Windermere Recreation Center

The Windermere Recreation Center, also known as Butler Bay, is located at 11465 Park Avenue.

Amenities include:

  • Three secured & lighted resident-only tennis courts*
  • Sand volleyball court
  • Dock and boardwalk
  • Two rentable open-air pavilions**
  • Kayak launch onto Crescent Lake
  • Barbeque grills
  • Foot bridge to a small island on Lake Crescent
  • Public restrooms
  • Parking
  • Picnic tables
  • Park benches
  • Walking path
  • Large, grassy area
  • Doggie waste station

*Residents of the incorporated Town of Windermere, please contact Theresa Syphers for information on purchasing tennis keys.

**Please fill out the below form form rental information.


In addition to being available, free of charge, on a first-come/first-served basis, both Pavilions at the Windermere Recreation Center (“Rollie Rae Allen” and “Island”) are also available for rent. Please note, we need a minimum of 14 days to process rental requests.

Refundable* Deposit Rental Rate (per 4-hour block)
Resident** – $100 Resident** – $100
Non-Resident*** – $100 Non-Resident*** – $300

Please fill out the rental inquiry form by clicking on this link

*Deposit is refundable assuming the renter adheres to the rental agreement.
**Resident is defined as living within the 2.2 square miles of incorporated Windermere.
***Non-Resident is defined as living outside of the 2.2 square miles of incorporated Windermere. Most of 34786 zip code/most “Windermere” addresses are actually non-residents. Town staff can confirm whether an address is incorporated or unincorporated if needed.


Other Amenities

Boardwalk and Lake Crescent

Wildlife and Miscellaneous