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2 bedr/ 2 full bath condo on the River- incl.FREE USE OF 2 KAYAKS

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 7 - 14 nights

Overview


Details
Property
condo
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
7 - 14 nights

Description

Dunnellon Condo Rental Photos and Description

Landings of the Withlacoochee is located directly on the river -

The recently updated top floor condo (3rd floor) with its high vaulted ceilings is fully equipped (stainless steel appliances) with an ample amount of towels, linens and all kitchen utensils and dishes. The upstairs loft bedroom with a queen size bed has a partial view of the river. The downstairs bedroom has a day bed that makes into comfortable twin beds. There is a full bath upstairs (with shower) and a second full bath downstairs with a tub.

BONUS : For our guests we provide the FREE use of 2 nice kayaks! High quality paddles and life vests are included of course! The boats can be launched directly from the board walk at the condo.

The river, lined with cypress trees, Spanish moss, and amazing wildlife is at your door step! There are eagles, hawks, osprey, turtles, otters and much more to see. The dock area and a secluded private board walk invite to a stroll in the shade of the trees with the river flowing underneath.

The sparkling pool deck also includes a hot tub and comfortable lounge chairs - great for a swim or a get- together with friends. Your freshly caught fish can be prepared and grilled in the BBQ area on the private river front.

Numerous restaurants in various price ranges and for every taste are within easy walking distance. Whether you like outdoor waterfront dining, Mexican or Italian – it’s all here. The historical district with unique shops is just around the corner. Several grocery stores are within a short drive. The Rainbow River is just a 10 minute paddle (or short walk) away. The Rainbow River with crystal clear water is well known for great tubing, diving, kayaking, canoeing, nature watching and swimming. Excursion boat rides, pontoon boat rides, air boat rides, canoe/kayak/tube/boat rentals are available on the Rainbow River and/or the Withlacoochee. Nearby forests with well- maintained trails invite walkers and bikers.

Many attractions are within easy driving distance: Rainbow Springs park with waterfalls and the head spring, KP Hole park with a great swimming area and tube and boat rental are only a few minutes away, Homosassa Wildlife Park (Manatees) (35 min), Silver Springs Park (glass bottom boat rides) (50min), Weekie Wachee Springs and Mermaid show (60 min), Ocala, horse capital of the US, great shopping in many specialty shops , the mall as well as countless restaurants- (30 min). –There are several great golf courses nearby. Kayaks, pontoon boats, canoes, and tubes can all be rented directly in Dunnellon, just minutes away from the condo.

Boat slip available with prior arrangement.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
Anke Matthiessen
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english, german
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
December 3, 2016
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About Anke Matthiessen

Mike and Anke purchased this condo in 2015 and enjoy coming here from their home about 1 hour's drive south of here. We hope that you will like our condo as much as we do. You can enjoy the quiet water front or go exploring, there is a lot to do and see in the area!

Anke Matthiessen purchased this condo in 2015

Why Anke Matthiessen chose North Central Florida

If you like water, watching animals in their natural habitat, ancient cypress trees, a quiet boat ride, then this property is for you. If you like to stay in a true "home away from home" - look no further. Prepare your meals in your private fully equipped kitchen or visit some of the nearby restaurants. There is lots to do, whether you like antiquing, dining out, golf, kayaking, canoeing, fishing, hiking or just relaxing by the pool - you have come to the right place.

What makes this condo unique

Why stay in a hotel or motel if you can stay in a comfortable apartment on the river with pool, hot tub and boat docks - for a lot less! And don't forget the FREE use of 2 kayaks when you rent this apartment!

You will never feel cramped in this clean, spacious, modern apartment with high vaulted ceilings and the airy loft!

Reviews

Excellent! 4.3/5 -
(6 traveler reviews)

2 bedr/ 2 full bath condo on the River- incl.FREE USE OF 2 KAYAKS
average rating of 4.3333335 based on 6 reviews
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Pleasant Trip

  • 3 of 5

The condo was nice and clean with all the necessities needed. Everything on the property was kept neat and clean. The outside of the condo was a bit rustic and could use a fresh coat of paint. It would be nice to have a bathroom at the pool area. Also, the place to launch the kayaks was so overgrown with vegetation that we were unable to use the kayaks. We spoke to another permanent resident about it and she agreed that very few people if any were able to use it and the kayak launching place needed to have something done to it so people could launch the kayaks. The use of the kayaks was a selling point to us and it was disappointing when we were unable to use them. I did report it to the owner at the end of our stay. We also had trouble with the TV signal. It would often interrupt programming because it was searching for a signal.

We enjoyed tubing down the Rainbow River, going to the few shops in the historical district, Jon's pontoon boat tour, visiting the historical Presbyterian Church, a trip to the beach at Crystal River, and a day of shopping at the mall in Ocala.

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A comfortable and restful vacation

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay at the matthiessen's VRBO. Everything was clean and comfortable. We had fun on the river with the kayaks. the pool was perfect and actually had very few guests. Thanks to a notebook left by the owners full of information about restaurants and sightseeing locations, We enjoyed early morning walks, antique shops, fishing off the dock and breakfast at the Front porch. We will definitely return to visit here.

  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for the great review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay! Anke and Mike
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The condo was nice, parking was always easy.

  • 4 of 5

We stayed at this condo while horse showing just north of Ocala at the HITS Horse Show. We were there for about three weeks and everything was good. Nights were quiet and there is a nice waterside dock/deck with a charcoal grill to use. The two story layout with a loft two baths was nice as it provided a bit of privacy when getting ready in the morning or night, which is always a challenge in a hotel. Overall a nice place and we would consider staying here again.

  • Submitted: Mar 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Condo stay

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our stay at your condo. Everything was very clean and the kitchen was well equipped. The people staying at the condo were very friendly and welcoming. Reasonable golf in the area. We went kayaking on the Rainbow River it was really beautiful.

  • Submitted: Mar 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your great review. We make a special effort to have the condo very clean for each arrival and keep all equipment and furnishings in top shape. Glad you enjoyed this beautiful area!
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Great place to stay on the river.

  • 5 of 5

This was the perfect place for our family of four. The kitchen had all the dishes and pots and pans so that we could cook our meals. Everything was very clean and in good condition. The pool and hot tub were beautiful, we really enjoyed being outside in them right next to the river. Being right in Dunnellon, we were close to the Rainbow River State Park for the 2 hour float and the KP Hole for the 4 hour float. I will definitely recommend this place to family and friends!

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Clean, neat and a well organized space.

  • 5 of 5

This property was clean, neat and a very well organized space. The furniture was comfortable and modern. Waterfront access to the Withlacoochee River was wonderful and it was only a five minute boat ride to connect to the Rainbow River. Surrounding tenants were very friendly. Our family enjoyed our visit and look forward to returning again soon!

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay!
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This apartment comes with the free use of 2 kayaks!

Numerous restaurants in various price ranges and for every taste are within easy walking distance. Whether you like outdoor waterfront dining, Mexican or Italian – it’s all here. The historical district with unique shops is just around the corner. Several grocery stores are within a short drive. The Rainbow River is just a 10 minute paddle (or short walk) away. The Rainbow River with crystal clear water is well known for great tubing, diving, kayaking, canoeing, nature watching and swimming. Excursion boat rides, pontoon boat rides, air boat rides, canoe/kayak/tube/boat rentals are available on the Rainbow River and/or the Withlacoochee. Nearby forests, some with well- maintained trails invite walkers and bikers.

Many attractions are within easy driving distance: Rainbow Springs park with waterfalls and the head spring, KP Hole park with a great swimming area and tube and boat rental are only a few minutes away, Homosassa Wildlife Park (Manatees) (35 min), Silver Springs Park (glass bottom boat rides) (50min), Weekie Wachee Springs and Mermaid show (60 min), Ocala, horse capital of the US, great shopping in many specialty shops , the mall as well as countless restaurants- (30 min). –There are several great golf courses nearby. Kayaks, pontoon boats, canoes, and tubes can all be rented directly in Dunnellon, just minutes away from the condo.

Boat slip or storage space for kayak/canoe available with prior arrangement.

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Rates & Availability

Dunnellon Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
December 2016
Dec 1 2016 - Dec 31 2016
7 night minimum stay
$600
$1,500
 
 
Winter prime fr Jan 2017
Jan 1 2017 - Mar 31 2017
14 night minimum stay
$630
$1,600
 
 
April 2017
Apr 1 2017 - Apr 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
$600
$1,500
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$600
$1,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
end cleaning fee $75
Tax Rate 11.0%

The first payment (reservation deposit $300) converts to a security/damage deposit to be refunded in full after satisfactory inspection of property,(5 -7 days).
All rent payments are due 30 days in advance of the first day of the rental, failure to pay the rent will be considered cancellation with less than 30 days notice. Renter agrees to pay the rent plus applicable sales tax 8% at least 30 days prior to arrival.
If the rental is cancelled with at least 30 days notice the deposit will be refunded. Less than 30 days notice forfeits the deposit. If the renter does not show or departs early, the renter is still responsible for the balance of the rent for the full term, unless the unit is rented.
Maximum number of occupants: The apartment is set up to accommodate 4 persons comfortably. The apartment is not be occupied by no more than 4 persons.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Dunnellon Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 730 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , day bed that converts to 2 twin size beds
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • coin laundry
  • forests
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • water tubing
Notes:
This unit comes with the FREE use of 2 single kayaks that can be launched directly from the condo property! Great wild life watching on the Withlacoochee River -or paddle to the Rainbow River (about 10 minutes) with Crystal clear water ideal for swimming or snorkeling.

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