Find family-friendly things to do in St. Petersburg, Clearwater, and beyond

Situated near US-19 and I-275, the Country Inn & Suites in Pinellas Park makes it easy to reach the area’s top things to do, including Tampa Bay Rays games at Tropicana Field. You can set up your lounge chairs on the white sands of nearby beaches in Clearwater, St. Petersburg, or Treasure Island while your kids enjoy hours of fun in the water. Afterward, freshen up in your hotel room before corralling your crew to the nearby Tampa Riverwalk for great dining and entertainment, including family-friendly pirate cruises on the Black Pearl. Looking for some rainy-day fun for your little ones? The interactive exhibits at the Glazer Children’s Museum and the friendly dolphins at Clearwater Marine Aquarium are sure to thrill.

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The Mall at Sundial

5.98 mi / 9.62 km from the hotel
This upscale entertainment complex hosts an IMAX movie theater as well as a variety of shops and restaurants. Admire the quartzite stone structures, custom stainless railings, European shade umbrellas, skylights, and state-of-the-art video boards.

The Florida Aquarium

16.39 mi / 26.38 km from the hotel
This acclaimed aquarium houses 8,000 intriguing sea-dwelling creatures like eels, sharks, and stingrays. You can also enhance your visit by signing up for an off-site wild dolphin cruise.

Glazer Children’s Museum

15.66 mi / 25.2 km from the hotel
This interactive museum lets kids learn about the world through fun and engaging activities like caring for animals at the Vet Clinic or taking to the stage at the Twinkle Stars Theater.

Tampa Riverwalk

19.19 mi / 30.88 km from the hotel
Discover a variety of entertainment opportunities along Hillsborough River at the Tampa Riverwalk, home to numerous restaurants, museums, parks, and attractions like The Florida Aquarium.

St. Pete Beach

8.57 mi / 13.8 km from the hotel
Featuring clear, calm waters and soft, sandy shores, St. Pete Beach is consistently voted one of the top beaches in the nation. Hunt for seashells, find tasty treats at the beach shacks, and try thrilling water sports with the family.

BayCare Ballpark

9.08 mi / 14.61 km from the hotel
Purchase team merchandise and a fresh meal before grabbing your seat at BayCare Ballpark. Home to the Phillies’ spring training games, this ballpark offers conveniences like an expansive store, a free sunscreen station, and several dining options.

Clearwater Marine Aquarium

12 mi / 19.31 km from the hotel
This non-profit organization is devoted to rescuing, rehabilitating, and releasing marine life while educating visitors through their experience at the aquarium. Come meet the resident dolphins and otters, or help feed the stingrays.

MacDill Air Force Base

11.38 mi / 18.32 km from the hotel
Home to the 6th Air Refueling Wing, this base offers group tours once a week and hosts a diverse community of personnel from all branches of service.

Clearwater Beach

12.46 mi / 20.06 km from the hotel
Named for the crystalline Gulf waters that lap at its shore, Clearwater Beach welcomes families with sugar-white sand and towering palm trees. Play volleyball, build sandcastles, or meet dolphins at Clearwater Marine Aquarium.

The Dali Museum

6.54 mi / 10.52 km from the hotel
This museum dedicated to the legendary surrealist Salvador Dali features a permanent collection filled with some of the artist's most notable works and a rotation of traveling exhibits.

Tropicana Field

5.82 mi / 9.36 km from the hotel
Watch the Tampa Bay Rays round the bases at this 1.1-million-square-foot complex, the second-largest enclosed sports venue in the world. During the game, head down to the 10,000-gallon tank to touch a real-life stingray.

Rocky Point Golf Course

12.18 mi / 19.61 km from the hotel
Hit the links with a group of friends and enjoy an afternoon at this beautiful golf course with picturesque water features and tropical landscaping.