Kissimmee Journals

15 miles from Disney

A May 2003 trip to Kissimmee by reneejuan

Quote: The Villas at Fortune Place are located on a small resort with not much to do, but very quiet. The villas were 15 miles away from the Disney parks and took 15 minutes to get to them. The villas themselves were very spacious and were on a small lake.

15 miles from Disney

Overview

Quote:
I suggest taking an airboat ride. The instructors take you around and teach you how to steer, then let you go!

Quick Tips:

Take it easy at least one day in between going to the parks so you don't get burnt out to quickly. We found out that one waterpark, two days of parks, one day to relax at the resort, and three more days of parks or other activities helped.

Best Way To Get Around:

A car is a necessity to get around. Of course there are buses you could take after walking about half a mile to get to them.
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Best Things Nearby:Airboat rides, Publix foodmart, many resturants and kids village.Best Things About the Resort:The rooms were spacious. The resort was small but very quiet. It is situated on a small lake which was nice for fishing. The staff was very friendly.Resort Experience:Although the resort was 15 miles from the Disney parks it only took 15 minutes to get to them. The resort is located just off the Florida Turnpike which is also nice because it takes you to Universal in 10 minutes. The resort does not have many amenities, (except the usual basketball and tennis courts). The pool is quite small, but the jacuzzi makes up for the pool. They have a wonderf...Read More

Member Rating 2 out of 5 on June 11, 2003

Villas At Fortune Place
1201 SIMPSON ROAD
Kissimmee, Florida 34744
(407) 348-0330