Community Spotlight: Sorrento, FL

By Roger Jimenez

Have you heard of Sorrento, the stunning tiny town right near Orlando? We made a video showcasing the area and how it could be the perfect spot for you or the whole family to consider as a potential home, you can watch it above or read ahead to find out more!

Where is it?

Sorrento is located just off the 429 Connector, making it incredibly accessible. Thanks to State Road 46 and ongoing construction efforts, traveling to and from Sorrento has never been easier. This charming town is also just a short 15-minute drive away from the delightful communities of Mount Dora and Lake Mary. Additionally, the town of Winter Garden is a mere 20-30 minutes away.

map of orlando with sorrento highlighted

One of the standout features of Sorrento is its ideal placement in Lake County, offering a serene and tranquil atmosphere away from the hustle and bustle of crowded city life. With a population of less than 1,000 residents (875 as of 2020), anyone can soak in the peace and quiet of a close-knit community while still enjoying the convenience of nearby urban amenities.

RedTail Neighborhood

The gated community of RedTail is known for its championship 18-hole golf course, which was designed by renowned golf architect Dave Harman. The golf course is a central feature of the community and offers residents the opportunity to enjoy the sport in a picturesque setting.

drone shot of red tail community

Our featured homes in RedTail boast custom-made layouts that provide more space and acreage than your average Orlando neighborhood. With open floor plans, main-level bedrooms, and beautifully designed kitchens, these homes are guaranteed to wow the crowds. 

open living room with kitchen and dining room

Residents of RedTail have access to a stunning 480-acre golf course, a giant clubhouse, resort-style pool, tennis courts, and a dedicated fitness center, making sure almost every need can be met just a few steps outside your home.

drone shot of clubhouse with large pool
inside fitness center with silver equipment


Sorrento's RedTail community offers homes tailored to various budgets and preferences. While the featured home in the video stands at a remarkable $1.2 million, other homes in RedTail start at around $600,000 and can go up to $3 million, ensuring there's a perfect fit for every homeowner. In Sorrento as a whole, the average price for a home is in the mid $400's, with four bedrooms and three bathrooms.

Local Dining 

Mount Dora’s swanky downtown scene, just a few minutes away, is full of entertainment, dining, and all around shopping for locals to explore, including the sprawling Mount Dora Marketplace, the iconic seafood restaurant Pisces Rising, and the Florida-inspired restaurant 1921, just to name a few.

downtown mount dora streets



Discover Sorrento, Florida, Orlando's best-kept secret. Located conveniently near the 429 Connector, this tranquil town offers easy access to nearby delights like Mount Dora and Lake Mary. Sorrento's star, the RedTail neighborhood, features custom homes with spacious layouts, a golf course, and resort-style amenities. Homes in RedTail cater to various budgets, ranging from $600,000 to $3 million. Plus, with Mount Dora's lively downtown scene just minutes away, there's no shortage of entertainment, dining, and shopping options for Sorrento residents to enjoy.


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