Within Western Orange County lies Winter Garden, a beautiful and charming town.
Central Florida’s best-kept secret is just 14 miles west of Downtown Orlando.
Winter Garden ’s plentiful shopping areas, popular restaurants, and world-famous theme parks such as Universal Studios, Sea World, and Disney World.
Winter Garden, a place with nearly 39,000 residents living amid nature and pleasant modern surroundings, covers 15.6 square miles.
Winter Garden also lies about one and one half hours from Tampa’s historic Ybor City and the serene waters of Tampa Bay.
Living in Winter Garden
With its easy access to Highway 50, the East-West Expressway, and the Florida Turnpike, residents of Winter Garden save on gas and transportation fares when they hop onboard the punctual and convenient Lynx Bus that services routes throughout Orange, Osceola, and Seminole Counties.
Winter Garden boasts of two large city parks, a public boat ramp on Lake Apopka, and playground and picnic areas.
Families with children will find three recreational complexes that provide opportunities to play little league baseball, football, softball, tennis, and swimming.
History buffs, meanwhile, will find the West Orange Trail fascinating, one of its many highlights, the near-ancient railroad track beds that have been converted into miles of trails.
Homes in Winter Garden
To illustrate that Winter Garden has become such a giving community, over 50 developers have prime residential properties currently under construction here.
There also remains many beautiful single-family homes that are ready for occupancy including:
- Spacious, 3-bedroom single-story home with mature landscaping and tons of community amenities
- 4-bedroom home with a small loft area, a bonus room to convert as you please, and a charming courtyard
- Spectacular 4-bedroom home facing Lake Speer, with a large custom dock, and views from the kitchen and family room
New homeowners wishing to experience more of their new neighborhood can head to the Winter Garden Village at Fowler’s Grove. Retail outlets there include Staples, Ross, Old Navy, Best Buy, Linens N Things, and Marshalls.
For those with children, Winter Garden is part of Orange County’s Public School System and is home to 12 elementary schools, three middle schools, and three high schools, as well as the Westside Technical Center.