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Sorrento, Florida, United States
Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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 23 October 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 18 September 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.

Thank vickiecgm
Melbourne, Florida
Reviewed 30 August 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

Thank barefoottrader
Largo, Florida
Reviewed 23 August 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 6 August 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....

Thank Luis M
Bradenton, Florida
Reviewed 24 July 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...

Thank AvaE27
DeLand, Florida
Reviewed 22 July 2016

To take a step back in time and get to experience the "Price" of that step but however get to experience the "Quality" of that time-this is your place! Exceptionally Clean, solid amenities and exceptional service from management, never a question as to service or overall cost. Considering all the documents you have to initial and sign at most hotels...

Thank akinss
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Came in to visit Cedar Key with no real agenda. Drove onto Dock Street and saw Dockside Hotel's very attractive room rate. We secured a room for 2 nights -a second floor corner unit with sweeping views of the Gulf.Clean and spacious, comfortable king bed- everything we needed for a wonderful stay, along with a great location across from the...

Thank Steve U
Mansfield, Massachusetts
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

I was in town for one day... very convenient for what I needed... $$$ great price! Very friendly staff as well! Near restaurants Easy to walk to town all around Nice little spot Enjoyed my visit Will be back next time in town.

Savannah W, Manager at Dockside Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write an honest review about your experience at our establishment. We enjoyed having you stay with us and look forward to having you as a guest again in the future!

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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Address: Cedar Key, FL
Region: 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, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Room 1 is very large, and a king bed. Windows all around for a good view.”
 of 5 bubbles vickiecgm, 18 Sep 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, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Pick one with a view of the pier”
 of 5 bubbles AvaE27, 23 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Best view from second floor”
 of 5 bubbles 212mercedesm, 7 Jul 2016 | Read review
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