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Renaissance Tampa Hotel International Plaza

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4200 Jim Walter Blvd., Tampa, FL 33607
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Arlington, Virginia, United States
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This hotel is a fantastic place to stay in Tampa. Very convenient to the airport with a free shuttle. There is a nice pool and fitness facility in the hotel. A mall is right next to the hotel, with several good food and drink options.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great place to stay. Beautiful and comfortable property, very professional, friendly, and courteous staff. Also the location is very convenient - you can go to St. Pete, or Tampa, or Clearwater. They have a good size pool. And there is a nice shopping center near by. The hotel has a club lounge on the 8th floor - the lounge keeper... More 

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Nina H, Guest Relations Manager at Renaissance Tampa Hotel International Plaza, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to review your recent visit to the Renaissance Tampa International Plaza Hotel. Your comments about Elaine in the Club Lounge were very much appreciated and she will be recognized for her excellent service. Your experience was typical of her interaction with both our guests and her fellow associates. We appreciate your feedback and look forward... More 

Los Ranchos de Albuquerque, New Mexico
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

the concierge lounge was done very tastefully and the service there was great. Elaine was always there to make your visit comfortable and kept the breakfast buffet full and fresh. She was very pleasant and made the stay great.

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Nina H, Guest Relations Manager at Renaissance Tampa Hotel International Plaza, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to review your recent visit to the Renaissance Tampa International Plaza Hotel. We will be sure to relay your wonderful comments to Elaine ... all of our Ambassadors take great pride in providing excellent service to our guests. We look forward to the opportunity of welcoming you back on your future travels to Tampa! More 

Springfield, Missouri
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83 reviews 83 reviews
26 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Talk about convenience, The Renaissance International Plaza Hotel, within the shadow of the Tampa International Airport, is a terrific place to stay. The staff was friendly and attentive... genuinely interested in making your stay easy and comfortable. Our conference room was spacious and tech equipped. Food service was delicious. The restaurant, Pelagia was outstanding. Our waiter was attentive and very... More 

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Nina H, Guest Relations Manager at Renaissance Tampa Hotel International Plaza, responded to this review

Thanks for the TERRIFIC review! We were delighted to hear that you enjoyed the services and amenities provided. As you stated, our location is ideally located near Tampa International Airport and is adjacent to International Plaza and Bay Street with its upscale retail stores and full service restaurants. We hope to have the opportunity of welcoming you back soon! More 

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9 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The stay was good overall. The hotel staff was friendly, the location was great, and the lobby / pool area were nice. The cleanliness of the room left some to be desired - hair on bed - dry soap on shower curtain - etc. I would repeat staying at this hotel.

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Nina H, Guest Relations Manager at Renaissance Tampa Hotel International Plaza, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit. I was very sorry to hear that the quality of your guestroom cleanliness did not meet your — or our — expectations. You can be assured that your comments have been shared with the appropriate team members in an effort to correct and improve our services. Upholding our commitment... More 

Scottsdale, Arizona
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We spent the last week in Tampa at this hotel. Part of the time we were participating at a conference for National Science Education Leadership Association. The services of the staff were outstanding. The food was delicious, and the presentation was inviting! The staff went overboard to pay attention to our needs all throughout the day. As Marriott gold members,... More 

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Nina H, Guest Relations Manager at Renaissance Tampa Hotel International Plaza, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience at the Renaissance Tampa International Plaza Hotel. As a valued customer, we appreciate your feedback and are delighted to hear that you had a great stay while attending the NSELA Conference. With a spirit to serve, we take great pride in not only meeting, but exceeding your expectations. Your kind words about Elaine in... More 

Apopka, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I felt it was a bit over priced for the amenities you get for the room rate. In Room Wi-Fi is an add on charge of $12.95/day. No free breakfast. No in room mini-fridge. The ice machine on our floor was perpetually out of ice (2nd Floor) On a positive note the hotel was quiet while we were there, we... More 

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Nina H, Guest Relations Manager at Renaissance Tampa Hotel International Plaza, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit. We were sorry to hear that you were disappointed with various aspects of your stay. All of our rooms have mini-refrigeratores which are located inside the dresser. Regarding your comment about in room internet charges, Marriott International offers free basic essential Wi-Fi to all Marriott Rewards and Ritz-Carlton Rewards... More 

Tampa, Florida
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64 reviews 64 reviews
10 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is wonderful, the lobby is just awesome and the rooms are clean. The staff is very helpful, always up to help 24/7. Moreover, the location is close to the main landmarks of the city and the airport.

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Nina H, Guest Relations Manager at Renaissance Tampa Hotel International Plaza, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to review your recent visit to the Renaissance Tampa International Plaza Hotel. We were delighted to hear that you enjoyed the services and amenities provided. We hope to have the opportunity of welcoming you back! More 

Sarasota, Florida
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Leo was great at Pelagia! He was very friendly and accomodating! He was very knowledgeable fo the menu and answered questions accordingly. He came to check on us but was not overly attentive....he was just right! The food was great too!

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Nina H, Guest Relations Manager at Renaissance Tampa Hotel International Plaza, responded to this review

Thanks for giving Pelagia Trattoria a A+++ rating! We were delighted to hear that Lee contributed to your exceptional dining experience and your kind words about him will be shared with the entire team. We look forward to welcomingyou back to Pelagia soon! More 

Alpharetta, Georgia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great Tampa destination. Elane in the concierge alway went above the call of duty to help! Convenient to many restaurants and activities. Fast access to/from the airport. Staff is pleasant and always willing to help. Rooms are what you would expect at a renaissance

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Nina H, Guest Relations Manager at Renaissance Tampa Hotel International Plaza, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to review your recent visit. As you stated, our location is ideally located near Tampa International Airport and is adjacent to International Plaza and Bay Street with its upscale retail stores and full service restaurants. Your comments about Elaine in the Club Lounge were most appreciated and she will be recognized for her excellent service.... More 

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