Nestled between the lakes on the Butler Chain of Lakes, Windermere, Florida is considered one of Florida’s most sought-after areas of lakefront property. . Located on an isthmus next to Orlando, Windermere is made up of several communities, including Eden Isle, Summerport, and Lakes of Windermere. Windermere is also home to many gated communities, like Tildens Grove, Keenes Pointe, Bellaria, Chaine du Lac, and Isleworth.
With its luxurious ambiance and population of celebrities and sports stars, Windermere is often referred to as "Orlando's Beverly Hills." Windermere does not have a lot of attractions to offer, but it is close enough to Orlando to make up for it. In fact, Windermere is so close to Orlando that some areas of the community can see the Magic Kingdom’s nightly fireworks display right from their homes. Meanwhile, golfers will love teeing off at the Golden Bear Club or the Windermere Country Club.
Windermere schools fall under the Olympia and West Orange school districts, with several public and private schools serving the area. Windermere Preparatory School and The Crenshaw School are just a few examples of the area’s excellent educational facilities.
The Windermere real estate market features many upscale homes and is home to at least one of America's most expensive. Many of Windermere’s new luxury homes for sale boast eight or more bedrooms.