|Minimum Stay||5 nights|
A executive superior luxury villa with a lakeside location in the prestigious gated Formosa Gardens Estate.
It is very conveniently located just off Route 192 only two miles from the Disney World property and two minutes from the Formosa Shopping village with its supermarket, shopping and family restaurants. Several golf courses are located within a few minutes drive.
Furnished to a very high standard this home has been set up with all the facilities required for a real family vacation.
This spacious (3100 square foot), non-smoking villa is on two levels with tall, airy rooms and includes six themed bedrooms, four bathrooms, a family room, formal grand room, a formal dining area, breakfast nook and fully equipped kitchen and a well appointed games room.
The family room includes a feature fireplace and the main entertainment system comprising a 58 inch Plasma screen Hi def TV with theater sound system DVD/VCR combination. In addition there is a CD stereo system linked to several rooms including the pool deck. TV/DVD or TV/VCR combinations are installed in each of the bedrooms. There are a selection of DVDs and Videos available in the villa for both adults and children
Each bedroom and the coordinated bathrooms are themed to a place in America
- Manhattan - King master suite with additional sitting area, desk with PC which is connected to the Internet.This room has French doors leading to the pool
- San Francisco - King master suite possibly our most romantic room
- New England - Queen room with a blue and white coastal theme
- Florida - Queen room with pastel tranquility
- Colorado - twin room if sleeping under the stars is your thing then this room is for you - sleeps three
- Disney World - All the color and excitement of Disney can be found in this room
The extra large air conditioned games room features a full size pool table, air hockey, foosball, darts, PlayStation 2, 42' Plasma TV linked to a NINTENDO Wii system with games which include Disneys Toy Story Mainia, PlayStation 2, Wii system with games, traditional board games, fishing equipment and a range of books.
This room also contains a sleeper sofa should you need to separate children for a time.
The large luxury pool (35 foot by 18 foot) enclosed within an over-sized screen room (60 foot by 34 foot), on two levels, gives plenty of room for enjoying the Florida sunshine on ample deck furniture provided. There is also a TV in the lanai so that you can catch the news, a late evening game or your favorite program without having to go inside.
The pool enjoys the denefit of solar heating which can be supplemented in the winter months by additional heating if requested.
A large spa with waterfall feature is set at one end of the pool. The spa can be used at any time of the day by the simple turn of a switch.A covered lanai area provides shade for alfresco dining while looking out over the lake. The deck is completed with a sound system.
For the smaller traveler a full size cot with bedding, highchair and stroller along with other items are provided.
The villa is fitted with both a pool and house security alarm system. A local management company resolves any problems on a 24/7 basis.
This home really does contain everything you need for a luxury holiday for the entire family.
Hello, I am Linda Tilston and I have been renting property in the Orlando area for over 15 years. My family and I are huge Disney fans and visit the area, staying in both of our villas, several times a year.
Linda purchased this villa in 2003
We previously owned another rental villa close to Formosa Gardens and chose to move to the estate due to the uniqueness of the larger plots and in particular with our property the wonderful south facing lake view.
We believe that holidays are very important and want to make sure that when you choose American Dream you are choosing a wonderful place to make family memories. To this end we ensure the villa is well maintained and we have a wonderful management company who are available 24/7 to help with all your needs.
Before we owned our own villa we stayed in several hotels, apartments and rental villas. We found the rental villas to have only very basic amenities especially in the kitchens. So, when setting up our own villas we wanted to make them feel like a home away from home. We stay in both our villas regularly and enjoy updating the decor and equipment within them.
This is a stunning villa located on the Formosa Gardens Estate; fabulously appointed and with the pool and sun deck facing the Lake for beautiful views and relaxing evening sunsets. There is plenty of space for the whole family and all rooms are fully equipped with all you would expect to enjoy your stay. Everything you need is included in the house, from the fully equipped kitchen to the games room and lounge, with it’s high-spec audio visual equipment for the occasional day-in or evening when you are too tired for the parks.
The gated Formosa Gardens Estate is our favourite location and offers a tranquil setting with peace of mind and one of the shortest journey times to Disney of all – especially when using the Sherbeth Road route to shortcut the traffic on the I-4. This makes it easy to visit Disney and pop back, or go in the afternoons or evenings and avoid wearing yourself out with day-long marathons – you are on holiday, after all! It’s a short drive to the well-known 192 in Kissimmee which offers a host of shops and restaurants. Our favourite restaurants: Longhorn Steakhouse, Outback, Bonefish Grill, Joes Crab Shack which are all within 5-10 minutes ride. Great supermarkets also close by are Winn-Dixie and the Super Target, which offers absolutely everything you could need.
Extremely important is that Linda was superb to deal with, always helpful, very communicative and accommodating of any additional requests. The management team looking after the villa were also very helpful and attentive on the single occasion when we had a question.
Overall, this is an excellent villa, in a prime location and with all the amenities you could ever need. Add to that the personal service offered by Linda and her management team, and this villa should be top of your list when choosing somewhere to stay for a Disney holiday.
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My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
|Fees||No additional mandatory fees|
|Refundable Damage Deposit||£401|
20%deposit is due on booking to hold dates.
Balance is due 70 days before arrival
Payment can be sent direct to bank. There is a charge for credit cards
$500 deposit on booking
Half balance at 8 weeks before arrival
Balance 10 days before arrival on secured credit card.
Disney world is just 2 miles drive from the villa, with Sea World and the Universal Studios on a direct route
There are restaurants, supermarkets, and shops just a few minutes from the villa.
The villa is set on a large plot which back on to Star lake. A very peace full setting yet still so close to all amenities