The beach was clean and definitely family friendly. But most of all I want to say that while managing a squirming 8 month old I sat my phone done before walking to our cabana. I did not notice it was missing for 2 HOURS! Believe...More
About Clearwater Beach
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We were only here briefly, but boy was it beautiful! It was a pretty average beach, but a must see! We ended up going right at sunset and then hitting some shops while there, after!
We previously visited 20 years ago and couldn't believe how Clearwater Beach area has changed......for the worse. It used to be a gem of a place, but now it has been over-developed and tends to attract a lot of drinkers. It's now packed with shops...More
Maybe my expectations were just too high given that I've always heard how clean and clear Clearwater is, but I didn't find that to be the case. Rather than clear water, the water was green and murky. A huge portion of the beach was taken...More
Clearwater is a great beach with a friendly vibe. Only thing I would say is beware of hidden costs... Parking Hard to find parking and it is very expensive ($24 a day upwards daily). Beach Sun lounger and cabanas would be another cost. The sand...More
Clearwater Beach is wonderful. Go early (especially if you have kids) to avoid the crowds, and get good parking. Lots of good people watching, playing in the sand and sun, the pier is fun. Lots of activities.