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Bradenton, Florida
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Reviewed 28 August 2013

We stayed 2 nights at Hontoon Landing for a girls getaway and had a great time. We stayed in #16 suite at the executive building. The suite itself was extremely clean, updated, and overall kept in great shape. The beds were very comfortable to both of us. The size of this suite was amazing - it was like we had... More 

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scruffydawg
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Reviewed 25 July 2013 via mobile

I plan to come back often I almost to encourage others to come to this hidden gem the place and grounds are immaculate and well kept and at the prices are very reasonable. A full day pontoon boat rental for guests is only 79 dollars 25 mins from Daytona and about an hour from Disney I am shocked the place... More 

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Valdosta,
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Reviewed 14 July 2013

This was our first trip to Hontoon. We met with some other family and had a fantastic time. The property is just beautiful and the potoons make it even better. The customer service was excellent. I have raved about it so much, that my sister has just booked her first visit, for four nights, in two weeks. Thank you for... More 

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Reviewed 14 June 2013 via mobile

My husband and I came here for an anniversary getaway. We rented a pontoon boat on two different days, which was an easy process. We had a blast and any question we had was quickly answered. The staff was great, the rooms were clean(housekeeping did a great job) The grounds are kept up so nice. We had nothing but relaxation,... More 

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Merritt Island, Florida
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Reviewed 30 May 2013

This is the second time for my husband and me to stay at this resort. The rooms and grounds are kept in immaculate condition. The flowers are always gorgeous all around the property. The rooms face the river and have outside patios with umbrella tables and grills so that you can sit outdoors and enjoy the breeze in the evenings.... More 

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Daphne, Alabama
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Reviewed 24 May 2013

We did not stay at the resort, but rented a pontoon boat for a day, and would do it again in a heartbeat. The river is so beautiful. we saw many types of birds: ospreys nesting, with chicks; wood storks - an entire rookery!; sand cranes; blue herons; white ibis; a bald eagle; turkey vultures, and more that I cannot... More 

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Stuart, Florida
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Reviewed 16 May 2013

My Wife and I stayed 3 nights at the resort and found all aspects of the experience above our expectations. Room size, room view and room cleanliness were all excellent. We went on their Island Boat Cruise which was very clean and safe and so informative. We then rented one of their pontoon boats for a full day and even... More 

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Stuart, Florida
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Reviewed 12 May 2013

20 some people from our local club stayed here for 4 nights. Rented the pontoon boats and had a great time. The staff couldn't have been nicer. Their master gardener does a fantastic job keeping the grounds in great shape. There is abundant wildlife including some overly friendly squirrels and many flitting hummingbirds. The boats were in good shape and... More 

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Lakeland, Florida
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Reviewed 4 May 2013

We stayed in the newly remodeled 'Captains Suite' for 4 days. We brought our boat with us and enjoyed the convenience of a boat slip on the property. The staff couldn't have been more helpful and the accommodations were great!! The view from the private deck overlooking the St. Johns river was wonderful and the fishing in the river was... More 

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Atlanta, GA
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Reviewed 7 April 2013

While calling this property a resort is a bit of a stretch, my room had been recently remodeled and had a very nice tiled shower. It is a very clean and updated property with attractive grounds. The setting on the St. Johns river is beautiful. The ferry to Hontoon Island State Park is within walking distance. You can rent boats... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hontoon Landing Resort & Marina is located near DeLand, Florida and is nestled along a bend in the St. Johns River - directly across river from Hontoon Island State Park. The resort is situated on three acres and provides accommodations and lodging in 18 riverside rooms and suites. Kitchens are available in most of the rooms and suites. Resort accommodations are provided in five buildings - Riverview Building, Executive Building, Captain's Suite Building, Hummingbird Cottage and Duplex Cottages. The resort offers for your relaxation and enjoyment...Boat Rentals - 24' Pontoon Boats for exploring the St. Johns River and viewing the abundant and varied wildlife, and 16' fishing boats for pursuit of the bass, crappie, or whichever may be your favorite. River Tours - offered daily aboard the brand new 49 passenger "Great Blue" Tour Boat, your front row ticket to the world of nature. Birdwatching - Whether you are a beginner or have been a bird watching enthusiast for many years, our Resort could become your favorite destination for enjoying the natural beauty of the river and abundant birds and other wildlife. Hummingbirds - The Resort is a haven for the Ruby Throated Hummingbirds. The Hummingbirds arrive in late February and remain until late August when they begin their migration to Mexico and Central America.The Resort also offers a Sparkling Pool, Ship's Store, Slips for Private Boats, Hummingbird Garden, Hummingbird Plaza, Boardwalk, Riverside Patios and Decks, Manicured Lawn & Grounds and Free Wireless Internet. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hontoon Landing Resort & Marina

Address: 2317 River Ridge Rd., DeLand, FL 32720
Region: United States > Florida > DeLand
Price Range: $106 - $161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hontoon Landing Resort & Marina 2*
Number of rooms: 18
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“Water view is a nice touch”
 of 5 bubbles jkel37, 2 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The units with kitchenettes are clean and well stocked. We used it Clean and well supplied kitchenettes”
 of 5 bubbles 850yaya1947, 28 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Get a room with a kitchen. No where to eat on the property.”
 of 5 bubbles BEAUTIFUL101, 13 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The water view was great!”
 of 5 bubbles Danceforever12345, 21 Jun 2016 | Read review
“The service and value for renting boats is great, however we didn't stay overnight due to being so close by vehicle.”
 of 5 bubbles 735kristenr, 14 May 2016 | Read review
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