Florida Center Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Florida Center is a large neighborhood in Orlando. The community is located along the Florida Turnpike to the north and east, Sand Lake Road to the south, and Turkey Lake Road to the west.
The Florida Center area is situated in the heart of some of the best attractions in the Orlando area. One of the biggest and best known is Universal Studios, on the northwest side of the neighborhood. Universal Studios is a major theme park that allows visitors to ride a variety of thrill rides linked to the themes of a wide variety of movies. It also offers numerous sit-down shows, live-action shows, and parades.
Part of Universal Studios is Islands of Adventure. This major roller coaster park has some of the biggest and best roller coasters in the area and is an extremely popular destination for tourists and residents alike. Many residents get annual passes so that they can visit both Universal Studios and Islands of Adventures numerous times throughout the year.
Also part of the Florida Center community is some of the best shopping in the area. On the corner of International Drive and Oak Ridge Road is Festival Bay Mall. It is a popular area mall that features Ron John Surf Shop. This shop has an indoor wave pool as part of the store. This mall also features Van’s, which has a skate park. The mall is well designed and has a wide variety of stores.
Another popular shopping destination is Prime Outlets, located across from Festival Bay Mall. The outlet mall features some of the biggest brand-name stores and is a popular shopping destination for many who live outside the area.