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    Holiday Inn Express & Suites Tampa USF-Busch Gardens

    2807 E Busch Blvd, Tampa, FL 33612-8729
    +1 877-859-5095
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    • Excellent45%
    • Very good33%
    • Average13%
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    “olive garden” (56 reviews)
    “busch gardens” (376 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Staff was wonderful. Very courteous and help in a trying situation. Hotel had special reates for Moffitt Center.Went out of there way to make it enjoyable. Rooms were clean and well maintained. Restaurant had good food and service was great. Manager reception was very good....More

    Thank edwardwA1439DE
    Response from Sarah S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Tampa USF-Busch GardensResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for wonderful feedback, unfortunately it seems that we are not the intended hotel for the review. You can contact Trip Advisor and they would be happy to help you move your feedback to correct hotel. Thank you. Nicole Barnes Front Desk Manager

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    Reviewed August 26, 2017

    I was at here for two weeks on business, and not Busch Gardens as most of the guests seemed to be. What struck me first was the huge room - big enough for a family of four. The room also had a microwave, mini-fridge, work...More

    Thank tenvsrini
    Response from Sarah S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Tampa USF-Busch GardensResponded August 28, 2017

    Thank you so much for your feedback. We are very happy to hear you enjoyed your visit! We are very sorry about the issues with the water pressure as well as the dryer, you will be glad to know these issues have been resolved. We...More

    Reviewed November 3, 2017 via mobile

    I booked a presidential suite. It had two individual rooms plus a living room with a sofa bed. Perfect for my needs. Tv in all three rooms. One large shared bathroom. The rooms were clean. The price was fair. The breakfast was all you need....More

    Thank gcbuilds
    Response from Sarah S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Tampa USF-Busch GardensResponded November 6, 2017

    Thank you so much for sharing details of your experience with us! We are very happy to hear our Presidential Suite met all of your needs and that you also enjoyed our Express Start Breakfast as well as the location of the hotel! We hope...More

    Reviewed October 24, 2017

    Stayed fr 2 nights with our dog. The hotel staff was friendly and helpful. The location is great if going to Busch Gardens. They offer a good breakfast. Room was clean. Suggest calling ahead if traveling with pets, because they only use the first floor...More

    Thank FamilyTraveler623
    Response from Sarah S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Tampa USF-Busch GardensResponded October 25, 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We are so glad you had a great stay and enjoyed our breakfast and your room! We hope you had a great time at Busch Gardens and that your 4 legged friend had...More

    Reviewed October 1, 2017

    I booked this hotel for it's proximity to Busch Gardens, price, free shuttle, parking, and breakfast. Maureen, our shuttle driver, was very kind and easy to get along with and promptly dropped us off and picked us up saving us $20 in parking fees. The...More

    Thank Amy C
    Response from Sarah S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Tampa USF-Busch GardensResponded October 3, 2017

    Thank you very much for your feedback, we are so glad to hear you enjoyed your visit with us, and that our team members, like Maureen, were able to make you feel at home! I am very sorry about housekeeping entering the room prior to...More

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    bmrt4
    February 20, 2017|
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    Response from redlola24 | Reviewed this property |
    You can also call the hotel. I know they have a shuttle if you reserve in advance to the airport, and I'm pretty sure it's free.
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    Sarah B
    January 6, 2017|
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    Response from le16explorer | Reviewed this property |
    not sure about airport but yes to bush gardens, parking is free. email them and ask about a taxi
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    November 8, 2016|
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    Response from Sarah S | Property representative |
    We offer a shuttle to and from Busch Gardens only. We would be happy to recommend taxi service that can get you to and from the port.
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    "Best views from upper floors."
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    "Suggest calling ahead if traveling with pets, because they only use the first floor for pets."
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    "Ice machines are on the 2nd and 4th floors"
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    "The Busch Gardens facing view is nicer than the other side."
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