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Holiday Inn Express Tampa Fairgrounds

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8610 Elm Fair Blvd, Tampa, FL 33610-7361 See on map
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
2.5 Star accommodation
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All reviewswing housefive guys burgersroom was cleanfront deskflorida statethe seminole hard rock casinoextra pillowsthe red roof innparking lotfree breakfast isthe breakfast areahotel rooma great place to staylocation was perfectwould stay here againyogurtybor city
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent location for attending a concert at the Tampa Fairgrounds - you just walk across the cross walk. Wonderful pillows and they have blackout curtains. First time I've ever slept past sunrise in a hotel room! Hotel was very quiet - although we were there...More

Thank Tammy C
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A great location, updated rooms, friendly staff, and of course we love those pancakes. Got a chance to meet the GM Ron, and he was a delight to talk to and he had a genuine concern to ensure we enjoyed our stay. We’ll definitely be...More

Thank Cujos
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are going to the Fairgrounds this is definitely the place to stay, directly across the (fairly busy) street. Nice spacious room with a comfortable bed and pillows. The staff were very friendly and the free breakfast is way more than toast and cereal....More

Thank ScottDWelch
Reviewed July 9, 2018

The hotel is being renovated. The new rooms are very nice. I love the shades on the window because you cannot tell it is daylight out. The staff is always friendly and they are very generous with the late check outs.

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Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

So close I can toss a football from the hotel parking lot to Fairgrounds parking lot. Bought wife and sister-in-law Chris Brown concert tickets. Thank you Diane at the front desk for taking care of us. I like the renovations being done, friendly staff. Look...More

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The Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Fairgrounds/Casino is located across from the entrance of both the Florida State Fairgrounds and the Mid-Florida Credit Union Amphitheatre. We are also ...More only a half mile from the Seminole Hard Rock Casino We are conveniently located off I-4, less than 5 minutes away from I-75. If shopping is your pleasure, we are easily accessible to Brandon Town Center mall (7 miles), Westshore Mall (12 miles) and International Plaza (12 miles). With easy access to I-75, I-4, I-275, US 41 and US 301, our guests are minutes away from all area attractions and points of interests. All our rooms are NEW RENOVATED either feature one King Bed or two Queen beds. Guests can enjoy our outdoor pool, fitness center, free wireless & wired high speed Internet access, business center, and great breakfast with signature cinnamon rolls. So whether you are in the area ames Stadium, the area Beaches, Busch Gardens, or taking in an event at the Ford Amphitheater Less
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Business Center with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair access
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$108 - $224 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Holiday Inn Express Tampa/Fairgrounds/ Hotel Tampa
Holiday Inn Tampa
Tampa Holiday Inn
United States > Florida > Tampa
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March 9, 2018|
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Response from Ronald M | Property representative |
We are less then 4 miles.
October 3, 2017|
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Response from Ronald M | Property representative |
happy at this location is $35 one-time charge
October 4, 2016|
Response from Myrna N | Reviewed this property |
No, unfortunately there was not when we were there. The website said there was but hotel said they stopped in April. Not sure why. It's not far to casino so you might check out uber or a taxi.
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"Book the room with points or special rate i.e. aarp,aaa."
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"Don't go here if there is event at the fairgrounds, they charge you double or more for a room!!!!"
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"The suites are well worth the upgrade - spacious and first class."
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"Very close to the Seminole Hard Rock Casino"
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