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Dolphin Beach Resort

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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good38%
  • Average21%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible14%
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“tiki bar”(43 reviews)
“dollar store”(14 reviews)
“ground floor”(18 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
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Beachfront
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Walked to check in desk and not even acknowledged by check in clerk Ray. Ray was unfriendly, rude and unhelpful . We were completely shocked at how unfriendly the staff was. I was having difficulty getting by the luggage cart through the door and not...More

Thank SamBill99
Response from TheDBR, Operations Manager at Dolphin Beach ResortResponded 2 days ago

Thank you very much for alerting us to the staff issue you experienced during your stay with us. I have printed out a copy of your review to go over with our Front Office Manager in the morning. The type of behavior you describe is...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dec 2017 Room 163...I'm not a hotel snob by any means but this was by far the worst stay of our entire trip...Dated hotel...room was clean..common areas were dirty...the kicker is we tried to turn on the heat after coming in from the chilly beach...More

1  Thank Josh B
Response from TheDBR, Operations Manager at Dolphin Beach ResortResponded 2 days ago

Thank you very much for your detailed review of our property. Although I am obviously disappointed that you did not enjoy your stay with us, I am glad that you mentioned a specific room number so that I can have maintenance investigate the issue. I...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good value nice hotel ,good restaurant onsite. Staff very helpful and friendly . Great heated pool and rooms clean and tidy. Bar good selection . Kids love heated pool . Beach front property can't get better if you love beach.More

Thank David G
Response from TheDBR, Operations Manager at Dolphin Beach ResortResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review! We are glad to hear that you found us to be a good value with a nice restaurant and friendly staff members. As a family owned and run property since 1981, we love having families come and stay with us....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice place! Affordable, and clean. Good food in restaurant, and tiki bar was great! They had live music, and had dining tables as well. The rooms were very spacious. I loved the area where the coffee pot, and refrigerator were. Plenty of cabinets and...More

Thank Maxkyl
Response from TheDBR, Operations Manager at Dolphin Beach ResortResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your review as well as your recent stay with us! We are glad to hear that you took advantage of our on site dining and tiki bar with live music Friday - Sunday (weather permitting). We recently completed guest room...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The office staff was very friendly and helpful. The room was well equipped and laid out. Short on electric outlets which is common in an older hotel but we travel with extension cords so no problem. When we put the "do no disturb" sign out...More

Thank SandySWC
Response from TheDBR, Operations Manager at Dolphin Beach ResortResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your very kind review! We are glad to hear that you enjoyed all of the elements of your stay with us and that you were understanding about the realities/challenges of an older property. It sounds to me like you took full advantage...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Beachfront
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Free Parking
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Multilingual Staff
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US$121 - US$285 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#19 On the Beach Hotel in St. Pete Beach
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US$121 - US$285 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#19 On the Beach Hotel in St. Pete Beach
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Marg M
16 January 2018|
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Response from TheDBR | Property representative |
Thank you very much for your question and for deciding to return to the property after 20 years! Seadreams is correct on both accounts. Floor levels can be requested via the phone (727 360 7011) or via the Contact Us form on... More
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Jesslyn848
9 December 2017|
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Response from TheDBR | Property representative |
Thank you for your question! Our pool is heated, typically to around 84 degrees. I am a native Floridian and would consider the pool to be warm! Please feel free to ask any additional questions you may have and I will do my... More
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Igal S
31 August 2017|
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The poster above is correct. Downtown St. Petersburg is around 11 miles from our property.
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