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Cottage of Contentment/Gator Hideaway

Ruth is a Superhost.

Cottage of Contentment/Gator Hideaway

2 guests1 bedroom1 bed1 bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
Entire home
You’ll have the cottage to yourself.
Sparkling clean
2 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Ruth is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Great location
100% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.

The Cottage of Contentment Gator Hideaway is the perfect private space. Charming, updated and convenient, two miles west of Ben Griffin Stadium, and one mile from The Phillips Center for Performing Arts and the Harn Museum. Conveniently located halfway between UF Campus and I-75. Beautiful grounds in quiet neighborhood. Two blocks to theater, shopping, restaurants and public transit. Two blocks to Pet boarding. $20 cleaning fee.


Air conditioning
Pay TV
Ethernet connection

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed


Step-free access to the bedroom
Extra space around bed



4 reviews
Larry Rolen User Profile
Larry Rolen
November 2019
Excellent location, very quiet neighborhood, and very comfortable home. Ruth was a very kind host, and very thoughtful amenities such as drinks and food for breakfast was provided. Very usable kitchen and nice living room area, and a nice garden outside.
Kara User Profile
October 2019
Located in a safe and convenient area. Very clean. Hosts were exceptional and very friendly. Gave wonderful dining suggestions. Outdoor patio area was beautiful.
Deblyn User Profile
March 2019
Great location. very quiet neighborhood. Lovely separate accommodation. Very clean and well appointed .
Jill User Profile
November 2018
This cottage's space, condition, and location were all perfect for our weekend stay in Gainesville! The furnishings were very comfortable and the newly remodeled kitchen had all of the amenities and appliances we needed. The cottage's location is within walking distance to…

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Hosted by Ruth

Gainesville, FLJoined in September 2018
Ruth User Profile
11 Reviews
Ruth is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly-rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Hi, and thank you for your interest in our listing. I am enjoying a very full retirement with my musician husband, William. I am a transplanted Jersey Girl, but in love with our Gainesville, Florida and North Carolina homes and friends. Cooking up tasty dishes is something I…
Interaction with guests
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The neighbourhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: 2PM - 9PM
Checkout: 12PM (noon)
2PM - 9PM
12PM (noon)

House Rules

  • Not suitable for children and infants
  • No smoking
  • No pets
  • No parties or events