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Homosassa Riverside Resort

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Saraland, Alabama
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I really liked this place. It is an older resort but the rooms are large with a separate sleeping area. We ate at the Monkey Bar and enjoyed the food and atmosphere. I would recommend sticking to the seafood. The fish and chips were delicious. The hamburger not so much. Enjoyed walking around the area and loved the gift shop....

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Inverness, Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to the Monkey Bar Restaurant my wife had the Fish & Chips, I had the Pasta Alfredo & Shrimp with a bowl of Clam Chowder. The food was excellent and the service was great. It's a little confusing because there are three restaurants in one building and they all have one menu. It's right on the river and...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the first time I've rented a pontoon boat at Riverside resort in Homosassa Springs and I would HIGHLY recommend it! We had a great time, swam in the springs with the manatees and went out to the Gulf and saw dolphins! It was not expensive for 6 of us to spend an awesome afternoon. Less an $20 per...

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Brentwood, Tennessee
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Alas the Manatee Tour season is basically over late March. But keep this hidden gem in mind at year end to experience this amazing activity. Ask for Captain Cephas. He is knowledgeable, hospitable, and a fantastic photographer if you give him your camera. After we returned, we truly enjoyed discussing our Tour and reliving it thru the pictures Captain Cephas...

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Burlington, Wisconsin
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Never having been to this part of Florida we planned two days in Homosassa on our way south on a gulf coast road trip. I really didn't know what to expect (though I did my homework) with the area or Homosassa Riverside Resort. We enjoyed it very much.....both the area and the resort. The resort is very reasonably priced. Staff...

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South Portland, Maine
Reviewed 9 March 2017

We came to swim with the manatees. Our rooms were nice and clean and we had a nice water view from our "non water view" lodging. We enjoyed the restaurant and the lodging. We also booked a river tour and the manatees swim through the resort. I will see if I can add and rote those separately as attractions or...

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Barnet, Vermont
Reviewed 23 February 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed a month long stay from mid January to mid February. The two room unit in Villa IV was large, clean, and well-appointed. Equipped kitchen allowed eating in whenever we chose not to go out the the many great eateries nearby. Desk and house keeping personnel couldn't have been more friendly, helpful, and accommodating. Resort restaurant, laundromat, and...

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
Reviewed 17 February 2017

This entire area is awesome. Every restaurant in the area was great..... We are already planning a return trip. I went fishing while I was there with a fishing guide named Charlie Harris... take it from me, he is tops. been fishing for well over 30 years. The people at the Riverside Resort were all courteous. The room that we...

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Jax, FL
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Stayed there and place was fairly clean but no TV or Wifi in the room we were in. Monkey Island just off the shore had at least 5 monkeys on just playing around. We rented a Kayak next door which was ok. The restaurant was just ok. Our food was not great and my drink tasted odd. I would give...

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Tavares, Florida
Reviewed 4 January 2017

This is a clean, economical hotel right on the water in Homosassa with two restaurants within walking distance. We have stayed here several times and have had very pleasant experiences. Both restaurants have great food with locally caught fresh seafood and drink specials and live music.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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Homosassa Riverside Resort
Homosassa Riverside Resort
Cuisines: American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Homosassa River's Most Famous Waterfront ResortFeaturing Florida's Majestic SceneryYou don't have to enjoy great food and fun. You don't have to share a sunset or riverside cocktail. You don't have to spend any time dreaming by the pool. You don't have to be entertained by the antics of the monkeys, the manatee or the passing dolphins..... BUT YOU CAN IF YOU WANT TO!AccommodationsRelax at the pool, on the docks or the patio of your waterfront suite. Absorb the wonder and beauty of The Homosassa River.Riverside Crab HouseThe beautiful, family-friendly, main dining room has floor to ceiling windows overlooking the Homosassa River. Fresh blue crabs caught from the river by local fisherman are served daily.Yardarm LoungeCitrus County's oldest and most favorite riverside lounge. Floor to ceiling glass, second story panoramic view of the Homosassa River. Featuring entertainment and history. Make new friends while enjoying your favorite cocktail at the 65' cooper bar. What a beautiful slice of local history.The Monkey BarFun in the trees! This double-decker tiki bar overlooks our very own Monkey Island. Enjoy cool island drinks and entertainment while watching the antics of the monkeys, the passing dolphins, the jumping tarpon, playful otters, manatee, and many native birds... including Bald Eagles. Oh yes, and the people. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Homosassa Riverside Resort

Address: 5297 S Cherokee Way, Homosassa Springs, FL 34448-4424
Region: United States > Florida > Homosassa Springs
Price Range: €61 - €196 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 54
Also Known As:
Homosassa Riverside Hotel Homosassa Springs
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“Not a hotel, it's a restaurant.”
frankl872, 7 Apr 2017 | Read review
“#2 section was the best view for us, we loved it.”
  • Monkey Island. great views from the balcony.
benc404, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The regular hotel rooms don't have a view. If you go you'll want a 1 bdrm unit.”
Nanskerdoodles, 21 Dec 2016 | Read review
“For a great view, upstairs of villas 1 or 2”
puntagordapaul, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Not pet friendly :(”
paceflchick, 19 Jul 2016 | Read review
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