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Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Tampa North - Busch Gardens

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

A little disappointed that when we checked in, we notified the front desk that the t.v. was not working. Same thing the next day as well. Thankfully, I saw Miss Audrey at the front desk on the evening of day three. The next day, we had t.v. Any time you want to see the best of customer service, she Miss...

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Hollywood, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago

The front desk was friendly and the room more or less clean (hair in the bathroom) but that's the only 2 things I liked in this hotel. The room I had was small, the AC is right in front of the bed. I had doubts about the cleanliness of the pool (the water wasn't clear at all) and the worse...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We really loved this hotel. It was so comfortable, and CLEAN! The décor was beautiful and it was beautifully updated. They have a courtyard that is very beautiful also. The pool was clean and enjoyable! The staff was very friendly and accommodating. The price was very reasonable. I can't think of one negative thing about this awesome hotel. It is...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From check in to check out, the staff here are amazing and why we will come back to this hotel. The courtyard is beautiful as is the lobby. We had a spacious room that could use a little updating. The beds weren't as comfortable as I would've liked but my children slept fine. The AC was loud in our room,...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The courtyard area inside is awesome! We booked this place with the BG package. Great food deals, tasty food, nice, clean rooms, and a value for all. The most important aspect of this place is the staff. It was apparent that most everyone here was happy to be there and it showed in the quality of service they provided. A...

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Thank Eric W
Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I held a meeting last week and ran into some real difficulties. Tara, from the front desk; and Antoinette, from banquets, were absolutely amazing! They both went far beyond the "extra mile" to make my meeting work and my stay very pleasant. My only regret is that I wasn't able to spend more time at this beautiful facility. Well done,...

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Thank Jewelry_Lover1952
Pensacola, Florida
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family of 6 stayed here overnight. I was impressed with how clean and roomy the room was. Queen beds, not full, and very comfortable. The pull-out sofa had a thick mattress which made the pull-out a lot more comfortable.. The suite had a door to separate the room to the living room and the bathroom with sinks had a...

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Thank FLAmomof4
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Restaurant/ bar had a nice look but could’ve had better promotions to get more guests to come. I went to pick up my order around 6pm and wanted to stay and have a drink but I was the only one in the whole place. Nice place but felt deserted and made me uncomfortable.

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Homestead, Florida
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here two nights while visiting Busch Gardens. We chose this hotel as part of a vacation package through BG. What an excellent choice. First of all, the hotel is just around the corner from BG, and they do offer complimentary shuttle. All the public areas were nicely kept and very clean, as was the very nice sized King...

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Thank Gina A
Hamilton, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a Motel style Holiday Inn with 3 floors.It has a nice courtyard with an outdoor pool and a small Restaurant.One problem is the Elavator to the 3rd floor is located at the far end of the courtyard and is not easy to get to with a luggage cart.Front desk are pleasant enough and all the staff were very...

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IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Tampa North - Busch Gardens, responded to this review

Dear woodeye66, Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your stay with us. We are happy to know that you liked our courtyard and we certainly appreciate your nice feedback on our location. On the other hand, we would like to apologize for not living up to your expectations regarding our elevator, room size and cleaning...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
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  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Holiday Inn & Suites Tampa North-Busch Gardens Area Property! Proudly winning the 2015 IHG Renovation Award with more than 4 million dollars in renovations and moderation completed. Come experience true luxury and relaxation on your next trip to sunny Tampa. Easily accessible from I-275 or I-75 and conveniently located within 1 mile of Busch Gardens and USF. We offer complimentary shuttle transportation to major area attractions/businesses within a 2-mile radius. Start your day off right with our Best-4-Breakfast Menu. Whether your trip to Tampa is for business or pleasure, relax in our upgraded spacious 2-room suites with a separate living room area, mini-fridge and microwave. Travelers can stay connected with our 24-Hour Business Center, Free Wi-Fi and enjoy a satisfying meal and drink in our Burger Theory Restaurant. Watch your favorite team or catch up on the news while viewing 1 of 6 big screen TV's. Treat yourself to our happy hour specials in our full-service lounge. On-site meeting/banquet facilities are also available. Minutes from Moffitt Cancer Center, VA Hospital, Morsani Center, Florida Hospital, MOSI and Lowry Park Zoo. Just a short drive from downtown Tampa, historic Ybor City and Tampa International Airport. Guests love our spacious, beautifully landscaped courtyard area. Tropical plants, koi pond, outdoor pool and an open view of the sun will gives you a truly relaxing atmosphere. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Tampa North - Busch Gardens

Address: 11310 North 30th Street, Tampa, FL 33612 (Formerly Grand Suites Hotel near Busch Gardens - USF)
Region: United States > Florida > Tampa
Price Range: RM537 - RM757 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Tampa North - Busch Gardens 3*
Number of rooms: 116
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn And Suites Near Busch Gardens - Usf
Holiday Inn & Suites Near Busch Gardens - Usf Hotel Tampa
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#2 Green Hotel in Tampa
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“Our room opened to the courtyard which was very nice”
carman818, 15 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ground floor for ease of entry, upper levels for a neat view, at least of the courtyard.”
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ericwM486QK, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Book for the "long" sides of the hotel - pool view!”
Jewelry_Lover1952, 9 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Get the suite”
mac23057, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“2nd floor rooms are actually on the lobby level.”
SonnyW965, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
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