Amenities & Services at Island Grand
At TradeWinds Island Grand, you’ll have access to a wealth of great amenities, from exciting activities to indulgent experiences. Best of all, when you stay at this beachfront resort, you get to enjoy all the activities, recreation, restaurants and more at our neighboring sister resort, RumFish Beach Resort!
Extra Values at TradeWinds
Many incidental and a la carte charges have been eliminated and rolled into one simple nightly Resort Amenity Fee. The fee covers unlimited rides on the High Tide Slide and Surf WipeOut rides, paddleboats, tennis court and fitness center use, one parking pass per room, daily beach cabana, wireless internet access, mini-golf, in-room safe, pool towels and MORE!
There’s never a shortage of fun activities for all ages around the resort, from volleyball and parasailing to visits from Captain RedBeard, Beaker's Poolside Bash and crafts and more. Check the calendar for a full list.
Dining & Entertainment
Choose from 11 unique dining and entertainment venues at TradeWinds Island Grand. From the attentive service of top rated Palm Court Italian Grill, to a variety of breakfast offerings at Bermudas, to live entertainment or the excitement of the big game at one of the bars, to quick stops for ice cream or Pizza Hut, you’re sure to find something to fit your style.
Pools & Whirlpools
Island Grand features five heated pools, including one exclusively for adults and another just for toddlers. Two whirlpools are also available for relaxation after a long day.
Our Florida location offers warm sunshine, blue skies and gentle sea breezes every day, so you can enjoy a wide range of recreation. Head to the beach for water sports, plunge down the High Tide Water Slide, play on our two Har-Tru® tennis courts, ride a paddleboat along our meandering waterway, play beach volleyball or mini golf. Or simply kick back in a beach cabana or hammock and sip your umbrella drink. The choices are limitless.
The wide range of our newly renovated guest accommodations offer many of the conveniences of home. All renovated hotel rooms and suites include new flat screen high definition TV’s, pillowtop beds, wet bar area with mini fridge or refrigerator, microwave, coffee maker, toaster, dishware; hairdryer and lighted makeup mirror, iron/board, wireless internet access, in-room movies and voice mail. Suites have a separate bedroom and a kitchenette with a stovetop. All accommodations are non-smoking.
Your fitness regimen doesn’t need to take a break just because you are. The fitness center is available for guests 18 and over (or 16 and over when accompanied by an adult) and includes treadmills, bikes, elliptical trainers, Nautilus® circuit machines, free weights and more.
Shop for Tommy Bahama resort wear, pick up sunscreen and beach necessities, or stock up on snacks, beverages and other sundries at our resort shops. A number of boutiques and souvenir shops are close by as well.
A select number of suites at Island Grand are available for you and your pets. Features include a secure Pet Play Zone, Doggie Accessory Center and marked paths along the waterway. Just a short drive away at Fort DeSoto Park is a highly acclaimed dog-friendly beach. Learn more about our pet policy.
From check-in to car rental, room service to resort amenities, Island Grand’s commitment to an aggressively friendly guest service philosophy creates an exceptional beach experience. Learn more about our guest satisfaction program.
Babysitting Services are provided 24 hours a day with advance reservations. All babysitters are licensed and bonded. For more information and to make a reservation, visit the Concierge desk located in the lobby.
Our onsite Concierge provides a wide variety of information on local events, as well as recommending day trips from shopping to scuba diving, making dinner reservations, arranging tee times, and acquiring theater & attraction tickets.
Credit Cards & Monetary Funds
American Express, Visa, MasterCard and Discover are accepted for payment and to establish room charging privileges. Debit cards are accepted for deposits and payment on departure, but are not recommended to establish charging privileges; please inquire regarding serious consequences of use. Guests may cash Travelers' Checks up to $100 per day, and an ATM machine is available onsite for your convenience.
Dry Cleaning & Laundry
Dry cleaning valet service is available through the Concierge and coin-operated laundry facilities are available in several resort locations.
Express Video Check-out
Through their television screen, guests are able to check out from 6 am – 11 am from their room, provided charging privileges were established upon arrival.
Onsite Reservations Office
A team of friendly vacation advisers is located at the resort to make room reservations or to answer any questions on accommodations, resort activities, and area attractions. Just call 800.360.4016.
Recycling & Conservation
As a certified Florida Green Lodge, we are as environmentally conscious as possible and encourage our guests to join our efforts. Recycling containers are located throughout the resort, housekeepers will recycle newspapers and cans left on your counters, and a towel and linen reuse program is just another example of our green initiatives. TradeWinds was also the first resort in the state to retrofit their beach lighting to be turtle friendly. Learn more about our environmental initiatives and TradeWinds Eco Team.
Room Service & Gift Baskets
The resort provides 24-hour security personnel and gated entry into the resort. Special requirements for meeting room security should be made in advance with a convention services manager.
A number of handicapped-accessible rooms and suites are available and may be reserved through our on-site reservations office. We can also arrange for auxiliary aids, beach wheelchairs and more upon request. View Resort Accessibility details.
Resort Transportation Services - 866.403.3303
Located in the Island Grand lobby, Resort Transportation Services maintains a full fleet of vehicles and drivers for airport transportation or excursions throughout the Bay area. Call Resort Transportation at 866.403.3303 for rates and availability. Transportation fees vary depending on how many people are in your group, and what airport you need transportation to/from.
Car Rental - 888.407.1416
For your convenience, onsite car rental from Hertz is available at TradeWinds Island Grand. Call 888.407.1416 for special offers and reservations.
Suncoast Beach Trolley stops right outside of both Island Grand and RumFish Beach Resort. The trolley allows visitors to explore the beach communities from Clearwater to Pass-A-Grille without the worry of driving and parking. The trolley also has connections to regular bus service in Pinellas County.
Evening turn-down service is available on request from housekeeping.