Saint Petersburg has a population of about a quarter of a million and is the fourth largest city in Florida. Saint Petersburg was founded in 1892 and is currently centered between Tampa Bay and the gulf of Mexico. The Cities name is derived from the Saint Petersburg in Russia which is where Peter Damens who helped acquire the land for Saint Petersburg was born. Saint Petersburg is known as the sunshine city due to an average of about three hundred and sixty days of sunlight each year. Saint Petersburg has a number of attractions which tourists should always make a point of viewing while holidaying in the city. Here are a few; Museum of Fine Arts, Salvador Dalí Museum, Baywalk shopping complex, St. Petersburg International Museum, Sunken Gardens, Carraba's restaurant and a History Museum. Saint Petersburg has some of the best hotels available in the United States, here are a few of them Hilton St. Petersburg, Hampton Inn St. Petersburg, Holiday Inn St. Petersburg, Holiday Inn Select St. Petersburg, Residence Inn St Petersburg, Sunset Bay Inn St. Petersburg, Mansion House St. Petersburg, Lee Manor Inn St. Petersburg, Howard Johnson Inn St. Petersburg, Courtyard by Marriott St. Petersburg, Radisson Hotel St. Petersburg and Fairfield Inn St Petersburg. If you are on holiday in Saint Petersburg then you can find a bite to eat at the following restaurants; Bonefish Grill, Munch's Sundries & Restaurant, Moon Under Water, Ajanta Indian Cuisine, Dish Bay Walk, Johnny Leverock's Seafood House, Crabby Bill's of Tyrone Jv, Spoto's Steak Joint, Chateau France Restaurant and Gratzzi Ristorante. Saint Petersburg has only one Professional Sports franchise based in the city and that is Tampa Bay Devil Rays who are a Major League Baseball (MLB) team.
This is your ultimate guide to hotels in the Tampa bay area hotels. The city has a lot to offer in terms of attractions and sports. It also helps that you would be staying at some of the best hotels in the state.
Here are a few of the top five for you to choose from and do enjoy your stay