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On the southwest side of Orlando, Florida is the community of Bay Hill. Located in Orange County’s 32819 zip code, Bay Hill is bordered by Lake Tibet on its west side and surrounded by Lake Sheen and several other small lakes.
Orlando boasts over 2,000 lakes as well as 168 golf courses, of which there are two in the Bay Hill area. Bay Hill’s golf course sits at its northern edge, famous for being the home of the annual Arnold Palmer Invitational. A premiere event for the PGA Tour, some of golf’s biggest names come to Bay Hill to play each year. Some of the past winners in the last 30 years include golfing legends Payne Stewart, Phil Mikelson, and Tiger Woods.
The Isleworth Golf and Country Club is minutes from Bay Hill. With scenic greens and a lake view, the course has been touted as the toughest and longest course in Florida. The club also features state-of-the-art tennis and fitness facilities. There is a full range of youth programs, including Camp Isleworth, a summer program combining sports, environmental education, and the arts.
The residents of Bay Hill are about ten miles from dozens of retailers at the Lake Buena Vista Factory Outlet Stores. Closer to home is the Marketplace at Dr. Phillips, a shopping center with national retail stores, groceries and dining options. About a half-mile farther along West Sand Lake Road are the shops at Phillips Crossing and the Bay Hill Plaza.
Bay Hill, an upscale neighborhood with mature trees and ample sidewalks for walking or jogging, is five miles from the closest city park. Frederick Park and Pool is on Hiawassee Road, to the north of Bay Hill. Located at Turkey Lake, visitors can camp, fish, hike, and enjoy the 178 acres of nature preserve.