The Port Hotel & Marina - Crystal River

1610 Southeast Paradise Circle, Crystal River, United States, 34429  show map
 2 stars
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The Port Hotel & Marina - Crystal River

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Outdoor dining area

A la carte restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Picnic area/ Tables

Swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

Kitchen facilities

Refrigerator on request

Microwave on request

Meeting facilities

Meeting room

Overview

The Port Hotel & Marina is rated 2 stars and is placed about 1.7 km from Hunter Spring Park.

The city center is 30 minutes' walk of the property.

This hotel boasts close proximity to a river and a wildlife park.

The hotel is around 100 km from Gainesville Regional airport.

Rooms

Rooms of The Port Hotel & Marina are appointed with free Wi-Fi, a private safe, cable television, a personal computer and a dressing area. Bathrooms come with a bathtub, a shower and a bidet.

Eat & Drink

Residents can sample fresh meals of seasonal cuisine at the onsite restaurant. Offering a variety of dishes, Crystal River Ale House and West 82 Bar and Grill are just about 50 meters away.

Services

Guests can make use of boat and bicycle rentals available on site.

Relax

Beach facilities at The Port Hotel & Marina include a bar and chairs. Such activities as snorkeling, diving and canoeing are also provided.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   43.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • On-site parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • Pets allowed
  • No elevators
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Exterior corridors

Sports & Fitness

  • Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Canoeing

Services

  • Housekeeping
  • Bicycle rental

Dining facilities

  • Breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Beach bar
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Picnic area/ Tables
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities

Leisure facilities

  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Beach chairs

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Patio
  • Garden furniture
  • Balcony
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator on request
  • Microwave on request

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Free local telephone calls

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

One child
Existing bedding FREE
There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

1610 Southeast Paradise Circle, Crystal River, United States, 34429

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City Center
  • Crystal River
    2.2 km
Airports
Restaurants
  • Crystal River Ale House (cuisine: American, Indian)
    50 m
  • Mama Sally's (cuisine: American)
    630 m
Beaches
  • Hunter Spring Park
    1.7 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    43

Rooms and availability

The Port Hotel & Marina photos Room
Double Room with Two Double Beds
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Double beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:TV
The Port Hotel & Marina photos Room
King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Outdoor dining area
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:TV

The Port Hotel & Marina Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Crystal River Manatee Dive1.5 km

Popular areas

  • City Center2.1 km

Museums

  • Studio Art Ctr1.7 km

Parks

  • Crystal River City-Hunter1.3 km
  • Crystal River State Arch Site4.5 km

Medical care and Hospitals

  • Nature Coast Birth Ctr1.5 km

Local attractions

  • Hunter Spring Park1.7 km
    NE 1st Ave, Crystal River
  • Fort Island Trail Park4.6 km
    12073 W. Fort Island Trail, Crystal River
  • Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park9.2 km
    4150 S Suncoast Blvd, Homosassa Springs
  • Withacoohee State Forest1.9 km
    Crystal River, FL
  • Crystal River Preserve State Park4.8 km
    3266 N. Sailboat Avenue, Crystal River

Near the hotel

  • Crystal River National Wildlife Refuge180 m
    1502 S.E. Kings Bay Dr., Crystal River
  • A Crystal River Kayak Company1.3 km
    1332 SE Hwy 19, Crystal River
  • Chassahowitzka National Wildlife Refuge180 m
    1502 S.E. Kings Bay Drive, Crystal River

Restaurants nearby

  • Crystal River Ale House50 m

    Address: 1610 SE Paradise Circle
    Phone: 352 795 3113

    64% likes this, based on 125 reviews
    Cuisine: American, Indian
    Price Range: CAD 12 - CAD 23

  • West 82 Bar and Grill630 m

    Address: 9301 W Fort Island TR
    Phone: 352-795-4211

    76% likes this, based on 75 reviews
    Cuisine: American
    Price Range: CAD 11 - CAD 42

  • Fat Boys Bar-BQ930 m

    Address: 505 NE Hwy 19
    Phone: 352 795-4441

  • Mama Sally's630 m

    Address: 2010 SE US Hwy 19
    Phone: 352-794-3028

    73% likes this, based on 87 reviews
    Cuisine: American
    Price Range: CAD 2 - CAD 10

  • Charlies Fish House Restaurant940 m

    Address: 224 NW Us Highway 19
    Phone: 352-563-2100

    58% likes this, based on 258 reviews
    Cuisine: American

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    43

The Port Hotel & Marina Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The Port Hotel & Marina

Average guest rating

7.0out of 10
Very good
Based on 181 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    Great location, low price, tolerable amenities, awesome grouper bites.

    The only reason I would not recommend this hotel is so that I can continue to get reservations.

  • Older travelers
    8.4

    we pretty much liked it all.Prices was the best for the location. Not luxury,but comfortable.people seemed nice. easy to find,and water views was great.

  • Couple
    3.2

    Nothing. Our experience was a very poor one.

    We killed 5 cockroaches our one night there. We went to the front office but they had a sign on their door apologizing for their absence and that we should call a phone number. We called…. No answer. Called again. No answer. We dove the next day and left at 6am. Still, no one at the front office that am. During our lunch break, we headed back to the hotel to see if the office had opened up. James told us marge would call us back. We waited 4 days and we did not receive any call. I called the next day and the following and marge was never around. Finally, I called the using an unknown number and marged picked up. I spoke to marge politely and told her where the cockroaches were coming from. No apologies, no reimbursement and no attempt to make things better. She blamed us for not checking out early. Horrible! Stay away!!!

  • Single
    7.4

    The location provides beautiful morning views of Bay. The outside bar has beautiful second floor views of beach and water. The wait staff were indifferent, but never rude. No menu availabl ein Tiki Bar.

    Wait staff did not seek to provide service and sat doing nothing comfortably waiting on Port Hotel and Marina's policy of adding 18% automatically to bills.

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    the restaurant and bar right there not needing to drive

    The pool had not chairs to sit on they were all broken and that is what I like about the get a ways is relaxing by the pool, and I was unable to do that at the The port

  • Couple
    8.8

    We really enjoyed our visit. Other reviews were discouraging but it was clean and the staff was great. There was lots to see and do right there at the hotel. I would request that they add bike racks for convenience to those that enjoy riding bikes on vacation. We also really enjoyed the pool. It was secluded, quiet and tranquil.

    No bike racks.

  • Older travelers
    8.4

    Great sexy weekend,just wish I could remember

  • Family with children
    9.4

    very good deal for a hotel ,marina,and resturant in one location,with good size rooms

    A little dated

  • Couple
    10.0

    Location is great, balcony with river view, fantastic "swimming with manatees tour", very nice and friendly people, who were kind to us and gave us helpful advices. We were very happy with our stay and definitely recommend this hotel to others. And go swim with manatees, this is unforgettable!

  • Single
    9.6

    My room opened to King's Bay. It was a wonderful view. I could see manatees every morning as they were moving across the bay. The Ale house restaurant was on premises and they were very nice. I loved being on the water. I will be returning.

  • Older travelers
    6.2

    The location is the only thing going for this hotel. Maintenance Upkeep , linens , modernization of rooms and continental breakfast do not exist as described. It is basic and the property is not well maintained. The walls and furniture have old water stains and are dated from the 1970'3. The walls have holes and the door thresholds are rotted to the point you can look under it to the outside after dark. We turned lights off to not attract insect into the room after dark while we watched tv. The remote worked and we had cable. Wifi Internet was weak.The owner patrolled the property every day but I did not receive or witness acknowledgment of us as he passed or see friendly social interactions with the staff. When I checked out at the front desk the owner stood next to me reading a paper and never asked how our stay was.My impression was he had our money and didn't care beyond that about return customers or improving the property. Guest money probably sent to family overseas. It does have a Tiki bar and restaurant on premise, but it is average sysco style food at a slightly elevated price because it is water front. The Dive shop employees,manatee snorkel tour and boat rental made our stay memorable. It is better then a tent on a cold night but stay here with realistic expectations and be prepared for the unknown.

  • Group of friends
    9.2

    Dive shop, front desk service

    Breakfast, and the way it is served

  • Family with children
    6.6

    Dog friendly with manatees everywhere. One even swam right up to the docks our room was right on the water and just above the dive shop. My five year old son and I had the best experience. Restaurant on site was great.

    It was dated and the curtains were dusty causing my asthmatic son some problems.

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    Location was perfect. Staff was friendly. Ale House restaurant & Tikki Bar were great ! Marina at the Hotel was nice -- Manatee Swim trip very convenient & well organized. Over all we had a great time.

    Hotel is a bit run down, no attempt to decorate the rooms.No coffee in rooms. Rugs are old & worn. Sink in our room leaked. Beds were ok -- clean sheets, old blanket. Housekeeping did 'make' the bed, like the way my teenagers would. Garbage can on patio was not emptied from the previous occupants. Old locks & I am sure the room, stairs & building are not up to code. The Tikki bar is directly across the marina from all the rooms-- everyone complained about the late night noise. A/c units required standing on a chair to operate & were old & loud-- but needed because of the tikki bar & there are no screens in the sliding doors or the window.

  • Older travelers
    7.0

    The beautiful location right on the waterside with manatees swimming by.

    In need of lots of tlc. The owners are trying to improve but no one thing is being finished. Our room was being updated but the woodwork was still untreated, the balcony floor still unpainted or tiled and the original carpet still in place. There is no fire alarm system within the complex. There is just so much that needs putting right here but if was put right I probably wouldn't be able to afford to stay here. Having said all this we did enjoy our stay at this stunning location.

How to reach hotel

hotel The Port Hotel & Marina - Crystal River Crystal River location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

1610 Southeast Paradise Circle, Crystal River, United States, 34429

Get directions
City Center
  • Crystal River
    2.2 km
Airports
Restaurants
  • Crystal River Ale House (cuisine: American, Indian)
    50 m
  • Mama Sally's (cuisine: American)
    630 m
Beaches
  • Hunter Spring Park
    1.7 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    43