The Davenport Lakes Estate is a beautiful lakeside community just minutes away from Walt Disney World in southwest Orlando. Tucked away in a quiet corner yet conveniently close to Hwy 27 and Hwy 192, it has easy access to the shopping, attractions and nightlife in Orlando. The beaches on either coast are just an hour’s drive away. Closer to home, the area is well served by local shops and restaurants.
Davenport Lakes Estate has excellent facilities to enjoy after a busy day of sightseeing. There is a community swimming pool, children’s playground, tennis courts and a basketball court, all freely available to guests. Excellent fishing is available close by on Lake Davenport. Golf
The area around Davenport is known for its fabulous golf courses and there are several close to your vacation villa. What’s more, Orlando has perfect year-round sunshine for golf lovers. The excellent Royal St Cloud Golf Course offers European-style golf and there are several other championship golf courses in the area, so bring your clubs. Boat Trips
Boat trips can be taken from Winter Park along the chain of lakes which exist in the city. The sturdy pontoon boats pass the winter estates and mansions of wealthy families. Birds, herons and alligators can be seen along the banks.
Just over 84 miles (134km) from your Davenport Lakes Estate rental villa is the Kennedy Space Centre at Cape Canaveral. Exhibitions, displays, an IMAX theatre and simulators all show the history of space exploration from this famous launch site.
Most visitors to Kissimmee in Orlando want to spend time in at least one of the theme parks. Your villa at Davenport Lakes Estate is very close to the gates of the Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon water park, Animal Kingdom with safari wildlife, Hollywood Studios and Blizzard Beach for family rides and entertainment.
The nearest beach to Kissimmee is Cocoa Beach, on the east coast of Florida. It is famous for its beautiful white sands and excellent surf, making this a popular place for swimming, sunbathing, walking and fishing.
Orlando has year round sunshine and average daily highs from 21-33°C (70-92°F). Rainfall is heaviest from June to September but it falls as short afternoon showers which quickly pass. August and September can be rather hot and humid.
Orlando International Airport is just 25 miles (40km) from your self catering villa in Davenport. Flights to Orlando arrive frequently from many American cities and international destinations all over the world.