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Kingsley Lake-..Make Your Own Memories

Bedrooms 4
Half Baths1
Space 2,600 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

Lake Front 2600 Sf 4 Bedroom, 2 1/2 Bathroom Large Dock

Large open floor plan with family room/kitchen, 4 bedrooms, 3 kings and a queen, 2 full baths, one with double shower, large laundry room, huge dock with upper deck and outdoor comforts, lots of parking and boat docking, perfect location for special events....Gator games, parties, weddings, etc. .

Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
May 4, 2017


Daryl recently decided to open his beautiful lake property to the many others that know and love Kingsley Lake. The property was purchased in 2008 and the house was completed in 2010.

DARYL purchased this house in 2009

Why DARYL chose Florida North Central

Daryl grew up going to Strickland's landing long before Kingsley lake became the private lake it is today. We love the fresh clear spring fed waters and the natural beauty of the most beautiful lake in all of Florida.

What makes this house unique

No Gators Great Fishing, Military Base Surrounding, Spring Fed, Private, Great Wedding Venue, Gorgeous Setting.



Starke House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • non smoking only
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • MAIN BATHROOM - toilet , combination tub/shower , LARGE
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , outdoor shower , OUTDOORS OFF OF GARAGE BUT VERY NICE
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 3 king , Has view of lake
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
    MASTER - 1 king , views of lake
  • Books
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horseshoes
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • jet skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(18 traveler reviews)

Kingsley Lake-..Make Your Own Memories
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 18 reviews
Saint Augustine

Dirty house but great Lake

  • 4 of 5

Beautiful lake... spent a day cleaning to get property clean

  • Submitted: Mar 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Lake House

  • 5 of 5

This was our 4th year renting from Daryl. The house is perfect for a family gathering. Kingsley Lake is the best lake in Florida - clean, beautiful and lots of fish! We were very comfortable and had a wonderful time. Already booked for next year.

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Thank you very much!!!! Had a great time & beautiful place on the lake :) Enjoyed it so much :)

  • Submitted: Apr 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Callahan, FL

Wonderful Lake House!

  • 5 of 5

My family rented this house for 8 nights. The house was beautiful and clean. The kitchen was very nice and well equipped. We enjoyed sitting on the dock and watching all of the boats and jet skis. We also enjoyed sitting on the back porch and drinking our morning coffee. We really loved the floor plan of the house and hope to rent it again in the near future.

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Our second stay at this beautiful lake house was great all the way around. Perfect place to relax and enjoy family and friends. Very comfortable and clean. Thanks Tamara and Darryl!

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A Mixed Bag - The Good, Bad, and Unkind

  • 3 of 5

We arrived to find a lovely, well built, nicely furnished home that was in need of some cleaning. Not ones to complain, we simply ignored the dirty corners and layer of dust and proceeded to unpack. Being a bunch of foodie moms, we took plenty of food. The kitchen was beautiful, well stocked w/ equipment, & spacious. We were surprised that the owners left food in both cabinets & the fridge. We used our coolers for the extra food & didn’t lodge a complaint. A walk out to the lake on the dock found me face to face with spider webs everywhere. I simply grabbed a broom and swept them away without complaint. Spiders happen. We were thirsty for some ice water, but found the ice maker did not work & the water sulfur smelling. We didn’t lodge a complaint, but drove to Dollar General for ice & water. If we had known about the ice maker & water, we could have saved a trip, but it wasn't a big deal. Later, the early to bed moms took the two front bedrooms & disappeared while us night owls chatted away in the living room. At midnight, getting tired, we went into the back bedrooms and turned down the covers & found dirty linens. The master's were dusty with hair and pet hair, the other’s had small blood spots on the quilt and a large blood stain on one pillow. We stripped the beds and began washing the linens after cleaning 1/4" black gunk from around the inside of the washer. We searched for clean bedding and found plenty of linens, but they were all dirty & disorganized. We did not complain to the owner, but washed 10 loads of linens in 2 days upon arrival. We ladies had a great time in spite of these cleaning issues. The ladies left, the family came, & again, it was nice. The only thing I intended to mention to the owner was the bedding.

We left 1 day early. I stripped beds, cleaned kitchen, began laundry, took out trash, straightened up and more. I sent the owner an email letting her know we were leaving early & recommended she speak with her cleaning company re. the bedding. All was fine until a full week after we checked out, I got an email that stated, “I mailed your check cleaning crew came today and said  every set of extra sheets (8) were dirty and house was dirty as well.  It's your prerogative but next time please do not criticize  us for unnecessary things . it took her 5 hours to clean .” Read the rest here -

  • Submitted: May 14, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: There are always going to be people that are unpleasable.... This particular guest happens to be one of those people . We did everything we could to please her ....her accusations are completely untrue ... We are truly sorry that she had a bad experience but as you can tell from the rest of our reviews it's not the norm . . This guest actually went so far as to try to extort money out of .us. This group left the house so bad that it took our cleaning crew six hours to clean it. And she expected her cleaning fee back. You might want to think twice before you rent to Christie Goff .
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20 3


Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Keystone Heights


Rates & Availability

Starke House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Summer 2017
Jul 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $50
Tax Rate 7.0%

This is a great wedding venue. Please contact owner for costs. Summer will be weekly minimum FRIDAY TO FRIDAY.

$350.00 NON REFUNDABLE Deposit (Will be applied towards total payment), 1/2 payment due at 60 days out then remainder due 2 weeks before check-in.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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