Top 10 Vacation Rentals In Volusia County, Florida - Updated 2023


Stretching from the historic St. John’s River to the Atlantic Ocean, Volusia County is one of the most popular destinations in the United States for sun, sand, and surf. Locals dub the county as the “Fun Coast” - and indeed, with the ultra-popular Daytona Beach, Daytona International Speedway, Blue Spring State Park, and other attractions, it’s not easy to see why it’s hailed for fun and recreation. If you’re planning a trip to this side of the country, there are a lot of great places to stay for a memorable vacation. Check out our roundup of the top vacation rentals in Volusia County, Florida, and start planning your getaway by the sea.

1. Cozy secluded cabin in Lake Helen (from USD 99)

If you’re looking to escape the hustle and bustle, this tiny home is a charmer that is perfect. Located on a private 12-acre (4.9-hectare) property in the city of Lake Helen, the rental is in an ideal spot to enjoy the tranquility of nature. While the home is designed to be tiny and cozy, the open floor plan and large windows make the space feel much more expansive. Modern luxuries such as the electric fireplace, a Keurig coffee maker, and a sleek stovetop are included. Step outside to visit the pond and horse meadow that are part of the property, then say hello to the two horses, two mini-donkeys, chickens, peacocks, guineas, and a turkey.

Mira Bella South
Lake Helen, Florida, United States
279 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Tiny home 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed was super comfortable and the coffee was delicious
i would recommend this property especially if you’re a fan of tiny houses
it was a clean comfortable and very zen
it was also sparkling clean
so nice clean and private
very nice everything was spotlessly clean
this tiny house is super clean and the property is beautiful a great getaway
dana was an amazing host
wonderful stay gracious host
dara was a great host
dara was a wonderful host
great place friendly and helpful host
close to a lot of wonderful wilderness excursions
the place is so peaceful and the proximity to the city is great
if you are going to cassadaga the location is perfect less than a 10 minute drive
it was a nice place to just relax and get away from it all
the location is great the place is perfect the whole experience was wonderful
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2. Cheerful coastal studio at New Smyrna Beach (from USD 109)

Soak up the good vibes in this pretty studio condominium at New Smyrna Beach. While small, this vacation rental is beautifully appointed with plush furnishings, top-of-the-line kitchen appliances, and beach-inspired décor that’s easy on the eyes. With the ocean just a few minutes away on foot, this is the perfect home away from home for travelers who love being in the middle of all the action. Guests are even welcome to use the home’s stock of boogie boards, frisbee, beach chairs, and beach umbrellas. Need a quiet night by yourself to Netflix and chill? The studio is also equipped with a 55-inch Smart TV with access to streaming accounts.

Cheerful Tiny Home At the Beach
New Smyrna Beach, Florida, United States
201 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire condo 2 Beds 4 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

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Amenities & Room:
the wifi was great the tv was big also
the linens and pillows and beds were crisp and fresh smelling
super clean and comfortable
the place was clean stocked and homey
beautifully remodeled clean and arranged in a spacious manner
great location close to the beach
the perfect quiet little getaway location
such a cute spot in a great location very clean and has everything you need
it was such a nice place and an amazing trip
if you have kids be sure to walk over to the 27th ave
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3. Spacious private suite in Port Orange (from USD 75)

Whether you’re in town for business or leisure, this Port Orange rental is a wonderful hideaway. The spacious master suite offers complete privacy from the rest of the world, with its own living area, kitchenette, bathroom, and even an outdoor area for enjoying balmy summer days. Indulge in meals at the cozy breakfast nook, which is also a good workspace for anyone working remotely. Furnishings such as the ultra-comfy king-size bed and the jet tub add to the hotel-like experience of this vacation rental. Plus, the central location makes it a convenient option for travelers visiting Daytona International Speedway or New Smyrna Beach.

Spacious Guest Suite w/Jetted Tub 5 Miles to Beach
Port Orange, Florida, United States
191 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the suite is very classy modern with the most comfortable king bed cozy breakfast nook and full bathroom
sparkly clean and the bed was therapeutic
clean and modern hosts were great
excellent space and was spotless when we arrived sam was very communicative and friendly
our stay at sam’s was incredible thoughtful touches clean organized great bathroom the bed was so comfortable
sam’s place is super comfortable super clean with nice touches and amenities
they are also the perfect hosts
very clean quiet and a excellent host who makes your stay even more enjoyable
a great location and a very good deal
sam and chad’s guest suite is the perfect location for a beach getaway
close to some amazing food spots and the beach as well the value is unbeatable
this was a perfect place to stay for my husbands birthday get away
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4. Enchanting beach loft in New Smyrna Beach (from USD 95)

This charming loft is well-positioned right across the stunning beach. With two spacious bedrooms and en-suite bathrooms plus a loft, it has ample room for six guests. Bright and airy with vaulted ceilings, the fully furnished rental is a pleasant place to come home to after a fun day exploring the various Florida attractions. Since it is located inside an award-winning community in New Smyrna Beach, guests of the loft also gain access to the swimming pools, tennis courts, fitness center, walking trails, and more recreational opportunities.

Lexi's Beach Loft
New Smyrna Beach, Florida, United States
223 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire condo 5 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the kitchen was well equipped and all the furniture was comfortable
it is very comfortable and relaxing and has all the comforts of home
very comfortable beds linens and paper products
small details makes the stay comfortable
toiletries nice towels plenty of toilet paper/paper towels and coffee were provided
super clean and adorable
it was very clean and nicely decorated
it was very clean
it was so clean and spacious
big clean and well equipped
jack is a great host
jack was super responsive for any questions we had
jack is a great host
jack was very helpful with local restaurants and any questions we had
very comfortable and great host (jack) who is very helpful
the location is excellent
the location was great with beach access right across the street
great stay close walk to the beach
this condo is absolutely wonderful comfortable and close to the beach
great place great location beaches were awesome
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5. Oceanfront home in Ormond Beach with private beach access (from USD 242)

Ever dreamed of having the beach in your backyard? Live the dream at this beachfront guest house in the city of Ormond Beach, Florida. Many travelers will appreciate the privacy offered by this vacation rental that features a private entrance separate from the rest of the 3,000-square-foot (279-square-meter) property. The guest home also provides a full kitchen, living room, bedroom, bathroom, parking space, and even a coin laundry for guest convenience. It can house up to five guests. And with beach access from the backyard, beach lovers can play in the surf at any time!

Oceanfront Home in Ormond By The Sea
Ormond Beach, Florida, United States
96 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 1 Bed 5 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very comfortable and the amenities were great
the outdoor shower was awesome and the chairs and beach umbrella was perfect
it was very clean and cozy
the place is very clean and cozy
the house was extremely clean with everything you need
it was very clean and it had everything you needed
great place very clean with a responsive guest
justin was an amazing host
justin was a great host quick to answer any questions we had
the hosts were very responsive with any questions or concerns we had
he and his family were perfect hosts
justin and his wife are excellent hosts and will make you feel very welcome
a very comfortable and convenient location
the place was great beautiful location
enjoyed our stay wonderful location
great space and even better location
justin’s place was great the location couldn’t have been better
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6. Beachfront retreat with exceptional views (from USD 159)

Wake up to a gorgeous view of the ocean in this oceanfront condominium on New Smyrna’s no drive beach. With two bedrooms and two bathrooms, this vacation rental has room for six travelers. Feel right at home with modern amenities such as three flat-screen televisions with cable, free Wi-Fi, and a fully equipped kitchen to whip up delicious meals. Everything you need for a fun day at the beach is on hand, including beach chairs, beach towels, a boogie board, a skimboard, and other beachside gear. And if you’re not in the mood for a swim in the ocean? The Olympic-sized geothermal heated pool overlooking the beach is a wonderful alternative.

Amazing Direct Oceanfront Views on No Drive Bch. Desirable complex in NSBch.
96 reviews  Wifi Available
condo 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 7
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the king bed is comfortable the view is outstanding and ruthann is a caring owner
the king bed was very comfortable
the place was extremely comfortable
the pool was fantastic
condo was clean and well appointed
the condo was clean and well maintained
best view of ocean and nice quiet clean condo
the weather was beautiful and the beach was clean and not crowded
ruthann and david were so helpful trying to help when hurricane dorian disrupted my plans
we strongly recommend this condo if you’re looking for a great place to stay on the beach
truly a great place to stay
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7. Seaside condo in Daytona Beach (from USD 96)

Pastel hues, cozy furnishings, and touches of beach-inspired art combine to create a picture-perfect sanctuary in buzzy Daytona Beach. While this quaint home is small, a queen size wall bed transforms the living room into a second bedroom at night. Large windows grant guests sweeping views of the stunning ocean from the dining room and kitchen. Guests are also invited to explore the amenities of the resort, including an outdoor heated pool and hot tub overlooking the beach. Located within walking distance of the famous Daytona Beach Boardwalk, and a range of dining and shopping opportunities, this charming little escape is a fantastic rental for your next vacation in Daytona Beach, Florida.

118 reviews
condo 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 0
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
this unit has two great sleeping beds
loved the way the kitchen cabinets and drawers close on their own balcony was nice
condo was clean and well stocked
condo was clean and had everything we needed
over all clean and will stay again
the condo was clean the rooms were large and there was plenty of storage space
the property was clean with an ocean view
everyone kept their distance and the staff of the facility was very friendly
the location was great
with two kids it would have been nice to be in walking distance
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8. Family-friendly home with private oceanfront balcony (from USD 129)

Embark on a sun-soaked vacation in Daytona Beach and find a home in this beachside condominium that just steps away from the pristine shores of Daytona’s no drive beach. The spacious two-bedroom rental can house six to eight people, with a large living area, a well-appointed kitchen, cozy furniture, and unlimited streaming services for your entertainment. Free Wi-Fi is available, as well as free local and long-distance calls to the continental United States, Puerto Rico, Canada, and Mexico. Best of all, the entire family is invited, dogs included! From the large balcony, guests can take in the sweeping scenery of the dazzling beach as well as the swimming pool below.

Clean Safe Beach Fun with Amazing Direct Oceanfront Balcony Views - Dog Friendly
58 reviews  Wifi Available
condo 8 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 7
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the furnishings are comfortable & attractive
however the ad is misleading promoting a great pool which is unheated and unusable during winter months
awesome everything-location view pool beach and great condo
very clean i notice curtains on sliders need cleaned and base board cleaned or fresh paint
condo was very well kept and clean very spacious
the overall renting experience was phenomenal the condo was clean and updated
the condo was clean and had all kitchen items you would ever need to cook
very convenient and very clean
owners are awesome with being willing to answer any questions and help in any way
the view was incredible the owner was very kind organized and provided awesome customer service
delightful condo in a fab location
great condo location is perfect and condo lay out is very roomy
the sea fern condos are a perfect place to spend a restful week at daytona
the unit was perfect we loved being able to walk in from the parking level
this condo was perfect beautiful view of the beach dog friendly and a great location
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9. Private villa by the beach (from USD 135)

This classic and unfussy villa in the beachside Sea Woods community is the great ocean escape in the town of New Smyrna Beach. Step inside this fully furnished two-bedroom sanctuary featuring traditional furniture and tropical-inspired décor that will instantly make you feel at home. Hang out at the airy sunroom or enjoy al fresco meals on the back deck for the breezy Florida weather. Found on the first floor of the condominium complex just across the street from the beach, this is a convenient retreat for any traveler.

Updated, Private Villa by the Beach
95 reviews  Wifi Available
villa 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5
Minimum Nights: 5
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
cozy comfortable and clean a little difficult to find - tree and greenery hides front porch house #
easy access to beach and pools and just short drive to main part of town
problem solved the bedrooms were spacious and comfortable
the condo was clean and welcoming
property spacious and clean with all we needed
nice quiet neighborhood clean and spacious house
the villa was nicely furnished and very clean
but not far either communication with the owner was very simple and easy
great quiet and nice location
quiet and friendly neighborhood and not right in the center of things
great condo located about two blocks from the beach the walk is tree covered and shaded
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10. Homey beach cabin in Ormond-by-the-Sea

Enjoy strolls by the beach daily in the town of Ormond-by-the-Sea. A true home away from home, this rental offers two bedrooms for four guests and a well-appointed kitchen that makes cooking meals during vacation time a breeze. Equipped with every comfort a traveler needs, it even has a laundry area. Get up early to witness the breathtaking sunrise from the River Dock on the opposite end of the street. Also in the area is Beach Park that has showers, restrooms, and even a children’s playground.

Beach Side Private Home - Walk to Beach!
41 reviews  Wifi Available
House 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 4
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
very clean and comfortable
nice clean property enjoyed our stay
clean nice showers very cozy
very nice home very clean and has everything you need
perfect for us super cute clean and cozy
owner checked on us several times to make sure we did not need anything
the owner is very nice and great with communication
walk to the beach or intercoastal great location and close to everything
it’s location is in the perfect quiet little neighborhood
excellent location walk to the beach for sunrise very comfortable facility
this little cottage was close to everything and joyve was a great hostess
a delightful location for all the activities we wished to visit - st augustine daytona racetrack and cape canaveral
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Unforgettable beach getaway

For a fun-filled beach trip in Florida, Volusia County is unbeatable. Make your way to the sun-soaked county, whether you’re lounging by stunning shores, dolphin watching, spending hours exploring the boardwalk, or attending the famous Daytona 500. In these top vacation rentals in Volusia County, Florida, you’ll experience all the best that the region has to offer.

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A freelance writer from the Philippines, Celia Nachura is always in search of new people, food, adventure, and a good story.

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