Destination guide

The lakeside setting of Mount Dora is ready to explore

Enjoy the area's museums, history and live music and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Mount Dora. Well known for its lake, biking and shopping, this walkable city won't disappoint. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Mount Dora

Do you want to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Mount Dora has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Evans Park (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Country Club of Mount Dora (2.8 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Lakeridge Winery (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Forest Lake Golf Club (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Magnolia Plantation Golf Club (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Alaqua Country Club (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Mount Dora

Travelers appreciate the panoramic lake views and breathtaking sunsets, which is just a taste of what Mount Dora has to offer. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Mount Dora is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Gilbert Park (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Evans Park (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Donnelly Park (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Trimble Park (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Carver Park (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Wooten Park (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Mount Dora

Fly into Leesburg, FL (LEE-Leesburg Intl.), the closest airport, located 10.8 mi (17.4 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Orlando, FL (SFB-Orlando Sanford Intl.), which is 23.6 mi (38 km) away.

Where to stay near Mount Dora?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 254 house rentals near Mount Dora. From 101 Houses to 33 Cottages, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Mount Dora for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Mount Dora?

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 Mount Dora:

  • Florida Center: 164 vacation rentals
  • Orange Tree: 248 vacation rentals
  • Southwest Orlando: 17,853 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 45 vacation rentals
  • Southeast Orlando: 45,759 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 Mount Dora?

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

  • Mount Dora Museum Of Speed: 367 home rentals
  • Mount Dora History Museum: 368 home rentals
  • Donnelly Park: 369 home rentals
  • Trimble Park: 415 home rentals
  • First Baptist Church of Mount Dora: 365 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Mount Dora 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 Mount Dora?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 101 Houses in Mount Dora. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Mount Dora include:

  • Cottages: 33 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 33 lodging choices
  • Condos/Apartments: 19 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Mount Dora?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 71 vacation homes with pool available in Mount Dora.

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