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Lake Kissimee lodging info

Post by flboy » Mon Jan 24, 2005 7:54 pm

Are there any motels/cabins for rent on Lake Kissimee? (that are airboat friendly)

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Post by rick » Mon Jan 24, 2005 8:11 pm

There's probably more, but four that I know of are listed in the Airboat Directory.
http://www.airboatdirectory.com/40_D_-_Fish_Camps,_Marinas,_&_Resorts.shtml

Camp Mack River Resort
Grape Hammock Fish Camp
Middleton's Fish Camp at Overstreet Landing
Thomas Landing

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Post by DAVE » Mon Jan 24, 2005 8:12 pm

THERE IS THOMAS LANDING AND CAMP MACK THAT HAVE CABINS AND TENT SITES http://WWW.CAMPMACK.COM

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Post by Aces over 8s » Tue Jan 25, 2005 8:51 pm

Thomas landing is very airboat friendly, almost to friendly.. I've got a place In River Ranch and we go by there all the time. Always airboats on the ramp. Call in advance, they sell out fast during the busy weekends.
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Post by airboatgoddess » Tue May 16, 2006 4:04 pm

I would choose Camp Mack over Thomas Landing. The road is paved to Camp Mack. Also they have all the necessities at hand if you forget something. They have a new hotel, a riverhouse, park models, a LOUNGE and such.

The road to Thomas Landing is pure sugar sand. It was difficult enough to get back there without a boat tow. I couldn't imagine if we had our airboat in tow. The best thing about that place is the location on the lake. It is a prime location right on the lake. But it's not as efficient as Camp Mack.

We checked the two places out this past weekend.
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Post by Skeeter » Tue May 16, 2006 4:19 pm

All cabins in surrounding area of LK Kiss are booked for Memorial Day weekend.There may be camp sites available.

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Post by Daddy Dave » Tue May 16, 2006 4:37 pm

There is also:

J & J Motel at Indian Lakes - 863-692-1714
Waters Edge Cabins - 863-696-1411
Lake Cypress Fish Camp - 407-957-3135
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Post by MadSid » Tue May 16, 2006 9:33 pm

I stayed at the River Ranch Resort last weekend ,you can launch there or grape hammok rooms are nice ,bar and restaurants on site .

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Post by basketcase0302 » Wed May 17, 2006 5:57 am

flboy,

There is also the option of "primitive camping' out on the islands/Gardners Marsh. Had a blast when we've done this.

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Lak e Kissimmee lodgin info.

Post by Duece » Thu Jun 08, 2006 10:21 pm

Does anybody know if any of the above listed lodging facilities have a pool?

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Post by cntry141iq » Thu Jun 08, 2006 10:52 pm

Camp Mack has a pool
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Post by MadSid » Thu Jun 08, 2006 11:51 pm

River Ranch Resort has a large pool and hottub

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Post by basketcase0302 » Fri Jun 09, 2006 5:36 am

Duece,

River Ranch does have a pool but keep in mind....

You gotta either take the boat through the locks,YEE-HAH! Or trailer around them to launch into the lake.

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Post by Duece » Fri Jun 09, 2006 6:11 am

I've only been to the lake once, and I spent about 6 mos. working on the bridge that crosses the south end of the lake, so I'm not real familiar with where the closest boat ramp is to River Ranch. Is it the one @ the Kissimmee bridge or is there another one closer? Thanks for the info., and yee-hah is right on the locks, don't believe I'll be doing that any time soon.

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Post by cntry141iq » Fri Jun 09, 2006 10:50 am

The closest boat ramp to river ranch is in river ranch. What is the problem with the locks ?? I used to go through them several times a day at okeechobee sometimes with two or three of us in there at once. It is a little confining but I never had a problem at all.
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Post by MadSid » Fri Jun 09, 2006 3:10 pm

As long as you get back through the locks by 6pm your ok other wise you can launch at grape hammock which is almost directly across from river ranch and a 5 min drive .

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Post by Duece » Fri Jun 09, 2006 5:33 pm

Thanks for the info everybody, I appreciate it.

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