Destination guide

Head to the captivating city of Kissimmee

Come and experience Kissimmee and its festivals, entertainment and opera. This city's theme park, shopping and sporting events draw many visitors. SeaWorld® Orlando and Universal Studios Florida™ are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Kissimmee

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

  • SeaWorld® Orlando (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Universal Studios Florida™ (12.8 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Walt Disney World® (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Gatorland® (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Discovery Cove (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Aquatica (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Kissimmee

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 91°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Kissimmee

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Kissimmee is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kissimmee Lakefront Park (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Brinson Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Shingle Creek Regional Park (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Lake Cecile (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Lake Tohopekaliga (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Lake Bryan (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
Transport

Transportation to and around Kissimmee

The nearest airport is in Kissimmee, FL (ISM-Kissimmee Gateway), located 1.9 mi (3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Orlando, FL (MCO-Orlando Intl.), which is 11.2 mi (18 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, the main station serving the city is Kissimmee Station.

Where to stay around Kissimmee?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 44,930 holiday lettings near Kissimmee. From 14,005 Houses to 17,174 Villas, 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 Kissimmee is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Kissimmee?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Kissimmee:

  • Windward Cay: 2,203 holiday homes
  • Crescent Lakes: 187 holiday homes
  • Indian Ridge: 1,124 holiday homes
  • Trafalgar Village: 74 holiday homes
  • Indian Wells: 1,202 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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

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

  • Kissimmee Golf Club: 46,223 holiday lettings
  • Remington Golf Club: 39 holiday lettings
  • Green Meadows Petting Farm: 46,284 holiday lettings
  • Osceola County Stadium: 44,753 holiday lettings
  • Lanier's Historic Downtown Marketplace: 45,188 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 14,005 Houses in Kissimmee. Our other popular types of Kissimmee holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 17,174 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 4,284 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 8,293 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Kissimmee?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 42,453 holiday homes with pool available in Kissimmee. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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