Key West Resort on Lake Dora

199 West Ruby St., Tavares, FL 32778 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-219-2797
3 Star Property
28.80156-81.72913
+1-800-219-2797
AI Disclaimer

This tool is powered by OpenAI's ChatGPT service. We strive to provide 100% accurate and reliable data to our customers, but third-party content generated by AI, including OpenAI's ChatGPT, can sometimes make errors for various reasons, such as incomplete or inaccurate responses. We advise all customers to exercise caution and to use your best judgment regarding the fidelity of ChatGPT's responses.

Check availability
Very Good
4.0/5

Based on 474 guest reviews

Show Guest Reviews
  • Outdoor pool at hotel
  • Free comp. breakfast
  • Check in time: 4:00 PM
  • Check out time: 11:00 AM
  • Groups/Meetings rating of 7.5/10

Check Current Prices






Standard prices by room type for the next 60 days

Rates shown are nightly rates before taxes and do not necessarily reflect all discounts available. The chart provides the cheapest public rates available by room type.

Verified Reviews of Key West Resort on Lake Dora

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Very Nice Hotel"
Overall Score4.0/ 5
Very nice place. Big rooms, very roomy and clean. I would stay here again.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
04-Oct-2023 Verified Review, stayed from Sat Sep 30 to Mon Oct 02 2023 at a $147.49 average nightly rate.
"Fun & Enjoyable Area!"
Overall Score3.0/ 5
The area around the hotel was fun and enjoyable!
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
23-Sep-2023 Verified Review, stayed from Thu Sep 21 to Sat Sep 23 2023 at a $130.99 average nightly rate.
"Great Fun!"
Overall Score5.0/ 5
Hotel was very clean and we loved that we could walk to restaurants.Great fun was had by all.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
28-Aug-2023 Verified Review, stayed from Thu Aug 24 to Sat Aug 26 2023 at a $126.99 average nightly rate.
"Beautiful Lake View Rooms"
Overall Score3.0/ 5
Beautiful view of the lake from many rooms and super convenient if attending an event in the downtown Tavares area.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
22-Jan-2023 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Jan 20 to Sun Jan 22 2023 at a $161.10 average nightly rate.
"Hotel Overlooking Lake Dora"
Overall Score3.0/ 5
Location overlooks Lake Dora and has a couple of bars, which is great!
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
11-Jan-2023 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Jan 06 to Sun Jan 08 2023 at a $152.10 average nightly rate.
4.0 out of 5. Based on 474 guest reviews

Property Description

The Key West Resort on Lake Dora is the newest hotel in Tavares, FL and the only hotel Downtown - casual luxury located in the city's shopping, business and entertainment districts, we host overnight guests and extended stay family vacations in the same comfort, style and convenience. Our accommodations feature lakeside balcony views overlooking stunning Lake Dora, all-new appliances and amenities, including hi-speed wifi and a full-size outdoor pool. We also offer complimentary breakfast to our guests each morning at one of our favorite local restaurants.Ours is the closest lodging to the Tavares Pavilion on the Lake, one of Central Florida's premier wedding and event venues. Our King and Queen rooms are oversized and spacious, modern and clean. Our Suites feature 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, a full living room, dining room area, full kitchen, stainless steel appliances and granite countertops, with wraparound balconies.Minutes from Leesburg and Eustis, we are a scenic 10- minute cruise along Lakeshore Drive from the arts, shopping and cultural center of Mount Dora. Our vibrant downtown features live music and entertainment on most nights, as well as easy access to boating and jet skiing, vintage and antique shopping, train excursions, a family splash park - and tours of the lakes and scenery surrounding our hotel, from land, sea and sky - aboard the trains, boats and seaplanes that take off from downtown Tavares and Lake Dora in America's Seaplane City!

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 4:00 PM
Check Out: 11:00 AM
Year of Last Renovation: 2016
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Pool Info:
Full size outdoor night time glow pool.
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
Cancel by 4PM EST at least 24 hours prior to arrival to avoid cancellation charges. No Shows - a charge of one night room and tax. Exceptions may apply- please see rate rules.
Total Taxes: 11.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)

Amenities / Features


  • Air conditioning
  • Baby facilities in room
  • Central location
  • Child facilities
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Kitchenette in room
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television

Breakfast Information

Complimentary breakfast for guests at chosen local restaurants.

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Yes! Pets are allowed.
Pets up to 50 lbs. allowed with non-refundable deposit of 50.00 USD per stay. Pets may not be left in room unattended. Guest will be charged for any damage caused by pet. Hotel reserves right to remove guest if pet disturbs or injures other guests.

Internet / WiFI

Free hi-speed wifi.

Suggested AI Generated Itinerary

    Day 1

  • Breakfast: The Goblin Market is a charming restaurant known for its eclectic menu and unique atmosphere. Located 0.8 miles from Key West Resort on Lake Dora.
  • Lunch: The Bavarian Haus is a popular German restaurant serving authentic dishes in a cozy setting. Located 1.5 miles from Key West Resort on Lake Dora.
  • Dinner: Pisces Rising offers a waterfront dining experience with a diverse menu of seafood and American cuisine. Located 1.2 miles from Key West Resort on Lake Dora.
  • Activity: Take a scenic boat tour on Lake Dora with Premier Boat Tours and enjoy the beautiful views and wildlife. Located 0.3 miles from Key West Resort on Lake Dora.
  • Day 2

  • Breakfast: The Crooked Spoon is a trendy breakfast spot known for its creative menu and friendly atmosphere. Located 1.2 miles from Key West Resort on Lake Dora.
  • Lunch: The Goblin Market is a charming restaurant known for its eclectic menu and unique atmosphere. Located 0.8 miles from Key West Resort on Lake Dora.
  • Dinner: Al's Landing is a local favorite for its delicious seafood dishes and waterfront views. Located 1.7 miles from Key West Resort on Lake Dora.
  • Activity: Visit the Mount Dora History Museum and learn about the rich history of the area. Located 0.5 miles from Key West Resort on Lake Dora.
  • Day 3

  • Breakfast: The Crooked Spoon is a trendy breakfast spot known for its creative menu and friendly atmosphere. Located 1.2 miles from Key West Resort on Lake Dora.
  • Lunch: Al's Landing is a local favorite for its delicious seafood dishes and waterfront views. Located 1.7 miles from Key West Resort on Lake Dora.
  • Dinner: The Cellar Door is a cozy wine bar and restaurant offering a variety of delicious dishes and an extensive wine list. Located 1.3 miles from Key West Resort on Lake Dora.
  • Activity: Explore the beautiful gardens and art exhibits at the Mount Dora Center for the Arts. Located 0.6 miles from Key West Resort on Lake Dora.

Previously known as:
Key West Resort Tavares

FAQs about Key West Resort on Lake Dora

What time is check in?

Check in time is 4:00 PM based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

What time is check out?

Check out time is 11:00 AM based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

What kind of breakfast is at Key West Resort on Lake Dora?

Complimentary breakfast for guests at chosen local restaurants.

How much does internet cost?

Free hi-speed wifi.

Is there a pool at Key West Resort on Lake Dora?

Yes, there is a pool on-site at the property. Full size outdoor night time glow pool..

Testimonials:

Testimonials icon
"Your site made the hotel selection process so easy and convenient - weddings are hectic enough. Thank you so much for your instructions and your follow-up. I really appreciate it!" C.R. - Dallas, TX

Find Out More Check Rates