Private Lender LV Lending Closes $10 Million In Financing for Acquisition 

MIAMI (April 2023)– LV Lending, our lending affiliate focused on bridge loans for commercial and residential investment properties and developments, closes $10 million in financing for the acquisition of Flamingo Waterpark Resort, a 9-acre, 390,300-square-foot hotel and resort located at 2261 Irlo Bronson Memorial Highway in Kissimmee, FL. 

Padan Aram LLC, a subsidiary of Grupo Sion, acquired the 241-key hotel and resort property from Flamingo Hotel & Resort, LLC for $20.5 million. Camilo Niño, Ricardo Uribe, and Alen Hernandez of LV Lending provided the financing. Closing for both the financing and acquisition took place April 21st. This is the first U.S. acquisition for the firm and part of its expansion plans in the U.S. 

Originally built in 1966, the three-story family-friendly hotel and resort offers spacious family suites and character-themed children’s’ suites along with single accommodation for business travelers. Amenities include an outdoor pool with tiki bar and courtyard, business center, meeting rooms, market, restaurant, arcade, kid zone and playgrounds. A state-of-the-art water park adds to the fun with a 30-foot tower water slide, three additional water slides, lazy river, splash pad, lounge pool, and heated spa. 

The property is situated along the U.S. 192, also known as E. Irlo Bronson Memorial Highway, at a junction with Florida’s Turnpike and just east of downtown Kissimmee in Osceola County. Flamingo Waterpark Resort is located less than two miles from Osceola Heritage Park which includes Silver Spurs Arena, home to the Silver Spurs Rodeo, Kissimmee Convention Center, Kissimmee County Stadium and the Osceola County Fairgrounds. The resort is conveniently located approximately 12 miles from Walt Disney World Resort area and less than 15 miles from the Universal Resort area. 

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