Florida is a perfect place to get in touch with nature. From vast national parks, to beautiful beaches, and rare wildlife, Florida’s flora and fauna are stunning and unique. But we wouldn’t blame you if you were a little wary about camping in the middle of the woods with snakes, spiders, and Florida Man running around. Thankfully, the Sunshine State has no shortage of amazing rentals to check out while on your way from one adventure to the next. Whether your braving the Florida wilds or relaxing on the beach, here are some of our favorite Florida rentals.
The Geodesic Wildlife Sanctuary Dome
Price: $139 per night
Address: Lake Wales, FL
Why You Need To Go: Get up close and personal with Florida’s fauna at this super unique rental nestled inside a gated wildlife sanctuary. Found in Lake Wales, Florida, the dome feature all your camping essentials like AC, a kitchen, hot water, and even a movie screen and projector for movie nights.
Glamping with Alpacas
Price: $65 a night
Address: Lee, FL
Why You Need To Go: Never have you had such an adorable, or fluffy, rental experience than at this alpaca farm. The safari tent is luxurious with climate control and a 12” memory foam mattress. The bath house is a short walk away and includes a full-size shower, toilet, and sink. Then there’s the “Red Shed” which holds the refrigerator, microwave, toaster oven, and coffee maker, as well as pots, pans, and dishes for guest use, and a grill. You can interact with the alpacas in their gated paddock, and check out the sheep, goats, pigs, and chickens, too!
Westgate Rodeo Resort
Price: ~$157 per night
Address: 3200 River Ranch Boulevard River Ranch, FL
Why You Need To Go: Westgate knows how to offer a good time. They have several different glamping & stay accommodations (including suites), so whatever suits your needs you will be sure to find it here.
The Lido Tiny Home
Price: $85 per night
Address: Sarasota, FL
Why You Need To Go: The perfect romantic tiny home does exist, and it’s in Sarasota! Surrounded by vibrant trees and flowers, this cozy and affordable rental is great for date night, or date weekend. With a bedroom loft, Wi-Fi, and full kitchen and full bathroom, you may never want to leave. You can even take the two complimentary bikes for a spin around the area.
Flamingo Tiny Home
Price: $155 per night
Address: Matlacha, FL
Why You Need To Go: This tiny home is pure feel-good vibes with its vibrant colors, adorable interior, and of course, its mascot the flamingo. Nestled in the Matlacha Tiny Village, this space is a little slice of paradise full of cute tiny homes. Amenities include a kitchenette and full bathroom, and you can check out the local village BBQ grill, dock, and kayak launch.
Price: $175 per night
Address: Sanford, FL
Why You Need To Go: This 2 story “floating condo” is 60’ of luxury, with a 1 ½ bath, full kitchen, 2 beds plus a pull out sofa, and two beach cruisers you can take down to explore the historic town of Sanford. Wake up each morning to the sound of gentle waves lapping at the hull, and beautiful Lake Monroe stretching across the view. There’s plenty to do in the area, and then you can return to the quiet escape of your personal houseboat.