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La Quinta Inn & Suites USF (Near Busch Gardens)

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Planatation, United States
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My child is a student at USF, and this has been the only place we have stayed while doing his move in weekend. This past trip was the 3rd time. Aside from the lack of water pressure, this place has a great location by campus, easy in & easy out, and is also pet friendly. The rate can't be beat!!!!

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Thank Bruce K
Miami, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Excellent. I was surprise because although this hotel is pet friendly, the hotel and the common areas were very clean and the hotel did not smell like animal. I was very happy with this hotel. The pool area was very nice.

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Thank Juan L
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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I just spent the weekend here (8-12-8-14-2016) We had the best time. Nicole at the front desk was FANTASTIC! There also was a housekeeper named Lydia who was just as good. We did have one little issue at the pool, Saturday we were going to go swimming only to find a dead frog in the pool, when... More 

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

Thank you for the positive feedback! Its great to know that your stay with us was as enjoyable as we hoped it would be. I'll be sure to share your fantastic comments with our housekeeping and front desk teams. They take special pride in the upkeep of our rooms and the service we provide to our guests. We will work... More 

Merritt Island, United States
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Overall on a scale from 1-10 with 10 being the best a 9.5. The employee friendliness was awesome. The location was just as awesome as well as the price. I will be staying here again as I have business with the University of South Florida. This Hotel was perfect for what I am looking for.

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

Thank you so much for the feedback. I am pleased to hear that you had an enjoyable stay. My team and I look forward to providing you with exceptional service in the future. It is our commitment to serve our guests to our best ability and hope to always exceed your expectations. We'll see you soon! Sincerely, Krista S General... More 

The Villages, FL, United States
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Convenient to USF and VA Hospital as well as a short distance from I-275 and well before clutter of Tampa traffic. Good breakfast although flavored coffee is not one of my favorites. Excellent food for supper delivered to room by local restaurant. Room was clean and comfortable.

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

Thank you for your recent stay and for taking the time to share your experience. I will share your comments with the staff, and we will continue to work toward exceeding our guests' expectations. We hope the next time you are in the area you will consider staying with us again. Sincerely, Krista S General Manager More 

Monroe, New York
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11 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for 2 nights, perfect location to visit Busch Gardens. Had a king room and it was clean and bed was comfortable. Friendly staff and it was easy to get parking. The hotel room did not have a refrigerator and microwave. but, there are bunch of nice restaurant near by.

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

Thank you so much for the positive feedback! It is great to know that your stay with us at LaQuinta Inn & Suites Tampa USF near Busch Gardens was as enjoyable as we hoped it would be. I'll be sure to share your fantastic comments with my team who takes special pride in taking care of our rooms and our... More 

Southwest Gulf Coast, Florida
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9 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have passes to Busch Gardens and live about 2 hours away, but this time we decided to stay in town for a couple of nights to enjoy the park a little more flexibly. We have a small dog so the "Pets Stay Free" policy here appealed to us since other area hotels charged $30+ per night for her. The... More 

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

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience about your stay. I have shared your comments with the team so they can work to improve on the cleanliness of the rooms as wells as the issues with the elevator and the hallways. We hope you will choose us again for your lodging needs. Sincerely, Krista S General Manager More 

Clermont, Florida
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10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel was clean and the beds were very comfortable. You certainly can't beat the price. Just across the street from USF Tampa campus. Very convenient. The rooms very very large and well appointed.

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

Your kind comments are very much appreciated! I am pleased to hear you had an enjoyable stay at our LaQuinta Inn & Suites Tampa USF near Busch Gardens. We're looking forward to having you again as our guest! Sincerely, Krista S General Manager More 

Apopka, Florida
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel rate is what brought us to La Quinta because we will be spending many nights in Tampa while my daughter goes to college. The rate I was given for family weekend is way too much for the hotel quality!!!! I don't feel it should change each time we stay with you......

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

Thank you for the feedback. I do apologize that your desired rate was not available at the time of the reservation. If you wish to discuss this matter further, please feel free to reach out to me. Sincerely, Krista S General Manager More 

Belleview, Florida
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks 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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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
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 E Fowler Ave, Tampa, FL 33612-6489
Location: United States > Florida > Tampa
Price Range: $89 - $140 (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
Hotel Style:
#9 Best Value Hotel in Tampa
#34 Family Hotel in Tampa
#40 Business Hotel in Tampa
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