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Sarasota, Florida
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We enjoyed our stay and would stay again. The hotel has a rich history but is reasonably updated and located in the middle of a very interesting area of St Pete. While the parking is a bit problematic, there is a parking a short walking distance away.

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Loveland, Ohio
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This our first choice whenever staying in St. Petersburg. We "found" this little boutique hotel about ten years ago and stay there at least once a year. Beautifully remodeled and reminds me a 1940s hotel. Great, helpful staff.

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Bradenton, Florida
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Great little boutique type hotel in a great location downtown. Staff is extremely nice and helpful. Rooms were clean and nicely appointed. Kind of a chic vibe all-around. We went with another couple and shared a room - highly recommend!

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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Friendly staff, clean and could not be in a better location...in the heart of the action in downtown St. Petersburg. Museums, restaurants, music, and theater (professional & movie) within easy walking distance.

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Tampa
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Our room was fabulous, and the location was perfect to enjoy St. Pete on foot! We never used our car the whole long weekend! Can't wait to go back. The only drawback was the lack of a pool. However, there is a local pool available, plus the beaches close by.

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Lithia, Florida
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Really nice place, great restaurants within easy walking distance. We hold our partner meetings here, and it works very well. The staff accommodated our need for a location for informal discussions on the 1st floor. All in all, a pleasant experience.

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Fort Myers, Florida
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This is our choice hotel for our visits to St Pete which are always designed to take in at least one Rays game. The stop for a complimentary shuttle to the Trop is within 3 blocks of the hotel. Shopping and excellent dining are very closeby as is waterfront. We love our outings here. The hotel staff is always pleasant...

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Rocky River, Ohio
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After 15+ years of visiting the Ponce I can take it no more. In 2016 after making a reservation 6 months before our stay we arrived to find no room. We were moved three times in five days to accommodate other guests. So much for past loyalty.

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Delray Beach, Florida
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I stayed here with my gf for RedSox game. Terrible place. Vomit all over the hallways wasn't cleaned up till later the next day. I complained about 330am noise and the desk manager would simply hang up on me. This hotel was basically like a hostel.

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Seattle WA
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The rooms are all individually decorated which I always enjoy. The restaurant next door was very good and had a very friendly bartender. Great location for walking around. When our heater in the room wasn't working (it was during a cold spell), Michael came to our room with a portable heater. He was very nice and helpful. The front desk...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ponce De Leon Hotel

Address: 95 Central Ave, St. Petersburg, FL 33701
Region: United States > Florida > St. Petersburg
Price Range: $152 - $207 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Ponce De Leon Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 75
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Ponce De Leon Hotel St. Petersburg, Florida
Hotel Style:
#9 Business Hotel in St. Petersburg
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“Corner rooms are nice. Some of the bathrooms are small, but very clean hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles jrblust, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Go for a water view its worth the little bit extra.”
 of 5 bubbles Juggalojeff, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All rooms have their own special uniqueness...”
 of 5 bubbles mommabearct, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a corner room, they are bigger and have better views.”
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 of 5 bubbles 946CherylD, 5 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Stay some where else!”
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