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PLATINUM RATED Caribbean-Style 3bdrm Condo, Private Water Views, FAMILY FRIENDLY

Overview

Property

Updated: 27-Apr-2017
  • Sleeps 8
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Bookable online

About the property

PLATINUM RATED 3bdrm/2bthrm Condo, prime location at Bahama Bay Resort &Spa Davenport, gated community, many amenities, onsite management company

This 4 Star Caribbean-style resort run by Wyndham Vacation Rentals is situated on the banks of the picturesque Lake Davenport with over 70 acres of landscaped gardens, lawns, lagoons and fountains. It is one of the most beautiful places to stay in Orlando and popular with couples, groups of friends and families. The resort has 24 hr gated security and reception area.

There are 4 swimming pools/hot tubs, basketball, volleyball, tennis courts, nature trails, children's play area, children's splash pad, lounge area, spa, fitness centre and sauna, bar games, including darts and pool, fishing dock, sandy beach, direct lake access. A marketplace and gift shop are located in the clubhouse.

So what is so unique about our condo?

Our Platinum rated condo is home from home and in a very desirable location on the resort situated in Building 20, over looking the private water views. Just 30 seconds walk to the Tradewinds Restaurant/Pool/Sandy Beach and just 2 minutes walk to the Clubhouse/Pool/Splash Pad. Free WiFi is available throughout the clubhouse and in our condo. Free DVD rentals are available from the clubhouse DVD library. Our prices also include complimentary use of the resort facilities. So what are you waiting for?

Please feel free to take a look at our 5 Star reviews and contact us with any questions you may have. We look forward to you hearing from you and hopefully 'You Can Be Our Guest'.

More Details

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

Sharon Hindley & Lynne Rooney
Member since: 2012
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
27 April, 2017

About Sharon Hindley & Lynne Rooney

Florida was our favourite family holiday destination as children and now we have families of our own my sister and I decided to purchase a property on the beautiful Bahama Bay Resort.

We live in England and always expect a high standard of accommodation and customer service wherever we travel and that was one of our reasons for choosing Bahama Bay Resort. We hope you love the resort as much as we do.

Take a look at our Facebook Page, Website or follow us on Twitter and Instagram: Facebook: facebook.com/bbresortandspacondo

Website: http://bbresortandspacondo.vpweb.co.uk

Twitter: @bahamabay_condo

Instagram: bahamabay_condo

Sharon Hindley & Lynne Rooney purchased this condo in 2011

Why Sharon Hindley & Lynne Rooney chose Davenport

Bahama Bay Resort has everything on offer for the perfect holiday, it is ideal for couples, groups of friends and families. There are plenty of amenities on site and the resort is ideally located for enjoyment of the Disney attractions, shopping malls/outlets, restaurants and supermarkets. Many of our guests return year after year.

What makes this condo unique

The resort has a 24hr reception area with friendly, helpful staff available to assist with any enquiries or concerns you may have whilst on holiday.

The resort has 24hr security at the main gate.

Our condo is located in a very desirable area on the resort in building 20, middle floor, overlooking the private water views.

Please feel view to view our excellent feedback from our previous guests.

We are committed to ensuring our guests have the best possible stay.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Stayed at end of June/beginning July, had a fantastic time being our first, the apartment was spotless on arrival, was amazed how big, the resort is very good, with all amenities, very well looked after and clean and all staff were very helpful, would def recommend to others and will visit again some day" Thanks again for all your help and advise when we booked. Ray, Sue and Kids.



Stayed for 2 weeks in July at your apartment and it was fabulous. Great amount of space, excellent having 2 bathrooms and made great use of kitchen for making packed lunches! Came home with washing all done thanks to washer/dryer. Can't recommend highly enough". Thank you so much. Gillian



Would like to thank yourself and Lynne for allowing the use of your property at Bahama Bay Davenport. We all had a great time and would happily recommend the property to any of our family and friends. Look forward to booking in the future with you both. Many thanks Alan
Jan 2012
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Guestbook comments from the owner

Stayed at end of June/beginning July, had a fantastic time being our first, the apartment was spotless on arrival, was amazed how big, the resort is very good, with all amenities, very well looked after and clean and all staff were very helpful, would def recommend to others and will visit again some day" Thanks again for all your help and advise when we booked. Ray, Sue and Kids.



Stayed for 2 weeks in July at your apartment and it was fabulous. Great amount of space, excellent having 2 bathrooms and made great use of kitchen for making packed lunches! Came home with washing all done thanks to washer/dryer. Can't recommend highly enough". Thank you so much. Gillian



Would like to thank yourself and Lynne for allowing the use of your property at Bahama Bay Davenport. We all had a great time and would happily recommend the property to any of our family and friends. Look forward to booking in the future with you both. Many thanks Alan
Jan 2012
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25 Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(25 traveller reviews)

5

Fantastic apt, great location, family friendly

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed at Bahama Bay once before but this apartment was even better - fantastic. It was exactly like the pictures and was very well equipped, even had a kettle! The location is great, a few seconds walk to The Tradwinds cafe, pool and beach area so very convenient. Great for families. It also overlooks the lake so very peaceful in the evening when sitting outside on the veranda.

We would certainly stay here again and recommend it to others. The owners dealt with all our enquiries promptly and were very helpful.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 14, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks for taking the time to write a review on your stay in our condo. We are delighted to hear you found everything to be fantastic. We do like to keep all our photos and information up to date for our guests. Many Thanks also for the kind words and recommendation, you are most welcome back anytime. Kind Regards, Sharon and Lynne
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5

Amazing stay, great value for money and enjoyed by

  • 5 of 5

The property has everything you need and could ask for!! I would highly recommend to all.. great facilities, clean and family friendly

  • Review Submitted: Apr 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are so pleased to hear that our condo had everything you required. Lovely to hear you enjoyed the facilities and found the resort family friendly too. Thanks for the recommendation. Best Regards, Sharon and Lynne
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5

Fabulous resort, fabulous condo

  • 5 of 5

On arrival at Bahama Bay, our first impression was how clean and tidy everywhere was from the manicured lawns to the children's playground, and our beautiful condo was just the same. The furnishings and fittings throughout were of the highest quality, with everything you need, including a washing machine and tumble dryer, so handy with little ones. The lounge /diner is exceptional with a little balcony overlooking the lake, perfect for breakfast or relaxing with a drink in the evening. All the bedrooms are spacious with lovely comfy beds, the master having a large ensuite with bath and shower. This bedroom also has a cute little balcony to enjoy the views from. A short stroll around the lake led us to one of the pools, with lots of sun loungers, tables and parasols. After a swim in the pool and a play with the kids in their own splash area, it was over to the restaurant to order lunch, to either eat in or have at your table around the pool. So handy when you have children. After a day at Disney nothing was nicer than calling in at Tradewinds for an ice cold beer and a chat to other guests. Just writing this review has brought so many lovely memories back I can't wait to go again. Fabulous resort and fabulous condo.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 10, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many Thanks for taking the time to write a review on your stay, we are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay in our condo and made use of all the facilities at the Bahama Bay Resort. We look forward to welcoming you back sometime in the near future. Best Regards, Sharon and Lynne
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4

Clean, peaceful and homely,good situation friendly

  • 4 of 5

The condo had all we needed for our stay, clean and tidy and in nice condition. The property was situated on the first floor and backed onto the lake offering a lovely view.The owners were very nice to deal with being very helpful and honest. The site is very pretty and well kept offering good guest reception and service. We would be pleased to return and deal with these lovely owners.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 13, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are delighted to hear that you had everything necessary for your stay in our condo. We feel lucky to have such a lovely view overlooking the ornamental lake/fountain and this is one of the reasons we chose building 20 when purchasing our condo. We would be very happy to accommodate you again in the future. Best Regards, Sharon and Lynne
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5

Lovely Condo!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in Sharon and Lynne's condo for nine nights in early December, and we thoroughly enjoyed our time in the condo and at the resort. Sharon and Lynne were extremely pleasant and responsive with the booking process. The condo is exactly as pictured -- very clean, nicely furnished, and spacious. We loved the motivational signs and plaques decorating the walls of the condo!

This was our 15th trip to Orlando but our first stay at Bahama Bay, and we were very pleased with the resort. We enjoyed morning walks on the trails running throughout the resort as well as relaxing by the beautiful pools. Sharon and Lynne's condo is conveniently located to our favorite of the four pools at the resort!

We found the location of Bahama Bay to be very convenient to the Disney parks. We never spent more than 25 minutes driving to the parks, and it was so nice to return to the peaceful resort after a busy day at Disney!

Thank you Sharon and Lynne for your hospitality! We will be back!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 18, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks for taking the time to write a review on your stay in our condo. We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your stay at the resort, our aim is to ensure all our guests have a smooth booking/payment process. Great news that you liked our new decor and the condo/resort location too. You are very welcome back at anytime for future stays. Kind Regards, Sharon and Lynne
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5

Another Fantastic Stay

  • 5 of 5

This was our second stay at this lovely resort and again we booked through Sharon as her apartment was everything we wanted and more. Again the booking process was painless and stress free with Sharon dealing with our emails promptly and efficiently. Upon arrival everything was arranged as promised (door keys/Car passes etc) and there was no shortage of parking directly outside our apartment. The apartment itself was lovely and clean and as spacious as we remembered with fantastic views over the lake. It is well equipped with a modern kitchen, complete with all the pots and pans etc if you want to self cater. 3 Large Bedrooms with one overlooking the lake (it also has a small balcony) a large family bathroom with the master bedroom having a spacious on suite. The living room has a table and chairs, bar stools for the kitchen,DVD player, large LCD TV and cable TV. The site is always immaculately kept with grass being cut and watered almost daily. Staff and it appears even the guests are really friendly so this place must bring out the best in people !. Facilities are excellent, the lakes pools and nature walk are a joy.

The location is the real winner for us just 35/40 mins from the Airport but far enough away to have more of a domestic/local feel to the place. Most attractions are within about 40/45 mins with excellent road connections (your on the 2 main highways in either direction within 5 mins). For your essentials there are 3 large supermarkets within a ten minute drive.Locally there are some excellent interchange parks for shopping and eating out and a taxi is reasonable if you want to make use of the "Happy hour menus" I recommend "Mannys" a new steak and Rib house that has just opened (Eating out is reasonable at these parks/restaurants and its where the locals go, so always a good sign). Im tempted to write war and peace but ill finish by saying that if you have any queries whatsoever, it being the accommodation, the parks or going out in the evening Sharon will point you in the right direction.

Thanks Sharon we will be back again next year.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many Thanks for taking the time to write a review. We are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay again and look forward to welcoming you back next year. Best Regards, Sharon and Lynne
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Location

From the Owner

Bahama Bay Resort has everything on offer for the perfect holiday, it is ideal for couples, groups of friends and families. There are plenty of amenities on site and the resort is ideally located for enjoyment of the Disney attractions, shopping malls/outlets, restaurants and supermarkets. Many of our guests return year after year.

Activity and Interests

Car: recommended

Special interest holidays:

There are a number of fishing trips available which are advertised in the brochures/leaflets near the concierge desk in the clubhouse. There are organised guided Bass Fishing trips on a few local Lakes, and you can go east or west for shark fishing, or any type of sea fishing, Tampa, St Petes is around an hour away as well. Some guests have purchased fishing rods/bait from the 24hr Super Walmart which are reasonably priced and enjoyed fishing from the dock, Lake Davenport at Bahama Bay. At the lake you will catch Bass, Crappies, Panfish or (Blue Gills) weird Mud pike (Bowfins) Alligator Gar, Catfish. The resort has its own license so there would be no need to acquire your own.

Coast/Beach:

The resort has its very own private man-made sandy beach with sun-loungers and parasols, located on the shore of Lake Davenport. Should you wish to drive to other beaches:-

Daytona Beach 60 Miles

Cocoa Beach 76 Miles.

Clearwater Beach 86 Miles.

Travel:

Orlando International Airport (MCO) approx 40 minutes drive to the resort.

Sanford International Airport (SFB) approx 60 minutes drive to the resort.

Tampa International Airport (TPA) approx 70 minutes drive to the resort.

Car hire is recommended.

Distances:

Magic Kingdom, Animal Kingdom, Epcot 15 mins

Sea World, Blizzard Beach 20 mins

Typhoon Lagoon, Wet n Wild, Hollywood Studios 25 mins

Universal/Island of Adventure, Legoland 30 mins

Publix supermarket 5 mins

Wal-Mart supermarket 10 mins

Applebees 5 mins

Bahama Breeze, Chili's, Logan's Roadhouse, Olive Garden, Ale House 10 mins

Cheesecake Factory 35 mins

Premium Outlets 30 mins

Mall at Millenia 35 mins

Daytona Beach 60 Miles

Cocoa Beach 76 Miles

Clearwater Beach 86 Miles

Further Details:

Some of our favourite places to eat:-

Bahama Breeze

The Olive Garden

The Cheesecake Factory

Applebees

Chili's

Longhorn Steakhouse

Outback Steakhouse

Logan's Roadhouse

Orlando Weather

One of Orlando's biggest draws is the year-round sunny, mild weather. In keeping with the "Sunshine State", Central Florida maintains a comfortable average annual temperature of 72 degrees.

Average Orlando Florida Monthly Weather (degrees F)

January 48-70

February 49-72

March 55-78

April 59-83

May 65-87

June 71-90

July 73-91

August 73-91

September 72-91

October 65-84

November 57-78

December 51-72

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Rate from
21 Apr 2017 - 25 May 2017
1 night minimum stay
£61
for 1 night
£429
 
 
Rate from
26 May 2017 - 4 Sep 2017
1 night minimum stay
£64
for 1 night
£449
 
 
Rate from
5 Sep 2017 - 13 Oct 2017
1 night minimum stay
£57
for 1 night
£399
 
 
Rate from
14 Oct 2017 - 2 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
£192
for 3 nights
£449
 
 
Rate from
3 Nov 2017 - 20 Dec 2017
1 night minimum stay
£57
for 1 night
£399
 
 
Rate from
21 Dec 2017 - 3 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£214
for 3 nights
£499
 
 
Rate from
4 Jan 2018 - 8 Feb 2018
1 night minimum stay
£61
for 1 night
£425
 
 
Rate from
9 Feb 2018 - 24 Mar 2018
3 night minimum stay
£204
for 3 nights
£475
 
 
Rate from
25 Mar 2018 - 20 Apr 2018
3 night minimum stay
£225
for 3 nights
£525
 
 
Rate from
21 Apr 2018 - 25 May 2018
1 night minimum stay
£64
for 1 night
£450
 
 
Rate from
26 May 2018 - 4 Sep 2018
1 night minimum stay
£68
for 1 night
£475
 
 
Rate from
5 Sep 2018 - 13 Oct 2018
1 night minimum stay
£61
for 1 night
£425
 
 
Rate from
14 Oct 2018 - 2 Nov 2018
3 night minimum stay
£204
for 3 nights
£475
 
 
Rate from
3 Nov 2018 - 20 Dec 2018
1 night minimum stay
£61
for 1 night
£425
 
 
Rate from
21 Dec 2018 - 5 Jan 2019
3 night minimum stay
£225
for 3 nights
£525
 
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
£57
for 1 night
£400
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
All prices are in GBP and inclusive of tax and please note, a departure cleaning fee of $100.80 USD will be charged at the resort. A 25% non refundable deposit is required at confirmation of reservation, the final balance is required 10 weeks prior to arrival. Payment methods accepted are personal cheque (sent to UK in £'s or sent to USA in $'s), direct bank transfer, credit/debit card (fees apply if paying by credit/debit card). Prices in USD can be given on request.

Changeover Day:
Check-in is from 4pm on day of arrival. Check-out is by 10am on day of departure.

Notes on prices:
Prices from £399.00 per week.
Prices listed are per week, NOT per person.
Late availability and long term rental discounts may be available, depending on time of year.
Prices can be subject to change at the owners discretion, without prior notification. All confirmed bookings will be honoured at the original agreed rate.
25% deposits are non refundable
All enquiries welcome.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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Facilities

From the Owner

The resort has a 24hr reception area with friendly, helpful staff available to assist with any enquiries or concerns you may have whilst on holiday. The resort has 24hr security at the main gate. Our condo is located in a very desirable area on the resort in building 20, middle floor, overlooking the private water views. Please feel view to view our excellent feedback from our previous guests. We are committed to ensuring our guests have the best possible stay.

Property Type

  • condo

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Holiday Complex
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Tourist Attractions

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • 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
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library ...

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Sauna ...

Onsite Services

  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Staff

Suitability

  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...

Location Type

  • lake
  • resort

Attractions

  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks

Leisure Activities

  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • massage therapist

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • fishing
  • golf
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, En-suite
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Bath with Shower, Main Bathroom
  • En-suite bathroom to Master bedroom with bath/shower, WC. Bathroom 2 has large walk in shower, WC.

Bedrooms

  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 2 - Queen Bed
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot, Queen Bed
  • Bedroom 3 - Twin Beds
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6/8 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Master Bedroom - queen size double bed, 32'' LCD HDTV, clock radio, direct access to private screened patio/balcony with table/chairs. Bedroom 2 - queen size double bed, 32'' LCD HDTV, clock radio. Bedroom 3 - twin beds, 32'' LCD HDTV.

Outside

  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...

Meals

  • Self-catering

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome ...

Notes:

  • Notes on accommodation: Our condo is rated as PLATINUM (the highest rating on the resort) and is located in building 20 on the 2nd floor (UK 1st) of a 3 floor building, ideally situated and just a 1 minute walk to Tradewind's on-site restaurant and nearest pool and 3 minutes walk to the clubhouse/pool. Air-conditioning is provided. Safety deposit box installed - use of this is free of charge. Please note: The person who is lead name staying in the condo must be at least 25 years of age to keep in line with the resort policy. Utility Room: Washing machine, tumble dryer, iron, ironing board, vacuum cleaner. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: The condo is professionally cleaned prior to arrival and upon departure. Towels and linen are provided. Other: Open plan dining area with family dining table/chairs and breakfast bar stools. There is also a baby portable crib and highchair located in the condo.

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