Lake Alfred, Florida is a vibrant city with a charming small town character, in Polk County, about midway between Tampa and Orlando. Visitors are welcomed to the historic downtown by the architecture, shaded sidewalks, and friendly residents. The crown jewel of Lake Alfred may be Mackay Gardens and Lakeside Preserve, a world renowned wedding venue. Scenic lakes around town include Lake Echo, Lake Haines, Lake Rochelle, Lake Swoope, and of course, Lake Alfred. Attractions close to Lake Alfred include Legoland Florida, Disney World, Sea World, Universal Studios, and Busch Gardens. The subtropical climate promises predictable range of weather, from the warm and humid summer, to the sunny and breezy winter.