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Let me start by saying that not every building should be called a resort. We checked in late due to weather and our ocean view room was not available due to it having been floded. They put us in another room for one night until ours was ready. The young lady with glass on the front desk could not care less when we brought up the fact that our room we paid for was not ready until the next day around 3 pm. Her answer was....ok! When we finally moved to our paid room after about 20 minutes we realized the flood from the noght before had not been remediated. Once it started raining outside so did inside. All of our shoes and luggage that were sitting by the window got soaked and started smelling. They sent a guy to mop the water and put towels to stop the water from spreading even more. That was all that was done. So whenever it rains the 5th floor goes under water BE Aware. Will not stay in that place ever again. And you should not either. I was told at check out they would return my resort and parking fee of $90. Which honestly was a joke after what they did to us. Please do not stay here !!! I just saved you hundreds!!! You are welcome!

Private beach and parking was fantastic. Staff was great. Excellent place for families! Great location.

We enjoyed everything!

The restaurant wasn't open which was a disappointment. The balconys are too small. I thought from pictures it was a bigger hotel with bigger rooms. Management is very accomodating to concerns. Liked the free specialty coffee each day.

Friendly staff

Everything from the staff to the atmosphere was friendly and inviting! The rooms were clean

Nice little place on the private beach. Great location .?

rooms was clean hotel was clean staff was friendly

S Gulfview Blvd Clearwater Beach FL

Hotel highlights

  • Walking distance to Clearwater Beach and Beach Walk
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Onsite dining
  • Private beach

Winter the Dolphins Beach Club, Ascend Hotel Collection places you within a 10-minute stroll of popular attractions such as Clearwater Beach and Beach Walk. This 93-room, 3-star hotel has conveniences like a private beach, an outdoor pool, and free in-room WiFi.


Dining

Enjoy dining at one of 2 onsite restaurants including Cabana's Coastal Grill, which specializes in seafood. Savor a meal from the comfort of your room with room service, or make new friends over drinks at the bar/lounge.


Rooms

Winter the Dolphins Beach Club, Ascend Hotel Collection's 93 rooms provide balconies or patios, microwaves, and refrigerators. Guests can expect free WiFi and 32-inch LED TVs with cable channels. Bathrooms offer hydromassage showers, hair dryers, and free toiletries. Other amenities include coffee makers, free local calls, and laptop-compatible safes.


Property features

Guests staying at Winter the Dolphins Beach Club, Ascend Hotel Collection enjoy access to a private beach, an outdoor pool, and free WiFi in public areas. Self parking is offered for USD 20 per day. The front desk has multilingual staff standing by 24 hours a day to assist with luggage storage and tours/tickets. Other amenities at this beach hotel include coffee/tea in a common area, express check-out, and laundry facilities.

Room options

2 Queen Beds, Partial Ocean View, Accessible, No Smoking

2 Queen Beds | Sleeps 4

2 Queen Beds, Poolside Room, Accessible, No Smoking

2 Queen Beds | Sleeps 4

2 Queen Beds, Balcony, City View, No Smoking

2 Queen Beds | Sleeps 4

2 Queen Beds & 2 Twin Beds, Family Suite, Partial Ocean View, Accessible, No Smoking

2 Queen Beds and 1 Double Sofa Bed | Sleeps 6

Guest reviews for Winter the Dolphins Beach Club, Ascend Hotel Collection

Everyone (3) Couples (2) Family (4)
1
Family

Let me start by saying that not every building should be called a resort. We checked in late due to weather and our ocean view room was not available due to it having been floded. They put us in another room for one night until ours was ready. The young lady with glass on the front desk could not care less when we brought up the fact that our room we paid for was not ready until the next day around 3 pm. Her answer was....ok! When we finally moved to our paid room after about 20 minutes we realized the flood from the noght before had not been remediated. Once it started raining outside so did inside. All of our shoes and luggage that were sitting by the window got soaked and started smelling. They sent a guy to mop the water and put towels to stop the water from spreading even more. That was all that was done. So whenever it rains the 5th floor goes under water BE Aware. Will not stay in that place ever again. And you should not either. I was told at check out they would return my resort and parking fee of $90. Which honestly was a joke after what they did to us. Please do not stay here !!! I just saved you hundreds!!! You are welcome!

By on Jul 3, 2021

Review comment responded on Jul 6, 2021

Hello and thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We deeply regret that the weather experienced during your visit caused this disturbance to your stay. While we have since made several repairs that we believe to have resolved this issue - it is regrettable that the unexpected heavy winds/rain experienced during the storm on your arrival caused us to not be able to deliver on your expectations. We appreciate you sharing your feedback with us and other travelers and hope that we may have an opportunity to provide you with a more pleasant experience in the future.

5
Family

Private beach and parking was fantastic. Staff was great. Excellent place for families! Great location.

By on Jun 11, 2021

Review comment responded on Jun 14, 2021

Thank you for sharing your experience, it's great to hear that you had an excellent stay and we hope to see you again soon!

5
Partner Couples

We enjoyed everything!

By on Jun 5, 2021

Review comment responded on Jun 7, 2021

We're so glad to hear you had a fantastic stay and look forward to welcoming you back again soon!

4
Everyone

The restaurant wasn't open which was a disappointment. The balconys are too small. I thought from pictures it was a bigger hotel with bigger rooms. Management is very accomodating to concerns. Liked the free specialty coffee each day.

By on May 31, 2021

Review comment responded on Jun 1, 2021

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. We appreciate your feedback and hope to have an opportunity to welcome you back again in the future!

3
Family Friends

Friendly staff

By on May 30, 2021

Review comment responded on Jun 1, 2021

Thank you for taking a moment to share your experience. Please let us know if there is anything specific you feel we could have done better. I hope that we may have an opportunity to better serve you in the future.

5
Everyone

Everything from the staff to the atmosphere was friendly and inviting! The rooms were clean

By on May 9, 2021

Review comment responded on May 10, 2021

Thanks for sharing your experience, we're glad to hear you had a great stay and hope to see you again soon!

2
Everyone

By on May 4, 2021

Review comment responded on May 14, 2021

Thank you for taking a moment to share your experience - although we are disappointed we could not have provided you with a better stay. Please let us know if there is anything specific you feel we could have done better. I hope that we may have an opportunity to better serve you in the future.

4
Family

Nice little place on the private beach. Great location .?

By on Mar 14, 2021

Review comment responded on Mar 18, 2021

Hi there, thanks for sharing your experience! We're so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again soon!

4
Partner Couples

rooms was clean hotel was clean staff was friendly

By , from washington dc on Aug 18, 2020

Review comment responded on Aug 18, 2020

Hi poochie, Thanks for sharing your experience with us - we're glad to hear it was a great one! Hope to see you again real soon!

Winter the Dolphins Beach Club, Ascend Hotel Collection

655 S Gulfview Blvd, Clearwater Beach, FL 33767
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