Destination guide

Delight in the picturesque landscape of Crystal Beach

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Crystal Beach. Renowned for its bird watching, boating and kayaking, this city welcomes all visitors. Clearwater Marine Aquarium and Pier 60 Park are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Crystal Beach

Do you want to find attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Crystal Beach a fun place to get away. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Clearwater Marine Aquarium (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Big Cat Rescue (12.8 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Suncoast Primate Sanctuary (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Dunedin Golf Club (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Tarpon Springs Aquarium (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
  • St Nicholas Boat Line (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Crystal Beach

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Crystal Beach. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Pier 60 Park (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Sand Key Park (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Wall Springs Park (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Honeymoon Island State Park (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Anderson Park (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Sunset Beach (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Crystal Beach

Fly into St. Petersburg, FL (PIE-St. Petersburg-Clearwater Intl.), the closest airport, located 13.7 mi (22.1 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Tampa, FL (TPA-Tampa Intl.), which is 16.7 mi (26.9 km) away.

Where to stay around Crystal Beach?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 126 vacation rentals near Crystal Beach. From 51 Houses to 54 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 Crystal Beach for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Crystal Beach?

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 Crystal Beach:

  • Clearwater Beach: 1,030 vacation rentals
  • Sand Key: 1,010 vacation rentals
  • Northwest Tampa: 743 vacation rentals
  • Gulf Harbors: 106 vacation rentals
  • South Tampa: 245 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 Crystal Beach?

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

  • USA Fleamarket: 860 vacation rentals
  • Sunset Beach: 3,234 vacation rentals
  • Raymond James Stadium: 1,914 vacation rentals
  • Tampa Bay Grand Prix: 7,036 vacation rentals
  • Tarpon Springs Sponge Docks: 2,955 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Crystal Beach 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 Crystal Beach?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 51 Houses in Crystal Beach. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Crystal Beach include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 54 rentals available
  • Cottages: 7 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 7 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Crystal Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 55 vacation rentals with pool available in Crystal Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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