Tropical Palms Hotel

2.5 star property
No-frills Clearwater hotel with outdoor pool

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Tropical Palms Hotel

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Outdoor pool, open 7:00 AM to 9:00 PM, sun loungers
Desk, laptop workspace, free WiFi, bed sheets
Coffee and/or coffee maker
Interior entrance

Overview of Tropical Palms Hotel



Property highlights

  • Pet friendly
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Free parking
  • 24/7 front desk
3580 Ulmerton Rd, Clearwater, FL, 33762
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Outdoor pool
  • Business center
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Vending machine
  • Luggage storage
Feel at home
  • Microwave
  • Private bathroom
  • Television
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Elevator
  • Free self parking

Room options

Room, 1 King Bed

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Double Room, Pool View

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Double Beds

Room, 1 King Bed, Pool View

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Superior Room, 1 King Bed, Balcony

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Standard Room, 2 Double Beds

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Double Beds

Room, 1 King Bed, Balcony

  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 King Bed

About this area

What's nearby

  • Tampa Bay - 5 min drive
  • Sunken Gardens - 12 min drive
  • Tropicana Field - 12 min drive
  • Westshore Plaza Mall - 13 min drive
  • Vinoy Park - 15 min drive
  • Jannus Live - 14 min drive
  • Splash Harbour Water Park - 17 min drive
  • Salvador Dali Museum - 14 min drive
  • International Plaza and Bay Street - 16 min drive
  • Raymond James Stadium - 17 min drive
  • MacDill Air Force Base - 19 min drive

Getting around

  • St. Petersburg-Clearwater Intl. Airport (PIE) - 3 min drive
  • St. Petersburg, FL (SPG-Albert Whitted) - 14 min drive
  • Tampa Intl. Airport (TPA) - 18 min drive
  • Tampa, FL (TPF-Peter O. Knight) - 26 min drive
  • Tampa Union Station - 20 min drive


  • Chick-Fil-A - 8 min walk
  • McDonald's - 3 min walk
  • Starbucks - 19 min walk
  • Cracker Barrel - 10 min walk
  • Panera Bread - 2 min drive

About this property

Tropical Palms Hotel

Tropical Palms Hotel puts you just 1.9 mi (3.1 km) from the airport and within a 15-minute drive of Tropicana Field. Guests can take a dip in the outdoor pool, and freebies like WiFi and self parking are added perks. Also, this hotel is 3.8 mi (6.1 km) from Tampa Bay.



Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Property is disinfected using an electrostatic sprayer
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC)

Social distancing

Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Contactless room service is available

Safety measures

Masks available
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 121 rooms


  • Check-in time from 4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age: 21
  • Check-out time is 11:00 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions.

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • If you are planning to arrive after 6:00 AM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Credit card required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 21


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets allowed (dogs and cats only, 2 total, up to 50 lbs per pet)*
  • Service animals welcome
  • Restrictions apply*
  • Pets must be supervised


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms (speed: 500+ Mbps (good for 6+ people or 10+ devices))


  • Free uncovered onsite self parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)

Property amenities

Working away

  • Business center


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Luggage storage
  • Pool loungers


  • An outdoor pool


  • Elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Handrails in stairways
  • Closed captioned TV
  • Well-lit path to entrance

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 45-inch TV
  • Cable TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning

Sleep well

  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet paper

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi (speed of 500+ Mbps (good for 6+ people or 10+ devices))

Food and drink

  • Mini-fridge
  • Microwave


  • Daily housekeeping

Fees & policies

Refundable deposits

  • Deposit: USD 100 per accommodation, per stay


  • Service animals exempt from fees
  • Pets are allowed for an extra charge of USD 50 per pet, per stay

Pool, spa, & gym (if applicable)

  • Pool access available from 7:00 AM to 9:00 PM

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

The property is cleaned and disinfected using an electrostatic sprayer; disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.

Guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC).


Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ+ friendly).
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and mobile payments. Cash is not accepted. 
Mobile payment options include: Google Pay and Apple Pay.

Also known as

Tropical Palms Hotel Hotel
Tropical Palms Hotel Clearwater
Tropical Palms Hotel Hotel Clearwater

Frequently asked questions

What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Tropical Palms Hotel?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property and guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at Tropical Palms Hotel?
Yes, there's an outdoor pool. Guests have pool access from 7:00 AM to 9:00 PM.
Are pets allowed at Tropical Palms Hotel?
Yes, cats and dogs are welcome, with a limit of 2 total and maximum weight of 50 lbs per pet. There's a charge of USD 50 per pet, per stay. Service animals are exempt from fees.
Is parking offered on site at Tropical Palms Hotel?
Yes, there's free self parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Tropical Palms Hotel?
You can check in from 4:00 PM - 2:00 AM. Check-out time is 11:00 AM.
Is there an onsite casino at Tropical Palms Hotel?
No, this hotel doesn't have a casino, but Tampa Bay Downs (23-min drive) is nearby.
What is there to do at Tropical Palms Hotel and nearby?
Tropical Palms Hotel has an outdoor pool.







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Property conditions & facilities




2/10 Poor

Don’t stay here
Grace, 2-night trip
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2/10 Poor

Gina, 1-night trip
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6/10 Good

For the most part it’s okay but the shower didn’t have any warm water
Jessica, 5-night business trip
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2/10 Poor

This place is horrible. Please, go somewhere else. Smelly, under construction and in terrible shape. Looks like a scene out of Breaking Bad.
Julian, 2-night family trip
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4/10 Fair

anna, 2-night trip
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6/10 Good

The toilet in my room did not work.
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8/10 Very Good

Thomas, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very Good

Thomas, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very Good

Thomas, 1-night trip
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2/10 Poor

Hotel was under renovation wich was not told to us at booking. Rooms were outdated and dirty. Definitely would not go back anytime soon. Staff was nice and did issue a refund at least for remaining nights left on or reservation.
Carly, 4-night romance trip
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