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Bedrooms 3
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Villa in Highlands Reserve, Davenport, Florida, USA - Fantastic location with unrivalled views

Our well appointed 3 bedroom villa truly offers a home from home experience with added luxury. Our covered pool deck backs on to the 10th fairway offering unrivalled views of the golf course and affording a fantastic, peaceful holiday location in a spacious modern well kept property. The house has wifi and cable TV in every room. The property is ideally located away from the busy 192 Highway but close to all the attractions which are only 15 minutes away by car.

Susan ODonnell
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
December 8, 2017

About Susan ODonnell

We are a scottish family who have owned the property for 10 years. When looking for a villa to buy we had a long list - on a golf course, property not overlooked, simple yet large open plan area, large bedrooms and peaceful location. We did not think we would find a home but did - 1031 Troon Circle.

We have spent time on each of our visits making the villa ours - you will find it very modern and contemporary with lots of candles and simple iron wall art. (not to mention family paintings from our young son).

We have been very fortunate in many of our guests have repeated their bookings on more than one occasion and on this basis, we feel really happy that our villa meets many high expectations for the much needed family


We reinvest in our home every year making sure the furnishings are modern, the decor is up to date, clean and of a high standard.....

We respond to all feedback in our aim to keep our home fresh and very much in tune with guests changing needs. Your comfort, safety and enjoyment are hugely important to us as is the need to make sure you can relax in the vacation capital of the world!

Have fun guys....

Susan Eric and Calum.

Why Susan ODonnell chose Highlands Reserve

We bought the villa 10 years ago and the real attraction for this estate was the fact it is a great mix of people who live their permanently and holiday homes and has a fantastic golf course on site. The mix is great and we are fortunate to have the golf professional a few doors down as well as a Sherriff!

Highlands Reserve is about 15mins from Disney and around 25 mins from Universal on the right side of town! The trip to either can be made without any contact with the 192 and makes for a pleasant and simple journey.

Heading south, Clearwater is about 75 mins away again on a direct routing to I4.

What makes this bungalow unique

Peaceful area away from the rush, golf, near to all the tourist attractions which are close to hand. Some great little secrets like Revolution Lake!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Took our time booking a villa and lived the nice decor and great support Susan provided to the endless questions we had...

Great choice for us and we loved every minute. The house was spotless and the photos on the website do not really do it justice! Lovely features and touches throughout making this a relaxing brilliant holiday....

Highlights? View, pool, modern decor and simple approach to booking and support provided amazing!

Def up for booking again....when we are able to afford the parks that is!
Aug 2015
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Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Orlando MCO
Nearest Beach
80 Miles
Coco or Smyrna
Car: necessary

Special interest holidays:

Having played many courses in and around Orlando Highland Reserve rates high on my list because of the interesting layout, trees, no water hazards and hilly terrain. This cost effective course is friendly and accessible.

Highland Reserve is a great location for running/jogging with the golf course not off bounds out with peak periods. This together with the quiet streets and large sidewalks and trails allow for very pleasant running conditions.


Highlands Reserve is around 30 mins from Orlando. International Airport, 50 mins from Sandford and a mere 15 mins from Disney World.

NOTE we are no longer able to accept online payments via Owners Direct. Payments can be made by a trusted site used for many years with full customer satisfaction,


Highlands Reserve Bungalow Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • bungalow
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower , bidet
  • En suite bathroom to bedroom 1 with bath, double shower and WC. Bathroom with bath, shower and WC.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 baby crib
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 is the Master suite with queen size bed. Bedroom 2 has double bed. Bedroom 3 has twin beds.
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
  • cinemas
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes on accommodation: The property is fully air conditioned and being on one level is ideal for children and offers full disabled access. Outside: Our pool is large (approximately 12m in length) and is 3 feet to 5 feet deep. The pool deck also has a lanai offering cool air and shelter from the Florida sun. Highland Reserve also has a community pool (25m) and tennis courts as well as childrens play area - all located around 100m from the front door. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: All towels and linen are included. Other: Our pool deck offers peace and tranquillity with uninterrupted views of the golf course. Constant sun with our covered lanai providing that much needed shade!


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Stunning Private Pool/Golf Course View - Cancellation for July 17 -AVAILABLE NOW
average rating of 4.95 based on 24 reviews

Great Villa

  • 5 of 5

Villa is ideally situated on Highlands Reserve Golf Course within easy walking distance to Publix, Applebees and other local amenities. The villas location is quiet and peaceful, and we found the villa to be very clean and well equipped.

The owners were extremely helpful and quick to respond to any queries, I would have no hesitation in recommending to friends and hope to visit again soon.

  • Submitted: Nov 17, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for this fantastic feedback. We are delighted you enjoyed our home and would be delighted to have you back in the future! Kind regards. Susan
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Great home, great location.

  • 4 of 5

Had a great time. Villa was spotless and is ideal for a small family. We all enjoyed the pool, especially our granddaughter. It was nice being able to walk to shops and restaurants.

  • Submitted: Oct 15, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Brilliant holiday villa

  • 5 of 5

Clean and spacious and suited our needs for our two week stay. Lovely quiet community with a Publix, Applebee's and IHOP less than a 5 minute drive away. Drive to Disney took around 20 - 30 minutes (on a good day - the I4 is always busy!) and Universal about 40 minutes. Would recommend this villa to family and friends and I would also consider booking again when we return in a few years time.

  • Submitted: Apr 25, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Lovely Villa- great location

  • 5 of 5

Fully equipped villa in a great location. The villa was very homely, the pool area was great. Excellent location for the parks and shopping. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay and will definitely return to this villa. I would recommend this to anyone.

  • Submitted: Jan 1, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you had fun at the most magical time of year! Do not hesitate to get in touch when you plan to return....we are fortunate in that most of our guests have stayed with us more than once or even two or three times! Thanks again..
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1031 Troon Circle, Highlands Reserve

  • 5 of 5

The villa was absolutely lovely. Very tastefully decorated in every room and fully appointed with everything we could need. Everything was spotlessly clean and well maintained, and the pool was warm and welcoming. The owners were fantastic throughout the process and I would have no hesitation in recommending the villa to anyone.

  • Submitted: Nov 21, 2016
  • Stayed: November 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your review and delighted you had a great time. Florida is a special place and it sounds like we have another happy customer. Kind regards Susan
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Perfect for us!

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic house and location. We've been to Orlando a few times with extended family and booked a villa as part of a package through BA. This time, there was only myself and grown up kids visiting for my daughter's 21st. I had some minor worries about how we'd manage on out own but we needn't have worried!

I was delighted to be able to book Susan and Eric's home in Highlands Reserve. Susan gave us some tips on travel and we opted to fly Edinburgh to Newark then down to Orlando. Great call as we cleared customs in Newark which allowed us hit the road quickly on arrival in Orlando. The added bonus of booking this way was that we also had the villa entry code already so no stopping off at the rental office on the way. I far preferred this as it was all so much less stressful that the way we'd done it before.

I'd never driven in the States either! Susan and Eric's booking letter have directions but I played it safe, plugged the address into the sat nav and off we went. It's an easy drive from the airport, In fact, it's an easy drive to all the parks (Universal is a little further away) and Celebration. Highlands Reserve itself is a beautiful estate. Previous places we've stayed look very much like short term rental only - this one looks more cared for and lived in with some well established gardens and felt very safe.

The villa is comfortable, tastefully furnished and felt like home. The bedrooms are good sized, beautifully decorated (I particularly liked that they weren't themed!) and the beds were so comfy. Each room has a television for those evenings when you're just too tired to do much more than chill. The pool area is just stunning. It looks onto the golf course through the trees and we loved starting our day with breakfast by the pool. I'm still missing that actually. And after a long day in the parks we sometimes cooked in the great kitchen, sometimes ate out but always ended the day sitting outside with drinks. We appreciated things like the blender (clean eating daughter!), the hairdryer and the docking station which we made a lot of use of during our stay. The pool guy and the maintenance guy both popped in whilst we were there and were polite and friendly.

I felt very at home in this villa. The neighbourhood was lovely and felt safe and friendly. There is a Publix, Walmart and CVS within a few minutes drive and the drive to the parks was easy. All in all, perfect! Can't wait for next time!

  • Submitted: Sep 28, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was an absolute pleasure to be able to help and for such a special holiday! Glad you all had fun!!!
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
To secure booking we require a deposit of £250 with the balance due 6 weeks prior to departure.

Changeover Day:
Arrival time is 4pm.
Departure time is 10am. Late checkout can be arranged in advance and is subject to acceptable turnaround between guests.

Notes on prices:
Prices are for the property per week in UK Pounds (other rates can be quoted). Local tax at the rate of 11% and pool heat is inclusive in the above rates.

NOTE discounts are offered at 10% for the months of May, June and September

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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