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La Quinta Inn & Suites USF (Near Busch Gardens)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

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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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 July 5, 2016

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016

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 The bed mattresses where a little outdated but still slept fine.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016

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 June 22, 2016

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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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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ROGERS, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

We found our room to be large and it included a loveseat, coffee table, desk, chest of drawers. The price for the room was very good. It is in a good location near Busch Gardens and MOSI, and there are numerous restaurants and shopping nearby.

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Ocala, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

We try to always stay at La Quinta Inns when we travel, and have for years. We have always felt that the hotels or a good value. We haven't been able to travel any in the last year do my wife's health. That why we were there to go to the Moffitt Center. We hope all goes well so we... More 

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Orlando, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

Convenient to USF, Moffitt Cancer Center, and Busch Gardens. Hotel next door is currently in construction which limits entrance to Fowler Blvd only. Other than that, the location and value are good. I intend to stay there on my next trip to the area

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair access
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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 E Fowler Ave, Tampa, FL 33612-6489
Location: United States > Florida > Tampa
Price Range: $87 - $138 (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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#11 Best Value Hotel in Tampa
#34 Family Hotel in Tampa
#40 Business Hotel in Tampa
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