Destination guide

Find the perfect vacation rental for your Avondale getaway

The parks and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Avondale. One of the city's many top draws is its restaurants. Cummer Museum of Art and Gardens and Jacksonville Museum of Modern Art are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Avondale

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Avondale a fun place to get away. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Hyde Park Golf Club (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Alexander Brest Planetarium (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Sally Corporation (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Bent Creek Golf Course (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Hands on Children's Museum (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Avondale

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

  • Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Riverside Park (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Friendship Park (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Ringhaver Park (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Metropolitan Park (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Crabtree Park (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Avondale

Fly into Jacksonville, FL (CRG-Jacksonville Executive at Craig), the closest airport, located 11.9 mi (19.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Jacksonville, FL (JAX-Jacksonville Intl.), which is 13.5 mi (21.7 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Avondale?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 19 house rentals around Avondale. From 12 Houses to 3 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 Avondale is on HomeAway.

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

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 Avondale:

  • Amelia Island: 928 vacation rentals
  • The Beaches: 299 vacation rentals
  • Southside: 99 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 24 vacation rentals
  • Northside: 23 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 Avondale?

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

  • Boone Park: 411 home rentals
  • Mandarin Mill Family Golf & Batting Cages: 782 home rentals
  • Mayo Clinic Florida: 808 home rentals
  • Florida State College - South Campus: 942 home rentals
  • St Johns Town Center: 756 home rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 12 Houses in Avondale. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Avondale include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 3 lodging choices
  • Studios: 4 lodging choices
  • Guest houses: 2 lodging choices

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Avondale?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2 vacation homes with pool available in Avondale.

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