Disney released a nice little press release this evening telling us all about the upscale Golden Oak homes they are building at Walt Disney World. You can of course click the link to see Disney’s take on the information (as well as an interview with one of the first residents), but the basics are as follows:
Golden Oak now has three model homes completed which can be booked for scheduled tours. Also,the first residents move-in come January. Otherwise, here’s a photo Disney released of one of the model homes:
And here’s a quick rundown of the resident amenities offered by Disney:
Families who close on the purchase of a homesite or completed home in Golden Oak before December 31, 2011 will receive one complimentary five-year Golden Oak VIP Pass for the homebuyer, providing admission for the homebuyer and up to four guests. The special Golden Oak VIP Pass will allow admission to all four Walt Disney World theme parks, water parks, DisneyQuest indoor interactive theme park and ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex every day of the year with no block-out dates. Also included is complimentary parking for one car and discounts up to 20 percent on select merchandise purchased at select Walt Disney World Resort parks or Downtown Disney area locations.
Every homeowner at Golden Oak will be a member of the private social and recreational Golden Oak Club. As part of the club membership, homeowners will receive Door-to-Park transportation, complimentary merchandise delivery to their home in Golden Oak, special golf services, and access to the Extra Magic Hours benefit at Walt Disney World (early- or after-hours access to one of the four Walt Disney World Resort theme parks daily). Disney-designed holiday décor, golf program and in-park special event tickets will be available for an additional fee.
Additionally, Resident Services at Golden Oak will bring Disney’s personal guest service culture directly to residents and guests. A dedicated onsite team at Golden Oak will help arrange personal, residential and resort requests such as move-in services, pre-arrival and post-departure home maintenance services, travel and private transportation, holiday home décor, grocery shopping, VIP tours and more.