Did you know Orlando means “famous throughout the land?” It’s definitely one of the most famous cities in Florida and centers around a bustling metropolis and beautiful neighborhoods that more than 280,000 residents call home.
Whether you’re looking to live near great schools or want to find a dog-friendly neighborhood where you walk to everything, there’s an Orlando neighborhood for you. To help you find your ideal home, we’ve created a list of the top 25 most popular Orlando apartments based on internet searches to help make your decision a bit easier.
25. Goldelm at Metro West
Goldelm at MetroWest is a luxury community featuring one- and two-bedroom apartments minutes from Universal Studios, SeaWorld and downtown Orlando. Units come with hardwood flooring, air conditioning and a balcony.
Residents can also enjoy the fitness center, clubhouse, picnic area, car wash area, kid’s zone and resident activities program, as well as ample shopping and dining options nearby.
24. The Grand Reserve At Kirkman Parke
The Grand Reserve At Kirkman Parke is in the heart of the MetroWest area between Eagle Nest Park and Turkey Lake. The resort-style community features one to four bedrooms in a variety of floor plans. The spacious accommodations include oversized closets, vaulted ceilings, in-unit washers and dryers and private patios.
Residents can also enjoy a cinema room, baby room, car care center, fitness center and swimming pool. The community is also just off LB McLeod Road, so residents have quick access to lots of dining and entertainment options.
23. Post Lake at Baldwin Park
Post Lake at Baldwin Park is located near the Orlando Fashion Square Mall and Winter Park’s Park Ave. The complex features luxury lofts, townhomes and apartments in one- to three-bedroom floor plans. Spaces come with large closets, vaulted ceilings and private balconies.
Post Lake at Baldwin Park is pet-friendly and includes access to an onsite fitness center, three pools and business center. Residents can even enjoy a vegetable garden, a recycling center and 450 acres of nearby parks.
22. City West
City West offers newly renovated lofts, one- and two-bedroom spaces just minutes from downtown. The gated community includes tennis courts, a swimming pool and a fitness center.
And City West is close to just about everything, such as Universal Studios Orlando, Walt Disney World and Valencia College, as well as shopping and dining options. Commuting is also easy with public transportation, I-4 and I-408 nearby.
21. Enclave at Lake Ellenor
Enclave at Lake Ellenor features open-concept one- to three-bedroom floor plans with skylights, 20-foot vaulted ceilings and lanais. The community, located south of downtown Orlando, includes a fitness center, business center, extra storage, a pet park and 24-hour security system. Plus, it borders the shores of Lake Ellenor, giving residents water views.
Enclave at Lake Ellenor is also close to the Florida Turnpike and is near Walt Disney World, Universal Studios Orlando, The Florida Mall and Mall at Millenia.
20. The Grove Apartments
The Grove Apartments is a pet-friendly community off Highway 15 near Dixie Belle and Wadeview Park neighborhoods. It offers residents studio, one-bedroom, two-bedroom and three-bedroom layouts. Accommodations include air conditioning, a balcony, a garden tub, vaulted ceilings, washer and dryer in unit, hardwood flooring and stunning views. Flexible lease terms are also available.
Residents can enjoy hiking, biking and jogging along nearby trails, as well as have access to a swimming pool, clubhouse, business center, media center and recreation room.
19. The Paramount
The Paramount is located on Lake Eola with quick access to I-4 and Highway 408. The tower building features various one- to four-bedroom floor plans with stainless steel appliances, large closet spaces and an in-unit washer and dryer.
Residents have access to ample amenities, including an on-site grocery store, a heated swimming pool with cabanas and fitness center. Lake Eola Park is just steps away, offering lush green spaces for picnics, bike rides and lakeside walks.
18. 55 West
55 West provides contemporary living in studio, one-, two- and three-bedroom units. This apartment tower is located in downtown Orlando with quick access to I-4 and Highway 408.
The luxury building features a rooftop swimming pool, sundeck and a state-of-the-art fitness center. And its central location means dining, nightlife and shopping are all within walking distance.
17. Zen Luxury Living Apartments
Zen Luxury Living Apartments is situated between Walt Disney World and Sea World Orlando off the I-4. It offers one-, two- and three-bedroom spaces in a pet-friendly community.
Amenities include a 10,000-square-foot clubhouse, a resort style pool, outdoor fire pit with seating areas, lounge and game room for residents to enjoy.
16. River Park Apartments
River Park Apartments features modern one- to three-bedroom units near the University of Central Florida (UCF). With a private entrance to Blanchard Park, River Park provides residents with access to lush greenery and a large conservation area.
On grounds, there are two clubhouses, a fitness center and a washing area for pets. Short-term leasing is also available.
15. Linden Audubon Park
Linden Audubon Park offers spacious one, two and three bedrooms in a variety of floor plans on 19 acres of lush greenery. The units are pet friendly and include spa bathrooms and energy-efficient appliances.
On property, residents have access to a fitness center, a swimming pool and a sundeck. Lake Baldwin and Lake Druid Park are nearby, as well as plenty of shopping, dining and entertainment.
14. The Park at Catania
The Park at Catania has one- to three-bedroom newly renovated units with granite countertops and in-unit washer and dryers.
The complex features a dog park, playground, fitness center, tennis court and business room. The gated community is off Highway 435 near Valencia College’s West Campus, so it is ideal for students.
13. Maitland Oaks
Maitland Oaks is a family-friendly community in a natural wooded setting in the Lake Maitland neighborhood. The community features one- and two-bedroom garden-style apartments and single-story villas with ample storage and a private balcony or patio.
The complex has a playground, pool, community center and computer lab. It’s also minutes away from the Altamonte Mall.
12. Hidden Cove Apartments
Hidden Cove Apartments features affordable one- and two-bedroom apartments with tile floors and fully equipped kitchens just next to Lake Tyler.
Residents can enjoy lake views from the community’s gazebo or spend time at the computer lab, swimming pool or picnic and playground areas. It’s also walking distance to OBT Flea Market where residents can look for unique jewelry, furniture and other goods.
11. West Winds
West Winds features one- and two-bedroom apartments within walking distance from Universal Studios Orlando and is minutes from Mall at Millenia. The pet-friendly spaces come in a variety of floor plans and include a full kitchen and a breakfast bar.
Residents can also take advantage of valet parking, basketball and tennis courts, a clubhouse, large pool and hot tub.
10. Forest Edge
Forest Edge is an affordable, family-friendly community that offers two- and three-bedroom apartments and features a playground and free resident activities centered around families and children.
Situated on Forest City Road, residents are near shopping and dining options, including a spa, Walgreens and two Dollar General stores. The LYNX City Bus Line on Forest City Road and Villa Drive is also a short walk away, making it easy to get around town.
Located in the Dover Shores area, Hollowbrook is conveniently located between highways 408 and 552, giving residents easy access to downtown and the Orlando International Airport.
The pet-friendly community features one-, two- and three-bedroom apartments with all utilities included. Amenities include a playground, an Olympic-sized pool and fitness center.
8. Pineview Apartments
Pineview Apartments is a single-story community that offers studio and one-bedroom spaces minutes from downtown Orlando. Each unit has been recently renovated and features new flooring and fenced patios.
There’s a laundry room on site and pets are welcome. Additionally, Pineview’s prime location near I-4 and State Road 50 provides quick access to shopping, dining and activities.
7. Boardwalk at Alafaya Trail
Boardwalk at Alafaya is student housing near the University of Central Florida (UCF). The community features four-bedroom spaces with individually-leased bedrooms. The Boardwalk at Alafaya also includes all utilities in the rental prices.
The apartments feature a dishwasher, alarm, refrigerator, ceiling fans, are cable ready and can come furnished. Students can also enjoy a pool, business center, basketball courts and a clubhouse.
6. Landon House Lake Nona
Landon House Lake Nona features 280 units that come in studio to three-bedroom floor plans. Residents can enjoy modern, environmentally-conscious designs with 10-foot ceilings, private balconies and stainless steel appliances.
Landon House also offers a clubhouse, game room, a pet spa with grooming area, a resort-style pool and relaxation garden. Located in Lake Nona, the community is near Lake Nona Medical City, home to UCF College of Medicine.
5. Millenia West
Millenia West is a large community in the Millenia area located near the large Mall at Millenia. The pet-friendly complex offers studio, one-, two- and three-bedroom spaces and features a clubhouse, breakfast and coffee concierge and ample storage space.
Residents also are just minutes away from the Orlando International Airport and I-4.
4. District on Baldwin Park
District on Baldwin Park is near Lake Baldwin and features studios through three-bedroom apartments and townhomes with modern designs, private patios and in-unit washer and dryers.
The community is pet-friendly with resort-style amenities, including three pools, an internet café and a clubhouse. The District on Baldwin Park is also minutes away from ample shopping and dining options, including a Walmart across the street.
3. Boca Club Apartments
Boca Club Apartments offers one- to three-bedroom apartments in a family-friendly community. The affordable complex is located just off I-4 between Lake Mann and Lake Sunset and is minutes from Camping World Stadium.
Amenities here include a business center, a playground, a clubhouse and a swimming pool.
2. Island Club
Island Club is a large pet-friendly community located across from Valencia College. Residents can choose from a variety of one-, two- and three-bedroom floor plans with spacious living rooms, vaulted ceilings, oversized closets and in-unit washer and dryers.
The community, which includes a tennis court, swimming pool, racquetball courts, playground and cyber café, is also close to Central Florida Research Park, Patrick Air Force Base and plenty of dining and shopping options.
1. Seminole Ridge
Seminole Ridge is located in Hiawassee and offers two- to four-bedroom units available. The pet-friendly apartments feature walk-in closets and in-unit washers and dryers.
Residents can also take advantage of the sundeck, business center, a pool and basketball and volleyball courts. Ample dining and shopping options, plus Lake Lucy and Lake Stanley, are a short drive away.
We took a look at all of the organic entrances from April 2018 to April 2019 to rental property inventory that was listed on ApartmentGuide.com to see which properties with an Orlando mailing address are most searched by people on the internet. The information included in this article is to be used for illustrative purposes only. The data contained does not constitute availability, financial advice or a pricing guarantee for any apartment.