Opal Collection pitches baseball fans new “Play Ball!” package at luxury hotels and resorts

For baseball fans heading to Florida for a spring training vacation, Opal Collection offers an all-star lineup of luxury hotels and resorts conveniently located near some of the most popular baseball stadiums. Every year, Major League Baseball’s (MLB) spring training games draw thousands of fans to the Sunshine State, with Opal Collection’s fan-friendly properties stepping up to the plate for fun and unforgettable spring training stays. New for 2024, these Opal Collection properties are offering a special “Play Ball!” package online that includes a resort credit ranging from $20 to $50 per day; and a spring training welcome bag complete with a baseball hat, baseball, pen or sharpie for player signatures, and a box of cracker jacks.

Clearwater and Tampa Area

Opals Sands Resort and Sandpearl Resort offer the best of both worlds, combining a beachfront vacation with quick access to watch the Toronto Blue Jays at TD Ballpark in Dunedin, the Philadelphia Phillies at Spectrum Field in Clearwater, and even the New York Yankees at George M. Steinbrenner Field in nearby Tampa. Enjoy signature amenities like the zero-entry pool at Sandpearl Resort or indulge in beach-inspired treatments at Opal Sands Resort’s Spa. Fans can also opt for the iconic Belleview Inn, a historic Florida golf hotel in nearby Belleair, just minutes from Clearwater Beach.  

Bradenton and Sarasota Area

The Resort at Longboat Key Club and Zota Beach Resort are in close driving distance of three spring training teams: the Pittsburgh Pirates at LECOM Park in Bradenton, the Baltimore Orioles at Ed Smith Stadium in Sarasota, and the Atlanta Braves at CoolToday Park, a little further south in North Port. Both properties offer iconic waterfront views, pristine beaches, and a variety of amenities. For sports fans who want to get in the game, The Resort at Longboat Key Club offers award-winning golf and tennis facilities.

Jupiter Beach and Jensen Beach Area

Located just 15 minutes from Roger Dean Chevrolet Stadium, Jupiter Beach Resort & Spa is the top choice for Miami Marlins and St. Louis Cardinals fans. Offering 175 newly renovated guest rooms and suites, the resort spoils guests with private balconies, marble bathrooms, coastal chic contemporary design, luxurious furniture, and tropical views. Hutchinson Shores Resort & Spa and The Lucie are also near Roger Dean Chevrolet Stadium, as well as Clover Park in Port St. Lucie, where the New York Mets play. Both properties are just steps from the Atlantic Ocean and feature modern coastal comforts.

For more information or to book a reservation, visit OpalCollection.com/offers/mlb-spring-training-hotel-deals.


About Opal Collection

Opal Collection is a premier assortment of luxury hotels and resorts, located in the most treasured destinations on the East Coast.  Spanning north from Bar Harbor, Maine, to the southernmost tip of Key West, Florida, this collection of properties offers curated, memorable getaways for every traveler.  Like the effervescent shimmer of an Opal gemstone, each destination in the collection radiates with its own unique experiences and each property reflects a distinct connection to that destination through locally inspired design, cuisine, and activities.  For more information and a full list of Opal Collection properties, go to Opal Collection Hotels & Resorts | Luxury Hotels & Resorts.


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