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Michael

Member since: 2007
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Speaks: english

Florida Log Cabin Lakefront

62 Reviews
Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Overview

Wellborn Cabin Rental Photos and Description

Cabin, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4)

Beautiful lakeside log cabin for rent. It is fully equipped with cookware and linens. You just need to bring your clothes and food. It is only 40 feet from the water's edge of Bethea Lake, located in Suwannee County, Wellborn, Florida. Wildlife such as wild turkeys, various species of ducks and waterfowl, deer, and raccoons are frequent visitors.

Alligators and various species of fish such as bass, bluegill, specs, and catfish are found in the lake. It is a very peaceful and relaxing place to spend a long or short vacation. Great for bass fishermen, artists, and writers. Also a wonderful winter retreat from the snow. Snowbirds welcome.

There are many activities close by. Lake City, which has shopping and restaurants, is only 15 minutes away. Airports (Jacksonville-1 1/2 hours, Gainesville-1 hour, Lake City- 30 min.) Nearby colleges (University of Florida-1 hour, Santa Fe Community College- 45 min, Lake City Community College-30-35 min). Stephen Foster Memorial on the Suwannee River - 20 minutes. Various springs/rivers for diving/snorkeling/swimming/tubing - 30 minutes. St. Augustine is 1 1/2 hours. Gulf coast is 1 hour. Suwannee River Music Park is 20 minutes.

Private drive. Shared boat ramp with owner. You may bring your boat. Boat ramp will accommodate bass boat or pontoon boat. The lake has no public access.

Keywords: Log Cabin

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
Michael (Owner)
Member since: 2007
Call Owner
Speaks: english

Reviews

5
based on 62 traveler reviews

Florida Log Cabin Lakefront
average rating of 4.951613 based on 62 reviews
5

Honest, professional & gracious

  • 5 of 5

We were unable to visit due to the tropical storm heading directly to their area & when I called 2 days before the arrival date they offered a full refund! It is rare these days to find people so kind & considerate of the circumstances that were out of our control & not greedy & selfish in business! Many hotel locations in Florida will not give a full or partial refund due tropical weather. I am very touched at the kindness & will definitely be rescheduling to see this little bit of heaven as soon as possible!

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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5

FANTASTIC GETAWAY!!

  • 5 of 5

This cabin retreat was a fantastic getaway for my husband and myself on our 12th anniversary. The cabin is quaint, clean and organized....everything that we had hoped it would be. The view of the lake from the cabin itself was spectacular, especially in the morning with the sun rising over the water...breathtaking!!.. We enjoyed the kayaks, the jacuzzi, grilling outside and the fishing!! We especially appreciate that Michael's son, Mathew took us fishing in his boat one morning along the lake banks. And we all caught fish!! We also caught lots of fish from the dock itself and enjoyed cooking it on the outdoor grill.....

If you want a place to recoup and relax, and very private...this is it! We would highly recommend the Do Duck Inn as a wonderful retreat....and plan to return ourselves. Michael and his wife, Teri, have made this a wonderful place to get away from it all and have gone beyond in making your stay a memorable one. Thanks again for a GREAT time! Roger and Sherri Lane

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Romantic and privatev

  • 5 of 5

Loved everything about the place. It is very romantic and private. Everything is well kept and very clean. Everything they claim to have there is there so there is no jeed to leave. Owners were eapecially nice and accomodating. They really pay attention to detail and make aure that they put time and effort into making your stay as you imagined. Defintely reccomend this place to anyone who is looking for a romantic private getaway or just a visit with mother nature. Will defenitely go back ourselves.

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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A little piece of heaven

  • 5 of 5

First of all, Michael was responsive, personable, and helpful from the time I submitted questions online through the end of my stay via email, texts, and phone calls.

A situation occurred that made me not able to stay the weekend I booked. I was going to take it as a loss, but when I explained the uncommon circumstances to Michael, he allowed me to re-book!

Upon my arrival, Michael walked us through the inside and around the property, pointing out amenities free for us to use and showing us how things worked.

The cabin was simply wonderful! Enough rustic charm with a modern touch (Wi-Fi, cable, washer & dryer, nice appliances, jacuzzi, etc.) about 15 min from Lake City which has shopping plazas. The beds were very comfortable, the view of the lake was spectacular. We enjoyed making a fire and roasting marshmallows (yes, even in June!), sitting out on pier looking at the water and catching glimpses of wildlife. Michael and Terri have done an excellent job making it feel like home, a respite, and blessed haven. There is a sweet peace and presence there that makes it hard to leave. I definitely plan to return and after telling my family and friends, and showing them my pictures, they want to experience it too!

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Quaint, clean, and cozy with all the modern conveniences for "luxury" camping!

  • 5 of 5

My family used to go camping when I was a little girl. So, I booked the cabin for a country get away for my mother and I. It has modern appliances, Wi-Fi, and everything you need to make it a home away from home. We went tubing on the Ichnetucknee River and really enjoyed the hot tub and fire pit when we returned.

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Refreshed and Recharged. The Ultimate Relaxation!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I rented the cabin for my birthday weekend. We were looking to get away from the hustle and bustle of Orlando. This cabin was PERFECT! You don't want to leave. You have everything you could possibly need to enjoy time in the outdoors. We loved having access to so many simple things to do: fishing, fire pit, kayaks, hot tub, BBQ grill and a comfy living room to catch a movie & nap while it rained. Life seemed to slow down the weekend we were there and it was exactly what we needed! We enjoyed the quiet nature of the cabin that allowed us to enjoy the serenade from frogs, crickets, and birds.

Michael is simply the best!! He is extremely gracious and genuinely wants you to enjoy his little slice of heaven. He and Terri have clearly poured their absolute best into their cabin to make it a retreat for all who are fortune to enter its doors. Book this cabin! You will love your time here and be looking at the calendar for a return visit!!

  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
90 Miles
GNV and JAX
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
Interstate I-10 and I-75
Nearest Restaurant
8 Miles
multiple in Lake City
Nearest Beach
90 Miles
In between East and West coast of North Florida

Located on a good fishing lake that has no public access. You can fish from the dock.

Wonderful view from the front porch with a 2 person hot tub!

We are located about 30 minutes from the Ichetucknee River State Park It is were you can tube down the river for the day. It is crystal clear springs and beautiful. You can rent tubes and plastic boats from vendors near the park entrance. Put it on your list to do while in our area.

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Rates & Availability

Wellborn Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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2 night minimum stay
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Additional information about rental rates

cleaning fee $30 + Tax
Tax Rate 10.0%

Cleaning fee of $30 per stay

Cancellation with no penalty and full refund if before 15 days before arrival. If less than 15 days, there will be 50% refund.

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Amenities

Wellborn Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom with Queen size Bed Bedroom with a Full size Bed Sleeps 4 Guests
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children ...
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • shopping
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • swimming

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