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Ginnie Springs

7300 NE Ginnie Springs Road, High Springs, FL 32643
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Ginnie Springs
Ranked #2 of 4 hotels in High Springs
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been vacationing at Ginnie Springs about once a year for the last decade, twice in the last month, and it is absolutely my favorite place to enjoy the real Florida. From snorkeling in the various beautiful springs to a relaxing float down the river to being well fed at the cafe I'm just always happy when I'm here. It's... More

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Saint Augustine, Florida
1 review
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Like many things, ones opinion of Ginnie Springs is completely relative of where you're at in life. If you're into consuming large quantities alcohol, don't mind loud music or harsh language, enjoy the occasional fist fight and don't can make it a few days without sleep then Ginnie Springs is the place for you. I grew up in the area... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My family of four stayed here for two nights with both my brother's and sister's families. My sister-in-law stayed three nights and was dying to go home after the first. She said she grew up going to Ginnie Springs with her parents and it was quiet and pristine. Not anymore. Heed the other reviews. Impossible to enjoy the nature here.... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Beautiful springs, horribly managed. The staff is militant about making sure they get paid the high entry fee, but after you leave the (deceptively clean) camp store, there is no supervision or management of any kind. You quickly realize why there are "no refunds on entry fees" signs posted. Drunken college students, AS WELL AS, underage drunken teens everywhere. People... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014 via mobile

there is broken glass and trash everywhere. So many drunk and loud people. This is not a place for families to enjoy nature. It feels like a ghetto trailer park. When I called with my concerns, they told me thats just the way it is because its owned privately.

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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55 reviews 55 reviews
18 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

First things first - when its a party its NUTS. But I wish we had realized that Memorial Day weekend is a nutty party for the first two days, Friday and Saturday, but it quiets right back down by the middle of Sunday. So you could definitely have your kids there for that part. Plenty of spaces open up, too.... More

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Palm Valley, FL
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32 reviews 32 reviews
9 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

First time at Ginnie for Memorial Day. I surely had a blast. The staff surely knows how to keep things safe, fun and clean. Not a weekend for kids/family. We were in the primitive sites, and it's first come first served. We got a site directly on the bank of Dogwood Spring. We had our own entrance/exit to swim and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014 via mobile

Its a party place certain times of the year!!! it such a beautiful place.. I go about 7 times a year.. n have fun every time we go.. we go for the party n for the beauty of the place.. went last year for memorial week, fourth of July, n several times in between. When we stay we stay for... More

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Tampa, Florida
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

So it was my second time camping here and this time I went on the week day and it was so peaceful and quite. If you want take your family here, definitely take them on the weekdays. The first time I stayed here it was on a weekend and it was so much fun. You meet so many new people... More

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
1 review
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014 via mobile

This park is one of the most beautiful in Florida and I remember a day we could camp here with our kids and enjoy the springs in its natural setting. Now it's natural setting is 20 tents to a site, abundant alcohol. Kariokee and loud music till dawn plus all manor of undress and drunken behavior allowed and encouraged. Who... More

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Address: 7300 NE Ginnie Springs Road, High Springs, FL 32643
Location: United States > Florida > High Springs
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Also Known As:
Ginnie Springs Hotel High Springs
Ginnie Springs High

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Enjoy our seven crystal-clear, freshwater springs nestled in over 200 wooded acres along the banks of the Santa Fe River in Florida. In business since 1976, Ginnie Springs Outdoors is a world-renowned dive destination and campground located just outside of High Springs, FL. We are a PADI 5-Star facility, and offer PADI certification at all levels for scuba diving enthusiasts. Ginnie Springs Outdoors offers tent and RV camping, as well as an overnight cottage available for rent which includes all the comforts of home.Come and enjoy kayaking, diving, swimming, beach volleyball, river tubing, canoeing, and snorkeling. ... more   less 
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