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West Palm Beach, Florida
Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

The only good items are the updated non-swipe key card on the door, a medium-sized flat screen tv and a larger minifridge. Everything else is unacceptable. (see photos)On the door, the metal lock is broken and missing. There's a very bad wall patch and stained sheets. I'm a rewards member. I asked for a upgraded room upon check-in. The man...

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Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

You like the smell of weed across the hallways, people banging on doors on all hours of the night, kids running around the hallway at the crack of daylight, and the house keepers banging on the door like the police seeing if you are going to leave yet or not (at 10 in the morning when checkout is 11). If...

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Thank dee r
Reviewed 31 May 2016

We had a group of 3 hotel room smelled terrible, the microwave was broken asked for another one they did not have any. air was not working. The beds were rock hard. We left next day. Please save your money.

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Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

Close to Busch Gardens. Area not the best. Surprised that the Quality Inn name is part of this hotel chain. Outdated. Stains on rug n chair. A baby bottled was left in the fridge so meant the maid service not cleaning well in the rooms. Would NOT recommend this hotel only going to stay 1 night

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1Thank KarenGreerDiehl
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

This place is so nasty don't go outside at night very dangerous area no food worth going to other than an Olive Garden which is a bad version of one mold on the walls food area is Gross overall don't stay here the outside is in desperate need of paint the outside is covered in garbage

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Clermont, Florida
Reviewed 2 April 2016

Great location for Busch Gardens, that's about it! The carpets were filthy, the lock on our patio door had been smashed off, and replaced with a metal hook. The bedding was torn, we have two children, and my 11 year old daughter cut and bruised her leg twice on both beds on a metal bar that was protruding from underneath....

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2Thank pmchale351
Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

Poor neighborhood and the room was filthy. Prices were cheap and I can see why. Visible mold on the floor near the refrigerator and hair and old toilet paper on the bathroom floor and in the tub. Pool was cold and could use skimming. Think we will skip the free breakfast.

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Ringwood, New Jersey
Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

Stayed here because of how close it was too Busch gardens. Literally within walking distance. Lots of food options near by. However that's where the positive ends. This was literally the most disgusting place I've stayed. We had a room that has tons of pizza place advertisements crammed under the door some of them were from October making me think...

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Reviewed 8 March 2016 via mobile

Pulled up with my gf and honestly thought this was meth trap house headquarters. Looked more like a motel than anything. Went inside to check in and was turned off right away. The lobby furniture looked like it was pulled off the side of the street. The hallway was something out of a horror movie with peeled paint, stains in...

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Daytona Beach, FL
Reviewed 29 February 2016

Registration was like being booked at the county jail. My room had a broken door lock- looked like it had been smashed with a hammer. The hand towel had fresh bright red stains- turned out so you could see them. The toilet wall had suspicious brown stains. The interior lighting was dim and sputtering- not enough light to read a...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Breakfast Available
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Econo Lodge, a Tampa hotel near Busch Gardens Africa in Tampa Florida. The Econo Lodge is ideally located within walking distance of the entrance to Busch Gardens Africa amusement park. This Tampa, FL hotel is minutes from the Florida Aquarium, the Museum Of Science and Industry (MOSI), Florida State Fairgrounds, Florida Hospital, the Raymond James Stadium, the University of South Florida and the Ybor City historic district. Several beautiful beaches are about 30 minutes from the hotel. Many shopping opportunities are also close by. Visitors will enjoy recreational activities like jet skiing, parasailing, golfing, sport fishing, scuba diving and boating. A variety of restaurants, cocktail lounges and entertainment venues are located in the surrounding area. In addition, the Tampa area offers some of the best seafood under the sun. Hotel amenities and features include:•Free continental breakfast•Free wireless high-speed Internet access•Free local calls•Free coffee. After an exciting day of sightseeing, guests of this Tampa, FL hotel will enjoy relaxing in the outdoor pool. All guest rooms have hair dryers, irons, ironing boards and cable television. Some rooms come equipped with microwaves, refrigerators, sofa sleepers and balconies. Laundry facilities are located on the property for added guest convenience.The perfect location, affordable accommodations and friendly customer service make the Quality Inn hotel the perfect place to stay for business and leisure travelers. We look forward to serving you when visiting the Tampa area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Econo Lodge

Address: 4139 E Busch Blvd, Tampa, FL 33617 (Formerly Quality Inn Busch Gardens)
Region: United States > Florida > Tampa
Price Range: RM308 - RM486 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Econo Lodge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 99
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