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Plantation on Crystal River

AscendHotelsUS$ 131*
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$ 194*
US$ 131*
US$ 133*
US$ 194*
US$ 130*
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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia 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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North Port, Florida
HOTEL’S FAVOURITE REVIEW
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!

Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia 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 3 days ago NEWvia 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 6 days ago NEW

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 1 week 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!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location with lot's of convenient and fun activities nearby, such as the dive/boat shop and swimming with manatees. Our room was spacious and the on-site restaurant was very nice, except they have the highest prices in the area. Awesome bed and great linens and towels. Beautiful grounds around the hotel make you want to be outside. Sadly, the interior...

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Tacoma, Washington
Reviewed 1 week ago

The property looks nice but the walls are very thin. We could hear doors slamming constantly and we could hear the people in the room next to us. Also, when we asked at the front desk about a room with a king size bed we were told there weren't any left. I went online (while sitting in their lobby) and...

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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! I am sorry we failed to exceed your expectations with customer service. At times online and what is in front of our agents does not match. Our goal is your comfort and I sincerely apologize for the error. Both myself and the food & beverage director will use this reveiw for...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent weekend with family and fellow pilots. Very friendly staff, excellent food and service, and a special thank you to Captain's Dustin and Memphis at the plantation dive shop. We will definitely be back😊✨

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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! We value our guests input and your compliments to our staff will serve as an encouragement for continued great customer service! We do hope to see you again soon!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having read so many great reviews and seeing the lovely grounds, I had such high hopes. Alas, the food quality was poor in preparation and taste and sadly very pricey. Tough lobster. Chewy shrimp. Small amount of pasta. Salad had brown peices of rotting lettuce. Bread was stale. To the restaurant's credit, when an entire meal went back barely touched...

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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! We value our guests input and your compliments to our staff will serve as an encouragement for continued great customer service! We also will provide a copy of your review to our food & beverage director for consideration as well. We do hope to see you again soon!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • 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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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf Course
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • 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: ₹ 6,981 - ₹ 13,381 (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 Resort Crystal River
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“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
“we stayed in the Rose building which had a nice fitness center in it.”
gatorgal63, 13 Apr 2017 | Read review
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