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Enchanting Lake Getaway Near Gainesville FL

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Enchanting Lake Getaway Near Gainesville FL

Entire house
6 guests3 bedrooms3 beds2 bathrooms
6 guests
3 bedrooms
3 beds
2 bathrooms
Ruth is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Self check-in
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Sparkling clean
13 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.

Cozy house on 2 acres of natural Florida, surrounded by 2 private lakes connected by a canal. Enjoy a romantic getaway or bring friends and family. Swim, fish, relax, canoe, stargaze!Second floor suite has a king size premium Leesa bed. Enjoy lake views from bed or the 2 hammocks on the balcony! Lounge on the screened porch, enjoy breathtaking sunsets. Wildlife. Deep, clear spring fed lake. 2 canoes! Pets considered. Priced for 2 guests.
$10/day for each additional guest.
No TV or Internet.


Air conditioning
Indoor fireplace
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide detector
The host hasn't reported a carbon monoxide detector on the property.
Entire place
You’ll have the space to yourself and will only share it with those you’re traveling with.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 super king bed
Bedroom 2
1 king bed
Bedroom 3
1 double bed



134 reviews
Brittany User Profile
September 2019
Escape from reality! Ruth’s place was more than we could’ve hoped for. The space was very clean, the views were perfect. We enjoyed watching the deer run the yard, did a little canoeing, mostly just sat on the porch and took it all in. Will definitely be returning, multiple…
Bob User Profile
September 2019
My wife and I had a very peaceful, relaxing time in Ruth's place. We could tell that she's someone who likes to go several extra miles to make guests' stays stellar experiences! We plan to stay there again!!
Heather User Profile
August 2019
This home is a gem. It has amazing views and comfy beds. chill out, get artsy, and just enjoy all it has to offer. Canoes for the lake. Fire pit area. Hammocks perfectly placed for the best fresh air you could imagine. Privacy and serenity. Recenter yourself and take some time…
Trudy User Profile
August 2019
The place is quite, clean and very spacious. Ruth responds quickly, the property is just as described. My family and I would love to stay at the house again for our future family reunions.
Yan User Profile
August 2019
We love this beautiful lake house and everything the host provides. Its sparkling clean and Ruth is a very thoughtful host. We will definitely go back and will recommend to our friends
Mercedes User Profile
August 2019
My go to place when visiting Gainesville. Ruth is a very caring host, texted me to make sure I was ok when I missed my check in time. Much appreciated. Her house is incredible peaceful, I love it. The lake view from the balcony during a rainstorm was breathtaking. I look…
Julia User Profile
July 2019
This place is incredibly lovely. The house is beautiful and cozy. Ruth keeps it immaculately clean and has thought of nice little touches (here's a blanket for sitting outside, etc). The view of the lake and gorgeous oak trees were my favorite part. It was so peaceful here…

Hosted by Ruth

Gainesville, FLJoined in May 2015
Ruth User Profile
376 Reviews
Ruth is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I'm a Spiritual being having a human experience. I bask in silence, solitude, nature, friendship, art, poetry. I'm a reader, writer, musician, cyclist, meditator. UF alumna who never left this magical place. Blessed with a wonderful girlfriend and a family of lifelong…
Interaction with guests
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Response time: within an hour
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House Rules

No smoking, parties, or events
Check-in is anytime after 4PM and check out by 11AM
Self check-in with smart lock