Crystal River

Crystal River Travel Guide

Articles about Crystal River

By Lyndsey Matthews

Hotels in Crystal River

The grand antebellum-like property has plenty of on-site distractions, including a superb golf course and large rooms, some with water views.

Restaurants in Crystal River

The juicy Cuban sandwiches, made with butter-slathered pressed bread, are unbeatable; owners Huvi and Malinda Pardo dole out meals all day, with free live music most evenings.

Things to do in Crystal River

More than 350 manatees winter in Crystal River. This outfitter lets you swim, scuba dive, or snorkel among the gentle, 1,200-pound giants where they congregate, in Kings Bay, in the Crystal River National Wildlife Refuge.