Bed and Breakfast Inns are located just around the lake in Mount Dora.
Just around the lake from Tavares, Florida, renowned as ‘America’s Seaplane City,’ is the historic City of Mount Dora know around the country as ‘The Festival City.’ Mount Dora is the setting each year for the nationally ranked Mount Dora Art Festival which happens the first weekend in February and the annual Mount Dora Craft Festival which is scheduled for the fourth weekend in October. Collectively these events draw over 500,000 people to the area.
In addition to these decades old events in Mount Dora, Tavares plays host to many water based festivals in the Spring and Summer including the annual Dragon Boat Festival, Planes, Trains & BBQ and professional BassMasters and Crappie Masters fishing tournaments. Lodging can be difficult to find during these events.
Below are just a few of the options available to you when planning your trip to Tavares, Florida and the surrounding area.