In 1539 Hernando Desoto reached the shores of Old Tampa Bay and discovered the natural springs (later named “Espiritu Santo Springs") believing he had found the legendary “Fountain of Youth” missed by Ponce De Leon.
In 1964 the U.S. Department of the Interior recognized and designated the Safety Harbor Resort and Spa a Historical Landmark and in 1997 it became a Florida Heritage Landmark.
Boasting 172 spacious guest rooms, a 50,000 sq. ft. Spa and Fitness center and over 30,000 sq. ft. of Convention and Meeting space, Safety Harbor Spa remains one of the most comprehensive spa and fitness centers in the country.
Our 50,000 Sq. Ft. Spa features 30 newly renovated treatment rooms including men and women’s bath and shower facilities. Featuring Kerstin Florian Signature treatments and products, extensive exercise facilities and specialized wellness programs, a truly rejuvenating and revitalizing mind and body experience awaits you. Built on the site of the natural mineral springs believed to restore youth and vitality, our spa treatments and three swimming pools use the healing powers of the water to help you achieve your own personal serenity. Discover why Spa Finder Magazine has consistently named the Safety Harbor Spa among their top ten U.S. spas year over year.
Our Meeting and Conference facilities offer an "out of the box" destination for your next meeting. With 30,000 sq. ft. of flexible meeting and convention space, including outdoor venues with spectacular views of Tampa Bay and the city lights of Tampa, Safety Harbor Resort and Spa can accommodate groups from 10 to 1,000 guests. The Four Springs Ballroom, featuring a specially designed Fresco painting representing our heritage, adorns the domed ceiling and can accommodate up to 360 guests.
Dining at the Safety Harbor Resort and Spa is as refreshing as the natural spring waters that bubble beneath our tranquil property. Sample all of the unique possibilities, from the Fountain Grille restaurant, to the poolside refreshments of the Tiki Bar or cocktails and light fare in La Sardine lobby lounge. We offer an entire range of privately catered fine dining experiences for meetings, conventions, social events and weddings. Winner of Wedding Wire 2014 Award, among top 5% of Wedding Pros.
The best of what Clearwater hotels have to offer: Stunning views of Tampa Bay, spacious guestrooms, historic ballrooms and award winning spa facilities await your visit with us whether for a business meeting, special occasion or the need to just get away.