Top rated rentals — Fort Myers
Destination guide

Head to the vibrant city of Fort Myers

The area's museums and entertainment are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Fort Myers. This cosmopolitan city is known for its baseball games, beaches and gardens. Take in top local attractions such as Edison and Ford Winter Estates and Imaginarium Hands - On Museum. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Fort Myers

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Fort Myers a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sun Splash Water Park (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Butterfly Estates (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Fort Myers Country Club (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • El Rio Golf Club (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Calusa Nature Center and Planetarium (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Hunters Run Executive Golf Course (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)

Seasonal weather in Fort Myers

If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, August, July, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 33°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Fort Myers

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Fort Myers is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Manatee Park (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Lovers Key State Park (16.3 mi / 26.3 km)
  • Barefoot Beach (23.8 mi / 38.2 km)
  • Centennial Park (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Dunbar Park (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Four Mile Cove Ecological Preserve (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Fort Myers

Fly into Fort Myers, FL (RSW-Southwest Florida Intl.), the closest airport, located 10.6 mi (17.1 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Punta Gorda, FL (PGD-Charlotte County), which is 20.6 mi (33.1 km) away.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Fort Myers?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Fort Myers:

  • Beachwalk Isles: 124 holiday homes
  • Heritage Palms: 32 holiday homes
  • Lucaya: 21 holiday homes
  • Altamont Manor: 41 holiday homes
  • Pelican Preserve: 27 holiday homes

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Fort Myers?

Vrbo UK offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Fort Myers. From Vrbo UK travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Eagle Ridge Golf Club: 9,683 holiday lettings
  • Gulf Coast Medical Center: 9,158 holiday lettings
  • Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve: 7,258 holiday lettings
  • Sanibel Outlets: 10,193 holiday lettings
  • Legends Golf and Country Club: 9,654 holiday lettings

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

Explore destinations around Fort Myers

Beachwalk Isles
124 holiday rentals
Heritage Palms
32 holiday rentals
21 holiday rentals
Altamont Manor
41 holiday rentals
Pelican Preserve
27 holiday rentals
Rainbow Farms
42 holiday rentals
Cypress Preserve
16 holiday rentals
22 holiday rentals
Cypress Lakes Estates
46 holiday rentals
Emerson Square
17 holiday rentals
21 holiday rentals
Town and River
30 holiday rentals
Catalina Isles
23 holiday rentals
Iona Shores
23 holiday rentals
15 holiday rentals
Palm Lee Park
16 holiday rentals
Majestic Palms
132 holiday rentals
Dean Park Historic District
26 holiday rentals
Lakewood Village
26 holiday rentals
Fort Myers River District
72 holiday rentals