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Vacation rentals in Lake County
If you’re looking for a pristine vacation destination in Florida, a visit to Lake County can be your perfect bet. The county is famous for its over 1,400 lakes, wetlands, lush greeneries, hills, and forests. Whether you prefer indoor or outdoor activities, Lake County has something for you. Before landing here, you can compare more than 250 vacation rentals to choose one that matches your needs. Look for a rental property in popular places such as Four Corners, Eustis, Groveland, and Lady Lake. And the good thing is, most rentals are near the best attractions, so you can walk a few yards or drive a few miles to access them.Vacation rentals for everyone
Lake County has a variety of vacation rentals designed to accommodate travelers with different needs. Whether you’re a solo traveler or wish to visit the county as a group, you’ll find a perfect rental with everything you need for a comfortable stay. Bring your family and find a child-friendly and pet-friendly rental. Luckily, most vacation rentals have fully-equipped kitchens, separate dining areas, fully-furnished bedrooms, and living rooms. In addition, you’ll enjoy amenities like a pool, Jacuzzi, balcony, lake view, internet, TV, yard, and air conditioning.
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The area and getting around
When you visit Lake County, you’ll have a long list of places to go and things to do. The county is between Orlando and Ocala cities in Florida. With many lakes spread across the county, you’ll explore over 202 square miles of water. Unlike other parts of Florida, Lake County has the highest elevations with natural features like hills and forests. Whether you want to explore its amphibious landscape or drive around the citrus groves and forests, you’ll have plenty of things to do. You can also explore various communities and towns where you’ll find unique structures that serve as residential areas, business centers, and historical sites.International cuisine and unique local activities
After exploring the natural landscape in Lake County, you can visit various towns and cities to experience the county from a different angle. You can hire a private car to visit the nearest towns and cities. Explore the cities for sightseeing or try activities such as shopping. There’re plenty of antique shops, stores, and markets to buy gifts and food items. Still, you can visit the nearest restaurants to have a taste of the county’s delicacies. Most restaurants in Lake County serve unique dishes to ensure everyone finds a favorite meal. In various restaurants, you’ll find American, European, Greek, Mediterranean, Indian, Cuban, German, Italian, and Mexican cuisine.
Travelers and activities
If you love exploring the architecture and history of a region when on vacation, Lake County will present you with plenty of historical sites to visit. You’ll find unique structures that serve as museums with unique exhibits to explore. For example, you can visit the President’s Hall of Fame, a replica of the White House and features figures of the presidents. Also, you can visit Paquette’s Historical Farmall Tractor Museum to view old tractors and enjoy test-driving. Other museums to explore include Clermont’s Historic Village, Modernism Museum, Leesburg Heritage Museum, and other historic buildings.Lake County for water sports lovers
With several lakes near your vacation rental, you will always find an exciting water activity to engage in. You can also drive to other lakes in the county, including the Harris Chain of Lakes in communities such as Mount Dora, Eustis, Tavares, and Leesburg. Explore the lake and try water sports such as paddle boarding, boating, fishing, and wakeboarding. Visit other lakes such as Alexander Springs for snorkeling, kayaking, and swimming. These lakes will also offer perfect sites for sightseeing and watching wildlife in their natural habitat.
Did you know that Elias Disney and Flora Call were married in Kismet, a town in Lake County, on 1st Jan 1888? The two were the parents of the international icon and philanthropist Walt Disney.
Top 5 travel tips for Lake County
Lake County has an ideal spot to enjoy cycling while exploring the communities around for cycling enthusiasts. Visit South Lake Trail in Clermont and cycle in the community and its hilly terrain. The trail offers cyclists a chance to catch the scenic views of Lake Minneola. You will follow South Lake Trail towards Lake Minneola Scenic Trail and connect to the West Orange Trail. Other notable sites to view include Winter Garden and hills along the trails.2. Venetian Gardens
Visit Leesburg and explore the beautiful Venetian Gardens located along the shores of the picturesque Lake Harris. The park is 64 acres and offers visitors a chance to try several outdoor activities. For example, you can try water activities such as boating or sightseeing on the landscaped islands and canals. Still, you can play games on the beaches such as sand volleyball and soccer. Bring your family during summer, explore the seven wooden bridges, and enjoy picnicking in different areas.3. Green Mountain Scenic Overlook and Trailhead
Are you looking for more outdoor activities in Lake County? Visit Green Mountain Scenic Overlook and Trailhead and enjoy hiking with family and friends. Here, you’ll enjoy the scenic views of Lake Apopka, picturesque terrain, and various plantations. The trail will take you to the north shore of the beautiful Lake Apopka to West Orange Trail. Ensure you take photos of the beautiful landscape and selfies with your loved ones.4. Swamp Buggy Tours
Would you like to go on a lake adventure to explore the aquatic life and lush plantation? Visit Showcase of Citrus and enjoy an eco-tour on a monster Truck with your family and friends. The tour will take you to a natural habitat for aquatic animals such as turtles, fish, and alligators. You can also see snakes, birds, and natural vegetation. Take photos of various animals and the extensive vegetation you’ll use as souvenirs.5. Lakeridge Winery & Vineyards
If you love wine-tasting tours, Lake County has several wineries and vineyards to explore and taste their unique products. for example, you can visit Lakeridge Winery & Vineyards with your lover or friends to sample their wines. The winery will also offer you a chance to discover their unique art of winemaking by taking you through audiovisual presentations. Sample their various wines and go on a guided tour to their vineyards. Ensure you buy wine for your lover or friends and attend events they host throughout the year.
FAQs: Vacation Rentals in Lake County
How much does it cost to book a vacation rental in Lake County?
Lake County is one of the cheapest destinations in the USA. The costs for a vacation rental here amount to around $231 per night.
What time of year offers, on average, the best vacation rental prices in Lake County?
Travelers who want to be budget-friendly should visit Lake County in September, October, or May, the cheapest months of the year, with average prices of $208, $212, and $212 per night, respectively, based on the previous year.
In which months is it more expensive to rent a vacation rental in Lake County?
Analyzing the data from last year, we found that costs per night for accommodation here are usually higher, on average, during the months of December ($264), March ($254), and February ($244).
Is Lake County a good location for a last-minute getaway?
It is recommended that you book your stay well in advance when visiting Lake County, as only 25% of our properties are usually available throughout the year.
What are the best months for a spontaneous getaway?
May, June and September are, in order of highest to lowest, the months offering the largest number of properties available, with an average availability of 62%, 54%, and 33%. However, even during these months, when rental availability is the highest, the average is only 49%. So we highly recommend you always book your vacation early Lake County.
When will it be harder to find an available vacation rental in Lake County?
Vacation rentals in Lake County reach their peak in demand in February, with an availability rate of 4%. The second most requested month is March, with 5%, and the third is January with 11%. During this period, the availability is very low (7%). It is therefore preferable to book far in advance.
How many rentals are there in Lake County?
Holidu has around 370 vacation rentals in Lake County, provided by 16 different partners.