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Ponce De Leon Hotel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Maryville, Tennessee
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Ponce de Leon is a historic hotel, so I was willing to take a chance. Because of its ideal location in downtown St. Pete near the waterfront, museums, great restaurants, etc., I don't really have any regrets, but then I'm pretty low maintenance. My roommate was not happy about the loose bathroom sink fixtures that spit water at us (&...

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Bradenton, Florida
HOTEL’S FAVOURITE REVIEW
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Great little boutique type hotel in a great location downtown. Staff is extremely nice and helpful. Rooms were clean and nicely appointed. Kind of a chic vibe all-around. We went with another couple and shared a room - highly recommend!

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PonceDeLeonHotel, Front Office Manager at Ponce De Leon Hotel, responded to this review

On behalf of the staff and management, thank you for taking the time to write us a positive review! The Ponce de Leon team is thrilled to hear you were able to experience the charm the the City of Saint Petersburg and our hotel has to offer. We look forward to having you stay as a guest with us in...

Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed for 1 night and had a pleasant experience from check in to check out. Room was actually a bit larger than expected and met our needs for the evening. Everything was clean and orderly, there was a faint musty odor but that is expected of an almost 100 y/0 building. We went in with open minds and we were...

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Wirral, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Lovely old hotel within short walk of the marina and bars and restaurants. Only downside is the parking as you have to pay separately for this in a nearby multi story car park. Also a lot of building work currently in St Petersburg which causes a few problems. However, St Petersburg is a lovely city to visit with lots of...

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

The worst hotel in St Pete, don't waste your money. They canceled our reservation because we arrived 8 minutes late and they didn't tried to call us first. They were very rude and they even lied to us saying that our room was empty but already clean for the next day so they refused to let us stay there. Obviously...

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Northwood, Ohio, United States
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

I kept smelling something that smelled like urine, but the smell would come and go. So I dismissed it as a plumbing issue and went to bed. When I woke up in the morning I started to get my stuff together to checkout. Nd found that the decorative cover for the bed was wet. It smelled like urine, totally gross...

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Linwood, New Jersey
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

No parking without a fee - far from hotel. Room smaller than a closet.Bathroom even smaller. Fridge with drinks not working. But 2.00 a soda inside warm fridge? 110.00 a nite for a no frills room that includes no tissues or breakfast. Would not recommend to anyone traveling in this area

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Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Although I live in Tampa, I stayed here after my niece's wedding which took place by Boca Ciega Bay in St Pete. This is an older hotel but the rooms were clean and comfortable. The rooms have been renovated so everything necessary is available. After the reception we went to Ceviche which is a restaurant on the first floor of...

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Fort Myers, Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have stayed at this hotel multiple times over the years and I am sad to say, this will be out last. Everything in the room was in various states of disrepair. Small details added up like broken blinds, leaky toilet, broken coffee maker and generally not up to the cleanliness standard that we remember from previous visits. Here is...

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Tamarac, Florida
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We checked in a little while ago on April 29th and the room smells extremely musty. So much so, that I called the front desk and was told "they will try and send housekeeping up." They just came up and we were told housekeeping left for the day. It seems this is a problem as there are other reviews indicating...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Built in 1922, The Ponce de León Hotel is a Spanish Mission Revival building of great historic interest. Located at 95 Central Avenue and Beach Drive, one might notice that this hotel is only one block away from Saint Petersburg’s beautiful and vibrant waterfront and in the heart of downtown. The Ponce de León Hotel is at doorstep to the most popular restaurants, museums and music venues in the city. Some of which include; the Salvador Dali Museum, Janus Live, the Mahaffey Theater, Tropicana Field, Vinoy Park, and much, much more!Boasting 74 modern rooms, and home of one of the city’s most popular and award winning restaurants, Ceviche Tapas Bar & Restaurant. You can unwind with a drink or dine at the hotel bar & restaurant while you enjoy nightly live entertainment. They make their dishes with locally sourced ingredients for the freshest and finest taste. From the moment you walk into the hotel you will be impressed by the style, décor and air of calm professionalism. Ponce de León Hotel is perfectly located in the heart of St. Petersburg’s most popular recreational and business districts, offering convenience, effortless style, and affordability to leisure and corporate travelers. The Ponce de León Hotel combines impeccable service and comfortable accommodation with spectacular views of the waterfront and downtown St. Petersburg. Be delighted by incomparable value harmonized with everyday amenities, service, plus all the attention you expect from a boutique hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ponce De Leon Hotel

Address: 95 Central Ave, St. Petersburg, FL 33701-3930
Region: United States > Florida > St. Petersburg
Price Range: £74 - £111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Ponce De Leon Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 75
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Ponce De Leon Hotel St. Petersburg, Florida
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#9 Business Hotel in St. Petersburg
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“Ask for a quiet room and hope you can get one. Most noise was from construction of a high rise about 1/2 block away.”
967shirleyb, 21 May 2017 | Read review
“Do not stay here”
coogie47, 18 May 2017 | Read review
“We needed 2 beds for 4 adults so we chose the adjoining rooms option for privacy.”
PatGFL, 18 May 2017 | Read review
“Pick a different hotel”
merylel, 29 Apr 2017 | Read review
“do not stay here you will be very dissapointed”
birdg2017, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
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