Our Father’s Haven Bed and Breakfast is a uniquely envisioned get-away located on 20 beautiful acres adjacent to the magnificent Withlacoochee State Forest and nearby picturesque Withlacoochee River. This recently constructed facility (2007) offers fine accommodations in a relaxed, down-home atmosphere.
Accommodations include four tastefully appointed 600 square foot guest suites, each with a private entrance, private bath, large sitting room and a bedroom with either a king, two queen or two full-sized beds. All suites are equipped with a hair dryer, satellite TV, a video/DVD player, and WIFI, as well as sleeper sofa for an additional guest. Each suite also includes a pantry with a sink, refrigerator, microwave, coffee pot, and a welcome basket.
Guests can enjoy the full use of the recreation room furnished with a pool and ping pong table, a book and video library, games, and guest laundry. Guests may choose to relax, enjoy a book while rocking in hand made cypress rocking chairs, hike the nearby Florida State Trail, or just have a quiet time watching horses in the pasture and local wildlife.
Also available are complementary bicycles for use on Rails to Trails and a complementary canoe for a paddle on the Withlacoochee River. Equestrian facilities include 12 – 12′x12′ rental stalls in our concrete stable, a huge private horse-wire fenced pasture for each guest suite and direct access to 12 miles of Withlacoochee State Forest horse trails.
In the morning, enjoy fresh brewed early coffee or tea. Each morning feast on delicious full country breakfast which may include homemade buttermilk blueberry pancakes, scrambled eggs, crispy bacon, sausage, fresh fruit, yogurt, granola, and a bottomless pot of coffee. Guests are welcome to dine in our dining room or enjoy the view from the enormous screened porch that overlooks horse pastures and the state forest.
We are located just minutes from I-75, the Florida National Cemetery and the Sumter Equestrian Center. Guests 18 years and older are welcome to come experience the comfortable accommodations and unique atmosphere of one of Sumter’s finest lodging facility.