The Plantation on Crystal River




Romance thrives at The Plantation on Crystal River. At this 50 year old 232 acre resort, discover the coasts of Florida by surrounding yourself with the natural springs of Crystal River and Kings Bay. The V.I.P. guest of The Plantation on Crystal River
are the West Indian Manatees who migrate to Kings Bay to enjoy the warm climates every year. A variety of onsite activities such as swimming with the manatees and taking a boat tour are available to allow you and your loved ones the opportunity to explore and appreciate these incredible beasts of the sea. There are always new and fun experiences to be had at The Plantation on Crystal River. This peaceful resort offers a variety of special services and packages to ensure a memorable stay and space for you to share your love story. At the breathtaking ballroom, envelope yourself in amazing views of Kings Bay, or share that perfect kiss beneath a romantic gazebo that overlooks the water. With more than 12,000 square feet of event space, The Plantation on Crystal River makes the perfect wedding destination that your guests of all ages will surely appreciate. At The Plantation on Crystal River, the professional and experienced staff know how important a seamless and stress free wedding is; let The Plantation on Crystal River take care of your every detail. Share your love story and begin your life together at Florida's premier wedding facility that is perfect for every bride.

Venue Style

Ocean/Waterfront View, Plantation, Outdoor


Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor/Outdoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 350 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 350 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 225 guests
Max Outdoor Reception: 225 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start at 4:00PM. Events must end by midnight.

Rental Fees

The rental fee is $1,000 for a reception and includes 6 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. The set up fee for a ceremony is $750. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $100/hr.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at The Plantation on Crystal River is estimated at between $8,268 and $14,136 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Wedding planning services
Bride's dressing area
Dance floor
Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Venue set up and clean up
Votive candles
Overnight accommodations available
Day-of coordinator
Champagne toast
Complimentary bridal suite
Full kitchen facilities
Large parking lot

Special Restrictions

All food and beverage handled by venue
Venue must approve all decorations
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Catering provided by venue
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
Smoking outside only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by 10:00PM