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La Quinta Inn & Suites USF (Near Busch Gardens)

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Belleview, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

La Quinta was convient to visiting our son. The Suites are clean. Free breakfast was good. I worked out in the gym. The pool area was shaded and the water was refreshing. Parking was not crowed. Beds were comfortable. Restaurants are near-by.

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South Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything was wonderful. The beds were comfy. The room and bathroom were big and came with everything you could need, like desk, fridge, microwave, hair dryer, coffee, and free wifi. They also serve a decent free breakfast and they sell theme park tickets at a discount! Well worth it!

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lq0977gm, General Manager at La Quinta Inn & Suites USF (Near Busch Gardens), responded to this review

Dear Jenny, Thanks for your feedback. I am pleased to hear that you had an enjoyable stay at our LaQuinta Inn & Suites Tampa USF (near Busch Gardens). It is great to hear that you were able to take advantage our our amenities including the Bright Side Breakfast and the discount ticket program for the area theme parks! My team... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The only real problem I had was that some of the power outlets were loose and I could not charge my phone in the places I really wanted to but everything else was excellent. The breakfast is good. Service good. The pool once you get out reeks on your skin and the limit is 5 ft so I couldn't really... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A pleasure staying here at LaQuinta Fowler Road. With appointments at Moffitt Cancer Institute, ,Shrinners Childrens Hospital, or the American Cancer Society you are within a short easy drive of each. Don't hesitate to use this hotel for your stay.

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lq0977gm, General Manager at La Quinta Inn & Suites USF (Near Busch Gardens), responded to this review

Thank you for your comments about your recent stay. We are pleased to hear that you had an enjoyable stay at our LaQuinta Tampa - U.S.F. (near Busch Gardens). And that our location worked perfect for you travel needs. Our team looks forward to providing you with exceptional service in the future. Sincerely, Krista S General Manager lq0977gm@lqreviews.com More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good location close to USF. Staff was friendly, breakfast good. Although, housekeeping forgot to make up our room one day and when I told someone at the front desk, they told me everyone in housekeeping had gone home. Also, stayed on third floor and it was very warm when you stepped out of the elevator. I was told the boiler... More 

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I chose the hotel because of its proximity to Moffitt Cancer Center. I was pleased when I arrived because it was only a mile away,and they give a discount if you are there for that reason. Many restaurant choices, a short drive away. The bed mattresses where a little outdated but still slept fine.

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San Angelo, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The entire staff was incredibly friendly during my stay. One particular staff member, Jose, went above and beyond to make my experience as pleasant as possible. No matter how random I thought my questions or requests were, he gladly offered to help, offering a smile and assistance. When I asked for recommendations, he gave me plenty of options and even... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We always stay at this LQ when in Tampa to visit Moffit Cancer Clinic. The service is great, the rooms are nice and the breakfast is good . We also like the proximity to things to do in Tampa. Bush Gardens, the science museum.

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5 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

Checked in late evening, it was overpriced! The room was big but dark, not all lamps in working order. The room was moldy smelling, also detected cigarette smoke. I found hair on the bathroom floor. The toilet seat was not centered or sanitized. The soap and shampoo was very sparingly distributed.(1tiny bottle) No complimentary tea or coffee packets for the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

We live about 45 minutes to an hour from Busch Gardens/Adventure Island and have passes so go often. Occasionally we decide to do other things or both parks in one day and don't want to drive back so we get a hotel. Such was the occasion when we stayed at LaQuinta. We were disappointed. The front area and lobby of... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
NEW! Flat-panel TVs with 30 channels of HD programming. Easy-access Plug-and-Play feature makes it simple to connect electronics.The beautiful La Quinta Inn & Suites U.S.F. is newly renovated and located behind Busch Gardens, adjacent to the University of South Florida (host hotel for most USF Sundome functions). There is always plenty to do here: Hard Rock Nightclub at Seminole Casino, Nightlife in Ybor City, Museum of Science and Industry, Florida Aquarium, Adventure Island, Lowry Park Zoo, Florida State Fairgrounds. Don't forget professional sporting events (baseball, football, and hockey). Walk to a variety of great restaurants, or hit the malls (International, University, West Shore). Guests at the La Quinta Inn & Suites U.S.F. are treated with a Free Bright Side BreakfastTM each morning. Enjoy the heated pool and Jacuzzi and 24-hour fitness center. Rooms are spacious and come with free high-speed Internet access and more. We are in north Tampa between I-75 and I-275, just minutes from the area's renowned Hospitals (Veterans, Cancer Center, Shriner's). ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Quinta Inn & Suites USF (Near Busch Gardens)

Address: 3701 East Fowler Ave., Tampa, FL 33612
Location: United States > Florida > Tampa
Price Range: $91 - $132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — La Quinta Inn & Suites USF (Near Busch Gardens) 2.5*
Number of rooms: 105
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Also Known As:
La Quinta Inn And Suites Usf (Near Busch Gardens)
La Quinta Inn & Suites Usf (Near Busch Gardens) Hotel Tampa
La Quinta Tampa
Tampa La Quinta
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#8 Best Value Hotel in Tampa
#34 Family Hotel in Tampa
#40 Business Hotel in Tampa
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