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Woodstock, Georgia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Reminds me of mid-century Floridian. Any and all issues handled extremely well. I will say do not expect the term "resort" to include modern amenities. There is a separate on-property restaurant open for breakfast and lunch. There is also a small marina store available. Inside the hotel is mainly vending basics. Short driving distance provides most other stuff. They do...

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Jessica B, General Manager at Crystal Cove Riverfront Resort, responded to this review

Oh how your review really made my morning! I mean who would not be ecstatic about having someone say all the nice things you mentioned! I value the honest perspective and that I feel as if you truly grasp what our properties all about! We love boaters and river enthusiast because that beautiful river is worth it! We hope that...

Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

If your looking for a nice simply get away this is the place to go. View of the St.Johns river is fabulous 😊 Rooms are very clean and the beds are so comfortable you feel like you are at home. The staff is very friendly and helps you with anything you may need. Definitely a great get away that I...

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Jessica B, General Manager at Crystal Cove Riverfront Resort, responded to this review

Aww Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review we really value your feedback! We also look forward to you returning to stay with us it is an amazing feeling knowing you were satisfied with your stay!!!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is deffently an awsome spot to stay! My husband and I love staying at this hidden gem everytime we visit palatka! The rooms are aways clean, the river veiw is amazing, and the staff is aways friendly and welcoming.

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Jessica B, General Manager at Crystal Cove Riverfront Resort, responded to this review

Friendly and Welcoming is the attitude I hope my staff always exhibits! It's tough being away from home so we want to make all of our guest feel as if they are welcome and able to be comfortable! We hope that you come back and stay again and maybe even get to take advantage of that beautiful river!

Mason, Michigan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Perhaps a bit dated facility, but clean & comfortable & affordable. Views over St Johns River spectacular, especially sunrise & moonrise. Maid service crew very friendly. Next door cafe has fluffy omelettes & fabulous homemade biscuits served with smiles. Thanks, Debbie!

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Jessica B, General Manager at Crystal Cove Riverfront Resort, responded to this review

We are constantly aiming to improve and get better our number one goal has been and always will be to have satisfied guest! We are happy that we were able to achieve that with you during your stay! I will share this review with Ms. Debbie as she will love hearing how well of a job she has done!

Vero Beach, Florida
Reviewed 28 November 2016

The lobby is clean and appealing, the staff very helpful. And when I first walked into the room I was impressed with its clean appearance. But after my shower, when I walked on the all-tile floors, my bare feet became BLACK - I'm not exaggerating! So I took a wet facecloth and a towel to bed with me so that...

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Jessica B, General Manager at Crystal Cove Riverfront Resort, responded to this review

Richard thank you for taking the time to provide us with your feedback. I always tell guest the only way we know how to improve is to hear from our guest so I thank you for being honest and giving us your feedback. I apologize that there was an issue with your TV we just recently replaced half of the...

Ft. Lauderdale
Reviewed 21 November 2016

We were directed to this place by a real estate person. It is an amazing property and the price is right. They have 3 types of rooms. A seperate 2 story building with nice rooms and the cheapest price. Then in the main building you have 2 more sets of rooms. Those that face the St Johns River or those...

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Jessica B, General Manager at Crystal Cove Riverfront Resort, responded to this review

I love the title of your review it makes me swell with pride and feel the relief of success. Happy guest make a happy manager! So thank you for starting my day out with such a wonderful review! We LOVED having the opportunity in offering you accommodations and hope that if you are ever back in the area you will...

Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Really nice hotel/motel. Views to die for!!! This is a little off the beaten path but well worth it. Quiet and serene. Rooms available at 3 price points. Continental breakfast included. Weekly and monthly rates available. Perfect.

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Jessica B, General Manager at Crystal Cove Riverfront Resort, responded to this review

That view is surely breath taking, I personally find it to be "soul soothing". Thank you for staying with us and for taking the extra time to give us your feedback. We really do depend on our guest to let us know what we are getting right and what we need to improve on. However when we get it right...

Douglas
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

I can't with this place. We booked through Expedia, an EXTERIOR entrance room in the WEST building. Huge mistake. I wanted to cry when we walked in the room (134). The comforter was covered in yellow stains(left side), dark red stains littered the carpet (I pray it was only spilled wine), pubic hairs on TOP of the comforter, and then.......

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Jessica B, General Manager at Crystal Cove Riverfront Resort, responded to this review

I cannot apologize enough for your being given the room you were in the condition that your were. It is very disappointing for me as a manager and I appreciate you taking pictures as this truly will help me to educate my cleaning staff and really show them their mistakes. We aim for customer satisfaction and I am very disheartened...

Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

The rooms were beautiful, clean, and very spacious. Front desk was very friendly and helpful. This resort is on the river with rooms looking out to the water. Great place to stay if you are in palatka.

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Jessica B, General Manager at Crystal Cove Riverfront Resort, responded to this review

What more could one want than resting and fishing? We are so very happy to have had you stay with us and so very ecstatic that you gave us a review! We LOVE getting to hear feedback and while we appreciate the good and the bad the good surely does make us feel wonderful! So thank you for brightening our...

Reviewed 7 October 2016

We were in Palatka FL for a Funeral didn't have much notice. Needed a pet friendly place to stay. A friend told us of Crystal Cove. Could not have been happier with our choice. Older hotel but very clean, beautiful view of the water from our room. Nice pool and restaurant. Staff was very friendly and courteous. Thanks for the...

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Jessica B, General Manager at Crystal Cove Riverfront Resort, responded to this review

We truly hope that your next visit with us will be for a much better circumstance! We appreciate you taking the time to leave us a review and for the five star rating we work really hard to ensure customer satisfaction and it is extremely rewarding to hear about a guest who we are able to achieve that with. You...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Crystal Cove Riverfront Resort in Palatka, FL is the destination spot for Florida freshwater fun. Enjoy 10 waterfront acres on the St. Johns River with scenic natural views and the facilities to cater to your needs. Our hotel offers many beautiful waterfront rooms that truly depict the beauty of the St.Johns River. We are the place to be for a relaxing or adventurous Florida getaway with fisherman's paradise with easy access to bass fishing and fun filled pontoon rentals at our marina. We are minutes from the gorgeous Ravine State Garden parks and the Palatka golf club. Surrounding activities include bike trails, fishing, and plenty of other outdoor activities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Crystal Cove Riverfront Resort

Address: 133 Crystal Cove Drive, Palatka, FL 32177 (Formerly The Moorings Motel)
Region: United States > Florida > Palatka
Price Range: $91 - $127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Crystal Cove Riverfront Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 52
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The Moorings Hotel Palatka
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“Main building water view is the best!”
 of 5 bubbles MarcellBlake, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Just ask for riverview.”
 of 5 bubbles SeaweesSal, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a upgraded room!”
 of 5 bubbles msmisty008, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The river view rooms have a great view”
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“I'd recommend a ground level room.”
 of 5 bubbles cindys, 24 Mar 2016 | Read review
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