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Hontoon Landing Resort & Marina

2317 River Ridge Rd., DeLand, FL 32720
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Hontoon Landing Resort & Marina
Ranked #1 of 7 hotels in DeLand
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful boat trip on a remote part of St Johns River. Beautiful scenery, lots of birds, alligators, and a very knowledgable and personable tour guide. Great ride and a great value. The staff is friendly and welcoming. Scenic drive from Orlando. Allow enough time as the drive takes longer than one would think

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NJ
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66 reviews 66 reviews
20 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although we trust TA reviews, we're always a bit concerned going to a "fishing camp"; what is paradise for some can be a bit "rustic" for others. We have been to many marina/hotel places that are great for what they provide, which is access to a good fishing site and a bed and bath, but still are a bit moldy... More

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014 via mobile

Grest place to stay rent pontoon boat cruise st joun river. We docked our boat at blue springs and had a bbq. Which was awesome. We've stayed everywhere in Florida and this was one of the greatest getaways.

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Wake Forest, North Carolina
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

My husband and I stayed in the Captain's Suite a couple weeks ago and it was absolutely beautiful!! The view of the St. John's River, and the sunsets and sunrises you can watch from the deck are beyond memorable. The photos of the suite on the hotel's website do not do the room justice! It is HUGE, and the kitchen... More

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Boynton Beach
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

What a perrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrfect place for a family reunion....My family including five brothers & sisters, nieces, nephews, grand kids, uncles, aunts, husbands, wives, and a few adopted family members all came together for a week-end to enjoy the many activities offered.....Hontoon Resort is just the perfect place for a family to have a great week-end..Pontoon boat excursions, fishing, Hontoon state park... More

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Melbourne
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013

Hontoon Island Resort and Marina is the Florida I remember as a child. Off the beatan path, Peaceful, tranquil, and full of nature. Not your fancy multi resort of today, but a resort of years gone by. Great service, friendly staff and clean, modern rooms. twenty minutes into Deland, with many restaurants, and shops. Come, sit and watch the sun... More

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Jacksonville, Florida
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013 via mobile

Stayed there and took a boat ride around the island. Great birds and other wildlife. The rooms were clean and the property well maintained but it is a stretch to call this place a resort. The rooms lack some if the basics such as a coffee maker or hair dryer. There is no restaurant, nearest one is miles away. However... More

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Dewey, Arizona
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013

There is not one thing negative to say about Hontoon Landing and Marina. We found Hontoon Landing on the internet. What a wonderful surprise. We stayed in the Captain's Suite. This suite has a private lanai/deck that overlooks the river. Every morning while having coffee we saw an amazing array of birds, sometimes an alligator and the beauty of Hontoon... More

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Spring Hill, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

we found out about Hontoon Landing on the internet while searching for something different than we had been using on the west coast of Florida; staff is very friendly and helpful; Hontoon is on a bend of the St. Johns river south of Lake George, outside of Deland, Fla. There is somewhat of a drive off of S.R. 44 west... More

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Bradenton, Florida
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4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

We stayed 2 nights at Hontoon Landing for a girls getaway and had a great time. We stayed in #16 suite at the executive building. The suite itself was extremely clean, updated, and overall kept in great shape. The beds were very comfortable to both of us. The size of this suite was amazing - it was like we had... More

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Additional Information about Hontoon Landing Resort & Marina

Address: 2317 River Ridge Rd., DeLand, FL 32720
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Location: United States > Florida > DeLand
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 7 hotels in DeLand
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Hontoon Landing Resort & Marina is located near DeLand, Florida and is nestled along a bend in the St. Johns River - directly across river from Hontoon Island State Park. The Resort is situated on three acres and provides accommodations and lodging in 18 Riverside Rooms and Suites. Kitchens are available in most of the rooms and suites. Resort accommodations are provided in five buildings - Riverview Building, Executive Building, Captain's Suite Building, Hummingbird Cottage and Duplex Cottages. The Resort offers for your relaxation and enjoyment...Boat Rentals - 24' Pontoon Boats for exploring the St. Johns River and viewing the abundant and varied wildlife, and 16' fishing boats for pursuit of the bass, crappie, or whichever may be your favorite. River Tours - offered daily aboard the brand new 49 passenger "Great Blue" Tour Boat, your front row ticket to the world of nature. Birdwatching - Whether you are a beginner or have been a bird watching enthusiast for many years, our Resort could become your favorite destination for enjoying the natural beauty of the river and abundant birds and other wildlife. Hummingbirds - The Resort is a haven for the Ruby Throated Hummingbirds. The Hummingbirds arrive in late February and remain until late August when they begin their migration to Mexico and Central America.The Resort also offers a Sparkling Pool, Ship's Store, Slips for Private Boats, Hummingbird Garden, Hummingbird Plaza, Boardwalk, Riverside Patios and Decks, Manicured Lawn & Grounds and Free Wireless Internet. ... more   less 

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