Top 10 Beachfront Hotels Near St. Petersburg, Florida - Updated 2023

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Those who have been to Florida knows that some of the best beaches in the state lies near St. Petersburg, on the Gulf of Mexico. Within this territory, the landscape is like heaven on earth — clear water, pristine sand, and cluster of palm trees. On the beach, there are plenty of solo and family-friendly activities that you can do, such as water-related sports like snorkeling and parasailing; and romantic spots for a honeymoon trip. What is a better way to enjoy what St. Petersburg has to offer than staying at a beachfront hotel? So, if spending some time in the Sunshine State sounds like a great idea for you, consider booking a room at one of these top beachfront hotels near St. Petersburg, Florida,and treat yourself to the holiday of your dream.

1. Pier House 60 Clearwater Beach Marina Hotel (from USD 140)

Pier House 60 Clearwater Beach Marina Hotel is an accommodation located just steps from Clearwater beach - 100 meters (0.06 mi) to be exact. Surrounded by pearly white sand and located in the center of all the action in St. Petersburg, this property is stellar in everything: location, views, facilities, and service. The view of the Gulf of Mexico can be enjoyed with a cocktail in hand at Jimmy’s Crow’s Nest rooftop bar. Sunbathe while listening to the sound of the crashing waves in the afternoon and roast marshmallows on the beach at night.

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Pier House 60 Clearwater Beach Marina Hotel

Address: 101 Coronado Drive
20.01 km (12.5 mi) from Madeira Beach Access

2. Beachview Hotel (from USD 84)

At this beachfront resort, you’ll have access to a beautiful stretch of shoreline. The rooms are decorated in a stylish beach style, with a blue, white and cream color scheme. Some units even have private balconies. There are thoughtful amenities for families, an outdoor pool with extra towel. Have a meal on the outdoor table, or soak in Florida sun on the chairs around the pool set on the sun terrace. About 700 meters (0.4 mi) away from the beach is Pier 60 - a great spot for enjoying the nature. Clearwater beach is just across the hotel, within 100 meters (0.06 mi).

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Beachview Hotel

Address: 325 South Gulfview Boulevard
19.67 km (12.3 mi) from Madeira Beach Access

3. Gulfview Hotel - On the Beach (from USD 109)

Finally, a hotel that offers excellent room service and comprehensive amenities, without costing an arm and leg. Each unit and suite in the hotel comes with a patio, a kitchen area, and a cable television. When guests need a break from the beach, they can play at the mini golf course. There is an outdoor pool and a whirlpool bath too, perfect for relaxing after a long day of walking. Clearwater beach is just a stone’s throw away from the hotel.

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Gulfview Hotel - On the Beach

Address: 625 South Gulfview Boulevard
19.03 km (11.9 mi) from Madeira Beach Access

4. Postcard Inn on The Beach (from USD 119)

The scenic view of the stretched coast of St. Pete beach, which is located 200 meters (0.2 mi) from this premise, serves as the front lawn for Postcard Inn on the Beach hotel. The walls in its rooms are painted in the cute color of white, beige, and some even in ocean blue. Each unit features quality linens and a window to let in natural light. Other amenities such as Wi-Fi, a flat-screen TV with cable channels, and refrigerator are also available in each unit. Once you’re done strolling on the beach, come to the lobby and play some fun board games with your family or friends. Other entertaining activities that you can enjoy here include volleyball and billiards. Definitely worth your money!

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Postcard Inn On The Beach

Address: 6300 Gulf Boulevard
8.68 km (5.4 mi) from Madeira Beach Access

5. Club Wyndham Clearwater Beach Resort (from USD 269)

A charming oasis nestled in the heart of St. Petersburg. Club Wyndham Clearwater Beach Resort is adorned with contemporary art pieces and features an outdoor pool decorated with palm trees and lounge chairs. This charming hotel boasts comfort, relaxation, and a strategic location, being just 100 meters (0.06 mi) away from Clearwater beach. Go all the way and book the presidential one-bedroom suite for an unforgettable stay in Florida. The room boasts an ultra-modern kitchen area, a grand living room, and a private bathroom that comes complete with a hairdryer, a shower and a bath.

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Club Wyndham Clearwater Beach Resort

Address: 110 Coronado Drive
20.05 km (12.5 mi) from Madeira Beach Access

6. Edge Hotel Clearwater Beach (from USD 174)

This elegant property offers an outdoor pool and homey rooms with fridge and microwave. Free internet access and two swimming pools come with the room, making this hotel a good value for families, and especially business travelers as there’s a huge event and meeting space available for booking at an additional charge for those looking to hold a meeting during their staycation. Enjoy breakfast with a scenery of Gulf of Mexico in 505 at the Edge, an on-site restaurant that serves fresh catches from the sea. The hotel is just 250 meters (0.2 mi) from the beach.

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Edge Hotel Clearwater Beach

Address: 505 South Gulfview Boulevard
19.23 km (12.0 mi) from Madeira Beach Access

7. The Don CeSar (from USD 207)

A visit to St. Pete beach stunning stretch of sand warrants a stay at this posh resort. The Don CeSar is located only 100 meters (0.06 mi) from the beach. In afternoon, go jet skiing on the water, then head back to the hotel and rejuvenate your mind and body at Spa Oceana. After that, enjoy a meal made from fresh catches of the day and ingredients purchased from local farmer at Maritana Grille.The hotel’s pink façade and splendor architecture exude a sense of modernity. With various shops, lounges, heated pools, and a 24-hours fitness center, you will be spoilt for choices here.

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The Don CeSar

Address: 3400 Gulf Boulevard
11.5 km (7.2 mi) from Madeira Beach Access

8. Residence Inn by Marriott St. Petersburg Treasure Island (from USD 179)

Few hotels in St. Petersburg sits directly on the beach, but Residence Inn by Marriott St. Petersburg Treasure Island occupies land on a wonderful shoreline, 150 meters (0.09 mi) from Treasure Island. Before starting your beach adventure, begin your day with a buffet breakfast from the hotel. Feel free to take advantage of the pool and hot tub to reinvigorate yourself. The hotel doesn’t just welcome human guests, they allow pets as well. Guests who bring pets can ask for a pet bowl in the room. Balcony is available in every unit, but only certain rooms are built with a living area and space for cooking. So, if you want these facilities, be sure to look for rooms with those features when making a booking.

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Residence Inn by Marriott St. Petersburg Treasure Island

Address: 11908 Gulf Boulevard
3.14 km (2.0 mi) from Madeira Beach Access

9. Hotel SOL (from USD 109)

Welcome to Hotel SOL, nestled against the stunning shoreline of North Redington beach that’s 50 only meters (0.03 mi) away. Relaxing is certainly not an issue here with beach chairs and a garden, ready to lull you into a state of relaxation. However, guests who love to stay active will find plenty of activities to keep themselves on the run either on the beach or in the water. A picnic area is available for family guests who want to have fun outside the beach. You’ll want to soak up the stunning views of the beach from the terrace or the swimming pool.

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Hotel SOL

Address: 17566 Gulf Boulevard
4.3 km (2.7 mi) from Madeira Beach Access

10. Barefoot Beach Club (from USD 99)

Offering a sun-soaked location in Florida, Barefoot Beach Club is an easy choice for this list. Enjoy scenery of Gulf of Mexico and sunset from your room, then go to the barbecue area to make a hearty meat meal. Relax and allow the maid service to take care of the cleaning chores. Bored of the beach and thinking of visiting other places? When you stay here, John’s Pass is just a short drive away. A facility that you’ll find here but not in other hotels is a library - great for when you just need a good read to unwind. Guests with family can also request to borrow the board games or puzzles for some family time. Located 50 meters (0.03 mi) off the hotel, it should take you only a few steps to arrive at North Redington beach.

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Barefoot Beach Club

Address: 13238 Gulf Boulevard
1.49 km (1.0 mi) from Madeira Beach Access

Florida — home to great vacation destinations

There is a reason why Florida has been a top tropical travel destination in America for so many years. The number one being the splendid beaches with clear water, pristine water, and pretty sunsets that you can enjoy all year round. The increasing availability of luxury resorts, kid-friendly attractions, and beautiful beaches made it possible for every kind of travelers to find accommodation that suits their needs. As such, we hope you’ll find an accommodation that you like from the list. Take a look and get inspired!

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