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special offer weeks ! luxury 5 bed resort villa close to DIsney & attractions.

People10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Space 2,350 sq ft
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Perfect location for all Orlando major attractions superb large 5 bed villa with private (heated) pool in Lake Berkley, gated resort with great facilities Minutes to shops.

Contact us for some special offer 2018 dates !! Nightingale House is a large two storey 5 bedroom, 3 bathroom luxury villa with south facing private screened (heated if required) pool is centrally located in the pristine gated residential resort of Lake Berkley, Kissimmee. Close to Disney, Sea World and Universal Studios with easy access to the other Orlando and area attractions and Highway 192 leading to either the Atlantic or the Gulf coastal resorts. This family friendly, roomy and airy villa is well equipped and stylishly decorated to a very high standard. Local shops and restaurants are just minutes away. Peaceful Lake Berkley Resort, with its 24 hour manned security gate and community facilities, is an ideal location for those with children of all ages. The resort boasts a clubhouse with games room, exercise room, internet access and community swimming pools. Other Lake Berkley attractions include a fully stocked, spring fed fishing lake, fishing pier, sandy sun beach, two well equipped children's playgrounds (one covered), tennis court, volleyball and basketball facilities, and walking and cycle paths. There is a pool bar which opens during peak seasons.


Owner
Robert Chidley
Member since: 2009
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English, some spanish and french
Calendar last updated:
23 May, 2018

About Robert Chidley

Hi, I am not sure how much of this will be helpful to you to help you decide upon your choice of holiday accommodation but I like to know who I am dealing with so hope this does help!

I have been going to the US and Florida in particular for over 25 years, having owned villas for 15 years and the Kissimmee and Englewood ones now for between 4 and 10 years after I become fed up with going to hotels and villas which frankly were disappointing with poor locations, cheap/sparse furniture/fittings & inconsistent standards.

I was a senior police officer in the UK, retiring as a full time officer in 2014 and will probably do some consultancy from then as well as spend more time in Florida if my two children who are still at school allow me to as they get very jealous if they can't go too!

Robert Chidley purchased this villa in 2003

Why Robert Chidley chose Lake Berkley

It offers luxury accommodation in a gated resort with 24/7 manned security. One of the most convenient locations as it has easy access to Disney World and all the major attractions. Wonderful south facing screened private pool and large garage.

What makes this villa unique

The resort facilitates use of clubhouse. lake, jogging track, tennis etc -

Guestbook comments from the owner

The accommodation was superb. I will recommend your property to friends and family. MB.
Mar 2009
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Lake Berkley in Kissimmee

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2350 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • resort
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , super en suite to master bedroom
    Shower room 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , downstairs and for bedroom 5
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , the family bathroom upstairs
  • Spacious luxury en-suite bathroom to bedroom 1 with large Roman corner bath, separate shower, basin and wc (dressing room off). Colourful family bathroom with bath/shower over, basin and wc. Cheerful guest shower room with shower, basin and wc.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 2 queen - 1 Large Double Bed , large and airy
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , the pirates room Jack Sparrow would like
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed , at home with the movies
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Double Bed , cosy and convenient downstairs
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Cot , part of a super master suite with bath and dressing room
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 10 (5 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1: large room, (USA) king bed, large en-suite bathroom, TV/ DVD. Bedroom 2: large room, (USA) queen bed, TV, music player Bedroom 3: double bed, TV/ video. Bedroom 4: twin beds, TV. Bedroom 5: twin beds, Pirates of the Caribbean theme, TV.
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • pier fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: This family friendly, roomy and airy villa is well equipped and stylishly decorated to a high standard. The two twin bedded bedrooms have been specifically 'themed'. All internal doors exiting to the pool area are alarmed for child safety. We provide a cot and high chair at no additional charge. Multi channel cable TV is provided. The villa has air-conditioning throughout and central heating if needed is via this system. Local USA/Canada telephone calls are included. Good Internet connections are available at the house and at the community clubhouse. Pool heating is not usually required during the summer months. During the spring, autumn and winter months pool heating is recommended. NB If extra accommodation or other dates needed our other superior very large 4 bed villa is 5 mintues away please see F1320. This is a No smoking villa and sorry we do not allow pets. Outside: Large, south facing heated and screened pool with sun deck and covered lanai. Amply supplied with quality deck furniture from Palm Casual. Lush, well maintained gardens laid to lawn and tropical planting. Located in a quiet and very well maintained neighbourhood. Community facilities include clubhouse with games room, exercise room, internet access and community swimming pools, fully stocked, spring fed fishing lake, fishing pier, sandy sun beach, two well equipped children's playgrounds (one covered), tennis court, volleyball, basketball, and walking and cycle paths. Parking for 4 cars (two in integral double garage). A gas barbecue available on request and small charge. Utility Room: Washing machine and tumble dryer. Iron and ironing board. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: The villa will be cleaned and arranged to a very high standard for your arrival. Ample towels and bed linens are provided for the duration of your stay. Additional maid service can be arranged locally for $95/ clean.

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Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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special offer weeks ! luxury 5 bed resort villa close to DIsney & attractions.
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5

Amazing resort

  • 5 of 5

Our third time to Kissimmee and by far the best accommodation !

The resort is on a beaufitul lake setting perfect for walks or fishing .

The house is situated in a fantastic position and gets sun all day ,it is fully equipped and well furnished .

When we return to Florida we would love to stay at lake Berkley again .

In booking Robert is extremely helpful and the management company ( Alan) is friendly prompt and helpful .

  • Review Submitted: 16-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to submit your review. We are so pleased that we managed to achieve our aim of ' adding that extra magic ' to your Orlando vacation.
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5

Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

Detta var tredje gången vi bodde på detta område men första gången i detta huset. Mycket trevligt hus med pool i söderläge. Fräscht och rent och mycket bekväma sängar. Skulle absolut boka med Robert igen om vi kommer tillbaka. Han är mycket trevlig och tillmötesgående. Svarar snabbt på mail!

  • Review Submitted: 10-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to complete this review and I am so pleased that you enjoyed your stay at Nightingale House. We look forward to welcome ng you and friends back in the future. Robert
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5

Beautiful villa! Excellent location!

  • 5 of 5

This villa was perfect for our family vacation! It's tucked away nicely in a quiet gated community with all of the essential shopping stores within a couple minute drive and all the major parks within 20 minutes. The house itself is beautiful and very well maintained with plenty of space. The most comforting thing about planning this trip was the excellent communication with the owner. We will definitely be staying here again!

  • Review Submitted: 12-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Fantastic spacious home!

  • 5 of 5

Robert was an extremely gracious and accomodating host. He was always quick to reply to any questions and went above and beyond to make our stay great.

The house was in a great location and convenient to all the parks. We especially loved the private pool and gated community. The house was well appointed and had all the conveniences of home. It was helpful to be so close to Walmart and restaurants after a long day at the parks. The house was large and open with plenty of space for everyone in our group. We had 5 children and 4 adults and had enough room to hang out without being on top of each other.

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay and can't wait to come back!

  • Review Submitted: 24-Jan-2017
  • Date of Stay: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at our lovely Lake Berkley home. I am so pleased that we managed to 'add that extra magic' to your stay - as we aim to do as posh villas. We look forward to welcoming you and friends back ! Robert
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5

Great Family Getaway

  • 5 of 5

Our family was looking for a quick getaway and I used VRBO to search for a rental home. We were looking specifically for a home with a pool and at least two master because my sister and her family joined us for one night. We found this home which was a great price and had a nice pool and home layout. The house was clean and was larger then expected. The location is Kissimmee was close to many restaurants and stores and very close to Old Town. It is a gated community which we felt was safer. The kids really enjoyed the swimming pool and kept us busy for hours. Communication with the owner was very good. Although our stay was brief we would visit again and would recommend the home to other families.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Jul-2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to share your experience of our lovely Villa. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your short stay with us and that we did 'add that extra magic ' as we aim to do. We would love to welcome you back in the future. Robert
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Hope to Do it All Over Again!!

  • 5 of 5

Thank you, thank you for allowing us to use your home during our stay in Orlando!! This is the very first time we've ever rented a home from someone we didn't know personally before!! I can't thank you enough for being so kind and accommodating. I would highly recommend everyone staying there!

The high-lights were:

1.) Working with you personally instead of a large company.

2.) The proximity to the Disney Parks and convenience to local shops and restaurant, yet far enough away from traffic and noise.

3.) The neighborhood was gated, guarded, safe and beautiful!

4.) Your home was so very spacious with plenty of room for everyone to spread out, plus stocked with everything we needed and MORE! Way more than we needed!

5.) Your manager, Alan was very, very nice and responded right away when we called with a minor issue.

We hope to stay there again on our next trip to Disney, for we couldn't imagine another place being any nicer than yours!!

  • Review Submitted: 16-Jun-2016
  • Date of Stay: June 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for sharing your views for others' benefit. I am so pleased that your venture into staying at our personally owned villa was such a success and that we managed to 'add that little extra magic' to your stay as we aim to do ! We look forward to hosting a future visit .............Robert
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Location

Travel:

Orlando MCO Airport 30 minutes. Use of car is very desirable.

We have another luxury villa nearby (F1320) and a gorgeous smaller villa in Englewood on Florida's laid back and friendly Gulf Coast (see listing F1248 on this Owners Direct site). Subject to availability, we are pleased to offer two centre accommodation packages.

Distances:

Disney Maingate under 15 minutes. SeaWorld 15 - 20 minutes. Universal Studios 20 minutes. Downtown Orlando 20- 30 minutes.

Further Details:

Local shops, including a 24/7 Walmart superstore just around the corner, new Aldi and Wawa gas/food station with many restaurants from a few minutes away.

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Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £66.99
Damage Deposit £148.86

Booking Notes:
Pool heat is available if required at $16 a day (min 4 days) or $100 per week. Gas BBQ available $35 per stay (guests responsible for gas)
Changeover Day:
We are flexible as to arrival/departure days. Minimum booking is 3 nights. Departure time is normally 10.30am but late check out may be available by arrangement if bookings permit.

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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