We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Pelican Post Motel

Show Prices
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Pelican Post Motel
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

109 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 109: English reviews
Start your review of Pelican Post Motel
 Click to rate
Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

The staff are very accomodating. The bedroom is clean and comfortable. The only suggestion I have is to install a ventilation or fan in the bathroom to control humidity, the steam in the bathroom could cause mold to grow and mildew. There are many products that can temporarily remove mold and mildew, but it will still continue to grow and...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank jsmnbns
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This motel is perfect for couples or family and friends. The lady who works at desk is soooo friendly and sweet. They offer free wifi beach towels bikes and chairs. There's patio to sit at too. But the best part is your literally steps from the beach!!! Walk out turn right and walk with in 2 minutes your there !!...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Therese W
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Great motel! My family stayed here 12yrs ago and its still charming. It us centrally located to everything. You can walk to the beach, the restaurants, or gift shops. It's the perfect little getaway spot,if you're looking for a quiet spot away from the hustle and bustle.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Stephanie G
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

This is the second time I have stayed at this motel. It is very quaint. The location is awesome. Close to beach, restaurants and bars. All walking distance. If you want to go further you can take the free trolley. The rooms are decorated so nicely and very clean. The staff is extremely helpful and courteous.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank terry h
Vashon Island WA
Reviewed 15 November 2016

We spent 1 night at Pelican Post and I wish it would have been much longer. Next time it will be. This was a "staycation" for us and we couldn't have picked a more wonderful place to spend the night. It is truly an "old" Florida motel in the nicest sense of the word. It is so well kept and...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank VashonDebbie
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

What a delight this place is. It's your old style motel within blocks of everything. Souvenir shopping, the beach, restaurants, a post office, a convenience store... all within a few minutes walk. The King Studio unit was spacious and clean. Pretty much had a full kitchen, a sofa, bed, small TV, and a dining table and chairs. Bed was comfy,...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Keith M
Indianapolis, Indiana
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

This place s my ideal "Florida " type place. The owners are awesome. The setting is beautiful. It is close to so much to do. Keep in mind if you want a plush 5 star hotel this might not be the place for you. But if you want a clean, well maintained convenient location, this is the place.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Robert H
Tampa
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Love this motel. The rooms are clean and comfortable and the ladies in the office ate amazing. The Pier and little town with stores and pubs is an extra treat. The beach is across the street (bring an umbrella for shade). Being here 3 times and will return.

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank Coño M
Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Nice motel, close to bars and beach. Clean rooms. No bathroom amenities, and cleaning is every other day, so keep that in mind, but it seems to be the norm in the area. A/C is window unit and loud, but works just fine. We would stay at this hotel again if we ever go back to Anna Maria.

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank d78p
Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 September 2016

My parents, husband and I stayed overnight in the suite during Aug 16 and we absolutely loved the place. From beginning to end we enjoyed every second of our stay. Communication was excellent, I had many little questions before our arrival and was replied to fully and quickly. Very easy to find, great location near to beach, restaurants and shops....

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Claire D

68 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (32)
Viewed
Room/Suite (10)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (13)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (2)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Other (6)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (36)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (1)
Viewed
Room/Suite (6)
Viewed
Dining (5)
Viewed
Other (24)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Bradenton Beach
1.9 km away
Anna Maria Island Dream Inn
Anna Maria Island Dream Inn
#11 of 12 in Bradenton Beach
151 reviews
0.8 km away
Silver Surf Gulf Beach Resort
Silver Surf Gulf Beach Resort
#3 of 12 in Bradenton Beach
626 reviews
2.3 km away
Cedar Cove Resort & Cottages
Cedar Cove Resort & Cottages
#2 of 15 in Holmes Beach
912 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.7 km away
Queen's Gate Resort
Queen's Gate Resort
#7 of 12 in Bradenton Beach
167 reviews
5.6 km away
An Island Getaway at Palm Tree Villas
6.7 km away
Haleys Motel and Resort
Haleys Motel and Resort
#5 of 15 in Holmes Beach
278 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Pelican Post is just what you need for an easy, relaxed and affordable beach vacation! Just 150 steps from the gorgeous Gulf beach in the charming little town of Bradenton Beach on Anna Maria Island, you'll have a pleasant ground floor studio, apartment, or suite near not only the beach, but the fishing pier, and little shops and restaurants. You can count on a nice, clean, cozy room or apartment, in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pelican Post Motel

Address: 202 1st St N, Bradenton Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217-2402
Region: United States > Florida > Anna Maria Island > Bradenton Beach
Price Range: €143 - €223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Pelican Post Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 10
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Hotwire, Booking.com, Orbitz, Hotels.com, Priceline, Travelocity and Cheap Tickets so you can book your Pelican Post Motel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Pelican Post Hotel Bradenton Beach
Pelican Post Bradenton Beach
Pelican Post Motel Anna Maria Island/Bradenton Beach, FL
Hotel Style:
#6 Romantic Hotel in Bradenton Beach
#7 Family Hotel in Bradenton Beach
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Pelican Post Motel staff and other travellers.
3 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (3)

Questions? Get answers from Pelican Post Motel staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Choose a larger room”
Jocat1944, 20 Feb 2016 | Read review
“As it it a motel all rooms are ground level apart from the one above the office. Call first to ask about rooms as they all vary.”
466susanf, 14 Oct 2015 | Read review
“number 3 is very nice if you are a couple”
Reallyunhappy1212, 1 Oct 2015 | Read review
“K suite is in the middle of the row of rooms. When we were there it was quiet.”
kimpE2143JK, 4 Aug 2015 | Read review
“We stayed in a very nice room with a separate kitchen/living area with a futon, TV, kitchen table and kitchen. The bedroom was very nice, bed very comfortable but since we like to watch TV in bed, we will opt for the studio next time.”
RoeRoe27, 11 Apr 2015 | Read review
5 of 5