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Luxury Villa With Private Pool, Games Room and WiFi, Just 15 Minutes From Disney

People8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Free Wifi
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Air Conditioning
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Villa in Calabay Parc, Davenport, Florida Orlando/Kissimmee, USA - Located Within The Beautiful And Peaceful Calabay Parc Community, Ideally situated just off US27.

This luxury villa was previously used almost exclusively as a holiday home for the previous owners. Our family make good use of it, so for us it is a home away from home, we like to keep it as a family home, rather than an out and out holiday villa. The villa has four bedrooms and three bathrooms, the two master bedrooms are en-suites with direct access to the pool area and the two twin rooms share the main bathroom.

The villa is ideally situated in Calabay Parc on US 27, approximately 5 minutes North of Interstate 4, and 5 minutes South of US192. We are 15-20 minutes from Disney, 25 minutes from Universal Studios and about 35 minutes from Orlando International Airport. Highlands Reserve Golf Course is less than 5 minutes north and Southern Dunes Golf Course about 15 minutes south on US27. Champions Gate golf course is also just 5 minutes down the road.

There are restaurants, a gas station, a Publix supermarket, chemist and bank just a few minutes away by car and many more eating places on the US192 and Interstate 4. We strongly recommend a trip to Manny’s Chop House which is about 15 minutes south on the US 27 near Southern Dunes Golf Course and Wal-Mart. there is now also a new Manny's which is slightly closer on the US192.

We employ a management company to maintain the villa to a very high standard to ensure that your stay is as comfortable and enjoyable as possible. Of course the management company is always on hand should you require any assistance regarding the villa. This ensures that it is always a pleasure to come home to after a day of sampling the sights and activities that the Orlando and surrounding area has to offer.

The pool (which can be heated at extra cost) overlooks a garden area and has a covered Lanai and pool furniture.The garden is maintained to a high standard by the gardening team who also look after the community planting, and is not overlooked from the rear.

To keep you cool in the evenings there is a fan in the Lanai with a light that is ideal for having a relaxing drink after the day's activities. To add a romantic atmosphere the lights in the pool can also be turned on via a timer.

The fully equipped kitchen is open plan to the living room with a breakfast bar; there is a formal dining room and also an informal dining area.

The garage has been converted into a games room and is equipped with a Pool Table, Foosball table, Air Hockey. There is also a separate laundry room with a washing machine and tumble dryer.

More Details

Owner
John Prothero
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
20 October, 2017

About John Prothero

We are John and Linda Prothero, we have 2 children; a daughter and a son and also 2 grandchildren.

We run our own retail business which our son is also involved in, so this gives us a bit more time to get away for a break.

John Prothero purchased this villa in 2014

Why John Prothero chose Davenport

When we came to Orlando to look at properties we took advice and started to search in the area around the US27 and Interstate 4 as this area was ideal in its proximity to the parks and attractions, restaurants, shops and golf courses.

We loved the feel of Calabay Parc with its peaceful setting and well kept gardens and the fact that everywhere was so accessible.

The villa also had a great feel to it which a lot of the other properties that we looked at didn't have, we immediately felt at home, and it also has a Garden to the rear which is unusual in this kind of property.

What makes this villa unique

The villa has to be in one of the best positions in the Orlando area, with restaurants, shops and main attractions just minutes away. But at the same time it enjoys a quiet community and so is good for down time after a busy day.

We still intend to use it for ourselves and our family to holiday in and will not be over-renting it as we want to preserve the feel of it. We want it to be a home away from home.

The villa even has its own garden area behind the covered pool area which looks very attractive with its palm trees and shrubs.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Calabay Parc in Davenport

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • village
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • En-suite bathroom to Master Bedroom (1) with Double Bath, separate Shower, his and her's Wash Basins and W.C.. Master Bathroom (2) with bath and overhead Shower, Wash Basin, W.C. Main Bathroom with bath and overhead Shower, Wash Basin and W.C.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 8 (4 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Master Bedroom 1 with King-size Bed and en-suite, Master Bedroom 2 with Queen Size Bed and en-suite both with direct access to pool area. There are also two twin bedded rooms which share the main bathroom which is situated between them.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Table Football
  • Game Room ...
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
Notes:
Outside: The Villa has a Private Pool that can be heated on request, beyond the pool is a garden area. The deck area is equipped with a table, pool chairs and sun beds. Utility Room: The Utilty Room is equipped with a Washing Machine and a Dryer, plus storage for the Ironing Board and leads into the games room. Cleaning / Towels / Linen: The Villa has more than enough Linen and towels, including pool towels, hand and bath towels. Our management company ensures that these are freshly laundered prior to the arrival of guests. Other: We have a well equipped games room complete with Table Football, Air Hockey and a Pool Table.

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5

Great villa with everything you could want

  • 5 of 5

From the moment we arrived we knew we'd made the right choice. Amazing villa, ideal for a family, very clean, spacious and had everything you need to feel right at home. Communication with the owner and agent was very straight forward and all the information you might need was already thought about. The games room in the garage was also great fun. Calabay Parc is a lovely quiet villa community and you can access most of the areas of Orlando without any issue at all. There is also everything you need within a short drive. Would highly recommend this villa for a wonderful stay while visiting Orlando.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 5, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your lovely review. It was great to hear that you enjoyed your time at our villa and were happy with it. It's always very pleasing when our guests leave us positive feedback. We try and give the villa a home away from home feel, so that it's always nice to come back to after a hectic day at the parks. If you ever want to stay in the area again, we would love to welcome you back. Kind regards, John & Linda.
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5

Everything was amazing!

  • 5 of 5

The house was perfect, spacious clean and set up perfect. The pool was a perfect size, the pool lights didnt work but not a big deal, still went night swimming. Orlando and attractions close, tons of restaurants and walmart, drugstores minutes away. Johm and Linda responded quickly when I emailed them. It was an amazimg week and definetly a plus to have the pool. Convinient to have a washer and dryer too. Thank you!!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your positive comments. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay at our villa and had a great holiday. We are sorry that you had a problem with the pool lights - you should have let us or our management company know about them and they could have been fixed. No one had mentioned them before and when we were out there earlier in the year they were working fine. If you return to the Orlando area in the future, we would very pleased to welcome you back. J & L.
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5

More than expected

  • 5 of 5

We found the property easily as the instructions were very clear. Inside was perfect, especially as there were just two of us and though there were four bedrooms and it's a good size for a family it was just right for us too. There is plenty of seating around the pool and the fan in the lanii is a great addition. The villa is supplied with all the amenities needed to either eat in everyday or not what ever we chose. We had two issues and these were dealt with very quickly and to our satisfaction. The location is ideal on the 27 as it is half way between the 192 and the I4 , the roads to the theme parks and other entertainment venues.

We have no hesitation in recommending the villa and will return.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 4, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful and Comfortable Villa.

  • 5 of 5

I only have positive things the say about this villa. We stayed for 2 weeks in April and we didn't want to leave.

As a family of 8 (including 2 children) we found that this villa had ample space for us all and was very comfortable. All rooms were spacious, nicely decorated and it had all the extras you could need. The game room was a great touch and we had many family tournaments!

Though North facing there was still plenty of sunshine in the pool area. We opted for pool heating which made the pool temperature at this time of year very comfortable.

The street is peaceful and very clean. There are plenty of shops/restaurants nearby (short drive away). Traffic in Orlando is a lot busier than I remember from previous visits. I would say from the villa it is a 20 -25 minute drive to the main Disney Parks (at peak times) and 40 minutes to Universal.

The owners were very helpful and we would definitely recommend this villa and not hesitate in hiring it again should we decide to go back in the future.

Thank you to John and Linda for answering all of our many questions.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much Maria for your positive feedback for the villa. We are really pleased that you all enjoyed your stay and it goes without saying that you would be very welcome if ever you wish to return. John & Linda.
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Webster, NY
5

Lovely winter getaway for snowbirds!!

  • 5 of 5

We spent 5 weeks staying at this villa during the winter & it was heaven! It was our second stay here over 2 years time. John & Linda, the owners, are the nicest people & go out of their way to make sure their villa is well maintained & we were happy. They are continually making improvements to their second home and it shows, It is a large airy home with the most beautiful red bougainvillea growing on the wall in the rear garden. We had the pool heated, which is a necessity in February & March. Thank you, John & Linda for letting us share your villa.

Karen W

  • Review Submitted: Apr 9, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Lombard, IL
4

Lovely villa.

  • 4 of 5

It was a great stay. Nice home. Close to everything. I recommend this villa.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks for your lovely review of our villa. It is very much appreciated to receive such positive feedback. John & Linda.
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Location

Nearest Airport
33 Miles
Orlando International
Nearest Barpub
3.4 Miles
Berry Town Centre
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Champions Gate- Highlands Reserve
Nearest Restaurant
3.4 Miles
Applebees Berry Town Centre
Nearest Beach
81 Miles
COCO BEACH it takes about 1 1/2 hours
Car: necessary

Special interest holidays:

Every year two of the biggest model Aircraft Competitions in the world take place at Lakeland, Florida - Top Gun and Florida Jets.

Even if you are not into model aircraft, it would be well worth a visit.

We are surrounded by Golf courses, so if Golf is your thing your in for a treat, the Highlands Reserve course is about 5 minutes away, The Southern Dunes Course is about 20 minutes away.

If you like horses then a trip to Westgate Ranch (River Ranch Blvd, River Ranch, FL 33867) is worth while, if you go on Saturday they have a Rodeo. But they have lots of other activities too including, Westgate Rodeo, Horseback Riding, Airboat Rides, Archery Range, Basketball Courts, Swamp Buggy Rides, Fishing, Nine-Hole Golf Course, Petting Farm and a Zip Line plus much more!

We have Hot Air Balloon rides nearby and they frequently over fly the Villa! Orlando Balloon Rides 44294 US-27, Davenport, FL 33897, Phone:+1 407-894-5040

The closest beach is on the East coast at Cocoa Beach. This will take about 1 hour 30 minutes. The other beaches are to the West and will take about 1.5-2 hours depending on which one you choose. St Peters beach is the closest, then Clearwater and Sarasota beaches are about 2 hours away.

Travel:

Palm Villa is ideally situated in Calabay Parc on US27, approximately 5 minutes North of Interstate 4, and 5 minutes South of US192. We are 15-20 minutes from Disney and about 25 minutes from Universal Studios and about 35 minutes from Orlando International Airport.

Gatorland is about 25 minutes away on S Orange Blossom Tr, Orlando, FL 32837 and is well worth a visit.

Legoland is in Winter Haven about 30 minutes away and is great for kids of all ages : 1 Legoland Way, Winter Haven, FL 33884,

These are just a few of the many attractions and activities in the Orlando area.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Calabay Parc, Disney / Orlando

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Rate 8
17 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£595
for 7 nights
£595
 
 
Rate 9
1 Nov 2017 - 15 Dec 2017
5 night minimum stay
£375
for 5 nights
From
£75
£490
 
 
Rate 10
16 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£630
for 7 nights
£630
 
 
Rate 1
6 Jan 2018 - 20 Mar 2018
5 night minimum stay
£375
for 5 nights
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£75
£490
 
 
Rate 2
21 Mar 2018 - 14 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
£595
for 7 nights
£595
 
 
Rate 3
15 Apr 2018 - 10 May 2018
5 night minimum stay
£425
for 5 nights
From
£85
£560
 
 
Rate 4
11 May 2018 - 31 May 2018
7 night minimum stay
£595
for 7 nights
£595
 
 
Rate 5
1 Jun 2018 - 10 Jul 2018
5 night minimum stay
£425
for 5 nights
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£560
 
 
Rate 6
11 Jul 2018 - 2 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£595
for 7 nights
£595
 
 
Rate 7
3 Sep 2018 - 16 Oct 2018
5 night minimum stay
£375
for 5 nights
From
£75
£490
 
 
Rate 8
17 Oct 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
7 night minimum stay
£595
for 7 nights
£595
 
 
Rate 9
1 Nov 2018 - 15 Dec 2018
5 night minimum stay
£375
for 5 nights
From
£75
£490
 
 
Rate 10
16 Dec 2018 - 5 Jan 2019
7 night minimum stay
£630
for 7 nights
£630
 
 
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5 night minimum stay
£375
for 5 nights
From
£75
£490
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Tax Rate 12.0%

Booking Notes:
£200 deposit to secure booking, full balance payable 8 weeks before departure.

We recommend a $50.00 (£40) accidental damage insurance policy, just in case of any mishaps or if you prefer, we can hold a £250 deposit which will be returned after the villa has been checked.


Changeover Day:
Flexible - subject to new guests arriving.

Notes on prices:
Special Rates on longer term and short notice bookings, at owners discretion - subject to availability.

Please note that if there are more than 5 guests are staying in the villa, there will be an extra charge of £5 per person per night for the extra guests, if the duration of the stay is 10 nights or less.

A £70 cleaning charge will be added to stays less than 14 days, and bookings where there are more than 5 guests staying in the villa.

Pool heat (optional) £15.00 per day.

FREE WiFi

£200 deposit to secure booking.
Full balance payable 8 weeks before departure.

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.
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