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Beautiful 3 Bedroom Lakeside Penthouse Near Disney Award Winning Resort Sleeps 6

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Overview

Property

Updated: 23-Feb-2017
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

About the property

Stunning Lake View 3 Bedroom 2 Bath Sleeps 6 Fully Equipped Kitchen Washer Dryer

Imagine taking your morning coffee overlooking the water and tree tops with singing birds just outside your private screened balcony, before heading off to Disney World Resort which is only a 10 minute drive away.

Legacy Dunes has been awarded the XXXXXXX Certificate of Excellence in 2016 for the fifth year running.

Lakeside Penthouse is open plan and has high cathedral ceilings. It has recently been completely refurbished and freshly painted in May 2016. Brand new furniture, a 42' flat screen TV with premium cable and DVD player. There are board games and DVD's to keep you entertained, but probably more importantly Free WIFI for everyone!

SNOWBIRDS AND RENTALS OVER A MONTH PLEASE ASK FOR SPECIAL RATES!

Being much more than a hotel room, there is a fully equipped kitchen with an oven, dishwasher, microwave and a full washer and dryer in the utility room, along with ironing equipment. Not to mention the little luxuries in life such as a coffee maker, electric kettle, toaster and blender.

If you fancy making a meal and having a cosy night in there is enough seating around the dining table for 6 people.

Our beautiful 3 Bedroom 2 Bathroom third floor penthouse sleeps 6 people ..... and no noisy footsteps from above! All bedrooms have views over the lake, a flat screen TV with Cable and DVD players and all have enormous closets. There is a King Bedroom with En Suite Bathroom, a Queen Bedroom which shares a large bathroom with the Twin Bedroom where the bathroom is also En Suite. There are plenty of bath and hand towels for you to use so you don't have to bring your own, and there are even some beach towels for you to take down to the pool areas.

The moment you enter Legacy Dunes Resort you'll become enveloped in a tropical setting with the beautiful waters and fountains. There are two gorgeous pools in the grounds. The main pool is heated and will treat your senses to a Caribbean vacation, with it's zero entry walk-in which is great for the little ones. There are plenty of sun loungers and cabanas if you need to spend a little time out of the Florida sunshine. The smaller pool is more formal and perfect if you want a little peace and quiet.

If you're feeling little more active there is an air conditioned fitness centre and plenty to do outdoors. There's a floodlit tennis court, basketball court, beach volleyball, golf practice cage, golf chipping area and a great playground for the kids situated by the quieter pool, overlooking the lake. Please note there are no elevators at Legacy Dunes.

The Kissimmee area is filled with activities, parks, and night life for people of all ages. Legacy Dunes is close to Walt Disney World, the “Happiest Place on Earth”! Whether you are looking for The Magic Kingdom, Epcot Centre, Animal Kingdom, Hollywood Studios, Typhoon Lagoon, or Blizzard Beach, all of Disney’s magic is just minutes away. The theme parks Universal Studios and Islands of Adventure as well as Sea World are also nearby. If shopping is your idea of vacation bliss, we offer easy access to the Orlando Premium Outlet, Millennium Mall, and the Florida Mall. Of course, there is also the nightlife: Disney Springs, Universal Studios City Walk, Downtown and Old Town Kissimmee or the infamous International Drive area.

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Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

Mark and Vicky Lord
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
23 February, 2017

About Mark and Vicky Lord

Welcome to our beautiful vacation Home, the Lakeside Penthouse at Legacy Dunes. We are Vicky and Mark from the North of England. If you choose our home for your holiday, rest assured we will do everything possible to make sure you enjoy your stay, as we understand how important your time away on holiday is!

Mark and Vicky Lord purchased this condo in 2014

Why Mark and Vicky Lord chose Kissimmee

We love spending our family holidays in Orlando and especially at Legacy Dunes Resort, which has received the Certificate of Exellence in 2015 for the Fourth Year Running. In fact we loved it at Lakeside Penthouse so much, when it came up for sale we just had to make it our second home. Here's to hoping that you enjoy it just as much as we do!

What makes this condo unique

Why should you stay at Lakeside Penthouse?

Well it's really quite simple. It has it all!

We fell in love with the the views around the perfectly manicured resort. Especially the views from our private screened balcony or sitting in our living area overlooking the lake, while we relax in the evening. There's also the the two pools, floodlit tennis court, games for the kids, golf practice net and lovely nature walks around the gardens and lakes. All this along with the fact that it's only a ten minute drive to the theme parks, makes it the perfect home away from home.

43 Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(43 traveller reviews)

4

Great location for Disney parks

  • 4 of 5

The condo was nice. There was plenty of room for our family of 4 as we didn't even need to use one of the bedrooms. The big walk in closets were great to keep our belongings organized. It was a very short walk to the pool. Our kids loved the zero entry pool and small splash pad. The only somewhat negative things that we found during our stay were the mattresses weren't very comfortable and the springs in them are very loud as anyone gets into or out of bed which woke up our young children when trying to lay them down for a nap. It is a third floor condo with a great outdoor space and view but there is no elevator so everything you bring has to be taken up and down 3 fights of outdoor steps. I'm sure I probably just missed that in the description. Be prepared to buy garbage bags, paper towels and laundry detergent in order to meet the check out requirements as there were none available when we arrived. The ride to the parks was very short and easy. There are endless types of restaurants within minutes and there was a super target and publix within a 5 minute drive which was great. Overall we had a great experience and would stay again.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your fantastic review Richard! We're so happy you had a great time.
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5

Amazing holiday 5 star accommodation

  • 5 of 5

Everything you would need in an amazing holiday home. Beautiful view from balcony. Convenient for all Theme Parks. Plenty of lovely places to eat nearby.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was a pleasure having you stay again. Thanks so much for your lovely review.
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5

Wow What an Amazing Place!

  • 5 of 5

So happy we found this jewel of a place to stay. Really close to the parks and so many wonderful places to eat nearby. The condo is amazing and was very clean. Lovely views of the lake from the balcony too. Can't wait until we can return. Thank you Mark and Vicky!

  • Review Submitted: Feb 1, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind words and for being great guests. Looking forward to your next visit!
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Miami, Fl.
5

Fantastic apartment!!!

  • 5 of 5

It is a wonderful place that has everything you need and more. Would recommend it to everyone!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 23, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for your kind words. It was an absolute pleasure having you stay!
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4

Perfectly positioned with homely feel

  • 4 of 5

The three bedroom spacious apartment (condo) is perfectly priced and positioned for all the major theme parks (15-30 minute drive). It has a real home from home feel which is just what you need after a long day of fun on your feet. You will need to get some shopping such as washing liquid and extra toilet paper (Super Target or Publix) are close by and sell everything you need. You can find some condiments in the pantry, I'm sure we all leave things for the next guests! Thanks to the owners for opening up their home to others.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: You're very welcome! Thanks for your lovely review, it was an absolute pleasure.
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Gravenhurst, Bedfordshire
5

Great condo in perfect location

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic well equipped condo with everything we needed.

Great location for Disney (especially if you take the 429 and avoid the busy 192)

The pool area was great and the kids loved it

Would definitely recommend and stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 2, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your lovely review Claire and yes the 492 gets you to Disney in just a few minutes. You were great guests. So glad yourself and family enjoyed Christmas and New Year!
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Location

From the Owner

We love spending our family holidays in Orlando and especially at Legacy Dunes Resort, which has received the Certificate of Exellence in 2015 for the Fourth Year Running. In fact we loved it at Lakeside Penthouse so much, when it came up for sale we just had to make it our second home. Here's to hoping that you enjoy it just as much as we do!

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Orlando International & Sanford International at 28 Miles Car: recommended

Legacy Dunes is located 6 miles west of the magical Disney World resort and only a short 10 minute drive away. The resorts location along with the gated security, clubhouse and community facilities make it the perfect place to stay on your Disney vacation. Only minutes away from all the excitement, yet set in beautiful tranquil surroundings.

What is there left to be said about the amazing World of Walt Disney? Magic Kingdom, Animal Kingdom, Hollywood Studios and Epcot Centre, along with two water parks (Blizzard Beach and Typhoon Lagoon). As if that isn't enough there is also Universal's two stunning theme parks... Islands of Adventure and Universal Studios including the magical Wizarding World of Harry Potter.

When you've finished at the parks and worked up a big appetite, Highway 192 is home to over 100 restaurants. From steak houses such as Longhorn Steakhouse and Logan's Roadhouse to seafood eateries like Joe's Crab Shack and Bonefish Grill. There are also all of the staples in the restaurant industry such as Chili's, Cracker Barrel, Carrabba's, Olive Garden, Ponderosa and Golden Corral. Not to mention all the diners and fast food restaurants available to chose from.

All this literally within minutes of the gorgeous perfectly manicured setting of Legacy Dunes.

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Mid Season
3 Jan 2017 - 10 Mar 2017
3 night minimum stay
£177
for 3 nights
From
£59
£410
£1,495
 
 
Spring Break
11 Mar 2017 - 20 Mar 2017
5 night minimum stay
£375
for 5 nights
From
£75
£525
 
 
Mid Season
21 Mar 2017 - 7 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
£195
for 3 nights
From
£65
£455
 
 
Easter
8 Apr 2017 - 22 Apr 2017
6 night minimum stay
£480
for 6 nights
From
£80
£560
 
 
Mid Season
23 Apr 2017 - 27 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
£225
for 3 nights
From
£75
£525
£1,495
 
 
High Season
28 May 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
6 night minimum stay
£510
for 6 nights
From
£85
£595
£1,495
 
 
Mid Season
1 Sep 2017 - 17 Nov 2017
5 night minimum stay
£350
for 5 nights
From
£70
£490
 
 
Thanksgiving
18 Nov 2017 - 25 Nov 2017
5 night minimum stay
£375
for 5 nights
From
£75
£525
 
 
Mid Season
26 Nov 2017 - 16 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£210
for 3 nights
From
£70
£490
£1,495
 
 
Christmas/New Year
17 Dec 2017 - 2 Jan 2018
6 night minimum stay
£510
for 6 nights
From
£85
£595
 
 
Mid Season
3 Jan 2018 - 2 Mar 2018
5 night minimum stay
£325
for 5 nights
From
£65
£455
£1,700
 
 
Spring Break
3 Mar 2018 - 11 Mar 2018
6 night minimum stay
£480
for 6 nights
From
£80
£560
 
 
Mid Season
12 Mar 2018 - 29 Mar 2018
3 night minimum stay
£210
for 3 nights
From
£70
£490
 
 
Easter
30 Mar 2018 - 15 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
£595
for 7 nights
From
£85
 
 
Mid Season
16 Apr 2018 - 25 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
£210
for 3 nights
From
£70
£490
 
 
High Season
26 May 2018 - 9 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£255
for 3 nights
From
£85
£595
 
 
Mid Season
10 Sep 2018 - 16 Nov 2018
3 night minimum stay
£210
for 3 nights
From
£70
£490
 
 
Thanksgiving
17 Nov 2018 - 25 Nov 2018
3 night minimum stay
£255
for 3 nights
From
£85
£595
 
 
Mid Season
26 Nov 2018 - 14 Dec 2018
3 night minimum stay
£210
for 3 nights
From
£70
£490
 
 
Christmas/New Years
15 Dec 2018 - 6 Jan 2019
6 night minimum stay
£510
for 6 nights
From
£85
£595
 
 
Mid Season
7 Jan 2019 - 15 Mar 2019
3 night minimum stay
£210
for 3 nights
From
£70
£490
 
 
Spring Break
16 Mar 2019 - 24 Mar 2019
5 night minimum stay
£425
for 5 nights
From
£85
£595
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£210
for 3 nights
From
£70
£490
£1,860
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £150

SNOW BIRDS AND RENTALS OVER A MONTH PLEASE ASK FOR SPECIAL RATES!

There is a cleaning rate of £40 for stays less than 7 nights.

A security deposit of £150.00 is required which will be refunded after the condo has been checked by the management company for any damage to the property or its contents.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

From the Owner

Why should you stay at Lakeside Penthouse? Well it's really quite simple. It has it all! We fell in love with the the views around the perfectly manicured resort. Especially the views from our private screened balcony or sitting in our living area overlooking the lake, while we relax in the evening. There's also the the two pools, floodlit tennis court, games for the kids, golf practice net and lovely nature walks around the gardens and lakes. All this along with the fact that it's only a ten minute drive to the theme parks, makes it the perfect home away from home.

Property Type

  • condo

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Holiday Complex
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Business Center
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool

Suitability

  • Groups
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Singles
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Location Type

  • resort
  • waterfront

Attractions

  • live theatre
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks

Leisure Activities

  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • fishing
  • golf
  • swimming
  • tennis

Floor Area

  • 1280 sq. ft.

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath with Shower
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Bath with Shower

Bedrooms

  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
  • Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed

Outside

  • Balcony ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis

Meals

  • Self-catering

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website

Notes:

  • If you're feeling little more active there is an air conditioned fitness centre and plenty to do outdoors. There's a floodlit tennis court, basketball court, beach volleyball, golf practice cage, golf chipping area and a great playground for the kids situated by the quieter pool, overlooking the lake.

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