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Lake Wales Main Street

140 E Stuart Ave, Lake Wales, FL 33853-4128
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It's okay!

I live in Lake Wales and really wish we could do more with our downtown. There are a few gems to... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
Lake Wales, Florida
Not Much There

Well it is a small town not much to see. I think its a place you can say been there. We were... read more

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Reviewed 1 August 2017
St. Petersburg, Florida
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  • Average37%
  • Poor24%
  • Terrible4%
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140 E Stuart Ave, Lake Wales, FL 33853-4128
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

I live in Lake Wales and really wish we could do more with our downtown. There are a few gems to see but it is so small there really isn't any thing that just makes you want to run down there. I wish it wasn't...More

Thank daddyxl
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Well it is a small town not much to see. I think its a place you can say been there. We were there on a Saturday and it seem like a ghost town.

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Thank runway321
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Anchored on one end with a church and the other an old hotel, Lake Wales Main Street is a delight for a walk. You will pass the small town newspaper, a jewelry shop, a kitchen shop, and lots of other little must sees. There is...More

Thank pearlo945
Reviewed 15 May 2017

We drove around on a Saturday afternoon looking for stuff to do in Lake Wales. We thought the town was cute but really nothing to write home about. The paintings on some of the buildings was awesome.

Thank hummerf1
Reviewed 15 April 2017

The tallest building in this historical city is waiting for a new life. Centrally located in the heart of the city. US Post office and other institutions are centered around.

Thank Bluelake M
Reviewed 21 January 2017

I use to go down a lot more. When I did go down, there were plenty of interesting little shops. Met some nice people. They were suppose to restore the big tall green building and have shops in the bottom of it. Cliffs Hardware and...More

1  Thank 16joan
Reviewed 13 January 2017

Just off the main srtreet are a coouple of side streets clearly labeled as an Historic District. It has the feel of old time Florida. The Grand Hotel is closed but hopefully someone will revitalize it and give it new life.

Thank obiwan205
Reviewed 10 January 2017

We've visited downtown Lake Wales numerous times. It's a fairly shabby downtown with numerous struggling businesses. Sometimes there are farmer's markets in season or other special events.

Thank Nancy D
Reviewed 5 January 2017

For a historic town it's inner city is ok, nothing really to pull you into town, the other half of the city is run down, old homes and not recommended for nightlife

Thank Diane M
Reviewed 8 December 2016

OK so this is a real bit of proper America, and at least it's being honest about itself and not trying to be something else.

Thank Viggenboy
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