Villa | 5 bedrooms | sleeps 12
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As you enter our lovely home, you will be impressed with the soaring 17ft high ceilings in the spacious hallway and living room. The living room is a great place to relax and unwind after a busy day at the many attractions here in Florida. You will be able to watch your favourite program on the 50" flat screen HD TV offering cable, there is also a DVD player and films for your convenience. There is a sofa bed if needed that will sleep 2. Lighting can be soft using the 2 table lamps or brighter with the ceiling lamp and fan if needed. The whole house is air conditioned for your comfort.
The tastefully furnished dining room has seating for 6, whilst the nook has a further dining table and chairs with seating for 4, also offering 2 bar stools at the breakfast bar.
From the nook there are sliding doors (with alarm, if set, advising you someone has opened the door to the pool area) to the covered lanai. There is a table and chairs allowing you to enjoy a meal or a relaxing drink outdoors. The pool area has sun loungers for you to top up your tan after a swim in the pool or a relaxing sit in the spa.
The kitchen has everything we think you will possibly need to prepare a great family meal. From wine glasses to dishwasher, from teaspoon to fridge/freezer with ice maker. With of course that most important coffee maker and teapot.
There is a laundry room with separate washing machine and dryer, ironing board, iron and vacuum cleaner for your use.
The ground floor Master Suite has an American King size bed and overlooks the west facing pool and spa, there is a 40" HD TV and ceiling fan with fitted lamp. The large en-suite has a corner tub, separate shower, vanity basin, toilet and hairdryer. There is also a large walk in closet with plenty of hanging space and shelving.
The second Master Suite is on the upper floor and also overlooks the pool and spa, with a large fitted closet, a queen bed and 30" HD TV and combined DVD player, ceiling fan with fitted lamp. En-suite has a full bath with shower over, vanity basin, toilet and hairdryer.
The 4th and 5th Bedrooms, are on the upper floor, both being twin bedrooms. One with twin beds, offering 28" HD TV and DVD combo, closet and ceiling fan and light. The other bedroom has x2 bunk beds with fitted closet and 19" TV. These two bedrooms share the family bathroom which consists of full bath with shower over, vanity basin, toilet and hairdryer.
The 3rd Bedroom is on the ground floor with a full bed and has a fitted closet, 28" HD TV and DVD combo, with ceiling fan and fitted lamp. Across from this bedroom is a shower room with shower, vanity basin, toilet and hairdryer.
Fully equipped Garage/Games Room. Pool Table, 7'6" Air Hockey Table, Card Table & Chairs. There is a PS2 with games, 2 controllers completing the games room. (The tv does not receive cable or tv programs it is a screen for the PS2 only) Portable radio/cd/mp3 player which can be moved from room to room.
Emerald Island resort offers a variety of things to do. The resort stands in 300 acres of conversation woodlands and lakes, making it a true 'land island'.There are two swimming pools and a hot tub, sun loungers and a pool bar. A gym/exercise room, sauna and lounge. A games area/arcade room. They offer concierge staff services, internet, ATM and have a stamp machine for those all important postcards. Out doors you will find a tennis court, sand volley ball and basket ball courts.
|Size||Sleeps up to 12, 5 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Orlando International Airport 25 - 30 mins, Sanfor|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Air conditioning, TV, Video player, CD player, Telephone, Pool or snooker table, Games room, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms, 2 En suites and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (6), Double beds (3), Dining seats for 12, Lounge seats for 10|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
The Florida region
Orlando is a destination that has the ability to fulfil your dreams, no matter what your age, if you are a family, couple, travelling with friends or just treating yourself. Orlando has so much to offer leaving you with so many unforgettable memories, will planning your next trip before you have even finished the one. Things to do are plentiful ranging from the theme parks, spending time on a golf course, or just try your skill at crazy golf. The are outdoor adventures, night life with a difference, shopping, dont forget your empty case for all the cheap designer shopping you will be doing,, arts and culture to name but a few. There are some lovely white sandy beaches both the the East and to the West of Orlando if you fancy some surfing, swimming, topping your tan up or just relax building sandcastles. If you are a budding astronaut a visit to Kennedy Space Center is a must. If you are a car racing fan, the villa is just over an hours drive from Daytona Speedway. If you are not able to see a race, you can visit the track for a look around and then spend some tie on the beach. You also have the everglades on your doorstep. Treat yourself to an airboat ride. Just as important, Orlando is known for its sunny, warm climate.
The following are a driving guide only:
Boggy Creek Air Boat Rides 35 - 40 mins
Airport - Orlando Int 25 - 30 mins
Airport - Sanford 55 - 60 mins
Disney - Animal Kingdom 5 - 10 mins
Disney - Epcot 5 - 10 mins
Disney - Hollywood Studios 5 - 10 mins
Disney - Magic Kingdom 5 - 10 mins
Disney - Downtown 5 - 10 mins
Disney - Blizzard Beach 5 - 10 mins
Disney - Typhoon Lagoon 5 - 10 mins
Seaworld 15 - 20 mins
Aquatica 15 - 20 mins
Discovery Cove 15 - 20 mins
Busch Gardens 60 - 65 mins
Universal Studios 15 - 20 mins
Islands of Adventure 15 - 20 mins
Legoland 45 - 50 mins
Clearwater Beach 90 - 95 mins
Daytona Beach / Speedway 80 - 85 mins
Kennedy Space Centre 70 - 75 mins
Cypress Gardens 30 - 35 mins
Gatorland 20 - 25 mins
Wet 'n' Wild 15 - 20 mins
Dinosaur World 45 - 50 mins
International Drive 30 - 35 mins
Golf Course (nearest) Less than 5 mins
Premium Outlets 10 - 15 mins
Florida Mall 15 - 20 mins
Supermarket (nearest) Less than 5 mins
Pharmacy (nearest) Less than 5 mins
Being situated just off the I92 and being so close to Disney gives the added benefit of being able to return to your home to relax during the heat of the day and then returning to the parks later. This is especially important should you have young children in your party. Universal Studios and Islands of Adventure are less than a 1/2 hrs drive away. Nothing is out of reach from this location.
Emerald Island Resort is a gated community with 24-hour security. It is constructed within 300 acres of conservation woodlands and lakes making it a true “land island”.
Driving into the resort through the magnificent colonnaded entrance complete with leaping dolphin fountains you are immediately struck by its style and beauty. Follow the palm-lined road through to the central 4000 square foot clubhouse containing a convenience store, cyber café, fitness center and sauna. Should you prefer the company of others there is a large heated communal pool and hot tub complete with pool bar. Free use of sun loungers is also available.
There are shops and restaurants close by offering you the option to either dine at the villa or treat yourself to a meal out.