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Lake Front!! PRIVATE SOUTH FACING POOL/spa 6 Br/4 Bath/ 9m To Disney! Golf -12ml

Bedrooms 6
Space 3,147 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

Hot South Facing Pool For The Sun Seekers, With The Tranquilly Of A Lake Resort

The Villa ESQUIRE has been awarded the Prestigious 'TOP VACATION RENTAL' for 3 consecutive years 2014, 2015 & 2016. We take great pride in this award as we continually strive in improving and providing our guests with our top notch villa & standards.

Very Rare opportunity

Our home books up fast, be sure to inquire now so you do not miss out on your dates!


Just minutes from Disney! and renowned Golf Courses!!

This private Two story pool house, allows for a lot of privacy after a long day! With a beautiful skylight adorning the stairwell to the 2nd level!

Home sleeps 12-15 people with 2 KING MASTERS w/ en-suites, Sofa Sleeper, additional cot & 2 playpens!

Tastefully decorated, freshly painted, with ALL NEW bedding/linens & towels, Stainless Steel Appliances, and 8 Flat Screen TV's in December 2013!

*House Updated with New linens & towels & kitchenware again in June 2017 and anything extra we felt needed to be replaced/updated!

Your only worry aside from when to come… will be which room to choose from:

The Heavenly King Master on the Main Floor, or the Tommy Bahama room, the Tommy Hilfiger room (Stars & Stripes room!), one of the Safari rooms, or the Mickey Mouse themed twin room!

6 Bedrooms:

King Master Bedroom w/En-suite (Main Floor) with Soaker Tub & stand up shower

King Master Bedroom w/En-suite (2nd Level)

Queen Bedroom (Main Floor)

Queen Bedroom (2nd Level)

Two - Additional Twin Bedrooms on 2nd Level (Mickey Mouse & Safari Themed!)


Queen Sofa Sleeper in Living Room (sleeps 2)

Additional Adult sized Roll-away/Portable Cot *may be additional fee

and 2 Pack n play - Play pens with linens & Bassinette option for toddlers & babies

All Bedrooms have RCA High Quality Radio with Alarm Clock and iPhone/Andriod Dock, and Allergy Relief Pillow Protectors! (with updated cords for the latest models)

8 TV’s (one in every bedroom)

DVD/Blue Ray Players in BOTH of the kids bedroom with a 3rd DVD player in the family room

Built in Stereo/Intercom System I-POD/Smart Phone/Android Compatible


Alarm System

Oversized 2.1 Cu Ft SAFE, for your largest items/laptop which is Water, Fire and Theft Digital Safe for your added peace of mind. Its large enough for everyone's items in the whole group!

Formal Sitting room & Dining Room

Family room adjacent to the kitchen area

Breakfast bar with 3 stools and OVER-SIZED Table in the Kitchen area to feed(almost) everyone at once!

Open kitchen fully equipped with all appliances

Washer & dryer

Gorgeous lake view for your morning coffee or evening cocktail

Pool/spa heat upon request (additional fee)

BBQ upon request (additional fee)

Stroller (additional fee $2/night)

Pack n Play (additional fee $3/night) (w/linens new in 2017)

High Chair (additional fee $3/night)

Booster seat (additional fee $2/night)

Full games room with Pool Table, FoosBall & Xbox 360 with Large Flat Screen TV & Gaming chairs to entertain the whole family!

All towels & linens provided (*refreshed in 2017)

*House Updated with New linens & towels & kitchenware again in June 2017 and anything extra we felt needed to be replaced/updated!

*Pool deck repainted 2015, and pool cage rescreened Nov 2016

*New lounger cushions & added 2 more side tables for pool deck Nov 2015

Full FREE Access to Community Clubhouse and Pool with Umbrella Waterfall; Tennis courts; Volleyball; Work-out room on site (24/7); Newly remodeled Computer room with new computers free for guests to use. An indoor sitting area with large screen TV in clubhouse; Wireless internet in clubhouse as well! Free movie rentals available at Clubhouse.

Clubhouse recently repainted, including pool deck. Volleyball court refurbished in 2015! Great place for teenagers to go hang out! *Monthly schedules at the clubhouse for meet & greets, Aerobics, Yoga etc!

Daily Shuttle Bus From The Resort Clubhouse To The Theme Parks & Discount Clothing Outlets (at a very reasonable fee!)

* Minimum 3/4 nights stay is only applicable to off season * Minimum 5--10 nights stay required in mid to peak season.

Maximum of 15 guests at any time.

Minimum age for primary/responsible guest is atleast 25 years of age. If a group booking is not family & children members, all guests must be at least 25 years of age.

Preferably no sporting event bookings with Coaches and children/high school/university or frat gatherings, unless approved by owner.

No use of Villa for Video and/or Still photography purposes.

No Weddings or Reunion gathering permitted unless approved by owner.

No subletting or transferring of any booking to another guest whatsoever, unless approved by owner.

A current Booking & Terms and Conditions form must be completed, agreed to, and signed prior to securing a booking.

Cleaning fees are per booking, if you require mid stay cleaning or weekly cleaning that can be arrange at an additional cost, however all cleaning companies and/or personnel must be arranged through owners management company. No outside cleaning companies or personnel, including carpet cleaners, may hired whatsoever.

A current Booking & Terms and Conditions form must be completed, agreed to, and signed prior to securing a booking, along with the 50% deposit.

More Details

Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
November 8, 2017

About Nikki

My husband and our 2 children recently came down to Florida ourselves for the very first time, and fell in LOVE with Florida and all it has too offer... thus we decided it was a great opportunity to purchase this rental villa, and be able to offer other people like ourselves who dream of the same vacation of a lifetime!! We plan on using it for ourselves when we can, thus it will always be maintained as if we are living there!

Nikki purchased this house in 2013

Why Nikki chose Glenbrook Resort

After renting a different house ourselves, we loved the concept of the private house and pool after a long day in the parks vs a public hotel & pool with more screaming kids! The house we stayed in was a bit small, and much older than this one. It was quite a bit further to Disney than this one.

Thus we decided to start our house hunt! After searching through about 15 houses and 6 different communities.. GlenBrook came out on top every time!! Its a very well manicured community, with high standards, and an 'HOA', which means the neighbors also have to abide by the same rules and yard maintenance, so there is never a house that is badly run down, nor any safety issues, or the awful feeling of unwanted people lurking around! There is also a 24hr community camera surveillance system through out the streets, thus no need for the pesky gated entrances which can be a real pain when they wont open after a long day in the parks!! Another reason we picked this is a smaller community, and it has sidewalks for that morning stroll! The streets are also line with picturesque palm trees, which surprising enough... many other suburbs do not have!

We as the new owners cant wait to hear the feedback from our upcoming guests as they experience their trip of a lifetime!! We have also taken our experience and tweaked this villa to have the things we felt could have been improved on in the house we staying in! You should feel right at home while in our villa, and we encourage you to RELAX... just as we did!

What makes this house unique

What makes this specific house so unique, it is backing onto the beautiful lake in GlenBrook, along with the pool and deck being south facing allowing you to bask in the hot southern sun while the kids or others cool down in the pool!!

There are only a handful of houses on the lake in GlenBrook, and only a few others are as large as ours, we are the largest house in GlenBrook centered on the lake!

The villa is freshly painted with Farrow and Ball Paint, along with new bedding & linens, so not only will you enjoy the outside, but as well the inside. We have taken the opportunity to have some fun with this house, and have created theme rooms, take your pick from TOMMY BAHAMA, TOMMY HILFIGER, and SAFARI!? and of course for the children... MICKEY MOUSE!

Guestbook comments from the owner

We so enjoyed our stay at Villa Esquire. It was a holiday just staying at the house! This house is nicely decorated, clean and well equipped with everything you need for a stress free enjoyable vacation. Nikki was available should we have any questions or problems...which we didn't. The lake view out back was a real treat with daily wildlife visits right up to the pool screen while we were swimming. The house location is great as you are close to Disney attractions and easy driving distance to everywhere else! The clubhouse is a great place to hang out (especially with teenagers) too. We would highly recommend this rental location and are looking forward to our next trip!
Dec 2015
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Glenbrook Resort House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 3147 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Spa
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 13 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Main Floor Bathroom - toilet , shower
    2nd Floor Master En-suite - toilet , combination tub/shower
    2nd Floor Main Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Master King Ensuite Bath - toilet , shower , His and Hers sinks! Large Soaker Tub, Separate Toilet room
  • There are 2 bathrooms on each floor. There are new and refreshed linens, mats & accessories in all bathrooms June 2017 There are additional towels for pool use. *House Updated with New linens & towels & kitchenware again in June 2017 and anything extra we felt needed to be replaced/updated!
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • King Master Bedroom Main Floor - 1 king , King Master Main Floor, with en-suite bath, over pool
    Queen Bedroom Main Floor - 1 queen , Queen Bedroom Main Floor (Tommy Hilfiger Room)
    King Master 2nd Floor w/ensuite - 1 king , King Master w/ensuite, safari themed room!
    Queen Bedroom 2nd Floor - 1 queen , Queen Bedroom 2nd Floor, Tommy Bahama Room
    Twin Bedroom - 2 twin/ single , Double Twin bedroom for the kids!! Mickey Mouse theme!
    2nd Twin Bedroom - 2 twin/ single , 2nd Twin bedroom, Safari themed!
    Sofa bed in Living - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Sofa sleeper in Front Living room with brand new mattress
    Portable Twin sized Cot - 1 twin/ single , Fold up twin sized cot - w/linens
    Infants - 2 pack n play, play pens with linens (1 has basinette opt)
  • All 6 bedrooms have Brand NEW HD Flat screen TV's, brand new bedding, linens, allergy relief pillow protectors, pillows, bed protectors (twin rooms), and Alarm Clocks with IPhone/Iphone Docking stations (with cord for newer models too) and more!! Both kids rooms have TVs & Blue Rays/DVD!!
  • DVD Player ...
  • Foosball
  • Game Room ...
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis
There's a National Park less than 10 minutes away for the true city escape! In season you can venture over to the U-Pick orange farm and pick oranges, grapefruits for a fabulous treat just 10 minutes away! There is also a farmers market available over at the Four Corners area for those who prefer home grown over store bought *depending on the time of year. Your complete satisfaction during your stay is extremely important to us. Please let us know how we can serve you better in any way. There is also an Oversized 2.1 Cu Ft SAFE for your largest items/laptop which is Water, Fire and Theft Digital Safe for your added peace of mind. Its large enough for everyone's items in the whole group!


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Lake Front!! PRIVATE SOUTH FACING POOL/spa 6 Br/4 Bath/ 9m To Disney! Golf -12ml
average rating of 5.0 based on 32 reviews

Loved it. Worked great for our family. Location was excellent, close to everyones needs.

  • 5 of 5

Loved it. Worked great for our family. Location was excellent, close to everyones needs.

  • Submitted: Oct 20, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. I am pleased to have had you all stay in our home for your holiday! Thank you for taking care of our home whilst staying in it! I would be happy to have you all back anytime.
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Beautiful spotless home, top amenities & location - everything for a perfect Disney family vacation

  • 5 of 5

This home ticked all the boxes for an Aussie family looking for a home away from home for our extended family vacation at Disney World. Just far enough away from the theme parks to allow relaxation and recovery after the hectic pace of the theme parks, but just a stones throw in travel time. Nothing was missing; all the appliances, games room, pool and spa - just perfect. The home was safe with auto locks preventing child access to the pool area and a security system in the house itself. The decor was elegant, but not formal, and the lake offers a feeling of space while the pool gazebo offered protection from insects etc. The children (and adults!!) LOVED the warm pool and spa. There is a gorgeous community pool and sports centre a few steps down the road, but there was so much to do at the Villa, that we didn't even use it! This home allowed us to have the perfect vacation at the happiest place on earth. Many, many thanks to owner Nikki, who went out of her way to ensure we had everything we needed and more. This property is over and above and we recommend it most highly. Karen, Tasmania, Australia.

  • Submitted: Oct 4, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind words of appreciation! We were very adamant when buying this house.. it had to be south facing over a lake and close to Disney, the beaches, universal etc that the realtor laughed at us, especially when we said but far enough away you can escape all that craziness! As well it takes a lot of time, energy and money for an owner to ensure their home is as up to date with auto locks, security systems, new linens, and hands on with every guest as you state in the testimonial! I am truly happy to hear you all enjoyed and were so pleased with the house, the amenities' etc. Glad we could be a part of those memories you created while at "the happiest place on earth" ! All the best to you all.
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  • 5 of 5

The house was beautiful and clean. Nice and spacious, had everything we needed. Nikki was awesome if we had any questions she always had a quick response.

  • Submitted: Jun 20, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you all enjoyed your stay! Thank you for taking care of my house while staying there too! Very much appreciated :) You can always expect quick responses from me! Guests are on limited time to enjoy Florida and should never have to worry about anything while staying in my house! Hope to see you all back again someday!
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Wonderful pool and spa

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time and made many great memories! The pool gets sun all day, which is great! The home is conveniently located and stocked with everything we needed. When we weren't at the parks or swimming in the pool, our three kids loved the playroom. And the alarms on the slider doors to the pool -- while they took a day to get used to -- were a great safety feature for us! The pillows in the bedrooms could be better, but that's personal preference and we're spoiled at home! Nikki was fantastic to work with and alway very responsive! Thank you, Nikki, for sharing your home with us! It was a week we won't forget!

  • Submitted: Apr 4, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Shannon! So glad you were able to spend a lot of time at the house truly enjoying it! Indeed the buzzers take some getting use to, but as you say are "a great safety feature" to allow parents to relax and not worry about small children (and/or adults with Alzheimer's) etc! I will be sure to speak to my manager about the pillows. I know they are low profile pillows as we have to stay away from down filled as so many people are allergic to down filled! Thanks for choosing The Villa Esquire for your stay! Hope to see you again some day.
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Better than the pictures!

  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing time! The place was perfect, very clean and exactly as described by the advertisement. Nikki was so helpful and went out of her way to ensure all of our needs were met! Thanks so much!!! We will definitely be rebooking when back down south. Five star!!

  • Submitted: Jan 21, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Mike. We strive very hard to ensure our home is over and above what we promise, as well that I, the owner, am always available to help guests with anything I can, home related or not! As we want to ensure guests an amazing holiday! We look forward to having you all back again!
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Family Disney weekend

  • 5 of 5

This property well exceeded our expectations! The house was spacious, updated, and with all the amenities you could ask for in a a home. The owner was kind and responsive with the few questions we had during our stay.

Located a short 20 min drive to Disney World, with all the your basic shopping needs within minutes of the home, it was perfect.

We will definitely be returning to Disney and this property will our #1 choice for future stays.

  • Submitted: Jan 11, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the wonderful feedback Kurt, It is very important to us that our home is as promised upon guest arrival. We pride our selves in ensuring guests get what they pay for and more! As well, I am always happy to answer any questions as there is so much to planning a trip and even moreso when arriving in a big home like ours as to how things may work!! Communication is key to a stress-free vacation! I look forward to having you all back again!
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Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Orlando International Airport
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Miles
Chili's Grill and Bar
Nearest Golf
12 Miles
Champions Gate & Celebration Golf courses
Nearest Motorway
1.5 Miles
US 27 & 192
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Hurricane Grill & Wings
Nearest Beach
70 Miles
Cocoa Beach (Atlantic) or Clearwater (Gulf Coast)
Car: not necessary

The Villa ESQUIRE is the LARGEST SOUTH FACING LAKE FRONT/VIEW Villa centered ON THE LAKE in Glenbrook!!! Glenbrook is a newer community est. 2006. It is situated just off Highway 27, and just 1 mile north of the 192 Hwy. It’s just 9 miles to Disney World (approximately15-20 minute drive), and minutes from world class golf courses (Champions Gate & Celebration) along with Universal Studios, Sea World, Wet ‘N Wild and many other attractions within a short drive. Easy access to both the I-4 and the US 192 enables you to reach all the tourist attractions the area has to offer (75 miles from the Gulf Coast and its beautiful beaches; 65 miles from the Kennedy Space Centre and Cocoa Beach on the Atlantic Coast).

Under a 5 minute drive are several restaurants, shops, banks, and fast food outlets, including Wal-Mart, Publix and a CVS pharmacy (at very entrance of the resort!)

This beautiful resort community offers a family-friendly atmosphere that is lined with palm trees for that picturesque morning walk.

The Glenbrook clubhouse is right across the street from the villa, and Its FREE facilities are for the exclusive use of Glenbrook villa house guests.

It offers secured children's playground, fitness center, games room (pool, air hockey), entertainment (TV and DVDs, you can also borrow DVDs for FREE with deposit!! Up to 150 titles to chose from!), a library and a business center (with free PC and wireless access, and a printer free of use). Recreation on site includes volleyball, tennis and a fabulous sparkling large pool with umbrella fountain for the little ones, and sun loungers for the sun seekers. Shuttle bus service right to t he Disney/Universal/Outlet Shopping right from the Glenbrook Club house at a very minimal fee!!


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $450
Cleaning Fee $150 + Tax
Marketing Fee $29 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%

CANCELLATION POLICY: The following cancellation charges will apply:
a) From time of booking up to 120 days prior to check-in date – 30% of total booking costs withheld
b) Between 90 and 120 days prior to check-in date - 50% of total booking costs withheld
c) 90 days or less, prior to check-in date - 100% of total booking costs withheld
*We have a specific cancellation form we require signed and returned to us prior to any refund being issued. Any refunds issued are less the above processing fees and less the credit processing fees initially paid, and without interest, compensation or consequential loss of any kind, and payable in US Funds.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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