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Seminole Hard Rock Hotel Tampa
Ranked #34 of 163 Hotels in Tampa
Woodstock, Georgia
Level 6 Contributor
160 reviews
27 hotel reviews
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“Hardrock Hotel /Casino Tampa”
Reviewed June 13, 2013

I have enjoyed this exceptional Hotel /Casino for years.. The Hotel is 1st Class /the Casino( Most do not know this fact) is the 6th largest floor space in the World---- 3rd largest in the US. having stayed there at least 15 times , I have never been disappointed. Food-Council Oaks Steak House--WOW / Gaming .if you cannot find the Machine /Table it is not made/Special area for the Asian Players /noodle bar//Private High Limit Area away from the Crowds/free drinks there but not in the main gaming area...always something going on there Car giveaways / cash / trips/ what more could you want--oh The gripping about NOT Winning...Well as others have written..IT is Gambling Folks ...Great Personnel Great Service always wanting to make you happy---Ask for a Casino Hostess---- ask for Christina . she is the best in the Country...if you are a Slot/table Player She is more than willing as an Executive Hostess to see what she can provide to make your visit enjoyable...You will not be disappointed...Remember ---"Luck comes and goes Knowledge last's forever" Casino Player Magazine Quote

  • Stayed April 2013, traveled as a couple
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St. Augustine, Florida
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Reviewed June 12, 2013

Spent 2 days/nights there last week. Overall a very good experience. Greeted promptly by friendly Bell staff, instant valet assistance and 2 minute check-in.....Off to a very good start. Room was clean and functional although apparently all King rooms come with an "Accessible" shower area.....good for the folks who need it, but a bit wierd for those who don't, but no big deal. Spent much time in the casinos and enjoyed it. Not Vegas for sure, payouts on slots can be better and enough variety of games for me. Blackjack payout was bet plus $1 on $5 tables, would be nice if it was 1.5 x bet, but whatever. Biggest dissappointment was no free drinks. $8 for liquor, good thing we brought our own booze! Heard waitress say "There's no compitition in the area"....true, but.......Ate in the Hard Rock cafe and another smaller place...both good and not too over priced.....Anyway, our overall experience was very good and will definately go back...

  • Stayed June 2013, traveled as a couple
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Lucy S, Manager at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel Tampa, responded to this review, June 17, 2013
We always like to hear about guests having a good time here at the Seminole Hard Rock. Please come back and see us soon!
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Orlando, Florida, United States
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Reviewed June 10, 2013

The rooms are great. The slots are fun. Anyone who complains that they didn't win... that's why it's called GAMBLING!! The only complaint is the second hand smoke, some nights it's really bad. If you are going there more than once a year, make sure you sign up for the players club, the comps are awesome.

Room Tip: Stayed there 3 times in the past 2 months and always got a great room.
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  • Stayed June 2013, traveled as a couple
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Lucy S, Manager at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel Tampa, responded to this review, June 17, 2013
Comps are a great way to be able to enjoy our rooms all the time! We hope to see you soon, and don't forget about our non-smoking section of the Casino on your next visit.
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Fort Myers, Florida
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Reviewed June 6, 2013 via mobile

This is the noise we heard from 10pm - 11:30 pm or so and 8 am until check out.
The good was room was immaculate, linens crisp and clean. Bed was so comfortable, hard to want to leave. The bathroom provided nice soaps and shampoos. Tub was deep and great for a long soak.
It looks and sounded like they were going through renovations. By the time the tapping started it was late, and decided to just try and wait it out...bad idea. It could of started earlier, but we were not in the room. Ear plugs could help, but I used a sleeping pill, ear buds, and my i phone. Kind of frustrating for a pricey room.
Will return, but after renovations, or speak up about problems...which I really don't like to do.

Stayed June 2013, traveled with friends
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Lucy S, Manager at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel Tampa, responded to this review, June 17, 2013
We're so sorry to hear you were disturbed by the construction noise in our Hotel tower. Please notify us immediately in the future so we can rectify the problem.
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NYC Metro
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Reviewed June 6, 2013

I've been to the Hard Rock in Tampa no fewer than six times over the past four years (most recently in early June 2013). I enjoy the facility, and the staff are very friendly, helpful and courteous. The Hard Rock has two major pitfalls:

1. The second hand smoke throughout the casino, bars, restaurants, and hotel can be unbearable. When the facility first opened, it didn't seem so bad. On my last trip, it had me limiting my time in the casino. Even the fitness center smelled of cigarette smoke!

2. Having to pay for drinks while gambling is obnoxious, at best.

I'm hopeful that some of the money reportedly going toward continuing to expand and upgrade the Hard Rock will go into improved air handling equipment.

  • Stayed June 2013, traveled solo
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Reviewed June 6, 2013 via mobile

My hubby and I really enjoyed our stay. The level of service we received from check in to check out was amazing. Every staff member made an impact on us, wish I could remember everyone's name. The only Name I remember is Margarita the receptionist that checked us out was awesome. Great Customer Service. I would strongly reccomend this property to family and friends. Rooms are very clean.

  • Stayed June 2013
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Yalaha, Florida
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Reviewed June 3, 2013

My husband and I went to Tampa Hard Rock to celebrate our anniversary and it was the best time ever. Staff was VERY friendly. Hotel and rooms were VERY clean. The only thing I was taken back by was the fact that we were gambling the drinks are a fortune. I always that that if you were gambling the drinks were free. Wonderful time!! Will go back often and soon.

  • Stayed June 2013, traveled as a couple
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Lucy S, Manager at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel Tampa, responded to this review, June 17, 2013
We are so happy you decided to spend your Anniversary with us! Next time please see any one of your Slot Hosts to see if you are eligible for free drinks while gambling on the floor.
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Property: Seminole Hard Rock Hotel Tampa
Address: 5223 Orient Rd, Tampa, FL 33610-4114
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Location: United States > Florida > Tampa
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Casino and Gambling Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#3 Spa Hotel in Tampa
#5 Luxury Hotel in Tampa
#19 Romantic Hotel in Tampa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Seminole Hard Rock Hotel Tampa 4*
Number of rooms: 240
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Don't settle for just any Tampa hotel; give yourself the full rock star treatment at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa. The 12-story AAA Four Diamond hotel features luxury amenities, including a newly renovated Rock Spa and VIP services galore. The hotel also offers a valet service or free, self-parking. We welcome reviews about the hotel experience, but we do have a casino and amenity specific page so be sure to leave your review on the right page so we can best respond to your comments. ... more   less 
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