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Okeechobee Is A Nature Lover's Paradise

Silver Palms RV Resort is situated in Okeechobee, a quaint town in central Florida. Though long regarded as an agricultural town, it has become a popular tourist attraction over the years, with people flocking from all over the nation for its stunning landscapes, noteworthy nature trails, and exquisite sightseeing. These sites also hold a vast spectrum of bird species, making it an optimal destination for bird-watching. And for anyone who loves to hunt for sport, Okeechobee is a perfect spot for boar hunting and clay shooting.

The resort is merely a half-mile away from Lake Okeechobee, the second largest body of fresh water in the contiguous United States. Widely regarded as one of the best bass fishing destinations in America, this 730-mile-long stretch is a paradise for the avid fisherman. It doesn’t stop there – the lake is perfect for all who enjoy boating or airboat tours.

Seeking a fun and fulfilling nightlife? Fear not – Okeechobee knows how to have a good time. Boasting 400 slot machines, blackjack, poker and bingo tables, and an upscale dining and lounging area, Seminole Casino gives you the gaming experience of a lifetime! What’s more, Okeechobee has a variety of fantastic restaurants too, both local and chain favorites, encompassing a broad spectrum of cuisines and tastes.

Along with being located in beautiful Okeechobee, Florida, Silver Palms RV Resort is also centrally located, proximal to all sorts of popular destinations. Just 100 miles from Orlando, one can visit all the area’s theme parks and tourist attractions, fine restaurants and bars and incredible shopping in only two hours. The resort is also only 45 miles from Port Saint Lucie, 90 miles from Fort Myers, a two-hour drive from Miami and two-and-a-half hours from Tampa.

Whether you want to play golf at one of Florida’s many pristine golf courses, sink your toes in Florida’s infamous beaches, or explore Florida’s crystal clear waters, Silver Palms RV Resort makes getting there quick and easy!


Centrally located between both coasts, Silver Palms makes sinking your toes in white, sandy beaches and swimming in emerald green waters accessible and easy!


At Lake Okeechobee, the largest lake in Florida, large-mouth bass are the primary draw for fishermen. Lake Okeechobee bass fishing is considered some of the best freshwater fishing in the United States.


Okeechobee, Florida has many outstanding options for the avid golfer, including a wide variety of courses and plenty of tee times to fit your schedule. Plan to play a new course during your stay.


Unwind and win big! Enjoy thrilling gaming action from Las Vegas-style slots, high stakes bingo and poker.


Neighbor to three shooting ranges, Silver Palms is a perfect destination for gun enthusiasts. Okeechobee is the ultimate shooting and gunsmithing destination in South and Central Florida.


If you’re searching for an active lifestyle in a tranquil, nature-filled environment, look no further than Silver Palms. A mere two miles from our resort, explore Lake Okeechobee’s 110-mile scenic trail around the lake.


Eat well in Lake Okeechobee with the perfect meal for every craving – from fine dining to casual restaurants.


You’ll find charming streets lined with galleries, restaurants, cafes, and gift shops all in a rustic, laid-back old Florida atmosphere. From the moment you leave Silver Palms’ gate, you can find just about anything you could ever need.


Spend the day enjoying museums and galleries in Okeechobee. South Florida offers a variety of museums for every interest, including pirate treasures, Navy Seals, vintage automobiles and Seminole culture.