Oh that Stone House!
Ocala FL United States
4 Car spaces
Listed June 2019
Tucked away in the heart of the Historic District, this enchanting stone house is the perfect starting point for 4 looking to explore the wonders of Ocala. Swim in the natural pools of Ocala National Forest, wander the scenic trails of Silver Springs State Park, and enjoy the convenience of walking to local shops and stomping grounds. Offering 2 bedrooms, 1.5 baths and a shaded back patio, along with a central downtown location, this recently remodeled vacation rental simply can’t be beat!
Master Bedroom: King Bed | Bedroom 2: Queen Bed
From the beautiful landscaping lining the front walkway to the stone architecture that marks the exterior - every inch of this Ocala abode exudes charm and character. Take in your new spot from the bench swing on the front porch, or head around back to kick off your trip with a cookout on the patio.
Prepare the main course on the gas grill while sides are assembled in the fully equipped kitchen. Outfitted with state-of-the-art appliances, this kitchen will turn any cook into a gourmet chef! Serve your hearty homemade feast around the rustic farmhouse table or dine al fresco on the patio.
Follow days spent exploring Ocala's horse country with a drink downtown or a movie right here at home. Complete with a flat-screen Smart TV and soft leather furnishings, the living area offers an ideal setting for relaxing evenings.
Before bed, enjoy a soothing soak in the oversized tub or a quick rinse in the spacious walk-in shower with dual showerheads. The full bath also contains double vanities topped with marble surfaces. If you’re not quite ready to call it a night, take advantage of the free WiFi and workspace in the second bedroom before crawling into the queen-sized bed. Claim the master bedroom as your sleeping sanctuary and you’ll be treated to a plush king bed!
Rise and shine to the soothing sound of birds chirping outside your window - the perfect greeting to a new day in Ocala!
One story home, large walk in shower.
Key Residence Features:
- Amenities include a fully equipped kitchen with stainless steel appliances, laundry machines, free WiFi, a flat-screen Smart TV, shaded patio, outdoor furniture, gas grill, front porch, bench swing, driveway parking for 5 vehicles and more
- Central Ocala location in the heart of the Historic District - Within walking distance of downtown shops and restaurants! Two miles or less from Ocala National Forest and the Silver Springs River, and about 1.5 hours from the coast
- Nearest Domestic Commercial Airport: Gainesville Regional Airport - 3880 NE 39th Ave A, Gainesville, FL 32609 (~42 miles away)
- Nearest International Commercial Airport: Orlando International Airport - 1 Jeff Fuqua Blvd, Orlando, FL 32827 (~88 miles away)
Suitable for infants under 2
Suitable for children ages 2-12
Pets not allowed
With the shops and restaurants of downtown only a short walk away, you’ll never get bored while staying at this Ocala vacation home. Roam the oak tree-lined streets of the Historic District as you admire the historic homes and structures leading the way into town.
Known as Florida’s Horse Country, Ocala has no shortage of riding routes and equestrian centers. If hiking is more your speed, dive into some of the area’s natural attractions, including Ocala National Forest and Silver Springs State Park. Find even more outdoor opportunities along the coast. Drive just over an hour east or west to pursue beautiful beaches or the Crystal River for fishing and manatee watching.
For a fun day trip, drive 38 miles north to visit Gainesville, home to popular attractions like the Florida Museum of Natural History, Kanapaha Botanical Gardens, University of Florida, and the popular Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park, home to wild horses and gators.
Other attractions within an hour and a half from the property include Disney World in Orlando, the University of Florida and Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park to the north, along with the abundant beaches off to the east, including Palm Coast, Ormond Beach, Daytona Beach and New Smyrna Beach. Further enhance your trip with visit to Crystal River, Homosassa and Cedar Key to the west, and be sure to keep an eye out for the manatees