Destination guide

Explore the lakeside setting in Lake Wales

The lake and gardens create a pretty picture of Lake Wales. Renowned for its camping, hiking and skydiving, this city welcomes all visitors. Legoland Florida and Chain of Lakes Park are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Lake Wales

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Lake Wales a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Legoland Florida (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Cypresswood Golf and Country Club (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Indigo's Family Fun Center (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Willowbrook Golf Course (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • City of Bartow Golf Course (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Lake Henry Golf Club (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Lake Wales

Lake Wales is famous for its panoramic lake views and beautiful gardens. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Lake Wales is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bok Tower Gardens (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Lake Kissimmee State Park (13.6 mi / 21.8 km)
  • Lewis W Mathews Memorial Sports Complex (17.9 mi / 28.8 km)
  • The Circle B Bar Reserve (18.4 mi / 29.6 km)
  • Disney Wilderness Preserve (18.4 mi / 29.7 km)
  • Sanlan Bird and Wildlife Sanctuary (19.9 mi / 32.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Lake Wales

The nearest airport is in Kissimmee, FL (ISM-Kissimmee Gateway), located 28.6 mi (46 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Sebring, FL (SEF-Sebring Regional), which is 34.3 mi (55.2 km) away.

Where to stay near Lake Wales?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 34,736 holiday rentals near Lake Wales. From 12,477 Houses to 3,328 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Lake Wales is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Solana: 604 holiday homes
  • Champions Gate: 6,674 holiday homes
  • West Haven: 6,040 holiday homes
  • Eagle Pointe South: 677 holiday homes
  • Reunion: 9,022 holiday homes

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

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

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

  • Tiger Creek Preserve: 1,277 holiday rentals
  • Eagle Ridge Mall: 2,549 holiday rentals
  • Grand Hotel: 1,231 holiday rentals
  • Bok Tower Gardens: 1,974 holiday rentals
  • Camp Mack's River Resort Airboat Rides: 1,276 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Lake Wales listed on Stayz 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 Lake Wales?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 12,477 Houses in Lake Wales. Our other popular types of Lake Wales holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 3,328 holiday houses
  • Villas: 12,884 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 5,223 holiday houses

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

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

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 33,223 holiday homes with pool available in Lake Wales. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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