St Petersburg Resorts

Choosing St Petersburg resorts over luxury hotels is a great option for visitors seeking a resort experience with plenty of family-friendly activities directly onsite. St Petersburg Florida beach resorts offer an experience akin to one-stop shopping. The ability to wander off the property and explore St Pete's is there but when you just feel like relaxing and enjoying recreational activities without leaving the premises, there are scores of options to choose from.

Grand Plaza Beachfront Resort Hotel

Grand Plaza Beachfront Resort Hotel
Grand Plaza Beachfront Resort Hotel

The Grand Plaza Hotel and Resort in St Petersburg is directly on the white, sandy shores of St Petersburg, Florida. Only a short drive to Tampa Bay, visitors can easily visit top theme parks like Busch Gardens and Adventure Island, and reach many more within an hour of Tampa. The Grand Plaza offers many things to do within the property, including professional volley ball courts, a large outdoor swimming pool and plenty of waterfront recreation. Guest suites come in a range of designs and exude an air of sophistication with a relaxed, tropical feel. Spacious, inviting and offering access to many amenities, suites at the Grand Plaza Hotel and Resort in St Petersburg are equipped with one and two private balconies with beautiful views of the Gulf Of Mexico.

Dolphin Beach Resort

St Petersburg Resorts
St Petersburg Resorts

There are also smaller St Petersburg Florida beach resorts to choose from, granting the option of a more personal feel with a smaller guest list. Dolphin Beach Resort (pictured) is situated on the Gulf Coast and is a low rise building with fewer than 200 guest rooms. The central focus of this resort in St Petersburg is the large pool surrounded by a sweeping sundeck and pool lounges ideal for basking in the sun. Almost 500 feet of white sand beach fronts the Dolphin Beach Resort where affordable cabana rentals dot the waterfront. Large guest rooms offer easy access to the onsite grill house, lobby lounge, beach bar, and patio dining. Madeira Beach, Treasure Island, and Redington Beach are a few of the nearby beaches and areas easily reached via a short drive.

Alden Beach Resort

Alden Beach Resort
Alden Beach Resort

Showcasing illuminated, cascading fountains against a white-washed building on Gulf Boulevard, the attractive facade of Alden Beach Resort in St Petersburg is just the beginning of a wonderful vacation experience. Comprising five acres of tropical gardens and palms, The Alden overlooks the Gulf of Mexico, affording guests glorious ocean views and brilliant sunsets. Guest rooms offer signature Florida hues and are equipped with comfortable furniture, large sitting areas, and roomy balconies complete with outdoor furniture. Outdoors, guest amenities include lit tennis courts, basketball, volleyball, ping pong, and shuffle board. Two heated pools, outdoor whirlpool spas, and water sports like sailing, wind surfing, parasailing, and jet skiing are all available. As with many St Petersburg resorts, guest services will also make preparations for ocean cruises, arrange rental cars, charter fishing trips, and much more.

St Petersburg resorts offer the convenience of dining onsite which provides guests with the option of saving more time for the beach, rather than restaurant hunting. The many advantages of a resort vacation, coupled with the great prices offered through a slew of vacation packages, makes this accommodation choice very attractive. With a wallet full of savings, numerous onsite activities, and dining on the premises, St Petersburg Florida beach resorts are a popular option for visitors wanting to enjoy the beach and explore nearby attractions.

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