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Dolphin Beach Resort

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Fryeburg, Maine
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

If you are looking to take the kids on a little family vacation this place was good for a family vacation. We loved the swimming pool. There is plenty of parking. Grocery store across the street. The only complaint we have was the wifi. I booked this property because it looked ok and the pool was big and we needed...

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Metro Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This hotel was perfectly located right on the beach for our girls weekend. The hotel was clean and quiet. The staff was friendly through out the resort. We enjoyed the pool area and onsite restaurants. We were able to walk to so many other restaurants and bars and didn't need to drive anywhere. There is a Publix and package store...

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Stuart
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

St. Pete is such a beautiful place to go, sonif you want to stay in a good hotel near and not too expensive... THIS IS THE ONE!! ... clean, very good staff, the room was ok, bigger than i expected... i had a great time in the hotel by the pool, i visited all the places through clearwater(20 min drive)......

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel has been recently refurbished to a high standard. New counter top and cupboards, also microwave and coffee machine. Fridge as standard. The hotel is in a good situation on Gulf Boulevard and handy for some local shops. Staff very friendly and made us feel welcome on arrival. We first used this hotel in 1993 and have been back several...

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TheDBR, Operations Manager at Dolphin Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! I am glad that you enjoyed our newly completed guest bathroom/kitchenette renovations. We are honored to have you as a repeat guest, especially given that your first visit was way back in 1993! We hope to have you back for another 25 years!

Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here for 2 nights in April, just after Spring Break. The rooms were large and I had a 2nd floor right on the beach. Microwave and refrigerator were handy for leftovers. Everyone seemed very nice, and the food at the restaurant downstairs was amazing! Great location on the beach, wasn't too crowded. The building is pretty old, but...

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TheDBR, Operations Manager at Dolphin Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! I am glad that you found our rooms to be large and our pricing reasonable. We do hope you will join us again soon for some more amazing sunsets!

Ocala
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've stayed here three times since I found this little gem; it's exterior hides a paradise. This hotel offers fantastic amenities for those who just want to unplug for a few days and enjoy the beach, the pool, a good book - whatever your reason! This visit we had a beach front room and it was paradise; the beach doesn't...

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TheDBR, Operations Manager at Dolphin Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! We are glad to have you as a part of the Dolphin's repeat guest family. We do hope to have you back for many years to come!

kissimmee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

morning staff was rude. wifi didnt work pool bar staff was pleasant and happy hr specials i wouldnt go back again. the room was nice but calot of money for a noisy place. The place was clean but if you want to take a chance of having a noisy floor. Called front desk askes to send security to floor they...

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TheDBR, Operations Manager at Dolphin Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for writing a review and alerting us to some issues that you experienced during your stay. Encountering rude staff members is absolutely unacceptable in any industry, let alone the hospitality industry. I will personally address this issue with our front office manager and front office staff to re-iterate that customer service is at the heart of our industry....

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

They need to do a deep clean. Dust everywhere. Floors very dirty. The location of the hotel is great, beach is steps away. Whomever owns this hotel needs to put money back into it. We did like that they have a mini fridge and microwave in room. The staff is friendly and accommodating.

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TheDBR, Operations Manager at Dolphin Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review!I am glad that you seem to have mostly enjoyed your stay. The family that owns the property just re-did all of the guest bathrooms and has several more updates planned for the near future. The busy season of the hotel is starting to wind down, which is when we do our deep clean of the...

Brandon, Florida
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

TERRIBLE! Never again will we stay there. The floors are filthy, no way I would walk barefoot. We had bad smelling towels (like they were used) and when we mentioned it at check out were asked, Why didn't we mention it when we checked in? Uh...because we used them in the AM, I'm not accustomed to smelling towels when I...

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TheDBR, Operations Manager at Dolphin Beach Resort, responded to this review

I am very sorry to hear that your stay at our property was unpleasant. I have tracked down which room you were in specifically so that our housekeeping and maintenance crew can assess the room and make any necessary repairs/changes. Our executive housekeeper did go and inspect the room on the day in which you checked out, but did not...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Last trip was in May 2014 this is our favorite spot on St . Pete beach and have been staying at the Dolphin when it was called the Happy Dolphin back in 1976. My wife and I and our two boys that were 3&4 year old at the time and most springs after that until our sons were teenagers 15&16.

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TheDBR, Operations Manager at Dolphin Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and for being a repeat guest! We have been a family owned and run property since 1981 and are always impressed when we have guests that have outdated our presence at the Dolphin. We hope to have you and your family back for decades to come!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
Food & drink at the hotel
Boca Sands Grille
Boca Sands Grille
Cuisines: Grill
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Dolphin Beach Resort

Address: 4900 Gulf Blvd., St. Pete Beach, FL 33706-2480
Region: United States > Florida > St. Pete Beach
Price Range: $149 - $317 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Dolphin Beach Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 173
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#19 On the Beach Hotel in St. Pete Beach
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“no internet as they say free wifi. but you can't get wifi there”
elcatto1, 27 May 2017 | Read review
“Ocean view rooms are wonderful.”
Cindyjam, 23 May 2017 | Read review
“In my opinion cannot go wrong here.”
K6180REjohnm, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“I would recommend the beach view. Bottom floor patio opens right to the sand, and the views from the higher floors are amazing.”
lynzeet, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“Best views are beach front rooms for sure; pool view rooms are great too”
  • Beautiful sunsets every night
  • Stunning views - this was from our patio
  • Another Beautiful Sunset
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  • Beach Cleaning
marinal326, 17 May 2017 | Read review
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