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Iowa
Reviewed 9 September 2015 via mobile

Great location right off major interstate made it easy to travel around. Right on the bay with a great view. Fun little bar outside overlooking the pools and bay. Short driving distance to lots of great neighborhoods and restaurants. Had an awesome time with my girlfriends. Would recommend to anyone wanting to save a little money and stay somewhere comfortable...

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springmans, Manager at Magnuson Hotel Marina Cove, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. We are glad you enjoyed your stay. We hope next time you visit you will be able to enjoy our amenities. Our hotel is a very relaxing property. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Jeffersonville, Indiana
Reviewed 2 September 2015

Was in town to drop off a child for college, so we just needed the basics. The Magnuson was close, but still a little out of the way (if that makes sense). You kinda have to work your way around to get there. The property is large with plenty of parking. The staff were friendly and explained everything, including a...

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springmans, Manager at Magnuson Hotel Marina Cove, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. We are happy you enjoyed your stay. We hope you come back soon and visit us all again!!!

Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
Reviewed 29 August 2015 via mobile

Got in late on a Friday evening and the staff was very friendly. Got to my room that wasn't in great shape and crashed. Woke up pretty early the following morning to get ready for work and wasn't able to shower. No water at all in the bathtub!!! After hurrying to bathe in the sink it was time to hit...

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Gainesville, Florida
Reviewed 28 August 2015

This property is gorgeous right on the water, with 2 pools, hot tub, restaurant, casual deli and really fun Tiki Bar there are not many reasons to leave. However if you do want to venture off location the hotel is ideally between all the shopping and dining of Downtown St. Pete as well as the beautiful St. Pete beaches. So...

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Thank you Karen for staying with us! We are so happy you enjoyed your stay with us! We hope to see you soon!!!

Reviewed 26 August 2015 via mobile

The staff was so nice, the rooms were ckean, they have 2 wonderful pools, there is a cute little beach. And lots to do so if you wanted to spend all you time in the hotel you can, the restaurant had wonderful people working there and the food was grate. The views were the best part we stayed on the...

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Reviewed 26 August 2015 via mobile

Great staff, everyone was very friendly, definitely recommend a room on the point, the view was excellent every morning! Close to a lot of the beaches and downtown St. Petersburg . Will definitely return!

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Versailles, KY
Reviewed 26 August 2015 via mobile

I booked this with a long time friend through Allegiant as a weekend getaway. It is located miles away from anything but the view of the bay makes up for it. The staff were all very helpful. We arrived prior to check in time but had no problem getting into our room. In fact, they gave us a choice of...

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Chicago, IL
Reviewed 15 August 2015

Stayed here 5 nights last week while dropping youngest daughter off at Eckerd College, which is very close by. Check in was fairly easy, although I almost immediately got a text alert from Amex that the resort had charged my card about $800, which confused me because it was supposed to be $571 or so for the stay. After a...

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Columbia, South Carolina
Reviewed 14 August 2015

We have stayed here twice so far with plans to stay many times in the future as our daughter is in college nearby. Everything has been clean and well suited to our needs. The hotel structure is a little dated, but very sufficient for a good night's rest. With the "Courtyard" room we could see the bay just fine (just...

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Cape Coral
Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

Do not stay here! The rooms are terrible, the neighborhood is sketchy, and they let anyone charge anything to your room. Our friends that had the room next to us had a random guest charge $90 for dinner to their room.

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springmans, Manager at Magnuson Hotel Marina Cove, responded to this review

Thank you for your response. Regarding the issue of a room charge to your friend's room, we removed the charge that day once we verified that it belonged to another guest. We spoke to your friend the next day explaining that no charge was forthcoming. The guest was complimentary about the timeliness and professionalism in which this issue was resolved.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are minutes from Fort Desoto Park and the Gulf beaches. We are also in close proximity to downtown St. Petersburg and all it has to offer: Tropicana Field-home of the Tampa Bay Rays, The Pier, Salvador Dali Museum, Mahaffey Theater, and Jannus Landing. For the business traveler, we are close to Eckerd College, USF, St. Pete College AllState Center and all Children's Hospital. Our guests will enjoy all the amenities of a full service resort. Stay in touch with your friends and family with our complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access. Take time to enjoy our pools, hot tub, volleyball court, bicycle rentals, tennis courts, shuffleboard courts, and fitness center. You can relax at the Nepa Hut Beach Bar overlooking Tampa Bay and the world famous Sunshine Skyway Bridge, unwind in Nemo's Lounge, dine in Periscopes waterfront restaurant with views of our marina, or have a relaxing lunch poolside at the Banyan Tree Deli. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Magnuson Hotel Marina Cove

Address: 6800 Sunshine Skyway Lane, St. Petersburg, FL 33711 (Formerly Holiday Inn SunSpree Resort St Petersburg - Marina Cove)
Region: United States > Florida > St. Petersburg
Price Range: ₹ 6,074 - ₹ 13,103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Magnuson Hotel Marina Cove 3*
Number of rooms: 155
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn St Petersburg
Holiday Inn Marina Cove
Holiday Inn Saint Petersburg
Saint Petersburg Holiday Inn
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“All rooms have a small patio, if you want a good view of the water get second floor.”
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“Ask for the rooms that over look the marina!”
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