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Blue Wave Motel Suites

3.0 of 5 Motel   |   440 East Shore Drive, Clearwater, FL 33767
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Ranked #32 of 95 hotels in Clearwater
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I stayed here over the weekend with my family and it was the best stay I've had with any Motel. Gayle and Rodney were awesome they helped with anything we needed they provided beach towels and chairs and they also had bikes you can use for free to ride around and see the sights. The beach is right down the... More

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Springfield - Delaware County, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just back from our "Phillies & Golf" trip and we can wait to get back to stay at the Blue Wave. It is right in the middle of all the action so besides the game & golf, we walked to great restaurants, shopping and drinks. Gayle and Rodney could not do enough for us. If you needed it and it... More

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Sioux Falls, South Dakota
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

Room was good for a short stay...that was not my priority.. The owners were special people who were very friendly and helpful with suggestions of what to do in the area! Traveling alone and felt very safe.

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Toronto, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

We have stayed at the Bluewave now for 5 years and always come back. The location is great and there is always something to see from the rooftop deck.The kitchen has everything you need and a gas range is nice for cooking breakfast etc. Rodney Gayle and Al are all extremely nice people and always make us feel at home.... More

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Orlando, Florida
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2013

We discovered Blue Wave Motel a few years back when we lived in Orlando and escaped to Clearwater Beach for the weekend. Gayle and Rodney could not be more helpful and hospitable. We have moved to Boynton Beach, but everytime we go to the Blue Wave Motel, it is like better than going to visit family! The Lauers'

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felkera, Manager at Blue Wave Motel Suites, responded to this review

Dear Bonnie: Everyone here at Blue Wave Suites thank you for your kind words about our Motel. Thanks again and see you soon. Capt. Al, Rodney and Gayle More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

My brother and I had just arrived and needed a place to drop off the bags before going out. Looked up the reviews and the price and gave the place a call. Got directions from Rodney and it was great from there. Rodney greeted us with a nice cold beer and checked us into room 6 (right next to the... More

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Marlborough, Massachusetts
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

I recently stayed with my daughter, mother and aunt for our first trip to Clearwater for 2 nights. The motel is clean and well maintained. There is abundant parking. There is access to beautiful beach in just minutes by foot. They have beach chairs, umbrellas, towels, etc available for use. Rodney was fantastic and clearly committed to providing a nice... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

We booked our trip based on the excellent reviews. Received a call several days before our arrival from Gayle apoligizing about the road work and said she understood if we decide not to stay but if we do she would give us a substantial discount which she did. When we arrived, the road work was not nearly as bad as... More

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Takoma Park, Maryland, United States
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

My mom and I stayed here on our first trip to Clearwater, and loved it! The owners, Gayle and Rodney, couldn't be any nicer, the rooms were clean and decorated so lovely, and it's a very convenient walk to the beautiful Clearwater Beach. Gayle and Rodney really put the guests' comfort and enjoyment first. They provided plenty of beach chairs... More

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Boca Raton, Florida
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013

After excellent reviews, we decided to book our family vacation here . When we arrived, road work did not allow access to park in front of the motel. The manager, Gail was very nice though & showed us a few other suites away from the roadwork. They had a lot to be desired in their way of cleanliness & neatness... More

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alan f, Manager at Blue Wave Motel Suites, responded to this review

Dear Visitor from Boca Raton: We apologize for the untimely road work by the City of Clearwater, to enhance the island Unfortunately you did not stay at our cute Boutique Motel, nor enjoy all that this beautiful little island offers, the fabulous sunsets, the friendly staff, nightime entertainment on Pier 60 and the 50% discount for the construction in front... More

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Additional Information about Blue Wave Motel Suites

Also Known As:
Blue Wave Hotel
Blue Wave Hotel Clearwater
Address: 440 East Shore Drive, Clearwater, FL 33767
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Location: United States > Florida > Clearwater
Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Suites
Hotel Style:
#6 Romantic Hotel in Clearwater
#8 Best Value Hotel in Clearwater
#10 On the Beach Hotel in Clearwater
#37 Family Hotel in Clearwater
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Blue Wave Motel Suites 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
All rooms are newly remodeled one bedroom suites with very high quality appointments like Granite counter tops in complete kitchen, wood cabinets, full size refrigerator with ice maker, 4 burner gas stove. Tile floor to ceiling in bathroom. Some suites have Intercoastal Waterway view. Guests gather at our Roof Top Terrace for drinks and watch the sunset on the Gulf of Mexico with music. Our favorite gathering spot has view of the Gulf and Intercoastal waterway. Only 10 rooms at this cute Mom and Pop friendly resort all suite motel. Get twice the room, for half the price of the Hilton and Sandpearl Hotels across the street. Friendly service and help with all your vacation needs is why our Guests return, and never a charge for parking, playpens, beach chairs and maid service. ... more   less 
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