Outlet and Flea Market Shopping from K's
Butterfly or Crystal
and Crystal resort vacation rentals are within easy driving
of Orlando area outlet stores that advertise they offer discounted retail prices, as
well as flea markets on U.S. 192. For your information I provide the following
list, telephone numbers, Internet contact links and Mapquest links.
In my opinion the flea markets generally no longer offer discount prices. However,
they do offer an unusual atmosphere you may enjoy experiencing.
the flee markets offer some merchandise you might not find in other places.
Orlando Premium Outlets
Find your favorite designers and brand names in our Mediterranean setting,
all at incredible outlet prices. The list of the center's distinctive
collection of 110 world-famous brands at everyday savings of 25% to 65%
read like a "who's who" of the world's finest designers and brands,
including Adidas, Banana Republic Factory Store, Bottega Veneta, Burberry,
Coach, Cole Haan, DKNY, Dooney & Bourke, Guess, Kenneth Cole, La Perla, Liz
Claiborne Shoes, Nautica, Nike Factory Store, Oilily, Polo, Ralph Lauren
Factory Store, Reebok, Saucony, Tommy Hilfiger, and more.
Located next to Interstate 4. From my Butterfly or
Crystal you can use exit #68 from I-4. Follow the exit
road and cross Vineland Road, and parallel I-4 on Vineland Ave to the
shopping center at
8200 Vineland Ave.
Lake Buena Vista Factory Stores
This mall of more than 40 shops is located on the same well traveled
Vineland Road you'd cross in the above description. It links I-4 to US 192. There's a small food court if you get hungry and
a playground for the kids.
Location: On SR 535, 2 miles south of exit 68 from I-4, at 15591 Vineland
Information: (407) 672-5644
Hours: Monday to Saturday 9:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.; Sunday 10:00 a.m. to 6:00
Value Outlet Shops
Kissimmee has its own outlet mall, featuring more than 25 merchants,
including Nike, Samsonite, Dress Barn, and Van Heusen.
Location: One mile further east of the intersection of SR 535 (Vineland
Road) from my Butterfly or Crystal, on US Highway 192 (4673 Irlo
Information: (407) 396-8900
Hours: Monday to Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.; Sunday 11:00 a.m. to
A separate discount shoe outlet is next door and an electronics store
catering to an international clientele is across the highway.
Visitors Flea Market -
Over 250 kiosks with name brand merchandise.
Located at mile marker 9 on hwy 192 (5811 W.Irlo Bronson, Kissimmee)
Open 10 AM daily.
Maingate Flea Market -
The only fully air conditioned indoor flea
market with over 400 wholesale booths.
Located at mile marker 10 on hwy 192 (5407 W.Irlo Bronson, Kissimmee)
192 Flea Market - Over 400 dealer booths under one roof with savings
of between 45%-75%.
Located at mile marker 15 on hwy 192 (4301 W Vine St., Kissimmee).
Open 7 days a week from 9 AM- 6 PM.
Quality Outlet Center
This is not a large selection of merchants,
and is basically a strip mall. But the merchants there
offer some excellent buys for brands such as Adidas, Mikasa, and
Location: 5527 International Drive. This is just East of Kirkman Road
in the stretch where International curves and is going West. Shortly thereafter
International curves North again and you shortly reach its North terminus and
what used to be Belz Factory Outlets. Supposedly a new center soon.
See note at the end of this page.
Information: (407) 423-5885
Hours: Monday to Saturday 9:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.; Sunday 11:00 a.m. to 6:00
Just across the street is the excellent Passage To India restaurant.
The following crossed out material described the outlet mall previously called Belz, that was
located at the absolute north end of International drive. The
Mapquest links below still point you to the correct locations. The
mall was sold and the stores
are being renovated. It is
Prime Factory Outlet World. The website for Prime
advertised they held their grand re-opening midnight, Thanksgiving night, November 23, 2006.
They also have posted a schedule of phased openings of different
refurbished parts of the complex. Check out
of refurbished sections. I can't wait to check out the new
Belz Factory Outlet
They advertise "buy direct from manufacturers." Including all their
locations, they advertise having over 170 outlet merchants. Supposedly this is the largest non-anchored factory
outlet center of its kind in the country with 700,000 sq. ft.
in two fully enclosed malls and four strip centers.
Savings are on some of America's favorite names. Inside you will discover
fashions, footwear and jewelry for the entire family. Save up to
75% on Famous Name brands like, Mikasa, Dexter shoes, London Fog,
Pfaltzgraff, Reebok, Rockport, Duckhead, Geoffrey Beene, Fitz & Floyd,
Swank, Danskin, Calvin Klein, Black & Decker and many, many, more.
Located at 5401 W. Oakridge Road (this is the North deadend of International Drive,
Orlando.) Geographically it is located across the I-4 - Kirkman Rd. interchange
from Universal Studios about 12 miles from Walt Disney World.
Information: (407) 354-0126
Hours: Monday to Saturday
10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.;
Sunday 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Belz Designer Factory Outlet Mall - This is part of the total advertised 170 outlets above and includes 45 designer stores offering
the best names at the lowest prices. The center is located one block South
the Belz Factory Outlet World, the largest factory outlet
center of its kind in the country.