Davenport Vacation Rentals Guide

Central FL, Orlando Area, Disney / Davenport

Davenport Vacation Rental Guide

Found in Central Florida, south-west of Orlando and east of Tampa, Davenport is the perfect vacation spot for theme-park goers looking for an action-packed getaway.

Davenport is a small town in Central Florida, with its claim to fame being its proximity to Walt Disney World, Orlando, and Tampa. Located only 10 miles from Walt Disney World, 30 miles from Orlando and 54 miles from Tampa. Davenport gives you the small-town experience at reasonable accommodation prices, whilst still providing access to the cities and theme parks. 

There are also plenty of things to do in Davenport itself, with the locals hosting many events and festivals throughout the year. With plenty of activities for children and adults alike, Davenport will quickly become your go-to place to relax after exploring a thrilling day at the amusement parks. With the pride of ownership, Davenport is home to many luxurious, yet affordable vacation rentals available for you to rent.

CITY

DAVENPORT

Davenport is located in Central Florida, with a population of around 5,500. The land-locked city is located within Central Florida, with the terrain being largely made up of flat-lands and gentle low hills. 

HIGHLIGHTS OF DAVENPORT

Sports:

  • Northeast Regional Park (tennis, racquetball, basketball and 6 multi-use fields) 
  • Highlands Reserve Golf Club
  • Champions Gate Golf Resort

For the Kids:

  • Walt Disney World and Associated Parks.
  • Universal Studios Orlando
  • Sea World Orlando
  • Fossil Funatics Fossil Hunting

Eating and Shopping:

  • Webbs Candy Factory
  • True Blue Winery
  • Posner Park Shopping Mall
  • Cinepolis Cinema

THINGS TO DO IN DAVENPORT, FLORIDA

  • Golfing
  • Other Sports: Northeast Regional Park
  • Food: Webbs Candy Factory, True Blue Winery, and more. 
  • Shopping: Posner Park Shopping Mall
  • Entertainment: Fossil Funatics, Walt Disney World, Universal Studios Orlando
  • Cinemas and Theatres: Cinepolis, Theaterworks

ANNUAL EVENTS

Why not try some of these events to create a unique and special trip?

Explore Beautiful Vacation Rentals in Davenport, Florida

Search, find and book your Davenport, Florida vacation rental on Florida Rental By Owners website. Exclusively for travelers wishing to communicate and book directly with the owner. There are no traveler fees for using Florida Rental By Owners website. Owners are verified for ownership. All transactions occur directly with the owner. Read reviews and guest experiences to ensure your vacation rental will meet your goals.  We have many homes to meet the demands of over a million travelers and you can find accommodations of every kind to suit many visitor types. Singles, couples, small and large families, reunions, sports groups, and business visitors. Bring Fido too, we have lots of pet-friendly homes to offer.

Statistics About Davenport, Florida

There are currently 94 properties available for rental in the Davenport Area. Of those 35 properties, 8 are condos. 16 rentals have a heated-pool, making it a great year-round destination. 27 listings offer long-term rental options, which is perfect for snowbirds looking to escape the winter months. Finally, pets are more than welcome at 19 rentals and 22 rentals have wheelchair accessibility, perfect for a getaway with the extended family. If you want to do more research, use the search filters on Florida Rental By Owners website to look for accommodations meeting your criteria. 

Vacation Rental Price information pertaining to Davenport, Florida

Currently, prices range from 85$ per night and 425$ during the low season which typically runs from the end of August to late November. January is also considered a low season month. You can expect to pay the highest rates during the high season which starts in March and runs through to the first or second week of April where you'll generally be paying around 500$ - $600 per night. The summer months, June and July are also considered peak times for Davenport, and thus rental prices will generally be higher during that period as well. 

Accommodation Types on Davenport, Florida

There is an abundance of vacation rental dwelling types, the majority ranging from condos to private homes: 

  • 39 rentals are listed as "house". Houses are the majority of rentals, with 41% being listed as such. 
  • 13 rentals are listed as "townhouses".
  • 8 rentals are listed as "condo" rentals.

Good Times to Visit Davenport

With the incredible weather patterns year-round, there isn't a bad month to visit Davenport. But, if you are visiting Davenport, then it's likely you wish to visit the theme parks. The best times to visit Davenport is during off-peak season, during January and September. Because it's not the school holidays, admission to the theme parks and the prices of food are generally cheaper. In addition, the parks are often less crowded and the weather, particularly in January, is milder. However, if you do go during off-peak times, some activities might be closed. E.g. The water-parks close in January. Going during the school holidays, in November-December and June-July guarantee more events will occur, but the temperature will be higher and the parks will be much busier. 

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Traveling to Davenport

Orlando International Airport - (MCO)

Orlando International Airport is 35 miles (56 kilometers) away from Davenport. The route will normally take around 45 minutes to complete. This airport is the second busiest in the state of Florida and services 39 airlines. Orlando International Airport is also the preferred option for European flights.

Tampa International Airport - (TPA)

Tampa International Airport is 71 miles (114 kilometers) away from Davenport. The route usually takes about an hour and 10 minutes. This airport is serviced by over 20 major airlines.

Traveling to Davenport by Car

For those driving in, consider driving from these closer states;

  • Jacksonville, FL - 174 miles

  • Charleston, SC - 413 miles

  • Atlanta, GA - 458 miles
  • Birmingham, AL - 562 miles

  • Nashville, TN - 706 miles

  • New Orleans, LA - 718 miles

  • Louisville, KY - 877 miles
  • Little Rock, AR - 945 miles

Transportation in Davenport

There is a limited amount of Public Transportation in and around Davenport. Uber and Taxis are available, but it is highly recommended that you either bring or rent your vehicle if you are staying in Davenport. If you plan to explore spots further outside the town, such as the Theme Parks, and Orlando itself, a vehicle is a must.

 

Davenport Monthly Average Weather Chart

Weather Statistics for Davenport Florida

Looking at our average weather climate chart above. July and August are the warmest months in Davenport, Florida with average maximum temperatures of 93°F highs. Cooler temperatures prevail in January, where minimum average temperatures at night average 47° lows. The wet season occurs in August and the driest season falls in April with only 4 days of rain on average. Most people travel to Davenport Florida for the affordable proximity to Orlando's and its activities.

 

Food and Drinks in Davenport, Florida.

While Davenport is a small town, it offers a great selection of places to eat, perfect for kids and adults alike. There are a couple of bars for the adults, but these are mostly bar and bistro establishments. Davenport offers a range of different cultures, such as Italian, Mexican, Spanish and Chinese. Some favorite restaurants include:

  • Ovation Bistro and Bar is a great Barbeque place and a good spot for some drinks.
  • Try La Fiesta Mexicana and El Cabrito Taqueria are the places to go if you want some Mexican food. 
  • The Get Smooth Smoothie Cafe is perfect for a healthy breakfast.
  • The True Blue Winery is the perfect place for an afternoon of wine tasting. 
  • For reliable favorites that kids are sure to love, try MIA Pizza, The Fish & Chip Shop or Diromio's Pizza and Grill.

FAQ's

What types of property can I rent in Davenport, Florida?

Florida Rental By Owners is full of a wide variety of vacation rentals in Davenport, Florida including condos, cottages, town-homes, duplexes, villas, holiday, and private homes. The FlaRBO property selection is filled with many properties in Davenport. We recommend selecting a property based on your needs such as proximity to beach areas, waterfront docks, parking, wheelchair accessible, nearby attractions, and whether or not the property is pet-friendly or boat-friendly.

Should I rent a Condo in Davenport?

Of course! Davenport accommodations include condos which often offer unique amenities and the perfect space rather than an Anna Maria Island cottage or large private home for example. House rentals are often great for family vacations, larger groups or those who prefer having an entire house and outdoor property to themselves. Davenport condo rentals are perfect for smaller families and couples. 

Can I rent a pet-friendly rental in Davenport?

Yes! We love our pets and we are sure you do too! FLARBO.com has many pet-friendly rentals in Davenport. You can use our search feature to narrow down our rental properties to just show those that are pet-friendly.

Is Davenport a good place for Snowbirds looking for a monthly vacation rental?

Yes, there are many homes and condos that rent monthly stays in Davenport that would be perfect for snowbirds and longer stay guests. You can also look at the surrounding areas of Davenport, such as Kissimmee and Orlando if you want to expand your search.

Will I pay any fees to book a property on Florida Rental By Owners?

Never! We never charge any fees to book a property on Florida Rental By Owners. And we never take a commission from an owner.  If you are looking for VRBO or Airbnb type rental or lodging accommodation why pay the extra fees? Use FLARBO.com! We put you in direct contact with the owner or manager of the property or cottage rental in Davenport so you always get the best price.

I am a Vacation Rental Property Owner Can I List My Home for Rent on Florida Rental By Owners?

Yes! We have a multitude of subscription levels to advertise your vacation rental for any budget. Our Book Direct, No Commission Fee Subscription Model suits the majority of short term owners. You can view the details located on our List Your Property page here.

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