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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites New Tampa I-75 Bruce B. Downs

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Chicago
Reviewed 5 March 2014

This is the second time me, my wife and toddler boy stay at this hotel and both times the service and cleanness of this property has been consistent. Because we stay just a day and both times we leave after 5am to catch an early flight we did not have time to try the breakfast and some other facilities at...

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georgeathisuites, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites New Tampa I-75 Bruce B. Downs, responded to this review

Dear PTD, Thanks for visiting staying with us again. Your return stay is a great compliment in itself and you found the Twistee Treat! We appreciate your compliments and we look forward to serving you again. Happy Travels, George Sandona

Clemson, South Carolina
Reviewed 3 March 2014

In February, my wife and I stayed two nights at the Holiday Inn Express in Tampa, Florida. The people at the desk were very helpful and considerate. The manager gave us excellent ideas about attractions in the downtown Tampa area which were indoors. We definitely enjoyed the ice cream that the hotel offered in the evenings. Also, the breakfasts featured...

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georgeathisuites, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites New Tampa I-75 Bruce B. Downs, responded to this review

Dear Richard, Thank you for recommending our hotel! Our goal is to make every part of your Tampa stay better, whether it's breakfast, room comfort or helping you find the best Tampa destinations for your travel preferences. I sounds like we succeeded. Your kind words are sincerely appreciated, and we look forward to serving you again in the future. George...

Kenilworth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 February 2014

We have just stayed for 4 nights at this hotel. They have an inadequate number of staff. The breakfast room cannot accommodate the number of guests and tables are in short supply ! They are so short of towels that you are lucky if you get any at all in your room without asking. They claim that they simply don't...

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georgeathisuites, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites New Tampa I-75 Bruce B. Downs, responded to this review

Dear Gaynaq, Thank you for reviewing our hotel. Allow me to express my sincere apology. Our team works tirelessly to provide clean, comfortable accommodations, and we feel terrible if we have let you down. Please contact me directly and let me know how I can make up for the issues you noted. I promise you that I will do everything...

Kansas City
Reviewed 22 February 2014

First off there are signs around the hotel saying if you can't rate anything about this property a 10 you should contact the hotel manager and it provides his cell number. Several times we saw him walking around asking if people were enjoying there stay. That sums of the service provided. All the staff were beyond helpful. Rooms clean, comfortable,...

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georgeathisuites, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites New Tampa I-75 Bruce B. Downs, responded to this review

Dear Cowboyshooter, Thank you for the great recommendation. I am especially pleased to hear that you were with us for 7 days, and saw the same great service in action every day. It is a great tribute to the commitment of my team, who I can't praise enough. We are so happy to have provided you with a great stay...

Alpharetta, Georgia
Reviewed 17 February 2014

Stayed here for a few weeks waiting for permanent housing in Tampa. Property was being renovated. Had previous issue with reservation but manager resolved quickly. Staff really strives for excellence in providing great customer service and experience for guest.

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georgeathisuites, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites New Tampa I-75 Bruce B. Downs, responded to this review

Dear Sheila, Thank you so much for reviewing our hotel! I hope that you have settled nicely into your new home and are enjoying Tampa. Our renovation turned out great and our hotel has a very cool new contemporary look with a lot of great functional things, like putting fridges & microwaves in the standard rooms, integrated lighting and power...

Reviewed 16 February 2014

Checked in late on Valentines day and the lady at the counter was so sweet, she gave my girlfriend and I both a beer for free, we were exhausted! Such a great way to end our night! We came during a hockey tournament so the kids in the hallway woke us up around 9, that was really the only bad...

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georgeathisuites, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites New Tampa I-75 Bruce B. Downs, responded to this review

Dear Webbteam, I am glad we were able to provide a great Valentine's Day escape and that Brett helped you with a quieter, and longer, night of sleep. Please don't wait until Valentines Day for your next escape - come see us again soon! George Sandona, General Manager

Santiago, Chile
Reviewed 11 February 2014

I spent a couple of nights with my wife and two kids sharing a suite which proved to be very comfy, quiet and functional. Excellent beds and beddings, large TV with premium cable, spotless bathroom, etc, all we needed at very reasonable prices and allowed a sound deep sleep (the location is quiet but convenient to many restaurants, shops and...

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georgeathisuites, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites New Tampa I-75 Bruce B. Downs, responded to this review

Dear Fish, Though we only met in passing as you said farewell, I am very happy to hear that Judy did her usual magic. Our goal is for you to love Holiday Inn Express, and love our Express the best. I know it is a long trip from Santiago, but we hope that we will be serving you again soon....

Reviewed 11 February 2014

My son and I recently had a great trip to the Tampa area and decided to stay at the Holiday Inn Express Tampa-I-75 @ Bruce B. Downs. While we stayed for four days, retreating to our hotel for peace and quiet were very important and this hotel did NOT disappoint! With our rental car, we were close to so many...

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georgeathisuites, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites New Tampa I-75 Bruce B. Downs, responded to this review

Dear Darren, I am so very glad that we were able to deliver on a great stay for yourself and your son. Your choice of the studio suite was a good one - more space and a 47" TV to boot! When our hotel was built, I was curious about being tucked away in the preserve, but my experience is...

Honolulu, Hawaii
Reviewed 1 February 2014 via mobile

Long dark strands all over the chair. Dark pubic hairs in the shower. I was so disgusted I didn't even shower. I showered as soon as I checked into another hotel the following day. I should have complained but I didn't feel like the hassle of changing rooms, also the woman at the front desk when I checked in was...

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georgeathisuites, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites New Tampa I-75 Bruce B. Downs, responded to this review

Dear Avian, Thank you for your feedback - I am so sorry about this experience! As you can tell from prior reviews, we take great pride in delivering spotlessly clean accommodations. I would have loved the opportunity to assist you while you were still at the hotel, but you have my word that this will be shared with the entire...

Port Charlotte, Florida
Reviewed 26 January 2014 via mobile

We have stayed here several times whenever we visit Tampa. It's a good price and a great hotel. The service is great, they offer free wifi, it has clean and modern rooms, and it is close to many restaurants and the interstate. I would definitely recommend this Holiday Inn to anyone. It is very hard find a great hotel for...

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georgeathisuites, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites New Tampa I-75 Bruce B. Downs, responded to this review

Dear Alyssa, Thanks for the great recommendation. We are so happy that our service, our great location and our rooms have brought you back, again and again. Come see us again soon and you can count on another great stay! -George Sandona, General Manager

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Conference Facilities
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Find out why New Tampa is the 'Place To Be' The Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites is closest in New Tampa to Busch Gardens and University of South Florida (USF). This beautiful Hotel & Suites is located in the pristine 'New Tampa' area of Tampa and is easy to get to at I-75 exit 270. The hotel is close to everything; yet it is nestled in a peaceful nature preserve area. New Tampa is exciting, clean, fresh and new with over 15 restaurants and 5 golf courses. From the hotel you can walk to the new 20 screen movie theater, restaurants and shopping.This Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites is recognized as having one of the best guest service ratings of any hotel in the country. It features a heated outdoor pool with lushly landscaped grounds, free high-speed Internet access in all rooms, wireless access in public areas, a business center, fitness center and the hotel s own putting green. The 27 suites also include a wet bar and 47" TV's. Executive suites & presidential suites feature Jacuzzi tubs, glass enclosed showers and multiple TV sets. This is the closest Express in New Tampa to Busch Gardens, USF-University of South Florida, DTCC, T-Mobile, USAA, Verizon, Coca-Cola, Achieve Global, Washington Mutual, JLM Industries, Telecom Park, Hidden River, Highwoods Preserve, Museum of Science & Industry, Moffitt Cancer Center and more. Pets under 35lbs are allowed in a limited number of guest rooms with a $50 deep clean fee. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites New Tampa I-75 Bruce B. Downs

Address: 8310 Galbraith Rd, I-75 (exit 270) at Bruce B Downs Bl., Tampa, FL 33647-1721
Region: United States > Florida > Tampa
Price Range: $185 - $280 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites New Tampa I-75 Bruce B. Downs 2.5*
Number of rooms: 100
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#3 Family Hotel in Tampa
#4 Romantic Hotel in Tampa
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#16 Business Hotel in Tampa
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“Top floor away from the elevator tends to be more quiet”
 of 5 bubbles MBVPHASE6, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“If it's raining do not stay in the room right by the carport in the front because the metal roof is very loud.”
 of 5 bubbles Dmitriy1987, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I recommend the suite. Nice to have a separate room to lounge and a jacuzzi for relaxing”
 of 5 bubbles heil222, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Just enjoy if you don't like anything they will address it they are that good.”
 of 5 bubbles Babesb79, 28 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Avoid being by any ground floor exits as these doors slam and some people leave early.”
 of 5 bubbles sandie954, 4 Jun 2016 | Read review
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