Welcome to Valhalla Shire, a beautiful 5 bedroom / 4 bathroom pool home, complete with spa, games room, and conservation view, in the exclusive gated community of The Shire in beautiful West Haven, which is close to almost everything a family could want! We are fortunate to have a great selection of quality vacation rentals in the Disney area and Valhalla Shire is a superb example of that.
Why Valhalla Shire
Very competitively priced for a home of this standard Valhalla Shire offers fantastic value for money, and a real touch of luxury, with a beautifully furnished home in a tranquil setting. A 5 bedroom home with 4 full bathrooms, this villa offers It sleeps 10 people comfortably and we do restrict occupancy to that number to preserve the integrity of the home.
Valhalla Shire is located less than seven miles from Walt Disney World, in an exclusive, gated community called The Shire, a subdivision of West Haven. With more than 3,200 square feet of comfortable living space, your family will have plenty of room to relax. You will be able to enjoy two king master bedroom suites, each boasting their own en suite bathrooms. There are also formal living and dining areas, a fully equipped kitchen, and a family room that includes a very large 65 inch flat screen TV.
Your vacation getaway is enhanced with a well-equipped games room and a private pool and spa, tucked away in a quiet area with no rear view neighbors to spoil your peace and quiet. The tranquility that Valhalla Shire provides is a major plus for any family vacation, but it is by no means the only thing we recommend about this wonderful home. In fact, the list is almost endless.
The Shire, a subdivision located inside the impressive West Haven community, also has access to the clubhouse area, which boasts a gym, large resort style pool, tennis courts, and a childrens’ play area. The community itself is literally five minutes away from a host of shopping and restaurant options at nearby Champions Gate, while about ten minutes in the other direction you will find some more great shopping opportunities at the very popular Posner Park Mall.
The I-4 highway is just a five minute drive away. From there you can easily access Walt Disney World, Universal Studios, and SeaWorld, as well as visit the town of Celebration and all the other attractions along US-192 and International Drive.
Given all that, the location of Valhalla Shire is clearly a major plus, but it is the home itself which is the main attraction here and it’s easy to see why. Valhalla Shire is one of just 115 homes in The Shire, a gated community which is impressive to look at and immaculately maintained. You get the feel of luxury just driving through the gates and the home itself is very welcoming too, offering a spacious feel as you enter through the front door.
The first thing you see is the sheer size of the home, with the second sitting area to your right, complete with a 50 inch TV, the dining area with seating for six next to that, and beyond that the kitchen and main living area, with the impressive pool in the distance.
The main living area has leather furniture, an impressive mahogany entertainment center housing a large 65 inch TV. It is an ideal place for the whole family to sit back and relax, or maybe watch the latest movies and shows. With Disney+ offered free of charge, there will be no shortage of things for the entire family to watch.
The kitchen is fully equipped with a dishwasher, microwave, full refrigerator, stove, coffee machine, toaster, waste disposal, and a host of hand held appliances. All kitchen utensils and crockery are provided for you, as are all linens and towels.
The two king bedrooms are located on the second floor, but on the first floor is a queen room, a welcome bonus for those who have trouble navigating stairs. Right next to that queen room is a full bathroom.
On the second floor you will find the other four bedrooms and the two king rooms mentioned earlier, both very impressive with full en suite facilities. The very spacious master bathroom is particularly luxurious with a Roman tub, separate shower, and his-and-hers bathroom sinks. These master bedrooms also have access to the second floor balcony overlooking the pool, another unique feature of the homes in The Shire.
Another queen bedroom, which boasts a Star Wars theme, and a twin room featuring Mickey Mouse himself, make up the five bedrooms in the home. They provide something for all the family! Incidentally, all the bedrooms have wall mounted TVs with smart capabilities, and all the TVs in the home have the Disney+ too.
Valhalla Shire has a full size washer and dryer, located on the second floor, and a very nice games room in the garage, featuring another large TV, a small ping pong table, putting game, darts, and foosball. (Note: We do prefer that adults supervise here, especially if children are playing with the darts). This games room is sure to be popular with all members of the family.
*Please note too that Valhalla Shire enjoys high speed internet access, offered complimentary to our guests.
Of course, the main feature of most vacation homes is the swimming pool, and this home does not disappoint. The pool area itself is oversized which makes for plenty of room for family BBQs or nights relaxing with a glass of wine. The hot tub is a welcome addition and certain to be popular, as is the setting, which has a tranquil conservation view with no neighbors to the rear. *Pool heating is available for an extra fee - feel free to ask for more details.
Valhalla Shire is a truly beautiful home with many things the vacationing family will love. The location, the proximity to shops and restaurants, the upgraded furnishings, the spacious floor plan, the entertainment provided, and the pool and spa – it is all here for you! It is a great place to relax after a day at the local attractions and has all the comforts of home, as well as those little luxuries that turn a good vacation home into a great one.
As a company we are active in only the very best resorts, and this quite stunning property is typical of not only the quality of homes we offer, but the standards that we look to maintain. We hope you like it and truly look forward to welcoming you and your family to Valhalla Shire on your next vacation!
*Don't forget we offer a whole host of extra services including recommendations for attraction tickets, barbecues, baby
equipment and much more to help you get the most from your Evergreen stay!
The Shire at West Haven
The Shire is a small, peaceful gated subdivision of West Haven, a popular Davenport community close to Disney World with a range of 4 and 5 bedroom privately owned villas, all with their own pool and spa. Many of the villas also have a games room and south or west-facing pool. Walt Disney World is just 22 minutes away, while Universal Studios and SeaWorld are 25-35 minutes away. Shops, restaurants and golf courses are all within a shortdriving distance at nearby Championsgate. ,
Villas on The Shire have access to the West Haven community facilities which can be found immediately before the entrance to The Dales. These facilities include a clubhouse with TV lounge and kitchen area, ping pong table and well-equipped gym. Outside, guests have access to the tennis courts and sand volleyball court as well as the large outdoor swimming pool, giving you a great chance to meet holidaymakers from all over the world
Distance to popular Orlando area attractions
When you drive up the tree lined roads leading to West Haven Resort you already feel like you are at home. The relaxing ambience sets the stage for a truly unforgettable vacation experience, and the fun hasn't even started. You’ll have access to all the amenities of the home of course, as well as the many resort-style amenities of this great community.
Enjoy beautiful indoor and outdoor living spaces, and all the comfort of a home just like your own. Each West Haven vacation rental
boasts a set of outdoor amenities that gives each one a unique flair and style separating it from other resorts in the neighborhood. Enjoy private, screened in pool and spa areas, savor meals cooked in outdoor kitchens that feature large grills, a wet bar, and outdoor living and dining areas where everyone can gather for a delicious meal or just relax after a long day.
Enjoy the Florida weather in other private outdoor spaces, including spacious balconies or covered patios as you create family memories that will hopefully last you a lifetime.
One of the greatest advantages of staying in West Haven is its fantastic location. Situated just minutes away from the I-4, and in turn the world-famous Walt Disney World Resort, Universal Orlando Resort, and SeaWorld Orlando, you have the exciting shopping options available at the nearby Posner Park Mall, while at the other side the many superb dining options of Championsgate.
Imagine waking up to the anticipation of a day filled with thrilling rides, enchanting characters, and unforgettable memories. It's what a vacation here is all about. For golfers, there are some great options too with several courses in the area, including Providence Gold Course just 15 minutes away, and Mystic Dunes Golf Club, a 4.5 star rated, 72-par public course also in very close proximity. With West Haven as your home base, you'll have easy access to the best of Orlando's attractions, while being just far enough away to take time to relax in a peaceful environment, surrounded by nature.
With all the fun at your West Haven Resort rental, make sure to make good use of the community amenities too! Spend some time in the clubhouse, splash around in the resort-style pool, or keep up on your exercise routine at the fitness center, tennis court, or beach
volleyball court. The kids can spend some energy too, at the fun-for-all playground.
After a day of adventure, return to the peaceful sanctuary of West Haven. Unwind by your private pool, soak up the Florida sunshine, and
watch as the vibrant hues of the sunset paint the sky. The community
offers a range of recreational facilities, including tennis courts, a
beach volleyball court, basketball court, and two children's
playgrounds, ensuring that there's never a dull moment.
For nature enthusiasts, West Haven is a gateway to Florida's stunning natural landscapes. Just a short drive away, you'll find the breathtaking Everglades, where you can embark on an airboat tour and witness the majesty of this unique ecosystem. Explore the pristine beaches of the Atlantic Coast or immerse yourself in the tranquility of one of Florida's many state parks. From wildlife encounters to scenic hikes, there's something for everyone to enjoy.
West Haven also benefits from its proximity to a plethora of dining, shopping, and entertainment options. Indulge in a culinary adventure as you savor diverse cuisines ranging from international delights to classic American fare. Discover hidden gems at nearby shopping outlets or experience the thrill of retail therapy at the renowned Florida Mall or Mall at Millenia.
West Haven Highlights
Above all, what makes West Haven a great choice for a family vacation is its sense of community. This resort is mostly residential and you can see the great pride that they have in their resort. The welcoming atmosphere creates a warm and inviting environment where you can truly feel at home. Whether you're strolling along the jogging track, enjoying a picnic at one of the communal areas, or meeting new friends at the community pool, you'll be embraced by a sense of belonging. That is what West Haven is all about.
Frequently asked questions.
* Check in time is 4.00pm. Check out time is 10.00am.
Early check in and late check out may be available for an additional fee if the home allows. Please ask for further details.
* We take a 25% deposit at the time of booking, with the balance due 30 days prior to arrival. If you are planning to stay within the next 30 days then full payment will be due at the time of booking to secure the home.
* Guests are not required to check in at our office in Celebration. You will be going straight to the property on arrival, and using a unique access code to gain entry. Your arrival pack, sent 5-7 days prior to arrival will have all this information, as well as the address, telephone number, and internet password for the property.
* Like all vacation homes our homes are classed as self catering accommodation. We do provide starter supplies of soap, toilet tissue, shampoo, detergent and dishwasher tablets, but guests are expected to replenish them during their stay.
Wireless Broadband Internet
Pool & spa facilities
Outdoor Jacuzzi, Unheated Outdoor swimming pool, Unheated Outdoor swimming pool , Swimming pool
Parking & facilities
Parking garage, Gated-Community, Parking available, Private Porch, Shared Playground , Shared Tennis court
Credit cards accepted, Children welcome, Pets not allowed , Smoking not allowed
Foosball, Ping-Pong-Table, Shared Fitness-Room , TV (Cable)
Bathroom & laundry
Bathroom & Laundry, Bed linen, Hair dryer, Clothes dryer, Iron & Board, Shower, Towel set, Bathtub , Washing machine
Heating & cooling
Air conditioning, Ceiling fans , Heating available
Internet & office
Wireless Broadband Internet
Kitchen & dining
Blender, Coffee machine, Cooking utensils, Dishwasher, Kitchen stove, Microwave, Oven, Refrigerator , Toaster
Fire Extinguisher , Smoke Detector
Credit cards accepted
Pets not allowed
Smoking not allowed
Check in: 04:00 PM
Check out: 10:00 AM