The World Equestrian Center in Ocala, Florida is a world-class equestrian complex that caters to the needs of horse enthusiasts from all over the world. With 378 acres of land, 2,100 stalls situated in 23 state-of-the art steel and concrete barns; 17 of which are climate controlled, it is the largest equestrian complex in the United States. The resort was designed to accommodate numerous disciplines within the equine industry. There are 22 cutting-edge outdoor arenas, four climate-controlled indoor arenas, and the amazing open-air 145000 sq. ft. Grand Arena.
The WEC is not just a place for horse shows and competitions, but also a luxurious destination for the upscale traveler. The WEC draws Equine owners and fans from all over the world. With its proximity to Ocala International Airport, 15 minutes away, it has become one of the top destinations for Corporate and Private Jet owners. The complex boasts a 248-room luxurious hotel that offers spacious and elegantly decorated rooms, complete with all the amenities that one would expect including the Calluna Spa.
In addition to horses, the hotel also has a special affinity for dogs, which is expressed with wonderful works of art displayed throughout the hotel for all to enjoy. WEC also offers (95) 2-3 bedroom fully furnished Home Away from Home rental units that are ideal for large families.
The Yellow Pony and Pub restaurant and bar offers an extensive collection of bourbons and is a popular gathering place for the “who’s who” of the equestrian world when in town for various horse shows, competitions, and auctions. You’ll never know who you might be sitting next to at the bar, making it a great place to rub elbows with celebrities and VIPs.
The resort’s two 124000 sq. ft. expo centers make it the perfect venue for corporate events, retreats, and conventions. There is also a collection of shops, eateries, boutiques, and other amenities, including an RV park that will accommodate the many $million plus RV’s that arrive throughout the year.
For discerning buyers, the WEC is offering a limited opportunity to own property adjacent to the resort. Buyers will be able to choose from stunning three plus acre estate lots to build their dream home and stables in a selection of elegant English or French country designs.
The World Equestrian Center is a must-visit destination for anyone who loves horses and wants to experience the best that the equestrian world has to offer. When visiting be sure to let them know you found them on InboundDestinations.Com.
By: Randy Perini, Publisher 786-344-4413