We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 96 Clearwater hotels

Beachview Inn

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   325 South Gulfview Blvd, Clearwater, FL 33767 (Formerly Howard Johnson Express)
Hotel amenities
Beachview Inn
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 4 more sites!
Save
You added Beachview Inn to your Saves list
Ranked #66 of 96 Hotels in Clearwater
A recent review
Write a Review

237 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    30
    84
    56
    32
    35
See reviews for
96
82
5
8
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (87)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Norwegian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (237)
  • Mar-May only
    (83)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (76)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (42)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (36)
All months
liverpool
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Third time we've stayed here. first and second time we had free parking and wifi third time..no!! $10.00 to park for a total of 17 hours and were told wifi would be charged at $3,50 per night of stay. Not a good move by hotel. They should build these extra costs into the advertised price not tell guests about them... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Streamwood, Illinois
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This place is so dated that they still have tube televisons! Aside from it being dirty and finding beer bottles outside in the parking lot. They also charge you for parking per day!!! Parking should be included if you are staying there!!! We booked the hotel and when we walked up to the room we didnt like it and decided... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
North Tonawanda, New York
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location was perfect. It is located in the center of the strip which is convenient for shopping and restaurants. Upon arrival we received a coupon for a free drink at the restaurant next door. We did use it and ended up having dinner there! The staff is very friendly and helpful. As with most hotels in the area it... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The room was clean and had a wonderful view. It was a small room, but for the great price I got on Priceline, it was a huge bargain!! They do have internet (it showed as no internet when we reserved the room). There was a $10 parking fee, but this didn't bother me as the price was so great! The... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Wesley Chapel, Florida
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you want luxury, the Hyatt is right next door. If you want a decent place to stay that's right across the street from the beach and won't cost you an arm and a leg... this is the place for you. Stayed here on New Year's Eve and it served it's purpose perfectly. It's nothing to write home about but... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
9 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We drove into Clearwater without having any reservations for a place to stay, this place was very accommodating and CLEAN. It's very close to things to do, places to eat and enjoying the very clean beach. This isn't a top hotel chain, but was a close second due to pricing and availability. I'd stay here again in a pinch. I... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Kitchener, Canada
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had night to kill before flight. Room was clean, comfortable albeit a bit dated. The free breakfast was adequate but no hot food other than toast. However, the location was superb - the best beach in Florida is right out the front door. Nice restaurant next door. Parking was extra which wiped out breakfast benefit. Internet was free. would stay... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very old unit, not soundproof, dirty, years of paint layers trying to cover it up. Crawling little bugs, holes in curtains and furniture. Watch out....when u check out they say "I have just one charge, $10 for pparking." Haha nice move.....that's not good business. Guess it pays for replacing the crunchy towels.

Was this review helpful? Yes
East Lansing, Michigan
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You have to pay extra for parking and internet. They are also extremely strict and watchful that you don't take extra food at the complementary breakfast, which only included prepackaged baked goods and yogurt. The room itself was fantastic with a really great view with huge windows. Great location-walking distance to lots of good restaurants and shops. Beach is across... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

I just checked in to this place last night and clearly told the staff that it was my 21st birthday and and I was going to have some people over. At first the staff was nice about it and told me it was alright if no one parked in the lot that didn't own parking pass and if there was... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Beachview Inn? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Beachview Inn

Address: 325 South Gulfview Blvd, Clearwater, FL 33767 (Formerly Howard Johnson Express)
Location: United States > Florida > Clearwater
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Beachview Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 64
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Booking.com, Priceline, Orbitz, Hotels.com, Odigeo and Tingo so you can book your Beachview Inn reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Beachview Hotel Clearwater

127 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (116)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (20)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (13)
Viewed
Bathroom (5)
Viewed
Room/suite (27)
Viewed
View from room (28)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Other (21)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (11)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (2)
Viewed
Other (9)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay