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Vista Del Lago Villa - Home from Home!Close to Disney!

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 4 nights

Overview


Details
Property
bungalow
People
8
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
4 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday bungalow in Vista del Lago - Vista Del Lago Villa

Bungalow, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6-7)

We have owned the home since 2004 and have spent many happy days here, and (hopefully) have helped the vast majority of our guests to have a fabulous Florida holiday, and many excellent reviews and comments in our guest book.

The bungalow is approximately 1640 sq feet in size with a lounge / dining area, fully fitted kitchen with breakfast area, fully screened porch with patio table and chairs, cottage suite and TV. The lounge has a 37 inch HDTV with cable channels and there are two portable TVs for use, plus a TV in the rear porch.

The master bathroom is huge with a large round tub, separate shower and twin vanity units. The master bedroom and guest bedroom both have queen size beds with built in closets, both having new mattress sets in 2012, and the third bedroom has twin over full bunk bed, ideal for the kids.

The master bathroom has been refurbished (2012) and we put new luxurious sofas, (three seater and a loveseat, plus a recliner chair, in the lounge (2012). New carpets have been fitted in the lounge and master bedoom (late 2011) and in the queen guest bedroom (2012).

Externally there is a carport and shed and a west facing patio area to the rear of the shed with all weather furniture, and a view of the lake, and the most beautiful Florida sunsets.

There is a community pool just a couple of minutes from the home, which is usually quiet. If you want to mingle, there are two other pools, just a short distance in the other direction, at the main reception area, where you will also find all of the amenities such as the pool room, sauna, play area etc.

The community is about 50/50 residential and vacation homes, and we have found it to be very friendly and the gated (staffed)entrance gives that added feeling of security. Although we have since bought a pool home, we still stay at Vista out of choice sometimes, because we love the relaxed, friendly lifestyle there.

Keywords: Three bed, two bath, three pools, sauna, tennis, fishing, gated community, wifi internet, cable TV, sat nav provided.

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Owner
Sandra H.
Member since: 2009
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
27 October, 2016

About Sandra H.

Jeff and I bought Vista after staying at a friends villa in 2003. We'd been visiting Florida since 1990, but just fell in love with the community at Vista so decided to buy a home there and have never looked back. It was a big step for we cautious Brits to take but we have never regretted a moment of it!

Because we visited the Orlando area so many times before we bought it, we knew what people were looking for on a trip to Florida, so we have tried to provide as much as possible to make it a home from home, after a busy day at the theme parks.

Sandra H. purchased this bungalow in 2004

Why Sandra H. chose Kissimmee

One of the things we liked about Vista was the fact that it was close to Disney, but in a relatively quiet area on the US 192. There has been some retail development since then, restaurants supermarkets etc, which have added to the amenities without detracting from the area. We also liked the feeling of security and the friendly atmosphere. Having looked at several other homes during the course of a long day, we walked into this one last viewing, and although it was in a sorry state we just fell in love with it's location and the rear aspect, especially the porch! We have spent many, many, hours bringing it up to a high standard.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Would just like to say a very big thank you for all your help with our last minute holiday. We absolutely loved your villa, our favourite part was the back porch which we spent 90% of our time in it, we had a really lovely time there from the moment we arrived I can't explain how lovely it felt your home had such a great vibe to it, we really felt at home there and certainly didn't want to leave, as I'm sure you could tell from the fact we stayed extra days!

Once again thanks for everything and we hope very much to stay there again some time.
Jul 2015
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Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(22 traveller reviews)

Vista Del Lago Villa - Home from Home!Close to Disney!
average rating of 4.9545455 based on 54 reviews
5

Perfect home right on Disney's doorstep

  • 5 of 5

Having previously stayed on Vista Del Lago, we knew the area but this was our first visit to this wonderful home. Sandra was amazing to deal with & the property is in immaculate condition & very welcoming after a long day at the parks. The house has everything you could possibly need during a stay & is located very close to the Disney parks. There are a large selection of shops & restaurants within a 5 minute drive, which is one of the main reasons we love Vista. Also, there are 3 swimming pools on the complex, all just a short walk from the house. We would certainly love to stay here again when we return. Thank you for letting us share your beautiful home.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Excellent Value

  • 4 of 5

Conveniently located close to the Disney Theme Parks, restaurants and shopping. Located in a gated community that offers recreational opportunities within the community. The property was clean and comfortable. Bicycles were provided.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great place to stay, really close to the Disney Parks.

  • 5 of 5

Could not have been happier. The price was awesome and the place was super clean :) Sandra and Jeff certainly are well organized and are very responsive. They have restored my faith in HomeAway as I usually use ownerdirect. Thanks for the great stay.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great place for a family of 6 enjoying Disney

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved this house for our Disney vacation. It was so nice to have 3 separate bedrooms and plenty of living room space. Easy drive to the parks without traffic!! It took us about 10 minutes to get to Animal Kingdom. The other parks were about 5-10 minutes longer. The owner provided everything we needed and replied quickly to our questions. We would definitely stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Kathy and Rich

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at this villa. It had everything we could possibly need. It was our first time renting in Vista del lago and loved it. Sandra and her husband(owners) were so easy to communicate with. We would love to come again. Unfortunately Jan - March are not easy months to get but if we could we would definitely come back.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great location!

  • 5 of 5

I would highly recommend this great home! The owner is so well organized, we had no worries our entire stay. This home was easy for my folks to access (both of whom use a cane to walk). The ramp up to the front door was very nice to have! Beds were very comfy, even the bunk bed! The back porch was a favorite place to eat breakfast as it had a great view out to the lake! The home was very clean and obviously well maintained. We had a problem with the blinds out to the back porch not opening completely, but a call to the caretakers, Julie and Greg, and the problem was quickly resolved! The home is so close to Disney and we really enjoyed walking around Disney Springs! Overall, a great place to stay!

  • Review Submitted: Dec 19, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks to Joanne and family for this lovely review - as you say, Vista is in a great location for the Orlando atractions, and I think that our home is in a particularly good position on the community. Our caretakers are a great couple, and it's good to know that they responded promptly to the problem with the blinds. You will be more than welcome to return! Thanks again.
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Location

Nearest Airport
35 Miles
Orlando International Airport
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Orange Lake Resort
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Several
Car: recommended

Pool tables at clubhouse, childrens play area, fishing, small beach, basketball and racquet ball etc etc

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday bungalow in Vista del Lago, Disney / Orlando

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Mid
4 Sep 2016 - 15 Dec 2016
4 night minimum stay
£204
for 4 nights
From
£51
£357
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
£214
for 4 nights
From
£54
£357
£1,385
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £79
Tax Rate 12.5%

A cleaning fee of $75.00 applies for stays of less than 7 nights

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday bungalow in Vista del Lago in Disney / Orlando

Property Type:
  • bungalow
Location Type:
  • Lake View
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Queen size Beds (2), and twin over full bunk bed bed
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • churches
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • Miniature golf
  • Shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • Racquetball
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
All weather patio furniture, fully screened porch, binoulars, books, sat Nav 2 adult bicycles, two childrens bicycles, cot and highchair available

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