Welcome to Grande Villas Resort
** Winner of the Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence **\n\nIdeally located for discovering the exciting attractions of Orlando, the Grande Villas Resort gives you the chance to relax in between sightseeing and exploring. Styled with traditional Caribbean charm, the resort offers a tropical landscape, where you can soak up the sun or choose from the array of activities on offer.\nThe resort sits just three kilometres from Downtown Disney, and is only a short drive from Universal Studios and SeaWorld. Shopaholics will be perfectly placed with the Florida Mall within easy reach and a host of designer outlets also in the surrounding area.\nAcross the exotic garden grounds you will find a large swimming pool, which has a 40 foot tall volcano that shoots water through the air and has water slides. A heated outdoor hot tub provides the ideal place to unwind. Little ones can play in the children's section, which has a shallow pool, fountains and a playground.\nFamilies will find plenty of activities they can enjoy together whilst staying at the resort, from basketball and tennis, to volleyball and mini golf. The games room has a choice of activities, including shuffleboard, and the entertainment team offers events such as karaoke.\nIf you want to keep fit during your stay you can head to the gym, which is equipped with a variety of weight lifting and cardio machines. Those looking for more extreme sports will find a host of water sports in the local area, as well as horseback riding and hot air balloon rides.\n\n**PLEASE NOTE ** A daily resort fee is payable locally.\n\nGuests are required at check in to leave a refundable security deposit of 100 per room. This must be paid via credit card or a debit card if it is authorized for charges in the US.\n\nThe minimum age for check-in is 21 years and guests are required to show government issued ID at check-in\n\nThe hotel is non-smoking and does not allow pets\n\n*Official rating 4** \n\n##Location\n The Grande Villas Resort sits in a peaceful location, just a short drive from Walt Disney World. The local area is filled with theme parks, shopping malls, restaurants and entertainment venues. \n\n##Accomodation\n One-bedroom villas consists of one king size bed and one sofa bed which can sleep a maximum of four guests (up to three children).\n\nOne-bedroom villa amenities include free parking, one king size bed in the bedroom and a sofa bed in the living area. There is also a small balcony, cable TV, DVD player and an iPod docking station. Additional amenities include a kitchenette with refrigerator, microwave, oven, coffee maker, dishware, cooking utensils, kitchen linens (dishtowels, sponges, etc.). The bathroom has a shower/bath combination and bathroom amenities such as a hair dryer. There is also a washing machine and tumble dryer for guests to make use of in the same building.\n\nOne-bedroom villas are 48.68 square metres (524 square feet).\n\nTwo-bedroom villas consist of two bedrooms with one queen size bed and two single beds which can sleep up to six guests (up to five children).\n\nTwo-bedroom villa amenities include free Parking, full kitchen, one king size bed in the main bedroom, two twin beds in the second bedroom and a separate living area with queen size sofa bed. There is also a balcony or patio area. Additional amenities include an iPod docking station, Wi-Fi, two televisions, cable TV, two telephones and a kitchen with refrigerator, microwave, oven, coffee maker, dishwasher, dishware, cooking utensils and a dining table.\n\nTwo-bedroom villas are 123.5 square metres (1,329 square feet).\n\nMaid Service Rooms are cleaned once every seven days. Daily maid service may be available at an additional cost. \n\n##Eating and Drinking\n Guests will enjoy cooking in their own villas, as each is equipped with a modern partial kitchen. Drinks and light bites are available at the snack bar and in the cafe. \n\n##Swimming Pools\n The resort's outdoor swimming pool boasts a water volcano, slides, a heated hot tub and a children's activity area. The poolside is the ideal place to relax, with a choice of sun loungers and umbrellas.