The City of Orlando’s Metro West neighborhood is located in the northwest region. It has a population of just over 50,000 people and contains many high-end residential areas such as Grove Park, Belle Isle Estates, Wellington Hills and more. The area was developed to be an upscale suburb with easy access to downtown Orlando from Interstate Highway 417 (I-417).
This neighborhood offers some great parks for recreation including Meadow Woods Nature Preserve which features wetlands that are home to many native plants and animals and Florida Southern College Arboretum & Gardens which includes landscaped gardens containing trees from all around the world. Golfing enthusiasts will love Osprey Pointe Golf Course at Dr Phillips where there are 18 holes with varied levels of difficulty.
The Metro West neighborhood in Orlando FL is home to the City of Winter Park’s Mennello Museum of American Art which displays a wide range of fine art including paintings, sculptures, drawings and more by Americans from all regions and time periods. There are also many shops that can be found throughout this area for shopping or just enjoying some coffee at local cafes such as The Coffee Beanery and Cafe on Aloma Avenue.