|Minimum Stay||7 nights|
+++++ Prices shown are based on Saturday to Saturday reservations and INCLUDE tax, pool and spa heating, telephone, wifi, BBQ and gas during your stay. For your convenience the calendar / availability shown here is always up to date so you can reserve with complete confidence by clicking the 'book now' button on the Right hand side+++++
For stays other than Saturday to Saturday reservations please enquire for availability and price.
'*****The Emerald Villa' has been furnished to the very highest quality and comfort. With an unbeatable location, unrivalled setting and facilities, it’s not hard to see why it comes highly recommended.
The villa is in the prestigious enclave of the popular EIR. Its pool deck is screened with plants, and backs onto a lake with views across to woodland beyond. The pool has been custom designed with a rock waterfall, tropical plants and atmospheric lighting and music. There is also a gas barbecue grill.
The fully equipped kitchen comes with everything from waffle makers to juicers. There is a WiFi connection, laptop, telephones throughout and a laundry room.
We only use pillow top quality hypo-allergenic bedding - our guests often comment on how well they sleep.
There is a fantastic games room with Brunswick pool table, foosball, air hockey and 4 pachinko machines. There are 4 games consoles system linked and online. And a large range of the best rated games and DVD’s for all tastes!
Pool area amenities:-: With one of the largest pool areas in the resort, there is plenty of room for all to enjoy the Florida sunshine, and a covered porch area with fans for al fresco dining in comfort.
-Large 32´ x 16´ heated pool with spa
-Relaxing custom designed rock waterfall and tropical planting
-Massive pool deck extended as far as possible in width and length
-Southerly facing elevated views over lake and woodland preserve beyond, as far as the eye can see
-unrivalled privacy and peace and quiet
-Tropical plants and flowers in clay urns around the pool deck, beautiful seclusion
-Pool safety fence for child protection
-Shaded porch area under fans to escape the sun
-Music speakers above the porch to enjoy radio / CD´s etc outside
-BBQ grill and gas
-Loungers, chairs and tables for all the family
-Evening lighting suitable for the party goer or romantics
The ultimate game room for the ultimate vacation:-: The game room is equipped with the highest entertainment to keep you and your family entertained for hours. Guests often tell us they spent more than a day in here or couldn't get the children to the parks! This may not seem like a good thing at first glance but don't forget Florida is a tropical climate and there are chances of storms or rainy days during the summer. This is the perfect place to spend that rainy day as well as evenings after a good day out. No other rental offers the same level of choice and amenities as this...
-8´ Brunswick pool / billiard table for the more serious player
-50' HD 1080p Plasma with cable viewing for HD movies and Sports, etc
-Four 32' HD LCD Screens complete with four XBox 360´s system linked and ready to play
-Four Pachinko pinball machines
-Air hockey table
-Air conditioned for your comfort
-Laptop and WiFi connections
Resort amenities:-: Emerald Island resort has fast become the premier destination for holidaymakers / vacationers in the Disney area. It is the closest resort less than three miles from to Disney. The Emerald Villa is set in the 'Enclave' area of the resort where the more prestigious homes are located with extra large plots set back and away from their neighbours offering many benefits to you the guest as far as privacy, view and peace are concerned. We are about 8 mins walk from the clubhouse, a great place to hang out and meet your friends or neighbours.
-Secure manned gated community less than three miles from Disney
-Two communal swimming pools
-Staffed clubhouse to serve your ticket / reservation needs etc
-Tiki Bar for drinks and lunch / snacks
-Evening entertainment and events, visits from Mickey
-Gym and Sauna
-Game room arcade
-Tennis and volleyball courts
-Children's playgrounds / tot lot
-11 acre nature preserve in the centre of the resort for picnics / walk
++++ As part of our intensive maintenance program '*****The Emerald Villa' has been painted in June, more upgrades to the home and pool area are planned as we constantly change and upgrade++++
OK, you got us... we like to holiday, we admit it, who doesn't?
But, from experience we found that rental homes never really met with our expectations wherever we went. We all work hard all year so what's wrong with a bit of 'real' luxury when you go away?
We looked at the Florida rental market after a few recreational visits and felt we could do better. A more enjoyable, higher class of experience that everyone deserves. As long as the location was perfect and it was appointed properly without cheap plastic fruit and sticky kitchens with woodchip furniture etc...
I mean how hard could it be?
Andrew and Jo purchased this villa in 2003
So what we needed was something unsurpassable in every way! Something that has something for everyone with no quarter given, absolutely no compromise on quality, location or amenities. Real luxury! As advertised!
When we went to look at Emerald Island Resort they had just opened phase three of the development for purchase so we had a massive choice of plot locations and the homes on offer. What we chose in the 'Enclave' part of the resort was perfect - limited edition vastly oversized private plot, quiet location (no traffic noise!) all you can hear is the nature from the reserve -, lake views, Southerly facing pool - just perfect. Once we had that then all we had to do was design everything around it to make the 'Emerald Villa' the most unique and well appointed home in the area whilst offering something for everyone. To be honest given the location of the home together with all the upgrades, well, it wasn't too difficult, just expensive...
Beautiful views all round especially from the massive private pool deck with waterfall and tropical plants -
The most amazing games room! -
4 private Master suites! -
No less than 14 HDTV screens -
The closest resort to Disney! -
The best spot at the resort! -
Maintenance is the most important thing to us and upgrades and refurbishments are a constant work in progress. -
If you could just stand outside now for a moment and do a 360 degree turn you would see that in action before you even enter the home to start your vacation! As they say in the US - 'It's a no brainer!'
Comments from our guestbook at the villa...
'What a beautiful house! The perfect vacation home. We had a great time. The furniture and décor are beautiful, the pool and fountain beautifully designed. Just perfect. Plenty of room to spread out and unwind after long days at the parks. Thank you so much for sharing it with us! We’ll be back.'
'What a luxurious house… what a memorable experience.'
'A great location for all there is to do in and around the Orlando area. The villa is great, very luxurious with great amenities. Great beds!'
'We’ve been visiting homes in this area for the last six years and yours has been my favourite so far! There is nothing you have overlooked. From the games room to the beautiful pool (love the waterfall – nice touch!) to the comfortable beds at the end of a fun-filled day. We all had a wonderful time and look forward to sharing your home again!'
The house is an absolute 10! Everything that is stated in the description is 100% accurate, and if anything, is understated. This place is completely fantastic. The house was well maintained and very clean. We did not have any trouble with bugs in any way. The game room was fantastic! The kids loved spending time in the pool and then playing on the Xbox 360's. The speakers and separate stereo system just for the lanai was great as well! The bedrooms were spacious and the beds were very comfortable. There is absolutley no way that anyone would not be impressed with this house! Everyone was very comfortable and there was more than enough room for the 11 of us that stayed. The house really did have everything needed. This is truly a turn-key vacation home! We could not have asked for anything better with all of the theme parks so close. For those who may be on the fence about doing this, let me assure you that you will not regret staying at this home. The owners are clearly intent on providing a great experience and are genuinly concerned with how each person's stay goes. The owners love what they do and it shows with this house. We are looking forward to the next time we can stay at this house!
Emerald Villa was the perfect accommodations for our families Florida's Disney Vacation. When not on the Disney property our family of 15 spent many hours on the partially covered enclosed lanai with pool and enjoying the on property game room. The pool area had two tables and enough chairs to accommodate all of us. LOVED the pool. Loved not having any homes behind us, which gave it a private feel. It was truly a pleasure to rent from Jo and Andrew. They responded quickly to any questions we had. Property manager, Susan, was also quick to meet a few small needs we had during our stay. It was a great rental experience and would recommend this property.
Plenty of room for large family get togethers with a small pool for relaxing after spending the day at Disney World. The location was very convenient to all the Disney World parks too. Great house and great location.
The villa was easy to find, Andrew and Jo had organised everything for us and we found everything that we needed on arrival. The villa is spacious and comfortable and the pool was great for relaxing in after tramping around the theme parks! Emerald Island is very convenient to the Disney complex. I would thoroughly recommend this villa to anyone planning to visit the area. Many thanks to you both for an excellent stay
We were two families with four children between 10 and 14 vacationing for the Canadian March break in the sunny Florida. The villa is in excellent condition and it is matching the pictures 100%. The owners are great and ready to help at any time before, during and even after the vacation. All the amenities are of high quality! The waterfall is a nice added feature of the pool. The sound system outside on the deck is a very pleasant addition. We are really recommending the villa. Thank you Andrew and Jo for your lovely hosting!
The Emerald Villa was exactly as described on the website. The bedrooms were comfortable and elegant. The kitchen was well stocked to prepare and serve our Thanksgiving dinner. We also had a party with additional guests on Sunday for our 50th wedding anniversary and still had plenty of entertaining room. The game room was a hit, our grandchildren loved it--as well as the adult children.
The area is convenient to everything, shopping, dining and Disney parks. I would recommend this to anyone considering a visit to Walt Disney World.
Thanks Jo and Andrew for all your support.
Linda and Allan Conrad
Emerald Island is the most prestigious resort development in the area, and is the very closest to Disney. The secure gated community sits nestled on an upland area set within hundreds of acres of stunning nature preserve. The elevated position means that the views over this lowland wetland and woodland preserve are simply gorgeous. Located on the resort doorstep are of course, Disney itself, shops, restaurants, health care, golf courses and a whole range of other attractions and day to day requirements.
At the resort clubhouse you will find all the things that you would expect at a 5 star hotel, including a communal pool with tiki bar for early evening drinks before dinner, gym, sauna, cyber café, games arcade, tot lot for the younger guests and for the more adventurous, tennis and volleyball courts.
Its no wonder Emerald Island has become the most popular destination for the more discerning holidaymaker!
Other Activities: Theme Parks, 2 miles from Disney
Golf: There are numerous Golf Courses close to Emerald Island Resort and it is possible to book through the concierge at the resort for real discounts extended to owners and guests of Emerald Island. Mystic Dunes Golf Club being the closest at around a mile away.
|Fees||No additional mandatory fees|
|Refundable damage deposit||$750|
Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.
Rates shown are based on Saturday to Saturday reservations, part weeks are more expensive.
Rates shown are fully inclusive of, tax, pool and spa heating, telephone, wifi, BBQ and gas during your stay.
For reservations other than Saturday to Saturday please enquire.