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    Holiday Inn Express & Suites Tampa USF-Busch Gardens

    2807 E Busch Blvd, Tampa, FL 33612-8729
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    Overview
    • Excellent46%
    • Very good32%
    • Average13%
    • Poor5%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    Fitness center
    Multilingual Staff
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair access
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed May 29, 2013

    The shuttle bus driver named Sam is very nice and sweet . He took good care of me and my sister getting us back and forth to the parks and coming back and getting us as we'll. Even though the shuttle does not provide service...More

    Thank kimikascales07
    Response from Ryan C, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Tampa USF-Busch GardensResponded May 31, 2013

    Hi! Thank you for mentioning Sam our shuttle driver! Sam joined our team recently and has been doing a great job. Come see us again soon.

    Reviewed May 29, 2013

    The hotel is very clean and really quiet. It's very close to Busch Gardens and has a shuttle to get there. The shuttle driver, Rolando, was very nice and gave the passengers his personal number to call when your ready to return to the hotel...More

    Thank wkenn2
    Response from Ryan C, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Tampa USF-Busch GardensResponded May 31, 2013

    Hello! Thank you so much for taking time out of your schedule to write a review for us! We love that you had a great time and enjoyed taking our free shuttle to Busch Gardens with Rolando. He is the best! We hope you get...More

    Reviewed May 25, 2013

    Although not located in a particularly pretty area, it's about the only downside to this hotel. Absolutely spotless in all areas of the building including the elevators. Our room was immaculate. Twin queen beds,flat screen, fridge & microwave, iron & board, good lighting, plenty of...More

    Thank ChrisandNicki
    Response from Ryan C, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Tampa USF-Busch GardensResponded May 27, 2013

    Hello, and thank you for your very detailed review. I am happy you mentioned my team. We all work very hard to get comments such as yours. We hope you get a chance to come back and see us again real soon!

    Reviewed May 8, 2013

    Needed a place to stay close to Busch Gardens as we were traveling from Orlando. I picked this hotel based on previous Trip Advisor reviews and they were correct. We arrived alot earlier than check-in time but they (the front desk girls) accomodated us and...More

    Thank kcrum
    Response from Ryan C, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Tampa USF-Busch GardensResponded May 14, 2013

    Hello! Thank you so much for taking time out to post a review of your stay with us! We really appreciate you confirming for our future guests - and the folks trying to make up their minds which hotel near Busch Gardens to pick from...More

    Reviewed May 4, 2013

    We spent one night here after a cruise to go to Busch Gardens. Motel is clean, well kept and great location for Busch Gardens. The price is very reasonable and the breakfast was good, with lots of variety, even for a picky 3 year old....More

    Thank NcTarheelFan
    Response from Ryan C, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Tampa USF-Busch GardensResponded May 14, 2013

    Hello! Thank you for your review! We are glad you posted a review of our hotel, and how much you enjoyed your stay with us!

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
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    • $84 - $149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #16 Best Value Hotel in Tampa
    • #38 Family Hotel in Tampa
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    • Number of rooms
    • 123
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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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    kiddo55
    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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    Room Tips
    "One that has everything and where everything works"
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    "4th floor was very quiet and we could see the roller coasters at Busch Gardens and the pool from our even..."
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    "Courtyard pool area second floor"
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    "Select rooms available through Busch Gardens Vacation packages (Standard double/King) but those are just fine!"
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