|Minimum Stay||7 nights|
A comfortable cabin on Lake Catherine in the Ocala National Forest. Full kitchnen, central heat and air with sleeping for eight. Curtained bedrooms accommodate six with one queen size bed and two bunk beds, plus one private bedroom with a king size bed. There is a large open room with a wood burning fireplace and TV on an antenna. A large screened porch faces the lake. Included are all linens and a fully equipped kitchen. Also use of a canoe, picnic tables, hammocks,and a bar-b-q grill. The lake abounds with fish.
Enjoy the peace and quiet of the deep woods. Walk the labyrinth by the waters edge. Rest and meditate in the small chapel. Read books from the extensive library. We have a no return policy. If you want to take a book, you do not have to return it.
Dogs are welcome.
We are both retired. My husband from NASA and launching rockets and I am retired from Interior design.
Barbara Mars purchased this lodge in 2007
We wanted a tranquil retreat on a lake that was less than two hours from our home. A place we could share with our children and grand children. For several years we hosted a summer camp for the grand kids and friends. They are all too grownup now so no more summer camp. We still love the peace and quiet and sitting by the camp fire with friends.
While we enjoy the benefits of the deep woods and love the idea of camping, we still have all the comforts of home.
We can't thank Barb enough for her hospitality and our stay at this relaxing, peaceful cabin. The property is very private, on a small lake and surrounded by nature. Inside is everything you could wish for: comfortable beds, clean spacious bathrooms, and a kitchen with all amenities. Our cell phones workd well as did our ipad. And the tv antenna provided entertainment. Barb welcomed our dogs, who thought they were in heaven. We were in the mudst of moving to Florida and this lovely cabin was a godsend. Thanks so much!
What an amazing stay we had in this beautiful cabin and its property! They had everything we needed for the week we were there. We enjoyed several movies we hadn't seen in a while and also got to read a book each under the shaded oak hammock with the breeze coming up from the lake. It was nice to open all of the blinds and bring the outside in each day! We canoed and watched the sunsets and sat on the screened porch and watched lightning bugs dance around at night. It was joyous!!!! We became one with the natural, tranquil setting and left feeling refreshed and well rested! Exactly what we were looking for!! Thank you!! We already plan to return!
The dogs and people all enjoyed the stay. The cabin is just perfect as is the land, setting and the owners. You can't do better.
Blessings Georgia Salva
While the location is very private and seems remote, it is only one half hour to restaurants, antiquing, and major shopping, depending which direction you go.
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My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
|Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest|
* Approximate monthly rate. Actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay.