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King's Bay Lodge

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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 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.
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Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
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Air Conditioning
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Microwave
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Quaint
Marina View
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Offers & Announcements:Manatees Have Arrived!
Location
Full view
69Somewhat walkable
Grade: 69 out of 100
19Restaurantswithin 0.25 miles
12Attractionswithin 0.25 miles
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This very old motel has been remodeled and the results are outstanding. The rooms and grounds are meticulously decorated and clean. A standard room has a kitchen. The location is on Kings Bay with a view of the sunset.

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank 583lynettef
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Reviewed 7 May 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

Date of stay: May 2018
2  Thank AryneP
Response from KBL18, Front Office Manager at King's Bay LodgeResponded 25 May 2018

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

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We’d booked a couple of nights here but extended our stay to 5! Excellent location for the river and nearby springs, restaurants and shops. Very comfortable spacious rooms with a useful kitchenette. Staff were all lovely and helpful. This place really exceeded our expectations, didn’t...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Becci R
Response from KBL18, Manager at King's Bay LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for the review!! Come back and see us in the future when the baby gets bigger to swim with manatees!! Enjoy your time on the beach!

Reviewed 30 November 2018 via mobile

Loved it. So very friendly and accommodating! We got up early to do a manatee swim and they were kind enough to allow us a late checkout to come back to our room and clean up a bit. Clean room, slept great in the king...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank ONALARK
Response from KBL18, Manager at King's Bay LodgeResponded 4 December 2018

Glad you enjoyed your stay. Hope you can come back soon, and stay longer.

Reviewed 28 November 2018

I went into this hotel not expecting much, actually I was expecting in to be a dump. I could not have been more wrong. From the moment I checked it the service was fantastic. Rooms were cozy and clean. We went with 2 other families...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Brad D
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Donna K
15 May 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
25 December 2016|
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Lazrlady is correct!
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James G
3 November 2015|
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We do not here but the The Port Hotel and Marina, The Plantation Inn and Best Western does :)
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Room Tips
"Get a room close to the water if you can"
sarahlucywalker
22 Oct 2018
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"Just ask to see some rooms"
GoodmansGin
29 Sep 2018
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"Suite 16 for couples."
larrycU8781HW
24 Sep 2018
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"Room #12 offers a view of Kings Bay. I don't think any of the other do. This room was really nice,..."
CindyC3696
1 Sep 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$131 - US$154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
king`s bay hotel crystal riverkings bay hotel
LOCATION
United StatesFloridaCrystal River
NUMBER OF ROOMS
18
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