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“BACK HOME AGAIN...........................................” 5 of 5 stars
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Gulf Beach Inn
2.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   415 Coronado Drive, Clearwater, FL 33767 (Formerly Falcon Motel)   |  
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Ranked #3 of 9 Clearwater B&B and Inns
Toronto, Canada
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“BACK HOME AGAIN...........................................”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

I'd definitely recommend to all ages and families to stay here. The hotel itself has real charm and character. It's a great alternative to the large hotels on Clearwater Beach. "Coach Jay" the Inn Manager and his wife Sandy were friendly, professional and most accommodating in make our extended stay a pleasant experience. They offered so many great tips and we really enjoyed discovering new places on the beach. The Bedroom had a comfortable bed, bathroom and living area was clean and large.Our room had a nice kitchenette with micro and full size refridgerator. A real value and the location is perfect. Walking distance to several restaurants,bars,shops and the beach is a short walk away. The room rate was unbeatable, with free parking and wifi in common area...Great Guest Service!!! We can't wait to visit our Second Home away from home again.............Thank you again
As Always ,
Phyllis from Canada

Room Tip: Rooms around the pool are always great.
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  • Stayed March 2014, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 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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Cleveland, Ohio
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

We would recommend the Gulf Beach Inn to any friend or family member for a relaxing affordable weekend amongst genuine people. Is it the Hyatt? No... but does a hotel like that treat you like extended family? Does the Ritz Carlton even remember your name after check-in? You get much much more in true value at the Gulf Beach Inn on what is important in life, and we shall visit our new friends there again in 6 months. Thank you for the warm memories......

Your friends from Cleveland Ohio, Ramo and Jwow

P.S. Have the negative people stay across the street where they will fit right in :-)

Room Tip: Be polite and your may receive what you ask for.....even the same day
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  • Stayed April 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Tampa, Florida
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

Guy at the front desk was the laziest and unfriendliest hotel staff I ever encountered! He charged us more than it said at my confirmation and was totally ignorant of understanding me! After not even pretending to listen to my concern he told me that we could stay somewhere else if we wanted to. Hotel was decent but that rudeness and ignorance kind of ruined it!

  • Stayed April 2014, traveled with friends
    • 1 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 1 of 5 stars Service
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Tampa, Florida
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

As mentioned before, do not believe the fake reviews. This hotel is quite possibly the worst hotel in the area. The manager is only worried about taking your money, and once he has it he doesn't care about any complaints you might have. Our room was tiny, cramped and the "king-sized" bed was actually a queen. The sheets were horrid, the place rundown. The police were searching one of the rooms when we arrived. The dead-bolt did not work. The office was closed the majority of the time. Honestly, I don't think I could say enough about this place to do it justice.

Room Tip: Don't stay here.
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  • Stayed March 2014, traveled with family
    • 1 of 5 stars Value
    • 1 of 5 stars Location
    • 1 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 1 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 1 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 1 of 5 stars Service
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Sudbury, Canada
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

Stayed March 11th to 18th 20014. Must first say thank you very much to Coach for taking good care of us during our stay... He was always on hand to help or advise... Please don't pay attention in the negative reviews... This hotel is clean, simple and the true florida experience... The location is second to none... We were three canadian guys going down for Blue Jays baseball spring training games and got way more than we expected... Thanks again Coach... We will see you again no doubt... Josh, Todd and Eric....

Room Tip: Ask for a room on the second floor with the fridge and sink. Good room... Great value...
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  • Stayed March 2014, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Orlando, Florida
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6 reviews 6 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014 via mobile

Was scared to stay here because saw alot of bad reviews but had no choice and stayed here. But man It was great, guy was nice and accomodating, rooms were very clean, I would stay there again if I needed too

  • Stayed February 2014
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Downingtown, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

We recently spent five nights here in the king suite. Our bedroom window had a nice view of the Gulf. Immediately outside of our front door ther was a furnished deck with a great view of an attractive pool area .The facility had everything we needed. It was clean and comfortable, within easy walking distance of the beach and town. LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION!The hospitality was superb! The Ammermans know how to extend a very warm welcome.

  • Stayed January 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Additional Information about Gulf Beach Inn

Address: 415 Coronado Drive, Clearwater, FL 33767 (Formerly Falcon Motel)
Location: United States > Florida > Clearwater
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #3 of 9 B&Bs / Inns in Clearwater
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Gulf Beach Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 20
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Newly remodeled family resort, hotel units to beautiful one bedroom suites. Walking distance to shopping, dining, the beach, tourist attraction & more! ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Gulf Beach Hotel Clearwater

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