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Private Pool Overlooking Conservation Wood and Lake

People10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Space 2,500 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 - 6 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Free Wifi
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Air Conditioning
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Villa in Westridge, Davenport, Florida - Beautiful Surroundings, 10 Mins to Disney

Welcome to 'The Manor House – Westridge', a modern spacious house with its own private pool overlooking a conservation area and lake. Situated in the Florida orange groves and being within 10 minutes from the holiday centre of the world, 4-5 miles from the Disney gates and minutes from restaurants, shops and professional golf courses. Free international calls and Internet use. This truly is the way to enjoy your vacation in comfort and luxury of the highest standards.


Owner
Alison Ward
Member since: 2005
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
26 May, 2018

About Alison Ward

We are in our mid 40's and have owned our property for 10 years. We love Florida, the parks, the attractions and the wildlife.

We are both working - husband Paul is a painter & decorator and I work for a Coffee company.

With 3 grown boys, 2 dogs and 3 cheeky Miniature Shetlands.

Alison Ward purchased this house in 2002

Why Alison Ward chose Westridge

So why this house? ......we were looking for a property for a future investment.

We looked at hundreds of properties but this one was different. Inside was spacious with a home from home feeling and outside peaceful and safe.

The area was great, well established and the view behind the house was stunning - breathtaking!

Can't describe it - Still feel the same today.

We loved it!

What makes this house unique

The house is not overlooked from the back and there is a very large space between the side properties.

Peaceful after those long days at the parks but close enough to everything you need.

Stunning outlook for those evenings round the pool with a glass of wine after a long day at the parks, when the kids are in bed (intercomm system included).

You'll love it.

Guestbook comments from the owner

'Thank you again for letting us share your beautiful home. We had a great time and will recommend your home to family and friends' - Mr & Mrs Repke Chicago, USA.



'We had a great holiday in Orlando and your home was lovely. We particularly liked the 'Wildlife area' at the back. Thank you' - Mr & Mrs Campbell, London.



'Lovely house, peaceful surroundings and beautiful outlook, will return next year. Thank you' - Mr & Mrs Hamilton, Essex.
Oct 2005
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Westridge in Davenport

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2500 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • En-suite bathroom to bedroom 1 with double bath, twin (above counter) sinks, WC and large shower. Upstairs bathroom with bath/shower over, sink and WC. Downstairs bathroom with sink and WC. Hairdryers supplied.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 8/10 (4 Bedrooms + Sofa Bed) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with Super kingsize bed, remote TV and en-suite. Bedroom 2 with double bed. Bedroom 3 with twin beds. Bedroom 4 with twin beds.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Both Patio doors have child alarms fitted, locks and burglar bars. Visitors locker which contains many extras. Playstation. High chair and travel cot at no extra charge. House is fitted with Child alarms, emergency lighting and fire extinguishers. Outside: Private swimming pool which is 30ft by 15ft with waterfall and fountain. With hand rail and steps to shallow end and a shelf to sit on in deep end. Optional extra is pool heating on request. Pool area contains 5 sun loungers 6 chairs, table and large umbrella for shade. BBQ (non Gas) also available for your use. Utility Room: Top loading washer and separate tumble dryer with basket and laundry bin, ironing board and iron. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and linen are provided. Property is cleaned and linen changed prior to arrival. Optional extra clean available. Other: Garage has 7ft pool table and darts board and visitors locker for lots of addiional items - first aid kit, sewing box...DVD's, cleaning materials, dustbin sacks....the list is endless.

Reviews

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(17 traveller reviews)

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Private Pool Overlooking Conservation Wood and Lake
average rating of 4.529412 based on 18 reviews
4

Would stay again 💙

  • 4 of 5

Stayed for 11 nights. Alison was very easy to deal with, booking was easy. I’ve read other reviews on here and yes the villa is a little dated but it’s absolutely fine. We had paid for pool heat and it worked really well, the pool is larger than most villas I’ve stayed in. I loved the master bedroom! Bed is huge! The tv remote didn’t work that well but that’s certainly not a big issue. The washing machine wasn’t working well and we called the manager, the next day a brand new machine was installed. Lovely neighbours next door with a beautiful dog called Lucy! Lots of lovely little squirrels and rabbits outside! I wouldn’t hestitate to stay again! Thank you from the Kennedy family!

  • Review Submitted: 21-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Karen and family Thank you for your review it’s so nice to receive honest heartfelt feedback. We will be completing more work to the house as it is an older property trying to bring it up to date and maintaining regularly, replaced the pool heater recently so great to hear that works well. Apologises for the washer not working I am glad it was replaced so quick, the management company are very good. Thanks again for your review and please feel free to contact us anytime - always happy to help. Kind Regards Alison & Paul
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5

Good Times

  • 5 of 5

Place is as advertised and I would recommend for a family vacation.

  • Review Submitted: 30-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Kevin and Family Thank you for the review and booking with us. We are glad you enjoyed and stay - keep us in mind for future Kind regards Alison & Paul
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Plattsville
4

Comfortable and clean

  • 4 of 5

House was comfortable and clean, kitchen and master bathroom could use some updating. Need to have a maintenance person come in and spend alittle time fixing things. Kitchen tap leaks when you use it and bathroom tub taps drip. TV controls did not work to turn TV on, had to use controls on tv. Patio door needs some work, hard to open and shut. Washing machine sounds rough and dryer did not work, heated but drum would not turn. Called the office and new dryer arrived the next day. Would have been nice to know the dryer was broke before we started laundry. Beds clean and comfortable, we had great weather but wished we would have got pool heat as water was cold even with the thermal blanket on every night. Thanks for letting us use your home.

  • Review Submitted: 03-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Randy Thank you for your feedback. Apologises for the inconvenience of the dryer and will try to get the management company to tend to the other things mentioned, Kitchen and bathroom are on our list to do. The property is older so I try to reflect this in the price and pictures shown. Hope everything else was ok and you enjoyed your holiday. Regards Alison & Paul (Essex -UK)
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Ottawa Canada
4

Good place

  • 4 of 5

Had a good time. Place was what expected from pictures. Know area so its all great. Anyone will enjoy. Pool heater is awsome.

  • Review Submitted: 13-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Great place !

  • 5 of 5

My family and I loved it the house. Plenty of space and a nice size pool for everybody to enjoy. Close to lots of shopping and restaurants. About 20 min away from Disney . We will certainly be back !

  • Review Submitted: 20-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Amazing Pool

  • 4 of 5

We had a great time and really enjoyed the pool during our stay. When we arrived however, the bathrooms had not been cleaned very well. The Tubs had hair in them and the windows located by each tub had mold growing around them. I called the management company and emailed the owner. The company returned and cleaned around the windows but I had to clean the tubs myself. The home was comfortable and there is enough space. The kitchen was stocked with everything that we needed to cook with during our stay. This home is located close to many places.

  • Review Submitted: 14-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

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Crystal River
Recommend 'Birds Under Water' amazing day swim with the Manatees in their natural habitat.
Bok Tower Gardens
Beautiful

Special interest holidays:

Alternate to Disney - Art, Opera, museums, national parks... and plenty more.

Coast/Beach:

The house is approximately 1 hour from either the Atlantic or Gulf coasts with beautiful white sandy beaches and breath taking sunsets. Sea fishing and water sports found at most beaches.

Travel:

Orlando International Airport is 30 minutes drive and Sanford Airport 1 hour approx. Car hire is strongly recommended as Disney and surrounding attractions is 43 square miles; although taxi's are available. Advice on car hire given when booking and recommended website for cheap flights or fly drives.

Distances:

Supermarket/Pharmacy 24hr, 5 mins. Restaurants within 5 mins. Service station 5 mins. Hospital 5/10 mins. Interstate 5 mins. The Florida Mall 25 mins. International drive 15 mins. Disney parks 5 mins (nearest park Animal Kingdom).

Further Details:

Additonal free use of tennis court, basketball, playing field and communal pool. Local town is Davenport. This is an older property that has been updated to the highest standards offering great value for money with all the added extras - without the cost!!

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Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Damage Deposit £100

Booking Notes:
Managers Cancellation Policy: Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund of any payments made.
Pool heating will be at an additional charge of £10 per day (Optional - please email request if required)

Changeover Day:
Arrival time after 4pm and departure time before 10am to provide time for cleaning for next guest. No preferred changeover day.

Notes on prices:
Prices are for the property per week in UK Pounds and US Dollars which may vary according to exchange rate. Pool heating requirements £75 per week. Special Offer - Gap fillers Special low price on request.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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