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    Econo Lodge Busch Gardens

    4139 E Busch Blvd, Tampa, FL 33617
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    Overview
    • Excellent7%
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    • Terrible45%
    9 May 2017
    “Not terrible but just a step above”
    6 Jan 2017
    “Fine for short term project”
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

    We booked here using points from choice hotels. Dirty dirty dirty. Don't touch the walls or take off your shoes. Slept in my clothes. Do not book here. So glad it's only one night. Look at the dirty pictures.

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    Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

    Although this hotel has a great location, it is very run down and a little scary. I would never want a single female to stay here alone. The parking lot is in need of a facelift if nothing more than for a first impression. There...More

    Thank Becky T
    Reviewed 7 February 2016

    Very friendly staff was unable to honour coupon but gave us a better rate for 2 nights. We asked to see the room after our last experience and they quickly accommodated. House cleaning staff friendly, great breakfast.

    Thank KimG1961
    Reviewed 1 February 2016

    This is the typical non-American owned/operated derelict motel dirty, and a far cry from its former glory. Probably a collateral damage of the investor-visa frenzy that impacted the lower quality American motel industry. Have been to many such hotels but this one takes the crown...More

    Thank Cedric J
    Reviewed 25 January 2016 via mobile

    $79 for a room with a king size bed. No AAA discount was available. The room was clean. Plenty of parking. Walking distance to Busch Gardens. You can leave your car parked at the hotel and walk over to the park. Hot breakfast was okay....More

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Banquet Room
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    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
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    • Pool
    • Outdoor pool
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    • USD 60 - USD 94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 99
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