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.


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 features

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)
How to get there

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.

How many vacation rentals are available around The Villages?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 747 house rentals around The Villages. From 572 Houses to 133 Villas, 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 The Villages is on HomeAway.

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

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 The Villages:

  • Lake Sumter Landing: 316 vacation rentals
  • Dunedin: 53 vacation rentals
  • Virginia Trace: 32 vacation rentals
  • Glenbrook: 53 vacation rentals
  • Bonnybrook: 55 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 The Villages?

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

  • The Villages Market Square: 823 home rentals
  • Glenview Champions Country Club: 822 home rentals
  • Nancy Lopez Legacy Golf & Country Club: 814 home rentals
  • Cane Garden Country Club: 827 home rentals
  • Bella Collina Golf Club: 12,381 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around The Villages 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 The Villages?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 572 Houses in The Villages. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in The Villages include:

  • Villas: 133 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 19 lodging choices
  • Condos/Apartments: 6 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in The Villages?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 556 vacation homes with pool available in The Villages.

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