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Luxurious 5 bed/3.5 bath villa, south facing pool & spa, games room, XBox, PS2

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Space 2,500 m²
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Very spacious executive home, sleeps 10, air-conditioned, pool & spa & lots more

SNOWBIRD OFFERS NOW AVAILABLE - PLEASE ENQUIRE FOR PRICING. Welcome to Hidden Spring Villa, our luxurious executive 5 bed/3.5 bath house located in a tranquil haven within minutes of Disney World and all the other attractions Orlando has to offer. It is situated on a wonderful vacation resort - Glenbrook - which has its own clubhouse with air-conditioned gym, large resort pool, tennis court, volleyball court, children's play area, snooker, air hockey, computer with free Internet access and a huge TV in the lounge area. The house itself is very spacious & sleeps 10 people comfortably. It has its own private large screened south-facing swimming pool with adjoining in-ground spa, with safety fencing and outside lighting so you can enjoy this area after sunset. There are flatscreen TVs & DVD players (some Blueray) in the family room & all bedrooms, a music centre in the formal lounge, a PS 2 and an XBox as well as a Kidz Den which has its own: foosball table, table tennis table, lovely squishy sofas, huge 53' TV, PS2, books, puzzles, games compendium and cards. Fully air-conditioned throughout. Free broadband. All prices are quoted in GBP: if you wish to pay in US$, please ask for a quote.


Owner
Gill Tautz
Member since: 2010
Speaks english
Response time
Within a few hours
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
18 December, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had a great holiday in Florida and staying in this house was a big part of it. The facilities and comfort of the house is top rate. The location is great and the whole experince was excellent from booking the house to leaving key on the departure day. The kids loved the table tennis table, table football and of course the pool! Would use again and have recommended the house to friends. DI, Essex
Aug 2009
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Map

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Orlando International Airport
Nearest Restaurant
0.75 Miles
Chillis
Nearest Beach
55 Miles
Gulf Coast or Atlantic Coast
Car: recommended

The Glenbrook Vacation Resort lies just north of Route 192 on Highway 27, and is only 7 miles/10 minutes drive from the Disney World Theme Parks, 20 minutes from SeaWorld and 25 minutes from the Universal resort and the heart of the International Drive area. Busch Gardens in Tampa and the superb white-sand beaches of the Gulf and Atlantic coasts can be reached in under an hour. There is a large WalMart less than a mile away, and a Publix supermarket just over 500 yards away. There are a handful of shops and restaurants within walking distance, with many more just 5-10 minutes away. The shopping malls and Premium Outlets are just 20 minutes away

Golf: Glenbrook lies within 30 minutes of 30 PGA Championship golf courses, so it's a haven for golfers of all ages.

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house rental in Glenbrook Resort, Florida

Property Type:
  • house (detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2500 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Resort
Theme:
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • soap
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Filtered Water
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Security System
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • 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 ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure , jacuzzi , 2 sinks, hairdryer
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath with shower , Sink, WC, hairdryer
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure , Sink
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , Sink, pool towels storage basket
  • Bathroom 1 - en suite to master bedroom, jacuzzi whirlpool bath, separate shower, 2 sinks, hair dryer Bathroom 2 - en suite to second master bedroom, bath and shower, hair dryer Bathroom 3 - family bathroom, large shower enclosure Bathroom 4 - separate WC - easy access from pool area
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 extra lg. double bed , 1 cot
    Bedroom 3 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 4 - 2 single bed
    Bedroom 5 - 2 single bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 extra lg. double bed
  • Bedroom 1: Luxury Sealy gel topped 6 ft King size bed, large walk-in closet, lots of drawer space, bedside lamps, flat screen TV, blue ray DVD player, ceiling fan, telephone, answerphone. Large en-suite bathroom with Jacuzzi Whirlpool bath, separate shower, 2 sinks, hair dryer, WC. Bedroom 2: 6 foot King size bed, large walk-in closet, lots of drawer space, bedside lamps, flat screen TV, DVD, ceiling fan. Large en-suite bathroom with bath and shower, WC, sink, hair dryer. Bedroom 3: 5 foot Queen size bed, large walk-closet, lots of drawer space, bedside lamps, TV, DVD, ceiling fan Bedroom 4: 2 single beds, large walk-in closet, lots of drawer space, bedside lamp, TV, DVD, X Box, ceiling fan Bedroom 5: 2 single beds, large walk-in closet, lots of drawer space, bedside lamp, TV, DVD, ceiling fan. Cot/crib - can be placed in any bedroom except bedroom 3
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • books - fiction/non-fiction
  • books - kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Table Football
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • games - kids
  • Music Library
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • video player
  • Video Game Console
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Beach Towels
  • Lawn / Garden
  • patio
  • Veranda / Loggia ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Tennis Court
Suitability:
  • long term rentals available
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
  • Spa Whirlpool
  • Whirlpool
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • live theatre
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • jet skiing
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Notes:
Free wireless broadband internet and free US calls

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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average rating of 4.8846154 based on 31 reviews
5

Everything we needed and more !!

  • 5 of 5

The villa is really well equipped and had everything we needed.

The information pack Gill provided was very useful to have in advance, and we quickly got used to the entry system and alarm panel.

The villa was spotless when we arrived, towels out ready, beds made up etc.

We had 2 cars between us, and they could both fit on the drive without any issues.

The huge washing machine and tumble driver in the utility room were used on a daily basis (and they're more effective than my own machines in the UK!).

The dishwasher saved a lot of time too, and the kitchen was well stocked with glasses, crockery, cutlery and utensils.

There was plenty of room outside around the pool area, and the additional pool towels were a great touch.

The 'shortcut' to Disney saved a lot of time.

The Wi-Fi was a little 'hit and miss' on occasion, but that was the only issue we had.

The villa was very well maintained, everything worked, and any questions we had were answered promptly.

I would happily recommend the villa to a friend or family member.

  • Review Submitted: 03/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

A quality home, very enjoyable

  • 5 of 5

Great house, we loved the quality of the home how spacious and comfortable it is ,and its location. Pool is excellent and it just ticks all the boxes.

  • Review Submitted: 28/07/2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

The house is very nice! Every thing you need is there!

  • 5 of 5

This home was amazing! Gill was fabulous to work with! I would recommend this house to everyone! I love the decor, it is so close to everything! I love the towels for the pool and all the amenities! Thanks Gill for everything!

  • Review Submitted: 03/07/2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic holiday in this beautiful villa

  • 5 of 5

We have recently returned from a 2 week holiday at Hidden Springs Villa.

It is a beautiful house, furnished to a very high standard and spotlessly clean. All of the the rooms are extremely spacious and well laid out, has new flooring throughout and is very well equipped with lots of thoughtful extras.

The pool and spa area were especially welcome after a long, hot day at the parks.

Glenbrook is a very well kept community with plenty of shops and restaurants all within a short distance. Walmart is literally on the corner for any supplies you may (or may not) need. It also has a small clubhouse where you can go to use their printers for online check-in etc.

We have stopped at many villas over the years in Florida and we can honestly say that for quality and value for money it is one of the best and we highly recommend it to anybody lucky enough to be visiting Florida.

Gill the owner was a delight to deal with always responding to any queries in a very timely manner, I shall miss our almost weekly emails, I'm sure she will not lol

  • Review Submitted: 12/06/2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nice Home but Very Uncomfortable Air-Conditioning and Cold-Hot Tub

  • 3 of 5

The home was very nice, clean and in a great location. I was very pleased with the condition and layout of the house itself and my kids loved the game room. Unfortunately I had 3 concerns that really bothered me. 1. You are not allowed to regulate the temperature of the air conditioning in the home. You must email, call or text someone who will adjust the air by remote control. Since the temperatures fluctuated greatly on my trip (from temps in the 40s to the high 70s) we were either freezing cold or too hot for the majority of the time we were in the house. 2. We paid to heat the whirlpool spa and pool and both remained freezing cold the entire week. 3. You are provided with EXACTLY on roll of toilet paper for each bathroom and no dishwashing liquid or cleaning supplies ( not even a sample size). None of these are huge issues by itself, but when put together it made for a very uncomfortable experience and we will look for a different house the next time we visit Florida.

  • Review Submitted: 25/11/2016
  • Date of Stay: November 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to write us a review - we are always keen to receive feedback, be it positive or negative. We would not be able to improve what we offer otherwise. With regard to the AC, as discussed during your stay, the original AC system was so complicated that every time someone tried to adjust it, the whole system would simply jam up and be stuck for days. We were aware of another villa owner with the same system whose whole AC unit froze solid as a result. We have had this system in place for a good few years now, and it has been very well received. However, we do take on board you experienced large temperature fluctuations with the weather. The pool & spa were serviced and checked by an engineer who could find no reason why the pool was cold during your stay. He informed us that if the pool blanket is left off during a cold night, the water temperature can drop as much as 15 degrees , and the heater would struggle to bring it back up to temperature the next day. We were shocked to hear about the lack of supplies on your arrival - each bathroom should have a full toilet roll and soap, and there should be a couple of dishwasher tablets left under the sink, with cloths in one of the kitchen drawers. We have spoken to our management company to ensure this does not happen again.
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5

Fantastic Villa!

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic Villa, best we have stayed in Florida!! perfect for families and large groups. Well kept, clean with great facilities. The kids loved the pool every day after the parks, TV's in every room kept them entertained at night. Bedrooms are all huge and plenty of storage space, more than enough bathrooms. Games room is a great addition, however the kids loved the pool so much it never got used after the first night. Location is spot on for all the main parks including Universal, Seaworld. Close enough to shops and restaurants. Would definitely stay here again and will be recommending to family and friends. Very reasonably priced for the size and facilities.

  • Review Submitted: 07/11/2016
  • Date of Stay: October 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to write a wonderful review for us; it would be our pleasure to have you back as our guests, and all recommendations to family and friends is very much appreciated.
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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday house in Glenbrook Resort, Florida

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Christmas 2017
16 Dec 2017 - 2 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
AU$1,569
 
 
Winter 2018
3 Jan 2018 - 23 Mar 2018
5 night minimum stay
AU$1,211
 
 
Easter 2018
24 Mar 2018 - 14 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
AU$1,551
 
 
Spring 2018
15 Apr 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
AU$1,220
 
 
Summer 2018
1 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
AU$1,569
 
 
Autumn/Fall 2016
1 Sep 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
5 night minimum stay
AU$1,220
 
 
Xmas/New Year 2018
22 Dec 2018 - 2 Jan 2019
7 night minimum stay
AU$1,569
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit AU$348.59

* All major currencies accepted through credit/debit card
* UK sterling & US dollar cheques also accepted
* A refundable security deposit of £200 is payable
* Pool/spa heating, if required, is £98 per week, in addition to the rates shown above
* Special offers available
* Stays of 5 nights or less incur a £90/$130 cleaning charge
* Rates include all US and local taxes

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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