Best Western Crystal River Resort

614 Nw Us Highway 19, Crystal River, FL 34428 US
View Map Reservations: +1-800-760-7718
2.5 Star Luxury Resort Hotel Near Three Sisters Springs
Best Western launches the We Care Clean℠ program: Best Western's We Care Clean program expands upon the brand's trusted and industry-leading I Care Clean® standards, as well as the enhanced cleaning protocols put in place at the onslaught of COVID-19. The We Care Clean program includes heightened and comprehensive cleanliness and social distancing standards - all in an effort to improve safety and reassure customers that Best Western is committed to their health and wellbeing.
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11/25/2020 - 11/26/2020
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Summary of Verified Reviews

Rated 80/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good business hotel. Great location."

Location

95/100
240 reviews

"Great location and easy parking." Central location, near good restaurants and bars, and the beach. Shopping is ok.

Service

89/100
218 reviews

"Friendly and professional housekeepers. Recreation staff is nice."

Food

87/100
59 reviews

"Great food, with less popular side dishes."

Breakfast

80/100
192 reviews

"Great and affordable breakfast."

Value

62/100
47 reviews

"Fairly good value for money. Fair breakfast prices."

Room

60/100
310 reviews

"Great views, with average beds, relatively well-sized and tidy enough." Small rooms and poorly cleaned bathrooms. Rooms are older and poorly maintained, but kitchenettes are OK. Poorly rated A/C, minibars, and furniture. Shower can be a problem.

Cleanliness

54/100
146 reviews

"Rooms and pool area moderately clean but bathrooms are poorly cleaned."

Comfort

53/100
119 reviews

"Mediocre comfort, room sizes and beds." Small bathrooms, noisy rooms, and deficient A/C.

WiFi

50/100
17 reviews

"Regular internet service. Wifi quality could be improved."

Vibe

40/100
52 reviews

"Atmosphere not particularly friendly, giving poor vibes." Hotel could use some updating. Good for business people. Fine for a budget trip.

Rated 82/100 based on reviews from couples.

"Good beach sports. Accessible parking."

Location

97/100
52 reviews

"Great location, near nice bars and restaurants. Accessible parking."

Service

92/100
36 reviews

"Efficient, friendly service with a nice reception."

Food

87/100
9 reviews

"Delicious food."

Breakfast

76/100
32 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Room

54/100
48 reviews

"Excellent views from decently sized rooms with okay beds." Inadequately cleaned and maintained rooms and bathrooms.

Cleanliness

51/100
17 reviews

"Buildings are reasonably clean, but less well kept up rooms."

Vibe

31/100
7 reviews

"Vibe is not too good."

Rated 78/100 based on reviews from families.

"Friendly service."

Service

90/100
13 reviews

"Friendly service."

Food

89/100
5 reviews

"Delicious food."

Location

89/100
32 reviews

"Great location."

Breakfast

82/100
25 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Pool

77/100
13 reviews

"Great pool."

Comfort

53/100
15 reviews

"Noisy but acceptably comfortable rooms with okay beds."

Cleanliness

51/100
18 reviews

"Buildings are reasonably clean, but less well kept up rooms."

Room

50/100
36 reviews

"Average rooms with standard beds." Guests complained about bathrooms and general cleanliness of the rooms.

Vibe

36/100
7 reviews

"Vibe is not too good."

Rated 82/100 based on reviews from solo travelers.

"Tasty breakfast. Fantastic service."

Room

58/100
7 reviews

"Room is all right."

Rated 85/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good business hotel. Great location."

Location

96/100
8 reviews

"Great location."

Comfort

57/100
5 reviews

"Comfortable."

Room

55/100
9 reviews

"Room is all right."

Rated 82/100 based on reviews from couples.

"Great location."

Location

96/100
5 reviews

"Great location."

Comfort

57/100
5 reviews

"Comfortable."

Room

56/100
6 reviews

"Room is all right."

Rated 77/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good business hotel. Great location."

Location

97/100
58 reviews

"Great location."

Food

90/100
17 reviews

"Delicious food."

Service

88/100
33 reviews

"Friendly service and great reception."

Breakfast

84/100
45 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Pool

81/100
11 reviews

"Great pool."

Cleanliness

52/100
21 reviews

"Buildings are reasonably clean, but less well kept up rooms." Clean hotel facilities.

Room

52/100
51 reviews

"Beds are decent and rooms are average sized, but old and with inadequate A/C." Inadequately cleaned and maintained rooms and bathrooms.

Comfort

51/100
20 reviews

"Mediocre comfort, room sizes and beds." Deficient A/C and too noisy rooms.

Vibe

35/100
9 reviews

"Vibe is not too good. Hotel could use some updating."

Rated 81/100 based on reviews from couples.

"Fantastic service. Friendly service."

Location

96/100
16 reviews

"Great location."

Service

89/100
8 reviews

"Friendly service."

Breakfast

83/100
8 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Room

53/100
11 reviews

"Room is all right."

Comfort

51/100
6 reviews

"Comfortable."

Rated 75/100 based on reviews from families.

"Tasty breakfast. Great location."

Location

96/100
10 reviews

"Great location."

Breakfast

82/100
6 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Room

52/100
7 reviews

"Room is all right."

Rated 79/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good business hotel. Great location."

Location

96/100
16 reviews

"Great location."

Service

86/100
8 reviews

"Friendly service."

Breakfast

77/100
9 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Comfort

54/100
6 reviews

"Comfortable."

Room

52/100
19 reviews

"Rooms are acceptable but need cleaning."

Cleanliness

52/100
8 reviews

"Buildings are reasonably clean, but less well kept up rooms."

Rated 77/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good business hotel. Great location."

Location

93/100
148 reviews

"Great location and easy parking." Good area for restaurants and bars, so-so for shopping.

Service

90/100
167 reviews

"Service is professional and cheery, especially reception and housekeeping." Recreation staff is nice.

Food

85/100
35 reviews

"Delicious food."

Breakfast

77/100
120 reviews

"Great and affordable breakfast."

Room

62/100
216 reviews

"Rooms and beds are adequate." Views are great, but rooms are outdated and poorly-maintained. Small rooms and poorly cleaned bathrooms. Poorly rated A/C, minibars, and furniture. Shower can be a problem.

Value

58/100
35 reviews

"Fairly good value for money. Fair breakfast prices."

WiFi

49/100
12 reviews

"Wifi quality could be improved."

Vibe

40/100
37 reviews

"Atmosphere not particularly friendly, giving poor vibes." Hotel could use some updating.

Rated 81/100 based on reviews from couples.

"Good beach sports. Good restaurants & bars in the area."

Location

97/100
29 reviews

"Great location, near nice bars and restaurants."

Service

92/100
25 reviews

"Fantastic service."

Food

86/100
6 reviews

"Delicious food."

Breakfast

73/100
18 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Cleanliness

51/100
11 reviews

"Buildings are reasonably clean, but less well kept up rooms."

Room

50/100
28 reviews

"Decent beds and rooms, great views." Guests complained about bathrooms and general cleanliness of the rooms.

Rated 75/100 based on reviews from families.

"Tasty breakfast. Great location."

Service

89/100
10 reviews

"Friendly service."

Location

87/100
13 reviews

"Great location."

Breakfast

81/100
13 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Pool

74/100
7 reviews

"Great pool."

Amenities

65/100
6 reviews

"Average hotel building."

Cleanliness

54/100
11 reviews

"Buildings are reasonably clean, but less well kept up rooms."

Room

52/100
19 reviews

"Rooms are acceptable but need cleaning."

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Customer Reviews of Best Western Crystal River Resort

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285
Very Good
313
Average
161
Poor
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Recent Reviews:
951sabif
Trip type:
Family
Oh heck no!!
Sep 12, 2020
We where excited for our little get away. But the room...nope. Non smoking? Why are there butts on the balcony? Extra for the balcony? To look at a construction zone?... more »
JLAR75
Lack of Cleanliness and Unhygienic
Sep 10, 2020
Great location, would not stay here again, the hotel has significantly deteriorated since our last stay. It was not one thing, but a multitude of items. We attempted to talk... more »
jamielG199
Trip type:
Solo travel
Absolutely Disgusting
Sep 2, 2020
Rooms are disgusting, front desk lady is rude, People are loud outside late night drunk and belligerent, daytime there was a homeless man laying on the floor halfway out of... more »
DaveC849ET
Trip type:
Family
Great location!
Aug 24, 2020
This is in a great location for Crystal River access. Looks like they are updating the boat ramp and have done some recent remodeling around pool and gazebos. Nice fish/... more »
mgb362
Rude Front Desk- Unclean Room
Aug 10, 2020
The staff at front desk was rude. We arrived to be sent with our luggage to a room that was locked and a maintenance guy was inside who told us... more »
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Property Description

With a stay at Best Western Crystal River Resort in Crystal River, you'll be within a 5-minute drive of Three Sisters Springs and Crystal River Preserve State Park. This hotel is 8.3 mi (13.4 km) from Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park and 0.7 mi (1.1 km) from Hunter Spring Park.

A complimentary continental breakfast is included.

Make yourself at home in one of the 114 air-conditioned rooms featuring microwaves. Cable television is provided for your entertainment. Bathrooms have complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include safes and desks, and housekeeping is provided daily.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Crystal River Preserve State Park - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Hunter Spring Park - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Three Sisters Springs - 2.5 km / 1.5 mi
Crystal River Watersports Marina - 2.5 km / 1.6 mi
Crystal River National Wildlife Refuge - 3.5 km / 2.2 mi
Chassahowitzka National Wildlife Refuge - 3.5 km / 2.2 mi
Plantation Inn and Golf Resort - 3.7 km / 2.3 mi
Crystal River Archaeological State Park - 4.1 km / 2.6 mi
Crystal River Preserve State Park - 5.6 km / 3.5 mi
Bayfront Health Seven Rivers - 6.7 km / 4.2 mi
Fort Island Trail Park - 11.1 km / 6.9 mi
Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park - 13.4 km / 8.3 mi
Lake Rousseau - 15.4 km / 9.6 mi
Pine Ridge Golf & Country Club - 16.5 km / 10.2 mi
Yulee Sugar Mill Ruins Historic State Park - 16.7 km / 10.4 mi

The nearest airports are:
Gainesville Regional Airport (GNV) - 108.5 km / 67.4 mi
Ocala, FL (OCF-Ocala Intl.) - 55.2 km / 34.3 mi

The preferred airport for Best Western Crystal River Resort is Gainesville Regional Airport (GNV).

Featured amenities include a business center, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and a 24-hour front desk. Free self parking is available onsite.

Enjoy recreational amenities such as an outdoor pool and a spa tub. This hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, a picnic area, and barbecue grills.

Amenities / Features

  • Check In: 4:00 PM
  • Check Out: 12:00 PM
  • Outdoor pool
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Free breakfast
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Business center
  • Handrails in hallways
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Spa tub - 1
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Total number of rooms - 114
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • No elevators
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business center
  • Barbecue grill(s)
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Picnic area
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Free self parking
  • Conference space
  • Terrace

Airport & Shuttle Information

Closest airport is Tampa International. Best thing to do is to rent a car, there are shuttles available from local vendors.

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Pet Friendly?

Pet maximum weight in lb is 80

Maximum number of pets per room 2

Pet maximum weight in kg is 36

Service animals are allowed

Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions

Pets allowed

Pets allowed based on the availability of pet friendly rooms. Up to 2 dogs per room with a 80 pound weight limit. Additional pet types (cats, birds, etc) may be accepted at the hotel's discretion. Pet rate is $5.00 per day with a $100 per week maximum.

Misc Fees / Policies

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Pet fee: USD 15 per pet, per day
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays.
  • Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.
  • The property affirms that it follows sanitization practices of We Care Clean (Best Western) guidelines.
  • The property affirms that it adheres to the SafeStay (AHLA - USA) sanitization guidelines.

Cleaning Policies

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Staff wears personal protective equipment

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Social distancing measures are in place

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Property follows sanitization practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Property follows a brand or regulatory agency's sanitization guidelines We Care Clean (Best Western)

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

COVID-19 - Essential Workers Only - NO

Property follows a brand or regulatory agency's sanitization guidelines We Care Clean (Best Western)

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Staff wears personal protective equipment

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Social distancing measures are in place

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Property follows sanitization practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

About Best Western International

  • 4000+ independently owned hotels located in over 100 countries
  • Best Western Rewards is a free program where members can earn 10 points for every dollar spent or airline/partner rewards for each night stay. With no blackout dates and points that never expire, whats not love?
  • 3 hotel types: Best Western, Best Western Plus, and Best Western Premiere
  • Best Western offers exceptional value with great amenities including free breakfast, high-speed internet, local calls, and lond distance access. Convenient computer room in the lobby area perfect for copy and fax services, and even printing out boarding passes, maps, etc.
  • Best Western Plus offers upgraded bath amenities, an in-room mini-fridge, and a spacious work desk. Fitness room, laundry room, and business center also available. Free breakfast, high-speed internet, local calls, and long distance access
  • Best Western Premiere gives guests the highest quality amenties, furnishings, and decor with personalized guest services. All rooms have a safe, mini-fridge, free high-speed internet access, free local and long distance calls, and an LCD or Plasma TV with HD channels. On-site dining, fitness room, business center, snack shop, and meeting rooms

The Best Western International highlights above are subject to change without notice.

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