Ocala

Ocala Travel Guide

Hotels in Ocala

Splurge for the night in downtown’s historic district. The wacky but endearing B&B hidden in an 1888 Queen Anne Victorian has 13 antique-filled rooms, five with destination themes, including chinoiserie for China, a bijoux floral Paris apartment, and horse-inspired décor for Argentina.

Restaurants in Ocala

Order the toothsome gumbo at this branch of the New Orleans–themed Floridian chainlet on the central square.

Things to do in Ocala

Not all the stud farms allow riding, but this one does. Ninety-minute rides are preceded by a full instruction run-through; the smart, docile horses amble calmly along the marked trails.