Destination guide

The beachside setting of Niceville is ready to explore

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Niceville. This welcoming city is known for its shopping, restaurants and golfing. Eglin Air Force Base and Big Kahuna's Water and Adventure Park are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Niceville

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Niceville a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Big Kahuna's Water and Adventure Park (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Eglin Golf Course (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Turkey Creek Nature Trail (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Shalimar Pointe Golf Club (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Indian Bayou Golf Club (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)

Seasonal weather in Niceville

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 32°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Niceville

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Niceville is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Fred Gannon Rocky Bayou State Park‎ (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Henderson Beach State Park (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • James Lee Park (10 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Fort Walton Beach Park (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • John Beasley Park (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Liza Jackson Park (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Niceville

Fly into Fort Walton Beach, FL (VPS-Northwest Florida Regional), the closest airport, located 5 mi (8.1 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Destin, FL (DSI-Destin-Fort Walton Beach), which is 8.3 mi (13.3 km) away.

Where to stay near Niceville?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 11,568 holiday rentals near Niceville. From 2,259 Houses to 8,342 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Niceville is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Niceville?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Niceville:

  • Seagrove Beach: 2,305 holiday homes
  • Seacrest: 607 holiday homes
  • Dune Allen Beach: 1,345 holiday homes
  • Crystal Beach: 1,310 holiday homes
  • Seaside: 937 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Niceville?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Niceville. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Eglin Golf Course: 10,958 holiday rentals
  • Bluewater Bay Golf Course: 12,201 holiday rentals
  • Turkey Creek Nature Trail: 10,940 holiday rentals
  • Mattie Kelly Fine and Performing Arts Center: 2,294 holiday rentals
  • Eglin Air Force Base Golf Course: 2,289 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Niceville listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Niceville?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 2,259 Houses in Niceville. Our other popular types of Niceville holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 8,342 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 131 holiday houses
  • Villas: 200 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Niceville?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 10,331 holiday homes with pool available in Niceville. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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