I was treated to a tour of the lovely restored Floridan Palace hotel when our group of Methodist volunteers visited this downtown historical site. We trod the hallways and entered the Grand Ballroom where many past Celebrities visited through out the golden years of the 1900's. The dining room experience was delightful and the service was superb. I ordered the authentic Greek moussaka dish and I enjoyed the key lime pie for dessert.
The Christmas tree in the main lobby was majestic in royal colors of red and gold.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Welcome to the legendary Floridan, located in the heart of Tampa. Built in 1926, this nineteen story hotel has been brought back to its original grandeur.Indulge yourself in old world charm, met with the modern comforts of today. With an eye for detail and a dash of flair, flawless service and luxury awaits you at every turn. The opening ceremony and ribbon cutting of this iconic landmark took place on July 28, 2012, making the Floridan Palace, once more the “crown jewel” of the city of Tampa. With historical expertise, and detailed craftsmanship, the hotel’s beauty and stature of its original state has been recaptured. The Floridan is one of the few hotels in the Tampa Bay area that is on the National Register of Historic Places. ... more less
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