The town of Lake Placid in Florida is known as the "Caladium Capital of the World," and has almost 30 freshwater lakes to add to its picturesque scenery. It previously was given the accolade of "America's most interesting town," and you'll see why once you visit this beautiful destination.

Top vacation rentals in Lake Placid

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Escape 2 the lake - Oversized pool, private lake access & dock for canal fishing
8 guests · 4 bedrooms · 2 baths
Garden · Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner

Business stays, family stays, couples stay, getaway vacation, and rental in Lake Placid at Escape 2 the lake - Oversized pool, private lake access & dock for canal fishing for $300 for your next trip.

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4.3
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2star
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Lake Placid, an IHG Hotel
Pool · Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner

Indulge in a peaceful retreat at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Lake Placid, an IHG Hotel, our elegant Hotel in Lake Placid. Enjoy amenities including Air conditioner, Internet / Wifi and Laundry, and more.

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4.8
Outstanding(3 Reviews)
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Waterfront Lake Placid Home with Dock and Fire Pit
Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner · Internet / Wifi

Soak up the beauty of Lake Placid in our House, Waterfront Lake Placid Home with Dock and Fire Pit. With a range of amenities such as Air conditioner, Dishwasher and Internet / Wifi, you'll feel right at home.

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4.3
Excellent(2 Reviews)
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Waterfront Lake Placid Home Game Rm, Dock, Kayaks
Garden · Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner

This inviting House in Lake Placid can fit your needs for many types of vacations, at $91 per night.

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Vacation rentals with a kitchen in Lake Placid

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5.0
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Beautiful 11 Bedroom 7 Baths INCLUDING Separate Studio on Lake June
22 guests · 8 bedrooms · 4 baths
Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner · Internet / Wifi

Looking for a House in Lake Placid, this House for $3,984 per night for your business stay, family stay, couples stay, getaway vacation, on your next trip.

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Lake Placid Vacation Rental | 3BR | 3BA | Step-Free Access | 3,700 Sq Ft
5.0
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Waterfront Lake Placid Home w/Dock & Fire Pit
8 guests · 3 bedrooms · 3 baths
Garden · Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner

This House in Lake Placid, is the right price for your (business stay, family stays, couples stay, getaway vacation, etc.) today!

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Lake Placid Vacation Rental | 3BR | 2BA | 2,134 Sq Ft | Stairs Required
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Waterfront Lake Placid Home: Game Rm, Dock, Kayaks
6 guests · 3 bedrooms · 2 baths
Garden · Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner

This attractive House in Lake Placid, $190 per night for your (business stay, family stay, couples stay, getaway vacation, etc.)

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Lakefront Florida Retreat - Pool Table and Boat Dock
Garden · Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner

Nestled in Lake Placid, this House is perfect for your next vacation. Enjoy Lakefront Florida Retreat - Pool Table and Boat Dock's top-rated amenities, including Air conditioner, Dishwasher and Fireplace, and more.

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Lake Placid

Lake Placid travel guide

Let us help you plan your perfect Lake Placid vacation. Our travel guide highlights things to do, places to see, favorite vacation rental amenities in Lake Placid, and more.

Frequently asked questions

What is the price range for rentals in Lake Placid?

Vacation rentals in Lake Placid have a price range between $84-$3,984. The average price for rentals in Lake Placid is $199 per night.

What are the most popular vacation rental amenities in Lake Placid, FL?

The most popular vacation rental amenities in Lake Placid, FL include:

  • Private pool
  • Hot tub
  • Outdoor patio
  • Full kitchen
  • Wi-Fi

These amenities allow visitors to relax and enjoy the comforts of home while taking in the beautiful Florida scenery. Private pools and hot tubs provide a great way to cool off in the summer, while outdoor patios offer a great place to relax and enjoy the fresh air. Full kitchens and Wi-Fi are essential for those who wish to cook meals and stay connected while on vacation.

Where is Lake Placid, FL?

Lake Placid, FL is a small town located in central Florida, in the heart of Highlands County. It is known for its many lakes, including Lake June-in-Winter, Lake Grassy, and Lake Istokpoga. It is also home to a number of attractions and activities, such as the Lake Placid Tower, the Sebring International Raceway, and the Lake Placid Historical Museum.

What are the best neighborhoods to visit in Lake Placid, FL?

The best neighborhoods to visit in Lake Placid, FL are:

  • Highlands Ridge
  • Lake June Pointe
  • Caladium Park
  • Turtle Beach

These neighborhoods offer a variety of activities, from outdoor recreation to shopping and dining. Whether you are looking for a peaceful place to relax or an exciting adventure, Lake Placid has something to offer for everyone.

What are the popular shopping destinations in Lake Placid, FL?

Popular shopping destinations in Lake Placid, FL include:

  • The Antique Mall
  • The Lake Placid Tower Shops
  • The Lake Placid Marine Flea Market

These shops offer a wide variety of items, from antiques and collectibles to jewelry and clothing.

Is Lake Placid, FL safe to travel to?

Lake Placid, FL is a safe place to travel to. Here are a few reasons why:

  • Low crime rate
  • Friendly locals
  • Well-maintained infrastructure

It's the perfect place to enjoy a relaxing and stress-free vacation.

What is the culture like in Lake Placid, FL?

The culture of Lake Placid, FL is a unique blend of small-town charm and modern amenities. Here are some of the highlights:

  • A strong sense of community and camaraderie
  • An abundance of outdoor activities and attractions
  • A variety of quaint shops, restaurants, and art galleries
  • A thriving music and arts scene
  • A growing population of young professionals

Where can I find affordable accommodation in Lake Placid, FL?

Lake Placid, FL offers a variety of affordable accommodations for visitors. Here are a few of the best options:

  • The Lake Placid Inn & Suites offers comfortable rooms at a great price.
  • The Holiday Inn Express & Suites Lake Placid provides a complimentary breakfast and pool.
  • The Lakeside Inn & Cafe has a cozy atmosphere and a café on site.
  • The Days Inn & Suites Lake Placid offers a convenient location and free Wi-Fi.

No matter what your budget is, Lake Placid, FL has something for everyone.

How can I get around in Lake Placid, FL?

You can get around in Lake Placid, FL by:

  • Driving your own vehicle
  • Taking a taxi
  • Renting a car

What are the must-visit tourist attractions in Lake Placid, FL?

Lake Placid, FL is a great destination for tourists looking for outdoor adventure. Here are some of the must-visit attractions:

  • Lake June-in-Winter Scrub State Park
  • Fountain Park
  • Lake Placid Tower
  • Highlands Hammock State Park

Visitors to Lake Placid can also enjoy a variety of outdoor activities such as fishing, boating, and hiking. With so much to do, Lake Placid is sure to provide the perfect vacation for any outdoor enthusiast.

What is there to do in Lake Placid, FL?

When you're not admiring the numerous murals spread throughout "the Town of Murals," explore the unusual attractions Lake Placid has to offer. A few options below:
  • Toby's Clown School: Put a smile on your face when you visit the American Clown Museum and learn all about clowning as you admire over 1,500 items of memorabilia. While visiting Lake Placid, you're sure to see some of the many clowns who've graduated from the school.
  • - Archbold Biological Station: Tour this conservation, education, and research facility to learn about the uses of natural flora, understand resource-saving methods and explore nature trails.
  • - Henscratch Farms Vineyard and Winery: Pick your own muscadine and scuppernong grapes from August through September or strawberries from December through March. Tour the winery and enjoy tasting the award-winning wines.

What are the top things to do in Lake Placid, FL?

Lake Placid, FL is a great destination for outdoor adventure and fun. Here are the top four things to do in Lake Placid:

  • Visit the Lake Placid Tower, a 26-foot tall observation tower.
  • Hike the trails at Highlands Hammock State Park.
  • Explore the museums and galleries of the Lake Placid Historical Society.
  • Enjoy the outdoor activities at Lake June-in-Winter Scrub State Park.
Lake Placid is a great destination for those looking to explore the outdoors and have some fun. From the observation tower to the state parks, there’s something for everyone to enjoy.

What do I need to know before visiting Lake Placid, FL?

Before visiting Lake Placid, FL, it is important to know that the town is located in the heart of Florida's Highlands County and is known as the Caladium Capital of the World. Here are a few other things to know before visiting:

  • The town is located approximately two hours from either Tampa or Orlando.
  • Lake Placid is home to the picturesque Lake June and Lake Istokpoga.
  • The area offers numerous outdoor activities to partake in such as fishing, boating, and swimming.

What are the most popular vacation rental amenities in Lake Placid?

  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • Air conditioner
  • Internet / Wifi

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