Nine Cottages,
Each With
it's Own
Unique Theme

Dream Village

Sunshine Foundation’s Dream Village

Most of the children we serve wish to visit the Central Florida theme parks and attractions when asked the simple question: “If you could have one dream, what would it be?” Since this has been the #1 dream request every year, the Dream Village was built in 1989 and officially opened in January 1990. We fly the child and their entire immediate family to Orlando for an all-expenses paid Once-In-A-Lifetime vacation away from their routine of hospitals, therapies and medical treatments. We supply airfare, theme park tickets, rental vehicle, lodging and expense money for food and souvenirs.

The families enjoy LEGOLAND Florida, SeaWorld, Walt Disney World and/or Universal Orlando each day, then return to the Dream Village to relax in their peaceful but magical cottage. The Dream Village is a 22-acre resort nestled in a fairy tale setting and offers amenities and activities including a swimming pool, playground and miniature golf course, all specially designed to be accessible for wheelchairs and other special needs. Each cottage has a unique and magical theme designed especially for children. Since its opening, the Dream Village has welcomed over 20,000 children!

Dream Village Trip Details – For families who wish to go to the Central Florida Theme Parks 

Discovery Cove Trip Details – For families who wish to go to Discovery Cove. 

Dream Village Amenities

Each cottage has: wifi, mini refrigerator, coffee maker, toaster, blender, microwave, iron, ironing board, hairdryer, cups, plates, utensils, CD player, DVD player, XBOX 360 gaming system, stroller, extra towels, sheets & pillows. Pack & play cribs (available by request). Each cottage also contains 1 queen size bed and 4 twin size beds, with the exception of the Space Cottage which has 2 twin sized beds and the spaceship bed that sleeps one. Sleeper sofa available in select cottages.There are NO cooking facilities in the cottages

On site: Putt-Putt mini golf, accessible heated swimming pool, PVC water wheelchair, accessible playground, outdoor picnic tables, Pepsi vending machine. Use of PC, printer and other office amenities available by request during normal business hours Monday through Friday 9am-5pm.



Dream Village Rd, 5400 County Rd 547 N
Davenport, FL 33837 
Phone: 800-457-1976 

Directions to The Dream Village

If using your GPS enter: 
City: Davenport, FL 
Street Address: Dream Village Road


-Take North Exit from Orlando International Airport to SR 528 WEST (Beachline/Beeline Expressway) to the end

-Merge onto Interstate 4 (I-4) West. -Follow I-4 West to Exit 58 Poinciana/Kissimmee(532). Keep left off ramp -Turn left on 532 and go approx. 1 mile to Lake Wilson Road -Turn right at Lake Wilson Road (stop light) follow road to Ronald Reagan Parkway (dead end) -Turn left onto Ronald Reagan Parkway drive 1.8 miles to CR 547 -Turn right onto CR 547. drive approx. one mile to Dream Village Road (5400) -Turn left in to the Sunshine Foundation Dream Village

Dream Village Stories



#GIVINGTUESDAY #GivingTuesday – celebrate and support giving and philanthropy! This Holiday Season, please help make children’s Dreams Come True! Sam is over 60% to his goal…donate today at and help make his Dream Come True! Every $1 makes a difference! Other Ways to Support Sunshine Foundation this Holiday Season, and Throughout the Year:     Login…Continue Reading

Sunshine Ambassadors

Sunshine Ambassadors

Are you looking for online volunteer opportunities? Have you always wanted to volunteer for Sunshine Foundation in some way, but don’t live near our office in PA, our Dream Village in FL, or one of our All-Volunteer Chapters? Become a Sunshine Ambassador! Social Media Ambassador: follow us on your favorite social media sites and simply…Continue Reading

Dream Request Video

Dream Request Video

Kate Sample, Sunshine Foundation President, shares information about the criteria and procedure to Request a Dream for a child with chronic, life-long special needs. Please visit for more information and click on Request a Dream. Thank you to BAYADA Home Health Care for helping create this informative video!Continue Reading

Jibril’s Dream Come True

Jibril’s Dream Come True

Jibril 14, with Ring 18 chromosome recently had her dream trip to the Central Florida Theme Parks with her family! During her trip, she got to go on the Safari at Disney’s Animal Kingdom and was involved in the Lion King Show! “It was great for the whole family to spend time together outside of…Continue Reading

Draven’s Dream Come True

Draven’s Dream Come True

Draven who is 4-years-old and is diagnosed with global developmental delay. Draven came down to Central Florida with his parents for his dream trip to visit Walt Disney World, Universal Orlando Resort, SeaWorld Orlando, and LEGOLAND Florida. “He has been more outgoing and more connected to what’s around him.” Special thank you to Sea World Orlando, Universal Orlando…Continue Reading

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