Surrounded by countryside dotted with orange groves with downtown streets lined by huge, old oak trees, Lady Lake exudes an Old Florida ambiance. A popular retirement community, it has seven golf courses and numerous nearby lakes for water sports. Lady Lake event venues typically cater to its residents.
Set near Interstate 75, Lady Lake is situated 25 miles from Ocala, 63 miles from Orlando International Airport, 53 miles from Orlando Sanford International Airport, 50 miles from Orange County Convention Center and 52 miles from Walt Disney World.
There are a number of small hotel venues in Lady Lake, but easy access to more hotels in The Villages, the massive, self-contained, retirement development, a 10-minute drive away. The menu features the 82-room Hampton Inn & Suites Lady Lake/The Villages, the 80-room Microtel Inn & Suites Lady Lake/The Villages and the 80-room Comfort Suites-The Villages - all with 1,000 square feet of meeting space each.
The largest and most popular special events venue in Lady Lake is the Harbor Hills Golf and Country Club, a private, lakeside, gated golf course community with a 35,000-square-foot, Georgian-style clubhouse, which hosts corporate events, cocktail parties and receptions.
When it's time to wind down after meetings, easily accessible attractions include the Lady Lake Historical Society Museum, Silver Springs Theme Park and Lake Griffin State Park. Fishing, airboat rides and kayaking are favorite pastimes for local residents and visitors. For golfers, group friendly courses include Harbor Hills Golf & Country Club, Ocala National Golf Club and Candler Hills Golf Club in Ocala.
Dozens of restaurant options are available in Lady Lake and The Villages. Major chains like Longhorn Steakhouse and Carrabba's are popular as well as long time local favorites like Mom & Dad's Italian Restaurant and Oakwood Smokehouse and Grill.