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Life is lived by and on the water in Port Charlotte, a city of nearly 55,000 people on Central Florida's sun-splashed Gulf Coast. It's a place where rivers meet estuaries, harbors find the Gulf of Mexico, and our Port Charlotte vacation rentals await to welcome anglers, beach-goers, and sports enthusiasts.

Where is Port Charlotte, FL?

Port Charlotte sits on the northern shores of the Charlotte Harbor Estuary, roughly halfway between Sarasota (48 miles northwest) and Fort Myers' renowned golf courses and beaches (28 miles southeast). Here at the meeting point of the Myakka River, the Peace River, and Charlotte Harbor, you'll travel with ease to and from Southwest Florida International Airport 47 miles southeast.

Things to Do in Port Charlotte, FL

Whether you're a boating enthusiast, a sports lover, or a snowbird fleeing a harsh winter climate, you'll find plenty of entertainment near our Port Charlotte vacation homes.

Find your bearings as you kayak and cruise more than 165 miles of waterways, or head out into the open Gulf of Mexico for a day-long fishing excursion. Enjoy the swimming pool and sports courts at Port Charlotte Beach Park, search for seashells and shark teeth on the white sand of Englewood Beach and Stump Pass Beach State Park, or spend an afternoon hiking and observing the local wildlife in Tippecanoe Environmental Park.

Time your visit for February or March to catch a few games at the state-of-the-art Charlotte Sports Park, the spring training home of the Tampa Bay Rays. You'll also have your pick of seven nearby golf courses, where you can practice your drive and chip shot all year long.

Experience a taste of the Florida lifestyle that you'll always remember - reserve your stay at one of our Port Charlotte vacation rentals today!

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