Discover a selection of 27 vacation rentals in Brooksville, 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 swimming pools and private pools. Prices start at $60 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Brooksville. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Top rated rentals — Brooksville
Destination guide

Soak up some 19th-century charm in the coastal wilderness

About an hour north of Tampa, charming Brooksville is the perfect base for exploring the wilderness of the Gulf coast. Full of historic homes dotting quaint brick streets, the town is home to regular festivals and events, and more than enough small town charm to go around. A Brooksville vacation rental also puts you in a great position for experiencing all the outdoor activities the area has to offer, whether it's horseback riding, water sports, or golf. Between the pristine Gulf coast beaches and old-school Florida kitsch like live mermaid shows, you can't go wrong.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in Brooksville

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Brooksville a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • World Woods Golf Club (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Citrus County Speedway (18 mi / 29 km)
  • Saddlebrook Golf Course (23 mi / 37.1 km)
  • Plantation Inn and Golf Resort (25.4 mi / 40.9 km)
  • Brooksville Country Club (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Hernando Oaks Golf and Country Club (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)

Experience the great outdoors, Florida style

If you've come in search of fresh air, you're in luck. Whether it's sea breezes at the beach while you're working on your tan, or the invigorating nature walks of Chassahowitzka Wildlife Reserve, there's plenty of chance to enjoy the warm Florida sunshine. Head to Withlacoochee State Forest, Withlacoochee Trail State Park, or any of the city parks for some quality walking, hiking, canoeing, and kayaking. You'll also find enough hunting, fishing, horseback riding, and golf in the area to keep you busy for days. In town, be sure to hit up the local festivals, antique car shows, and regular live music events.


Take a walk on the sunny side of the street

There's no fear of winter here. Temperatures year round range from the 70s to the 90s, with the hot and steamy peak of summer coming between May and October. Winters are still plenty warm and pleasant, but nighttime temps can dip down into the 50s in January and February, so pack a sweater or jacket. If you're booking a Brooksville vacation rental between June and September, plan on some relaxing afternoon naps, as thunderstorms tend to roll through late each day. Hurricanes aren't uncommon in the area, so check the forecast before you head out.

Natural features

Birds of a feather flock together (with manatees, too!)

The saltwater marshes and estuaries of the Chassahowitzka Wildlife Reserve are home to over 250 species of birds, more than 50 species of amphibians and reptiles, and at least 25 types of mammals, including endangered manatees. The rare bald eagle has also been spotted in the area. The Withlacoochee State Forest is made up of several varieties of pine, cypress, maple, oak, and magnolia trees, plus some stunning wildflower displays each spring. The Gulf coast is known for its pristine sandy beaches, crashing waves, and killer sunset views.

How to get there

Transportation to and around Brooksville

The nearest airport is in Leesburg, FL (LEE-Leesburg Intl.), located 39.8 mi (64.1 km) from the city center.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Brooksville?

The heart wants what the heart wants, and right now it's craving a vacation. It's time to pack your bags and head to one of these top vacation rentals in or near Brooksville:

  • Around 12 miles from the center of Brooksville, it's difficult to beat "Direct Weeki Wachee Riverfront Key West Paradise". It has 3 bedrooms and a host of amenities including a balcony and cable/satellite TV services.
  • Another great choice is "Little House On The River - On Main River Not Canal", which is around 12 miles from Brooksville. With 2 bedrooms, golf and outdoor furniture, it has everything you need to make your stay comfortable.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Brooksville vacation rental for you.

Can I find log cabins to rent in or near Brooksville?

There's something inherently cozy about relaxing in a log cabin with a cup of tea and a book. Leave the busyness of everyday life behind and spend a few nights or more at one of these log cabins in Brooksville:

  • Located in Brooksville, "Withlacoochee River Retreat And Log Cabin Getaway" will put you close to some of the fabulous outdoor activities this region has to offer. Fishing and horse riding are among them.
  • Interested in a Brooksville cabin with access to great outdoor activities like cycling and hiking and biking? Your search is over! Book a few nights at "The Log Cabin".

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Brooksville?

Escape from the treadmill of daily life at one of our weekend getaways in or near Brooksville. Whether you want to hang out with friends or spend valued time with your love, there'll be something to suit your style. Here are some of our most popular options:

  • "Enchanting Riverfront Cottage. Free Kayaks" is perfect for a few days of fun and relaxation. It comes with a host of amenities, such as towels and a TV, and is located 12 miles to the west of Brooksville.
  • Alternatively, live it up with your favorite people at "Charming Riverfront Cottage. Free Kayaks", which is around 12 miles to the west of Brooksville. Take advantage of nearby birdwatching activities, off-street parking options and more here.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Brooksville?

Absolutely. If you're hunting down a simple yet stylish stay, you can't top a studio apartment. These compact properties ooze charm and are often conveniently placed in the heart of town. We suggest the following options in or near Brooksville:

  • Escape on your own or take a few friends to "Efficiency With Private Bath And Private Entrance". You'll have plenty of amenities to make your stay comfortable, including air conditioning and free toiletries.
  • Or, use "Cozy Serene Country Tiny House Cottage" as a base to check off the attractions around you. This home away from home offers golf, outdoor furniture and more.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Brooksville?

Whether you're in search of a studio apartment for you and a pal or a villa that'll fit the family, there's no shortage of short-term rentals in and around Brooksville. These properties are an ideal base for a whirlwind visit:

  • For a wonderful night or two away, it's hard to beat "Like A Tree House" Overlooking The Water". It's nice and close to the center of Brooksville, in addition to plenty of things to see and do.
  • Another great option is "Directly On The River, Deep Water". Gather your squad and enjoy a comfortable stay near the heart of Brooksville.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Brooksville?

Forget roses and chocolates. Sometimes all you need is to take off for the weekend, just you and your honey. At Vrbo, we've got romantic getaways in and around Brooksville that would make even Cupid swoon. Here are some we think you'll love:

  • Located around 12 miles from Brooksville, "Direct Weeki Wachee Riverfront Key West Paradise" is a perfect place for lovestruck couples. Winery tours and a nearby bay are just some of the amenities here.
  • Alternatively, spend your escape canoodling and uncorking Champagne at "Little House On The River - On Main River Not Canal", around 12 miles from Brooksville. Shopping facilities and outdoor furniture will help set the scene for romance.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Brooksville?

Big groups mean huge fun. They also mean finding someplace that'll comfortably fit your whole gang. Browse our large group vacation rentals in or around Brooksville and get everyone together under the one roof:

  • Providing privacy, comfort and space, you'll get your guests' nod of approval at "Amazing Waterfront Home For Your Perfect Vacation". Up to 12 people can stay at this retreat which has 3 bedrooms, a nearby river and a kitchen. You'll find it around 13 miles to the west of Brooksville.
  • "Marshamellow A Modern Gulf Coast Home Fire Pit" is another impressive option. It's around 14 miles to the west of Brooksville, has 2 bedrooms and sleeps up to 12 guests. A kitchen and a water view are among the things designed to make your visit more comfortable.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Brooksville?

Nothing screams good times like a pool. Pump up your unicorn floatie and check out these rental houses in or near Brooksville that feature this vacation must-have:

  • Welcome to "Little House On The River - On Main River Not Canal", where your top priority will be pool time. Amenities such as a TV and a toaster help make this getaway a favorite with guests.
  • Spend lazy vacation days splashing around or just kicking back by the water at "Like A Tree House" Overlooking The Water". This property is also a firm favorite and comes with a theme park, a living room and more.

Wondering what the weather's like in Brooksville? It has a humid subtropical climate, with average summertime temperatures ranging from 75 ºF to 90 ºF. If you're after more inspiration on where to stay in this popular destination, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to check out our entire range of Brooksville vacation rentals.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Brooksville?

You love your family, but that doesn't mean you should all have to squash together like sardines on your getaway. Play it safe and book a large family vacation rental in or around Brooksville where you can spread out and relax:

  • Make memories at "Directly On The River, Deep Water". With 3 bedrooms sleeping up to 8 guests, this spacious retreat is located 12 miles west of Brooksville. There are lots of amenities to take advantage of here, such as coffee and tea making facilities and a kitchen.
  • "One Of The Best Riverfront Homes On The Weeki Wachee River" is another family favorite with 3 bedrooms accommodating up to 8 guests. Offering a range of conveniences like a kitchen and a barbecue grill, you'll find this vacation rental 12 miles west of Brooksville.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Brooksville?

Get away from it all and treat the people you love to a different type of vacation. Stay in one of these family cabin rentals in or near Brooksville and get the camping experience — but with all the creature comforts!

  • "Cabin On Weeki Wachee River, Kayaks For The Family And A Canoe" - Approximately 12 miles west of the center of Brooksville, this family-friendly retreat comes with coffee and tea making facilities and a nearby laundromat.
  • "Withlacoochee River Retreat And Log Cabin Getaway" - Rally the troops and spend a few days or more at this welcoming stay, which is around 11 miles to the northeast of Brooksville. You'll have access to books, childrens activities and much more.

For more options, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the Brooksville vacation rental that's perfect for your needs.