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Amber Tides Motel

2.0 of 5 420 Hamden Drive, Clearwater, FL 33767
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The rooms are small, but clean. The staff is great! Amanda/Mandy was excellent! Game room up a block, heated outdoor pool and close to everything in walking distance. For a traveler on a budget you can't go wrong here!

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Halifax, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for one night in October. If you arrive during the week you need to check in at the sister hotel down the road (it's not far). Check in staff were fab - very friendly and pleasant. Amber Tides is very tired and needs quite a bit of TLC. We had two rooms. In one, the bathroom had... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

my wife and i celebrated our one year anniversary on the 26th of October, we were very happy with the condition of the room and the people that worked there were super. we would recommend this hotel to anyone wanting to stay in clear water. the only thing i didn't like was there was no bible in the bed side... More

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Thought the price was a bit high but it was par for a busy time of year. Canadian guests reckon very good rates for longer stays . Perhaps a bit basic. The rooms are wooden cabins.The pool is small.Next to a road that very occasionally gets noisey. It's clean , near the beach and a couple of bar/restaurants and very... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

we had a lovely stay the beach is only five mins away pool area very relaxing staff helpfull joe the managerwas really friendly and a great help the room was adaquate for what we needed could do with a safe in the room if you like fishing its a great place could maybe do with a little bit of updating... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

We stayed here for 2 nights and found it to be quite comfortable. While its not on the beach, its close enough, just a short walk away. The room was spacious. Parking out the front. It's a little rundown but for the price we were happy. My biggest complaint was that the blinds didn't block out enough light in the... More

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014 via mobile

By far the most disgusting hotel I've ever stayed in. The office isn't even open, you have to go to a nice one down the road to check in and get your key. Plants are dead or overgrown, carpet is old, ripped or with holes. tile is ancient, broken, dirty as are the floors. Air conditioning is sub par. Patio... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

This place looked nothing like the online photos.. I was sent to the bigger motel for check in at the stay an play. Not having a voice cause of two tournaments in town, we had no where else to go. You could see the lacking maintenance without entering the room.

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Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

We stayed in room 15. I expected amber tides to honestly be not that great but boy was I wrong! Amber tides will def be a place I will be staying agin! Everyone was so nice and our room was very cozy. My friends and I had a great time. The pool was right in the front of our room... More

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Our stay at Amber Tides over Memorial Day weekend was a good news/bad news situation. We (My husband, our one year old, and myself) stayed in Room 10, which is just a room--no kitchenette. The good news: The manager was very friendly and accommodating to all of our requests, eg. extra towels, fork and knife, beach towels. The pool area... More

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Address: 420 Hamden Drive, Clearwater, FL 33767
Location: United States > Florida > Clearwater
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Amber Tides Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 11
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