Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Archer getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Archer with a stay in a private vacation home. This city has something for everyone. Kanapaha Botanical Gardens and Florida Museum of Natural History are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. 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 Archer

Are you hoping to discover things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Archer a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Canterbury Equestrian Showplace (9 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Meadowbrook Golf Club (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Ironwood Golf Course (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Archer

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Archer. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kanapaha Botanical Gardens (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park (13.3 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Dudley Farm Historic State Park (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Bivens Arm Nature Park (12.8 mi / 20.5 km)
  • San Felasco Hammock Preserve (12.8 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Devil's Milhopper Geological State Park (13.8 mi / 22.3 km)

Transportation to and around Archer

The nearest airport is in Gainesville, FL (GNV-Gainesville Regional), located 18 mi (28.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Ocala, FL (OCF-Ocala Intl.), which is 31.1 mi (50 km) away.

Where to stay around Archer?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 98 holiday lettings near Archer. From 40 Houses to 7 Bungalows, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Archer for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Archer?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 40 Houses in Archer. Our other popular types of Archer holiday rentals include:

  • Bungalows: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 7 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Archer?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 28 holiday homes with pool available in Archer. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.