Clearwater Beach is a barrier island, bounded by the Gulf of Mexico to the west and the Intracoastal Waterway to the east. It has been rated the "#1 Beach" in the United States by Dr. Beach on numerous occasions. USA Today named Clearwater Beach the "#1 Beach in the U.S." in 2013. The sugar white sand and pristine waters will provide a unique experience.
Clearwater Beach has a wonderful urban, touristy feel with many activities. Pier 60 is located in the center of the island and the City has professional entertainers performing on the pier every day. You can enjoy these children's activities or fish from the pier. The City's Municipal Marina is located directly across the street and deep sea fishing is available through many charter boats. The Marina also has transient dockage available along with long term boat slip rentals. There are numerous beach restaurants, ranging from old style beach to 4 Star fine dining restaurants. The Hyatt Regency, Hilton, Pier 60 Hotel and Sandpearl Resort are all located on the island. You will be surprised at the night life in our quaint community. And the best part is that you can walk everywhere!