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Rum Island Cabin on the Santa Fe River, Florida

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Rum Island Cabin
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Cabin -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Fort White, Florida
Rum Island Cabin is a cozy, one room cabin on the Santa Fe River and springs in north central Florida. Rum Island Park is 1/4 mile walk along the river, and the cabin sits about 100 feet from a small clear spring. We are close to High Springs (6 mi.) and Gainesville (25 mi.) High Springs is known for antiques and restaurants. Gainesville is the home of the Gators, and has many museums, shops, and nightlife.
We are located on 10 acres of mostly undeveloped and rustic land. Kayaking, canoeing, snorkeling, and floating the river and exploring the springs are the major activities. There is world renowned cave-diving 1 mile up the river at Ginnie Springs. Other activities include hiking, bird watching, and enjoying the close by state parks.
Rum Island Cabin is a low tech, peaceful escape into nature that sleeps 2, has bath with shower...
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Listing #FKN3277419
About the Owner
MaryAnn or Dave S
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2013
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Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Fell in love with this cabin. It was exactly what we expected! We will coming back again real soon. The hosts were very pleasant!

Thank jessesparks2018
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

We had a great time. The cabin was exactly what we were looking for. It was secluded but not far from the grocery store and other places. It was a perfect getaway for two.

Thank Thomas H
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Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

A wonderful little cabin in a very peaceful and private setting. Loved our time there. Dave and Maryann are great hosts !!

Thank mydoglayla
Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Porch
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Refrigerator
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Water Views
House rules
    Ask about kids
    Ask about pets
    Ask about smoking
    Check in: 2:00 PM
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    1 Full
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Fees
  • Cleaning fee: £23 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: £76 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Rum Island Cabin is a cozy cabin nestled in a small clearing in the north florida woods on our 10 acre property. A short walk leads to a small, pristine spring at the Santa fe River. Rum Island Spring Park is a 1/4 mile walk through the woods. Swimming, picnicking, snorkeling and floating are the major activities. There are many beautiful and diverse state parks within 5-15 miles that offer swimming, cave-diving, hiking, birding, and relaxing in nature. Enjoying nature in our peaceful, rustic surroundings is our main draw. The charming town of High Springs is 6 mi. away with unique shops and restaurants. Gainesville, and the University of Florida, is 25 miles away and offers museums, events, music and booming nightlife.
There are several canoe/kayak outfitters close by...one righ...
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Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: GNV: 56.0 km
Directions emailed when booked.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 121.0 km.
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