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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 8 March 2014 via mobile

Staid only one night in room 107 in March 2014 to go swimming with the manatees. Advantages of this hotel: - Modern design of the hotel - Rooms are well designed, liked the pillows (2 types: hard and soft) - Free Wifi - Free breakfast, which is good (above average) - Free parking - Nearby manatee swimming - Swimming pool...

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hiexpresscr, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Crystal River, responded to this review

Dear Robin100000, Thank you for your feedback regarding your recent stay with us. We are happy to hear that your stay was a pleasant one and that you enjoyed our accommodations and extra touch of comfort. I hope your swim with the manatees was a wonderful one and we will look forward to seeing you during your next visit to...

Dayton, Ohio
Reviewed 5 March 2014

Very clean and beautifully decorated. This hotel is close to everything there is to do in crystal river. Restaurants, kayaking, and manatee tours are only a few minutes away. The rooms were spacious and the bathroom was very big. I would stay at this hotel again.

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hiexpresscr, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Crystal River, responded to this review

Dear Jen B, Thank you for taking the time to review our property. We are so pleased to hear that your stay with us was an enjoyable one. Our property is centrally located and convenient to area natural attractions, shops, and dining. We are green-friendly hotel and ensure that we do our part to conserve water and energy. Look forward...

Atlanta
Reviewed 3 March 2014

We definitely recommend this hotel and would stay here again. It was very clean and new. The breakfast was great and was run by an 84 year old woman that can move faster than I can! She was impressive to watch! The man at the front desk (owner?) was very helpful and friendly. You can tell that he takes pride...

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Cambridge
Reviewed 1 March 2014

We pulled up to the Holiday Inn Express in Crystal River and were immediately impressed with the place. It looked very inviting. At check in, we received some excellent suggestions about getting on a manatee cruise the next day. Since we only planned to be in Crystal River for one day, the suggestions were helpful. Our room was excellent except...

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Boston, Mass.
Reviewed 23 February 2014

Pros: o Good location o Very pleasant staff o Good size room o Very clean room o Quiet o Excellent wifi o Good breakfast with good food selection Attendant in the breakfast are (Mary) is an extreme personable, friendly and witty person. She was always around, stocking up the food items and cleaning up. She was also very helpful in...

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Midland, Canada
Reviewed 14 February 2014

Fine comfortable rooms. Bathroom was quiet (water and fan) Nice wall controlled thermostat. Breakfast was better than most with plenty of seating and large tables. Was busy at check it but it was handled efficiently by staff

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Seattle, WA
Reviewed 11 February 2014

We stayed the night before we snorkeled with the manatees. The room was clean and comfortable and quiet. The breakfast was what you expect at a place like this. The people at the desk were friendly, helpful, and accommodating. The hotel was a quick and easy drive to the manatees. I would stay here again if I was in the...

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Milwaukee
Reviewed 9 February 2014

Stayed 1 night before manatee tour. Clean room, nice shower, friendly staff. I thought the breakfast was good, like the selection. Could hear sometimes people in next room so walls maybe could be thicker, but overall was a nice stay and better than I had expected.

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Rochester, Minnesota
Reviewed 4 February 2014

Convenient for manatee excursions. Clean. Put your heat/AC fan on ON vs Auto as the cycling noise can be loud otherwise. Breakfast had a nice variety. Staff friendly and helpful. Would stay here again.

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Crystal River, responded to this review

Dear Gwen G, Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback on your stay. We are pleased to see you enjoyed your time at the hotel, and look forward to serving you again in the future. Sincerely, Ben J Case Manager IHGCare

Jackson, Georgia
Reviewed 3 February 2014 via mobile

Hotel was very clean and looked fairly new. Staff was very friendly. Only complaint was the mattresses...of the 3 adults on our trip, all 3 had problems sleeping and woke up with sore backs! For such a nice hotel they really need to upgrade mattresses.

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  • Pool
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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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: RM450 - RM539 (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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