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The Retreat - Explore Disney & Florida in style

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Overview
4 bedrooms
4 bathrooms
10 guests
5 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Welcome to 'The Retreat' Villa a wonderful high spec villa, with South/South East facing pool and lakefront location offering you a luxurious vacation home for your visit to Orlando. The Villa is located in a cul-de-sac with no through traffic within the quiet gated community of Sunset Lakes, just 4 miles from Disney making it one of the closest rental villas available to all of the Orlando theme parks, shopping malls and many golf courses. After a long day enjoying all that Orlando has to offer, relax and unwind around the private pool enjoying the beautiful views of Sunset Lakes and enjoy the evening entertainment of the spectacular Disney fireworks lighting up the sky. Our beautiful 4 bedroom/3.5 bathroom villa (over 2600 sq ft/over 3500 sq ft including the pool area) has been upgr...Welcome to 'The Retreat' Villa a wonderful high spec villa, with South/South East facing pool and lakefront location offering you a luxurious vacation home for your visit to Orlando. The Villa is located in a cul-de-sac with no through traffic within the quiet gated community of Sunset Lakes, just 4 miles from Disney making it one of the closest rental villas available to all of the Orlando theme parks, shopping malls and many golf courses. After a long day enjoying all that Orlando has to offer, relax and unwind around the private pool enjoying the beautiful views of Sunset Lakes and enjoy the evening entertainment of the spectacular Disney fireworks lighting up the sky. Our beautiful 4 bedroom/3.5 bathroom villa (over 2600 sq ft/over 3500 sq ft including the pool area) has been upgraded to a high standard, amongst the upgrades are flat screen cable TV/DVD combo's in all bedrooms, large 60” flat screen cable TV and state of the art iPod dock/radio/CD player in the family room, iPod docks in all bedrooms and a fantastic outdoor entertainment area including fridge, sink, grill and cable TV. The villa's private pool overlooks the beautiful Sunset Lake, the pool is not overlooked from either side offering you the highest level of privacy. The pool can be illuminated with bright LED pool lighting. Make the most of your time at 'The Retreat' villa and enjoy the pool all day and night with our poolside outdoor entertainment area with grill, sink, and refrigerator and cable flatscreen TV. We are also pleased to be able to offer a smaller shallow pool suitable for younger children, this adjoins the main pool. The decking around the pool has ample furniture for all your needs including sun loungers, a high top table and bar stools as well as a breakfast tables and seating. The villa benefits from two excellent sized master suites, each has a King size bed, flat screen TV/DVD combo with 100's of cable channels including movies and sports, iPod docks, oval bath tubs, walk in showers, 'his and her' sinks, WC and large walk-in closets. Both master suites have fantastic views overlooking Sunset Lake. Two Disney themed twin rooms with newly fitted furniture and beds (Micky Mouse/Minnie Mouse themes), both of which have twin beds, iPod docks, flat screen TV/DVD combo's with cable including kids entertainment channels and large closets. The main family room has 3 large comfortable sofa's positioned around a fantastic 60' flat screen smart TV with a DVD player with cable channels, also in the family room is a state of the art iPod dock/radio/CD player providing all the entertainment you could need. A separate lounge room offers two further large sofa's, one of which can be converted into a double sofa bed (bedding provided), and a dining room with seating for six. The open plan large kitchen and breakfast area overlooks the family room and also has a dining table with seating for six. The kitchen is fully equipped with a large fridge/freezer with ice and water dispenser, microwave oven, electric oven with ceramic hob, dishwasher, food disposal and telephone (free USA wide calls). Each room has in addition to full air conditioning, an overhead ceiling fan. This includes the pool deck keeping you cool in the fantastic Florida sun. 'The Retreat' continues to provide for our visitors with a large games room which is home to a pool table, table football/multi game table, darts board, a Playstation 2 with games, a TV and HiFi system and A/C. Sunset Lakes is a gated community with community pool and children's play area just two minutes walk away from 'The Retreat'. In addition just 30seconds walk from the villa is a beautiful fishing dock available for your use (fishing rods provided). Accommodation • 2 Master bedroom suites including King size beds and large en-suite bathrooms • 2 Twin bedrooms • Sofa bed in lounge room if required (bedding provided) • Open plan kitchen • Dining area • Large Games room • Laundry room • Private screened pool with extended decking • Additional shallow pool ideal for young children • Shaded lanai Facilities • High-speed wireless internet • High definition cable TV with 100's of channels including sports & music • Flat screen TV/DVD combo's in all bedrooms • 60” flat screen TV/DVD in front room • iPod docks in all bedrooms • iPod dock/radio/CD player in front room • PlayStation 2/TV and stereo in games room • Outdoor entertainment area including grill, fridge, sink and cable TV • Free local and long distance calls within USA • Air conditioning • Ceiling fans in all bedrooms and living areas • Extended pool decking area • Baby equipment (high chair, travel cot and stroller) • High quality bedding • High quality bath towels and pool towels provided • Hair dryers in all bedrooms • Fishing rods • Books and DVD's • Professional management company available 24/7 • Guest digital safe • House alarm with 24/7 monitoringMore
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About the Owner
Brian W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:94%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2013
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Reviewed November 5, 2014

My family (husband and daughter aged 15) had an absolutely fantastic holiday at this villa. It was everything we had imagined from the photos - beautifully decorated, extremely comfortable and lovely views. Perfect for visiting Disney, and close to local shops and restaurants.More

Date of stay: October 2014
4  Thank Kayleigb
Management response:Responded November 10, 2014

George, Thank you for choosing 'The Retreat' as your vacation home for you and your family. We have worked hard to make 'The Retreat' a true home away from home offering you the perfect vacation villa so close to Disney. Our unique Lakeside location is...More

Reviewed September 1, 2014

This was my 7th trip to Orlando and The Retreat is the best place I have stopped in. The villa is huge, very clean, great pool area, lovely quiet gated community, very close to shops, restaurants, attractions. The owner Brian was very helpful and very...More

Date of stay: August 2014
6  Thank crazycal001
Management response:Responded September 5, 2014

Cal, We are pleased you enjoyed your stay at 'The Retreat' and thank you for choosing to stay with us and leaving such a kind review. We conducted an extensive search throughout Kissimmee for the perfect vacation home before deciding to buy 'The Retreat'. We...More

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Reviewed July 8, 2014

This is an absolutely beautiful holiday home. It is in a perfect location, only a 10 minute drive to Disney, near to many restaurants and a large Target superstore. It is beautifully decorated and very well stocked with everything you need e.g. crockery, glassware,sun loungers,...More

Date of stay: June 2014
9  Thank LinnyB2014
Management response:Responded July 8, 2014

Linda, Thank you for taking the time to give such a kind review of 'The Retreat' and we are delighted you enjoyed your stay. We have used our own experience of visiting vacation homes in Florida and listened to previous visitors to 'The Retreat' to...More

Reviewed May 28, 2014

We stayed here for 16 nights a total of 5 adults and 1 child. The home offers you everything that you could wish for, everything has been thought of so that your stay is as comfortable as possible. The location is geat for Disney. Being...More

Date of stay: May 2014
9  Thank karen B
Management response:Responded May 28, 2014

Karen, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a kind review for 'The Retreat'. Much time and effort has gone into ensuring 'The Retreat' caters for our visitors, drawing from our own experience of saying a vacation villas while visiting Florida. We are...More

Reviewed March 4, 2014

We loved staying in your vacation home! Very clean and well stocked. We traveled with 3 young grandchildren and their parents. The kids loved the pool and the game room. Lots of room for a party of 8. I don't know why anyone would rather...More

Date of stay: February 2014
10  Thank JeanneC1
Management response:Responded March 3, 2014

Jeanne, Thank you very much for your review on 'The Retreat'. We are very proud of our home and glad that you enjoyed your stay. Careful consideration has been given to what recreational items we provide at 'The Retreat' both from our own experiences and...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Porch
Washer
Highchair
Safe
Outdoor Dining Area
Air Conditioning
Towels Provided
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
A Winter Sun Getaway
Cycling Trips
Books
Ceiling Fans
Hairdryer
Water Park Nearby
TV
Parking
Linens Provided
Playground
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
Garage
Internet Access
Children's Pool
Toaster
Telephone
Cooker
Grill
Private Fishing Lake/River
Fishing Nearby
Game Room
Pool Table
Alarm Clock
Central Heating
Water Views
Blender
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Waterfront
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
Microwave
Balcony
Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
Patio
Deck
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About the neighbourhood
Sunset Lakes, near Orlando is a small, tranquil gated community situated just 4 miles from the magical gates of Disney near Orlando. At the centre of the community is the beautiful Sunset Lake, 'The Retreat Villa' is situated on a prized lakefront location offering fantastic panoramic views of the lake. Sunset Lakes is situated just off the Highway 192 and all the restaurants and shopping locations that it has to offer. Sunset Lakes is one of the closest rental communities to all the main attractions that Orlando has to offer. Within the gated Sunset Lakes community there is a communal pool and children's play area and you may fish in the well-stocked lake (fishing rods provided). Adjoining the community is a large conservation area offering a natural and preserved habitat for the...
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When you book we will provide relevant driving information to get to The Retreat including gate, door and alarm codes If you need a taxi we suggest you try Florida Transport
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