Rustic Cabin on a Ranch near the Ocala National Forest in Central Florida

Fort McCoy, Florida (United States)

Rustic Cabin on a Ranch near the Ocala National Forest in Central Florida

Cabins
1 unit
5 guest capacity
Private Bathroom
No pets allowed

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Accommodation Description

  • Kid-friendly
This rustic cabin is located on a ranch near Ocala National Forest in central Florida, and can accommodate five guests. There are two bedrooms, one with a queen-size bed and the other with a double bed. There is also a small cot for a child or a teenager. The bathroom features a 100-year-old clawfoot bathtub, as well as a sink and a toilet. Bedding and linens are kindly provided.

In the living room area, there is a sofa bed and a library filled with books for glampers to read throughout their stay. It serves as a great place to relax together as a family after a busy day. The fully-equipped kitchen comes with everything guests will need to make delicious, home-cooked meals throughout their stay.

There is also a large back porch with rocking chairs to enjoy the comfortable Florida climate. Guests will be able to enjoy the immediate surroundings of the cabin, with woods, streams, and Florida wetland all around, perfect for hiking, boating, and fishing.

Accommodation Features

  • 1 Bathroom
  • Private Lounge/Living room
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Electricity
  • Running water
  • Sink
  • 1 Queen-size bed
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Private Kitchen
  • Deck/Patio
  • 1 Sofa bed
  • Dining table
  • Linens and pillows
  • Desk
  • Sound system
  • Cooking basics
  • Bathtub
  • Parking
There is a cafe on-site, where guests can enjoy delicious food and take home some home-made preserves. There is a general store just three minutes from the glamping property, where guests can pick up groceries and any other last-minute items they may have forgotten. In addition, there are a number of local restaurants not far from the accommodations for guests to dine out too.

Guest Services

  • Breakfast
  • Cafe
The hosts provide a "Breakfast Basket," which includes freshly baked strawberry or banana bread, English muffins, jams, granola, butter, orange juice, coffee, teas, and creamer. Guests should let the hosts know if they're interested in this option.

Location + Surroundings

Nature
  • National Park
  • Forest
  • Lake
  • River, stream or creek
Local services
  • Supermarket
  • Town/City
Entertainment
  • Shopping
  • Amusement park
  • Clubs/Nightclubs/Bars
This glamping property is situated along the border of the Ocala National Forest, right outside of Fort McCoy, in central Florida. The Ocala National Forest isn't the only natural beauty around, however. Other outdoor attractions in the area include the Ocklawaha River, Juniper Springs, Devils Den Springs, Blue Grotto Springs, Salt Springs Recreational Area, and The Greenway Trail.

Gainesville is the closest city to Fort McCoy and would make for the perfect destination for a fun day trip for glampers. In Gainesville, travelers will find local attractions, such as the Butterfly Rainforest, the Florida Museum of Natural History, the Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art, Kanapaha Botanical Gardens, Devil's Millhopper Geological State Park, and Ichetucknee Springs State Park.

Activities

General activities
  • Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Boating/Sailing
  • Horseback riding
  • Wildlife watching
Adventures and sports
  • Biking
  • Golfing
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking/Canoeing
  • Water sports
  • Scuba diving
  • ATV/Quads/4x4
  • Hiking
  • Stand-up paddleboarding

Guests can go swimming, canoeing, and hiking at Juniper Springs Recreational Area. Walking or biking the trails at Ocala National Forest is another option, as is scuba diving at the Blue Grotto, Devils Den, or Forty Fathoms Grotto springs. Swimming and snorkeling at the Salt Springs Recreational Area is a welcome way to cool off on a hot summer day, too. Other nearby activities include four-wheeling on ATVs, horseback riding, and canoeing.

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Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: 1:00 p.m.
  • Check-out: Flexible
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • No Pets allowed
  • No smoking
  • No parties
  • No events

Cancellation policy

Thirty

You will receive a 50% refund when you cancel at least 30 days prior to check in.

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