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Discover Houses for Rent in Mount Dora, FL

Mount Dora is a historic city that rests alongside the nearly 5,000-acre Lake Dora. The city has a distinctly Victorian feel due to a number of early 20th-century buildings still standing on Mount Dora's streets. Homes for rent in the neighborhood are located in the midst of a scenic and artsy area, and are just 35 miles northwest of Orlando.

4 Things Mount Dora Renters Should Know

  • Mount Dora sits on a plateau 184 feet above sea level, hence its name. The majority of cities in Central Florida are close to sea level, making Mount Dora a rarity in the region. 
  • The city of Mount Dora was first settled in 1883, making it relatively old for Florida. The huge lake and fertile grounds initially attracted farmers and boaters.
  • Mount Dora is known for its specialty and antique shops, which feature unique wares unlikely to be found anywhere else. 
  • The city is known as "The New England of the South"

Key Resources for Mount Dora Renters

  • The official Mount Dora Web page has useful information regarding town services, history, events and more. 
  • Mount Dora is part of Lake County and is serviced by its school district. Parents looking to enroll their children in local schools should check out the Lake County Schools Web page to get a sense of what their education options are. 

Things to Do in the Mount Dora Area

Get in touch with Mount Dora's history by visiting the Donnelly House, the Lakeside Inn and the Old Mount Dora Atlantic Coast Line Railroad Station, all of which are listed on the National Register of Historic Places. If you love the paranormal, the Mount Dora Ghost Walk is a must around Halloween. Victorian characters guide participants through the area's most haunted sites while sharing their spooky histories. 

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The Reserves at Alafaya

The Reserves at Alafaya

Orlando, FL 32828 (35.49 miles)

Price: $919-$1,525

(407) 915-3835

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Citra at Windermere

Citra at Windermere

Windermere, FL 34786 (22.19 miles)

Price: $1,039-$1,655

(407) 612-9009

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Villas Du Soleil

Villas Du Soleil

Sanford, FL 32773 (21.34 miles)

Price: $825-$950

(407) 391-3837

Beds: 2, Baths: 2

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La Palazza At Metrowest

La Palazza At Metrowest

Orlando, FL 32835 (22.18 miles)

Price: $820-$1,740

(877) 541-6648

Beds: 1 - 4, Baths: 1 - 2

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Arbors at Maitland Summit

Arbors at Maitland Summit

Orlando, FL 32810 (18.51 miles)

Price: $810-$1,885

(407) 374-0964

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Highland Pointe Apartments

Highland Pointe Apartments

Orlando, FL 32822 (29.17 miles)

Price: $724-$1,020

(321) 400-5813

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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55 West

55 West

Orlando, FL 32801 (24.14 miles)

Price: $1,295-$3,075

(407) 442-3398

Beds: Studio - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Arbors at Maitland Summit

Arbors at Maitland Summit

Orlando, FL 32810 (18.51 miles)

Price: $810-$1,885

(407) 374-0964

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Barrington at Mirror Lake

Barrington at Mirror Lake

Apopka, FL 32703 (16.55 miles)

Price: $608-$1,769

(407) 279-3867

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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The Vista At Lost Lake

The Vista At Lost Lake

Clermont, FL 34711 (18.26 miles)

Price: From $830

(352) 397-4100

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Solara Apartments

Solara Apartments

Sanford, FL 32771 (18.24 miles)

Price: From $954

(407) 391-3374

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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Casa Mirella Apartments

Casa Mirella Apartments

Windermere, FL 34786 (19.80 miles)

Price: $1,125-$1,625

(407) 641-2071

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Furnished Studio - Orlando

Furnished Studio - Orlando

Lake Mary, FL 32746 (17.37 miles)

Price: From $1,200

(321) 926-4548

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

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Furnished Studio -  Orlando

Furnished Studio - Orlando

Orlando, FL 32810 (18.93 miles)

Price: From $1,200

(407) 792-6389

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

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Furnished Studio -  Orlando

Furnished Studio - Orlando

Orlando, FL 32810 (18.93 miles)

Price: From $1,071

(407) 982-3852

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

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Furnished Studio - Orlando

Furnished Studio - Orlando

Orlando, FL 32810 (18.63 miles)

Price: From $1,200

(407) 792-6407

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

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Furnished Studio - Orlando

Furnished Studio - Orlando

Altamonte Springs, FL 32701 (18.51 miles)

Price: From $969

(407) 792-2056

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

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Furnished Studio - Orlando

Furnished Studio - Orlando

Lake Mary, FL 32746 (17.36 miles)

Price: From $1,125

(407) 982-2593

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

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Water Oak Country Club

Water Oak Country Club

Lady Lake, FL 32159 (18.64 miles)

Price: $995-$1,095

(352) 414-4976

Beds: 2, Baths: 2

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