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Sanford, FL

Downtown Sanford, Florida is a beautiful city located on Lake Monroe. There are many shops and restaurants. Any given day you can enjoy a walk around town with a multitude of... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
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Sanford, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Downtown Sanford, Florida is a beautiful city located on Lake Monroe. There are many shops and restaurants. Any given day you can enjoy a walk around town with a multitude of experiences.

Thank mpwhelan61
Sanford, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Downtown Sanford always has something going on event wise. Its decent and a lot of places for your children to go. I dont like the parking or the neighborhood it surrounds. Nothing you can do but it can get a little rough at night. Overall though it's very nice.

Thank meganmX577ZN
Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a wonderful place for your family on a Sunday. They have a farmers market right in the center of town with plenty of casual restaurants that are family friendly. Also located directly behind the town center is a boulevard on the water which is beautiful!!

Thank KenmareLisa
Sanford, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great atmosphere, very happy people and really good food. The Christmas decorations and parade were awesome.

Thank AlineFSilva
New Smyrna Beach, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sanford is on its way to becoming a quaint little town. I have visited twice with friends and we enjoy walking and talking and finding pieces of "Paint the Trail" around town. Next to the visitor center is a display of painted fence panels and if you search around town you will find more. We were told not to go... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although the civic center looks small, it held a good group of depression glass vendors. I found lots of my pattern as well as that of my nieces. Great show!

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Fairfax, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So much fun to discover the pubs and shops and marvel at the unique "old Florida" architecture. Residents were all friendly and helpful. Can't wait to return; so much to do in the area and love the non-touristy vibe.

Thank Lucy C
Cocoa Beach, Florida
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friends and I have been traveling to Sanford's downtown for the past 15 years...mainly to antique after Mt Dora and have lunch after a stroll around this historic area. The old downtown has been remodeled and lots of work done to update and it is pretty, but the shops are mostly gone. Only a hand full of antique shops... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

On Saturday there is a very active farmer's market on Main Street and the river walk is also very nice with benches. There is a Park with pavilions where you can picnic and also grills. There is a lovely museum. Take a lovely stroll down main street and have lunch at the many diverse restaurants.

Thank BeenThereGoingSoon
Winston Salem, North Carolina
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

Lots of little shops with unique items - friendly owners . River walk is relaxing if you're just looking for a place to sit and just breathe in - this is the place

Thank Bfgmatilda

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