HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled

Make a holiday villa in Mount Dora your home away from home

Mount Dora holiday accommodation puts you near Orlando and its multitude of attractions, but it's not part of it. In fact, it feels like you're a world away in this sleepy little lakeside town. Holiday cottages and villas in Mount Dora are a great introduction to that American rarity: a great walking town, with lush parkland, fetching alleyways and interesting little nooks and enclaves. Nearly all holiday homes in Mount Dora come fully modernised with all the usual appliances and equipped with air-conditioning. Many welcome children and have a water front or view.

Things to do

-Beaches: Mount Dora holiday rentals don't tie you to a single coast, and as you're a short drive midway between the east and west Florida beaches, you can take your pick between the warm waters of the Gulf of Mexico or the rolling surf of the Atlantic.

-Theme parks: This close to Orlando, holiday accommodation in Mount Dora certainly gives you a choice. From the Wizarding World of Harry Potter, to Wet 'n' Wild, Universal Studios and Disney World, there are over a dozen theme parks to choose from. This is a perfect accommodation choice for families: think crazy days and silent nights.

-Shopping: Mount Dora accommodation means that even after a hectic day with the kids at a theme park, you can still have a relaxing stroll along the peaceful lakeside boardwalk in the evenings. This area is great for browsing little boutique shops and enjoying a spot of antiquing.

-Nightlife: Though relaxed, as you might expect, the nightlife here is characterised by a surprising amount of dining and drinking options. The Frosty Mug kills two birds with one stone: a downstairs Scandinavian-styled restaurant with great food and ambience; and The Vicking Lounge upstairs for getting your drink on. The One Flight Up Cafe is also recommended for its scenic overview of the town.

-History: You can take a great historic tour through Mount Dora on the Mount Dora Road Trolley, a wonderful street car. It leaves from Lakeside Inn, which is a destination in itself, with century-old decor and ambience. You can also take a lake cruise from its dock, or simply chill on the veranda on an old-style rocking chair, drink in hand.

Weather in Mount Dora

Florida's climate is a fairly temperate one, despite what you might expect. So much water around moderates the highs and lows of summer and winter, meaning Florida never really turns into the furnaces you find in other summer holiday hotspots. The subtropical summers are long, hot, wet and humid, with temperatures maxing out the mid-30°C mark. Winters are much drier, with top temperatures above 20°C, making Mount Dora a perfect year-round choice.

Travel to Mount Dora

It's tremendously easy to get to Mount Dora thanks to the proximity of Orlando International Airport, at only 43 miles away. If you're after a quick, quiet break in Mount Dora itself, you could even possibly do without a hire car, and simply taxi or shuttle to the airport. However, if you want to get around conveniently at all, a car is a must. There is a bus system in Orlando, but public transport anywhere outside New York or Chicago is typically a thankless chore, and best to be avoided. Greyhound and Amtrak both have stations in Orlando.

Cancel Clear Filters Apply Filters
More Filters

Price Per Night

£ £

Bedrooms

Bathrooms

Payment Options

Popular Searches

Facilities

Location Type

Local Area

Property Details

Clear Filters
Use filters to narrow your search results!
Favorite
    Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
    Exceptional! 5/5
    (69 reviews)
    avg/night
    69
    Favorite
      Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
      Wonderful! 4.9/5
      (39 reviews)
      avg/night
      39
      Favorite
        Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
        Exceptional! 5/5
        (42 reviews)
        avg/night
        42
        Favorite
          Exceptional! 5/5
          (9 reviews)
          avg/night
          9
          Favorite
            Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
            Wonderful! 4.8/5
            (14 reviews)
            avg/night
            14
            Favorite
              Exceptional! 5/5
              (33 reviews)
              avg/night
              33
              Favorite
                Exceptional! 5/5
                (9 reviews)
                avg/night
                9
                Favorite
                  Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                  (7 reviews)
                  avg/night
                  7
                  Favorite
                    Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                    (39 reviews)
                    avg/night
                    39
                    Favorite
                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                      (12 reviews)
                      avg/night
                      12
                      Favorite
                        Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                        Wonderful! 4.9/5
                        (19 reviews)
                        avg/night
                        19
                        Favorite
                          Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                          Premier Partner
                          Exceptional! 5/5
                          (22 reviews)
                          avg/night
                          22
                          Favorite
                            Exceptional! 5/5
                            (48 reviews)
                            avg/night
                            48
                            Favorite
                              Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                              Excellent! 4.6/5
                              (10 reviews)
                              avg/night
                              10
                              Favorite
                                Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                Exceptional! 5/5
                                (18 reviews)
                                avg/night
                                18
                                Favorite
                                  Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                  (5 reviews)
                                  avg/night
                                  5
                                  Favorite
                                    Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                    (71 reviews)
                                    avg/night
                                    71
                                    Favorite
                                      Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                      (22 reviews)
                                      avg/night
                                      22
                                      Favorite
                                        Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                        Very Good! 4.1/5
                                        (9 reviews)
                                        avg/night
                                        9
                                        Favorite
                                          Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                          avg/night
                                          2
                                          Favorite
                                            Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                            avg/night
                                            2
                                            Favorite
                                              Exceptional! 5/5
                                              (47 reviews)
                                              avg/night
                                              47
                                              Favorite
                                                avg/night
                                                1
                                                Favorite
                                                  Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  avg/night
                                                  1
                                                  Favorite
                                                    avg/night
                                                    4
                                                    Favorite
                                                      Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                      (14 reviews)
                                                      avg/night
                                                      14
                                                      Favorite
                                                        avg/night
                                                        Favorite
                                                          Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                          Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                          (19 reviews)
                                                          avg/night
                                                          19
                                                          Favorite
                                                            avg/night
                                                            1
                                                            Favorite
                                                              Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                                              Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                              (38 reviews)
                                                              avg/night
                                                              38
                                                              Favorite
                                                                Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                (14 reviews)
                                                                avg/night
                                                                14
                                                                Favorite
                                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                  (21 reviews)
                                                                  avg/night
                                                                  21
                                                                  Favorite
                                                                    Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                    (10 reviews)
                                                                    avg/night
                                                                    10
                                                                    Favorite
                                                                      Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                      Premier Partner
                                                                      avg/night
                                                                      2
                                                                      Favorite
                                                                        Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                        avg/night
                                                                        Favorite
                                                                          avg/night
                                                                          4
                                                                          Favorite
                                                                            Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                            (9 reviews)
                                                                            avg/night
                                                                            9
                                                                            Favorite
                                                                              Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                              Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                              (37 reviews)
                                                                              avg/night
                                                                              37
                                                                              Favorite
                                                                                Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                avg/night
                                                                                1
                                                                                Favorite
                                                                                  Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                  (8 reviews)
                                                                                  avg/night
                                                                                  8
                                                                                  Favorite
                                                                                    Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                    avg/night
                                                                                    Favorite
                                                                                      Viewed 30 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      avg/night
                                                                                      1
                                                                                      Favorite
                                                                                        Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        avg/night
                                                                                        Favorite
                                                                                          Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          avg/night
                                                                                          Favorite
                                                                                            Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            Excellent! 4.3/5
                                                                                            (6 reviews)
                                                                                            avg/night
                                                                                            6
                                                                                            Favorite
                                                                                              Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              avg/night
                                                                                              2
                                                                                              Favorite
                                                                                                Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                avg/night
                                                                                                1
                                                                                                Favorite
                                                                                                  Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  avg/night
                                                                                                  Favorite
                                                                                                    avg/night
                                                                                                    3
                                                                                                    Favorite
                                                                                                      avg/night
                                                                                                      1

                                                                                                      Mount Dora Holiday Homes & Apartments (284)