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La Quinta Inn & Suites USF (Near Busch Gardens)

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Reviewed August 3, 2015

Very nice facility. Rooms are of very nice size. furnishings are fairly well kept. Grounds are clean. Front desk staff is efficient. Dining area clean and of great size. Bed comfortable and nice pool and Jacuzzi area.

2Thank C H L
Panama City, Florida
Reviewed July 29, 2015 via mobile

Great people. Very large rooms and a nice pool. It is very close to Bush Gardens and University of South Florida. Breakfast is your standard waffeles, bagels, toast a yogurt. It is a pretty good drive to beaches, unique restaurants and nightlife.

Thank Jessica N
Long Beach, United States
Reviewed July 28, 2015

Upon check in there were multiple fast food flyers under my door and again during my stay. Why do you let outside people on the floors? On Saturday night I arrived back to the hotel at 9pm and there was a nasty wet towel in the elevator. On Sunday morning at 9am the nasty wet towel was STILL THERE! Where...

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1Thank Jeffrey B
palm bay, fl, United States
Reviewed July 24, 2015

Received a Moffitt discount for my wife's surgery. Great deal and very good service. Had to bring my dog on this trip. LQ had no problem with her being in the room and she was able to be with the pack.

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1Thank Steven M
Brandenburg, United States
Reviewed July 20, 2015

This was good hotel. I was not impressed with the rooms. The staff was very nice and helpful. Breakfast was wonderful. Overall was not bad but rooms need updating and bathrooms in room need fans. Thank you to the staff.

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Thank Annette C
Florida, United States
Reviewed July 19, 2015

I WAS THERE TO GO FOR MEDICAL CARE. I also used your hotels in New York in May and was happy with my stay. But it takes to long to get a free night! I hope that is enough to get out of the page. Thank you

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Thank Arlene B
Aventura, United States
Reviewed July 12, 2015

I stayed many times at this hotel. The last time, 3 days ago, the service, the breakfast offered, and overall for the price paid, there're best chances to save you money in another hotel in the area. They have to improve all. A/C units on rooms are terribly noisy that every time it starts will wake you up. Breakfast is...

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1Thank Enrique L
Augusta, Georgia
Reviewed July 8, 2015 via mobile

After much research, went with best available rate close to University as reviews for all hotels in the immediate area were mostly the same. Greeted with fast efficient check in even as a late arrival(11pm). Forgot to get a sleeping bag for my teens orientation so was going back out to Target (stay away from the Walmart here, yeah I...

1Thank Joey F
New York, United States
Reviewed July 5, 2015

Super clean. Spacious Room. Lots of towels. Wish there was a shower cap. Nice on the go type breakfast. Worth every penny. Needs more than one computer in the lobby though!!!! Would have like some bacon or sausage in the morning, but that's just me. Other than that, I definitely would come back to this location!

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1Thank Candice F
Apex, North Carolina
Reviewed July 4, 2015 via mobile

The facilities need some deep cleani g/updating. My first impression was a nasty elevator, but our room was fine. Great Simmons mattress, probably one of the best hotel beds we've slept in. Great price compared to others.

2Thank stclairm2014
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • 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 East Fowler Ave., Tampa, FL 33612
Location: United States > Florida > Tampa
Price Range: $108 - $166 (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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#6 Best Value Hotel in Tampa
#34 Family Hotel in Tampa
#40 Business Hotel in Tampa
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“Do not choose a room near the elevator or drink machines. Some guests tend to be noisy in the hallways no matter what floor you are on...”
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“when i book a room i always ask for the top floor...so as not to hear stumping above my head.”
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