Destination guide

The charming city of Windermere awaits you

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Windermere. Well known for its restaurants, shopping and sporting events, this romantic city won't disappoint. Walt Disney World® and Universal Studios Florida™ are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Windermere

Are you looking for things to do in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Windermere a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Walt Disney World® (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Universal Studios Florida™ (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • SeaWorld® Orlando (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Magic Kingdom® Park (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Universal’s Islands of Adventure™ (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Epcot® (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Windermere

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Windermere is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lake Butler (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Tibet Butler Preserve (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Turkey Lake Park (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Lake Eve (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Little Lake Bryan (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Lake Bryan (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Windermere

Fly into Kissimmee, FL (ISM-Kissimmee Gateway), the closest airport, located 14.7 mi (23.6 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Orlando, FL (MCO-Orlando Intl.), which is 15.2 mi (24.5 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Windermere?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 39,937 house rentals around Windermere. From 14,211 Houses to 12,195 Villas, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Windermere is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Windermere?

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 Windermere:

  • Champions Gate: 6,321 vacation rentals
  • Bahama Bay: 774 vacation rentals
  • Regal Palms: 1,956 vacation rentals
  • Highlands Reserve: 2,321 vacation rentals
  • Solana: 559 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 Windermere?

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

  • Disney World: 39,879 home rentals
  • Universal Studios: 38,481 home rentals
  • Providence Golf & Country Club: 822 home rentals
  • Little Lake Bryan: 40,183 home rentals
  • Reunion Resort Golf Course: 40,209 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Windermere 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 Windermere?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 14,211 Houses in Windermere. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Windermere include:

  • Villas: 12,195 lodging choices
  • Condos/Apartments: 5,266 lodging choices
  • Townhouses: 6,356 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 Windermere?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 37,724 vacation homes with pool available in Windermere.

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