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Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

We visited Tampa for my grandmothers 90th birthday. We reserved 4 rooms at the Floridian. We were not disappointed. This hotel is absolutely beautiful! The pictures on the website don't do it justice. It is a great place for those who truly appreciate the historical value of a place. Don't stay here if you want new modern amenities, because it's...

Thank Haleyamariaugust
Bradenton, Florida
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

I don't know about you but I like the hotel room to be completely dark when the sun comes up in the A.m however here that is not the case. The decoration do make you feel like your in a palace but be prepared to not sleep in. Ok so after hearing a loud noise coming from the air condition...

Thank brandon8926
Prague, Czech Republic
Reviewed 22 July 2016

We were on the 19th floor, so a decent view - of the courthouse. You can hear trains passing by, but generally the hotel did not seem busy ever. The front desk was not that helpful for local information - fine for finding a small shop or breakfast place, but not for a good mall, place to buy specific things....

1Thank Sean M
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

It was the year foods arrived in cute mason jars. It was the year Tampa Bay diners became comfortable uttering the word “charcuterie.” And it was the year that St. Petersburg started kicking Tamp It was the year foods arrived in cute mason jars. It was the year Tampa Bay diners became comfortable uttering the word “charcuterie.” And it was...

Thank matt j
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

A very mixed bag but overall decent experience. A beautiful albeit aged hotel. Classic decor. Lovely room. Extremely reasonably priced. But there are issues. Primarily of cleanliness and upkeep. While my room was clean I could see evidence of stains on the tile floor and walls of bathroom. If you can see past issues like that it's great.

1Thank Patrick O
Richmond, Virginia
Reviewed 8 July 2016

We attended a conference recently and we really liked the historic theme. The rooms were well kept and quiet. This was a plus. Sorry, the hotel did not have a shuttle service which would have been great, but overall it was a nice stay. It would have been good if the room had something to explain the hotel offerings and...

Thank E W
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

We stayed there overnight as part of our anniversary. The room was large but odd shaped due to the conversion from the antique hotel to now. The furnishings are antique reproductions. The bathroom is pretty standard. The bed was firmer than we like, but we slept well. The location is at the north end of downtown and surrounded by buildings...

Thank G2services
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

We stayed here one night - a rough night it was. Understanding that the building is historic, we didn't anticipate what that meant in terms of modern amenities one takes for granted - from ice machines to air conditioning. After parking in a designated hotel lot across the street, which was sketchy and unattended (not counting the homeless sleeping on...

2Thank Buzyma247
Fort Mill, South Carolina
Reviewed 24 May 2016

This is a grand old hotel, that has been somewhat restored to its former glory. Unfortunately, that's where the positives end. The service at the hotel is very poor. Many of the employees are visibly detached from their jobs and spend a lot of time either complaining to each other or looking at their cell phones. While I was here,...

1Thank Memtown
Brno, Czech Republic
Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

Hotel stands at the border of downtown, close to the bus station and new construction. You can easily here every hammer at the construction site. Breakfast does not exist, neither inclusive or paid. They say rooms were renovated 3-4 years ago, however, conditioner already is not able to switch of with the button - you have to jump on the...

2Thank Cyryll

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the legendary Floridan, located in the heart of Tampa. Built in 1926, this nineteen story hotel has been brought back to its original grandeur.Indulge yourself in old world charm, met with the modern comforts of today. With an eye for detail and a dash of flair, flawless service and luxury awaits you at every turn. The opening ceremony and ribbon cutting of this iconic landmark took place on July 28, 2012, making the Floridan Palace, once more the “crown jewel” of the city of Tampa. With historical expertise, and detailed craftsmanship, the hotel’s beauty and stature of its original state has been recaptured. The Floridan is one of the few hotels in the Tampa Bay area that is on the National Register of Historic Places. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Floridan Palace Hotel

Address: 905 N Florida Ave, Tampa, FL 33602-3805
Region: United States > Florida > Tampa
Price Range: RM618 - RM1,373 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Floridan Palace Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 213
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“Try to gwt a room with hot water.....AT THE COURTYARD BY MARRIOT or any where else”
 of 5 bubbles 276krisd, 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles Bgaro2013, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
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“The Westside offers the better view and reduced noise”
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