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Luxury 7 bedroom villa, close to parks, well equipped. Good rates.

Sleeps14
Bedrooms 7
Bathrooms4
Half Baths1
Space 3,250 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

7 bedrooms, spacious, large well furnished pool deck. See our guest feedback

Florida Star is a luxury air conditioned 7 bedroom villa situated on Glenbrook resort, a short drive to Disney and the other major attractions. We are also convenient for the major shopping malls and outlets as well as essential shopping such as Walmart, Publix, Walgreens, CVS etc.

This villa is decorated, equipped and maintained to very high standards, offering home comforts which our guests often comment on in their reviews.

FORMAL DINING & LIVING AREA:

As you walk through the front door (keys available in a lock box outside so no need to find a remote office to pick these up), you will be greeted by vaulted foyer overlooked by the first floor landing. To the left is the formal lounge and dining area. A place for the adults to relax or dine.

FAMILY ROOM, KITCHEN & NOOK:

Walking through to the large open plan kitchen, nook (dining area) and family room, you will notice the light and airy feel, with the vaulted ceiling overlooked by the first floor landing and 2 large patio doors leading to the pool deck with the garden backdrop. The kitchen is fully equipped with all modern facilities. Seating at the breakfast table for 6 with an additional 3 at the breakfast bar. In the family area we have a 55” cable HDTV flat screen TV with Bose home theatre system. A selection of DVDs is provided. More DVDs can be borrowed from the clubhouse free of charge.

Off the kitchen is a pantry adjacent to the laundry room.

GAMEROOM:

Leading off the lobby is the gameroom, a great hit for the kids (and many adults). We have a full size slate bed American pool table, Air Hockey and Foosball. There is also a pub table with tall chairs and CD player. The room is decorated with over 100 sporting pictures. Some of them you may recognize, others you may debate.

KING MASTER BEDROOM 1:

King master bedroom 1 leads off the family room. With six foot wide four poster bed, large walk in closet, en-suite bathroom with corner bath, walk in shower, his and hers wash basins. Flat screen TV and DVD player. Patio doors leading to pool deck with view of the garden.

UPSTAIRS LANDING:

Walk up the stairs will take you to the spacious landing which overlooks the vaulted family room to the rear and the vaulted foyer to the front. It also hosts a computer desk with PC and high speed internet for guest use.

UPSTAIRS BEDROOMS:

Six further bedrooms lead off the upstairs landing, the second King master with en-suite bathroom, two queen bedrooms and three twin bedrooms. All have flat screen TVs and DVD players.

BATHROOMS:

There are three full bathrooms upstairs with one full and a half bathroom downstairs.

POOL & SPA:

Outside in the pool area we have a good size pool with spa and an extended pool deck with lots of space. This is generously equipped with luxury furniture – loungers, relaxers and dining table and chairs. Enjoy the pool or relax in the spa. The pool is not overlooked by properties to the rear. The garden provides a beautiful backdrop adding to the privacy and solitude. On a clear night you may even get a view of the Disney fireworks from here.

COMMUNITY:

Florida Star is located on the Glenbrook resort. This is a peaceful, well maintained community boasting clubhouse with facilities available for guest use free of charge:

• Pool

• Tennis

• Beach volleyball

• Gym

• Outdoor pool table

• Table tennis

• Children’s play area

• WiFi

• PCs with printing facility

• Knowledgeable staff

The clubhouse is a one minute drive or 10 minute walk from Florida Star.

AT A GLANCE:

• Tastefully decorated and well maintained.

• Well equipped throughout.

• Free local and national phone calls.

• All linen and towels (including pool towels) included.

• WiFi throughout (including pool deck). Also PC and desk on the landing.

• Large pool deck with 6 loungers, 6 dining chairs and two relaxers, large dining

table and several drinks tables.

• Pool and spa can be heated if required.

• Crib and high chair available at no charge.

• We can arrange a gas barbeque and gas at small charge.

• Sleeps 14 in real beds, however we do find that many smaller parties enjoy

the space and facilities Florida Star has to offer.

More pictures and information can be found on our web site using the link on this listing. If you require any further information please do contact us.

Please feel free to ask any questions about Florida Star without any obligation when considering a booking. We have many satisfied guests who have recommended us to family and friends, after your stay we want you to feel comfortable in doing the same.

More Details

Owner
Ed and Gill Danvers
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 17, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

I have just returned from our family vacation at Florida Star last December. What a great experience!. I definitely recommend it !!. The house looked like just what we saw in the pictures. Impeccably clean and organized. We had TV's on every room and even a play room for the kids.(and adults). A nice and clean pool with a hot Jacuzzi. Our only task was an immediate trip to Walmart (1 mile away) to stock up on food and beer. I also liked the fact the villa is extremely quiet and still close to major department stores. During the leasing process, I was in direct contact with Ed and Gill Danvers , the owners, which made a big difference. Planing to return Dec 2017 !!!!!!
Dec 2016
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Amenities

Glenbrook Resort Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3250 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Resort ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available
  • Filtered Water
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • PC
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Safe
  • Security System
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 15 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Master Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Master Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Half Bath - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Master Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Master Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Queen Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Queen Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Twin Bedroom 1 - 1 twin/ single
    Twin Bedroom 2 - 1 twin/ single
    Bunk Bedroom - 1 twin/ single , Bunk beds
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room ...
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Pool Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Game Console
  • Video Games
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
  • Spa Whirlpool
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • library
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
For the safety of our guests and their possessions the villa has a fully monitored alarm and smoke system, pool security fence (removable if desired) and alarms the poolside patio doors designed to protect our younger or infirm visitors. A leading Management Company is available 24/7 for your assistance if required during your stay. Linen and towels are provided. Gill and Ed Danvers, the owners of Florida Star are committed to ensuring that you enjoy your stay and are happy to discuss any questions you may have. High quality Game room, Computer with High Speed Internet, TV and DVD in all bedrooms,50inch Sony HDTV with Bose Home Theatre in the Family room, 2 King Master bedrooms with en suites, 2 Queen bedrooms, 2 Twin bedrooms, 1 bunk room. 4.5 bathrooms, Pool and Spa, Security Alarm, Fully equipped kitchen, Very spacious, HiFi, Extended Pool Deck, PS2, Not overlooked to rear by other properties. Glenbrook resort offers guests communal pool, tennis and sand volleyball courts and gym

Reviews

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Luxury 7 bedroom villa, close to parks, well equipped. Good rates.
average rating of 4.8 based on 45 reviews
5

Just as expected

  • 5 of 5

I rented this home for extended family to visit the Orlando area. As with most people, this was my first experience. The home is just as depicted on the site. At first I reservation to rent from overseas (UK) but after this experience with Gill and Ed, I will do so with confidence with them. Every question I had was addressed in a timely fashion and the security deposit was handled just as well. Thank you to Ed and Gill for a wonderful experience

  • Submitted: May 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Very nice

  • 4 of 5

T was awessome

  • Submitted: Apr 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
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5

Everything and more.

  • 5 of 5

The photographs do this property no justice. It is a fabulous villa, my family were awe struck the villa made the holiday for me, luxurious accommodation with every single need catered for. Prime location. Thanks so much Ed and Gill for allowing us all to enjoy your home. When driving away we all felt rather sad wished it could have lasted longer. One complaint when I arrived home I realised that I must redecorate my house. Thank you both. Regards from Lesley and her family.

  • Submitted: Apr 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
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5

Excellent

  • 5 of 5

If you need a well kept clean house for 14 people, this is excellent. If you are not neat and tidy, please don't rent this and save it for the people who appreciate a well kept house. 2nd time we rented it and it was it it did not disappoint. We will rent again when we return to the area.

  • Submitted: Mar 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
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5

Beautiful and very accomodating for large families.

  • 5 of 5

Really enjoyed house and was very clean and accomodating for our family vacation.

  • Submitted: Mar 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
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Owner's Response: Hi Tina, So pleased you enjoyed your stay and the facilities at Florida Star. We really appreciate you taking the time to let us know. Kind regards, Gill and Ed
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Absolutely LOVED our stay.

  • 5 of 5

Very comfortable and centered in location. First time staying in a home away and can honestly say we see no need for a hotel/motel ever again. Ed went above and beyond to assure us that everything was legitimate and described correctly. While there, my granddaughter asked for everyone's attention and stated that "this should be called happy acres and we should all live together like that all of the time and we would never leave the house except to do more fun things".

  • Submitted: Feb 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Joanna, Many thanks for posting your review. So pleased the whole family enjoyed their stay. Best regards, Gill and Ed
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Map

Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Orlando International
Nearest Beach
65 Miles
Clearwater

Glenbrook resort, located within an easy 10 minute drive from Disney is also convenient for other parks. It is conveniently situated for a great selection of restaurants. Whilst Florida Star offers everything you need for a great vacation, the resort offers complimentary communal pool, gym, tennis and sand volley ball courts. Whilst Glenbrook is described as a resort, this is because of the communal facilities about a 10 minute walk from the villa. It is very peaceful. Orlando International airport is approx 35 minutes. A huge Walmart is a mile away, great for stocking up with provisions. There are also many golf courses within a short drive.

Golf: The pool area is a lot of fun but care needs to be taken especially for the very young or elderly. All pools in Lake County must have a security fence. This can be removed if you wish..

Please feel free to ask any questions about Florida Star when considering a booking without any obligation. We have many satisfied guests who have recommended us to family and friends, after your stay we want you to feel comfortable in doing the same.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Damage Deposit $350

Please see Terms and Conditions on our website www.floridastarvilla.com

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.