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The Barrymore Hotel Tampa Riverwalk

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111 W Fortune St 275N Ex-44 I-4/275S Ex-45A, Tampa, FL 33602-3206
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What you can expect during your stay
  • All linens sanitized in high-temperature wash
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Floors marked for social distancing
  • Hand sanitizer available to guests & staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Contactless check-out
Updated 10/07/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Updated 10/07/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

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#52 of 182 hotels in Tampa
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The Barrymore Hotel Tampa Riverwalk is located across the street from the David A Straz, Jr. Center for the Performing Arts and beautifully situated along the scenic Tampa Riverwalk. We are located moments from from the Tampa Convention Center, Tampa Bay History Center, University of Tampa, Amalie Arena (home of the Tampa Bay Lightning hockey team), dining and entertainment at Sparkman Wharf, Port Tampa Bay and the Cruise Terminals, and less than 8 miles from Tampa International Airport. Popular attractions nearby include Armature Works & Heights Public Market, Julian B. Lane Riverfront Park, Tampa River Center, Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park, Raymond James Stadium, The Florida Aquarium, plus dining and nightlife in historic Ybor City. Amenities include all Non-Smoking Rooms featuring views of the Tampa Riverwalk or downtown Tampa on higher floors. Our property also features complimentary high speed internet throughout, a 24-hour business center, outdoor swimming pool with view of the Riverwalk, and 5,500 square feet of recently refreshed ballroom and event space. Our downtown location also offers easy access to the nearby Gulf Beaches, Busch Gardens Tampa Bay, or even Walt Disney World Orlando. We are also a pet friendly hotel, just steps from several fenced dog parks in downtown Tampa, and 4.3 miles from Davis Island dog beach. Please note that our on-site restaurant, The Continental, is temporarily closed due to COVID-19.
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Property amenities
Paid private parking on-site
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Complimentary instant cofffee
Patio
Kids stay free
Highchairs available
Parking
Wifi
Pool with view
Outdoor pool
Fence around pool
Vending machine
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Business Center with Internet Access
Conference facilities
Banquet room
Meeting rooms
24-hour security
Baggage storage
Convenience store
Sun deck
Sun umbrellas
ATM on site
First aid kit
Umbrella
24-hour check-in
24-hour front desk
Clothes dryer
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
Self-serve laundry
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Room features
Blackout curtains
Desk
Housekeeping
Interconnected rooms available
Safe
Coffee / tea maker
Cable / satellite TV
Bath / shower
Telephone
Iron
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Flatscreen TV
On-demand movies
Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
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City view
Landmark view
Non-smoking rooms
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City View
River View
Languages Spoken
English, Spanish
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justmiam wrote a review Aug 2021
California6 contributions
We booked a three night stay and the moment we walked into our room, we noticed it was filthy with leftover hair, dental floss sticks, and full of dust. The manager would not call us back and on the second day we found roaches in our room, crawling on the bed, the walls, and in the window sill. We checked out a day early and had to pay for an extra day at our next destination. Thank God they were able to accommodate us. This place is absolutely horrible, please don’t stay there.
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Date of stay: August 2021
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PRN wrote a review May 2020
Mountain Home, Arkansas105 contributions79 helpful votes
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We needed to stay in Tampa one night at the end of a short trip that mixed business with some time at the beach south of here. I highly recommend this property. Unfortunately everyone is dealing with the virus restrictions or I am sure that it would have been even better. The restaurant is closed for now so no in-house meals available. Front desk staff friendly and accommodating. Room in great condition and clean. All furnishings were up to date and in good condition. Very comfortable beds with good pillow options. We were upgraded on our room without asking. Refrigerator and coffee maker in room. Plenty of space. Bathroom modern and very clean. All of this for $98 dollars at the AAA rate. Would stay here again in a heartbeat.
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Date of stay: May 2020Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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Response from gmbarrymore, General Manager at The Barrymore Hotel Tampa Riverwalk
Responded May 26, 2020
Dear "prnmd," Good evening and greetings from the Barrymore Hotel Tampa Riverwalk! Thank you so very much for your recent patronage and wonderful feedback. Your highlights will be shared with each member of my team. We look forward to the opportunity to be of service again to you sometime in the very near future when all guest amenities, including restaurant, are fully operable... Warmest regards, Odyssey Leach General Manager
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Rick J wrote a review Aug 2021
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I visited the Barrymore to survey the facilities ahead of a large weekend event we’re planning for late October. Salina Lourenco was delightfully accommodating in setting up multiple table configurations in the ballroom for us to assess for both our convention presentations and banquet seating, allowing us to make educated decisions on exactly what we wanted for the event. We arrived earlier than planned and Salina met with us ahead of our scheduled meeting time, answered all of our questions and provided referrals for the services the hotel is unable to provide due to COVID precautions. I spent the night at the hotel and was pleased with my accommodations. We are looking forward to a wonderful event weekend in October. Thank you Salina!
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Date of stay: July 2021Trip type: Traveled on business
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Fotini C wrote a review Aug 2021
Saratoga Springs, New York159 contributions19 helpful votes
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location is ok by river walk however looks like a run down area and the hotel is very dated pictures are desiving (I usually read reviews but failed this time) We are currently here cant wait to get out. Rooms are old bed are comy think they need to do away with the yellow walls in room and halls. The bowl like sink is ok but if you are short good luck! No dinning at hotel so no breakfast need to go else where so bring something to eat. Pool open 10 to dusk. floors in the room are disgusting dont think they been mopped in ages spilled some water near toilet so wiped it up OMG it was gross LORD knows what I wiped up! Know one thing we are currently here until the 7th of Aug cant wait to leave. FYI no housekeeping if you here for 2 days so no fresh towels or coffee unless you call and NEED to ne in room to get it they wont come in to drop off........wont stay here again paid a pertty penny for this place, SO beware tomorrow can not come soon enoough
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Date of stay: August 2021
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dvorchak wrote a review Jul 2021
Beijing, China15 contributions2 helpful votes
We have been here for a couple weeks and very happy with the quality and service. Notably, I needed some office space for a half hour yesterday, and the sales and marketing team gladly offered their space for this special need. Definitely a great group of people here to serve you!
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Date of stay: July 2021
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$101 - $268 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
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FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Howard Johnson Plaza Tampa-Downtown
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NUMBER OF ROOMS
332
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Barrymore Hotel Tampa Riverwalk
Which popular attractions are close to The Barrymore Hotel Tampa Riverwalk?
Nearby attractions include Straz Center for the Performing Arts (0.09 miles), Glazer Children's Museum (0.3 miles), and Tampa Museum of Art (0.2 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at The Barrymore Hotel Tampa Riverwalk?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, a pool, and a fitness center.
Which room amenities are available at The Barrymore Hotel Tampa Riverwalk?
Top room amenities include a flat screen TV, blackout curtains, and a desk.
What food & drink options are available at The Barrymore Hotel Tampa Riverwalk?
Guests can enjoy free instant coffee during their stay.
Is parking available at The Barrymore Hotel Tampa Riverwalk?
Yes, paid private parking on-site is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to The Barrymore Hotel Tampa Riverwalk?
Conveniently located restaurants include Taps Restaurant Bar and Lounge, Franklin Manor, and Mole y Abuela.
Are there opportunities to exercise at The Barrymore Hotel Tampa Riverwalk?
Yes, guests have access to a pool and a fitness center during their stay.
Is The Barrymore Hotel Tampa Riverwalk located near the city center?
Yes, it is 0.6 miles away from the center of Tampa.
Are any cleaning services offered at The Barrymore Hotel Tampa Riverwalk?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Are pets allowed at The Barrymore Hotel Tampa Riverwalk?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.
Does The Barrymore Hotel Tampa Riverwalk offer any business services?
Yes, it conveniently offers a business center, meeting rooms, and a banquet room.