Find the best place to stay — Central Florida

Where to stay around Central Florida?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 48,382 vacation rentals near Central Florida. From 16,194 houses to 11,607 villas, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Central Florida for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Orlando: 33,674 vacation rentals
  • Clearwater Beach: 1,125 vacation rentals
  • Kissimmee: 32,779 vacation rentals
  • Anna Maria Island: 3,407 vacation rentals
  • Sarasota: 5,795 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Central 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 Central 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 Central Florida:

  • Orlando: 33,674 rentals
  • Kissimmee: 32,779 rentals
  • Sarasota: 5,795 rentals
  • Daytona Beach: 2,239 rentals
  • Tampa: 1,676 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 Central 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 Central Florida are:

  • Orlando International Airport (MCO): 11,023 vacation rentals
  • Tampa International Airport (TPA): 2,759 vacation rentals
  • Lake Buena Vista Stolport (DWS): 35,016 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 Central Florida?

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

  • Disney World: 35,114 rentals
  • Universal Studios: 33,722 rentals
  • ChampionsGate Golf Club: 34,835 rentals
  • Universal Studios Florida®: 33,724 rentals
  • East Coast Surfing Hall of Fame: 935 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Central 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.

Why People Love Visiting Captivating Central Florida

The lake and wildlife create a pretty picture of Central Florida. Travelers to this family-friendly city praise the theme park, golfing and shopping. Appleton Museum of Art, Polk Museum of Art and Don Garlits Museum of Racing are a few of the top cultural sights. If you're looking for somewhere to stay with more space, consider a vacation rental—many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Attractions In and Around Central Florida

Have time to spare and looking for things to do around Central Florida? Local attractions include Walt Disney World®, Universal Studios Florida™ and SeaWorld® Orlando. Don't miss cultural highlights like Appleton Museum of Art, Polk Museum of Art and Don Garlits Museum of Racing. If some outdoor time is on the agenda, experience the natural beauty of Blue Springs State Park and Ocala National Forest. You could easily spend a day shopping at Disney Springs®, Florida Mall and Paddock Mall. Don't forget to buy tickets if you want to attend a game or event at Publix Field at Joker Marchant Stadium or Chain of Lakes Park. Fun activities in the city include ChampionsGate Golf Club, Sanctuary Ridge Golf Club and Kings Ridge South. Other popular places to visit in town include Magic Kingdom® Park, Epcot® and Universal’s Islands of Adventure™.