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Cottage on Family Farm -- West of U.F./Gainesville/Newberry

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Last updated: 11/10/2014
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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Gainesville cottage description

Charming barn-style cottage on a 20 acre family farm in north central Florida, just west of Gainesville.

The cottage is on our family farm and has a nice view of rolling pastures. It is a 1 bedroom/1 bath cottage that sleeps 6 -- 8. It has a queen size bed and a full size bed in the bedroom and a full-size sleeper sofa in the alcove. It has a fully equipped kitchen, a living room/dining room and 1 bathroom with a separate double sink area. There is a small storage loft in the bedroom. The cottage also has wireless internet, local t.v., a DVD player and DVDs, and a washer and dryer. It has a fenced yard with it's own entrance. Linens and cookware are provided.

We are located between Newberry, Fl and Trenton, Fl, 22 miles west of Gainesville, Fl. It is a quiet, convenient place to stay when visiting the University of Florida. We are only 5 miles west of the Easton Newberry Archery Center and Canterbury Equestrian Showplace. We are close to the Nature Coast State Trail (cycling, walking, horseback riding) and there are many springs in the area. We are 48 miles from Cedar Key, 53 miles from Ocala, 99 miles from St. Augustine/Crescent Beach, 128 miles from Disney World and 20 miles directly west of I-75.

The cottage is located on a farm. We have three ponies, a small herd of miniature Zebu cattle and a flock of chickens (both hens and roosters). We also have a few farm dogs and cats. It is a great place to get away for some rest & relaxation and sit out and watch the stars at night!

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Events Allowed
          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            25...moreless

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Considered

          Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen, 1 double

            ...moreless

          • Full-size sleeper sofa in alcove.

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

            Double sink...moreless

          Other Amenities

              • Check-in time is 4:00 pm and check-out time is 11:00 am. If needed, we may be able to accommodate an earlier check-in time....moreless

              Entertainment

              • DVD Player
              • Video Library

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Budget
              • Family
              • Sports & Activities
              • Tourist Attractions

              Attractions

              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Library
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Recreation Center
              • Restaurants
              • Theme Parks
              • Water Parks
              • Winery Tours

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Eco Tourism
              • Horseback Riding
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

                  • Rural

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Equestrian Events
                  • Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hunting
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Swimming
                  • Water Tubing

                  Dining

                  • Dining:

                    Table with 4 chairs and 2 stools at kitchen counter....moreless

                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 4 people

                  General

                  • Air Conditioning
                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Heating
                  • Internet
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Living Room
                  • Parking
                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine

                  Kitchen

                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Kitchen
                  • Microwave
                  • Oven
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove:

                    Gas stove. Electric skillet also available....moreless

                  • Toaster

                  Outside

                  • Lawn / Garden
                  • Outdoor Grill:

                    Park style charcoal grill; picnic table...moreless

                   

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                  My Standard Rate
                  1 night min stay
                  $75
                  $385 $1,350
                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Pet Fee $50 + tax
                  • Tax Rate 9%

                  Notes:

                  Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice. A deposit of 50% of total amount due when making reservation; remaining 50% due 7 days prior to check-in. Any reservations made within 7 days of check-in require payment in full upon reservation. Cancellations allowed up to 14 days prior to arrival with full refund. Cancellations within 14 days of arrival forfeit deposit.


                  Cancellation policy:

                  Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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                  Calendar

                  Last updated: 11/10/2014
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                  21 Unavailable
                  22 Today
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                  Location

                  30 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Gainesville
                  19 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  I-75
                  99 Miles
                  Nearest Beach
                  Crescent Beach/St. Augustine

                  Car: Necessary

                  Our vacation rental is a cottage on a 20 acre family farm. We are located in the heart of north central Florida, near the Nature Coast Trail. We are close to several springs, the Suwannee River, and riding and biking trails. We are only 5 miles west of the Easton Newberry Archery Center and Canterbury Equestrian Showplace. We are 20 miles west of the University of Florida and provide a quiet place to stay when attending UF football games.

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 1999

                  About the owner: After moving to north central Florida to attend the University of Florida, we decided that we loved the area and wanted to stay. Eventually we purchased property and turned it into a small farm.

                  Why the Owner Chose Gainesville:
                  Our family loves living out in the country and the area has some rolling hills and a nice view. It is quiet and peaceful and at the same time, close to many attractions and a convenient distance to Gainesville.

                  The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
                  We built the cottage for visiting family, but it isn't used much, so we decided to make it available as a vacation rental. It is a great place to stay whether you're traveling to the area for sports events, to visit the University of Florida, or just to spend some time in the country!


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english

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                  Photos

                  • Stairs to loft in bedroom

                    Stairs to loft in bedroom

                  • Bedroom with 1 queen bed and 1 full-size bed

                    Bedroom with 1 queen bed and 1 full-size bed

                  • Bathroom

                    Bathroom

                  • Fire pit

                    Fire pit

                  • Picnic area with charcoal grill

                    Picnic area with charcoal grill

                  • View from front porch.

                    View from front porch.

                  • Living/dining room with electric fireplace

                    Living/dining room with electric fireplace

                  • Kitchen

                    Kitchen

                  • Alcove between the living room and bedroom with full-size sofa bed

                    Alcove between the living room and bedroom with full-size sofa bed

                  • View from front porch.

                    View from front porch.

                  • Picnic area with charcoal grill

                    Picnic area with charcoal grill

                  VRBO #496150

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                  This listing was first published here in 2013.

                  Date last modified - Monday, November 10, 2014

                  $75 per night (USD)
                  13

                  1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 8

                  View calendar: Updated 11/10/14
                  Minimum stay: 1 nights
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                  Member since: 2013
                  Speaks: english
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                  • Response rate: 100%
                  • Calendar last updated: 11/10/2014
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