Discover a selection of 142 vacation rentals in Alachua, FL that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including private pools and kitchens. Prices start at $57 per night, and condos and houses are popular options for a stay in Alachua. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Alachua

Learn about the unique charm of Alachua with a stay in a private vacation home. This welcoming city is known for its restaurants, shopping and sporting events. Florida Museum of Natural History and Kanapaha Botanical Gardens are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Alachua

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Alachua a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Meadowbrook Golf Club (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Canterbury Equestrian Showplace (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Ginnie Springs (12.8 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Ironwood Golf Course (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Waldo Motorsports (19.5 mi / 31.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Alachua

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Alachua is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kanapaha Botanical Gardens (13.5 mi / 21.8 km)
  • San Felasco Hammock Preserve (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Devil's Milhopper Geological State Park (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Poe Springs Park (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Dudley Farm Historic State Park (9.9 mi / 16 km)
  • O'Leno State Park (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Alachua

Fly into Gainesville, FL (GNV-Gainesville Regional), the closest airport, located 15 mi (24.2 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around Alachua, FL?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 142 vacation rentals around Alachua. From 46 condo and apartment rentals to 48 house rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Alachua?

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

  • Plantation Oaks: 153 vacation rentals
  • Ginnie Springs: 80 vacation rentals
  • Ichetucknee Springs State Park: 130 vacation rentals
  • O'Leno State Park: 120 vacation rentals
  • Sante Fe College: 152 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Alachua listed on Vrbo 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 Condos/Apartments in Alachua?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 46 Condos/Apartments in Alachua. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Alachua include:

  • Houses: 48 rentals available
  • Cabins: 8 rentals available
  • Cottages: 8 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Alachua?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 47 vacation rentals with pool available in Alachua. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.