Travelers are voting Lake Eola Park, Lake Apopka and Lake Jesup as the best of 5 lakes near Orlando. There are 6 lakes near Apopka a city just 43 km from Orlando and 4 lakes near Kissimmee which is 39 km distant. The most popular of these are Lake Apopka near Apopka and Lake Jesup in Kissimmee. You can find 31 lakes in Florida and 2108 lakes in the country of United States. Our members favorite in Florida is Lake Eola Park and Lake Superior is the top pick in United States. Want more? Check out our map of lakes near Orlando.