Quality Inn Conference Center at Citrus Hills
350 E. Norvell Bryant Highway
Hernando, FL 34442
Phone: (352) 527-0015
Fax: (352) 527-2360
Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park is a wonderland for the Florida's animal and plant life. Visitors can have a look at the West Indian Manatees, Red Wolves, Alligators, Black Bears and White-tailed deer, among plenty other animals. Home to hundreds of flora and fauna species, this park offers boating trips, hiking opportunities as well as picnicking spots. Educational programmes regarding Florida's habitat and surroundings is also available. There is also a cafe where visitors can relax with some refreshments. A perfect spot for recreation, The Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park is known for its educational value and stunning wildlife displays.
Crystal River Archaeological State Park is located on Crystal River and within the Crystal River Preserve State Park. The park contains a six-mound area from the Deptford to the Late Fort Walton period. The park also has a limestone slab which is surprising as this kind of slabs are found in area like the Caribbean, South America, and Central America. The site was added to the National Register of Historic Places on September 29, 1970.
Candler Hills Golf Club is situated in the heart of Ocala. The sprawling club provides challenging conditions to golfers with varying skill levels. It is designed by Gordon Lewis.
The Sholom Park, located on South West 80th Avenue, is a beautiful local park. Opened in 2004, this park is a nature lovers' paradise. There are various trails for walking enthusiasts. It also features an area called the "Enchanted Forest" that has a plethora of different trees and a scenic pond.
Mellex Golf Center is located in Ocala and offers an impressive driving range. The golf center also provides golf training by experienced instructors.
Established in 1997, Gypsy Gold is a horse farm, located on Southwest 8th Avenue. Owned and operated by Dennis Thompson, this farm is home to a variety of stallions and mares. You can take a guided tour of the farm and pick up some interesting souvenirs from their gift shop.
Get up close with different species of animals, take a pony or camel ride or simply relax in their picnic area, at the Petting Zoo Ocala. The zoo is home to animals like emus, horses, sheep, peacocks, ducks and more. Located on West Highway 40, the zoo is a fun place to visit with your family.
Newton A Perry Aquatic Center conducts several sessions for Masters Swimming, Water Aerobics and Scuba. Its olympic-sized pool is frequented by swimmers across different age groups and skill levels.