Student Accommodation Orlando
Orlando is a city in the state of Florida, U.S. It is considered the sixth grandest metropolitan area in the south of the country. Its name was changed from “Fort Gatlin” to “Orlando” after a man named Orlando who lived in the 1800s. Casita offers you affordable student accommodation in Orlando. Our various accommodation options have state-of-the-art facilities and plenty of amenities and services. Also, they are very well located because they’re just 19 to 30 minutes away from the centre of the city.
Why Book Student Accommodation in Orlando?
Orlando is often referred to as “the City Beautiful”. It has over eight ethnicities and seven languages making it a metropolitan melting pot. For this reason, the city is quite the choice for international students. It is also a major-high tech, entertainment, and economic centre, receiving thousands of tourists every year. Casita offers you student accommodation in Orlando near all the significant spots in the city; universities, entertainment venues, historic sites, and downtown.
Universities in Orlando
Casita offers Orlando student accommodation within a short distance to the following universities:
Three student accommodation options in Orlando are within a 19 to 50-minute car ride from the university.
AdventHealth train station is a 28-minute car ride from the university. UCF Superstop bus station is an eight-minute walk from the university and N Alafaya Trail and Centaurus Dr W bus station is a 12-minute walk.
Three student accommodation options in Orlando are within an 11 to 50-minute car ride from the university.
Church Street train station is an 18-minute car ride from the university. N Alafaya Trail and Challenger Pky bus station is a six-minute walk from the university and E Colonial Dr and Crescent Blvd bus station is a nine-minute walk.
How is Orlando for students?
Orlando city is a great destination for students, both local and international. It combines the best of both worlds; learning and fun. It has many renowned high-education institutions that provide high-quality education. You may also enjoy the laid-back lifestyle of the city because it is home to vibrant and lively places that include theme parks, lakes, museums, and restaurants. Orlando is known as “Hollywood East” because it has a plethora of movie studios, giving you as a resident of the city a taste of Hollywood. Orlando has enjoyable warm weather throughout the year, meaning you won’t have to hide away at home because of a freezing winter or a burning hot summer, and you get to enjoy all the great outdoors the city has to offer.
Is Orlando affordable to live in?
Orlando is affordable to live in for families and international students. The cost of living is 3% lower than the state’s average and 4% lower than the national average. When it comes to transportation, housing, education, and healthcare, you don’t have to worry much about their costs as well.
Must-Visit Places in Orlando
Orlando is one of the best cities when it comes to entertainment hubs and cultural spots that are a must-visit. These include SeaWorld, Lake Eola Park, The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, Madame Tussauds Orlando, Discovery Cove, Lake Rianhard, Epcot, Fun Spot America, and Corpus Christi Catholic Church.
Transportation in Orlando
Of course, you’d want to live in a city that has good and accessible transportation that’ll help you get to your university and all the other attractions and venues around the city. Orlando is one of the best cities when it comes to transportation links. Public transportation methods include buses, taxis, and shuttles. The bus service is provided by LYNX and has about 60 routes throughout the city. The bus fare is $2 per ride. The company also provides the LYMMO service, which is a bus that runs around downtown Orlando for free. There are plenty of taxicab providers which operate in the city, including Uber, Lyft, Orlando Transportation, and WPC Transportation. Shared shuttle van services run throughout the city. They run through shuttle companies that provide rides to and from the airport, downtown Orlando, and the major tourist attractions in the city. The city is accessible through the airport, SunRail passenger rail, and the Amtrak train station.
Other Student Accommodations in the USA
Besides offering luxurious student accommodation in Orlando, Casita also offers student accommodation options in nearby cities which include: