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Heron Cay Lakeview Bed & Breakfast

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Key West, Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The establishment was lovely and very well-maintained. It was within walking distance from the downtown district - a "plus" as traffic and parking there was tough. The only down side was the "never-ending" breakfast. Coffee wasn't put out till 8:00, then fruit at 9:00, then a casserole (no choices) at 10:00. Starting the day at 10:30 is not what most...

Thank Conchette
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

B and B ?? ... great bed but had a hard time with the breakfast part. Paid $450.00 for a weekend with my new wife. Lot of money for a bed. The breakfast was a joke; not at all like the internet photos'. Breakfast was a 3 course starting at 8 am with coffee, juice and much later a pumpkin...

1Thank David K
Bradenton Beach, Florida
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This overnight stay taught me another travel lesson. Always ask if the hotel/B&B is for sale. Usually it's a little run down if that's the case. That being said, the room was clean, very eclectic (shells all over as decoration with Victorian touches also), and very large. I was informed on the phone while making reservations that our room had...

2Thank Beachrat44
Miami, Florida, United States
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

I can't even begin to describe the awesomeness of this place! The innkeepers, Margie and Randy are super welcoming. The B&B has a ton of character and it is SUPER clean. The breakfast is to die for. WAY better than most restaurants in the area. Definitely 5 stars for location, 5 stars for service, and 5 stars for food. The...

Thank Eli G
Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

First, Heron Cay takes reservations on their own website not on trip advisor so all dates are reported as booked. It should read "not participating" not "no vacancies". Much better ti give Heron Cay a call. Our first trip to Mt Dora, we parked in town and walked to find a B & B. We could see the Lakeside Inn...

1Thank Terri B
Reviewed 27 May 2016

Last summer I stayed at Heron Cay for 2 week nights. I had expected it to be as described in the brochure. When I got there, I was told that there is only one room that can accomadate me (I am disabled and cannot climb stairs). It was outside in the back next to the garages. It was a nice...

3Thank Betty R
heroncay, Owner at Heron Cay Lakeview Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

This guest stayed here nearly one year ago and now decides to complain ? ? ? Our brochure & website accurately describes our exceptional accommodations . . . some people do not read . . . Our ADA Compliant Room is on the side of the house with your personal parking space just outside your door. Never do our ‘dogs...

Titusville, Florida
Reviewed 23 May 2016

This property is beautiful and the innkeepers, Randy and Margie, are gracious hosts. Each morning at 8 there is coffee and bread offered, then fruit at 9 and a hot breakfast at 10. Randy gives a wonderful run down of the hot treats and Margie takes time to serve coffee and greet all the guests. Breakfast is eaten on beautiful...

1Thank Sandra22011
heroncay, Owner at Heron Cay Lakeview Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to comment . . . Mount Dora is a great 'Girlie Getaway Town' and we hope you will visit us again.

Tampa, Florida, United States
Reviewed 12 May 2016

I came to this location to try and de-stress and relax after some Extremely stressful events. Randy and Margie were Exceptional Inn Keepers. When we arrived we were in awe of the massive mansion. The expansive antiques inside were breathtaking. Inn keepers were extremely friendly and have 3 Russian wolfhounds that if I didn't read about them in the Online...

4Thank Italyhome
heroncay, Owner at Heron Cay Lakeview Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to go into such detail, we really try to be exceptional and are glad you noticed. We have other friendly ghosts that hang around, we would welcome another

Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 20 April 2016

I would not recommend Heron Cay Lakeview Bed & Breakfast for a catered event of any kind. It was $25.00 per person + tax, plus 18% Gratuity. There was NO service provided. The food was served buffet style, including having to pour your own water and drinks. There was a charge of 3% charge for running my debit card through...

3Thank Dlayden55
heroncay, Owner at Heron Cay Lakeview Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

The entire issue with this complainer is $$$’s . . . she tried to cut corners after making initial plans This was a luncheon tentatively planned for 25 guests, the Hostess scaled back to a final count of 19 when she was asked to pay the balance . . . then a total of 23 guests were seated (this adds...

Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

Charming, cozy, and peaceful. I called to make a last minute Arrangement and the phone was answered promptly by Margie who was polite alert and offered me a decent rate for room on the third floor it was great. I will be staying the next time I visit.

1Thank Ryan L

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Banquet Room
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Gracious Victorian Residence with a Tropical Flair overlooking Lake Dora, recently created to reflect times from our glorious past. Most of our rooms/suites have a view of Lake Dora, three have a fireplace and most can accommodate four guests or more if needed; they are unusually spacious and have an ensuite bath, mini frig, coffee pot, TV, embroidered bathrobes, irons/boards, complimentary toiletries, hair dryer and other amenities not typically found in small lodging establishments. You may find less expensive accommodations, however you will not find any that are nicer.. We also offer Handicap and separate 'Pet Friendly" accommodations and are a short walk to Historic Downtown Mount Dora's fine shops & restaurants, Mount Dora is 'Someplace Special.' ... more   less 

Additional Information about Heron Cay Lakeview Bed & Breakfast

Address: 495 W Old US Highway 441, Mount Dora, FL 32757-4400
Region: United States > Florida > Central Florida > Lake County > Mount Dora
Price Range: ₹ 8,514 - ₹ 13,622 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Heron Cay Lakeview Hotel Mount Dora
Heron Cay Lakeview Bed And Breakfast
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“Heavenly room has a huge jetted Jacuzzi.. There is not a bad room in this mansion”
 of 5 bubbles Italyhome, 11 May 2016 | Read review
“WE did not go here for a room.”
 of 5 bubbles Pettitt5, 13 Mar 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are amazing, each with its own decoration!”
 of 5 bubbles 121priscillap, 19 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Go to their website. Their pics are accurate representations of the rooms. The gal who freshens rooms does a great job & is friendly. Fridge & TV in all rooms. Yes, there are (super-friendly) House Dogs & Cats! Family members stayed in pet-friendly rooms & honestly could not tell any diff!”
 of 5 bubbles LynnyT, 5 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Look at all the pictures on their website.”
 of 5 bubbles egerzog, 30 Mar 2015 | Read review
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