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Saint Johns, Florida
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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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We stayed in the double cottage for 3 nights. The cottage is beautifully decorated and has everything you need. Everyone was very friendly. The Sunday afternoon fish sandwiches and hamburgers at the bar were great. Breakfast and dinner at Shrimp R Us (about 1/2 mile away) was tasty and reasonably priced. We rented a canoe one day and walked the... More 

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Saint Augustine, Florida
2 reviews
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Reviewed 1 June 2016

We have made several trips to Welaka Lodge now and each time we go we create such wonderful memories. We live a short distance away in St. Augustine, FL but I would drive days if that is what it took. It is such a perfect place to relax and recharge. I have three sons all in their twenties with busy... More 

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1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

The place was quiet and relaxing and staff very friendly. Enjoyed Fishing off the dock. Jacuzzi was on the back porch nice and clean. Cottage was like no one had been in there before you. Thank you all for a great time. We will be back

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Becky N, Manager at Welaka Lodge & Resort, responded to this review

Thank you! We were happy to see you again and hope you'll find your way back to Welaka soon! More 

New Smyrna Beach, Florida
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in Poolside #23 and will be back again! The staff was friendly and helpful. The grounds and amenities were great..including fire pit, private hot tub, boat slip, full kitchen...much more!

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Thank Tara S
Becky N, Manager at Welaka Lodge & Resort, responded to this review

Thanks Tara! My husband and I enjoyed meeting you. We were happy to offer the use of the community pit since you preferred that over the indoor fire. We hope you come back again soon! More 

Ormond Beach, Florida
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyed everything about our stay at The Welaka Lodge and Resort. Will be back with friends. The accommodation and staff were amazing. This resort is a Florida gem. Enjoyed coffee on the front deck while enjoying a beautiful view of the St John's River. Friendly guests and relaxing place. Cannot wait to go back!!

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Thank Liz W
Becky N, Manager at Welaka Lodge & Resort, responded to this review

Liz, thank you very much! We were pleased to host you and your friends at the lodge. We really enjoyed the entertainment on Saturday night. Can't wait for you to return too! More 

Bochum, Germany
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Welaka Lodge & Resort ist amazing place to relax and worth a stay. The cabins are so beautiful and cozy, we even had a jacuzzi, fireplace and a bbq-grill. I wish we could have stayed there longer!!!!!

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Becky N, Manager at Welaka Lodge & Resort, responded to this review

We also wish you could have had a longer visit! We truly appreciate your kind words and hope you will be able to stay with us again. More 

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The place is amazing! Hot tub on out back porch, golf cart rental, pool, bar on the dock overlooking the river. The cottage we stayed in was so cute. Perfectly decorated, nice furniture, comfortable bed. We had a full kitchen and gas grill on the back porch, didn't have to go anywhere to eat. The staff were all very friendly... More 

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Thank Chrissy M
Becky N, Manager at Welaka Lodge & Resort, responded to this review

We are always so pleased to hear that our guests use and appreciate the amenities we offer here at Welaka Lodge! Thank you for sharing your sentiments on TripAdvisor! More 

Lakeland, Florida
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36 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 26 October 2016

This lodge provides a perfect balance between comfort and hominess. My buddy and I stayed here for a three-day fishing and hiking trip. The lodge is located right on the St. Johns River and within walking distance of the town's best restaurant. For hikers, it's also a short drive from the Welaka State forest and not too far from Palatka,... More 

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Becky N, Manager at Welaka Lodge & Resort, responded to this review

Thank you Keith! We were pleased to host you and new grandpa Mike at our Resort. Hopefully, you'll make a trip back with your wives soon! More 

Jacksonville, Florida
1 review
Reviewed 24 October 2016

The Welaka Lodge and Resort was a lovely place to stay. So nice and relaxing. Love the boat slip, bar by the river, hot tub and fire pit on back deck. A nice hidden gem in a small town. Can't wait to come again for a week!!

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Becky N, Manager at Welaka Lodge & Resort, responded to this review

Dear Belinda, We enjoyed hosting you and your husband at Welaka Lodge and hope your schedule will allow a longer visit next time! More 

Palm City, Florida
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 19 October 2016

We had a beautiful "cabin" facing the St. John's River. Roomy, well appointed, a place you want to stay in! All the amenities plus more. A great place to bring the whole family. Staff was helpful, friendly, and accommodating. A must return.

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Becky N, Manager at Welaka Lodge & Resort, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us! Please do return very soon! More 

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Hot Tub
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled under live oaks, magnolias and palms, on a high bluff overlooking the beautiful St. Johns River, is a slice of paradise Old Florida style. Catering to the casual and avid fisherman and their families, outdoor enthusiasts, or just those looking for a quiet respite in a beautiful setting, Welaka Lodge and Resort provides luxury cottage accommodations in a rustic setting. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Welaka Lodge & Resort

Address: 1001 Front Street, Welaka, FL 32193
Region: United States > Florida > Welaka
Price Range: £69 - £118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
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“Amazing cottage! Love #25 ”
 of 5 bubbles belindac474, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
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“There are a few cabins that are pet friendly which was very nice.”
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“Any of the cabins are perfect”
 of 5 bubbles jeanbrandt44, 29 Jul 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in the loft and small river house and both were beautiful!!”
 of 5 bubbles kdurden, 1 Jun 2016 | Read review
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