Discover a selection of 9,000 vacation rentals in Panama City, 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 $110 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Panama City. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Delight in the beachside landscape of Panama City

Enjoy the festivals and other features of Panama City. This city's beaches, camping and seaside draw many visitors. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in Panama City

Do you want to find attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Panama City a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Panama City Beach Sports Complex (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • ZooWorld Zoological & Botanical Park (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • WonderWorks (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Golf Course at Edgewater (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Shipwreck Island Waterpark (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • The Hub (26.1 mi / 42 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Panama City

Travelers enjoy Panama City for its boating. If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 82°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Panama City

Panama City is famous for its beautiful ocean views and breathtaking sunsets. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Panama City is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • St. Andrews State Park (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Frank Brown Park (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Carillon Beach (20.7 mi / 33.3 km)
  • Mexico Beach (21.7 mi / 34.9 km)
  • Inlet Beach (22 mi / 35.4 km)
  • Rosemary Beach (22.9 mi / 36.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Panama City

The nearest airport is in Northwest Florida Beaches Intl. Airport (ECP), located 15.9 mi (25.6 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Destin-Fort Walton Beach Airport (DSI), which is 51.1 mi (82.2 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Panama City?

Whatever you're seeking in a vacation, you'll find a rental property in or around Panama City that's right up your alley. These are some of our favorites:

  • "Bay Front Home With Private Bch In Historic Neighborhood. Family" is popular with guests. Around 3 miles from Panama City, it has 3 bedrooms and plenty of handy amenities, including cable/satellite TV services and nearby museums.
  • Another great choice is "Sept 10 - 17 Open 141 Five Star Reviews Free Beach Chairs Ocean Front", which is around 6 miles from Panama City. Featuring 2 bedrooms, a free nearby fitness center and a fridge, 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 Panama City vacation rental for you.

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

Clock out on Friday and then pack your overnight bag. If you're up for some relaxation and fun, these rentals in and near Panama City promise an unforgettable weekend getaway:

  • "5 Star, Directly On Beach, Newly Renovated" is a top option around 8 miles west of the center of Panama City. You don't have to go far to find an unforgettable experience around here. Get out and visit Mexico Beach and Science and Discovery Center of Northwest Florida. Activities like parasailing and fishing will add the finishing touch to your weekend away.
  • Alternatively, leave your stresses behind at "New Tile Floors/walk In Showers". Stay in and chill out, or get active and try cycling and rafting. When it's time to discover some nearby attractions, visit Inlet Beach and Cedar Hammock. This fantastic vacation rental is around 14 miles west of Panama City.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Panama City?

Usually compact, economical and well located, it's difficult not to succumb to the charms of a studio apartment. Get cozy in one of these options and experience the energy of Panama City up close:

  • Make "Beachfront Free Beach Service Tv Sports Pkg New Mattress New 55" Tv" your home for a couple of days or more. This wonderful vacation rental features amenities including an oven and a beach view.
  • "3rd Floor; Right On The Beach Clean And Spacious Beach Service" is another attractive option. Stay here and take advantage of shopping, tennis and more.

With the moolah you save on your studio apartment, you'll be able to see even more of Panama City. Cultural attractions like Paul Brent Gallery and Kaleidoscope Theater will help you get a feel for the personality of this destination.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Panama City?

Yes, you'll find a range of short-term rentals in and near Panama City. And the best news is, Vrbo has something for all styles and budgets — from expansive homes for all the family to quaint bungalows perfect for a couples retreat. Here's a selection of what's on offer in Panama City:

  • Conveniently located close to attractions like Panama City Mall, "Sea Glass - Beautiful New Home Just 40 Steps From The Beach" will make a perfect home away from home during your stay in Panama City.
  • Also not far from the center, "Beachfront Free Beach Service Tv Sports Pkg New Mattress New 55" Tv" is another fantastic option. After a bit of sightseeing inspiration during your stay? Ascension Sacred Heart Bay is a good place to start.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Panama City?

Nothing says "I love you" quite like a romantic weekend trip. If you want to spend a couple of nights away with your significant other, we've got some romantic getaways in and around Panama City that will whisk you off your feet:

  • Located around 3 miles from Panama City, "Bay Front Home With Private Bch In Historic Neighborhood. Family" is the perfect place for lovestruck couples. Beauty services and a fireplace are just some of the many amenities here.
  • Another place where you can enjoy a few glorious days together is "Sept 10 - 17 Open 141 Five Star Reviews Free Beach Chairs Ocean Front". Around 6 miles from Panama City, beauty services and winery tours add to the ambiance here.

Are there mansions for rent in or near Panama City?

Nothing screams "Best. Vacation. Evvv-er." like staying in a mansion. Spoil the family with a truly unforgettable getaway at one of these mansions for rent in or near Panama City:

  • Approximately 19 miles to the west of Panama City is "Marlin Mansion - Brand New Beachfront Home Ready October 2022". As well as its grand design, you'll be impressed by its high-end amenities, such as a swimming pool and golf.
  • Alternatively, catapult your vacation to a new level and stay a while at "Marlin By Avantstay | Beachfront Mansion W". It's located about 25 miles to the west of Panama City and comes with a swimming pool, a separate dining area and more.

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

Share your trip and have more fun. Whether you're planning an action-packed getaway with your besties for a family get-together, there's no shortage of large group vacation rentals in and near Panama City:

  • Providing space, privacy and comfort, you'll get your guests' nod of approval at "Reduced 2022 Rates. . . Abound". Up to 12 people can be accommodated at this escape which has 4 bedrooms, a swimming pool and a kitchen. You'll find it around 9 miles to the west of Panama City.
  • "Exquisite Cloud Nine - Amazing 3rd Floor Gathering Space" is another option that'll fit the whole crew. It's around 25 miles to the northwest of Panama City, has 5 bedrooms and welcomes up to 16 guests. A swimming pool and a water park are just a couple of things that'll help make your group getaway more comfortable.

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

Of all the conveniences a vacation rental can have, a pool is one of the most coveted. Take a peek at these houses for rent with a pool in or near Panama City and spend your days splashing about. Just remember to bring your inflatable unicorn:

  • Get comfortable at "Bettie's Beach House", where your highest priority will be spending time in the pool. Amenities such as a TV and a nearby laundromat help make this retreat a favorite with guests.
  • Spend laid-back days swimming or enjoying peaceful moments by the water at "Rosemary Beach Carriage House". This vacation home is another sought-after option and comes with cable/satellite TV services, nearby ecotour services and more.

Panama City has a humid subtropical climate, with average summertime temperatures ranging from 80 ºF to 90 ºF. But you don't have to wait until summer to visit! Check out the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the perfect Panama City vacation rental and organize your getaway for whatever season you like.

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

You'll always have more fun sharing those special memories with the ones you love the most. Whether you're planning a family trip or catching up with friends, Vrbo has a large vacation rental to suit your style. These are two of our best in and around Panama City:

  • Get everyone under the same roof at "New Tile Floors/walk In Showers", which has 3 bedrooms sleeping up to 9 guests. This escape is located 14 miles to the west of Panama City and comes with amenities such as a dishwasher and a living room.
  • "Reduced 2022 Rates. . . Abound" is also popular with families. It's around 9 miles to the west of Panama City, has 4 bedrooms and can accommodate up to 12 guests. Handy amenities here include free toiletries and a TV.

If you want to sightsee, there are loads of family-friendly attractions close by to stick on your itinerary. Gulf World Marine Park, Shipwreck Island Waterpark and Frank Brown Park are good places to start.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Panama City?

Escape the hustle and bustle and treat your loved ones to a vacation of a different kind. Stay in one of these family cabin rentals in or near Panama City and get the camping experience — but with all the comforts of home!

  • "Cabin - Shipwrecked · Paradise On The Inter" - Enjoy good times with your crew at this escape, which is around 15 miles northwest of the center of Panama City. A travel crib and nearby birdwatching activities are among its family-friendly amenities.
  • "Cabin - Sunrise On Millcole - Newly Renovated 2" - Round up the troops and spend a few days or longer at this inviting property, which is around 12 miles to the west of Panama City. You'll have access to a dishwasher, a kitchen and a whole lot more.

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

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