlife, and it features a visitor’s center for information about all the beautiful natural resources in the area.

    Weather

    The weather in Palm Coast is moderate all year long, with steamy summers and comfortable winters. Outdoor activities can be enjoyed during any time of the year, with sunny skies, warm waters and outdoor temperatures rarely requiring a jacket or sweater.

    How to Get There

    Palm Coast is served by several airports, including Flagler County Airport and Daytona Beach International Airport. Jacksonville International Airport and Orlando Sanford International Airport are also within a one-hour drive of Palm Coast. Commercial train and bus services are available to travel to the area, in addition to the convenience of traveling by private or rental car.

    Attractions In and Around Astor

    Looking for places to see while you're in Astor? If some outdoor time is on the agenda, experience the natural beauty of Bluffton Recreation Area and Lake George State Forest. Also a trip to Ocala National Forest, Silver Glen Springs Recreation or Juniper Springs Recreation Area might be a nice excursion.