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Loews Don CeSar Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   3400 Gulf Boulevard, Saint Pete Beach, FL 33706
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I took my husband and daughter here as a surprise for his birthday and had never stayed her before. Beautiful resort from the inside/out but the rooms are extremely small for what we paid close to $400 a night after all the fees and taxes. The staff were average and not as warm as I would have expected. The valet... More

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St Pete Beach
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

we booked into the Don Ce Sar for our two year anniversary, we were surprised with a upgraded room to a king suite with a balcony and chocolate covered strawberries and a very nice Happy anniversary card.

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Leeds, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Very friendly, clean beautiful hotel. We visited as a family and had a great room ( although I was a bit perplexed that our room was at the end of a corridor which was obviously a floor for people staying with dogs so every time we walked past some dog would be barking at us which my 2 year old... More

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St Pete Beach
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It was a great experience! The hotel is well run, the staff is very friendly and does everything to make you feel comfortable. They think of every little detail. Really a great hotel and wonderful service

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LoewsDonCeSar_1928, Manager at Loews Don CeSar Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for sharing feedback about your stay with us here on Tripadvisor! It's great to hear that our staff made you feel comfortable and you enjoyed our friendly service. Come see us again soon! Best, Jeff Abbaticchio Loews Don CeSar Hotel More

Old Bridge, New Jersey
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had a wonderful week stay. A little pricey but worth it. Beautiful 3rd floor suite. We reserved an ocean view and ended up with a view of the parking lot but our room was much bigger than on ocean-side so no harm. Beach is beautiful. Sit around the pool if you don't want to pay for beach cabanas. We... More

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LoewsDonCeSar_1928, Manager at Loews Don CeSar Hotel, responded to this review

First off, my apologies for the issues you encountered with your room arrangements, but in the end, it appears that everything worked out for the best! Thanks so much for the kudos to our "universally" wonderful staff. We could not agree with you more. They are what makes Loews Don CeSar such a fantastic place, and I'll be certain to... More

St Pete Beach
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We got married there, so we do love the place. No major issues, it is expensive but the staff makes you feel at home when you're on vacation! Food is excellent, rooms are small but clean, resort is fantastic.

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LoewsDonCeSar_1928, Manager at Loews Don CeSar Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to post your feedback on your stay with us. And, thanks for getting married here! Congrats! It's great that our staff made you feel right at home, that's one of the things we are very passionate about. I'm also happy to hear that you enjoyed our excellent food! There are so many dining options, each... More

Tampa
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I was married at the Don 7/23/11. We've returned each year since on our anniversary. Spent the day at the spa - which was lovely! Nice balcony overlooking the pool which was peaceful and perfect. Pool was filled with children but I was looking to relax. Wanted to spend about 2 hours on the beach the following morning. Sad so... More

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LoewsDonCeSar_1928, Manager at Loews Don CeSar Hotel, responded to this review

I'm disappointed that you've elected to explore other hotel options next time you visit St. Pete Beach. I appreciate your comments regarding our beach lounges. However, we do offer a "Park & Beach" vacation package that includes your room, valet parking and beach chairs and umbrella. If you change your mind and decide to come back to enjoy our spa,... More

Littleton, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

a trip back in time to an era of opulence so rarely seen at other wanna bees. the hotel is rich with history, allure, and ingrained with a staff so attentive. the site is packed with critters...skimmers, willets, porpoise, manta rays, pelicans, oh my

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LoewsDonCeSar_1928, Manager at Loews Don CeSar Hotel, responded to this review

It sounds like your trip through time was a positive one here at Loews Don CeSar! I'm glad you appreciated our history, as well as the abundance of sea life right in our backyard. It amazes us everyday! Many times our guests don't believe they can get so close to nature. Thanks for sharing your comments and we hope to... More

Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Loved our stay, couldn't have asked for anything more to make our first trip to Florida even better. Rooms were comfortable and resort amenities were fabulous. We stayed a couple of nights at the Don Cesar then thought we would try the Guy Harvey Outpost. Didn't come anywhere near the Don Cesar despite the Trip Advisor ratings so went back... More

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LoewsDonCeSar_1928, Manager at Loews Don CeSar Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for sharing your comments and I'm glad that we were able to make your first visit to Florida so amazing! I'm glad you found our rooms comfortable and had time to enjoy our fabulous amenities! I'm even happier to hear that you came back after "exploring" a stay at another nearby hotel. You can always count on our team... More

Madison, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We have been consistent guests at the Don CeSar for decades. This particular visit was just flat our EXCEPTIONAL! Loews has somehow been able to make the best even better with a slightly better menu in the restaurants..a more casual but professional staff, and an overall stellar presentation and execution of hospitality and service. This particular time we took advantage... More

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LoewsDonCeSar_1928, Manager at Loews Don CeSar Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for being a repeat guest of ours for decades. I'm delighted that this particular stay was EXCEPTIONAL and that we were able to make the best even better! I appreciate you sharing your feedback on everything from Spa Oceana to room service and, who can forget, Chris at the desk! It's feedback like yours that makes... More

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Address: 3400 Gulf Boulevard, Saint Pete Beach, FL 33706
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Location: United States > Florida > Saint Pete Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Loews Don CeSar Hotel 4*
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Also Known As:
Don Cesar Beach Hotel
Don Cesar Beach Resort
Don Cesar Hotel Florida
Don Cesar Florida
Hotel Don Cesar Beach
Don Cesar Resort
Loews Don CeSar Hotel Saint Pete Beach, Florida

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Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#2 Business Hotel in Saint Pete Beach #3 Green Hotel in Saint Pete Beach #11 Romantic Hotel in Saint Pete Beach #12 Family Hotel in Saint Pete Beach #13 On the Beach Hotel in Saint Pete Beach
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Known as Florida's "Pink Palace," the Loews Don CeSar Hotel, facing the white sands of the Gulf of Mexico, was built in 1928 to resemble a Mediterranean-style castle. Born in the Great Gatsby era as a playground for the rich and famous, the iconic "Pink Palace" has been revitalized and refreshed within, ensuring a future as rich and storied as its history. Enjoy newly redesigned 277 luxurious rooms including 36 suites, many with spectacular views of the pristine Gulf beaches or Boca Ciega Bay. Relax and indulge at Spa Oceana, featuring over 11,000 square feet of spa facilities, luxurious spa treatments, full service salon, and a stunning rooftop garden overlooking the azure waters of the Gulf of Mexico. ... more   less 
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