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Clearwater Travel Guide

Clearwater, Florida, in the Tampa Bay area, is known for beaches and great sea life.

Things to Do in Clearwater

Head to the Clearwater Marine Aquarium, where sick and hurt marine life are brought to recover before being released. The aquarium is a great place to learn about the animals’ stories and about marine life in general. Moccasin Lake Nature Park and Cliff Stephens Park are great places to experience the natural beauty of Florida first hand.

Go dolphin watching, snorkeling, kayaking, and more -- there are tons of adventures to be found in Clearwater. Try one of the beers at Sea Dog Brewing Company or watch a Thrashers baseball game at Spectrum Field. In the spring, you might catch the Philadelphia Phillies here gearing up for the season during Spring Training.

Locals in Clearwater are friendly and welcoming, like much of the rest of the state.

Best Time to Visit Clearwater

The best time to plan a trip to Clearwater is October to April to avoid the soaring summer temperatures.

Price and Availability Index in Clearwater

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Clearwater is in March, while the cheapest month is in November. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Clearwater is in the high season in March. Clearwater has its low season in September, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Clearwater tends to be Tuesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in Clearwater tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.

The weather in Clearwater

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Clearwater. The hottest month in Clearwater is August, when temperatures peak at 95 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 32 ˚F. The wettest month in Clearwater is September with 8.34 inches of rain, while the driest month is April with 0.58 inches of rain.

Vacation Rentals in Clearwater

Browse accommodations from all the best providers including Airbnb, VRBO, Homeaway and more at AllTheRooms.com. Clearwater has 1038 hotels, vacation rentals and other unique places to stay, with prices to suit budget travelers, luxury travelers and everything in between. A trip to Clearwater can be affordable - our lowest price accommodation is available at $22 per night. A typical accommodation in Clearwater costs on average $148 per night.

If you need an internet connection during your stay in Clearwater, then you can choose from over 478 places to stay that provide WiFi internet. 37 of our accommodations in include a breakfast in the price. Choose from 151 places to stay that provide gym facilities, so you won't miss a single workout. If you are driving to Clearwater, you'll want to pick from 480 places to stay that provide parking. 165 hotels and vacation rentals have a pool or jacuzzi.

If you're traveling with a furry friend, then be sure to choose one of the 131 pet-friendly accommodations available.

We combine a wide variety of Clearwater accommodations including vacation rentals, homestays, hostels and other unique places to stay into one easy search. We show results from more than 7 providers, including 327 places to stay from Airbnb, 89 accommodations from VRBO and 71 places to stay from Homeaway.

593 of our places to stay in Clearwater have been rated by previous guests. They rated 66% as excellent or good. 451 accommodations allow instant booking.

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