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Holiday Inn Express Crystal River

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Panama City Beach, Florida
Reviewed 13 March 2015

My husband and I stayed at the Holiday Inn Express in Crystal River for an overnight stop on a trip to south Fl. The front desk staff were pleasant and there were two luggage carts available for unloading. The hotel had an elevator, which is a major issue for us. The room was comfortable and clean, although my husband found...

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Arshad S, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Crystal River, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. I am glad you found our staff hospitable and that you enjoyed the amenities of our property. We strive for 5 star stays with all of our guest and I'd love to hear what could have made your stay better. My email is Miranda@mymaverick.net and I hope...

Reviewed 10 March 2015

Stayed the night before a manatee swim. Conveniently located just a little ways back from the main drag in Crystal River. Had a wait at check-in as there was only one person available and while we saw cookies, one was not offered. The room was clean and pleasant, but the TV remote had buttons that didn't work and the cable...

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Arshad S, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Crystal River, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave us with feedback. We are glad our front desk agent was able to point you in the right direction for great seafood! We hope the next time you travel back to the area we are able to provide you with the cookie, and comfortable sleep arrangements once again. Thank you, Miranda Hornback...

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 2 March 2015

what a surprise ..great hotel...rooms are larger than expected ...bathrooms clean and very nice...free breakfast nothing great but coffee 24/7 is huge plus..and tastes good...usually stay at Marriott properties..could not find any in this area...gave this hotel a try and was very happy..will now look for Holiday Inn Express hotels in future when traveling. We will definitely stay here again...

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Arshad S, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Crystal River, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We are pleased you enjoy your stay and that we were able to provide you with the quality and comfort of the IHG brand. We hope to see you back in the future. Thank you, Miranda Hornback Guest Services Manager

Reviewed 2 March 2015

Stayed at HIE on Feb 22 2015 to do the manatee swim the next morning. Rates were good. It was your typical holiday inn express - clean, nice room/bed, decent breakfast. The guy at check in was pleasant. My husband loves the cookies that are sometimes given at check-in (we weren't given one) so at check-out my husband inquired about...

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Arshad S, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Crystal River, responded to this review

Tracy, Thank you for taking the time to leave us with feedback. All feedback is appreciated and we are always looking for ways to provide better service. We apologize if our front desk agent did not provide you with a cookie, and wasn't properly accommodating. Feel free to email me at Miranda@mymaverick.net if you have any other concerns. We hope...

Lexington, Massachusetts
Reviewed 28 February 2015

My husband and I have stayed here several times. The rooms are clean, the beds comfortable (with plenty of pillows rated either "soft" or "firm"), the shower good, the staff friendly and helpful, and the breakfast adequate. (Fresh fruit, other than bananas or maybe apples, would be an improvement. But that is a minor complaint.)

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Arshad S, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Crystal River, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave us with a review. I am glad you enjoyed the comfort and cleanliness of our hotel, as well as the breakfast. You will be pleased to know that we are serving apples as part of our breakfast beginning next week. We appreciate your continued patronage and look forward to having you back....

Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 27 February 2015

When my fiancée and I travel together we usually choose to stay at smaller, independent properties rather than family-oriented chain hotels, and I had never before visited any Holiday Inn, so it says a lot that we were very impressed by what a well-designed and comfortable property the Holiday Inn Express Crystal River turned out to be. The staff were...

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Arshad S, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Crystal River, responded to this review

Thank you for taking to time to leave us with extensive feedback. We are pleased that you overall enjoyed your accommodations and the friendliness of our staff. You mentioned a couple concerns and I can assure you we are taking them into consideration, such as the in room safes. We hope to provide you with accommodations when your travel plans...

Ann Arbor, Michigan
Reviewed 25 February 2015 via mobile

We stayed here one night so we were close to the early morning manatee tour (River ventures is the best tour f.y.i). The location is great. There isn't much nightlife in Crystal River but we came from Orlando and it was easy to find. The hotel looks and feels brand new. Comfortable beds with your choice of firm or soft...

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Arshad S, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Crystal River, responded to this review

Avery, Thank you very much for your positive feedback. We are pleased that you were satisfied with your recent stay. We are glad our location was convenient for your plans and that you enjoyed the room features. It appears you travel to this area frequently and we are flattered that we are the hotel for you! We look forward to...

Edinburgh
Reviewed 25 February 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for three nights at the beginning of February visiting friends. Great location for visiting all the sites around. Staff were nice and friendly. Rooms very comfortable. We all really enjoyed this hotel and an added bonus was breakfast. My neices got addicted to making pancakes every morning.

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Arshad S, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Crystal River, responded to this review

Hannah, Thank you for the positive feedback regarding your recent stay. We are glad you enjoyed your accommodations as well as the location of our property. On your next visit we would love the opportunity to make your stay a perfect rating. We look forward to serving you again in the future. Miranda Hornback Guest Services Manager

Ooltewah, Tennessee
Reviewed 23 February 2015

Do yourself a favor and stay at the Holiday Inn Express in Crystal River, Florida. I visit Crystal River twice a year and that's the only place I stay. I've stayed at most of the other hotels/motels in the area but nothing compares to the Holiday Inn Express. The rooms are clean and neat with a friendly staff. Their breakfast...

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Arshad S, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Crystal River, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave us with a glowing review. We are pleased you enjoyed your accommodations and the friendliness of our staff. We look forward to serving you again in the future. Thank you, Miranda Hornback Guest Services Manager

Reviewed 20 February 2015

The hotel was very nice and clean. I could smell how clean the room was when I walked in and never found anything out of place or dirty. The beds were very comfortable and the breakfast had good variety. I had been staying in Marriots but this was even better.

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Chelsea, We appreciate you taking the time to leave us a review. We take pride in the cleanliness of our hotel and thank you for recognizing it. Hopefully your stay helped IHG become the brand for you as we are always focused on providing our guests an excellent experience! Thank you, Miranda Hornback Guest Services Manager

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Crystal River s Newest Hotel for Business, Leisure and Eco-Travelers Welcome to the Holiday Inn Express Crystal River! Our modern, green friendly and smoke free hotel is located in the charming city of Crystal River, FL. Near the intersection of Hwy 19 and Hwy 44, the hotel is located East of Inverness, FL, North of Tampa, FL and West of Orlando, FL.Situated in Citrus County, Crystal River is a nature lover's dream and best known for having the world's highest concentration of manatees visiting the area's spring fed waters. The hotel is close to the Nature Coast s beautiful Eco-attractions that offer canoeing, kayaking, fishing, hiking or trail riding all available at Crystal River Preserve State Park. Visitors can take advantage of swimming, snorkeling or diving with manatees in Kings Springs or relaxing on Ft. Island Gulf Beach. The hotel is minutes from Progress Energy Nuclear Power Plant, Seven Rivers Regional Medical Center, Citrus Memorial Hospital and Simon Crystal River Mall. Enjoy premium amenities during your stay with us. Families will enjoy our spacious double king guest rooms with their choice of color theme. Business travelers can utilize our Crystal Meeting Room equipped with audio/visual equipment, accommodating up to 66 people. Be sure to check Crystal River, FL off of your list of the 1000 Places To See Before You Die. Our staff will make you feel so special, you won t want to leave! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Crystal River

Address: 1203 NE 5th Street, Crystal River, FL 34429
Region: United States > Florida > Crystal River
Price Range: ₹ 7,386 - ₹ 12,288 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Crystal River 2.5*
Number of rooms: 75
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