Clearwater Beach Resorts
Looking for the best Clearwater Beach Resorts? Here are some of our top resort choices based on our experience and the many buyers we have helped on Clearwater Beach. These are some of the nicest, and most popular hotels to consider when you come to look at properties on the Gulf Coast beaches of Pinellas County.
The Sandpearl offers Four-Diamond luxury on the shores of Clearwater Beach. The Sandpearl is located just north of popular Pier 60. is right in the heart of everything just steps from great restaurants, shopping, Marina activities, nightspots, and more. They offer luxurious accommodations and the city's only Four-Diamond restaurant, Caretta on the Gulf. The 12,000-square-foot Spa pampers guests with a full menu of ocean-inspired treatments and salon services. Learn more at the Sandpearl Website.
This resort-style hotel is in the heart of Clearwater Beach across the street from Pier 60. The Hyatt has 250 residential-styled suites, premium poolside amenities, great dining options, full spa services, and more. Learn more at the Hyatt Website.
The Opal Sands is on the southern end of Clearwater Beach overlooking Clearwater Pass. It is one of the newest major hotels on Clearwater Beach. The 230 Gulf-front guest rooms and suites offer modern amenities blended with a fresh, contemporary design that reflects the Gulf Coast setting. The spa offers modern design, signature services, and customized treatments from seasoned therapists.
The Sea-Guini Restaurant in Opal's is one of our very favorite restaurants on Clearwater Beach. The decor is a warm but chic, contemporary design and also offers spectacular views of the Gulf of Mexico from every seat. They feature fresh local seafood, Italian hand-made pasta, and Neapolitan pizzas. There's even a dedicated pizza chef and a real pizza oven. Learn more at the Opal Sands Website.
The Wyndham Grand is one of the newer hotels on Clearwater Beach. It is located at 100 Coronado Drive, Clearwater Beach, Florida 33767. It is just across S Gulfview from the sandy shores of Clearwater Beach.
Enjoy Asian-fusion cuisine in the Ocean Hai. This fine-dining restaurant features fresh-caught seafood and farm-fresh ingredients, in a chic atmosphere. For more casual dining there is Dock’s Pool Bar & Grille where you can drink in the rays, enjoy your favorite cocktails, and enjoy a full menu of traditional favorites.
Treat yourself to a relaxing day at the Pallavi Luxury Spa. This 6,000-square-foot spa sanctuary specializes in health and beauty benefits from head-to-toe. They have couples massages as well as traditional massages and feature a Superfood Pro-radiance Facial. Learn more at the Wyndham Grand website.
This is one of the least expensive of the major hotels on Clearwater Beach, but we've found it to be nice and it's in a great location just south of the Marina area. Be sure to grab a snack or cocktail at Jimmy's Crow's Nest which is on the top floor with great views of Clearwater Beach. Learn more at the Pier House 60 website.
Nearby Sand Key Beach Resorts/Hotels
Nearby Sand Key also has two waterfront hotels that might be a good option. Sand Key is just a short drive south of Clearwater Beach across Clearwater Pass.
Sheraton Sand Key Resort
The Sheraton is a beachfront hotel resort right on the white sandy shores of Sand Key. It has a beautiful beach area and a spectacular pool area. It offers both casual and fine dining and a fun tiki-type outdoor cocktail area. There is also lots of parking so it is easy to come and go as you like. The Sheraton is run by the Marriott Corporation. It is just north of the luxury The Grande On Sand Key beachfront condos. Learn more about the Sheraton On Sand Key.
Marriott Suites on Sand Key
The Marriott is on the eastern, or Intracoastal side of Sand Key just a block south of the Sheraton. The full name is Clearwater Beach Marriott Suites on Sand Key but don't get confused by that. Sand Key is technically part of Clearwater Beach but it is a separate island from the northern part. They also have a nice waterfront pool but is on the Intracoastal, not the beach. Learn more at the Mariott website.