Exterior sunset at The Don CeSar in St. Pete Beach, Florida.

The Don CeSar (1928)

St. Pete Beach, Florida, United States

Discover the Mediterranean and Moorish-style façade of Florida’s "Pink Palace."

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Historic Hotels of America preserves the authenticity of America's most prominent lodging addresses and offers visitors a richer travel experience. This diverse selection of hotels, inns, and resorts are the perfect locations to create lasting memories with the people who mean the most to you.

  • Interior lobby seating at HOTEL DU PONT in Wilmington, Delaware

    Arts, Culture & Museums

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  • Exterior daytime of Caribe Hilton in San Juan, Puerto Rico

    Beaches, Lakes & Rivers

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  • Exterior daytime of The Plaza in New York City, New York.

    City Center

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  • Lake view of the Golden Dome at Morris Inn at the University of Notre Dame, Indiana.

    College & University Hotels

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  • Daytime exterior with flowers at the French Lick Springs Hotel in Indiana.

    Destination Resorts

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  • Formal gardens at Hotel Hershey in Pennsylvania.

    Family Fun

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Historic & Heritage Sites

    Historic & Heritage Sites

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  • Exterior evening at Castle Hill Resort and Spa in Cavendish, Vermont.

    Honeymoon & Romance

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National Parks

    National Parks

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  • Bike riding through the grounds at Ojai Valley Inn in California.

    Outdoor Activities

    These historic hotels offer an abundance of thrilling outdoor activities to enjoy.

  • Exterior daytime of West Baden Springs Hotel in Indiana.


    Historic hotels are wonderful places to discover meaningful familial ties while reuniting with loved ones.

  • Daytime exterior of the Omni Mount Washington Resort, Bretton Woods in New Hampshire.

    Ski & Mountains

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  • Fountain at the entrance of the Omni La Costa spa in California.

    Spa & Retreats

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  • The Palm Court's signature soaring stained-glass dome at The Plaza in New York City.

    Special Occasions & Celebrations

    Experience an exciting celebration at a historic hotel.

  • Lush gardens at the Mohonk Mountain House in New Platz, New York.

    Magnificent Gardens

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  • Civil War Battlefields

    Civil War Battlefields

    Walk the hallowed grounds on which both Union and Confederate soldiers marched and fought during this tumultuous period in history.

  • Historically Significant

    Historically Significant

    Explore the many Historic Hotels of America that either played a significant role in the Civil War or have paid tribute to that period.

  • The Garden Court is crowned by a glass dome atrium and Austrian crystal chandeliers at the Palace Hotel in San Francisco.

    Culinary, Food & Wine

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  • Dog with bowl in pet-friendly room at the Heathman Hotel in Portland, Oregon.


    Discover special accommodations for pets and these companions can relax in style.

  • The Cradle Short Course at the Pinehurst Resort in North Carolina.

    Historic Golf Courses

    Discover these historic golf resorts for experienced and beginner golfers.

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