Visitor Information

St. Petersburg General Hospital understands that having loved ones by your side can help with your healing and care. You have the right to choose and prioritize visitors from among family, friends, partners, personal care aides or other individuals (regardless of the person’s gender or your relationship to the person).

Visitor Guidelines

To provide a restful and safe environment, we ask that visitors follow these guidelines:

  • Do not visit if you have a cold, sore throat, fever or other illness.
  • Avoid noisy, disruptive behavior to help respect the healing of all patients.
  • Ask before bringing foods, drinks, or other items like balloons, flowers or perfume that might trigger allergies into patient rooms.
  • Wash your hands before entering and exiting patient rooms.
  • Make sure all children have a supervising adult with them at all times.

Visiting Hours

St. Petersburg General Hospital welcomes family and friends to visit their loved one in the hospital 24/7.

Visitation will only be limited when the healthcare team feels it is in the best interest of the patient’s health.

Quiet Time begins at 8:30 p.m., which allows our patients a chance to heal and rest. Between 9:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m., visitors may enter the hospital through the emergency room.

Visitor Parking

Complimentary valet parking, located at the main entrance, is available for patients and visitors Mon-Fri from 7:00am – 4:00 pm. After hours, on weekends, and after 4:01pm – 6:59am – parking is available on the west side of the campus in the ER parking lot and in the front of the hospital for visitors and patients.

Gift Shop

The St Petersburg General Hospital Gift Shop, located off the main lobby, is open seven days a week from 8:00am - 8:00pm. Items for purchase include a variety of gifts, flowers, toys, snacks, toiletries, and greeting cards. The Gift Shop is operated by the St. Petersburg General Hospital Auxiliary for the purpose of various hospital initiatives and/or projects that benefit our patients.

Cafeteria Hours

Visitors are welcome to eat in the hospital cafeteria, located on the 1st floor in the back of the hospital. The cafeteria is open daily during the following times:

  • Breakfast: 7:30am – 9:15am
  • Lunch: 11:00am – 1:30pm

The cafeteria extension is *14256.

WiFi Access

Learn about WiFi access at St. Petersburg General Hospital.