Award winning Disney Villa - Luxury Vacation Villa

Jacksonvilla
16841 Glenbrook Blvd, Kissimmee, FL 34714

Overview

Bedrooms: 6
Bathrooms: 4
Sleeps: 12
Type: Villa
Per night: $145 - $200
Per week: $1,015 - $1,400
Pets allowed: No
Internet: No
Description of the Kissimmee vacation villa rental
1. 'RATED EXCELLENT' by Tripadvisor
2. 'Top Rental Property - Winner 2011,' awarded by Flipkey

Congratulations ! Based at exceptional guests reviews and impressive listings .

Kissimmee Vacation Rentals

With 3000sqft of fully air conditioned space incorporating 6 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms and two large living areas, Jacksonvilla has ample space as well as furniture to accommodate up to 12 vacationers at a time. With HIGH DEFINITION cable TV on our 42" flatscreen TV and cable TV in every bedroom (7 TVs in total), there is plenty of room to retire if you need your own space for a while.

We recognize that many vacationers need a fast, reliable internet service for business or simply to stay in touch with friends and family. We have provided FREE, 10MB wireless internet throughout the villa and FREE telephone calls to the US, Canada or Puerto Rico. For guests wanting to telephone other countries you can use an internet based service on your laptop, for FREE telephone or video calls.

As with most vacationers who come to Florida for the sun, you will most probably spend most of your time out at the pool. We are pleased to offer one of the most private and scenic pools in Glenbrook. Please check out our pictures. If you want more space for your party you can use the large Clubhouse pool (and amenities) free of charge.

You really don't need to spend a lot of money on attractions as the property has its own private pool, spa and games room. This is in addition to the complementary Glenbrook Clubhouse amenities right next door. Those families with children have really appreciated the fact that they can let the children play next door knowing they are totally safe. During opening hours the Clubhouse is manned by the Clubhouse manager or one of her assistants. For those who want to enjoy a bit of exercise the Clubhouse offers tennis, a basketball net, Beach volleyball, and a 24/7 gym. You can enjoy the large designer pool with its water feature. There are plenty of tables, padded chairs, parasols and padded sun loungers available. For young children there is a kiddies play area with a climbing frame, slide and swings.

Those who love to test their culinary skills will enjoy our fully equipped kitchen with its open plan dining area for at-home dining. The family room has two large sofas, an armchair, a cable TV, DVD player and VCR for your entertainment.

The family room leads out to the pool/spa and patio area which is kitted out with a table, and good quality cushioned chairs and loungers.

Downstairs accommodation
The spacious fully air-conditioned living accommodation extends from the front living room and formal dining area through to the open-plan kitchen, dining table and family room. The family room opens out through patio doors to the very private pool/spa area.

Pool Deck Area
This pool/spa area enjoys a quiet secluded aspect and is kitted out with a table, and good quality cushioned chairs and loungers. The pool and spa can be heated at an additional cost, if requested, at the time of booking. A pool cover has been provided to maintain the pool temperature when not in use. There is a pool light and also a patio light and flood lights if you choose to BBQ in the evening after dark.

Family Room
The family room, which is adjacent to the kitchen and dining area, has 2 large sofas (4 & 3 seater) an armchair and occasional furniture. There is a cable TV, DVD Player, and Video. This family area leads to the pool/spa and patio area. Child safety alarms are fitted on patio doors leading to poolside.

Kitchen
The central kitchen is open plan. It is superbly fitted out with all you will need including electric cooker with oven, toaster, microwave, large fridge freezer, coffee maker, blender, ice maker, waste disposal and dishwasher, etc. The informal dining table seats six and is open plan to the family room.

Front Lounge/Formal Dining Area
This room features a sitting area, with two settees, and offers a large quiet room in which to relax.
The formal dining area has seating for eight. There is a good supply of crockery, glassware, cutlery and cookware for at-home dining.

Downstairs Bedrooms
Master Bedroom & Ensuite Bathroom

To the rear of the house is the spacious master bedroom with a king size bed and large ensuite bathroom. The room is bright and tastefully furnished. We have provided cable TV and a DVD for your enjoyment. This bedroom opens out through patio doors to the pool deck. The ensuite has twin sinks, a corner jacuzzi bath, a large walk-in shower cubicle, a separate WC room and a large walk-in closet.

Queen Bedroom
Also downstairs, there is a queen bedroom with furniture including built-in wardrobes. This has cable TV and a clock radio. Right outside this bedroom is a downstairs bathroom.

Downstairs Bathroom
The ground floor bathroom has a sink, WC and large walk-in shower cubicle.

Utility Room
The laundry room is complete with full-size washer, tumble dryer, laundry basket, plus iron and ironing board. This leads to the garage/games room.

Games Room
We have converted our large double garage into a great games room. All you need for children and adults to relax after a day at the parks! The games room includes a pool table, 7ft air hockey table, a basketball game and a dart board.

Upstairs Accommodation
The upstairs accommodation includes four more bedrooms, two bathrooms and another living area.

Twin Bedroom #1
To the front of the house is an African themed bedroom with two single beds. This room includes a large walk-in closet, cable TV, DVD and clock radio. Next to this bedroom is the family nook.

Twin Bedroom #2
Again to the front of the house is another twin bedroom with TV and DVD/VHS player.

Upstairs Kitchenette
At the top of the stairs is the kitchenette which has a sink, cupboards and a fridge.

Upstairs Bathroom
This bathroom has a bath/shower, WC and sink.

Queen Bedroom & Ensuite Bathroom
To the back is our tastefully decorated master queen bedroom which has a queen size double bed, a walk-in closet and an ensuite bathroom which includes a sink, WC and a bath/shower. There is a corner mounted TV with a DVD player.

Twin Bedroom #3
This bedroom has two single beds, plenty of clothes storage including a walk-in closet. This bedroom also has cable TV and a DVD player.

Amenities
3000sqft 6bedroom/4 bathroom (2 ensuite)
HVAC - Central air conditioning/heating
Pool and spa - heating available
Games room - pool, airhockey, basketball, darts
2 large living areas
6 bedrooms (sleeps 12)
1 king bed, 2 queen beds, 6 single beds
Very comfortable new mattresses
4 bathrooms (2 ensuite), 3 bath tubs (1 is a corner jacuzzi bath), 2 walk-in shower cubicles.
10MB wireless internet throughout the villa
High definition cable TV on the 42" flatscreen
Cable TV in every bedroom - 7 TVs
5 DVDs/2 VHS players
2 telephones - FREE calls to US, Canada and Puerto Rico
FREE use of our GAS BBQ
Pack and Play Crib , high chair and stroller
UK 6 gang extension leads for all your chargers - 3 off
Cool box and freezer packs
Utility Room & laundry facilities
Bed linen and towels provided
Free clean for rentals one week or more
Free use of Community Center facilities next door
Free use of internet computers and printers in Community Center
Wireless signal available in house or pool area
Yamaha Clavinova fully weighted 88key piano (available to rent)

Glenbrook Clubhouse
Besides having exclusive use of this private villa, guests can also access, free of charge, community resort facilities conveniently situated next door to our property. The gym is available 24/7. Guests have found the free computer and printer facilities very useful e.g save cuing at the airport by checking-in for return flight. For a small refundable deposit, videos and DVDs can be borrowed for use in JacksonVilla. Tennis racquets, balls and fishing rods also available. See Clubhouse page.
A shuttle bus service can be arranged at the resort for a small charge – ask at the clubhouse for pick up details.
Area Information
We are ideally located for all of the main attractions:- Disney 10 mins, Seaworld 20 mins, Universal 25 mins, beach 1hr. Luxury 3000sqft villa with secluded pool/spa and gamesroom. 10 mins from Disney resort. On site supermarket, and 3mins to shops, restaurants and Walmart. Glenbrook Resort is an award winning, quiet, attractive, well presented Community. Jacksonvilla is located next door to the Community Clubhouse where, as our guests, the facilities are free of charge.

With easy access to both the I-4 and the US 192 you can easily reach all of the Disney and Universal Theme parks and Water Parks. We are located within 8-15 mins of Animal Kingdom, Magic Kingdom, MGM Studios, Epcot, Downtown Disney and the Disney Water Parks, Typhoon Lagoon and Blizzard Beach. Within 75 miles of the Gulf Coast and its beautiful white sandy beaches and 65 miles of Kennedy Space Centre and Cocoa Beach on the Atlantic Coast, the excellent road links make these very accessible for a day out.

Located beside the fully air-conditioned Glenbrook Community Clubhouse. The following amenities are FREE. Lounge with large screen cable TV and DVD/Video. Computers with internet access. Gym room. Games room includes pool,air hockey and arcade games. Outside:- Large designer community pool. Loungers/tables/chairs. Tennis court. Beach volleyball. FREE loan of DVDs from the library (small refundable deposit required). Tennis rackets/balls and fishing rods for the Glenbrook lake. For a small charge local pick-up is available next door for Disney and Universal attractions, shopping malls and International Drive.

We are close to Disney World Resort. Animal Kindom 8mins, Epcot, MGM Studios, Magic Kingdom, Downtown Disney,Blizzard Beach, Typhoon Lagoon 10-12mins. Universal Studios, Islands of Adventure, Wet'n Wild 20mins. Sea world, Aquatica 15-20 mins.Busch Gardens 60 mins. Gulf Coast beaches 70-80mls. Kennedy Space Center, Cocoa Beach, Daytona. approx 60mls Local fishing, and over sixty golf courses.

Although most vacationers stay at Jacksonvilla due to its close proximity to Disney and the theme parks; there is so much more on offer. Golfers will be delighted to stay at our villa as there are almost sixty local golf courses. For those keen to try alternative outdoor activities, there is water skiing, jet skiing, wake boarding, hot air ballooning, fishing, and air boat excursions available. Kennedy Space Center and Daytona race track are also very popular attractions. Close by is the 'Fantasy of Flight', the world's largest private collection of aeroplanes.
Plenty of finest restaurants , Premium Outlets stores , Shopping Malls to explore also park attractions with over 60 golf courses to choose from .

Located within 75 miles of the Gulf Coast and its beautiful white sandy beaches and only 65 miles from Cocoa Beach on the Atlantic Coast. Here surf boards can be rented for only $20/day. JacksonVilla is perfect for fun filled vacations.

For those who like to explore the area we can recommend many of the local towns, State Parks and National Parks.

Our villa guest book contains many ideas in of things to do, places to go and to places to eat.

Availability Calendar

Rates

Begins Ends Week
Night
Weekend
Night
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Sep 01 2014 Oct 31 2014 $167 $167 $1,166 - -
Nov 01 2014 Nov 27 2014 $145 $145 $1,015 - -
Nov 27 2014 Dec 01 2014 $170 $170 $1,190 - -
Dec 02 2014 Dec 20 2014 $155 $155 $1,085 - -
Dec 21 2014 Jan 02 2015 $200 $200 $1,400 - 6 Nights
Jan 03 2015 Feb 28 2015 $155 $155 $1,085 - -
Mar 01 2015 Apr 12 2015 $167 $167 $1,166 - 5 Nights
Apr 13 2015 Apr 27 2015 $200 $200 $1,400 - -
May 01 2015 May 31 2015 $162 $162 $1,134 - -
Jun 01 2015 Jun 30 2015 $170 $170 $1,190 - -
Jul 01 2015 Aug 31 2015 $198 $198 $1,386 - -
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Check In: 4 p.m. Check Out: 10 a.m.
Lodging tax: 11%
Deposits: The 11% lodging tax will be added to published rates. The $300 deposit is separate to the rental. It is retained and acts as your security bond. Following departure this is returned subject to the house being left clean and undamaged.
Payment Options: Mastercard, PayPal, Personal Check, Visa
Other Fees: The 11% lodging tax will be added to published rates. Pool/spa heating costs $25/nt and spa only $12/nt. Any cancellation of a booking must be in writing and is subject to the following charges: More than 8 weeks from departure; 50% of Deposit/Security Bond Between 8 and 4 weeks from departure date; 50% of Rental Costs Less than 4 weeks from departure date; 100% of Rental Costs

Amenities

  • Beds

  • 1 King Bed
  • 2 Queen Beds
  • 6 Twin Beds
  • 1 Crib
  • Features

  • Air Conditioning
  • Game Room
  • Kitchenette
  • Pool Table
  • Beach Towels
  • Garage
  • Linens Provided
  • Porch
  • Deck
  • Heating
  • Parking Included
  • Private Pool
  • Full Kitchen
  • Hot Tub
  • Appliances

  • Alarm Clock
  • Dishwasher
  • Oven
  • TV (Cable/Satellite)
  • Blender
  • Gas Grill
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • CD Player
  • Hair Dryer
  • Refrigerator (Full)
  • Toaster
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Ice Maker
  • Refrigerator (Mini)
  • VCR
  • Coffee Maker
  • Iron
  • Stove
  • Washer/Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Microwave
  • Activities

  • Basketball Court
    (onsite)
  • Tennis
    (onsite)
  • Miniature Golf
    (5 miles)
  • Amusement Park
    (10 miles)
  • Children's Pool
    (onsite)
  • Bicycling
    (1 mile)
  • Canoeing
    (6 miles)
  • Jet Skiing
    (10 miles)
  • Fishing
    (onsite)
  • Restaurant
    (1 mile)
  • Hiking
    (6 miles)
  • Lake
    (10 miles)
  • Grocery Store
    (onsite)
  • Shopping Area
    (1 mile)
  • Park
    (8 miles)
  • Movie Theater
    (10 miles)
  • Gym/Fitness Center
    (onsite)
  • Golf
    (3 miles)
  • Theme Park
    (8 miles)
  • Water Skiing
    (10 miles)
  • Playground
    (onsite)
  • Boating
    (5 miles)
  • Water Park
    (8 miles)
  • Aquarium
    (20 miles)
  • Pool
    (onsite)



Other Vacation Rental Amenities
Pool/Spa - Pool & Spa or 'Spa only' heating available for extra Charge
3 bath tubs, master suite has a corner jacuzzi bath.
Games Room - pool, air hockey, basketball game & darts.
Cable TV in all bedrooms.
10MB wireless internet throughout the villa
HDTV - High definition TV on 42" rear living room TV
7 cable TVs, (TVs in each bedroom),
2 DVD/VHS players
3 DVD players
2 telephones - FREE CALLS to US, Canada and Puerto Rico
Clock radios in each bedroom.
Bed linen, bath towels, hand towels & pool towels provided.
Pack and Play Crib, high chair and stroller.
Portable cool box with freezer packs for your picnics.
2 hairdryers.
FREE use of GAS BBQ
Free cleaning for rentals of one week or over.
FREE USE OF COMMUNITY CLUBHOUSE AMENITIES conveniently situated next door to this property.
Large pool with water feature, tables,chairs, parasols and padded sun loungers.
24/7 fitness room
Games room
Lounge with large screen , DVDs, Video,
FREE USE of 2 computers with internet and printing
Tennis - raquets and balls provided
Basketball - ball provided
Beach volleyball - ball provided
Outdoor children's play park
Fishing rods - On site fishing on the Glenbrook lake
A shuttle bus service can be arranged at the resort for a small charge.
Videos and DVDs can be borrowed from the Clubhouse.
Over sixty top GOLF courses in the area.
Disney World 10mins.
Universal Studios/Seaworld/Aquatica/Wet 'n Wild 20mins. Great shopping malls
Close to local shops and wide choice of restaurants.
New Sweetbay supermarket at entrance to Glenbrook
Local carry outs
Santa-Fe Cattle Co steak house within walking distance.
Wal-mart 3mins.
Local fishing available.
State Park 5mls with canoe hire available.
Water skiing, fishing and off road vehicles 12mins.
Several companies offer hot air ballooning locally.
Crazy golf, go-carting,
Fantasy of Flight - the world's largest private aeroplane collection.
Kennedy Space Center, Cocoa Beach, Daytona 60mls. Tampa, St Petersburg and Gulf Coast beaches approx 70mls.

Reviews for this vacation villa rental in Kissimmee, Florida

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Ben Newcomb

Indianapolis

Awesome Florida / Disney Esperience

The rental is all that was promised. Spacious bedrooms, 6 of them, we had 3 families and each set of adults had their own master sweet. We had our own heated pool and hot tub. Grocery, Walmart and plenty of restaurants within a couple of minutes. If we plan another trip to the area this is where we will stay. Michael was flexible and great to get along with. Thanks.

Michael Jackson

Owner's reply:

Hi Ben,
Many thanks for your review. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your vacation in the house and we hope we have the pleasure of welcoming you back in the future. Your business is very much appreciated.

Best wishes,
Mike

Michelle Smith-Ludlow

Oshawa, Ontario

Wonderful Experience!

I stayed at Jacksonvilla along with 10 other people and it was great. There was lots of space, so we weren't crowding each other. The pool was warm and the hot tub was perfect after a day at Universal Theme Park. The house was in good condition and very clean! I loved that there was a Walgreens within walking distance. Mike was so friendly to deal with. A very nice fellow! I would recommend this house to everyone looking for a relaxing, stress free holiday. I hope to go back one day.

Michael Jackson

Owner's reply:

Hi Michelle,
Many thanks for posting the fantastic review. We are very grateful for your business and it is always a great encouragement to hear that our guests have enjoyed themselves in Jacksonvilla. We very much hope we will get a chance to welcome you back in the future.
Best wishes,
Mike

Crystal Gagnon

Cottam, Ontario. Canada

Awesome Family-Friendly Retreat

Jacksonvilla was everything that we were hoping for. The house was very clean and had tons of room for the 10 of us. The pool sure was a huge hit with the kids - they were in it day and night! The location is great and close to shopping, restaurants and attractions. The owner was very accommodating and did everything possible to make our stay more enjoyable. We hope we get a chance to return in the future!

Michael Jackson

Owner's reply:

Hi Crystal,
Thank you for the great review which is appreciated both by us and our future guests. We are delighted to hear you and the family enjoyed your stay in Jacksonvilla and hope it won't be too long before you return. Thank you for your business which not only enables us to maintain the high standards but also improve the amenities year on year.

Best regards,
Mike

karen arner

Ottawa, Ontario CANADA

Jacksonvilla lives up to the hype!

As an extended family of 10 (6 adults, 4 children under 5) the house more then suited our needs. Spotlessly clean bathrooms, well equipped and functional kitchen overlooking a dining area and family room leading to the pool met all my expectations and delighted the children for hours. Happy kids equals happy parents. Heating the pool was absolutely required as we experienced a cool 2 weeks in February and without a heated pool and spa would not have been able to enjoy it . Having the Resort house so close (literally off the pool area) the children could play within eyesight and yet the house and neighbourhood were quiet and very safe. Michael cares about the satisfaction and comfort of his visitors and has covered all potential problem bases with the support of Renee and her husband Bruce right next door at the clubhouse. They know their stuff and are there to help if the need arises. Close to Disney, you can hear the fireworks at night. Close to EVERTYTHING. WIFI works great, free NA phone. We would come back here in a heartbeat! Well done, Mr. Jackson, we appreciated your house.

Michael Jackson

Owner's reply:

Hi Karen,
We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your vacation in Jacksonvilla and we really appreciate your fantastic review. It gives us great encouragement to know that our guests are taking home some treasured memories and that we could play some part in that.
We really hope you will return in the future and would appreciate if you could pass on the word to friends and family. Thank you for your business!!
Best regards,
Mike

larry

Vancouver, BC

Good

very good experience

Michael Jackson

Owner's reply:

Hi Larry,
Many thanks for the review. I am delighted to hear you enjoyed yourself in Jacksonvilla and your business is very much appreciated. We hope you will return at some stage.

Best regards,
Mike

victoria Lopez

Mooresville, NC USA

Great place

Clean and very spacious home. Wonderful for families With children.

Michael Jackson

Owner's reply:

Hi Victoria,
Thanks for you review. It sounds like you enjoyed your vacation in Jacksonvilla. We hope you will return in the future. Please be assured of a very warm welcome.

Best regards,
Mike

Nancie Heard Fuqua

Spanish Fort, Alabama

Jacksonvilla

My family and I had a most enjoyable time at Jacksonvilla. We highly recommend this property for your Disney vacation needs. The home is large - we had more than enough room for 10 people, and it is VERY clean. It is close to the Disney parks, as well as plenty of restaurants. The owners were very easy and prompt to deal with. Overall, it was a great experience and we highly recommend this property.

Michael Jackson

Owner's reply:

Hi Nancie,
Many thanks for your kind review and for your business. We are delighted that you enjoyed your vacation in Jacksonvilla and we hope you will return. Please be assured of a very warm welcome.
Best regards,
Mike

James Young

Kingston, Ontario

Jacksonvilla is "the best"!

Jacksonvilla is a wonderful place for a holiday in the Orlando area - situated on the Clermont side of Kissimmee - close to Disney and area attractions. It's a great spot for a family or for a group of six to eight golfers. The house is immaculately clean and very well appointed and comfortable. The heated pool and spa are a welcomed addition and the managers are only a phone call away and very responsive to any needs you might have - although that's not likely. It's not much wonder this house and its owners win awards!

Michael Jackson

Owner's reply:

Hi Jim,
Many thanks for the review and for your email, both of which were very encouraging and very much appreciated. It is great to hear that you all enjoyed it so much and even better that you intend to come back next year. Please be assured of a great welcome! Once again thank you for choosing to stay at Jacksonvilla.
Best regards,
Mike

Michelle Treacy

Ireland

Fantastic property

My family and I travelled to Orlando in September and one of the highlights of our trip was our stay in 'Jacksonvilla' a fabulous 6-bed villa, 10 minute drive from all the Disney parks and Universal Studios. But apart from the ideal location of the house, the accommodation is top class - six spacious bedrooms, large kitchen/ living area, dining area and games room, laundry room...all meticulously maintained and immaculately cleaned in a cul de sac beside the Clubhouse which has a vast array of facilities to complement our stay in the house. The pool and jacuzzi area again a fabulous addition to our stay, again spotlessly clean and well maintained. We also really liked the area which has a very safe and elegant feel to it. We hope to return again to Orlando and will definately rebook into 'Jacksonvilla', a home from home!

Michael Jackson

Owner's reply:

Hi Michelle,
Delighted to hear you enjoyed your time in Jacksonvilla. Thank you for the review. We hope to see you again in the future.
Best regards,
Mike

Grace and Abe

Brampton Ontario Canada

Very pleasant experience

Stayed in jacksonvilla for a week.. Our only REGRET? Wish we had stayed longer! It was my family's first time in Florida and am glad we had a very pleasant experience. I'm so glad we rented mike's rental home. We had an emergency family situation and mike was so kind to accommodate our request. We are truly grateful. Also while staying at his home, we had a couple very minor issues. Within the same hour of raising them, the caretaker was there to resolve. The location is convenient as it is close to Walmart and publix grocery store . Thanks Mike for your kind and generous help. We are looking forward to our next visit!

Michael Jackson

Owner's reply:

Hi Grace and Abraham,
Many thanks for choosing to stay at Jacksonvilla. I am really pleased we were able to find alternative dates for you and it was our pleasure to welcome you as guests. We love to hear that our guests have enjoyed their stay and have great memories to take back home. We hope we have the opportunity and privilege of welcoming you back soon. Once again thank you!
Regards,
Mike

HARVEY FROST

Charlotte,N.C. USA

Nice Home

This home was very nice & we enjoyed the heated pool when we came back from the parks.The items available in game room for use needs to be updated(items missing) & lights need to be replaced in pool(burned out)

Michael Jackson

Owner's reply:

Hi Harvey,
Thank you for your review. I spoke with Bruce my property manager and he confirmed the pool deck light was replaced on the day it was reported and the pool light was replaced next day when a replacement was received. The basketball had to be discarded as a guest broke it.

Katie Hedges

Lincolnshire, England

Jacksonvilla met and exceeded all our expectations

Excellent accommodation well placed for Disney parks. As a group of 3 families (6 adults, 6 kids) sharing for 2 weeks we found the villa comfortable, well equipped and spacious.

Michael Jackson

Owner's reply:

Many thanks Katie. You and the family would be very welcome to return.
Regards,
Mike

Robert Walker

Falkirk, Scotland

Walker & Hill Familys

We recently stayed in Jackson-villa for two weeks with a party of 12 consisting of 10 adults and two kids. The villa provided plenty of space for a large party and all of our needs. The games room was great for the kids. Wifi within the villa was ideal for smart phones etc with a PC for use within the Clubhouse. Clean and tidy and well maintained. Bruce and Renee were really helpful and easily reached at the clubhouse right next door.Pool and spa provided. Some great relaxation time. Clubhouse being next door with all the amenties was a big bonus. Mike provided some excellent imformatiom regarding shops & restaurants etc before we headed out & called to make sure every thing was fine when we arrived. Would definately recomend this villa.

Michael Jackson

Owner's reply:

Many thanks for the review Robert. We work hard to ensure high standards and continue to upgrade the amenities. As always we are delighted to hear our guests have had a great time and appreciate the facilities on offer.
Please be assured of a very warm welcome for yourself, friends and family in the future.

Best regards,
Mike

herbert waters

kissimmie

the best way to stay while on vacation

the place was great did not have a hard time getting into the place will tell all my friends about this place we loved it

Michael Jackson

Owner's reply:

Hi Herbert,
Many thanks for your review. It is always so encouraging to hear our guests have had a great time while staying in Jacksonvilla. We hope it will not be long until we will have the pleasure of welcoming yourself, friends and family in the future.
Best regards,
Mike

Lesley Filice

Hamilton, Ontaro Canada

5 Star +

We have recently had the pleasure of enjoying a one week’s stay at Jacksonvilla, a lovely 6 bedroom / 4 bathroom home located in Glenbrook Resort. Jacksonvilla is a very well maintained property both inside and out and has so much to offer including a wonderful pool, spa and games room. It is also conveniently located beside the club house which offers additional amenities such as a playground, community pool, tennis courts, beach volleyball, and more. The house is well equipped, it has many TVs and having WIFI access was an added bonus, allowing the kids to connect to their various gadgets – iPods, iPads, etc. Bruce and Renee who manage the property were wonderful to deal with, and it was a pleasure connecting with Michael who took the time to call us upon our arrival and welcome us into his home. Jacksonvilla is a fantastic home in a great location and I would highly recommend this property to others and welcome the opportunity of returning in the future. Thanks Michael! From the MacDonald & Filice Family

Michael Jackson

Owner's reply:

Hi Lesley,
Many thanks for your great review. It was fantastic to hear the families had such an enjoyable time in Jacksonvilla and that you got so much use from both our amenities and those next door in the Clubhouse. It was an absolute pleasure having you stay in our home and we hope we will have an opportunity to welcome your family and friends in the future. Best wishes from Bruce and Renee also.
Yours sincerely,
Mike

Ann

Fremont, OH

Beautiful, Relaxing House!!!

The house was wonderful. I really liked the fact that there were 2 large tables so we all had a place to sit for dinner. Also, there is plenty of space so that if we wanted "alone time" we could go to our own bedroom for some quiet time. There was also plenty of room for "together time" between the pool/hot tub, games room and living room. The house was great and will definitely stay there again. While we were there the kitchen sink was leaking. When I called the property manager he came over right away. That says a lot!!!

Michael Jackson

Owner's reply:

Many thanks Ann. Hope to welcome to you again.

John Weare

Birmingham, England, United Kingdom

Jackson Villa

Superb holiday home located in a quiet area but within easy reach of local shops and supermarkets. The house has six very good bedrooms with the two en suites being excellent. The downstairs area concisting of lounge, formal dining area and utility room are well laid out and the pool area is more than adequate. The information book in the house contained lots of useful information about all aspects ofn the area includung reteraunts, entertainment, air boat rides and of special interest to our party, local golf courses. The villa is also sited next door to the estates club house which has a large swimming pool and a childrens play area. All in all a very pleasant experience which we hope to repeat next year.

Michael Jackson

Owner's reply:

Many thanks for the review John. We would be delighted to welcome you back next year.

Daniel Mandernach

Brownstown Michigan

Relaxing Vacation Home

This Vacation home was an enjoyable experience for our family's spring break vacation. Plenty of room for the 6 of us and the pool and spa were used daily. House was clean and had everything we needed. Location was good (close to supermarket) and short cut to Disney made things easier. If we come back to Orlando in the future this is were we will try to stay.

Michael Jackson

Owner's reply:

Many thanks for the review Daniel. You and the family would be most welcome in the future.
Best wishes,
Mike

George and Amy Van Ankum

Ontario, Canada

AWESOME place to relax

Thanks to excellent service from the cleaning and management staff, we had a very relaxing vacation. The house is well kept with a nice layout so you can relax in either living room our by the pool. Comfy beds added to our stay. This house is right beside the clubhouse where a larger pool is great for swimming and playing. We loved the location. It is away from the business of Orlando but close enough to go and see the attractions you want .

Michael Jackson

Owner's reply:

Hi George and Amy. Many thanks for your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your vacation and hopefully we can welcome you back in the future.
Best wishes,
Mike

Barbie Guadalupe

San Juan, PR

Great Vacation

I have to say that we loved the house. It was very beautiful, peaceful and comfortable for the 13 of us, including kids! Totally equiped and clean.Overall= Excelent! I would have like more time to enjoy it, but it will be a next time. Orlando is truly tempting to live. We had a fantastic vacation!!!

Michael Jackson

Owner's reply:

Hi Barbara,
Thank you for your kind comments. We are delighted you enjoyed your vacation in Jacksonvilla and we look forward to welcoming you back in the future. You are our first guests from Puerto Rico so please pass on the word about Jacksonvilla to friends and family.
Best wishes and happy new year,
Mike

Terry Baltzer

Tulsa, OK USA

Great place to stay near Disney

We stayed 8 nights with our large family (5 kids), and this house was perfect for us. The private pool was great, and we also spent quite a bit of time in the large clubhouse pool next door. We visited Disney 5 days, and the trip from house to parking was about 15-20 minutes using the 429 toll road. The beds were good, plenty of towels for swimming, house was nice and clean, and the owners were very easy to work with. One of the AC units was not working one day, but it was fixed promptly after a call to the property manager. I would rent this house again if we return to the Disney area.

Richard McClure

Belfast, Northern Ireland

excellent orlando villa

I have been on vacation to florida 7 times and have never stayed in a villa that can compete with jacksonvilla. The facilities on offer were superb and it really felt like a home away from home. Location is excellent and the clubhouse was another luxury. The owners really take pride in their home and I would not hesitate about returning. ps, especially liked having high definition cable on the huge flatscreen tv.

Andrew

Belfast, NI

Great Villa

I have been to Jacksonvilla 3 times now and it just keeps getting better and better. The house is kept in excellent condition (better than most in the area). The addition of WiFi and HDTVs with cable is a great bonus as well. Being next door the clubhouse is great because there is a larger pool and tennis court to take advantage off. Being only 10 mins from disney makes it an ideal home for the parks. Really enjoyed my stay and would definitely go back!

cindyParton

Shawnee,Ok

MJ's Florida Villa

My husband, myself and 4 of our children stayed in MJ's villa in Clermont, FL. It is a beautiful home with an awesome and much used pool and hot tub. We had more than enough room. Proberty is located in a housing edition.We felt comfortable that not only the family but our belongings and vehicles were safe and undisturbed. It is located within a few miles of theme parks we visited. Close to a grocery stores, convenience stores,gas and shopping of all kinds.My daughters and I enjoyed a trip to the nail salon which was also very close. We are already planning our next vacation in which we are planning to return to MJ's villa if possible! I also wanted to mention how affordable our stay was at the villa. We have been fortunate enough to stay in a few different homes on our various vacations and I have to say it was one of the most inexpensive, as well as best located to meet our needs.

Henri Paille

Winnipeg, MB Canada

Great location

Jacksonvilla is located just south of Clermont - west of Orlando and close to all attractions. It is also close to many amenities - pharmacies, groceries, restaurants, etc. A clubhouse is situated next door. An enjoyable home found very clean at our arrival. All details provided by the owner were spot on.

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Lovely big home with a great pool/spa, April 14, 2011
Jennifer Brewer
By Jennifer Brewer (Fredericton, NB, Canada)

Very very clean, very big, beautiful house in a beautiful part of Florida. We traveled with our four young children (age 1, 2, 7, and 9) and our inlaws. Loved having the clubhouse to use beside us (nice exercise equipment available 24/7) and the play structure for the youngest kids. The pool at the house was very nice, warm and clean. The house was plenty big for all 8 of us, and layed out nice. Groceries were easy to get (about a 5 minute walk) and it was a nice subdivision. Walmart was close (for all the little things you forget to pack!!) and lots to do nearby! We visited Lake Louisa State park, and the kids LOVED the lake. We hiked there as well. Very warm water, calm and private! Also drove to Cocoa Beach, loved it there - not nearly as crowded as Clearwater. Went to Houlihans restaurant nearby (yum) and Disney as well. Wonderful memories made, most of them right at the house and in our pool. Four happy kids!!!

Mar 11 - Spacious, nice pool, great for families, March 22, 2011
By Donna Grift (Ontario, Canada)

We went with 2 families, 4 adults and 7 kids/teens. There was ample space for everyone to sleep. It was nice to have the 6 single beds so siblings didn't have to share a double bed. The 2 couples (parents) each had their own room with an en-suite bathroom. One large master bedroom on main floor with another room with double bed on that floor. The remaining rooms were upstairs. Lots of bathrooms but don't try to all have showers in the morning as there is not enough hot water for that. Really enjoyed our stay and would go there again if we were in the area. The owners had lots of helpful information in the house and have been great to deal with. We heated the pool and that was a good thing to do in March. Pool depth was 3ft to 5 ft. There was a small hot tub pool (optional to heat it to hot tub temperature) that flowed into larger pool. Kitchen had sufficient stock of kitchenware. Spices, dish soap, laundry soap are not provided but the SweetBay down the road had everything we needed. We didn't really need the clubhouse beside us except for internet. There is a library for internet access not too far from the house as well. Great place!


Mar 11 - By Henri Paille (Winnipeg, MB Canada)

Jacksonvilla is located just south of Clermont - west of Orlando and close to all attractions. It is also close to many amenities - pharmacies, groceries, restaurants, etc. A clubhouse is situated next door. An enjoyable home found very clean at our arrival. All details provided by the owner were spot on.


Feb/Mar 11. Judi and Mal Knocker, Oshawa, Ontario, Canada

This home is in a perfect location in the park. It is very clean, spacious and well stocked. Bruce & Renee were extremely helpful. A reference book in the home told about restaurants, golf courses and local attractions. Directions were given to airport, DisneyWorld and other attractions. It was very useful.


Jan 11 - Henri and Louise Paillé; Rosaire & Jeanine Normandeau; Philipp & Helene vincent; Winnipeg, MB, Canada

A few comments on our stay at Jacksonvilla...

Michael,

On behalf of our group, I want to let you know that we had the good fortune to hook up with you and rent Jacksonvilla for several weeks this past January.

Your home in Florida is the perfect location - Quiet Street, adjacent to the Glenbrook clubhouse, and close to many amenities and the Orlando parks. The house was comfortable and functional.

It was a pleasure to meet Bruce, your property manager, and Renee, the clubhouse manager - they made us feel welcome.

We look forward to other opportunities to rent Jacksonvilla, and it will be our pleasure to recommend it to others.
A good time was had by all in Florida - made more so with our stay at Jacksonvilla.
Feel free to send the links to your recommendation form.

Thanks again for making it easy to work with you.

All the Best,

Henri

Conversion from a 5 to 6 bedroom villa completed 15th January 2011

Christmas/New Year 10/11. Susan Benjamin and family, Caro, MI, USA

Hi Mike,

The villa was wonderful!!! Wish the weather had been also :). We did at least get three warm days and one beautiful day. The villa was beautiful and very nicely maintained. The boys enjoyed getting to have their own rooms for a change. Everyone went fishing a few times and my two youngest made great use of the playground being right next store. It was wonderful for me since I could watch them from the pool area while reading because the playground was so close. The two oldest girls took advantage of being able to rent DVD's from the clubhouse. We also loved that it was so close to so many stores and restaurants. Everything we needed was near-by, including Disney World. Spent a cold day there, but the kids had a blast. We spent one day at the beach and it was only an hours drive from the villa. The last day it was finally warm enough to swim in the pool and the kids spent the entire day in it. With everything you provided the villa was a great money saver for us over the choice of a hotel. A hotel would have been the same amount of money for the week, but no private pool, no privacy, no playground, and no fishing or tennis. In addition, we saved money by being able to cook at the villa instead of eating all our meals out. It was a wonderful vacation and if we ever go back to Florida we will be contacting you to see if your villa is available. Thank you so much for the use of your villa and we hope to be able to come back someday.

Sincerely,

Susan Benjamin


Oct 10 - Patricia Buchanan and family, St Louis, MO, USA

We had a wonderful time. I hope we can come back again....We will come back again soon.
Patricia.


Aug 10. Peter & Sara Smyth, Hertfordshire, England

Guest book - Lovely villa in a great location. Would definitely recommend to friends.

Email - Michael,
Thank you for your refund and note, both were much appreciated.

We loved your house, it was a great size for us and having the clubhouse pool next door was a godsend. I know you said it was underused but we only ever shared it on a couple of occasions and even then only for 10 minutes; it was almost like having another private pool. The games room received a lot of use although my pool playing skills didn't noticeably improve.

The location was perfect for getting in and out of Disney easily and the local shops were very good - although how they remain open when they seem so quiet is beyond me.

I would definitely recommend your house to friends and would be more than happy to come back to stay on a subsequent visit ourselves.

All the best,
Pete

July 10 - Jorge, Brenda, Yalandi and Kim Castro, Columbus, Georgia, USA
Had a wonderful time. Thank you for sharing your beautiful home!!

July 10 - Mark and Beverley, Ridge, New York, USA
Great home, great location, great people & a great vacation. Thanks so much!

July 10 - Christalyn Davis and family, Tallahassee, Florida, USA
Thank You Michael. Everything was great and we really enjoyed the house.

June 10 - Teresa Griffin, Weaverville, North Carolina, USA

Email: We spent 6/19-6/22 at your home for our girls volleyball tournament. Things were quite stressful because of their play schedules, but I want you to know that staying at your beautiful home was so relaxing for us. Many of our team members found deals in condos, resorts, etc, but nobody was more pleased with their accommodations than we were.

From the time we walked in the home was so inviting and spacious. Everyone had their own space. Actually the home was so spacious that we didn't even use the front living area at all. The family room was so comfortable and the girls thoroughly enjoyed the pool right outside our door. Everything was so clean and convenient.
The location of your home is the best in the community being right beside the clubhouse. The area was very quiet during the days and nights and this was something we really appreciated after long exhausting days spent at the convention center playing volleyball. We didn't do too well in the tournament, but our daughters both played very well and so overall it was a great experience.

My family would definitely return to your home when we come that way again and may actually try to come down this Fall or Winter. Thank you for the use of your lovely home.

June 10 - Robert Best, Bangor, N.Ireland
Commented on Jackson-Villa Rentals

I've have been there, it is fabulous!

May 10 - James, Natalie, Ben & Sam Blackwell. Co Meath, Ireland.
Email: Thank you Mike and Gillian for letting us use your beautiful villa during our visit to Orlando. With the busy days visiting the parks, what kept us going was the knowledge that your beautiful villa & pool was waiting for us to relax in. We were also on holidays with our kids, grandparents & aunt, so we appreciated the 5 spacious bedrooms, and 3 living room areas, which allowed plenty of space for us all :-)
I would highly recommend this villa to anyone - whether it's for a relaxing holiday in Florida, or a busy holiday visiting the parks, Jacksonvilla gets tops marks on all aspects. Until next time - Natalie
Guest book: What can I say? We had a great holiday. The villa exceeded our expectation. Do close to everything; great pool; great size. The kids have had a magical time. Thank you for sharing your house with us. Until next time!
May 10 - John, Chris and Jane Blackwell, York, England
We had a fantastic holiday here with our children and grandchildren. The villa is everything we had hoped for and more! Thank you.

April 10 - Sue Davies, Downderry, Cornwall, England
What a wonderful time we had in your home with all the family celebrating granddads 60th birthday.
April 10 - John Davies, Downderry, Cornwall, England
Great pool - Bruce was a great help as well. Excellent for internet, being next door to the Community Centre which was very quiet.


Mar/Apr 10 - Frances Samson. Troon, Scotland.

We stayed at your villa along with Colin & Heather Nelson and just wanted to say how impressed we were with the accommodation. It was very clean, spacious, airy and with everything in it to make it feel like home (except there is no sun at home). Thanks for making your home available to us. I would, and will, recommend it to anyone visiting Florida.

Mar/Apr 10 - Heather, Colin and Ross Nelson. Belfast, N.Ireland

We stayed at Jacksonvilla for three weeks during March/April 2010. This is a beautiful home, exceptionally well equipped and spotlessly clean. The pool area was fantastic and the games room even better! The local amenities such as gas stations and supermarkets were close by and plentiful and the staff in the club-house were very helpful in all matters e.g. printing out our boarding passes for flights home. The short cut through Disney was great. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in Jacksonvilla; it is perfect for a family holiday. We have absolutely no complaints at all about this home and we will definitely be staying here again on our next visit to Orlando.

Feb 10 - Anna Mary Cullen, Belfast N.Ireland
Had a wonderful holiday here with my five sisters. The villa was spacious and bright.
Feb 10 - Nora Canning, Derry, N.Ireland
Enjoyed our holiday in this beautiful house.
Feb 10 - Mary Kelly, Buncrana, Co Donegal, Ireland
Enjoyed our holiday in your beautiful Florida house. Thanks for your hospitality.
Feb 10 - Jacinta O'Donnell, Dumfries, Co Donegal, Ireland
Had a wonderful time in your beautiful home.
Feb 10 - Roma Devlin, Clonmany, Co Donegal, Ireland
Thank you very much for a lovely stay in your house.

New Year 09/10 - Russ and Barish families.
John, Bonnie, Kyle and Summer Russ. Yardley PA.
Mike and Carol Barish. Baton Rouge LA.

Happy New Year! Great home - We had a good time except LSU (Louisiana State University) lost to Penn State in the 'Capital One Bowl'.

Christmas 09 - Blain family, Montreal Quebec, Canada.
Pierre, Rita, Sylvain, Marie-Jose, Lydia, Joey, Amalia, Alexandra, Marie-Andre.

We absolutely loved the house. We were the first Canadians to come and it was an honor for us. We would love to come back again!

Email: Everything was great. You have a very nice house, very clean, well situated, near everything, store, shopping center and groceries stores. I would recommend your house to anyone without hesitation. Finely, I will certainly returning to your house the next time I am going in your area.

Have a very nice year and again, thank you!

Sept 09 - Justyn Mackay, Bangor, N. Ireland
Stunning home with excellent facilities. Enjoyed every minute; sad to leave!

Sept 09 - Chris Logan
A really comfortable and spacious house with all the facilities you could ever want; Jackson Villa provides a great base to explore central Florida and beyond. I particularly enjoyed the pool just outside the backdoor; not to mention the larger pool just next door at the clubhouse. The games room provided was also a very nice touch, and we spent loads of our time using the pool and air hockey tables. If I'm ever back in Florida I wouldn't hesitate to return to Jackson Villa, and will happily recommend it to friends and family.

Aug 09 - David, Hannah, Malki, Esti, Zisha, Tzippy, Dov & Bracha Rosenberg. Joseph & Rachel Newmann. Monsey, New York.

Thanks so much for such a wonderful stay in such a great house. We had a stupendous time and the kids enjoyed the pool every second that we were here. Thanks again.

Aug 09 - P Clifford & family. Middx, England

Michael, we had a great time and would have no problem using or recommending your villa once again. We were happy and will contact you again should we need a 5 bedroom.

July 09 - The Craigs. Andrew, Angela, Philip, Laura and Michael. Belfast, N.Ireland

We had a great time staying in Jacksonvilla. The large villa enabled us to spread out and it easily accommodated the four adults and six grown up teens. Everyone enjoyed the gamesroom the pool area which was private, as described. Whether relaxing by the pool, in the pool on our lilos (with seats), or having lilo races in the pool, it was great. We enjoyed several enjoyable BBQs, watched the sun go down and were able to enjoy the Florida heat late into the evening.

The teens made great use of the Clubhouse facilities next door and this is an excellent asset particularly for groups with children. We also took several trips to the lovely beaches and the cool box proved very useful for our picnic and drinks.

We will definitely be recommending it to friends and family.

Thanks, Ang

May 09 - Best regards, Samantha

I am back in Peru, everything was very good with the house, very nice and all my family was very happy! thank you!

March 09 - Nancy, Amy, Brady, Jenny, Ann-Marie,Meredith, Laurel, Brady, Catherine, Sophie, Nicolette, Greta & Matthew. Mequon Wisconsin, Wauwatosa Wisconsin & Brighton New York.

Great location for Richardson's National Training Center in Clermont and the Disney Parks. Beautiful villa; loved being near the Rec Center - Beautiful pool - Spacious rooms. We all had a great time.

Jan 09 - Many thanks, Alison Patterson-Brown

This was our second trip to Florida with our family, 5 adults and two young children. The villa was excellent. Positioned far enough away from the bustle of Orlando nightlife and within easy driving distance from all the theme parks. Easy to find on arrival - even at 11.30pm with a delayed flight!

Villa was very spacious with 2 double rooms with en-suite and 3 twin rooms with a further 2 bathrooms. Living and dining areas very comfortable and utility room well situated and very functional with easy access to garage. The kitchen was well presented and offered a central hub for all the family.

Pool area was a great chill-out after all day at theme parks! Bonus was the Jacuzzi once we were shown how to switch it on! All windows had fly screens so if you wanted to leave the ac off and enjoy a night-time breeze you could without worrying about any bugs! Everywhere was very clean and well maintained. Any questions were answered very quickly.

The villa was located next to the complex clubhouse which gave use to internet and had its own pool and tennis court. Staff were very friendly and helpful. Internet was great for online checking-in for return flight home and saved a lot of cuing at airport. Local shops were located just a few minutes drive on the main highway and there was a 24hr pharmacy at the entrance to the estate.

Our opinion: The Glenbrook estate is well situated and accessible to all attractions in Orlando and offers a relaxing base for a family holiday. Restaurants and shops are close to hand and home delivery is also available if you just want a night off!

We would certainly recommend the villa we stayed in, and will be using it again on our next trip to Orlando.

October 08 - Terry and Joy, Belfast, N.Ireland.
Excellent villa & pool. Had a great holiday. Sorry to leave. Very many thanks!

Under new ownership from July 2008 - Mike and Gillian Jackson

January 08 - The Freemans, Sweatmans & Maddeys. Ballas, Georgia.
The house was well appointed and comfortable. Our family had enough space to spread out. Hope to return soon!
Nov/Dec 07 - Muchas Personas de Venezuela. Good time and lots of space. It was fun.
Oct 07 - Joey, Sasha, Andrew, Rosylin, Arianna, Mine', Leanne, Oscar. Miami FL.
We had a good time, went to horror nights. Great vacation home and slept well. Hope to come back next year.
July 07 - The Bellamy Family - Great house..I had a lot of fun and had a great time in Orlando.
July 07 - Berts, Bellamys, Alstons & Wallaces - The house is lovely. Easily accommodates 8 people.
July 07 - The Ramkissoon's, Baksh & Harrital Family. New York City.
We had a great time. We enjoyed the house and especially the pool. The house was great. Hope to come back soon and have some more great times!
June 07 - The Kinsey Family
Had a great time. Wish our stay could have been longer. See you next year!
June 07 - A.S McDonald, mother of the Kinseys
I had a lovely time and a peace of mind. The house is nicely decorated.
April 07 - Dearsey Family, England
Quiet, spacious villa with good facilities. Our party of eight people could get their own space if necessary.
Jan 07 - Murilo/Venturini. Brazil.
I really enjoyed my staying here in this wonderful house. The house is well decorated and the couches very comfortable. Thank you for making my vacation unique.

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