Lake Buena Vista Holidays 2017/2018
If you're a fan of all things Disney, and want to experience the thrill of the Disney parks to the max, Lake Buena Vista is the place to stay.
However, there's much more to Lake Buena Vista than first meets the eye. While Disney fans will revel in all things Mickey and Minnie here, golf enthusiasts, water babies and food fans alike will find plenty to keep themselves occupied.
From watersports centres to video game bars, factory shopping outlets and beer brewing companies, Lake Buena Vista is the ideal space for families with a variety of interests.
Lake Buena Vista also boasts plenty of different eateries and places to spend your evenings. If you're after a quiet night with fantastic food, or something a little more lively with a popular happy hour, the local area can certainly provide.
Take a look at the following pages and find out more about what to see and do in Lake Buena Vista. You can book your Lake Buena Vista holiday online with Florida4Less, or chat to one of our Florida experts - we'd love to help you plan your next visit!
Things to do in Lake Buena Vista
Disney is the main draw to Lake Buena Vista. It's in an excellent location to make the most of the Disney parks, from Walt Disney Resort itself to Disney Springs and Disney's Saratoga Springs Resort and Spa. From here you're also within easy reach of Epcot, Disney's Hollywood Studios and Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Water Park to name just a few.
For those looking to branch out from Disney theme parks during their stay, Lake Buena Vista is home to many more attractions and excursions.
Golf fans will enjoy Disney's Palm Golf Course, known for being an ideal course for budding golf pros. For something a little more cooling during the warm Florida climate, Sammy Duvall's Watersports centre is excellent for having a go at something new. It's home to parasailing, water skiing, tubing and many more activities.
Planning your next visit to sunny Florida is bound to be exciting, and with the help of Florida4Less, you're sure to have all the information you need. Take a look at our Secret Florida guides to find out more about the local area, featuring some of the best-loved places to visit, and a few hidden gems too!
Where to eat in Lake Buena Vista
Good old Disney fun and fantastic food go hand-in-hand in Lake Buena Vista. From sumptuous steak restaurants to the best breakfast in town, there's plenty to sample during your visit.
Speaking of steaks, the Yachtsman Steakhouse's reputation for meaty dishes is certainly held in high regard, as is the restaurant's brilliant service. With a smart-casual dress code, it's the ideal place to treat yourself to a tasty evening meal.
For something a little more casual, Miller's Ale House doubles up as a sports bar, and is a great place to grab a cheap and tasty meal. Often having offers on drinks, you can certainly while away a few hours here.
If you're looking for somewhere to spend a fun evening out, House of Blues Orlando is the place to be. With live music, a happy hour and tasty Southern-inspired food, you can't go far wrong with this restaurant.
For the most important meal of the day, breakfast fans should make time to call in for pancakes at Keke's Breakfast Café. Known for being the place to be for the best breakfast in Orlando, make sure a trip to Keke's is on your itinerary!
Where to shop in Lake Buena Vista
If you're planning on hitting the shops during your stay in Florida, there are various options to make the most of in Lake Buena Vista.
For well-known brands, head to Lake Buena Vista Factory Stores. Here, you'll find brands such as Calvin Klein, Gap and Levi's, as well as ideal places to pick up a treat including World of Coffee and the Lindt chocolate shop.
Souvenir shopping at its finest, Disney Springs is perfect for browsing the shops, catching up with a coffee or dining out as a family. From fresh patisserie to the latest in high fashion, you can easily spend a day here stocking up on goodies. You can even take the children along to the Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique, and watch your little ones transform into a Disney knight or princess before your eyes - the perfect treat for mega Disney fans!
At Florida4Less, we're best placed to help you make the most of your time away. Our team of experts have essential local knowledge to help you find the best places to eat, drink and explore. If you'd like any help in planning your trip, don't hesitate to give us a call - we're always happy to help!
Nightlife in Lake Buena Vista
When you've spent all day exploring the various Disney attractions that Lake Buena Vista is home to, chances are you'll need somewhere to unwind, relax and enjoy some tasty food. Thankfully, the local area has all three! Whether you like to relax with a few house-brewed beers or prefer something a little more lively, there's something for all tastes in this part of Florida.
Fans of video games will thoroughly enjoy a visit to the Player 1 Video Game Bar. Featuring food, music, and plenty of retro games to have a go at, you can easily spend a good few hours topping the odd high score here.
For something a little more relaxed, Dockside Margaritas at Disney Springs provides a calming atmosphere. With a 1960s Florida fruit stand vibe, here you can unwind with friends after a busy day exploring the parks.
If you're into craft beers, a trip to Lake Buena Vista wouldn't be complete without calling in to the Seadog Brewing Company. Featuring award-winning home brewed beers, delicious seafood and games to enjoy, the relaxing setting is a great way to round off any trip to the area.
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