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Sea Captain Resort on the Bay

40 Devon Drive, Clearwater, FL 33767
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Ranked #2 of 95 hotels in Clearwater
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Brent S Independence, Kentucky
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Independence, Kentucky
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for 4 nights starting August 19th and can only say great things about the Sea Captain. Very clean, great views, wonderful staff, and a fantastic pool area. Met a wonderful couple from England and their son (hello Stanley) who haved stayed here many times before. We had room #4 on the first floor and it was spotless and very... More

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SeaCaptainResort, General Manager at Sea Captain Resort on the Bay, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful comments, they not only help us to maintain our standard of operations but also help new comers decide which rooms they will choose to stay in. Thank you again for your visit, you were a pleasure to have!! More

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59 reviews 59 reviews
28 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not quite sure what I expected but after reading the reviews I was expecting more. We only had a 2 night stay. We were greeted nicely on arrival and shown several rooms that we could use. The hotel has a beautiful view of the bay and is around 150 yards from the beach, although this cannot be seen due to... More

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SeaCaptainResort, General Manager at Sea Captain Resort on the Bay, responded to this review

We are so sorry your stay wasn't as excellent as many others , Please let us know on your return how we can help you have a more pleasant stay. We have many king size beds and large rooms, we will find the one perfect for you and away from smoke!! We am to please!!! Thank you for your comments. More

Ringgold, Georgia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is awesome. We have stayed here several years and absolutely love it. The hotel is an older place but it is very well maintained with a great staff. The service you get is excellent and they go above and beyond to make your stay a great one. The rooms are very clean, pool is very clean and the... More

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SeaCaptainResort, General Manager at Sea Captain Resort on the Bay, responded to this review

Thank you guys, we, the crew here at The Sea captain , love this place also!!!! If I were asked to describe it , I would say it is a cross between, home and summer camp !! lol lol See you when you return! More

wallingford, conn
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this year my son chose the sea captain resort by the bay. what an awesome choice he made for us for a 1st time stay. we had room 26 on the 1st floor corner room by the back parking lot. our room was excellent by far. our housekeeper's name was Inez and she was just so awesome. she let my... More

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SeaCaptainResort, General Manager at Sea Captain Resort on the Bay, responded to this review

Thank you , Thank you , Thank you, we cant wait until you and your son return , truly a delight to have you stay with us, You are now "family"! See ya soon More

Weston, Florida
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just completed a one week stay at the Sea Captain Resort. We actually held a family reunion there and once again had an Awesome, Awesome experience. The location is perfect right on the main strip, across the beach, pier and marina. The hotel has its own fishing pier, BBQ's for your use and of course a pool. The view is... More

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SeaCaptainResort, General Manager at Sea Captain Resort on the Bay, responded to this review

You Guys were great! With guests like you, we love our jobs even more lol Thanks for the comments, see ya soon! More

princeton nj
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31 reviews 31 reviews
16 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel itself was very nice - exceptionally clean, the location was perfect, the staff were really friendly and helpful. There were lots of small amenities that showed a lot of thought on the part of the management - laundry services available, a clothesline in the back for drying wet suits and towels, chairs overlooking the bay. The room itself... More

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SeaCaptainResort, General Manager at Sea Captain Resort on the Bay, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your comment. I am personally sorry your stay was less than perfect. Yes our office is closed at 10;00 pm ,but please feel free to call me personally , for my # is on the door for any after hours issues that might arise, or notify security as they patrol during the rest of the... More

Hartford, Connecticut
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a first and will not be the last stay at Sea Captain. The rumors are true, the Sea Captain has been sold and owned by Pier House 6. There is uncertainty on how it will shape up in years to come when it is rebuilt. I hope they do not rebuild this hotel and block the views from... More

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SeaCaptainResort, General Manager at Sea Captain Resort on the Bay, responded to this review

You are a fantastic writer lol Thank you for ALL the comments for us. We take each and everyone to heart. Let me help clear some of the misinformation out there. Decades Properties is the purchasing company. They own several fine hotels on the beach as well as restaurants etc. Pier House 60 happens to be one of them. Like... More

1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have stayed at this resort numerous times over the years. The staff is always super friendly(especially Donna) and we are always well taken care of. The place is super clean and in a perfect location. This is a secluded little Resort and rumour has it there are new owners. We are hoping they keep things exactly as they are... More

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SeaCaptainResort, General Manager at Sea Captain Resort on the Bay, responded to this review

SSSHHH !! lol Yes we are a best kept secret, and our gusts for over 61 years love it that way! Thank you for being a new member of our family, here at The sea Captain! Go Donna!! More

Dallas, Texas
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Sea Captain is a great small hotel to stay at in Clearwater Beach! Just across from the gulf beaches, within walking distance of everything on the beach, friendly staff, clean comfortable rooms, uncrowded, and reasonably priced. What more could you ask for? Get one of the rooms over-looking the marina. Just be aware that the hotel is right by... More

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SeaCaptainResort, General Manager at Sea Captain Resort on the Bay, responded to this review

Thank you for your location tip to our future guests! Our Harbor side rooms are the most sought after for just that reason, ships goin in and out. lol We will have the perfect room location for you when you return. Thank you again for your comments! More

1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was awesome the best place I have ever stayed. The view was legendary can't beat that. The service was excellent. The staff was really nice. The rooms were clean. The pool was cristal clear. Everything about that place was great.

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SeaCaptainResort, General Manager at Sea Captain Resort on the Bay, responded to this review

Wow!!! Thank you for your comments, see ya soon, The Crew More

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Address: 40 Devon Drive, Clearwater, FL 33767
Location: United States > Florida > Clearwater
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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#2 On the Beach Hotel in Clearwater #2 Romantic Hotel in Clearwater #2 Family Hotel in Clearwater #3 Best Value Hotel in Clearwater
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Official Resort Partner of Clearwater Marine Aquarium and Winter the Dolphin! Small resort located on the bay overlooking the harbor and Clearwater Marina, the Sea Captain Resort is only 100 yards from the Gulf of Mexico public beaches, Pier 60, and in walking distance to shopping and restaurants. Resort features boat slips, fishing dock, grills, heated pool, hot tub, bicycles, shuffleboard, and free wi-fi. One-bedroom suites, efficiencies, and motel rooms available, with complimentary continental breakfast on the weekends; coffee and fresh Florida orange juice daily. One of Winter the Dolphin's favorite places to stay! ... more   less 
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