Destination guide

Historical Osprey will entice you

The area's history and live music are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Osprey. Well known for its beaches, bars and gardens, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Venice Beach and Siesta Key Public Beach are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Osprey

Do you want to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Osprey a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mote Marine Aquarium (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Stoneybrook Golf & Country Club (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Gulf Gate Golf Club (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Serenoa Golf Club (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Evie's Golf Center (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Coconuts Family Entertainment Center (7.7 mi / 12.5 km)

Seasonal weather in Osprey

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

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Osprey

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Osprey is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Venice Beach (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Siesta Key Public Beach (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Marie Selby Botanical Gardens (10 mi / 16 km)
  • Sarasota Jungle Gardens (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Oscar Scherer State Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Jim Neville Marine Preserve (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Osprey

Fly into Sarasota, FL (SRQ-Sarasota-Bradenton Intl.), the closest airport, located 14.1 mi (22.7 km) from the city centre.

Can I find a vacation rental around Osprey?

Yes, our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 4,655 vacation rentals near Osprey. From 282 villas to 2,403 flats & apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Osprey for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Osprey?

Whether you're traveling 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 Osprey:

  • Lido Key: 2,039 vacation rentals
  • Pinehurst: 121 vacation rentals
  • South Gulf Cove: 134 vacation rentals
  • Ilexhurst: 1,461 vacation rentals
  • Long Meadow: 247 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, 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 traveling to Osprey?

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

  • St. Armands Circle: 8,645 vacation rentals
  • Heritage Oaks Golf and Country Club: 6,105 vacation rentals
  • IMG Academy: 8,353 vacation rentals
  • Rosedale Golf and Country Club: 8,292 vacation rentals
  • Stoneybrook Golf & Country Club: 5,986 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Osprey listed on Vrbo UK 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 Villas in Osprey?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 282 Villas in Osprey. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Osprey include:

  • Flats: 2,403 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 135 rentals available
  • Houses: 2,090 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Osprey?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 3,368 vacation rentals with pool available in Osprey. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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