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Featured Crystal River Beach Hotels

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Plantation on Crystal River, Ascend Hotel Collection Member
Plantation on Crystal River, Ascend Hotel Collection Member
3.0 out of 5.0 9301 W Fort Island Trl, Crystal River, FL
Free Cancellation
4.2/5 (1173 reviews)
$103/ night for 2 guests

Everyone was very friendly Room was not as clean as I would have liked

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2019
King's Bay Lodge
King's Bay Lodge
2.5 out of 5.0 506 NW 1st Ave, Crystal River, FL
4.6/5 (121 reviews)
$98/ night for 2 guests

An excellent choice, as always

Reviewed on May 23, 2019
Best Western Crystal River Resort
Best Western Crystal River Resort
2.5 out of 5.0 614 Nw Us Highway 19, Crystal River, FL
Free Cancellation
4.0/5 (450 reviews)
$106/ night for 2 guests

It was the perfect location for meeting up with friends who were renting a house. Live music on hotel property was good and convenient after a day out on the water.

Reviewed on Jul 22, 2019
The Port Hotel & Marina
The Port Hotel & Marina
1.5 out of 5.0 1610 SE Paradise Circle, Crystal River, FL
Free Cancellation
3.3/5 (699 reviews)
$80/ night for 2 guests

great food,tours,boat rental,view,tiki bar. It is old but a great value

Reviewed on Aug 2, 2019
Econo Lodge Crystal River
Econo Lodge Crystal River
2.0 out of 5.0 2575 Suncoast Blvd Us 19, Crystal River, FL
Free Cancellation
3.3/5 (499 reviews)
$47/ night for 2 guests

the way they cleaned the room every day and left what was needed

Reviewed on Aug 8, 2019
The Crystal Manatee
The Crystal Manatee
2.5 out of 5.0 310 N. Citrus Ave., Crystal River, FL
2.7/5 (93 reviews)

The room was like a small apartment, but be advised to bring your own dinner ware/silver, pots and pans if u want to cook. Has fridge, stove, & microwave. Very nice and clean. Will come back for sure.

Reviewed on Mar 24, 2019
Holiday Inn Express Crystal River
Holiday Inn Express Crystal River
2.5 out of 5.0 1203 Ne 5th St, Crystal River, FL
4.5/5 (932 reviews)
$79/ night for 2 guests

Room did not smell nice but was clean. Staff was nice.

Reviewed on Jul 24, 2019
Hampton Inn Crystal River, FL
Hampton Inn Crystal River, FL
2.5 out of 5.0 1103 North Suncoast Boulevard, Crystal River, FL
Free Cancellation
4.7/5 (465 reviews)
$105/ night for 2 guests

Great location. Was a bit pricey and needs variety on the breakfast meats. But overall a good choice

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2019
Days Inn by Wyndham Crystal River
Days Inn by Wyndham Crystal River
2.0 out of 5.0 2380 NW Hwy 19, Crystal River, FL
Free Cancellation
3.6/5 (1088 reviews)
$55/ night for 2 guests

being right on the water was great. I wish I was aware that I had to rent the boat slip prior to coming because they were full, but I'll know next time.

Reviewed on Aug 5, 2019
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Recently Booked Beach Hotels in Crystal River

Plantation on Crystal River, Ascend Hotel Collection Member
3.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 4 hours ago
Holiday Inn Express Crystal River
2.5 out of 5.0
Last booking: 7 hours ago
Hampton Inn Crystal River, FL
2.5 out of 5.0
Last booking: 16 hours ago
Econo Lodge Crystal River
2.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 26 hours ago

Beach Hotels in Crystal River


Known for its amazing swimming spots and snorkeling, Crystal River has a lot to offer the traveler planning a beach vacation. There are 12 beach hotels and other accommodation options to choose from in this riverfront destination, so it's easy to find one that meets your needs.


As you search for a place to stay by the water in Crystal River, consider selecting one of these top beach hotels with high ratings from Expedia travelers.

Plantation on Crystal River, Ascend Hotel Collection Member - 3 spa resort near the beach. It features an outdoor pool, a spa tub, and a poolside bar. Activities include boat tours and snorkeling. Guests love the pool and breakfast.

Econo Lodge Crystal River - 2 hotel. Our travelers recommend its location and overall value. This hotel boasts a seasonal outdoor pool, continental, and complimentary wireless Internet access.

The Crystal Manatee - 2.5 motel. It offers complimentary wireless Internet access, free self parking, and kitchens. Guest reviews highlight the comfy beds.

Holiday Inn Express Crystal River - 2.5 hotel. It features an outdoor pool, buffet, and complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests love the location and breakfast.

Days Inn by Wyndham Crystal River - 2 hotel. Our travelers recommend its pool and location. This hotel boasts an outdoor pool, a restaurant, and complimentary wireless Internet access.


Planning Your Trip to Crystal River


If weather is an important factor for your vacation, you can use these local temperature and rainfall averages to decide your travel dates.


  • Hottest months: June, July, August, and September, with an average temperature of 92°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, December, and March, with an average temperature of 48°F
  • Driest months: May, December, November, and January, with an average rainfall of 0.08 inches
  • Rainiest months: June, July, August, and September, with an average rainfall of 0.27 inches

Sightseeing in and Around Crystal River


After arriving and settling in at your accommodation of choice, you might want to venture out and explore. Beach lovers can spend some quality time by the water at Fort Island Gulf Beach. Take advantage of the area's swimming and snorkeling, and make time for local attractions like Crystal River Watersports Marina and Hunter Spring Park. For additional things to see and do, consider a visit to Crystal River Archaeological State Park or Crystal River National Wildlife Refuge.
Visitors also enjoy Crystal River for its:
  • Riverfront
  • Wildlife
  • Boating
  • Kayaking
  • Seafood

Getting Around Crystal River


To get to Crystal River, you can fly into Ocala, FL (OCF-Ocala Intl.), the closest major airport, which is located 29 mi (46.7 km) from the city center. If you'd like to venture out around the area, consider renting a car to take in more sights.