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“HORRIBLE” 1 of 5 stars
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Rodeway Inn Tampa
1.5 of 5 Motel   |   210 East Fowler Avenue, Tampa, FL 33612   |  
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Ranked #134 of 158 hotels in Tampa
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“HORRIBLE”
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2012

What a horrible experience first no Elevator , stained sheets full of hair , bathroom full of hair and the last one you have to buy the ice =/ .

  • Stayed July 2012, traveled with family
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 1 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 1 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 1 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 1 of 5 stars Service

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  • Location
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    1.5 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2012

Worst hotel on the face of the planet!!!!!! Horrible smells, people living in the hotel, prostitutes, paid for two nights online, stuck here for tonight, will not stay another night. Maybe we will laugh about this someday, but right now, I just want to live through the night. Wife is in a panic, spraying bug spray allover the room, If my family goes missing, please send this review to the police, and for GOD's sake, condemn this place as my last request..........................

Room Tip: Don" stay here!!!!!!!!
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  • Stayed June 2012, traveled with family
    • 1 of 5 stars Value
    • 1 of 5 stars Location
    • 1 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 1 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 1 of 5 stars Service
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2012 via mobile

First night I saw a couple of young girls walking the hallway half naked, I'm sure they were prostitutes by the way they carried themselves. The next night in the parking lot cops were searching another girl, she looked like a prostitute also. Creepy guy in the hallway. Had to even pay for ice. I will never stay here again, would have checked out, but was here for emergency reasons so didn't have the time to go thru all of that.

  • Stayed February 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 1 of 5 stars Location
    • 1 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 2 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 1 of 5 stars Service
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2011 via mobile

After been taking by pics posted on ad in the internet, I book this dump what a horrible experience we have. No hot water, dirty room, outside smell like a dead animal. If I keep saying I will be here for ever, check-in@ 11:00pm check-out @ 5:30 am nextension day. In my opinion this place should be torn down by bulldozers or burn to the ground. Be aware of funny advertising.....

  • Stayed November 2011
    • 1 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 1 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 1 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 1 of 5 stars Service
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Melbourne, Florida
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2011

Although the place is old, we didn't experience the unsanitary conditions that some other reviewers did. HOWEVER, on Friday nights the Lava Lounge rocks!!! It was impossible to sleep. The pounding noise went on until 5AM. NEVER AGAIN!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Stayed October 2011, traveled on business
    • 1 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 1 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 1 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 2 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2011

My wife & I stayed in two different rooms - both were HORRIBLE!
Conditions included:
LIVE Bed Bug
Dead Cockroaches on the bathroom sink
Mold on the chair cushions
Spider webs in the rooms
Blood on the pillow case
Mold in both bathrooms
The advertized continental breakfast was only powdered donuts and cold coffee.
The manager did NOT really care !

Room Tip: Do NOT stay here
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  • Stayed September 2011, traveled with family
    • 1 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 1 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 1 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 1 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 1 of 5 stars Service
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2011

As soon as I walked into this dump I knew it was a mistake. The place smelled like mold and there was even a bummy looking guy hanging around in the lobby. I got the room key and checked the room out...Epic fail. Internet pics are extremely misleading! Got a refund and got the heck out. Not even good enough for the dog..

Room Tip: I refuse to stay here
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  • Stayed July 2011, traveled as a couple
    • 1 of 5 stars Cleanliness
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Rodeway Inn Tampa Hotel
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Address: 210 East Fowler Avenue, Tampa, FL 33612
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Location: United States > Florida > Tampa
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Ranked #134 of 158 hotels in Tampa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Rodeway Inn Tampa 1.5*
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