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Ponce De Leon Hotel

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Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews ceviche boutique hotel downtown st within walking distance dali museum bars and restaurants fantastic location st pete corner room an older building central avenue beach drive coffee maker tropicana field pointe petersburg jannus
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I don't typically write bad reviews but this so-called hotel is horrendous. The whole hotel smells foul, the TV in the room didn't work, the lock could have easily been broken if someone just kicked the door, the room was dirty when we arrived, the...More

Thank Carly W
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I enjoyed this hotel much more than I expected to. The staff was very friendly and accommodating and the rooms very clean. It is central to all of the St. Pete restaurants and bars. This place has great character.

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My husband and I arrived- got a room key from receptionist #1 to view & approve the last corner room available - only for receptionist #2 to sell that same room to the man behind us in line!!!! This is unacceptable and with proper communication...More

Thank Abby F
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This hotel need a total renovations. The carpets smells, rooms are old and unkept. It is over priced. This is not suppose to be a hotel, most of the motels are far better than this place. I will never recommend anybody to stay in this...More

Thank Boobo T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Typical male - I didn’t plan. Well, this vacation was different because I am a local and live here. It was my wife’s Birthday and I didn’t plan. I called, talked to a live person and book a beautiful room at a cost effective price...More

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Built in 1922, The Ponce de León Hotel is a Spanish Mission Revival building of great historic interest. Located at 95 Central Avenue and Beach Drive, one might notice that this hotel is only one block away from Saint Petersburg’s beautiful and vibrant waterfront and in the heart of downtown. The Ponce de León Hotel is at doorstep to the most popular restaurants, museums and music venues in the city. Some of which include; the Salvador Dali Museum, Janus Live, the Mahaffey Theater, Tropicana Field, Vinoy Park, and much, much more!Boasting 74 modern rooms, and home of one of the city’s most popular and award winning restaurants, Ceviche Tapas Bar & Restaurant. You can unwind with a drink or dine at the hotel bar & restaurant while you enjoy nightly live entertainment. They make their dishes with locally sourced ingredients for the freshest and finest taste. From the moment you walk into the hotel you will be impressed by the style, décor and air of calm professionalism. Ponce de León Hotel is perfectly located in the heart of St. Petersburg’s most popular recreational and business districts, offering convenience, effortless style, and affordability to leisure and corporate travelers. The Ponce de León Hotel combines impeccable service and comfortable accommodation with spectacular views of the waterfront and downtown St. Petersburg. Be delighted by incomparable value harmonized with everyday amenities, service, plus all the attention you expect from a boutique hotel.

Hotel Amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel class
Centrally Located, Historic Hotel, Classic, Charming
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
$102 - $146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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United StatesFloridaSt. Petersburg
Traveler (202)
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Carlos C
September 3, 2018|
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Response from Radar1958 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, If your talking about bicycles I did not see a spot, you should call the hotel. They might have a spot that I did not see! I parked my car in the paid garage across the street.
April 13, 2017|
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Response from Elizabeth W | Reviewed this property |
You can pay with cash, but you won't be able to reserve without a credit card.
January 29, 2017|
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Response from Jeanette B | Reviewed this property |
It has been almost a year since we've been there. Not sure exact price, I think $5 to $10 per day. You do have to pay each time you take your car out, but we tend to walk everywhere. Parking garage is across the street one... More
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"Ask for a room facing the track if you want to get up close to the action"
Mar 29, 2018
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Mar 25, 2018
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"Try to get a room off the street for peace and quiet."
Mar 6, 2018
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"Rooms on the bottom three floors on the north side (even numbered) will have less sunlight."
Feb 23, 2018
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