Lake Gloria Preserve is a residential neighborhood approximately 8.5 miles south of downtown Orlando, Florida. The apartments in Lake Gloria Preserve border Bay Lake. From this area, the commute to downtown Orlando averages approximitely 20-minutes by car. Public bus transportation is also available.

Lake Gloria Preserve boasts many local amenities. Numerous eateries lie within walking distance, including Carrabba's Italian Grill, The Gnarly Barley, Garibaldi Mexican Cuisine, Chili's, Red Lobster, Panera Bread and Outback Steakhouse. The Florida Mall rests only a mile west of the apartments in this neighborhood. The Florida Mall has many apparel outlets, specialty shops and is home to the Florida Conference Center.

Other amenities in the area include Orlando Watersports Complex, a recycling center, after-school care facilities, multiple grocery stores and a Best Buy. Sea World and Disney World Orlando are both within close driving distance of Lake Gloria Preserve.

There are many lakes in the area surrounding Lake Gloria Preserve, providing numerous opportunities for recreation. The largest body of water, Lake Conway, is a chain of lakes connected by canals that is a popular destination for boating and fishing. Lake Conway is also known for being a great place for wakeboarding and water skiing.