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Beautiful but sad too

I've lived just a stone's throw from this lake for 27 years now. Lake Dora is one of an... read more

Reviewed May 23, 2017
perrocaliente49
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Mount Dora, Florida
Lakefront Sunsets

Lake Dora is one of the few inland waterways that has a lighthouse.... Small to be sure but a... read more

Reviewed May 22, 2017
JesseRaye
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Mount Dora, Florida
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Reviewed May 23, 2017

I've lived just a stone's throw from this lake for 27 years now. Lake Dora is one of an interconnected chain of lakes and it is possible to actually get to the Atlantic Ocean in Jacksonville from this lake or one of the other connected...More

3  Thank perrocaliente49
Reviewed May 22, 2017

Lake Dora is one of the few inland waterways that has a lighthouse.... Small to be sure but a wonderful picture taking moment. The lighthouse is part of a nicely shaded park and docking space for guest boaters. From the park and many parts of...More

1  Thank JesseRaye
Reviewed May 22, 2017

Mount Dora is a very romantic getaway with lakeside charms. Small town comfort, romantic views and dining, adorable shop and lasting memories.

Thank Joann W
Reviewed May 19, 2017

What a lovely two hours we spent aboard the cruise across Lake Dora and up the Dora Canal. The wildlife is amazing and as "baby alligator" swam around the action, we saw a mama alligator catch and chomp down on a huge turtle - not...More

1  Thank Patije S
Reviewed May 19, 2017

The lake brings a beauty and tranquility to the Mount Dora shoreline. There are small boats that will take you for a ride and you can also get seaplane rides if you are so inclined. Down by the Lakeside Inn there is a dock where...More

Thank drwsurf
Reviewed May 12, 2017

A great place to visit for the boat trips, food and shopping in independent stores. The whole town has a great atmosphere and nice to get away from the madness of Orlando. Would recommend this town for a day trip.

Thank Susanne R
Reviewed May 12, 2017

A stunning place to visit, beautiful, peaceful and very relaxing ,A wonderful way to while away a few hours in peace and quiet

Thank Sue P
Reviewed April 26, 2017 via mobile

We went at sunset... straight down to the lakefront. See for yourself. No filter on photo.... there are seaplane on the lake, you can purchase tours, we didn't as we didn't have enough time. I would love to go back and do it

Thank Laura P
Reviewed April 23, 2017

The scenery here is beautiful and the atmospehere is chill. This is a great place to relax and watch the wildlife. We saw many birds, gators, and fish. My husband caught a few bass while we were here and he was a happy man. There...More

Thank whepp
Reviewed April 21, 2017

This is a perfect place to dine and watch the beautiful sunset. Unfortunately, my visit was early in the afternoon. I was lucky to see the alligators and storks fishing for the evening meals. The breeze and sunshine makes it an ideal place to visit.

Thank Vinscaravan
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The nature walk starts right past the little picnic area that is down from the lighthouse. I know they have been redoing a lot of the boardwalk down further. When I was there a few weeks ago there were 3 gators out sunning... More
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