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- Minimum stay:3 nights
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:Yes
Beautiful private resort rental on Big Lake Weir. The two guest houses means everybody has lots of room to spread out. The Bunkhouse has a kitchenette upstairs and a full kitchen downstairs featuring electric range, microwave, refrigerator, freezer, toaster oven, coffee pot, gridle, electric frying pan, disposal, and dishwasher. A large gas bar-b-que grill is also provided along with a covered picnic pavilion and fire pit located just outside The Bunkhouse.
The English Cottage features a kitchenette with dining for two, granite counter tops, wine rack. All small appliances are provided including convection and microwave ovens, under-counter refrigerator, coffee pot, china, and glassware.
The Bunkhouse has three Direct TV satellite systems and The English Cottage has two. Free Showtime on all five.
The large boathouse with bar /grill and summer kitchen with full-size refrigerator is great for bar-b-ques and entertaining, or just relaxing by the water while watching the children fish or swim.
The Swor Cottage experience is like Summer Camp for families. Activities can include bonfires on the beach with FREE firewood, unlimited FREE use of our canoe, row boat, and kayak. plus basketball, volleyball, croquet, corn hole, and swimming.
Bring your own boat for water-skiing, tubing, sailing, or sight-seeing around the lake.
Well behaved pets are most welcome at Swor Cottage with prior approval and a small pet fee. A safe, comfortable kennel is provided on site if you need to leave to leave your pet in our care..
Get married at the lake! Swor Cottage is also a beautiful lake-front venue for small weddings and receptions. Our affordable custom wedding packages are designed for couples who desire a lovely and unforgettable lakeside ceremony and reception . Call Scottie at 352-630-9809 for an appointment to tour the grounds and the guest houses.
Winter and Spring guests may help themselves to delicious fresh citrus from our orange, grapefruit, lemon, and tangerine trees.
Over two acres on the east side of big Lake Weir. Sunsets are stunningly beautiful! Lots of sleeping accommodations with two guest houses. Private campground for RV's. Please check us out on our Swor Cottage FB page to see more photos.
Keywords: For family vacations or , Swor Cottage Private Resort on big Lake Weir is an excellent choice. Two private acres and 200 ft. of sparkling white sand beach. Two guest houses sleep up to 15. Large boat house with bar and grill, and summer kitchen.
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- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Children Welcome:
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Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15, Beds for 15
- King size beds (2) Both The English Cottage and The Bunkhouse feature king size mattresses -Tempurpedic and Sealy Pilowtop., Queen size Beds (3) The Great room upstairs in the Bunkhouse features a Queen bed. Two sofa sleepers also have queen size mattresses., Twin or Single Beds (1) A built in twin bed is featured in the Children's playroom., Child Beds (1) The children's playroom has a built in single bed - just right for toddlers but teenagers like it, too., Baby Cribs (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (2) Both have queen size mattresses, Bunk Beds (2)...moreless
Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms
- Basketball goal and basketballs provided. Volley ball net available for set up on the beach. Corn hole game. Safe mooring for boats and jet skis. Large boathouse with summer kitchen and bar. Free firewood for bonfires on the beach. Lounge chairs provided for use on the beach. Free all you care to eat citrus from our private grove (in season.) Swor Cottage is the perfect venue for weddings with up to 120 guests. Our 3 night and 4 day wedding venue package is $4,500....moreless
- Books For Kids
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- DVD Player
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- Holiday Resort
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- Live Theater
- Theme Parks
- Water Parks
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- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Outlet Shopping
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Equestrian Events
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Pier Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- Seating for 16 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Alarm Clock
- Basic Soaps
- Ceiling Fans
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- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Laundry Soap
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Paper Towels
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- Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
- Toilet Paper
- Towels Provided
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- Water Cooler
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- Ice Maker
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- Beach Chairs
- Beach Towels
- Boat Dock
- Boat With Paddles
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- Golf Clubs
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- Large Cooler
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Aug 16 - Apr 30, 2016
3 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Pet Fee $50
- Tax Rate 8%
Military discount gladly given.
3 night and 4 day wedding venue package for weddings with up to 150 guests is $3,200 (contact Scottie Swor)
50% deposit to reserve and balance due at check in
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Swor Cottage is located half way between Ocala and Leesburg and only 7 miles from The Villages world famous retirement community.
Daytona Beach and the Gulf coast are both only 1 and 1/2 hours away. Disney, Sea World, and Universal are only 1 1/2 hours away.
Year Purchased: 1987
About the owner: Larry and Scottie Swor love entertaining visitors to Swor Cottage and sharing the beauty and the fun of historic Lake Weir. They live year round on the two acre estate and are available to make sure guests have everything needed to insure a delightful vacation experience. Because the Swors reside on the grounds of the estate, guests get first class service and personal assistance if needed. Please read the reviews posted by some of our past guests, including the couples who have married here
Why the Owner Chose Lake Weir:
To live on Lake Weir is to be in a vacation paradise all year long . We have been privileged to enjoy this enchanting lifestyle since 1987. Over the years we have built our two acre estate into a beautiful haven for guests of all ages. We love sharing our home with people who appreciate nature and who are seeking a respite from the hustle and bustle of modern life.
The Unique Benefits at this Estate:
We live only 7 miles from The Villages, Florida's premier retirement community. All the great chain restaurants are nearby. Lots of great shopping, and ,of course, golf! Many of our guests have told us they love visiting and playing in The Villages but prefer staying on the lake where there is so much more room to move around. This is especially true of guests with small children or dogs. Our two plus acres is the ideal venue for small weddings.
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Swor Cottage Resort specializes in family vacations and reunions - all ages enjoy!
Elegant Victorian master suite with private balcony (upstairs in The Bunkhouse)
Family Great Room ~ Queen bed and 2 bunkbeds- upstairs Bunkhouse. Kitchentte, TV
Bunkhouse playroom/bedroom features toys and large selection of G-Rated movies.
Full kitchen downstairs in The Bunkhouse is equipped with dishes and cookware.
Cottage sleeps 2 or 4 and is handicapp accessible. Rose garden in the back yard.
Front entrance to the Owner's Cottage where the couple happily reside year round
Small weddings at the lake are especially unique and memorable at Swor Cottage.
Many happy couples have held their weddings at Swor Cottage. More about us on FB
Swor Cottage on big Lake Weir is a premier lakeside wedding venue. See FB
A Swor Cottage family vacation means happy children of all ages- fun for all!
Comfortable beach lounge chairs and umbrellas are provided for use by our guests
Our western themed Bunkhouse sleeps 8-11 and offers plenty of room for everyone.
Upstairs bath in the Victorian BR suite features authentic 1858 soaking tub.
Living area upstairs in The Bunkhouse features electric two -recliner sectional
Boat/Video Lounge with wine bar and queen sofa sleeper (downstairs / Bunkhouse)
The English Cottage sleeps 4. Kitchenette, laundry room, Living/Dining, MB/bath.
King Suite ~ English Cottage (featuring Tempurpedic mattress) and Direct TV.
The lawns and walkways are professionally maintained year round at Swor Cottage.
Covered dining patio outside Bunkhouse seats 16. Fire pit with free firewood.
All active members of the US Military receive booking discounts at Swor Cottage.
Small weddings under the granddaddy oaks are very special and unique. More on FB
Covered lower deck of the Boathouse features bar and grill and summer kitchen.
Sunsets are spectacular at Swor Cottage. See more on our FB page where we feature recent photos of weddings held on our beach or under our giant granddaddy 'wedding oak tree.'
This listing was first published here in 2010.
Date last modified - Monday, November 23, 2015
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