Top 8 Vrbos in Punta Gorda, Florida - Updated 2024

Seema
Seema 
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Surrounded by the charming Charlotte Harbor, Punta Gorda is a small waterfront community in Charlotte County, Florida, that offers a relaxed lifestyle amidst nature. Here you can heal your body and soul with outdoor activities such as deep-sea fishing, paddle boarding, cruising, and kayaking. For a more relaxed hobby, opt for bird watching or golfing. This city is a boater’s haven with beautiful waterfront parks, full-service marinas, waterfront neighborhoods, canal lots, and boat launches. There are scenic trails throughout the city and plenty of cultural experiences here as well. Punta Gorda is a beautifully restored historic district that offers an enriching holiday experience. To make your travel planning easier, we have put together a list of the top Vrbos in Punta Gorda, Florida!

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on June 26, 2024.

1. Delightful vacation rental with salt water pool and lanai (from USD 198)

This modern and recently renovated holiday home is located close to Fisherman’s Village. With three bedrooms and two bathrooms, there’s space for large families and groups with up to eight people. The living spaces feature floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors providing a full view of the outdoors. The master bedroom provides ample privacy and direct access to a pool and waterfront. Here you will have access to plenty of premium amenities and benefits, at your fingertips.

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Punta Gorda, Florida, United States
1.15 km (0.8 mi) from Gilchrist Park
PRIVATE VACATION HOME 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we also enjoyed the pool/air hockey table on evenings and rainy days
it is very spacious and bright with beautiful views from every room
beds & pillows comfortable linens high quality
Host:
troy is a very responsive host
the host troy was great to work with very helpful and easy to communicate with
guidebook to house & area from owners very helpful
the owners done a great job at providing household supplies recreational equipment and even personal hygiene supplies
communication from owners pleasant & prompt
Location:
the location is great
it was in a great location and could walk to fisherman’s for shopping a restaurants
the owner is fabulous very responsive the location is within walking distance to fisherman's village
this was a perfect place to stay and relax or go shopping and dining
very well maintained plenty of activities great location
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2. Beautifully furnished waterfront retreat ideal for a family (from USD 187)

This is a clean, kid-friendly house with three bedrooms, two bathrooms, a modern well-equipped kitchen, deck with outdoor furniture and a garden. Along with all the basic amenities, this holiday home offers special touches that are sure to delight you - a heated pool, kayaks with life jackets, a Ping Pong table, and much more. It is a perfect place to enjoy waterfront views of boat waterway scenes and a spot of fishing.

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2.5 km (1.6 mi) from Gilchrist Park
33 reviews   Wifi Available
House 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the pool was great and fishing off the rear dock was an unplanned bonus
Cleanliness:
very clean comfortable and totally enjoyable home
pros: the house have 3 beds rooms clean bedroom everything furnished are new clean and neat roomy for family
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3. Romantic house designed for a peaceful canal living (from USD 275)

Does the thought of sitting back in comfy Adirondack chairs and watching boaters cruise by or the occasional dolphin appeal to you? This charming home is perfect for people who like to experience the laid back life of Punta Gorda. This house easily accommodates six people with a split floor plan offering good privacy as well. The hosts have stocked the house with many thoughtful amenities such as a washer and dryer, beach towels, blow dryers, fishing rods and tackle, bikes, beach chairs, and much much more. You’ll have everything you may need for a truly relaxing holiday.

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Punta Gorda, Florida, United States
2.31 km (1.5 mi) from Gilchrist Park
PRIVATE VACATION HOME 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the view of the pool and canal is gorgeous
we had a great time especially in the pool with the lanai
- our third year and we feel very comfortable here
Cleanliness:
super clean and comfortable
property was clean and as described
the house was well maintained and clean
it was spotlessly clean and well stocked with absolutely everything you may need for a relaxing stay
the home was spacious clean well equipped and had a beautiful heated pool kept at 85 degrees
Host:
the owners quickly replied to any questions and were very helpful
wanda was helpful quick to respond and accommodating
Location:
what a great property right on the canal and very close to everything
the neighborhood is perfectly located near the bustle of nearby shops restaurants etc but still quiet and peaceful
everything we need is supplied and the location is perfect
my wife and i like to walk to downtown
wish we could have stayed longer as we would have loved to walk the area
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4. Newly renovated mansion with heated saltwater pool (from USD 164)

Staying in this holiday home is exactly like visiting folks back home - you’ll find the three-bedroom house furnished with everything needed for a comfy stay. Soak in the luxurious heated saltwater pool. Pick lemons from the tree in the garden. Lounge in the airy, open floor plan living space with kitchen - and as a bonus, you get to enjoy the water view while indoors! There’s also a gorgeous lanai, wireless internet, ice maker, washer and dryer, and much more!

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3.49 km (2.2 mi) from Gilchrist Park
38 reviews   Wifi Available
House 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i enjoyed having my morning coffee on the lanai overlooking the beautiful pool and canal
the beds were very comfortable and the kitchen was well stocked
Cleanliness:
very clean and comfortable house
it was clean and everything worked
it was definitely worth it house was clean and very comfortable for my family
Host:
the owners were very responsive and accommodating
chelsea was very responsive even prior to our arrival
Location:
the home was located in a desirable location close to everything
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5. Stunning waterfront haven for large groups (from USD 236)

This sprawling three-bedroom home is utterly luxurious and ideal for families and large groups. Villa Rum Cay boasts of a cul-de-sac location on Punta Gorda Isles - Port Charlotte Harbour’s exclusive boating community. Having a private dock allows you to fish, swim, hire boats and enjoy the fantastic overwater sunsets. The amenities include a large heated pool with a pool bar, patio furniture, wireless internet, a gas barbecue, child’s highchair, and many other comforts. Well maintained and convenient, this is a popular stay among visitors.

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Punta Gorda, FL, US
1.41 km (0.9 mi) from Gilchrist Park
House 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

6. Cozy stay in the historic area of Punta Gorda (from USD 85)

Within walking distance of local attractions, parks, restaurants, and the Fishermen’s Village, this property is perfect for a solo traveler or a young couple. The bedroom is beautifully decorated with a plush queen bed and ample storage space. There’s a cute porch area surrounded by coconut palms, where you can enjoy your morning coffee or a quiet reading session. The modern kitchen with island dining is just what you need to whip up and enjoy small meals. And, if you like to stay connected there’s high-speed internet and cable as well.

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397 meters (0.3 ft) from Gilchrist Park
44 reviews   Wifi Available
bungalow 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3
Minimum Nights: 7
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the house also contained everything we needed - kitchen supplies nice washer/dryer iron and other items
Cleanliness:
it was so clean and welcoming
living space was clean and tidy
extremely clean well appointed full kitchen
the property is clean and well stocked
the duplex was very clean and stocked with everything you would need
Host:
the owners have taken very good care of this little jewel
mike is very responsive to any questions or issues
the owners were great to work with
check-in was easy and owners were very friendly
kathi was incredible responsive friendly and professional
Location:
location is convenient within comfortable walking distance of riverfront downtown and fisherman's village
this is a great location on a nice/safe street you can walk down town or by the river
this is a great place in a great location
we were easily able to walk to restaurants and the water through scenic neighborhoods
the property is in a great location for walking to the harbor and restaurants in downtown
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7. Pup-friendly, ultra modern home (from USD 250)

Traveling with an energetic pup? No worries, this holiday home is just what you are looking for. With a shaded fenced-in outdoor area, you’ll always be sure your pup has plenty of open space to play in. And, there is a dog park, called Hounds on Henry Street, just around the corner. The house offers many other conveniences such as a new kitchen, three bedrooms, a spacious lanai, and a huge family pool. It is very close to everything you need and all the attractions of Punta Gorda. You don’t have to think twice before renting this property!

Stayed at this property?
Punta Gorda, Florida, United States
1.16 km (0.8 mi) from Gilchrist Park
PRIVATE VACATION HOME 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
this home is clean organized and well equipped
very clean had all the essentials and the huge pool was the perfect ending to our hot days
Host:
it was comfortable and inviting very apparent that the owners furnished it to make it feel like home
would certainly rent from the owners again
it’s location is perfect and christine the owner was very attentive to questions
Location:
great location near fisherman's village and local restaurants and activities
the central location of the home was just outstanding
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8. Waterfront accommodation with a private dock (from USD 112)

This beautiful two-bedroom waterfront home is awaiting you and your family! Enjoy the bright and open layout with a fully equipped kitchen, pristine living space, and an elegant canal-facing living room. You’ll find yourself spending most of your time at the private covered dock patio where you can watch boats go by. You can also bring all your favorite water toys as the house offers a boat lift and a private dock.

Stayed at this property?

3.83 km (2.4 mi) from Gilchrist Park
23 reviews  
House 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
Cleanliness:
the house was nicely decorated and very spacious
Host:
we couldn’t have asked for a better host than tom
neighbor’s were very nice and helpful
Location:
great house super location would highly recommed
great location close to beaches shopping sightseeing and groceries
neighborhood is quiet very close to 41 and the neighbors on either side friendly
we found many seafood restaurants cool shops went to beach
we really enjoyed our vacation at this lovely quiet home
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Memorable holiday in 'Sportsman's Paradise'

Punta Gorda is also known as ‘Sportsmans Paradise’ for the gorgeous kayak paddling trails, pedestrian- and bicycle-friendly pathways, and watersports. With so many great stays available here, you can enjoy the charms of small-town America along with all the comforts of a modern home.

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
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