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Plantation on Crystal River

3.5 of 5 9301 West Fort Island Trail, Crystal River, FL 34429
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Ocala, Florida
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I booked a package at the Plantation that included the room, breakfast and a 3 hour manatee snorkel and swim. We got to the hotel at 7am and we were allowed to check into our room. We boarded a boat with our wet suits on. Captain Ross at the lead, we swam in the Crystal River for... More 

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Tavares, Florida
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60 reviews 60 reviews
12 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We wanted a quick weekend get away close to the house. We are about 2 hours away from PCR and it was a nice drive. The hotel is very nice, the Christmas decorations are very pretty and the trees are gorgeous. They did a great job with the festive holiday environment. We stayed in a room w a king bed... More 

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Fort Lau
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92 reviews 92 reviews
20 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I spent one month at the Plantation on Crystal River. We cannot express enough gratitude to all of the staff for the special care and attentiveness that they extended to us. We were treated as family by each and every staff member. The facilities are top notch: I used the gym everyday and we rented a pontoon... More 

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Montgomery, Alabama, United States
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61 reviews 61 reviews
8 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

From the Christmas lights as we turned down the drive to the friendly and easy checkout when we left, it was all a very positive experience. We spent 4 nights. We did a sunset cruise and a manatee tour. We ate at the hotel and we drank at the poolside bar. We dipped our feet in the heated pool and... More 

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Kassel, Germany
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48 reviews 48 reviews
33 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice reception when we arrived at 8pm without reservation. Spacious and clean room. Free parking, WiFi and TV. Ice machine available. We came late and left early in the morning, thus we cannot comment on the remaining features of the resort. However the poor sound insulation to the floor was really annoying since other hotel guest came back late after... More 

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Tampa Bay
15 reviews 15 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For a quick and easy getaway from Tampa, we chose this "old Florida" hotel to stay. Expectations were low and then exceeded by the relaxing atmosphere and friendliness of everyone. We had a waterfront room (recommend highly) which is on a canal, steps from where you can launch kayaks or your boat. It was quiet and the tiki bar was... More 

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Enterprise, Al
18 reviews 18 reviews
4 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chose this hotel because it was recommended by the captain of the manatee tour we booked. The hotel is older but beautiful! It's located right on the river/canal. Everything looks like it has been maintained with exception of the elevator. It has an overpowering musty/mildew smell :/ We only stayed one night, but were very impressed with the Jr.... More 

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Morrison, Colorado, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at the hotel for a manatee tour the following day. The hotel accomodations were very comfortable in a lovely setting. The manatee tour was OUTSTANDING!!! Our boat captain, Ed, first led us to a group of friendly and curious manatees. We were able to interact with these marvelous creatures for quite some time. The second part was down... More 

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Port Charlotte, Florida
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48 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When our husbands signed up for a golf tournament in Lacanto, Florida, ( 11/23 - 11/24) my friend and I did some research and chose the Plantation on Crystal River to stay for two nights. The accommodations were wonderful. The Plantation has that old Florida charm that you can only find in certain regions of Florida. The facility is dated,... More 

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West Sussex
13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband & I wanted to stay near where we would be swimming with the manatees the next day. We found Plantation Inn on Tripadvisor. Impressions right from the start were very good. As we walked through the front door we were greeted by very friendly reception staff. The hotel was exceptionally clean and our room (with river view) was... More 

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Address: 9301 West Fort Island Trail, Crystal River, FL 34429
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Location: United States > Florida > Crystal River
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Plantation on Crystal River 3.5*
Number of rooms: 196
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Plantation On Crystal River Hotel Crystal River
Plantation Hotel Crystal River
Plantation Resort Crystal River

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