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LeesburgUnited States of America

Experience the laid-back lifestyle that characterizes this scenic Florida city, surrounded by beautiful lakes, lush parkland and excellent golf courses.

Leesburg is located in Florida’s picturesque Lake County. This lovely city is bordered by several scenic waterways, such as Lake Harris and Lake Griffin. Enjoy the laidback lifestyle and explore its numerous parks and nature reserves. Visit one of Leesburg’s excellent golf courses, tour around the lush Florida landscape or go on a relaxing boat trip.

The city has a range of green spaces and public parks lined with nature trails and hiking paths. Visit the Venetian Gardens, established in 1938, on the banks of Lake Harris. The park features trails, gardens and canals. Admire the landscape on a stroll along the Canal Street Trail or the Magnolia Trail. Unwind with a leisurely game of golf or tennis at one of the Leesburg recreational sports areas.

Find out about Leesburg’s prominence as a citrus- and watermelon-farming city in the early 20th century at the Leesburg Heritage Museum. Learn about the region’s interesting agricultural heritage at Paquette’s Historical Farmall Museum. Tour one of the area’s finest historic houses at the Mote-Morris House, which was built by a former mayor and features a four-story turret.

Explore Leesburg’s lakes by boat, kayak or on a scenic road trip. The region’s beautiful natural landscape and abundant Lake County waterways are a great destination for camping and boating. Bring your fishing reel or buy one from a local store to try your luck fishing for sunfish, bluegill and several different species of bass.

Head out to Lake Griffin State Park to discover a magnificent natural reserve where ospreys, bald eagles, herons and river otters make their homes. Canoe or sail through Ocklawaha River to the Harris Chain of Lakes.

Leesburg is located in central Florida, 44.5 miles (71.6 kilometers) northwest of Orlando. Reach this tranquil Florida getaway via Leesburg International Airport or by car. Central Florida has a sunny and mild winter season and warm, humid summers. Be prepared for high rainfall in the warmer months. Ensure you’re inside during tropical thunderstorms to experience a spectacular lightning show.

Top Hotels in Leesburg

Lakeside Inn
Lakeside Inn
3 out of 5
100 N Alexander St, Mount Dora, FL
The price is CA $220 per night from Dec 4 to Dec 5

Located in Mount Dora, this beachfront hotel is in the historical district and within a 5-minute walk of Mount Dora Area Chamber of Commerce, Evans Park and ...

4/5Very Good! (960 reviews)

"What I didn't like was the bed. I like the location of the inn. Also the sunset was great"…"

Reviewed on Nov. 23, 2020

Lakeside Inn
Motel 6 Wildwood, FL
Motel 6 Wildwood, FL
2 out of 5
345 East State Rt 44, Wildwood, FL
The price is CA $59 per night from Dec 13 to Dec 14

Situated in Wildwood, this motel is within 9 miles (15 km) of Lake Okahumpka Park, Continental Country Club and Lake Deaton. The Villages Market Square and Miona ...

3.1/5 (393 reviews)

"Staying here while looking for permanent resident its been nice here very convenient. Wish the had a weekly rate."…"

Reviewed on Jun. 21, 2020

Motel 6 Wildwood, FL
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Tavares - Leesburg
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Tavares - Leesburg
2.5 out of 5
3601 W Burleigh Blvd, US Hwy 441, Tavares, FL
The price is CA $121 per night from Dec 13 to Dec 14

Situated near the airport, this hotel is within 9 mi (15 km) of Mount Dora History Museum, Venetian Gardens and Carver Park. Gilbert Park and Mount Dora Museum ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (515 reviews)

"Staff was friendly and accommodating, nice room for my pet and I. I really enjoyed the amenities on the wall; good product, use as needed and no little bottles. I am a fan"…"

Reviewed on Nov. 10, 2020

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Tavares - Leesburg
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Vacation Rentals in Leesburg

Grand Oaks Resort
Grand Oaks Resort
3000 Marion County Road, Lady Lake, FL
The price is CA $335 per night from Dec 10 to Dec 11

Situated in Lady Lake, this golf cottage is within 6 mi (10 km) of The Orange Blossom Opry, Spanish Springs Town Square and Harbor Hills Country Club. Lake Weir ...

Grand Oaks Resort
Mount Dora Cottages
Mount Dora Cottages
3 out of 5
221 East 4th Avenue, Mount Dora, FL
The price is CA $151 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7

Situated in the historical district, this cottage is steps away from Mount Dora Community Building, Donnelly Park and Mount Dora Center for the Arts. Mount Dora ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (121 reviews)

"Was great! Had a wonderful family trip! Will go back again!"…"

Reviewed on Nov. 30, 2020

Mount Dora Cottages
Village of Poincianca, Minutes to Lake Sumter Landing With Golf Cart!
Village of Poincianca, Minutes to Lake Sumter Landing With Golf Cart!
1729 Gist Court, The Villages, FL
The price is CA $13 per night from Dec 16 to Dec 17

Situated in The Villages, this historic holiday home is 0.5 mi (0.7 km) from Cane Garden Country Club and 2.5 mi (4.1 km) from The Villages Market Square. Lake ...

Village of Poincianca, Minutes to Lake Sumter Landing With Golf Cart!
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

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