Altamonte Springs, Florida

Living in Altamonte Springs

Altamonte Springs FloridaAltamonte Springs is Orlando's Uptown Area and has both the popular I-4 and SR 436 running through it making it the perfect access point to exciting things to do in Orlando. There are over 200 unique neighborhoods that make up the Altamonte Springs Community.  The central area of the city would be Cranes Roost Park, Cranes Roost Lake, and State Road 436 just east of the I-4 with the I-4 being the access point for residents trying to get out to Daytona Beach or Tampa.

Uptown Altamonte Springs

The central business district of the city is the recently opened outdoor town center, Uptown Altamonte, and you’ll find Cranes Roost’s water fountain located there which features choreographed classical, contemporary, and swing music.

Events in Altamonte Springs at Cranes Roost ParkIn addition to these points, the center of the city has high rise condominiums and large-scale apartment buildings. While residents are regularly enjoying the park area for festivals, holidays, and weddings in the square, the area also finds visitors from nearby areas such as Casselberry, Maitland, and Longwood. Many people visit the Altamonte Mall because of the 18-screen AMC Theatre inside, restaurants nearby, and the indoor shopping experience.

Altamonte Springs Neighborhood Map

Altamonte Springs Neighborhood Map

What You will Find in Altamonte Springs

Altamonte Springs FloridaLiving in Altamonte Springs is wonderful for the location, the amenities, and the city involvement. There are regularly local special events like the Red, Hot, & Boom annual firework festival on July 3rd each year. There are tons of parks and events to enjoy, like Cranes Roost, Lake Orienta Public Boat Ramp, Earth Day Event, and Hermits Trail & Turbull Avenue  recreation can be enjoyed at Merrill Park, Eastmonte, Westmonte, and the Lake Brantley Sports Complex. In addition, students can attend school in the Seminole County Public Schools system with schools such as Altamonte Elementary, Teague Middle, Altamonte Christian School, and Lake Brantley High School. 

Other features of Altamonte Springs

You can easily fly out of the Orlando International Airport, just 30 minutes away from the city or the Orlando Sanford International Airport just 25 minutes north. Your out-of-town visitors can stay at lodging options including the Embassy Suites Orlando North and the Howard Johnson Plaza Altamonte. 

Altamonte MallGo shopping at the Altamonte Mall, the best shopping center in the city, where you’ll find even more shopping at the outdoor city walk venue called Uptown Altamonte. Grab a bite to eat at Hana Sushi, your favorite chains, or Kohinoor, some of the most popular local options. Then spend your weekend at Cranes Roost Park, the cultural center of the city, where events are usually going on like free concerts or family-friendly festivals, and try a round of top-shelf mini golf at the Congo River nearby. 

You’ll love life in Altamonte Springs where people come together and offer a great sense of community.

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