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Beautiful Lake House on Gorgeous Clear Spring-Fed Lake

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 2-10)

Welcome to our lovely family home on private Kingsley Lake. This crystal clear lake will charm you and your family as you reconnect with the simpler things in life. Enjoy basking in the sun, swimming in spring water and relaxing with the family on our 2 tiered dock from sunrise to sunset. Four bedrooms, sleeps 8, with 2 full baths, full kitchen, 3 flat screen tv(s), direct tv and wifi.

Keywords: CRYSTAL CLEAR, SPRING-FED LAKE CLOSE TO JACKSONVILLE AND GAINESVILLE, FLORIDA


Owner
Jodie Crews
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
December 15, 2017

Amenities

Starke House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lakefront
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • King size beds (3), Queen size Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • cinemas
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • kayaking
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
2 tiered dock house

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(9 traveler reviews)

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Beautiful Lake House on Gorgeous Clear Spring-Fed Lake
average rating of 5.0 based on 9 reviews
5

Living on Lake Time

  • 5 of 5

The physical setting is beautiful. The lake is circular, two miles in diameter with an unimpeded view to the east across Camp Blanding, Florida's National Guard Base. The sunrises are spectacular. The gazebo over the water affords easy access to swimming with plenty of shallow water for the little ones in your fold. If has a small refrigerator and wine cooler right there. We see Bald Eagles, Ospreys, American Egrets, Great Blue Herons, Belted kingfishers, Barn swallows, Pileated woodpeckers, Red-bellied woodpeckers and Laughing gulls from the gazebo.

The house itself is very comfortable and sleeps eight easily. The kitchen is very well appointed, featuring a convection oven, large refrigerator/freezer and everything necessary for preparation of a gourmet meal (it helps to have a chef in the family, as do we!). If rice is a substantial ingredient in your diet, you should bring your rice cooker--a small inconvenience.

Kingsley Lake is only an hour or so away from Jacksonville, St. Augustine, and Gainesville so that a day trip to the Zoo, Fort San Marcos, the University of Florida or other such attractions is easily accomplished.

A visit here will be long, and fondly remembered.

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Breath taking and relaxing

  • 5 of 5

The Lake house was beautiful and very comfortable everyone enjoyed their stay . My nieces wedding at the Strickland lake house was crazy beautiful we had a full moon every night. Thank you so much for letting us stay at your lake house it was perfect

  • Submitted: Sep 22, 2016
  • Stayed: September 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Superb facilities for a relaxing vacation.

  • 5 of 5

The home easily accommodates eight people. The spacious and well appointed kitchen is perfect for gourmet-level food preparation, as well as snacks and light lunches. The two bathrooms are more than adequate. The large living room and porch are very comfortable. We very much enjoyed lounging around the shaded deck over the lake.

This is a perfect setting for a relaxing vacation.

  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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It's great. We love everything about it.

  • 5 of 5

We love staying here. We look forward to it every year. It's a great place to stay.

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Charming, beautiful lake home

  • 5 of 5

This is our family's 6th year visiting this lovely lake home on Kingsley Lake. The house if very clean and beautifully decorated. It is fully equipped with updated kitchen appliances, and newly redecorated living areas. Comfortable sleeping and sitting areas. Very charming and feels like home. The dock is roomy yet provides a large shaded area & plenty of seating. We have had the privilege of being there for a Father's Day, and a few birthdays. Fun place to celebrate. Easily accommodates a large family.

  • Submitted: Jul 7, 2016
  • Stayed: June 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful lake home

  • 5 of 5

Our stay at this wonderful lake home was most enjoyable and very accomodating for our family of six adults and two children. It was very well equipped with everything we needed. We found it very spacious, exceptionally clean, and well maintained. The dock was spacious and had plenty of chairs and chaise lounges. We did not even unpack our own. The beachfront was great for our small grandchildren!

The listing was accurate, and homeowners very pleasant and helpful. We look forward to a return stay!

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2016
  • Stayed: June 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150
Damage Deposit $750

Guests are allowed to leave no more than a small load of towels for housekeeping upon exit, however bed linens are covered by the fee for cleaning service. An additional $50 will be charged back to guest for additional cleaning should excess laundry be needed. Thank you for your understanding.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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