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- Two Double Beds
- One King Bed
Legendary “Pink Palace” resort on St. Pete Beach
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Gulf Coast castle
Known as Florida's "Pink Palace," the Loews Don CeSar Hotel, facing the white sands of the Gulf of Mexico, was built in 1928 to resemble a Mediterranean-style castle; located on St. Pete Beach.
Beach club and spa
Loews Don CeSar Hotel features 2 outdoor pools, one with an underwater sound system, as well as a day spa and fitness center. Yoga on the beach, personal trainers, and a kids' club are other perks.
Custom beds, Wi-Fi
Guestrooms have crown molding, custom wrought-iron beds with triple sheeting, sky-blue ceilings, and bathrooms with granite vanities. All rooms include wireless Internet access and flat-screen TVs.
Experience St. Pete Beach's newest sanctuary of relaxation within Loews Don CeSar Hotel. Spa Oceana welcomes guests with 11,000 square feet of tranquil space and exceptional spa services including 16 treatment rooms.
From the hydrotherapy whirlpool to the secret rooftop garden with an outdoor fire pit, guests will bask in the spectacular sunsets over the Gulf of Mexico and find countless ways to rejuvenate mind, body, and spirit. Private suites for special getaways are also available.
Dine on seaside terraces, around the pool, or in the acclaimed Maritana Grille. A favorite with locals, the King Charles Sunday Brunch is an extravaganza with more than 180 buffet items.
Also on site are 5 meeting/conference rooms, a kids' club (surcharge), babysitting/child care (surcharge), a shopping arcade, and complimentary hotel-wide wireless Internet access. This hotel features outdoor parking for a surcharge and a free beach shuttle.
Loews Don CeSar hotel is a smoke-free property, please be aware that fines apply for smoking outside of designated areas. This property is wheelchair accessible, and offers airport shuttle service on request for a surcharge.
- Designated smoking areas
- Free Wi-Fi
- Smoke-free property
- Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
- Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)
- Luggage storage
- Beach shuttle (complimentary)
- Self parking (surcharge)
- Number of meeting/conference rooms - 5
- Smoke-free property (fines apply)
- Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
- 24-hour front desk
- Air-conditioned public areas
- Airport transportation (surcharge)
- Audiovisual equipment
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Year Built 1928
- Number of floors - 9
- Valet parking
- Banquet facilities
- Beauty services
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Business center
- Complimentary newspapers in lobby
- Concierge desk
- Multiple large conference rooms
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Event catering
- Exhibit space
- Express check-out
- Fitness facilities
- Full-service health spa
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Hair salon
- Grocery/convenience store
- Children's club
- Massage - spa treatment room(s)
- Multiple small meeting rooms
- Total number of rooms - 277
- Poolside bar
- Room service (24 hours)
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Outdoor parking (surcharge)
- Security guard
- Self parking
- Shoe shine
- Shopping on site
- Spa services on site
- Spa tub
- Steam room
- Suitable for children
- Swimming pool - outdoor
- Tour assistance
- Wedding services
Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi
Outdoor parking (surcharge), Self parking, Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking, Valet parking (surcharge)
- Room Amenities
- Premium TV channels
- Video-game console
- CD player
- Air conditioning
- Complimentary weekday newspaper
- Coffee/tea maker
- Turndown service (on request)
- Makeup/shaving mirror
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Ceiling fan
- Climate control
- Clock radio
- Complimentary toiletries
- Cribs/infant beds available
- Direct-dial phone
- Electronic/magnetic keys
- Free local calls
- Hair dryer
- Daily housekeeping
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- In-room safe
- Iron/ironing board
- Pay movies
- Premium bedding
- Rollaway/extra beds available
- Shower/tub combination
- Voice mail
- Wake-up calls
The Maritana Grille - Fine dining, located off the lobby. Nautical-themed décor. Saltwater aquariums with over 1,500 gallons of water, home to indigenous fish. Florida-Caribbean cuisine. Selection of items grilled over pecan and cherry woods includes seafood, shellfish, and steaks. Selection of 140 wines. Chef's Table, held nightly in the kitchen for up to eight guests. Nightly dinner served. Reservations recommended; jackets not required.
Sea Porch Café - Walls of windows open to the surrounding beach, trees, and Gulf in a garden setting of white wicker furniture and brightly painted greenhouse scenes. Indoor and terrace dining. Light meals with Caribbean and Mediterranean flavors. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
Beachcomber Bar and Grill - Located on the pool deck. Light fare, specialty drinks. Open from early morning to sunset.
Lobby Bar/Lounge - Living-room atmosphere. Occasional live entertainment. Open from early evening to late evening.
Guests at this Florida beachfront resort have access to two outdoor pools, one with an underwater sound system. They also have complimentary use of the fitness center, sauna, and steam rooms in the health-and-beauty spa. Personal trainers and lessons, including yoga on the beach, can also be arranged (surcharges).
Camp CeSar, the resort's kids' camp, entertains children ages 5–10 with crafts, scavenger hunts, jewelry-making, and Friday-evening pizza parties (surcharges). Another attraction is a game room with arcade-style video games (surcharges).
Water-sports rentals are available on the beach adjacent to Loews Don CeSar Hotel and include personal watercraft and parasailing equipment.
Frank Hurley Park is located one mile (1.6 kilometers) south of the resort, on 16th Avenue in Pass a Grille. It has a pavilion, barbecue grills, baseball diamond, tennis court, basketball court, and restrooms with showers on the beach side. It can be reached by car or by walking down the beach.
Twin Brooks Golf Course, a public par-3, 18-hole course, is located 6 miles (10 kilometers) from the hotel. It offers a pro shop, PGA instruction, snack area, and club rental.
Fort De Soto Park, 7.5 miles (12 kilometers) from this Florida beach resort, has 1,136 acres (460 hectares) on five interconnected islands. Among its many facilities are a historic fort, canoe trail, boat launching facility, beach areas, fishing piers with food and bait concessions, and the Quartermaster Museum.
The recreational activities listed below are available onsite or nearby; fees may apply.
- Golfing nearby
- Golf - driving range nearby
- Sailing nearby
- Scuba diving nearby
- Personal motorized watercraft on site
- Snorkeling nearby
- Boating nearby
- Motor boating nearby
- Windsurfing nearby
- Parasailing nearby
- Fishing nearby
- Aerobics on site
- Playground on site
- Running track/path on site
- Swimming on site
- Yoga classes/instruction on site
- Boat tours nearby
- Manicures and pedicures
- Aromatherapy treatments
- Hydrotherapy treatments
- Body treatments
- Facial treatments
To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests” section of “Trip Preferences” when you book your hotel.
- Accessibility equipment for the deaf
- Accessible bathroom
- Accessible path of travel
- Braille or raised signage
- Accessible parking
- In-room accessibility
- Roll-in shower
Policies & Fees
Minimum check-in age is 21
Check-in time starts at 4 PM
Check-out time is 11 AM
Pets not allowed
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
Resort fee charged at hotel/condo
- Unless otherwise indicated, the charges below are not included in the overall room price. If not included in the overall room price, they will be charged by the property at check-in or check-out. Charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book. This property told us they will charge you for the following:
Hotel resort fee inclusions (may be listed elsewhere in this description as complimentary or available for a surcharge):
- Resort fee: USD 25 per accommodation, per night
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
- Pool access
- Beach access
- Fitness center access
- Fitness/yoga classes
- Children's club/arcade access
- Internet access (may be limited)
- Phone calls (may be limited)
- In-room safe
- In-room coffee
- In-room bottled water
- Housekeeping/cleaning fees/gratuities
- Additional inclusions
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.
- Self parking fee: USD 10 per night (in/out privileges)
- Valet parking fee: USD 23 per night (in/out privileges)
- Pet fee: USD 45 per night
- Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
- Additional Details
This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.
Awards & Affiliations
- The property is a member of Historic Hotels of America.