Destination guide

Friendly Tarpon Springs will entice you

Enjoy the cathedral and other features of Tarpon Springs. Well known for its boating, shopping and restaurants, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Clearwater Marine Aquarium and Pier 60 Park 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 Tarpon Springs

Do you want to discover attractions to see in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Tarpon Springs a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Clearwater Marine Aquarium (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Big Cat Rescue (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • St Nicholas Boat Line (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Tarpon Springs Aquarium (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Suncoast Primate Sanctuary (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Lansbrook Golf Club (5 mi / 8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Tarpon Springs

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Tarpon Springs is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Pier 60 Park (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Sand Key Park (13.9 mi / 22.3 km)
  • Anderson Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Sunset Beach (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Anclote River Park (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Wall Springs Park (3.1 mi / 5 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Tarpon Springs

The nearest airport is in St. Petersburg, FL (PIE-St. Petersburg-Clearwater Intl.), located 17.3 mi (27.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Tampa, FL (TPA-Tampa Intl.), which is 18.1 mi (29.1 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Tarpon Springs?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 828 house rentals around Tarpon Springs. From 500 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 Tarpon Springs is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Tarpon Springs?

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 Tarpon Springs:

  • Clearwater Beach: 928 vacation rentals
  • East Lake Woodlands: 18 vacation rentals
  • Sand Key: 847 vacation rentals
  • Gulf Harbors: 101 vacation rentals
  • Northwest Tampa: 882 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 Tarpon Springs?

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

  • Tarpon Springs Sponge Docks: 2,928 home rentals
  • Sunset Beach: 3,230 home rentals
  • Tarpon Springs Aquarium: 2,859 home rentals
  • Anderson Park: 3,386 home rentals
  • Safford House Museum: 3,048 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Tarpon Springs 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 Tarpon Springs?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 500 Houses in Tarpon Springs. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Tarpon Springs include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 198 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 51 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 51 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Tarpon Springs?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 403 vacation homes with pool available in Tarpon Springs.

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