Get an overview of this hotelClearwater Beach resort on private, white-sand beach

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
On private beach
Outdoor pool
24-hour business center
Laundry facilities

Close to marina

Located in popular Clearwater Beach, this hotel features a private stretch of white-sand beach facing the Gulf of Mexico; Sand Key Park, Clearwater Marina, and Pier 60 are all just a mile away.

Live music nightly

After a day at the beach, Shephard's Beach Resort guests can dine on the waterfront restaurant, then dance to the light show at the Wave nightclub or enjoy a drink at the SALT Tequila Bar at Tap Room.

High-speed Internet

All guestrooms have complimentary wifi. The Gulf Tower rooms offer balconies with partial gulf views, while the New Sand Key Tower has pool, gulf, and island view rooms.

 Guest Highlights

  • Good location
  • Walkability
  • Beach
  • Helpful staff
  • Clean guestrooms
  • Guestrooms were a little noisy

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Enjoy Shephard’s Beach Resort featuring hip new luxury rooms with modern amenities, stunning views, as well as an amazing new pool with over 7,000 square ft. of tropical pool deck featuring SOAK bar, VIP cabanas, SALT Tequila Bar and Tap Room with craft beer and featured tequilas and Ocean Flame; an inspired ocean front dining experience.

Our property invites and welcomes cover free access to all guests to enjoy live bands and DJ’s every day and night at the Margarita Tiki Beach Bar. The Two-story, gulf front, state of the art Wave Nightclub is open 4-7 nights a week and offers the best variety of dance and top 40 music until 2:30am.

Property amenities also include: A fitness center, guest laundry, jet ski rental, parasail, kayak, scooters, bicycles, mini coupe and golf cart rentals. Beach front chair and umbrella rentals are available via private vendor at a discount for hotel guests. Chairs and shaded areas are provided free of charge at the Tiki-deck and pool deck terrace. *(No outside food or beverage at the pool, beach, or any other outlets.) Shephard’s Beach Resort now offers exclusive discounted tickets for the Clearwater Marine Aquarium and Busch Gardens.

Feeling adventurous? Enjoy a cruise on the Gulf while you are here with the Tropics Boat Tours. Dolphin watches, Party Cruises, and Caladesi Island excursions, Booze cruises and more.

Resort Fee Includes:

. Free Wi-Fi

. Free Showtime

. Extra Large Pool Towels

. Fitness Room access

. Free entry to Entertainments Venues

. Restaurant Coupon at Check-in

. Beach Chair discount

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 4 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Concierge services 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Computer station 
  • Grocery/convenience store 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Luggage storage 
  • One meeting room 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Nightclub 
  • Number of floors - 6 
  • Total number of rooms - 140 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • On private beach 
  • Year Built 2014 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Conference center 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Beach towels 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • On private beach  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Grocery/convenience store  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Miniature golf on site  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Room Amenities

  • Towels provided 
  • Linens provided 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Furnished balcony or patio 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathtub or shower 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Desk 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • In-room safe 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Cable TV service 
  • HDTV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • Microwave 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • LED TV 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Heating 

Where to Eat

Tiki Beach Bar and Grill - Outdoor dining for lunch and dinner with Gulf of Mexico views. Oversized sandwiches, appetizers inspired by island flavors, salads, and tropical drinks. Daily live music, including reggae, island rhythms, and rock.

Wave - Two-level nightclub with DJ music and light-and-sound shows.

Oasis Café - Light breakfast fare, café- and panini-style salads and sandwiches, specialty coffee drinks, and an array of other snacks and beverages.

Ocean Flame - Indoor and outdoor dining with views of the Gulf of Mexico. Offering fresh seafood as well as sushi, Asian cuisine, and a carving station.

Entertainment

Shephard's Beach Resort features live entertainment daily on the Tiki Deck. The resort's two-story nightclub, The Wave, is open Wednesday through Sunday. The resort throws big, Vegas-style beach parties with DJs every Sunday during spring and summer.

Nearby Things to Do

Shephards Beach Resort features a private, white-sand beach, with beach chairs, towels and umbrellas available for rent and jet skiing, kayaking, and parasailing offered on site (surcharges). Bicycles and mopeds are also available to hire onsite.

Nearby golf courses include the Clearwater Country Club and the Belleview Biltmore Golf Course, both within five miles of this Clearwater Beach resort.

The recreational activities listed below are available on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Segway rental/tour nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Miniature golf on site 
  • Kayaking on site 
  • Parasailing on site 
  • Scooter/moped rentals on site 
  • Boat tours nearby 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

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

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at midnight

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 17 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 15 per day.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.
Noise-free rooms not guaranteed

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Resort fee: USD 20.00 per accommodation, per night
The resort fee includes:
  • Pool access
  • Spa access
  • Spa tub access
  • Beach access
  • Beach towels
  • Fitness center access
  • Business center/computer access
  • Internet access
  • Phone calls
  • In-room safe
  • In-room coffee
  • Valet parking
  • Parking
  • Housekeeping
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.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: USD 12.95 per person (approximately)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 15 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Shephards
  • Shephards Beach
  • Shephards Beach Resort
  • Shephards Resort
  • Shephards Beach Resort Clearwater Beach
  • Shephards Beach Clearwater Beach

We should mention

Children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.


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