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Sea Chest Motel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 11 June 2012

My family and I stayed at the sea chest for a few days in may, and we were thouroughly impressed!! The staff was friendly and welcoming, the owners Maria and Andy were always so helpful and kind, and the pool was great. Everything was immaculate and comfortable! We will definitely be back. Beautiful place to stay. Thank you sea chest...

Thank Tobysue14
St. Petersburg, Florida
Reviewed 11 June 2012

This is my 5th weekend getaway to the beautiuful beach in Treasure Island. Had a very relaxing 3 days. Staff very friendly and helpful. Cleanest rooms I've seen in my worldwide travels. Great uncrowded beach. Taking your wine or beer in plastic or metal containers to the beach is legal! Will come back to the Sea chest again, soon!

1Thank chimp999
St Petersburg Florida
Reviewed 11 June 2012

Hello ! I have been staying here at the Sea Chest Motel and resort off and on since 2000, and will be staying here again in July when my son and family come over for vacation from Texas. I have found that the owners want to make you happy! The kind gentleman who works hard at his front desk job,...

3Thank SunnyLane7
Altamonte Springs, Florida
Reviewed 10 June 2012

Enjoyed almost every aspect of our visit - the mid-level room was very spacious, comfortable and well-appointed. Parking is extremely challenging, but with everything else more than meeting our expectations, we really just tried to look past that. Problem arose on check-out morning, however, that completely soured the entire experience there for us. My wife asked the Maria if we...

2Thank Karl32714
seachest22, Manager at Sea Chest Motel, responded to this review

We apologize for the unpleasant incident with the staff. Our checkout time is 10 am and we did not have a set policy for a late checkout time, which has been remedied. The guest was originally told that their room would be the last one serviced by housekeeping which may occur anytime between noon and 1 p.m., but there was...

Omaha, Nebraska
Reviewed 9 June 2012

We had a great stay at the Sea Chest in late May 2012. The pool felt great, the beach was beautiful and the whole family had a wonderful time. The staff was helpful when we needed to print boarding passes and when we wanted to do laundry. I'd recommend the Sea Chest as a nice, relaxing and reasonable place to...

Thank Michelle W
Paducah, Kentucky
Reviewed 5 June 2012

We had a great stay at the Sea Chest the rooms where very nice and clean with great service. Being so close to the beach made it very easy to get us and grand kids to the ocean for the day.I would recommend the Sea Chest to anyone wanting a great vaction.

1Thank Gawa12
Evansville, Indiana
Reviewed 28 May 2012

Me and my fiance went last June to the Sea Chest. The rooms are nice and homie. the beach is very nice and clean. I been to the Sea Chest a hand full of times through out my life and have always enjoyed myself. Two things I never really care for was is the long walk out to the beach,...

1Thank Kyle C
Indianapolis, Indiana
Reviewed 23 May 2012

What a gem! The true Florida experience. If you want spa treatments and fine dining, go elsewhere. This motel is so great. Cleanliness of the rooms, grounds, and pool is 1st class. Extremely comfortable motel and close to most everything you could need. I can say nothing negative about this beautiful motel on the ocean. We made memories here, you...

1Thank rbjinxy
Jacksonville, Florida
Reviewed 19 May 2012

The first time I came to the Sea Cest I was 16...(gosh, I'm getting old!) It is the cleanest, nicest, friendliest hotel anywhere around. Whoever said they experienced "poor customer service" must be the type that would never be happy anywhere. I feel for you. Maria, Andy and Bob are absolutely some of the nicest, friendliest, kindest and helpful people...

1Thank GerriMTnest
Reviewed 14 May 2012

What a great stay! The property is spotless. Attention to detail throughout the entire operation. The grounds are nicely landscaped, the pool is sparkling clean, the rooms are very comfortable. The kitchen had everything we needed for our two-night stay. I could go on and on. Stay here...you won't be sorry. I'll definitely go back!

1Thank MikeRomeo321

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Lovely two story motel with lush green grounds and heated pool directly on the Gulf of Mexico beach ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sea Chest Motel

Address: 11780 Gulf Blvd, Treasure Island, FL 33706-5118
Region: United States > Florida > Treasure Island
Price Range: €53 - €138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 22
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Also Known As:
Sea Chest Hotel Treasure Island
Sea Chest Treasure Island
Sea Chest Motel Treasure Island, Florida
Hotel Style:
#3 Family Hotel in Treasure Island
#7 Romantic Hotel in Treasure Island
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Treasure Island
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“Rooms on bottom floor are more convenient but would go elsewhere to stay”
jtg2729, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All of the rooms are good. Many have a view of the Gulf. Maria will happily show the available rooms and you can choose.”
914virginias, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“rooms facing sea,about 5,upstairs.Other rooms up and down,all mod A/C,units,very quiet and efficient.”
colchris17, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“old Florida style motel, rooms are all equal , no private balconies .”
dougc730, 4 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Second story rooms have a great view of the Gulf!”
kmsfas, 15 Sep 2016 | Read review
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