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Pelican Post Motel

202 First Street North, Bradenton Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217
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Ranked #6 of 11 hotels in Bradenton Beach
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kat W Orlando, Florida
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Orlando, Florida
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28 reviews 28 reviews
3 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So I read the reviews and such... so here is my 2 cents worth :) I stayed here one night- needed a reason to get out Orlando.... we Orlando-ites don't get to the beach as much as we should. Anyway, I drove over in the morning and spent it on the beach. About 2 I went over the the Pelican... More

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britontour
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Second time at the PP.I just love this place.Got the king studio this time,just perfect everything you need and nothing you don't.No pool but a great place to relax before or after the madness of Orlando.3 days of doing absolutely nothing,not that theres much to do on Anna Maria.If you want lots of bars/clubs,chain hotel, shops,Restaurants and starbucks then this... More

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Palm Harbor, Florida
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Stayed at this Motel this past weekend and absolutely Loved It! Very clean, quiet and cozy! Close to Everything! Felt very safe and welcomed! I had guests that visited during my stay and they were so accomodating and provided extra parking spaces as there is only 1 space per room. Was so awesome to walk out of the room and... More

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Columbia, Missouri
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014 via mobile

Loved the pelican and the staff! Also very clean they definitely take pride in that we saw then cleaning 1 room and they probably spent all day! Super close to the beach, food, and gift shops! A friend of ours stayed in a different hotel that looked a lot the same and paid at least twice the amount! I would... More

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Orlando, Florida
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

Very cute and cozy, not the hilton but great place to stay. Could use a pool but only 2 blocks to the beach and 2 blocks to the pier. Great value for the money. Centrally located, walked to several stores and ice cream shop.

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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

Heading north from Naples we made a last minute decision to stop here for the night on our way home. We were originally supposed to spend a week in the area but due to family needs we had to cancel. We arrived tired and were not disappointed. The beds were very comfy and the sheets clean and crisp. We were... More

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Clearwater, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

We enjoyed our stay at Pelican Post. The staff was friendly and attentive to our needs. We liked the location (if not directly on the beach.) The room could have been stocked with more items. Not like a hotel where you get soap, shampoo, conditioner in case you left yours at home. We had to ask for a few other... More

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Cincinnati, Ohio
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

I booked my brother, his wife and their young teen for a room for 3 nights at the Pelican Post so they could drive down from Gainesville to visit with our mom, who is elderly and was on the island for a stay in her trailer home nearby. Both my brother (not picky) and my sister-in-law (a bit picky) said... More

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Phoenix, Arizona
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48 reviews 48 reviews
8 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014 via mobile

When staying in Bradenton Beach the Pelican Post is a great place to stay, is clean, staff is friendly and will assist on anything, one block from town, close to the beach. Don't pass this by, it is a gem.

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Kissimmee, Florida
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

My family of 5 stayed in the "Cottage" a few weekends ago. It was perfect. It's definitely a taste of Old Florida, but it's clean and charming and situated in an amazing area. It's not really touristy, everyone is so laid back and friendly. You're a block away from Bridge street which has some amazing dining and shops. A 2... More

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Address: 202 First Street North, Bradenton Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217
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Location: United States > Florida > Anna Maria Island > Bradenton Beach
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Also Known As:
Pelican Post Hotel Bradenton Beach
Pelican Post Bradenton Beach
Pelican Post Motel Anna Maria Island/Bradenton Beach, FL

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Bradenton Beach #5 Romantic Hotel in Bradenton Beach
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The Pelican Post is just what you need for an easy, relaxed and affordable beach vacation! Just 150 steps from the gorgeous Gulf beach in the charming little town of Bradenton Beach on Anna Maria Island, you'll have a pleasant ground floor studio, apartment, or suite near not only the beach, but the fishing pier, and little shops and restaurants. You can count on a nice, clean, cozy room or apartment, in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. ... more   less 
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