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10 Miles to Disney!! Private Pool! Gated Community!

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Bedrooms 4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 6 nights

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Highgate Park House Rental Photos and Description

House, 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, sleeps 12

Welcome to our home located in Highgate Park at Legacy Park, Davenport, Florida. Highgate Park is a GATED community located in a quiet, private area off Highway 27 yet close to everything you will require.

The home itself is a four bedroom, three bathroom home newly furnished, NEW CERAMIC FLOORING, ALL NEW CARPETING IN BEDROOMS, NEW Granite Counters in Kitchen and decorated and ready for our guests to enjoy. There is an easy flow to one story home from the entranceway through the living/dining room, to the kitchen and eating area, to the family room and finally the extended deck area with large pool and spa.

The main living/dining room is outfitted with new comfy couches and a formal dining table which seats six. Three large windows provide plenty of natural light. The kitchen is fully equipped with all you will need to prepare any and all meals from a snack to a full course buffet. All new large and small appliances are there for your convenience. The eating area of the kitchen has a NEW table for SIX and a new chandelier and a closet full of board games for the kid at heart.

The family room is large and overlooks the covered lanai and pool area. A large flat screen TV with a DVD player with 49 movies for the entire family and a Playstation with 19 game choices and dual controls will help keep all ages entertained. The screened in pool and spa area has an extended pool deck and a child safety fence to keep the little ones safe. A new gas grill with all utensils, new patio set and loungers with all new cushions make your outdoor relaxing complete.

At the end of a long day of enjoying all that the area has to offer you will have four great bedrooms to recharge in. The Master has a King bed with a NEW Mattress and large bath with double sinks, garden tub, water closet and large walk-in shower. Patio doors in the Master lead to the covered lanai and pool area. A walk-in closet has plenty of room for the storage of clothes and luggage. The second master is equipped with a Queen bed, private bath and large closet. Two other twin bedrooms, both with large closets share a third full bathroom all decorated in Disney theme. The separate laundry room houses a full size washer & dryer for a quick and easy laundry day plus an iron & ironing board for those quick touch-ups.

Shopping, restaurants, Disney, golf and other sought after attractions area a short and easy drive. A truly comfortable home to return to at the end of your day.

Area Info

Highgate Park is the envy of most communities in the area and actually backs onto a protected conservation area. We are situated only 10 miles from the Gates of Disney and yet are far enough away to enjoy peaceful evenings relaxing in your own newly resurfaced pool or walks around the neighborhood. The easy road system allows you to reach nearby supermarkets 1 mile away (some 24/7), restaurants, post office, banks, chemists (drugstores), gas stations (petrol), and a library within minutes. There is a terrific children's playground and tennis court within the gated community.

All newly added amenities this year including TV's in all bedrooms, 6 ceiling fans, loaded with extra beach and bath towels, cupboards full of dishware and silverware/utensils for cooking, coolers, pool floats, stereo with DVD player, coolers and a beach blanket and all the comforts of my guests have all said this is not your typical's more like a home away from home!

More Details
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm

Linda Carnevali
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
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Calendar last updated:
October 25, 2016
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About Linda Carnevali

My husband and I have been Realtors for a combined 43 years...we know what to look for in a property and truly found the perfect place four our vacations as well as our guests.

We take guest satisfaction very seriously that is why we improve this property every time we stay. We treat this house as our second home that s why you will find more "comforts of home" here than you would anywhere else.

I am one of those people that before I unpack my bags or bring them up to a room in a hotel I need to approve the hotel room first...sometimes it takes many trips to find the room I will feel comfortable in so rest assured this house is just like home...clean, bright and in perfect condition.

I know what it means to have great service and great amenities and feel I provide both to my guests.

Linda Carnevali purchased this house in 2012

Why Linda Carnevali chose Davenport

We have vacationed in Disney area since 1994 and felt it was time to own a piece of the MAGIC! we looked at over 782 homes online, viewed 50 in person and bought this had everything I knew I could make into the perfect vacation spot! We just updated again with all new amenities, new air conditioning, freshly painted and all new ceramic flooring and carpeting!

What makes this house unique

Only 10 miles to Disney with no traffic was a huge plus for us, all new features including furnishings and flooring, gated community, private pool area surrounded by privacy hedges all around makes for the perfect vacation destination.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had the pleasure of staying at this house in Orlando in March. The location was perfect for us to go to Disney World and it was great to be able to actually stay in a house and not a hotel. From the minute we stepped in the door, it was so warm and welcoming. We loved the Disney decorated bathroom! The pool was terrific for us to unwind after walking all day at Disney. We always like to stay in houses when we travel because we don't like to eat every meal out and like to have more space to relax if we choose to do so. We have stayed at several houses and dealt with different owners and I have to say that I typically don't write reviews like this one but dealing with these owners was such a pleasant experience and they made us feel more like invited house guests to their home than "renters." We are already looking forward to going back either later this year or next year and taking our grandchildren with us this time! Thanks for adding to our great time at Disney! We will definitely recommend this place to our friends.

Mar 2012
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based on 52 traveler reviews

10 Miles to Disney!! Private Pool! Gated Community!
average rating of 4.980769 based on 54 reviews

Best Vacation!

  • 5 of 5

What a beautiful, clean home! Our family spent a week at this great property. We visited Disney World several days, but also spend some time at the house enjoying the pool. We were able to enjoy the warm air one evening and play a board game together on the patio. Everything we needed was available for our use. It was nice to feel safe in the gated community, also. Thanks for helping us have a wonderful family vacation!

  • Submitted: Oct 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Robyn thank you for the 5 star means so much to me! We wanted to make sure all of our guests had everything they need for all of their family and their entire stay. We always tell our guests who have not been there we have more amenities then they could imagine! Linda
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Definitely recommended

  • 5 of 5

A lovely property which is beautifully kept. It is close to all the Disney parks (20 minutes) and as these were the key reason for our visit it made a great base. Communication with Linda was very easy, with quick responses to every question - both before and during our stay.

The kids loved having a pool to jump in after a long day at the parks and the swimming pool area is a nice place to sit in the late evening to simply relax after being on your feet for hours.

We love eating out and would recommend the Guru Indian restaurant (Clermont), Olive Garden (on the 192) and Vivo (City Walk, Universal) as great for a wide range of choice and superb service. There were others but these were our top 3.

Would definitely look to stay here if we head to Florida again, perfect for our family of 4 but could comfortably accommodate more.

  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Robin thank you for all the great comments. We are here in our Florida house now enjoying the pool as much nicer than staying at a hotel where the pool closes down before you get back from the parks...we love it here! There are so many great restaurants all around are home and they keep adding more. If you like Mexican food try Chuy's right down the street...awesome! I look forward to having you back for your next vacation. Linda
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Mt Pleasant,Pa.

Beautiful, Well-maintained,, Close to Attractions

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for 10 days over the New Years Holiday and were very impressed with the house. It is very spacious, well maintained, clean and had everything that we needed to either dine in or take advantage of the restaurants that were only a short drive away. Very close to all the parks and recreation areas. It is in a lovely, quiet gated community. It has a good sized, heated pool that we didn't get to use much due to the rainy weather. There is plenty of outdoor space to sit and relax. (never tired of this!). Loads of outdoor pool, beach stuff in the garage to borrow and helping to make this house extremely homely and comfortable. Having stayed in many homes etc over the years this is one of the best. We would definitely recommend. Linda is very pleasant to work with. PS. Sorry Linda for the delayed review, thought I did it when we came back. Better late than never.

T. Lindsay

Mt. Pleasant, Pa.

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Tom we are so glad you had a great time at our home. We just remodeled the outdoor space with a new table and chairs, refinished the entire pool deck, pool and spa and purchased some new furniture inside as well. We love the outside space as much as the inside so I continue to improve on both. We look forward to your next stay! Linda
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Clean, quite neighborhood, and all the comforts of home.

  • 5 of 5

Linda's home was exactly as the photos depicted. The house was well maintained, clean, and had everything we needed during our family vacation.

My family had a wonderful vacation and felt as though we were home away from home.

Thank you Linda for allowing us to utilize your home and should we plan another return vacation to the Orlando area, we would definitely work our vacation around the availability of your home.

Once again thank you for everything it was a pleasurable experience from start to finish and well worth every penny.

R. Martin - Texas

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Rudy thank you so much for letting me know you felt right at home as that is what I strive for each time I am there I try to add elements of my own home that are all comfort features and amenities I feel everyone would want and need. I look forward to having your family back again!! Linda
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Everything you would want or need while vacationin

  • 5 of 5

When we arrived, the house was better than we expected with the furnishings and the personal touches that it had. The beds were all comfortable, which was great after a day at Disney. The pool was great to relax in and play. We had our younger grandkids there also and Linda made sure the safety fence was up around the pool when we arrived. Also, the pool had bushes all around it for privacy. Linda and the property manager were prompt to answer any questions that we had. There was a Publix grocery store within a mile of the house, also many restaurants nearby. We went to Chuy's, a Mexican restaurant and on Mondays and Friday they have a clown that makes balloon figurines that were awesome. The kids loved it and what he made for them.

The only bad thing is, we had to leave after ten days, the house had everything you could think of or need to make your stay just like home. When we go back to Disney, that's where we will stay and tell our friends about it.

  • Submitted: Jun 15, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Ed thank you so much for the kind words...we strive to make all of our guests experience one of "unexpected Extras" so I am so happy you appreciated all of the little touches. We will be thrilled to have your family stay again for your next trip and we also love our location! Linda
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Even Nicer than the listing implies...

  • 5 of 5

Upon arriving, I knew I had made a great choice in staying at Linda's property. Communication with Linda and her agent was excellent and we were well prepared to stay. The house is impeccable, well cared for and well appointed. I was happy to share the house with a co-worker's family and a friend. The focal point of the house is the beautiful pool and spa. The screened in back porch and pool are where you will want to spend your lounging time. The heated pool was always just right in temperature and was not overwhelmed with chemicals, very comfortable. Everyone ended and sometimes started their day with a swim or lounge in the spa. The pool is nicely private due to the bushes surrounding the outside of the enclosure. Inside, the rooms and beds were comfy with plenty of linens and towels galore. The bathrooms are clean and very modern, especially the large master bathroom shower. TVs are aplenty, but with so much to do and a great pool, they rarely got used. A lot of thought has been put into making our stay very comfortable, from the little things they have thought of to the well furnished house. The community is gated and very secure with Publix and drug stores very close. I will be back next year and will be looking forward to it. Thanks Linda

  • Submitted: Apr 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Jim it is our happy place for sure! We also love our private pool area and you are so right even though we have TV's everywhere we hardly ever use them because we are also in the pool all day long! I made sure that every imaginable amenity is in our home for us and for our guests. Thanks so much for becoming part of my "returning guest club" I look forward to having you back next year! Linda
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Car: necessary

This property is located in a gated community only 10 miles to Disney! Convenient to all restaurants, golf courses, Universal Studios, Sea World, Legoland, Grocery stores, Pharmacys, major shopping plazas/outlets within 15 minutes. 30 minutes to the Airport, easy access to 27, 192 and 4.


Rates & Availability

Highgate Park House Rental Rates

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Aug 3 2015 - Jan 1 2017
6 night minimum stay
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6 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Pool Heat $150 + Tax
booking fee $31 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $250
Tax Rate 12.0%

FREE Gas Grill
FREE Phones

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Highgate Park House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Resort
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Baby Gate
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Local Calls
  • Free Long Distance
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single
  • 2 additional beds, Queen Sofa Bed and a brand new Full Size Air Mattress
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library ...
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Game Console
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gated Community
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Porch Furniture
  • Raft
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis
  • Tennis Court
  • Water Sports Gear
  • Yard
  • 8 garden chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
  • Spa Whirlpool
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
2 Pack and Play's and a High Chair provided FREE along with a FREE Gas Grill

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