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Holiday Inn Express & Suites Tampa USF-Busch Gardens

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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“olive garden”(61 reviews)
“busch gardens”(377 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Free Shuttle or Taxi Services
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2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This hotel has a lot going for it, convenient location, near Busch Gardens and Lowry Zoo, excellent free breakfast, handicap assist for swimming pool entry, but the difficulty in opening the doors will keep me away. We had to have our keys remade twice, and...More

Thank Madonna C
Response from Sarah S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Tampa USF-Busch GardensResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your feedback, we are glad to hear you enjoyed the hotel and the location, and are very sorry that you had difficulties with your room keys. That can be very frustrating and I am deeply sorry this happened to you. These keys...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2018

This is a great hotel if you're going to Busch Gardens. We walked to the park (1 mile), and the hotel also provides a free shuttle service which we used on the way back. Staff is very friendly. Our room got upgraded which was a...More

Thank emma b
Response from Sarah S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Tampa USF-Busch GardensResponded 10 April 2018

Emma, Thank you so much for you taking the time to share your experience with us! We are thrilled to hear you had such a great visit with us, and we hope you had a fantastic time at Busch Gardens! We hope you will keep...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

We stayed at this hotel because we went to Bush Gardens. We have always had a great time never a problem with Holiday Inn Express in fact we prefer it, that being said this was not one of those times. First I went in and...More

Thank YNOSWASHERE
Response from Sarah S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Tampa USF-Busch GardensResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We are extremely sorry you had such a disappointing stay. This is not a typical experience of one of our guests as our other reviews can attest to and you can rest assured we will be looking...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Door lock had been broken as if someone pushed the door in at some point. It was fixed with wood putty!! Did not feel safe. See picture. Olive Garden garbage dumpster pick up daily, right outside our hotel room window, very early in the morning...More

Thank lojojunk
Response from Sarah S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Tampa USF-Busch GardensResponded 6 days ago

Lojojunk, Thank you for your review. We are deeply sorry you were disappointed in your visit with us. We work very hard to provide each and every one of our guests with outstanding service and a comfortable hotel room. We are very sorry this was...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you’re planning to go to Busch Gardens this is the perfect hotel. It’s right across the street. The room was clean and spacious for the price. It is close to a bunch of restaurants. I will be staying here on my next trip back...More

Thank mrchinp
Response from Sarah S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Tampa USF-Busch GardensResponded 2 weeks ago

MrChinp, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience at our hotel with the TripAdvisor community! We are very pleased to hear you had a great visit with us and that you will be returning! We look forward to your next...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Shuttle Bus Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Microwave
Things to do
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
USD 97 - USD 180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#36 Family Hotel in Tampa
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 97 - USD 180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#36 Family Hotel in Tampa
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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bmrt4
21 February 2017|
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Response from redlola24 | Reviewed this property |
You can also call the hotel. I know they have a shuttle if you reserve in advance to the airport, and I'm pretty sure it's free.
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Sarah B
7 January 2017|
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Response from le16explorer | Reviewed this property |
not sure about airport but yes to bush gardens, parking is free. email them and ask about a taxi
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kiddo55
9 November 2016|
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Response from Sarah S | Property representative |
We offer a shuttle to and from Busch Gardens only. We would be happy to recommend taxi service that can get you to and from the port.
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"Ask if the key issue for opening the bedroom doors has been resolved. Everything else is great!"
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"Request third floor"
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"Try to avoid the Olive Garden side of the hotel as trash trucks empty the dumpsters around 5:30am and it is..."
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"dont stay here"
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