Villa Sol is an upscale Mediterranean style gated community in the Kissimme area of Orlando, Florida. The attractive development has 100-year-old Florida Oaks planted throughout the well-maintained, attractive public areas. Beautiful Boggy Creek runs through the gated community and into the East Lake Tohopekaliga.
There is plenty to do within the Villa Sol development with local amenities including a clubhouse with a pool and spa, tennis courts and a children’s playground. There are walkways and cycle paths as well as picturesque grassy areas where you can enjoy picnics. Nearby is East Lake Tohopekaliga, where you can take airboat rides and enjoy some of the best bass fishing in the area.
The primary tourist attraction in the area is Walt Disney World Theme Parks including Magic Kingdom, Animal Kingdom, MGM Studios and Epcot. Located just a 20-minute drive away, Disney World has fantastic family entertainment and rides. Other attractions nearby include Sea World, Universal Studios and Gatorland, which has train rides for kids and a children’s zoo. There are plenty of places that provide all-day entertainment for families on a Villa Sol holiday.
Golf lovers have a wide range of courses to choose from including Remington, Kissimmee Bay, Harmony and Eagle Creek. While the men play golf the women can enjoy some retail therapy in the Florida Mall or Buena Vista Shopping Mall, both of which are within easy traveling distance of Villa Sol accommodation.
Villa Sol is a great base from which to explore Florida attractions. If you want to work on your tan, Coca Beach and Melbourne beach on the east coast of Florida are only a short drive away.
A 25-minute drive away is the Kennedy Space Center, home of the American space program. Here visitors can see astronauts and experience a space flight simulator.
If you have had enough of Disney attractions but want to take a day trip that the kids will enjoy then head to Busch Gardens, in Tampa. This amusement park is under 2 hours away and has rides, shows and animal attractions that will provide fun and entertainment for the whole family.
Located in the sunshine state, Villa Sol has plenty of sunny days throughout the year. Summers are humid and hot, with temperatures reaching over 34°C, however luxury Villa Sol accommodation is well equipped to deal with heat. Winters are slightly cooler with average temperatures around 23°C, although on cold days the temperature can drop as low as 9°C. The rainy season begins in May and hurricane season is from July to November.
The closest international airport to Villa Sol accommodation is Orlando International Airport (MCO). Various airlines offer flights from the UK to Orlando, including Continental Airlines, American Airlines, British Airways and Virgin Atlantic. From the airport tourist can rent a car or take a taxi to Villa Sol rental homes approximately 8 miles away.