Frenchy’s Owner Opening Clearwater Beach Hotel

Mike “Frenchy” Preston, owner of popular Frenchy’s restaurants has purchased 2 Clearwater Beach hotels with plants to open a hotel with a retro “classy early 1960’s theme”.

The $1.6 million dollar purchase includes Ann’s Edgewater and the Olympia Motel. The Olympia will be renovated and should be complete in a few months. There are no plans yet for changes to Ann’s Edgewater.

The 2 properties located on East Shore Drive next to Frenchy’s Seafood Co., which supplies the Frenchy’s Restaruants with fresh seafood.