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Holiday Inn Express Crystal River

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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!
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Business Centre with Internet Access
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Nice for the area, nice for the price. Convenient to state parks and right off the main road. Good breakfast and pleasant staff. WiFi worked great and the rooms were clean and comfortable. Would recommend if you are in the area.

Thank joseph f
Response from Denise M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Crystal RiverResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for staying with us. I am glad to see that you were able to have an enjoyable visit. We hope you will come see us again next time you are in our area.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This Holiday Inn Express is perfect for a visit to Crystal River. The rooms are spacious, with a large bathroom, mini fridge, microwave, and plenty of space to spread out. The breakfast is one of the better ones, with hot choices like eggs and sausage,...More

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Response from Denise M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Crystal RiverResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback on your visit! We appreciate your input and look forward to your next stay. We certainly strive to please and are thrilled you enjoyed so many aspects of your stay. Thank you again for choosing us!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The room and breakfast were way beyond my expectations! The beds were super comfortable and the room clean. The breakfast options were outstanding. My friend and I were very surprised about how nice it was for the price!

Thank Kristine L
Response from Denise M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Crystal RiverResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your feedback on your stay! We are thrilled you enjoyed your visit and our breakfast staff and entire team will be pleased to know you enjoyed your experience. Come see us again!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent 2 very comfortable nights in this value chain hotel which is far better than many others that we have stayed in before. Sherill on the front desk was a Gem and our room had 2 King sized beds just for the pair of us...More

Thank bahamasbliss
Response from Denise M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Crystal RiverResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for staying with us. I am so pleased that you were able to have such an enjoyable stay. I am glad Sherill was able help make it enjoyable. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed October 1, 2018

We came to Crystal River to swim with the manatees of course! We chose this hotel because I get a good Veterans discount. They greeted us as soon as we walked in and immediately made us feel at home! They have fresh chocolate chip cookies...More

Thank dcrjr17
Response from Denise M, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Crystal RiverResponded October 2, 2018

Thank you so very much for taking your time to review your stay with us. I am very pleased to see that we could make your visit so enjoyable. I will be sure to pass on your compliments to both Sherill and Peter as well...More

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Response from Jay F | Reviewed this property |
Pool constructed in 2008, building completed in 2009. Rooms updated 2012 per Citrus County Property Appraiser website. Looked new to us as the parking lot was re-striped recently.
March 28, 2017|
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Response from Casey A | Reviewed this property |
yes, standard dorm size under dresser. had a VERY small freezer.
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January 24, 2017|
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Response from hiexpresscr1 | Property representative |
Depending on how you booked your reservation will determine if you are able to cancel your reservation. If you booked through our Holiday Inn Express website or directly with the Hotel you would be able to cancel your... More
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"All seemed good"
4 weeks ago
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"Any room is probably the same."
Oct. 1, 2018
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"The hotel does try to accommodate any special request for rooms and locations."
Jun. 19, 2018
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"so quite I couldn't believe it slept like log"
Jun. 7, 2018
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US$105 - US$172 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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