St. Petersburg

Don Cesar

4-star hotel
Our Rating
Don Cesar, St. Pete Beach, Florida United States 33706
Don Cesar

Be whisked away by the comfort and elegance of a classic beach hotel that extends the golden age of glamour with a chic but casual approach to beach life.

A destination all in itself and unlike any other on Florida’s Gulf Coast, it has long been considered a landmark of the region and has welcomed generations of honeymooners. The Pink Palace nestles against the pristine azure waters of the Gulf of Mexico, welcoming guests for over 86 years.

Savour romantic sunsets and sunrises, outdoor activities and dreamy island nights. Imagine a sea of tuxedos and beautiful gowns or the feel of the ocean breeze and the sound of the laughter at your private dinner for two. Its paradise reinvented with contemporary sensibilities, where state-of-the-art touches meet warm, friendly service. Its sumptuous guestrooms, inspired restaurants, bars, world-class spa, and pools are just steps from the white sand beaches of Gulf Coast Florida.

This historic Florida jewel is a kaleidoscope of modern luxuries, romance, and memories to be treasured for a lifetime. Each of the 241 guest rooms and 36 suites has been remodelled with eclectic design elements that offer expansive ocean views of the white sandy beaches of the Gulf of Mexico. Enjoy personalized attention from the resort’s delightful staff, while relaxing in the spa overlooking the beach or at one of two perched pools.

Step through the graceful arches of the historic porte-cochere to a new vacation experience. The Don Cesar’s romantic new seaside Restaurants, and the seductively stylish bars and lounges join the mix of casual dining and entertainment venues in a vibe that transcends the Florida club scene.




  • High-speed Internet (Wi-Fi)
  • Pet-friendly rooms and suites
  • Breakfast
  • Safe-deposit box
  • Audio/visual equipment
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator
  • Minibar
  • Private balcony
  • Housekeeping


  • Two outdoor beachfront pools (heated)
  • Jacuzzi
  • On-site ATM
  • Poolside bar
  • Poolside concierge
  • Salon
  • Dry Cleaning and pressing
  • Beach chair and cabana rentals
  • On-site boutiques
  • Bar/lounge
  • Valet parking
  • Luxury spa and Fitness centre with a rooftop deck
  • On-site shopping
  • Babysitting
  • Aerobic


  • Fine Dining
  • Jet skiing
  • Scuba diving
  • Golfing
  • Seashell collecting
  • Riding bikes
  • Sailing
  • Playing tennis
  • Surfing
  • Gliding
  • Exploring the beach
  • Water skiing
  • Viewing dolphins
  • Hot air balloon ride


From refreshing poolside cocktails to hand-crafted culinary delights in the restaurant or lounges, every moment at Don Cesar is a memorable experience.

  • The Maritana

Nestled on the beach amid tropical gardens, a casually elegant ambience awaits you at The Maritana Restaurant, an alluring setting for an intimate dinner under the stars. The resort restaurant features sweeping views of St. Pete Beach with its chic, open-style dining room and modern architecture that complement the setting.
Incorporating Tallahassee’s flavours with coastal flair, the menu includes delectable entrées prepared by Chef Emily Ferrari. Ingredients are sourced from regional farms and fishermen. The new look embraces a fresh, fun environment with warm Florida colours, vibrant artwork and a luxurious finish, in keeping with the spirit of Don Cesar’s polished yet unpretentious culture.

  • Society Table

Take a seat at the don Cesar society table and relax as you bask in the mild Florida Gulf temperatures. Indulge in mesmerizing hand-carved meats, fresh coastal seafood, and heartland comfort classics in a seaside setting. From hand-woven hammocks to shaded beach cabanas, Society Table is your casual living room for dining al fresco!

  • Uncle Andy’s Market

A gathering place for all who enjoy the taste of a nice cup o’ joe, Uncle Andy’s Market is the perfect location for relaxing and enjoying your cappuccino, latte, macchiato or specialty coffee drink. A place where you can enjoy our famous Lickity Split Ice Creams and Shakes, an assortment of pastries, and breakfast choices.

  • The Rowe Bar

The Rowe bar takes you on a journey of tropical escapism with its whimsical fireside cabanas, a deck over the dunes, hand-crafted cocktails, cool libations, and flavorful coastal cuisine. The bar offers all of the elements of an ideal beach day.

  • The Lobby Bar

Step into a world of sophistication and splendour at The Lobby Bar, an ideal setting for a romantic rendezvous or an evening out with friends. Signature cocktails, small plates, live jazz and lounge music create the perfect ambience for your evening. The Lobby Bar embodies the spirit of St. Pete Beach – relaxed, friendly, and luxurious – and is the perfect refuge after soaking up the sun all day or night.

  • Beacon Pool Bar and Lookout

Catch the sun setting from the rooftop lookout, or dine just steps from the ocean at The Beacon. It’s all here in this remodelled pool bar and grill, where beach-inspired bites are served up like the Grilled Mahi Sandwich and Pulled Chicken Tostada. Sip on classic cocktails such as the raspberry lemon Beacon of Light, made with fresh-squeezed citrus and Grey Goose Le Citron vodka.