DeLand, Florida

DeLand is a city in the U.S. state of Florida. It is the county seat of Volusia County.The city was founded in 1876, and was named for its founder, Henry Addison DeLand. DeLand is home to Stetson University, Florida's oldest private college, as well as the Museum of Art DeLand. There are many things to do in DeLand and the nearby small towns of Orange City, Debary, and De Leon Springs. From Guided nature and boating tours to DeLand dinner cruises!DeLand Florida has an active historical society, museums and theaters including: The DeLand House Museum, African American Museum of Art, Athens Theatre, Memorial Hospital Museum, and others. Dive into history in DeLand. Antiques are easy to find with many shops in the area.


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  • Comfort Inn -DeLand
  • Hampton Inn & Suites Deland
  • Hontoon Landing Resort & Marina
  • Comfort Inn DeLand
  • Tropical Resort and Marina
  • Chimney Corner Motel
  • Budget Inn of DeLand
  • Artisan Downtown
  • Deland Country Inn
  • Orange Tree Inn

Things to Do

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  • Stetson Mansion The house was designed by popular Philadelphia architect George T. Pearson in 1886. Pearson also designed several buildings for Mr. Stetson on the Stetson University campus, as well as the Stetson factory buildings in North Philadelphia.
  • Blue Heron River Tours Your two hour Blue Heron River Tour will take you on a trip south on the St. Johns River past the manatee refuge at Blue Spring State Park.
  • Hontoon Island State Park Hontoon Island State Park is a 1,648acre Florida State Park located on Hontoon Island between the St. Johns River and the Hontoon Dead River in Volusia County.
  • Stetson University Stetson University is a private, nonprofit university with four colleges and schools located across the I-4 corridor in Central Florida, United States, with the primary undergraduate campus located in DeLand.
  • Reptile Discovery Center The Reptile Discovery Center is a unique facility in which visitors are exposed to a wide variety of reptile species. In the Center's Serpentarium, dozens of the world's most dangerous and exotic snakes are on display, including a thirteen-foot king cobra and a fourteen-foot burmese python.
  • Athens Theatre The Athens Theatre is one of the few existing examples of a classic American theatre in Central Florida.
  • Highland Park Fish Camp Highland Park Fish Camp in Deland, Florida is proudly frozen in time – it’s the way “old Florida” used to be, before theme parks arrived on the landscape.
  • Lake Beresford Park The park is highlighted by a 1.8mile multi-use trail that follows the perimeter of the parcel. This trail connects to the Spring-to-Spring Trail, which allows patrons to walk, run, skate or bike three miles down to Blue Spring State Park.


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  • Santorini Restaurant
  • Sonny's BBQ
  • De La Vega
  • Emmy's Time Out Tavern
  • DeLand Fish House
  • Byte
  • Cress Restaurant
  • Angelina's Pizzeria
  • Bellini's
  • Cook's Buffet, Cafe & Bakery
  • Tonys New York Pizza
  • Boston Coffeehouse
  • Half Wall Beer House
  • Sweet Spot
  • Manzano's
  • Oudom Thais
  • Doug & Lil's Potato Patch Rstr
  • Pat & Toni's Sweet Things
  • Bill & Frank's Brick House


  • Florida Hospital Deland- Human Resources
  • St. Helena Hospitals
  • McLay, William E DPM
  • Halifax Medical Center-Main Campus
  • Surgery Center of Volusia
  • Baby Suites & Women's Center


  • Daytona Beach International Airport
  • Orlando Sanford International Airport
  • Jacksonville International Airport
  • New Smyrna Beach Municipal Airport
  • Naval Air Station Sanford (defunct)

Military Bases

  • Reserve Center
  • U S Government Army Reserve

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