Destination guide

Travel to captivating Bay Lake

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Bay Lake. Well known for its theme park, wildlife and boating, this walkable city won't disappoint. Take in top local attractions like Walt Disney World® and Epcot®. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Bay Lake

Are you hoping to find things to do in the area? Travelers enjoy fun activities like boating and dolphin viewing opportunities. Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Bay Lake a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Walt Disney World® (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • SeaWorld® Orlando (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Universal Studios Florida™ (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Epcot® (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Disney's Hollywood Studios® (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Magic Kingdom® Park (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Bay Lake

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Bay Lake is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Tibet Butler Preserve (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Little Lake Bryan (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Lake Bryan (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Lake Eve (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Lake Davenport (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Lake Cecile (7 mi / 11.3 km)

Traveling to and around Bay Lake

Fly into Kissimmee, FL (ISM-Kissimmee Gateway), the closest airport, located 10.5 mi (16.8 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Orlando, FL (MCO-Orlando Intl.), which is 16.5 mi (26.5 km) away.

Where to stay around Bay Lake?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 40,039 holiday lettings near Bay Lake. From 14,422 Houses to 12,503 Villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Bay Lake is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Bay Lake?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Bay Lake:

  • Santa Cruz: 3,801 holiday homes
  • Champions Gate: 6,635 holiday homes
  • Regal Palms: 1,992 holiday homes
  • Orange Tree: 180 holiday homes
  • Windward Cay: 1,882 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Bay Lake?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Bay Lake. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Disney's Magnolia Golf Course: 41,895 holiday lettings
  • Disney's Palm Golf Course: 41,902 holiday lettings
  • Disney's Oak Trail Golf Course: 41,928 holiday lettings
  • Disney's Animal Kingdom® Theme Park: 19,280 holiday lettings
  • Disney's Fantasia Gardens Miniature Golf Course: 42,137 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Bay Lake listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Bay Lake?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 14,422 Houses in Bay Lake. Our other popular types of Bay Lake holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 12,503 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 6,589 self catering accommodations
  • Resorts: 766 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Condos/Apartments and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Bay Lake?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 37,809 holiday homes with pool available in Bay Lake. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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