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Holiday Inn Express Tampa Fairgrounds

2.5 of 5 8610 Elm Fair Blvd, Tampa, FL 33610
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  • Location
    4.5 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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Oviedo, Florida
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Our first stay at this hotel was a quiet and pleasant one, thanks in part to the wonderful staff and a comfortable room that included a mini-fridge and microwave. The complimentary breakfast and coffee was just what was needed to get us on our way in the morning. The front desk clerk Dorothy's help with answering our questions and arranging... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We stayed two nights and the staff were great and they had a very nice breakfast. The person who took care of the breakfast area did a wonderful job and kept everything stocked and clean! The manager was very helpful in making it easy to get to places with giving us directions and was very friendly!

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Columbia, South Carolina, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We drove to Tampa from South Carolina on Saturday, November 8, 2014 the day before our cruise departure and stayed at the Holiday Inn Express Tampa Fairgrounds. This is an older hotel so you expect to have some aging issues. This is not a problem as long as you are lucky to have a quality, friendly, responsive staff to rely... More 

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HolidayInnFair, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Tampa Fairgrounds, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive feedback and comments. We are pleased our staff made your stay enjoyable. We look forward to hosting you again when you go on your next cruise. More 

Jacksonville, Florida
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I can usually find something negative even in a otherwise good place but not here. Everything was solid. Super clean, nice carpet,shinny tile floors complementary shuttle to and from the casino friendly staff and great location. Five guys burgers and a wing place right next door even some late night munchies available in the lobby. Cant go wrong here !

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HolidayInnFair, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Tampa Fairgrounds, responded to this review

thank you so much for taking the time to share with us your feedback! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay. More 

Kingwood, Texas, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We recently stayed at this hotel and enjoyed our visit. We arrived late but Dorothy R. was helpful and friendly. The hotel was very clean and comfortable. We definitely will try to stay at this hotel on our next trip to Tampa.

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HolidayInnFair, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Tampa Fairgrounds, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to let us know of your pleasant stay with us. I have passed your comments on to Dorothy and she was pleased you mentioned her by name. More 

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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I travel to this hotel every month and stay due to its location. Its conveniently located close to I-4 and the east side of Tampa. Two associates, Dorothy and Monet at the front desk really make this place great. Both have great personalities and are very courteous and helpful to the guests. I Look forward to seeing them each month.... More 

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HolidayInnFair, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Tampa Fairgrounds, responded to this review

Thank you for being our guest! I have passed your comments to our staff and they were pleased you recognized them by name. We are pleased you enjoy our clean and comfortable rooms. We look forward to seeing you next month! More 

Florida
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21 reviews 21 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014 via mobile

We enjoyed our stay. The hotel is across the street from the fairgrounds and a short shuttle ride to the Hard Rock Casino. Staff was friendly and accommodating. Room clean and bed comfortable. Our only disappointment was breakfast the next day. There was a group that took up all the tables, ate all the food and was so loud that... More 

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HolidayInnFair, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Tampa Fairgrounds, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and taking the time to compliment us on our friendly and accommadating staff. We are glad you enjoyed our clean rooms and comfortable beds. We are grateful for your patronage and hope to host you again in the future. More 

Winter Haven, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

This was our first visit to this hotel. Our company was in the area doing business, we travel often for work, and this hotel exceeded our expectations. The hotel was very well kept inside and out. The staff was very pleasant and attentive to our requests. We will definitely be staying here again.

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HolidayInnFair, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Tampa Fairgrounds, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review! I am glad we exceeded your expectations. We are driven to provide the best in comfort and service and we appreciate you recognizing this. We look forward to seeing you again soon. More 

Green Cove Springs, Florida
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

This property was the best I have ever stayed at. The Rooms were very nice, clean, and very roomy. In fact everything was very clean and well maintained. All the staff was most friendly, and very helpful And the comp breakfast was a very nice surprise, not just your average toast, cold cereal and beagles, but also eggs, bacon ,sausage,and... More 

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HolidayInnFair, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Tampa Fairgrounds, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your room and our friendly staff. We are pleased you enjoyed our breakfast selection. Thank you again for your review. More 

Hollywood, Florida
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29 reviews 29 reviews
6 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

This is the first time we have stayed at this property. All of your staff from the front desk to house keeping were wonderful. We had one complaint when leaving and it was noted by the desk clerk. Although as I said the room was very clean it smelled musty. Maybe a new filter in the A/C would do the... More 

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HolidayInnFair, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Tampa Fairgrounds, responded to this review

Thank you for your great comments, the staff at our property truly cares about our guest and your recognition insures us we are on the right track. I apologize about the musty smell in your room and assure you we will take care of it. We look forward to seeing you again soon! More 

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Address: 8610 Elm Fair Blvd, Tampa, FL 33610
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Location: United States > Florida > Tampa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Tampa Fairgrounds 2.5*
Number of rooms: 76
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Also Known As:
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Tampa Holiday Inn
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#44 Business Hotel in Tampa
#47 Family Hotel in Tampa

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