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Coral Reef Resort

5800 Gulf Blvd., St. Petersburg, FL 33706-2252
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Victoria, Canada
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The location, the size of the units, beds, grounds, hot tubs, pool and and the working staff are very good. There is free laundry and great internet access. They had a very convenient towel exchange and easy access to a wonderful, walkable beach. There were many great restraunts in walking distance. The bad was trying to relax in the hot... More 

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8 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

The beach and pools are great, but the room is a little tired, and a little small. Since it was only my wife and myself, the unit was fine, but it would be very tight for 3 - 4 people. I traded a 2 BR unit thinking I was trading for oceanfront, but the majority of the units are ocean... More 

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Largo, Florida
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56 reviews 56 reviews
5 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014 via mobile

OK I was a little nervous about this ..when I saw the front or I thought it was, I was ready to go home,so I pulled around beach side and glad I stayed. Resort personnel was very corteous, my room was ready and I was about to start my vacation. My room was a 2 bedroom 3rd floor..beautiful views and... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
17 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Just finishing a week's stay at the CRR and have had a fantastic week at the beach and enjoying the great pools. The place was super quiet and within walking distance of excellent restaurants. The parking lot got flooded from some of heavy rain earlier in the week but moving to another lot solved that problem. The staff are excellent... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

I read a lot of negative reviews so I was very hesitant about booking at Coral Reef. The good: Nice beach area and very nice pool. Bar/restaurant next door, rooms are clean but a tad dated (not a big deal at all). The not so good: Nothing to do within walking distance as everything involves needing a car and paying... More 

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Richmond, VA
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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

This resort could be the most fantastic place ever. But the management keeps it third rate. They are replacing the old and run down hotel part eventually, so the front looks like H E double hockey sticks but the back is fantastic. Beautiful white beach, infinity pool, and another pool with a lift in it, washers and dryers within the... More 

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Louisa, Kentucky
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4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

We visited there August 16 thru the 23. The staff was great and the location was good . Our unit had new everything in the 1 bedroom unit . The pool was amazing and the beach was nice . Definitely we will be back. . The weather was hot and sunny a lot of great restaraunt a close

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014 via mobile

Friendly And helpful staff! Awesome pool area and hot tubs! Really happy about the improvements and new changes coming! Will be nice to see the pink hotel gone and better parking and check in area out front on Gulf Blvd!! Took over week from fathers purchase and sooo glad I did ! Great local area restaurants and great location !... More 

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Giving this "resort" a 1 star is being gracious. We simply checked in to this place and checked out within 20 minutes. I told my husband we were either going home or finding another place to stay. We were lucky that there was a nice resort next door with availability. Upon arriving, the signage is almost non-existent, there is a... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Made it through a week here. Every other hotel is booked. Dark hideous tunnel to find office to sign in. This place stays booked because it's on the beach and not very costly. Condemned strip portion of hotel all boarded up- needs to be torn down. Nothing to do, no exercise equipment, no pool classes or comps to a gym.... More 

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Address: 5800 Gulf Blvd., St. Petersburg, FL 33706-2252
Location: United States > Florida > St. Petersburg
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 64
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Also Known As:
Coral Reef Hotel St. Petersburg
Coral Reef Beach Resort

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