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Sleeps30
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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RAINBOW RIVER HOME WITH PRIVATE ISLAND

Photos and Description of this 4 bedroom holiday home in Dunnellon - Rainbow River Paradise

5 Bedroom 2.5 Bath Two Story 5000 Sq Ft.

Completely restored Rainbow River home located directly on the river with private island. Home is very large with a contemporary open floor plan. Separate master wing has large walk in shower, separate two person Jacuzzi tub with large closet. The other bathroom also has a two person Jacuzzi tub with a rain head. The kitchen has granite countertops, double oven, flat stovetop and a breakfast bar, the dining room has an eight seat table for large gatherings. There is a sunken fireplace area for reading or enjoying quiet time and a pool table for entertainment. WiFi throughout the home and Dish network with every movie channel available w/ four flat screen TVs. Home will comfortably sleep 20-30.

Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Amber

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I purchased this home in 2011 after falling in love with the Rainbow River, the crystal clear spring fed water took my breath away. The land that this home site on is truly priceless and I am excited for you to experience the wonder of this magical place.

Amber purchased this house in 2011

Years ago as a child I visited the Ichetucknee River in northern Florida and I promised myself that one day, if I ever found a place that beautiful again, I would buy it and build my dream home. Thankfully I found it and now I would like to share it with you.

The land this home sits on is truly unique. Almost every home on the Rainbow River is directly on the main flowing river where there is constant tuber traffic and noise. My house is set off the river in a crystal clear lagoon (not Blue Cove) with a private clear large stream that runs through it. Plenty deep for swimming but smaller children love it because they can stand and enjoy in the fun. You can see the tubers floating by and you can reach the river by swimming to it in less than two minutes. You will love the privacy of your own oasis. This home is a must see!

Sleeps30
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Reviews

4.7
based on 6 holidaymaker reviews

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Rainbow River Home with Private Island
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 6 reviews
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Rainbow River Home with Private Island
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p480385vb
3522394548
Dunnellon Florida North Central Gulf Coast
Raleigh, NC
5

RELAXING, FUN

  • 5 out of 5
The kitchen was well-stocked and equipped to cook for a good-sized group, though we brought plenty of paper goods so we didn't have to spend all weekend doing dishes. Loved the water access, the kayaks, the bridge... beautiful location. We played plenty of pool, were in the water all weekend, and were grateful for this property.
  • Review Submitted: 29-Jun-2014
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
business
Rainbow River Home with Private Island
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p480385vb
3522394548
Dunnellon Florida North Central Gulf Coast
Tallahassee, FL
5

WOULD STAY THERE AGAIN IN A HEARTBEAT!

  • 5 out of 5
This house is beautiful, well-maintained and has an incredible open layout. I was there with a few friends for my 30th birthday and we all had a wonderful time. You open the back door and you are right on the water, but still a little bit away from the crowds doing the main river float, so you have privacy. We would tie our floats to the deck and just have a big float/swimming party right outside the house. I would suggest it for any group because the inside is big enough that people can spread out. Great perks are the pool table inside and big dining table that we could gather around for dinners.
  • Review Submitted: 25-Jun-2014
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
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Rainbow River Home with Private Island
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p480385vb
3522394548
Dunnellon Florida North Central Gulf Coast
Fort Myers, Fl
5

GREAT PLACE!! GREAT TIMES!!

  • 5 out of 5
We had a fantastic time at the river house! The home is very nice and spacious. (We had 16 in our group with plenty of room to spare) The location is superb and the river is beautiful. The inlet makes it very easy to get on your rafts or tubes for a pleasant 45 minute to an hour float to the bridge, where we parked a truck to get back to the house, but it is also walkable. We also fished, canoed, kayaked, had a friendly pool tournament, played cards at the very large table, had a bon fire....we simply had a blast! We will definitely rent this house again in the future!
  • Review Submitted: 15-Jun-2014
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Rainbow River Home with Private Island
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p480385vb
3522394548
Dunnellon Florida North Central Gulf Coast
4

AMAZING LOCATION RIGHT ON THE RAINBOW RIVER!

  • 4 out of 5
This house has some absolutely gorgeous qualities to it - most importantly, the location. It is sitting on a narrow inlet between the mainland and a privately accessed island, but off the main traffic of Rainbow River. The house is right on the edge of the river with some beautifully clear shallow water that leads to a small bay which leads to the River. There are two kayaks and a few blow-up tubes/chairs however one kayak had water inside that we couldn't get out. The outdoor area has a table with chairs and a few extra comfy chairs to sit and lounge in by the river. There is an screened-in porch with some outdoor furniture as well but we actually never used it. A nice grill on the deck too. Inside the house was a little disjointed. A lot of unfinished work, things unpainted, we had a whole bathroom that was gorgeous on the inside but didn't even have locks on either doors! There is a beautiful master bedroom (with no closet) with a king bed, two rooms with a full-size bed, an unfurnished room with a few blow-up mattresses to use, and an upstairs loft that has a huge open window to downstairs. The king mattress in the loft was extremely uncomfortable and there were cords all over the place, with a random single sink. Not finished. Two full bathrooms and one half bathroom all downstairs. The towels were stained and very used. But the kitchen was fully stocked (not enough wine glasses) and a beautiful, functional place to prepare our meals in. The VRBO pictures showed beautiful high-backed chars at the bar and table, however those were completely gone. We had to sit on very uncomfortable, cold FOLDING METAL chairs at the large dining room table. Not nice. But the house also had a beautifully decorated reading nook, a fully stocked pool table, and a stunning outdoor fire pit in the front of the house with plenty of plastic adirondack chairs. Pros and cons for sure. But simply because of the perfect location, we would definitely come back again. Oh, it is on a dead-end road so minimal traffic, and Swampy's down the road was a fantastic place to eat.
  • Review Submitted: 25-Apr-2014
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review and for choosing my home! Would like to address a few of your helpful suggestions. We have put locks on the bathroom doors and put in new dining room chairs. We had complaints that there was not enough room for large gatherings with the amount of "bulky chairs" we had so someone suggested folding chairs to increase the amount. We are back to larger chairs :) The bed upstairs is a sleep number mattress and that is why there are cords. They are to adjust the firmness of the bed-we do have the WIFI upstairs so that could be the cord comment as well. The master bedroom closet has been cleared out and is roughly a long 10x50 room that can now be used as a closet or 6th bedroom- again with air mattresses as that is the usual request for children. This home underwent an extreme restoration and we do still have some minor finishing touches but in by no means does that take away from the beauty of this home and the priceless land it sits on. In time these minor touches will be addressed and we do hope you come back soon.
Regards, Amber & Maya Serena
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Rainbow River Home with Private Island
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p480385vb
3522394548
Dunnellon Florida North Central Gulf Coast
4

VERY ACOMODATING OWNER

  • 4 out of 5
We stayed there with 3 other families and kids for 4 nights. The owner was very attentive to our needs and made sure we were happy with our stay. Lots of room to spread out.
  • Review Submitted: 09-Jan-2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Rainbow River Home with Private Island
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p480385vb
3522394548
Dunnellon Florida North Central Gulf Coast
St. Pete
5

RAINBOW RIVER ANNUAL TRIP!

  • 5 out of 5
This was our first time at this property, and it was beautiful. It had a great place for the young kids to swim, in pristine clear spring, which was steps away from deeper water, where we anchored a floating island! It had plenty of room for all 3 families, and their kids, and the house itself was perfect! My husband and I stayed in the Master. The only complaint I heard, was that the other beds were not very comfy. Mine was great! (shhhh) The property was very clean (and I am picky) and we will rent this home again! We've tried 3 different properties at Rainbow River, and this is our favorite.
  • Review Submitted: 26-Jul-2013
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Families with Young Children
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Location

Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Orlando Int'l or Tampa Int'l
Nearest Motorway
15 Miles
I 75
Nearest Beach
10 Miles
Gulf of Mexico 15 minutes or Atlantic 1.5 hours
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Swampy's or Blue Gator
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Juliette Falls
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Swampy's, Blue Gator, Gruff's, Coach's
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Dunnellon in Florida North Central Gulf Coast

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 5000 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
Location Type:
  • Waterfront ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Internet ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Parking ...
  • Living Room
  • Hair Dryer
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Pantry Items
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Dining
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub , Dual sinks
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
  • Master bath: Double sinks in bathroom with marble counter tops, two person Jacuzzi tub, 6 shower heads in shower Second bath: Shower and sunken two person Jacuzzi bathtub Third bath: Is a half bath off the third bedroom
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 30
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king
    Bedroom 4 - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Master bedroom: King size bed, large walk in closet, reading nook. Upstairs bedroom: King size bed with large roof balcony. Amazing view! Third bedroom: Full size bed with half bath Fourth bedroom: Full size bed with private shower and sunken two person Jacuzzi bath
Entertainment:
  • Television ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Pool Table
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Balcony
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Bicycles
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • theme parks
  • restaurants
  • health/beauty spa
  • cinemas
  • museums
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • boating
  • shelling
  • wildlife viewing
  • antiquing
  • horseback riding
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hunting big game
  • hunting small game
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • water tubing
  • golf
  • rafting
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • water skiing
  • jet skiing
  • swimming
  • snorkeling/diving
  • wind-surfing
  • cycling
  • skiing
  • fishing
  • hunting
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