We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Traveller (1614)
Pool & Beach (294)
Storyboard
Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“don cesar”(994 reviews)
“maritana grille”(96 reviews)
“historic hotel”(90 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
4 Star accommodation
All hotel details
Additional information
Offers from The Don CeSar
Special Offer: Sun and Sand
Offers from The Don CeSar
Special Offer: Sun and Sand
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
Rooms
26 Aug27 Aug
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 8 partner sites to see rooms from US$249.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all St. Pete Beach hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "c48eff82285e47a4919c73c6e88be267", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":85782,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[32600628],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":26,"month":8,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":27,"month":8,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":249,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"c48eff82285e47a4919c73c6e88be267","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":271,"lowestMetaPrice":249,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":271,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":null,"highestMetaPrice":271,"lowestMetaPrice":249,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":271,"hotelName":"The Don CeSar","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImM0OGVmZjgyMjg1ZTQ3YTQ5MTljNzNjNmU4OGJlMjY3IiwiQUlLIjoiMGUyMjgxZmYyNWM5NDA1ZGFlYTc1N2QxOTY3YzgwNjkifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "26/08/2018", "checkOut": "27/08/2018", "lowestPrice": "US$249", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"32600628":"Expedia"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": false, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","moduleList":[]},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
Reviews (4,305)
Filter reviews
4,157 results
Traveller rating
2,513
878
389
195
182
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
2,513
878
389
195
182
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsdon cesarmaritana grillehistoric hotelpink palacesea porch restaurantsea perchspa oceanalobby barpool staffself parkresort feerooms are smallpaddle boardingjet skian umbrellabeach servicepete beach
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 4,157 reviews
A TripAdvisor Member
1
Reviewed today

The location is breathtaking. The view is spectacular. The history is interesting. The pool is sparkling. The drinks are refreshing. The people are lovely. I would definitely stay here again and hope to return soon!

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Exceptional hotel located right on the soft sand beach of St. Petersburg, FL. Great ocean views from the hotel rooms and easy property to walk around and navigate. Lounge chairs and umbrellas available on the beach, perfect for sipping cocktails while listening to the ocean...More

10  Thank Christine F
Response from GM-TheDonCeSar, General Manager at The Don CeSarResponded 9 September 2017

Cherished memories with your loved one at The Don CeSar, sounds like paradise! Glad to hear you took advantage of everything The Don has to offer. Please join us again soon. The Don CeSar Team

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The breakfast in the hotel restaurant and shopping in the hotels various shops were excellent! My family and I did not have the opportunity to stay at the hotel but the service we received at the restaurant and shops was exceptional. Everyone was very friendly...More

Thank OakleyAnn2018
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I have spent almost my entire life in Florida, and yet had never heard of the Don CeSar until we stayed there last month. The building is beautiful and well-maintained. Our room was clean and charming, with a cute vanity area and a very comfy...More

Thank WindyTaylor
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Blow dryer was broken. I reported it and they brought me another. Lock on the minibar did not work which was a problem since I was traveling with small children. The staff member who came to set up the crib was very unpleasant and asked...More

2  Thank FL2003
Response from GM-TheDonCeSar, General Manager at The Don CeSarResponded 2 days ago

Thanks so much for your loyalty over the years and for returning to the Don CeSar. Our management team would like an opportunity to speak with you directly and earn your business back with us. We hope we can work together to secure a return...More

View more reviews
About
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Room Service
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$224 - US$488 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Value Hotel in St. Pete Beach
#3 Romantic Hotel in St. Pete Beach
#4 Charming Hotel in St. Pete Beach
#5 Quiet Hotel in St. Pete Beach
#6 Business Hotel in St. Pete Beach
#7 Ocean View Hotel in St. Pete Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$224 - US$488 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Value Hotel in St. Pete Beach
#3 Romantic Hotel in St. Pete Beach
#4 Charming Hotel in St. Pete Beach
#5 Quiet Hotel in St. Pete Beach
#6 Business Hotel in St. Pete Beach
#7 Ocean View Hotel in St. Pete Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (1614)
Pool & Beach (294)
Room & Suite (246)
Dining (71)
Amenities (63)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (13)
Family and Play Areas (2)
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
IrishNyBoy
15 August 2018|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from Ginny L | Reviewed this property |
I don't think it will adversity affect your vacation. It's a stunning property. Calling the hotel for an update may be advisable. They are honest and accommodating. Enjoy!!
1
Vote
Brighton1353
15 August 2018|
Answer
Response from BarbaricDerek | Reviewed this property |
Check out myfwc website
0
Votes
Brighton1353
15 August 2018|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from Barry W | Reviewed this property |
We didn't see it nor its effects when we were there last month 7/8-7/14. Loved The Don Cesar. Hope that your trip to St. Pete Beach is as great as ours was. Enjoy!
1
Vote
Room Tips
"ask for a balcony room facing the pool"
Read review
"Request a view of the Gulf of Mexico."
Read review
"Ocean front rooms are the best but most do not have a balcony"
Read review
"Splurge for the Gulf view!"
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing