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Overview of Country Cottage Alachua Gainesville High Springs Ginny Springs Go Gators!

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1 bedroom, iron/ironing board, WiFi, bed sheets
TV, fireplace, books
1 bedroom, iron/ironing board, WiFi, bed sheets
1 bedroom, iron/ironing board, WiFi, bed sheets

Country Cottage Alachua Gainesville High Springs Ginny Springs Go Gators!

4.9/5 Exceptional

Popular amenities

  • Pet friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Kitchen
  • Gym

Explore the area

    Popular LocationSan Felasco Hammock Preserve State Park10 min drive
    Popular LocationMeadowbrook Golf Club15 min drive
    Popular LocationDudley Farm Historic State Park20 min drive
    AirportGainesville, FL (GNV-Gainesville Regional)34 min drive

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About this area


This guesthouse is located in Alachua. Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art and Florida Museum of Natural History are cultural highlights, and some of the area's landmarks include Ben Hill Griffin Stadium (The Swamp) and Dudley Farm Historic State Park.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • San Felasco Hammock Preserve State Park - 10 min drive
  • Meadowbrook Golf Club - 15 min drive
  • Canterbury Equestrian Showplace - 17 min drive
  • Fresenius Medical Care at Shands Lake Shore Hospital - 17 min drive
  • Dudley Farm Historic State Park - 20 min drive

Getting around

  • Gainesville Regional Airport (GNV) - 34 min drive


  • Main Street Pie Company — 14 min drive
  • Tony and Al's Deli — 14 min drive
  • Bev's Better Burgers — 14 min drive
  • O Sole Mio — 15 min drive
  • Fuji Sushi — 15 min drive

About this property

Country Cottage Alachua Gainesville High Springs Ginny Springs Go Gators!

Adults-only guesthouse in Alachua with fitness center
Well appointed guest house on 4 beautiful wooded acres in Alachua horse country. Located just outside the quaint town of Alachua short drive to High Springs and the conveniences of Gainesville, the University of Florida, Florida Gator games GO GATORS and 50 minutes to HITS Ocala.

The cottage is free standing and separated from the main house by a lovely porch/breezeway. Tastefully furnished, large bedroom with super comfortable queen sizenatural bamboo bed. Large walk-in closet. Open floor plan Living/dining/kitchen combo. High ceilings, floor to ceiling windows, gas fireplace; nice cabinetry and trim workwood floors throughout. Pullout full pullout sofa bed with lux UGG comforter. Kitchen is fully equipped with cooktop, microwave/convection oven, full size refrigerator and all cooking utensils. Lux bedding and linens.

The home is located at the end of a private dirt road off of the canopied 78 Street corridor in horse and hay farm country.
Miles of dirt roads to ride. Room to park an RV or trailer. No hook ups. Soon will have a paddock for your horse.

Close to Ginny Springs Poe springs or blue springs if you’re coming to tube,cave dive or explore. Lovely antique shops in nearby high Springs and plenty of great restaurants in both Alachua and High Springs.
Air-conditioned accommodations at this guesthouse offer fireplaces and coffee/tea makers. Rooms open to patios. Kitchens offer refrigerators, stovetops, microwaves, and cookware/dishes/utensils. Additionally, rooms include hair dryers and irons/ironing boards.
Recreational amenities at the guesthouse include a fitness center.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Internet access

Things to do

  • Fitness center

Family friendly

  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator


  • Garden


  • Books
  • Games
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Heating


  • Hair dryer
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels


  • Cable/satellite channels
  • TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Paper towels
  • Refrigerator
  • Spices
  • Stovetop
  • Toaster

Outdoor space

  • Deck or patio


  • Fireplace
  • Iron/ironing board

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Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM


Check-out before 12:00 PM

Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions; you will also receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account which will enable you to manage your booking


Pets allowed
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

This property welcomes adults only

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Onsite parties or group events are strictly prohibited
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a first aid kit, and a deadbolt lock

We should mention

Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Country Cottage Gainesville High Springs Ginny Springs Go Gators
Country Cottage Gainesville High Springs Ginny Springs Go Gators

Frequently asked questions

Is Country Cottage Alachua Gainesville High Springs Ginny Springs Go Gators! pet-friendly?
Yes, pets are allowed at this property.
What time is check-in at Country Cottage Alachua Gainesville High Springs Ginny Springs Go Gators!?
Check-in begins at 2:00 PM.
What time is check-out at Country Cottage Alachua Gainesville High Springs Ginny Springs Go Gators!?
Check-out is at 12:00 PM.
Where is Country Cottage Alachua Gainesville High Springs Ginny Springs Go Gators! located?
Situated in Alachua, this guesthouse is within 9 mi (15 km) of San Felasco Hammock Preserve State Park, Meadowbrook Golf Club, and Canterbury Equestrian Showplace. Fresenius Medical Care at Shands Lake Shore Hospital and Sante Fe College are also within 12 mi (20 km).

Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 17 out of 18 reviews
5 - Excellent 94%
Rating 4 - Good. 1 out of 18 reviews
4 - Good 6%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 18 reviews
3 - Okay 0%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 18 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 18 reviews
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Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

We loved the property!
Everything was great! The cottage and the property was lovely and close to San Felasco state park (fabulous place for off road biking). It was pet friendly, owners were easy to work with and we would definitely come back!!

5/5 Excellent

Excellent Home away from Home
The property was wonderful. Very clean, quaint, cozy and quiet. The owners are friendly and extremely hospitable. Enjoyed every moment of our stay.

5/5 Excellent

Great place in a country setting that is a short drive to beautiful springs
This property was clean, well provisioned, safe, attractive, and all around very nice. It is a short drive to beautiful natural getaways including various lovely springs. The owners are very nice and available as little or as much as you need; they are also very responsive. I recommend it fully.

5/5 Excellent

Cleanest and one of the nicest VRBOs
This was hands down one of the nicest places we ever rented. Pictures do not do it justice. It is much nicer in person. The owners are fantastic and very friendly and willing to go out of there way to send you to nice places in the area. We just loved everything about it. We will for sure be back. Another note. bed was great and all linenes and touches were so nice and so upscale. You could see the love that went into everything.

5/5 Excellent

Exceptional Hosts
This was a wonderful place to be during a time of caring for an ill family member who resides in Gainesville. We enjoyed walks on the country roads when we could. The hosts were very friendly and helpful.

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