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Spacious Villa with Lake Views close to Disney.

People8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Separate WC's1
Space 2,080 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Lakeside Villa in quiet location yet close to shops, restaurants and Disney.

This spacious property is a two story detached villa which is very close to Disney.

The location allows you to return from Disney for lunch, to swim and/or take a siesta before heading back to the parks, essential for tired children and adults.

(Also opening in 2017 is a new winery less than half a mile from the villa. Nearby under construction, is a new Margaritaville resort. It will include shops, restaurants and a water park all within walking distance. It should be fully open by 2018).

The master bedroom and en-suite are on the ground floor giving lovely views of the lake and pool. There are 2 dining areas, 2 lounge areas and a fully fitted kitchen with all the usual appliances.

Upstairs there are two twin bedrooms, one double bedroom and a full bathroom. all bedrooms have TV.

It is fully air-conditioned with ceiling fans in all bedrooms.

High speed Internet access is provided via secure wireless network.

For fun there is Nintendo Wii with dual handsets,games with a dedicated TV. The property is managed locally and our manager is available to help with any queries or problems.

More Details

Owner
Carol Martin
Member since: 2007
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
14 June, 2017

About Carol Martin

Hi,

My husband and I bought this property because of its lovely lake view as we had just retired. When we stay there we use the time to ensure that it is tip top for the coming season.

Our aim is for your holiday to be as perfect as possible for example we try to offer late check outs at no extra costs.

We love Florida because there is so much to do (two weeks is just not enough) we believe every child (adult) should go at least once (but we do have guests who are returning for repeat visits).

We hope to welcome you soon, however if you choose elsewhere we wish you a wonderful trip.

Best Wishes

Carol and Mike.

Carol Martin purchased this villa in 2007

Why Carol Martin chose Kissimmee

The first time we walked into the villa we were amazed by its size, the cathedral ceilings made the ground floor look massive. The lake view was the final clincher that convinced us to buy the villa was because of its beautiful location yet so close to shops restaurants and Disney.

What makes this villa unique

Lake side location not over looked nice to sit outside in the pool area and watch the sun go down. Very quiet unless there are children they do get very excited!

Guestbook comments from the owner

'Thank you for renting your lovely villa to us the lake is perfect but still only 10 mins from Disney excellent holiday.'

Jenkins (October 11).

'We would not change a thing about the villa and would like to book again for next year.' (Tiran Feb 12).

'Thank you for a loverly holiday the villa was just perfect we would happily recommend it..' (Pernals Texas June 12).

'A loverly ,spacious and very clean villa a great holiday.' (Thorne July 11).

We had a fabulous holiday our 3rd visit and will be booking for next year

We have been to Florida 7 times but this is the best we have ever stayed in & we will booking next year,. (Aug 2012).
Jul 2007
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Kissimmee in Osceola County

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2080 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 17:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • lake
  • waterfront
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Toilet 1 - Toilet
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , downstairs with doors to pool area
  • En-suite bathroom to master bedroom with dual shower, jacuzzi bath and twin sinks.There is a bathroom with shower on the upper floor and an extra toilet and wash basin is located on the ground floor. (Each bathroom has a hairdryer)
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 master with ensuite - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , property sleeps 8
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , at the front of the property(upstairs)
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed , situated upstairs
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , situated upstairs
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 8 (4 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Master bedroom and en-suite (ground floor) with patio doors to pool area. Three bedrooms (upper floor). Bedroom 2 with queen size bed (upper floor). Bedroom 3 and 4 with twin beds (upper floor). All rooms have own TV, walk in wardrobe and ceiling fans.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • library
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: The property is fully air-conditioned with ceiling fans in all bedrooms and TV in all rooms. Secure high speed wireless internet is provided. The villa is fully tiled downstairs. with wood laminated floors in the upper bedrooms. The high vaulted ceiling adds to the feeling of space. The dining area has a large table with seating for 8. There are also two settees, reading lamps and small 'library.' This area allows some space for adults while the children play with the games or watch television in the other seating area. All doors to the pool are alarmed for the safety of young children. For the comfort of all guests smoking is not permitted inside the property. Outside: Although the inside of this property is lovely, so too is the pool area with its own fully screened pool. There is a large deck area where you can relax and enjoy evening swims while watching the sunset over the lake. The outside space is equipped with comfortable furniture which includes various chairs, tables and recliners. There is a covered area with ceiling fan, table and chairs for outside dining. The decking area has low level lighting to add to the mood. The property has unbreakable plates, glasses ect for use outside and picnic equipment & cold box. Utility Room: Washing machine and dryer with large load capacity. Iron and ironing board. Internal access to the garage is through the utility room. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Bath towels/ all linen is provided. The property is cleaned before and after your stay. Other: Kitchen is open plan but is partially screened from the main living area. This allows folks to relax while the 'cook' prepares dinner. The food preparation area does allow the 'cook' to keep tan eye on things.

Reviews

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5

Excellent property with easy access to everything

  • 5 of 5

This is the second time we have stayed at this property and would certainly use it again if we visit Florida for our next holiday.

  • Review Submitted: 29-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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4

Spacious place for our family of seven!

  • 4 of 5

Great place! Clean and spacious. Beds were comfy. My only "complaint" would be that it's a little old, so I had some allergy issues because I'm allergic to mold/mildew and dust. Not because it wasn't clean or taken care of, but because of the date of build and older furniture and accessories.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful villa in quiet location

  • 5 of 5

This is not my first visit to this wonderful holiday home. If visiting Florida again I would not stay anywhere else.

The villa is fully equipped with everything you would need to make your holiday comfortable and I have already recommended this villa to family and friends.

If you are visiting Orlando for the Disney parks they are close to the villa and easy to reach by car. If you are going to just chill and walk, everything is within walking distance for eating and drinking places.

What more can I say apart from it is a fabulous villa and both my husband and I had a fabulous time. Can't recommend it enough.

  • Review Submitted: 01-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Nova Scotia, Canada
5

Spacious, Clean and in a Prime Location

  • 5 of 5

What a wonderful two week stay at this very spacious and clean villa. This four bedroom home was immaculately kept with beautiful landscaping. It is obvious the owners take great pride in their vacation home.

Getting up every morning, having a coffee by the pool, in the screened in lanai just metres from the lake was more than we could have asked for.

The owners were very easy to get hold of and were quick to answer all inquires while in the process of booking. They were also very accommodating which made our vacation even more relaxing and memorable.

Location, location, location. Groceries, shopping and of course the Parks, all just a short drive away. We have stayed in a number of Villas over the years but this place was definitly one of our favourites. Thank you so much for giving us the opportunity to stay in this wonderful 'home away from home'.

Joe, Adena and Family

Nova Scotia, Canada

  • Review Submitted: 02-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Greece, New York
5

Best vacation house ever

  • 5 of 5

Best vacation house ever. From the beginning of the ease to get to it. the house is close to Disney and all the restaurants but yet when you're home if feels like they're far away it was very peaceful the house was beautiful and perfect. The house is very roomy they thought of everything between utensils some pool toys the only thing I can recommend is I should've got the pool heated. There's a cute small pond in the back which had a couple gators and some wildlife (small gators). It was great to go about The day and get exhausted and come home to such a peaceful and wonderful house I literally just got back from vacation and I'm already thinking about when I'm going back . hat goes off to you Carol and Mike Martin for such a beautiful and wonderful house .we will definitely be back

  • Review Submitted: 16-Mar-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful & spacious villa

  • 5 of 5

Thank you for letting us stay in your beautiful villa, it had everything we needed, and more, to make our holiday as enjoyable and relaxing as possible. We have teenage children and the amount of space meant we all had plenty of room. The weather was extremely hot during our stay but the close proximity to the Disney parks and the villa's pool, meant we could pop back easily each afternoon and escape the heat before heading back out in the evenings. The villa is beautiful and clean, well maintained, and it's location enables flexibility around what you want to do and when - much much better than staying in a hotel! Looking forward to a return visit

  • Review Submitted: 07-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Location

SuperTarget
"Not the cheapest shop but it has a very large selection of all goods"
Carrabba's Italian Grill
"Good food reasonable price and fairly local"
Golden Corral
"This our personal favorite. The food is good and reasonable priced, It is self service and y..."
Blue Water Balloons
"This is really worth it very well organised It is a full morning We have done this and it..."
Ponderosa Steakhouse
Publix Super Market at Ovation
"This is a good supermarket a bit more expensive than Wal.Mart but they have a very wide vari..."
Ross Dress For Less
"Clothes and household items well worth a visit "
Car: recommended

Coast/Beach:

Kissimmee is located in Central Florda and is less than 60 miles to either the east or west coast. This gives access to many fine beach and coastal areas. Cocoa beach, Daytona and Kennedy Space Center on the east, Tampa and Bush Gardens to the west. It is advisable when going to the coast to go early and avoid the weekends if possible. (Don't forget your maps, cold box and picnic equipment are provided in the villa).

Travel:

There are 3 possible airports - Orlando International 30 mins, Sandford airport 50 mins and Tampa airport 60 mins.

Car hire is recommended but there is also a bus service which runs along the 192 highway. Taxis are also readily available.

Distances:

All distances are approx: Local supermarket and restaurants 1 mile. Wal-mart 6 miles. Kennedy Space Center 60 miles. Disney main gate 3 miles. Seaworld 10 miles. Universal Studios 10 miles. Wet and Wild water park 10 miles. Air boats rides 10 miles. Horse Trail riding 5 miles. Several Golf courses, nearest one mile.

Further Details:

A car is definitely recommended, but there is a regular bus service that runs every half an hour along the 192. If you want to go out without the car it can get very uncomfortable in the heat waiting for a bus.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Kissimmee, Florida

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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7 night minimum stay
£598
for 7 nights
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Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £151.32
Tax Rate 13.0%

Booking Notes:
A deposit of £250 will secure your reservation with the balance payable 8 weeks prior to your departure date. There is also a refundable security deposit of £150 this is returned to you within 5 working days of your return home.

Changeover Day:
Normal check in time is after 5pm & departure before 11am. We try to provide flexible check in/out times whenever possible at no extra charge. We believe your last day should be as stress free as possible especially if there are children.

Notes on prices:
All 2014 prices held at 2013 level due to economic climate. Prices are for the property per week in UK Pounds. All rates include 13% Florida tax.
Pool heat at £14 day.

A deposit of £250 is required to secure the booking, the balance is due eight weeks before the arrival date.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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