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Sarasota, Florida
1 review
Reviewed 22 December 2010

The position is perfect. Just a short walk from the main street with all the bars and restaurants, The B&b is on the water and the setting is picturesque. We really enjoyed our stay with Andy and Bambi and they made us feel very welcome. Our room was lovely and next time we are over to the east coast we... More 

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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Reviewed 21 December 2010

We expected the stay at Crane Creek Inn to be nice after studying its website, but our experience exceeded our expectations. Indeed, we found it to be one of the more comfortable and accommodating inns Iwehave had the pleasure to stay at and we prefer the warm ambience and friendless normally associate with B&Bs . Oh, the breakfasts were one... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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Reviewed 16 December 2010

Crane Creek is a historical home which has been converted to a bed and breakfast. The innkeeper-cook is Andy Durik, a very outgoing transplant from Ohio. The Inn sits on Crane Creek, a tributary off of the Indian River. It is full of wild life....manatees, dolphin and all kinds of birds. On our last visit we even saw an eagle... More 

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Wasaga Beach, Canada
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Reviewed 2 December 2010

It is just a wonderful place to go to relax, and meet the most wonderful hosts, Bambi & Andy. You have to have Andy's fabulous breakfasts(try his blueberry pancakes! wow) . You find yourself mesmerised by the river, looking for manatee, dolphins, and of course the birds! And it is great just to walk downtown to fabulous restaurants and stores.... More 

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Reviewed 12 November 2010

What an awesome time! I can't say enough about the genuine hospitality of Andi and Bambi. The bed and breakfast is located in downtown Melbourne along a river front and within close proximity to the beaches. The place is very relaxing--swim in the pool, soak in the jacuzzi, or just hang out and stare at the fish jumping in the... More 

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Mobile, Alabama
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Reviewed 9 November 2010

Comfortable room. Great breakfast options. We really enjoyed the view of the river while relaxing out back outside our room, the Melbourne Room. The outdoor furniture and porch provided a great place to enjoy some wine and conversation. Looking for a reason to return.

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Melbourne, Florida
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Reviewed 8 November 2010

I highly recommend a stay at the Crane Creek Inn. Andy & Bambi (Owners/Inn Keepers) are absolutely the finest people you will ever meet!! The Bed and Breakfast is located in the heart of Histroric Downtown Melbourne and provides you with true Florida living in a Key West style relaxed atmosphere. Outstanding accommadations , service and breakfast. We will always... More 

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Reviewed 8 November 2010

What a great B&B. This far exceeded my expectations. Our room (Ida Mae) has its own deck with great views of the garden and creek. Fantastic hospitality offered by Andy and Bambi - the extra touches made all the difference. The hot tub and swimming pool were both great. Andy makes a delicious breakfast which really sets you up for... More 

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Road Town, Tortola
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Reviewed 6 November 2010

This B&B is simply first class. I cannot recommend it highly enough. Andy is tremendously welcoming and also a superb cook. Room wonderful, location ideal, splendid pool, hot tib and views.

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Boynton Beach, Florida
1 review
Reviewed 26 October 2010

This is a charming and very clean bed and breakfast. The owners are so nice and never make you feel awkward being a guest. The downtown shops are easily within walking distance so you can park your car for the duration and really relax. We definitely will return for a longer stay! You come as strangers and leave as friends.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Crane Creek Inn Bed & Breakfast is the Melbourne area's only true waterfront boutique Bed & Breakfast, and the only B&B with a heated, full size swimming pool. We are located directly on the water and an easy 1 block stroll to Historic Downtown Melbourne.Why drive to dinner and/or drinks? At Crane Creek Inn you can walk to over 10 fine dining and casual restaurants, and over 8 relaxing and fun bars/clubs - most with live music. Our beautiful, tree-lined Downtown also has four blocks of unique shops and boutiques; from Antiques to Fine Art, Women's clothing, jewelry and more.Our Guests are awestruck by our beautiful grounds, and the serene pleasure of observing the manatees, bottlenose dolphin, alligators, and over 50 species of birds from our waterfront boardwalk while enjoying a complementary beverage (adult or otherwise). Bring your kayak or have one delivered for a truly unforgettable experience on the water.We offer our Guests an abundance of amenities. Our Guest rooms, each uniquely decorated with a tropical, Key West flair, all have private entrances and private baths. Luxurious 700 thread count linens on our Queen and King beds and top of the line soaps, shampoo and conditioners. Most rooms have a private deck or patio with very comfortable furniture for breakfast dining or just relaxing with a good book. And bubble away your stress in our hot tub, located on the water's edge. Unlike many B&B's that offer only 1 or 2 hot breakfast options, we want our Guests to have choices, and allow you to choose from over 10 hot breakfast options daily. Also included daily are fresh fruits, juices, cereals and sides.Crane Creek Inn offers complimentary 24-hour beverage service, which includes sodas, water, coffee, tea, beer and white and red wine (please drink responsibly). We also offer free Wi-Fi; free off-street parking; a free library of books and DVD's; free Melbourne airport shuttle; beach chairs, towels & umbrellas; public computer, printer, copier and Fax.So say goodbye to the boring and crowded hotel scene, and let Andy & Bambi pamper you at Crane Creek Inn Bed & Breakfast. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Crane Creek Inn Waterfront Bed and Breakfast

Address: 907 E Melbourne Ave, Melbourne, FL 32901-5578
Region: United States > Florida > Brevard County > Melbourne
Price Range: $200 - $253 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“All rooms have a great view.”
  • View from Royal Palms room
  • Screened-in porch for Royal Palms room overlooks pool, creek.
  • Royal Palms. One comfortable chair, desk, nice bathroom with single sink, double shower
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  • From Royal Palms room. Ate breakfast here daily.
 of 5 bubbles Pengelley, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ida Mae has a lovely Jacuzzi tub, and fabulous view”
 of 5 bubbles deanneg9, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Poolside suite was terrific, with a kitchenette ideal for longer stays.”
 of 5 bubbles 995dougc, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“depends on your taste, but the Melbourne is an excellent private room with private patio.”
 of 5 bubbles JulieBobTenn, 29 Feb 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are quit, facing the creek”
 of 5 bubbles lusso64, 28 Dec 2015 | Read review
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