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Walk to Shands / Uf Health, V.a. and U.F. Campus! Longer Stay = Lower Price/ nt

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New kitchen appliances (and a dishwasher)

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Last updated: 06/19/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Need a place to stay during a graduation or a football weekend? Wintering in Florida and want a convenient and comfortable place to stay? Visiting a patient at Shands Hospital? Need a corporate apartment? Look no further than this comfortable apartment.

If you want to stay within walking distance of Shands Hospital, the VA Hospital, the Veterinarian School, and University of Florida campus, this is the place for you. No hassle, no parking headaches, and all the amenities you need for a short or long stay in Gainesville.

The longer your stay, the lower your daily rate (the nightly rate is $125/ night, but the weekly rate is $72/ night + taxes and the monthly rate is $50/ night + taxes). Football weekends, graduation weekends and other special event weekends are $250/ night + taxes.

We are also always happy to give suggestions for favorite restaurants, Gainesville activities, day-trips, etc... we strive to make sure that all of our guests have a 5-star experience. The owners are very involved in the community, so they keep up to date on Gainesville activities and happenings and pass along suggestions to their guests.

You have two fantastic restaurant areas just 5 minutes away. Downtown Gainesville is just a 5 minute drive away, and the Archer Road restaurants are just 5 minutes away as well. If you prefer to travel by bus, there is a bus stop just steps away from the apartment.

This apartment is on the second floor, and is newly remodeled with all new furniture and electronics. You will be extremely comfortable. While the outside of the condo buildings have an outdated 70s look, the inside of my fully renovated condo is very 2015! And the location couldn't be better.

The apartment is fully furnished to accommodate 4 people. The bedroom has a queen bed with a very comfortable mattress. We have a blow-up mattress for additional guests.

On-site amenities include 2 pools and 2 laundry facilities. The apartment is 575 SF. We are also always available if you need suggestions for outings, restaurants, etc...

The owner is an avid nature photographer, so is very familiar with all of the great spots to see alligators, bison, horses, birds, flowers, beautiful Oak Hammocks... you name it! You can check the local HOME Magazine: Living in the Heart of Florida (their magazine can be read from the website) to see her write-ups on local nature spots.

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Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 2
  • 575 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Entertainment

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television:

    Large Flat screen TV- wall mounted...moreless

Theme

  • Budget
  • Family

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Shopping
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Kayaking
  • Roller Blading
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer:

    There are 2 laundry facilities in the condo complex....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    Parking is free and decals will be provided (and must be displayed immediately upon arrival). ...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    There are 2 laundry facilities in the condo complex....moreless

  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Fully equipped with pots, pans, dishes, silverware, glasses, etc......moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Coffee, creamer, sugar, paper towels, cleaning supplies, starter shampoo/ conditioner...moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Football Weekend
Sep 4 - Sep 5, 2015
2 night min stay

$600
flat fee
Football Weekend
Sep 11 - Sep 12, 2015
2 night min stay

$600
flat fee
Football Weekend
Sep 25 - Sep 26, 2015
2 night min stay

$600
flat fee
Football weekend
Oct 2 - Oct 3, 2015
2 night min stay

$600
flat fee
Family Weekend
Oct 23 - Oct 24, 2015
2 night min stay

$600
flat fee
Fest
Oct 29 - Oct 31, 2015
3 night min stay

$800
flat fee
Football Weekend
Nov 6 - Nov 7, 2015
2 night min stay

$700
flat fee
Football Weekend
Nov 20 - Nov 21, 2015
2 night min stay

$600
flat fee
Football Weekend
Nov 27 - Nov 28, 2015
2 night min stay

$600
flat fee
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$125
$560 $1,650
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning Fee $50
  • Tax Rate 11%

Notes:

Nightly rates are $125/ night with a minimum of 2 nights

Weekly rates are $605 for the week

Monthly rates are $1665 for the entire month

Special event weekends are $605 for the weekend (graduation weekends, football weekends, and others)

Rates are subject to change until reservation is completed.


Cancellation policy:

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.


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Last updated: 06/19/2015
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Location

This property is located within walking distance of Shands Hospital, the Veterinary School, and the Veterans Hospital. This is the closest condo available for ultra convenience.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2006

About the owner: Susannah and Brian are both Florida natives (Brian is from Gainesville and Susannah is originally from Lake Wales). Susannah is a mom and an avid nature photographer and loves to visit all of the beautiful parks and gardens in Gainesville (Paynes Prairie, Kanapaha Gardens, city parks, etc...). She also writes and furnishes pictures for a local nature column in each issue of HOME Magazine, a wonderful local Gainesville magazine. She loves to take nature walks. She also volunteers a lot for the community and serves on the boards of the University of Florida Performing Arts, Junior League of Gainesville, Cade Museum for Creativity and Invention, and the Gainesville Community Foundation. Brian is in medical supply sales. He loves to fish, sail, and pretty much do anything water-related. They both love Gainesville very much!

Why the Owner Chose Gainesville:
We chose to buy in this particular location due to its convenience to Shands Hospital and downtown Gainesville.

The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
We have great personal connections with many local restaurants, the performing arts center, and the museums. Please let us know if you need recommendations for places to eat and things to do.


Contact us

Speaks: english, french

 

Photos

  • New kitchen appliances (and a dishwasher)

    New kitchen appliances (and a dishwasher)

  • Dining area and kitchen

    Dining area and kitchen

  • Living room with wall mounted flat-screen TV (includes a large book of movies)

    Living room with wall mounted flat-screen TV (includes a large book of movies)

  • Pool

    Pool

  • Each condo building has 2 stories.

    Each condo building has 2 stories.

  • Comfortable Queen Sized Bed

    Comfortable Queen Sized Bed

  • Wilmot Gardens just north of Shands Hospital

    Wilmot Gardens just north of Shands Hospital

  • The boardwalk at La Chua trail on nearby Paynes Prairie

    The boardwalk at La Chua trail on nearby Paynes Prairie

  • Sunset at La Chua Trail

    Sunset at La Chua Trail

  • Benches at the local healing garden, Wilmot Gardens

    Benches at the local healing garden, Wilmot Gardens

  • Dining area

    Dining area

  • Comfortable queen-size bed with fresh linens provided.

    Comfortable queen-size bed with fresh linens provided.

  • Bathroom

    Bathroom

  • Cyclists on the nearby 30 mile round-trip Hawthorne Trail (a rails to trails project)

    Cyclists on the nearby 30 mile round-trip Hawthorne Trail (a rails to trails project)

  • Peacocks at the local Santa Fe Zoo

    Peacocks at the local Santa Fe Zoo

  • Morningside Nature Center

    Morningside Nature Center

  • The Children's Garden at Kanapaha Gardens

    The Children's Garden at Kanapaha Gardens

  • The public historic Thomas Center in downtown Gainesville

    The public historic Thomas Center in downtown Gainesville

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Owner
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, french
  • Response time Within 24 hours
  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 06/19/2015
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