Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Port Charlotte

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Port Charlotte. Well known for its shopping, restaurants and fishing, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Port Charlotte

Do you want to discover things to do during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Port Charlotte a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kidstar Park (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Bobcat Trail Golf and Country Club (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Deep Creek Golf Club (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Riverwood Golf and Country Club (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Cape Haze Pioneer Trail Park (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Heron Creek Golf Course (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Port Charlotte

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, August, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 33°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Port Charlotte

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Port Charlotte is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Venice Beach (23.2 mi / 37.4 km)
  • Lake Betty Park (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Port Charlotte Beach Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Bayshore Live Oak Park (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Ollie's Pond Park (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Gilchrist Park (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Port Charlotte

The nearest airport is in Punta Gorda, FL (PGD-Charlotte County), located 8 mi (12.8 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Fort Myers, FL (RSW-Southwest Florida Intl.), which is 38.1 mi (61.4 km) away.

Where to stay near Port Charlotte?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,001 holiday rentals near Port Charlotte. From 1,110 Houses to 449 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 Port Charlotte is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Port Charlotte?

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 Port Charlotte:

  • South Gulf Cove: 177 holiday homes
  • Gulf Cove: 34 holiday homes
  • Gardens of Gulf Cove: 34 holiday homes
  • Riverwood: 17 holiday homes
  • Edgewater: 43 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 Port Charlotte?

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

  • Cape Haze Pioneer Trail Park: 2,561 holiday rentals
  • Lake Betty Park: 1,976 holiday rentals
  • Riverwood Golf and Country Club: 2,559 holiday rentals
  • Charlotte Sports Park: 2,521 holiday rentals
  • North Charlotte Regional Park: 2,464 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Port Charlotte 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 Port Charlotte?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,110 Houses in Port Charlotte. Our other popular types of Port Charlotte holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 449 holiday houses
  • Villas: 262 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 91 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Port Charlotte?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,351 holiday homes with pool available in Port Charlotte. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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