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Nashville, Tennessee
Reviewed 7 January 2015

Very nice property near Crystal River and all the tours. 4 of us shared a first floor king/king and it exceeded our expectations. Clean room and common area, helpful, courteous front desk personnel and decent breakfast made it an enjoyable stay. Only comment was we wished there had been fresh fruit on the breakfast bar. Perhaps there might have been...

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

Dear UberDad, 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. We apologize that the Breakfast did not offer you what you were looking for. We are however glad that overall your stay with us was pleasant! Please visit us...

Louisiana
Reviewed 7 January 2015

We spent the night at the Holiday Inn Express so that we could go on an early manatee tour. Everyone was friendly. The desk clerk was most accommodating and pleasant. The woman who comes in early to make breakfast was so nice to us even though we there earlier than we were supposed to be. She was great!! The rooms...

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

Dear kmiller1951, Thank you so much for the wonderful 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.

Navarre, Florida
Reviewed 5 January 2015

The hotel is very clean. The only thing I didnt like is the beds are too hard for me. I like a softer bed. Breakfast was delicious, especially the omelets. They do have free wifi too. I wont be staying here again unless they change their bed mattresses.

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

Dear Lori N, Thank you so much for the good review on trip advisor about our property Holiday Inn Express- Crystal River. We apologize that our beds did not meet your expectations; we appreciate your feedback and will look into your concerns. We are however glad that you overall enjoyed your stay with us, and enjoyed the Breakfast! Please visit...

San Jose, Costa Rica
Reviewed 4 January 2015

We made the check in late at night, and it was very friendly welcome! The room has two king size beds, great for us, because everybody could sleep very well. The check out was fast, no problems. Plantation Adventure Center is less than 10 mins car drive, in case you are looking to take the manatee tour.

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

Dear rzccr, 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.

Velp, The Netherlands
Reviewed 31 December 2014

The staff is incredibly friendly and knowledgeable about the things to do in all the parks in the area. Beth was a great help guiding us to all the great spots. The rooms were clean and comfortable and the price is right! Having breakfast there was fun. The old lady was being herself and I love characters like that. If...

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

Dear bootsman78, Thank you so much for the positive review on trip advisor about our property Holiday Inn Express- Crystal River. We apologize for the Maintenance inconvenience and will look into the issue further, as we value each and every guest and wish to exceed every guest’s expectations. Overall, we are so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us!...

Saint Charles, Missouri, United States
Reviewed 30 December 2014 via mobile

We stay here about 2x a year. The rooms are always spotless. The staff is always friendly. The breakfast is always delicious. The little lady who fixes breakfast is just as sweet and funny as can be. The rooms are large and well furnished. This hotel is more than I expect from a holiday inn. The more expensive "luxury" hotels...

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

Dear Jennifer M, Thank you so much for the excellent 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.

Miami
Reviewed 30 December 2014

We stayed here one night to do a manatee tour the next day. The lobby is nicely decorated. The check-in process was quick and easy and the person at the front desk was super nice. Our bed room had 2 queen beds. The mattress was very comfortable. You get 2 kinds of pillows, firm and soft. The room and bathroom...

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

Dear msague, Thank you so much for the wonderful 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.

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 December 2014

Great value hotel with fantastic staff bigger more expensive hotels could learn a thing or two from the staff here.From check in staff to nice lady at breakfast bar all really friendly.The laundry room was a nice feature & would definitely stay here again if we were in the area.Thanks from J Arthur & family UK.

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

Dear JEDAK2012, 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.

Texas
Reviewed 21 December 2014 via mobile

One night stay to do a manatee tour early next morning. Rooms were good size, clean, comfortable. Plenty of room for an air mattress Breakfast was nice and tasty w everything we needed. Place is maybe 1 mile off main highway.

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

Dear dave r: Thank you so much for the great trip advisor review of our property the Holiday Inn Express- Crystal River! We are pleased to hear that your stay with us was a great one! Our team works hard to ensure that every guest finds their room inviting and comfortable! Our delicious breakfast in the morning is an added...

Rainier, Washington
Reviewed 19 December 2014

It's not a five start hotel but then it's not billed as one. Check in was fast and efficient and I cannot say enough about how friendly and helpful the desk clerk was. He was willing to go above and beyond to answer questions and point us to local attractions and restaurants that were worth going to. Don't expect a...

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Dear RandyM: Thank you so much for your great trip advisor review of our property the Holiday Inn Express- Crystal River! We are pleased to hear that overall your stay with us was a good one. Our team works very hard to exceed guests’ expectations, and it seems as if you encountered that with our Front Desk Team member! I...

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  • Pool
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
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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 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Crystal River

Address: 1203 NE 5th Street, Crystal River, FL 34429
Region: United States > Florida > Crystal River
Price Range: RM502 - RM817 (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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