Whimsical Cabin on Rainbow River, Free Kayaks & Canoe(31 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:1 night
- Property type:Cabin
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
Cabin, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath (Sleeps 2)
This wonderful old Florida cabin, circa 1940, celebrates the charm of the era in a very romantic & cozy setting. The open 600 sf layout of this cabin is very comfortable and perfect for only two people. The screened porch looks out over the picturesque Rainbow River offering 116' of pristine river frontage. You will encounter otters, wood ducks, turtles, foxes & exceptional birding, along with other forms of wildlife.
Explore this unique river on our kayaks or canoe should you choose to indulge. Fish or dive off our dock where vast fishing opportunity abounds. We furnish a gas BBQ grill for your outdoor dining pleasure & fire pit to relax by in the evenings.
This historic river property steeped in Florida history, nestled in a very serene setting on 1.5 acres of towering pines & majestic oaks, is very much like a storybook. The property boast an ancient phosphate mine, excavated during the Dunnellon boom days, circa late 1800's. This phosphate mine was bridged over to access the cabin & river.
Wondering about the property literally brings you back in time in a park like setting. You will enjoy the natural flora & fauna, some of which could be considered prehistoric, such as the large mastodon fossils in the phosphate mine, which can be viewed. Many of the majestic pines are centuries old & history reveals they have been used for turpentine harvesting. Come and take a stroll through our beautiful property which we have been blessed with. The 1.5 acre has 2 cabins. The 1st is the rental cabin & the 2nd cabin the owners live in
There is also a small vineyard on this land.
Member since: 2013
- 600 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 2
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
- Non Smoking Only
- Not Suitable For Children:
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- DVD Player
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Theme Parks
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Wildlife Viewing
Quaint, Historic Downtown Dunnellon, is only minutes from the Cabin hosting numerous antique shops and eateries. They offer numerous street festivals yearly, a good place to take a stroll & mingle....moreless
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Equestrian Events
- Freshwater Fishing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Water Tubing
- Deck / Patio:
- Kayak / Canoe:
- Lanai / Gazebo:
- Lawn / Garden:
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My Standard Rate
1 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Cleaning $65
Only 2 people on property per reservation
Age Restriction 10 years old
Sorry, No Pets Allowed
Sorry, We do not participate in the use of the Calendar
Full rental payment due for reservations made 30 days or less of check-in. Payment must be received within 7 days of booking.
For extreme advanced reservations, 50% rental dep. is requested, & the remaining rental dep. will be due 30 days before check-in date.
Refundable Security dep. $200. due for all reservations,at check-in time. (Cleaning fee will be deducted prior to refund)
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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* Rainbow Spring State Park, under 2 miles from Cabin
* Aquatic Wilderness Adventures
* KP Hole Park - Less than 1 mile from Cabin
* Grumbles House, unique shops, Historic Area
* Blue Gator - Waterfront Restaurant, Bait
* Juliette Falls Golf Course, one of many to choose from.
Our dock facing up river
King Size Bed
View from Kitchen to Living area
Fire Pit area for evening relaxation
Rental Cabin, River Side
Entrance of property, scenic path to the cabin & river
Deep phosphate mine on the path to the cabin
Gazebo Deck along winding road
Like a park in the forest
Our kayaks by the early morning smoky Rainbow River
Down river view from our dock
River view from cabin screen porch
Partial view of living area and entrance to kitchen/dining area
Kitchen & Counter dining area
Rear side of Cabin
Antique Tractors on Display
Enjoy a cup of tea or a good book on the gazebo
Guests Enjoy Our Riverside Sun Deck
OTTERS frequently visit our dock
Underwater Rainbow View
This listing was first published here in 2013.
Date last modified - Friday, May 26, 2017
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