Mount Dora

The New England Beach Town of the South

Mount Dora welcomes you with its small-town charm and boutique style storefronts – it’s impossible not to fall in love with this town.

It’s a historic city filled with a peaceful, nature-rich atmosphere that invites you to sit back and enjoy the Southern hospitality found throughout the community. It radiates the energy of an art-rich culture and a hometown feel.

The atmosphere and lifestyle found in Mount Dora are most commonly described as vibrant and inviting, bustling but quaint. Its waterfront, history, and unique way of life are what draw many to visit Mount Dora and call it home.

Activities on Mount Dora’s beautiful lakes are extremely popular among residents. Locals also enjoy frequenting the locally owned shops and restaurants found in the city’s Downtown, along with its popular events such as their Arts Festival, Sailing Regatta, and Bicycle Festival. Popular homes for sale in Mount Dora, Florida are found among the shores of its beautiful lakes or in its historic downtown district.

Many homes in Mount Dora embrace the unique craftsmanship and character of the past. They are often found in equally historic neighborhoods full of beautifully mature landscaping.

Mount Dora also boasts gorgeous new home communities for today’s modern buyers.It is located about 30 minutes from popular Orlando attractions such as Disney and Downtown Orlando. It’s possible to work, live, and play right in Mount Dora, but you also have convenient access to neighboring communities for even more job opportunities and places to explore.Mount Dora, Florida is Central Florida’s hotspot for southern charm and a New England atmosphere.

Welcome to “Someplace Special”

The area’s charming atmosphere has been enchanting visitors and locals alike since the 1800s. Experience the lakefront community that is famous for its charming downtown and lakefront living.

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In Mount Dora

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The "Most Picturesque Hometown" in Florida

Rated by USA Today as the “Most Picturesque Town” in all of Florida," for its beauty and historic atmosphere.

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Famous Arts & Culture in Mount Dora, Florida

Famous for art festivals and culture, here's a look at why Mount Dora is an artistic place to call home.

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10 Things You Didn't Know About Mount Dora, Florida

From unique history to movie's filmed here, these facts about Mount Dora may surprise you.
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How Charming Mount Dora, Florida Came To Be

With an 200+ year history, see how Central FL's most charming hometown grew to become so well-loved!

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Mount Dora's Famous Lake Dora

Lake Dora is famous for being one of the most prestigious lakes in Central Florida. It's part of the Harris Chain of Lakes, a notorious fisherman and boaters paradise chain of lakes.

One main reason Lake Dora stands-out among the rest is the famous 'New England Town of the South', Mount Dora, sits on its eastern shore. The two complement each other perfectly and provide some of the most beloved scenery, recreation, and Real Estate.

From it's pure size, bordering towns, and rich Central Florida history to it's majestic wildlife, stunning sunsets, and boating community, see how Lake Dora helps provide are some of the most rewarding lifestyles: 

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MOUNT DORA real estate

Explore more about Mount Dora Real Estate and the characteristics that make it a sought-after place to call home:

Your Insider Look at Mount Dora Life & Real Estate By the Numbers

Famously brimming with charm and unique character, here's why homes for sale in Mount Dora are some of the most popular in Central Florida.

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Take A Journey of the Mount Dora Homes Through the Decades

Take a look at the variety of homes found throughout the Mount Dora area. From historic bungalows to new construction communities and more.

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Why So Many Are In Search of Lakefront Real Estate in Mount Dora

Tucked alongside famous Lake Dora, Mount Dora is one of the top places for lakefront living and offers some of the most sought-after Real Estate.

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Bring the Charm of Mount Dora into Your Home Decor

Mount Dora has a rich past and whimsical charm. Use its past and present to decorate your home creatively with a local spin!

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See how living in Mount Dora is a one-of-a-kind experience and offers some of the best things to see and do:

Why Millennials are Choosing Mount Dora to Call Home

Millennials are loving the variety that Mount Dora offers. From boutique shopping to the best spots for foodies, Mount Dora has it all.

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Cruising Down the Breathtaking Canals In The Area is a Local Favorite

The area is home to some of the most beautiful natural Florida scenery, including the picturesque and famous Doral Canal - it's a must-experience!

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The Story Behind Mount Dora's Landmark Lighthouse

An iconic feature of Mount Dora, the light house, is more than just a lovely place to visit. It's also an interesting part of local history!

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[VIDEO] The Joy of The Mount Dora, Florida Christmas Walk

The Christmas & Holiday Walk is one of our favorite events in the Mount Dora community and the perfect way to explore downtown.

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explore local favorites

Whether you’re looking for top recreation or where the locals frequent, get insider tips on things to do in the Mount Dora:

Why Mount Dora, FL is Prime Real Estate for Antiquing

Mount Dora is known all-over Florida as an antiquing hotspot. Learn our best tips to bring the charm into your own home.

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4 Mount Dora Parks Perfect For Local Adventures

Full of vibrant scenery and lakefront living, experience the great outdoors in some of the best parks in Mount Dora, Florida.

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Hidden Treasures & Places to Visit on The Area's Famous Lakes of Florida

Home to over 1,000 lakes, life in Lake County revolves around glistening bodies of water & residents are spoiled with tons of lakeside perks.

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Explore the 'Golden Triangle' - Mount Dora, Eustis, & Tavares, Florida

If you connect the dots between these historic towns it almost makes a perfect triangle. Together, they make up some Central FL's top destinations.

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