Destination guide

Delight in the riverside landscape of Brandon

The area's art galleries and entertainment are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Brandon. This welcoming city is known for its shopping, restaurants and gardens. Florida State Fairgrounds and Florida Aquarium are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Brandon

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Brandon a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Florida State Fairgrounds (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Florida Aquarium (7.4 mi / 12 km)
  • Adventure Island (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Lowry Park Zoo (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Busch Gardens Tampa Bay (8.7 mi / 13.9 km)
  • The Claw at USF (10.6 mi / 17 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Brandon

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Brandon is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Eureka Springs Regional Park (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Friends of Jose Marti Park (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • AIDS Memorial Park (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Hyde Park (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Flatwoods Wilderness Park (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Brandon

The nearest airport is in Tampa, FL (TPF-Peter O. Knight), located 7.9 mi (12.7 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Tampa, FL (TPA-Tampa Intl.), which is 13.2 mi (21.2 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Brandon?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 597 house rentals around Brandon. From 272 Houses to 198 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Brandon is on HomeAway.

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

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Brandon:

  • Temple Crest: 19 vacation rentals
  • Seffner Community Alliance: 27 vacation rentals
  • Northwest Tampa: 850 vacation rentals
  • South Tampa: 297 vacation rentals
  • Historic Ybor: 37 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Brandon?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Brandon. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Westfield Brandon: 977 home rentals
  • Busch Gardens Tampa Bay: 3,161 home rentals
  • Amalie Arena: 1,532 home rentals
  • Tampa Palms Golf Course: 932 home rentals
  • George M. Steinbrenner Field: 2,180 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Brandon listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Brandon?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 272 Houses in Brandon. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Brandon include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 198 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 40 lodging choices
  • Villas: 2 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Cabins and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Brandon?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 199 vacation homes with pool available in Brandon.

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