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Miami, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We wanted to be close to the restaurant we were dining at since the day was very cold. Attendant was very nice and pleasant although she was new in town so she could not offer a lot of information. Hotel definitely needs a full updating since everything is very old. I must say that it was clean and the mattress...

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Winter Haven, Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went there this past week (1/2-1/3/17) and found the place clean and the location was right off the pier with a great view. Sherry was very friendly and helped out when needed. My only complaint is that the place is showing wear, and needs to be updated. I could tell maintenance is sporadic, such as 3 different types of light...

Thank Matthew B
Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a short stay but it was fun! The motel was nice and clean...we loved the service and felt at home. The 2 beds were comfortable and roomy. It was chilly...and the food was delicious.. We will be back for sure but in the summer so we can enjoy the water.

Thank ApopkaMango
Sorrento, Florida, United States
Reviewed November 13, 2016 via mobile

Dockside Motel is conveniently located near shops and restaurants, with rooms that overlook the Gulf of Mexico. It's one of the best bargains in town if you want a room with a view in Cedar Key without spending a fortune. On the other hand, you will have to be willing to accept this motel's shortcomings. For starters, parking is nonexistent....

1Thank Dave H
Parrish, Florida
Reviewed October 23, 2016

We just wanted a place to stay to break up our trip and eat some oysters. My husband tried to find some place on the dock and this was it. To say Spartan is nice. The blinds were all falling off the window. The person at the front desk could not check us in because she didn't know how the...

Thank connie m
Gainesville, FL
Reviewed September 18, 2016

We live locally and stay here every time to enjoy the island atmosphere safely. The property is a bit older, but clean and excellent staff. Located directly on Dock Street, walking distance to most of the Island.

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Melbourne, Florida
Reviewed August 29, 2016

This was our 4th visit, and as always, the setting was perfect. Directly across from the fishing pier, and right on the quaint Dock St...people watching and friendly smiles all day long! Savannah was our hostess, and very accommodating. We will be back, but this time in the near future! Thank you, Jim & Anne

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Largo, Florida
Reviewed August 22, 2016

This hotel has a prime location at the end of Dock Street, with a lovely view of the water and the fishing pier. The hotel rooms have some larger than others. Mine was quite large, with dinette table and chairs, microwave and mini fridge. The furnishings and fixtures may be a bit dated, but everything worked and it was clean....

1Thank Beachlifelinda
Reviewed August 5, 2016 via mobile

Ended up here on a whim. Nice place. We stayed in room #2 had an awesome view of the pier and coast line. Pier directly across the street. Everything is within minutes from the hotel. Room was clean. Ac ice cold. Wifi was weak. Room needs updating and a little tlc. Blinds sucked but the location made up for that....

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Bradenton, Florida
Reviewed July 23, 2016

The view and location are key to this older hotel. The rooms are ok and the AC works great. Otherwise, they are a hodgepodge collection of funky art and furniture. They are clean though and very reasonably priced. Be aware they are on the second floor and there is no elevator. Savannah is the clerk and she seems to single-handedly...

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Address: Cedar Key, FL
Location: United States > Florida > Cedar Key
Number of rooms: 33
Also Known As:
Dockside Hotel Cedar Key
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“Not handicapped friendly. Lot of stairs to rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles 255conniem, Oct 23, 2016 | Read review
“Room 1 is very large, and a king bed. Windows all around for a good view.”
 of 5 bubbles vickiecgm, Sep 18, 2016 | Read review
“Perfect place to escape to enjoy the local and visitor friendly quaint atmosphere.Not fancy, but real comfy.”
 of 5 bubbles barefoottrader, Aug 29, 2016 | Read review
“Pick one with a view of the pier”
 of 5 bubbles AvaE27, Jul 23, 2016 | Read review
“Best view from second floor”
 of 5 bubbles 212mercedesm, Jul 7, 2016 | Read review
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