Destination guide

The arty area of West Palm Beach awaits your stay

Take a holiday to West Palm Beach and enjoy the area's art galleries, live music and theatre scene. This city's beaches, zoo and shopping draw many visitors. Take in top local attractions such as CityPlace and Palm Beach Zoo at Dreher Park. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in and around West Palm Beach

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes West Palm Beach a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Palm Beach Zoo at Dreher Park (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Rapids Water Park (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • West Palm Beach Municipal Golf Course (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Palm Beach Par 3 Golf Course (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Playmobil Fun Park (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
  • John Prince Golf Learning Center (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)

Seasonal weather in West Palm Beach

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

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in West Palm Beach

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, West Palm Beach is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Jupiter Beach (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • Centennial Square and Fountain Park (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Mid-Town Beach (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Lake Lytal Park (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Mounts Botanical Garden (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Peanut Island Park (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around West Palm Beach

Fly into West Palm Beach, FL (PBI-Palm Beach Intl.), the closest airport, located 2.5 mi (4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Boca Raton, FL (BCT), which is 22.6 mi (36.3 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, West Palm Beach Station, Mangonia Park Station and Palm Beach Mangonia Park Station are the main stations in the area.

Where to stay near West Palm Beach?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,014 holiday rentals near West Palm Beach. From 422 Houses to 390 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 West Palm Beach is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in West Palm Beach?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in West Palm Beach. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Villages of Palm Beach Lakes: 15 holiday rentals
  • Southside: 76 holiday rentals
  • Poiciana Park II: 90 holiday rentals
  • Grandview Heights: 93 holiday rentals
  • Southland Park: 66 holiday rentals

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in West Palm Beach! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in West Palm Beach?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in West Palm Beach with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Delray Beach: 829 holiday homes
  • Juno Beach: 819 holiday homes
  • Boca Raton: 1,689 holiday homes
  • Jupiter: 452 holiday homes
  • Lake Worth: 892 holiday homes

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to West Palm Beach?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of holiday homes near to airports. Airports with a large selection of rentals in West Palm Beach are:

  • Palm Beach International Airport (PBI): 2,248 holiday houses
  • Palm Beach Co Park Airport (LNA): 2,143 holiday houses
  • Witham Field Airport (SUA): 1,002 holiday houses

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in West Palm Beach?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in West Palm Beach. From HomeAway travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Riviera Beach Marina: 1,036 holiday rentals
  • Richard and Pat Johnson Palm Beach County History Museum: 1,226 holiday rentals
  • West Palm Beach Station: 1,177 holiday rentals
  • Lake Lytal Park: 1,238 holiday rentals
  • Ironhorse Country Club: 1,002 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around West Palm Beach listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday homes.

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