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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 May 2016

I just returned from a little mini vacation at the Sea Captain Resort. The rooms are a little out dated, but that's what gives this hotel it's charm. My fridge and stove stopped working the day after I checked in, I notified the front desk and they had maintenance to my room within the hour. The staff also came around... More 

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1 Thank Ashley B
Clearwater, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

Great small hotel overlooking the marina on Clearwater Beach... The rooms are spotless and the location in perfect, close to restaurants , boat tours and the beach. It's right next door to Jimmys Crows Nest which has the best sunsets on the beach!Highly recommend it!

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Landenberg, Pa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 April 2016

Disclaimer: I am writing this review for my sister and friend, who ended up staying here on a last minute unplanned trip. They ended up driving to Fla from Delaware for a last minute unplanned trip, with no reservations. Since I had recently spent two different spring break trips to this area, I offered to help. They did NOT want... More 

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1 Thank MWazie
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2016 via mobile

If you have stayed here many years like most of us it is time to move on. No more nice cups in the rooms. All of the staff have been replaced. No umbrellas at the pool. And no matter what the management replying to this review, still no heat in the pool. Really! Nice warm day and the pool is... More 

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11 Thank mrsmith105
Cleveland, Ohio
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Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

My fiancé and I stayed at the Sea Captain resort from march 11-15th 2016. We were pleasantly surprised with our nice efficiency suite with a beautiful view of the bay. The heated pool and the jacuzzi were both nice, and a good way to have a relaxing evening. Since it is a small place I never felt overcrowded/lack of privacy/... More 

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New Carlisle, Ohio
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6 reviews
Reviewed 28 February 2016

We had a great time! Our room was nice and clean and we enjoyed our break away from Ohio. The staff was wonderful and took care of our every need. While there we found out that it will not be closing till sometime in 2017 so we booked our trip again for next February. Its not the biggest or best... More 

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SeaCaptainResort, Manager at Sea Captain Resort on the Bay, responded to this review

Hello Jim W, Thank you for taking your time to write a great review of our resort. We are delighted that you had such a great time. We let our team members know about your positive response. We cannot wait for you to come back. Thank You! More 

Roseville, Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2016

We had the pleasure of staying at the Sea Captain Resort for two weeks, from February 7th - the 15th, at the recommendation of friends who have stayed there for a number of years. We were not disappointed. This place should be listed on the historic registry of the Clearwater Beach area. The staff was welcoming and very helpful, special... More 

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SeaCaptainResort, Manager at Sea Captain Resort on the Bay, responded to this review

Hello Wordprof, It was our pleasure having you at the Sea Captain Resort. Yes many activities and things to do are in walking distance from our property and cannot be missed. We have your spot reserved for February and will not be giving it away to anybody. We are looking forward to your trip in February. Thank You! More 

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Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

The room was clean we stayed in an efficiency room. The room also had a back door which walked right out onto the docks. It was quite. The location is excellent. Has free wifi and good shampoo and conditioner. There is a free very small continental breakfast. The only thing I didn't like was that on check in the room... More 

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SeaCaptainResort, Manager at Sea Captain Resort on the Bay, responded to this review

Hello Kherron1, Thank you for such a great review and please accept my apologies for the billing error. we strive to be as accurate as possible. We agree it is very relaxing to watch dolphins swim by from our private dock. Thank you again. Looking forward to your next visit. More 

Lakeland, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2016

Beautiful and Peaceful Place!!!! I sure hope it isn't being demolished for a bigger hotel like the review said!!! We love this place!!!! Such a peaceful and relaxing trip! Watching the dolphins and boats!

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2 Thank Vicki T
New York
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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2016

Have been coming to hotel for decades and have previously rated it highly, but it changed hands since my last stay and is now under new management pending demolition for larger hotel. All staff appears to be new. Day of arrival, called hotel en route to warn of late arrival. At first hotel telephone did not work. Finally got through... More 

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Official Resort Partner of Clearwater Marine Aquarium and Winter the Dolphin! Small resort located on the bay overlooking the harbor and Clearwater Marina, the Sea Captain Resort is only 100 yards from the Gulf of Mexico public beaches, Pier 60, and in walking distance to shopping and restaurants. Resort features boat slips, fishing dock, grills, heated pool, hot tub, bicycles, shuffleboard, and free wi-fi. One-bedroom suites, efficiencies, and motel rooms available, with complimentary continental breakfast on the weekends; coffee and fresh Florida orange juice daily. One of Winter the Dolphin's favorite places to stay! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sea Captain Resort on the Bay

Address: 40 Devon Drive, Clearwater, FL 33767
Region: United States > Florida > Clearwater
Price Range: $155 - $265 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Sea Captain Resort on the Bay 2.5*
Number of rooms: 29
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Also Known As:
Sea Captain Resort On The Bay Hotel Clearwater
Sea Captain Clearwater
Sea Captain Resort On The Bay Clearwater, Florida
Hotel Style:
#9 Family Hotel in Clearwater
#14 On the Beach Hotel in Clearwater
#14 Romantic Hotel in Clearwater
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“Facing lagoon or pool is best... Ask for Hannah, she's awesome!”
 of 5 bubbles richbalger, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Suite and Efficiency Rooms are available. Some with view of the marina”
 of 5 bubbles Wordprof, 18 Feb 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are good but the ones on the marina are quieter than the ones on the street,”
 of 5 bubbles HAdams634, 18 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Rooms facing the bay are the best”
 of 5 bubbles chicobilly, 15 Jan 2016 | Read review
“marina view room is the best. Second floor room can have more privacy but the first floor is much more close to the pool.”
 of 5 bubbles pierceyang, 15 Jan 2016 | Read review
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