Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Alachua, Florida - Updated 2022

airbnb Alachua FL

Alachua is a lovely city located in the state of Florida. It is found in the Gainesville area and is known for its diverse culture, local music, and talented artisans. Its economy depends greatly on the University of Florida, which is set up in Gainesville,. Alachua has a number of hiking trails, which is perfect for those who wish to do a number of outdoor sports and activities. Be sure to visit the Gainesville Raceway and then go and feed some retired horses at Mill Creek Farm. Continue reading to find out about Airbnb vacation rentals you can spend your time in when you take your next vacation in Alachua in the nearby future.

1. Studio apartment with a porch over a barn (from USD 60)

This Airbnb is a studio apartment in Lake City, Florida, which is about half an hour away from Alachua. It can house two guests since it has one bedroom and one bathroom. The studio is close to multiple riding and hiking trails in O’leno State Park. It’s also close to a few springs where you can go tubing, kayaking, and canoeing. There are also diving excursions available. The surroundings are quite peaceful as it has a number of pastures and granddaddy oaks. The host provides air conditioning, essentials, and central heating. There is also a kitchen where guests can cook their own meals if they wish to do so.

Studio loft/ kitchenette/porch/bath
800 reviews Superhost
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
loved that we had no tv or wifi to gravitate towards
perfect place to connect with nature (no wifi) so it was a true break from our phones
the room and amenities offer everything you need for a peaceful and romantic trip
the room has a big bed bathtub little kitchenette and air con to keep you cool
great cozy place to check out for a couple of days turn electronics off and enjoy nature
extremely clean and cozy
nice and clean as before
great place clean and neat
amazing gem- clean quiet and beautiful
very quiet and clean
she was truly a phenomenal host
she was a great host and we’ll be back
the host is very kind and responds quickly
dianne was the most amazing host to have she was very welcoming and caring
such an amazing property and kind host
pretty close to various springs
such a cute place
the location was great 5 mins away from the town
this is a beautiful location
the location is perfect; close to the springs and a nice small town with cool restaurants
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2. Entire house in High Springs (from USD 177)

This is a contemporary and newly updated Airbnb. It has two bedrooms and two bathrooms and is located on a corner lot in a quiet neighborhood. It’s close by to attractions like Ginnie Springs, Blue Springs, and Poe Springs. It’s not too far from Gainesville and its nightlife, and to the University of Florida. Amenities offered here include air conditioning, dryer, essentials, central heating, hot water supply, an iron, a laptop friendly workspace, a TV, a washer and Wi-Fi connection. Last, but not least, long-term stays of 28 days or more are permitted at this Airbnb.

LemonTreeHouse-Garage-Clean-Near Shops& Springs
High Springs, Florida, United States
192 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 2 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wi-fi and netflix was unexpected and very welcome
the beds and bedding were comfy and pleasant
in the bathrooms there were shampoos and conditioners waiting for us which was super thoughtful
beds were very comfortable
the sun room was perfect for morning coffee
very clean and modern house
incredibly clean and comfortable space
very clean cozy and comfortable
it was very clean and modern
clean and spacious two bedroom
steven is an amazing host
steven is a great host
steven was a great host and answered any questions we had
steven is a great host and responds very quickly
outstanding home well maintained with a great host
great location for anything in high springs
great location with easy walk to antique stores bakery and restaurants
lemon tree house is a wonderful quiet relaxing centrally located retreat
cute house and close to all the river and springs sites we planned on visiting
the lemon tree house is simply beautiful and a convenient location to enjoy the florida springs
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3. Apartment in an historic home in High Springs (from USD 82)

These hosts offer three full apartments in their historic home and this listing is for one of them. this is a one bedroom, one bathroom apartment for two guests. It is only one block away from the shopping, theater and the dining that’s available on Main Street, and only a short drive away from the Springs. It is fully furnished with a private deck, full kitchen and a bathtub. The hosts offer air conditioning, a dryer, essentials, central heating, hot water supply, an iron, a laptop friendly workspace, Wi-Fi, TV, and a washer.

Downtown Historic Home Apartment - Unit 2
High Springs, Florida, United States
138 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the place was immaculate and so comfortable
bed was super comfortable
the updating of these 3 rooms plus bathroom is great
very clean and comfortable
the place was super clean and comfortable
the apartment was clean and perfect for us
i was impressed with how sparkling clean everything was
the apartment is as described very clean and comfortable
alice was a great host
alice is a great host
alice is a great host happy to help where needed
alice is very friendly and a great host
alice was very friendly accommodating and thoughtful
nice place close to downtown
great location for downtown high springs
the best location in high springs
great venue central to main street
great place to stay close to downtown and the springs
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4. Queen Anne style house in Alachua (from USD 60)

This is a listing for a private room in a house in Alachua’s historical district. It is located in a safe, friendly neighborhood. There is a queen bed, private entrance off the front porch, and a private bathroom. Large windows provide lots of natural lighting to the residence. The hosts offer air conditioning, cable TV, a dryer, essentials, central heating, hot water, a laptop friendly workspace, TV and a washer. As for what is near the property, you will find various shops and restaurants. The interstate and highway are also close by. Last, but not least, you will find that the city of Gainesville and as well as the University of Florida are both only 15 minutes away.

Prabhupada's Rooms, Main St. Alachua
Alachua, Florida, United States
291 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room was clean and fully stocked with towels coffee water and breakfast snacks
we ended up having breakfast at a wonderful tearoom just down the street which we also highly recommend
comfortable beds and warm and cozy room
comfortable place in a small town
beautiful home quiet and comfortable
everything is clean and functional
very clean and cozy place
everything was super clean
room was clean spacious and exactly as described
old house but very clean
mary and anthony are wonderful hosts
maha and anthony are wonderful hosts
the hosts were gracious and helpful
very nice hospitality hosts are really great
the hosts were very accommodating and responsive
great location beautiful room
great location in town yet easy access from the highway
conveniently located yet quiet and safe
located on street with lovely historic houses and close to downtown
excellent location and a very charming suite
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5. Room inside a house in the Turkey Creek Golf Course

Just north of Gainesville, about a 10-15 minute drive, lies this two bedroom and one bathroom Airbnb. It’s located in a quiet neighborhood, in Alachua that is safe and beautiful. The host provides air conditioning, cable TV, dryer, essentials, central heating, an iron, a laptop friendly workspace, a TV, a washer, and a Wi-Fi connection. There is also free parking on premises. Also here you will find a fully stocked kitchen where you can cook your own meals. This includes a coffee maker for your early mornings! There is also a patio or a balcony and a garden for leisure.

2Bdr & Bath unit in a House W/ separate entry.
Alachua, Florida, United States
204 reviews Superhost
Private room in residential home 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i loved the instructional paper with wifi tv
had coffee in the morning and enjoyed the view from his kitchen window
we enjoy the tranquility comfortable bedroom and great amenities
lovely room with very nice amenities and a truly comfortable bed
wonderful bed amenities and hospitality
everything was clean and the place was spotless
very clean space
clean and comfortable
doron's home is clean secure and economical
the bedroom was clean comfortable and smelled great
the host was helpful and accomodating
what an amazing home with an even better host
he is a great host and makes sure his guests enjoy their stay
awesome host beautiful home and community
doron was a great host
super close to ginnie springs
located on a pretty golf course in a quiet neighbourhood
this is a great place to stay close to gainesville
place was ultra clean just a few miles to uf and gainsville downtown safe and quite neighborhood
we chose doron's place because it was a perfect location and just minutes from both of these places
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6. Peaceful condominium in a golf course community

Ideal for four guests, this Airbnb is a private room in a condominium, set in the charming Turkey Creek golf and country club community. It is surrounded by lush greenery, and is the ideal spot for a retreat, especially for singles and couples. This Airbnb is only an 8-mile (12.87 km) drive from Interstate 75 and an 11-mile (17.70 km) drive from the UF campus. The master bedroom comes with an en-suite bath, new flooring, plenty of storage, a 32” LED Smart TV, Netflix access, and a comfortable bed. The bathroom has a jet-powered bathtub to use after a tiring day, and the living room comes with a beautiful view of the pool. Please note that the host is a vegetarian and does not permit the consumption or preparation of meat in the house, especially with her utensils.

Good Vibes Master Suite
11 reviews
Private room 2 Beds 3 Guests

7. Guest room in peaceful condo in a country club community

This guest room is in a peaceful condo in the Turkey Creek country club community. Please note this room is being rented out by the same host in the previous listing, but this is for the guest room and the previous one is for the master suite. The Airbnb is in the midst of a lot of greenery so it’s the ideal spot for a quiet retreat while maintaining proximity to the main city area. It’s perfect for singles or couples. It’s close to interstate 75 and only 20 minutes from the campus of the University of Florida. There’s also a nice balcony here to enjoy. The host offers air conditioning, cable TV, a dryer, essentials, an Ethernet connection, an indoor fireplace, central heating, hot water supply, a laptop friendly workspace, and a washer. There is also a pool available for use and free parking on premises

Good Vibes Guest Room
71 reviews
Private room 1 Bed 2 Guests

8. Peaceful master bedroom in Turkey Creek

Located in scenic and serene Turkey Creek, this Airbnb has good access to nearby highways. It’s only 10 minutes from Interstate 75, 15 minutes from the University of Florida and 20 minutes to the high springs. As for the room, it offers a bathroom, living room and a kitchen, all of which are shared. Here you will find air conditioning, bathroom essentials, central heating, hot water supply, an iron, a laptop friendly workspace, and Wi-Fi connection.

Peaceful Master Bedroom
33 reviews
Private room 1 Bed 2 Guests

9. Newly painted private guest room in a house in Turkey Creek

This is a private guest room that is in a home in Alachua. It offers a queen bed with new bedding and pillows, stylish antique furniture, plenty of closet and drawer space, a full body mirror, ceiling fan, alarm clock, and reading lamps. A folding cot is available if needed for additional guests. There is an indoor saltwater pool, a spacious fenced in the backyard and a patio. The interiors of this residence have been painted, the appliances recently bought, and the furniture replaced. It’s located in a quiet gated community that has its own park and playground as well as soccer, basketball, tennis and volleyball courts. The host offers air conditioning, central heating, hot water, an iron, a laptop friendly workspace, a TV, a washer, and Wi-Fi connection. There is also free parking on-site. Please note that the host and her family are vegetarians, so cooking of meat, fish and eggs is prohibited here.

Charming Home with Pool in Scenic Turkey Creek
30 reviews
Private room 1 Bed 3 Guests

10. Charming cottage in downtown High Springs

This is a cottage that will make you feel relaxed. Here you will find one bedroom and one shared bathroom, which has essentials included. There is also a kitchen, a dining and living room as well as an outdoor area that guests are free to use. Amenities offered here are air conditioning, central heating, a laptop friendly workspace, a television, and Wi-Fi connection and free parking on-site, The host suggests trying out nearby places like the Talented Cookie coffee shop, the Secret Garden Bakery, the Great Outdoors Restaurant, the Diner, and the shops. Also, close by are springs and rivers where you can rent canoes and kayaks. A BMX track and Civic Center Park are both walking distance from the Airbnb. Best of all, the owner owns a natural health business and can arrange massage therapy session(s) at or even near the cottage.

Oasis Guest Suite in Downtown High Springs
High Springs, Florida, United States
83 reviews
Private room in cottage 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the space was great with a very comfortable bed
i stayed at nancy’s for one night and enjoyed a comfortable basic night’s stay
most of all we felt welcome and very comfortable
the room was spacious with a closet to hang some items in and a comfortable bed
the room is spacious and the bed was super comfortable
exceptionally clean organized and quiet space
very clean and comfortable
very clean spaces thoughtfully arranged and appointed
nancy's house is beautiful very clean and just lovely
the house was super clean
she was very welcoming and accommodating
nancy is a great host
nancy is a very nice host
nancy is such a great host and accommodated all of my requests
nancy is a welcoming host
great location by all the springs and restaurants
location is close to all the nearby places of interest
very good location walking distance to downtown restaurants
close to downtown was very nice
perfect location close to highways springs/ state parks and downtown high springs
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Enjoy Alachua!

This city is a must visit for those who love nature and adventure. There are a number of hiking trails for you to explore and plenty of outdoor activities for you to enjoy. Alachua, Florida is a true scenic beauty that can be enjoyed by everyone, so be sure to check out this list of Airbnb vacation rentals and book your trip today!

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