Destination guide

The lively city of Southeast Florida awaits you

Enjoy the live music and other features of Southeast Florida. This city's beaches, shopping and seaside draw many visitors. For a bit of culture, visit Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, Broward Center for the Performing Arts or Historic Stranahan House Museum. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Southeast Florida

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Southeast Florida a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Little Java's Family Fun Center (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • Flamingo Gardens (20.3 mi / 32.6 km)
  • Heron Bay Golf Club (21.8 mi / 35.1 km)
  • Jacaranda Golf Club (21.8 mi / 35.1 km)
  • Frank Veltri Tennis Center (21.8 mi / 35.1 km)
  • Woodmont Country Club (21.9 mi / 35.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Southeast Florida

Travelers love Southeast Florida for its beautiful ocean views and breathtaking sunrises. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Southeast Florida is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sawgrass Recreation Park (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Sawgrass Recreational Park (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Regional Park at Weston (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Everglades Holiday Park (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Markham Park (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
  • Emerald Estates Park (17.6 mi / 28.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Southeast Florida

The nearest airport is in Fort Lauderdale, FL (FXE-Fort Lauderdale Executive), located 27.3 mi (44 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Miami, FL (OPF-Opa Locka Executive), which is 28.9 mi (46.4 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Fort Lauderdale Station, Fort Lauderdale Station and Fort Lauderdale Cypress Creek Station are the main stations that serve the city. You can get around Southeast Florida by jumping on the metro at Palmetto Station, Okeechobee Station or Hialeah Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Southeast Florida?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 12,102 vacation rentals near Southeast Florida. From 3,499 Houses to 6,160 Condos/Apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover the Southeast Florida area.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Southeast Florida?

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

  • Miami: 6,543 vacation rentals
  • Florida Keys: 4,409 vacation rentals
  • Fort Lauderdale: 5,618 vacation rentals
  • Miami Beach: 5,143 vacation rentals
  • Islamorada: 1,232 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Southeast Florida! 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 Southeast Florida?

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 Southeast Florida:

  • Miami: 6,543 rentals
  • Fort Lauderdale: 5,618 rentals
  • Miami Beach: 5,143 rentals
  • Islamorada: 1,232 rentals
  • Key Largo: 1,264 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 Southeast Florida?

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

  • Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL): 7,091 vacation rentals
  • Pompano Beach, FL (PPM): 5,218 vacation rentals
  • Miami International Airport (MIA): 6,341 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 Southeast Florida?

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

  • John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park: 1,200 rentals
  • Hard Rock Stadium: 8,158 rentals
  • Fort Lauderdale Beach Park: 3,876 rentals
  • PGA National: 1,668 rentals
  • Port of Miami: 5,984 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Southeast Florida 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.

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