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Sun Island Motel & Apartments

8301 Blind Pass Road, St. Pete Beach, FL 33706
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8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2015

We checked in late, after being in the room for about an hour we noticed some kind of flea like bugs in bed with us. We left and when to stay at a nearby chain hotel. The place appeared cute although it is old. They definitely need to clean and exterminate.

Thank Natureinspiredart
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015 via mobile

The place may of had problems but she has updated allot...she will refund you if you have a problem..it's your job to look at a place and of you like it pay...if not don't pay and then gripe....even to of the line places have issues..do you want low cost or do you wanna spend 10.000.00 a month

Thank David R
Tamarac, Florida
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015 via mobile

My wife and I visited St Pete last minute on the first weekend of summer on a last minute trip. This was the only vacancy we could find. After getting the last available room, we went out and had dinner. Upon returning, we went in to find cockroaches, no towels and no toilet paper. We after asking for said basic... More 

1 Thank raosburn

Travelers are raving about these St. Pete Beach hotels

St. Petersburg, Florida
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

My friend and I stayed in this dump then woke up COVERED IN BED BUG BITES. OUR WHOLE BODIES ARE COVERED AND ITCHING. Im positive its bed bugs after doing some research. The Asian lady that runs the place denies it and says we brought them in with us which is ludicrous. We were denied a refund and called scum.... More 

9 Thank BananaSwirl
Knoxville, Tennessee
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

The worst experience of our lives. The room was dirty and the air conditioner howled like a banshee. We were denied the refund of our remaining deposit past the first night, but were glad to get out - just to be far away from this cesspool.

5 Thank Thomas J
Lexington, Kentucky
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

My friends and I stayed the night in St. Pete last minute and could not find any vacancies that were affordable in the area. When we came across Sun Island, we thought we found a good deal, it being fairly cheap. We were sadly mistaken. Upon walking into the disgusting room, I noticed that the very old couch was covered,... More 

5 Thank a h
Englewood, Florida, United States
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35 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2013

My husband and I had to stay at this motel because of the snowbird season and all the decent motels were full. I do have to say that the owner (Tang), a chinese woman who doesn't speak much english, was as helpful and accomodating as she could have been. We got the last room available but it was just a... More 

6 Thank Jennifer Z
Springfield, Missouri
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2011

Don't stay here! I had reservations for several months secured with a credit card. Our plane landed at 5:50 pm, which the owner of the motel was well aware of since we had corresponded several times prior to our trip. Owner knew we weren't supposed to check in until 6-7 pm that night. We had a taxi drop us off... More 

10 Thank woodhippie
Winter Park
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2011

It is so pathetic it's as if the owner is trying to create a bad experience for you. Everything is old and dirty at this place. The screens on the windows don't even close. Every room smells like 10 people were chain smoking in it for 10 years. No Wifi, towels look like they were bought when Carter was still... More 

8 Thank bobbyWinterPark
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2009

The police are constantly there because of drug dealers and fighting. Rooms are small and dirty and everything smells like cigarette smoke. Bathroom is yucky and mouldy. Never once were we brought clean towels or linens. Road noise was so loud you could not sleep. Pool did not have circulating water running through it and was all full of algae.... More 

6 Thank catchacoma

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