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Ponce De Leon Hotel

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95 Central Ave, St. Petersburg, FL 33701
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015 via mobile

You feel like you are in a different country with the small details of the room and lobby, staff were super friendly and great place to eat at Ceviche attached. The hotel was clean, free wifi, television and views of downtown St. Petersburg..

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PonceDeLeonHotel, Guest Relations Manager at Ponce De Leon Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Your kind words ,We are International. Almost all languages are spoken here. Our customer service is excellent and our location is fanatic. There is a public parking structure kitty-corner from the Ponce de Leon Hotel. It is affordable and it is a big structure. We are pleased that you had enjoyed your time here and we welcome you... More 

FORT MYERS
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

what a great stay here,marco is one of the best i have ever met in the hotel biz.he made it such a nice stay.i will be back and you should try this warm and inviting place.close to lots of things to see and visit. great places to eat from a hot dog to a great seafood dinner.just ask marco and... More 

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PonceDeLeonHotel, Guest Relations Manager at Ponce De Leon Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to rate us. Yes we are very proud to have Marco , he just joined our team and has fitted in very well. Marco and the Front desk staff thank you for your kind words. Until your next visit have a wonderful weekend. Guest Relations Manager Audrey Love More 

Tampa, Florida
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

what can I say? Another great hotel. The people were so helpful and friendly. The elevator is small and takes forever but I got my exercise in by using the stairs. Short walk to Mahaffey Theater and great little shops and restaurants all around. I'd give it 5 stars if they had a parking garage. I parked at a meter... More 

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PonceDeLeonHotel, Guest Relations Manager at Ponce De Leon Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your kind words. I delighted that you came to stay with us and I am glad that you are impressed with our excellent customer service. Please do know that you have parking options. Option #1: Parking on Central Avenue, and any street SOUTH of Central is free after 6PM Mon-Friday. (Meters are not enforced, and... More 

Tampa, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

This Ponce de Leon sits a top Ceviche's Tapas Bar. Although we have been to Ceviches many times at this and other locations in the Tampa/St Pete area, we were both disappointed with tapas we ordered. We asked for hot tapas and they all were room temperature. Yuck! Very first time in years that we have ever been disappointed. We... More 

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PonceDeLeonHotel, Guest Relations Manager at Ponce De Leon Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, The Ponce De Leon Hotel is well situated in the heart of downtown St. Petersburg , Florida. You are right we are in walking distance to many Restaurants, bars and museums. The ceviche restaurant is well known , and on a regular basis their food and service has always been Five stars. I do think, that it may... More 

Birmingham, Alabama
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Stayed on July 2nd. The lobby smelled like shellfish in the evening and in the morning and so did the elevators. When we checked into our room it was so hot that it was almost intolerable, I mean we are in florida and the mgmt should have at least had a fan going in the room. The room was very... More 

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PonceDeLeonHotel, Guest Relations Manager at Ponce De Leon Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest , It is disappointing to hear that you did not enjoy your stay with us. To help clarify your description of the Ponce de Leon Hotel, we are adjacent to Ceviche Tapas Bar and Restaurant , their kitchen is right behind the wall at the Front desk. The Seafood aroma does travel into the hotel lobby. About your... More 

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Gainesville, Florida
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015 via mobile

Nice hotel for a few days stay. Maybe needs a little up keeping in and around the hotel. Parking can be a bit of a hassle...especially with they have a "special event" pricing. So be prepared to pay double at the parking garage. Staff is friendly!

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PonceDeLeonHotel, Guest Relations Manager at Ponce De Leon Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to rate us. Yes it is true , we do not have designated Parking, therefore we recommend the Public Parking Structure Kitty Corner to the Ponce de Leon Hotel. They on a regular basis charge $3-$6 dollars for a 24 hour parking. When there is a big event, they usually charge a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 via mobile

Quaint place...Great atmosphere... Outstanding staff 😀😀 Marco- is amazing! Made us feel right at home from the moment we arrived! If you need it he gets it for you. Thanks to him our stay is going splendidly. Keep up the GREAT work Marco!!!!

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PonceDeLeonHotel, Guest Relations Manager at Ponce De Leon Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Kindly for taking the time to write a review us. Yes It is True , I always like to say how proud I am of the Front desk staff. We do have excellent customer service , thank you for noticing. Please when ever you are in town do make your reservation with us , and we will treat... More 

Wilton Manors FL
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 via mobile

One night stay in beautiful downtown St Petersburg Fl.....great location but hotel room was not comfortable. Room had a musky smell and bathroom was dirty. Would have checked out of hotel if I was staying for more than a night. On a good note the staff were very friendly and the bed was comfortable hence the two stars or I... More 

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PonceDeLeonHotel, Guest Relations Manager at Ponce De Leon Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I am disappointed that you did not enjoy your stay with us. I would like to have a second chance to make your stay a more enjoyable one. Do contact me , I would like a chance to right the wrong. Best Regards Audrey Love Guest Relations Manager Info@poncedeleonhotel.com More 

Tokyo Prefecture, Japan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

Staying at the Ponce was a good experience. Clean hotel, good AC (with a little bit of a noise, but not bad considering it's an old hotel). Gorgeous view, perfect location, amazing tapas restaurant downstairs (Ceviche). But the best part was visiting with Marco, the man at the front desk. He helped us find the garage to park our car... More 

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PonceDeLeonHotel, Guest Relations Manager at Ponce De Leon Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you kindly for taking the time to rate Marco. He is very delighted and says Thank you, for your kind words. Whenever you are in town please do stop by and visit us. Best Regards Audrey Love Guest Relations Manager More 

Carlsbad, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

This hotel is in a lovely old building on the St. Petersburg waterfront. It is definitely not your cookie cutter, same old, sterile hotel. I thought it was a really refreshing change from the standard hotel and it is in an excellent location. The room was quite large and very clean. The bed was comfortable and there was a small... More 

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PonceDeLeonHotel, Guest Relations Manager at Ponce De Leon Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you kindly for taking the time to rate. The staff and I thank you for your kind words, and we hope that you make your next reservation with us. Best Regards Audrey Love Guest Relations Manager. More 

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