Destination guide

The captivating area of Port Richey awaits your stay

The area's entertainment and art galleries are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Port Richey. This welcoming and scenic city is known for its shopping, biking and beaches. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Port Richey

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Port Richey has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Beacon Woods Golf Course (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Summertree Golf Course (6.4 mi / 10.4 km)
  • St Nicholas Boat Line (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Tarpon Springs Aquarium (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Suncoast Primate Sanctuary (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Silver Dollar Golf Club (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)

Seasonal weather in Port Richey

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, August, July, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 91°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Port Richey

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Port Richey is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Werner Boyce Salt Springs State Park (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Robert K Rees Memorial Park (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Green Key Beach (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • James E. Grey Preserve (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Jay B. Starkey Wilderness Park (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Hudson Beach (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Port Richey

Fly into Tampa, FL (TPA-Tampa Intl.), the closest airport, located 23.6 mi (38 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into St. Petersburg, FL (PIE-St. Petersburg-Clearwater Intl.), which is 25.9 mi (41.7 km) away.

Where to stay around Port Richey?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 679 vacation rentals near Port Richey. From 438 Houses to 162 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Port Richey for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Port Richey?

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 Port Richey:

  • Regency Park: 19 vacation rentals
  • Clearwater Beach: 1,033 vacation rentals
  • Northwest Tampa: 731 vacation rentals
  • Crystal Beach: 123 vacation rentals
  • Gulf Harbors: 106 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 Port Richey?

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

  • USA Fleamarket: 848 vacation rentals
  • SunCruz Port Richey Casino: 1,062 vacation rentals
  • Gulf View Square: 991 vacation rentals
  • Busch Gardens Tampa Bay: 2,953 vacation rentals
  • Weeki Wachee Springs: 101 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Port Richey 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 Port Richey?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 438 Houses in Port Richey. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Port Richey include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 162 rentals available
  • Cottages: 28 rentals available
  • Villas: 7 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Port Richey?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 322 vacation rentals with pool available in Port Richey. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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