Discover a selection of 1,500 vacation rentals in Fernandina Beach, 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 $45 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Fernandina Beach. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

The historic city of Fernandina Beach awaits you

Enjoy the history and other features of Fernandina Beach. This city's beaches, island views and seafood restaurants draw many visitors. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Things to do

Explore the insightful and profound history of Fernandina Beach

Given Amelia Island’s status as the only municipality in the US ever ruled under 8 different flags, it’s not surprising that museums are among the area’s top attractions. Go back in time to the Civil War with a visit to Fort Clinch State Park, or get a more comprehensive walk through Fernandina Beach history by spending an afternoon at the Amelia Island Museum of History. There are also some less serious and more family-friendly museums in the area, such as the Fernandina Beach Pinball Museum, which offers unlimited play of a dozen pinball machines from different eras which are sure to fill the air with squeals of delight.


Things to do near Fernandina Beach vacation homes

As the name suggests, Fernandina Beach is very much a beach community, and many travelers look for waterside vacation rentals that will keep them near the ocean. For pristine white sand, big waves, and abundant seashells, head to Main Beach Park. It’s perfect for swimming, strolling along the water, or watching the sunrise on the oceanic horizon. Amelia Island is also a popular destination for golfers, known for highly-rated courses such as Island Falls Golf and The Golf Club at North Hampton.


Local weather for your stay in Fernandina Beach vacation homes

Like other spots along Florida’s coast, Fernandina Beach sees its peak travel season in the summertime; June through September also marks the area’s rainiest period. If you'd prefer less rain and balmier temperatures, consider booking your vacation rental in Fernandina Beach during spring or fall. Daily temperatures throughout those seasons still reach into the 70s, offering plentiful chances to enjoy the area’s beaches, bars, and parks. Winter temperatures can drop into the 40s and are just fine for museum exploration or relaxed family time at your cozy holiday home.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Fernandina Beach

Travelers enjoy Fernandina Beach for its island views, seaside and sunsets. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Fernandina Beach is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Fernandina Beach Main Beach Park (1.8 mi / 3 km)
  • Fort Clinch State Park (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Fernandina Beach (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • American Beach (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Cumberland Island National Seashore (13.1 mi / 21 km)
  • Crooked River State Park (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Fernandina Beach

The nearest airport is in Jacksonville International Airport (JAX), located 18 mi (29 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Jacksonville, FL (CRG-Jacksonville Executive at Craig), which is 23.2 mi (37.4 km) away.

Good for couples

Romantic vacation homes in Fernandina Beach

Fernandina Beach boasts many idyllic locations for couples. Vacation homes put you within reach of places like Island Art Association Gallery, a gallery with works by local artists and workshops and scheduled events, and Fernandina Beach Historic District, a historic district with fascinating heritage buildings and shops. You'll also like Seaside Park, a waterside park with picnic areas, pavilions, a boardwalk, and beach access.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Fernandina Beach?

The heart wants what the heart wants, and right now it wants to go on vacation. It's time to pack your suitcase and retreat to one of these top vacation rentals in or near Fernandina Beach:

  • "Newly Renovated Home With Pool And Golf Cart Near The Resort" is a favorite with guests. Around 7 miles from Fernandina Beach, it has 5 bedrooms and plenty of amenities to help you feel at home, including lowered locks and a boat.
  • Alternatively, unpack your bags at "Oceanfront House With Private Beach". Located around 45 miles from the heart of Fernandina Beach, it has 4 bedrooms and features a stovetop and a dishwasher.

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

What are the best tiny house vacation rentals in or near Fernandina Beach?

For a unique kind of vacation experience, book a tiny house rental in Fernandina Beach. Be warned though — after you've stayed in a tiny house, the temptation to move into one of these pocket-sized digs will be hard to resist!

  • Take time off and get back to basics at "North Florida Jacksonville Crepe Myrtle Cottage - Tiny House". Located in Southside, cookware, dishware and utensils and heating are included here.
  • "Adorable 2 Bedroom Tiny Home In Historic San Marco" in Southside is another highly rated choice. A microwave oven and heating will make your time here even more comfortable.

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

Forget about those household chores — weekends were made for having fun. Escape to one of these weekend getaways in and around Fernandina Beach and take advantage of all the incredible things to do close by:

  • Located 25 miles to the south of central Fernandina Beach, "Steps To The Beach - Newly Renovated 2" is popular among adventurous types and nature lovers. Stay busy by exploring nearby attractions, such as Davenport Park and Pumpkin Hill Creek Reserve State Park. Then, try some activities like golf or basketball.
  • Alternatively, enjoy a short and sweet break at "Right On The Beach Cottage' - Beach Chairs". Stay in and put your feet up, or be adventurous and try fishing and horse riding. When you're ready to explore some nearby attractions, check out Fernandina Beach and Pumpkin Hill Creek Reserve State Park. This terrific vacation rental is around 2 miles east of Fernandina Beach.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Fernandina Beach?

Generally small, easy on the hip pocket and well located, it's difficult not to succumb to the charms of a studio apartment. Get comfy in one of these options and experience Fernandina Beach up close:

  • Get out and explore from the comfort of "Oceanfront Retreat Seaview At Sandcastles". This vacation rental is a popular base for seeing the sights and features amenities including a playground and winery tours.
  • Alternatively, get away to "Beachfront Penthouse With 26ft Private Balcony", which offers conveniences including a resort and a kitchenette.

There are plenty of highlights around Fernandina Beach to add to your itinerary. Nourish your inner culture lover with a visit to Ponte Vedra Concert Hall and Cummer Museum of Art and Gardens.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Fernandina Beach?

Every once in a while, you just need to escape from it all, even if it's only for a couple of days. Experience a nice mix of relaxation and adventure at one of these short-term rentals in or around Fernandina Beach:

  • Located close to the heart of Fernandina Beach, "Steps To The Beach - Newly Renovated 2" is an ideal base for a short and sweet break. While you're in the area, make sure you get to leading attractions like Cummer Museum of Art and Gardens and Jacksonville Museum of Modern Art.
  • Roll out of bed, make a coffee and then plan what to see around "Right On The Beach Cottage' - Beach Chairs". TIAA Bank Field and Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens are must-do's if you choose to stay at this top-rated vacation rental.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Fernandina Beach?

Whether spent in a cabin, a cottage or a condo, a romantic weekend getaway is a fantastic way to spice up your relationship. Whisk your special someone off for a couple of days at one of these appealing escapes in or near Fernandina Beach:

  • Sneak off on Friday afternoon for a couple of passion-filled evenings at "Newly Renovated Home With Pool And Golf Cart Near The Resort". Located roughly 7 miles from Fernandina Beach, this property comes with lots of nice touches, including a nearby bay and a resort.
  • Another option where you can enjoy a few wonderful days together is "Oceanfront Luxury. Experience The Ritz". Located 6 miles from Fernandina Beach, beauty services and a resort add to the ambiance here.

Are there mansions for rent in or near Fernandina Beach?

If you're seeking somewhere to reconnect with your nearest and dearest this vacation, you're going to need somewhere spacious. These mansions for rent in or around Fernandina Beach will easily fit the entire crew while doing it in serious style:

  • Situated about 25 miles to the southwest of Fernandina Beach, "Luxurious Mansion In Historic Springfield" is the perfect place to relax in total luxury. Amenities here include a fireplace and a garden.
  • Alternatively, score some major Brownie points with a stay at "Entire Avondale Mansion - Five Min To Downtown". It's located approximately 30 miles to the southwest of Fernandina Beach and comes with a porch, a garden and more.

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

Sneak a peek at these large group vacation rentals in or near Fernandina Beach where you won't have to leave anyone off your guest list:

  • You'll have enough space to enjoy yourselves at "Ponte Vedra Beach, Luxurious Oceanfront Home Close To Tpc Course And Mayo Clinic". Around 30 miles south of Fernandina Beach, this grand property has 6 bedrooms that sleep up to 14 guests. Amenities include a swimming pool and a fireplace.
  • Nothing is more important than being together with loved ones, and "Perfect Beach House At The City Downtown With Private Ocean Pool" is the ideal place to do that. Located around 25 miles to the south of Fernandina Beach, as many as 18 people can stay in this vacation rental which has 7 bedrooms. A swimming pool and a water park are among the many amenities you'll have at hand.

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

A pool is often a nonnegotiable when choosing where to stay on vacation, particularly if you're taking the kids. Check out these houses with a pool in or near Fernandina Beach and fill your days with splashing good fun:

  • Treat the gang to an unforgettable stay at "Location Location Beach House 100 Yards From Ocean". There's a lot to love about this escape besides its pool, such as snowsport activities and skiing facilities.
  • Alternatively, enjoy a change of scenery at "Perfect Beach House At The City Downtown With Private Ocean Pool". Along with an invigorating pool, you'll also have use of a dishwasher and a garden.

Wondering what the weather is like in Fernandina Beach? It has a humid subtropical climate, with average summertime temperatures ranging from 75 ºF to 90 ºF. If you're seeking a little more inspiration on where to stay in this impressive destination, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to scroll through our entire range of Fernandina Beach vacation rentals.

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

Whether your perfect escape is out in the country or down by the beach, you'll have so much more fun if you share the experience with loved ones. Stay in one of these large family vacation rentals in or near Fernandina Beach and bring the entire crew along:

  • Sleeping up to 10 guests in 5 bedrooms, "Newly Renovated Home With Pool And Golf Cart Near The Resort" is the ideal place for some family time. This popular escape is 7 miles to the south of Fernandina Beach and has creature comforts that include a video library and a toaster.
  • "Ahhhhhh. . . . . . Life Is Good At The Beach" also has the space you need to connect with loved ones. This rental is around 9 miles to the south of central Fernandina Beach and accommodates as many as 8 guests in its 3 bedrooms. A DVD player and coffee and tea making facilities will help keep everyone content and comfortable.

If you're in the mood to do some sightseeing, there are loads of family-friendly attractions close by to add to your to-do list. Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens, Jacksonville Beach Pier and Adventure Landing are good places to start.