Destination guide

The historic area of Micanopy awaits your stay

The area's festivals and history are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Micanopy. This city's wildlife, lake and camping draw many visitors. Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park and Kanapaha Botanical Gardens are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Micanopy

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Micanopy a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ironwood Golf Course (12.8 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Meadowbrook Golf Club (16.3 mi / 26.3 km)
  • Ocala Grand Prix (19.7 mi / 31.8 km)
  • Canterbury Equestrian Showplace (21.2 mi / 34.1 km)
  • Petting Zoo Ocala (22 mi / 35.4 km)
  • Waldo Motorsports (22.1 mi / 35.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Micanopy

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Micanopy is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Kanapaha Botanical Gardens (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings State Park (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Bivens Arm Nature Park (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Devil's Milhopper Geological State Park (15.3 mi / 24.7 km)
  • San Felasco Hammock Preserve (18.2 mi / 29.2 km)

How to get to and around Micanopy

The nearest airport is in Gainesville, FL (GNV-Gainesville Regional), located 12.5 mi (20.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Ocala, FL (OCF-Ocala Intl.), which is 23.3 mi (37.5 km) away.

Where to stay around Micanopy?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 133 holiday lettings near Micanopy. From 59 Houses to 39 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Micanopy is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Micanopy?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Micanopy. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Micanopy Cemetery: 161 holiday lettings
  • Micanopy Historical Society Museum: 163 holiday lettings
  • Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park: 158 holiday lettings
  • Canterbury Equestrian Showplace: 118 holiday lettings
  • Waldo Motorsports: 128 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Micanopy listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Micanopy?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 59 Houses in Micanopy. Our other popular types of Micanopy holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 39 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 12 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 12 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Micanopy?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 35 holiday homes with pool available in Micanopy. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.