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The Historic Peninsula Inn & Spa

2937 Beach Blvd S, Gulfport, FL 33707
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Tampa, Florida
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

We decided to take a get away weekend at the Peninsula Inn located in the eclectic city of Gulfport. We love Gulfport! It's a funky little arts village town on Bocca Ciega Bay, with quaint shops and really good restaurants particularly Isabella's. I highly recommend the mussels for an app, and the scallops; delicious. We sat on the veranda as... More

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Winter Garden, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We only stayed 1 night in this very quaint Inn. We loved the relaxed feeling we had staying in one of the 12 very comfortable rooms. Its location to Fort De Soto Beach, Dali Museum and the Trop make it all the more attractive. The resturant menu was mouth watering, although we didn't get to sample it this time, we... More

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Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

I totally agree with Fredric Z's recent review! We live in north Tampa, an hour away, but so far hadn't visited Gulfport overnight. Gulfport is the closest thing to Key West we have found on Florida's west coast. The Inn fits right in with the town's laid-back charm. Our suite was comfortable, and the food at Isabella's was first-rate. Our... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

I came in for the air conditioning and stayed for this piece of old Florida in the Summertime. Cool old school bar, great piano player, ice cold scotch on the rocks. All on a hot humid Gulfport night. Come and enjoy but don't change it at all. Relax like back in the day and appreciate.

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Clearwater, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

My wife and I live only an hour from the Peninsula Inn but we love coming down to stay at the Inn and enjoy Gulfport, which is like a mini-Key West. Great weekend vacation with great Inn to stay the night, great food at Isabella's and fun town in Gulfport. Highly recommended

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Tampa, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

This was our first time to Gulfport. We're local to Tampa and wanted a beach weekend for the holiday but the St Pete hotels were charging higher prices because of the holiday weekend so we found this place online. We had a lovely stay in this charming Inn. The staff was warm and inviting. We stayed in the Princess suite... More

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Clearwater, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

We love coming here. Welcoming staff, relaxing venue, even on this 4th of July holiday. Dinner at Isabella's was fabulous, sat on the veranda. Great sangria! An added bonus was the fireworks show, awesome! We Will be back next 4th!

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Charleston, South Carolina
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Expecting more of one of the Historic Hotels of America, we carried our own bags to a suite, with two window air conditioning units - one of which put out nothing but mildly cool air. The other did its best to cool the bedroom. The furniture was old and worn (the bedding was nice), and there were leftover items still... More

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abarjak, Guest Relations Manager at The Historic Peninsula Inn & Spa, responded to this review

We are sorry you left early. Our housekeeper advised us that she asked if you wanted a refresh and was told no. We take every criticism seriously and we try to correct any weakness that befalls us. Rest assured that all of your complaints have been rectified. Our apologies for any discomfort that you might have experienced. Sincerely, The Staff... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Even though we live in the St Petersburg area, we had never been to this historic (built in 1901) hotel to dine. We ate on the lovely veranda. We had our little Corgi dog with us, as the area of Gulfport Florida is very dog friendly. Our appetizer was a delicious plate of fried green tomatoes smothered in pimento cheese... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

My 5 year old daughter and I loved staying at the lovely Peninsula Inn . . . everyone was so nice and accommodating in anything we needed during our weekend stay. The Inn is safe and located in a nice part of town. My daughter loved walking up and down Beach Boulevard and taking in the cute shops. This our... More

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Address: 2937 Beach Blvd S, Gulfport, FL 33707
Location: United States > Florida > Gulfport
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Also Known As:
Peninsula Hotel Gulfport
Peninsula Inn And Spa
Peninsula Gulfport
Gulfport Peninsula

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Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Wheelchair access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Peninsula Inn & Spa is the oldest hotel on the west coast of Florida and has two restaurants, one fine dining and one casual. The highly acclaimed Zagat Rated Restaurant is "Six Tables" and the casual restaurant is Isabelle's Classic Southern Cuisine. We have a full service bar and nightly entertainment. There is also a full service spa on site. Free parking and free WiFi. 1 block from the Gulfport Beach. ... more   less 
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