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$85 for a One-Night Stay with Happy Hour, Wine, and Breakfast at The Pier Hotel in St. Petersburg, FL (Up to $237 Value)

What You Get

Stay for two in a deluxe room with happy hour, wine, and breakfast

  • $85 for a one-night stay (up to a $237 value)

Book by: 12/7/12
Travel by: 4/30/13

Read the Fine Print for important info on travel dates and other restrictions.

1920s-Era Boutique Hotel with Elegant Furnishings

In the Roaring Twenties, the Hotel Scott served as a posh retreat for silent-movie stars en route to their estates in New Port Richey. In the decades since, this stately neoclassical-revival building has changed hands several times and undergone an extensive renovation to restore it to its former close-up-ready posture. Today, it's billed as The Pier Hotel and still serves as an elegant base for travelers to browse the upscale boutiques at BayWalk, tour St. Petersburg's high-end art galleries, or bask in the sunshine at St. Petersburg Pier—all just steps away.

Spanish-villa-style arches surround the sunny veranda, where white wicker furniture sits amid tropical foliage. Inside, the deluxe rooms pair modern amenities with antique furnishings, including claw-foot tubs in many rooms. Guests can unwind with optional in-room massages or shared bottles of wine atop pillowy double-, queen-, or king-size beds trimmed with vermillion and gold accents.

In the evening, the lobby hosts a happy hour—a grand soiree where guests sip beer and wine gratis. The morning after, an extended continental breakfast helps to refuel patrons before they head out to explore St. Petersburg's waterfront or autograph every stop sign in town.

St. Petersburg, Florida: Cultural Hub with Sunny Seaside Parks

St. Petersburg is located on a peninsula on the gulf side of central Florida, a laid-back, trendy alternative to Tampa, its buttoned-up neighbor across the bay. St. Petersburg receives an average of 361 days of sunshine per year, a statistic that bodes well for a town known for its outdoor parks. At the 400-acre Sawgrass Lake Park, a mile-long boardwalk traverses one of Florida’s largest maple swamps; keep an eye out for native birds, turtles, and one of the area’s earliest residents, the alligator. On a peninsula that juts out into Tampa Bay, you can paddle a kayak through the brackish waterways and mangrove tunnels of Weedon Island Preserve.

St. Petersburg is also known for its culture. The newly revitalized downtown pulses with activity thanks to an urban-redevelopment plan that brought in shops, art galleries, and restaurants. Tour the Dali Museum, whose exhibits showcase 96 oil paintings, drawings, photographs, and transcribed raps by the surrealist artist.

Read the Fine Print for important info on travel dates and other restrictions.

Other Details

Room Details

Deluxe Double Room

  • Two double beds
  • Standard occupancy: 2
  • Maximum occupancy: 4
  • Adding occupants above standard: $10 per night for each additional guest

Deluxe Queen or King Room

  • One king or queen bed
  • Standard occupancy: 2
  • Maximum occupancy: 3
  • Adding occupants above standard: $10 per night for each additional guest

Hotel Policies

  • Check in: 4 p.m.
  • Check out: 11 a.m.
  • Parking: parking available for an additional $6 per night
  • Rollaways: available for an additional $20 per night; cribs available for $10 per night
  • Smoking policy: no smoking inside the property
  • Pet policy: pets are not allowed inside the property.
  • Accessibility: handicap-accessible rooms are not available.
  • Room upgrades: upgrade to a VIP room for an additional $20 per night or a two-room suite for an additional $80 per night.


  • Free continental breakfast
  • Free beer-and-wine reception each evening
  • Complimentary WiFi

Fine Print

  • Must book by 12/7/12 or promotional value expires
  • Must complete travel by 4/30/13
  • Not valid 11/9/12-11/11/12, 12/31/12, 1/31/13, 3/21/13-3/24/13, 4/12/13-4/14/13, or 4/26/13-4/29/13
  • Limit 2 per person, may buy multiple as gifts
  • Limit 2 per visit
  • Reservation required, subject to availability
  • 48hr cancellation notice required or fee of applicable one-night's stay up to the amount paid for Groupon applies
  • Must be 21 or older to check in and consume alcohol
  • 12.35% tax not included.

About The Pier Hotel

Getting There

  • By plane: about 13 miles from St. Petersburg-Clearwater International Airport (PIE)
  • By transit: Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority bus #52, Williams Park stop
  • By cab: about $30 from PIE

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