Quarantine safely with your family while having your own family camp vacation

Quarantine safely with your family while having your own family camp vacation

The perfect vacation for your family

Here is a place where your family can do just about anything under the sun.

Located between Gainesville and Ocala, nestled within the gentle rolling hills north of the Ocala National Forest, sits a facility like no other.

The location is serene, private, and rustic.

Campgrounds available exclusively for your entire family.


  • All buildings are heated and air conditioned for year-round climate.
  • Each of these buildings has its own large covered porch which can be a nice place to gather if it should rain.
  • Our natural crystal-clear spring-fed lake sits on a white sandy beach that offers more than just swimming.
  • The lake has canoes, paddle boards, and kayaks that you are welcome to use. If you want to bring your fishing pole, there are beautiful brim, bass, and specks waiting to be caught!
  • We feature wide open fields, outdoor pavilions around the campus while our buildings are within proximity.
  • We have four hardtop tennis courts if you’d like to bring your racket, walking trails and, and aqua golf is available upon request.
  • Our facilities include indoor/outdoor basketball courts, a soccer field, as well as multiple volleyball courts even beach volleyball!
  • We boast impressive high and low ropes courses, as well as arts and crafts, movie and dance/game rooms.
  • Bathrooms, showers, and sinks are in every building.
  • Cabins are equipped with 16 beds. For an additional fee families can reserve private housing.
  • Wi-Fi available throughout the campground.


The following activities are available to all groups using Orange Springs Retreat Center:

  • Canoeing, Kayaking, Paddle Boarding
  • Softball
  • Tennis (4 courts)
  • Volleyball
  • Bonfires/ Cookouts
  • Swimming/ Pool & Lake
  • Conferences
  • Aqua Range for Golf
  • Basketball
  • Aqua Aerobics
  • Archery
  • Wilderness/ Hiking
  • Cooking
  • Star Gazing
  • Dancing
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Fishing
  • Board Games
  • Ping Pong
  • Biking

Our Ropes Course, Paintball, Waterskiing, and Horseback Riding are available separately upon request.

Dining Hall and Kitchen

Our Dining Hall is equipped with two walk-in coolers, one walk-in freezer, full size pantry, stovetops, ovens, microwaves, cooking utensils, dining ware, and more for families to cook their meals.

The Dining Hall seats up to 200 people.

Contact info for local chefs and catering companies upon request.


Campground Rental for 7 days: $10,000

Campground Rental for 4 days: $6,500

Campground Rental for 3 days: $5,000


Fee is for up to 40 people.

Fee includes access to all facilities, equipment and lodging for your entire family.

Although we do not design the programs for our groups, we are always happy to help groups as they organize their daily schedules.

Contact Orange Springs Retreat Center Today

Discover how perfect Orange Springs Retreat Center can be for your family getaway.

Contact us today. We’ve hosted thousands of events since 2003, so we know that our facility will be perfect for your family.

Complete the form on this page and our team will be in touch with you as soon as possible. Or, simply call us and we’ll be happy to discuss every element of your vacation.

Thank you for taking the time to consider us for your family getaway.

We look forward to hosting you.

Michael Sokol, Owner

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    Travel Times

    Approximate travel time to Orange Springs Retreat Center:

    • 4.5 hours from South Florida
    • 1.5 hours from Tampa
    • 1.5 hours from Orlando
    • 1.5 hours from Jacksonville
    • 40 minutes from Gainesville
    • 35 minutes from Ocala