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Alden Beach Resort Hotel St Petersburg

5900 GULF BOULEVARD, St. Petersburg, FL 33706
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Ranked #25 of 46 hotels in St. Petersburg
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
MrCook12 Red Deer, Canada
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Red Deer, Canada
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My family has been visiting the St Pete's Beach area since 1966 and we always stay at the Alden Beach Resort. Now that the kids are adults, their families come too. Great service, accommodations, and family fun. Truly, a home away from home.

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Winter Garden, Florida
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Everything we requested they made available, first floor and beach front. Love were the property is centrally located with many stores and Restaurants close by. The pull out couch could definitely use a much better mattress but the main beds were comfortable. The kitchen is very small with no oven but it did have a microwave. Front desk help was... More

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Small Michigan Town
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22 reviews 22 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This Is A Great Place To Stay...Its PET Friendly If That Matters To You...I Know People LOVE To Take Their Pets On Vacation With Them So This Is A Place To Go...The Price To Stay Is Great.. They Have Kitchenettes To Make u Feel Like Home...I Would Suggest This.. Come Check them Out..:)

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new england
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47 reviews 47 reviews
11 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My daughter and a friend are at this hotel as we speak having booked thru Booking.com and they had to change rooms 3 times to find one that wasn't horrible. They were promised (and paid for) a villa and when they arrived was told there were none available. Bait and switch? Then the room they were put into was the... More

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rgaryr, Owner at Alden Beach Resort Hotel St Petersburg, responded to this review

There seems to be some errors in this review. I have researched this reservation to find: 1) The Booking.com reservation says "King Studio with Pool View". There is no mention of requesting a "Villa Suite" 2) No request for ground floor was ever made on the subject reservation 3) According out Front Desk staff, they asked for an upgrade at... More

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

The rating on this resort is to high. My friend stayed there in June of 2014 and we're not pleased at all. We requested an upper floor when reservation was made, were stuck on bottom floor. The kitchen was very disappointing as well as the bathroom. We also killed a one inch roach crawling on the carpet floor the first... More

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rgaryr, Owner at Alden Beach Resort Hotel St Petersburg, responded to this review

I'm sorry for the comments made in this review, but sometimes I am at a loss to respond, but I'll try: We try our best to honor certain floors, but during sell out periods, it is not always possible I'm sorry they encountered a roach, but sometimes (even with weekly pest control service) an insect may wander into a suite,... More

Orlando, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

This was a perfect location for our family. I brought my daughter, daughter-in-law and our grandkids (ages 3, 6 & 7) and the suite had room enough for us all. It had been recently renovated so everything was clean and new. The kitchenette came in very handy. It was right on the beach which was beautiful and so convenient. The... More

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rgaryr, Owner at Alden Beach Resort Hotel St Petersburg, responded to this review

How nice! This guest speaks the truth! At Your Service, Gary Renfrow President & part owner More

Clearwater, FL
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49 reviews 49 reviews
12 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I have lived in this area for some 20 years and always send friends and family here. I've stayed here many times, and always found it clean, friendly, beautiful and reasonable. It is in the middle of lots of activity so if you don't like traffic go elsewhere. But if you want to be close to the action and enjoy... More

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rgaryr, Owner at Alden Beach Resort Hotel St Petersburg, responded to this review

The loyal word of mouth is tremendous, thanks for the plug! Gary Renfrow President & part owner More

Cape Coral, Florida
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

This was not our first visit to the Alden. We have been patrons of the Alden since the mid-eighties. However, this will absolutely be our last stay at the Alden. Our Gulf front Cayman suite was in dire need of rehabbing. The sofa was too soft, worn and shabby, refrigerator scarred and repainted, rippled discolored carpeting, lighting very poor, and... More

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rgaryr, Owner at Alden Beach Resort Hotel St Petersburg, responded to this review

Sorry to read this posting, as we pride ourselves on a huge % of repeat satisfied guests. WE also renovate our suites every year, doing one building at a time, so we never have to try to renovate 143 units in one year. The Cayman suites were totally renovated in 2008-2009, so these comments may be a bit exaggerated. The... More

Carlow, Ireland
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We stayed here for four days last summer. Located on the second floor we booked a beach front suite. The rooms were perfect and the view out onto the beach was well worth the extra few dollars. Found the staff to be very friendly although there was a problem finding my booking at first as I had it booked so... More

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rgaryr, Owner at Alden Beach Resort Hotel St Petersburg, responded to this review

At Your Service! Gary Renfrow President & part owner More

Riverview, Florida
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Memorial day weekend 2014. Staff was kind, helpful. Stayed on the 6th floor with beachfront view. The room was worn, the couch was so uncomfortable we could not sit on it. The beds were not comfortable, the A/c would not go below 75 and we did not open the windows or doors, as the sign stated.The place was fully booked... More

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rgaryr, Owner at Alden Beach Resort Hotel St Petersburg, responded to this review

I am very sorry to read these comments. I can defend some, but not all: 1) The suite occupied was totally renovated in 2008-2009, so it is not "worn". 2) The bedding usually receives rave reviews and is only a few years old, as we have done minor renovations to this suite type over the past 3-5 years 3) Major... More

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Address: 5900 GULF BOULEVARD, St. Petersburg, FL 33706
Location: United States > Florida > St. Petersburg
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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