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“A Piece of Old Florida History”

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Silver Springs Motel
Ranked #22 of 34 Hotels in Ocala
Reviewed August 25, 2013

OK, I will admit I'm a bit of a hotel snob, travelling a ton for business and usually staying in predictable, up scale chain hotels. So when we arrived at the Silver Springs I had some misgivings. Hotel guests were actually sitting outside their rooms enjoying the night air! We actually had to interact with other guests while schlepping our luggage up the stairs to get to one of the remodeled rooms - oh my! But it also made me realize what we've been missing. The SS Inn is really an amazing place. 1) A family owned business going back to the 50's. 2) Real poured terrazzo floors - beautiful! 3) Little bright-colored-tile 50's bathrooms! 4) Close to the historic Silver Springs and an amazing number of other parks, springs, rivers, lakes, forests

Robert came back from California to take over running the place when his mother couldn't anymore. He has updated some of the rooms and you just want to see him succeed! We'll definitely be back. Next time in Ocala, please give it a try!

  • Stayed: August 2013, traveled with family
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3  Thank Beth L
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Reviewed December 3, 2012

smells a little funny (farm like), nice old lady at the desk. doorlock needs some practice before you can open or close it. little notice; ocala has nothing much to offer, so why go there...
Gail was very nice and helpfull

  • Stayed: November 2012, traveled as a couple
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3  Thank Kevintje80
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Mollie H, Manager at Silver Springs Motel, responded to this reviewResponded January 24, 2015

I am sorry for this experience. But since this time our family has again taken over this wonderful historic motel. One or the other of our family is constantly on site to ensure your satisfaction and safety. We have labored consistently to renovate rooms and make your experience with us pleasant and enjoyable.

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Additional Information about Silver Springs Motel

Address: 4121 E Silver Springs Blvd, Ocala, FL 34470-5082
Location: United States > Florida > Central Florida > Ocala
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Swimming Pool
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Ranked #22 of 34 Hotels in Ocala
Price Range: $40 - $65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 30
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Newly renovated family-owned historic Florida motel. New management as of Feb. 2013. Original all-tile bathrooms with Italian terrazzo floors. Large clean rooms with refrigerator and microwave. Large refreshing swimming pool. Minutes from World Famous Silver Springs with glass-bottom boats. A variety of restaurants, shopping, and museum within walking distance. Brief vacations or long stays. All are welcome. ... more   less 

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