We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 158 Tampa hotels

Howard Johnson Plaza Tampa-Downtown

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   111 W Fortune Street, 275N Ex-44 I-4/275S Ex-45A, Tampa, FL 33602
Hotel website
Hotel deals
Hotel amenities
Special Price
Stay 3+ Nights, Save 20%
Save Saved
You added Howard Johnson Plaza Tampa-Downtown to your Saves list
Howard Johnson Plaza Tampa-Downtown
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In mm/dd/yyyy Check Out mm/dd/yyyy
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
Expedia.com Hotels.com Travelocity
and 7 more sites!
57%
Ranked #87 of 158 hotels in Tampa
GreenLeadersBronze level
A recent review
3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
Tabitha K Cape Coral, Florida
Write a Review

361 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    82
    106
    76
    62
    35
See reviews for
93
77
41
99
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 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
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (39)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Cape Coral, Florida
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Hotel is in a great location. Front desk staff courteous and helpful. Housekeeping does not even acknowledge you requests and we encountered some roaches because we had no where to take our trash. The pool is hard to access and not lit for night use even though it is open until 10PM. Continental breakfast we were served was mostly still... More

Review collected in partnership with Howard Johnson

Was this review helpful? Yes
Tampa
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

It had an excellent location, good price. The floor had a weird odor and we found a roach in the bathroom. Besides that, well, it wasn't a bad experience.

Review collected in partnership with Howard Johnson

Was this review helpful? Yes
Gainesville
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
12 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked our room through HOTWIRE and got a STEAL on the room. If I had paid full price, and had to pay parking, ect, I would not be happy about this room. Upon checking in, we were charged $8 for parking – we were never made aware that there was a parking charge for this hotel. The lobby was... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Boulder, Colorado
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at this hotel while attending a large meeting at the Tampa Convention Center. Although the hotel is over a mile away from the Convention Center, it's a lovely riverside walk to/from the hotel and the hotel also did a great job offering regular shuttle service. If I wanted a ride, I never waited more than 5 minutes on... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Detroit, Michigan
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at this hotel for 2 nights a few weeks ago and was very satisfied. Rooms were very clean and the staff was awesome, especially an assistant manager by the name of Tracy Foley. She couldn't have been nicer and helpful. Overall, great hotel. Chester B

Was this review helpful? Yes
Ringgold, Georgia
Contributor
18 reviews 18 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As for the hotel itself. LOVED IT! Great staff, great view of downtown. Ask for their stay and play rate. We were able to get our room and one weeks free parking for our cruise with a free shuttle to and from the cruise terminal for LESS than the cost of parking at the terminal. Plus you know your car... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1

Been to Howard Johnson Plaza Tampa-Downtown? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Howard Johnson Plaza Tampa-Downtown

Also Known As:
Howard Johnson Plaza Tampa-Downtown Hotel
Howard Johnson Plaza Tampa-Downtown Hotel Tampa
Howard Johnson Plaza Tampa Downtown
Tampa Howard Johnson
Howard Johnson Tampa
Address: 111 W Fortune Street, 275N Ex-44 I-4/275S Ex-45A, Tampa, FL 33602
Phone Number:
Location: United States > Florida > Tampa
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#14 Green Hotel in Tampa
#87 Luxury Hotel in Tampa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Howard Johnson Plaza Tampa-Downtown 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Howard Johnson Plaza Tampa-Downtown is located adjacent to the David A Straz, Jr. Center for the Performing Arts and the beautiful Hillsborough River. The hotel is approximately 1 mile from the Tampa Convention Center, Tampa Bay Historic Center, Tampa Bay Times Forum, Channelside Dining and Entertainment Complex, and the Port of Tampa Cruise Terminals. The Howard Johnson Plaza Tampa-Downtown offers a complimentary on-demand shuttle service from 7am until 10pm, 7 days a week. Popular Attractions include Channelside Dining and Entertainment Complex, The Florida Aquarium, and Historic Ybor City. Hotel Amenities Include:- All Non-Smoking Rooms- Onsite Restaurant, WaterWorks Bar & Grill, serving breakfast, lunch and dinner daily.- Free Wireless High Speed Internet Access- Free Local Calls- Business Center- Outdoor Swimming Pool- Onsite Fitness Center- Complimentary Gym Access at Lifestyle Family Fitness- Complimentary Shuttle Service within 2 milesTampa International Airport is only six miles from the Howard Johnson Plaza Tampa ... more   less 
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Hotels.com, Travelocity, Priceline, Wyndham, Orbitz, Otel, getaroom.com, Asiatravel.com Holdings and Venere so you can book your Howard Johnson Plaza Tampa-Downtown reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Howard Johnson Plaza Tampa-Downtown, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.