4 star hotel
Area: Sand Key
1.77 mi from Clearwater Marine Aquarium
Best Rooms: Surrounded by the Gulf of Mexico, the hotel isn't lacking in ocean views. Rooms of various categories on higher floors (i.e. 6 - 10) have great panoramic water views, while rooms ending in *13 - *26 series (e.g. 613, 1024) offer pool views.
3.5 star hotel
Area: Safety Harbor
8.02 mi from Clearwater Marine Aquarium
Best Rooms: To enjoy a great view of the bay, be sure to book a Bayview room on floors 4 - 6.
Best Rooms: Although the hotel is surrounded by the parking lot, rooms facing west offer a nice view of the pond.
2.5 star hotel
8.46 mi from Clearwater Marine Aquarium
Best Rooms: There aren't many views available, so your best option is to request a room facing the pool and courtyard on any floor.