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Bedrooms 5
Half Baths1
Space 3,450 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

This stylish beautiful villa has everything that you could wish for and will accommodate up to 10 guests. Spread throughout the 3,400 square foot air conditioned interior are 2 downstairs lounge areas with an upstairs den. There are 5 bedrooms, 3 of which are master bedrooms with en-suit facilities, one of which can be found on the ground floor making it ideal for the those who experience difficulty in climbing stairs. The interior as been individually created for guests to enjoy the best possible contemporary living environment with superior furnishings, each piece having been carefully bought by the owners to compliment each room. The villa has an individual stylish look making it different to other villas where owners have purchased a furniture package thus making them all look similar.oo

Property Manager
David Morgan
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
October 21, 2017

About David Morgan

Hello my name is David Morgan , born in Dundee Scotalnd with a Welsh surname : ) but spent most of my life in London . Recently retired I am now living my dream and that includes owning a gorgeous 5 bedroomed villa in Davenport Orlando. Having spent many a happy holiday in various locations in the USA I finally decided on buying a property in Florida with a buisines partner to help enjoy my retirement.I spent six weeks visiting every furniture store in Orlando and the surrounding area to furnish the property , trying to make it as unique ,differant from all the other villas and a great place for people to stay at during their vacations, and judging by the comments received from many of the guests , all my efforts were a success . I am extreemly proud of my lovely vila , I am genuine and honest and anyone making a booking with myself will not be dissapointed in their choice of '537 Simply The Best'

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David Morgan purchased this villa in 2006

Why David Morgan chose Davenport

Close proximity to Disney ,local shopping etc , approx 70 miles to the West and East Florida coast beaches, the villa is set in a tranquil location over looking a conservation area .

Guestbook comments from the manager

We're not long back from the best holiday we have ever been on. This beautiful villa played a part in making the holiday great. David has been a wealth of knowledge from the moment I booked the villa and any questions, no matter how silly, were answered straight away. The villa was fully equipped with everything you could possibly need and the area is lovely. Every room is incredibly spacious and immaculately kept. If you want a beautiful home for your vacation look no further. P.S. Ihop is a 2 minute drive away 😎😎

The review below this review is form Pauls wife Susan : > )
Sep 2017
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Car: recommended


Legacy Park Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3450 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Town
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking Off Street
  • Security System
  • 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
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , Walk In Seperate Shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 5 - toilet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower , En Suite Bathroom
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , tub , shower , En Suite Bathroom
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 5 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
  • Spa Whirlpool
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
The south/west facing pool & spa enjoys one of the best views at The Retreat as it overlooks a wooded conservation area making it an ideal area to lay back and enjoy the Florida sunshine all day long. In the evening watch fantastic sunsets and if your an early riser you can watch the hot air balloons float by in the early morning mist. The villa is set in landscaped grounds and is not overlooked at the rear. Enjoy complimentary Internet access (broadband with high speed wireless connection) and the local and long distance phone service. View cable TV via 3 HD flat wide screen sets together with DVD players. The large upstairs den is the ideal place to lay back and watch those movies you were intending to watch but couldn’t find the time. With the closest Disney attraction being a short 12 minute drive away and all the designer & factory outlet malls close, “Simply The Best” is the perfect base for your Orlando vacation.


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average rating of 4.983871 based on 139 reviews

Lovely home from home.

  • 5 of 5

This lovely villa is situated in a quiet residential area close to local shops etc and within a 30 min drive from the popular parks. The villa itself is a very high standard with everything you would require to have great holiday.

  • Submitted: Oct 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Susan Thank you for the review, number 122 5 star review my vill has received, Thank you for your positive words. The review featured above this one is from Paul N , Susans husband : > ) Haste Yee Back / David
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Excellent Villa, clean, spacious and peaceful.

  • 5 of 5

First time using this Villa and we were absolutely impressed with it.

We had lots of queries when booking and the owner was always prompt and very helpful.

Nothing seemed too much trouble for him and the little extras that he provides make a difference.

It was exactly what we wanted. The villa has excellent facilities, and well equipped with everything you need, clean, spacious and peaceful.

Coming home to this villa every night after a long day at the theme parks really made a great difference to our holiday.

The villa is modern, stylish, very spacious, it is also furnished and decorated to a high standard.

On arrival You walk into the formal dining area and living room before walking through to the lounge and kitchen area. There is also an upstairs sitting area too with a big Tv and corner sofa, great for watching Tv or movies, so the kids tell me.

There is a fully equipped kitchen, (even had egg cups) a utility room with washer/dryer and iron/board.

The pool area is perfect with a great pool & hot tub. It looks out onto a beautiful conservation area. But both sides are screened with small bushes and plants, so that you have privacy.

The villa is located in a well maintained neighbourhood and is approximately 20 minutes away from the Disney parks & 40 minutes to Universal.

Although there was only four of us, I would say there would be more than enough room for larger parties.

I highly recommend this villa, We hope to be back to Florida soon and would definitely return to this Villa.

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Matthew Many thanks for a very comprehensive detailed review Such a detailed review such as yours may persuade another potential guest to make a booking at my property which is always good in my book, so thank for the detail in your review. Glad to hear you enjoyed your stay and my villa added to you and your families enjoyment and comfort. I promise that if you decide to return to my villa I will provide the same high level of service to you , and my MC will be there for you if you ever need them And the villa pool maybe have new lighting thanks to your suggestion lol Haste Yee Back / David
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Amazing villa

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in this villa for 2 weeks and had a wonderful time . The location is ideal and central to everything , the service that was provided at the the villa was first class . The owner was fantastic with the lead up to the holiday he helped with car hire and sent pamphlets through for us .we will be back very soon thanks again

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello J Paul, Many thanks for taking the time to leave a review, I appreciate it as reviews are so important to owners: > ) So glad also my property ticked all the boxes for you and your extended family and you all had a great time. Haste Yee Back / David
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Fantastic Villa in Florida

  • 5 of 5

This is the first we have stayed in a Villa in Orlando, as we usually stay in hotels. The villa and everything about it was wonderful. David, the owner was fantastic the run up to our holiday. He was very quick at responding, extremely kind and helpful.

The villa and pool is huge with plenty of room for 10 guests. Local amenities such as Publix, Walmat and takeaways (if needed) are all extremely close by.

I would definitely recommend this villa and will be back again.

Thanks for all your help David.

  • Submitted: Jun 7, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Many thanks for the "5" star review, much appreciated : > ) As mentioned in my previous comments to the last review, reviews are important and can influence a persons decision on what villa to chose for their vacation . Thus to read what previous guests think about my villa and how great a vacation people have is so important. I know through out private correspondence with myself you had a awesome vacation : > )which is music to my heart : > ) Haste Yee Back / Regards David
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Hampshire UK

Great place in Florida

  • 5 of 5

We have been to many villas in Florida and this is one is at the top of the tree. It was close to all amenities such as Publix, Walmart and of course all the visits to Disney theme parks! All amenities were first class and the accommodation itself was great from all points of view, available space, bedrooms etc. Before the rental commenced there were lots of questions posed to David and he was always very informative and within very short time spans. The pool was great and outside the house boundaries there was lots of space for children to run! The only thing that I could ever think of that needs to be added was a BBQ. great time had by all adults and children. Would I rent the house again, definite YES! Thanks David

  • Submitted: May 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello and many thanks for taking the time to leave a comprehesive review. I really appreciate when guests take the time and effort to leave reviews , that way potential guests can see what actual guests think of the villa and their stay , there is no better recommendation: > ) It appears you all enjoyed your vacation : > ) and my villa ticked the boxes for you stay which makes me very happy As to the BBQ comment , noted , but as mentioned in my previous reply to a guest who commented on a BBQ BBQs are not allowed to be used in the confines of the villa / or the pool area . In the past too many guests used the pool area to BBQ causing fat from food to litter the pool area floor and it is extremely difficult to clean , plus the BBQ itself very few guest will clean the BBQ as required leaving my MC to have to clean the appliance. Guests can hire a BBQ they can use OUTSIDE the confines of the villa and pool area . As we say in Scotland / Haste Yee Back / Regards David
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Barrie Canada

Annual Florida Holiday

  • 5 of 5

537 lived up fully to my expectations. It was 'Simply the Best'. I have rented villas in Florida ( and around many parts of the States and Europe) and this villa certainly qualifies in the top two or three. Let me explain why I rate 537 so very high.

First when renting from a distance you depend on the response rate of the owner. A thorough, quick response with all details up front is what is important to me. I do not want to worry about money transfers or find out additional hidden costs. This owner was the best I have ever encountered. He was professional and was able to get back to you answering any and all questions with honest, positive info.

Second. When looking for a spot to stay our vacation is somewhat different. The first week and a bit we do not have many staying with us but week two the house fills. Consequently we need many beds, bedrooms to accommodate. This year in addition to a 90 year old Mother in Law, we also had a ten month old. The house was excellent. Lots of living space and bedrooms and excellent beds for sleeping. The kitchen and adjoining family room was excellent too. Because of food allergies we tend to eat in most nights. The space was very appropriate to prepare and mingle and all 12 of us had so much fun getting together and catching up. The kitchen was very well stocked with good appliances and all the things needed to make a meal for such a large group.

Third. The pool was terrific. Initially I worried it may not be large enough to fit the group but there was loads of space. When our weather turned cool and rainy, the pool was still quite comfortable to use. The fact that it backed onto a private conservation area was just an added touch of privacy and class. The washroom off the pool deck came in very handy and saved tracking water over the slippery tile floor.

Fourth. Price. I was very pleased to work with the owner for what I feel was an excellent price for such a villa. Nothing is a bargain but it certainly was very fair.

Some additional info. The pool furniture was getting close to needing replacing. The table definitely needs to be changed and a slightly larger one to accommodate 6 people would be more appropriate for such a large home. I know that bbqs often cause concerns but these should have been included in the rental. A good quality bbq could be bolted for security reasons but these are now part of many rentals.

Finally, make certain you park on the drive or in the garage. The street is very narrow.

  • Submitted: Apr 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello David Many thanks for leaving such a comprehensive positive review , it is really is appreciated.Your comments are noted and my reply to those comments are featured below . I like to pride myself on my communication with my guests , replying as soon as possible to their questions about the villa , attractions etc and I have total confidence in my MC to help any guests during their stay at my home helping make their Disney vacation one truly to remember. As to the comment by David H in his review of having 12 people staying in the villa!!! David H filled in the Booking Form advising 8 people max would be staying , by having 12 people to stay went against the Booking Conditions. I was not advised of this increase in guests or I would not have taken the booking as my villa is only licensed to accomadate 10 people. I did feel disappointed in that the guest despite he advising 8 people would be staying over the period he allowed an addition 4 guest to stay without my authority!!! Points raised by DH, Pool Table. After David H left we bought a new table for the pool area , but due to limited space an option of buying a table to accomadate 6 people had to be rejected. Parking, Parking can be an issue yes , but we have a garage which can accomadate 2 cars and a drive way where 2 cars can park ,I advise all my guest prior to arrival to use the garage and drive way to park. I had to advise the guest as one car was parked on the lawn which is against HOA rules and does not do the lawn much good !!!! Photos were provided to the guest to show this illegal parking BBQs, BBQs are not allowed to be used in the confines of the villa / or the pool area . In the past too many guests used the pool area to BBQ causing fat from food to litter the pool area floor and it is extremely difficult to clean , plus the BBQ itself very few guest will clean the BBQ as required leaving my MC to have to clean the appliance. Guests can hire a BBQ they can use outside the confines of the villa and pool area . The type of BBQ David H mentions, I have considered that option but they are not permitted by the Home Owners Association , sorry It is unfortunate that my responses are longer than the thank you to the guest,but I felt I had to answer the points raised so any potential guest can see I am pro active in any comment good or bad Regards David
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning Fee $125 + Tax
Tax Rate 13.0%

Christmas / New Year / 4th July / Thanksgiving / Premuim Prices Apply.
Snow Birds Early 2016/Please contact me for direct quotes on stays over 21 nights
Minimum Stay 7 Nights /Apart from Special Offers /3 Nights Minimum
Pool Heat $185.00 For 7 Day Stay
Cleaning Fee Required on all Stays $125.00

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.