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Toronto
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I loved The Inn on Third from the moment I walked in. Such a warm and friendly atmosphere! Brian is a gracious host who knows the area intimately - he can give you advice about what to see and do, and the downtown shops and restaurants are within easy walking distance. My room was cozy, comfortable and quiet. I loved...

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Clean, comfortable and close to everything! We enjoyed our stay at the Inn on Third. The location is perfect for sight seeing, great food and shop hopping. We are looking forward to our next stay and we highly recommend this welcoming inn to our friends.

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TheInnOnThird, Owner at The Inn on Third, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind review. It's great to hear you enjoyed your stay with us so much and that you would recommend us to your friends. Word of mouth recommendations are simply the best! Happy Travels! Stephanie & Brian Cox THE INN ON THIRD

Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is easy to write about something that displeases; however, it is more difficult to write a review about why something is excellent - and - somehow seems better over time. If you are looking for a swimming pool, fitness rooms, a luxurious experience - you should try somewhere else to spend those dollars; but, call the Inn on Third...

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TAMPA, United States
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Clean , functional and conveniently located ness the Sundial Plaza.No frills just a good place to stay. They have friendly staff and a good breakfast. Just call ahead if you are checking in late. The desk closes at 10pm but they will set up a lock box for your keys.

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TheInnOnThird, Owner at The Inn on Third, responded to this review

Hello and Thank You for your review! We look forward to the opportunity of welcoming you back soon! Sincerely, Stephanie & Brian Cox THE INN ON THIRD

Michigan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This inn was the perfect spot for us.we were greeted at by the proprietors. They are as warm and friendly as our room. Social hour from 5 until 7 features beer and wine. I can't wait to see what the breakfast will be

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TheInnOnThird, Owner at The Inn on Third, responded to this review

Good morning and sunny greetings from St. Pete! We hope you enjoyed the remainder of your stay just as much as your first impressions! Sincerely, Stephanie & Brian Cox THE INN ON THIRD

Framingham, Massachusetts
Reviewed January 16, 2017

Old charm Inn with excellent service. Great location, nice room, lovely breakfast and still some money in the wallet! What else anybody would want of a stay in the hotel?! we were very pleased with our selection!

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TheInnOnThird, Owner at The Inn on Third, responded to this review

Good morning, sunny greetings, and thank you for your wonderful review! It's great to hear you enjoyed our hospitality and inn. Please visit us again soon! Sincerely, Stephanie & Brian Cox THE INN ON THIRD

Florida
Reviewed January 6, 2017

Our two night stay was very pleasant. The staff is extremely friendly. The breakfast was fine. The rooms were small but clean and comfortable. Location is excellent. Everything was within walking distance. Could have used the trolley if we did not feel like walking. Once we arrived, we did not have to use the car until we checked out. Parking...

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TheInnOnThird, Owner at The Inn on Third, responded to this review

Good morning and sunny greetings from St. Pete! Thank you very much for your wonderful review. It makes us happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us so much, and we certainly look forward to welcoming you back soon! Sincerely, Stephanie & Brian Cox THE INN ON THIRD

Swansboro, North Carolina
Reviewed December 30, 2016

Excellent value; friendliest most helpful staff ever; quaint lobby/dining; we brought in dinner/wine to eat in the lobby/dining & they gave us glasses, plates, everything, plus great advise on the area. Continental breakfast OK (I had bagels, cream cheese, orange juice & boiled egg). 2 of the people at the desk will even do your laundry for $5! All are...

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TheInnOnThird, Owner at The Inn on Third, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for your great review! We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us so much and look forward to welcoming you back soon! Happy New Year and Happy Travels in 2017! Stephanie & Brian Cox THE INN ON THIRD

Lake Worth, Florida
Reviewed December 27, 2016

The Inn on Third is a small inn locating in downtown St Pete close to everything. Nice breakfast every morning and a social hour with free wine and beer in the evening. The staff is super friendly. Rooms are small but very clean.

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TheInnOnThird, Owner at The Inn on Third, responded to this review

Good morning and sunny greetings from St. Pete! Thank you for choosing to stay with us, and thank you for your kind review. We enjoyed having you stay with us and hope to welcome you back again soon. Happy Travels and Happy New Year! Sincerely, Stephanie & Brian Cox THE INN ON THIRD

Bexhill-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 26, 2016

Budget Hotel with premium service. The rooms are fairly small and a bit old. But clean and tidy. Free parking, buffet breakfast, complementary drinks in the evening and a great location especially for the movies if you fancy it? You can easily walk everywhere from here. All in all a good small hotel for the money of you are visiting...

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TheInnOnThird, Owner at The Inn on Third, responded to this review

Good morning Kim and sunny greetings from St. Pete! Thank you for choosing to stay with us, and thank you for your kind review. We enjoyed having you stay with us and hope to welcome you back again soon. Please note, yes our rooms are "old", as we furnish them with antique pieces whenever we can. Through this we hope...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Important information: Starting mid July 2015, our hotel will be called "The Inn On Third". It will be the same owners and innkeepers as the last 10 years, so you can expect the same great service and hospitality as in the past. We look forward to welcoming you! Charming historic inn conveniently located in the heart of Downtown St. Petersburg. This 22 guest room inn is within walking distance to world class museums and galleries, fine dining, evening entertainment and St. Pete's beautiful waterfront. Tropicana Field, home of the Tampa Bay Rays, is less than 1 mile from the inn. The Gulf beaches are an app. 20 Minute drive from Downtown. Amenities at the inn include a continental breakfast, a drink at Evening Happy Hour, wifi and limited onsite parking. We are a 2-star property know for excellent service and unique accommodations. ... more   less 

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Address: 342 3rd Ave N, St. Petersburg, FL 33701 (Formerly Americas Best Inn)
Location: United States > Florida > St. Petersburg
Price Range: $105 - $150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Inn on Third 2*
Number of rooms: 20
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“We prefer ground floor - or - Brian will bring your luggage to 2nd. Also-you may want to book early. They are busy for a reason!”
 of 5 bubbles PaulSr2013, 1 week ago | Read review
“All rooms are good, pretty equal.”
 of 5 bubbles stevegC9184IC, Dec 30, 2016 | Read review
“It's a quiet area...all rooms seem equal.”
 of 5 bubbles TinyLin, Dec 5, 2016 | Read review
“Second floor was quiet”
 of 5 bubbles AleliMiami1, Oct 29, 2016 | Read review
“Room #13; spotless bathroom!”
 of 5 bubbles tvlgypsy, Oct 4, 2016 | Read review
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