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King's Bay Lodge

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“spring fed pool”(47 reviews)
“natural pool”(14 reviews)
“old florida”(52 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
2 Star Hotel
18 efficiency suites on the pristine waterfront of the Crystal River which sleep up to four people. Our convenient kitchenettes are equipped with a microwave, full-size refrigerator, coffeemaker and range. All units are located on the ground level and provide parking directly outside...
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Location and contact
506 NW 1st Ave, Crystal River, FL 34428-4002
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20 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved the look of this motel and the setup of our room. Had a quaint Old Florida feel along with being clean and reasonably priced. We came to Crystal River to do one of the manatee tours which was only 2 minutes away. Very convenient...More

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Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed May 7, 2018

Rooms have fully equipped kitchens and sitting areas as well as king of 2 double beds. Very clean, comfortable room. Grills and picnic tables available in a covered area. Boat docks and able to launch kayaks. The Old Florida pool is incredible...something you rarely see...spring...More

Thank AryneP
Response from KBL18, Front Office Manager at King's Bay LodgeResponded May 25, 2018

Thank you for the review. Hope to see you again in the future!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our third visit to the King's Bay Lodge. Skip this place it if you love those sterile chain motels. This is a unique old-Florida experience. Nice large rooms, kitchen, etc. Natural pool always a hit with grandsons. Several restaurants within walking distance. Clean...More

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Reviewed June 11, 2018

Nice little place out of the hustle bustle. Cozy place been there three times. Friendly staff. great place to be close the the Springs which are interesting to snorkel. There are full size fridges, and little stove in room which was nice. BBQ pits in...More

Thank Matthew J
Reviewed June 4, 2018

We stayed there and the place was great! Chancie the front desk manager was great the whole visit. She answered any questions from where to eat and what to do! She really was outstanding and made this place worth the stay. Rooms were nice and...More

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18 efficiency suites on the pristine waterfront of the Crystal River which sleep up to four people. Our convenient kitchenettes are equipped with a microwave, full-size refrigerator, coffeemaker and range. All ...More units are located on the ground level and provide parking directly outside the door. A fish-cleaning station is available for all lucky fishermen. Enjoy the natural beauty of the Nature Coast on our quiet street, with giant live oaks draped in Spanish moss .Swim with the manatees or in our unique Old Florida natural spring-fed swimming pool. Our lodge is within walking distance to restaurants, bars. Boat and kayak rentals, manatee tours, scuba diving facilities, bike/walking paths, parks. All rooms are non-smoking. Sorry, no pets are allowed. Special rates are available for groups and for extended stays. Please contact us for pricing and availability. Less
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Certificate of Excellence
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Contact Information
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Pool & Beach (38)
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Family and Play Areas (3)
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Donna K
May 14, 2018|
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Response from KBL18 | Property representative |
The majestic manatee is just right behind our building as well. They offer kayaks, manatee tours even a wedding chapel. Either one is fine :)
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Laurie S
December 24, 2016|
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Response from KBL18 | Property representative |
Lazrlady is correct!
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James G
November 2, 2015|
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Response from KBL18 | Property representative |
We do not here but the The Port Hotel and Marina, The Plantation Inn and Best Western does :)
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Room Tips
"Stayed in room #9 and loved the decor and the feel of the room."
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"Rooms 12 and 15 are closest to the water."
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"Any room , amazing view directly on the River !"
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"reserve early"
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