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Lovely area for Vacation

Beautiful sandy beach in quiet, tidy neighbourhood with many places to stay with ample parking... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Stirling, United Kingdom
Very nice Beach!

Enjoyed it one day very nice no red tide beautiful beach. Not to crowded, beautiful day at the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Bargersville, Indiana
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6850 Beach Plaza, St. Pete Beach, FL 33706-2001
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 5 January 2015

Upham Beach is pretty much St. Pete Beach, just a stones throw up the coast. It's very pretty. I've heard they have done some serious undertaking to restore the sand on the beach. I don't know what it looked like previously, but I can tell...More

16  Thank bluecookies
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 24 April 2013

Upham Beach is located on the north side of St. Petersburg Beach, convenient to the shops and restaurants of Corey Avenue. It is a great public spot donated by the Upham family, the original developers and pioneers of much of the Beach. The beach is...More

2  Thank mcbobleonard
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful sandy beach in quiet, tidy neighbourhood with many places to stay with ample parking. Great sunsets.

Thank AndyMac551
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed it one day very nice no red tide beautiful beach. Not to crowded, beautiful day at the beach.

Thank Rhondajoj
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The red tide has finally gone,city did a great job cleaning the beach.Plans to refurbish the beach start in The New Year.

1  Thank Clive C
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

This is a nice beach. Cabanas available, food on property. Great place to go if you are into beach volleyball. Although there are a lot of people playing from club’s in organized competitions. Still a cool place to go even if you only watch!

Thank BlkMjicWmn
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Beautiful, white smooth beach with volleyball courts, cabanas, chairs and the Paradise Grill with awesome food!

Thank KassyMike
Reviewed 12 August 2018

This beach was so clean and quiet. It is very well taken care of. They have construction currently going on to prevent beach erosion but it wasn't too much of an eye sore or too loud. You can rent umbrellas and chairs if you want....More

2  Thank Dari R
Reviewed 12 August 2018

The beach was great! It has a beach bar with good food and drinks. It also has cabanas and umbrellas and chair available to rent. There does seem to be some construction going on but no noise the days we were there.

Thank Kathleen Y
Reviewed 1 August 2018

Upham beach as a kid was all but deserted. Many years later it is nice to see that people have taken notice to the Upham Beach experience. The snack shack is reasonably priced and a good place to have food and a beer. You can't...More

Thank Shane H
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Great public beach. We LOVED this beach. I can't imagine a beach any better anywhere. Cute snack shack, awesome Gulf Views, walking distance to beach bars and restaurants. Plenty of locals to get recommendation from. St. Pete Beach is permanently on my #1 vacation spot.

Thank jrhol61
Reviewed 21 July 2018

I recently returned from my 3rd visit to Upham Beach. Nice area- beach area is nice and wide, soft sand, nice water. Umbrellas and chair rentals available. Not too crowded.

Thank FordGurl
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Jessica L
2 November 2018|
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Response from chefsteve1 | Reviewed this property |
St. Pete Beach beaches in general have not been pet friendly except one at Ft. De Soto. the answer from Clive i just saw is news to me and is welcome. we take our grand dog with us sometimes and would be great to see her... More
3 September 2018|
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Response from Bondesco | Reviewed this property |
When I was last there in June it was nearing completion so I think it would be completed by now. Anybody local who can help?
Annalie O
19 April 2016|
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Response from chefsteve1 | Reviewed this property |
Bikes are now allowed on the beach as of about a year ago