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This Villa is Highly Rated Villa, Close to Parks, Golf, Malls and Beaches

Bedrooms 4
Space 2,794 sq ft
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Wireless Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Air Conditioning
  • Parking


About the property

A luxury, designer furnished 4 Bedroom villa, with ensuite bathrooms

All we can say is check out the 'Average Rating' selection on the homeaway 'sort by' page, or simply read the guest reviews. This villa speaks for itself and is equipped and maintained to a very high standard, as the guest reviews confirm. The property has all that you could wish for, it is a well found and comfortable home, in which to relax and enjoy.

Each of the four spacious bedroom's is provide with its own en-suite bathroom. All bedrooms are fitted with a 26” LCD TV and DVD player, and the whole home is serviced by cable tv. Two of the bedrooms are furnished with double beds whilst the remaining two bedrooms are equipped with twin beds.

The kitchen is equipped with a full range of modern electrical devices, with all the utencil's, crockery and cutlery you would need to feed a family and manage a home proficiently. A breakfast bar with stools is adjacent to the kitchen area and provides an additional dining area, often favoured by the children. The formal dining area adjoins the kitchen with a counter height dining table, chairs and stools, which seats eight persons.

The open plan lounge contains a large sectional sofa and comfortable lounge chairs. The entertainment centre comprises a 50” HD multi channel cable TV with cinema sound bar system incorporated, Blu-Ray DVD, and a WII games console, a growing collection of DVD's and games are provided for guests use. Also a number of books are located within the lounge as well as in the Master bedroom for your use.

A laptop computer is available for use with free high speed wireless internet access provided throughout the villa. Telephones are located within the Master bedroom and Kitchen, local calls being free.

The games room is fitted with full size pool and foosball tables. A fully equipped laundry, including washing machine, dryer, iron, ironing table and detergents are provided for guest use.

French patio doors lead out to the Spa and Swimming pool which is screened to covered the large sun lounge area, the area provides uninterupted sunbathing throughout the day.

A portable rechargable blu-tooth speaker system is available for indoor and outdoor use, it is compatible with Ipod, Iphone, and Ipad as well as other blu-tooth devices and for those without blu-tooth then a jack plug lead is provided. The speaker is plugged in for recharge in the TV/Entertainment console.

The pool/sun lounge area is equipped with several sun-loungers with coffee tables, and a dining table and chairs suitable for alfresco dining. Additional a smaller table with parasol is also provided.

The pool area looks out onto a large lake which itself attracts a number of Florida's native wildlife, alligators, small deer, turtles, raccoons and numerous species of birds including eagles and large cranes have been regularly sighted by guests. This goes to prove that the Bellavida resort is a truly peaceful oasis, which attracts an abundance of wildlife.

At the opposite end of the lake from the villa is a clubhouse open to all Bellavida resort guests, the clubhouse consists of a large zero entry pool, perfect for children, a spa pool and large sun lounge area equipped with many sun loungers. Cold drimks are available there from a vending machine. Within the clubhouse itself is a well equipped gymnasium, internet cafe and quiet TV lounge.

For those guests who may wish to cook and eat at the villa then a large Walmart supermarket is located but 5 minutes drive from the property, approximately 10 minutes walk if you would like the exercise. If you wish to dine out or order take away then all palates can be catered for within close proximity to the villa with some excellent restaurants being readily available.

Other supermarkets such as Target (great for quality home ware, shorts, t-shirts etc) and Publix (wide variety of quality food items) are also available near by.

The property is ideal for families and couples alike who may wish to stay within luxury accommodation which is located close to many of the famous attractions for which Florida is renown, Disney, Universal Studio’s, Islands of Adventure, Legoland, Bursh Garden's, Sea World, Gatorland and Cape Canaveral, to name but a few. There are also many fine restaurants, serving some great food which caters for all tastes and budgets, bearing in mind this is the home of the hamburger, hot dog and philly cheese steak sandwich, one of which is a 'must have' during your visit. Remember Orlando is often referred to as the world’s number one holiday resort as it caters for many tastes, shopping, golf, fishing, flying, beaches, horse riding, rodeo, air boat rides, kayaking, beautiful parks, historic sites such as 'St Augustine' and many other pastimes to engage in or places to visit close by.

Also do not forget some of the larger natural features of Florida such as the 'Everglades' national park, the Florida Keys and a number of state parks such as 'Wekiva Springs' which is local to Orlando and a great peaceful alternative to a busy day at a theme park.

For those guests who may be travelling from overseas please remember to check your visa requirements for entry into the USA. UK citizens will require to complete an ESTA registration, the following link is the official US government web site for such applications - https://esta.cbp.dhs.gov/esta/


On booking a reservation/security deposit of £200 ($300) is required. This payment must be received within 7 days to guarantee and confirm your reservation. The deposit automatically converts to a security deposit upon your arrival. The deposit is NOT applied to any rental cost but it is fully refundable within 21 days of your departure from the residence, providing the provisions within the Chapter 4 of the Rental Terms and Conditions have been met.

The full rental cost, inclusive of any additional requirements such as pool heating, cleaning, etc, are due 6 weeks prior to any guests arrival. Please read rental terms and conditions for further details in respect to these payments

Pool & Spa heating is available for £15/$23 USD per day (recommended from Oct through to March). Heating must be booked for a minimum of 4 consecutive days. This fee is shown on all website quotes, but only recommended as a standard in Florida during the winter months, between 1st Oct and 31st March.

All prices shown include 13% Florida Tourist & Sales Taxes, Addiional services may require you to pay tax's at cost

Any cancellation made by the Client for whatever reason shall be made in writing. If the booking is cancelled in excess of 6 months of arrival then 50% of the reservation/security deposit is refunded. If a cancellation is made within the period between 6 months and the final 6 week of anticipated arrival then the client receive a refund of 25% of the reservation / security deposit. Bookings cancelled within 6 weeks of the arrival date, will receive a refund of 50% of the total rental fee provided full payment has been received. If full payment has not been received at this time then no refund of the reservation / security deposit will be made. The home owner strongly recommends all clients to take out Cancellation Insurance cover to protect against this cancellation penalty.

Should the home owner not receive the balance payment by the due date then they will attempt to contact the clients using the contact details supplied. Responsibility to make timely payment lies with the client.

If the home owner has not received the balance prior to 4 weeks before the arrival date, then the booking will be deemed to have been cancelled, the deposit will be forfeit and the home owner will be free to rebook the property.

Check-in is from 5 pm on day of arrival and Check-out is by 10am on day of departure. If you require an earlier Check-in or later Check-out please contact us to arrange. Late Check-out's may be available if it is not a changeover day when other guests are checking in, a small charge will be applied for this.

More Details

Angie & John Stockdale
Member since: 2010
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
21 May, 2018

Why Angie & John Stockdale chose Bellavida

This home will provide you with a comfortable vacation rental, maintained in pristine condition and somewhere in which our guests really relax in a home from home. Read our guests reviews they speak for themselves. We endeavour to maintain and improve the villa to a high standard and welcome feedback from guests.

What makes this villa unique

The villa is ideally located within a very peaceful oasis of sub tropical foliage, tree line streets and lush green lawns throughout. The resort is within a secure gated community, which is manned 24/7 by security. There is no through traffic and no street parking which leaves the streets very peaceful and quiet. The villa itself is built to a Spanish style appearance, with a terracotta tiled roof, large covered porch entrance to the front and the buildings painted with warm Mediterranean type colours. The villa driveway can accommodate upto 4 cars. At the rear of the property is the enclosed spa/pool, sun bathing area, which looks directly out onto a large lake. The lake attracts much of the local wildlife, with small deer, raccoons, alligators, turtles and numerous birds having been sighted.

The resort itself is easily accessed from the two main airports and provides easy egress to all that Orlando and the surrounding areas have to offer, theme parks, shopping, restaurants, beaches that can be reached in approximately one hour etc.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Bellavida in Kissimmee

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2794 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • resort
  • town
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Baby Gate
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Computer Available ...
  • Filtered Water
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Free Local Calls
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • PC
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer ...
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , His & Her Sinks
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Storage Closet with shelves
  • The Master bathroom (1) has a separate toilet within the bathroom, a walk in shower space and double sinks with a large well illuminated mirror as well as a smaller illuminated vanity mirror. All bathrooms are equipped with Hair Driers.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Cot , Cot could be placed in any room, stored in walkin wardrobe
  • Each bedroom has an en-suite bathroom, is fitted with a 26 inch LCD TV and DVD Player. All TV's are wired to a cable TV system. The Master bedroom is fitted with telephone and radio alarm clock. All rooms are well proportioned double bedrroms, furnished and decorated to a high standard and carpeted throughout. All are fitted with ceiling fans/lights as well as being fully air conditioned. The baby cot/crib is a folder away cot and is stowed within the walk in wardrobe space of the Master Bedroom, mattress and covers are provided.
  • Books ...
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • Books for Kids
  • DVD Player ...
  • Table Football
  • Game Room
  • MP3 Dock
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games
  • Video Library ...
  • Beach Towels
  • Terrace ...
  • Gated Community
  • Golf ...
  • Golf Clubs
  • Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Patio
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 4 deck chairs
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • Spa Whirlpool
  • Whirlpool
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
The property has a private pool & spa which is protected by a fine mesh housing to keep out insects. The resorts club house also has a large zero entry pool available to all guests, along with spa pool, gymnasium, beach volley ball and practice basket ball courts, a children's play area, a quiet TV lounge and an internet café. The villa's dining area seats 8 (4 chairs & 4 stools), and there is also 3 bar stools available at the breakfast bar, as well as a dining table with 6 chairs on the patio for those who may wish to dine alfresco. A baby's highchair is also provided. A full set of clubs and golf bag is available within the the villa for guests use. There are many places to visit within easy reach of the villa, such as the local rodeo, air boat rides, as well as the main attractions such as Disney, Universal and Cape Canaveral.


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average rating of 4.965517 based on 58 reviews

Completely satisfied

  • 5 of 5

Villa comes well equipped not only with kitchen amenities but strollers if needed, pool towels, iron, hair dryer and more. Perfect location to Disney, nearby restaurants & a WalMart not 5 mins away. What a comfortable, clean & spacious place to return after a long day especially with 4 children. I can't say enough good things & will definitely be recommending this place to my friends and family who visit the area.

  • Review Submitted: 21-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Always nice to receive such positive comments and happy to welcome back Carrie and her family at anytime. We have always tried to equip the property so as to make it a home from home, and to make sure we consider our little visitors.
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Bellavida Villa

  • 4 of 5

Had a really good stay in Florida and house was very good nice and clean also plenty of seating outside at pool, as regular visitors to Florida we would highly recommend this villa as one to stay at. Owners were very helpful with any enquiries we had, loved it will be back😀

  • Review Submitted: 08-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Clean and well appointed

  • 4 of 5

Nice stay and accommodations. We did have to buy a few items I thought would likely be there (like hand soap) but overall everyone enjoyed.

  • Review Submitted: 01-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We were a little disappointed to receive our first 4 star rating in 10 years just because there was no hand soap on the premises. We rent our home, as a 'self catering property' which is very well equipped, and many past guests have made that very comment, as you will see from our previous reviews. We travel a lot ourselves and will always take toiletries with us, we thought that was the norm for travellers, in particular if self catering, these comments do appear to be one of those cases whereby you cannot please everyone all the time.
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Impressive Villa

  • 5 of 5

We throughly enjoyed our stay at this beautifully well kept villa. We were impressed with all the extra supplies that we found on arrival; extra garbage bags, dish soap, washing powder and cold bottles of water which were a great find after a long journey.

The pool area is fabulous and has a wonderful view over the lake. We can’t fault this villa at all, the decor is superb all the rooms were spotless and the whole villa has a super feel to it.

We would highly recommend a stay here. We loved it !! We will look forward to booking again with such kind and considerate owners.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you and pleased you enjoyed your stay
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Great House, Great Location

  • 5 of 5

The house was great, so much room and communal space. We loved the Pool and the view across the lake. Lots of wildlife to see. The area was very quiet and peaceful.

The house was clean, well equipped and obviously cared for. All correspondence with the owners and manager was thorough and really speedy.

A great location for exploring the theme Parks, Orlando or as a base for the surrounding areas.

  • Review Submitted: 19-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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September 2017 Family holiday

  • 5 of 5

Lovely property outlook over lake. South facing sunny all day. Property kept in good order. Beds comfortable. Made good use of Jaccuzi in evenings. Holiday not affected by Hurricane Irma and no damage. Will return again. Only issue maybe would have liked some advise from management team. Definately will retun to Bellavida villa.

  • Review Submitted: 29-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Mrs Stewart and her family were excellent guests and are welcome back at anytime. We are always pleased when our guests enjoy their stay at the villa. Hurricane Irma was highly publicised and had many people concerned, and rightly so, we agree with the point made about Hurricane advice as we spoke to these guests ourselves on a call, whilst they were in residence. If you live in an area where this type of phenomena are common place at certain times of the year then you do to some extent take them for granted, the locals tend to go about their daily lives, and take appropriate action when needed or are advised by the media/local government. It is therefore just as important we make all our guests more familiar with such environmental situations and have already taken steps to ensure in future that advice is available to all our guests. The more common affects of these tropical storms on inland areas such as Orlando is the increase in wind speed and heavy rain, and they do pass over pretty quickly.
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Orlando International Premium Outlets
Great for that bargain fashion item.
Texas de Brazil
Great place to eat if you like meat, just don't be too tempted by the wonderful salads.
The Florida Mall
A wonderful shopping mall, frequented by locals alike.
The Mall at Millenia
Up market fashion and some great places to eat.
Olive Garden
If you love pasta then this is highly recommended.
Brio Tuscan Grille
One of the great restaurants located at Mall at the Millenia
Bonefish Grill
One of the top restaurant chains, real nice selection on the menu.
One of the perfect breakfasts, go for a combo.
Manny's Original Chophouse
One of the best steak houses and highly reccomended
Red Lobster
A great seafood chain which always seem to have a offer on.
Keke's Breakfast Cafe
Best breakfast in town, nearest venue is at the Hunters Creek shopping mall.
Walt Disney World Resort
One of the main attractions, and if you have never been it's a must
Hollywood & Vine
One of Disneys wonderful buffet restaurants.
Old Town Orlando
Friday and Saturday nights for the vintage car rally's.
Abracadabra Ice Cream Factory
See your ice cream made right in front of your very eyes
Twistee Treat
We love the ice cream from Twisters, buy a quart and keep it in the freezer.
Cracker Barrel
When you have had your fill of fried foods, head here for a more traditional American meal. ...
Logan's Roadhouse
Good for a really nice steak
Outback Steakhouse
Another good steakhouse, but love the pork chops here.
Cheddar's Scratch Kitchen
Varied menu, called a "scratch kitchen" meaning everything is cooked from scratch.
Johnny Rockets
Great burger and Philly cheese sandwich
Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Orlando International
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Faulty Towers
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Kissimmee Golf Club
Nearest Train
3.7 Miles
Kissimmee Amtrak
Nearest Motorway
6 Miles
I4 Florida Interstate
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Medieval Times
Nearest Beach
50 Miles
Cocoa Beech
Car: recommended

The villa is located in Kissimmee within minutes of the Disney Parks, Universal Studios, Islands of Aventure, Legoland, Seaworld and many other attractions. It is situated just off highway 192 (behind Medieval Times). A 24 hour Walmart Supercentre is within easy walking distance, with many shops and restaurants also close by on highway 192. Cocoa Beach (Atlantic Coast near the Kennedy Space Centre ) is approximately one hours drive East along the 192, and the Gulf Coast West toward Tampa, Clearwater area 2 hours drive, again via 192 and the I4. Busch Gardens a theme park and zoo near Tampa is approximately 2 hours drive. Malls such as the Florida Mall, Mall at the Millenia, and Premium outlets is available and only a short drive away.

Florida is truely a great holiday destination which caters for everyone with various activities around such as; Golf, Mini Golf, Horse Riding, Paint Balling, Petting Zoo, Kayaking, Cycling, National Parks such as Wekiva Springs or nearby Shingle Creek, zip linning/conservation trekking, helicopter and light aircraft aviation, Gatorland and Air Boat Rides, etc.

Other Activities: Disney, Universal Studio's, Sea World, Legoland, Shopping and Golf

Golf: There are a a large number of golf courses to suit all requirements within easy reach of the property please follow this link for greater details: http://www.thegolfcourses.net/golfcourses/FL/Kissimmee.htm

A full set of clubs with bag is available for use by guests at the villa and further equipment is easily accessible for hire or purchase from the numerous golf shops and club facilities.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Bellavida, Disney / Orlando

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Mid Season
8 Apr 2018 - 6 Jul 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
High Season
7 Jul 2018 - 7 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Mid Season
8 Sep 2018 - 30 Nov 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Low Season
1 Dec 2018 - 15 Dec 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
High Season
16 Dec 2018 - 4 Jan 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Low Season
5 Jan 2019 - 26 Jan 2019
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £200

It is recommended that guests should consider pool heating from 1st October through to the 31st March. This is a standard recommendation for all pools in Florida due to the seasonal temperature changes. Pool heating is available at £15 per day. This heating can only be booked for a minimum period of 4 consecutive days.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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