The First Ever Mickey Mouse Ride to be Unveiled at Disney!

The Great Movie Ride at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

It is a mystery to us why Disney has never had a Mickey and Minnie themed ride in their 62 years of existence. Luckily, Disney is set to unveil a new themed ride featuring the famous duo. Replacing The Great Movie Ride at Hollywood Studios, this new ride is set to take you on an adventure that only Mickey and Minnie could have.

This ride will be like no other as guests are treated as the stars. Through the adventure, you will be joined by characters from the famous Disney bunch. Inspired by the many cartoon shorts on Disney channel, you will be completely immersed within a cartoon land. Set to open in 2018, this ride will be like no other.

If rides are not for you, Hollywood Studios still has so much to offer. From shows to Star Wars Land, you will have plenty of options. While you’re there you must visit the newly opened Pandora. Inspired by the film Avatar, you will be transported to the land of the Na’vi where you can play and eat just like the native characters.

Located just minutes from Hollywood Studios is Global Resort Homes. Just as the Na’vi play all day, you can too in your homes very own private pool. From 2 bedroom condos, to 9 bedroom estate homes, we have everything for you and your guests! Visit http://www.globalresorthomes.com or call an agent at (888) 426-0472 to book today!

A Sneak Peek into Star Wars land at Disney

Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge

Disney unveiled a glimpse into the highly anticipated Star Wars land being built in Orlando. Opening in 2019, this galaxy not so far away is set on 14 acres of land and will feature never before seen technology, rides and more! Book your vacation today to see it tomorrow!

There are two main attractions set in Star Wars land. One of the main attractions lets you take the lead and captain the Millennium Falcon in a secret mission. The other ride places you in the middle of a battle where you will have a front seat to all the action. According to Disney officials, “total immersion” was the main goal. They have worked hard with “imagineers” to bring Star Wars right to Florida. Not only will the rides be of fun but the scenery will set you in a new land. The lush forest mixed with the sandy stone will take you out of Florida and into space.

Opening 2019 means you have plenty of time to book your vacation with Global Resort Homes. Global Resort Homes makes you feel right at home. With all the conveniences of your own house and more, be sure to book an extra few days. Visit http://www.globalresorthomes.com or call an agent at (888) 426-0472 to book today!

Our Favorite D23 Announcements!

Disney just announced some major upgrades coming to Disney World in the near future! We’re here to tell you our favorite updates. Book your stay with Global to experience all of these firsthand.

  1. Mission: Space Restaurant- As one of the new additions to Epcot, this new restaurant will feature an immersive space experience. You’ll be dining out of this world at this new table-side service restaurant.

  2. Tron Roller Coaster at Magic Kingdom- Already built at Disneyland Shanghai, this high speed roller coaster tops speeds of 60mph. Coming to Magic Kingdom, we hope to see the same intensity. The technology installed in this coaster is set to be mind-blowing with their LED roof and modern building style.

  3. Ratatouille Ride to come to France Pavilion- This ride will let you shrink to Remy’s size where you will gain a perspective like no other. You will travel in mouse-shaped vehicles as you hear and smell your way through the famous kitchen.

With all this excitement around Disney means you better start planning your next trip to central Florida. Global Resort Homes is the perfect place to stay when visiting. From 2 bedroom condos to 9 bedroom homes, we truly have it all. Visit http://www.globalresorthomes.com or call an agent at (888) 426-0472 to book today!

Make your New Year’s Eve Plans at Disney!

Make your New Year’s Eve Plans at Disney!

With summer going by faster and faster each day, holidays are quickly approaching. New Year’s Eve is coming quicker than you expect and now is the time to make your plans. Disney just announced that they will be hosting 3 New Year’s Eve parties where you and your guests will have the opportunity to dance, sing and view fireworks from Magic Kingdom.

The first party you must attend will be Pixar Party: A New Year’s Celebration. With face painting, a Radio Disney DJ, and characters, this party will be perfect to attend with the little ones in your family. Another party, suited for 18 and up, will be a New Year’s Countdown with live music and dancing. A champagne-flute will also make an appearance. Lastly, Disney will be hosting a 3rd New Orleans themed New Year’s party with grub inspired by “The Princess and the Frog.” Munch on tasty treats such as oyster beignets and crayfish as you party the night away listening to Jazz music. All of these parties will offer views of the midnight fireworks held at Magic Kingdom.

Be sure to book with Global Resort Homes for your New Year’s Celebration stay. After a long night out of watching fireworks and celebrating the new year, come home to your very own vacation home. With gated communities, clubhouses and more, there is no better deal than staying with Global. Visit http://www.globalresorthomes.com or call an agent at (888) 426-0472 to book today!

The new Disney Springs restaurant is almost complete!

Soon to open in Disney Springs is the Edison Lounge which will bring the 1920’s era right to you! This newly themed restaurant is one that will encompass all of what Disney has to offer. From incredible theming to world-class food, there is nothing better.

To begin, this restaurant will take you through various rooms, each having their very own theme. The Patent Office, The Tesla Lounge, The Radio Room, and a Waterfront Patio are just a few that guests will be seated in. The rooms are not even the best part of the restaurant. The classic american fare will be one to rave about and keep you coming back time and time again. There will also be signature cocktails for you to choose from.

On your list of activities, add visiting Disney Springs. Opening late 2017, The Edison will give you a blast from the past. Disney Springs features many more restaurants and activities for you to choose from. From shops, cupcakes, desserts and more, you are sure to be pleased. Luckily, all of this is located close to all of Global’s Resort Homes. Visit http://www.globalresorthomes.com or call an agent at (888) 426-0472 to book today!

Plan your vacation around your favorite concerts!

December 17, 2017- Katy Perry

Orlando is the home to entertainment. From Disney and Universal to championship winning sports teams, we truly have it all. With all of that means we have your favorite artists visiting year round, gracing us with their talents. 2017 is no exception with an incredible lineup visiting the Amway Center, which is just miles from many of Global’s vacation homes.

  • July 28, 2017- Shawn Mendes
  • July 29, 2017- Prince Royce
  • August 16, 2017- J. Cole
  • August 31, 2017- Ed Sheeran
  • September 21, 2017- Mumford & Sons
  • September 29, 2017- Pitbull
  • October 14, 2017- Bruno Mars
  • October 26, 2017- Santana
  • November 19, 2017- Marc Anthony
  • December 17, 2017- Katy Perry

This year, the Amway is hosting a wide array of artists from pop, soul and much more. Located in downtown Orlando, the Amway is close to all of Global’s homes which means you, family and friends can hit all of your favorite concerts. From 2 bedroom condos to 9 bedroom houses, Global has it all. With access to clubhouses, private pools and more, you are sure to love where to stay. Visit globalresorthomes.com or call an agent at (888) 426-0472 to book today!

Spend The Day At The Oasis Clubhouse!

Champions Gate Resort

Champions Gate Resort

Staying with Global Resort Homes has many benefits. Not only do you get a whole house to yourself, but most communities have a huge clubhouse for you to use. Today, we’ll be talking about the gorgeous Oasis clubhouse located in Champions Gate. The amenities here are endless.

We begin by entering the clubhouse, which is decorated perfectly. The huge 0-entry pool seems to be the first thing people notice. The huge lazy river is also a place to relax and enjoy. With a mini-water park, there is endless fun for the kids to be had.

On the inside, there is so much more. First, there is a restaurant right there for those vacation nights when you do not feel like cooking. The fitness area is also an incredible space for you to use. There is even an aerobics studio located next to the gym.

The entertainment does not stop there. The movie theater is the perfect place for you to bring your own snacks and catch a movie on the big screen. The grille, swim-up bar, tiki bar and cabanas all provide you with the relaxation you deserve. Book your stay at one of Global’s many Champions Gate properties today. Visit our website or call an agent at (888) 426-0472 to book your stay!

What Should I Do In Orlando When I Come Visit?!

Downtown Orlando

Orlando

This is a question we get often and although the obvious answer is Disney and Universal, Orlando has so much more to offer. With the city creating major overhauls on some of the most iconic tourist destinations, we have seen more and more entertainment popping up all around the city. Here are some of our favorites!

One of the more popular destinations we like is Escapology Orlando. This brings an all new definition to entertainment as you and 4 friends try to escape a locked room in 60 minutes or less. Make sure you bring your calm through this storm of clues and riddles.

Orlando City Soccer is making its mark on the Orlando territory and there are always tickets available when it comes to this. With an all new field, Orlando City is ready to bring soccer to the heart of Florida.

Lastly, Legoland is an experience like never before that is always popular with our little ones! No shortage of fun is here with its easy to navigate, fun and entertaining movies, shows and rides. Close to Legoland and all of these entertainment activities is Global Resort Homes. Visit our website and begin your stay today!

Disney Springs: Jaleo Opening 2018!

Tapas

Tapas

Located in the West Side at Disney Springs you will find a brand new restaurant concept by world-renowned Chef José Andrés’ ThinkFoodGroup. Jaleo is opening in 2018 and will features the flavors and spirit of Spain. The menu will be pretty extensive so you and your family will have plenty of options such as traditional tapas and contemporary Spanish cuisine. Dishes such as paella cooked over a wood-fire and wood-grilled Iberico pork. This will be the first ever location for this restaurant in Florida so this is a truly unique experience. There are actually only five that span the globe! The first floor of the Jaleo will have a “grab-n-go” storefront with traditional Spanish sandwiches. Not only will this Resturant be a treat for your appetite, but also for your eyes! This cool spot is designed by noted designer Juli Capella from Spain, the Restaurant will have vibrant, theatrical décor representing the colorful culture of Spain. So are you coming to Disney Springs? Need a band planning? We are here to help you with your vacation! Go to GlobalResortHomes.com or call an agent at (888) 426-0472 to book your next trip with us!

Chicago-Based Levy Restaurants Introducing New Italian Concept!

Levy Restaurants

Levy Restaurants

Coming this fall to Disney Springs at the Walt Disney World is a Chicago-based Italian restaurant experience! This new concept is brought to us from Levy Restaurants. It features award winner James Beard and “Top Chef Master” Chef Tony Manutano. This will replace Levy’s Portobello Country Italian Trattoria and will have dishes inspired by Mantuano’s adventures in Italy! My mouth is watering just thinking about it! Are you and your friends coming to Disney Springs? Instead of a hotel, why don’t you book a vacation home? Homes have so many more options, plus your own kitchen perfect for reheating some delicious leftovers! Global Resort Homes is here to help! Visit our website or call an agent at (888) 426-0472 to book your next trip with us!

Disney Springs: Wolfgang Puck Bar & Grill!

Wolfgang Puck
Wolfgang Puck Bar & Grill will be opening in 2018 in a new location in Town Center at Disney Springs! This setting will modernize the old typical “bar & grill” feel into a traditional farmhouse. This Restaurant is sure be elegant, yet also cozy. Designed by tonychi, this new trendy spot will capture the essence of laid-back California that was made popular by Wolfgang Puck at Spago in Los Angeles. The food will have nothing but the best signature dishes with Mediterranean influences and of course there will be handcrafted specialty cocktails, beer and wine. Coming to the Walt Disney World Resort? Instead of a hotel, have you ever considered staying in a vacation home? Global Resort Homes is here to help! Visit our website or call an agent at (888) 426-0472 to book your next trip with us!

Holiday Events at Universal Orlando – Book Now!

Universal Orlando Resort

Universal Orlando Resort

It is never too late to be thinking of the holidays considering they’re less than 6 months away! Luckily for you, Universal is already planning some pretty cool events for you to attend when you visit. From the classic holiday parade to Christmas in the Wizarding World and everything in between, you are sure to have a blast this holiday.

Universal just announced it’s Christmas in the Wizarding World of Harry Potter which is set to be spectacular. Hogsmeade and Diagon Alley will be transformed with festive decor that turns it from summer to winter in London. Hogwarts will be unrecognizable with this exciting celebration. Another fun sight to see is “Grinch-mas” which is a live re-telling of the famous Dr. Seuss story. See your favorite characters come alive in the “who-liday” spectacular.

Lastly, a must see is Universal’s Holiday Parade featuring Macy’s. The best of the best Universal characters come and celebrate the holidays with you. Madagascar, Shrek and the Minions are sure to make an appearance.

When you come to see all of these happenings, be sure to stay with Global Resort Homes. We have 2 bedroom apartments and 9 bedrooms homes, ready for however big your family is. Visit our website or call an agent at (888) 426-0472 to book your holiday stay today!

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