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Herons Flight: Amazing 5 Star 6/4 Disney Pool Home. Completely modernized.

Sleeps14
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 6 nights

Overview

About the property

Incredible House, Incredible Location, Incredible Value

Our beautiful villa was not simply renovated, it was just about rebuilt in 2015. With a few of minor exceptions all new everything both inside & out. All 4 bathrooms now have walk in showers, new tiles, vanities & fixtures ; new floor coverings throughout; new kitchen cabinets, granite counter tops, new appliances including laundry equipment; new blinds and window treatments; new furniture, mattresses, linens, crockery, utensils etc.; resurfaced pool; 9 wall mounted flat screen tvs; new patio furniture & grill. Less obvious but important improvements include; memory foam mattresses on all beds; new heating & cooling system with dual zones to keep both levels of house comfortable; separate heating and A/C system in the games room (garage); huge 105 gallon energy efficient water heater; new pool heater and an intelligent variable speed pump to allows the heater to operate 14 hours per day.

When you combine the features of the house with it`s South facing lake front location in the popular gated community of Sunset Lakes and proximity to theme parks, restaurants and stores you know you have found the ideal place for your family`s (or families`) vacation.

The house has 6 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms. Three bedrooms have king beds and 3 have 2 twin beds. With a queen sized sofa-bed the den serves double duty and converts to a 7th bedroom when needed.

More Details

Owner
Diane
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, french
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
March 24, 2017

About Diane

Retired but keeping busy.

Diane purchased this house in 2015

Why Diane chose Kissimmee

We have enjoyed great success with a smaller vacation rental home just a few minutes away from Sunset Lakes. We decided to buy a second, larger property and were fortunate to find this house that ticked all the boxes for a vacation rental property in this area. Close to Disney, close to restaurants, close to highways, gated community, south facing pool, lake frontage. The fact that the property was in disrepair was a plus from our point of view as it gave us the opportunity to rebuild and modernize so we can offer a 5 star rental from the get-go.

What makes this house unique

Unique? Very few rental properties can match the collective benefits we provide in terms of:

LOCATION, (excellent),

CONDITION (newly renovated & furnished),

EXTRAS (eg. walk in showers in all 4 bathrooms, dual zone A/C, games room A/C, 105 gallon water heater, no carpets, except for staircase)

CUSTOMER SERVICE (we take a personal interest in making sure our guests have magical vacations and are only a phone call away when needed. Our local management team provide additional support when required)

VALUE by providing all the above for a reasonable price we enjoy a lot of business from returning guests guests and guest referrals.

Amenities

Sunset Lakes House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 14
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Lakefront
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Master Bathroom - toilet , tub , shower , New everything including walk in shower
    Upstairs A - toilet , shower , New everything including walk in shower
    Upstairs B - toilet , shower , New everything including walk in shower
    Downstairs - toilet , shower , New everything including walk in shower
  • All bathrooms completely rebuilt in 2015. Master bathroom has a bath and walk in shower. Other 3 bathrooms have walk in showers and no bath. All bathrooms have toilet, vanity, towel racks & hair dryer.
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Master - 1 king , Upstairs. Balcony, 39"TV, fan & huge ensuite bathroom.
    Upstairs King - 1 king , Upstairs King. Double doors, 39" TV. Fan
    Upstairs Twin Front - 2 twin/ single , Upstairs: 32" TV, Fan, Harry Potter theme
    Upstairs Twin Back - 2 twin/ single , Upstairs: Daybeds, 39" TV, fan, Disney theme
    Ground: King - 1 king , Ground: Patio doors to pool area, 39" TV, Fan
    Ground: Twin - 2 twin/ single , Ground: 32" TV, Fan, adult theme
    Den - 2 sleep sofa /futon , Ground: Optional Den or Bedroom 39" TV, Fan, no closet
  • All beds (except for sofa bed) have high density memory foam mattresses. Bedrooms & Den all have wall mounted flat screen TV's with cable and ceiling fan with light. All bedrooms have a clothes closet. The Den does not.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Foosball
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • swimming
Notes:
We installed a LED lamp as the pool light and it has a number of colour options. We love to set it to change colour every few seconds. It is a wonderful show at night and it is a pleasure to go for a swim when the light is on. A very popular feature according to our guests.

Learn more about this vacation rental at the owner's website:

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(29 traveler reviews)

Herons Flight: Amazing 5 Star 6/4 Disney Pool Home. Completely modernized.
average rating of 5.0 based on 29 reviews
5

Love the place!!!

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our vacation at Herron's Flight. I want to summerize why in the following: 1, The place is very clean, spotless! 2, The dish soap and laundry detergent and shower soap are provided, as well as the toilet paper and paper towels. We ran the dish washer every day. 3. Each room has its own TV. We are family of five, two adults and three kids with age 10,7, and 4. Our kids enjoyed air hockey and basketball game in the garage. The owner set up the games very nicely in the garage. 4. Our daughter loved the decorations inside the house! 5. From the place to Disney World takes about 20 minutes drive. Grocery store is nearby, very convenient. 6. Owner is very easy to work with. We appreciate it very much!

There is only one thing I want to point out is that we would enjoy more if we could control the thermostat ourselves instead of calling owner and adjusted the temperature. Given the owner is so generous about providing the consumable items, there must be a reason that the owner want to make it so the thermostat is not controllable by the tenants. Overall, we love that place! We would recommend to our friends or if we go back to visit FL, that is the place we would stay again.

  • Submitted: Mar 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for a super review Ken. Having stayed at many rental properties over the years we know how frustrating it can be to have to buy a lot of supplies when you don't need that much of any one item for a short term stay. Consequently, we decided to provide a reasonable supply of these items as a courtesy to our guests. The reason we control the thermostats is to prevent guests who may not be used to dealing with A/C systems and/or the extreme heat of Floridian summers from damaging the system and rendering it inoperable. Guests setting the thermostat for 65F and then heading off to the parks for the day in the middle of July are likely to find the system is not working and the indoor temperature in the high 80's when they return home. Getting someone to make a service call on short notice is very difficult at any time and almost impossible during hot spells. Our standard settings are fine for most guests but, within reason, we are always happy to make adjustments to make sure our guests are comfortable during their stay.
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5

Awesome Family House!!

  • 5 of 5

Great house with plenty of space! I stayed here in March 2017' with my husband our three children and our parents. The kids loved the pool and the game room kept the kids busy. The house is extremely well kept. Very close to Disney Parks! Tons of places to eat near by and everything needed for meal prep available in the kitchen as well. The owners are extremely friendly and easy to work with. I can't wait to come back and stay here for our next family trip!

  • Submitted: Mar 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Christina. We are delighted to hear you loved staying with us, please do come back soon.
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5

Great place to stay!

  • 5 of 5

We loved the house. The neighborhood was nice and quiet. I would definitely stay again!

  • Submitted: Feb 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your review Sarah. Please do keep us in mind for your next visit to the WDW area.
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5

Wonderful retreat with all the amenities!

  • 5 of 5

We spent a fantastic week at Herons' Flight! The kids were in the pool morning, noon, and night - they especially loved the color-changing pool lights for night swimming. They also loved the game room, and there is a playground in the community as well. The house is spacious, beautifully furnished, and was equipped with everything we needed. The kitchen and grill were perfect for preparing family meals to enjoy around the big patio table. Great location for day trips to Disney. Diane (the owner) is very responsive and helpful. Highly recommended!

  • Submitted: Feb 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for a super review Eve. People stay with us to be close to the theme parks but we know the house itself contributes a lot to a great holiday experience. We are glad to hear you all enjoyed your stay.
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5

Amazing!!!

  • 5 of 5

This property was everything you see in the photos and more. The owners are great to deal with and very accommodating of their guests' needs. We were traveling as a group of 10 (7 adults, 1 of which is wheelchair bound and 3 children). They had a ramp in place for the front for but to be honest, the house was more than handicap accessible without it. Wide halls and entry ways to accommodate a wheelchair. The driveway easily fits 2 minivans, one of which was a handicap van (so a little larger than your average sized minivan). The house is located with in maybe a 10 minute drive to the parks, not sure of the exact time but it was a relatively short drive!

The game room was utilized well by the kids (and even us adults at times). The strollers they had were great for the parks. We didn't even bring one for our preschooler which worked out great on the night we did a late night at the park. The kitchen is very well stocked! Literally has everything you could possibly need and more. Bedrooms are great sizes and the pool was AMAZING! I have already recommended this property to several people and will definitely be staying here again!

  • Submitted: Jan 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Lori. Thanks for a great review. We would love to have you stay with us again and will be more than happy to accommodate your relatives and friends when they want to visit the parks. Remember, in addition to Herons Flight we also have Dianes Disney Villa. A wonderful 4/3 home that is great for a smaller group.
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5

Excellent stay!!

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 8 stayed 10 days in Heron Flight and had a wonderful time!.

The house was everything we hoped it would be. All the beds were comfortable.

The house has been recently renovated and is lovely.

My grandchildren enjoyed the heated pool.

The house is located about 15 min from Disney World. We never had any problems with traffic going to the park.

A shopping center with a Publix is near-by and there are many restaurants too.

It was nice to get away from the hussle and bustle & crowds at the end of the day. A very peaceful place to stay.

  • Submitted: Jan 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Kathy. We know you and Mike are travel industry professionals so your endorsement means a lot to us. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed having a place of your own on this trip and appreciated coming home to relax after a busy day at the parks. You were great guests and we hope to hear from you when you are planning your next visit.
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Car: recommended

Home is located on a quiet cul de sac in the gated community of Sunset Lakes.

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Rates & Availability

Sunset Lakes House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Spring 2017
Feb 25 2017 - Apr 7 2017
4 night minimum stay
$199
From
$219
Thu,Fri,Sat
$1,393
 
 
Easter 2017
Apr 8 2017 - Apr 21 2017
6 night minimum stay
$235
From
$265
Thu,Fri,Sat
$1,645
 
 
April Fill-In Special
Apr 22 2017 - Apr 26 2017
5 night minimum stay
$850
Flat fee
 
 
Early Summer 2017
Apr 22 2017 - Jun 16 2017
4 night minimum stay
$189
From
$209
Thu,Fri,Sat
$1,323
 
 
Summer 2017
Jun 17 2017 - Sep 1 2017
4 night minimum stay
$199
From
$219
Thu,Fri,Sat
$1,393
 
 
Fall 2017
Sep 2 2017 - Nov 17 2017
4 night minimum stay
$189
From
$209
Thu,Fri,Sat
$1,323
 
 
Thanksgiving 2017
Nov 18 2017 - Nov 24 2017
6 night minimum stay
$209
From
$229
Thu,Fri,Sat
$1,463
 
 
Early Winter 2017
Nov 25 2017 - Dec 15 2017
4 night minimum stay
$179
From
$199
Thu,Fri,Sat
$1,253
 
 
Xmas 2017
Dec 16 2017 - Jan 5 2018
6 night minimum stay
$265
From
$295
Thu,Fri,Sat
$1,855
 
 
Easter 2018
Mar 24 2018 - Apr 6 2018
6 night minimum stay
$235
From
$295
Thu,Fri,Sat
$1,645
 
 
Xmas 2018
Dec 18 2018 - Jan 4 2019
6 night minimum stay
$265
From
$295
Thu,Fri,Sat
$1,855
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$199
From
$219
Thu,Fri,Sat
$1,393
 

Additional information about rental rates

BBQ Grill Option $49 + Tax
Accidental Damage $2,500 $59 + Tax
Pool Heat $18 per day $0
Cleaning $145 + Tax
Tax Rate 13.5%

1). Pool Heat is optional and is NOT included in the price quoted.
Pool heat is recommended during the winter months @ $20 per night, tax included.
2). BBQ grill is optional at a flat fee of $49 plus tax per rental and IS included in the price quoted.
This provides a clean grill at the start of your rental and at least 1 full tank of propane for use during your stay.
If you decline the BBQ option your total price will be reduced by $55 and this amount will be refunded if already paid.
3). Security Deposit is not required and accidental damage protection of up to $2,500 is included in the price quoted.
You do not need and should DECLINE the damage insurance offered by VRBO/HomeAway.
4). Payment Terms: 25% non-refundable deposit at the time of booking, balance due 45 days prior to arrival.
5). Prices are quoted in $US. Payment in £, €, $CAD by arrangement.
6). Prices quoted are net of a 5% discount that assumes payment of the balance when due will be made by eCheck.
This discount is added back to the price if the balance is paid by credit card.
Non US residents may contact the owner for details on how to make payment without triggering the charge back.
7). Rates and quotes are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.
8). Reservation for less than 7 nights may only be accepted if arrival or departure coincides with departure OR arrival date of an existing reservation AND reservation does not create a gap of <4 nights in our calendar.
9). Any reservation that would create a 2 or 3 night gap in our calendar may be declined. Please check calendar for availability

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
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