Destination guide

Delight in the riverfront landscape of Crystal River

The riverfront and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Crystal River. Renowned for its boating, seafood restaurants and snorkelling, this city welcomes all visitors. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Crystal River

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the city? Travellers enjoy fun activities like swimming, boating and snorkelling. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Crystal River has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Pine Ridge Golf & Country Club (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Skyview At Terra Vista (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • El Diablo Golf & Country Club (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Southern Woods Golf Club (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
  • Lakeside Golf and Country Club (17.6 mi / 28.3 km)
  • The Dunes Golf Club (18 mi / 29 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Crystal River

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Crystal River is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Chassahowitzka Wildlife Reserve (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)
  • Crystal River Archaeological State Park (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Fort Island Gulf Beach (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Hunter Spring Park (3.6 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Crystal River National Wildlife Refuge (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Crystal River

The nearest airport is in Ocala, FL (OCF-Ocala Intl.), located 30.9 mi (49.7 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Crystal River?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 361 holiday lettings around Crystal River. From 260 houses to 27 cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Crystal River?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Crystal River:

  • Woods N Waters: 23 holiday homes
  • Indian Waters: 26 holiday homes
  • Crystal Shores: 24 holiday homes
  • Dixie Shores: 20 holiday homes
  • Springs at Kings Bay: 49 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Crystal River? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Crystal River. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Crystal River Archaeological State Park: 517 holiday lettings
  • Crystal River Watersports Marina: 528 holiday lettings
  • Crystal River National Wildlife Refuge: 530 holiday lettings
  • A Crystal River Kayak Company: 531 holiday lettings
  • Crystal River Perserve State Park Eco-Walk: 520 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Crystal River listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Crystal River?

Yes, of course. offers 260 Houses in Crystal River. Our other popular types of Crystal River holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 27 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 27 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 29 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Crystal River?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 103 holiday homes with pool available in Crystal River. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.