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Lake Berkley Villa, Lakefront Private Pool, Games Room, WiFi, Close to Disney

People12
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms4
Space 2,700 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

5 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms, Sleeps 12 , Local Management

Our beautiful villa is situated less than 15 minutes from Disney and close to all the main attractions. This 5 bedroom 4 bathroom fully air conditioned home has an enclosed pool overlooking one of the tranquil lakes within the much sought after Lake Berkley Resort.

There is a Premium Leisure 'Vitalizer' Hot Tub on the deck and multi colour LED lighting in the pool as well as a professionally converted fully air conditioned Games Room with an 8ft slate bed pool table, electric reclining leather sofas, a 50inch LED TV, Blu Ray player, X Box with Kinect, iJuke, bar stools and table.

The accommodation features a master suite on the ground floor with a large private ensuite including tub and separate shower. There is a further queen bedroom on the ground floor with a neighbouring bathroom with shower enclosure. On the upper floor is a spacious 'Hollywood Greats' themed queen bedroom with an en-suite bathroom and two twin bedrooms sharing the main bathroom. One twin bedroom features "Mickey Mouse and Friends", the other features Harry Potter. All bedrooms have flat screen TVs and DVD players.

The ground floor features a large family room with vaulted ceilings, a 50 inch flat screen Smart TV, Blu-Ray player, Playstation 2, Stereo with Radio, CD player and iPod dock. One of the sofa's converts into a bed. There is a fully equipped kitchen with ceramic top stove, microwave, dishwasher and refrigerator with ice dispenser. The villa also provides formal dining and a breakfast nook overlooking the pool and lake. There is a fully equipped laundry room with washer and dryer.

Outside there is a covered lanai, tables and chairs for outside dining and loungers for relaxing around the pool. The pool has the benefit of a child safety fence (removable)

BBQ rental can be arranged through our local Management company

The villa has a key operated 'SentrySafe' Internal size: H6.4 x W11.3 x D8.4 inches (Conditions of Use apply).

More Details

Owner
Jeanette and Brian
Member since: 2013
Premier Partner

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

Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
15 November, 2017

About Jeanette and Brian

We live in Hertfordshire in the UK and absolutely adore the lifestyle and climate in Florida. The photo is of us celebrating our wedding anniversary in Florida Keys which we obviously combined with a trip to our home in Kissimmee!

Jeanette and Brian purchased this villa in 2012

Why Jeanette and Brian chose Lake Berkley

When we chose our villa our priority was a lakefront so as not to feel 'hemmed in' and 24 hour guarded security gate so as to feel safe. Lake Berkley is so much more than that and we have fallen in love with it. The community is maintained in pristine condition and there are facilities for family of all ages. We love the walks around the lakes and the spectacular scenery and wildlife.

What makes this villa unique

Being close to all the parks, the 24 hour Walmart 2 minutes drive away, being east of Disney less than half-an-hour from Orlando International Airport on a route that does not involve toll roads.

Location

Nearest Airport
18 Miles
Orlando International (MCO)
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Wide range of bars and restaurants
Nearest Golf
4.8 Miles
Kissimmee Golf Club
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
US 192
Nearest Restaurant
0.8 Miles
Medieval Times
Nearest Beach
65 Miles
Cocoa Beach
Car: recommended

Lake Berkley Resort is a highly sought after 24 hour guarded and gated vacation community ideally situated close to the US 192 for a direct route into Disney, less than 15 minutes away.

As well as being on the doorstep of Disney the Resort is close to all the main attractions including SeaWorld and Universal and just minutes away from World Class golf courses, hundreds of restaurants and many shopping areas including Designer shopping outlets. There is a 24 hour Wal-Mart Superstore within walking distance of the villa (2 minutes drive, 1 mile).

Lake Berkley Resort itself offers tranquility and an abundance of amenities including:

- 24 hour manned gate entrance

- Community Clubhouse

- Fully equipped fitness centre

- Large Communal Pool

- Hot tub

- Kiddies splash Area

- Private Sandy Beach by the lake with BBQ area

- 14 acre lake stocked with fish and free fishing (catch & release)

- Nature Walk and jogging around the lake

- Lots of wildlife including baby ducks

- Tennis, Basketball, Volleyball

- Children's playground

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Lake Berkley in Kissimmee

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2700 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • resort
  • waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Upstairs Main Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Vanity Unit and Basin
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Vanity Unit & Basin, Ensuite to the Hollywood Greats Bedroom
    Ground Floor Bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Vanity Unit & Basin, across the hall from downstairs Queen
    Master Ensuite - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Vanity Unit & Basin, Ensuite to Ground Floor Master Suite
  • Starter supply of hand soaps, toilet tissue provided- guests are responsible for further supplies
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 2: Harry Potter - 2 Single Bed , Built-in Wardrobe
    Bedroom 3: Mickey Mouse & Friends - 2 Single Bed , Built-in Wardrobe
    Bedroom 1: Master Suite - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Walk in closet, En-suite bathroom
    Bedroom 4: Hollywood Greats - 1 Large Double Bed , Built-in Wardrobe, En-suite Bathroom
    Bedroom 5: Downstairs Queen - 1 Large Double Bed , Built-in Wardrobe, Downstairs bathroom close-by
  • All Bedrooms have LED TVs, DVD Players and built in wardrobes. There is a master suite on the ground floor with a full ensuite bathroom with a bath, separate shower enclosure and walk-in wardrobe. There is also a further double bedroom with a neighbouring shower room on the ground floor. Upstairs there is a large double bedroom overlooking the pool and lake with ensuite bathroom. Upstairs are also two twin bedded rooms sharing the main bathroom. One of the twin rooms features "Mickey Mouse and Friends" and the other features Harry Potter
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • live theatre
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • pier fishing
  • snorkelling
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Lake Berkley Villa, Lakefront Private Pool, Games Room, WiFi, Close to Disney
average rating of 4.88 based on 25 reviews
5

Beautiful home and comfortable accommodations

  • 5 of 5

The home is in a beautiful gated community that has several amenities that are available to enjoy. The master bedroom has the most comfortable bed you can imagine. The men in our group really appreciated the game room with the pool table and the kids loved the pool.

  • Review Submitted: 18-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So pleased to have facilitated such a positive experience, something for everyone! Jeanette & Brian Owners
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5

Absolutely over delivered on all expectations

  • 5 of 5

Fabulous property, approx 30mins from attractions, lovely estate, very clean and well kept...everything possible thought of in property, only thing would say is would have been nice to have welcome pack of tea, coffee, milk, sugar....as we arrived quite late. One is offered for delivery but at cost of $60.....and more than we required....on the plus side, there is a large ll art we discovered the following morning round the corner, approx one mile. A very fabulous time was had by us all, very sad to leave...would highly reccomend.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So pleased you enjoyed your stay :-). Welcome packs are available to order but guests tend to have their preferred brands so we will make sure to let guests know there is a 24 hour Walmart superstore two minutes drive away. We usually drop off the suitcases and then go do a mini shop to get through the first few days. Jeanette and Brian
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5

2 week family holiday

  • 5 of 5

9 of us , oldest 60+, youngest 4 months, arrived in August, for a two week family,

The house is in an ideal location, about 15-20 minutes from the Disney parks, and about 22 miles from the airport, with five bedrooms, there is plenty of space for everyone to do their own thing

Lake Berkley Resort is beautifully maintained and is very quiet, secure, and a haven from the bustle of the Orlando area,

Their is a large 24 hr Walmart supermarket less than a mile away,

We would have no hesitation in recommending this property to family and friends

  • Review Submitted: 26-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay. Jeanette and Brian
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5

Great place to stay with your family!

  • 5 of 5

Very nice house, With a very nice pool area.

  • Review Submitted: 19-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We love the pool area too, being close to the lake and that feeling of endless water or dining alfresco with the pool light colour changing Thank you for taking the time to submit your review. Regards Jeanette and Brian
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4

Enjoyed our time!

  • 4 of 5

The house was beautiful! The only reason I am giving it a 4 star is because when we arrived the floor around the toilet in the larger master bathroom was flooded. Not sure what the problem was. It was very difficult to get a hold of some one and when we did they seemed annoyed . I had to call like 3 times and still no one came until 4:30 on Sunday. On the whole my family enjoyed the home and pool. Convenient to the Disney Parks. My family also had lots of fun spending down time playing pool. Thank you!

  • Review Submitted: 20-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Pool, pool and an unwanted pool! There does appear to have been a misunderstanding here as the Management Company believed they had agreed to follow up by telephone to check whether further water had appeared but it seems there was no-one at home to take the call. The Management Company attended once expectations were clarified however, there was no leak and the cause of the water on the floor was never established. Jeanette and Brian
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4

A great house in a great position

  • 4 of 5

Given you know all the wonderful things, we will just take the opportunity to tell you about a few things that you probably should know.

1. For several days our pool was not heated and we were not sure what the temperature should be. At the end of our second week when the pool maintenance man came by, he said the level had gone down too low for the heating to work. He switched the hose on and we in fact switched it off when the pool was about to overflow. He had not asked us to keep an eye. Luckily we saw it when we came home from the park. We did talk to the agency about this and have been a little disappointed not to be contacted about this.

2. On the kitchen surface, tiny ants appeared on a fairly regular basis. They were easily destroyed but ...

3. In the master bedroom, between the bedroom itself and the bathroom, there are some sharp edges in the carpet cord (plastic underweave). We covered these with a bathroom rug, but it will need attending to.

4. You may be aware that we had to call the rental agents as a smoke alarm was bleeping through the night in the master bedroom. It's probably time for all the batteries to be changed.

5. It has been awhile since we have stayed in a house in the States, but we were surprised there was no pepper and salt, washing up liquid etc to help us through the first day or so. Is that the norm?

Otherwise, all fab and we would definitely book again!

  • Review Submitted: 22-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: The issue with the pool heating was due to a misjudgement by pool maintenance about evaporation levels during a dry spell. The lack of heating has since been addressed to the guests' satisfaction. The remaining maintenance issues were addressed on changeover - great to have local management on hand able to act quickly! We do not supply food or detergent and this has now been clarified on the website
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Lake Berkley, Disney / Orlando

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
High Season
9 Dec 2017 - 16 Dec 2017
5 night minimum stay
£697
for 5 nights
£975
 
 
Peak Season
17 Dec 2017 - 2 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,145
for 7 nights
£1,145
 
 
Low Season
3 Jan 2018 - 16 Feb 2018
5 night minimum stay
£606
for 5 nights
£848
 
 
High Season
17 Feb 2018 - 21 Mar 2018
5 night minimum stay
£727
for 5 nights
£1,018
 
 
Peak Season
22 Mar 2018 - 14 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,187
for 7 nights
£1,187
 
 
Low Season
15 Apr 2018 - 15 Jun 2018
5 night minimum stay
£606
for 5 nights
£848
 
 
High Season
16 Jun 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
5 night minimum stay
£727
for 5 nights
£1,018
 
 
Low Season
1 Sep 2018 - 7 Dec 2018
5 night minimum stay
£606
for 5 nights
£848
 
 
High Season
8 Dec 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
5 night minimum stay
£727
for 5 nights
£1,018
 
 
Peak Season
22 Dec 2018 - 4 Jan 2019
7 night minimum stay
£1,187
for 7 nights
£1,187
 
 
Low Season
5 Jan 2019 - 22 Feb 2019
5 night minimum stay
£606
for 5 nights
£848
 
 
High Season
23 Feb 2019 - 8 Apr 2019
5 night minimum stay
£727
for 5 nights
£1,018
 
 
Peak Season
9 Apr 2019 - 30 Apr 2019
7 night minimum stay
£1,187
for 7 nights
£1,187
 
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
£697
for 5 nights
£975
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Tax Rate 13.5%

Rates include High Speed Wi-Fi, Unlimited International calls to landlines and Hot-tub heating
Optional pool heating is available $30 per day /$175 per week (minimum 5 days) - Maintains pool heat at 86 degrees Fahrenheit Maximum (Recommended October to April)

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