As destinations go, Mount Dora is on the map. Now, the Travel Channel is providing fifteen minutes of fame for the historic town that will likely parlay into more notoriety.
On November 14 the network features the quaint Central Florida city in an episode of "Hotel Impossible Showdown.”
The show is a winner-take-all competition where four hotels, inns and B&B's go head-to-head for a $25,000 prize. Hotel expert Anthony Melchiorri follows the four very confident hoteliers, as they spend the night in each other's establishments with an exacting eye for details, both positive and negative. Then they score each other for accommodations, amenities, hospitality and overall experience. The property with the highest score takes home the prize money. Read more