Skip to main content
Beginning of main content

Enter dates to see availability

4.1 out of 5

"Beautiful location, family oriented. Prices were reasonable. " More

By a verified traveler on Thu 08 Apr 2021

Hotel Description

3-star beachfront resort near Dolphin Landings Charter Boat Center

On the beach

Stay at this St. Pete Beach resort and you'll be within half a mile (1 km) of Dolphin Landings Charter Boat Center and 2 miles (3 km) of Upham Beach. Hurley Park is within 3 miles (5 km) and Tropicana Field is within 12 miles (20 km).

Fun at the beach

This resort features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a poolside bar. Enjoy a day at the beach parasailing, or relax with beach umbrellas. Relax with a drink at the bar/lounge and enjoy perks like free WiFi.

Free WiFi, MP3 docks

Offering conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves, the 173 guestrooms also have free WiFi and MP3 docks. Premium bedding, coffee/tea makers, and hair dryers are also available. Housekeeping is available on request.

Double Room, 2 Queen Beds, Balcony, Beach View

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Double Room, 2 Double Beds, Pool View

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Double Room, 2 Double Beds

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Dolphin Beach Resort ratings based on 47 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.1 out of 5 4.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 5.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Dolphin Beach Resort

Everyone (19) Couples (8) Family (20)
5 out of 5
Beautiful location, family oriented. Prices were reasonable.

Posted by on Apr 8, 2021

Was this review helpful to you?
Comment from Hotel Management

Apr 14, 2021 by TheDolphinBeachResort

Thank you very much for your review! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed our beautiful location and thought of us as a family oriented property. We have been family owned and operated since 1981 and are very proud of that fact.

1 out of 5

Posted by on Mar 20, 2021

Was this review helpful to you?
Comment from Hotel Management

Mar 31, 2021 by TheDolphinBeachResort

I am sorry to see that you didn't enjoy your stay with us. Since your review is anonymous and you didn't leave any feedback, we don't know what went wrong during your stay with us. Please reach out to us with more information if you are so inclined. We would really appreciate knowing what we can do better. Thank you!

4 out of 5
Comfortable, nice sized room with both a pool and quick access to the beach. Restaurant, bar, and cleaning staff were friendly and front desk was ok.

Posted by on Mar 17, 2021

Was this review helpful to you?
Comment from Hotel Management

Mar 18, 2021 by TheDolphinBeachResort

Thank you very much for your review! We are happy to hear that you found our property to be comfortable with nice sized guest rooms and a convenient location. We would love to have you come back and stay with us again soon!

4 out of 5
The most unique thing and the reason I stayed here its Dolphin Beach Resort is the ONLY hotel on St Pete Beach where you can walk out of an oceanfront first floor room onto the sandy beach!

Posted by on Mar 11, 2021

Was this review helpful to you?
Comment from Hotel Management

Mar 11, 2021 by TheDolphinBeachResort

Thank you very much for your review and recent stay with us! We are very lucky to be the only property with rooms that walk right out onto the beach and we are happy to hear that it was a determining factor for you. We would love nothing more than to have you come back and stay with us again soon!

4 out of 5
The pool and bar area is beautiful! Sitting at the bar with a drink and listening to the sound of the ocean is so relaxing !

Posted by on Mar 5, 2021

Was this review helpful to you?
Comment from Hotel Management

Mar 9, 2021 by TheDolphinBeachResort

Thank you very much for your review! We are so happy to hear that you had a relaxing stay with us and hope to see you again soon!

4 out of 5

Posted by on Feb 16, 2021

Was this review helpful to you?
Comment from Hotel Management

Feb 26, 2021 by TheDolphinBeachResort

Thank you very much for your review and recent stay with us. We are happy to hear that you mostly enjoyed your stay with us and hope you will consider returning in the future!

5 out of 5
Stepped right out onto beach. Pool area great. Clean.

Posted by , from Greenwood, IN on Oct 31, 2020

Was this review helpful to you?
Comment from Hotel Management

Oct 31, 2020 by TheDolphinBeachResort

Thank you very much for your review! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your beachfront room and our pool area and hope you will consider coming back and staying with us again soon!

5 out of 5
I love the great services the all Staff member the cleaning areas specially the room and the peace and relaxing time thank you very much I will be back soon

Posted by , from Las Vegas on Sep 27, 2020

Was this review helpful to you?
Comment from Hotel Management

Sep 27, 2020 by TheDolphinBeachResort

Thank you very much for your review and recent stay with us! We are happy to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay and found our property to be very clean. We do hope you will come back and stay with us again soon!

4 out of 5
I had a great stay. Pool was awesome and the beach right there! I would definitely stay again.

Posted by , from Tampa on Aug 3, 2020

Was this review helpful to you?
Comment from Hotel Management

Aug 3, 2020 by TheDolphinBeachResort

Thank you so much for your review! We are happy to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay with us, especially our pool and beautiful beachfront location. We would love it if you would return and stay with us again in the future!

5 out of 5
Awesome stay. Clean, large rooms. Great tiki bar at the pool and food was good.

Posted by , from Tampa florida on Jul 19, 2020

Was this review helpful to you?
Comment from Hotel Management

Jul 20, 2020 by TheDolphinBeachResort

Thank you so much for your kind review and recent stay with us! We are so happy to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed your time with us us, especially our large, clean guest rooms and the food and beverages at Flipper's beach bar. We do hope you will consider coming back and staying with us again soon!

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. Public spaces have free WiFi. An outdoor pool, a terrace, and a vending machine are also featured at Dolphin Beach Resort. Parking is available for a fee. This 3-star St. Pete Beach resort is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 173 guestrooms or units
  • 3 levels
  • Dining venue
  • Bar by the pool
  • Bar or lounge
  • Cabanas on the beach (surcharge)
  • Umbrellas for the beach
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Conference space
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Terrace
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Airport: Tampa Intl. Airport (TPA) (45.8 km / 28.5 mi)
  • Parking: Self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Dolphin Beach Resort offers 173 accommodations with MP3 docking stations and laptop-compatible safes. Beds feature premium bedding. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators, microwaves, and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This St. Pete Beach resort provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided on request.

  • MP3 dock
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Cribs (free)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (on request)
  • Hair dryer
  • Laptop safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy full breakfast daily.

Dolphin Beach Resort has a restaurant serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the resort include an outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Beach volleyball on site
  • Sailing nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Parasailing on site

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at anytime
  • Minimum check-in age is: 21

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 22.6 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-out is available.

  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Protective clothing is not available to guests
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Property does not follow sanitization practices of any association
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually-wrapped food options are not available

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: USD 500 per stay for guests under 18 years old staying between 1 January - 31 December

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 5.95 and USD 9.95 per person (approximately)
  • Uncovered self parking fee: USD 16.05 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 22.6 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Dolphin Beach
  • Dolphin Beach Resort
  • Dolphin Resort
  • Dolphin Beach Resort St. Pete Beach
  • Dolphin Beach St. Pete Beach
  • Dolphin Beach Hotel Saint Pete Beach
  • St Pete Beach Dolphin Beach Resort
  • Dolphin Beach Resort St. Pete Beach
  • Dolphin Beach Saint Pete
  • Dolphin Beach Resort Saint Pete Beach
  • Dolphin Beach Resort Florida
  • Dolphin Beach Hotel St Pete
  • Dolphin Beach Resort Resort
  • Dolphin Beach Resort St. Pete Beach
  • Dolphin Beach Resort Resort St. Pete Beach

You should know

  • Pool access available from 10:00 AM to 10 PM.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
url importing http://www.travelocity.com/St.-Petersburg---Clearwater-Hotels-Dolphin-Beach-Resort.h2179320-p2.Hotel-Reviews?rm1=a2&
There was an error importing /St.-Petersburg---Clearwater-Hotels-Dolphin-Beach-Resort.h2179320-p2.Hotel-Reviews?rm1=a2&, error: javax.servlet.jsp.JspTagException: 301 http://www.travelocity.com/St.-Petersburg---Clearwater-Hotels-Dolphin-Beach-Resort.h2179320-p2.Hotel-Reviews?rm1=a2&

Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.