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Built in 1925, this pink landmark resort and spa is rich in history. It is located across the street from the harbor, and less than a mile from both the St. Petersburg Pier and The Dali Museum, surrounded by destination dining and shopping on Beach Drive. The resort offers both refined rooms and luxury suites. There are 5 restaurants, including a ’20s-style eatery, a coffee shop and a lobby bar. The fitness club offers free classes, and there's a heated outdoor pool, a hot tub & a sauna, as well as a luxe spa and a golf course.

Tabish Siddiquie, General Manager

As General Manager for the Vinoy, Tabish Siddiquie oversees daily operations for the historic 361-room resort while also serving as the primary strategic business leader of the property.

He is responsible for all aspects of daily operations, including sales and revenue generation, marketing, guest and employee satisfaction, human resources, financial performance, and the membership club. Siddiquie also is actively involved in the St. Petersburg community, building strong relationships with local officials, businesses, and guests to continue The Vinoy’s legacy as an iconic pillar on downtown St. Petersburg’s welcoming waterfront.

Siddiquie has an impressive 20+-year track record of successfully running exceptional properties across the globe. Most recently, he served as the general manager of The Ritz-Carlton Denver, which attained its highest ever revenue and profit under Siddiquie’s leadership. Prior to his time in Denver, Siddiquie honed his hospitality skills around the world at luxury hotels and resorts such as The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi Grand Canal, The Ritz-Carlton Almaty in Kazakhstan, The Ritz-Carlton Grand Cayman and The Ritz-Carlton San Francisco. This is not Siddiquie’s first time on Florida’s Gulf Coast, as he oversaw food and beverage at The Ritz-Carlton Sarasota, including the hotel’s members club and golf course, from 2008 to 2011.

A graduate of the Institute of Hotel Management in Goa, India, Siddiquie holds a diploma in Hotel Management & Catering Technology. He is fluent in multiple languages including Hindi, Urdu, Konkani, and basic Russian. Siddiquie, his wife, Kristen, and their two children reside in St. Petersburg. Tabish enjoys tennis, the outdoors and exploring great food and restaurants.


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