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Enjoy Nature on Beautiful 6,800 Acre Santa Fe Lake Without Roughing it

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Last updated: 10/05/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Information about this house rental in Santa Fe Lake.
Charming and well maintained, this home is located on beautiful 7800 acre Santa Fe Lake that will allow you to relax and enjoy your time in Florida. With a 175' dock, boat lift, and boat ramp 3 minutes away you can enjoy swimming, fishing, and boating at your leisure. The homes interior, with tile floors through-out, has a large living room and a porch that has a view of the lake and beach. A large outside porch and open deck will allow you to enjoy the breeze while you enjoy your dinner and drinks. Located 25 minutes from Gainesville and the University of Florida. Cultural, sporting events and fine dining abound, or you can drive 50 minutes to Jacksonville and take in an NFL game. Golf courses are as close as 5 minutes and PGA course are located in the Jacksonville/Ponte Vedra area. This peaceful setting is for those who wish to enjoy nature but need to have the option of a night life and cultural events. Wi-Fi on site.


Property Type

  • House
  • 900 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered
  • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom


  • Books
  • Books For Kids
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All


  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Lake
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    wifi also...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Mobile Phone
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Balcony
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Boat Dock
  • Fish Cleaning Table
  • Small Cooler
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway To Water
  • Wood Deck


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My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$100 $225
Fri, Sat

Additional information about rental rates


  • Cleaning $75
  • Taxes Not included


deposit required with reservation, balance due upon arrival

Winter Months Available for $1600.00

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Last updated: 10/05/2015
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20 Miles
Nearest Airport
Gainesville International
4 Miles
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Nearest Golf
Keystone Heights Golf 7
15 Miles
Nearest Train
Waldo, Fl
2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
21 & 26
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
The Lakehouse
50 Miles
Nearest Beach
St. Augustine

Car: Recommended

Golf: Keystone Country Club - 5 minutes. Sawgrass Country Club - 75 minutes. Tournament Players Club - 75 minutes. Numerous golf course in Gainesville.--25 minutes.


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Speaks: english



  • lake view

    lake view

  • sit down and enjoy

    sit down and enjoy

  • view from yard

    view from yard

  • living room

    living room

  • bedroom one

    bedroom one

  • kitchen and dining area

    kitchen and dining area

  • water skiing

    water skiing

  • nice wide dock to boathouse and covered porch

    nice wide dock to boathouse and covered porch

  • two bedroom apartment

    two bedroom apartment

  • bathroom


  • bedroom two

    bedroom two

Minimum stay: 2 nights
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  • Calendar last updated 10/05/2015
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Enjoy nature on beautiful 6,800 acre Santa Fe Lake without roughing it

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