Treasure Island Journals

Florida Getaway

A May 2003 trip to Treasure Island by kbuerkle

Quote: We had a very fun time at the Sand Pebble Resort, located on Treasure Island, Florida, just outside St. Petersburg, eating at some great restaurants, snorkeling, and fishing.

Sand Pebble a Shawnee Family Resort

Hotel | "Sand Pebble Resort"

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Best Things Nearby:The beach!Best Things About the Resort:Friendly staff, large units.Resort Experience:This is a very nice family place with large units. It was listed as a Resort of Distinction in the 2001-2002 RCI directory, but was not listed as such this year. The beachfront was nice and the pool area was never crowded. There were plenty of activities nearby and the staff arranged a lot of them. It was very easy to win free tickets for parasailing, deep-sea fishing, and snorkeling excursions while playing some BINGO. Unit Type: 2 Bedroom Activities: Ex...Read More

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on July 26, 2003

Sand Pebble a Shawnee Family Resort
12300 Gulf Blvd
Treasure Island, Florida 33706
(727) 360-1845

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We had a very fun time at the Sand Pebble Resort, located on Treasure Island, Florida, just outside St. Petersburg, eating at some great restaurants, snorkeling, and fishing. While Tampa/St. Pete are just minutes away, this place was great for family relaxation. The night we arrived the St. Pete Symphony orchestra had a free concert on the beach a 10 minute walk from our condo. WOW! It was GREAT and there was a wonderful fireworks show afterwards. We swam and caught and released baby seahorses, triggerfish, and pufferfish in the surf right in front of this wonderful HUGE timeshare. We went deep-sea fishing in the Gulf and took a snorkeling excursion where dolphins came to ride our bo...Read More