8 Best Beach Resorts In Tampa, Florida

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Beach resorts let you enjoy views of the ocean and many fun activities without the hassle of long drives. In the city of Tampa where almost every day is sunny, excellent beachfront resorts are aplenty. At beach resorts, travelers can get their fill of delicious food and refreshing drinks. They can also go shopping and watch entertaining shows. Enjoy a walk on fine sand. Swim, surf, or do shuffleboard in the beach. Beach resorts are also well-located. They are near top attractions. Visit Busch Gardens Tampa Bay, which is a zoo and an amusement park in one. Discover city’s 10,000 years of history at Tampa Bay History Center. Relish great food and beer at Tampa Bay Brewing Company. Have a leisurely stroll at Tampa Riverwalk and spot some manatees playing in the river. Read on for the best beach resorts in Tampa, Florida.

1. Sailport Waterfront Suites (from USD 169)

An all-waterfront, all-suite beach resort, Sailport Waterfront Suites on the coast of Old Tampa Bay will surely be one of your favorite places. Exceptionally striking is the heated outdoor pool and the beach nearby. Spacious rooms all come with a private balcony and a full kitchen. Wi-Fi is free and widely accessible. Smoke some barbecue. Play beach volleyball. Tone your muscles at Fitness Island, an outdoor fitness center. Savor mouthwatering dishes at the poolside bar and grill, Big Bamboo Bayside. Busch Gardens Tampa Bay is only a 22-minute drive from the resort.

Sailport Waterfront Suites

Address: 2506 North Rocky Point Drive

Outdoor pool (all year) Breakfast takeaway containers On-site parking Smoke alarms Pool with view Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas Snack bar Fax/photocopying

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2. Sheraton Sand Key Resort (from USD 288)

Guests say that their stay at Sheraton Sand Key Resort was unforgettable. The resort is well-located. Views are stunning, and the service is excellent and efficient. Drink wine on the balcony and enjoy the cool breeze. Savor an appetizing breakfast delivered to your door. Dine at Turtle Bar or have a quick snack at Poolside Café. You will have plenty to do here, as the resort also has three tennis courts, an exceptional fitness center, a glamorous pool, and a watercraft rental. The town center of Clearwater Beach is only a trolley ride away from the resort while Clearwater Marine Aquarium is only a 10-minute drive away.

Sheraton Sand Key Resort

Address: 1160 Gulf Boulevard

Linens, towels and laundry washed in accordance with local authority guidelines Ticket service Currency exchange Facilities for disabled guests Paid WiFi Breakfast takeaway containers Tennis court Fax/photocopying

3. Hyatt Regency Clearwater Beach Resort & Spa (from USD 359)

Near the Gulf of Mexico, Hyatt Regency Clearwater Beach Resort & Spa offers stunning views of the sunset. It is in close proximity to the beach. It features an inviting lobby. Relax in style at the resort’s full-service Sandava Spa. Take a dip in the rooftop pool. Enjoy working out at the 24-hour fitness center. Guest rooms and suites feature a balcony, a kitchen or a kitchenette, and a flat-screen TV with access to a yoga workout program. The bath is well-appointed, and the beds are comfortable. Clearwater Marine Aquarium is only a four-minute drive away from the hotel.

Hyatt Regency Clearwater Beach Resort & Spa

Address: 301 South Gulfview Boulevard

Dry cleaning Bar Laundry Mini-market on site Meeting/banquet facilities Facilities for disabled guests Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities Safety deposit box

4. Sirata Beach Resort (from USD 259)

Boasting alluring views of the Gulf of Mexico, Sirata Beach Resort is a stunning hotel where you can do many exciting activities. Enjoy parasailing or wave running at the sea. Take a dip in any of the three pools with cabanas and a whirlpool. Laze around on the hammock or simply relax in one of the beach cabanas. Walk on white sand and swim in the beach. Select rooms feature a balcony where you can take in captivating views of the sea. Egmont Key State Park is a 19-minute drive away from the resort while Boyd Hill Nature Preserve is only 13 minutes away.

Sirata Beach Resort

Address: 5300 Gulf Boulevard

Outdoor pool Pool bar Free parking Non-smoking rooms Business centre Babysitting/child services Private beach area Room service

5. Sandpearl Resort Private Beach (from USD 389)

Just 100 meters (328.1 feet) away from Clearwater Beach, Sandpearl Resort Private Beach, a four-star beachfront resort, is an excellent establishment where you can have access to a white-sand beach. It is also an ideal place for watching the sunset, parasailing, and playing a game of beach volleyball. You can also experience fine dining at the beachfront. The resort boasts a lagoon-style outdoor pool, a full-service spa, and elegant rooms with Wi-Fi access and walls painted in lovely hues. Each room has a flat-screen TV and a docking station. Delight in the views of Mandalay Bay and the Gulf of Mexico from your room. Also, art enthusiasts will love the fine art gallery on site.

Sandpearl Resort Private Beach

Address: 500 Mandalay Avenue

Luggage storage Family rooms Contactless check-in/check-out 24-hour front desk Bikes available (free) Food can be delivered to guest accommodation Air conditioning Heating

6. TradeWinds Island Grand (from USD 308)

Located just 200 meters (656.2 feet) away from the beach, TradeWinds Island Grand is a striking beach resort with 5 outdoor swimming pools, 4 trendy restaurants, and an elegant spa. Surf, swim, collect seashells, or simply walk around the sandy beach of St. Pete Beach. Play beach volleyball with friends. Go paddle boating with your kids. Enjoy a game of tennis. Choose a room with views of the Gulf of Mexico. Families with babies can also avail themselves of the 24-hour babysitting services for an additional fee. Fort De Soto Park is only a 16-minute drive away from the resort.

TradeWinds Island Grand

Address: 5500 Gulf Boulevard

On-site parking Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities Kid meals 24-hour security Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas Family rooms Hot tub Business centre

7. Hilton Clearwater Beach Resort & Spa (from USD 269)

Right on the beach, not far from Pier 60, is a well-maintained resort with complete amenities and facilities. Hilton Clearwater Beach Resort & Spa is the perfect place for a beach holiday. It boasts a beachfront overlooking the Gulf of Mexico. The outdoor pool is gorgeous and is just a five-minute walk away from Pier 60. Relax by the pool and watch the sun go down while sipping a cocktail from Tiki Bar. Dine at any of the on-site restaurants. Clearwater Marine Aquarium is only a four-minute drive away from the resort while Sand Key Park is only six minutes away.

Hilton Clearwater Beach Resort & Spa

Address: 400 Mandalay Avenue

Board games/puzzles 24-hour front desk Spa and wellness centre Safety deposit box Outdoor pool (all year) Outdoor pool Designated smoking area Concierge service

8. Opal Sands (from USD 564)

Highly rated by couples, Opal Sands features resort-style luxuries that will make it your favorite place: a full-service spa, a large fitness center, waterfront dining, and tropical-inspired cocktails. You normally don’t go to a resort for the food, though the on-site restaurant, Sea-Guini, offers delightful sea-to-table dishes that bring out great seafood flavors to the fore. Each room has a balcony, along with a TV, a refrigerator, and a coffee maker. A private bath for each room is also included. See dolphins at Winter & Hope at Clearwater Marine Aquarium, which is only a seven-minute drive from the hotel.

Opal Sands

Address: 430 Gulfview Boulevard

Shops (on site) Parking Food can be delivered to guest accommodation Air conditioning Internet services Private parking Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas Spa and wellness centre

Have a fun time in Tampa

For a truly fun and relaxing beach vacation, head to the diverse and fun place that is Tampa, Florida. With its pristine beaches, fascinating parks, amusement parks, and world-class beach resorts that shout “Luxury all the way!,“ you will certainly have a wonderful time in the city. So book one of these best resorts and head to the beautiful city of Tampa.

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