Kissimmee Like a Local
Why You Should Drive to Kissimmee
Whether you and your family are new or longtime residents of the sunshine state, take time to rediscover all the reasons Kissimmee is the Big, Bold Heart of Florida.
In Kissimmee, you'll find endless possibilities for things to do and places to explore. Sunny Kissimmee is only about an hour drive to each coast, on the doorstep of world-famous theme parks, and surrounded by thrilling outdoor adventures.
In addition to being the Vacation Home Capital of the World, Kissimmee is also home to many hotels and resorts perfect for the entire family. You can have all the comforts of home plus amenities like resort-style pools and water parks, one-of-a-kind restaurants, and so much more. So grab your sunglasses, pack an overnight bag, and head to Kissimmee to get the full experience of living in the sunshine state.
Universal's Volcano Bay
Water is Life. Life is Joy.
That’s the philosophy celebrated at Universal’s Volcano Bay™water theme park. It’s the carefree attitude the fabled Waturi islanders have embraced on their Pacific isle for centuries.
Breathtaking tropical atmosphere.
An all-inclusive day resort where guests can enjoy a one-of-a-kind opportunity to swim with dolphins, snorkel among thousands of tropical fish and rays, hand-feed exotic birds and encounter playful otters and curious marmosets.
Disney's Blizzard Beach Water Park
Just lay back and make some sand angels.
Disney’s Blizzard Beach Water Park is the polar opposite of other water parks…a melted ski resort in the middle of Florida! From bunny slopes to black diamonds, this place is packed with downhill thrills and plenty of ways to chill.
From high-speed water slides and exhilarating wave pools to tranquil beaches, Aquatica, SeaWorld's waterpark, delights all ages and interests. This one-of-a-kind waterpark is home to some of the world’s most thrilling water rides, featuring 42 slides, rivers and lagoons and 84,000 square feet of sparkling white, sandy beaches.
Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Water Park
Come chill out like the calm before a storm on the beach or while floating down a creek.
Go against the tide at Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon Water Park. It blows other water parks away! ’Cause after the storm of storms blew through, it left this tropical paradise full of twisting slides, sandy beaches and the largest inland wave pool around in its wake.
A fabulous day of water park.
Make a splash on the slides including a multi-guest racer, hang out in the refreshing lazy river, and watch the Live! entertainment including DJ's, parties, and amazing surprise guests.
High-speed thrills and tropical, tranquil surroundings.
Within a soothing Key West atmosphere await slides, corkscrews, water falls, a wave pool, children’s water playground and other family attractions. Choose to race down rapids, dig your toes into the sand or relax all day in a private cabana.
Margaritaville Resort Orlando
Omni Orlando Resort at ChampionsGate
Gaylord Palms Resort and Convention Center
Embassy Suites by Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista South
Wyndham Orlando Resort & Conference Center/Celebration
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Jeeves Florida Rentals
Spread out in style and get comfortable with these single-family homes.
Spacious homes with multiple bedrooms and bathrooms, roomy common areas, private pools, and big kitchens are the recipe for the perfect vacation. Partners like Jeeves Florida Rentals offer all that and more, including themed bedrooms and game rooms to delight all ages.
The Bear’s Den Resort Orlando
Families and friends can stay under one roof with these multi-family homes.
If you’re visiting Central Florida and seeking lots of bedrooms and fun amenities for all ages, multi-family vacation homes are the way to stay. At The Bear's Den Resort Orlando, private rental homes can comfortably sleep up to 18 people.
Magical Vacation Home
Enjoy luxe lodging in Central Florida with these luxury Villas.
With ultra high-end properties featuring chefs kitchens, private spas, personal concierge service, and more, Kissimmee can accommodate the most lavish of lifestyles. The Isole Villa by Magical Vacation Homes offers a multi-tiered pool with an island for lounging in the sun, and that's just the beginning.
Elite Vacation Home
Making a splash is always a good time!
Many memories are made in the pool, splashing the day away. Elite Vacation Homes offers a range of different vacation home rentals with private pools and some with hot tubs, too.
Magic Village Views
Kissimmee makes everyone feel at home with these fully accessible homes.
Several property management companies offer fully accessible homes with luxury amenities. Companies like Jeeves Florida Rentals offer a range of accessible properties, including ground-level homes with open floor plans for easy navigation.