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Florida is a top spot in the U.S. for big group gatherings and family reunions because of the amazing beach potential, family-friendly activities, and predictably pleasant weather. Yet organizing accommodations for a large group can be a challenge even here because of the high costs and availability of hotel rooms all in one place. That’s why many people look to Airbnb and Vrbo to book these large vacation rentals that sleep 30 or more people in Florida.
Here are our top picks for large vacation rentals in the Sunshine State.
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Up to 32 people can stay at this Kissimmee mansion that has 15 bedrooms, 18 beds, and 15 bathrooms. It’s located at the Sonoma Luxury Resort and gives guests access to many resort amenities, such as a pool, hot tub, waterslide, poolside cabanas, fitness center, sports courts, kids’ play area, and walking/jogging trail. When you stay here, you’ll also be just minutes from Disney and the golf courses. Other perks are the game room, movie room, free parking, and BBQ. Pets up to 50 pounds are welcome here for a $50 fee per pet. A highchair and travel crib are available to rent for little ones.
Another Kissimmee home that sleeps 30 people is this Airbnb rental that has 15 bedrooms, 20 beds, and 15 bathrooms. It is in the gated Sonoma Resort community and 10 minutes from the Disney parks. Each bedroom has its own bathroom, TV, minibar, and safe. There is a pool with a paid heating option and spa to relax, as well as free Wi-Fi and a BBQ.
Located at the Veranda Palms Resort and 20 minutes from Disney World, you’ll find this huge vacation rental that sleeps up to 40 people. It has 14 bedrooms, 20 beds, and 14.5 bathrooms. Unique features of the home are the kids’ rooms with bunk beds, two refrigerators, two washers and dryers, a 200-inch projector TV screen, and a private two-lane bowling alley. There are additional fees to heat the pool and use the outdoor BBQ grill.
Here’s a beautiful home for a large gathering that is around 8,336 square feet in size and sleeps up to 35 people. It has 11 bedrooms, 24 beds, 10 full bathrooms, and two half bathrooms. This is a beachfront chateau with a game room, theater room, kitchens, private beach boardwalk, and outdoor pool. There are four floors to this house, with an elevator to reach each level. The top-level has games and balconies to enjoy above the other accommodations down below.
The Ballard Estate is an 8,000-square-foot home for rent that has 11 bedrooms and 10 bathrooms. It sleeps up to 36 people and is designed for large groups. With this rental, you’ll be in a century-old riverfront home and have access to private docks, kayaks, and a garden gazebo. The host provides guests with basic household supplies, propane grills, beach chairs, coolers, and board games. There are three full-size washers and dryers, smart TVs, full kitchens, kitchen essentials, bath and beach towels, and bedding provided by the host as well. This home is on the eastern coast of Florida and near Melbourne and Palm Bay.
Groups of up to 36 people can stay in this 14-bedroom, 11-bathroom home in the Solterra Resort and be just 15 to 20 minutes from Disney World. Features of the home are a two-lane bowling alley, a 200-inch projector TV screen, two refrigerators, and two washer and dryer sets. This villa is great for large families with children, weddings, anniversaries, family reunions, sports groups, and corporate retreats. Games to play in the home include air hockey, billiards, basketball, and more. All of the bedrooms have smart TVs and carpets. There’s also a pool, spa, and BBQ grill, but you should know that there are extra fees to heat the pool and use the grill.
With 6,300 square feet of space, this large vacation rental property has 15 bedrooms, 19 beds, and 13 bathrooms. It has room for up to 30 guests and is just minutes from the Orlando theme parks. This luxury home is at the Solterra Resort, so guests can also use the resort pool, hot tub, fitness room, lazy river, sports courts, and playground. The vacation home has an open floor plan that is designed with families in mind. There are themed bedrooms, two full-size refrigerators, a laundry room, a game room, a movie theater, and free Wi-Fi. Kids of all ages and even adults love playing games here. One dog weighing less than 20 pounds can join your group at this rental house.
30 people can sleep comfortably at this mansion at the Bella Vida Resort and have 12 bedrooms, 18 beds, and 11 bathrooms to themselves. The resort has two large swimming pools, a movie theater, fitness center, playground, and game room. The rental home has been newly furnished and has great appliances, laundry facilities, comfortable beds, and TVs in each bedroom. This is a child-friendly rental property, and you can bring your pets that weigh up to 50 pounds for a $50 fee per pet.
Available for rent on Airbnb, this 15-bedroom mansion has 21 beds and 15.5 baths for your large group. It is equipped with a game room, an amazing pool, Wi-Fi, a full kitchen, and smart TVs in every bedroom. You’ll be in a gated community and have access to a clubhouse, fitness center, and walking/jogging trail too. It’s an ideal spot for big families and corporate event groups. From here, you can walk to Walmart and Target, while Shingle Creek Park is right behind the property and a nice place to go hiking and kayaking.
In a 4,700-square-foot space with 11 bedrooms, 16 beds, and 9.5 baths, this vacation home is available on Vrbo. It sleeps up to 30 people and is 12 miles from Disney World and Universal Studios. The home is in the Solterra Resort and comes with Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs, modern appliances, towels, and a patio with outdoor furniture. You’ll be in a gated resort community and get to use the resort’s children’s pool, lazy river, sports fields, and clubhouse. The home has its own private pool, spa, pool table, and wet bar too. The home is a 30-minute drive from the Orlando Airport.
When you and your large group want to spend some time in Key West, consider this Vrbo vacation rental opportunity. It is a group of six separate Key West homes that can collectively sleep up to 36 guests. Unlike the other options listed here, this rental gives you more privacy and separation between families in your group while still being conveniently located together. You’ll be in a quiet residential neighborhood and enjoy a private pool, hot tub, grill station, and street parking on Vernon and Alberta streets. Dogs are welcome in the homes when you pay an extra fee.
You can accommodate a group of 30 people in this eight-bedroom, 8.5-bathroom home when you’re planning a trip to Destin. The home comes with a huge gourmet kitchen, two dining tables with seating for at least 20 people, a game room, lanai with fireplace, and a large grill. It also has a huge pool that overlooks a lake, tanning shelf, and 12-person hot tub. Head up to the rooftop deck for awesome views of the beach. It’s nice to be right across from the beach when you’re planning a special outing with a bunch of your favorite people.
To get outdoors and active with your group, consider this Vrbo rental property that sleeps 30 people. The 5,000-square-foot house has 10 bedrooms, 35 beds, and six full bathrooms. Most groups staying here are between 10 and 15 people, but there is a separate house on a contiguous lot that can sleep 10 to 15 more people there. It’s fun to enjoy lots of water sports when you stay on the property, but review the Vrbo listing because there are a lot of rules to follow.
Around 33 people can stay at this vacation rental home that has 13 bedrooms, 22 beds, and 12.5 baths. It works well for groups of all kinds and can even seat over 25 people in the kitchen area. The home has a pool with heat included in the cost, a hot tub, free Wi-Fi, TVs in every bedroom, a game room, and a theater room. You’ll be just five miles from Disney when you stay at this Reunion Resort luxury gated golf community. The balcony of the home looks out over the beautiful golf course.