Best of SPC hero 2023

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Best of Winners

Discover the best things to do in St. Pete/Clearwater, hand-picked by locals and visitors alike! 

We asked, and you answered. Read on to find the best experiences in St. Pete/Clearwater – most-loved beaches, restaurants, places to stay and things to do – as ranked by our destination's (many) fans. Peruse the results of our annual Best Of survey – you may just find someplace new to explore.


Beaches, Places & Hotels

Aerial view of Clearwater Beach

Clearwater Beach

The beaches of St. Pete/Clearwater are a perfect escape from the everyday. See what fun awaits you along the shore – and beyond.

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Things to Do

Dolphin leaps out of the pool as crowd in grandstand watches.

Clearwater Marine Aquarium

From museums and spas to memorable family activities, there's a ton to do in St. Pete/Clearwater. See the top choices for things to do in the destination.

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Trip Planning & Events

Live music at Jannus Live

Jannus Live

There's a lot to do in St. Pete/Clearwater, but these off-the-radar experiences will show you a side of the destination that'll make you love it even more.

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Dining, Nightlife & Bars

Canopy, The Birchwood

Canopy, The Birchwood

The food and drinks in St. Pete/Clearwater are absolutely delectable – but no need to take our word for it. See the area's top restaurants and bars, ranked by locals and visitors alike.

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