Oystercatchers is a delightfully delicious seafood restaurant located in the Grand Hyatt, Tampa Bay! The food is scrumptious, the service is top notch, the ambiance is fabulous, and the views are spectacular! I was very impressed with the presentation, depth of flavors, and overall experience at Oystercatchers. It is a rare find indeed to have so many great qualities AND deliver on the flavors. This quickly became one of the best --perhaps THE best seafood restaurants I have ever dined at. Oystercatchers The appetizers were beautiful, fresh, and tasty! Chef's Special Shrimp Appetizer - this was delicious and bountiful with flavor. Oystercatchers Scallop Ceviche Appetizer - I was surprised at how bright and tasty this was! Our main courses at Oystercatchers did not disappoint either! They were amazing! Oystercatchers offers a very hearty and exquisite Lobster Mac and Cheese! I thoroughly enjoyed my yummy Scallops, Lobster and Polenta! The polenta was creamy, the … [Read more...]
Grand Hyatt, Tampa Bay – One of My Favorites!
I am very particular about where I stay when traveling, and I was pleasantly surprised at how top notch the Grand Hyatt, Tampa Bay is. Honestly, from my recent experience, Hyatt hotels in general are fabulous places to stay! The Grand Hyatt on the beautiful Tampa Bay was one of the best hotels I have had the pleasure of staying in. Not only are they extremely clean, visually gorgeous, and have some of the most delicious food; they also offer stellar customer service! The room we had was spacious, gorgeous, clean, decorated with modern flair, and had a spectacular view! Grand Hyatt, Tampa Bay Check out the AMAZING view we had at the Grand Hyatt, Tampa Bay! It was just beautiful! I found myself just looking out the window a lot. It was breathtaking! Here is a shot the Grand Hyatt, Tampa Bay gave me from the sunset deck. SO amazing! Their delicious seafood restaurant, Oystercatchers also has some FABULOUS views! They have a gorgeous pool as well. … [Read more...]
TradeWinds Island Grand Resort on St. Pete Beach is a GREAT Family-Friendly Resort
I love the West Coast of Florida. Every city that I have stayed in has always been fabulous, and St. Pete is no different. However, I was even more impressed by the hotel that we stayed in: TradeWinds Island Grand Resort. It was located right on St. Pete Beach—literally steps away. From the moment we arrived at TradeWinds Island Grand Resort, the service was awesome. Our room was not quite ready, so they made sure that we were taken care of, and gave us free Starbucks coupons while we waited. YES, there is a Starbucks IN the hotel. Yay! We did not wait long for our room. We ordered our coffee, and the room was ready before we could drink it all! We stayed in a suite with a gulf view, and let me tell you, I could have lived there for a very long time! It was that cozy and wonderful! The view alone was so incredibly beautiful; I could not stop looking out the window every time we were in our room! It was breathtaking! Note on picture above: if you … [Read more...]