Bay Palms Waterfront Resort
Set on Boca Ciega Bay, this casual family-owned hotel is a 1-minute walk from the beach.
Down-to-earth rooms offer free WiFi and flat-screen TVs, plus minifridges, microwaves and coffeemakers. Some rooms and all suites have full kitchens.
Free coffee is available in the lobby each morning. There’s also a heated outdoor pool that overlooks the bay, picnic tables with thatched umbrellas, and a fishing pier.