Best Tour Packages Available
Because the Manatee tours are so early in the morning, we suggest staying here in the Nature Coast the night before so your vacation is more relaxing. We recommend 3 different lodging locations due to their outstanding reputations and the Discounts they offer American Pro Diving Center customers.
Holiday Inn Express (Two locations, Lecanto and Crystal River) Both located on Hwy 44 just before Crystal River and on the way to the dive shop. The Holiday Inn Express Lecanto is pet friendly and the Holiday Inn Express Crystal River is pet free and smoke free and offer upgrades from standard queen to king size beds as well as two room suites.
Common Amenities for both Hotels. These Hotel and Suites are brand new and offering a long list of amenities. Start your morning with a FREE Express Start Hot Breakfast included with your stay. If you are in a hurry they have "breakfast to go" as well.
The Standard Rooms are very clean and offer: Two queen size beds, in-room coffee maker, microwave refrigerator, iron/ironing board, hair dryers, 32’ LCD TV w/ DirecTV, outdoor heated Pool, fitness center, Free high speed internet access, business center, handicapped-accessible rooms, guest laundry, Free local calls, voice mail, Free newspaper, smoke free, and best of all the facility is Eco Friendly. With all these amenities offered, you would expect to pay a large nightly rate, but not with American Pro Diving Center! Book a trip with us and receive a downloadable Discount.
Coupon for a special rate on a standard room. The regular standard room rate fluctuates depending on the time of year so call or email us for the surprisingly low nightly rates and how to download the discount coupon. Some blackout dates do not allow the use of this coupon so again call ahead of time. Because the morning Crystal River manatee trip finishes around 11:00am which is normal checkout time, the Holiday Inn Express offers a later checkout of 12:30 Free for American Pro Diving Center guests.
The newest and only Hampton Inn Hotel in Crystal River. We are located just blocks away from American Pro Diving Center on US Hwy 19 / Suncoast Blvd. This area has the world's largest concentration of our gentle giants so come visit with the manatee at American Pro Diving Center and and enjoy your stay with our beautiful new Hotel. Your stay includes many extras, such as Complimentary Breakfast, USA Newspaper Monday thru Friday. We have spacious king rooms and suites, high tech business center, 650 sq. ft. Meeting Room, outdoor heated swimming pool, fitness room
equipped with treadmills, weights, step machine, benches and exercise mats. We know balancing family, friends, work and free time keeps you busy. We want to help you start your day off right. Whether you’re visiting for business or pleasure, you’ll always get a clean and fresh Hampton bed®, FREE high-speed internet access, FREE Continental breakfast served daily with hot items, fresh-baked waffles, hearty oatmeal with toppings, friendly, helpful service and more - for one rate. Breakfast on the run is available for those going to the early meetings and tours. Late check-out is available without charge until 12:00 PM for those going to early manatee tours.
The Last Resort (Homosassa) - Located on the Homosassa River this cottage style living offers one bedroom with two double beds, a sofa bed, fully equipped kitchen, cable TV, wireless internet, gazebo, charcoal grill, guest laundry, ice machine, boat dock, and a panoramic view of the Homosassa River. The Last Resort requires a minimum two night stay and their rates fluctuates depending on low or high season time frame. During the week they may offer a one night stay for an additional fee, so call or email us ahead of time as they are limited on cottages.