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Lake Front Home 2/2, Golf, Beaches & Nature, A Day Trip To Disney plus

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,200 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 nights


About the property

Furnished 2 Bed/2 bath, Sleeps 5, Clean, Affordable, With Washer & Dryer,

Bring your boat, rv, jet skis and more ... There is ample space at this 2/3 acre lake front fully furnished 2/2 home, including a washer & dryer, garage, workshop, and more. Just bring your clothes and toothbrush!

You can easily explore florida or your own backyard.

Locally there is Golf, Equestrian Events, fishing, boating, swimming, hunting, scuba diving or snorkeling underwater spring fed caverns and caves, cultural adventures, 300,000 acre ocala national forest, hiking trails, horseback riding, 4 wheeling, target shooting, hunting, lakes, rivers, springs, and much more …

Marion county is not only the horse capitol of the world, there are 10 golf courses, 183 lakes, 9 springs, archeological wonders, rivers, beaches and more …

In a single day trip you are 1.5 hours drive to disney in orlando & all orlando attractions;

2 hours drive to bush gardens in tampa;

40 minutes to daytona speedway and daytona and ormond beaches;

Close to kennedy space center, st augustine, gainesville or may other places.

Just 20 minutes from ocala and i-75, 40 minutes from i-95, and located half way between the gulf of mexico and the atlantic ocean – paradise is yours.

See florida with your own home base, a peaceful scenic retreat, to return to and rest for your next adventure, or just plan a great quiet get away from the freezing winter weather. Enjoy nature while minutes from town.

Peaceful, clean, affordable and scenic lake front – a home away from home.

This central florida vacation paradise – comfortably located peaceful scenic home, completely furnished, complete kitchen, washer and dryer, bring your boat and/or rv, there is ample space, you just need your clothes and toothbrush!

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Ron or Laurie Glenn
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
20 July, 2018

About Ron or Laurie Glenn

We live about 10 miles from the home and are available 24 hours a day x 7 days a week. We provide a very Clean Home Away From Home Environment and will do all we can to make your stay as comfortable, relaxing and enjoyable as possible.

Ron or Laurie Glenn purchased this house in 2005

Why Ron or Laurie Glenn chose Silver Springs

We purchased this home as our vacation get away in a perfect year around climate, away from the rush and stress of business and everyday life.

This home is located in the Ocala National Forest on a small lake surrounded by nature, clear blue skies, clear star lit nights - enjoyed from the comforts of our porch.

This .60 Acre lot has the space to enjoy and entertain in our own yard with mature trees like grand oaks and surrounded by State and Federal Parks, Lakes, Rivers, and so much more ... this peaceful get away has it all!

Just 10 miles from the World famous Silver Springs Attraction with the Glass bottom Boats and Wild Water Theme Park.

A Day trip from Florida Theme Park Attractions like Disney, Universal Studios, Busch Gardens, The Kennedy Space Center ...

And 1 hour from Either Florida Coast - just pack the cooler hitch the boat and go - in minutes we can be in a lake or on a major River and in 1 hour can be boating in the Gulf of Mexico or Atlantic Ocean.

We can Explore Natural wonders like caverns and caves Blue Grotto, Rainbow Springs, Devils Den and so much more ...

We can Canoe or Kayak the rivers of Central Florida Crystal Clear Spring fed Waters surrounded by nature and wildlife ... there is no closer place to nature then the area around this home ... it is surreal it is so beautiful ...

It does not get better.

What makes this house unique

From within this home you have views all around. At any time day or night from your back porch and front porch you can relax and enjoy nature. Blue Florida Skies and Clear Star filled skies in a Lake Front Home is just the perfect escape.

You are close to Nature and all Florida Attractions but what makes this property unique is its serene atmosphere in the heart of the Horse Capitol of the World, the Heart of Central Florida, The Ocala National Forest, just a half mile from the Black Bear Scenic Highway, local events and attractions, Fine dining, Cultural Events and endless activities within driving distance.

There is no better place to spend time and escape the Winter Weather than Central Florida.

Just cold enough some days to remind you of home but mostly year around perfect temperatures for any activity.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Silver Springs in Marion County

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Iron & Board
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Wheel Chair Accessible
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 Large Double Bed , Queen Bed Sleeps 2 Comfortably
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Double Bed , Double Bed Sleeps 2 Confortably
  • This Rental Sleeps 4 in Bedrooms - Plus a Futon Double Bed Sleeps 1 or 2 in Living Room. Home can Accommodate 5 Guests Comfortably.
  • wheelchair accessible
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Lake Front Property you can fish from your back yard - Fresh Water Bass is very good Property has a large Work Shop inside Garage - The Home is on paved road within a Community of Paved Roads for walking, riding bikes, etc... Property is .60 Acre (2/3 Acre) level landscaped Lake Front lot. Space can Accommodate Boat and/or RV, Jet Skis etc ... Ample Parking


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Lake Front Home 2/2, Golf, Beaches & Nature, A Day Trip To Disney plus
average rating of 4.375 based on 16 reviews

Very quiet and clean vacation home!

  • 5 of 5

It was a very nice, peaceful area to vacation. They are pet friendly so even the dog enjoyed the stay, along with our family. The inside was very spacious and really felt like home. Everything was very clean and we were provided with all the necessities. Ron replied very quickly with any questions we had and was overall a great host. We very much enjoyed our stay and would highly recommend! Next time we are in the area, we will definitely be trying your place out first!

  • Review Submitted: 28-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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My wife and I completely loved our stay for the month of March. The location is very peaceful.

  • 5 of 5

This home has a great location for all types of sightseeing, day trips to most anything northern, central or even some southern adventures Florida has to offer. The owners are very gracious, and provided us with various web sites of different happenings both free and minimal cost in the area, which really helps in planning things to do.

  • Review Submitted: 02-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 4 of 5

Ron and Laurie were very he.pful. We stayed in the area for business. Only real complaint is wish it was warmer weather.

  • Review Submitted: 29-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Plenty of rm. Had everything we needed furnished.

  • 4 of 5

We loved the quiet corner lot that allowed us to have a great family get together.

  • Review Submitted: 05-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Quiet get away

  • 5 of 5

The property is located in a quiet area but still handy to good local restaurants and a variety of activities. My dog and I appreciated being able to walk in the neighborhood and down to the little lake. The house is spacious and equipped with everything that one could need.Plus, Ron and Laurie are gracious hosts. I would recommend highly.

  • Review Submitted: 01-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
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Great place!

  • 5 of 5

My friends and I really enjoyed our stay recently at this home in the Ocala Forest! There is a spacious yard and lounge chairs to enjoy the beautiful weather. The neighborhood is very quiet. We felt the accomodations were very clean and comfortable. I felt like I was staying at a friends house. Checking in and out of the house was super easy. There's a number of grocery stores and restaurants close by. But, we also enjoyed Orlando, St. Augustine and Daytona on day trips, which was very nice. We were actually visiting friends/relatives who lived about two minutes from this house, so it was perfect for us. And we were able to bring our dogs, so we can't complain. The owner, Ron, was very helpful before and during our stay. The only thing I would mention is that there really isn't a lake. It's more like a small pond at this point, due to being dried up. This made me a little sad, as you can see all the docks around what used to be a much bigger body of water. But, this did not effect our stay and we would stay again. Thanks!

  • Review Submitted: 03-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
90 Miles
Orlando International or Daytona Beach Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Cabin Pub
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
HWY 40, 20 Minutes I-75 & 40 Minutes to I-95
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Lena's Seafood
Nearest Beach
50 Miles
Daytona Beach or Ormond Beach
Car: necessary

You can easily Explore Florida or your own backyard.

Marion County is not only the Horse Capitol of the World, there are 10 Golf Courses, 183 Lakes, 9 Springs, Archeological wonders, rivers, beaches and more …

Locally there is Golf, Horse Back Riding, Shopping, Fishing, Boating, Swimming, Hunting, Scuba Diving or Snorkeling underwater Spring fed Caverns and Caves, Cultural Adventures, located within the 300,000 acre Ocala National Forest, Hiking trails, 4 wheeling, target shooting, hunting, lakes, rivers, springs, and much more …

In a single Day Trip you are 1.5 hours drive to Disney in Orlando, 2 Hours drive to Bush Gardens in Tampa, 40 minutes to Daytona Speedway and Beaches, Kennedy Space Center, St Augustine, Gainesville or may other places. Just 20 minutes from Ocala and I-75, 40 minutes from Daytona Beach and I-95 and Located half way between the Gulf of Mexico and the Atlantic Ocean – paradise is yours.

See Florida with your own home base, a peaceful scenic retreat, to return to and rest for your next adventure, or just plan a great quiet get away from the Freezing Winter Weather. Enjoy nature while minutes from town.


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £7.61
Refundable Damage Deposit £95.18

Please see the following information for Care and Use of the Home during your stay.

Check In Time: 3:00pm Date of Arrival
Check Out Time: 11:00am Date of Departure

Date of Arrival:
The Keys are in a Lock Box on the front door, containing house and garage keys. The code to the Key Lock Box will be provided by Owner upon your Arrival.

Date of Departure:
Please see that all Garbage is disposed of as requested. Please make sure all Appliances have been turned off. Place keys on Counter upon Departure and make sure all doors are locked.

Linens and Towels:
Clean Linens and Towels are provided and a Washer and Dryer is available in the garage for your use. Please do not wash/dry any combustible materials or place them in the garage.

Free Nationwide Telephone and Long Distance. The Home telephone number is (352)289-4363. For your convenience to share with those who wish to reach you during your stay.

Cable and Wireless Internet:
Cable and Internet is provided for your convenience. The Wireless name and password are provided on the desk inside the rental. This is AC2700 signal the newest and strongest available when purchased and compatible with almost all devices.

Movies On Demand (MOD) : is disabled but can be made available if tenant agrees to pay for any movie fees, in cash, prior to leaving.

Fireplace is not functional/useable - Owner's request that you not use the Fireplace. An outdoor fire pit is available for your use. Please use proper care and caution when lighting and extinguishing fire.

Garbage is to be bagged and placed in Trash Can in the Garage and lid is to remain closed and Garage closed. There is a local trash station to bring your trash. The location and hours posted in the home.

Thank you for being our guests. If you have any questions please call (352)816-3494. If you have suggestions that will improve your stay please share them and give us the opportunity to remedy any problem for a positive review.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.