Recently, Marriott Vacation Club which is the premier timeshare brand of Marriott International, Inc., proudly announces the opening of Marriott's Lakeshore Reserve at Grande Lakes in Orlando, Fla. This is located on the pristine grounds of Grande Lakes Orlando, at 11248 Lakeshore Reserve Drive, the resort is the first-ever Marriott Vacation Club property to be co-located with a JW Marriott and The Ritz-Carlton. This shows that this industry is resilient despite the challenges like the number of owners trying to get out of their timeshares and the issue of being profitable amidst the current economy.
The first phase brings on 85 villas to the magnificent 500-acre Grande Lakes campus. Thus, evoking the timeless beauty of the Mediterranean with a blend of Italian and tropical influences. Located steps from the JW Marriott Orlando, Grande Lakes and The Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes, owners and guests is expected to enjoy a combination of impressive campus amenities, including The Ritz-Carlton Golf Club, The Ritz-Carlton Spa, boutique shopping and exceptional dining.
According to Lee Cunningham, executive vice president and chief operating officer for Marriott Vacation Club, North America and the Caribbean, they are thrilled to open the doors of this stunning new resort in one of Orlando's most prestigious settings. He added that they are constantly striving to meet and exceed their Owner's and guests' expectations believing that Marriott's Lakeshore Reserve will truly impress everyone.
Moreover, Lakeshore Reserve amenities include a stunning main pool with zero-entry, two dueling waterslides and two whirlpool spas; fitness center with full men's and women's locker rooms including sauna and steam rooms; The Marketplace convenience store; Blossoms Pool Bar & Grill offering lunch and dinner daily; tranquil fountains and themed courtyards; covered outdoor living area with views of the main resort pool; and brick-paved promenade from the resort to the adjacent hotels. With these, owners would surely enjoy their stay in this resort during their vacation.