Large Family Disney World Vacation in Orlando? Check Out the Fabulous Reunion Resort!

Reunion ResortJune, 2015

Let me give you three words to describe Walt Disney World…fun, magical, and expensive, and those may not be in order of importance. Our most frequent questions at Cheapskate Princess revolve around how to save money for and on vacation. If you are taking a large group to Disney, renting a house could be a better option for you than putting everyone in individual hotel rooms.

In the summer of 2015, our family rented a five bedroom home at Reunion resort. Reunion is an exclusive, even gated,   destination destination with over 2,200-acres. Just six miles from Walt Disney World and only 30 minutes from Orlando International Airport, you are very close to Disney property.

Renting a house like this, you may not need park tickets!

The neighborhoods in Reunion are beautiful, with nice sidewalks, passing the landscaped homes on or near the golf courses. Reunion Resort in orlando

Did we mention golf at Reunion? There are three Signature golf courses designed by golf greats Palmer, Nicklaus and Watson.

Reunion Golf Course Orlando Florida

Golf at Reunion Resort Orlando Florida

In addition, there is an award-winning tennis center, full-service Spa, plus multiple pools. The Cove Pool Pavilion offers two jacuzzis, poolside dining, fantastic views of the golf courses, outdoor billiards and a game room. There are nine additional pools throughout the resort plus a water park.

Reunion cummunity pool

Reunion rentals feature multi-bedroom homes with spacious living and dining areas, gourmet kitchens, patios and balconies. Each home is uniquely individual, including some that have private swimming pools, game rooms and even their own putting greens!

Let’s start with our favorite area, the pool! It’s really hot in Orlando during the summer, and when we weren’t at the parks, we swam a lot.

Reunion Resort pool

Reunion resort Orlando rental house

Reunion Resort rental house pool

The outdoor area had a hot tub and an outdoor pool table.

Reunion Resort rental home hot tub

Reunin Resort rental home pool table

Reunion resort rental house pool table

There were a total of three full bathrooms in the house, with a half bath under the stairs, and get this – another half bath outside by the pool. No need to run inside to potty when there is an air-conditioned bathroom steps away from the pool.

Reunion resort pool bathroom

We cooked on the grill and ate lunch by the pool.

Reunion Resort rental home pool area

Our home had a comfy living room breakfast nook and kitchen with granite countertops.

Reunion Resort Orlando rental homes

Reunion Resort Orlando

Reunion resort rentals

Reunion resort gourmet kitchen

Orlando rental home kitchen

Reunion resort home rental Disney vacation

Reunion Resort Orlando vacation

The dining room in our rental unit offered enough space for our family of five to have many dinners we cooked ourselves.

Reunion Resort Orlando dining room

Reunion Resort Orlando gourmet dining room

The master bedroom was downstairs, which included a full bathroom complete with large un-jetted tub, shower, and 3 sinks.

Reunion Resort master bedroom

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Reunion resort master bathroom

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reunion resort rentals

Upstairs was four more bedrooms and an open living room that would have been perfect for more kids to bunk directly on the floor in sleeping bags.

Reunion Resort Orlando home rental

Reunion Florida

Reunion resort rental guest bedroom

Reunion Florida

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There were two full bathrooms upstairs.

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Reunion Resort

7593 Gathering Drive

Kissimmee, Florida 34747


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  1. cam says:

    The free hat will be a great souvenir!

  2. Marsha says:

    I used a planner for the first time this year. What a breeze! Wondering why I didn’t know about this FREE option? Ours was even able to score us a coveted seat at, “Be our Guest”.

    • Amanda says:

      I’m going to look for all the free deals I can find…gotta love free!
      Thanks for stopping by, and have fun!

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