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Holiday Inn Express & Suites Tampa USF-Busch Gardens

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36 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2012

Staff was so great!! Thanks to the shuttle bus driver, Rolando, we had a safe ride to the park and he was such a gentleman. Thankd for the ride to busch gardens!! You were so kind and thoughtful!! Even came back late to get us!

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Ryan C, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Tampa USF-Busch Gardens, responded to this review

Hi! Isn’t Rolando the greatest? We are truly blessed to have such a fantastic shuttle driver. Chris has also recently joined our team, and together I know we have the best two drivers in the city! They take care of all our guests and can even tell you little tips and tricks about the area! More 

Orlando, Florida, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2012

Wow well done Holiday Inn Express-Busch Gardens, 100% ++ satisfied! I booked 18 rooms for my company's 10th year anniversary celebration and everybody are still commenting on how nice this Hotel experience was. Excellent service, clean hotel, A+ shuttle service to Busch Gardens, great breakfast, amazing staff. Thank you Jamie for all your help and kudos to all the staff... More 

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Ryan C, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Tampa USF-Busch Gardens, responded to this review

Wow! We are so happy we were able to be a special part of your anniversary celebration! Hopefully it won’t take another 10 years before you come visit us again! You all are welcome back anytime! Thank you for letting us know we took great care of you and your friends! More 

miami
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31 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2012

stayed 2 nights awesome, clean hotel. walking distance to bush garden. Close driving distance to Hard Rock cafe casino. Front desk very helpful. Good free breakfest. Will stay there again next time I go to bush garden.

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Ryan C, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Tampa USF-Busch Gardens, responded to this review

Awesome! Thank you so much for your comments! We hope you come back again real soon! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2012

I haven't stayed at a Holiday Inn for several years but decided to stay here on a weekend whim due to its close location to Bush Gardens and great price. The front desk staff Valerie and Reyna were so kind and helpful during our entire stay. It was only with their assistance that we were able to save a lot... More 

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Ryan C, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Tampa USF-Busch Gardens, responded to this review

Hello! Thank you so much for taking time out to leave us such a great review! Valerie and Reyna are going to love seeing their names on your review! As I mention on here frequently, it is a big deal to get your name mentioned on Trip Advisor! We look forward to seeing you again real soon. More 

Kingsland, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2012

The rooms were very nice and very clean! The pool was also clean. The workers upfront were such nice people and HELPFUL. Esp.Arnie and Starr. Everything in the room was nice, GREAT bathtub, shower felt great, beautiful counter tops. Nice TV and microwave. Everything was set up very very nice. I will go back if I need too definately!!!! BUT,... More 

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Ryan C, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Tampa USF-Busch Gardens, responded to this review

Hello! That is a great tip. The even numbered rooms at the hotel point towards Busch Gardens, and you do have to get a little higher to see above the buildings next door. Thank you for mentioning our team members at the guest service desk! We all think it is a very big deal to have your name mentioned on... More 

Somers Point, New Jersey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2012

I had a great stay at the Holiday Inn! I went for a solo trip and had a good time. It was a great location and had a fantastic staff. I used the elliptical in the gym and the pool. The breakfast offered each morning was great! Marshall was a great help and was accommodating. The hotel was pet friendly... More 

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Ryan C, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Tampa USF-Busch Gardens, responded to this review

Hello! We look forward to seeing you again real soon then! Thank you for leaving us a kind comment! More 

Port Charlotte, Florida
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2012

Staff was very nice, helped me when I needed it. Rooms are great, breadfast was good. This was a business trip I had doughts about and the staff made it so much easier on me with the humor and smiles. I would so recommend this hotel to anyone at anytime.

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Ryan C, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Tampa USF-Busch Gardens, responded to this review

Hello! Thank you for your review! I can’t wait to share it with the team. We love reading all the comments our guests leave for us! More 

Tallahassee, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2012

I was very pleased with everything offered. The rooms were spacious, clean and appeared to be recently remodeled. The breakfast had a large variety, everything was the proper temperature and was ready at 6am as advertised. The WiFi could have been a little faster. This hotel is next door to Olive Garden so we enjoyed a great meal on Thursday... More 

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Ryan C, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Tampa USF-Busch Gardens, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review! We really do love having Olive Garden right next door! Many of us head over there regularly for a good dinner at the end of the day! Mary, Carmen and Rebecca work hard each morning getting the breakfast ready, and I am really happy to have such a strong team over there. Thank... More 

Valley Stream, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2012

I was really disappointed with this hotel. Whilst the rooms were fine (although our room had a broken coffee maker and no ironing board) the rest of the facilities of the hotel were really poor. Wifi didn't work anywhere but in the lobby area, which meant that it didn't work in the rooms. Other guests complained about this as well,... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2012

When making my reservation lakeshia the reservationist was very polite and informative. At check in scot was helpful and knowledgable of surrounding area and shuttle service. Mary the food attendant was cheerful and polite as well. I really enjoyed my stay any issue I had the staff help right away.

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Ryan C, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Tampa USF-Busch Gardens, responded to this review

Hello! Thank you for mentioning Scot in your review! He is going to be thrilled to see his name on Trip Advisor. It is a big deal to get your name mentioned on here. He works very hard to give excellent customer service, and we are proud to have him on our team! More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Brand New Holiday Inn Express & Suites is adjacent to Busch Gardens / Adventure Island and is the closest hotel to the University of South Florida and University Community Health Hospital. Enjoy a comfortable stay at the new Holiday Inn in Tampa, a preferred hotel of Busch Gardens, located within walking distance of the hotel. Your family will love staying at our Florida Green Lodging designated hotel in Tampa. We're located just off I-275, directly across the street from Busch Gardens and just a mile away from USF and University Community Health Hospital. Located in the heart of Tampa, we are in close proximity to several other local attractions, including Lowry Park Zoo, Port of Tampa, Florida Aquarium, and the Museum of Science and Industry. Business travelers will appreciate the amenities and services provided at our hotel too! Our Green Lodging hotel is in close proximity to many area businesses, such as Syniverse, Verizon Information Technologies, USAA and the Anheuser-Busch and the Yuengling Breweries. In addition, we provide meeting space that can accommodate up to 60 people with free wireless Internet access. While staying at our tropically landscaped Tampa hotel, you can enjoy our premium amenities, including an outdoor swimming pool, a 24-hour fitness center, and complimentary, hot breakfast bar. Book your reservations now to take advantage of our great Tampa, FL hotel room deals and rates. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express & Suites Tampa USF-Busch Gardens

Address: 2807 E Busch Blvd, Tampa, FL 33612-8729
Location: United States > Florida > Tampa
Price Range: $93 - $161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express & Suites Tampa USF-Busch Gardens 2.5*
Number of rooms: 123
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Express And Suites Tampa Usf-Busch Gardens
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Tampa Usf-Busch Gardens Hotel Tampa
Holiday Inn Express Tampa
Holiday Inn Tampa
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#38 Family Hotel in Tampa
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