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Downtown Sanford

Sanford, FL
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“antique shops” (36 reviews)
“lake monroe” (29 reviews)
Sanford, FL
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely holiday ate at the District on our last night beautiful pepper steak and lovely waitress who wanted to fly back with us

Thank Sheila C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Walk around downtown and you can browse the many shops that are there. There are many choices of restaurants and bars with varied cuisines.

Thank Texhusky75
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well, not totally surprised - I read the reviews here first. Wife and I wanted to get out and enjoy the beautiful weather yesterday (Sunday, Nov 26, 2017). Downtown Sanford was never on our list of must-see things, but over the last several years I've...More

Thank mikeinflorida1507
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Found myself in Sanford by default....was supposed to fly out of St.Petersberg and Allgiant Airline screwed up so had to drive 2 1/2 hrs away to Sanford/ Orlando Airport. Had a day to spend in Sanford, went into the tourist center in the historic area...More

Thank Laurielovesnewmexico
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sanford has done a lot to bring its downtown back to life and there are some nice restaurants, bars and shops to visit. We enjoyed our day there.

Thank RoadWriters
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you have not been to the Downtown Sanford area in a while then you are in for a treat. So much to choose from! Micro breweries, ethnic restaurants, art galleries, shops and more. Then take a nice walk on the river front to wrap...More

Reviewed 6 November 2017

Great people, climate, businesses, Beautiful lakefront on Lake Monroe just a great place to live. Colonial Room great place to eat.

Thank BigJoeRogers
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Sanford has really come a long way. Downtown has so many different things to do. During the day there is the Splash Park and the playground. There is also basketball courts. It is right on Lake Monroe. There is an exercise path to follow or...More

Thank Joan F
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

This little downtown has nice shopping and stores to browse through. Plus one of the best German Restaurants in the USA. Parking is plentiful and free. Thanks

Thank James L
Reviewed 18 September 2017

We've been visiting for 5 or 6 years once or twice per year, and have enjoyed watching the rebirth of this nice little city. It's on the shores of Lake Monroe, but there's really not much to do around the lake. First Avenue, and Sanford...More

Thank sjhokie
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1 November 2017|
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Response from Gatorpat1 | Reviewed this property |
Lived there for almost 20 years. Still has a small town feel. If you don't have to commute the skinny parking lot (I-4) during rush hours, it is nice place to live.
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10 December 2016|
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Response from George H | Reviewed this property |
For this event you will need to just cruise the area starting on 4th Street up to 6th I am not a resident of Sanford but I always find parking to be easy unless you have physical restrictiond
7 May 2016|
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Response from MyTwoCent s | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. You might have to look up a few online to get a sense of it. Like most downtowns, I think hours are limited. I usually go on weekdays I take off from work and make it a lazy strolling day. I think the city of... More