Lake Placid, Florida is a small community set on the banks of Lake June in Winter in Central Florida. The town is nicknamed as the “Town of Murals” and the “Caladium Capital of the World” for the number of murals and caladium bulbs in the town.
The biggest attraction in Lake Placid is the Toby the Clown Foundation. Toby the Clown Foundation is a clown school known throughout the country and it has been training the top entertainers in their field since 1993. Check out the museum inside, the only clown museum in the USA. Take a walking tour of the town to check out over 50 murals brightening up the streets. If you’re an outdoors type, Lake Placid (and around) is home to nearly 30 lakes and ponds. Head out for a picnic, a hike, a dip or a fishing trip.
Lake Placid is best for a vacation from October to April to get warm weather, but not the sweltering hot weather of the summer.
Lake Placid is arguably one of Florida’s prettiest small towns, thanks largely to the nearly 50 brightly-colored murals that make downtown truly unique. The town is also known as Caladium Capital of the World, and one of its biggest draws is in the immediate area where there are over 27 freshwater lakes, offering a huge range of recreational activities. Another unique feature of Lake Placid is Toby’s Clown School, which is also home to a small museum. If you have ever wondered where people go to learn how to entertain, here's your answer!
To get out and about, explore the interesting ecosystem of Archbold Biological Station, and really get to know the nature of the area. If you prefer learning about the local region, the Depot Museum is full of historic artefacts. Getting a Lake Placid cabin rental is a great way to establish your home-from-home in comfort.
At AllTheRooms.com we have accommodations from all of the best providers - Airbnb, Priceline, Agoda and more. Lake Placid has 275 hotels, vacation rentals and other unique places to stay, with prices to suit careful travellers, extravagant travelers and everything in between. When traveling on a budget, the cheapest place to stay in Lake Placid is available at $30 per night. A typical rental in Lake Placid costs on average $287 per night.
If you have to have internet access during your stay in Lake Placid, then you can choose from over 121 places to stay that provide WiFi internet. 10 places to stay include a morning meal. Choose from 10 places to stay that provide gym facilities, so you won't miss a single workout. If you're planning on arriving in Lake Placid by car, be sure to choose from 133 accommodations that provide parking. We have 21 accommodations that have a pool or jacuzzi.
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148 of the accommodations in Lake Placid have been reviewed by previous guests. They rated 62% as great. 73 accommodations allow instant booking.