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Absolutely lovely

There is much to see and a beautiful setting. There is a wide variety of shops, artwork, crafts, antiques and multiple places to eat. You could easily spend several days... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Andrea B
Douglas, Georgia, United States
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Douglas, Georgia, United States
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52 reviews
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

There is much to see and a beautiful setting. There is a wide variety of shops, artwork, crafts, antiques and multiple places to eat. You could easily spend several days enjoying the sites and tastes of this lovely town.

Thank Andrea B
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Perfect town for strolling by the lake, enjoying dinner or drinks with friends evenings or weekends.. the farmers market on Saturday mornings is a must! Check out the Hollerbachs Willow Tree (German) restaurant for a great time and awesome food.. and now they have a deli just around the corner for all your take home favorites!! The Breezeway restaurant is... More 

Thank DeeFL
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57 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Popped to Sanford on a stormy morning to give us all a break from the hustle of the theme parks. As with most places I am sure it looks better when bathed in sunshine especially the lake area. We had a quick bite to eat at The Breezeway restaurant and browsed around a few of the antique/art shops and a... More 

Thank Brunion
Sanford, Florida
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Quaint shops and good food! A nice compliment to the beautiful lake front! Truly Sanford is a hidden gem

Thank Teri J
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14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Restaurants, Bars, Breweries, Shops, Art, Waterfront walkway, great parks.See Sanford365 for what is happening this week

Thank Mike A
Orlando, Florida
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Downtown Sanford is awesome. Had dinner at The Smiling Bison and drinks and dancing at Celery City. A great night, worth the drive!

Thank sheryl1564
Cape May, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017

One of the more beautiful and well planned historic towns in all of Florida. Attractive storefronts, nice areas for outdoor dining, cobblestone streets, pleasant signage. Lots of benches. Quaint street lighting. Wonderful green spaces throughout. Signs sprinkled around and about explaining the town's fascinating history,

Thank markhellinger
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24 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

So many great restaurants, breweries and shops to visit! We loved walking along the Riverwalk and on Magnolia street. Don't miss this treasure of a town.

Thank Bonj62
Orlando, Florida
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16 reviews
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

Really enjoyed the antique shops and the variety of restaurants. The area is kept spotless and the people were friendly in every shop.One may also walk to the lake for a picnic if you wish. Went with a group of friends and we all enjoyed the day.

Thank 91camolot
Middleburg, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 11 March 2017

I couldn't believe how easy it was to get to the Train Station. Wish I had more time to look around Sanford before getting to the Auto Train. The train station is clean, although the store here is much smaller than the one in Lorton, VA. We were still able to grab a sandwich for lunch. Everyone was courteous and... More 

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