Explore first-class beaches and other things to do in St. Petersburg and Clearwater

For easy access to the dynamic downtown of St. Petersburg and the breathtaking beaches of Clearwater, stay in a spacious room at the Country Inn & Suites in Pinellas Park, FL. If you’re an outdoors enthusiast, spend the day in the De Soto National Memorial park or kick back on the Gulf Coast at Madeira Beach. You can catch some sea bass, snook, or snapper on the Skyway Fishing Pier, located 20 minutes south of our hotel. Tropicana Field, home to the Tampa Bay Rays, is only seven miles away. The Dali Museum exhibits and Sundial mall offer indoor things to do.

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Skyway Fishing Pier State Park

17.88 mi / 28.77 km from the hotel
A former bridge connecting St. Petersburg to Sarasota, the Skyway is now the world's longest fishing pier. Bring your rod and some lures to catch grouper, black sea bass, and red snapper.

The Mall at Sundial

5.98 mi / 9.62 km from the hotel
This upscale entertainment complex hosts an IMAX movie theater as well as a variety of shops and restaurants. Admire the quartzite stone structures, custom stainless railings, European shade umbrellas, skylights, and state-of-the-art video boards.

Clearwater Beach

12.46 mi / 20.06 km from the hotel
Named for the crystalline Gulf waters that lap at its shore, Clearwater Beach welcomes families with sugar-white sand and towering palm trees. Play volleyball, build sandcastles, or meet Winter the Dolphin at Clearwater Marine Aquarium.

De Soto National Memorial

22.61 mi / 36.39 km from the hotel
With nature trails, camping sites, and a seven-mile stretch of pristine white sand, this national park is known for its beauty and historical significance. Through memorials and reenactments, you can learn about the conquest of Hernando de Soto.

Derby Lane

3.97 mi / 6.38 km from the hotel
A prime destination for fans of greyhound and Thoroughbred racing, Derby Lane also features poker tournaments, cocktails, and all-you-can-eat buffets at Circa 1925.

John's Pass Village & Boardwalk

7.1 mi / 11.43 km from the hotel
This historical fishing village in Madeira Beach, FL offers more than 100 shops, dolphin-watching tours, and fresh seafood from local restaurants.