Destination guide

The artsy area of West Palm Beach awaits your stay

Take a vacation to West Palm Beach and enjoy the area's art galleries, live music and theater scene. This city's beaches, zoo and shopping draw many visitors. Take in top local attractions like CityPlace and Palm Beach Zoo at Dreher Park. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, Vrbo 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 and around West Palm Beach

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes West Palm Beach a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Palm Beach Zoo at Dreher Park (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Rapids Water Park (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • West Palm Beach Municipal Golf Course (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Palm Beach Par 3 Golf Course (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Playmobil Fun Park (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
  • John Prince Golf Learning Center (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)

Seasonal weather in West Palm Beach

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, July, August, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 90°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in West Palm Beach

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, West Palm Beach is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Jupiter Beach (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • Centennial Square and Fountain Park (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Mid-Town Beach (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Lake Lytal Park (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Mounts Botanical Garden (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Peanut Island Park (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around West Palm Beach

Fly into West Palm Beach, FL (PBI-Palm Beach Intl.), the closest airport, located 2.5 mi (4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Boca Raton, FL (BCT), which is 22.6 mi (36.3 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, West Palm Beach Station, Mangonia Park Station and Palm Beach Mangonia Park Station are the main stations in the area.

Can I find a vacation rental around West Palm Beach?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 1,510 vacation rentals near West Palm Beach. From 493 condo and apartment rentals to 802 house rentals, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover the West Palm Beach area.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in West Palm Beach?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in West Palm Beach. From Vrbo Canada travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Riviera Beach: 759 vacation rentals
  • Southside: 95 vacation rentals
  • Southwest: 75 vacation rentals
  • Cypress Lakes: 1,083 vacation rentals
  • Palm Beach County Convention Center: 1,851 vacation rentals

And Vrbo Canada offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in West Palm Beach! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in West Palm Beach?

Vrbo Canada offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in West Palm Beach. From Vrbo Canada travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Palm Beach County Convention Center: 1,851 rentals
  • Emerald Dunes Golf Club: 1,806 rentals
  • Rosemary Square: 1,817 rentals
  • Riviera Beach Marina: 1,558 rentals
  • Armory Art Center: 1,856 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around West Palm Beach listed on Vrbo Canada where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

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