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Comfort Inn & Suites Orlando North
2.5 out of 5
1.4 mi from Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
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The price is $99 per night from Jan 25 to Jan 26
4.4/5Excellent! (995 reviews)

"I loved everything about this hotel but I was shocked when I opened the door to find they upgraded me to a suite! This was especially welcoming as my husband was in the hospital recovering from back surgery and I had a very long and stressful day. The room was quiet and very comfortable and had every ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 26, 2020

Comfort Inn & Suites Orlando North
Water Lover's Retreat
1 mi from Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
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5/5Exceptional! (33 reviews)
Our Manatee Trip on the Water

"This was such an amazing experience for our family. We came to Sanford to explore the Blue Spring State Park and get to see the manatees during their migration. The houseboat was wonderful and the hosts were amazingly accommodating. The houseboat had absolutely everything we needed. Cleanliness was ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 21, 2021

Water Lover's Retreat
Floating Cottage . . . Gently on the River
1 mi from Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
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4.9/5Exceptional! (75 reviews)
Best getaway in Central Florida!

"The Floating Cottage is a perfect---and quaint---getaway! One of the best things is feeding the turtles!!! Kim, the owner, is friendly and responsive to emails, texts, and questions about the property---as well as a provider of great information about things to see and do in the Sanford, FL area! ..."…"

Reviewed on Dec 17, 2020

Floating Cottage . . . Gently on the River
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WoodSpring Suites Sanford North I-4 Orlando Area
2.5 out of 5
1.4 mi from Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
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The price is $74 per night from Feb 7 to Feb 8
3.8/5Good! (19 reviews)

"Excelente ubicación, el personal muy amable en todo momento, buen gimnasio"…"

Reviewed on Dec 29, 2020

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 Feb 2 to Feb 3
4.3/5Excellent! (699 reviews)

"Clean and spacious! This was a nice stories given the price point. I will definitely be going back!"…"

Reviewed on Jan 19, 2021

Springhill Suites by Marriott Orlando North/Sanford
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
Three Units, Perfect for Families, Mini Fridge, Balcony, Golf, Pool & Tennis
1.7 mi from Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
The price is $522 per night from Jan 25 to Jan 26
Three Units, Perfect for Families, Mini Fridge, Balcony, Golf, Pool & Tennis
Great for Families, Three Units, Pool & Waterslides, Tennis, Golf
1.7 mi from Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
The price is $522 per night from Jan 25 to Jan 26
Great for Families, Three Units, Pool & Waterslides, Tennis, Golf
Modern Unit! Pool, Breakfast, Parking!
1.7 mi from Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
The price is $174 per night from Jan 28 to Jan 29
Modern Unit! Pool, Breakfast, Parking!
Great for Groups! Four Units, Pool, Golf, Tennis, Close to Dining, Free Parking
The price is $696 per night from Jan 25 to Jan 26
Great for Groups! Four Units, Pool, Golf, Tennis, Close to Dining, Free Parking
Modern Unit, Pool, Hot Tub, Free Parking, Breakfast
1.7 mi from Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
The price is $174 per night from Jan 25 to Jan 26
Modern Unit, Pool, Hot Tub, Free Parking, Breakfast
Two Units, Pool, Golf, Tennis, Close to Dining, Free Parking, Free Breakfast
1.7 mi from Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
The price is $348 per night from Jan 25 to Jan 26
Two Units, Pool, Golf, Tennis, Close to Dining, Free Parking, Free Breakfast
Families Welcome! Two Units, Mini Fridge, Free Breakfast, Pool
1.7 mi from Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
The price is $348 per night from Jan 25 to Jan 26
Families Welcome! Two Units, Mini Fridge, Free Breakfast, Pool
Comfy Four Units! Pool and Close to Attractions!
1.7 mi from Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
The price is $522 per night from Jan 25 to Jan 26
Comfy Four Units! Pool and Close to Attractions!
Two Multi Units, Pool, Golf, Free Parking, Free Breakfast
1.7 mi from Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
The price is $174 per night from Jan 25 to Jan 26
Two Multi Units, Pool, Golf, Free Parking, Free Breakfast
Great for Families, Pool & Waterslides, Tennis, Golf
1.7 mi from Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
The price is $174 per night from Jan 25 to Jan 26
Great for Families, Pool & Waterslides, Tennis, Golf
Families Welcome! Golf, Yoga, Tennis, Pool! Free Breakfast, Free Parking
1.7 mi from Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
The price is $174 per night from Jan 25 to Jan 26
Families Welcome! Golf, Yoga, Tennis, Pool! Free Breakfast, Free Parking
Three Comfy Units FOR 15! Pool, Gym, Free Parking AND Free Breakfast
1.7 mi from Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
The price is $522 per night from Jan 25 to Jan 26
Three Comfy Units FOR 15! Pool, Gym, Free Parking AND Free Breakfast
Two Multi Units, Pool, Golf, Free Parking, Free Breakfast
1.7 mi from Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
The price is $348 per night from Jan 25 to Jan 26
Two Multi Units, Pool, Golf, Free Parking, Free Breakfast
Four Multi Units, Pool, Golf, Free Parking, Free Breakfast
1.7 mi from Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
The price is $696 per night from Jan 27 to Jan 28
Four Multi Units, Pool, Golf, Free Parking, Free Breakfast
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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 80 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?
WoodSpring Suites Sanford North I-4 Orlando Area is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this hotel offers free WiFi and free parking. It’s located 1.4 mi (2.3 km) from Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens. Other good choices within a few miles include Comfort Inn & Suites Orlando North and Springhill Suites by Marriott Orlando North/Sanford.
How many hotels will I find close to Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens?
Expedia has 80 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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