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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed here for three nights for a friends wedding. Great location on a beautiful beach! This was about it for this motel. We knew going in it wasn't a luxury resort so we were prepared so we thought. Arrived at the room and we didn't have any air. Called front desk and they were "sending" maintenance. Got back to...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

One word: love! I met a friend here for the weekend and it was a great time. I have traveled to many places, and loved the character this place has. Great food and people! John is wonderful! He is the first face you see on the beach and he does everything to make sure you are comfortable and have what...

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PCIManager, General Manager at Postcard Inn on the Beach, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review and mentioning John. He is truly our rock star on the beach. We hope you decide to return very soon.

Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

This place is decent, the courtyard, staff, tiki bar and views were great, but this needs a lot of work. Our room faced the parking lot, I was very concerned walking in. It seemed seedy. Not worth $225 a night. Maybe you're paying more for the view and location, but paint covering up an old motel. They're trying, I'll give...

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PCIManager, General Manager at Postcard Inn on the Beach, responded to this review

"Lipstick on a Pig?" You must have attended our pig out we have every Saturday afternoon. Let me address your concerns. First its March and all prices are higher this time of year. The outside of the building actually need painted which is scheduled for this summer or fall. The property will get a fresh new look. Our owners have...

Bloomfield, New Jersey
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Hotel shaped like a U, courtyard & pool in the middle. Hotel bar & restaurant and a beach bar. Visited the beginning of spring break, a lot of kids, but hotel definitely had a wide mix of people, and the kids weren't a problem. Room was clean, bed was very comfortably. Pool is very big & clean. The beach, nice...

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St. Petersburg, Florida
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My best friend was down from Virginia visiting for the week, we didn't stay at the hotel this time. We love getting an umbrella and chairs at the Boucher brothers. As always John Had a big smile on his face and remembered our names! He does an amazing job, worked his butt the entire day!! Frequently checked in to see...

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PCIManager, General Manager at Postcard Inn on the Beach, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review on John. He is awesome!

Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

My wife and I stayed here for 3 days. It was our first time away together in 23 years. When we first pulled up I was nervous with the looks. We got to our room and it was awsome. Very modern room. If you are a Ritz kind of person probably not for you but we loved the whole experiance....

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PCIManager, General Manager at Postcard Inn on the Beach, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review especially on the staff. We take pride in our customer service and are very careful on who we hire to make sure they fit our culture. We will be giving the outside of the hotel a face lift very soon with a fresh look. Hurry back and see us soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

This place is full of quirky character. I was with my daughter visiting grad schools, and it was also spring break. Still, the hotel had a great mix of all ages, and the live music at the tiki bar was a blast. The rooms were a tad small, but the grounds were so welcoming. If my daughter attends school in...

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PCIManager, General Manager at Postcard Inn on the Beach, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review and getting the PCI Culture and what we have to offer. Good luck to your daughter in her grad school search.

Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

Not best hotel for kids. More to party. Room was ok but can tell not really scrubbed clean but more of a wipe down. Stains on the couch and bed spread. Didn't see game room for kids and fire pit was not working, no heat lamps on outside for a good courtyard atmosphere.

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PCIManager, General Manager at Postcard Inn on the Beach, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review PCI. I do remember talking with you about the heat lamps. We only turn them on when temperatures are colder or upon request. I would agree they do make for a great atmosphere. Unfortunately during your visit the fire pit had a mechanical issue which has been repaired. I will share your...

Sunbury pa
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was getting together with family and this was a great venue. The Inn is a remodeled motel in an artsy motif. The location for beach lovers is perfect. I liked the laid back atmosphere and pet friendliness. If you are looking for a Hilton hotel atmosphere, this place is not for you. I would stay there again in a...

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Great observation on what PCI is all about. Thank you for your review.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came down to st Pete to stay at the Postcard Inn for my best friends birthday and we're so jealous of all the awesome beachside cabanas and our second day on the beach and we're approached by John about getting ready for our beach chairs that we rented(also great) to be picked up and told him about our birthday...

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Looks like John has a fan club. He is our Rock Star on the beach. Thank you for taking the time to share.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
From décor to dining, Postcard Inn is the Great American Escape. Rooms at our boutique St. Pete Beach hotel feature vintage lamps, surf photos, and old school desks and couches, modernized with WiFi and flat screen TVs. Many rooms have pool and ocean views, too. Postcard Inn offers two main drinking and dining options; the critically acclaimed Beechwood BBQ and PCI Beach Bar & Snack Shack. Enjoy excellent burgers and ice-cold beer all day long. Plus, if you have to mix business and pleasure, or are just looking to explore, downtown St. Petersburg and Tampa are both short drives away from the Postcard Inn in St. Pete Beach, Florida. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Postcard Inn on the Beach

Address: 6300 Gulf Boulevard, St. Pete Beach, FL 33706-3718
Region: United States > Florida > St. Pete Beach
Price Range: $209 - $499 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Postcard Inn on the Beach 3*
Number of rooms: 196
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Also Known As:
Postcard Inn On The Beach Hotel Saint Pete Beach
St Pete Beach Travelodge
Travel Lodge St Pete Beach
Travel Lodge Saint Pete Beach
Travelodge Saint Pete Beach
Saint Pete Beach Travelodge
Saint Pete Beach Travel Lodge
Postcard Inn On The Beach St. Pete Beach, Florida
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#17 On the Beach Hotel in St. Pete Beach
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“Choose inside court side rooms because outside because north facing rooms overlook a parking lot.”
 of 5 bubbles Boxer_mama123, 24 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Be sure to ask for a room facing the courtyard so you do not face the parking lot.”
 of 5 bubbles marcs21, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Garden view rooms are quieter. Avoid parking lot views.”
 of 5 bubbles 767marjoriel, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“If you have trouble climbing stairs make sure to request a bottom room! No elevator!”
 of 5 bubbles Y9481KYallisonb, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Newly renovated garden room was very nice!”
 of 5 bubbles HHBurdick, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
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