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Flamingo Resort

3.0 of 5 Resort   |   4601 34th St S, St. Petersburg, FL 33711 (Formerly JMS Hotel)
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Ranked #30 of 47 hotels in St. Petersburg
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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Rating summary
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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St. Petersburg, Florida
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great atmosphere....A rum bucket from Terry at the outside bar is a must....huge thumbs up!!!! The pool is great, good music , the food is good also....perfect place for a couple days or an afternoon...some specialty and general shops.....and close to beaches

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McLean, Virginia
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hanging out at the Flamingo is always a great time! The bartenders are really friendly and just fun to be around, especially Terry. It's got a really inclusive welcoming atmosphere. Highly recommended!

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Seattle, Washington
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rooms on the outside of courtyard are the quietest, but if you don't expect to party don't come here stay on the beach. There staff was very accommodating for the most part and always friendly though my first sunday I stayed there I talked to an older gentleman in a manager shirt and baseball cap he was far more concerned... More

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great bars and facilities. We have great confidence that new manager Lyle can turn the Flamingo into a fabulous destination. Close to Fort Desoto beaches and the Alibi. Also great that it is pet-friendly.

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Tampa, Florida
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great time at Code Bar talking with one of their newer bartenders, Buzzy. He had us laughing and was always quick to refill our drinks. We were having so much fun that we decided to stay instead of heading over to Georgie's like we'd planned! He's a lot of fun and it's great to see them get... More

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1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hung out here the other night. Didn't stay in a room, so I can only speak about the bars. The poolside Cabana Bar looked fun, but unfortunately it was a bit too chilly to be outside that night. There was a diverse crowd and good music in the Code Bar, which is where we mostly stayed. The bartenders ('Buzzy' and... More

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

I stay at the Flamingo when ever I visit the Tampa/St. Pete area. The staff is always friendly and super accommodating. The rooms have always been clean and tidy, but it is a bit dated. It is a fun place to stay for a weekend.

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Hancock, Massachusetts, United States
2 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

We recently stayed at the Flamingo and had a great time! We were not expecting much from the place because of the low price, so we were a bit apprehensive at first. We had a king poolside renovated room, not much was really renovated though. The rooms really leave nothing to desire, however they seemed clean (except the carpets). We... More

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Lakeland, Florida, United States
1 review
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

I needed a weekend break, and decided to check out the Flamingo. It is rated as a top LGBT freindly establishment. How it gets the high ratings, is beyond my comprehension. The rooms are out dated, poorly kept, and have a "should I touch this with my bare hands" feeling. No Fridge, Micro, hangers, old CRT TV sets with poor... More

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Paris, France
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

I had relatives in town (I live in St. Pete), so I gave them my apartment and booked myself for two weekday nights at the Flamingo. I had been to the Flamingo's bars a few times, which are OK enough, but never stayed in their rooms. So, why not book a few nights? How bad could it be? I should... More

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Manager999, Guest Relations Manager at Flamingo Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We apologize for any inconveniences you encountered during your visit. We are in the process of upgrading our rooms right now and hope to complete the upgrades within the next 3 months. We strive to maintain a clean and comfortable atmosphere for a reasonable room rate. We are happy to move a guest if they... More

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Additional Information about Flamingo Resort

Also Known As:
Flamingo Hotel St. Petersburg
Flamingo Hotel
Jms Hotel St Petersburg
Knights Inn Saint Petersburg
Address: 4601 34th St S, St. Petersburg, FL 33711 (Formerly JMS Hotel)
Location: United States > Florida > St. Petersburg
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#5 Top resorts Hotel in St. Petersburg
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Flamingo Resort 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
THE FLAMINGO GLBT RESORT & ENTERTAINMENT COMPLEXJust minutes from some of the best beaches in America, Flamingo is a must at the top of your list of Gay Travel Destinations. The Flamingo Resort has 120 Hotel Rooms, the Flamingo Grill & Cafe, 9 On-Site Shops, 7 Bars and an 80,000 Gallon Pool. Enjoy Tropical Drinks served at the poolside Cabana or relax inside at Flamingo's Video Bar... or dance the night away at the Flamingo BLU Room Night Club, with Live DJ's, Light Shows & The Flamingo Royal Players Cabaret Show! Our goal at the Flamingo Resort is to ensure your complete satisfaction while visiting Florida's Largest Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgender Resort & Entertainment Complex. We are able to do this by offering Non-Stop Entertainment, Great Food & Drinks and a fabulous staff that understand our Customers are our number one focus. Our job is to create the atmosphere of your dreams where you can meet new friends make new memories, and have a fantastic time!! ... more   less 
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