5 bedrooms / 3.5 bathrooms, sleeps 10

Sunset Lakes (community info)

Owned by: Holly Pursell

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Villa ref: 3669
**Beautiful 5 bed South Facing Lakeview Villa**
* Just 5 minutes’ drive from Walt Disney World’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park
* Private South Facing Pool with Beautiful Lake View ~ Quiet Location Yet Close To Amenities
* Great for Families or Groups
* Spacious Living and High-Quality Comforts
* Offering the Privacy Needed for Proper Relaxation

Villa Overview

General details
Owner's nameHolly Pursell
CommunitySunset Lakes
Number of bedrooms5
Number of bathrooms3.5
Maximum number of guests10
Breakdown of beds
King size beds1
Queen size beds2
Twin / single beds4
Bedroom 1King size bed
Bedroom 2Queen size bed
Bedroom 3Queen size bed
Bedroom 42 single beds
Bedroom 52 single beds
Wi-fi / Internet availablecheck_circle_outline
Private poolcheck_circle_outline
Pool is south facingcheck_circle_outline
Games roomcheck_circle_outline
Stroller / pramcheck_circle_outline
Crib / cotcheck_circle_outline
High chaircheck_circle_outline
Lake viewcheck_circle_outline
Communal poolcheck_circle_outline
Washer / dryercheck_circle_outline
Linens includedcheck_circle_outline
Gated communitycheck_circle_outline
House has an alarmcheck_circle_outline
Use of a safecheck_circle_outline
Lanai / covered areacheck_circle_outline
Beach chairscheck_circle_outline
Beach towelscheck_circle_outline
It is your responsibility to check with the private owner as to the nature and availability of these amenities.

Meet the owner

Holly Pursell
My husband, Rich, and I live outside Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in the United States. We have two daughters and one son ages 37, and 34 (twins). We have been married for 40 years. Rich is the Vice President of a small pharmaceutical company, and I am the Administrative Assistant to the Principal at one of our local elementary schools.

We have always loved vacationing with our children, and Florida has always been one of our favorite places to stay. When Blue Horizon Villa became available for sale, we knew this was the place we wanted to make memories in.



Blue Horizon Villa, located in the ideally situated community of Sunset Lakes, offers you and your party the unique opportunity to spend your Florida vacation in a quiet rural setting, yet only a short drive away from the theme parks, restaurants, shopping malls and all the many attractions Orlando has to offer.
**Ticking all the boxes **
• Genuinely Just 5 minutes from Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park and Disney’s Blizzard Beach Water Park ~ This enviable location is surrounded by conservation areas and natural lakes.
• This Attractive, two-story charming villa provides guests with a home from home in the sun. There’s plenty of room to stretch out and relax away from the excitement and bustle of the parks.
• Private South Facing Pool with 30ft x 15 seasonally heated pool ~ not overlooked by neighbours.
• Beautiful Lake View from the spacious extended deck ~ no looking at neighbours or walls/fences at breakfast!
• All Day Sunshine on the patio, making the most of the Florida sun on the especially in the shorter winter months. (We do have shade on our patio for children and those who do not like too much sun)
• Homely atmosphere and a good family choice for your stay in Orlando
• A beautifully furnished, family friendly home that is stylishly decorated and very well appointed with excellent facilities. This villa has spacious living accommodation that ultimately provides you with an enjoyable and comfortable stay.
Sunset Lakes
• Conveniently located ~ This villa is only a few minutes’ drive to the hottest local attractions and theme parks with all the vacation fun you could soak up!
• Gated community ~ Small, quiet, exclusive development ~ surrounded by conservation areas and natural wetlands.
• Offers ultimate in rest, relaxation, and great value – You’ll just love the luxury of being able to pop back to the villa to enjoy the midday dip in the pool.
• Large community pool – perfect surrounds for relaxing on spacious grounds with pleasant gardens
• Children’s Playpark.
• Fishing is permitted on the lakes for our guests.
• Building work is complete on Sunset Lakes.
Sunset Lakes is located just off the main 192 West. Disney World Resort is approx. 5 minutes’ drive. Universal Studios Wet ‘N’ Wild, Sea World and the International Drive area 15–20-minute drive. There are many, many fabulous golf courses within a 5-minute drive. It’s just a hop, skip and jump to some of Orlando’s finest shopping, dining, and entertainment venues.
Orlando International Airport is 30 minutes’ drive. Sanford Airport is 1 hour drive. The fabulous beaches of the Gulf Coast are 1.5 hours’ drive away and the Atlantic beaches are 1 hour away.


Guests will enjoy exceptional facilities at this villa...
2nd Floor Sleeping Accommodation
Bedroom #1: Super-king Bed ~ (USA King), Master Bedroom with 50” smart flat screen TV, nightstands, and dresser. A huge full en –suite bathroom with garden tub
Bedroom #2: King Bed (USA Queen) large bedroom with 32” flat screen TV, nightstands, dresser with mirror and wardrobe.
Bedroom #3: Twin Beds x 2 ~ large bedroom with 32” smart flat screen TV, nightstand, chest and wardrobe.
Bathrooms: As well as the full en-suite in the master bedroom, we have a further bathroom on this floor. (Toilet, shower, and wash hand basin)
Ground Floor Sleeping Accommodation:
Bedroom #4: King Bed - (USA Queen) large bedroom with 32”flat screen TV, nightstands, dresser with mirror and wardrobe. Patio doors from this bedroom take you to the fabulous deck.
Bedroom #5: Twin Beds x 2 ~ large bedroom with 32” flat screen TV, nightstand, dresser with mirror and wardrobe.
Bathrooms ~ Another Bathroom on this floor ~ (Toilet, shower, and wash hand basin)
Half bath ~ Sink and wash hand basin also on this floor.
• Fabulous modern Fully – Fitted kitchen with all modern major appliances & many, many extras.
• Self-catering accommodation for guests who don’t want to eat out all the time.
• Custom window treatments.
• Beautiful dining table seating 6 guests.
• Fully equipped utility room with front washer/dryer and ironing facilities.
Living & Family Rooms
• 2 stylishly furnished lounges offering plenty of comfortable seating and extra space to spread out, 50” smart flat screen TV.
• Elegant dining area seating 6 guests.
• Custom window treatments enhancing peaceful atmosphere.
Games Room
**For your enjoyment we also have a full-size pool table and air hockey table ~ Fun for the kids! **
• Immaculately maintained throughout with attention to detail.
• Bright and welcoming interior – very spacious.
‘Blue Horizon Villa’ gives you every vacation amenity desired to slow your pace, yet gets you to where the action is quickly! This family friendly villa offers the best of both worlds; private self-catering accommodation yet close to all the attractions.
• Free high-speed WI-FI internet access.
• Streaming channels plus 100s of tv channels.
Baby facilities include: Cot/crib, high-chair, stair gate & bed-side rail.
All bed linen and towels provided.
• All pool towels provided saving space in your luggage.
• Friendly local management team on hand with 24 hour call out.
• Hairdryers.
• Child pool safety fence around the pool.
• Alarms on both sliding doors downstairs near the pool.
• Alarmed with police monitoring.

Rental rates (per week - for the home - NOT per person)

US Dollar ($) rates include all taxes. UK Pounds (£) rates include all taxes.

2023 DatesUS Dollars ($)UK Pounds (£)
25 Nov 2023 - 15 Dec 2023$1755£1350
16 Dec 2023 - 05 Jan 2024$2178£1675

2024 DatesUS Dollars ($)UK Pounds (£)
16 Dec 2023 - 05 Jan 2024$2178£1675
06 Jan 2024 - 22 Mar 2024$1885£1450
23 Mar 2024 - 05 Apr 2024$2308£1775
06 Apr 2024 - 28 Jun 2024$2113£1625
29 Jun 2024 - 30 Aug 2024$2308£1775
31 Aug 2024 - 22 Nov 2024$2113£1625
23 Nov 2024 - 20 Dec 2024$1885£1450
21 Dec 2024 - 03 Jan 2025$2308£1775

2025 DatesUS Dollars ($)UK Pounds (£)
21 Dec 2024 - 03 Jan 2025$2308£1775
04 Jan 2025 - 11 Apr 2025$1885£1450
12 Apr 2025 - 25 Apr 2025$2308£1775
26 Apr 2025 - 27 Jun 2025$2113£1625
28 Jun 2025 - 29 Aug 2025$2308£1775
30 Aug 2025 - 21 Nov 2025$2113£1625
22 Nov 2025 - 19 Dec 2025$1885£1450
20 Dec 2025 - 02 Jan 2026$2308£1775

Rental rates notes

Pool heat AT 88 DEGREES is £140.00/$210.00 per week extra and recommended from Oct - April
10% deposit required to secure this reservation. The final balance due 10 weeks before departure.
A refundable damage/excessive cleaning deposit of $250.00/ £150.00 required.
Please note: There is a maximum of 2 car parking spaces available. There is no street parking on Sunset Lakes between 10pm - 8am.
I hope I can be of service to you and your guests on this occasion.

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Late availability

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Guest reviews of this villa

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Had the most amazing stay at 8522 blue horizon. The villa is immaculate and well looked after, any problems and holly got sorted ASAP thank you holly for making are trip extra special.

Guest name: Hayley dawson
Date of visit: 16.5.2023

Owner's response: Thank you so much for your review. I'm so happy to hear that you enjoyed your holiday. If you come back to Florida in the future, please keep us in mind.

Scenic Views and a Home Away From Home

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My family and I stayed here for my birthday late January, and it was absolutely beautiful. The home was clean, charming, and just minutes away from Downtown Disney. The hosts were easy to work with and attentive. We will definitely try to make this an annual retreat as it truly was a home away from home.

Guest name: Anthony Louis
Date of visit: January 2023

Owner's response: Thank you so much for your review. We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. Please come back again soon.


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