Destination guide

Travel to tranquil Nokomis

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Nokomis. Travelers to this relaxing city praise the beaches, fishing and riverfront. Venice Beach and Siesta Key Public Beach 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.


Sightseeing in and around Nokomis

Are you searching for things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Nokomis a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mote Marine Aquarium (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
  • Pelican Pointe Golf and Country Club (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Stoneybrook Golf & Country Club (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Jacaranda West Country Club (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Snook Haven Park (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Serenoa Golf Club (7 mi / 11.3 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Nokomis

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, August, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 90°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Nokomis

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Nokomis is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Venice Beach (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Siesta Key Public Beach (11 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Marie Selby Botanical Gardens (14 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Sarasota Jungle Gardens (16.8 mi / 27.1 km)
  • Nokomis Beach (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Oscar Scherer State Park (3.1 mi / 5 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Nokomis

The nearest airport is in Sarasota, FL (SRQ-Sarasota-Bradenton Intl.), located 18.1 mi (29.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Punta Gorda, FL (PGD-Charlotte County), which is 31.2 mi (50.3 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Nokomis?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 4,725 vacation rentals near Nokomis. From 1,588 Houses to 2,412 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 Nokomis for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Nokomis?

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 Nokomis:

  • Casey Key: 4,243 vacation rentals
  • Laurel: 174 vacation rentals
  • Lido Key: 1,919 vacation rentals
  • Palm Island: 187 vacation rentals
  • Lakewood Ranch: 7,717 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 Nokomis?

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

  • Oscar Scherer State Park: 5,462 vacation rentals
  • Pinelands Reserve: 5,368 vacation rentals
  • St. Armands Circle: 8,337 vacation rentals
  • Port Charlotte Beach Park: 2,375 vacation rentals
  • Point of Rocks: 6,665 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 1,588 Houses in Nokomis. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Nokomis include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 2,412 rentals available
  • Villas: 358 rentals available
  • Cottages: 152 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 Nokomis?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 3,314 vacation rentals with pool available in Nokomis. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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