IT’S NOT YOUR GRANDPA’S SWIMMING HOLE - NANA’S RIVER HOUSE

Juanita Carter

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Sleeps8
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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IT’S NOT YOUR GRANDPA’S SWIMMING HOLE - NANA’S RIVER HOUSE

Dunnellon House Rental Photos and Description

Our house is about ½ mile from the head waters. You can enjoy a leisurely float down the Rainbow River from our house to the KP Hole county park and walk back. The KP Hole has a boat ramp for launching your boat as well as kayak and tube rentals. The house sits on the river on one acre which gives you plenty of room for a game of volley ball, touch foot ball, or just laying in the sun catching some rays. Have a picnic under the covered patio or cook some burgers on the grill. Our house is a two story house. The rental is for the down stairs. The down stairs has its own lock and so does the up stairs. The Florida room has windows facing the river and french doors to a patio. From the french doors to the beach is only about 50 feet. You and your friends will enjoy a private beach reserved exclusively for guests of Nana's River House. Our house has 2 bedrooms (queen in master and full/double in other) and 2 bathrooms with a living room, family room with futon, Florida room with futon, separate dinning room, and a eat-in kitchen. There is a carport that can double as patio.

Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Juanita Carter (Property Manager)
Advertiser since 2012
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Speaks english
Sleeps8
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights
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Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
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Reviews

Reviews

4.9
based on 7 traveler reviews

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It’s Not Your Grandpa’s Swimming Hole - Nana’s River House
average rating of 4.857143 based on 7 reviews
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It’s Not Your Grandpa’s Swimming Hole - Nana’s River House
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p426676vb
407 474-3441
Dunnellon North Central Florida
Fort Wayne
4

Winter Getaway

  • 4 of 5
We're snowbirds who enjoyed our stay. It was clean and lots of room. Great location on the Rainbow River.
  • Submitted: May 11, 2014
  • Stayed: Jan 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
business
It’s Not Your Grandpa’s Swimming Hole - Nana’s River House
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p426676vb
407 474-3441
Dunnellon North Central Florida
St. Augustine, FL, USA
5

Perfect place

  • 5 of 5
This was my second time staying at this property and had a wonderful mini-vacation. Tile was installed in the living room and kitchen and looks so good! You cannot ask for a better location on the river - great for swimming and good location for a 1 1/2 hour float down the river to the K.P. Hole (easy walk back). We are already planning next year's vacation!
  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, People with Disabilities, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you for such a wonderful review! Glad you liked the home improvements. We are excited that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to having you again :)
business
It’s Not Your Grandpa’s Swimming Hole - Nana’s River House
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p426676vb
407 474-3441
Dunnellon North Central Florida
St. Pete
5

Great for my 12 year old's birthday celebration

Great for my 12 year old's birthday celebration
  • 5 of 5
We are St. Pete, FL residents, and Rainbow River is my 12 year old daughter's favorite destination. She and her friends love the pristine clear water, in which they swim, snorkel, kayak, and use dip nets and fishing rods to catch fish.

We splurged this year and took a group of her friends for an overnight stay at Nana's River House. The girls loved the house, and despite the cooler air temperature, they swam quite a bit. Everything was clean and very comfortable. We cooked out, had a campfire with s'mores, and rented kayaks at the KP Hole to supplement the ones we brought. The kitchen had all the necessities as well. The backyard going down to the river is also pretty and peaceful. The mist rising off the river in the morning is beautiful. This is "old Florida nature" at its best.

Juanita also provided very helpful information and answered all of our questions. We highly recommend Nana's River House!
  • Submitted: Nov 24, 2012
  • Stayed: Nov 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
It’s Not Your Grandpa’s Swimming Hole - Nana’s River House
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p426676vb
407 474-3441
Dunnellon North Central Florida
St. Augustine, FL, USA
5

Very affordable & in a terrific spot

Very affordable & in a terrific spot
  • 5 of 5
We just returned home from having stayed at Nana's River House and had a most enjoyable time! The house is comfy and casual and perfect for vacation. Plenty of room for everyone. This spot on the river is one of my favorites - great area for swimming (and like one of the previous renter's said, Dave took us upriver on his boat and let us tube down through sandy bottom areas) and good location for an hour tube down to KP Hole. Pictures really do not do it justice - very nice white bottom area in front of the house where you can relax, swim, or just play around. Had a great time!!
  • Submitted: Oct 2, 2012
  • Stayed: Sep 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, People with Disabilities, Romantic Getaway
business
It’s Not Your Grandpa’s Swimming Hole - Nana’s River House
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p426676vb
407 474-3441
Dunnellon North Central Florida
Dunnellon
5

Hughes / Easom / Ginder Family Get Together

  • 5 of 5
From Pennsylvania and Oklamhoma to Florida they came. The house was clean, spacious, and met every need. Everyone from 12 to 62 years of age found it enjoyable. Relax out by the Rainbow or get adventurous and float down the river. What the heck, float down twice a day; we did. There was plenty of room for meals and the kitchen was big enough for all three "Mom's' to claim their own space. We would certainly recommend Nana's for family gatherings. Just being there made our's even more special.
  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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It’s Not Your Grandpa’s Swimming Hole - Nana’s River House
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p426676vb
407 474-3441
Dunnellon North Central Florida
Ocala, Florida
5

Great location on the river.

  • 5 of 5
Great location on the river. Private beach area. Room for my boat. The bass fishing was excellent. Swim and snorkle right from your own private steps to the river. We had such a great time on this property. We had some young kids stay for a couple of days and they loved it. The homeowner provided a nice clean house with all the necessary items for cooking and sleeping. So go pack your bags and bring your family to enjoy the river.
  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Tourists without a Car, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Map

Map

Rainbow Springs State Park is located at the head waters and just a short drive by car. Swimming, canoe and kayak rentals, gardens, and hiking trail.

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Dunnellon House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer
May 7 2014 - Sep 30 2014
2 night minimum stay
$135
$875
$2,000
 
 
Winter
Oct 1 2014 - Mar 31 2015
2 night minimum stay
$135
$840
$1,600
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Cleaning Fee $100
Tax Rate 8.0%
Notes The deposit is due at the time of signing. Please return this deposit with signed contract ASAP to secure your dates. If after 10 days from date of contract being sent we do not receive contract and deposit ($200) we will open date up to others on waiting list. Rent and cleaning fee is to be received no later than one week before your beginning date.
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Amenities

Amenities

Dunnellon House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Waterfront ...
General:
  • Mobile Phone ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Towels Provided
  • Living Room
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Air Conditioning
  • Linens Provided
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Microwave
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Child's Highchair
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Queen size Beds (1) Queen size bed in Master Suite, Double Beds (1) Double/Full bed in second bed room, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) 2 futons one in Family room and one in side room off of Florida room
Entertainment:
  • Television ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • VCR
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • boating
  • shopping
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • kayaking
  • snorkeling/diving
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
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