Orlando for Women

Of course you know Orlando’s theme parks, but did you know that they are only a part of what makes an Orlando vacation so magical and appealing? “The City Beautiful” is chock full of entertainment, and there truly is something for everyone here. Regardless of your vacation goals, age, or interests, Central Florida is a dazzling place where unparalleled memories and experiences are just waiting to be discovered. We’ve developed a series of sample itineraries, categorized by interests and travel motivators, to serve as an original guide to the Central Florida area. There will be no theme park recommendations in this series, because chances are that you already have these destinations in your sights. If you’re looking to change it up a bit and try something new, these suggestions will be a perfect fit. See our area from a unique perspective when you take some time to explore, and leave your social media audiences in envy of your shared vacation experiences. You’re already staying like a local in your Contempo vacation home. You may as well have fun like a local, too!

Bachelorette parties, birthday parties, reunions – whatever the reason, sometimes you just need some time with your girls. If you’re planning a girlfriends getaway to the Central Florida area, you do not want to miss these hot spots! Here are our top recommendations for making meaningful memories with your favorite femmes here in Orlando…

Madame Tussauds

I-Drive 360, 8387 International Dr, Orlando, FL 32819
(866) 630-8315
https://www.madametussauds.com/orlando

Madame Tussauds provides visitors the opportunity to indulge in the ultimate fame experience. Guests at Madame Tussauds Orlando will experience the essence of America with this immersive and interactive wax experience, bursting with family fun and world-class entertainment, as you move through themed areas meeting all of your favorite stars from award-winning film actors, to historical and modern world leaders, sports stars, music legends as well as figures important to Florida. All visitors can shake hands with the president, get on stage with rock stars and pop princesses, or get up close and personal with a Hollywood heartthrob and take the ultimate selfie. So, who do you want to meet?

Sugar Factory

I-Drive 360, 8371 International Dr #70, Orlando, FL 32819
(407) 270-7082
https://sugarfactory.com/location/orlando

A celebrity favorite, this American brasserie is sure to satisfy the sweet tooth cravings of both tourists and locals alike. Upscale dining classics are served from brunch to late-night ranging from decadent crepes to flavorful milkshakes, gourmet burgers, ice cream sandwiches and more. Signature treats include a number of celebrity-endorsed Couture Pops, smoking Goblet Drinks, candy infused cocktails, and the one-and-only King Kong Sundae with 16 scoops of ice cream, tasty toppings, and even sparklers! After dinner, guests will want to stay long into the night to enjoy the innovative smoking goblet drinks, top hits dance music, and lively social scene. The atmosphere is perfect for a girls’ night out, birthday and bachelorette parties, and so much more!

Al-Marah Arabians Horse Farm

11105 Autumn Lane, Clermont Fl, 34711
(407) 301-0800
http://www.al-marah.com

Horses are magical. They have long been the ultimate symbol of beauty and freedom. Al-Marah Arabians have dedicated themselves to making the dreams of horse lovers become a reality for 73 years. The farm’s Interactive Horse Experience is an invitation to your family or small group to enjoy an intimate, hands-on encounter with some of the most storied, pedigreed horses in the world in one of the prettiest settings in Central Florida. The 80-acre farm blankets rollings green pastures that are book-ended by two lakes, Lake Nellie and Little Lake Nellie, in Clermont. No two tours are exactly alike. Your guide will shape your experience according to the interests of your party. Each tour is built from the same components such as touring the farm, painting a pony, washing and grooming, meet and greet all of the horses, a riding lesson, and a chance to watch the magic between a trainer and a horse as they perform some spectacular tricks just for you. Al-Marah Arabian Horse Farm is not just a horse farm. It’s a story. Be part of it.

Howl at the Moon

8815 International Dr, Orlando, FL 32819
(407) 354-5999
http://www.howlatthemoon.com/orlando

Get ready for a dueling piano experience unlike any other. Howl at the Moon is the Dueling Piano Bar that Rocks! Howl’s entertainers perform live music 7 nights a week using everything from baby grands to guitars, drums, and more. Whether you’re in the mood for Journey or Lady Gaga – you say it, they’ll play it. The high energy show goes all night and audience participation is a must!

Outlet Malls

  • Orlando International Premium Outlets
    4951 International Drive Orlando, FL 32819
    (407) 352-9611
    http://www.premiumoutlets.com/outlet/orlando-international

    • Orlando International Premium Outlets is Florida’s largest outlet shopping destination. Shop more than 180 outlet designer and name-brand outlet stores including Diesel, DKNY, J. Crew, Kate Spade New York, Nike, Tommy Hilfiger, UGG Australia, Under Armour and Victoria’s Secret.
  • Orlando Vineland Premium Outlets
    8200 Vineland Avenue Orlando, FL 32821
    (407) 238-0703
    http://www.premiumoutlets.com/outlet/orlando-vineland

    • Orlando Vineland Premium Outlets, a Mediterranean inspired outdoor village, is one of the country’s most upscale outlet centers. A true shopping destination, the center is a must do for tourists and locals. Shop more than 160 outlet designer and name-brand outlet stores including Armani Outlet, Bottega Veneta, Burberry, DVF, Nike, Prada, Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH, Tory Burch and Tommy Hilfiger.
  • Lake Buena Vista Factory Stores
    15657 State Road 535 Orlando, FL 32821
    (407) 238-9301
    www.lbvfs.com

    • Lake Buena Vista Factory Stores is known among savvy consumers as one of Central Florida’s “best-kept secrets for outlet deals,” offering factory-direct premium quality merchandise at savings up to 75% off – and sometimes more! Top designer names include: Aeropostale, Calvin Klein-Men & Women, Carter’s, Direct Tools Factory Outlet, Eddie Bauer, G by Guess, Gap, Justice, Levi’s®, Nike, the only Old Navy Outlet in Orlando Florida, OshKosh, Reebok, Samsonite, Timberland, Tommy Hilfiger, Travelpro, U.S. Polo Assn., Under Armour, VF Outlet, Wilson’s Leather and many more. Shoppers love our spacious shops and village setting with convenient store front parking. Stop by our Center Food Court or Internet Café – World of Coffee for specialty coffees, desserts and a wide selection of favorite food items. Relax in the Florida sunshine as children play in our playground.

World of Chocolate

11701 International Dr suite 400, Orlando, FL 32821
(407) 778-4871
www.wocorlando.com

The World Of Chocolate Museum & Café is Orlando’s newest and sweetest attraction, and first chocolate museum of its kind! 25 solid chocolate sculptures up to 6 feet tall! Wine and chocolate pairings! Complimentary tasting of gourmet chocolates from around the world as part of the museum tour!

Studio K

11951 International Dr #2D7, Orlando, FL 32821
(407) 778-4607
http://www.studiokorlando.com/studio

Studio K boasts a beautiful, new 2500 sq. ft facility for dance and fitness! Studio K was the first to offer not only the largest variety of classes for adults in Central Florida, but custom classes exclusively created by Studio K, as well as those reaching Florida for the very first time on the Studio K floor. Experience styles of dance and dance fitness for adults ages 15 and up at all levels of ability including: Abs and Buns, Ballet Rock, Ballet Tone & Sculpt, Ballroom, Breakdancing, Burlesque, Club Salsa, Contemporary, Core Ballet, Dance Team, Heels, Hip Hop, HOT HULA fitness®, Lightsaber Fitness, Music Video Choreography, Musical Theater, Phusia Dance Fitness, POUND®, Retro Rewind Cardio, Rock the Barre, Tap Burn, The Get Down by CrossBreed, TurboKick Live®, Walk the Line Country, Yoga, Zumba®, specialty workshops, celebrity and industry choreographers from all over the world, and more!

Seminole Hard Rock Casino

5223 Orient Rd, Tampa, FL 33610
(813) 627-7625
https://www.seminolehardrocktampa.com

Seminole Hard Rock Casino Tampa is the premier entertainment destination of Central Florida. Owned and operated by the Seminole Tribe of Florida, the property is one of the most successful and largest casinos in the world. The casino features high stakes table games, thousands of the hottest slot machines as well as a smoke free slots area offering 250 popular games. Additionally, there is a new state-of-the-art Poker Room featuring 46 tables. On-site dining and entertainment! The only place to rock one’s body and soul, Rock Spa® is also available along with a plethora of VIP services.

Lakeridge Winery

19239 US-27, Clermont, FL 34715
(352) 394-8627
https://www.lakeridgewinery.com

Lakeridge Winery and Vineyards opened its doors in February 1989 in Clermont, Florida and sits on a 127-acre estate in gently rolling countryside. After years of phenomenal growth, Lakeridge ranks as Florida’s largest premium winery, and remains a pioneer in the development of table and sparkling wines from muscadine and hybrid grapes. More than 160,000 people are expected to visit the winery annually, enjoying its extensive tasting room, festivals and gift shop. Lakeridge wines are sold under the Lakeridge and Lakeridge Reserve brands at the winery and at major supermarkets and wine shops throughout Florida. Together, these labels have won more than 13,000 awards for excellence in winemaking.

The Barefoot Spa

801 Virginia Dr, Orlando, FL 32803
(407) 539-1491
thebarefootspa.com

The Barefoot Spa offers individually customized attentive massage, spa, facial and body treatments with a focus on your overall wellbeing. Enjoy a little time out, filled with comfort, pampering and a sense of belonging that will leave you feeling refreshed and knowing you are in good hands.

Publix Aprons

7524 Dr Phillips Blvd, Orlando, FL 32819
(407) 226-9796
http://www.publix.com/recipes-planning/aprons-cooking-schools

Publix Aprons Cooking Schools’ classes are meant to entertain, amuse, and inspire you, giving you confidence no matter what you’re cooking up. Classes cover a world of cuisines and trendy topics, a baker’s dozen of techniques, special seasonal topics, and even guest appearances by celebrity chefs—TV stars, cookbook authors, and local restaurateurs. You can even schedule private, customized classes for special occasions from showers to birthdays to company team-building events. Looking for a fun night out? Look no further than demonstration-style cooking classes. Sit back, relax, and enjoy as chefs and staff prepare delicious dishes before your eyes—complete with tips and tales from kitchens they have known. Then, enjoy being served each course of what’s on the menu. And take home the recipes to try yourself. Enjoy great food and great fun for one great price.

Painting With a Twist

6700 Conroy Windermere Rd #125, Orlando, FL 32835
(407) 287-5996
https://www.paintingwithatwist.com/orlando

Painting with a Twist is a fun, innovative, art as entertainment studio. They provide your paint, canvas and brushes, and lots of encouragement. Come alone or grab a friend or two, bring your favorite snack and paint along with a fabulous local artist. At the end of the evening you’ll have a one-of-a-kind 16” x 20” acrylic on canvas masterpiece to take home or give as a gift. Professional instructors will guide you through each step of recreating the featured painting, and you’ll have painlessly created a piece of art before you know it!

ICEBAR Orlando

8967 International Dr, Orlando, FL 32819
(407) 426-7555
icebarorlando.com

ICEBAR Orlando is the largest permanent ice bar in the World! Seventy tons of ice is hand-carved into a winter wonderland with lights, music, and the feel of the arctic. A frosty 22 degrees keeps the fabulous frozen sculptures perfect for all your photo moments. A warm thermal parka, fresh gloves, and the opportunity to try world famous drinks are just a few steps from the Florida heat! After your refreshing ICEBAR expedition, slip into FIRE Lounge’s warmth. Featuring Orlando’s best and most popular DJs for evenings of dancing and partying with full service bar, VIP areas with bottle service and delicious new food menu.

DRIP

8747 International Dr #102, Orlando, FL 32819
(347) 855-3747
ilovedrip.com

Dance Show | Rock Concert | Bar Party
A full theatrical love story with dancers performing in paint, flying water and sand backed by a LIVE rock band. Adults only.

For information on these and other area attractions, or to purchase tickets, please contact our friends at Visit Central Florida or Kissimmee Guest Services!