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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed yesterday NEW

This B&B was very conveniently located in the main part of the St. Petersburg shopping and entertainment area. We also liked that we could take long walks in the nearby neighborhoods and along the waterfront. We visited the Dali Museum which we really enjoyed. The owners of the B&B were very friendly and helpful. A small negative was that the...

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Southwest Gulf Coast, Florida
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

A unique Bed & Breakfast in downtown, old St Petersburg. Quiet neighborhood. Great hospitality by the innkeepers Bill & Wilder; friendly and "home" atmosphere. A relaxing yard & pool. Good breakfast, with several choices. Comfortable bed; bright white linens. A very pleasant change from a large, commercial hotel. Have stayed there three times, and will definitely stay again. FYI -...

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Spartanburg, South Carolina
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

We are staying here for business and could not be happier. Way better than a hotel. Met one of the owners Bill and he is very welcoming!!! Rooms are super clean and full of amenities. Walking distance to anything you could want!!

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Madison, Wisconsin
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

Secretly hidden in plain sight right in the middle of everything in downtown St Petersburg is Watergarden Inn at the Bay! Quiet, quaint, comfortable, clean rooms, free parking, breakfast, and helpful staff. Perfect for the seasoned traveler not looking for valet parking and shiny modern rooms. A full service bed and breakfast experience right in the middle of everything downtown...

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Quincy, IL
Reviewed 1 week ago

I can't imagine a better location in St. Petersburg--1-1/2 blocks from trendy Beach Drive, so we were able to enjoy walking amidst the restaurants and shops without hearing nighttime traffic. The property is immaculately clean. Breakfast buffet was very nice, with a warm casserole as an option. Owners Bill and Wilder are very friendly. Can't say enough good things about...

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Whitehouse Station, New Jersey
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely bed and breakfast run by a friendly, helpful couple in a great location in downtown St. Petersburg - much better than staying in a hotel chain. Our room (the Sailboat Suite) was large and comfortable, with a huge bathroom. The common areas are well decorated and well kept. The breakfasts were excellent and delicious and varied,...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I haven't had much experience staying at B&B or Inns. But what a wonderful discovery this place is! I was in St. Petersburg for 3 nights & decided on staying at this amazing location downtown walking distance to the bay, shops, restaurants, movies etc. And a great value for money especially compared to the hotels in the area.Their website is...

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Nahant, Massachusetts
Reviewed 13 January 2017

Heading to Florida for a winter weekend, we didn't expect 39 degree temperature on Saturday morning. But our hosts at the Watergarden Inn took the chill off. If you want to enjoy the waterfront area of St Pete, you couldn't do better. Located half a block up from the main drag, everything was in walking distance, restaurant row, the major...

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Dunedin, Florida
Reviewed 13 January 2017

We spent 2 nights at this wonderful location for a quick get away. The host and hostess were wonderful, always there, giving info on the area, restaurants and local sights. We had a relaxing and fun New Years weekend. The only reason I did not give 5 stars was because the furnishings, bath etc appeared clean but dated. One short...

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Middleton, Wisconsin
Reviewed 23 November 2016

This is the fifth year in a row that I have visited St. Petersburg and stayed at the Watergarden Inn at the Bay. That alone should affirm the quality of my experience. The rooms are very clean and comfortable. The location is central to the vibrant downtown of St. Petersburg. The staff are very cordial and pleasant. I have the...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Discover your private oasis on over 1/2 acre in the heart of downtown. Steps away from Beach Drive shops and restaurants, fabulous museums, exciting sports venues, picturesque waterfront and marinas. Watergarden Inn at the Bay offers gracious accommodations and warm hospitality to travelers who enjoy privacy and comfort. 14 unique rooms & suites from Luxurious to romantic. Lounge by our pool or a private garden spot. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Watergarden Inn at the Bay

Address: 126 Fourth Ave. N.E., St. Petersburg, FL 33701
Region: United States > Florida > St. Petersburg
Price Range: $219 - $539 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 14
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“No elevators in an older home - ask for 1st floor if unable to use stairs.”
 of 5 bubbles 87carolg, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“I find all of the rooms are elegant and easily accessible.”
 of 5 bubbles ge0rgiapeach60, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Egret Room”
 of 5 bubbles jeffreycZ5365ON, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the second floor may be quieter around breakfast time.”
 of 5 bubbles MD4383, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Sunrise Room worked well for us. Second floor, facing the inner courtyard and pool.”
 of 5 bubbles frankbL624KE, 29 Jul 2016 | Read review
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