We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Plantation on Crystal River

3.5 of 5 9301 West Fort Island Trail, Crystal River, FL 34429
Hotel website
Hotel deals
Click for phone number
Special Offer
Choice Privileges Points
Best prices for -
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 6 more sites!
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Plantation on Crystal River
Professional photos View all
Browse nearby
Plantation on Crystal River
Write a Review

630 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • 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
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (190)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
  • Mar-May only
  • Jun-Aug only
  • Sep-Nov only
  • Dec-Feb only
All months
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Place very nice, typical Florida architecture, marina with boat trips and fishing well organized, internal restaurant good, service kind. But .... some of the hotel wings bad smelling, carpet dirty (pity, the areas with the wooden floor are so nice!), food in the pool bar not very pleasant, room with different style, some of them dark and with ugly furniture,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed two nights in Room 105 in the Azalea Wing. Waterfront room. Service road runs between the rooms and the water. Golf carts constantly running from service building to hotel past the rooms. Even had the garbage truck there bright and early Monday morning. Put out our do not disturb sign both nights but had housekeeping banging on the door... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dade City
17 reviews 17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The staff at this resort were outstanding. They went out of their way to help with any issues we had during our three day stay. The restaunt was very nice and the food was delicious. They did not do room service but if food was ordered you could pick it up at the outside bar.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Top Contributor
59 reviews 59 reviews
16 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The best part of the hotel is the location. Crystal River is a beautiful, peaceful place. This is a nice hotel. Our room was nice , and had a view of the river. The beds were comfortable and the room was clean. The town is so very small and I think that this is the only nice venue in town.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Rugeley, Staffs.
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
18 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We only called in for lunch at the Tiki Bar as we were passing through. The location was great right on the water next to the pool. We ordered lunch to go with our drinks. However, it seemed to take an age as the servers had to go to the kitchen to find out when the food was done. This... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Green Cove Springs, Florida, United States
16 reviews 16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I came down for a little R&R. We always use tripadvisor to choose a place we have never been. The Plantation in Crystal River was just such a place. We were greeted with by great staff. The hotel was nice and yes a little dated, but you can see they are making progress toward classic yet trendy... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Lakeland, Florida, United States
Top Contributor
70 reviews 70 reviews
6 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

grew up staying here with my parents every summer. on the water tons of activities to do. the water is beautiful and fun to swim in. theres no other place like it likea step back in time. so relaxing and peaceful

Was this review helpful? Yes
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked the hotel based on the pictures on the internet and what it showed it had to offer. We had two rooms that overlooked the parking lot side by side. The outside had some very establish nice greenery. It had been raining prior to our arrival and the sidewalks held water. It was a mess to walk through. The... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Apollo Beach
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
14 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice with lots of amenities between restaurant, bar, nice pool, Tiki bar, boat friendly, rentals onsite for river tours. Room clean, ones overlooking canal are the prefrence. Poor set up for ice. Machine was out most days, had to get ice at dinner for the room. We stayed Thursday to Monday, Saturday night they had 3 or 4 major... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Mt Pleasant
Top Contributor
79 reviews 79 reviews
14 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have stayed here before, and had hoped that this year's stay would be better than last year's. It wasn't. As a matter of fact? The place is even worse than ever. Same issues: stinky old carpeting in halls and rooms, mattresses from 1960 with sheets that don't even cover them up, rusty and moldy tubs, black mold around doors... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Plantation on Crystal River? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Plantation on Crystal River

Address: 9301 West Fort Island Trail, Crystal River, FL 34429
Phone Number:
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
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Priceline, Orbitz, Booking.com, Expedia, Choice Hotels, Hotels.com, Odigeo, TripOnline SA and Tingo so you can book your Plantation on Crystal River reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Plantation On Crystal River Hotel Crystal River
Plantation Hotel Crystal River
Plantation Resort Crystal River

248 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

All traveler photos (218)
Room/suite (26)
View from room (5)
Bathroom (4)
Hotel & grounds (63)
Pool/beach area (30)
Dining (6)
Family/play areas (7)
Videos (3)
Other (74)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All management photos (31)
Room/suite (3)
Hotel & grounds (7)
Dining (1)
Pool/beach area (4)
Business center/function rooms (1)
Other (15)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Price Your Stay