Discover an Array of Things to Do in Orlando
The Westin Lake Mary, Orlando North is perfectly positioned to experience the many things to do in Orlando and beyond. Connect with nature with the abundance of outdoor activities near Lake Mary or spend an afternoon shopping and dining in Altamonte Springs. From world-class theme parks in Orlando to the beaches of Daytona, you'll find no shortage of fun attractions and activities to keep you occupied. Review our top selections, below, and begin planning your getaway to Orlando today.
Shopping & Dining
Colonial Townpark (across the street)
Visiting Colonial Townpark is an essential thing to do in Lake Mary. This innovative destination features a variety of restaurants, shops, entertainment and Lake Mary's best nightlife.
Seminole Towne Center Mall (3 miles)
Seminole Towne Center Mall is a popular shopping destination featuring more than 120 stores, a movie theatre and five full-service restaurants.
Altamonte Springs (11 miles)
Altamonte Springs is located in the heart of Central Florida, just north of Orlando. It offers visitors a variety of things to do, including an array of scenic parks, dynamic restaurants and charming shopping.
Downtown Lake Mary (3 miles)
Downtown Lake Mary has something for everyone. This picturesque community showcases spacious parks, relaxing spas, unique dining and more.
Downtown Sanford (5 miles)
Downtown Sanford offers a beautiful waterfront setting filled with historic brick streets and buildings. Guests can enjoy art galleries, live music, historic landmarks and specialty shops.
Downtown Mount Dora (20 miles)
Downtown Mount Dora overlooks the breathtaking Lake Dora and is known for its multiple nearby parks, romantic cruises along the Dora Canal, vintage train rides and horse-drawn carriage rides.
Longwood (3 miles)
Longwood, Florida is a city of rich history just three miles south of Lake Mary. Visitors can enjoy walking tours of the historic district that showcase the city's remarkable architecture and quaint charm.
Seminole County, Florida features some of the best golf courses for golfers of all levels to enjoy. With acres of award-winning courses and excellent weather all year, golf enthusiasts are guaranteed to find central Florida's best golf all within miles of our hotel.
Daytona Beach (40 miles)
Often referred to as the "Original American Beach," this 23-mile iconic stretch on Florida's East Coast is one of the only beaches in America that still allows cars beach access in designated areas. Its free access to pedestrians also makes it one of Florida's must-see beaches. Don't miss visiting the recently restored Daytona Beach Pier.
New Smyrna Beach (35 miles)
Named by National Geographic as one of the "World's 20 Best Surf Towns," New Smyrna Beach is a quieter version of Daytona Beach. Offering drive-on beach access, spending a day on this serene beach is a fun thing to do with the entire family.
Outdoor and Nature Activities
Acres of wilderness areas, preserves, pristine waterways and parks are just some of the many things to do in Seminole County. The abundance of outdoor activities proves why Seminole County is Orlando's natural oasis.
Sports and Recreational Facilities
- Seminole County Sports Complex, 9 miles
- Seminole Youth Soccer Complex, 3 miles
- Seminole County Softball Complex, 9 miles
- Sanlando Park, 9 miles
- Sylvan Lake Park, 5 miles
- Red Bug Lake Park, 19 miles
- Soldier’s Creek Park,15 miles
- Downtown Orlando, 18 miles
- Orange County Convention Center, 25 miles
- Universal Studios Orlando Resort Theme Parks, 28 miles
- SeaWorld® Orlando, 30 miles
- Walt Disney World® Theme Parks, 38 miles
Daytona International Speedway
Daytona International Speedway (35 miles) is a 2.5 mile track that hosts numerous races, car shows, photo shoots and social gatherings each year.
North Orlando Attractions
- Heathrow Country Club
- Timacuan Golf & Country Club
- Altamonte Springs
- Central Florida Zoo
- Colonial Townpark
- Daytona Beach
- Daytona Speedway
- Downtown Orlando
- New Smyrna Beach
- Orlando Sanford International Airport (SFB)
- Seminole Towne Center Mall
- Wekiwa Springs State Park