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Island Hotel & Restaurant

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Tallahassee, Florida
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

My husband and dined here after 7 pm. It was rather busy but they still had plenty of tables. Perhaps they could have used more staff on a Saturday night. We ate on the screened in porch which was very inviting. There was a piano player in the lobby that was not very good do my husband was happy to...

Thank BJoanie
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you don't stay here when you go Dr cedar key, shame on you!!! What a wonderful place with a wonderful staff! My husband and I stayed here two nights ago...room 29...king bed, greatunpleassann bath but for me, the balcony is the price of admission. We spent hours out there enjoying the quiet and our books. The in house restaurant...

Thank viscontigirl
Seminole, Florida, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a very old hotel with a very rich and notable history. The owners couldn't be nicer. They know the area and can answer any questions you have. The rooms are small, but adequate. Old decor, hard creeky Wood floors, old quilts, definitely a place to stay to relive old Florida in her heyday. The porch is great with...

Thank Diane C
Cocoa Beach, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago

Transport back in time to a simple time of rocking or swinging in the gulf breezes up on the lanai while sipping a cold drink! The rooms are spacious, clean & charming, while being clean and comfortable. This hotel is in the best location in Cedar Key to explore the area on foot & experience the local culture. Every staff...

Thank ELELDubya
Sao Paulo, SP
Reviewed 21 April 2017

I come here each year for fishing trips. The owner personally makes us a breakfast early to insure we make it to the dock on time. That is hospitality! A great stay. His French Toast is the best! There is a great little bar that I am sure Hemingway would have felt home in.

Thank Gerald H
Bowling Green, Kentucky
Reviewed 9 April 2017

My wife and I stayed here on a recent trip around Florida, as a a history buff it did not disappoint, built in 1856 I believe the owner said, creaky floors wooden cases in the lobby, maybe no a/c, I looked around our room for a thermostat but did not find one so we opened the window and turned the...

Thank roamer7456
Milledgeville, Georgia
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Surprisingly we were trying to find a good restaurant in Cedar Key as we'd been disappointed in our first two tries. Had read mixed reviews on this restaurant but decided to give it a shot. The meal and service were fabulous. Had the Palm salad and shrimp & grits appetizers which were outstanding. Our entrees were the Stuffed fish and...

Thank JCHood
Anchor Point, Alaska
Reviewed 1 April 2017

What a find - the hotel was built in the mid-1800's and is still attractive. The room was a delightful throwback to a time when travel was exotic. We enjoyed the porch and rockers as we watched folks go by. We ate breakfast and dinner at the restaurant. Service was wonderful and the food was excellent, in fact, it was...

Thank Nona S
Thomaston, Georgia
Reviewed 24 March 2017

We enjoyed our stay at this hotel built in 1859. Our room was attractive, and the mattress was comfortable. The en suite bathroom was small, but there was a table for toiletries and shelves nearby. We enjoyed the second-story porch with the big swing and rockers. It was the perfect place to read, nap, and watch passersby. It is close...

Thank gardener5082
Stuart, Florida, United States
Reviewed 18 March 2017

This is one of the old hotels that has been updated and is a very nice place to stay. They have a dining room with breakfast included and dinner at night. We stayed in room 36 which is on the second story by the balcony. This room has a bathroom with shower in the room which is fairly small but...

Thank Carl R

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  • Breakfast included
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Additional Information about Island Hotel & Restaurant

Address: 373 2nd St, P.O. Box 460, Cedar Key, FL 32625-5116
Region: United States > Florida > Cedar Key
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Island Hotel And Restaurant
Island Cedar Key
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“Room 27 was great!!!”
ELELDubya, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“Room away from the street if possible, Harleys blasting down the side street”
roamer7456, 9 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Look at the pictures on-line to select your room.”
gardener5082, 24 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Room 36 was good for us.”
  • Bedroom with bath
carlr796, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Room 33 has a door to the balcony.”
cdub333, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
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