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Whimsical Cabin On Rainbow River, Free Kayaks & Canoe

Bedrooms 1
Space 55 m²
Property type cabin


About the property

Uncork your spirit & indulge in the phenomenal rainbow river on a property with an ancient phosphate mine & whimsical past.

This wonderful old Florida cabin, circa 1940, celebrates the charm of the era in a very romantic & cozy setting. The open 600 sf layout of this cabin is very comfortable and perfect for only two people. The screened porch looks out over the picturesque Rainbow River offering 116' of pristine river frontage. You will encounter otters, wood ducks, turtles, foxes & exceptional birding, along with other forms of wildlife.

Explore this unique river on our kayaks or canoe should you choose to indulge. Fish or dive off our dock where vast fishing opportunity abounds. We furnish a gas BBQ grill for your outdoor dining pleasure & fire pit to relax by in the evenings.

This historic river property steeped in Florida history, nestled in a very serene setting on 1.5 acres of towering pines & majestic oaks, is very much like a storybook. The property boast an ancient phosphate mine, excavated during the Dunnellon boom days, circa late 1800's. This phosphate mine was bridged over to access the cabin & river.

Wondering about the property literally brings you back in time in a park like setting. You will enjoy the natural flora & fauna, some of which could be considered prehistoric, such as the large mastodon fossils in the phosphate mine, which can be viewed. Many of the majestic pines are centuries old & history reveals they have been used for turpentine harvesting. Come and take a stroll through our beautiful property which we have been blessed with. The 1.5 acre has 2 cabins. The 1st is the rental cabin & the 2nd cabin the owners live in

There is also a small vineyard on this land.

More Details

Member since: 2013
Speaks english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 15, 2018


Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation cabin rental in Dunnellon, Florida

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 55 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:30 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 2 ...
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Sorry No Day Visitors or Pets During Rental. Cabin Rental Contract has complete information on cabin rules.
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Cabin has an open layout floor plan & sleeps only two people
  • Bedroom King Size Memory Foam Bed. Maximum Cabin Occupancy is 2 (Sorry No Exceptions) The futon bunk is only used as a sofa.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • water tubing
1 mile to Winn Dixie Market and 2 miles to Super Walmart.


* Rainbow Spring State Park, under 2 miles from Cabin

* Aquatic Wilderness Adventures

* KP Hole Park - Half mile from Cabin

* Grumbles House, unique shops, Historic Area

* Blue Gator & Swampy's- Waterfront Restaurant,

* Juliette Falls Golf Course, one of many to choose from.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation cabin rental in Dunnellon, Florida

Rental Basis:
per property
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1 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Rental payment is made directly to the owner (Nancy).
Only 2 people on property per reservation, No Exceptions
Sorry, No Pets Allowed, No Exceptions
Rental contract along with rental payment must be returned to owner for reservation to be complete & confirmed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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