Just across the street is beautiful Madeira Beach offering miles of soft, white sand and clear, blue water. Let the waves tickle your feet and the sand be your seat as you take in a stunning sunset on Mad Beach. Visit one of the many rental shops in John's Pass and try your hand at surfing, paddle boarding, kayaking or jet skiing.
There are over one hundred merchants in the village with unique retail shopping to find that special souvenir. You will find fudge, taffy, t-shirts, jewelry, beach gear and decor. Take the time to dig a little more and find your own special treasure to bring home.
Grouper, shrimp, mahi, crab, lobster, snapper. You don’t have to spend hours on the water to enjoy the catch of the day in John’s Pass. Freshly caught seafood is at your fingertips in any one of the many restaurants. Don’t fear landlubbers, there are also great spots for chicken, pizza, ice cream and more.
Live music, craft beers, cool drinks and blended bliss are never more than a few steps away.
Try your hand at fishing off our very own private dock or join the locals along the beach near the John’s Pass boardwalk. For the serious angler, try your hand at Deep Sea Fishing with one of the tours in John’s Pass.
When your kids tire of building sand castles, there is no shortage of fun still to be had within a 5 minute walk. Kiss a gator, visit an arcade, ride on a pirate ship, join a dolphin tour, take off parasailing or try one of the many ice cream parlors. “I’m bored” just isn’t in our vocabulary.
Rediscover your love of the sea and one another in beautiful John's Pass with candlelight dinners, sunset cruises and relaxing days at the beach. Enjoy breakfast in bed and watch the dolphins swim by in one of our water view suites. Rekindle the romance - just you, me and the old sea.
Shhh.. don’t tell the kids: Disney World, Universal Studios and all Orlando attractions are only an hour and half drive. Belle Vista is close to the Clearwater, Tampa and St. Petersburg attractions including Busch Gardens, The Chihuly Collection, Dali Museum, Adventure Island, Florida Aquarium, Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo and more.