Make a Reservation in Bill Frederick Park

Do you want to boat, camp or reserve space at Bill Frederick Park?

Enjoy the scenic views and recreational activities of Bill Frederick Park at Turkey Lake while being minutes away from Orlando's largest attractions. Request to reserve a cabin, campsite, RV site, pavilion, boat or portion of the park for your next visit. 

How Much Does It Cost?

Tax fees may apply.

Type of Entry Cost
Per car, daily $5.00
Driver only, daily $2.00
15/16 passenger van, daily $1.00/person
Buses, daily  $1.00/person
Family Annual Pass $75.00/year
Individual Annual Pass $28.30/year

Cabins 1-5: includes up to 10 people (Must be 25+ years old to rent.)

Type of Fee Cost
Includes AC/heat, outdoor grill, restrooms and showers separate $50.00/day
Refundable cleanup/damage deposit $100.00/cabin
Refundable key deposit $20.00/cabin

RV campsites: includes camping device and 6 people (Must be 25+ years old to rent.) 

Type of Fee Cost
Full hook up
Electric, water and sewer
Partial hook up
Electric and water
Additional person (over 4 people) $5.00 (1 time charge)
 Additional vehicle $5.00 (1 time charge) 
Additional camping device (tent only) $12/night

Primitive tent camping: includes 1 tent and 4 people (Must be 25+ years old to rent.) 

Type of Fee Cost
Each tent $12/night
Vehicle charge $5.00 (first night only)
Additional person (over 4 people) $5.00/person (1 time charge)
Type of Boat (Thursday - Sunday only, 7-11 a.m. Must be 21+ years old to rent.) Cost
Fishing boat
Max of 3 people per boat. 4 boats total available.
$30/4 hours
Max of 2 people per canoe. 2 canoes total available.
$10/hour plus tax
Max of 1 person per kayak. 2 kayaks total available.
$10/hour plus tax
Type of Park Space Cost
Pavilions 1-4
Lake view, near pool. No more than 100 people per pavilion. 
$145 base fee, $100 refundable deposit
Pavilion 5
Indoor/air conditioned, tent camping area. Up to 50 people.
$180 base fee, $100 refundable deposit
Pavilion 6
Secluded with four sun shelters. Up to 100 people.
$180 base fee, $100 refundable deposit
Farm Gazebo
Small gatherings
$50/4 hours, $100 refundable deposit
Carter Center for reunions/meetings
Up to 75 people, which includes inside and outside (covered).
$180 base fee, $100 refundable deposit
Fishing pier for weddings or other events $40/hour
Softball field or volleyball courts  $30/3-hours

Combined areas of the park may be rented to suit large events/gatherings for 500 or more guests.


Step 1.Gather your information

We will ask you some basic information about your stay, including the dates and what you'd like to rent. 

RV campers may not stay longer than 45 days in a calendar year. Primitive or tent campers may stay up to 14 consecutive days.

Step 2.Request a Reservation

To minimize the thread of COVID, we are currently not taking any new requests.

Step 3.Receive an update from parks staff

Staff members will reach out to you about your request within 24 hours. If approved, they will also review park rules, guidelines and our payment policy with you.

Step 4.Make a payment

We will give you payment instructions. You will need to pay in full to secure your reservation.

Step 5.Review rental documents

A copy of your receipt and rental contract will be emailed to you.  

Step 6.Enjoy your stay

In your rental contract, you will be provided with check-in times and other information. 

Step 7.Receive applicable deposits

A Parks staff member will refund you any applicable damage deposit. 



  • No alcoholic beverages of any kind are permitted without an approved beverage waiver or an 18a.
  • If the City/Park Management cancels a rental due to weather, notification will be given and a full refund issued. If the renter cancels due to any reason, the Park must be notified 72 hours prior to the event and a $25.00 administrative fee will be withheld from the refund. You may forfeit your rental fees if not cancelled on time. 
  • Filming – permission is not needed from the Parks Office to film at your event, please contact the Orlando Film Commission, Lindsey Fuller Sandrin 407.422.7159 x216.
  • Grills, smokers, open flames or fryers cannot be brought into the park. Only grills mounted in the ground provided for you as part of your rental may be used.
  • Inflatables are allowed through the park’s approved vendors. There can be no inflatable devices with continuous water features. Inflatables must be weighted down. No staking allowed.
  • A Loudspeaker Permit is required when ANY amplified device is to be used in a City park.
  • Playgrounds are not reserved for exclusive use with a reservation.
  • Renter should return the final contract 2 weeks prior to the event. Send final contracts to
  • The City of Orlando is not responsible for loss or damages to decorations and other personal belongings.
  • Do not attach anything to the walls of the pavilion, gazebo or building other than with scotch tape, string or zip ties. Please do not use staples or tacks. Please do not hang or attach anything trees. All decorations (tape, string, etc.) must be removed at the conclusion of the event. Balloons are not allowed.


  • All reservations must be paid in full to secure and lock in the date.
  • Checks are accepted up to 14 days of the reservation.
  • Damage, clean up, deposit (refundable) will be charged depending on the reservation.
  • Payments made by cash or check will be refunded in the form of a check issued by the City of Orlando and usually takes up to 14 - 21 business days.
  • Payments made by debit/credit card will be credited back to the same card and usually takes between 7 - 14 business days to be processed.


  • One person must be 21 years old on each boat
  • All boats are equipped with life jackets and measuring sticks
  • One person on the boat MUST bring a cell phone. A cell phone is required while renting the boat for safety precautions
  • A valid driver’s license is required and will be held onto until the boat is returned
  • Loaner poles are available upon request
  • ALL fishermen must have a freshwater fishing license if they are between the ages of 16 and 65
  • CASTING NETS ARE PROHIBITED AND ALL BASS ARE CATCH AND RELEASE ONLY. Pan Fish daily bag is limited. Channel catfish daily limit is 6.