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Dockside Hotel

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Panama City, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter and I stayed here and it matches the feel of the little town very well. I wouldn't expect what you do normally at a Hampton Inn or one of the big hotels, it is what it is and sits well with the feel of the town.

1Thank pcaqua
Columbus, Ohio
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a nice little motel that offers excellent value. PROS: Location! The front of the motel faces south toward the gulf and a fishing pier, steps away from the front door. Most rooms are on the second floor with beautiful views. The back rooms face an ocean inlet, marina, and the town. The rooms are spacious and have a...

1Thank AnneD
Warner Robins
Reviewed 21 January 2017

We've visited Cedar Key several times over the last several years. This was our first stay at the Dockside Hotel even though we had seen it on every trip. It's hard to miss, first building on Dock Street. Great location! Almost everything of interest is within walking distance. We parked our car and it pretty much stayed there the entire...

Thank Chas-GA
Miami, Florida
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

We wanted to be close to the restaurant we were dining at since the day was very cold. Attendant was very nice and pleasant although she was new in town so she could not offer a lot of information. Hotel definitely needs a full updating since everything is very old. I must say that it was clean and the mattress...

Thank CV445
Winter Haven, Florida
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Went there this past week (1/2-1/3/17) and found the place clean and the location was right off the pier with a great view. Sherry was very friendly and helped out when needed. My only complaint is that the place is showing wear, and needs to be updated. I could tell maintenance is sporadic, such as 3 different types of light...

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Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

We had a short stay but it was fun! The motel was nice and clean...we loved the service and felt at home. The 2 beds were comfortable and roomy. It was chilly...and the food was delicious.. We will be back for sure but in the summer so we can enjoy the water.

Thank ApopkaMango
Sorrento, Florida, United States
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Dockside Motel is conveniently located near shops and restaurants, with rooms that overlook the Gulf of Mexico. It's one of the best bargains in town if you want a room with a view in Cedar Key without spending a fortune. On the other hand, you will have to be willing to accept this motel's shortcomings. For starters, parking is nonexistent....

1Thank Dave H
Parrish, Florida
Reviewed 23 October 2016

We just wanted a place to stay to break up our trip and eat some oysters. My husband tried to find some place on the dock and this was it. To say Spartan is nice. The blinds were all falling off the window. The person at the front desk could not check us in because she didn't know how the...

2Thank connie m
Gainesville, FL
Reviewed 18 September 2016

We live locally and stay here every time to enjoy the island atmosphere safely. The property is a bit older, but clean and excellent staff. Located directly on Dock Street, walking distance to most of the Island.

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Melbourne, Florida
Reviewed 30 August 2016

This was our 4th visit, and as always, the setting was perfect. Directly across from the fishing pier, and right on the quaint Dock St...people watching and friendly smiles all day long! Savannah was our hostess, and very accommodating. We will be back, but this time in the near future! Thank you, Jim & Anne

Thank barefoottrader

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Address: Cedar Key, FL
Region: United States > Florida > Cedar Key
Number of rooms: 33
Also Known As:
Dockside Hotel Cedar Key
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“Corner rooms large & sunny. Rooms in front face the gulf. Back room quieter”
 of 5 bubbles AnneD, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Not handicapped friendly. Lot of stairs to rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles 255conniem, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Room 1 is very large, and a king bed. Windows all around for a good view.”
 of 5 bubbles vickiecgm, 18 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Perfect place to escape to enjoy the local and visitor friendly quaint atmosphere.Not fancy, but real comfy.”
 of 5 bubbles barefoottrader, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Pick one with a view of the pier”
 of 5 bubbles AvaE27, 23 Jul 2016 | Read review
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