1 Block to Shands, Va Hosp, 2 Blocks to Uf and Vet School; Near Downtown Gville(13 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3-5 nights
- Property type:Condo
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
Downstairs spacious 1 bedroom with all amenities; 575 square feet, decal parking
ACCOMMODATIONS. This is a spacious 575 sf condo with a large bedroom; walk-in closet, queen luxury bed, chest of drawers with matching headboard, ceiling fan, bedside table, bed linens provided. The bedroom is furnished to make your stay comfortable and relaxing. There is one bathroom, tiled with tub/shower, a grab bar for safety and towels furnished. The kitchen is furnished with large refrigerator, dishwasher, gas stove, microwave, coffee post, blender, electric can opener, all dishes and cooking utensils, a table and 4 chairs -- everything you need to parpare a meal or warm it up in the microwave. The living room has a large comfortable sofa which can be used for sleeping, a matching love seat, 50 inch flat screen TV, cable, internet and wireless -- everything you need to relax or work on your laptop. A large picture window gives you a view of parkway/green space. The condo sleeps two comfortably the bedroom and another on the sofa.
PREMISES: There are two pools with spacious decks and sun bathing chairs. Further there are two laundry facilities with large washers and dryers. There is night lighting in hallways and on grounds. Parking is for residents and guests only. A parking pass is provided to condo guests.
OWNER OPATED: Owner lives near by and can be reached if needed. Manager is also available if needed.
PARKING, BUSLINES, THINGS TO DO IN GAINESVILLE: Parking is monitored for guests and residents only. Bus line to locations downtown and shopping malls. Restaurants nearby on Archer Road, Newberry Road, and shopping malls. Easily accessible from US 75 and Highway 441. A guide to restaurants and things to do in Gainesville will be mailed upon receipt of reservation. You can always call the owner with specific questions.
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Member since: 2014
- On floor 1
- 575 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4
- Large room, full windows and drapes with a view to green space and trees; entrance to bathroom, carpeted, queen luxury mattress - pillow top with firm mattress, bed linens with four pillows and matching comforter and extra cotton blanket, 6 drawer dresser with mirror, matching headboard for bed, ceiling fan, bedside table lamp, large closet with shelves and louvered door. Lots of space for personal belongings. Cable hookup for bedroom TV (guest must furnish). Allows privacy from living room. ...moreless
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- Tile floor, wood vanity with white porcelain sink, storage closet, wood shelves over toilet, overhead lights, ceiling ventilation fan, tub with grab bar, shower curtain with liner, towels with matching hand towels, wash cloth and floor mat. Cleaning supplies under sink. Closet with towels and laundry basket on floor. Lots of room for bathroom storage of personal items. ...moreless
- Botanical Garden
- Live Theater
- Recreation Center
- Theme Parks
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Pier Fishing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
Lovely round table with wood top and metal wrought iron legs and four matching chairs with cushioned bottoms -- very comfortable. Seats four. Situated very near kitchen but away from living room...moreless
- Dining Area
- Seating for 4 people
- Air Conditioning:
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- Hair Dryer
- Linens Provided:
Contains sofa, love seat, coffee table, accent rug, TV stand with drawers, TV, lamp, pictures on wall, drapes covering large window. Very comfortably arranged for study, reading, TV or conversations....moreless
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Pool / Spa
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Jan 1 - Mar 31, 2017
5 night min stay
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
Rates are based on 3 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest
Apr 28 - Apr 30, 2017
3 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $200
RATES: A two day minimum stay is required but the longer you stay the less you pay. The standard rate is $125 per night and $500 for football weekends, graduation, and other high profile events. Rates are $605 weekly, $1665 monthly and includes all taxes. ONLINE PRICING QUOTES THAT INCLUDE SPECIAL EVENT WEEKENDS WILL BE ADJUSTED FOR WEEKLY OR MONTHLY STAYS. PLEASE CALL OWNER IF YOUR QUOTE FOR STAYS LONGER THAN A WEEKEND DOES NOT REFLECT THESE PRICES. Additional property protection insurance is available and is encouraged if children are part of your party. Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed with full payment. Cancelled reservations will not be refunded unless the property is rented for time cancelled in which case 50% will be refunded. Extra guests over three will require an additional fee of $25 per night per guest. If you are calling in your reservation, payments can be made through PayPal or credit cards.
Owner's cancellation policy:
Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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The condo is centrally located close to downtown and the University of Florida. US 75 is about 3 miles and easily accessible for trips to central and south Florida for day trips or weekends. Try and visit the butterfly garden and the museum of natural history on the UF Campus for some really unusual displays that are unique in this part of the South. The cold water springs are a natural wonder and these are found in this part of Florida in abundance. Be sure to visit as many as you can as all are different. Once you swim in one of these you will never forget it. Also try tubing down the Itchetucknee River that separates Suwannee and Columbia County. The temperature will guarantee deep blood circulation for several hours after you get out. Do this only in summer months!! There is so much to see and do in this part of the state that gives a flavor of north Florida which is so different from the central and southern part of the state. Do drive around and get a view of the many heritage oaks that are native to our area. Everyone loves them and even the developers strive to protect them. Go see the alligators in the Paynes Prairie preserve. These guys are for real and they are huge. Don't worry, you can't feed them and they are fenced off but the habitat is all natural and exciting to see. Then you will know why the UF team is the Florida Gators!!
Gainesville Home Suites LLC
Year Purchased: 2006
About the owner: As a husband and wife team, we (Jim Post and Elizabeth Bolton), have owned and managed residential rental properties for about 30 years. Vacation rentals are a relatively new endeavor and we find that it is exciting to accommodate short term visitors with different needs and requirements. Jim is originally from New Jersey and grew up in Miami before pursuing a career in electrical engineering. His work took him to many places before coming to Gainesville. As a native Floridian and a recently retired UF professor, I believe Gainesville is absolutely the best place in Florida to live, learn and enjoy life. The community is vibrant and the student population keeps us young at heart. And when you need them, the medical facilities are without equal. We strive to meet the needs of our rental residents both short and long term. Our goal is to provide you with lodging that will make your stay comfortable and satisfying so that when you return to the area you will want to stay with us. Our philosophy is that we will only rent to you a place we would personally live in.
Why the Owner Chose Gainesville, FL, USA:
This property is the epitome of location preference for visitors desiring walking proximity to UF, Shands, Vet School and VA. These condos are perfect for Shands visitors, football and graduation weekends, conference participants, visiting scholars, students and parents who are looking for home style comforts with superb accommodations. Our condos are on first floor to allow easy access. The Summit House Condos have been a landmark in Gainesville for decades and are solidly built on the high ground in this part of Gainesville, hence the name Summit House.
The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
In the heart of beautiful Central Florida, close to downtown Gainesville, major highways - US 75 and 441, UF and Santa Fe College, museums, live theatre, restaurants, wildlife preserves and natural resource areas. There is something interesting, educational, entertaining for every season here in North Central Florida and Gainesville has a major share of the attractions for every season.
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Living Room with large TV and Picture Window
Living room view with coffee table and large flat screen TV
remodeled bathroom with closet storage and large sink and cabiner
Kitchen - right side view
Kitchen left side view
all new kitchen with dishwasher, microwave, large refrigerator and gas stove
Front view of Condo in Building D.
North Florida Springs around Gainesville
Fishing and boating near Gainesville
Hippodrome State Theater -photo by Ebyabe
Hydrangeas - Kanapaha Botanical Gardens
Living room with sofa, love seat and coffee table
View of living room from front door
large bedroom with queen bed, dresser, window view of green grass parkway
Chest with mirror in bedroom
Dining table adjacent to kitchen
Spacious dining area
View of Condo Building D
Newans lake near Gainesville
Wading birds on Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park
Mary Pfifer McKinzie House in Historic District - photo by Ebyabe
Turtle Court at Thomas Center in Historic Gainesville
This listing was first published here in 2014.
Date last modified - Tuesday, December 06, 2016
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