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Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel & Marina

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Kingsport, Tennessee
Reviewed 20 March 2016

My husband and I were at the Marriott Waterfront for a conference. On our first day we were wanting to catch a late lunch outside however, the bar was having an outside private party. That's when one of the managers of the waterside grill, (Kelsie) asked if she could help us...we told her we were hoping of a late outdoor...

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Sikeston
Reviewed 20 March 2016

Get a waterview Then add comfort and quiet and courteous staff. Oh and did I say waterview? Stayed on 20th floor for a business meeting and loved my stay. Took an afternoon to drive to the beach which is a short distance from hotel.

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Reviewed 17 March 2016

I am really disappointed in this hotel. I paid close to $300 per night and there was a high school conference in the hotel. That's not the problem but the hotel knew they could possibly be disruptive and did not put them on their own floors. I got zero sleep due to slamming doors, screaming in the hallway, loud noise....

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Brookings, Oregon
Reviewed 17 March 2016

Had a wonderful stay. The Sports Bar in particular was great. The 'fancy' restaurant was closed so we wet to the sports bar. But we didn't want hamburgers. So Zach G. was extremely helpful - he talked to the chef and arranged for us to eat in the sports bar but be able to order anything off the other menu!...

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Paris, Ile-de-France, France
Reviewed 16 March 2016

I only have one complaint, but it is one that will keep me from ever considering this hotel again. The walls are extremely thin, and I had one of the worst nights I've ever had in a hotel because of it. The guests in the adjacent room weren't even to blame, you could tell they were speaking at a normal...

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Emily S, Manager at Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel & Marina, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your stay at Tampa Marriott Waterside. We share this feedback throughout the hotel so that we constantly look at new ways we can improve. Although I can't say that we often hear anything about the structure its good to understand this can certainly impact the quality of your stay....

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 16 March 2016

We stayed just one night at the end of our vacation at the Waterside Hotel and Marina. Everyone was very pleasant from the valet, bell desk and front desk. We arrived earlier than planned and were still able to check in early to the type of room I had requested. We requested a higher floor with a water view. It...

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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 16 March 2016

Two staff members in particular stand out. I had requested a Wake Up Call and a secondary one the night before but did not hear either and awoke to someone pounding on my door. I looked through the peephole and could see that it was a woman staff member, so I opened the door. She said that when I did...

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Rockaway, New Jersey
Reviewed 16 March 2016

This was my second stay at this Marriott. Although the property is very nice and right on the River Walk, the pool was closed. Not closed for a few days, closed till the end of April. We were there with a convention and probably this was not disclosed or planned at the time the convention was planned and booked there....

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Everything about this property is great. I love the rooms, the restaurant bars, the fitness center, and the outdoor areas near the pier. The friendliness of the staff is first rate, particularly the concierge lounge where Carl Fuller Jr is one of the nicest employees I have ever encountered.

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Reviewed 15 March 2016

We wanted to share our awesome experience with Maureen at Champions bar. She completely over delivered when we said we wanted a steak dinner but we're too tired to wait at the other restaurant. She offered to share the menu for the other restaurant, Waterside bar. We were able to order a beautiful steak, enjoy an amazing dinner and still...

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A striking silhouette along the Channel Riverwalk, the Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel and Marina in Ybor City overlooks Tampa Bay in the heart of Downtown, located adjacent to the Tampa Convention Center. This world-class Downtown Tampa hotel's 50,000 square feet of newly renovated meeting space, full-service spa, and several delicious restaurants such as Café Waterside and Champions, make it the perfect destination for work and play. Part of the Channelside District, the Tampa Marriott is among the most luxurious of hotels in Tampa, Florida, with newly renovated rooms and suites offering private bay or city view balconies. After a busy day, unwind in one of this Tampa, Florida hotel's lounges or enjoy culinary excellence at Il Terrazzo. For ultimate relaxation, try our spa, jacuzzi, or rooftop pool! Boaters can dock and stay using the 32-slip, full-service Marina at the exclusive Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel and Marina near Ybor City. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel & Marina

Address: 700 S Florida Ave, Tampa, FL 33602-5404
Region: United States > Florida > Tampa
Price Range: $260 - $603 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel & Marina 3.5*
Number of rooms: 717
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Also Known As:
Marriott Tampa
Tampa Marriott
Hotel Style:
#2 Spa Hotel in Tampa
#7 Business Hotel in Tampa
#10 Romantic Hotel in Tampa
#13 Family Hotel in Tampa
#14 Green Hotel in Tampa
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“Be careful in the room bedding selection”
 of 5 bubbles yourswflnotary, 25 Feb 2017 | Read review
“24th floor, avoid room 2418 (odd balcony)”
 of 5 bubbles Megaflood, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“rooms are quiet”
 of 5 bubbles deby192, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Higher floors have better views. Get the Harbor View with a balcony - worth the extra dollars!”
 of 5 bubbles chp12, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“is not a 5 start hotel, try to book it when is not so expensive so you don't get disappointed. The location is perfect”
 of 5 bubbles 256karla, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
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