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Plantation on Crystal River

AscendHotelsUS$131*
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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Hackettstown, NJ
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stopped at Crystal River for 4 nights on our way back north after spending 5 nights at the Orlando parks. This was just what we needed. A gorgeous pool, clean rooms and plenty of day trip locations to visit. The staff was friendly and helpful. Watch out for no-see-ums come dusk, they are pesky! Our room had a harbor...

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North Port, Florida
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Reviewed 12 March 2017

Went to the Plantation for our anniversary and we were very pleased.Check-in was easy and the staff cheerful. We were on their golf package, which included a king room with a view of the river, breakfast for 2 and golf for 2. Our room (267) was clean and comfortable. A little dated, but fine. The king bed was fantastic! Dinner...

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Denise M, Guest Relations Manager at Plantation on Crystal River, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review of our resort! We are pleased you enjoyed your stay. Our staff will be encouraged by your positive words!

Melbourne, Florida
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Sweet and helpful staff, clean and large rooms, pool area is very nice and many activities! We stayed for 3 nights and enjoyed the local sights (kayaking and bike trails). Everything is quite close by and the Plantation is right on the Crystal River so it is very peaceful and tranquil. The only thing I would note is that you...

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Weeki Wachee, USA
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

The hotel Is older, but a well kept secret. It is actually very charming. The Restaruant attached to the lobby is excellent as well as is the lounge. The staff was well trained, polite and friendly. There is a lot of old world charm here and I recommended it and would go back again.

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My (new) husband and I just recently got married here at the Plantation on Crystal River and it was absolutely beautiful! Mother Nature did NOT cooperate, so we had to move our ceremony from the outside gazebo to inside the reception room and it was still a DREAM COME TRUE wedding! Our guests enjoyed themselves, the food was DELICIOUS and...

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Terry N, Director of Sales at Plantation on Crystal River, responded to this review

Nicole, Thank you very much for allowing us to be a part of your special day. It is always so nice to hear that we have delivered on our guests expectations, better yet to have exceeded them. From all of us at Plantation on Crystal River, many wishes for a life of love, laughter and joy to you and Desmond.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The grounds, staff and amenities are gorgeous! Rooms were very spacious and clean. Close to everything with a stunning view of the water. The kids played in the pool, outdoor chess board, tennis courts, croquet and on and on and on..... This hotel will not disappoint!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Captain Misty is a joy and it's easy to tell how much she loves the water and sharing interesting stories and sites with her guests. By the way, the purple spiked aquatic flower is pickerel weed. We saw dolphins rounding up mullet with both jumping out of the water many times, along with a lovely sunset. And thanks for the...

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Midland, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here in mid May for a fishing trip. Rooms were clean and well tended to although a bit dated in appearance. Not the nicest hotel I've stayed in but still very nice. The tiki bar makes a nice meal and both the bartenders we had; Shelly and Deanna were excellent. Both were knowledgeable of the area and were able...

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Denise M, Guest Relations Manager at Plantation on Crystal River, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review of our property! Your positive words will provide encouragement for our staff to continue great guest service! We do hope we get to see you again soon.

St. Petersburg, Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent a very nice short stay at this delightful hotel. Our room was clean and modern, overlooking the canal. Staff was very friendly and helpful. We did not eat at the restuarant but the bar had a large selection of drinks and was again very friendly.Rented a kayak and had a great time paddling the springs. I would stay here...

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Denise M, Guest Relations Manager at Plantation on Crystal River, responded to this review

Thank you for your review on your recent stay at our resort! We are happy you enjoyed the facilities and your kind words will serve as an encouragement to our staff to continue great customer service!

Lake Worth, Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an awesome adventure led by expert captains Bob and Dustin. Their knowledge and expertise brought us to 3 beautiful springs where we swam with manatees and tons of beautiful fish, we even saw dolphins really close to the boat. During the trip there was a tiny baby manatee which was a once in a lifetime experience. The wetsuits...

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Denise M, Guest Relations Manager at Plantation on Crystal River, responded to this review

Thank you for your review on your recent visit at Plantation. We are thrilled you enjoyed your snorkel tour and the captains care for your trip. Your kind words will serve as an encouragement for continued excellent guest service!

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
West 82 Bar and Grill
West 82 Bar and Grill
Cuisines: American, Bar
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf course
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Accessible rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Plantation on Crystal River A hidden gem located on the Nature's Coast of Florida and the Gulf of Mexico, our beautiful 50-year-old eco-friendly and green luxury resort hotel's surrounded by the natural springs of Kings Bay. This bay, in Crystal River, is one of the largest spring systems in the state and home to more than 500 West Indian Manatees that migrate each year to the warmth of the springs. We sit on 232 acres of lush preserve land with emerald greens and grand oaks, and house hundreds of birds and wildlife that include: Osprey, Sandhill Cranes, Blue Heron, Red-Bellied Warbler, Yellow-Bellied Warbler, Neotropic Cormorant, Great Egret, Eagles and Grey-Horned Owls to mention a few. OUR HOTEL IS THE PLACE TO STAY & PLAY IN CRYSTAL RIVER, FL Centrally located from Tampa and Orlando, we are a great location for your next • Florida vacation • Corporate Meeting or Retreat • Florida golf vacation • Incentive Group • Florida Wedding • Family Reunion • Fraternal Groups Should you have frequent business in the Citrus County, we have corporate rates available. We have over 12,000 sq. ft. of flexible indoor meeting space and beautiful outdoor locations with water views a great backdrop for your special occasion, team building event, or to simply relax and take in the Florida Sunshine and perfect weather. Remember to visit Spa Bleu at Plantation while staying at the Resort to experience a moment of wellness at our first class Aveda Spa. Offering facials, massage therapy,body treatments, Vichy shower, pedicures, manicures, and a full hair-care Salon. And don't forget we are a world class fishing destination as well. Our Adventure center offers guided fishing charters as well and many other water based activities. Including our Trip Adviser top rated "Swim with the Manatee tours". We are the place to play and stay! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Plantation on Crystal River

Address: 9301 W Fort Island Trl, Crystal River, FL 34429-5376
Region: United States > Florida > Crystal River
Price Range: €95 - €191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Plantation on Crystal River 3*
Number of rooms: 196
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Plantation Hotel Crystal River
Plantation Resort Crystal River
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“patio harbor view”
  • Manatee along harbor wall outside our room
JSohl, 26 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a non-adjoining room unless you really need one. Noise seemed to come through the door”
carol2112, 10 May 2017 | Read review
“The waterfront patio rooms are great. Noise may be an issue in rooms too close to the building entrances.”
  • A taste of old Florida. Nice grounds with waterfront view.
Mcx-PA, 29 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Yes, Find a better hotel.”
ronaldwfrazier, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Avoid the marina wing if you do not wish to encounter other guests pets on your visit.”
MyDeere5, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
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