Charity De Souza is a Florida native and travel enthusiast. Traveling to over 50 countries abroad and residing in 6, she has a passion for exploring new cultures. While Central Florida is where she calls home, her favorite travel memories include skydiving in Switzerland and watching the sunset in Morocco.
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Florida is known for its white sandy beaches, which offer year-round sunshine and family-friendly fun in the sun. What better way to experience the Sunshine State’s beautiful coast than by staying at a beachfront Airbnb? Just picture it, your front door is just steps from a beautiful stretch of beach where you can dig your toes in the soft sands. So close that you can practically reach out and touch the water, these stunning beachfront Airbnbs in Florida are the best of the best.
Located in St. Augustine, this adorably charming pink-hued Airbnb has got everything you need for a memorable beach getaway and qualifies as one the coolest Airbnbs in Florida. Accommodating up to 13 guests in its four-bedroom layout, the three-story A-frame home is bright and cheery with a beautiful interior and private beach access. Soak up the sunshine on the deck, sit around the fire pit, or head to the beach for a beachside stroll. Best of all, you’re only 5-10 minutes from the downtown St. Augustine area and its famous historic attractions.
A popular Florida Airbnb for family vacations, this gorgeous condo in Destin offers postcard-worthy views of the coastline. The two-bedroom space can fit up to six guests comfortably and is just steps from the beach. Staying here means you’ll have access to resort-like amenities, including a lagoon pool, oceanfront pool, gas grills, and tiki bar, but you’ll only have to walk down a short pathway to reach the private sandy beach. Inside the condo, you’ll find a recently renovated kitchen, flat-screen TVs, coastal decor, and of course, beautiful ocean views from the 6th floor.
One of the best vacation rentals in Florida, it’s hard to resist the charm of this adorable beachfront A-frame in Ponte Vedra Beach, which can accommodate the whole gang and up to 13 guests. The chic 1970s home features funky decor and modern touches throughout, including a large kitchen and living area, while the outdoor deck is a private spot to enjoy the view. It’s the beach access you’re here for, and the hosts have stocked the house with plenty of beach necessities so you don’t have to bring your own. Adventurous travelers can enjoy kayaking, paddle boarding, or fishing on the river, while downtown St. Augustine is just 15 minutes away.
You can escape the stressors of everyday life at this luxurious beachfront townhouse in Indialantic. It’s the perfect place to get away from it all, offering a spacious outdoor area with sun loungers, a dining area, and an umbrella that offers epic views overlooking the beach. It even boasts a hot tub overlooking the ocean. In addition to luxury linens, three flat-screen TVs, and a gas grill, the property has a convenient location within walking distance to restaurants, bike rentals, bars, surf shops, and boutiques.
It’s hard to resist the charm of this adorable beachfront A-frame in Ponte Vedra Beach, which can accommodate the whole gang and up to 13 guests. The chic 1970s home features funky decor and modern touches throughout, including a large kitchen and living area, while the outdoor deck is a private spot to enjoy the view. It’s the beach access you’re here for, and the hosts have stocked the house with plenty of beach necessities so you don’t have to bring your own. Adventurous travelers can enjoy kayaking, paddle boarding, or fishing on the river, while downtown St. Augustine is just 15 minutes away.
Pet lovers can head to Long Key to enjoy this oceanfront duplex. It’s a true beach bungalow with your own slice of paradise, where you can enjoy a private shoreline and a dock. It is comprised of two separate homes that can be rented together or individually and is set at Long Key Fishing Camp, a renowned destination for fishing. Inside the rentals have beach decor, well-equipped kitchens, and an outdoor deck with a dining table for enjoying the views.
Dubbed “The Dune House”, this St. Augustine rental is a two-bedroom A-frame beauty right on the beach. Nestled on the dunes of Vilano Beach, it overlooks the ocean and includes expansive views from every corner of the home. On the ground level, there’s an open kitchen, dining, and living area, while it is less than a mile away from the town center with its restaurants and shops.
Perfect for families or larger groups, this three-bedroom Vrbo beachfront home sleeps up to eight guests. It offers 8 miles of deserted Gulf front beaches surrounded by 5,000 acres of Bald Point State Park, where swimming, fishing, shelling and dolphin watching are popular. With 90 feet of private beach, the home features a wrap-around deck with dramatic ocean views, a large living room and a fully equipped kitchen (although nearby seafood restaurants are highly recommended).
Head to the “Sea Shell Capital of the World” and stay in this beachfront condo. The Sanibel stay includes a two-bedroom layout with direct gulf-front views. Step out onto the balcony and enjoy the views, cook meals in the modern kitchen, relax in the large living room, then head outside to explore the beach area. You can walk to the shell-lined beach for some hidden treasures or relax on the top deck and catch a colorful sunset.
You’ve got everything you need in this Alligator Point beach rental for a memorable vacation getaway. The three-bedroom private beachfront home has full ocean views and direct deck access from the living room, dining area, and kitchen. The wrap-around deck overlooks the ocean and includes a dining table and BBQ grill, while your stay here also includes the use of bikes, paddleboards, kayaks, bodyboards, and swim noodles.
This adorable Ponte Vedra Beach rental is simply luxurious, offering the perfect mix of beachfront charm and modern amenities. The 1940s cottage has gone through extensive renovations, with its outdoor entertaining spaces and lavish interior finishing some of the biggest perks. It’s the perfect beach retreat for couples and families alike, as the two-bedroom space has a large open kitchen with a deck that steps out onto the beach as well as an outdoor dining area, hammock, and fire pit.
You cannot get any closer to Clearwater Beach than at this inviting three-bedroom house. Accommodating up to six guests, it features a large outdoor porch that gives you an expanded view of the beautiful beach and Gulf of Mexico. The outdoor area is a cozy place to unwind while taking in the views with plenty of seating and a dining table available, while inside is just as cozy with a spacious living room and stylish bedrooms to choose from.
The closest house to the Atlantic Ocean on Amelia Island, this three-bedroom rental is just steps from the shore. The interior of the home is professionally decorated to match the beach charm of the area, while a modern kitchen, cozy living spaces, and outdoor deck will have you in vacation mode in no time. Beach amenities include chairs, an umbrella, and a chest full of beach toys, while the lower deck features a hammock and Adirondack chairs for hanging out.
Head to the gorgeous area of Treasure Island and stay at this modern condo, which offers gorgeous sunsets from its private balcony. With easy access to the beach and a shared pool, this stylish space features high-end furnishings, a fully-equipped kitchen, and 180-degree unobstructed views from its private balcony. The hosts have got you covered for a beach day, providing complimentary beach chairs, towels, umbrellas, and boogie boards.
Ami Skyview is in a league of its own when it comes to beachfront vacation rentals in Florida. It’s not common to stay directly on the sand with an outdoor terrace so close to the water that you can both hear and touch the waves. Add the availability of kayaks, paddle boards, and bicycles for free – and it’s a superb choice for your next beach outing. The house has a strong Old Florida character, comes with 3 bedrooms, and can accommodate up to 9 guests. You can expect breathtaking Tampa Bay views at any moment of your stay. Also, guests reported seeing dolphins straight from the terrace so there will be some wildlife magic too. The rule is simple here. If you see that Ami Skyview is free for the dates you’re planning to come, don’t hesitate to book.
The charming coastal decor of this one-bedroom condo in Indian Rocks Beach looks like it was plucked out of a magazine. In addition to a furnished private balcony with ocean views, it boasts a gourmet kitchen, a large 55” flat-screen TV, and an electric fireplace. Guests also have access to a shared oceanfront pool. There are tons of things to see and do nearby, with shops and restaurants within walking distance and Clearwater Beach just six miles away.
Trendy and stylish, this oceanfront home is filled with luxury finishes and is decked out with high-tech touches. In addition to gorgeous ocean views, it features a large back deck overlooking the water and a state-of-the-art kitchen. Grill outside and play a game of bocce ball, or take a short stroll along the private sidewalk to the beach. We don’t blame you if you want to take a nap on the deck’s large outdoor couch overlooking the water.
This newly remodeled home in Vero Beach is a tranquil oasis east of A1A. Less than a one-minute walk from a dog-friendly private beach, the three-bedroom home features an outdoor dining table for six, an outdoor pergola, a fire pit, kids swing set, and gas grill. Accommodating up to eight guests, it also boasts a heated outdoor shower and music room with a guitar and piano, while beach chairs, sand toys, and boogie boards are complimentary. Coffee lovers will appreciate the Keurig, Nespresso VertuoLine, and coffee pot available.
One of the best beachfront vacation rentals in Florida, this Gulf Side cottage is located in Clearwater, which is one of the state’s top beach destinations. It caters to couples in its one-bedroom space and is just 30 steps from the famous stretch of white sandy beach. The large studio space has everything you need for a romantic retreat, including a large walk-in tiled shower, king-size bed, central heat, and air, and a modern kitchen. When you’re ready to explore, Clearwater’s top actives, restaurants, and shops are just a short walk away.
This ground-floor condo offers direct access to one of Florida’s prettiest beaches. Its stylish interior features high-end furnishing and professional decor, as well as a Master room with a king-size bed and walk-in shower. However, the biggest highlight of this inviting space its large sliding glass doors that lead directly to the white sand beach. Located in the heart of Seagrove Beach and 30A, it’s the perfect spot for family vacations or a romantic couples getaway.