Best lakes in Orlando

Check out the top lakes in Orlando, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Lake Eola
1. Lake Eola
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140 local reviews
Lake Eola, Orlando
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Lou
Technically a park, but really this is an icon of Orlando, it can be crowded BUT the best time to visit is…
Rosy
Lake Eola Park is located in the heart of Downtown Orlando. The sidewalk that circles the lake is .9 miles in…
Kristina
Beautiful park right in the heart of Orlando. Flowers + Wildlife all around the lake including, swans, ducks,…
1. Lake Eola
1. Lake Eola
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140 local reviews
Lake Eola, Orlando
Lou
Lou
Technically a park, but really this is an icon of Orlando, it can be crowded BUT the best time to visit is without a doubt SUNDAY mornings…
Rosy
Rosy
Lake Eola Park is located in the heart of Downtown Orlando. The sidewalk that circles the lake is .9 miles in length, making it easy for…
Kristina
Kristina
Beautiful park right in the heart of Orlando. Flowers + Wildlife all around the lake including, swans, ducks, exotic birds, turtles etc..…
2. Scenic Boat Tour
2. Scenic Boat Tour
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66 local reviews
312 East Morse Boulevard, Winter Park
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
+1 407-644-4056
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Jon
This is my NUMBER ONE rec for Orlando visitors and when my friends and family comes into town. Combine your…
Alicia And Tim
The Winter Park boat tour isn't like your typical sight seeing. You get to tour historic Winter Park and…
Marylia & Utsav
The scenic boat tour in Winter Park is open every day of the year from 10-4. You can tour Winter Park's Chain…
2. Scenic Boat Tour
2. Scenic Boat Tour
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66 local reviews
312 East Morse Boulevard, Winter Park
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
+1 407-644-4056
Jon
Jon
This is my NUMBER ONE rec for Orlando visitors and when my friends and family comes into town. Combine your day having lunch and shopping…
Alicia And Tim
Alicia And Tim
The Winter Park boat tour isn't like your typical sight seeing. You get to tour historic Winter Park and chain of lakes from a boat. The…
Marylia & Utsav
Marylia & Utsav
The scenic boat tour in Winter Park is open every day of the year from 10-4. You can tour Winter Park's Chain of Lakes on a guided pontoon…
3. Lake Eola Park
3. Lake Eola Park
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80 local reviews
Lake Eola Park, Orlando
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Donovan & Emily
Lake Eola Park is located in the heart of Downtown Orlando. The sidewalk that circles the lake is .9 miles in…
Dyna
Lake Eola is the main lake of Central Florida. It is in the heart of Downtown Orlando. It has an amazing huge…
Ana
Lake Eola is a lovely urban park in the heart of downtown Orlando. Sunday has a great Farmer's Market and many…
3. Lake Eola Park
3. Lake Eola Park
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80 local reviews
Lake Eola Park, Orlando
Donovan & Emily
Donovan & Emily
Lake Eola Park is located in the heart of Downtown Orlando. The sidewalk that circles the lake is .9 miles in length, making it easy for…
Dyna
Dyna
Lake Eola is the main lake of Central Florida. It is in the heart of Downtown Orlando. It has an amazing huge colorful fountain. Music comes…
Ana
Ana
Lake Eola is a lovely urban park in the heart of downtown Orlando. Sunday has a great Farmer's Market and many restaurants and bars around…
4. Hillstone Winter Park
4. Hillstone Winter Park
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40 local reviews
215 S Orlando Ave, Winter Park
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 407-740-4005
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Megan
Go here if you want some real Orlando atmosphere. Located on a lake. Reliably good food. Sit outside if you…
Idaliz
The view of the lake at sunset is gorgeous, it has a dock you can chill on or rent for private events. They…
Jaycelle
Beautiful view of Lake Killarney. Food is always great! Highly recommend the Artichoke starter. Known for…
4. Hillstone Winter Park
4. Hillstone Winter Park
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40 local reviews
215 S Orlando Ave, Winter Park
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 407-740-4005
Megan
Megan
Go here if you want some real Orlando atmosphere. Located on a lake. Reliably good food. Sit outside if you can. Worth the wait for an…
Idaliz
Idaliz
The view of the lake at sunset is gorgeous, it has a dock you can chill on or rent for private events. They have a garden you can walk…
Jaycelle
Jaycelle
Beautiful view of Lake Killarney. Food is always great! Highly recommend the Artichoke starter. Known for their ribs. Make a reservation…
5. Lake Tohopekaliga
5. Lake Tohopekaliga
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24 local reviews
Lake Tohopekaliga
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All Vacation
If you like fishing, Toho lake Park is not far from home and it is in the East side of Kissimmee. You can take…
Bruna
Have a nice walk around and barbecue by the famous Kissimmee Lake Tohopekaliga where you can ride your bike,…
Christi
One of the best bass fishing lakes in the USA. Guided fishing tours are available at Lake Toho Marina.
5. Lake Tohopekaliga
5. Lake Tohopekaliga
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24 local reviews
Lake Tohopekaliga
All Vacation
All Vacation
If you like fishing, Toho lake Park is not far from home and it is in the East side of Kissimmee. You can take the boat out for a day of…
Bruna
Bruna
Have a nice walk around and barbecue by the famous Kissimmee Lake Tohopekaliga where you can ride your bike, see Florida most famous animal…
Christi
Christi
One of the best bass fishing lakes in the USA. Guided fishing tours are available at Lake Toho Marina.
6. Lake Eola Park
6. Lake Eola Park
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29 local reviews
512 E Washington St, Orlando
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+1 407-246-4484
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Yoma
Lake Eola Park is a 5 minute walk from my place, and it is located in the heart of Downtown Orlando. The…
Andrés
Lake Eola Park is located in the heart of Downtown Orlando. The sidewalk that circles the lake is .9 miles in…
Denver
The most authentic part of Orlando - downtown city center area - take a drive downtown Orlando and see the…
6. Lake Eola Park
6. Lake Eola Park
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29 local reviews
512 E Washington St, Orlando
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+1 407-246-4484
Yoma
Yoma
Lake Eola Park is a 5 minute walk from my place, and it is located in the heart of Downtown Orlando. The sidewalk that circles the lake is…
Andrés
Andrés
Lake Eola Park is located in the heart of Downtown Orlando. The sidewalk that circles the lake is .9 miles in length, making it easy for…
Denver
Denver
The most authentic part of Orlando - downtown city center area - take a drive downtown Orlando and see the fountain at night, ride a swan…
7. Lake Louisa State Park
7. Lake Louisa State Park
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37 local reviews
7305 US Highway 27, Clermont
Open · Closes 8:00 PM
+1 352-394-3969
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Arnie
This 4,500 acre park is noted for its beautiful lakes, rolling hills and scenic landscapes. Lake Louisa, the…
Hanna
There are a multitude of state parks to visit in Florida. A great way to find out more is to visit the…
John
Lake Louisa, the largest in the Clermont chain lakes, is designated as an Outstanding Florida Water Way. Lake…
7. Lake Louisa State Park
7. Lake Louisa State Park
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37 local reviews
7305 US Highway 27, Clermont
Open · Closes 8:00 PM
+1 352-394-3969
Arnie
Arnie
This 4,500 acre park is noted for its beautiful lakes, rolling hills and scenic landscapes. Lake Louisa, the largest in a chain of 13 lakes,…
Hanna
Hanna
There are a multitude of state parks to visit in Florida. A great way to find out more is to visit the following website: www.floridastatep…
John
John
Lake Louisa, the largest in the Clermont chain lakes, is designated as an Outstanding Florida Water Way. Lake Louisa, Hammond Lake and Dixie…
8. Celebration
8. Celebration
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104 local reviews
Celebration, Celebration
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Euan
Celebration originally started as a planned community built by Disney. This town is filled with amazing…
Jonathan
Celebration is a model town originally developed by Walt Disney. It has interesting buildings, a series of…
Jane & Paul
A great place to experience the old style Disney. Quirky shops, lovely restaurants but please don't sit…
8. Celebration
8. Celebration
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104 local reviews
Celebration, Celebration
Euan
Euan
Celebration originally started as a planned community built by Disney. This town is filled with amazing houses, purposefully designed with…
Jonathan
Jonathan
Celebration is a model town originally developed by Walt Disney. It has interesting buildings, a series of walking and bicycling trails…
Jane & Paul
Jane & Paul
A great place to experience the old style Disney. Quirky shops, lovely restaurants but please don't sit outside as you get pestered by the…
9. World of Beer
9. World of Beer
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21 local reviews
431 E Central Blvd, Orlando
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+1 407-270-5541
BarRestaurantFood
Adrianna / Chris
Gorgeous lake views of Lake Eola. Plenty of outdoor seating. Large bar with lots of TVs. This location also…
Cassie
The name says it all...World of Beer. Lots of craft choices and a full menu. Right on Lake Eola and great for…
Leo
Lots of crafts beer, outside seating by Lake Eola, good bar food! One of my favorites!
9. World of Beer
9. World of Beer
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21 local reviews
431 E Central Blvd, Orlando
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+1 407-270-5541
Adrianna / Chris
Adrianna / Chris
Gorgeous lake views of Lake Eola. Plenty of outdoor seating. Large bar with lots of TVs. This location also serves food. Easy three minute…
Cassie
Cassie
The name says it all...World of Beer. Lots of craft choices and a full menu. Right on Lake Eola and great for football game watching.
Leo
Leo
Lots of crafts beer, outside seating by Lake Eola, good bar food! One of my favorites!
10. Disney Springs
10. Disney Springs
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293 local reviews
Disney Springs, Lake Buena Vista
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Andrés
Disney Springs is an outdoor shopping, dining, and entertainment complex at the Walt Disney World Resort in…
Donna
Disneyland is about an hour and fifteen minutes away. We like to go over for an afternoon/evening of (mostly)…
Noel
Disneyland is about an hour and fifteen minutes away. We like to go over for an afternoon/evening of (mostly)…
10. Disney Springs
10. Disney Springs
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293 local reviews
Disney Springs, Lake Buena Vista
Andrés
Andrés
Disney Springs is an outdoor shopping, dining, and entertainment complex at the Walt Disney World Resort in Bay Lake, Florida, near Orlando…
Donna
Donna
Disneyland is about an hour and fifteen minutes away. We like to go over for an afternoon/evening of (mostly) free fun at Disney Springs -…
Noel
Noel
Disneyland is about an hour and fifteen minutes away. We like to go over for an afternoon/evening of (mostly) free fun at Disney Springs…
11. Mount Dora
11. Mount Dora
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44 local reviews
Mount Dora, Mount Dora
LocalityPolitical
Irish Mike
Mount Dora, Florida ​ 'Someplace Special' to Play, Shop, Dine, Stay... The City of Mount Dora truly is…
Ingrid
A special place to Play, Shop, Dine... The City of Mount Dora truly is 'Someplace Special,' a charming,…
Lindsay
Mt Dora is amazing! It is located on Lake Dora in Florida. Beautiful town about 40 minutes from our house. …
11. Mount Dora
11. Mount Dora
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44 local reviews
Mount Dora, Mount Dora
Irish Mike
Irish Mike
Mount Dora, Florida ​ 'Someplace Special' to Play, Shop, Dine, Stay... The City of Mount Dora truly is 'Someplace Special,' a charming,…
Ingrid
Ingrid
A special place to Play, Shop, Dine... The City of Mount Dora truly is 'Someplace Special,' a charming, one-hundred plus year old historic…
Lindsay
Lindsay
Mt Dora is amazing! It is located on Lake Dora in Florida. Beautiful town about 40 minutes from our house. Tons of local shops..enjoy a…
12. Kraft Azalea Garden
12. Kraft Azalea Garden
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11 local reviews
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Samantha
If you're looking to spend a peaceful day looking out at the lake or in a small but gorgeous park then this is…
Rafael
I love this little park. It is located in the heart on a beautiful lake in winter park. Feel free to go here…
Chelsea
Winter Park's beautiful secret garden by the lake. It is 5.22 acres, shaded by enormous cypress trees,…
12. Kraft Azalea Garden
12. Kraft Azalea Garden
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11 local reviews
Samantha
Samantha
If you're looking to spend a peaceful day looking out at the lake or in a small but gorgeous park then this is the place for you. Almost…
Rafael
Rafael
I love this little park. It is located in the heart on a beautiful lake in winter park. Feel free to go here for a picnic and relax while…
Chelsea
Chelsea
Winter Park's beautiful secret garden by the lake. It is 5.22 acres, shaded by enormous cypress trees, secluded and unique!