Destination guide

Friendly Fruitville will entice you

The wildlife and beaches create a pretty picture of Fruitville. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the bird watching, restaurants and shopping. Venice Beach and Marie Selby Botanical Gardens 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.


Activities and attractions in Fruitville

Do you want to discover attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Fruitville a fun place to get away to. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mote Marine Aquarium (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Pop's Golf Range and Batting Center (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Bobby Jones Golf Complex (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Big Cat Habitat and Gulf Coast Sanctuary (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Evie's Golf Center (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Tatum Ridge Golf Links (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)

Seasonal weather in Fruitville

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, August, July, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 33°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Fruitville

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Fruitville is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Venice Beach (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
  • Marie Selby Botanical Gardens (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Sarasota Jungle Gardens (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Siesta Key Public Beach (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Celery Fields (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Nathan Benderson Park (1.8 mi / 3 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Fruitville

Fly into Sarasota, FL (SRQ-Sarasota-Bradenton Intl.), the closest airport, located 6.8 mi (10.9 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into St. Petersburg, FL (SPG-Albert Whitted), which is 31.6 mi (50.9 km) away.

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

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 Fruitville:

  • Pinecraft: 24 holiday homes
  • Longbeach Village: 89 holiday homes
  • San Remo: 26 holiday homes
  • Bunker Oaks: 21 holiday homes
  • Palmer Ranch: 329 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 Fruitville?

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

  • Nathan Benderson Park: 6,697 holiday rentals
  • Fish Hole Adventure Golf: 7,832 holiday rentals
  • St. Armands Circle: 7,602 holiday rentals
  • Islandside Golf Course at Longboat Key Club: 7,461 holiday rentals
  • Asolo Theatre for the Performing Arts: 7,300 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Fruitville 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 Fruitville?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,051 Houses in Fruitville. Our other popular types of Fruitville holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 2,234 holiday houses
  • Villas: 290 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 116 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 Fruitville?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2,969 holiday homes with pool available in Fruitville. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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