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Ringgold, Georgia
Reviewed 22 July 2012

We took our two oldest grandkids on our annual Florida vacation this year. We have been staying at the Sea Captain for several years and love staying there. It is within walking distance to the beach, marina and restaurants. It is also a close walk to the pier where they have nightly activities and crafts. The staff are all very...

1Thank Tom W
Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 19 July 2012

We have stayed there many times over the past decade (we would stay more if they would join Hotels.com so we could get reward points). We have stayed as just a couple for a long week end and have stayed with the kids for an entire week. Great location especially for the price. Right on the marina so you can...

1Thank Marc T
Reviewed 19 July 2012

Room was a little bit older but very clean. Staff was very friendly. Nice calm place to stay. We would deffinatly stay again

1Thank Chuck103
Shady Spring, WV
Reviewed 18 July 2012

We stayed for a week and had a blast. Plenty of restaurants and shopping within easy walking distance. We loved seeing the ships coming in and out of the marina. We will definitely be back!!

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Cape Coral
Reviewed 15 July 2012

This darling hotel was in the perfect location. It was close to the pier, restaurants and very close the Clearwater Marine Aquarium. The view of the bay was lovely, and the atmosphere was peaceful and quiet. The hotel was immaculately clean catering to respectful clientele. It is the perfect place to stay when visiting "Winter" the Dolphin. Special thanks to...

1Thank Cape-Deb
Reviewed 29 June 2012

Stayed here for three nights after reading the reviews here. Great location right in the centre of things, and close to Pier 60, but sufficiently private. Expect some road noise - and bay noise from the excursion boats - but it was remarkably peaceful by midnight. The large new Hampton, built over its own multi storey car park, is right...

2Thank SaddleworthSaint
Reviewed 26 June 2012

The hotel is in easy walking distance to the pier, restaurants and playground. The balcony overlooks the bay, which is beautiful in the morning. The room was small but had plenty of space for the three of us also it was clean and had a mini frig and microwave. The staff was very friendly and helped us select a good...

3Thank GirlOutdoor
Brooksville, Florida
Reviewed 25 June 2012

I found a gem! I can't say enough good things about this Hotel…so on a scale of 1 to 5 stars, I give it 6 stars. It was an extremely pleasant experience. I fell in love with the nostalgic look and aurora (no…the rooms were not old and did not smell). I loved our room because it was large and...

2Thank DRMacKay
St. Louis, MO
Reviewed 23 June 2012

I wasn't expecting much staying at an older low rise non chain motel less than 1/2 the price of a room at the Hyatt, but this place really pleasantly surprised me. They've done a nice job of keeping this older property in good shape. We loved the little pool area. Although you don't have a private balcony there is a...

3Thank kathy884
Sunny Isles Beach, Florida
Reviewed 22 June 2012

We were apprehensive because of the reviews that said the hotel was dated, but we were pleasantly surprised to find it in well kept, charming, and clean. The location is the BEST and in walking distance to everything including the beach. It was on the marina/water providing much entertainment as the boats passed. The price was the best (after much...

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  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Hot Tub
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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: ₹ 8,326 - ₹ 12,898 (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
Hotel Style:
#9 Family Hotel in Clearwater
#14 Romantic Hotel in Clearwater
#15 On the Beach 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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