Oakwater is a popular vacation resort as it is right at the gates of Walt Disney World. Located in a quiet neighborhood of Kissimmee, just off the US 192, it is 20 minutes drive from the heart of Orlando where Sea World, Universal Studios and other attractions can be found. The excellent amenities around your luxury villa include a swimming pool, fitness centre, tennis courts and a children’s playground. Oakwater is also conveniently close to the local shops, supermarkets and restaurants.
Most visitors to Orlando, Florida want to spend time in at least one of the world famous theme parks. Choose from Disney’s Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Hollywood Studios, Sea World or Universal Studios, all located just a short drive from your Oakwater vacation villa. Shopping
There are some excellent air-conditioned malls in nearby Orlando, including the Florida Mall and the Millennium Mall. The Belz Outlet Mall is a series of plazas with brand name discount stores selling everything from designer bags and shoes to sportswear and clothing at bargain prices. Golf
Orlando has perfect year-round sunshine for golf lovers. There are several championship golf courses close to your Kissimmee vacation villa including Champions Gate and Reunion Golf Club, so bring your clubs or hire a set when you get there.
The Kennedy Space Centre at Cape Canaveral is an hour’s drive from your Kissimmee vacation villa. Exhibitions, IMAX theatres, guided tours and space simulators all tell the story of space exploration from the Cape Canaveral site. There may be a shuttle launch during your stay, so check the Space Centre website.
Busch Gardens theme park in Tampa Bay is a popular visitor attraction for all the family. Offering wild rides, animal safari encounters, thrilling adventures, entertaining shows and roller coaster rides it is a great day out just 75 miles (120km) from your Oakwater villa in Orlando.
The Old Town in Kissimmee has something for all the family within easy reach from your vacation villa. With 8 restaurants, 18 exciting rides and plenty of specialty shops it is the place to head for. The Saturday Nite Cruise-In showcases many restored classic cars to enjoy as an added attraction.
Orlando has year round sunshine and average daily highs from 21-33°C (70-92°F). August and September are the hottest months and may be humid. Rainfall is heaviest from June to September but it falls as short afternoon showers which quickly pass.
Orlando International Airport is just 19 miles (30km) from your self catering villa in Oakwater, Kissimmee. Flights to Orlando arrive frequently from many American cities and international destinations all over the world