Enjoy the warmth of the balmy evenings as daylight fades and the sun dips behind the treeline. Sink back to watch the sunset shimmering over the lake.
A refreshing drink by your side, total peace and quiet. The kids happily playing in their cool Harry Potter themed bedroom.
You reflect on all the amazing memories made that day. And look forward to even more the next day.
Bliss! Isn't this what vacations are all about?
Serenity Lake House is a 1600 square foot manufactured home overlooking a tranquil natural lake.
The perfect remedy after the hustle and bustle of the parks!
The 3 bedrooms all have private bathrooms, giving you your own space. The elegant open plan living area is perfect for your whole family to hang out and spend precious time together.
And the location doesn't get much better! 5 miles west of Disney - everything is right on your doorstep and within easy reach.
It makes it so easy for you to break the day with some lunch back home. You'll be fully refreshed to do it all again in the evening!
Universal Orlando is just 25 minutes away. All of Orlando's endless attractions are within easy reach.
There's plenty of restaurants locally and a terrific local gem within walking distance. There's a bakery at the resort entrance where you can get fresh bread and pastries and delicious snacks.
What more could you want? A little pixie dust perhaps?
Then read on...
❤️ Spacious Open Plan Living Area
The hub of the house is the living area. Plenty of comfy seating for you all to kick back together. Watch Netflix or any of the DVDs provided on the massive 70 inch HDTV. With cinema sound system of course!
Sink into the sofa, put your feet up and just relax and share the magical memories of the day.
We know the whole family need awesome connectivity so we provide Free WiFi with lightning speed 5G 200mbps plus a printer/scanner.
❤️ Kitchen With All You'll Need
Weather you're preparing a family feast or grabbing a quick snack to go, the kitchen has all you need.
We owned our own restaurant for 3 decades and love a kitchen with lots of high quality amenities and gadgets.
The chefs in the family will cook up a storm in this kitchen!
For coffee lovers we have a Keurig, a Filter Coffee Maker and a Cafe Press.
The double door fridge freezer has an ice maker and filtered water dispenser.
There's a Ninja blender for smoothies, a juicer, food processor, mixer, crockpot, great quality chefs knives and lots more.
And beautiful granite countertops and stainless steel appliances.
Everything you need is right here.
❤️ Two King Suites
We know our guests need a perfect slumber to tackle the parks. You're guaranteed a great night sleep with the upgraded heavenly pillow top posturpedic mattresses.
You'll find high quality soft linens and plenty of plump pillows - DownEtc Rhapsody King Pillows - google them and check them out, they're amazing!
There's a 42 inch TV in all 3 bedrooms and gently breezing ceiling fans too.
The elegant bathrooms in both king suites have double vanities with granite counter tops and shower enclosures with double head power and massage showers. One bathroom also has a soaker tub.
❤️ Harry Potter Theme Room
Muggles of all ages will love the magical Harry Potter Theme Room with lots of wizardly features.
Check out the potions shelf! And the floating keys!
The queen pillow top bed makes it ideal for adults too and there's also a twin, an air bed, a roll-away or a crib.
Endless options for sleeping arrangements.
There's a 42 inch HDTV, a DVD player and a Wii Game Console with a selection of games. And the full set of Harry Potter movies of course!
The bathroom has a granite vanity and full bath with overhead double power shower. For our little guests, the toilet seat has a built in tot seat and we have steps in the cupboard so little ones can reach the sink.
❤️ Screened Florida Room with Lake Views
Perfect for you to make the most of the glorious Florida outdoor lifestyle.
The screened porch gives you panoramic views overlooking the lake and is peaceful day and night.
There's padded rattan furniture - 3 seat sofa, 2 armchairs and 2 ottomans.
There's also an outdoor patio deck with a dining table and a gas grill provided. BBQ with a view!
We have 4 padded sun loungers your can take onto the grass to soak up the sunshine and 4 deck chairs to chill and relax overlooking the lake. There's lots of lawn space with plenty of room for kids to run around and play.
You'll find a fig tree, lime tree and papaya tree in the backyard - if they are in season when you visit - help yourself to some fresh Florida fruit!
And fishing too - we have fishing poles if you need them. Fish on the lake at the back of the house, or head to the fishing pier at the central lake by the clubhous.
❤️ Endless Amenities
We try to think of everything so you don't need to.
♦ Lightening speed 5G 200mbps internet
♦ Fully upgraded HD Cable package with hundreds of channels
♦ Complimentary Netflix
♦ Large size washer and dryer
♦ Laptop and Printer/scanner
♦ Strollers, cribs and high chairs
♦ Fully equipped kitchen
♦ All linens and towels provided and bath robes too
♦ Books, DVDs and games
♦ Complimentary local, national and international calls
♦ We even provide your laundry detergent, fabric softener, trash bags, bathroom tissue, kitchen roll and dish detergent - who needs to think about mundane household products on vacation!
❤️ And Then You Get Us!
Personal service, an attentive housekeeping team who keep the house gleaming and a terrific manager on call 24/7.
We're self confessed theme park nuts, we have annual passes to all the parks. We know them inside out and we're here every step of the way to help you plan so you don't miss a thing. We have an Orlando blog that is packed with tips and tricks.
Theme park tickets, car rental, tips and ideas, recommendations, restaurants, beyond the parks - we have a treasure trove of tips. Ask us anything anytime. We're here for you. Your own personal trip advisor.
❤️ Premium Planning Tools
But not only that. We arm you with premium tools too! You'll have access to:
• Crowd Calendars to help you decide which days to spend in which parks
• Custom Touring Plans with step-by-step routes
• An app with wait times and all the info you'll need in the parks
• Automated searches for hard to get dining reservations
• Menus and more restaurant reviews than Yelp and Trip Advisor combined
So come join us for a welcome as warm as the glorious Florida sun. We'd love to be a part of your vacation memories :)
Sarah & Ken Elder
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About The Area
The house is located in a private resort that is gated and guarded 24/7. Not that we need a guard! The area is incredibly safe, the worst crime your likely to see is a senior speeding on a golf cart :)
The neighborhood is super friendly, you'll feel right at home right away.
There's lots of leisure amenities available for you too:
Three Swimming Pools – 2 heated
Spa & Sauna
Stocked Fishing Lakes
Fishing dock, boat dock and sporting activities
Two lighted tennis courts
Two lighted racquetball courts
Four lighted shuffleboard courts
Pool Side Tiki Bar
Clubhouse with Daily Activities
Game Room with Billiards & Library
Free use of sports equipment
Daily Activities and Entertainment
On site Christian Church
Covered pavilion & Picnic tables
Ballroom hosting regular activities
Kitchen for pot luck dinners and private parties
Stage with piano for events and church service
‘Shoppes at Vista del Lago’ is home to several stores and dining options at the entrance of the resort.
We don't have many rules, but we don't allow parties and events.
Smoking is not allowed anywhere in the property, but you are welcome to smoke outside on the deck.
Finally, our most important rule, You MUST have fun :)
Perfect for little ones - we have a ton of stuff so you don't have to overpack. The doors are all alarmed too, so you don't need to worry about littles ones getting out to the lake.
Perfect for familieis and friends - we can sleep up to 7 in beds, plus we have a crib and airbed.
Perfect for Seniors - the resort is really friendly and peaceful. The house is all on one level so it's ideal for anyone not so steady on their feet. But there are 3 steps up to the front door.