Hotel Indigo - Martha Washington Hotel

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This hotel dates back to 1926, but has had several names – “Martha Washington Hotel,” “Heritage Hotel,” and now, most recently, “Hotel Indigo”. A 1987 renovation seems to have led to the appearance of a ghostly little girl, seen on the third-floor landing. Later, the figures of an older man and a woman in a wheelchair were seen in the lobby.

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Geographic Information

Address:
234 Third Ave N
Saint Petersburg, FL 33701
United States

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GPS:
27.774572, -82.63639899999998
County:
Pinellas County, Florida
Nearest Towns:
Saint Petersburg, FL (2.6 mi.)
Lealman, FL (4.1 mi.)
Gulfport, FL (4.5 mi.)
West and East Lealman, FL (4.5 mi.)
Kenneth City, FL (5.8 mi.)
Pinellas Park, FL (6.1 mi.)
South Pasadena, FL (6.3 mi.)
Gandy, FL (6.6 mi.)
Saint Pete Beach, FL (7.3 mi.)
Tierra Verde, FL (7.8 mi.)

Contact Information

Web:
http://www.stpeteflhotel.com/

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  1. I sayed here back in 2012. Around 3 AM there were sounds of children giggling and 2 sets of loud footsteps running the halls. I checked with the clerk in the morning, and being low season, I was one of 4 occupied rooms on the floor. Quite an eerie feeling throughout as well. Amazing hotel though, if you get a chance to stay here, DO IT!

  2. I stayed here and heard the door handle being twisted like someone was trying to get in around 3:00 am. I ran to the door thinking that possible a drunk person was lost. When I looked out the peep hole no one was there.

  3. I remodled the hotel and changed it from the heritage hotel to the hotel indigo. my crew and i experienced many things from door knocks on adjoining rooms to ours that were being remodled to going to bed with the bathroom lights off and door shut only to wake with lights on and door open. Strange cigar smells and running footsteps with no one there. Housekeepers and employees wouldnt work alone and pizza delivery called us from lobby refusing to come onto our floor which was the 3rd. very interesting building never a quiet night stayed there 3 months.

  4. May 21, 2017….my husband and I stayed in rm 103, at 1:30 in tge morning he woke up to someone getting into bed with him and holding his hand. Very cold, sandpaper like skin. He looked over and sawit wasn’t me, and looked back and now his hand was on the pillow. Then a cold rush enveloped his whole body and someone was holding his feet together. He knew it was a woman, due to the feel of her hands. He’s never experienced anything like this and I am sooo jealous! ! Lovely hotel too.

  5. On my first night in room 102, I had an experience. I was sleeping soundly when I was woken up by the bed moving. It felt like my husband was getting into bed, but my husband wasn’t with me on this trip. I thought to myself, “I need to turn on the light,” but I couldn’t move. Then the bed moved again. When I tried to look at the other side of the bed, I saw a man’s hand coming around me as if to snuggle.

  6. Jennifer Rednock  |  

    Her name is Sarah. Me and my family stayed one night there. Nothing happened even though there was an odd and eerie feeling while walking about. It was a normal hotel stay. However a few days later at home, strange things started happening. Since this is a comment area only, I will refrain from telling the whole story. The point was a girl spirit befriended my three year daughter and followed us home. She stayed with us for the entire summer that year. My daughter played with her every day. My daughter is almost seven now and a few weeks ago, completely out of the blue, she asks me about Sarah. Mom, why doesn’t Sarah come over anymore? She continued to ask if I could find her phone number and ask her to come over, that she misses her old friend. My daughter always thought she was real like her other friends. It was certainly an interesting summer. My husband was pretty upset at me for picking that hotel.

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