St. PetersburgUnited States of America

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Experience the live music, theater, and opera in St. Petersburg!

Explore lots to see and do in St. Petersburg—cozy bars, baseball, and popular sights from Salvador Dali Museum to Tropicana Field.

Where to stay in St. Petersburg

Great Explorations Children\'s Museum which includes signage

Historic Old Northeast

4.5/5Wonderful!(22 area reviews)

If you're spending some time in Historic Old Northeast, Sunken Gardens and Vinoy Park are top sights worth seeing.

Historic Old Northeast
Passed by this hotel while on business in St Petersburg, FL. It was so cool looking, I had to turn around and take a photo of it. Don't know much about the hotel other than it looks a little run-down and crazy old.
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Historic Uptown

When in Historic Uptown, you can plan a visit to Sunken Gardens and Tropicana Field, some noteworthy sights in the nearby area.

Historic Uptown
Banyan trees - native to India, a 4-foot tall banyan was imported to Florida in 1925 by auto tire businessman Harvey Firestone as a gift to Thomas Edison at his Fort Myers winter home.

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Pinellas Point

4/5Very Good!(28 area reviews)

If you're spending some time in Pinellas Point, Tampa Bay and Bay Village Shopping Center are top sights worth seeing.

Pinellas Point
St. Petersburg - Clearwater featuring a beach

United Central

3.5/5Good!(54 area reviews)

When in United Central, you can plan a visit to Salvador Dali Museum and Tropicana Field, some noteworthy sights in the nearby area.

United Central
Chicken chimichanga topped with over easy eggs. Very delicious!!!!
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Jungle Terrace

When in Jungle Terrace, you can plan a visit to John's Pass Village & Boardwalk and Lake Seminole Park, some noteworthy sights in the nearby area.

Jungle Terrace
Toes water sand? Yes!!  Over 10 miles of hiking trails and plenty of views and beaches to explore! #beachbound #hiking #exploration #beachtips
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Shore Acres

If you're looking for some top things to see and do in Shore Acres and surrounding area, you can visit Salvador Dali Museum and Sunken Gardens.

Shore Acres

Top Hotels in St. Petersburg

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Magnuson Hotel Marina Cove
Magnuson Hotel Marina Cove
3 out of 5
6800 Sunshine Skyway Ln S, St. Petersburg, FL
¥20,461
per night
Mar 1 - Mar 2

This Pinellas Point hotel is on the beach, 1.9 mi (3.1 km) from Eckerd College, and within 9 mi (15 km) of Tropicana Field and Salvador Dali Museum. University ...

3.7/5Good! (1,294 reviews)

"Somewhat isolated in this location, rooms are older, shower has very little pressure. On our second night the room was not cleaned. aAmost all the drink machines onsite are out of service. Bed was comfortable, staff friendly and helpful, pool area is nice."…"

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2020

Magnuson Hotel Marina Cove
Crystal Bay Hotel
Crystal Bay Hotel
2.5 out of 5
7401 Central Avenue, St. Petersburg, FL
¥16,598
per night
Feb 23 - Feb 24

Situated by the ocean, this historic hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Sunset Park and Pasadena Shopping Center. Treasure Bay Golf and Tennis and Palms of Pasadena ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (801 reviews)

"Beautiful restored hotel. Rooms are spacious and clean. Hotel still has the nostalgia of the past. Continental breakfast is wonderful with an additional made to order menu for no charge. Staff was accomidating and friendly. Hotel was clean and quiet. We will definitely go back."…"

Reviewed on Feb 18, 2020

Crystal Bay Hotel
Ponce De Leon Hotel
Ponce De Leon Hotel
3 out of 5
95 Central Ave, St. Petersburg, FL
¥14,345
per night
Mar 1 - Mar 2

Located in the heart of St. Petersburg, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Museum of Fine Arts, Salvador Dali Museum, and Palladium Theater. University ...

3.4/5 (1,814 reviews)

"Love the atmosphere and it’s close to everything so we can walk."…"

Reviewed on Jan 26, 2020

Ponce De Leon Hotel

Popular things to do in St. Petersburg

Salvador Dali Museum
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Salvador Dali Museum

4.5/5(1,126 reviews)

Browse the surrealistic masterpieces of a world-famous Spanish painter in a remarkable building that perfectly suits the style of the art exhibits.

Tropicana Field
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Tropicana Field

4.5/5(566 reviews)

Catch an event at Tropicana Field during your trip to St. Petersburg. Attend a baseball game or simply enjoy the lively bars while you're in the area.

Vinoy Park
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Vinoy Park

4.5/5(215 reviews)

Enjoy the beautiful sunsets and explore Vinoy Park, a favorite green space in St. Petersburg. Attend a sporting event or simply enjoy the top-notch restaurants while you're in the area.

Sunken Gardens
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Sunken Gardens

4.5/5(187 reviews)

Located in the heart of St. Petersburg, this historic botanical oasis behind vine-covered walls offers tropical plants, colorful flower beds, meandering paths, picturesque ponds and cascading waterfalls.

Museum of Fine Arts
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Museum of Fine Arts

4.5/5(151 reviews)

One of West Florida’s most accomplished exhibit spaces has displays that range from ancient crafts to classic paintings and contemporary photography.

Mahaffey Theater
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Mahaffey Theater

4.5/5(19 reviews)

You can enjoy a show at Mahaffey Theater during your stay in St. Petersburg. Attend a sporting event or simply enjoy the top-notch restaurants while you're in the area.

Top activities in St. Petersburg

Tampa Bay CityPASS: Admission to Top 5 Tampa Attractions
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Tampa Bay CityPASS: Admission to Top 5 Tampa Attractions

88% of travellers recommend
¥12,005
Per adult
Dolphin Racer Speedboat Adventure
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Dolphin Racer Speedboat Adventure

94% of travellers recommend
¥2,506
Per adult
Escape Room Experience - DISARM (Approx 1 hour)
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Escape Room Experience - DISARM (Approx 1 hour)

100% of travellers recommend
¥4,125
Per adult
Escape Room Experience - SCORCHED (Approx 1 hour)
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Escape Room Experience - SCORCHED (Approx 1 hour)

100% of travellers recommend
¥4,125
Per adult
Manatee and Dolphin Watching
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Manatee and Dolphin Watching

100% of travellers recommend
¥8,650
Per adult
Four Hour Yacht Cruise
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Four Hour Yacht Cruise

¥16,523
Per adult

Reviews of St. Petersburg

4.5

Top Destination

5 - Excellent
783
5 - Excellent 58%
4 - Good
460
4 - Good 34.074074074074076%
3 - Okay
86
3 - Okay 6.37037037037037%
2 - Disappointing
13
2 - Disappointing 0.9629629629629629%
1 - Terrible
8
1 - Terrible 0.5925925925925926%

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Feb 19, 2020

Small town feel with vast waterfront parks.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Feb 19, 2020

Downtown St Pete has come a long way in the last 10 years. Lots of places to dine, sight see, and enjoy a few cocktails. Area feels safe and friendly. Lots of dog friendly cafes for food and drink, desserts, and relation. Loved the Mahaffey Thea

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Feb 19, 2020

This location is in the middle of old St. Pete where you can walk to most of the attractions. It is an affordable jewel.

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

Feb 19, 2020

Smoking inside the bars was horrible. My clothes stank so bad after leaving. Find happy hours and cheaper places to drink, otherwise you're spending a fortune.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Feb 10, 2020

Hope to be buying a home there.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Feb 8, 2020

Would love to move there in the next couple of years!

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