Destination guide

Why people love visiting lively The Villages

Enjoy the live music and other features of The Villages. This welcoming and walkable city entices travellers with its golfing and restaurants. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around The Villages

Do you want to find attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes The Villages a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Miona Lake Golf Club (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Glenview Champions Country Club (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Orange Blossom Hills Golf & Country Club (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Lakes Of Lady Lake Golf Club (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Nancy Lopez Legacy Golf & Country Club (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Uncle Donald's Farm (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of The Villages

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, The Villages is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lake Okahumpka Park (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Lake Griffin State Park (6.1 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Venetian Gardens (9.5 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Florida Horse Park (14.1 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Wooten Park (17.1 mi / 27.6 km)
  • Silver Springs State Park (20.9 mi / 33.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around The Villages

The nearest airport is in Leesburg, FL (LEE-Leesburg Intl.), located 12 mi (19.4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Ocala, FL (OCF-Ocala Intl.), which is 23.3 mi (37.5 km) away.

Where to stay near The Villages?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 664 holiday rentals near The Villages. From 165 Villas to 458 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near The Villages for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to The Villages?

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 The Villages:

  • Dunedin: 60 holiday homes
  • Belle Aire: 43 holiday homes
  • Pennecamp: 56 holiday homes
  • Hillsborough: 84 holiday homes
  • Fernandina: 91 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 The Villages?

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

  • Glenview Champions Country Club: 726 holiday rentals
  • Nancy Lopez Legacy Golf & Country Club: 724 holiday rentals
  • The Villages Market Square: 730 holiday rentals
  • Del Webb Spruce Creek Golf & Country Club: 711 holiday rentals
  • Florida International Teaching Zoo: 483 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around The Villages 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 Villas in The Villages?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 165 Villas in The Villages. Our other popular types of The Villages holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 458 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 6 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 20 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 The Villages?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 492 holiday homes with pool available in The Villages. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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