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Juniper Springs Recreation Area

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26701 E Highway 40 Ocala National Forest, Silver Springs, FL 34488-6741 See on map
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a blast kayaking down the run! Was super fun and got to see lots of turtles, fish, and squirrels! I’m supprised the hurricanes didn’t do more damage out there! We for sure will be back! Oh and, thank you to Joe Edwards for giving...More

Thank Amanda C
Reviewed 13 August 2018

Let me start by saying this: While in my opinion, this is one of the most beautiful and peaceful river trips in Florida, THIS RUN IS NOT FOR THE INEXPERIENCED. My husband and I have done this run three times. We absolutely love it. We...More

1  Thank JaxGardenGirl
Reviewed 5 August 2018

I live in Ocala but haven't visited Juniper Springs in years. I wanted to practice photography and go for a swim. The swimming area is just like it always was it's icy cold and refreshing. There is no lifefuard for the swim area. There are...More

Thank Soilsister1244
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

Amazing 7 mile canoe ride. $33.00 for canoe rental with ride back to car. Saw beautiful wildlife and very scenic. Make sure you don’t bring anything that can be thrown away as they are not allowed in the canoe or kayak.

Thank JILL F
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

The brochures and websites say this is not for beginners. They are not kidding. I have been canoeing before but this was several levels up. I went on this canoeing trip with my mother and 15 year old nephew. So there was three of us...More

1  Thank Jjanen
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Number of rooms
78
Also Known As
Juniper Springs Recreation Area Hotel Silver Springs
Location
United States > Florida > Silver Springs
Number of rooms
78
Also Known As
Juniper Springs Recreation Area Hotel Silver Springs
Location
United States > Florida > Silver Springs
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Traveller (174)
Pool & Beach (14)
Room & Suite (1)
Family and Play Areas (3)
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26701 E Highway 40 Ocala National Forest, Silver Springs, FL 34488-6741
Getting there
Central Florida Regional Airport61 km
Daytona Beach Regional Airport64 km
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MissLL_0109
25 September 2018|
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Response from Meghan C | Reviewed this property |
We rent camped in that area. I think you can have a tent and rv. They update their Facebook page regularly. You could ask there.
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wlairdato
19 September 2017|
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Response from Samantha M | Reviewed this property |
I haven't been there in a couple months. But if you call they can will let you know if it's all clear and safe to go canoeing.
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"This is not a hotel, but a spring. Not sure why trip advisor thinks it's a hotel."
samanthamT6940WT
6 Aug 2017
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"This is a campground for tent and trailer camping."
Solermoon
12 Nov 2016
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"This is not a hotel, they have a campground, but this is for the Juniper Springs Recreation Area."
tripcasey
14 Aug 2016
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"This isn't a hotel, it is a camp ground."
E8084UCrebeccam
28 May 2016
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