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Clermont

Clermont is a small city in Florida, west of Orlando. Clermont, which is known as the “gem of the hills,” is surrounded by gently sloping hills in an otherwise flat state. The historic downtown has not changes much in 50 years. Clermont is also home to one of the first constructed landmarks in Florida: the Citrus Tower.

When you are settled into Clermont, plan a visit the Citrus Tower. It was built in 1956 on one of the highest hills in the area and serves as a monument to Florida’s citrus industry. It stands 226 feet high and has a glass-enclosed observation deck at the top.

You can also visit the Showcase of Citrus to pick your own oranges or take an eco-tour in a giant swamp buggy and enjoy a... more

Clermont is a small city in Florida, west of Orlando. Clermont, which is known as the “gem of the hills,” is surrounded by gently sloping hills in an otherwise flat state. The historic downtown has not changes much in 50 years. Clermont is also home to one of the first constructed landmarks in Florida: the Citrus Tower.

When you are settled into Clermont, plan a visit the Citrus Tower. It was built in 1956 on one of the highest hills in the area and serves as a monument to Florida’s citrus industry. It stands 226 feet high and has a glass-enclosed observation deck at the top.

You can also visit the Showcase of Citrus to pick your own oranges or take an eco-tour in a giant swamp buggy and enjoy a glimpse into Florida’s past. The entire family will enjoy a perfect day in the citrus groves.

When visiting Clermont, be sure to visit Revolution: The Off-Road Experience. It is a unique off-road motor and sports venue perfect for families staying in vacation rentals in the area. You can ride ATVs and dune buggies, water ski, or go bass fishing.

In Clermont, you can hike, bike, go boating, or drop your line in a lake and wait for the fish to bite. Play a round of golf on one of the many world-class golf courses in the area.

Lakeridge Winery is Florida’s largest premium winery and offers winery tours and wine tastings seven days a week. A visit to the President’s Hall of Fame, with wax figures and White House memorabilia, is a perfect afternoon trip. A short drive away from Clermont, is Disney World, Sea World, Universal Studios, and the bustling city of Orlando.

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All things to do » Things to do

Lake Louisa State Park
Lake Louisa State Park
Attraction type: State Parks
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Blueberry Hill Farm
Blueberry Hill Farm
Attraction type: Farms
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Presidents Hall of Fame
Presidents Hall of Fame
Attraction type: Speciality Museums
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Clermont's Historic Village
Clermont's Historic Village
Attraction type: Speciality Museums
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DreamCatcher Horse Ranch and Rescue
DreamCatcher Horse Ranch and Rescue
Attraction type: Ranches
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All places to eat » Places to eat

The Honeypot Eatery
The Honeypot Eatery
Ranked #1 of 169 Restaurants in Clermont
Price: USD 5 - 12
Cuisines: American, Family Fare
Good for: Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Uncle Kennys BBQ
Uncle Kennys BBQ
Ranked #2 of 169 Restaurants in Clermont
Cuisines: American, Barbecue
Garden Grocer
Garden Grocer
Ranked #3 of 169 Restaurants in Clermont
Cuisines: Italian, Mexican, American, Asian, Healthy
Akina
Akina
Ranked #4 of 169 Restaurants in Clermont
Cuisines: Sushi
Good for: Child-friendly, Romantic, Business, Special Occasion Dining, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch Spot, Dinner
Sarah's Greek Cuisine & More
Sarah's Greek Cuisine & More
Ranked #5 of 169 Restaurants in Clermont
Cuisines: Mediterranean

All accommodation » Where to stay - Budget

Orlando RV Resort
2.0 of 5
Orlando RV Resort
USD 25 - 75
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Bee's RV Resort
Bee's RV Resort
USD 10 - 37
Summer Bay Orlando By Exploria Resorts
3.5 of 5
Summer Bay Orlando By Exploria Resorts
USD 53 - 155
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All accommodation » Where to stay - Midrange

Hampton Inn & Suites Clermont
2.5 of 5
Hampton Inn & Suites Clermont
USD 107 - 188
Ranked #1 of 16 Hotels in Clermont
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Fairfield Inn & Suites Clermont
2.5 of 5
Fairfield Inn & Suites Clermont
USD 95 - 148
Ranked #2 of 16 Hotels in Clermont
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Holiday Inn Express Clermont
2.5 of 5
Holiday Inn Express Clermont
USD 103 - 164
Ranked #3 of 16 Hotels in Clermont
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Nearby recommended accommodations:

Disney's Animal Kingdom Lodge
4.0 of 5
Disney's Animal Kingdom Lodge
USD 228 - 550
Ranked #28 of 327 Hotels in Orlando
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Disney's Wilderness Lodge
4.0 of 5
Disney's Wilderness Lodge
USD 271 - 515
Ranked #30 of 327 Hotels in Orlando
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Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa
4.5 of 5
Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa
USD 415 - 822
Ranked #35 of 327 Hotels in Orlando
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Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.