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Disney/Golf Condo at Ridgewood Lakes

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,300 sq. ft.
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bedroom, 2 bath condo overlooking the 9th green at Ridgewood Lakes

The property sleeps 8 and is a perfect family establishment.

Bedroom 1 has two twin beds with a flat screen television and closet.

Bedroom 2 has four bunk beds plus a television and closet. We provide the sleeping bags for this room that are used on top of the beds as it is difficult to make them.

There is a bathroom located between these bedrooms with a shower/tub. Also, a washer/dryer is located across the bathroom.

Master Bedroom has a king size bed, walk in closet, his/her bathroom vanity and a 40 inch television.

The kitchen has a stove, toaster oven, microwave, fridge, dishwasher and utensils/plates/dishes. Also, there is a gas grill located in the garage for use.

The living room/dining room has a huge couch with two chairs and a balcony overlooking the 9th green. There is also a 40 inch television in the living room. The dining room has 8 chairs.

The condo recently had new rugs installed and tile flooring. Additionally, the a/c was replaced in 2012.

You are welcome to use anything in the condo but please replace whatever you use for the next guests.

More Details

Owner
Tom Varnum
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, spanish, My wife speaks Spanish
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
April 21, 2017

About Tom Varnum

My name is Tom. I am am an avid golfer who purchased this condo a few years ago and plan to retire here some day. I live in New Hampshire and run a business in Massachusetts. I travel for my business but I do wish my travels brought me to the condo more often.

Tom Varnum purchased this townhome in 2012

Why Tom Varnum chose Davenport

I visited this property many times for 'Boys Week' which is an annual golf trip organized by my boss and friend who owned the condo before me. I fell in love with the area and golf course and when the opportunity arose to purchase the property I acted swiftly. My boss still lives at Ridgewood Lakes nearby at another property he purchased.

What makes this townhome unique

Again, it was the golf experience that lured me to the condo but it has great family qualities as well. We can all get together and enjoy a day at Disney or the beaches and come home to comfortable and safe place. Since I purchased the condo there has been an incredible growth spurt in the area and you can find almost anything you need nearby.

We love to take walks around the lakes and see the many birds and other wildlife. My favorite thing to do is after a long day, sit out on the balcony with a cool breeze and just look out to the lake and golf course below. There is always something to see.

Amenities

Ridgewood Lakes Townhome Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • townhome
  • floor 2
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1300 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Golf Course View ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower
    Master Bathroom - toilet , shower , His/her vanity
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 twin/ single , Flat screen television and closet.
    Bedroom 2 - 4 twin/ single , 4 bunk beds provided with television
    Master Bedroom - 1 king , Master bath, television and walk in closet.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(13 traveler reviews)

Disney/Golf Condo at Ridgewood Lakes
average rating of 4.923077 based on 13 reviews
5

Great community everyone is very nice

  • 5 of 5

Good golf course very close to Disney condo is very nice great place to stay

  • Submitted: Dec 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Cody. Glad you enjoyed your stay. Happy Holidays to you and the family.
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4

Good condition with excellent view of golf course

  • 4 of 5

Perfect for what we wanted. No criticism of property at all. Hope to use again

  • Submitted: Nov 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you. I am glad you enjoyed your stay. You are welcome back any time. Al the best, Tom
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Amsterdam
5

Wonderful stay in a wonderful condo!

  • 5 of 5

Tom is a great home owner, from the moment we made reservations until a week before our travel, Tom provided all the information we needed for our stay. The condo was exactly as promised. We spend 3 weeks in Tom's condo and it was all we could have hoped for. We arrived in the middle of the night because of a terribly delayed flight and the people at the guard house were super friendly. The condo had the most welcome vibe and we instantly felt at home. The balcony view on an early morning (the perks of jetlag, as we're from Amsterdam) was amazing! I just loved it! The condo is so central located that where ever we wanted to go, we were on I4 in just a few minutes. We spend 2 of our 3 week vacation with the whole family, 5 adults, and because of the 3 bedrooms and very large livingroom we all had enough space to read a book or use the laptop without being in each others way. I already recommended the condo to a family friend who loves to golf and I just know he and his family will love this condo, and the golf resort, as much as we did. We had a great vacation and we will definitly be back in the future!

  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you. Yes, I love this place for all the reasons you mention in this review. Glad you enjoyed your stay and thank you for the potential referral. Come back again any time. Tom
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5

Home from Home 😀

  • 5 of 5

Having just returned from a fortnight staying at Eagle Ridge , Davenport - we have had time to reflect upon the wonderful holiday experienced in Orlando .

By far the most relaxing part of the trip was "chilling " at Tom's villa . The location was perfect especially for Disney parks , and from the airport ,and easy to find with Tom's directions ,

It was particularly pleasant to step into the apartment and sink your weary feet into the lush carpet after a heavy day rollercoasting.

Pretty much home from home with perfect kitchen and dining facilities , ample bed linen and towels available . With added bonus of dishwasher , washing machine and an ensuite dressing room off master bedroom .

Pool and concierge assistance available but didn't use either - too busy for pool time and totally fine without Betty's kind offer of help .

Golf course looked pretty good too but again ran out of time - will just need another visit .

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you. Glad you enjoyed the tranquility of Ridgewood Lakes...wish I could get there more myself. You are welcome back anytime. All the best, Tom
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Kensington,PEI,Canada
5

Great vacation

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed in this condo last two years and enjoyed it very much. It is very comfortable and roomy, all the necessities you need , especially like the balcony overlooking the lake and golf course. The location is excellent, close to shopping and Disney yet very quiet and private. The owner Tom great to work with as is his property manager (Betty).plannig to go back next year.

  • Submitted: May 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Ann/Garth. You are always welcome at my condo and I appreciate you taking good care of it when you visit. All the best, Tom
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Gilbert
5

Stay here! Wonderful place!

  • 5 of 5

We are super careful and picky about where we stay when traveling and I am really grateful that we found this place! It is beautiful inside and out. The neighborhood is nice and quiet and very safe. We had the pleasure of meeting some kind neighbors. It had everything we needed. The carpet was my favorite... so so soft! I loved sitting out on the patio each morning watching the golfers and enjoying the lake view. Tom was so great. We thought we had an internet issue but it turns out we were doing it wrong. He was so kind to help anyway. I would recommend this condo to anyone. We will stay here again.

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, Shirley. Glad you liked the condo. Hope to have you back sometime. Tom
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Map

Nearest Airport
35 Miles
Orlando International Airport
Nearest Golf
Ridgewood Lakes Golf Club
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
I-4
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Manny's Chophouse
Nearest Beach
50 Miles
Clearwater Beach
Car: recommended

The condo is located about 15-20 minutes from the Disney Theme Parks, 30 minutes to SeaWorld, 45 minutes to Busch Gardens, 1 hour to East and West Coast beaches, and 1 hour to the Hard Rock Cafe Casino complex. My personal favorite is Clearwater Beach which is worth the extra drive and considered one of the finest beaches in Florida. Simply stunning.

Additionally, the condo is located about 75 yards from the clubhouse, 50 yards from the heated community pool and 200 yards from the golf practice range.

On Route 27, you can find almost anything you need for your stay from cigars to food to shopping malls and ice cream shops.

Other golf courses are located nearby as well if you want to try a different course with varying difficulty.

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Rates & Availability

Ridgewood Lakes Townhome Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
High season 2017
Jan 7 2017 - Apr 28 2017
7 night minimum stay
$700
$1,300
 
 
Mid Season 2017
Apr 29 2017 - Aug 22 2017
7 night minimum stay
$600
$1,200
 
 
Low Season 2017
Aug 23 2017 - Dec 17 2017
7 night minimum stay
$500
$1,100
 
 
Holiday Season 2017-18
Dec 18 2017 - Jan 7 2018
7 night minimum stay
$750
 
 
High Season 2018
Jan 8 2018 - Apr 29 2018
7 night minimum stay
$700
$1,300
 
 
Mid-Season 2018
Apr 30 2018 - Aug 19 2018
7 night minimum stay
$600
$1,200
 
 
Low Season 2018
Aug 20 2018 - Dec 14 2018
7 night minimum stay
$500
$1,100
 
 
Holiday season 2018-19
Dec 15 2018 - Jan 6 2019
7 night minimum stay
$750
 
 
High Season 2019
Jan 7 2019 - Apr 30 2019
7 night minimum stay
$700
$1,300
 
 
Mid-season 2019
May 1 2019 - Aug 24 2019
7 night minimum stay
$600
$1,200
 
 
Low season 2019
Aug 25 2019 - Dec 13 2019
7 night minimum stay
$500
$1,100
 
 
Holiday Season 2019-20
Dec 14 2019 - Jan 5 2020
7 night minimum stay
$750
 
 
High Season 2020
Jan 6 2020 - Apr 30 2020
7 night minimum stay
$700
$1,300
 
 
Mid-Season 2020
May 1 2020 - Aug 23 2020
7 night minimum stay
$600
$1,200
 
 
Low Season 2020
Aug 24 2020 - Dec 18 2020
7 night minimum stay
$500
$1,100
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$600
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $79

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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