Destination guide

Why people love visiting lively The Villages

Enjoy the live music and other features of The Villages. This welcoming and walkable city entices travelers with its golfing and restaurants. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around The Villages

Do you want to find attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes The Villages a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Miona Lake Golf Club (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Glenview Champions Country Club (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Orange Blossom Hills Golf & Country Club (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Lakes Of Lady Lake Golf Club (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Nancy Lopez Legacy Golf & Country Club (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Uncle Donald's Farm (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of The Villages

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, The Villages is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lake Okahumpka Park (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Lake Griffin State Park (6.1 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Venetian Gardens (9.5 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Florida Horse Park (14.1 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Wooten Park (17.1 mi / 27.6 km)
  • Silver Springs State Park (20.9 mi / 33.7 km)
Transport

How to get to and around The Villages

The nearest airport is in Leesburg, FL (LEE-Leesburg Intl.), located 12 mi (19.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Ocala, FL (OCF-Ocala Intl.), which is 23.3 mi (37.5 km) away.

Where to stay around The Villages?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 693 holiday lettings near The Villages. From 485 Houses to 162 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 The Villages is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to The Villages?

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 The Villages:

  • Pennecamp: 63 holiday homes
  • Hillsborough: 90 holiday homes
  • Fernandina: 103 holiday homes
  • Santo Domingo: 41 holiday homes
  • Glenbrook: 59 holiday homes

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

Can I rent Houses in The Villages?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 485 Houses in The Villages. Our other popular types of The Villages holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 162 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 6 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 23 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 The Villages?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 523 holiday homes with pool available in The Villages. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.