Fully furnished 1200 square foot apartment, sleeps four, queen size bed in private bedroom, trundle bed with two twin beds in family room, fully equipped kitchen and seperate dining room. Wireless internet, cable television, and dvd player. Huge library of books and games.
Located just a short stroll from the HISTORIC DOWNTOWN area of Gainesville, Florida. We are less than two miles from the UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA campus and SHANDS Hospital. We are the perfect place to stay for a relaxing getaway in North Central Florida, away from the high tourists spots, yet within driving distance of some great attractions.
Less than two hours from major cities such as Jacksonville, Orlando, Tampa and less than an hour to the Gulf of Mexico and the Atlantic Ocean. Kayaking, canoeing, tubing just 20 minutes away at the Sante Fe River, Ginnie Springs, Poe Springs, Ichetucknee Springs, and Blue Springs.
Antiquing 15 minutes away in Micanopy or High Springs.
Hawthorne State Trail stretches 16 miles from the city of Gainesville's Boulware Springs Park through the Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park and the Lochloosa Wildlife Management Area. The recreational trail is designed for walking, cycling and horseback riding.
Keywords: cottage, bungalo, studio, flat, efficiency
Tom and Pat were high school sweethearts, and have been married for 40 years,they have three grown sons and three grandsons. Tom was born in West Palm Beach Florida, and Pat moved to Florida when she was 18 months old, so they are true Florida crackers! They lived in South Florida most of their lives until moving to Gainesville in 2006. In 2006 they purchased two Victorian mansions and renovated one of them and opened the Camellia Rose Inn Bed and Breakfast in 2007, the other Victorian is the Hodges House where this apartment is located.
The Owner purchased this apartment in 2006