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Shell Island Fish Camp

, Saint Marks, FL
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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11 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love fishing and if that was what my visit was for would have probably stayed. The staff seemed nice. The place was busy. We were given a cabin, as requested, but was told there were no keys? You can only lock the door when you are inside. Decided not to stay. Like I said, fishing trip,,,, would be a... More 

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Crystal River
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

The Park Model was cramped for five (room meant for 4 people) but it certainly met our needs for one night and we couldn't beat the price. The beds were comfortable, AC was cold and the water was hot. What more could you ask for? It's a fish camp. We had several questions about kayaking the Wakulla river and the... More 

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Wimberley, Texas
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86 reviews
62 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

I stayed here for several nights at the end of March. It's a great location for the national wildlife refuge, Wakulla Springs, and other attractions. The rooms are basic, simple motel rooms. It's nothing fancy, but the reasonable price reflects that. The room was clean and well-maintained. The owner was very flexible when I had to change my travel plans... More 

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Donalsonville, Georgia
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56 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

At 45, I've stayed at some unique places in my life. Cabins on top of a Smokey Mountain ridge, the Plaza in downtown St. Louis, The Broadmoor in Colorado Springs, and even a motel in the middle of the Florida Keys with a salt water pool carved out of coral rock. However, this place is now in my top 5... More 

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Carrollton, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

I love this fish camp. I been several times with my father, and we always have great service from the front desk. We like the tab system of paying. From everything for your charter, bait, room and beer, it all goes on one bill. The rooms are small but clean too.

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Niceville, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

My friend and I come here each year, reserve the same cabin. The staff are awesome, the place is very clean and SAFE!! You can't beat the price. Quiet, out of the way place worth the drive. The larger cabins have a full kitchen and the little cabins have a microwave, small fridge and coffee maker. Area outside to grill... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

We were blown away.. we expected a hole in the wall with a bunch of stinky fishermen. We had busy days planned and really all we needed was a clean room. We chose the motel and walked into sparking, newly remodeled and well designed rooms with comfy beds and a 50's modern design. There are also "cracker style"duplexes and sweet... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

We went as a big group, some of us stayed in the hotel some in the cabin. It was very nice for the price. We all had a cook out under the pavilion with other couples, it was so nice everyone shared. The cabin had an amazing AC and the appliances worked well. Make sure you bring all your utensils... More 

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Tallahassee, Florida
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

The day started off very nice. Besides the fact that the Lady at the register was smoking a cigarette inside the store while talking to a customer, we received our boat rental and instructions on how to use the boat quickly and kindly. They even filled up an ice chest for us in case we caught any fish. As we... More 

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ShellIslandFishCamp, Owner at Shell Island Fish Camp, responded to this review

Shell Island Fish Camp's owners and employees take great pride in our small business. We make every effort to maintain a friendly atmosphere and operate in a straight forward manor. Fee structure and maximum number of passengers is always explained at time of booking the rental and again at signing the rental contract. The rental contract states the number of... More 

Brisbane, Australia
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110 reviews
64 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

We only had one short night here and as we arrived well after dark, we didn't really get much chance to experience what looked like a delightful spot. We were riding motorbikes from Orlando to LA and this was our first stop off after a long and tiring ride out of Orlando. Our room was clean and comfortable and excellent... More 

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