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Walk to Downtown Gainesville- Gorgeous 2 Bedroom House with Backyard

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Gorgeous dining area large enough for 6.

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Last updated: 04/27/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Great for families and very peaceful surroundings.

Visiting Gainesville for UF sports, graduation, Shands, or sightseeing? We have the perfect place for you. Come back and relax after your event- or watch your event from the flat-screen TVs in the living room and bedroom. The house is newly renovated as of the summer of 2012 (it's 1250 SF heated/ cooled).

If you don't want to worry about lodging for football season, you can rent the house for the entire season and leave your things there (the monthly price is definitely negotiable for longer-term stays).

You can walk to downtown bars and restaurants. The historic Thomas Center is just 3 short blocks away. We are also just a 10 minutes drive from La Chua Trail (a Florida State Park) where you are guaranteed to see 1 to 100 alligators.

We are also just 2 miles from UF campus, the Swamp, and the O'Connell Center.

The owners live next door to the house, and can be easily reached via phone and e-mail.

One bedroom has a king bed and the other bedroom has a queen bed- perfect for families or for friends sharing a home.

*Please note that football weekends, Gator Nationals, and Graduation weekends are considered special event weekends and are $800/ weekend (up to 3 nights, or early check-in/ late-check out for a Friday arrival and Sunday departure).

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1250 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

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

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

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  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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  • The home has 2 bedrooms (one king bed and one queen bed). Owners can provide blow-up mattress as well. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub, shower

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  • Bathroom 2: toilet, tub

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  • One full bathroom has a shower, and the other full bathroom has a claw-foot bathtub....moreless

Entertainment

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Cable channels provided....moreless

  • Stereo:

    Sonos sound system inside house (which can be used from smart phones)...moreless

  • Television

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Photography
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    Walking distance from downtown Gainesville- in the historic Duckpond neighborhood....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining:

    Additional dining area located outside....moreless

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    Gas fireplace....moreless

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

    Street parking and parking spot in driveway available (no parking passes needed)...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

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

    Full kitchen with pots, pans, cookware, and dinnerware provided....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Coffee maker, creamer provided....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Fridge located in the kitchen....moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
 

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

$1,000
flat fee
Football Weekend
Sep 11 - Sep 12, 2015
2 night min stay

$1,000
flat fee
Football Weekend
Sep 25 - Sep 26, 2015
2 night min stay

$1,000
flat fee
Football Weekend
Oct 2 - Oct 3, 2015
2 night min stay

$1,000
flat fee
Football Weekend
Nov 6 - Nov 7, 2015
2 night min stay

$1,000
flat fee
Football Weekend
Nov 20 - Nov 21, 2015
2 night min stay

$1,000
flat fee
Football Weekend
Nov 27 - Nov 28, 2015
2 night min stay

$1,000
flat fee
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$225
$1,000 $2,800
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning Fee $75
  • Tax Rate 11%

Notes:

Rates are subject to change until property is confirmed.


Cancellation policy:

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.


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Calendar

Last updated: 04/27/2015
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Location

5 Miles
Nearest Airport
Gainesville Airport (GNV)
0.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
All of downtown Gainesville
5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I-75
0.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Tons in downtown Gainesville

Car: Recommended

The house is in a central location for downtown, the University, the hospitals, and nature attractions (La Chua Trail, Hawthorne Trail, Paynes Prairie).

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2008

About the owner: Brian is a Gainesville native, and Susannah is a Florida native. Susannah is an avid nature photographer.

Why the Owner Chose Gainesville:
Downtown living is fantastic! We love being able to talk to all of the local, delicious restaurants.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
We share a backyard with the house and it is perfectly manicured.


Contact us

Speaks: english, french

 

Photos

  • Gorgeous dining area large enough for 6.

    Gorgeous dining area large enough for 6.

  • Bedroom 1 has a King bed, flat screen TV and adjacent bathroom.

    Bedroom 1 has a King bed, flat screen TV and adjacent bathroom.

  • Beautiful renovated full kitchen.

    Beautiful renovated full kitchen.

  • Beautifully renovated full kitchen.

    Beautifully renovated full kitchen.

  • View out outside the home.

    View out outside the home.

  • Master bath has glass enclosed shower.

    Master bath has glass enclosed shower.

  • Guests have access to the outside and covered seating.

    Guests have access to the outside and covered seating.

  • Covered seating area outside.

    Covered seating area outside.

  • Gorgeous living area with gas fireplace, Persian rug, flat screen TV.

    Gorgeous living area with gas fireplace, Persian rug, flat screen TV.

  • Bedroom 2 has a queen bed.

    Bedroom 2 has a queen bed.

  • Beautiful renovated full kitchen.

    Beautiful renovated full kitchen.

  • Another view of the living room.

    Another view of the living room.

  • Bathroom for guests.

    Bathroom for guests.

  • Peaceful sitting area outside of the living room.

    Peaceful sitting area outside of the living room.

VRBO #603018

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$225 per night (USD)
Minimum stay: 2 nights
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  • Sleeps
    6
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Property type
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Owner
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, french
  • Calendar last updated 04/27/2015
Email owner

646-221-9276

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