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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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Brian W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:83%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:May 2013
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed the Retreat immensely! It was perfect for our family of 7, and it felt like a home away from home, with every amenity included. The kids especially enjoyed the beautiful pool and pool deck - they swam every day! Would definitely return.More

Date of stay: February 2019
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Steven H, VR Owner at The Retreat - Explore Disney & Florida in style, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Many thanks to the family for a great review and we are pleased that they had such a wonderful time We are keeping up our work on The Retreat to keep it at the standards we have set. Have a look and give us a...More

Reviewed 2 September 2018

We stayed at the Retreat from mid to late August, we had previously stayed round the same area in 2012 and 2015, back then we went pass Sunset Lakes pretty much every day on our way to the parks and earmarked it for our next...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Steven H, VR Owner at The Retreat - Explore Disney & Florida in style, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks for a great review and sorry for the delay in responding - have been in hospital and forgot We are continuing to improve The Retreat - have a look at our photos and send us your enquiry

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Reviewed 23 July 2018

Great location close to Disney parks and lots of other attractions with the added bonus of being in a quiet gated community .The villa is very spacious and very well equipped should you wish to chill out and not venture to the parks. The pool...More

Date of stay: July 2018
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Steven H, VR Owner at The Retreat - Explore Disney & Florida in style, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

Thanks for the great words and we are really pleased that they enjoyed The Retreat as much as we do. We try to maintain The Retreat at the highest possible level and will continue to improve wherever possible

Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

So far the best rental in Florida. My husband loved the outdoor kitchen area with the electric grill, sink, mini fridge and best of all, the TV. I loved the well equipped kitchen. They even had plenty of plastic containers to use. This is the...More

Date of stay: May 2018
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Steven H, VR Owner at The Retreat - Explore Disney & Florida in style, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2018

We would like to thank the family for their kind words and great review and we are really pleased that they liked our home as much as we do. We have more improvements planned to make The Retreat an even better place to spend your...More

Reviewed 11 May 2018

We returned a week ago from our second visit to The Retreat and are still finding it hard to settle in back home after such a fabulous stay. This time we had the absolute pleasure of staying at this gorgeous property for 5 weeks! We...More

Date of stay: March 2018
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Steven H, VR Owner at The Retreat - Explore Disney & Florida in style, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2018

We are really please that the family loved The Retreat as much as we do and thank them for their great review and for looking after our home We have more improvements planned for The Retreat so why not give as try for your next...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
Towels Provided
Air Conditioning
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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