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Luxurious 5 Bedroom Villa, South Facing Pool, Lazy River now open

Bedrooms 5
Separate WC's1
Space 2,860 sq ft
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Parking


About the property

If you want to stay somewhere upmarket, with the feel of a top-end hotel, then this is the property for you and your guests. Far more appealling than other conventional basic properties on the market in some of the older resorts, this stunning and luxurious air-conditioned 5 bedroom, 4 1/2 bathroom vacation home, with private swimming pool and beautifully landscaped garden, is situated at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac in the brand new exclusive Solterra Resort in Davenport, Orlando.

Residing in a beautiful secure gated community, the resort features a large contemporary clubhouse with cabanas, extensive fitness centre, tennis, basket ball and volley ball courts, lagoon style swimming pool with beach entry (ideal for children and adults alike), a waterfall feature, water slide and Jacuzzi, plus a children's playground and lawn.

This villa is truly stunning, contemporary and luxurious. This is Florida living at its very best.

This new (November 2013) two storey property includes brand new contemporary and superior quality furnishings with designer bedding for a wonderful nights sleep after a busy day at the theme parks. The whole villa has been designed with comfort and style in mind for the discerning traveller.

The open-plan aspect downstairs includes a large dining room, kitchen with breakfast bar and family room leading onto the private pool area. The fully equipped kitchen includes stainless steel appliances and contains everything you will need during your stay. There are 2 large master bedrooms, each with king beds and large en-suite bathrooms, including twin basins, a bath tub and walk in shower facilities, plus 3 other queen double/twin rooms, each with bathroom facilities. Additional features of this stunning property include a large TV/movie room & work area and a fabulous games room, including an 8ft slate pool table, air hockey and foosball table, a dart board and table & bar stools. This is a large 28×14 ft south facing private pool also including a spa, with a screened pool deck, lanai area, modern patio furniture and sun loungers, overlooking a quiet a conservation area, so it is extremely quiet and peaceful and not at all overlooked. In addition to this home easily accommodating up to 11 adults, for families with young children, we have provided a baby high chair, travel cot/crib and stroller/pushchair for complimentary use. Linens and towels are also included.


The property is accessible via an electronic keyless entry system, so there is no need to worry about collecting keys before/upon arrival. We ensure all our guests have all the necessary information on how to access the property prior to your departure. We also have a management company looking after our property, situated close by in Davenport, who can assist you should you have any queries after you arrive.

We aim to provide a high level of service to ensure your holiday is stress free and everything you dreamed of.


The villa and resort is extremely quiet and peaceful, yet it is located a very short drive away from the Interstate I-4, which means it's got very easy access to Disney and other major theme parks, from 15 to 20 minutes drive away. And, it also means that you don't get stuck on some of the other congested highways and side roads when you are driving home late in the evening after a long day at the theme parks.

More Details

Pamela Syrett
Member since: 2014
Premier Partner

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

Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
27 May, 2018

About Pamela Syrett

My husband and I live in England and have 2 young children. We love travelling and purchased this brand new property as a vacation home.

Pamela Syrett purchased this villa in 2013

Why Pamela Syrett chose Davenport

Our children just love Disney and Universal and this home is ideally situated, close to all the theme parks. It's situated in a brand new gated community, so it's safe and secure, and has access to a fantastic clubhouse with fitness centre, resort swimming pool, water-slide and children's play area. The property is also located at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac/turning circle and since the back of the property is south facing and overlooking a conservation area, we think it's one of the best plots in the resort area.

What makes this villa unique

The villa has a South facing private pool, jacuzzi spa and garden, overlooking a conservation area with lots of interesting wild-life. We have converted the garage into an extensive games room. We've also included large 50" web enabled TVs, Bluray DVD player and free WiFi. Fun for all the family!

Having studied interior design, I have furnished the interior to a very high standard, with lots of contemporary and luxurious furnishings, and have taken pride in making this home both visually appealing, but also extremely comfortable for all to enjoy.

As well as the obvious theme parks, there are wonderful golf courses close by and the villa has easy access to I4, with quick links to the airport, East, West and Southern coasts.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Davenport in Polk County

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2860 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 11
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • 5 night minimum night stay is required
  • Please enquire for bookings less than the minimum night stay, as these may be considered if there is suitable availability between guest bookings.
Location Type:
  • resort
  • Family
  • Holiday Complex
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Toilet 1 - Toilet
  • 2 large en-suite bathrooms attached to master suites, with large showers and twin basins, 2 family bathrooms and 1 cloakroom with w/c.
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 11 ( 5 bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Master bedroom 1 with King bed Master bedroom 2 with King bed Bedroom 3 with Queen bed Bedroom 4 with two twin/single beds Bedroom 5 with Full/Double bed and sinlge bunk overhead. All mattresses are extremely comfortable with designer bedding
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
  • swimming
  • tennis
Outside: The property has an extensive south facing garden with private screened pool (28ft by 14ft), overlooking a conservation area. The pool deck includes a large dining table, 6 chairs, 4 sun loungers, with 2 coffee tables, and also includes a lanai/shaded area. The pool can be heated, if required. Utility Room: Washing machine, dryer, clothes airer, iron and ironing board are located in the utility area of the garage. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: The use of all linens and towels is included in the rental charge, with cleaning service provided upon check-out. Additional cleaning services can be arranged. Other: The garage has been converted to a popular games room, including an 8 ft slate pool tables, football table, air hockey table, dart board and bar table with stools.


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Luxurious 5 Bedroom Villa, South Facing Pool, Lazy River now open
average rating of 4.9375 based on 32 reviews

LUXURIOUS.......definitely describes Palm Retreat Villa

  • 5 of 5

We are from New Brunswick Canada and were certainly not disappointed when we arrived for our week long vacation in early March 2018. The villa was everything and more than was advertised. This villa was neat and tidy, exceptionally clean and beautifully decorated. There was plenty of room for 6 adults and 2 small children. The kitchen was very well equipped and the mattresses and bedding were top notch. The pool area was clean and well maintained with the sun all day. Also we took advantage of the club house pool and waterslide which was an excellent added bonus. Pamela provided an information packet which was very detailed and most helpful. We would absolutely recommend this villa and hope to stay there again.

J Keith

  • Review Submitted: 15-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank-you so much for your lovely words and for taking the time to provide a review. It's always so nice to read that guests find everything to their satisfaction at our vacation home and enjoy their stay. It makes all the effort we spend making sure the villa stays up to standard worthwhile. We hope you are able to return in the future. Best wishes Pam
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Perfect home

  • 5 of 5

House is beautiful, it has everything you could need. pool in the back is very nice. We felt very safe within the community resort and the clubhouse is perfect for the kids and us. Pam responds within an hour when you email her about anything. Disney parks and Old town are close to the location as well. Overall can't complain about anything.

  • Review Submitted: 17-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Fantastic holiday home

  • 5 of 5

Just returned from 2 weeks staying at this fabulous house. Plenty of space, very comfortably and tastefully furnished and ideally located as a base to explore Orlando and both coasts.

  • Review Submitted: 09-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Very comfortable and clean

  • 5 of 5

Couldn't have picked a better place to stay for the week. The house and pool were awesome, very clean and taken care of. The community pool area was great, and the food waa good at the grill. Any issues and or questions I had were responded to quickly during my stay. This house I could say has the best lot in the entire sub. Very private and the best sun throughout the day. We had a blast.

  • Review Submitted: 04-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank-you so much for taking time to provide a review and for your lovely comments about our vacation home and resort. Glad you enjoyed the South facing pool overlooking the conservation area and felt at home in the property. So pleased you all had a fantastic vacation. Best wishes Pam
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Beautiful home had everything 3 young families could want or need!

  • 5 of 5

We travelled with three families with 4 children under 5. We had everything we needed to enjoy our time, relax, have fun, enjoy the pool, games room and hot tub. Plenty of room to find a quit place or for all to enjoy time together. It had all the necessities of home and the luxuries of a vacation. Would return in a heart beat.

  • Review Submitted: 18-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank-you so much for taking time to provide a review of our vacation home on Solterra Resort. Thank-you very much for your kind words. I'm so pleased that you all had a fantastic time and enjoyed your stay, feeling at home whilst on vacation. Hoping you can return again in the future. Best wishes Pam
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Fantastic location. Owners were really helpful

  • 5 of 5

Had a fantastic holiday staying in this lovely property. We felt at home and had everything we could possibly need at the home to make our stay enjoyable. The location of the pool area made it very private and quiet. Would highly recommend a stay here. Resort much much better than others we’ve stayed at before with fantastic facilities at the clubhouse. Whole family had a brilliant time. Owner was extremely helpful too. Couldn’t ask for more.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Orlando International Airport
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Reunion and Champions Gate
Nearest Beach
60 Miles
Cocoa Beach
Car: necessary

Special interest holidays:

Disney, Universal, Sea World etc within 15-20 minutes drive. Close access to I4 for easy access to Kennedy Space Centre, beaches and airports.


The villa is situated close to the Orlando Disney area. Tampa and surrounding beaches are 50 miles away.


Closest airport is Orlando International airport, with less than 30 minutes drive. The use of a hire car is recommended.


The nearest supermarket is less than 1 mile away, with easy access to many large shopping malls and restaurants.

Posner Park Shopping Mall is 10 minutes drive away, with lots of popular department stores and restaraunts.

A 15-20 minutes drive to Disney, with easy access to the I-4, making the resort an ideal location for all your vacation needs.

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Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £115

Booking Notes:
25% deposit required to secure booking, with final balance due 60 days prior to arrival.

Changeover Day:
Changeover day is flexible.

Notes on prices:
Prices vary according to season, and are inclusive of 12.5% State taxes.

Additional fees added to the acommodation rental prices include a compulsory £115 fee for cleaning upon check-out.

Optional Pool heating is charged at £15 per day.

Discounts may be considered for bookings over long durations or last minute bookings.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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