Idlewild Lodge and RV Park is a beautiful lakefront family get-a-way that offers lots of fun for everyone! Our guests enjoy camping, fishing, boating, kayaking, basketball, bike riding, bird watching, swimming or lounging around the pool with a good book.
We have hosted family reunions, weddings, church retreats, class reunions and impromptu family get-togethers.
Our immaculate cottages provide a quiet, peaceful place to relax and unwind from the stresses of everyday life. Family owned/operated and pet friendly atmosphere keeps our guests coming back again and again.
10 full hookup RV sites complete with poured pads, 30/50 amp electric, water, sewer and basic cable TV
10 fully furnished 1 and 2 bedroom Cabins with AC, appliances, linens, towels, dishes, etc.
Tent Sites (Primitive and equipped)
Dock space for your boat or dry storage for your RV or boat
Pontoons and 14ft. fishing boats for rent. Our ramp provides lake access to the public for $5 per launch.
Swimming pool to keep you refreshed
Located Near Many Attractions!
Our convenient Central Florida location places you within an hour’s drive to Busch Gardens, Disney World, Sea World and Wizarding World of Harry Potter, along with several golf courses and beaches. Just 35 miles to our north is the beautiful Ocala horse country where you can picnic and sight-see in Silver River State Park or swim with the manatees in Rainbow Springs. We are only 15 miles from Inverness, the central access point of the Withlacoochee State Trail.
The Villages (20 minutes) for all your shopping, dining and entertainment needs
Lake Panasoffkee Preserve, a protected area for hikers and bird watchers
Fort Cooper State Park
Homosassa Springs State Wildlife Preserve
Crystal River State Archaeological Site
Yulee Sugar Mill Ruins State Historic Site
“Big Daddy” Don Garlits Museum of Drag Racing & Antique Cars
Cedar Key State Preserve & Museum
Many local thrift shops, antique malls and flea markets
While fishing is prominent at our Lodge, there are many family fun things to do here. Children and adults enjoy swimming in our pool, boating, bike riding and spending time at the marina. Several large fish have been caught right off our dock. Come visit us and see all the family fun and relaxation that Idlewild Lodge has to offer!