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Renaissance Tampa International Plaza Hotel

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Riverivew, FL
Reviewed 9 November 2015

The hotel is attached to the International Mall which offers top of the line shopping, a decent night life and great restaurants. The hotel is welcoming, relaxing and extremely clean. I stay at this hotel several times a year and it is always top notch.

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Nina H, Guest Relations Manager at Renaissance Tampa International Plaza Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to review your recent visit to the Renaissance Tampa International Plaza Hotel. We are delighted to hear that you always enjoy the services and amenities provided. As you stated, our location is ideally located adjacent to International Plaza and Bay Street with its upscale retail stores and full service restaurants. We look forward to welcoming...

Reviewed 5 November 2015 via mobile

Wouldn't stay anywhere else, made several trips to Tampa and this is the place to stay when you need to be close to it all. Close to airport and a huge mall with a ton of restaurants within walking distance. Highly recommend the hotel and Concierge level Rooms are great.

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Nina H, Guest Relations Manager at Renaissance Tampa International Plaza Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review! We were delighted to hear that we are your hotel of choice when traveling to Tampa. As you stated, our location is ideally located near Tampa International Airport and is adjacent to International Plaza and Bay Street with its upscale retail stores and full service restaurants. We look forward to welcoming you back on your...

Sarasota, Florida
Reviewed 1 November 2015

This hotel just underwent a total makeover. Public spaces and guest rooms were given a clean modern warm touch. Its like Morocco meets Architectural Digest. Guest rooms are comfortable and quiet with roomy bathrooms. Friendly staff. Our fruit and cheese tray delivered to our room was first rate. Lunch using locally sourced ingredients with herbs grown onsite was spectacular. Try...

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Nina H, Guest Relations Manager at Renaissance Tampa International Plaza Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the SPECTACULAR review! We were delighted to hear that you enjoyed the services and amenities provided. As you stated, our location is ideally located near Tampa International Airport and is adjacent to International Plaza and Bay Street with its upscale retail stores and full service restaurants. We certainly appreciate your feedback and look forward to welcoming you...

Lutherville, Maryland
Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

I scratched my head at check in when Joy said to enjoy "the renovations". After all, the interior decor matched the Spanish influence of the buildings exterior and the adjoining International Mall. The rooms were updated to a more neutral or even masculine tone in gray, black and silver. Bathtubs were removed to place a real nice and spacious shower...

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Nina H, Guest Relations Manager at Renaissance Tampa International Plaza Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the SPECTACULAR review! We’re glad to hear that you always enjoy the services and amenities provided and are especially pleased that you liked the renovations that have taken place in the public areas and guest rooms. It has always been a delight to host the “Candy People” for your annual conference and we look forward to your...

Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Reviewed 26 October 2015

I travel quite often for business and particularly favor this Hotel. Not only is the staff attentive and polite, but the mattresses and pillows are like sleeping on a cloud!!! It was hard to tear myself away from the comfort of those delightful pillows and the lush mattress! Elaine, our hostess in the Concierge lounge was outstanding and a pleasure...

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Nina H, Guest Relations Manager at Renaissance Tampa International Plaza Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing the Renaissance Tampa International Plaza Hotel and for taking the time to post your glowing review. We’re so glad you stayed with us and are pleased to hear that found our accommodations comfortable. We are especially proud of our team of dedicated Ambassadors like Elaine in the Club Lounge, and we appreciate you recognizing her for...

Reviewed 25 October 2015 via mobile

The room was nice, but odd. The pillows were all very flat, and the decor was modern. There were large photo murals that were not my taste (large photos of people, presumably at a pool or beach...weird). The bed was comfortable. Everything was clean. It was fine for a business trip, but I wouldn't be likely to stay there personally.

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Nina H, Guest Relations Manager at Renaissance Tampa International Plaza Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to complete our Guest Satisfaction Survey. We were sorry to hear that you were disappointed with various aspects of your stay. Everything we do is aimed at providing you with an excellent hotel experience and it is very discouraging when we fall short of that goal. Your comments have been shared with the appropriate...

Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Reviewed 23 October 2015

I have stayed at this hotel over the last several years. One of the main reasons is the great staff. Therese is ALWAYS upbeat, cordial, and remembers that I am a regular. Carrie in the lobby bar, Lynn in the morning for coffee, and Samantha at the front desk all contribute to why many of us stay her regularly. Please...

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Nina H, Guest Relations Manager at Renaissance Tampa International Plaza Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for your awesome review! We will be sure to relay your wonderful comments to Carrie, Lynn and Samantha ... all of our Ambassadors take great pride in providing excellent service to our guests. As an honored repeat guest, we look forward to the opportunity of welcoming you back again soon!

Carmel, Indiana
Reviewed 23 October 2015

We loved this hotel. We were pleasently surprised to find that the new renovations offered 2 queen beds, rather than 2 doubles. This saved my child from sleeping on a roll away bed. The attached mall, shops and food options were so convenient and 1st class. The location was great for the airport, Bush Gardens and downtown.

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Nina H, Guest Relations Manager at Renaissance Tampa International Plaza Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to review your recent visit to the Renaissance Tampa International Plaza Hotel. We were delighted to hear that you enjoyed the services and amenities provided. As you stated, our location is ideally located near Tampa International Airport and is adjacent to International Plaza and Bay Street with its upscale retail stores and full service restaurants....

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 22 October 2015

Upscale property, great ambiance, fantastic new hotel remodel with new lobby and rooms. Most importantly, I am always remembered by Joanne's smiling face when room service is delivered. This is one of the highlights of each stay...Thank you Joanne!

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Nina H, Guest Relations Manager at Renaissance Tampa International Plaza Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to review your recent visit to the Renaissance Tampa International Plaza Hotel. We will be sure to relay your wonderful comments to Joanne ... all of our Ambassadors take great pride in providing excellent service to our guests. As an honored repeat guest, we look forward to the opportunity of welcoming you back again soon!

Reviewed 21 October 2015 via mobile

I was staying at the hotel for a week, for much needed R&R. Needless to say I was ordering room service quite often. They were absolutely wonderful. Their was a great server her name was Joann, my goodness she could not have done enough for you. This is such a great hotel as all Marriotts are, the service the cleanliness,...

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Nina H, Guest Relations Manager at Renaissance Tampa International Plaza Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for your review of the Renaissance Tampa International Plaza Hotel. We’re so glad you stayed with us for your week of R&R and were pleased to hear that you found our accommodations comfortable. We take great pride in serving your needs and are delighted that we met your expectations. Your comments about Joanne of In Room Dining were most...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Pelagia Trattoria
Pelagia Trattoria
Cuisines: Italian, American
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities

Additional Information about Renaissance Tampa International Plaza Hotel

Address: 4200 Jim Walter Blvd, Tampa, FL 33607-5778
Region: United States > Florida > Tampa
Price Range: $227 - $509 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Renaissance Tampa International Plaza Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 293
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Also Known As:
Renaissance Tampa
Tampa Renaissance
Hotel Style:
#2 Luxury Hotel in Tampa
#3 Business Hotel in Tampa
#5 Green Hotel in Tampa
#7 Romantic Hotel in Tampa
#19 Family Hotel in Tampa
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