Destination guide

Travel to captivating Bay Lake

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Bay Lake. Well known for its theme park, wildlife and boating, this walkable city won't disappoint. Take in top local attractions like Walt Disney World® and Epcot®. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Bay Lake

Are you hoping to find things to do in the area? Travelers enjoy fun activities like boating and dolphin viewing opportunities. Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Bay Lake a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Walt Disney World® (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • SeaWorld® Orlando (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Universal Studios Florida™ (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Epcot® (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Disney's Hollywood Studios® (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Magic Kingdom® Park (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Bay Lake

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Bay Lake is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Tibet Butler Preserve (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Little Lake Bryan (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Lake Bryan (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Lake Eve (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Lake Davenport (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Lake Cecile (7 mi / 11.3 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Bay Lake

Fly into Kissimmee, FL (ISM-Kissimmee Gateway), the closest airport, located 10.5 mi (16.8 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Orlando, FL (MCO-Orlando Intl.), which is 16.5 mi (26.5 km) away.

Where to stay near Bay Lake?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 41,609 house rentals near Bay Lake. From 13,127 Houses to 14,098 Villas, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Bay Lake for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Bay Lake?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Bay Lake:

  • Champions Gate: 6,854 vacation rentals
  • Bahama Bay: 851 vacation rentals
  • Regal Palms: 2,279 vacation rentals
  • Highlands Reserve: 2,714 vacation rentals
  • Solana: 646 vacation rentals

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Bay Lake?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Bay Lake. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Magic Kingdom® Theme Park: 30,703 home rentals
  • Disney's Blizzard Beach Water Park: 43,502 home rentals
  • Disney's Animal Kingdom® Theme Park: 19,561 home rentals
  • Epcot®: 39,045 home rentals
  • Disney's Fantasia Gardens Miniature Golf Course: 43,581 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Bay Lake listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Bay Lake?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 13,127 Houses in Bay Lake. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Bay Lake include:

  • Villas: 14,098 lodging choices
  • Townhouses: 7,188 lodging choices
  • Resorts: 939 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Condos/Apartments and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Bay Lake?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 38,727 vacation homes with pool available in Bay Lake.

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