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Grand Suites Hotel near Busch Gardens - USF

11310 North 30th Street, Tampa, FL 33612
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Had a blast clean rooms. Brand new Holiday Inn Suites Ms. Thomas best Manger. Dave and Jose rocked great shuttle driver. 5 min ride to parks 1 hiccup no chef manager had to cook 45 min for eggs and bacon. Room 305 n 304 great location. I am highest level with ihg and this hotel is awesome. I missed this... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rooms are clean. Excellent staff. They are 100% smoke free so if you care about cigarette smell this is what you are looking for. The breakfast in the morning is delicious but a little bit high in price. The air conditioner is silent. Wi-fi is fast

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Denver, Colorado
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel was okay. I liked it and I would stay there again-BUT only under different management. The parking was good (though it was a really hard turn off from the road). The front desk staff was mostly friendly (one of the ladies was particularly amazing). The lobby was nice. The pool was pretty pathetic and we a had difficult... More 

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HolidayInnTampa, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Suites Hotel near Busch Gardens - USF, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to share candid feedback about your recent stay at our hotel. It is unfortunate that we had to charge you for the broken table. We thoroughly inspect each room after our guest's have checked out to insure our rooms are functional and safe for the next guest. We do not enjoy having to charge a... More 

Sarasota, Florida
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27 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

Grand suites was a great hotel...The front desk was great, the rooms were nice, clean. The pool was great. the only negative thing I have to say is they were still working on the the new rooms. We were down at the pool while the were pressure washing after 8 p.m. We will stay here again in September when we... More 

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HolidayInnTampa, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Suites Hotel near Busch Gardens - USF, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to share feedback about your recent stay at our hotel. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to seeing you again soon. More 

Pembroke Pines, Florida
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

My family and I stayed at this hotel over the weekend. It wasn't the best hotel I've stayed in nor was it the worst. Pros: very close to Busch Gardens and plenty of nearby restaurants. Cons: the soap they give felt like it was made out of butter because it dissolved after one person using it, one use. Had to... More 

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HolidayInnTampa, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Suites Hotel near Busch Gardens - USF, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to share comments about your recent stay at our hotel. We are disappointed to hear the basic room items did not meet your expectations. We only wish you would have made your concerns known to our front desk staff. We would have definitely made some alternatives available to you. However, we are most appreciative of... More 

Los Angeles, California
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17 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

(From my Hotels.com review) "Grand Suites, Tampa - VERY nice!" " Cleanliness 5.0, Service 5.0, Comfort 5.0, Condition 3.0, Neighborhood 4.0 3 nights to attend graduation ceremonies at University of South Florida. Had not asked for, but got, a room for handicapped people (I walked in with a cane, and still stiff from the flight and ride to hotel, and... More 

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HolidayInnTampa, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Suites Hotel near Busch Gardens - USF, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to share feedback about your recent stay at our hotel. We are delighted to know you enjoyed the amenities our hotel has to offer. On behalf of the management and staff, we thank you for being our guest. More 

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

We only stay here for one night but the experience was absolutely amazing. Right upon check in we were greeted by receptionist Tara. I only have a lot of compliments for her. She is friendly, helpful and approchable. Location of the hotel is very convenient. Only 5 minutes ride ro Busch Gardens park and hotel does providw free shuttle service.... More 

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HolidayInnTampa, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Suites Hotel near Busch Gardens - USF, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to share comments about your stay at our hotel. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your accommodations. We are also pleased to know our staff helped to make your stay enjoyable. We hope to see you again on your next visit to Tampa. More 

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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

When we checked in, Linda was very pleasant and was a pleasure to deal with during our stay. She as well as all the staff were very friendly and always had a smile on their face. The hotel was being remodeled and the construction was no problem at all. We stayed in a room that had been done already. Very... More 

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HolidayInnTampa, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Suites Hotel near Busch Gardens - USF, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing comments about your recent stay with us. We are very pleased to know you enjoyed our hotel. We are also very pleased to know our renovation work did not inconvenience you in any way. We truly hope you will stay with us again on your next visit to Tampa. Again, thank you for taking time to... More 

Miami, Florida
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37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Let me start by saying that effective April 1st, 2015 this will be a Holiday Inn Franchise. Stayed 3 nights March 23-26, 2015 while on business trip in Tampa. This hotel is in an excellent location if you are visiting Busch Gardens-Tampa. Plenty of restaurants surround it including a Village Inn and McAllister Deli at walking distance. Winn Dixie Supermarket,... More 

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HolidayInnTampa, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Suites Hotel near Busch Gardens - USF, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to share comments about your recent stay at our hotel. We are pleased to know you enjoyed our hotel and the newly renovated guest rooms. We do hope you will stay with us again on your next visit to Tampa. Again, thank you for sharing your experience. More 

Tallahassee, Florida
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14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

I was assigned this property for work and very pleased from start to heading home. This is an older property going through rehab and later this summer will become a Holiday Inn. The suite was spacous with a nice couch, king size bed and reasonable size frig. Two new flat screen TVs. Breakfast was OK but nothing special. I would... More 

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HolidayInnTampa, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Suites Hotel near Busch Gardens - USF, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to share comments about your recent stay at our hotel. We are pleased to know you enjoyed your stay and will consider our hotel for future lodging needs. We appreciate your feedback as we strive to deliver the best possible guest experience. Thank you again for sharing your thoughts. We hope to see you on... More 

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