Book your room at Safety Harbor Resort and Spa, an Ascend Hotel Collection

Room type

Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)

Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking, Bay View

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)

Suite, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Bay View

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Clearwater-area resort at natural mineral springs

Tampa Bay waterfront

Set on 22 acres of waterfront property overlooking Tampa Bay, Safety Harbor Resort is adjacent to City Marina and 12 miles from the white-sand beaches of the Gulf Coast. Golf courses and recreation are nearby.

De Soto's fountain

Built over the mineral springs discovered by Spanish explorer Hernando de Soto, this Clearwater-area resort utilizes natural spring water in three pools, spa treatments, and as refreshments.

Sunrise and bay views

Guestrooms at Safety Harbor Resort And Spa feature patios or balconies with sunrise and bay views, and overlook the natural shoreline and resort hammock park. Rooms also offer premium bedding.

Safety Harbor Resort and Spa, an Ascend Hotel Collection

At your hotel

The spa and fitness center is the star attraction at this bay-front resort near Clearwater, Florida.

Treatments, available only to guests ages 18 and older, include Swedish, reflexology, hot rock, prenatal, and couples massage, as well as body wraps, hydrotherapy and a selection of facial spa treatments. The fitness and wellness department offers consultations and programs on health, nutrition, and wellness for guests ages 16 years and older.

The resort has three pools, a tennis academy, bikes (surcharge), and walking and biking trails in Safety Harbor and surrounding parks and greenways.

Safety Harbor Resort And Spa has 30,000 square feet of flexible meeting, conference, and banquet space, and hosts weddings and special occasions.

Transportation from the airport or train station is available.

  • 24-hour front desk
  • ATM/banking
  • Total number of rooms - 174
  • Number of floors - 6
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Year Built 1945
  • Tennis on site
  • Bar/lounge
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Complimentary newspapers in lobby
  • Concierge services
  • Express check-out
  • Conference space
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Elevator/lift
  • Full-service spa
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Hair salon
  • Health club
  • Laundry facilities
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Meeting rooms
  • Multilingual staff
  • Picnic area
  • Poolside bar
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Restaurant
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Conference space size (meters) - 2787
  • Free self parking
  • Sauna
  • Shopping on site
  • Spa services on site
  • Spa tub
  • Steam room
  • Indoor pool
  • Wedding services
  • Use of nearby fitness center (complimentary)
  • Casino shuttle (surcharge)
  • Cruise terminal shuttle (surcharge)
  • Shopping center shuttle (surcharge)
  • Theme park shuttle (surcharge)
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Beach/pool umbrellas
  • Airport transportation
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference space size (feet) - 30,000
  • Train station pickup (complimentary)
  • Number of meeting rooms - 8
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Stay connected

Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi

Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi

Park your car

Free self parking, Valet parking (surcharge)

In your room

  • Premium TV channels
  • Pay movies
  • Video-game console
  • Premium bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Climate control
  • Complimentary weekday newspaper
  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Phone
  • Free local calls
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room massage available
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Desk
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Private bathroom
  • Cable TV service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Down comforter
  • Pillowtop mattress
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Eat and drink

Fountain Grille - Casual restaurant featuring Mediterranean-style cuisine with a Caribbean influence in many of the specialties dishes. Alfresco dining is available overlooking a spring-fed fountain. Seasonal entertainment on weekends. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Tiki Bar - Seasonal poolside bar serving specialty drinks, burgers, sandwiches, and salads. Open late-morning until dusk.

La Sardine lobby lounge - serving "Champagne Brunch" each Sunday from 11 AM - 2:30 PM.

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Have fun

Tampa Bay Lounge - The lounge features 5 large-screen HDTVs, a pool table, darts, jukebox and video games. The lounge opens at 5:00 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, and opens at noon on Sunday.

Play

The Safety Harbor Resort's three pools—indoor and outdoor lap pools, and a leisure pool—contain purified mineral springs water. Spa tubs, saunas, personal hydrotherapy, and steam rooms are also on site.

The Tennis Academy provides individual and group instruction at all levels on seven Har-Tru courts (surcharge for access). The fitness center offers cardio and weight training equipment, personal training, and classes including aqua exercises, yoga, Pilates, and Tai Chi.

Biking and walking trails surround the resort and wind along the bay and through parks.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel in the Clearwater area; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Aerobics on site
  • Pilates classes on site
  • Volleyball on site
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
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Relax

The Safety Harbor Resort and Spa is located on the tranquil shores of Tampa Bay. The waterfront resort was built in 1945 on natural mineral springs, and discovered by Spanish explorers searching for the fountain of youth. Designated a Florida Heritage Landmark, this secluded property has been known to business and leisure travelers as a place “where healing waters flow” for the therapeutic value of its waters.

Treatments at the 50,000 square foot spa and fitness center, available only to guests ages 18 and older, include Swedish, reflexology, hot rock, and couples massage, as well as body wraps, hydrotherapy and a selection of facial spa treatments. The fitness and wellness department offers consultations and programs on health, nutrition, and wellness for guests ages 16 years and older.

The Safety Harbor Resort's three pools—indoor and outdoor lap pools, and a leisure pool—contain purified mineral springs water. Spa tubs, saunas, personal hydrotherapy, and steam rooms are also on site.

  • Hot stone massage
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Swedish massage
  • Prenatal massage
  • Reflexology
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Spa tub in spa
  • Massages
  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments
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Accessibility

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
  • Accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower

The fine print for Safety Harbor Resort and Spa, an Ascend Hotel Collection

When you arrive

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

When you leave

Check-out time is 11 AM

How you can pay

Accepted at this hotel: American Express, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card 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.

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Fees

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:
  • Resort fee: USD 16 per accommodation, per night
Hotel resort fee inclusions (may be listed elsewhere in this description as complimentary or available for a surcharge):
  • Pool access
  • Spa access (may be limited)
  • Spa tub access
  • Fitness center access
  • Fitness/yoga classes
  • Sporting facilities or equipment
  • Business center/computer access
  • Internet access (may be limited)
  • Newspaper
  • Phone calls (may be limited)
  • Faxes
  • In-room coffee
  • Laundry facilities
  • Self parking
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.
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Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of Historic Hotels of America.
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