Comfort Inn & Suites
590 Ava Court
Sanford, FL 32771
Phone: (407) 585-1580
Fax: (407) 585-1599
590 Ava Court , Sanford, FL, US, 32771
- Phone: (407) 585-1580
- Fax: (407) 585-1599
This four acre neighborhood park offers an array of activities and features picnic areas, lighted basketball courts, a large pavilion, a children's playground, and a softball field.
Set in a park of more than 100 acres, this 21-acre zoo houses more than 400 animals. Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens is in fact a privately owned charitable organization dedicated to the conservation of exotic animals as well as species native to Florida. You'll encounter cheetahs, pumas, alligators, snakes, macaws, hawks, owls and many other animals. The zoo also offers a variety of educational and child-friendly classes and events.
Adjacent to the scenic 188 acre Sylvan Lake, this 126 acre park is a soccer lover's paradise and features a sports training facility with six soccer fields. Recreational opportunities such as boating, fishing, tennis, racquetball, volleyball, football, soccer, lacrosse, jogging, and hiking are available.
Known for its fresh water springs, this 210 acre park is nestled on DeBary Creek and offers camping, canoeing, fishing, a nature trail, a bike trail, a fishing dock, picnic pavilions, and a children's playground.
Sanford Museum is a local history museum opened 1957. It features 19th century paintings, library, and furniture of city founder Henry S. Sanford. Agriculture, business, naval aviation and sports exhibits are on site.
The wine merchant, Frederick deBary built this winter house so he could enjoy outdoor activities here. Soon, DeBary Hall was a popular vacation house amongst his wealthy friends who loved to hunt and indulge in outdoor sports. This estate is now open to visitors, who can explore the house, farming equipment and other structures that take you back to the bygone era. The place can also be hired for private celebrations and weddings.
Established in 1923, this intriguing, enchanted, and tropical zoo is a place that educates and exhilarates children and adults alike by bringing them face-to-face with exotic animals from around the globe.
This property was donated to Seminole County by Senator M.O. Overstreet and dedicated by President Calvin Coolidge in 1929. The park is home to "The Senator," a 3,500 year old, 138 foot bald cypress tree named after Overstreet, which is one of the oldest and largest trees in America.
Lake Jesup Park is located near Winter Springs, a little northeast of Orlando. This 6-acre park provides visitors a chance to experience a more natural Florida environment. The massive lake encompasses 10,011 acres, making it one of the biggest in Central Florida. Spend the day relaxing and enjoying the beautiful surroundings that are filled with old oak trees along with an abundance of native wildlife, including plenty of gators. Activities at the park and lake include fishing, boating, picnicking, airboat rides, hiking, camping, biking and wildlife viewing. Those looking for something more relaxing will find what they're looking for at Lake Jesup Park. -Diane Dilov-Schultheis
A Victorian cottage style house, it is located in Longwood, Florida. It was originally built in Altamonte Springs and later shifted to Longwood. It was built circa 1885 as a residence for architect Nathaniel Jeramiah Bradlee and his family. It is one of the few surviving cottages in the region. It is built in Queen Anne style architecture, consisting of three stories, 13 rooms, an octagonal tower and white exteriors, which were all typical to the Victorian era.
Built in 1872, the Louis P. Thursby House is situated at Orange City's Blue Spring State Park. Originally built as a two-story dwelling, the house was expanded in 1900, and now stands three stories high. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2000.
Want to unwind and spend time with your children? Or just want to relax and read a book? Then, a visit to this park won't fail you. The Dickinson Park is a beautiful facility located in Orange city, just across the U.S. Highway 17-92. The green surroundings and open space are sure to put you in a fun mood. The picnic benches, fountains and beautiful trees give the park a quintessential look. Perfect for summer outings, the park also has various music programs and live performances. The highlight of the Dickinson Park is the Orange City Farmer's Market which is held on all Fridays between 8 am to 1 pm.