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Coral Reef Resort

06/11/2017 06/12/2017
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Longwood, Florida
Reviewed March 24, 2017 via mobile

We had a great time at the Coral Reef Resort. I had read the reviews and was concerned about the Renos. We arrived, the room was immaculate and the painting was completed. We rented a 1 bedroom which was a little cramped for a family of 4 but that is to be expected. We will definitely try to reserve a...

2Thank Achesley
Reviewed February 1, 2017 via mobile

Standard suites, all outfitted the same. Beautiful saltwater pools, small one is heated. Great staff in bldg 2, floor 3 but make sure you don't take 305 by the elevator. Outlets are loose for electronics, kitchens are sparsely furnished. Steps from busy beach with no designated lounges. Beds are hard, pillows are deplorable. Thank goodness for the sun!

1Thank Susan M
Tampa, Florida
Reviewed December 26, 2016 via mobile

Don't come now, even though the beach is beautiful the renovations are a nightmare.. Elevator doesn't work.. Good luck with getting to 6th floor.. I am sure they will get it fixed but the stress of the painters and noise just isn't worth it. Our stress free vacation has been anything but... Plenty of other places on the same beautiful...

3Thank pandasue123
Reviewed December 21, 2016

Enjoyed our stay at this resort. The pool section was very eye appealing and comfortable. There are no words to say how wonderful the beach was. Our unit was a little outdated but comfortable. The staff was helpful in every way. Our only problem was the renevations they we're doing during our stay. We know these things have to be...

Thank Yvette W
Reviewed December 13, 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the Coral Reef as an RCI exchange. The pool area is beautiful! The bedding in our room appeared to be new. They are in the process of renovation so there are things that need upgraded. Some of the furniture could be replaced. Though I am sure that is on the to do list. The tile and counter...

1Thank Susan T
Fredericton, Canada
Reviewed November 30, 2016

We stayed at the Coral Reef for a week in November as part of an RCI exchange. Our unit was on the third floor with an ocean view to watch all the beach activities and the beautifil sunsets. Our unit was clean and neat and our only complaints were the AC was noisy and the dishwasher is long in the...

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New Haven, Connecticut
Reviewed November 16, 2016

We were supposed to fly to Melbourne Fla and stay a week at our resort in Cocoa Beach Oct 8-15th but hurricane Matthew arrived Friday the 7th. While the area dodged a bullet for the most part we had to make a difficult decision to not go on vacation at all, or pay a hefty price to stay somewhere else....

1Thank TimeshareBob
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 12, 2016

Our first time here booked through Interval and at short notice only had a choice of three resorts in Florida for the week we were here. This resort seemed to tick all the boxes but: These are the negatives : The accommodation is very dated and in dire need of a facelift. I believe it is in the process of...

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Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

This was our first time. We were on the 6th floor facing the Gulf, what a view. The room was very nice and furnished well. The pool and landscaping are very nice. They have two pools and hot tubs, although we didn't use the hot tub, it was in the mid 80's. A few items that didn't sit well with...

4Thank jeffps40
Patchogue, New York
Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

Had room 105. Ceiling fan in living room ticked and the elevator was on the other side of the headboard so we heard that loud and clear. The worst night was Saturday. Thought it would never stop. Had to buy pillows at Walmart due to the pillows being about 10 years old. Flat as can be. Pool was cold. Room...

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Coral Reef Resort

Address: 5800 Gulf Blvd, St. Petersburg, FL 33706-2252
Location: United States > Florida > St. Petersburg
Price Range: $191 - $286 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Coral Reef Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 64
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Also Known As:
Coral Reef Hotel St. Petersburg
Coral Reef Beach Resort
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“The units facing west are best for 🌅.”
697yvettew, Dec 21, 2016 | Read review
“Stay off the top floor if possible”
M3598VWjeffs, Aug 16, 2016 | Read review
“There are only a few rooms with 2 bedrooms...mobility issues folks use the elevator for upper rooms.”
  • Coral Reef 2016 large pool
  • Coral Reef 2016 new railings
winniezpoo, Aug 14, 2016 | Read review
“Some of the end rooms had private balconies, although I'm sure those were more expensive. None were available during our stay.”
kimd797, Jul 25, 2016 | Read review
“best rooms with a view are 101/102/201/202”
pdeveny, Jul 4, 2016 | Read review
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