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My piece of paradise on the river. Three bedroom, two bath home. Very homey.

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Last updated: 08/24/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

This three bedroom, two bath home has the most breath-taking view of the Withlacoochee River. The open floor plan, screened in lanai and large windows make this home the perfect place to enjoy Florida's Nature Coast. Wake up to a view of untouched nature through French doors from your bedroom. Ample closet space in all bedrooms, so you can unpack & make yourself at home.

Kitchen is fully equipped and decorated for your cooking pleasure and adjoins the living area that has an open river view and cozy furniture to relax after spending the day exploring our beautiful Nature Coast.


This riverfront home has 3 Bedrooms + Convertible Bed(s), 2 Baths (Sleeps 6-8).

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Property Type

  • 1 story
  • House
  • 2600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome:

    Only well behaved children!! PLEASE...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoke outside!!! Definitely, PLEASE...moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Bring Fidos doggy bed (kitty cats too) but bring their claw pads, PLEASE...moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

  • Convertible bed(s)

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 3

    Trundle...moreless

  • Master: 1 queen

    bath in master bedroom...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    French doors / river front...moreless

  • Master / Queen bed with bathroom/shower in this master bedroom Queen bed in third bedroom next to family room with french doors leading onto a furnished deck. Both of these rooms have a view of the river., Twin or Single Beds (2) Twin bed with trundle in middle bedroom., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Two futons in the family room. One opens into a full bed, the other opens into a twin....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Please call the owner for more information: Mimi 813-205-2385.

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable:

    (2) Brighthouse cable t.v. in the family room & middle bedroom....moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    (2) Brighthouse cable t.v. in the family room & middle bedroom both with DVD players....moreless

  • Toys
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Water View:

    Beautiful view of the Withlacoochee River....moreless

  • Waterfront:

    Beautiful view of the Withlacoochee River....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rafting
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Swimming
  • Water Tubing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Can also dine on screened patio/ seats 6 very comfortably...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    There is a Gym/ Fitness Center 2 miles from House on Dunnellon Road...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    wireless & hardwire...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Mobile Phone:

    Cell phone service available through most service providers....moreless

  • Parking
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone:

    Bring cell phone, most carriers have towers...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    Password protected and available to guests at no charge....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    fully equipped...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Fully equipped...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Fully equipped...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    deck 650 SQ foot deck overlooking the river with patio furniture and lights for the evening....moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    Screened in porch with seating for 6-8....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Charcoal grill....moreless

 

Reviews

Write a review 4.8
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
Jun 1 - Sep 30, 2016
3 night min stay
$160 $175
Fri, Sat, Sun
$995 $2,150

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$175
Fri, Sat, Sun
$1,050 $2,250

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • cleaning & trash p/up $125

Notes:

Call owner for lockbox code; daily rates differ from weekly and monthly rates Pets welcome. 125.00 cleaning fee . Seasonal & Holiday rates due apply. (holiday rates are 15.00 per night additional) The above weekly, daily, monthly apply from May through September. Winter: October through April 30: additional persons over 8 is 15.00 per person per night.

Additional people over 8 is 15.00 per person per night

Owner cell: 813-205-2385

The rates are based on minimum charge for 3 day stay/ larger parties: rates may differ

Holiday rates differ for weekend or 3 day stays

Rates are subject to change.

50% deposit due at booking, balance due 30 days prior to arrival. No refund for deposit if reservations cancelled less than 60 days prior to reservation date.


Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 08/24/2016
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Location

54 Miles
Nearest Airport
Gainesville Regional Airport (GNV)
4 Miles
Nearest Barpub
The Blue Gator, 12189 S Williams St.
9 Miles
Nearest Golf
Citrus Springs Golf & Country Club
4 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Front Porch Restaurant & PIE
21 Miles
Nearest Beach
Fort Island Beach, FL

Car: Necessary

Rainbow Springs State Park is a great place to plan a picnic or barbeque. The park offers many activities for people of all ages: canoe & kayak rentals, nature trails, swimming in the springs, tubing down the river, and much more. There is a gift shop, snack bar and pavillions. If you're looking for a restful day of doing nothing much, relax on the back porch with a book and listen to nature. Or sit out on the deck overlooking the Withlacoochee. The view alone is breathtaking. You'll be visited alligators, turtles, anhingas, and ducks. There are many antique & specialty shops nearby such as Grumble's House. Or go out for some home-cookin' at The Front Porch Restaurant. Take a ride on a glass-bottom boat and meet Florida's state fresh water mammal- the manatee at Homassassa State Park. It's only a 20 minute drive from the house.

There are many, many things to do and see while staying in the peaceful town of Dunnellon. Feel free to email me for suggestions that would suit your interests. Make my home on the river your next vacation spot. Tranquility guaranteed!!!!

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2006

About the owner: I grew up in the Tampa Bay area so I have a true appreciation for all that Florida has to offer. Since my day-to-day job requires much of my time, I've become an expert at seeking out new and exciting places to explore. My favorite adventures are found off-the-beaten-path and that's exactly what my house in Dunnellon is. My family has made many wondeful memories here. I hope yours will, too!

Why the Owner Chose Dunnellon, FL, USA:
I purchased this home to escape the non-stop business of city life. Whenever I come alone, with family or with friends, my heart melts with the view and my mind settles upon the quietness. It's also fun to spend your days soaking up the sun pontooning down to Rainbow Springs or enjoyng the festivities down at Gator's on the river. But take comfort in knowing where I'll be at the end of the day---my piece of paradise on the river!

The Unique Benefits at this House:
This home is truly your home away from home. Stay a week, 2 weeks or longer. No need to leave Fido at home; bring Fidos pet bed. We are pet-friendly.


Contact us

Speaks: english

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  • My piece of paradise on the river. Three bedroom, two bath home. Very homey.

    My piece of paradise on the river. Three bedroom, two bath home. Very homey.

  • Open floor plan from living room, kitchen, dining room to the family room.

    Open floor plan from living room, kitchen, dining room to the family room.

  • View from the screened in lanai which includes an outdoor dining set for six.

    View from the screened in lanai which includes an outdoor dining set for six.

  • Cozy spot to enjoy your morning coffee & a book leading from third bedroom.

    Cozy spot to enjoy your morning coffee & a book leading from third bedroom.

  • View from the front door. Fenced in with a carport & large yard.

    View from the front door. Fenced in with a carport & large yard.

  • The living room is furnished with a plush leather sofa & ecclectic home decor.

    The living room is furnished with a plush leather sofa & ecclectic home decor.

  • View of the dock & river from the deck right outside the bedroom.

    View of the dock & river from the deck right outside the bedroom.

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This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Tuesday, September 27, 2016

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