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    Watergarden Inn at the Bay

    126 4th Ave NE, St. Petersburg, FL 33701-3402
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    1 - 5 of 394 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Here are the good things: - The location of this B&B is ideal. It is close to downtown and within easy walking distance of many of the highlights of St. Petersburg. You can park your car and walk everywhere. -The new innkeepers, Julie & Pete...More

    Thank DACETC
    Management response:Responded 1 week ago

    Thank you for taking the time to review our Inn. It was our pleasure to host you for your stay in St. Petersburg. We are certainly continuing the process of updating! The toilet issue has been fixed and we have already started the task of...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    It has been almost a year ago that we stayed for one night in this B&B but can vively remember this last stay from our Florida roadtrip. We were greeted by the two friendly hosts making us feel welcome from the very beginning. The Egret...More

    Thank DorienB89
    Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

    Dorien, Thank you so much for your great review! We are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. Come back again soon! Kindest regards, Julie and Pete Will, Inn Keepers

    Reviewed June 11, 2017

    This was our second visit to Watergarden, this time just a weekend getaway for the two of us. The location is perfect, just a very short walk to Beach Drive either along 4th Avenue or Fareham (in back of the Inn). We park our car...More

    1  Thank AldebaranFlorida
    Response from WilderW, Owner at Watergarden Inn at the BayResponded June 12, 2017

    Thanks for your lovely review. We're so glad you enjoyed your stay. The new owners will take over effective July 1 and they are really excited about it. They are lovely people, experienced in hospitality, and we are confident that they will be fabulous hosts.

    Reviewed June 10, 2017

    I stayed for 3 nights during the time of transition when the property was being sold. The location and amenities were still good, but without the presence of owners, the enthusiasm and attention to detail I experienced on a prior visit were missing. I hope...More

    2  Thank FT313
    Response from WilderW, Owner at Watergarden Inn at the BayResponded June 12, 2017

    Thanks for your review, although we're sorry that you didn't experience the same level of enthusiasm as you are accustomed to. We were on vacation and had an inn-sitter taking care of things in our absence. You are correct that the inn is undergoing new...More

    Reviewed June 10, 2017

    We stayed 3 days last week on the first floor (Hibiscus Room). The hallway outside our room reeked of cat urine. Sure hope the new owners rip up the carpeting! Facility was good. Adequate self serve breakfasts. Close to Beach Drive and local attractions. Nice...More

    Thank Tough2Please
    Response from WilderW, Owner at Watergarden Inn at the BayResponded June 11, 2017

    Dear Tough2Please, We hear you! We'd been out of town and were majorly shocked to encounter this odor upon our return. This is a first and we have no idea where the odor came from since there are no cats in the building. There are...More

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    • $149 - $189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Room Tips
    "Stay away from first floor front of house until cat urine smell is remedied."
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    "One warning about the Dolphin Room. It is a large step up into the jacuzzi tub and shower."
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    "There is a second floor with stairs so if that's an issue, ask for a ground floor room."
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    "Our main floor room was just as comfortable as an upper floor room we stayed in last year."
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