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 such as Walt Disney World® and Epcot®. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, 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? Travellers enjoy fun activities like boating and dolphin viewing. Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Bay Lake a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • 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 traveller 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 centre:

  • 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

Travelling 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 centre. 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 around Bay Lake?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 39,436 holiday lettings near Bay Lake. From 13,346 Houses to 13,295 Villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Bay Lake is on HomeAway.

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

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Bay Lake:

  • Champions Gate: 6,675 holiday homes
  • Highlands Reserve: 2,489 holiday homes
  • Lake Berkley: 1,593 holiday homes
  • Calabay Parc: 516 holiday homes
  • Sunset Lakes: 6,511 holiday homes

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Bay Lake?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Bay Lake. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Epcot®: 36,937 holiday lettings
  • Magic Kingdom® Theme Park: 29,359 holiday lettings
  • Disney's Animal Kingdom® Theme Park: 18,475 holiday lettings
  • Disney's Blizzard Beach Water Park: 41,062 holiday lettings
  • Disney's Hollywood Studios®: 41,140 holiday lettings

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 holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Bay Lake?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 13,346 Houses in Bay Lake. Our other popular types of Bay Lake holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 13,295 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 6,686 self catering accommodations
  • Resorts: 861 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Flats and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Bay Lake?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 37,516 holiday homes with pool available in Bay Lake. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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