Montverde is found about 24 miles to the northwest of Orlando and about 34 miles from the airport. Disney World is only 23 miles away, along with many other top Orlando attractions. Florida's Turnpike is found very close to the town, which makes it easy to get to Orlando and other parts of Central Florida. View a Google Map of Montverde.
The most well-known community found in Montverde, Florida is called Bella Collina. It's a luxury golf and country club community found on the shores of Lake Apopka.
Bella Collina provides a guard gated golf community with 800 luxury homes. Homes range from about $1 million to more than $10 million and were built between 2006 and 2009. Most of the homes found in Bella Collina are rather large starting around 4,000 square feet and going up to as much as 12,000 square feet.
The community features an 18-hole championship golf course designed by Nick Faldo. Other community amenities include:
The community is also known as an equestrian community with more than 1,900 acres of total land. It's a mixture of golf, lake and equestrian and provides plenty of excellent activities for families to enjoy all throughout.
While Bella Collina may be the community's premier neighborhood, it's not the only place for real estate in Montverde. Other homes within the area range in price from about $230K up to about $1 million.
Montverde is well-known for the Montverde Academy, which is a preparatory boarding school for grades seven to twelve. The school actually serves lower grades, as well, but the boarding program is only available for 7th to 12th grade and Post Graduate students.
Montverde Academy offers 32 AP courses, 6 SAC programs and 35 clubs and societies. The school boasts a 100% college acceptance rate and 70% of the faculty has advanced degrees.
Along with this advanced academy, the Montverde area is served by Grassy Lake Elementary, East Ridge Middle and East Ridge High.
While the community of Montverde isn't very large, it's a rather desirable area for many types of homebuyers. As the home of Bella Collina, a very desirable luxury community, it offers some excellent homes with plenty of amenities. Residents living in Montverde often enjoy playing golf, water activities and equestrian activities.
The town is located close enough for residents to enjoy all Orlando has to offer, along with the surrounding area. Many of the top Central Florida attractions are found less than an hour away. Homebuyers seeking a smaller community with plenty of space and access to big city amenities will enjoy living in the Montverde area.