Orlando, a city in central Florida, is home to more than a dozen theme parks. Chief among its claims to fame is Walt Disney World, comprised of parks like the Magic Kingdom and Epcot, as well as water parks. Another major destination, Universal Orlando, offers Universal Studios and Islands of Adventure, with the Wizarding World of Harry Potter straddling both.
Located in southwest Orange County, approximately 12 miles from downtown Orlando, Windermere is surrounded by a system of canals that connect eleven lakes known as the Butler Chain of Lakes. The largest lake, Lake Butler, is a great place for water enthusiasts who like to wake surf, wake skate, to boat, fish and hang out on Bird Island where the locals gather. It is easy to see why the Florida legislature has named this chain of lakes as “Outstanding Florida Waters.”
Famous for the eleven Butler Chain of Lakes, golf courses, events and location.Windermere really has what families look for when choosing a good community to raise children including good schools, low crime and a high rate of homeownership of single-family properties.
Stroll down Plant Street in the Historic Downtown District and witness the renaissance of a vibrant community. Art studios and live theatre, bicycle stores and flower shops, and a wide range of restaurants flank the West Orange Trail.
Horizon West started less than three full decades ago in southwest Orange County, it consist of 30,000 acres located close to Walt Disney World Resort and close to the 429 Beltway, Horizon West today boasts more than 20,000 residents and you can see fireworks every night right from most of the homeowners backyard.
By at least some measures, Horizon West is one of the three fastest-growing master-planned communities nationwide. Also, just behind The Villages in Sumter County, it has the second-fastest growth in Florida.
Lake Nona is highlighted by USTA’sNew Home of American Tennis—the largest tennis facility in the world—diverse work spaces, recreational facilities, retail centers and entertainment venues encompassing the best Orlando has to offer with all the conveniences of a dynamic, vibrant community.
KNOWN FOR THE FAMOUS ARNOLD PALMER’S BAY HILL CLUB
The locals may spend their days entertaining visitors, but they have plenty of their own diversions. Beautiful chains of lakes dot the area, providing ample opportunities for fishing, boating, and nearly year-round swimming.