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Floating Cottage . . . Gently on the River
1 mi from Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
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4.9/5Exceptional! (77 reviews)
Perfect

"My husband and I spent a couple of blissful weeks in the Floating Cottage. The cottage is beautiful, spotless and comfortable. The boatyard is off the beaten path yet convenient to everything you would want to do or see, with friendly staff and two restaurants on site. Kim is an amazing host who ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 20, 2021

Floating Cottage . . . Gently on the River
Water Lover's Retreat
1 mi from Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
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5/5Exceptional! (35 reviews)
Loved it!

"Loved it!"…"

Reviewed on Feb 2, 2021

Water Lover's Retreat
Holiday Inn Express and Suites Sanford
1.8 mi from Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
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2.5/5 (57 reviews)
Scary

"My reservation was March 20 - 24, 2011. I called to make sure no pets were allowed as my daughter is allergic to animal hair. I was assured they did not allow pets, they offered breakfast, they had no bed bugs, and also had a pool. Upon arrival, I found they do allow pets, there were two businesses ..."…"

Reviewed on Apr 6, 2011

Holiday Inn Express and Suites Sanford
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Comfort Inn & Suites Orlando North
2.5 out of 5
1.4 mi from Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
The price is $99 per night from Feb 28 to Mar 1
4.4/5Excellent! (991 reviews)

"Great hotel. Our room and the hotel were very clean. Staff at check in and check out were helpful and friendly. Breakfast was somewhat lacking but this was due to COVID-19 restrictions."…"

Reviewed on Feb 22, 2021

Comfort Inn & Suites Orlando North
WoodSpring Suites Sanford North I-4 Orlando Area
2.5 out of 5
1.4 mi from Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
The price is $78 per night from Feb 28 to Mar 1
3.7/5Good! (36 reviews)

"Nice room. Bathroom was big. Parking was easy. N i liked the extra security door on entrance"…"

Reviewed on Feb 24, 2021

WoodSpring Suites Sanford North I-4 Orlando Area
Springhill Suites by Marriott Orlando North/Sanford
2.5 out of 5
1.7 mi from Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
The price is $88 per night from Mar 7 to Mar 8
4.3/5Excellent! (704 reviews)

"The property was convenient and close to many of the things we wanted to see in Sanford. We really don't have any dislikes for the price we paid."…"

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2021

Springhill Suites by Marriott Orlando North/Sanford
Sanford Garden Properties - Fully Renovated "Old Florida" Apartment
3.3 mi from Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
The price is $85 per night from Mar 1 to Mar 2
5/5Exceptional! (6 reviews)
Great place to stay.

"Very clean and comfortable. Great hosts."…"

Reviewed on Nov 30, 2020

Sanford Garden Properties - Fully Renovated "Old Florida" Apartment
Florida Farmhouse- Sanford Historic District
2.8 mi from Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
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4.9/5Exceptional! (29 reviews)
Nice place

"Some of the beds are very tall which 2 of us was only 5foot tall and could not get into them. But we will definitely come again!"…"

Reviewed on Feb 22, 2021

Florida Farmhouse- Sanford Historic District
Great 3 bedroom bungalow located in Downtown Sanford
2.9 mi from Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
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4.4/5Excellent! (5 reviews)
Dirty house with pet hair and ants

"The property was not clean, with much pet hair on carpets, sofas, beds and chests of drawers. There was trash under the bed, some unclean bedding, and ants in the kitchen that got into our food. The expectation is that the house would be clean prior to check-in. The stay was an unpleasant experience ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 12, 2020

Great 3 bedroom bungalow located in Downtown Sanford
Bedderonthelake Houseboat. Amazing Location!!
3.1 mi from Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
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5/5Exceptional! (18 reviews)
Luxury Boating

"Communication was excellent, Check in was no problem. The boat has everything and more one needs for an enjoyable visit. The town is within walking distance to bars, shops and restaurants. The whole experience was above and beyond our expectations."…"

Reviewed on Feb 19, 2021

Bedderonthelake Houseboat. Amazing Location!!
Large annex close to downtown Sanford.   Super clean with beutiful tile floor.
3.4 mi from Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
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5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)
Cozy and convenient

"Nice, clean, cozy, and convenient."…"

Reviewed on Apr 4, 2019

Large annex close to downtown Sanford. Super clean with beutiful tile floor.
Historic Cottage, Super Clean, Comfortable and Well Equipped
3.2 mi from Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
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5/5Exceptional! (11 reviews)
Love the bikes

"Property owner was very responsive"…"

Reviewed on Jan 18, 2021

Historic Cottage, Super Clean, Comfortable and Well Equipped
NOT YOUR TYPICAL HOUSEBOAT: 60 FEET OF FUN!
3.1 mi from Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
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4.9/5Exceptional! (49 reviews)
Great Place & Great Host!

"Had a great & relaxing time staying on this houseboat. Exactly as described & friendly people. Its also nice to see downtown Sanford coming alive!"…"

Reviewed on Feb 14, 2021

NOT YOUR TYPICAL HOUSEBOAT: 60 FEET OF FUN!
Cozy Home - Mins to Disney, Daytona & New Smyrna!
3.2 mi from Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
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4.6/5Wonderful! (7 reviews)
Cute home with large backyard

"This home had plenty of beds for us and the grandparents to be near local family over Christmas week. We wished there had been at least a trace of holiday decor like other rentals we’ve used this time of year but kids wrapping paper strewn on the floor and smells from the oven were the best we could ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 11, 2021

Cozy Home - Mins to Disney, Daytona & New Smyrna!
The Historic Craftsman@Park Place Inn
3.3 mi from Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
The price is $150 per night from Mar 2 to Mar 3
5/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)
Great place

"The response was fast with any questions needed and it was a lovely place to stay"…"

Reviewed on Oct 13, 2020

The Historic Craftsman@Park Place Inn
The Coastal Cottage@park Place Inn
3.3 mi from Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
The price is $110 per night from Mar 1 to Mar 2
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Outstanding!

"We loved this cottage! Super clean - above and beyond. Check in was easy, and communication was perfect. Great neighborhood - be sure to get BBQ from Fuel a few minutes away - wow - amazing food! Thank you - we would definitely stay again. Beautiful place."…"

Reviewed on Jan 13, 2021

The Coastal Cottage@park Place Inn
The Charming & Chic Studio@park Place Inn
3.3 mi from Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
The price is $90 per night from Mar 2 to Mar 3
4.5/5Wonderful! (2 reviews)
Overall good

"We enjoyed our stay. Good spot to go to all the natural springs."…"

Reviewed on Oct 17, 2020

The Charming & Chic Studio@park Place Inn
Park Place Inn and Cottages
3 out of 5
3.3 mi from Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
The price is $99 per night from Mar 2 to Mar 3
4.7/5Exceptional! (139 reviews)

"The property is located in Historic Sanford. This means that it is within walking distance to Downtown Sanford with great restaurants, shopping and a very serene river walk. The property is a 3 bedroom 3 baths, washing machine dryer and full kitchen. Plenty of room for a family of 5. Much better ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 13, 2021

Park Place Inn and Cottages
Extended Stay America - Orlando - Sanford
2.5 out of 5
2.1 mi from Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
The price is $107 per night from Mar 29 to Mar 30
Extended Stay America - Orlando - Sanford
Hampton Inn & Suites Lake Mary At Colonial Townpark, FL
2.5 out of 5
3.6 mi from Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
The price is $93 per night from Feb 28 to Mar 1
4.6/5Exceptional! (989 reviews)

"It's a great deal for the money. The property is centrally located"…"

Reviewed on Feb 20, 2021

Hampton Inn & Suites Lake Mary At Colonial Townpark, FL
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Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens is located in a welcoming area of Sanford known for its beautiful lakeside setting. Sanford is home to 22 hotels and other accommodations, so you can find something that's perfect for your stay.

Staying Near Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens

You can choose from 34 hotels and other lodging options within 5 miles of Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens, including these options:

Things to See and Do Near Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens

Now that you've visited Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens, you can discover everything there is to see and do within a few miles of the area.

You can wander around Lake Monroe Park, Black Bear Wilderness Area, or Gemini Springs Park if you want a dose of fresh air. Attractions like Wayne Dench Performing Arts Center and Sanford Museum highlight the local culture. You can enjoy nature at Lake Monroe, Fort Mellon Park, or Green Springs Park.

Seminole Towne Center, St. Johns Rivership, and Mayfair Country Club are a few additional nearby sights. You might also stop by Blue Springs State Park, located 8.8 mi (14.2 km) from Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens, or DeBary Hall Historic Site which is 3.5 mi (5.6 km) away.

Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens?
Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens is located in a welcoming area of Sanford known for its beautiful lakeside setting. You’ll find 57 hotels and other accommodations within a few miles for a convenient home base.
Where is the best place to stay close to Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens?
Comfort Inn & Suites Orlando North is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this hotel offers an outdoor pool and free WiFi. It’s located 1.4 mi (2.2 km) from Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens. Other good choices within a few miles include WoodSpring Suites Sanford North I-4 Orlando Area and Springhill Suites by Marriott Orlando North/Sanford.
How many hotels will I find close to Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens?
Expedia has 57 hotels and other accommodations a few miles from Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens, will I receive a refund?
Yes! The majority of hotel reservations are fully refundable if you cancel prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of your check-in date. If your reservation is non-refundable, you may still be able to cancel and receive a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Put your dates in and click on “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to view the best deals near Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip in the area near Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens?
For additional details about changing or cancelling your stay near Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens, head over to our customer service page.
What can I see and do near Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens?
Spend some time exploring the natural beauty of Lake Monroe Park, Black Bear Wilderness Area, and Fort Mellon Park. Attractions like Sanford Museum and Wayne Dench Performing Arts Center highlight the local culture. Surround yourself with nature at Lake Monroe, Sylvan Lake Park, and Gemini Springs Park.

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