Renaissance Vinoy Resort
St. Petersburg, Florida
Renaissance Vinoy Resort (Ghost Hunters) - TAPS investigates the legendary Renaissance Vinoy hotel,
Major League Baseball's favored paranormal getaway.
1924, the Vinoy has always been a preferred vacation spot for the rich
and famous. Today, the facility is the visiting-team hotel for the Tampa
The Vinoy Park Hotel (also known as the Renaissance Vinoy Resort and Golf Club) is a
historic Mediterranean Revival styled hotel in downtown St. Petersburg, Florida.
Several housekeepers at the Vinoy have reported seeing
a woman in a white gown in various rooms on the 5th floor in broad
daylight. When they checked their eyes, she was gone. On the night
shift, security personnel reported seeing a figure on the outdoor
landing of Suite 253, another woman in a white gown. Concerned that she
would jump to her death, they turned for their radio, but she was gone.
Cincinnati Reds pitcher Scott Williamson had just turned out the lights
when he got a tingling sensation, like he was being watched. Then he
rolled onto his stomach and felt pressure on him, like he couldn't move
or even breathe. He rolled over onto his back and saw a man standing by
Other reports from players on other teams include
faucets that turn on and off as well as toilets that flush themselves
multiple times, flickering lights, and locked and chained doors that