Clearwater Beach Florida has been voted the #1 beach in America by Trip Advisor and repeatedly recognized as a top beach destination by USA Today, Forbes, and many others. Beautiful white sand and clear, shallow water, and amazing sunsets over the water keep this gorgeous beach popular. From the activity along the palm-lined Beach Walk Promenade to the views from Pier 60, you’re sure to find your perfect spot in the sand on Clearwater Beach.
Beach Walk, a $30-million redevelopment initiative that has transformed the look and feel of south Clearwater Beach, is a broad, winding promenade surrounded by resorts, beautiful white sand, entertainment and artwork. It offers a unique environment for pedestrians to enjoy a view of the Gulf of Mexico dotted with palm trees, resting areas and lush landscaping bordering the meandering two-lane drive. The Award of Merit was given in the “Great Places in Florida Public Spaces” category.
CALYPSO QUEEN CRUISES
Experience the beauty of the smooth waters of Clearwater Harbor and the intra-coastal waterway on a Luncheon Sightseeing & Dolphin Watch Cruise or a Sunset Dinner/Tropical Party Cruise. Complimentary beer, wine & rum punch on selected cruises with full menu.
As a year round top vacation spot, Clearwater offers a seemingly endless supply of sun and a mild and temperate climate. It is ideally situated on the Gulf of Mexico on Florida’s west coast, offering something for every visitor. With awards as Best City Beach, one of America’s Top Family Beaches, one of the Top Singles Beaches in Florida, and one of the Best Beaches from Maine to Hawaii, be assured, Clearwater boasts award winning beaches and so much more.
The perfect combination of waterfront living and urban ambiance, Downtown Clearwater is an international tourist destination welcoming nearly 2 million visitors every year. Nestled in between Tampa Bay and the Clearwater Harbor—and just a walk to the Gulf of Mexico—the city offers diverse shopping, dining and entertainment options for both visitors and locals.
BOATING AND FISHING
With a location on the Gulf of Mexico, it’s no surprise that Clearwater is a mecca for boating and fishing enthusiasts. Whether it’s adrenaline-filled speed boat rides, serene dolphin and marine life watching, family fun cruising, or deep sea fishing, there is truly something on the water for everyone to enjoy.
It’s no secret that Florida is renowned for its top notch golf courses and warm year-round climate. Visitors to Clearwater will find an abundance of beautiful golf courses both public and private for players of all skill levels to enjoy.
The warm waters off the coast of Clearwater provide a fantastic place for dolphin watching. It’s no surprise that Clearwater has a special affinity for dolphins including hometown hero Winter the Dolphin, star of the blockbuster Dolphin Tale.