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Disney / Universal / Seaworld? 3 condos, all with lakeview, 2 w/poolview - 2 bed / 2 bath 3rd floor pool & lakeview (Condo M)

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,112 sq. ft.
Property type condo

Overview

Description

2 bed / 2 bath 3rd floor pool & lakeview (Condo M)

We beleive that our 3rd floor, two bedroom, Condo M is one of the best located units at Vista Cay. One of the few with both lake and poolview. Our guests says that staying in our condo is far better than staying in a hotel :

- 1112 sq feet/ 103 m2 floorplan, all the space you need

- Two bedrooms, two bathrooms

- Entire condo is Airconditioned

- Fully equipped kitchen with Stove, dishwasher, micro, coffee maker, fridge/freezer with water/ice, toaster, utensils, cooking pans etc.

- Washing machine and dryer

- Wireless Internet in the condo

- 42' HDTV in the living room, 32' in every bedroom. All with DVD players. Cable TV, lots of channels

- Elevators in the building

- Pool and lakeview balcony with chairs and table

- And right outside : The main pool area with a Jacuzzi, Large regular pool and kids pool. And the clubhouse with a 24/7 reception, game room, fitness center, tiki bar, internet computers, cinema

More Details

About the property

Vista Cay

Centrally in Orlando you find one of Orlando's newest luxury resort; Vista Cay. Located on Universal Blvd, less than a Mile from International Drive. Disney, Universal, Sea World, Airport, Shopping ? No more than 20 minutes to drive ! Convention at Orange County Convention Center ? OCCC is just 0.5 Mile away from Vista Cay

We have three great condo / apartments at Vista Cay. All located in the same building, directly by the main pool area and clubhouse. Our condos are located 3rd or top floor, all with lakeview. Two condos have also poolview. All our condos are fully furnished for a comfortable vacation.

Right outside our condos you have the main pool area and clubhouse. Pool area has a free to use Jacuzzi, large regular pool and kids pool. Heated during winter. The clubhouse has a 24/7 reception, fitness center, gift shop, tiki bar, game room, internet computers and cinema. For details, read below.

Located on the resort is a gigantic Publix supermarket and a Walgreens pharmacy. Also three restaurants : XXXXXX top rated NYPD Pizza, Asian and Subway restaurant.

International Drive, center of the tourist area, is located less than a mile from Vista Cay. There you have a lot of restaurants and attractions. At each end of I-Drive, you have the two gigantic Factory Outlets. Florida Mall and Mall at Millenia max 10 minutes by car.

Vista Cay is located practically between all the theme parks. 5-10 minutes northbound on Universal Blvd, you have Universal Studio and Wet'n Wild. Sea World and Aquatica, 5 minutes south of Vista Cay. All the Disney parks, are about 15 minutes away by car. Easy drive most on the highways.

Orlando is also in the middle of Florida, and day trips to the beach is no problem. Under one hour drive to the Atlantic coast, and about 1.5 hour to the Gulf coast.

So bottom line : We have three great condos, on a great resort, in the middle of everything.

More Details

Owner
Havard Valderhaug
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english, swedish, danish, norwegian
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 17, 2017

About Havard Valderhaug

We are the Valderhaug family from Molde, Norway in Europe. Dad Håvard works as an IT guy daytime. Hobbies are bicycling and cars, especially my -85 Corvette. Mom Berit works as a department manager at an appliance store. Hobbies are hiking, and heavy shopping while in US.

Together with our two girls Stine and Guro, we love to travel. Many vacations in the US, including a coast to coast drive. Our vacations now combines other parts of US with Orlando.

We bought our first condo together with some colleagues in 2007. In 2009, after realizing how well we enjoyed Vista Cay and Orlando, we bought our own condo. Now we have bought a 3rd condo in the same building, and has bought out the other owners.

Havard Valderhaug purchased this condo in 2007

Why Havard Valderhaug chose Orlando

We have three great condos, in the building closest to the main pool area and clubhouse. Our two bedroom Condo M is located 3rd floor, both pool and lakeview. Three bedroom Condo L is located top floor, corner unit, also both lake and poolview. Three bedroom Condo L2 is also located top floor, with lakeview. Our three condos is also popular for families travellig together.

Main pool area has a large regular pool, jacuzzi, and kids pool. All for free use. Clubhouse has a 24/7 reception, fitness center, gift shop, tiki bar, game room, cinema, toilets and showers.

You also have a gigantic Publix supermarket on the resort. And a XXXXXX top rated NYPD Pizza restaurant, Asian and Subway restaurant.

Vista Cay is located on Universal Blvd, just off International Drive. I-Drive is considered as the tourist centre in Orlando, with a wide variety of restaurants, bars and attractions.

Vista Cay is located in the middle between all theme parks. For Universal and Wet'n Wild : Exit Vista Cay, take left, drive for 5-10 minutes. Sea World and Aquatica also about 5 minutes drive. The Disney parks, 15 minutes. The Airport, 15 minutes.

The two large outlets at each side of I-Drive, about 10 minutes drive. As is Florida Mall, while Mall at Millenium are about 15 minutes.

What makes this condo unique

Ideal for families travelling together : Three great condos in the same building. Compared to renting a larger house : Stay close with your friends, while you have the privacy of your own condo.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Hello Havard,



We had a great stay at your Vista Cay appartment. We will definately return!



Pro's:

- superb location for themeparks + international drive action

- very calm location, not too crowded at all, no noise from other people, you feel very secure

- nice appartment, clean furniture, great beds

- good airco system, great kitchen facilities

- good service from front desk

- wallgreens supermarket on the way in (and a Publix nearby)

- club house was amazing (awesome theatre room, cool arcade with lots of classics, pool table, clean fresh pool)

- good contact with owner (quick response to all questions/emails)



Con's:

- TV and PS3 are connected by standard cable. Please buy a HDMI cable (costs max 10 USD) and you will get a lot better graphics (Owner comment : Will be fixed)

- gardeners can make quite a bit of noise during their cleanup



Overall:

I can recommend this place for couples, friends, families. This place is better then a hotel, way more private.

Price quality = A+++ !



Regards,



Alec
Sep 2010
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Notes

- Please ask for less than 5 nights reservations. We might decline shorter rentals if it splits a longer, vacant period.
- For longer stays, please ask for an offer
- Please add 12,5 % local tax on the nightly rate. No tax of departure clean / booking fee
- Delayed checkout possible available free of charge - Please ask
- No resort fee, free parking, no credit card fee !


Amenities

Orlando Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo (terraced)
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1112 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Max. adults: 7
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Please ask for less than 5 nights reservations. We might decline shorter rentals if it splits a longer, vacant period.
  • Please Read and Agree to terms and Conditions of Rental Agreement
  • Holding Deposit of $250 will be held by Owner.
Location Type:
  • Resort
  • Town
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Holiday Resort
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Elevator ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Free Local Calls
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking ...
  • Safe
  • Sofa Bed
  • Sunbed
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , King size bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , Queen size and twin bed
    Living room - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Double sofabed
  • The master bedroom have a large King size bed (6'6' / 198 cm), and it's own private bath with a toilet and shower. Our second bedroom are very large, 14'4' x 11'. So here we have both a queen size (5' / 152 cm) and a twin bed (3'3' / 99 cm). This bed combination takes only 46 % of the room, leaving plenty of space to walk / leave suitcases etc. Also our 2nd bedroom has it's own private bathroom with a toilet, bathtub with shower.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck Furniture
  • Gated Community
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Groups
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Singles
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Spa Whirlpool
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Housekeeping
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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2 bed / 2 bath 3rd floor pool & lakeview (Condo M)
average rating of 4.9102564 based on 79 reviews
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Great location and resort

  • 4 of 5

The resort was beautiful! We arrived before check in and were slightly disappointed to hear that the only available food at the pool bar was pizza or hot dogs. Nonetheless we enjoyed a drink and waited.

The condo itself was very nice and clean. Didn’t quite have the “at home” feel that I was hoping for though. Those added touches like extra bath towels or blankets....personal touch decor, etc. those things make a huge difference.

I would definitely use this site and location again for the location and cleanliness.

Tip - Go to Publix first and get things like coffee, creamer and sugar...;-)

  • Submitted: Nov 17, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Clean,great location what a holiday should be like.

  • 5 of 5

Weve been here for 8 years now its always clean staff are always helpful and the location is great.

  • Submitted: Nov 10, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
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5

We love everything about this apartment, the location is perfect and the resort is lovely

  • 5 of 5

This is our 2nd visit to this apartment but our 5th visit to Vista Cay and we will return again, the apartment is perfect for our family and we love being close to the pool, from start to finish arranging the holiday was easy with no problems at all, we look forward to our next visit.

  • Submitted: Oct 29, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
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5

Beautiful condo

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely stay at this condo. Very spacious and clean and has everything you would need. Havard was really helpful and always replied to my emails promptly. We would definitely stay here again if we are lucky enough to come back to Orlando!

  • Submitted: Sep 29, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
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5

Awesome

  • 5 of 5

Can't wait to stay aggain

  • Submitted: Sep 20, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
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Awesome

  • 5 of 5

Havard was great to getting back to you and very understanding!

  • Submitted: Sep 14, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
14 Miles
Orlando International Airport
Nearest Barpub
30 Metres
Tiki bar at the pool area
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Shingle Rosen Creek
Nearest Train
10 Miles
Amtrak Orlando
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
SR 528
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
NYPD Pizza / East Palace / Subway
Nearest Beach
60 Miles
Cocoa Beach
Car: not necessary

Our condos are all located in the same building, directly by the main pool area and clubhouse at Vista Cay. Main pool area has a large regular pool, jacuzzi, and kids pool. All for free use. Clubhouse has a 24/7 reception, fitness center, gift shop, tiki bar, game room, cinema, toilets and showers.

You also have a gigantic Publix supermarket on the resort. And a XXXXX top rated NYPD Pizza restaurant, Asian and Subway restaurant.

Vista Cay is located on Universal Blvd, just off International Drive. I-Drive is considered as the tourist centre in Orlando, with a wide variety of restaurants, bars and attractions.

Vista Cay is located in the middle between all theme parks. For Universal and Wet'n Wild : Exit Vista Cay, take left, drive for 5-10 minutes. Sea World and Aquatica also about 5 minutes drive. The Disney parks, 15 minutes. The Airport, 15 minutes.

The two large outlets at each side of I-Drive, about 10 minutes drive. As is Florida Mall, while Mall at Millenium are about 15 minutes.

Closest beaches are the Atlantic coast, about 1 hour drive. The gulf coast beaches about 1,5 hour. Miami about 4 hours, Key West 6 hours drive.

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