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La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Clearwater Central

La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Clearwater Central

2.5 out of 5
21338 Us Highway 19 N, Clearwater, FL
The price is $79 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
4.2/5Very Good! (955 reviews)

"Breakfast buffet very nice! Staff is wonderful! Very clean facilities! Thank you very much!"…"

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2020

La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Clearwater Central
La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Clearwater South

La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Clearwater South

2.5 out of 5
5000 Lake Blvd, Clearwater, FL
The price is $71 per night from Dec 4 to Dec 5
4.1/5Very Good! (978 reviews)

"It was close to alot of restautants and the main strip"…"

Reviewed on Oct 13, 2020

La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Clearwater South
SpringHill Suites by Marriott St. Petersburg Clearwater

SpringHill Suites by Marriott St. Petersburg Clearwater

2.5 out of 5
3485 Ulmerton Rd, Clearwater, FL
The price is $64 per night from Dec 4 to Dec 5
4.4/5Wonderful! (601 reviews)

"The room was clean and very comfortable."…"

Reviewed on Aug 24, 2020

SpringHill Suites by Marriott St. Petersburg Clearwater
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Resorts in Clearwater

You deserve a vacation, and a resort is the ideal place to pamper yourself with the amenities and services you need for a relaxing stay in Clearwater. One of the 40 comfortable resort hotels in the surrounding area might be just what you're looking for, whether you want great restaurants on site, blissful spa treatments, or activities for the kids.

Our top-rated resorts around Clearwater:

New Listing , Luxury 5 Star Resort on Tampa Bay

  • 1 mi (1.6 km) from Clearwater
  • Features a spa tub

Sirata Beach Resort - Beach property rated 3 stars

  • 15.6 mi (25.1 km) from Clearwater
  • Offers 3 restaurants
  • Has 3 outdoor pools, 2 beach bars, and a spa tub

Hyatt Regency Clearwater Beach Resort & Spa - Beach resort rated 4 stars, steps from Beach Walk

  • 6.8 mi (11 km) from Clearwater
  • Boasts 2 restaurants
  • Enjoy the 2 bars, outdoor pool, and spa

Shephards Beach Resort - 3.5-star beach resort less than 10 minutes from Beach Walk

  • 6.7 mi (10.8 km) from Clearwater
  • Amenities include 4 bars, an outdoor pool, and a nightclub
  • Has 2 restaurants

The Inn at Little Harbor - Beach property rated 3 stars

  • 21.4 mi (34.4 km) from Clearwater
  • Access to 3 outdoor pools, a private beach, and a beach bar
  • Dining options include 2 restaurants

What Can I Do in Clearwater?

Travelers enjoy the cultural offerings in Clearwater, and have good things to say about its live music venues and festivals. Grab your golf clubs for a game at Clearwater Country Club and Cove Cay Golf Club, or take the whole family to Congo River Golf - Clearwater and Celebration Station. Other top attractions you can add to your list are Bright House Field and Coachman Park.

Clearwater is also known for its:

  • Beaches
  • Art
  • Theater
  • Baseball
  • Wildlife

When Should I Visit Clearwater?

Here's a breakdown of the seasonal weather to help you pick travel dates:

  • The hottest months are typically August and July, while January and December are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 79° F and nighttime temperatures average 52° F
  • April-June: 90° F is the daytime average and 61° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 91° F and nighttime averages are around 73° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 87° F during the day and 52° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 54.72 inches in a year

How to Get to Clearwater and Around the Area

Clearwater Transportation
NameTypeDistance
St. Petersburg, FL (PIE-St. Petersburg-Clearwater Intl.) Airport 3.6 mi (5.8 km)
Tampa, FL (TPA-Tampa Intl.) Airport 11.4 mi (18.3 km)
St. Petersburg, FL (SPG-Albert Whitted) Airport 14 mi (22.5 km)

Frequently asked questions

What is Clearwater like for a resort vacation?
You deserve a getaway, and a resort is the perfect place to indulge in all the amenities and services you need for a relaxing time in Clearwater. One of the 195 comfortable resorts in the area could be just what you’re looking for, whether you’re hoping for an amazing pool, blissful spa treatments, or activities for the kids.
What's a favorite resort for my stay in Clearwater?
Here are our top-rated resorts around Clearwater: Sirata Beach Resort - Beach resort rated 3 stars. 15.6 mi (25.2 km) from Clearwater. Has 2 outdoor pools, 3 restaurants, and 2 beach bars. Hyatt Regency Clearwater Beach Resort & Spa - 4-star beach resort steps from Beach Walk. 6.9 mi (11 km) from Clearwater. Popular for its great location. Enjoy the 2 restaurants, 2 bars, and spa. Opal Sands Resort - Beach resort rated 4 stars, 5 minutes away from Beach Walk. 6.9 mi (11.1 km) from Clearwater. Amenities include a full-service spa, an outdoor pool, and a restaurant. Highly rated for its proximity to shopping. Sandpearl Resort - 4-star beach resort, 5-minute walk from Clearwater Beach. 6.9 mi (11.2 km) from Clearwater. Highly rated for its dining options. Access to a private beach, a full-service spa, and an outdoor pool.
What can I do in Clearwater?
With its live music venues and baseball games, Clearwater has both cultural offerings and sporting events. Grab your golf clubs for a game at Clearwater Country Club and Cove Cay Golf Club, or take the whole family to Tampa Bay Grand Prix and Celebration Station. Other top attractions you can add to your list are Bright House Field and Ruth Eckerd Hall.
What's the weather like in Clearwater?
The hottest months are usually August and July with an average temp of 83°F, while the coldest months are January and December with an average of 64°F. The rainiest months in Clearwater are July, August, June, and September, with each month seeing an average of 8 inches of rainfall.
What's the best way to get to and around Clearwater?
Fly into Tampa Intl. Airport (TPA), which is located 11.4 mi (18.3 km) from the city center. Otherwise, you can search for flights to St. Petersburg-Clearwater Intl. Airport (PIE), which is 3.6 mi (5.8 km) away. If you’d like to explore around the area, you may want to rent a car for your trip.