Discover a selection of 151 vacation rentals in Florence, OR 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 WiFi and parking. Prices start at $56 per night, and houses and cabins are popular options for a stay in Florence. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Isn't it time your vacation went off with a bang?

Cute as a button, this pocket-rocket of a coastal city is legendary for a disastrous episode in 1970 involving the Oregon Highway Division, a dead whale, and 2 tons of dynamite. Fortunately, while sea life is still a big draw round here, the marine mammals you'll encounter on your Florence vacation rental are of the less explosive variety. Folks come for the whale watching and the local sea lion colony, but they're also drawn in by the promise of high-speed days out on the sand dunes, and chilled evenings soaking up the laid-back charm of Florence's Old Town.

Things to do

In Florence, see sea lions lyin' in the sea

A good way to get acquainted with Florence itself is a visit to the Siuslaw Pioneer Museum, coupled with a self-guided walking tour of the Old Town. The big attraction of the area, though, is the Sea Lion Caves. This sprawling system of sea caverns is home to a permanent population of sea lions, plus various other winged and scaled critters. Just 2 miles away, the historic Heceta Head Lighthouse sits atop one of the most gorgeous viewpoints on the Pacific Coast. It's a great place to try and spy out migratory whales on their way past.

Activities

With a Florence vacation, it's Mad Max in moderation

For anyone who's ever watched Mad Max and thought that it all seemed like good fun apart from the brutality and body count, a Florence vacation rental might just be the one for you. The sprawling sandy playground of the Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area is just outside town, with sandboarding and dune buggy rides for would-be road warriors. Then, of course, there are boat trips out onto the ocean to get up close and personal with the whales. Back in town, you can chance your luck at the casino, or just take a turn along the boardwalk.

Weather

Fantastic Florence is reasonably seasonable

Summers round here are to die for. Dry and warm, it's the perfect season to get out on the dunes. Winter, on the other hand, is a lot cooler, and can get pretty damp, so make sure you come prepared. There are also some other seasonal quirks to take into account when you're planning your Florence vacation rental. There are resident whales year-round, but if you're looking to catch the gray whales migrating, they head south in December_January, and back north in March_June. Then there's the city's famous rhododendron festival, which takes place in May time.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Florence

Travelers enjoy Florence for its riverfront and seaside. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Florence. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Jessie M. Honeyman State Park (3.6 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Siltcoos Lake (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Sea Lion Caves (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Hobbit Trailhead (11.2 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Umpqua River (18.9 mi / 30.4 km)
  • Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area (19.3 mi / 31 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Florence

The nearest airport is in Mahlon Sweet Field Airport (EUG), located 45.1 mi (72.6 km) from the city center.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Florence?

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

  • Around 60 miles from the center of Florence, it's hard to top "Enjoy Luxury Living In Downtown Corvallis". It has 1 bedroom and a host of amenities including WiFi and a hair dryer.
  • "Shore Pines - Oceanfront Next To Sheep Ranch Golf Course" is another winner, offering 3 bedrooms, nearby whale-watching activities, a boat and more. It's around 55 miles from Florence.

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

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

For a unique kind of vacation experience, book a tiny house rental in Florence. We'll warn you though — after you've experienced what it's like in a tiny house, the urge to move into one of these mini digs will be hard to resist!

  • Take time off and experience a simpler way of life at "Breakers - Stay In A Tiny Home On The Oregon Coast". Located in Waldport, cookware, dishware and utensils and off-street parking options are a couple of amenities offered here.
  • "Rent Our "osprey" Tiny Home On The Oregon Coast" offers plenty of conveniences, including a microwave oven and an oven. Located in Waldport, you'll be able to live big in this small but cleverly designed property.

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

Your Monday to Friday will be a lot easier to bear if you've got something epic organized for the weekend. Give yourself something to look forward to by reserving one of these top weekend getaways in or near Florence:

  • Located around 25 miles to the north of Florence, "Oceanfront Splendor At Yachats Sunset" has all you need and more for a short weekend break, including a TV and golf. When it's time to get out and explore, there are plenty of outdoor attractions to get to like Big Stump Beach and Carl G. Washburne Memorial State Park.
  • "The Dunes: Centrally Located Near Busy Shops And Restaurants River Front Deck Wifi" is also perfect for a whirlwind getaway. About 0.1 miles to the east of Florence, this vacation rental comes with amenities such as a hair dryer and a TV. Umpqua Lighthouse State Park and Sweet Creek Falls should be on your to-do list if you stay here.

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

Absolutely. If you're looking for a small but stylish stay, you can't beat a studio apartment. These compact properties ooze charm and are often conveniently placed in the heart of town. Take a look at the following options in or near Florence:

  • Enjoy some time out on your own or take a few friends to "Modern Oceanfront Cottage South Of Yachats". You'll have plenty of amenities at your disposal, including air conditioning and a water view.
  • An equally fantastic property is "Classic Honeymoon Beach Cottage. Private". Don't let it's compact size fool you — this cozy apartment is filled with useful amenities like a theme park, a living room and plenty more.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Florence?

Whether you're looking for a comfy cottage or a house with enough space for the family, you'll find the perfect place on Vrbo. Squeeze in a quick break at one of these favorite picks in or near Florence:

  • Within easy reach of central Florence, "Oceanfront Luxury New Home 2700 Sq" rolls out the welcome mat for short-term guests. When you're not kicking back in your comfortable digs, get out and explore everything that's around you.
  • Another fantastic option is "Cozy Coastal Cottage. Perfect Couple Hideway". Round up your favorite people and enjoy a relaxing stay near the heart of Florence.

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

Forget flowers and chocolates. Sometimes all you need is to escape for the weekend, just you and your honey. At Vrbo, we've got romantic getaways in and around Florence that would make Cupid green with envy. Here are some we think you'll adore:

  • Around 5 miles from Florence, "Little Beach Bungalow - Ocean Views" is the ideal place for doting lovebirds. A restaurant dining guide and outdoor furniture are some of the amenities you'll find here.
  • Another option where you can spend a few relaxing days together is "Cozy Coastal Cottage. Perfect Couple Hideway". Located around 4 miles from Florence, shopping facilities and air conditioning add to the atmosphere here.

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

Share your vacation and multiply the fun. Whether you're planning an action-packed getaway with your besties or a big family gathering, there's no shortage of large group vacation rentals in and around Florence:

  • A nice range of amenities including a garden and a nearby waterfront make "Big Blue - Big Blue In Waldport Oregon" a group favorite. This generous getaway has 7 bedrooms and accommodates up to 16 people. From the center of Florence, it's around 30 miles away to the north.
  • Nothing takes priority over hanging out with loved ones, and "Mcdragonfly Cabin - Wow This Is Some Cabin" is the perfect place to do that. Located around 25 miles to the south of Florence, as many as 12 people can stay in this vacation rental which has 2 bedrooms. A nearby waterfront and a lake view are among the many amenities at hand here.

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

Of all the conveniences a vacation rental can have, a pool is hands down the most fun. Take a peek at these houses for rent with a pool in or near Florence and spend your time splashing about. Just don't forget your inflatable unicorn:

  • Say hello to "Gorgeous Riverfront House With Entertainment", where your main priority will be relaxing by the pool. Amenities such as towels and childrens activities help make this retreat a guest favorite.
  • Spend lazy days splashing around or finding some peaceful moments by the water at "Don't Get A Room. . . . Get A House The Homey House". This vacation rental is another guest favorite and offers a TV, a video library and more.

Unsure how to pack your bags for your Florence break? This impressive destination has a mediterranean climate. During summer, you can expect average temperatures of between 50 ºF and 65 ºF. Check out our range of Florence vacation rentals by using the search bar at the top of the page. Simply adjust the filters to get more ideas about where to stay.

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

You love your family, but that doesn't mean you should all have to squash together like sardines on your getaway. Take no chances and book a large family vacation rental in or around Florence where you can stretch out and relax:

  • About 30 miles north of Florence, "Big Blue - Big Blue In Waldport Oregon" can sleep up to 16 people over 7 bedrooms. As well as plenty of space to sprawl out, amenities here include a microwave oven and a garden.
  • Another excellent option is "River And Ocean View. Single Level Home". It's around 25 miles to the north of Florence, has 3 bedrooms and can accommodate up to 10 guests. A stereo and a microwave oven are among the conveniences on offer here.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Florence?

Escape from everyday life and treat the people you love to a different type of vacation. Stay in one of these family cabins in or near Florence and get the camping experience — minus the tents and with all the creature comforts!

  • "River Cabin In The Woods" - Enjoy fun times with your nearest and dearest at this retreat, which is around 16 miles northeast of central Florence. Outdoor furniture and a microwave oven are among its family-friendly amenities.
  • "Modern Oceanfront Cottage South Of Yachats" - This vacation rental is also perfect for families and is around 16 miles north of Florence. Offering towels, a DVD player and more, it'll get everyone's tick of approval.

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