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Vista Hotel on Lake Tarpon

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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good33%
  • Average22%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible14%
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“road noise”(9 reviews)
“towel animals”(3 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
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2 Star Hotel
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All reviewsroad noisetowel animalsaway from the roadsponge dockswaffle makerbalcony overlookingbit wornnew carpetfridge and microwavehot tubnice roomwould stay here againalligatorswaterwayfurniturefloridaupgrades
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Personally saw alligator hanging close to walkway by cement walkway on edge of canal from balcony of my room. Warned at least four guest to stay away as these are aggressive creatures who were within touching range of it. Mentioned it’s presence to front desk...More

1  Thank christine e
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here to be close to friends before cruising out of the Port of Tampa. The rooms have a balcony overlooking an inlet on Lake Tarpon, so the view was nice. Not great looking from the outside but the room was clean and large. Breakfast...More

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Response from gsmvfl182, Front Office Manager at Vista Hotel on Lake TarponResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the kind feedback we are thrilled you enjoyed your visit!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed 1 night due to business in the area. Room was clean, bed slept good, hot shower. We did not experience the breakfast as we slept in but there was fruit at counter when we checked out. A small canal runs behind hotel with view...More

1  Thank danalovesyou2
Response from gsmvfl182, Front Office Manager at Vista Hotel on Lake TarponResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the kind feedback we are thrilled you enjoyed your visit!

Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

Great room. Very clean and comfortable. Great balcony with view. Nice selection for breakfast. Great location and close to everything. Easy and fast check in with very friendly staff. Would stay again.

1  Thank Michael M
Response from gsmvfl182, Front Office Manager at Vista Hotel on Lake TarponResponded 14 June 2018

Michael, Thank you so much for such a kind review. We are thrilled you enjoyed the visit and we hope to see you back again very soon!

Reviewed 4 June 2018

I have stayed here a few times with my children and it's very much overpriced now so we will be stay at one of the more modern hotels down the road until the prices come back to reality. The breakfast is nice, facilities and rooms...More

1  Thank localguest2016
Response from gsmvfl182, Front Office Manager at Vista Hotel on Lake TarponResponded 8 June 2018

We are sorry you feel that way about our facility. We find that we offer a fairly moderate value to our guest though we are looking at ways to constantly improve our facility and add value to your visit with us. We are open to...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Outdoor pool
Hot Tub
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Price range
US$ 75 - US$ 110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 75 - US$ 110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Room & Suite (36)
Pool & Beach (5)
Dining (2)
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31 January 2018|
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Response from gsmvfl182 | Property representative |
All rooms are exterior corridors.
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Marty K
24 July 2017|
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"Alligators are not cute pets. Do not approach if seen."
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"pick one as far away from the Road as possible."
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"If you want access to the pool area, ask to be in the ‘main’ building. We were in the bldg that was far away..."
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"I would've liked a room over the arches to see the sunrise from the balcony."
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