With over 150 Golf courses in the greater Orlando area there is plenty of choice available. Bahama Bay Resort is conveniently located for a number of Top Golf Courses including Orange County National, Champions Gate and Celebration Golf Club. Highlands Reserve - The course is located on U.S. Highway 27 just north of Interstate 4 and just south of of Route 192, the main route into Disney World. Ridgewood Lakes Golf and Country Club - 12 minutes southwest of the Disney attractions. 18 hole. Falcon Fire Golf Club - in Kissimmee on Seralogo Boulevard, 18 hole. Further information is available from the Concierge Desk or Ticket Information Point.
There are a number of fishing trips available which are advertised in the brochures/leaflets near the concierge desk in the clubhouse at the resort. There are organised guided Bass Fishing trips on a few local Lakes, and you can go east or west for shark fishing, or any type of sea fishing, Tampa, St Petes is around an hour away as well. Some guests have purchased fishing rods/bait from the 24hr Super Walmart which are reasonably priced and enjoyed fishing from the dock, Lake Davenport at Bahama Bay. At the lake you will catch Bass, Crappies, Panfish or (Blue Gills) weird Mud pike (Bowfins) Alligator Gar, Catfish. The resort has its own license so there would be no need to acquire your own.
Some of our favourite places to dine:-
The Olive Garden
The Cheesecake Factory
Some of our favourite places to shop:-
Premium Outlets (an outdoor outlet mall save 25%-65% off designer brands)
Florida Mall (a large enclosed shopping mall with over 250 stores)
The Mall at Millenia ( a contemporary indoor shopping mall with over 150 stores)
Notes on Driving in the Orlando Area:- Toll booths are a fact of life in the Orlando area and throughout the State of Florida. While driving in Florida, be sure to keep some cash handy to pay any toll booth fees.