Destination guide

Historic St. Augustine will entice you

Take a vacation to St. Augustine and enjoy the area's history, museums and monuments. This city's local tours, beaches and university setting draw many visitors. Local cultural sights include Lightner Museum and St. Augustine Lighthouse and Museum. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in St. Augustine

Do you want to find things to do during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes St. Augustine a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • World Golf Village (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Whetstone Chocolate Factory (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • San Sebastian Winery (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Royal St. Augustine Golf and Country Club (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Treaty Park (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)

Seasonal weather in St. Augustine

If you're planning a vacation around warm-weather activities, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 90°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in St. Augustine

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, St. Augustine is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Anastasia State Park (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Plaza de la Constitution (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • Davenport Park (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Anastasia State Recreation Area (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Vilano Beach (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Usina Beach (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)

Transportation options to and around St. Augustine

Fly into St. Augustine, FL (UST-Northeast Florida Regional), the closest airport, located 5.2 mi (8.4 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Jacksonville, FL (CRG-Jacksonville Executive at Craig), which is 32.9 mi (53 km) away.

Where to stay around Saint Augustine?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,866 holiday lettings near Saint Augustine. From 982 Houses to 1,630 Condos/Apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Saint Augustine area.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Saint Augustine?

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 Saint Augustine:

  • Crescent Beach: 354 holiday homes
  • Downtown Historic District: 191 holiday homes
  • Lincolnville: 221 holiday homes
  • Lighthouse Park: 42 holiday homes
  • Boys Works: 196 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 Saint Augustine?

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

  • Anastasia State Park: 2,617 holiday lettings
  • Father Miguel O'Reilly House Museum: 2,351 holiday lettings
  • Saint Augustine Historic District: 1,076 holiday lettings
  • Davenport Park: 2,337 holiday lettings
  • Faver-Dykes State Park: 2,523 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Saint Augustine 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 Saint Augustine?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 982 Houses in Saint Augustine. Our other popular types of Saint Augustine holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,630 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 80 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 80 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Saint Augustine?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,809 holiday homes with pool available in Saint Augustine. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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