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Christmas Day Dining Options from Trio of Tampa Area Hotels

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Epicurean Hotel and its signature restaurant, Élevage SoHo Kitchen & Bar; Fenway Hotel and its signature restaurant, HEW Parlor & Chophouse; The Karol Hotel and its signature restaurant, K Club Bar & Bistro.

Thanksgiving Day Options from Trio of Tampa Area Hotels

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Three of the area's most popular hotels are offering dinner specials for Thanksgiving Day. Tampa's Epicurean Hotel, the Fenway Hotel in Dunedin, and The Karol Hotel in Clearwater have all created special holiday menus available at their signature restaurants.

Trio of Tampa Area Boutique Hotels Unite for Wedding Show on Oct. 7

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WHO: The Karol Hotel (Clearwater), Epicurean Hotel (Tampa) and Fenway Hotel (Dunedin)

 

WHAT: Three of the area's most popular and romantic boutique hotels are joining together to host a first-ever wedding showcase at The Karol Hotel. The event will highlight the three host hotels as venues, and serve as a one-stop shop to learn about everything the area has to offer for wedding and event services. The showcase will feature a wide range of services, including hair and makeup, wedding/bridal fashion and jewelry, entertainment and music, photography, catering, tenting, floral and more. To provide a respite during hectic wedding planning, attendees will have the opportunity to register for a one-night staycation with breakfast from each of the host hotels - Karol, Epicurean and Fenway.

 

WHEN: Thursday, Oct.7 from 5 to 8 p.m.

 

WHERE: The Karol Hotel located at 2675 Ulmerton Road in Clearwater, Florida; Complimentary self-parking

 

COST: Admission into the event is free, but pre-registration is requested.

 

HOW: For more information and to register, please visit The Karol Wedding Showcase.

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Florida Hotels Offering Relief for Hurricane Ida

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"Raise the Roof for Hurricane Ida Relief"

WHO:  Epicurean Hotel and its rooftop bar, EDGE rooftop cocktail lounge; Fenway Hotel and its rooftop bar, Hi-Fi; The Karol Hotel and its rooftop bar, Vantage, and Luminary Hotel & Co. and its rooftop bar, Beacon Social Drinkery

The Karol Hotel Announces New Executive Sous Chef

June 28, 2021
TAMPA, Fla. (June 28, 2021) - The Karol Hotel, the first Tribute Portfolio hotel in Pinellas County, Florida, announced today the appointment of Tyler Nelson as executive sous chef.

The Karol Hotel Crowned a AAA Four Diamond Property

Apr. 22, 2021
TAMPA, Fla. (Apr. 22, 2021) - Opened in 2019, The Karol Hotel has earned the coveted AAA Four Diamond designation.

The Karol Hotel Welcomes Back Guests November 11

Nov. 05, 2020
TAMPA, Fla. (Nov. 05, 2020) - Tampa-based Mainsail Lodging & Development has announced the reopening of The Karol Hotel (2675 Ulmerton Road, Clearwater, Florida) on Wednesday, Nov. 11. Centrally located in beautiful Feather Sound between Clearwater, St. Pete and Tampa, and the first member of Marriott's Tribute Portfolio in Pinellas County, The Karol Hotel is welcoming guests back after a temporary closure due to the pandemic.

Sweet Valentine's Day Offerings at Epicurean Hotel, Fenway Hotel and The Karol Hotel

February 14, 2021
Epicurean Hotel and its signature restaurant, Élevage; Fenway Hotel and its signature restaurant, HEW Parlor & Chophouse; The Karol Hotel and its rooftop restaurant, Vantage.

Vantage Rooftop Bar Opens March 6

March 4, 2020
TAMPA, Fla. (March 4, 2020) - The Karol Hotel has announced an opening date of Friday, March 6 for its Vantage Rooftop Bar, a stylish new rooftop bar that crowns the newly opened Tribute Portfolio property, Pinellas County's first.

The Karol Makes Her Debut

February 6, 2020
Centrally located in beautiful Feather Sound between Clearwater, St. Pete and Tampa, The Karol features 123 guest rooms and suites; the signature K Club Bar & Bistro; Vantage Rooftop Bar overlooking Tampa Bay, which is expected to open the end of February; a combined 7,340 square feet of event space, including a ballroom and executive conference rooms; and an outside pool and fitness center.

The Karol Hotel Announces Executive Chef

December 10, 2019
TAMPA, Fla. (December 10, 2019) - The Karol Hotel, the first Tribute Portfolio hotel coming to Pinellas County, Florida, in January 2020, announced today the appointment of Jon Atanacio as Executive Chef.

Reservations for The Karol Hotel Now Available Online

January 30, 2020
TAMPA, Fla. (January 30, 2020) - Guests can now book reservations at The Karol Hotel (2675 Ulmerton Road, Clearwater, Florida), scheduled to open February 6 as the newest addition to Tampa-based Mainsail Lodging & Development's growing portfolio.

Clearwaters New Karol Hotel to Open Fall 2019

August 22, 2019
TAMPA, Fla. (August 22, 2019) - Tampa-based Mainsail Lodging & Development has announced a fall opening for The Karol Hotel (2675 Ulmerton Road), the first Tribute Portfolio hotel in Pinellas County, Florida.

The Karol Hotel Announces Key Additions to Management Team

August 22, 2019
CLEARWATER, Fla. (August 22, 2019) - Tampa-based Mainsail Lodging & Development announced today three key additions to the management team at The Karol Hotel (2675 Ulmerton Road), including General Manager Adam Duffey, Senior Sales Manager Lindsey Ferguson, and Catering Sales Manager Amanda Ratliff.
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