CRAWFORDVILLE, FLORIDA PROPERTY EST. 1937 Surrounded by 6,000 acres of pristine forest, The Lodge at Wakulla Springs is North Florida’s castle. Built in 1937 by industrialist Edward Ball, The Lodge is not only one of the most beautiful buildings of its period but also one of the few where guests can stay overnight. Located in the middle of Wakulla Springs State Park, The Lodge’s 27 rooms overlook one of the country’s largest springs. Whether enjoying fine dining in the Edward Ball Dining Room or cooling off with an ice cream at the world’s longest marble soda fountain, The Lodge’s beauty surrounds its guests. Nature, luxury, history, and comfort can all be found at The Lodge at Wakulla Springs. The Springs has been the setting for many classic movies, including The Creature from the Black Lagoon, several Johnny Weissmuller Tarzan films, and Airport 77. ORIGINAL HOTEL CHARMING SERVICE BLENDED DÉCOR MEDITERRANEAN REVIVAL AMENITIES 27 guestrooms. The Lodge overlooks the protected Wakulla Springs, one of the largest natural springs in the world. The springs are open for swimmers, and Jungle Boat Tours are available to take guests down the river to see the untouched beauty of the springs. Within the park guests can birdwatch and observe manatees but still return to the comforts and fine dining of The Lodge. The Lodge has banquet, event, and wedding facilities. DINING The Lodge is home to the Edward Ball Dining Room, which serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner 365 days a year. The Lodge’s incredible chefs create an ever-changing menu, utilizing local ingredients, such as Apalachicola oysters, Gulf shrimp, and Gulf grouper. The restaurant is also known for its amazing steaks. The Soda Fountain, home to the world’s largest marble soda fountain, serves ice cream treats and light fare all year long. LOCATION Just 16 miles from downtown Tallahassee, Florida and is 12 miles from historic St. Marks, a town nestled along the Gulf of Mexico. The Lodge is beautifully situated in the middle of 6,000 acres of pristine forest overlooking Wakulla Springs, one of the largest natural springs. Tallahassee Int’l Airport: 15 miles, 22 minutes. 550 Wakulla Park Drive Wakulla Springs, FL 32327 T 850.421.2000
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