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Lake Wales
Reviewed 1 November 2013

When you arrive a guard stops you and checks his list to see if your name is on it. You have a choice of Valet parking or do it your self. In making the reservations by phone, be careful about what is promised you, in our case the lady lied about what you get. I was sitting by my wife...

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JustLetGo8, Guest Relations Manager at TradeWinds Island Grand Beach Resort, responded to this review

As the Director of Guest Satisfaction, I have made attempts to contact this individual without any correspondence. After review of the actual reservation recording, there was never any mention of the breakfast being included anywhere in the 20:08 minute conversation. As well, further review of the guest registration at the front desk shows no indication of any unfriendly or rude...

Kansas City, Missouri, United States
Reviewed 31 October 2013

My stay was for a class but the resort made me feel like I was on vacation for sure. Everyone that worked at the resort went out of their way to make our stay wonderful. From just saying hello as they passed us on the grounds or answering questions we had. All of the dinning on site is wonderful too....

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TradeWinds-Leni, Manager at TradeWinds Island Grand Beach Resort, responded to this review

Hi baileyjillrae, We are glad to hear you got a chance to "Just Let Go" while you were here for your class! I also love that you connected with your family through our Beach Cam - so cool! Thank you for taking the time to recognize our staff for their attention to detail and hospitality. We'd love for you to...

St pete beach
Reviewed 31 October 2013

Rickie Tanya and LuAnn as well as Hasson and Ivan are the best!!! Add rich at the flying bridge are wonderful too. They personify Trade winds to us. And make us feel so warm and fuzzy Seriously they make us feel like we have come home. Year after year , please treat them we'll

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TradeWinds-Leni, Manager at TradeWinds Island Grand Beach Resort, responded to this review

Hi Shemluk, We are excited to hear that so many of our staff members have contributed to your wonderful memories at the TradeWinds Island Resort. I will be sure to pass along your kind words to each of those that you mentioned. We love to hear it! Hope to see you again very soon. Regards, Leni

Pennsylvania
Reviewed 31 October 2013

From the moment we drove up to register at the TradeWinds Island Grand Beach Resort to our departure, the hotel staff was most friendly and courteous. Steve at registration was so helpful. We were a party of 7 (4 adults & 3 children) and stayed in 2 separate suites which were clean and well appointed. Housekeeping very accommodating with requests....

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TradeWinds-Leni, Manager at TradeWinds Island Grand Beach Resort, responded to this review

Hi PANonna, Thank you for positive review! We are very happy to hear that your group enjoyed your time with us. I'm sure the three little ones had a blast with all the fun amenities that we have to offer. Before your next visit with us, please feel free to join our free Paradise Club to earn points on eligible...

Miami, Florida
Reviewed 31 October 2013

This was our first time staying on the Gulf Coast of Florida and let me begin by saying this was by far one of the best vacations we've ever had. Everything from the room, the view, the staff, and the location was far better than we ever expected. We decided to take a little vacation from normal life and escape...

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TradeWinds-Leni, Manager at TradeWinds Island Grand Beach Resort, responded to this review

Hi BeachBumster, We are so happy to hear that your visit to the Gulf Coast was everything you had hoped and more. It's wonderful to hear that you were able to enjoy all the amenities TradeWinds Island Resort has to offer, including our signature cocktails by the pool and paddle boats. I will be sure to pass along your kind...

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 31 October 2013

I've made my way to St Pete Beach many times to visit family when they lived there and fell in love with the place. My family has moved but I still go down to St Pete, my last stay was at the TradeWinds. I received a decent rate through expedia and ended up staying an extra day. There is plenty...

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TradeWinds-Joe, Manager at TradeWinds Island Grand Beach Resort, responded to this review

Jipzee2005, thanks for taking the time to write this review, we're grateful for it. I will personally correct the one complaint you had, I apologize for that, I certainly wouldn't like that either. I'd like to make this up to you, if you find the time, please reach out to me directly. Kind Regards, Joe x6469

Fort Morgan, Colorado
Reviewed 30 October 2013

Although my stay was a business trip and I didn't get to enjoy everything the TradeWinds provided the stay was extremely enjoyable. My wife did get to walk the beaches enjoy the pool and truly relax in the sun. The staff members were exceptional. Laughter small talk you can tell they enjoyed their jobs and that the TW was a...

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TradeWinds-Joe, Manager at TradeWinds Island Grand Beach Resort, responded to this review

Hi Fred! Thanks for your review - and thank you for recognizing our staff in your review, we truly have a fantastic team here at both resorts. We'll have to get you and your wife back out here real soon, please feel free to join our Paradise Club, that way, next time you’re here, you’ll earn points on eligible purchases...

St. Pete Beach, Florida
Reviewed 30 October 2013 via mobile

I recently stayed at the trade winds with my family, and we loved it. So much for the kids to do and the property was beautiful. Our guest room was exactly what we were expecting and more. Special thanks to " Dan" from housekeeping, he went above and beyond for us and made our stay extremely comfortable and we will...

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TradeWinds-Joe, Manager at TradeWinds Island Grand Beach Resort, responded to this review

Hi Beachgirl567, thanks for recognizing Dan, I’ll personally let his manager know of your kind words. See you all real soon! Kind Regards!

St. Petersburg, Florida
Reviewed 30 October 2013

I normally Stay at the Tradewinds every July. This year I stayed there again for my Bachelorette party and like always it was a fantastic stay. The rooms are always impeccably clean and the staff always treats me great, especially Dan from housekeeping. We had such a great time staying there, with the slides, the beach, and even the Guy...

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Cleveland, Tennessee
Reviewed 29 October 2013

I traveled to the TradeWinds Resort last week for a work conference and has an amazing time. It's a very family-oriented place & the staff is excellent. The beach staff were extremely helpful with not only the beach cabannas but also giving tips on good places to eat/things to do. Lots of great places to eat within walking distance as...

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Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
TradeWinds Island Grand spans 20 lush, tropical acres and boasts a heritage of award-winning service and certification as a Florida Green Lodge. Overlooking the tranquil waters of the Gulf of Mexico, Island Grand is located on the white sand beaches of St. Pete Beach, consistently ranked one of America's Top Beaches by TripAdvisor. Discover 201 things to do with a variety of recreation activities including JetLev flight center, The Floating Water Park, children's programs, paddleboats, tennis, stand-up paddleboards, a three story tall inflatable waterslide and more. Island Grand offers multiple dining and entertainment venues along with sand-in-your-toes beach bars. Pamper yourself with a beachfront massage at Body Works Salon & Spa. Relax on a beach cabana or lounge next to one of 5 heated pools and 2 whirlpools. Our on-site resort transportation and car rental agency makes getting to Island Grand easy and stress free. It's not just a vacation. At TradeWinds, it's a totally immersive experience. ... more   less 

Additional Information about TradeWinds Island Grand Beach Resort

Address: 5500 Gulf Blvd., St. Pete Beach, FL 33706-2323
Region: United States > Florida > St. Pete Beach
Price Range: $359 - $631 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — TradeWinds Island Grand Beach Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 585
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Also Known As:
Tradewinds Island Grand Beach Hotel Saint Pete Beach
Tradewinds Island Saint Pete Beach
TradeWinds Island Grand Beach Resort St. Pete Beach, Florida
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#3 Top resorts Hotel in St. Pete Beach
#3 Business Hotel in St. Pete Beach
#10 On the Beach Hotel in St. Pete Beach
#10 Romantic Hotel in St. Pete Beach
#13 Family Hotel in St. Pete Beach
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