Destination guide

The friendly city of Waldo awaits you

Enjoy the live music and other features of Waldo. Travelers appreciate the restaurants in this welcoming city. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Waldo

Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Waldo a fun place to get away. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Waldo Motorsports (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Ironwood Golf Course (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Starke Golf and Country Club (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Waldo

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Waldo. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Gold Head Branch State Park (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Devil's Milhopper Geological State Park (15.8 mi / 25.5 km)
  • Bivens Arm Nature Park (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)

Transportation options to and around Waldo

Fly into Gainesville, FL (GNV-Gainesville Regional), the closest airport, located 10.4 mi (16.7 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Waldo?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 20 holiday lettings near Waldo. From 16 Houses to 4 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Waldo for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Waldo Motorsports: 126 holiday lettings
  • Micanopy Historical Society Museum: 159 holiday lettings
  • Ben Hill Griffin Stadium (The Swamp): 139 holiday lettings
  • North Florida Regional Medical Center: 120 holiday lettings
  • Bivens Arm Nature Park: 142 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 16 Houses in Waldo. Our other popular types of Waldo holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 4 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Waldo?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Waldo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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