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Private Pool Overlooking Conservation Wood and Lake

Overview

Property

Updated: 07-Dec-2016
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.

  • Sleeps 10
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Linens provided
  • Wheelchair access

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

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.

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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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8 Reviews

4.5
based on 8 holidaymaker reviews

5

Gorgeous property

  • 5 of 5

I am absolutely socked and gobsmacked by the previous review on this property and feel I need to respond to some of these issues. My family and I have holidayed here for the last 8 years and have had first class and a professional experience each time. Alison and Paul, the owners, are the most helpful and accommodating people I have ever had the pleasure of dealing with. Once we make the initial booking, everything was fully explained to us and all questions answered fully. Nothing was ever too much trouble and Alison has always responded to my emails. The house itself is a slightly older property which is reflected in the price, but doesn't lack any of the charm. The house is maintained by management company Contempo who are always on hand if needed. I've called them on a couple of occasions and the issue was always dealt with promptly. The house has always been clean, immaculate, and welcoming on each of our visits and we have never experienced otherwise. The previous review states the photos are old??? I would like to state that this is not the case and the photos resemble the house in its current state so I am slightly confused at this comment. It's location is lovely and situated where you can see some of the Florida wildlife which is lovely if you are lucky enough to see it. Overall, I love it here and have already booked for next year!

GM

  • Review Submitted: Nov 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Karen for your review, I don't normally ask guests to comment but as you have stayed with us numerous times I thought I would get a unbiased and honest review from you and your family. Thank you again for your booking and glad you enjoyed your stay this year.
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Never Again !!!!

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Review #16329903 “Private Pool Overlooking Conservation Wood and Lake”

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we booked direct with Alison the owner, on arrival house was filthy bedding not changed food etc in fridge we arrived after midnight we then contacted contempo on an emergancy number who were very helpful but told us that the owner hadn't informed them we were coming they put us up in another villa for the night. I emailed alison the owner that same night to inform her of the situation. from then until today i have sent numerious emails to her but have never received a reply she hasn't returned our refundable deposit nor acknowledged us in any way after being home for 5 weeks. Beware photos are old and do not resemble the property and broadband speed is less than 1.01MBPS we also paid for pool heat which wasn't turned on for our arrival we have not been refunded for this either. so all in all we have been to floriday every year since 1994 twice a year since 2004 and this is the worst owner we have came across it seams that once you have paid she doesn't want to know.

Date of arrival

19 September 2016

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  • Review Submitted: Nov 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: In response to your review I am Upset and horrified to hear that you arrived and the house hadn't been cleaned - I can only assume that you arrived before the cleaners or that the management company did not have a record of your arrival. I can only sincerely apologise. I haven't received a single email from yourself via my BT email address or any notification from our management company alerting us to a problem which is very unusual for them and from The review only says 1 night in another villa so I hope the remainder of your stay was without issue. The deposit was posted 10/11/16 and I am always happy to BACs payments. All previous guests and the one directly after this booking were perfectly happy - the photos were all taken as early as last month and oldest one 18 months It is an older property which I try to reflect in the price but we pride ourselves on maintaining the house. I don't know about the wifi I had no problem when I visited recently but I will certainly ask the management company to look into it. I would like to apologise again and hope this is not how future guests feel we deal with bookings. Please feel free to contact us via the owners direct email.
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5

Lovely homely villa

  • 5 of 5

Lovely clean and well furnished house. Really comfortable and very quiet area.

Loved the pool - we did have a small issue with the pool and after a call to the managing agents it was resolved within half an hour of our call with 2 follow ups, brilliant service.

Well equipped kitchen but limited storage for food. Bedrooms were a good size, especially the master bedroom.

Easy access to all main attractions. Would definately stay here again and recommend to friends.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Feel at home it's so comfortable

  • 5 of 5

What an amazing house , everything is there that anyone could need and more. We based ourselves out of here to do all the major parks and spent most evenings here sitting by the pool and listening to the frog chorus ,whist our son played darts or pool in the games area, after 2 and a half weeks I didn't want to leave it was so home from home and comfortable.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 13, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely house

  • 5 of 5

We used this house as a base for a week's trip to Orlando. It was very comfortable and had all the amenities that you need. The swimming pool was a real hit with the children. All the Orlando attractions were a short car ride away, as were supermarkets and restaurants. The house is situated in an extremely quiet neighbourhood and is not overlooked.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 5, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Fabulous

  • 5 of 5

Like home from home, all the comfort and facilities of a fabulous holiday villa. Great location to visit Disney. Management company and owner were at the end of a phone as we had a delay getting to our holiday villa. Great help. Would defiantly recommend to anyone who had been to the states before of if like us first time visitors, easy to find, great directions from owner, just made the holiday so relaxing. Thanks.

  • Review Submitted: May 12, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Location

From the Owner

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!

Activity and Interests

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!!

Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
January
1 Jan 2017 - 31 Jan 2017
3 night minimum stay
£139
for 3 nights
£325
 
 
February
1 Feb 2017 - 28 Feb 2017
3 night minimum stay
£148
for 3 nights
£345
 
 
March
1 Mar 2017 - 31 Mar 2017
3 night minimum stay
£161
for 3 nights
£375
 
 
April - September
1 Apr 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£193
for 3 nights
£450
 
 
October - November
1 Nov 2017 - 30 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
£161
for 3 nights
£375
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £100

Booking Notes:
Booking form, 'Terms and conditions' signed and £100 deposit required refundable on return of keys. Full payment required 8 weeks prior to departure. House package sent with keys 4 weeks prior to departure.

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.

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Facilities

From the Owner

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.

Property Type

  • house

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Telephone
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool

Onsite Services

  • Concierge

Suitability

  • wheelchair accessible ...

Attractions

  • churches
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services

Floor Area

  • 2500 m²

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
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3
  • Bedroom 4
  • 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.

Outside

  • Golf ...
  • Barbecue

Meals

  • Self-catering

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, 2 low loungers and table, 10 chairs, table and large umbrella for shade. BBQ and pool toys 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.

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