Our hotel in New Port Richey is surrounded by a rich history of parades, events, boating, golfing and so much more. Magnuson Hotel in New Port Richey is centrally located with a marina for easy access to the Gulf of Mexico and many wonderful waterways along Florida's west coastline. Come and enjoy a day at our poolside or rent a water toy and relax along the sands of Florida.
If you are in need of a beautiful and effective meeting location for your business, group, family re-union or church activity then come to Magnuson Hotel in New Port Richey.
Our highly trained staff is always available to meet your needs. We are here to take care of you, your family or clients.
We have a board room, meeting room, deck, courtyard, and Lounge available for rent for private parties, meetings, or events.
We offer onsite catering or you can bring your own food. Beverages can be purchased from our fully stocked bar.
Magnuson's location to the magnificent waterways of Florida's west coast makes it an ideal place to bring your friends and family. Our staff is knowledgeable about the local shops, museums, and rentals for your fun vacations stay.
If playing on the water is what you want, then Magnuson is the place to stay.
Daily and monthly boat slip rentals are available. For you convenience there is Charter Boat rentals out of our marina. Pontoon boat and kayak rentals and sailing boat charters are ready for your use. Be sure to enjoy an Island Paradise Charter w/sunset dinner cruises, river, island and dolphin watch cruises.
By 1914 the area around Orange Lake was being called "New Port Richey". In 1915 a separate post office was established for the residents of the southern part of Port Richey. The post office was named New Port Richey, and the name became official.
The growth of the city came about after George Sims purchased the Port Richey Land Company. He built a home in New Port Richey in 1916.
The first Chasco Fiesta™ was held in 1922 to raise money for the local library. The event was revived in 1947 and has been held annually since then. It includes a large street parade and a boat parade on successive Saturdays.
In 1924 New Port Richey was incorporated.