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Bay Palms Waterfront Resort - Hotel and Marina

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4237 Gulf Blvd, St. Pete Beach, FL 33706
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2012

We were impressed by our suite with full kitchen, livingroom and seperate bedroom, all exceptionally clean and well equipped, quiet, comfortable, even nicely decorated. The pool here is just right for an after dinner, late evening dip, set in a well designed, cosy deck area where you can even enjoy a smoke by your drink. The hotel's private beach is... More 

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Riverview, Florida, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2012

Our friends were staying at the Don Cesar and we were in town one night for a birthday party. We wanted something close enough and affordable. This happened to be the one. We were pleasantly surprised! The rooms were very clean, very quiet, and just the right size. The pool was nice. Our only complaint is that it isn't on... More 

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Ontario
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2012

This is our 3rd year back. Usually stay in the Bayview right next door, but an error in booking put us in the Bay Palms in a larger room with full kitchen, livingroom and seperate bedroom. It was exceptionally clean and comes with everything you need. Service is always friendly. Happy hour is fun and a good way to meet... More 

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Clermont, Florida, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2012

We have been staying in the Clearwater/St. Pete area for several years. This is by far the best of the best. The room we had was a 2 bed/2bath. The cost was for less then half of one of the big name hotels. The views and staff were something we are still bragging about to our friends. The only downfall... More 

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Winter Garden, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2012

The Bay Palms was a great little hotel. The small resort is very clean, well maintained and well furnished. You can tell they put quality first in their renovation. The great part is that you can walk across the street to the sister hotel and enjoy their beach and amenities.

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Palatine, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2012

My wife and I and our dog Moose stayed at the Bay Palms last year.The staff is very friendly and helpful.We are going back in August and cant wait to spend our vacation there.They have a beautiful fishing pier (thats lighted at night) and pool just out side the door,that are both accesable from the Bay palms or Bay View.We... More 

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Columbia, Missouri
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2012

The apartment we rented was clean, attractive, had a lovely view and the necessary kitchen amenities although we were disappointed by the shoddy bedding and poor quality old pillows that smelled of body odor. We were initially surprised by the frosty reception we received at the front desk upon our arrival. It seemed like our very basic questions (such as... More 

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Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2012

My wife and I stayed there the second week of July. We had a blast! Beach is very close as well as many restaurants that are in walking distance. Some great places that are close by is the Salvador Dali Museum ( wonderful) and the Seminole Hard Rock Casino. The beaches were nice but the thing that I enjoyed the... More 

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illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2012

Last minute change to hotel plans. Customer Service desk staff were the MOST friendly set of gals I've come across. We travel 4-5 times per year and stay in all sorts of places. This is NOT a Mariott. This is NOT a huge property on the beach. This place makes up for it with 100% charm! Starting off with Cabana... More 

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Plaza-Resorts_Owner, General Manager at Bay Palms Waterfront Resort - Hotel and Marina, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your Wonderful review. I couldn't of said it any better myself. Thank you for highlighting our front desk staff, I will be sure to share your comments with them. I am very happy that you discovered the Bay Palms Waterfront Resort and its sister resorts. Thank you so much for staying with us and I... More 

Alexandria, VA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2012

I had very high expectations after reading the 4 and 5 star ratings from viewers on here. If I could rate it 3.5, then that's what it would be, but I can only give it a 3. This place was just meh for me. We are used to fancier places, so it was ok and decent for the price. However,... More 

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Plaza-Resorts_Owner, General Manager at Bay Palms Waterfront Resort - Hotel and Marina, responded to this review

Thank you for your honest review. I apologize that you didn't have the large hotel experience with huge fancy pools that you hoping for. But none of our photos and descriptions portray that image. We are an exclusive boutique hotel of only 15 suites where people come to escape from the large hotels and hundreds of people in large fancy... More 

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