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Miles of golden sand and clear, blue waters

Indeed, some of the world’s finest beaches can be found here, including those at Clearwater and St Petersburg – or St Pete’s as the latter is now officially known. A natural playground for outdoor enthusiasts, there are water sports in abundance, beachcombing on quiet offshore islands, volleyball, horse riding, cycling and golfing.

Where to stay in Gulf Coast Beaches

Essential Information for Gulf Coast Beaches

Local time

Language

American English

Currency

US Dollar $
Official currency of the United States

Flight information

8-9h
Orlando (MCO)
Direct flights

Flight schedule

  • Daily flights from across the UK
are our main airline partner

Do I need a Visa?

Yes. You'll need to obtain approval no less than 72 hours prior to travel to the US via the ESTA (Electronic System for Travel Authorisation (ESTA) scheme.

Find out more about Travel Visas here »

Driving Times

Our hotels on Florida's Gulf Coast are approx a 2-hour drive from Orlando and only a short drive to Busch Gardens.

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