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Conference Hotel, Researchers

Hilton St. Petersburg Bayfront

  • Address: 333 1st St S, St. Petersburg, FL 33701
  • Cost: $169 US per room, per night (Nov 8-Nov 17)
  • Amenities: Free WiFi, parking fee is $16  , Pool, Fitness Center, Restaurant/Bar

Please use the link below to reserve your room.  If you have trouble or they say the room block has filled, please contact:

Mary Bruns, Mary.Bruns@hilton.com727-894-5000 ext. 7098

Hilton St. Petersburg Bayfront Reservations

Student accommodations

Hampton Inn and Suites

  • Address: 80 Beach Dr. NE, St. Petersburg, FL 33701
  • Cost: $164 US per night for a suite (Nov 8-Nov 17)
  • Amenities: Free WiFi, Business center with internet access, breakfast included, parking fee is $16 US

Hampton Inn and Suites Reservations


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Other Local Options

The Vinoy Renaissance

  • Address: 501 5th Avenue NE, St. Petersburg FL 33701
  • Amenities: Free WiFi, Pool, Fitness Center, Restaurant/Bar, Spa
  • Cost: $239-379 US, parking $18 US per day

Hotel Indigo

  • Address: 234 3rd Ave N, St. Petersburg, FL 33701
  • Amenities: Business Center, Fitness Center, Pool, WiFi available, parking is $14 US per day
  • Cost: $152-163 per night

Hollander Hotel

  • Address: 421 4th Ave N, St. Petersburg, FL 33701
  • Amenities: Free WIFI, Pool, Free parking, Business Center with computers, Shuttle Service to downtown attractions
  • Cost: $109-139 US per night

Hyatt Place St. Petersburg / Downtown

  • Address: 25 2nd Street North, St. Petersburg, Florida 33701
  • Cost: from $376 US; parking $12 US per day
  • Amenities: free WiFi, free breakfast, heated rooftop pool, 24/7 gym, 24/7 business center with printing, laundry and dry cleaning, pet friendly rooms