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Econo Lodge Conference Center

820 East Busch Blvd., Tampa, FL 33612 (Formerly Comfort Inn)
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Econo Lodge Conference Center
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Ranked #123 of 159 Hotels in Tampa
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  • Location
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Atlanta, Georgia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2010

This is the worse hotel i have ever stayed at. I would never in life stay at a Comfort Inn again. This was my first time and i'll make sure it's my/our last. Calvin Greene, the manager is the most ghetto manager I have ever met. we booked for 3 nights and ended up staying only 1 night. People fighting... More 

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Phenix City, Alabama
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2010

I don't even know where to begin! We had the worse trip EVER!!! I thought we were being PUNKED!! There were fruit flies in the bathroom, mucus on the rags, rats in the breakfast area, bed bugs, no toliet paper, water pressure in the bathroom is awful, plants are dead, cousin had to get ice out of the kitchen, harassed... More 

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37921
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2010

The hotel staff was rude. The keys had to be reprogramed each day. The rooms has a bed and a TV.. Nothing much else. The door had a large crack under the door so privacy was a huge issue. The hot tub doesn't work and the pool needed cleaning.The neighborhood was scary.

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St Louis
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2010

My wife and I had muliple bed bug bites from their bed. We had to go to the doctor and get 3 different medications to get over it. Mold floating in coffee pot. Hand towles and wash cloths not replaced after room was made. Safe did not work (but they tried to charge us for one). Hot tub was so... More 

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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2010

Staff were friendly and helpful, pool and hot tub were a pleasant surprise. An older hotel but well maintained.

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The Villages, Florida
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2009

Stayed at this hotel with spouse as part of a larger group meeting there for the weekend. The place is a dump, and the corporate owners should get on this franchisee's back to update this place. Lobby is quite nice, and that's where the deception begins. We requested a refrigerator in the room (extra charge) when the reservation was made... More 

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Atlanta
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126 reviews 126 reviews
26 hotel reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2009

Rates for a conference were about $70/night including taxes (conference/AAA/Governemnt rate). Room safe had to be unlocked. Tub didn't drain adequately, four of 13 gym machines did not work for duration of my 4 day stay, including that gym TV remote was missing batteries. Desk staff quite friendly and provided leads on multiple places that would deliver different types of... More 

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chicago
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2009

It was one of not many afordable hotels with indoor pool close to the Busch gardens. I didnt like the reviews much but decided to stay anyway. Place is not bas at all well the area is but rooms were really clean and we requested extra towels every day and we accualy got them. When we checked in he person... More 

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houston
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2009

It's not Marriott, but you get clean bed for very resonable price. Stuff was friendly for the most part... Free breakfast was ok had to pay extra for the hot one but it was worth it. I loved the indoor pool (didn't use it but it looks really nice). I didn't really like the area, i would't go there for... More 

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toronto
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27 reviews 27 reviews
14 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2009

Stayed there two years ago and it seemed alright.So last year we decided to stay there again.When we got there,the first room we were asigned to,the key wouldn't fit so we had to go back to the desk.While the clerk was deciding what room to put us in,twice he said,"No I can't put you in that room its dirty."I couldn't... More 

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