Guide to Windermere
Windermere belongs to the southwest region of Orlando. It is 14 miles southwest of downtown and is a very popular community for those who desire small town living with ease of access to big city living. Windermere was established in 1889 and officially chartered in 1925. Currently, it has an estimated population of over 3,000 residents.
Windermere provides the best of both worlds, a “small town” vibe next to some of the best city attractions Orlando has to offer, beautiful outdoors and luxury living. Many fabulous estates and upscale homes define the neighborhood. Presently, there are over 100 exclusive neighborhoods in Windermere with a plethora of architectural styles that fit a variety of tastes. Apart from the natural beauty the neighborhood offers, there are breathtaking lakefront views which amplify the amazing sunset and pristine homes located in the area. Professionals and families can feel at ease being within this secure community and there is the bonus of being near to Downtown Orlando, ideal for the professional that travels or the socialite who loves to enjoy city life.
For families and potential families, Windermere is excellent to live, thrive in your career or enjoy the years of retirement. People of all ages and interests call this place home, especially some of your favorite celebrities involved in sports, music, and acting on stage or on screen. The gorgeous lakes that make up the Butler Chain of Lakes, provide top notch community parks, and other various forms of recreation. On weekends, residents love to stop at Downtown Windermere. There, they can find the library, many shops and restaurants, a weekly famer’s market, Palmer Park (where you can enjoy playgrounds and benches to enjoy the lake), Central Park, (where you can enjoy frisbee golf or a pavilion) and Fernwood Park, where you will find boat ramps and docks.
Windermere is a great family-friendly environment, has access to top tier public schools and simply put, an incredible place to invest, create and raise a family and enjoy the best living that Orlando has to offer. It is a premier location with a tight-knit community, close to Downtown Orlando and provides the quality of life that would make you even prouder to be part of the Central Florida community!
- Keenes Crossing Elementary School A+
- Windermere Elementary School A+
- Gotha Middle School A+
- Windermere High School A+
- Beck Brothers Blueberries U-Pick
- Windermere Recreation Center
- Windermere Branch Library
- Florida Ski School
- Florida Lake Tours
- Golden Bear Club
- Butler Chain Guided Tours
- Indigo Spa and Wellness Center
- The Salt Scene
- The Art Room
- Warrior One Winter Garden Windermere