Planning the Ultimate Orlando Vacation

Southern Dream Vacation Rentals welcomes you to one of the top destinations in the world - Orlando, Florida! This magical city is an enchanting destination of colorful Disney characters, pretty princesses, endless playgrounds and wondrous water parks for all ages.  Choosing one of our vacation homes near Disney over a hotel promises the privacy, space, comfort and amenities of home in close proximity to the theme parks and attractions that await you.
Orlando is a destination with so much to offer it can be overwhelming. A little planning before your trip goes a long way in relieving stress and making time for more fun! And FUN is what a vacation in Orlando is all about. So, let’s plan before we play!

10 Tips for Taking on Theme Parks

10 Tips for Tackling Theme Parks

Get the most out of your time in the theme parks by doing a little planning before you go! Here are the top 10 things to consider.

Free Orlando Activities

It's Free, No Kidding!

Orlando is more than just expensive tourist attractions. Check out our favorite things to do for free in the area.

Top Orlando Attractions

Our Favorite Attractions

With so much to see in Orlando, where do you start? How about with one of our local favorites?

Orlando Dining Guide

42 Restaurants You'll Love

There are countless fabulous restaurants in our area. These are the ones you can't miss!

Guide to Disney Springs

Disney Springs: What You Can't Miss

There is tons to do in the newly renovated outdoor shopping, dining, and entertainment complex. Don't miss our favorites!

Orlando Neighborhood Guide

Orlando Neighborhood Guide

Escape the ticket lines and explore the diverse neighborhoods of Orlando, bustling with culture attractions, state parks, eclectic shops and more!