Saddlebag Lake - Weirsdale real estate is considered a beautiful, but lesser known, market for lake homes and lake lots in Florida.
Saddlebag Lake can be found in the Weirsdale suburb of Marion County, Fla. Orlando lies only one and half hours away, perfect for a day trip!
While there are smaller airfields nearby, the nearest major airport is Orlando International Airport, one and a half hours away. Urgent care can be received at UF Health The Villages Hospital, less than 10 miles away.
Grocery and snack needs can be satisfied at Weirsdale Grocery, less than six minutes from Saddlebag Lake. Locals insist that newcomers taste a few reputable restaurants, such as Yum Yum Kitchen, Gator’s Dockside Ocala, and Horse & Hounds Restaurant.
This 50-acre lake is a countryside oasis. The lake offers several locations for shore fishing and is well-suited to small craft such as canoes or kayaks. Saddlebag Lake does not contain a boat ramp, and local bylaws may be present regarding boating regulations.
For anglers looking to throw out a line, common fish found in Saddlebag Lake are Largemouth Bass, Channel Catfish, and Oscar.
The Ocala National Forest is less than twenty miles away! Visitors flock from around the world due to the natural beauty here. There are crystal clear waters inhabited by manatees, miles of hiking trails, and other unique outdoor attractions!
Nearby Lady Lake offers a plethora of highly-rated eateries, such as Bamboo Bistro, County Line Smokehouse & Spirits, and El Ranchito. Those looking to spend some time on the links will be delighted to know there are courses and clubs nearby! The closest is Harbor Hills Country Club and The Lakes Golf Club in Lady Lake.
Orlando is an epicenter for exciting amusement parks for all ages! The city is, of course, most known for being the home to Walt Disney World, which consists of amusement parks, water parks, live events, and great food. Disney is always adding new attractions making it the perfect vacation destination for families!
At Universal Studios, guests can grab a pint of butterbeer, fly on a broom or explore Hogwarts at the Harry Potter World. They can also face velociraptors and a giant T-Rex on the Jurassic Park boat ride and explore the Marvel Universe by riding the thrilling Incredible Hulk Coaster.
The Orlando experience doesn't only include theme parks! Other adventures that await you here are indoor fun centers, an alligator breeding center, state-of-the-art golf courses, and fantastic food!
After a long day of exploring the city, grab a bite to eat at one of the many highly-rated restaurants. Examples include Kres Chophouse, Reyes Mezcaleria, Mrs. Potato Restaurant, and Bubba Gump Shrimp Company.
Life on Little Sand Lake provides you with the best of both worlds. Enjoy the peaceful shade of the oak trees and embrace the sun-filled fun at Orlando’s theme parks. This lake destination has it all!