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Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Tampa N - Busch Gardens Area

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Destin, Florida
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10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at the hotel while visiting the USF campus. The double queen executive suite was very spacious and clean. All of the rooms face inward to the pool/ courtyard area, which was very nice. The hotel restaurant, Burger Theory, had some of the best burgers we have eaten in a long time, with very pleasant staff. The hotel offered... More 

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McDonough, Georgia
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53 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were able to get a good deal through the Busch Gardens website for our visit. The staff, overall, was very welcoming and helpful. We did have issues getting enough towels for everyone in our room (we had 6 people and 4 towels) on our last two days. The rooms were clean, but they definitely need to spray for bugs... More 

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HolidayInnTampa, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Tampa N - Busch Gardens Area, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of our hotel. We are pleased to know you the services provided by our staff. We appreciate your feedback as it helps us to continue to be better. More 

Tampa, Florida
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65 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As a Chaplain, I do a lot of national & international fundraising. I utilized this hotel to host a fundraiser for Sierra Leone, Africa on June 17th & it was a rousing success. The 120 guests raved about the lush tropical grounds, the amiable & accommodating staff, the food & the service. I also use & or highly recommend this... More 

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HolidayInnTampa, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Tampa N - Busch Gardens Area, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to share comments about your experience at our hotel. We are delighted to know you are able to speak so highly of our facilities and staff. We strive to deliver a great experience to each of our guests. We take pride in knowing we have done just that. We really appreciate your feedback and look... More 

Central Florida, Florida
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66 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I came in for a one night stay and a conference at the hotel. However I did not arrive thanks to plane delays until after 1:15 am. The staff was nice and courteous even when my card was having issues. I could barely function I was so tired and worn out. Ciieve let me go to my room and sleep.... More 

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HolidayInnTampa, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Tampa N - Busch Gardens Area, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of our hotel. We are pleased to know you enjoyed your stay and that our staff was able to accommodate your needs. We value the feedback provided by our guests as it helps to know how we are doing. Thank you again for taking time to share your experience. We hope to see you again... More 

Rosemead, California
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44 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We really enjoyed this three night stay. Conveniently located near Busch Gardens, Adventure Island and the University of South Florida. I was here for a conference at USF and really enjoyed our stay. Overall it was quiet, the beds and especially pillows were comfortable, and my daughter loved the pool and fountain. The front desk staff was very competent. The... More 

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HolidayInnTampa, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Tampa N - Busch Gardens Area, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to share comments about your recent stay at our hotel. We are glad to hear you enjoyed your stay. We are also pleased to know you enjoyed our restaurant and the serviced provided by our staff. We appreciate your feedback and hope to see you again soon. More 

DeFuniak Springs, Florida
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29 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our stay here and will definitely be back. Our room was perfectly clean. The rooms are modern, but I do recommend a room away from the road. The staff is wonderful. We would like to especially thank Tara, Linda, and Ms.Audrey for the excellent customer service.

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HolidayInnTampa, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Tampa N - Busch Gardens Area, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to share comments about your recent stay at our hotel. We are so glad to know you had a great experience with us. We do have a great staff and they would hard to deliver great service to each of our guests. We always enjoy hearing positive feedback from our happy guests. We really appreciate... More 

Key Largo, Florida
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158 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

This hotel has been totally updated to a new modern theme. It was well done but in places you can tell it is an older hotel. We were given a very large suite with a separate bedroom with 2 queen beds which was great since there was 4 of us. The separate living space was comfortable with new furniture with... More 

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HolidayInnTampa, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Tampa N - Busch Gardens Area, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing our hotel. We are very pleased to know you enjoyed your stay along with the amenities and service provided by our staff. We appreciate your feedback and hope to see you on your next visit to Tampa. More 

West Palm Beach, Florida
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313 reviews
81 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016 via mobile

From the outside off 30th Street, there is an moderately landscaped entrance with free parking. The lobby, pool area and courtyard are inviting and decorated. Inside the room there's a larger minifridge, small microwave, one cup coffee maker, a small flat screen tv, a nice sized desk, a wall mounted a.c. unit with a remote and lots of outlets. Behind... More 

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HolidayInnTampa, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Tampa N - Busch Gardens Area, responded to this review

Thank you for your candid review of our hotel. We appreciate your taking time to share comments about your recent stay with us. We value feedback from our guests as it helps to identify our strengths and weaknesses. Our staff works hard to deliver a great experience to each of our guests. Thank you again for your review. More 

Naples, Florida
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24 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

Reserved this hotel well in advance of my son's graduation. Spent two nights in a very clean and comfortable bed. Pool was clean and pool towels are available. Breakfast was very good and the staff was very helpful with local directions. Busch Gardens is a quick 1/2 mile walk.

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HolidayInnTampa, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Tampa N - Busch Gardens Area, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to share comments about your recent stay at our hotel. We are pleased to know you had an enjoyable stay with us. Our staff takes pride in providing great accommodations and service to each of our guests. We appreciate your time to provide feedback to let us know how we are doing. Thank you for... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016 via mobile

We ordered our 2 burgers the specialty here and the kids food. Our burgers came and they were so greasy the bread was soaked and falling apart. The burgers cost $13 and no sides with them at all. When we told our waiter that we weren't paying $13 for a grease soaked hamburger we were told that there was no... More 

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IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Tampa N - Busch Gardens Area, responded to this review

Dear john p, First of all, thank you very much for your recent stay at our Holiday Inn Tampa North / Busch Gardens Area, FL. I am so sorry to see you did not enjoy your overall experience with us, especially with the restaurant and customer service. We’d like to obtain some additional detail regarding your experience so we have... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Holiday Inn & Suites Tampa North-Busch Gardens Area Property! Proudly winning the 2015 IHG Renovation Award with 4 million dollars in renovations and moderations completed. Come experience true luxury and relaxation on your next trip to sunny Tampa. Easily accessible from I-275 or I-75 and conveniently located within 1 mile of Busch Gardens and USF. We offer complimentary shuttle transportation to major area attractions/businesses within a 2-mile radius. Start your day off right with our Best-4-Breakfast Menu.Whether your trip to Tampa is for business or pleasure, relax in our upgraded spacious 2-room suites with a separate living room area, mini-fridge and microwave. Travelers can stay connected with our 24-Hour Business Center, Free Wi-Fi and enjoy a satisfying meal in our Burger Theory Restaurant. Watch your favorite team or catch up on the news while viewing 1 of 6 big screen TV's. Treat yourself to our happy hour specials in our full-service lounge. On-site meeting/banquet facilities are also available. Minutes from Moffitt Cancer Center, VA Hospital, Morsani Center, Florida Hospital, MOSI and Lowry Park Zoo.Just a short drive from downtown Tampa, historic Ybor City and Tampa International Airport. Guests love our spacious, beautifully landscaped courtyard area. Tropical plants, koi pond, outdoor pool and an open view of the sun will gives you a truly relaxing atmosphere. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Tampa N - Busch Gardens Area

Address: 11310 North 30th Street, Tampa, FL 33612 (Formerly Grand Suites Hotel near Busch Gardens - USF)
Location: United States > Florida > Tampa
Price Range: $100 - $194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Tampa N - Busch Gardens Area 3*
Number of rooms: 116
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Holiday Inn And Suites Near Busch Gardens - Usf
Holiday Inn & Suites Near Busch Gardens - Usf Hotel Tampa
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