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Holiday Inn Express Crystal River

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Reviewed 20 January 2015

Our group stayed in this hotel night before our snorkeling trip to Three Sisters Springs. We were able to have the complimentary breakfast before we left the hotel. Front desk told us night before that their breakfast starts at 6:30am, but the breakfast staff starts to set up earlier since all morning tours start at 6:15am. And what a great...

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

Dear Dana N, Thank you so much for the great review on trip advisor about our property Holiday Inn Express- Crystal River. Our team works very hard to exceed our guests’ expectations, and we are so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us! We are glad you were able to enjoy breakfast before your Manatee Swim, that’s a great...

Reviewed 19 January 2015 via mobile

My friend and I stayed here for 2 nights. The breakfast was delicious, the room was super clean, and it also came with a fridge and microwave. The front desk staff people were very nice as well. Overall great experience staying here. My only complaint is there no pet policy :'(

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Dear Astrid R, Thank you so much for the great review on trip advisor about our property Holiday Inn Express- Crystal River. Our team works very hard to exceed our guests’ expectations, and we are so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us! Please visit us again when you visit the Crystal River area.

Austin, Texas
Reviewed 18 January 2015

Stayed here with my adult daughter the night before going to swim with the manatees. The hotel is quite new and everyone we encountered was helpful and friendly. The lady that works in the breakfast area was unbelievable. She was really friendly, helpful and they have a great article about her from the newspaper (She's 85). She is a real...

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

Dear Dogger, Thank you so much for the great review on trip advisor about our property Holiday Inn Express- Crystal River. Our team works very hard to exceed our guests’ expectations, and we are so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us! We are so glad that you enjoyed breakfast and Mary, she is a gem! Please visit us...

Whitwick, UK
Reviewed 17 January 2015

My wife and I stayed here for two night in early January 2015, and cannot recommend it highly enough. The staff were excellent, the rooms spacious and nothing short of luxurious in terms of comfort and décor. Great breakfast selection and very convenient location.

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Dear Vanellus01, Thank you so much for the great review on trip advisor about our property Holiday Inn Express- Crystal River. Our team works very hard to exceed our guests’ expectations, and we are so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us! Please visit us again when you visit the Crystal River area.

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Reviewed 16 January 2015

A nice quiet room, large and comfortable and with all necessary features. It was convenient for visiting the Ellie Schiller park at Homossasa and the 3 Sister Springs manatee reserve. The staff were great, very helpful, and as we were too tired to drive again, a pizza from Brothers on the recommendation of the hotel management was certainly both delicious...

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

Dear silvertraveller0, Thank you so much for the great review on trip advisor about our property Holiday Inn Express- Crystal River. Our team works very hard to exceed our guests’ expectations, and we are so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us! We are so glad that you had a wonderful experience seeing the Manatees in the area and...

Harvey, Louisiana
Reviewed 15 January 2015

Rooms were large, clean, and very comfortable. Good value for what you receive. Breakfast was provided and was standard motel breakfast, scrambled eggs, sausage, pancakes,fruit etc. Staff was very good. Need to provide more than 2 cups in rooms. Overall a very nice place.

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Dear Cool4510, Thank you so much for the great review on trip advisor about our property Holiday Inn Express- Crystal River. Our team works very hard to exceed our guests’ expectations, and we are so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us! Please visit us again when you visit the Crystal River area.

St. Loius
Reviewed 14 January 2015

Went to Crystal River with a friend for manatees and stayed at this hotel based on reviews. Once I set foot inside the lobby I was surprised by how trendy and luxury design it has. This is not a regular Holiday Inn I thought I know. The room is very clean and feels very new. The location is quite close...

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Dear traveler_of_lifetime, Thank you so much for the great review on trip advisor about our property Holiday Inn Express- Crystal River. Our team works very hard to exceed our guests’ expectations, and we are so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us! We do our best to make sure every guest enjoys their time in the area and any...

Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 January 2015

We stayed here on the night of 4th January 2015, before swimming with the Manatees early the following day. We booked only a few days before but were told they were not busy and the hotel certainly seemed quite quiet. We arrived at about 7pm and checked in. The car park has plenty of space and the location is really...

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Dear Charlieandaustinsmum, Thank you so much for the great review on trip advisor about our property Holiday Inn Express- Crystal River. Our team works very hard to exceed our guests’ expectations, and we are so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us! Please visit us again when you visit the Crystal River area.

Cleckheaton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 January 2015

We stayed for one night in December so we could swim with manatees early in the morning. The hotel was everything we hoped for, easy to find, simple check in, clean comfortable room, and a simple but tasty breakfast. We asked for a late check out so we could change after our swim, ready for our drive back to orlando,...

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Dear Lisa B, Thank you so much for the great review on trip advisor about our property Holiday Inn Express- Crystal River. Our team works very hard to exceed our guests’ expectations, and we are so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us! We are so glad that we could accommodate your late checkout after your Manatee swim. Please...

Winter Springs, Florida
Reviewed 12 January 2015

I hardly write reviews with glowing results, but I must say this is one of them. I was in the area on a manatee snorkel trip and needed a one night stay over. I read the reviews, and they are true. This place is spot on. Decent breakfast, quick check in, plenty of parking, and good location. You're about 8-10...

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Dear otj287, Thank you so much for the great review on trip advisor about our property Holiday Inn Express- Crystal River. Our team works very hard to exceed our guests’ expectations, and we are so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us! Please visit us again when you visit the Crystal River area.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Breakfast included
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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 

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Address: 1203 NE 5th Street, Crystal River, FL 34429
Region: United States > Florida > Crystal River
Price Range: $148 - $246 (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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