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Herndon, Virginia
Reviewed 7 April 2014

This place is very comfortable and affordable. The on site restaurants and bars are very nice and reasonable. Friendly people are everywhere, and are eager to assist. Also don't wait until the crowded scallop season to enjoy this property. I was here in April and had a lot to do with minimal crowds

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2Thank andy c
Reviewed 26 March 2014

Booked a standard room and upon checking in was given Villa II room 209. WOW full kitchen two double and very comfortable beds. newly updated and the best part a spacious deck overlooking river. could also see monkey island. now this is the way to go. peeked in at standard rooms and don't think I would have stayed. very old....

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1Thank Pat K
Saint Charles, Missouri, United States
Reviewed 21 March 2014 via mobile

I was pleasantly surprised when I saw our room. It was a little older but very clean and comfortable. Check in and out was smooth. I was concerned that our door and frame were not flush, you could see outside and I was afraid that bugs or something could crawl in. Had a standard room and will defiantly stay there...

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2Thank Jennifer M
Sebastian, Florida, United States
Reviewed 12 March 2014

This is the second year we returned to Homosassa Riverside Resort. The standard rooms are a little "tired" and could use some updating, but other than that, it was adaquate. The beds were comfortable and the refrigerator was very cold. The rooms were clean. The location is great because it is close to many activities. We rented a pontoon boat...

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2Thank Sandy H
Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 6 March 2014 via mobile

Spent one night in a one bedroom/one bath/kitchen/living room suite at 108$ tax incl. That's a good deal, I think, and it's even the rack rate. Only downside was lack of crib (first time we experience after travelling 2-3 months in Florida), and they tried blaming the government. Also, walls separating the suites where thin, so we could have taken...

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1Thank kaldal
Savannah, Georgia
Reviewed 1 March 2014

Good location, Room needed maintenance, formica around sink chipped, tub and sink rusty and chipped. Very noisey, furniture moving in room above beginning at 7 am. We were disappointed in this "resort" We enjoyed Homosassa State Wildlife Park and kayaking with the awesome manatees..

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1Thank Judi V
DeLand, Florida
Reviewed 24 February 2014

First of all, we LOVE monkeys. A resort with monkeys? You've got to be kidding. Book us a room, now! There are a number of buildings in the Riverside Resort complex. Some have water views, and some do not. We stayed in Villa II, which overlooks the river, the pool, and had a clear view of Monkey Island. While we...

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1Thank 2Gibbons
Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 10 February 2014

We had a girls night out and had a wonderful time at the resort. We were in the 1 bedroom 2 bath room and we had plenty of room for 5 girls. The room was right on the river and we were able to see a lot of wildlife from the porch. The weather was awful (rained all day and...

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3Thank Debbie E
Florida, USA
Reviewed 26 January 2014

Had a girls weekend at Homosassa springs and the resort was perfect. The location was right on the water which was fabulous. Great view (especially of monkey island) and it had a restaurant, kayak rentals, boat rides, and manatee excursions on all the property. The staff was always friendly and helpful. The sunset cruise was nice and we saw many...

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HomosassaRivers... R, General Manager at Homosassa Riverside Resort, responded to this review

We appreciate you taking the time to leave us a review on your stay. We hope to see you again soon. Homosassa Riverside Resort

Homosassa, Florida
Reviewed 22 January 2014

Discovered the Riverside Resort on our vacation to the area in Sept. 2013 after my husband went fishing with a guide associated with the resort. The location of this resort can't be beat! Decided we needed another get away to Homosassa and knew the Riverside Resort is where we wanted to stay! The manatee excursion is a must, this is...

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HomosassaRivers... R, General Manager at Homosassa Riverside Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review on your wonderful vacation! The "Monkey Juice" is a long time favorite served at the Yardarm. See you soon, Ralph, Sassy, Ebony, Eve and Emily The Residents of Monkey Island

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
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Homosassa Riverside Resort
Homosassa Riverside Resort
Cuisines: American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Homosassa River's Most Famous Waterfront ResortFeaturing Florida's Majestic SceneryYou don't have to enjoy great food and fun. You don't have to share a sunset or riverside cocktail. You don't have to spend any time dreaming by the pool. You don't have to be entertained by the antics of the monkeys, the manatee or the passing dolphins..... BUT YOU CAN IF YOU WANT TO!AccommodationsRelax at the pool, on the docks or the patio of your waterfront suite. Absorb the wonder and beauty of The Homosassa River.Riverside Crab HouseThe beautiful, family-friendly, main dining room has floor to ceiling windows overlooking the Homosassa River. Fresh blue crabs caught from the river by local fisherman are served daily.Yardarm LoungeCitrus County's oldest and most favorite riverside lounge. Floor to ceiling glass, second story panoramic view of the Homosassa River. Featuring entertainment and history. Make new friends while enjoying your favorite cocktail at the 65' cooper bar. What a beautiful slice of local history.The Monkey BarFun in the trees! This double-decker tiki bar overlooks our very own Monkey Island. Enjoy cool island drinks and entertainment while watching the antics of the monkeys, the passing dolphins, the jumping tarpon, playful otters, manatee, and many native birds... including Bald Eagles. Oh yes, and the people. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Homosassa Riverside Resort

Address: 5297 S Cherokee Way, Homosassa Springs, FL 34448-4424
Region: United States > Florida > Homosassa Springs
Price Range: $91 - $294 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 54
Also Known As:
Homosassa Riverside Hotel Homosassa Springs
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“#2 section was the best view for us, we loved it.”
  • Monkey Island. great views from the balcony.
 of 5 bubbles benc404, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The regular hotel rooms don't have a view. If you go you'll want a 1 bdrm unit.”
 of 5 bubbles Nanskerdoodles, 21 Dec 2016 | Read review
“For a great view, upstairs of villas 1 or 2”
 of 5 bubbles puntagordapaul, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Not pet friendly :(”
 of 5 bubbles paceflchick, 19 Jul 2016 | Read review
“1st floor is better, less noise. Try a weekday, a lot less noise and better service”
  • Monkey Island view from Resturant
 of 5 bubbles bandit153, 26 May 2016 | Read review
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