10 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Dunnellon, Florida - Updated 2023

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Dunnellon is a small laid-back coastal town in Central Florida situated at the confluence of two rivers, Rainbow River and Withlacoochee River. Its unspoiled beauty, especially the crystal-clear water of Rainbow River, has never ceased to amaze visitors. The best way to experience the incredible wonder of Rainbow River is through paddling, kayaking, or tubing. Withlacoochee River is less popular, but it also offers an equally wonderful opportunity to enjoy the area’s flora and fauna. The other things to enjoy in Dunnellon includes exploring its historic district and enjoying its great selection of food. For you to indulge in these experiences, check out our list of the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Dunnellon, Florida.

1. Riverfront home with private dock (from USD 274)

With its location just off Rainbow River, this holiday home is an unbeatable option. The house offers three bedrooms and can sleep up to eight guests. Guests will find here a host of amenities including a well-appointed kitchen, a living room with smart TV, a sunroom, and a screened-in porch. The most attractive feature of this house would be its private deck located right on the river where you can sit back and have a drink with your companions. There is also a private dock available for guests’ use.

Riverfront Dunnellon Home w/Private Dock - Dogs OK
Dunnellon, Florida, United States
66 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire home 4 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
" the house is even nicer than it looks in the photos and very comfortable for 8 adults
Cleanliness:
comfortable beds - clean and tidy
house was big and clean
house was confortable and clean
wow wow and wow this house is amazingly beautiful clean safe and secure
the house is sparkling clean very spacious and has a great location
Host:
dale was very accommodating and helpful
dale was a great host and we’ll be back again
a special thank you to dale for being such a friendly hospitable host
great house great host great experience
the owner (dale) was an exceptional host and accommodated all of our needs with southern charm
Location:
great location and comfortable stay
great location off the beaten path
great location for nature lovers
the house itself was a perfect location
it's in a quiet safe neighborhood with great access to the river
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2. Cosy riverfront cabin for large groups (from USD 285)

Rainbow Cove is a comfortable two-storied waterfront cabin that can accommodate up to 12 guests. Just minutes away from Rainbow River, the cabin offers easy access with its own private dock. The house has a rustic ambience with wooden interiors, a large deck, and big windows. The house offers three bedrooms, a large living room, a spacious dining area plus a full kitchen. The second-floor deck is the perfect place to enjoy the beautiful outdoors. There is also a fire pit in the backyard. The rental offers access to Vista Park, a nearby private park with facilities such as fishing, volleyball court, and a boat ramp.

Rainbow Cove-Waterfront on Private Cove
180 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 5 Beds 12 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great open space for relaxing on the deck living room and downstairs
really cool place beds were very comfortable and family room had reclining chairs that were also very comfortable
the house would be great for multiple families with the upstairs and downstairs rooms and space for all
the beds were amazing and the house had games cards corn hole and a ton more stuff
enough room for us to spread out and enjoy our 4-day weekend
Cleanliness:
fantastic cabin very clean lots of beds
the cabin was clean and very inviting
the space is exceptional clean and well appointed
the house was very clean and the recliners in the living room were a big hit
it was the perfect spot to accommodate our family of 10 everything was super clean
Host:
she was so responsive and accommodating
she was a very helpful and responsive host
christian is an amazing host very attentive with great response time
cristina is a great host and most helpful and prompt in communicating
truly a fantastic host
Location:
the location is quiet and beautiful
the location of the house is perfect
good location for access to river activities
this house is in a perfect location
the location itself is perfect for anyone who wishes to be close to the river
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3. Well-appointed home with swimming pool (from USD 157)

This plush vacation home with three bedrooms is an ideal option for families as it can accommodate up to eight guests. It features sophisticated decor and offers a capacious open-space layout including a luxurious living room, a dining space, and a large kitchen fitted with the latest conveniences. The biggest highlight of the house is the private outdoor pool protected with a glass ceiling and the beautifully furnished lanai with lounging chairs and a full dining set. The house is set just a few minutes away from the gorgeous Withlacoochee River and its verdant banks.

'Pointe of View' Dunnellon House w/ Private Pool!
Dunnellon, Florida, United States
69 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire home 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the outdoor space feels serene with a little fountain by the pool and the birds chirping
pool was amazing and jacuzzi bathtub was a nice touch
spices coffee extra towels and pool were great
our whole family really enjoyed the pool and the different games that were included
lots of extras very comfortable and beautiful
Cleanliness:
everything was clean and organized
all bedding smelled clean and fresh
house is clean well stocked well thought out
the house is beautiful and clean
super clean has a gas grill
Host:
the owners/managers did a great job of making the place feel homey
neighbors were very welcoming and friendly
Location:
location is great in a quite neighborhood
great location in dunnellon that is close to downtown but private and a short distance into the country
quiet location and pool was awesome
beautiful place it was more than i expected
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4. Townhouse with stunning river views (from USD 100)

This cosy riverfront townhouse offers a lovely setting to enjoy the wonderful beauty of the area. Featuring an open-space layout, this two-bedroom house includes a living area and a kitchen. The upper level offers a loft with a bedroom, while the main floor’s highlight is the back patio adjoining the living area overlooking Withlacoochee River. The patio comes with dining furniture like lounge chairs so you can soak in the scenic views comfortably.

Coral Cove on Withlacoochee River
Dunnellon, Florida, United States
227 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire townhouse 2 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the view from the living room couch and patio is serene and charming
we enjoyed our stay here the view from living room/patio was great
this place is extremely comfortable and the view is nothing short of spectacular
we enjoyed a beautiful view from the living room
there was enough room for all of us to comfortably sleep at night
Cleanliness:
the condo is spacious and spotless clean
the beds were comfortable and everything was clean
it is extremely clean and cozy
clean and stocked with everything we needed
neat and clean
Host:
great layout rob is a great host easy to reach
rob is a great host who makes his guests feel welcome
great host nice quiet place on the river
kind quiet and friendly neighbors
we appreciated the special basket of toiletries and other helpful things like laundry detergent and razors
Location:
talk about location location location rob's place is perfection
awesome location right on the caloosahatchee river
excellent location right on water and close to rainbow river activities
location is excellent you could walk to town
location was peaceful and quiet
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5. Unique rental located on a working farm (from USD 55)

If you are in the mood to go off the beaten path and enjoy some quiet time, then consider booking this farm stay. Here, you will be staying in a rental unit located on a working farm. With the capacity to accommodate four guests, this unit comes with a bedroom, a living room, and a fully equipped kitchen. A large front patio is also available, in case you want a place to relax and just enjoy the countryside vibe.

Quiet Farm by the Springs!
Dunnellon, Florida, United States
55 reviews  Wifi Available
Farm stay 4 Beds 6 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
sweet animals and an amazingly comfortable bed
Cleanliness:
super clean and unique decor
the house was very clean and the bed was comfortable
great place very clean comfortable and perfectly sized for a small family
sparkling clean and easy to reach and check in
Host:
brett and his mom were very kind and gave us the privacy that we wanted
brett was a wonderful host who went out of his way to make sure our stay was great
brett was a very thoughtful and kind host
brett was super nice and helpful
it's a nice escape and slow down kind of place
Location:
nice location and little touches
great location to visit the many springs and parks in the area
good location with only a short drive to crystal river
awesome place super cute and quite
i honestly can’t recommend this place enough i really wish we were here longer
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6. Hideaway cabin in the middle of a forest (from USD 159)

Escape away to a secluded cabin set in the middle of the woods. The Rainbow Rivers Club offers a set of cabins located on a nature preserve between Withlacoochee River and Rainbow River. There are 12 rustic-style cabins here, all of which are fitted with modern amenities including a kitchen with basic appliances, a living room, and a bathroom. The cabin has two bedrooms that can accommodate up to four guests. All cabins come with a screened patio furnished with comfy furniture. The complex offers several outdoor recreations including walking trails, biking and walking, a fishing pond, and an easy access to Rainbow River.

The Rainbow Rivers Club
Dunnellon, Florida, United States
35 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
but i have to add that this place is awesome very cozy and most important very clean
Host:
richard is very helpful and always answers within a couple minutes
Location:
location was very nice and peaceful
nice walking trails and a short walk to access crystal clear river
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7. Lovely retreat with saltwater pool (from USD 200)

Decorated with a cheerful coastal vibe, this house offers two bedrooms that can accommodate up to six guests. Guests will find the house complete with all facilities including a full kitchen and a spacious living area. The outdoor patio located near the pool house is a perfect spot to unwind. If you want to see the beauty of the river up close, there are two kayaks and a canoe boat available for use.

Tropical Oasis w/ salt pool free access to Rainbow
101 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 3 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nice outdoor space and heated pool
a portable air conditioner would be a fantastic addition for comfortable sleeping in summer
we enjoyed the extra space of the sun room and the coffee nook was a nice touch
outside amenities and pool were well maintained and well lit
beds were super comfortable
Cleanliness:
clean affordable and well stocked
house was clean and comfortable
everything was really clean and the kitchen was well equipped
this rental is nice and clean
the house is well stocked and very clean
Host:
leslie was a wonderful host
leslie was very welcoming and attentive with quick responses to our questions
leslie was a great host
leslie was an amazing host and has such a beautiful home
we truly enjoyed our stay leslie was an amazing host and quickly responded to messages
Location:
a really cute place for holiday
perfect location with easy access to the river
great location easy access to the river a huge plus
great location for tubing or kayaking
the community park is picturesque and it is close to everything
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8. Welcoming and homely house near attractions best for families (from USD 132)

This holiday home is just two blocks from the Rainbow River and KP Hole Park, making it a convenient choice among travellers. The house only offers two bedrooms but can accommodate eight guests with its bunk beds and a pull-out sofa. While here, guests can get full access to a living room with smart TV, a fully stocked kitchen with dining space, a screened patio, a large shady backyard with hammocks.

Rainbow River getaway 2BR/1.5BTH...sleeps up to 7!
Dunnellon, Florida, United States
173 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 4 Beds 8 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there is a nice kitchen with coffee maker and plenty of room to cook
cute and cozy with all the amenities
the accommodation was comfortable and had everything we needed
Cleanliness:
it is clean and comfortable
everything was super clean and comfortable
the place was super clean and has comfy beds
richard's place was very clean quiet and relaxing
it was super clean and had everything we needed
Host:
the hosts are awesome
friendly and helpful host
hosts were very gracious and accommodating
richard was a great host and communicated openly with very quick response time
great host and place to stay
Location:
i like the location of the cabin
great location very quiet neighborhood near many parks
we loved the location as it is close to stores and restaurants
great location near rainbow springs where we went kayaking
great location close to springs and every thing you need
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9. Luxurious river home with private pool (from USD 425)

Enjoy spending your vacation surrounded by nature with this riverfront house. The house comes with three bedrooms that can accommodate up to 10 people and includes a newly updated kitchen with all essential appliances. The top feature of the house is the living room with awesome views of Withlacoochee River. The living room is attached to a back patio, making it a perfect place to take in the stunning view of the river. The rental also offers dock boats on the riverfront.

Robinson's River House
Dunnellon, Florida, United States
38 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire home 4 Beds 10 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the kitchen is huge and made for entertaining as is the outside deck overlooking the river
we loved heather's river for canoeing and enjoyed playing pool
the house was roomy and comfortable the pool table and games made it great for families
great pool area and nice dock
Cleanliness:
clean as could be
plenty of space very clean
the home is very clean and the kitchen well stocked with cookware
just jump in the pool which is super clean
this place is so clean and quiet definitely my favorite place and definitely looking forward to going back eventually
Host:
host was very accommodating and considerate
all the locals are very friendly
Location:
great place with a great location
the location was perfect for the wedding we went to
you can expect a big spacious house that is extremely comfortable close to the rainbow river
the kayaks and canoe make for fun outings to get closer to the wildlife
overall this place is perfect for a family vacation
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10. Modern cabin with river views (from USD 259)

This riverfront house will put you in the middle of the beautiful Rainbow River experience. Located at the confluence of Rainbow River and Withlacoochee River, this house offers a unique opportunity to enjoy nature as well as the surrounding wildlife up close. The cabin is equipped with modern amenities such as a full kitchen with top appliances, a dinette table, a fireplace area, and a separate family room with smart TV. The house offers four bedrooms and can accommodate up to 10 guests. The most amazing feature of the house is its access to the outdoors that comes with a private dock, a deck, and three screened patio areas.

Palm Waters Riverhouse
Dunnellon, Florida, United States
114 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 8 Beds 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
large family style table on the patio was great for an alfresco meal
the beds were very comfortable with plenty of space for all 10 of us
the beds were especially comfortable
Cleanliness:
the house was very clean and well furnished for a weekend getaway
we loved our stay the house is comfortable clean and at an amazing spot on the river
the home was clean and beautifully remodeled with access to many amenities
everything was well thought and the place was spotless great hosts very communicative and helpful
the house is beautiful spacious and very well decorated
Host:
the hosts were very communicative and helpful
the owners are very responsive with any questions/needs we had
owners were very quick to respond to questions and very helpful with local tips
both the owners and property manager were easy to get a hold of and quick to respond
they owners/managers have thought about every detail to make your stay very pleasant and comfortable
Location:
great location and an awesome house for a laid back river side vacation
this is really an awesome location right on the water
the location and the crystal clear rainbow river make for a peaceful stay
what a great location very beautiful and well stocked home
amazing house perfect location down river from all the crowds
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Soak up the gorgeous beauty of Dunnellon

Despite being a small town, Dunnellon offers a lot of activities and attractions to explore. To get the most out of your trip here, be sure to check out our list of the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Dunnellon, Florida.

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