$98 Avg/night
Rate and special offer based on Check-in: Dec 27, 2014 Check-out: Dec 28, 2014

Ponce De Leon Hotel

3 stars
95 Central Ave, St Petersburg, FL 33701
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
3.3
out of 5
46 reviews
Look Forward to Another Stay

Stayed here before and will continue to stay as long are the prices are the best around. Perfect... See full review

  • J.Hey
  • Apr 30, 2014
Ponce De Leon Hotel

The Ponce De Leon Hotel was very clean and was a great location. Every thing was only a few min... See full review

  • Dr. RDW
  • Apr 10, 2014
"Anchoring the downtown scene is the newly renovated Ponce de Leon Hotel and its buzzing restaurant Ceviche" --New York Times, August 2008

Centrally located on the scenic downtown waterfront The Ponce De Leon Hotel is within walking distance of all of St. Petersburg's' attractions - a Downtown Gem" puts a diverse abundance of restaurants, museums and night life within easy reach - such as The Pier, Dali Museum, Local Art Galleries, Theatres, Cinemas, Music Venues, Shopping, Nightclubs, Boating, Fishing and Waterfront Parks with Beach access.

From the moment you enter the lobby you are greeted with a chic opulence. This stylish Mediterranean boutique hotel's decor captures the epitome of sleek style with the comfort of home for business and leisure travelers alike.

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Ponce De Leon Hotel Rooms

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The Ponce De Leon; a Boutique Hotel features attractive rooms with most of them capturing views of the Tampa Bay waterfront as well as views overlooking striking downtown St. Petersburg. Lining the cool colored walls are dark wood platform beds; most set upon hardwood floors, covered in a blanket of white accented with the passionate colors of red. Desks and flat screen TVs are featured in the rooms.

Amenities

  • WiFi
Dining
Restaurant
Services
Business center
Internet
WiFi

Nearby points of interest

  • Tropicana Field: 0.1 mi

Dining

Ceviche-Tapas
Hottest restaurant in town, serving the freshest ingredients in a lively atmosphere.
Spanish style Tapas restaurant, European Dinning at it's finest.
Pincho y Pincho
Serving Breakfast, Lunch and dinner
Casual dinning in a charming Spanish sidewalk cafe

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
1500
Check-out:
1100

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use. All information has been provided by this hotel and not by Orbitz

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Guest Reviews (46)

Ratings and reviews for Ponce De Leon Hotel

Overall score

3.3 / 5
5.01.0
46 out of 46
Amenities:
2.7
Room cleanliness:
3.8
Hotel staff:
3.9
Room comfort:
3.4
Location:
4.6
Value:
3.6

70% would recommend to a friend.

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Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Oswald castillo
Business
St Petersburg
Dec 16, 2014

great I had an awesome experience I will stay there again the view was incredible the staff was amaz

Great time the amenities were great the view was great the hotel was great the view was awesome and had a very good time room was clean staff was amazing

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
pokergrover
Business
jacksonville, fl
Oct 2, 2014

st. pete weekend getaway

staff is super friendly and helpful and the location could not be better. my wife and i stay here because the location is unbeatable and we come to st. pete for a short period of time...mostly spent out of the room. the value is fantastic and we always have a blast.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Entertainment tip: Short walk from hotel

easy to navigate and lots of fun.

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Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Krbaker
Business
Tampa, FL
Sep 29, 2014

Kbaker

I liked the charm and character, but the room had an odor and the carpet didn't look like it had been vacuumed. Fantastic location! Overall, not bad.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
2
Hotel staff:
3
Room comfort:
2
Location:
5
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Traveling Marcus James
Business
Miami, FL
Sep 10, 2014

Fantastic Getaway to downtown St. Pete!

Blocks from the Dali, MFA, and tons of fun downtown bars! The queen suite was roomy, had a balcony, and a great view!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Entertainment tip: Short walk from hotel

Drop by Gastro pub for DELICIOUS DINING! Also, 5 bucks drinkery for great drink specials.

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Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
caperealtor
Business
SW Florida
Sep 2, 2014

Downtown location

Staff was very nice, room was small and didn't have space to put your things away, no fridge in room, ice on 3rd floor. AC was loud bathroom small. No pool and no parking area only street parking which worked out ok.But it was very clean,staff was very helpful and the downtown location was great. Since we spend very little time in the room it was better then spending $50 a night more next door. If we wanted to stay downtown again this is where we will stay. Enjoyed it.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
2
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Entertainment tip: Short walk from hotel

Jannus lice 2 blocks away.

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Reviewer score

2
5.01.0
Diana Marlins fan
Business
Miami fl
Jun 9, 2014

Ponce de Leon

Room was moved due to plumbing issues and if I had known I would be staying in party central would have not chose this hotel parking is awful no wifi in room woke up on sat morning to a drunk sleeping in hall

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
1
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
3
Location:
1
Value:
2
Trip purpose:

Business

Shopping tip: Short drive from hotel

Madeira Beach board walk

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Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Hockeybob1914
Business
Groveland, fl
May 28, 2014

Memorial Day Weekend

The hotel was small and quiet. Overall it was a decent stay. One thing I did not like was the shower was awkward. Also, they do not tell you about the drinks they stock in the fridge. I thought the water and coke was left over from another guest and they charged $2 for a 12 oz coke can.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
2
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
3
Location:
4
Value:
2
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
J.Hey
Business
N.FLA
Apr 30, 2014

Look Forward to Another Stay

Stayed here before and will continue to stay as long are the prices are the best around. Perfect location in downtown StPete a block from the bay and 1mi from The Trop

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
researcher414
Business
Cola
Apr 21, 2014

good deal in a pricey area

Normally I prefer to stay at Hampton Inns because they are consistently just right. The Ponce de Leon is right next door to the Hampton Inn, in a pricey area, but the room rate is half as much!!! If the Hampton had been cheaper I'd have gone there. The decor at Ponce de Leon is chic and trendy. However there is not much lobby space. The rooms are unusually decorated, chic, trendy. I loved the hardwood floors. The bed was decently comfortable, but a bit soft. I knew to expect small rooms and bathrooms so that didn't bother me. Benefits: Everything you need, but not much that you don't. GREAT VALUE considering the price of every other hotel in the area. Walking distance to tons of attractions. Drawbacks: NO WIFI. BUMMER. Odd musty smell (due to old building in a humid climate?) that lingered in clothes when I returned home. Not much space in rooms or lobby to just sit and relax with family members. The hotel did not provide one of those binders full of information about the local area.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
2
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
3
Room comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Dr. RDW
Business
Miami
Apr 10, 2014

Ponce De Leon Hotel

The Ponce De Leon Hotel was very clean and was a great location. Every thing was only a few min walk from the hotel. The hotel stuff was very friendly and helpful. I would recommend this hotel

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

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