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Residence Inn Tampa Downtown

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   101 East Tyler Street, Tampa, FL 33602 (Downtown)
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2012
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2012

I love staying at any hotel that is in the Marriott family -- from Egypt to NYC, I have been pleased. This hotel is not on par with other Marriott hotels in some ways, but excellent in others. Here's the scoop: -The location is good for many activities. -The room was a bit ragged around the edges.. bedskirt and linens... More

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I am so happy to hear that our service was impeccable and that you enjoyed our location and food! Thank you so much for sharing those great points. Our hotel is under new management and your review will help us to make sure that we are providing not only great service but a clean environment as well. There will be... More

Oakland, Florida
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57 reviews 57 reviews
15 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2012

We went to a wedding at the Straz Center and stayed here. The hotel was within an easy walk, even in high heels! The rooms are comfortable and quiet. The staff is so pleasant! There were couple of worn furniture items, but the rest of the experience made it okay.

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Thank you so much for taking the time to let us know how much you enjoyed staying with us! It is always great to hear that we are doing well and I will make sure to share it with our staff. More

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17 reviews 17 reviews
15 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2012 via mobile

Im surprised to read the negative reviews. I spent several weeks here last September and one night in January. I'll be checking in again this Friday. This is a very nice Residence Inn, and I saw no cleanliness or service issues during my extensive time there. The rooms were quite nice, with good furniture and decor. The kitchenette was beyond... More

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Taking the time to write a review of this length is incredible! Thank you for taking your time to let our possible future guests know the kind of experience that you had with us. It is so important especially since you were with us for a length of time! More

Arlington, Virginia
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14 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2012 via mobile

I stayed here for 4 nights on a recent business trip. I wouldn't stay here again as I found Tampa offers better options near the water downtown. Pros: Front desk staff Shuttle -it'll take you within two miles of the hotel so it's convenient getting to the water-side area Breakfast comfortable beds Cons: Rooms need updating - furniture was faded... More

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2012

My husband, 7 year old daughter, and I stayed at the Residence Inn Tampa Downtown on March 30 and March 31, 2012. We had a 1 bedroom suite with a queen sized bed and a pull out sofa. We chose the location because I had a free night at a Marriott Hotel and it was very close to the cruise... More

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boston
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2012 via mobile

My husband and son stayed one night while visiting U Tampa. All was fine, close to University of Tampa for college visit, great UT rate. Good breakfast, snacks and friendly service. Shuttle takes you anywhere within 2 miles. The ONLY downside was stained ripped sheets on pull-out couch. It had been a long day and it was late so my... More

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Orlando, Florida
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27 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2012

The entire hotel smells of something like stale cleaning solution. The room was typical Residence Inn shaped. Floors in the bathroom were sticky too. The included breakfast at these places continues to deteriorate in quality and value. Spend the extra money and stay at the Marriott Waterside, a much better property.

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london
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6 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2012

This hotel has so many pluses and i will attempt to describe. Unpon arrival, there is a complmentary happy hour from 6:00 to 7:30 that consists of beer, wine, sodas, hot dogs baked beans, potato salad, regular salad and apples. Really enough for a light dinner. The outside area is lovely with a large bar-b-que for grilling, sports court (basketball)... More

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Winter Springs, Florida, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2012

One of the nicest places I've stayed in a long time, very nice staff members. Need a little more parking but is kinda expected for downtown. Very clean room, comfy bed and pillows and we ended up with a balcony which was a nice surprise.

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orlando
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9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2012

Located in the heart of downtown Tampa, what it lacks in extravagant details it makes up for with friendly staff and extra effort. The suites are newly decorated and have marble counters and clean appliances. Although I have had bad experiences at other Residence Inns, this one I have visited a couple times when the full service hotels nearby were... More

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Address: 101 East Tyler Street, Tampa, FL 33602
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Location: United States > Florida > Tampa > Downtown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Residence Inn Tampa Downtown 3*
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Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#43 Business Hotel in Tampa
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